Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Sentence Improvement - Section 1 (Q.No. 14)
Directions to Solve

In questions given below, a part of the sentence is italicised and underlined. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, option 'D' is the answer.


14.
The greatest thing in style is to have a use of metaphor.
knowledge
command
need
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
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Discussion:
13 comments Page 1 of 2.

Sindhu said:   9 years ago
What is a metaphor?
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Khushal dave said:   7 years ago
The people who have the knowledge of metaphor(*) can put more style thing into their personality.

(*) some examples of metaphor:

- The snow is a white blanket.
- The hospital was a refrigerator.
- The classroom was a zoo.
- America is a melting pot.
- Her lovely voice was music to his ears.
- Life is a roller coaster.
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Sasi said:   1 decade ago
Can anyone explain please?

Sowmya said:   1 decade ago
Its not use and need. And if we use command, then we have to say that 'command over'. So knowledge is correct.

Priya said:   10 years ago
Actually what is the meaning of this sentence ?

Shachi pandey said:   9 years ago
I didn't get the meaning of this sentence. Anyone please explain me?

Pari said:   9 years ago
Knowledge, command or need are not the alternatives used in the place of use. Please explain.

Manoj said:   9 years ago
Any body know this question with explanation?

Alok said:   9 years ago
Metaphor are the words which expresses special meaning rather than literal meaning.

Yogesh agrawal said:   8 years ago
The metaphor is the comparative words which are used without like, as.


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