One Word Substitutes - Verbal Ability Questions Part 5

Directions: In the questions below, out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences and mark the correct answer.

22. Shortened form of a word or phrase is called -

a. Short cut
b. Short form
c. Short hand
d. Abbreviation

Answer: d. Abbreviation

23. First speech by someone -

a. Debut
b. Stoic
c. Maiden
d. Volunteer

Answer: c. Maiden

24. Someone who is new to a trade or profession -

a. Pauper
b. Novice
c. Neophyte
d. Stoic

Answer: b. Novice