Wednesday, January 27, 2010

TESTfunda Daily Wordlist 28-Jan-10

Buzz It
 If you're having trouble viewing this email, see today's Wordlist on the Web. 
 
1.5 Lakh Users
 
 
Testfunda
28-Jan-10
Daily WordlistPrevious Wordlists
psyche [ sahyk ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr. v.) to put into the right psychological frame of mind
2. (tr. v.) to intimidate or undermine the confidence of by using psychological means
3. (tr. v.) to anticipate a person's intentions
4. (intr. v.) to become mentally deranged
5. (n.) the mental or psychological make up of a person
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 He lost the game because his opponent psyched him into missing his shot.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 Comprising the army, air force and navy, the Israeli Defence Force, to give it its official name, has a fundamental place in the national psyche.
BBC, Israel's army and national psyche, Martin Patience, 29 June 2006.
 
eulogistic [ yoo-luh'-JIS-tik ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. laudatory
2. pertaining to high praise
3. praise worthy or commendable
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The mayor delivered a eulogistic speech to welcome the soldiers who had returned home after the Vietnam war.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The result is that on most nights, the main news topic is a eulogistic account of Putin's latest activities, whether that be posing semi-naked on a fishing expedition or travelling to Teheran to lecture the Americans on the futility of launching military action against Iran.
The Telegraph, Darkness is falling in Vladimir Putin's Russia, Con Coughlin, 3 November 2007.
 
pacify [ PAS-uh'-fahy ]
 transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. to soothe or ease the anger or irritation
2. to appease
3. to subdue
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The lady pacified the lost child who was crying for his mother by buying him a chocolate while she searched for his parents.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 He must pacify his senior management team, three of whom wanted his job, tame the fiercely proprietorial shareholder base and face down the competition in food and clothing that has steadily eroded its dominance.
The Telegraph, Movers and shakers: Where to find them in 2010, 20 December 2009.
 
colloquy [ KOL-uh'-kwee ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a formal exchange of conversation
2. a conference or dialogue
3. a discussion between the judge and the defendant during a hearing to ascertain whether the defendant understands the court proceedings and his or her rights
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The colloquy between the CEO and a director was tabled during the meeting.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 There was, however, one important actor missing at yesterday's colloquy: Gibraltar refuses to take part in the Brussels process because it has not been granted an independent voice or a power of veto.
The Telegraqph, Stand by the Rock, 21 November 2001.
 
disquisition [ dis-kwuh'-ZISH-uh'n ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a formal dissertation
2. a treatise or discourse on a subject
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The disquisition did not achieve its objective as a consensus could not be formed.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
  His books are beautiful headache machines crammed with dense disquisitions on, say, virtual reality or the genetic code or the history of soap.
CNN, Review: 'Our Singing' a cool breeze, Troy Patterson, 23 January 2003.
 
Spelled Pronunciation Key
Stress marks: [ CAPS ] indicates the primary stressed syllable, as in newspaper [NOOZ-pey-per ] and information [ in-fer-MEY-shuh' n ]
CONSONANTS
[b] boy, baby, rob
[d] do, ladder, bed
[f] food, offer, safe
[g] get, bigger, dog
[h] happy, ahead
[j] jump, budget, age
[k] can, speaker, stick
[l] let, follow, still
[m] make, summer, time
[n] no, dinner, thin
[ng] singer, think, long
[p] put, apple, cup
[r] run, marry, far, store
[s] sit, city, passing, face
[sh] she, station, push
[t] top, better, cat
[ch] church, watching, nature, witch
[th] thirsty, nothing, math
[th'] this, mother, breathe
[v] very, seven, love
[w] wear, away
[hw] where, somewhat
[y] yes, onion
[z] zoo, easy, buzz
[zh] measure, television, beige
 
VOWELS
[a] apple, can, hat
[ey] aid, hate, day
[ah] arm, father, aha
[air] air, careful, wear
[aw] all, or, talk, lost, saw
[e] ever, head, get
[ee] eat, see, need
[eer] ear, hero, beer
[er] teacher, afterward, murderer
[i] it, big, finishes
[ahy] I, ice, hide, deny
[o] odd, hot, woffle
[oh] owe, road, below
[oo] ooze, food, soup, sue
[oo'] good, book, put
[oi] oil, choice, toy
[ou] out, loud, how
[uh] up, mother, mud
[uh'] about, animal, problem, circus
[ur] early, bird, stirring
 
FOREIGN SOUNDS
[a*] Fr. ami
[kh*] Scot. loch, Ger. ach or ich
[œ] Fr. feu, Ger. schön
[r*] Fr. au revoir, Yiddish rebbe
[uh*] Fr. oeuvre
[y*] Fr. tu, Ger. über
 
SAMPLE NASALIZED VOWELS
[an*] Fr. bien
[ahn*] Fr. croissant
[awn*] Fr. bon
[œn*] Fr. parfum
[in*] Port. Principe
MBA 2010 Material
 
 
Free Download
 
TestFunda.com - LEARN with THE LEADER in Online MBA Test Prep
About TestFunda.com
- TestFunda is backed by www.ZeusLearning.com. 5 IIT-IIM graduates form the Management Team.
- The 85+ member team has vast experience in MBA Coaching and Computer-Based Training and Testing.
- For 9 years Zeus has created award-winning courseware for companies like Discovery Channel, Reader's Digest, Texas Instruments, Pearson Education.
- The TestFunda Advisory Board comprises CEOs and MDs of international educational companies.
About This Newsletter
You received this email because you have registered with www.TestFunda.com. If you do not want to receive this email or want to sign up for other newsletters from TestFunda  click here.

Problems getting this mail?
To get this mail in your inbox, add noreply@testfunda.com to your contact list.
 
  
UNSUBSCRIBE / SUBSCRIBE | ABOUT | WHY TESTFUNDA | FAQ | PRIVACY | SUPPORT | CONTACT | DISCUSS
 
© Enabilon Learning Private Limited. All rights reserved 
 
 

TESTfunda - CAT Question of the Day 28-Jan-10

Buzz It
 If you're having trouble viewing this email, see the Question of the Day and Tip of the Day on the Web. 
 
TestFunda-Individual Exams Purchase
 
 
Testfunda
28-Jan-10
CAT Question of the Day
Which of these is a solution of the equation


OPTIONS
 
 1)−1
 2)0
 3)
 4)None of the above
 5)This equation has no solution
Tip of the Day
Use the content of your CV to lead the interview into your strengths. Be prepared for questions that may come.
Last year's Question of the day (28-Jan-09)
Mark the error in the following sentence.

Illnesses of the respiratory tract such as bronchitis(1) was still more frequent(2) among travellers to China,(3) and there are several other potential risks(4) documented in a special Beijing section(5) of the CDC Web site.
OPTIONS
 
 1)1 only
 2)2 only
 3)3 only
 4)4 only
 5)5 only
State Level Tests
 
 
ENTRANCE TEST INFO
 
TestFunda.com - LEARN with THE LEADER in Online MBA Test Prep
About TestFunda.com
- TestFunda is backed by www.ZeusLearning.com. 5 IIT-IIM graduates form the Management Team.
- The 85+ member team has vast experience in MBA Coaching and Computer-Based Training and Testing.
- For 9 years Zeus has created award-winning courseware for companies like Discovery Channel, Reader's Digest, Texas Instruments, Pearson Education.
- The TestFunda Advisory Board comprises CEOs and MDs of international educational companies.
About This Newsletter
You received this email because you have registered with www.TestFunda.com. If you do not want to receive this email or want to sign up for other newsletters from TestFunda  click here.

Please do not reply to this mail. Mails sent to this account will not be monitored. Post your comments and solutions under the Question of the Day forum.

Problems getting this mail?
To get this mail in your inbox, add noreply@testfunda.com to your contact list.
 
  
UNSUBSCRIBE / SUBSCRIBE | ABOUT | WHY TESTFUNDA | FAQ | PRIVACY | SUPPORT | CONTACT | DISCUSS
 
© Enabilon Learning Private Limited. All rights reserved 
 
 

Celebrating 1.5 lakh Users

Buzz It
  
 
TestFunda-Individual Exams Purchase
 
 
Testfunda
27-Jan-10
left strip
We take this opportunity to thank all our users and rejoice in the growth of our ever-increasing online MBA family.
As per tradition, we bring you contests, schemes and new features to celebrate this landmark. The next few days will be filled with interesting events and opportunities to win (as always) exciting prizes.
TestFunda Contests
1. T-MAT - TestFunda Management Aptitude Test (On 1-Feb-2010, 7 pm to 8 pm)
Brace yourself to be tested in a quiz on various subjects that are generally posed to MBA aspirants before they get to their dream B-schools. And, (of course!!!) winners of the quiz will be awarded special prizes and discounts on TestFunda Courseware.
2. Be a GD Guru! – Article Writing Contest (From 28 Jan to 6 Feb 2010)
Here's a chance to show off your writing skills and share your knowledge with your peers. Write a GD capsule on a topic of your choice. Present your Topic in detail - the more details, the better!
The Best Entries stand to win great prizes and of course, bragging rights .
New Features
1. Virtual GD Sessions
TestFunda launches virtual GD to enable you to participate and get a feel of a Group Discussion (GD).Though a virtual GD cannot completely emulate an actual GD, it will help you in more ways than one to prepare yourself to face the actual GD.
2. Online Debate Practice Sessions
An online portal where you can hone your debating skills. Pit yourself against the rest of the country and all the while learning new points about the latest topics. Take a stand, refute a claim and win more than just an argument.
3. TestFunda Answers (Beta)
Yes! TestFunda brings FREE tutoring for those tough verbal and quant questions you could not solve. And, it comes with a promise of 24 hour delivery.
More details will be available soon.
Schemes and Offers
We also have some interesting offers and discounts available for a limited time. To know more about them, click the links below.
Early Bird Offer
Coaching Class Discount
MHCET Crash Course
 
Premium SMS Service
End of Season Pricing
right_strip
TestFunda.com - LEARN with THE LEADER in Online MBA Test Prep
About TestFunda.com
- TestFunda is backed by www.ZeusLearning.com. 5 IIT-IIM graduates form the Management Team.
- The 85+ member team has vast experience in MBA Coaching and Computer-Based Training and Testing.
- For 9 years Zeus has created award-winning courseware for companies like Discovery Channel, Reader's Digest, Texas Instruments, Pearson Education.
- The TestFunda Advisory Board comprises CEOs and MDs of international educational companies.
About This Newsletter
You received this email because you have registered with www.TestFunda.com. If you do not want to receive this email or want to sign up for other newsletters from TestFunda  click here.

Problems getting this mail?
To get this mail in your inbox, add noreply@testfunda.com to your contact list.
 
  
UNSUBSCRIBE / SUBSCRIBE | ABOUT | WHY TESTFUNDA | FAQ | PRIVACY | SUPPORT | CONTACT | DISCUSS
 
© Enabilon Learning Private Limited. All rights reserved 
 
 

gsk

https://secure.shareit.com/shareit/checkout.html?PRODUCT[300429992]=1&languageid=1&stylefrom=300429992&backlink=http%3A%2F%2Fforexguide.blogspot.com&cookies=1¤cies=USD&pts=VISA,MASTERCARD,AMEX,DC