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ICICI PAPER ON 8th AUGUST 2008

Interview Placement Paper Pattern

1. Depreciation: deflation, depression, devaluation, fall, slump 
2. Deprecate : feel and express disapproval, 
3. Incentive : thing one encourages one to do (stimulus) 
4. Echelon : level of authority or responsibility 
5. Innovation : make changes or introduce new things 
6. Intermittent : externally stopping and then starting 
7. Detrimental: harmful 
8. Conciliation : make less angry or more friendly 
9. Orthodox: conventional or traditional, superstitious 
10. Fallible : liable to error 
11. Volatile : ever changing 
12. Manifest: clear and obvious 
13. Connotation : suggest or implied meaning of expression 
14. Reciprocal: reverse or opposite 
15. Agrarian : related to agriculture 
16. Vacillate : undecided or dilemma 
17. Expedient : fitting proper, desirable 
18. Simulate : produce artificially resembling an existing one. 
19. Access : to approach 
20. Compensation: salary 
21. Truncate : shorten by cutting 
22. Adherence : stick 
23. Heterogeneous: non similar things 
24. Surplus : excessive 
25. Assess : determine the amount or value 
26. Cognizance : knowledge 
27. Retrospective : review 
28. Naive : innocent, rustic 
29. Equivocate : tallying on both sides, lie, mislead 
30. Postulate : frame a theory 
31. Latent : dormant, secret 
32. Fluctuation : wavering, 
33. Eliminate : to reduce 
34. Affinity : strong liking 
35. Expedite : hasten 
36. Console : to show sympathy 
37. Adversary : opposition 
38. Affable : lovable or approachable 
39. Decomposition : rotten 
40. Agregious : apart from the crowd, especially bad 
41. Conglomeration: group, collection 
42. Aberration: deviation 
43. Augury : prediction 
44. Creditability : ability to common belief, quality of being credible 
45. Coincident: incidentally 
46. Constituent : accompanying 
47. Differential : having or showing or making use of 
48. Litigation : engaging in a law suit 
49. Moratorium: legally or officially determined period of delay before fulfillment of the agreement of paying of debts. 
50. Negotiate : discuss or bargain 
51. Preparation : act of preparing 
52. Preponderant : superiority of power or quality 
53. Relevance : quality of being relevant 
54. Apparatus : appliances 
55. Ignorance : blindness, in experience 
56. Obsession: complex enthusiasm 
57. precipitate : speed, active 
58. corroborative: refutable 
59. obnoxious : harmless 
60. sanction: hinder 
61. empirical: experimental 
62. aborigine: emigrant 
63. corpulent : emaciated 
64. officious: pragmate 
65. Agitator : Firebrand :: Renegade : Turncoat 
66. Burst : Sound :: Tinder : Fire 
67. Star : cluster :: Tree : clump 
68. Piston : Cylinder :: elevator : shaft 
69. Mitigate : punishment :: commute : sentence 
70. Erudite : scholar :: illiterate : ignorant 
71. Fire : Ashes :: explosion : debris 
72. mason : wall :: Author : Book 
73. Fire : Ashes :: Event : memories 

74. (a) cheerleaders : pompoms 
(b) audience:seats 
(c) team:goalposts 
(d) conductor:podium 
(e) referee:decision 
Ans. (a) 

75. archipelago:islands:: 
(a) arbor:bower
(b) garden:flower 
(c) mountain:valley
(d) sand:dun 
(e) constellation:star
Ans. (a) 

76. crow:boastful :: 
(a) smirk:witty 
(b) conceal:s;y 
(c) pout:sulky
(d) blush:coarse 
(e) bluster:unhappy
 Ans. (a) 

77. bracket:shelf :: 
(a) hammer:anvil 
(b) girder:rivet
(c) strut:rafter 
(d) valve:pipe 
(e) bucket:well 
Ans. (a) 

78. taxonomy:classification :: 
(a) etymology:derivation 
(b) autonomy:authorization
(c) economy:rationalization 
(d) tautology:justification 
(e) ecology:urbanization
 Ans. (a) 

79. moderator:debate :: 
(a) legislator:election 
(b) chef:banquet 
(c) auditor:lecture 
(d) conspirator:plot
(e) umpire:game
 Ans. (a) 

80. glossary:words :: 
(a) catalogue:dates
(b) atlas:maps 
(c) almanac:synonyms
(d) thesaurus:rhymes
(e) lexicon:numbers 
Ans. (a) 

81. lumber: bear :: 
(a) roost:hen 
(b) bray:donkey 
(c) waddle:goose 
(d) swoop:hawk 
(e) chirp:sparrow
 Ans. (a) 

82. celerity:snail ::
(a) indolence:sloth 
(b) cunning:weasel 
(c) curiosity:cat 
(d) humility:peacock 
(e) obstinacy:mule 
Ans. (a) 

83. wood:sand :: 
(a) coal:burn 
(b) brick:lay 
(c) oil:polish 
(d) metal:burnish 
(e) stone:quarry
 Ans. (a) 

84. carpenter:saw :: 
(a) stenographer:typist 
(b) painter:brush 
(c) lawyer:brief
(d) runner:sneakers 
(e) seamstress:scissors 
Ans. (a) 

85. horns:bull :: 
(a) mane:lion 
(b) wattles:turkey 
(c) antlers:stag 
(d) hooves:horse 
(e) wings:eagle
 Ans. (a) 

86. gullible:duped :: 
(a) credible:cheated 
(b) careful:cautioned 
(c) malleable:moulded 
(d) myopic:mislead 
(e) articulate:silenced 
Ans. (a) 

87. marathon:stamina :: 
(a) relay:independence 
(b) hurdle:perseverance 
(c) sprint:celerity 
(d) job:weariness 
(e) ramble:directness 
Ans. (a) 

88. Skin:man :: 
(a) hide:animal 
(b) jump:start 
(c) peel:potato 
(d) eat:food 
(e) wool:cloth 
Ans. (a) 

89. Bamboo:Shoot :: 
(a) Bean:Sprout 
(b) Peas:Pod 
(c) Potato:Eye 
(d) Carrot:Root 
(e) Leaf:Stem
 Ans. (a) 

90. Deflect:Missile :: 
(a) Siege:Castle 
(b) Distract:Attraction 
(c) Protect:Honour 
(d) Drop:Catch 
(e) Score:Goal 
Ans. (a) 

91. Editor:magazine :: 
(a) captain:ship 
(b) actor:movie 
(c) director:film 
(d) player:team 
(e) jockey:horse 
Ans. (a) 

92. Volcano : Lava :: 
(a) Fault:earthquate 
(b) crack:wall 
(c) tunnel:dig 
(d) water:swim
(e) floor:polis 
Ans. (a) 

93. Disregarded 
(a) heed 
(b) hopeful 
(c) evade 
(d) dense 
Ans. (a) 


94. Obviate 
(a) becloud 
(b) necessitate 
(c) rationalize 
(d) execute 
Ans. (b) 

95. Superficial 
(a) profound 
(b) exaggerated 
(c) subjective 
(d) spirited
 Ans. (a) 

96. chief : tribe :: governer : state 
97. epaulette : shoulder :: tiara : head 
98. guttural : throat :: gastric : stomach 
99. inept : clever :: languid : active 
100. Erudite : scholar :: illiterate : ignorant

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