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In each of the given questions, a pair of words has been given which is then followed by three statements. Find the statements where both the words grammatically and contextually fit in the given statements.
APPROBATE: SANCTION (A) In a significant gesture, India supplied the first ______________________ of materials as part of humanitarian assistance to help Afghanistan deal with the deteriorating health situation in the country. (B) Workers under various civic body unions have called for _______________________ against the North Delhi Municipal Corporation over the issue of non-payment of salaries and other pending dues. (C) Bangladesh reacted sharply to the U.S. Treasury’s decision to _________________________ a special military and police task force for alleged human rights violations.
All A, B, C
Both B & C
Both A & C
Correct Option is Only C
Solution:Among the given sentences, both the words can be filled in sentence (C) only to bring out a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sense. While in sentence (A), it should be ‘consignment’ meaning ‘a batch of goods destined for or delivered to someone’ and in sentence (B), it should be ‘protests’ meaning ‘a statement or action expressing disapproval of or objection to something.’ Approbate means approval formally; sanction. Sanction means official permission or approval for an action.
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