Directions (Q.1-10): Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.
1.A person who withdraws from the world to live in seclusion and often in solitude.
Recluse-a person who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid other people.
2.One who uses somebody else’s ideas as if they were his own.
plagiarism- the act of using another person’s words or ideas without giving credit to that person: the act of plagiarizing something
3.Violation of something holy or sacred
Sacrilege- violation or misuse of what is regarded as sacred.
4. One who is indifferent to pleasure and pain.
Stoic- a person who can endure pain or hardship without showing their feelings or complaining.
5. The study of religion and religious ideas and beliefs.
Theology- the study of the nature of God and religious belief.
6.Animals who live in herds
B . Sociable
Gregarious- (of a person) fond of company; sociable.
7. A person, who walks in sleep
somnambulist – someone who walks about in their sleep
8. A person who talks in sleep
somniloquist – someone who talks while asleep
9. One, who does not tire easily
Indefatigable-(of a person or their efforts) persisting tirelessly.
10. a statement which is accepted as true without proof
Axiom- a statement or proposition which is regarded as being established, accepted, or self- evidently true.