Directions: In  the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. against each number, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. find out the appropriate word in each case.

Most of us are (___106___) of open Conflict and avoid it if we can. And there is a (___107___) to expressing and working through conflict. If the working through involves harsh words and name-calling people feel deeply hurt mid relationships Can be (___108___). Sometimes permanently. Sony group members may be afraid that if they really (___109___) their anger, they may go. out Of control and become violent or they may do this. These fears can be very (___110___) and based on experience. So why take the risk ? Why not avoid conflict at all costs ? Conflict is rather like disease (___111___) is best. That means attending to areas where (___112___) may occur before they become an issue. If you have not (___113___) a conflict happening, your next choice is to treat it early, or hope that it goes away. If it goes away over time fine. If it (___114___), then you will still have to handle (treat) it and it is likely to be more (___115___).

Q1.

106.

(a) scared

(b)carefull

(c) reckless

(d) aware

(e) worried

Q2.

107.

(a) challenge

(b) measure

(c) principle

(d) chance

(e) risk

Q3.

108.

(a) established

(b) maligned 

(c) damaged

(d) rebuilt

(e) involved

Q4.

109.

(a) sublimate

(b) express

(c) minimize

(d) regulate

(e) control

Q5.

110.

(a) baseless

(b) imaginary

(c)exaggerative

(d)real

(e) national

Q6.

111.

(a)cure

(b)diagnosis

(c)prescription

(d)prevention

(e) medicine

Q7.

112.

(a) harmony

(b) discomfiture

(c)disagreement

(d)consensus

(e) statement

Q8.

113.

(a) expressed

(b) ignored

(c) induced

(d) seen

(e)perverted

Q9.

114.

(a) doesn’t

(b) wont

(c)don’t

(d) not

(e)hasn’t

Q10.

115.

(a) credible

(b) serious

(c) fraudulent

(d) urgent

(e)skilled

ANSWERS :

            1 a       2 e       3 c       4 b       5 d       6 d       7 b       8 b       9 a       10 b