Question 23: 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. Question 19. I can’t get on well with my boss because of his authoritative manner that at times is almost arrogant.
Synonyms – knowledge of phrasal verbs
I cannot have a good relationship with my boss because his authoritarian attitude is sometimes almost arrogant.
=> arrogant /ˈærəɡənt/ (a): arrogant; arrogant
Consider the answers:
A. struke up: start a conversation, raise your voice
B. stuck up: arrogant, arrogant
C. drunk up: drink up
D. sprung up: to spring up, to spring up, to appear suddenly
Other structures to note:
to get on/along (well) with sb: have a good relationship with someone