Verbal Ability Test Questions

Q.  Complete the following sentences with the most appropriate words/phrases with reference to grammar, idioms, proverbs and syntax.

He …….. a challenge.


a. gave me
b. asked me to
c. threw me
d. made me


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MCQs:  Choose the word closest in meaning to the given word Revivify
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MCQs:  Choose the word closest in meaning to the given word, Align
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MCQs:  The given sentence is in active/ passive voice. Change the voice of the sentence. Select the correct option from the sentence below. She has preserved all the old letters of her dead lover.
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