Term 3 Senior Ovp#4

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 51

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Term 3 Senior Ovp#4

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The embattled troops were eventually overcome by ___ after days of continual fighting. 
    • A. 

      Boredom

    • B. 

      Fatigue

    • C. 

      Despair

    • D. 

      Fear

  • 2. 
    The corrupt official absolutely has no ___ about exploiting the poor peasants to enrich himself. 
    • A. 

      Doubt

    • B. 

      Pangs

    • C. 

      Care

    • D. 

      Qualms

  • 3. 
    Have you experienced ___ at the end of a gruelling race?
    • A. 

      Exhaustion

    • B. 

      Lethargy

    • C. 

      Laziness

    • D. 

      Sleepiness

  • 4. 
    The ___ workers were instigated to go on strike. 
    • A. 

      Dejected

    • B. 

      Disgusted

    • C. 

      Disgruntled

    • D. 

      Placid

  • 5. 
    Annie is still ___ about whether she should accept the overseas posting. 
    • A. 

      Doubtful

    • B. 

      Tormented

    • C. 

      Perturbed

    • D. 

      Bemused

  • 6. 
    Howard did not show any ___ for having betrayed his good friend and causing his downfall. 
    • A. 

      Contrition

    • B. 

      Enthusiasm

    • C. 

      Inhibition

    • D. 

      Dilemma

  • 7. 
    Mrs Gordon was ___ by the news of the plane crash which killed her husband and her son. 
    • A. 

      Flustered

    • B. 

      Stunned

    • C. 

      Devastated

    • D. 

      Amazed

  • 8. 
    Mr Benson’s ___ is understandable as he has had a long and hard day at the office. 
    • A. 

      Grouchiness

    • B. 

      Irritation

    • C. 

      Harassment

    • D. 

      Contrition

  • 9. 
    Hannah was deeply ___ by the news of her father’s arrest and impending trial.
    • A. 

      Perplexed

    • B. 

      Downcast

    • C. 

      Harried

    • D. 

      Distressed

  • 10. 
    Hope eventually gave way to ___ when the graduate failed to secure a job after countless applications and interviews. 
    • A. 

      Despondency

    • B. 

      Optimism

    • C. 

      Empathy

    • D. 

      Sympathy

  • 11. 
    The ___ price increases in water and electricity caused a public outcry. 
    • A. 

      Unforeseen

    • B. 

      Unexpected

    • C. 

      Unprecedented

  • 12. 
    The victim’s bloodcurdling screams sent ___ down my spine. 
    • A. 

      Quivers

    • B. 

      Shivers

    • C. 

      Tremors

  • 13. 
    The proposal has been ___ approved by the sub-committee. 
    • A. 

      Anonymously

    • B. 

      Wholly

    • C. 

      Unanimously

  • 14. 
    Time and again, the ___ has managed to elude the police. 
    • A. 

      Prey

    • B. 

      Quarry

    • C. 

      Victim

  • 15. 
    They had ___ their enemy and subsequently suffered a humiliating defeat. 
    • A. 

      Underestimated

    • B. 

      Understated

    • C. 

      Underrated

  • 16. 
    His outright ___ of the crime immediately aroused the suspicion of the police. 
    • A. 

      Denial

    • B. 

      Objection

    • C. 

      Rejection

  • 17. 
    As the floor situation worsened, the villagers were ___ from the affected area to a school some distance away. 
    • A. 

      Removed

    • B. 

      Evicted

    • C. 

      Evacuated

  • 18. 
    Enid Blyton had written many books.  Indeed she was such a/an ___ writer. 
    • A. 

      Profuse

    • B. 

      Prolific

    • C. 

      Abundant

  • 19. 
    The government is alarmed at the ___ of population increase among the poor in the country. 
    • A. 

      Number

    • B. 

      Rate

    • C. 

      Speed

  • 20. 
    The mob ___ on the arrival of the riot police. 
    • A. 

      Dispersed

    • B. 

      Scattered

    • C. 

      Stampeded

Back to Top Back to top