The Quiz # Craft Beer

The quiz given below is based on the reading passage Craft Beer.

The table given has two columns, Column A and Column B. Column A consist of words from the passage and column B has their respective meanings. Your task is to match the word with the correct meaning.

 1.awash  (i)a store selling foodstuffs and various household supplies
 2. ales  (ii)forming the names of orders of plants
 3. lagers  (iii)make or become more intense)
 4.porters  (iv)keen or sharp in speech or manner
 5. breweries  (v)pertaining to or noting a high-quality or distinctive product made in small quantities, usually by hand or using traditional methods
 6. renaissance  (vi)a place where beer is made commercially
 7. brisk  (vii)the state of being respected or admired
 8. mergers  (viii)containing large numbers or amounts of someone or something
 9. sneered  (ix)a risky or daring journey or undertaking
 10. artisinal  (x)to come into possession or ownership of
 11. cachet (xi) the capacity to gain an accurate and deep understanding of someone or something
 12. acquired  (xii)a kind of effervescent beer which is light in colour and body
 13. grocery  (xiii)(a formal public statement about a fact, occurrence, or intention
 14. heightened  (xiv)rebirth or revival
 15. announcement  (xv)any combination of two or more business enterprises into a single enterprise
 16. venture  (xvi)to smile, laugh, or contort the face in manner that shows scorn or contempt
 17. insight  (xvii)a person employed to carry luggage and other loads, especially in a railway station, airport, hotel, or market


  1. viii
  2. ii
  3. xii
  4. xvii
  5. vi
  6. xiv
  7. iv
  8. xv
  9. xvi
  10. v
  11. vii
  12. x
  13. i
  14. iii
  15. xiii
  16. ix
  17. xi