Sentence Completion – Exercise – 1

1. The ………….. rumors did a great deal of damage, even though they turned out to be false.

(a) bemused
(b) prosaic
(c) apocryphal
(d) ebullient

Answer
Answer : (c)
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2. She reached the ……… of her career with her fourth novel, which won the Pulitzer Prize.

(a) harbinger
(b) apogee
(c) metamorphosis
(d) dictum

Answer
Answer : (b)
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3. The soldiers received a military ………. to inspect all their vehicles before traveling.

(a) allotment
(b) dominion
(c) affectation
(d) mandate

Answer
Answer : (d)
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4. The ……… sound of the radiator as it released steam became an increasingly annoying distraction.

(a) sibilant
(b) scintillating
(c) diverting
(d) sinuous

Answer
Answer : (a)
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5. In such a small office setting, the office manager found he had ………. responsibilities that required knowledge in a variety of different areas.

(a) heedless
(b) complementary
(c) mutual
(d) manifold

Answer
Answer : (d)
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