One Word Substitution Series : Theme Based Vocabulary : Food Habits – Human Beings and Animals

Vocabulary plays an important role in Indian government exams. One word substitution, Antonyms, Synonymy, Idioms and Phrases, these topics are generally asked in Indian Government Exams. The List of Indian Government Exams is Given below. Having a good vocabulary will help you to improve your language level and become a more confident speaker of English. Vocabulary plays a very important role in daily life as well so lately it is essential to learn vocabulary (One word substitution, Antonyms, Synonymy, Idioms and Phrases).

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Exams – Combined Graduate Level Examination (SSC-CGL) , Combined Higher Secondary Level, 10+2 Examination (CHSL), Sub Inspector CPO (SI), Food Corporation of India (FCI) Examination, Stenographers Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination etc.

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Exams – IAS (Indian Administrative Services) or Civil Services Examination, Combined Medical Services Examination, National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (NDA), Combined Defense Services Examination (CDS), Indian Forest Service (IAS), Indian Statistical Service Examination (ISS), Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, AFCAT etc.

Banking Sector Exams Conducted By Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), State Bank Of India (SBI), Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Other Private Banks  – IBPS PO (Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee), IBPS Clerk, SBI PO, SBI Clerk, RBI Grade B, National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD), ICICI PO Exams, IBPS SO (Specialist Officers)/ IT Officer Exam, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Common Written Examination for Regional Rural Banks (IBPS RRB Exams) etc.

Theme Based Vocabulary : Food Habits – Animals

Herbivores – Animals that eat plants

Carnivores – Animals that eat flesh

Omnivores – Animals that eat both plants as well as flesh

Scavenger – Animals that eat dirt and decaying flesh

Cannibal – Animals that eat their own species

Predator – Animals that run and catch their prey

Decomposer – Animals that convert complex substances into simpler form

Symbiotic – Means living together, they can be of following types

Parasitic – One is benefitted, other is harmed

Mutualistic – Both are benefitted

Commensal – One is benefitted, other is not harmed

Graminivore – Animals that eat grasses

Frugivore – Animals that eat fruit

Theme Based Vocabulary : Food Habits – Human Beings

Gourmand/Glutton – One who eats too much

Phagomaniac – One who has obsession for food/eating

Sitophobic – One who is afraid of food/eating

Epicure – One who is fond of eating and drinking

Cannibal – A man who eats human flesh

Gourmet – Specialist in food making

Dipsomaniac – One who is addicted to alcoholic drinks

Teetotaller – One who is not addicted to anything

Inveterate – Habitual due to regular use



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