Directions (1-20): Fill in the blanks with the MOST APPROPRIATE pair given in the options:
Today’s wealth of some nation conceals its long-standing fundamental in feeding itself.
Because he was , he human society.
I am not attracted by the life of the always wandering through the countryside, begging for charity.
Her true feelings themselves in her sarcastic asides: only then was her revealed.
The sugar dissolved in water ; finally all that remained was an almost residue on the bottom of the glass.
It is foolish to vent your spleen on object; still, you make enemies that way.
Moreover, a fact-finding mission by BSN to India in January this year strongly recommended that the French group should go it alone, and not hand over to an Indian partner.
It is indeed _______ that fifty years after independence, we have failed to ________ a suitable education or examination system.
The bandit ______ the traveller of his purse of gold and _____ him grievously.
Santosh looked very happy and ______ when he heard that his proposed scheme was _______ by the committee.
It is ______ for every tax payer to________the tax returns to the Income Tax Department.
The ______ of glory lead but to the _______.
Cholesterol has long been identified as a silent killer because the patient has no_______ of the danger freely______ his system.
Synthetic milk _______ real milk in all ______ except taste and nutritional qualities.
If we do not take ______ care in our industry, we will have to _______ a grave problem.
He shifted to his late parents’ house not because of the_______it provided but for purely _______ reasons.
Some people have the ______ for learning foreign languages but they have no _______ in speaking.
The increasing revival of dramatic classics is, to one critic,______; it seems to him a sign of the______ of the modern theatre.
We must explore_______sources of energy as our supply of fossil fuel has been ______.
This partly explains how the Mehra family has been able to _____ its lavish life style in recent times, despite the fact that all its assets have been ______.