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Online One Word Substitution Quiz Set No - 5

Questions have been taken from previous years English questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

41) A man who does not know how to read or write
A) Learned
B) Illiterate
C) Poor
D) Dumb

42) A man who knows a lot about things like food, music and art
A) Veteran
B) Humanist
C) Acrobat
D) Connoisseur

43) A man who waste his money on luxury
A) Extravagant
B) Extempore
C) Thrifty
D) Miser

44) A man with abnormal habits
A) Lunatic
B) Eccentric
C) Absurd
D) Profane

45) A medicine to nullify the effect of poison
A) Antidote
B) Antibody
C) Antigen
D) Antibiotic

46) A method which never fails
A) Boon
B) Verbatim
C) Paradigm
D) Infallible

47) A mild or indirect expression substituted for an offensive or harsh one
A) Wriggle
B) Sacrilege
C) Euphemism
D) Linguist

48) A mournful poem or a song
A) Epic
B) Elegy
C) Ode
D) Hymn

49) A narrow stretch of land connecting two large bodies of land
A) Peninsula
B) Island
C) Strait
D) Isthmus

50) A notice of a person's death
A) Obituary
B) Observatory
C) Ablution
D) Death Warrant