Thursday, May 31, 2007

009. The young bull has been sold in the market ...

1. The young bull has been sold in the market for sixty dollars.
(1) calf
(2) fawn
(3) cub
(4) filly

2. Joe finally admitted that he had broken the vase.
(1) argued
(2) denied
(3) realized
(4) confessed

3. The young pig is playful and cute.
(1) parr
(2) tadpole
(3) piglet
(4) nestling

4. The young mosquito is growing well in the pond.
(1) wriggler
(2) nestling
(3) maggot
(4) nymph

5. The mother hawk watches over the young hawk and protects it.
(1) joey
(2) leveret
(3) bowet
(4) heifer

6. I caught a young fish with my fishing-net last evening.
(1) filly
(2) squab
(3) fry
(4) nymph

7. The female sheep will be presented to the landlord as a gift.

(1) fawn
(2) ewe
(3) filly
(4) calf

8. The young swan follows the mother wherever the latter goes.
(1) fawn
(2) duckling
(3) squab
(4) cygnet

9. The place where Jews worship is next to the national theater.
(1) asylum
(2) synagogue
(3) tepee
(4) monastery

10. The canteen serves hot and cold drinks such as milk, tea and coffee.

(1) beverages
(2) waters
(3) snacks
(4) soups

11. Bobby knelt down and asked Mary to marry him.

(1) answered his calling
(2) at each other's throats
(3) asked for her hand
(4) gave her his word

12. I bought these clothes on a sudden urge.

(1) passion
(2) wish
(3) pressure
(4) impulse

13. When did the event occur ?

(1) come
(2) happen
(3) appear
(4) pass

14. You are not required by law or agreement to attend the meeting.
(1) obliged
(2) obedient
(3) forced
(4) opted


15. He fought the war with great fortitude.
(1) experience
(2) pain
(3) fear
(4) determination

16. The old man is leading a miserable and wretched life.
(1) pig's
(2) donkey's
(3) dog's
(4) rat's

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