Q. 34.6( 20 Votes )

One word is italicised in each sentence. Find its opposite in the box and fill in the blanks.

Spending; shut; destroy; subtract; increase

(i) You were required to keep all the doors open, not _________

(ii) Pupil: What mark did I get in yesterday's Maths test?

Teacher: You got what you get when you add five and five and _________ten from the total.

(iii) Run four kilometre a day to preserve your health. Run a lot more to _________it.

(iv) If a doctor advises a lean and lanky patient to reduce his weight further, be sure he is doing it to _________His income.

(v) The world is too much with us; late and soon.

Greeting and _________we lay waste our powers.

Answer :

i) You were required to keep all the doors open, not shut

ii) Pupil: What mark did I get in yesterday's Maths test?


Teacher: You got what you get when you add five and five and subtract ten from the total.


iii) Run four kilometre a day to preserve your health. Run a lot more to destroy it.


iv) If a doctor advises a lean and lanky patient to reduce his weight further, be sure he is doing it to increase His income.


v) The world is too much with us; late and soon.


Greeting and spending we lay waste our powers.


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