Analogies Shortcut Method, Questions and Video
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Generally an analogy is a parallel that is drawn between two different, but adequately similar events, situations of circumstances. In Verbal Analogy questions they will ask you to determine the relationship between a pair of words and then recognize a similar or parallel relationship in a different pair of words. You are given a pair of words and must choose from the four pairs given as answer choices another pair exhibiting the same relationship. Therefore a test on analogy is a test of one's language / vocabulary and also a test of one's ability to reason out relationships.
There are basically a few common types of analogy questions. An effort has been made to gather as many types as possible. However, there is always a possibility of having more types.
Generally, in examinations, the directions for the questions on analogy may appear as follows :