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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.
DEARTH: PRIVATION (A) While there is no _________________________ of rules and court orders banning concretization around the trunk of trees, environment activists said the problem arises when it comes to their implementation. (B) Heavy rains across Karnataka during October and November this year have affected the winter ___________________________ of birds. (C) The presence of the desert cat in the Panna Tiger Reserve indicates that the number of species of various wild animals is increasing due to ________________________ being heightened in its forest areas.
All A, B, C
Both B & C
Both A & B
Correct Option is Only A
Solution:Among the given sentences, the pair of words can be filled in only sentence (A) to bring out a grammatically correct and contextually meaningful sense. While in sentence (B), it should be ‘migration’ meaning seasonal movement of animals from one region to another. In sentence (C), it should be ‘security’ meaning the state of being free from danger or threat. DEARTH- a scarcity or lack of something. PRIVATION- the loss or absence of a quality or attribute that is normally present.
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