XAT 2010 Question 20

Question 20

Gourmet is to gourmand as

Solution

'Gourmet' as an adjective means good food. 'Gourmand' means someone who is fond of eating and eats too much.

Similarly, an ‘election’ is ‘the process of electing or the selection of a person or persons for office by vote’. An ‘elector’ is ‘the person who elects; a qualified voter’.

Foliage: Plant leaves collectively

Ecclesiastic: priest, clergyman

Epitaph: Obituary, elegy, a phrase written in memory of a person who has died, inscription on a tombstone.

Epilogue: Postscript, afterwords, speech at the end of a book


Hence, option C is the correct answer.
 



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