Directions to Solve
Choose the pair that best represents a similar relationship to the one expressed in the original pair of words.
METAPHOR : SYMBOL
A metaphor is a symbol; an analogy is a comparison.
INTEREST : OBSESSION
Obsession is a greater degree of interest; fantasy is a greater degree of dream.
CONDUCTOR : ORCHESTRA
A conductor leads an orchestra; a skipper leads a crew.
FROND : PALM
A palm (tree) has fronds; a porcupine has quills.
SOUND : CACOPHONY
A cacophony is an unpleasant sound; a stench is an unpleasant smell.
AERIE : EAGLE
An aerie is where an eagle lives; a house is where a person lives.
PROFESSOR : ERUDITE
Being erudite is a trait of a professor; being imaginative is a trait of an inventor.
DELTOID : MUSCLE
The deltoid is a muscle; the radius is a bone.
JAUNDICE : LIVER
Jaundice is an indication of a liver problem; rash is an indication of a skin problem.
CONVICTION : INCARCERATION
A conviction results in incarceration; a reduction results in diminution.