Connotation
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  • Question 1
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    Q. A word’s denotation is its dictionary definition. But a word can also evoke certain thoughts and feelings. The thoughts and feelings associated with a certain word are called the connotation of the word. Words with the same denotation can have different connotations. Connotations can be positive, negative or neutral.
    Which of the following has a positive connotation?
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    A strong reek 
    A strong aroma 
  • Question 2
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    Q. Which of the following has a negative connotation?
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    A pushy leader
    A charismatic leader
  • Question 3
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    Q. Which of the following has a positive connotation? 
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    Squandered his time 
    Invested his time 
  • Question 4
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    Q. Which of the following has a negative connotation?
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    A bold plan
    A reckless plan
  • Question 5
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    Q. Which of the following has a negative connotation? 
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    Energetic dogs 
    Rambunctious dogs 
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which of the following has a positive connotation?
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    Spoke with arrogance 
    Spoke with confidence 
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which of the following has a positive connotation?
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    An aggressive stance
    A hostile stance 
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which of the following has a positive connotation?
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    Easygoing attitude 
    Lazy attitude 
  • Question 9
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    Q. Which word has the more negative connotation?
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    Egghead 
    Smart
  • Question 10
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    Q. Which word has the more positive connotation?
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    Assertive 
    Aggressive 
  • Question 11
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    Q. Which word has the more positive connotation?
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    laid-back
    lazy 
  • Question 12
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    Q. Which word has the more positive connotation?
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    Bean-pole
    Slender 
  • Question 13
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    Q. Which word has the more negative connotation?
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    Cheap
    Frugal 
  • Question 14
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    Q. Which word has the more positive connotation?
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    Horse
    Steed 
  • Question 15
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    Q. Which word has the more negative connotation?
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    Woman 
    Babe
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