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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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MALAPROPISM : WORDS

A. Anachronism : Time

B. Ellipsis : Sentence

C. Jinjanthropism : Apes

D. Catechism : Religion

Correct Answer :

A. Anachronism : Time


Malapropism means comical confusion of words, similarly anachronism is related to time, ellipsis is a kind of punctuation. Catechism is a series of questions.

Related Questions

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ROCK : MARBLE : :

A. Ebony : Ivory

B. Woods : Mahogany

C. Scissors : Glue

D. Wings : Bird

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TRAITOR : COUNTRY : :

A. Potentate : Kingdom

B. Bureaucrat : Government

C. Apostate : Religion

D. Tailor : Law

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STYGIAN: DARK : :

A. Abysmal : Low

B. Cogent: Contentious

C. Fortuitous : Accidental

D. Cataclysmic : Doomed

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PREHISTORIC : MEDIEVAL : :

A. Akbar : British

B. Present : Future

C. Shakespeare : Tennyson

D. Colossus : Elephant

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INVESTMENT : SOUND : :

A. Technique : Inept

B. Physique : Sturdy

C. Fabric : Silk

D. Intellect : Noble

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MITIGATE : PUNISHMENT : :

A. Place: placement

B. Change: order

C. Monotonous: change

D. Alleviate: pain

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POLLYANNA: OPTIMISM

A. Diehard : Resistance

B. Environmentalist : Pollution

C. Malingerer : Illness

D. Reactionary : Change

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CONTIGUOUS : ABUT : :

A. Possible: Occur

B. Synthetic: Create

C. Simultaneous: Coincide

D. Constant: Stabilise

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CICERONE: SIGHTSEER

A. Understudy : Actor

B. Audio : Video

C. Baedeker : Tourist

D. Mentor : Guidance

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SNAKE : REPTILE : :

A. Snake : Cobra

B. Bird : Mammal

C. Wasp : Insect

D. Iion : Amphibian

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LOUD : STENTORIAN : :

A. Mild : Noisy

B. Painful : Prickly

C. Adjective : Descriptive

D. Bright : Resplendent

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SAIL : SHIP : :

A. Propeller : Dog

B. Radar : Satellite

C. Hydrogen : Balloon

D. Accelerator : Car

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ERROR: INFALLIBLE : :

A. Emotion : Invulnerable

B. Defect : Intolerable

C. Flaw: Impeccable

D. Cure : Irreversible

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TORCH : LIBERTY : :

A. Laws : Court

B. Scales : Justice

C. Balance : Equity

D. Weights : Measure

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Actor is to Thespian as Harlequin is to :

A. Conjuror

B. Hypnotist

C. Comedian

D. Buskar

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TRIANGLE : HEXAGON

A. Cone : Sphere

B. Rectangle : Octagon

C. Pentagon : Heptagon

D. Angle : Quadrilateral

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SECRET : CLANDESTINE : :

A. Overt : Furtive

B. Covert : Stealthy

C. Open : Close

D. News : Rumour

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SAPLING : TREE : :

A. Puppy : Dog

B. Canine : Feline

C. Cat : Lion

D. Poodle : Terrier

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PREMISE : CONCLUSION

A. Assumption : Inference

B. Hypothesis : Theory

C. Knowledge : Ideas

D. Brand : Marketing

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POETRY : PROSE : :

A. Stanza : Chapter

B. Art : Fiction

C. Clause: Sentence

D. Novel: Variation

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INSIPID : PIQUANT : :

A. Relish: spice

B. Tasty: bland

C. Sweet: dessert

D. Flat: spicy

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WATER : TIP : :

A. Professor : tenure

B. Pharmacist : prescription

C. Bank teller : interest

D. Sales person : commission

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SORROW : DEATH : :

A. Laugh : Cry

B. Happiness: Birth

C. Fear: Hate

D. Confusion: Anger

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BEWILDERMENT : CONFUSION : :

A. Bursa : sack

B. Bewitched : alliteration

C. Fantod : nervousness

D. Coracle : lodestar

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MAMMAL : COW ::

A. Woods : Tree

B. School : Fish

C. Reptile : Snake

D. Tusk : Elephant

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LIBERTINE : IMMORALITY : :

A. Victim : depravation

B. Miser : selfishness

C. Altruist : selflessness

D. Policeman : law

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PARADIGM : PATTERN

A. Skeleton : Flesh

B. Method : System

C. Plant : Genus

D. Dinosaur : Tyrannosaurus

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SAUNTER : STROLL : :

A. Amble : path

B. Gyrate : twist

C. Perambulate : walk

D. Baby carriage : walk

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ADMONISHMENT : CASTIGATION ::

A. Anxiety : Fear

B. Perjury : Corruption

C. Provocation : Instigation

D. Peccadillo : Sin

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FAKE : GENUINENESS ::

A. Flawless : Perfection

B. Nebulous : Definition

C. Deceitful : Intent

D. Amoral : Wicked