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31. Which of the following means a sentence that can be interpreted in more than one way?
For example a movie director might say, "I shall lose no time in reading your script."
Amphisbaena - A mythological serpent with a head at each end.
Amphibrach - A metrical unit that consists of a stressed syllable between two unstressed syllables.
Amphichroic. Producing two colors, one with acids and one with alkalis.
Amphidromic - An amphidromic point is a tidal amplitude close to zero.
32. Latin phrases
Which of the following time related latin phrases is related to the phrase 'time flies'?
E. Tempus volat, hora fugit - Literally, time speeds while the hour escapes.
Ad infinitum - Forever.
Ad interim - For an intervening period of time.
Ab aeterno - From outside of time.
Pro tempore - For the time being.
33. Shakespearean phrases
Which of the following phrases was not coined by William Shakespeare?
E. Smoke and mirrors - An illusion or deception, American journalist Jimmy Breslin.
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet - Words are merely symbols.
All that glitters is not gold - Something may not be all it's hyped up to be.
For ever and a day - Indefinetely.
Truth will out - The truth will be discovered eventually.
34. Shakespearean phrases
Which of the following phrases by William Shakespeare is correct?
B. At one fell swoop - All at once.
Phrase coined by Shakespeare in the play Macbeth, and meant a savage act.
Fell is a 13th Century word, that meant savage or fierce.
Swoop is the path followed by a bird when it is descending on its prey.
The phrase has changed in meaning to reflect a sudden act.
35. Which of the following words is a measure of surface area and equals 1/100th of a hectare?
air, ere, are, err, e'er, heir
Are: 1/100th of a hectare
Air: the blue sky
E'er: contraction of "ever"
Err: to be mistaken
Heir: someone who has a right of inheritance.