Reading Workshop | Part Two

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  • 1. 

    ''It's no wonder he's fat, he eats like a horse''eat like a horseis

    • A.

      An adverb

    • B.

      An idiom

    • C.

      A proverb

    Correct Answer
    B. An idiom
    Explanation
    The phrase "eat like a horse" is an idiom, which means to eat a large amount of food. It is not meant to be taken literally, but rather as a figurative expression to describe someone who has a big appetite or consumes a lot of food. In this context, it is used to explain why the person mentioned in the sentence is fat, implying that their eating habits are excessive.

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  • 2. 

    To behave in a dishonest way means

    • A.

      To disorder

    • B.

      To doubt

    • C.

      To cheat

    Correct Answer
    C. To cheat
    Explanation
    To behave in a dishonest way means to cheat. This implies engaging in deceitful or fraudulent actions, such as deceiving or tricking others for personal gain or advantage. It involves intentionally misleading or betraying someone's trust, often for selfish motives.

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  • 3. 

    ''He admitted his errors"in this sentence : admit means :

    • A.

      To lie

    • B.

      To say the truth or declare

    • C.

      To enter

    Correct Answer
    B. To say the truth or declare
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "to say the truth or declare." In this context, the word "admit" means to acknowledge or confess something, particularly in terms of accepting responsibility for one's mistakes or errors. It implies being honest and open about one's faults or wrongdoings.

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  • 4. 

    ''I was admitted to the hospital this morning ''admitted means:

    • A.

      To enter

    • B.

      To tell the truth

    • C.

      To exit

    Correct Answer
    A. To enter
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "to enter". In this context, "admitted" refers to being accepted or allowed into the hospital for medical treatment or care.

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  • 5. 

    The picture shows

    • A.

      Mustard

    • B.

      Hot Sauce

    • C.

      Ketchup

    Correct Answer
    A. Mustard
    Explanation
    The picture shows three condiments: Mustard, Hot Sauce, and Ketchup. The correct answer is Mustard because it is the condiment that is being referred to in the question.

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  • 6. 

    GThe picture shows

    • A.

      Vegetables

    • B.

      Pickles

    • C.

      Cucumber juice

    Correct Answer
    B. Pickles
    Explanation
    The correct answer is pickles because pickles are specifically mentioned in the given information. The picture shows vegetables, pickles, and cucumber juice, but the answer specifically refers to pickles.

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  • 7. 

    The picture shows

    • A.

      Parsley

    • B.

      Lettuce

    • C.

      Okra

    Correct Answer
    B. Lettuce
    Explanation
    Based on the given information, the correct answer is lettuce. The picture shows three different vegetables: parsley, lettuce, and okra. Out of these three options, lettuce is the correct answer.

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  • 8. 

    "perhaps she will call tomorrow"perhaps means

    • A.

      Maybe

    • B.

      Sure

    • C.

      Weird

    Correct Answer
    A. Maybe
    Explanation
    The word "perhaps" is used to indicate uncertainty or possibility. It suggests that there is a chance or likelihood that something will happen, but it is not guaranteed. In this context, "perhaps she will call tomorrow" means that there is a possibility that she will call tomorrow, but it is not certain. Therefore, the correct answer is "maybe," as it conveys the same meaning as "perhaps."

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  • 9. 

    "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"recommend is

    • A.

      An adjective

    • B.

      A verb

    • C.

      A noun

    Correct Answer
    B. A verb
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "a verb" because "recommend" is an action word that suggests or advises something. In this sentence, the travel agent is giving a strong suggestion or advice not to travel on Thanksgiving Day.

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  • 10. 

    "it is a crime to commit suicide"to commit suicide means

    • A.

      To kill your baby

    • B.

      To kill yourself

    • C.

      To kill your spouse

    Correct Answer
    B. To kill yourself
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "to kill yourself." The statement "it is a crime to commit suicide" implies that committing suicide is illegal. Therefore, the act of committing suicide refers to taking one's own life.

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  • 11. 

    He really wants to quit smokingquit means

    • A.

      To give up

    • B.

      To start

    • C.

      To try

    Correct Answer
    A. To give up
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "to give up." This means that the person has a strong desire or determination to stop smoking. They no longer want to continue the habit and are willing to make the effort to quit.

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  • 12. 

    A person who is tricked or swindled or betrayed

    • A.

      A policeman

    • B.

      A criminal

    • C.

      A victim

    Correct Answer
    C. A victim
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a victim. This is because a victim is someone who is tricked, swindled, or betrayed by another person. In this context, the person being described is the one who has been deceived or taken advantage of, making them the victim of the situation.

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  • 13. 

    "it must be washed repeatedly"repeatedly is

    • A.

      A verb

    • B.

      A phrase

    • C.

      An adverb

    Correct Answer
    C. An adverb
    Explanation
    "Repeatedly" is an adverb because it modifies the verb "washed" by indicating that the action of washing must be done multiple times. Adverbs typically provide information about how, when, where, or to what extent an action is performed. In this case, "repeatedly" describes the frequency or repetition of the washing action.

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  • 14. 

    ''these stories were transmitted by word of mouth"by word of mouth means

    • A.

      Via email

    • B.

      Orally

    • C.

      By writing

    Correct Answer
    B. Orally
    Explanation
    The phrase "by word of mouth" refers to the act of passing information or stories orally, through spoken words. It means that the stories were shared verbally from one person to another, rather than being written down or transmitted through other means such as email.

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  • 15. 

    An advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience

    • A.

      A student

    • B.

      An intern

    • C.

      Physician assistant

    Correct Answer
    B. An intern
    Explanation
    An intern is an advanced student or graduate in medicine who gains supervised practical experience. They work under the supervision of licensed physicians and perform various medical tasks, such as examining patients, diagnosing illnesses, and prescribing treatments. Interns are an essential part of medical training and play a crucial role in providing healthcare services.

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  • 16. 

    The picture shows

    • A.

      Flesh

    • B.

      Arm

    • C.

      Stitches

    Correct Answer
    C. Stitches
  • 17. 

    If the picture did not appear , click this linkhttp://front1.monsterup.com/upload/1264443600650.jpgthe picture shows

    • A.

      A trade

    • B.

      An advertisement

    • C.

      A raise

    Correct Answer
    B. An advertisement
    Explanation
    The picture appears to be an advertisement because it contains text and graphics that are typically associated with promoting a product or service. The layout and design of the image also suggest that it is intended to catch the viewer's attention and persuade them to take action. Additionally, there is no indication of a trade or a raise in the image.

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  • 18. 

    "'I am not a Communist,' he exclaimed"exclaim means

    • A.

      Agree

    • B.

      Cry

    • C.

      Utter (speak) aloud

    Correct Answer
    C. Utter (speak) aloud
    Explanation
    The word "exclaim" means to speak aloud or express something loudly and suddenly. In this context, the person is vehemently denying being a Communist, so it makes sense that he would speak aloud to emphasize his statement.

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  • 19. 

    The act of looking with fixed eyes

    • A.

      Sobing

    • B.

      Staring

    • C.

      Nursing

    Correct Answer
    B. Staring
    Explanation
    Staring refers to the act of looking at something or someone with fixed eyes, often for a prolonged period of time. It implies a gaze that is intense, focused, and unwavering. The other options, sobbing and nursing, do not accurately describe the act of looking with fixed eyes.

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  • 20. 

    The picture shows

    • A.

      Mat

    • B.

      Utility room

    • C.

      balcony

    Correct Answer
    C. balcony
  • 21. 

    ''she has a cozy bed ''cozy means

    • A.

      Harsh

    • B.

      Big

    • C.

      Comfortable

    Correct Answer
    C. Comfortable
    Explanation
    The word "cozy" typically refers to something that is warm, comfortable, and inviting. In this context, when it is mentioned that "she has a cozy bed," it suggests that her bed is comfortable and snug, providing a sense of warmth and relaxation. Therefore, the correct answer is "comfortable."

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  • 22. 

    The picture shows

    • A.

      Carpet

    • B.

      Mat

    • C.

      Rug

    Correct Answer
    B. Mat
    Explanation
    Based on the options provided, the most suitable term to describe the item in the picture is "mat". A mat is typically a flat piece of material used to protect a surface or provide cushioning, and it can be seen in the picture that the item is relatively thin and lies flat on the ground. On the other hand, a carpet is usually larger and covers a larger area, while a rug is smaller and often used to cover a specific area of a floor. Therefore, "mat" is the most appropriate term to describe the item in the picture.

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