Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Sentence Improvement - Section 1 (Q.No. 82)
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.


82.
This matter admits of no excuse.
admits to
admits from
admits
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.
Discussion:
5 comments Page 1 of 1.

Amit Nandi said:   2 years ago
Admit of means = to alow or permits.

Vikas said:   6 years ago
Please, anyone give correct meaning for this.

Niladri said:   8 years ago
Admits of = scope for.

Admits to = admission.

Himang said:   9 years ago
Meaning:

Admits of: to show that something is possible.

Admits to: confess, confide, profess.

Admits from: To provide the right or a means of entrance from somewhere.

Admit: give access or entrance to.

Therefore option D is acceptable.

Vladmir said:   1 decade ago
Please explain.

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