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118.

Harassed by repeated acts of injustice. he decided to put his foot down.
A.     not to yield
B.     resign
C.     to accept the proposal unconditionally
D.     withdraw
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option A

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119.

The class could not keep a straight face on hearing the strange pronunciation of the new teacher.
A.     remain silent    B.     remain serious
C.     remain mute    D.     remain disturbed
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option B

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120.

The parliamentary inquiry into the Bofors deal did not bring to light any startling facts.
A.     Prove    B.     Probe
C.     Highlight    D.     Disclose
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option D

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121.

His speech went down well with the majority of the audience.
A.     found acceptance with
B.     was attentively listened to by
C.     was appreciated by
D.     was applauded by
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option C

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122.

Rohit has bitten off more than he chew.
A.     Is trying to do much
B.     Is very greedy
C.     Is always hungry
D.     Has little regard for others
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123.

The detective left no stone unturned to trace the culprit.
A.     took no pains
B.     did very irrelevant things
C.     resorted to illegitimate practices
D.     used all available means
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option D

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124.

The authorities took him to task for his negligence.
A.     gave him additional work    B.     suspended his assignment
C.     reprimanded him    D.     forced him to resign
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option C

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125.

In spite of the immense pressure exerted by the militants, the Government has decided not to give in.
A.     accede    B.     yield
C.     oblige    D.     confirm
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option B

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126.

Their business is now on its last legs.
A.     About to fructify    B.     About to perish
C.     About to produce results    D.     About to take off
Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option B

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