Competitive Exams: Sentence Completion Questions (Practice_Test 15 of 31)

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  1. The success of business venture ________ his expectations; he never thought that the firm would prosper.
    1. confirmed
    2. belied
    3. nullified
    4. fulfilled
    5. ratified
  2. For centuries there was no ________ between their descendents; in fact ________ strife continued until modern times.
    1. peace-internecine
    2. hostility-intermittent
    3. malevolence-intense
    4. amity-contrived
    5. difference-feudal
  3. The journalist ________ the efforts of drug squad to control drug peddling, claiming that they had actually ________ the problem.
    1. commended-increased
    2. lauded-intensified
    3. decried-solved
    4. deprecated-exacerbated
    5. noted-caused
  4. Since the Romans failed to ________ the tribes in Northern Britain, they built a wall to ________ the tribes.
    1. conquer-alienate
    2. impress-intimidate
    3. subjugate-exclude
    4. pacify-enrage
    5. neutralize-barricade
  5. The professor became increasingly ________ in later years, flying into a rage whenever he was opposed.
    1. taciturn
    2. voluble
    3. subdued
    4. contrite
    5. irascible
  6. Although the deep sea has a typically ________ fauna, near vents in the sea bed where warm water emerges live remarkable densities of invertebrates and fish.
    1. verdant
    2. unique
    3. lush
    4. pallid
    5. sparse

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