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For each of the following questions select the answer pair that expresses a relationship most similar to that expressed in the capitalised pair.

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INTERLUDE : REST

A. Vacation : Work

B. Retirement : Retreat

C. Sabbatical : Freedom

D. Intermission : Respite

Correct Answer :

B. Retirement : Retreat


Interlude is the period of rest. Similarly, Retirement is the period of retreat (a period of time when one stops his usual activities and goes to a quiet place for prayer and thought).

Related Questions

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LOVE : AFFECTION

A. Happiness : Joy

B. Amity : Harmony

C. Enemy : Hatred

D. Sorrow : Misery

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AUTHOR : MANUSCRIPT : :

A. Optician : spectacles

B. Engineer : bridge

C. Architect : blueprint

D. Doctor : stethoscope

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TORCH : LIBERTY : :

A. Laws : Court

B. Scales : Justice

C. Balance : Equity

D. Weights : Measure

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STYGIAN: DARK : :

A. Abysmal : Low

B. Cogent: Contentious

C. Fortuitous : Accidental

D. Cataclysmic : Doomed

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SOUND : DECIBEL ::

A. Earthquake : Tremors

B. Noise : Intensity

C. Light : Radiance

D. Length : Metres

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BOTANY : PLANTS ::

A. Geology : Earth

B. Stars : Astronomy

C. Teacher : Class

D. Disease : Etiology

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BARGE : VESSEL : :

A. Shovel : Instrument

B. Book : Anthology

C. Rim : Edge

D. Training : Preparation

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UNHAPPY : MISERABLE : :

A. Vocal : Quiet

B. Mournful : Oblivious

C. Passionate : Appreciative

D. Content : Euphoric

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INTERLUDE : REST

A. Vacation : Work

B. Retirement : Retreat

C. Sabbatical : Freedom

D. Intermission : Respite

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LYING : PERJURY : :

A. Statement : Testimony

B. Seeing : Observing

C. Taking : Stealing

D. Eating : Dining

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LARGE : GARGANTUAN:

A. Emaciated: Thin

B. Wise: Machiavellian

C. Obese: Stout

D. Small: Tiny

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UMPIRE : GAME : :

A. Chef : Banquet

B. Legislator : Election

C. Moderator : Debate

D. Prodigy : Wonder

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PRAISE : EXTOL : :

A. Stuff: cram

B. Hurry : run

C. Insure : rely

D. Dislike : loathe

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INCUBATOR : INFANT : :

A. Cooler : Wine

B. Archives : Document

C. Hive : Bee

D. Greenhouse : Plant

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LORRY : TRUCK : :

A. Torch : Light

B. Motor : Car

C. Coal : Coke

D. Petrol : Gasoline

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SEETHE : ANGER : :

A. Chortle : distress

B. Snarl : confusion

C. Fidget : uneasiness

D. Waddle : embarrassment

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LOYALTY : TRAITOR : :

A. Truthfulness : Liar

B. Hope : Optimist

C. Diligence : Worker

D. Understanding : Sage

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BULL : BUYS ::

A. Wolf : Defrauds

B. Lion : Brokers

C. Tiger : Speculates

D. Bear : Sells

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ROCK : MARBLE : :

A. Ebony : Ivory

B. Woods : Mahogany

C. Scissors : Glue

D. Wings : Bird

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MITIGATE : PUNISHMENT : :

A. Place: placement

B. Change: order

C. Monotonous: change

D. Alleviate: pain

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INSIPID : PIQUANT : :

A. Relish: spice

B. Tasty: bland

C. Sweet: dessert

D. Flat: spicy

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Venom is to Toxin as Venial is to :

A. Venal

B. Maleficence

C. Dislike

D. GallHints

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RACISM : APARTHEID

A. Sexism : Chauvinism

B. Parochialism : Linguism

C. Nationalism : Identity

D. Communalism : Religion

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BRAVE : VALOUR : :

A. Look : See

B. Cynic : Doubt

C. Man : Management

D. Thief : Victim

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TEPID : HOT : :

A. Winter : Summer

B. Pat : Slap

C. Storm : Rain

D. Topple : Tumble

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OVATION : APPLAUSE : :

A. Grief : Loss

B. Rout : Defeat

C. Triumph : Failure

D. Pathway : Ruin

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BEWILDERMENT : CONFUSION : :

A. Bursa : sack

B. Bewitched : alliteration

C. Fantod : nervousness

D. Coracle : lodestar

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CACOPHONOUS : HARMONIOUS : :

A. Beauty: peace

B. Bellicose: pacific

C. Tempestuous: stormy

D. Considerate: sympathetic

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HANDCUFFS : PRISONER : :

A. Shoes : Feet

B. Leash: Dog

C. Tail: Kite

D. Ring: Finger

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SAIL : SHIP : :

A. Propeller : Dog

B. Radar : Satellite

C. Hydrogen : Balloon

D. Accelerator : Car