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Reading comprehension is one of the most important parts of any management entrance examination and a bit intriguing as well.

Does it mean:

  • Challenging?
  • Interesting?
  • Provocative?

All these are meanings of intriguing at The Free Dictionary and all these fit well into the sentence.

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I would say challenging and interesting

Your source says

intriguing : arousing great interest or curiosity

so "a bit intriguing" would lessen that.

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Thank you so much!! –  teenup Jul 3 '11 at 11:04
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