English Lessons from General Knowledge Today
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1.Things were different ______ I was young.
1. Somebody who is between 80 and 89 years old
Answer : Octogenarian
2. Person who is between 70 and 79 years old
Answer : Septuagenarian
3. A boy or girl between the ages of 13 and 19
Answer : Teenager
Questions (A, B, C, D, E)Answer : Pick out the word synonymous with the one in the sentence given below.
1. A. After the dismal show the caption resigned his job.
(a) poor (b) sorrowful (c) minimum (d)...
Find the word comes closest in meaning
a. Exculpate b. Reign
c. Accuse d. Free
a. Appease b. Hassle
c. Aggravate d. Annoy
a. Credit b. Blame
c. Castigate d. Respect
Direct Speach to Indirect Speech Exercises –
Here are some specific exercises to practice on
1.He said, ?I wish to learn English?.
Answer : He said that he wished to learn English
2.The old man exclaimed,...
1.Government of a country by a small group of people, especially a hereditary nobility
2.One who believes in anarchy
3.The absence of any formal system of government in a society
WADA: World Anti-Doping Agency
WAP: Wireless Application Protocol
WAVE: Wireless Access for Virtual Enterprise
WDF: Wasteland Development Force
WEF: World Economic Forum
WFP: World Food Programme
VAT: Value-added Tax
VC: Vice-Chancellor; Vice Counsel; Victoria Cross; Vir Chakra
VDIS: Voluntary Disclosure of Income Scheme
VHRR: Very High Resolution Radiometer
VIP: Very Important Person
UAE: United Arab Emirates
UAV: Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
UF: United Front
UFO: Unidentified Flying Object
UGC: University Grants Commission
ULFA: United Liberation Front of Assam
UN: United Nations
TA: Travelling Allowance; Territorial Army
TAAI: Travel Agents Association of India
TACDE: Tactics and Air Combat Development Establishment
TADA: Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act
SAARC: South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation
SAFTA: South Asian Free Trade Area
SAIL: Steel Authority of India Limited
SAPTA: SAARC Preferential Trading Agreement
SARS: Severe Acute Respiratory...