Question 1: Mark the letter A, B, C or D to indicate the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions. Verse 19. ln 1921, accompanied by her two daughters, Marie Curie made a triumphant journey to the United States to raise funds for research on radium.
Synonyms – knowledge of vocabulary
In 1921, with her two daughters, Marie Curie made a successful trip to America to raise funds for radium research.
=> Triumphant /traɪˈʌm.fənt/ (a): success, victory
Consider the answers:
A. Sorrowful /ˈsɒr.əʊ.fəl/ (a): very sad
B. Difficult /ˈdɪf.ɪ.kəlt/ (a): difficult
C. Adventurous /ədˈven.tʃər.əs/ (a): adventurous
D. Victorious /vɪkˈtɔː.ri.əs/ (a): victory, success
=> The answer is EASY
Other structures to note:
Raise funds for sth: raise funds for something