Direction: In each of the following sentences there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are five pairs or groups of words denoted by numbers (a), (b), (c), (d) and (e). Find out which pair of words can be filled up in the blanks in the sentence in the same sequence to make the sentence grammatically correct and meaningfully complete.
There is something ___________ about the way the building of monasteries proliferated in eighteenth century Bavaria, while in the rest of the Western world religious order was ___________ and church building was consequently declining.
  • a)
    Enigmatic ... coalescing
  • b)
    Immutable ... dissipating
  • c)
    Incongruous ... diminishing
  • d)
    Momentous ... diversifying
  • e)
    None of these
Correct answer is option 'A'. Can you explain this answer?

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Imk Pathshala
Jan 18, 2022
The building of monasteries is contrary to that of the church declining in the west. This is an inconsistency. Thus, the first blank would be incongruous and the second would be diminishing.

The building of monasteries is contrary to that of the church declining in the west. This is an inconsistency. Thus, the first blank would be incongruous and the second would be diminishing.
The building of monasteries is contrary to that of the church declining in the west. This is an inconsistency. Thus, the first blank would be incongruous and the second would be diminishing.