In the following sentence, there is one underlined word and one gap. From the list of words lettered A to D, choose the one that is most nearly opposite in meaning to the underlined word and that will, at the same time, correctly fill the gap in the sentence.
Michael is but his brother is _______
Success is the reward of _________, not .
I don't know how Yusuf became so ; his parents have always been ______
The once musician became _____ in a very short time.
Issa is very much in education while his sister in ________
The comment I made at the conference was ; being ______ would have hurt some people.
Buba was in his search for a job but Bala was rather _____ about his.Â
In recent tournaments i have seen play better than so-called _____Â Â
Giraffes are animals but snakes are _____
From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that best completes each of the following sentences.
Mr Uche was trying to _____ a list of his debtors
He tried to ______ the housemistress by entering the hostel through the back door.
He gives the____ that he is wealthy but he really isn't.
Frank was _____ in the riot because his books were found at the scene.
The insurance company ____ my uncle for the loss of his car.
Compensate means to give (someone) something, typically money, in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury incurred. Insurance companies are in the business of coverage or compensation of a covered loss.