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- The_____________has come under the spotlight after reports_____________of the death of several children over a short period, although epidemics and a high mortality level are chronic features here.
1) annihilation, collateral
2) assassinating, consonant
3) corresponding, blitzkrieg4) homogeneous, assaulted5) institution ,emergedAnswer – 5)
Explanation: institution ,emerged
emerged – move out of or away from something and become visible.
- Such a commitment is vital for_____________up reproductive and child health care to achieve a sharp_____________in India’s deplorable infant and maternal mortality levels, besides_____________the spread of infectious diseases across States.
1) unsure, blitz, creating
2) preventable, stopping, inciting
3) heighten, offensive, restring
4) scaling, reduction, preventing
5) elevate, invasion, enlargementAnswer – 4)
Explanation: scaling, reduction, preventing
scaling – remove scale or scales from.
preventing – keep (something) from happening.
- The State government is only postponing the_____________, as upgrading academic_____________in its own schools and preparing students for future challenges are unavoidable_____________.
1) inevitable, standards, imperatives
2) abolishing, abnormal, voluntary3) extirpation, different, optional
4) avoidable, encroachment, proposals5) fortuitous, onslaught, accustomAnswer – 1)
Explanation: inevitable, standards, imperatives
inevitable – certain to happen; unavoidable.
standards – a level of quality or attainment.
imperatives – an essential or urgent thing.
- According to the CEA, would be the increasing stress to balance sheets that companies in the power and telecom sectors have to_____________with, and the deflationary bias to activity that such stress would_____________.
1) abolition, camouflage
2) extinction, beard3) contend, impart
4) abandon, irregular
5) desert, unusualAnswer – 3)
Explanation: contend, impart
contend – struggle to surmount (a difficulty).
impart – make (information) known.
- Besides its long-term structural benefits, the_____________of the GST, says Mr. Subramanian, would also_____________provide a short-term impetus by easing a cross-country logistics_____________following the removal of checkposts.
1) leave, changing, deviating
2) crushing, ensconce, intermittent
3) crashing, enshroud, varying
4) carnage, masquerade, interrupted
5) implementation, straightaway, constraintAnswer – 5)
Explanation: implementation, straightaway, constraint
implementation – the process of putting a decision or plan into effect; execution.
straightaway – extending or moving in a straight line.
constraint – a limitation or restriction.
- The_____________challenges from the actual_____________of the new indirect tax regime could feed into the mix of factors_____________momentum.
1) fixed, cache, falter2) certain, disperse, decelerate
3) disrupting, cloak, slacken
4) disintegrating, obscure, encumber
5) transitional, operation, retardingAnswer – 5)
Explanation: transitional, operation, retarding
transitional – relating to or characteristic of a process or period of transition.
operation – the action of functioning or the fact of being active or in effect.
retarding – delay or hold back in terms of progress or development.
- Pointing to other factors including the farm loan_____________and agricultural stress that pose risks to the growth outlook, the survey posits that as part of the government’s remedial responses “policy must be driven by the_____________that, over longer horizons, there is no necessary opposition between farmer and consumer_____________.
1) constant, dissemble, dissipate
2) elimination, shelter, squander
3) downfall, bewilderment, dwindle4) waivers, recognition, interests
5) dissolving, sneak, densenessAnswer – 4)
Explanation: waivers, recognition, interests
waivers – an act or instance of waiving a right or claim.
recognition – the action or process of recognizing or being recognized, in particular:
- Instead of_____________an_____________investigation into these suspect companies, SEBI passed the buck to the exchanges and asked them to_____________immediate trading restrictions on the companies.
1) lasting, subservient, implement
2) extinguishing, slink, innocence
3) eradicating, secrete, , lessen
4) conducting, independent, impose
5) steady, subordinate, callownessAnswer – 4)
Explanation: conducting, independent, impose
conducting – organize and carry out.
independent – free from outside control; not subject to another’s authority.
impose – force (an unwelcome decision or ruling) on someone.
- Before a proper investigation by SEBI or the exchanges, the companies were put under stage four of the Graded_____________Measure, whereby trading is limited to one day a month, the trading price is_____________, and buyers are required to deposit money.
1) Surveillance, capped
2) extermination, commended
3) havoc, acclaimed
4) analogous, stash
5) congruous, lurkedAnswer – 1)
Explanation: Surveillance, capped
Surveillance – close observation, especially of a suspected spy or criminal.
capped – put a lid or cover on.
- On the list were also companies with huge market capitalisations, and it is_____________to assume that the_____________share of trading on any given day is_____________.
1) reasonable, predominant, legitimate
2) invalidating, stow, illegitimate
3) invalidation, mask, adulate
4) coinciding, inconsequential,
5) congruent, trivial, approveAnswer – 1)
Explanation: reasonable, predominant, legitimate
reasonable – having sound judgement; fair and sensible.
predominant – present as the strongest or main element.
legitimate – conforming to the law or to rules.