The Himalayas ran from east to west and cut off the cold winds from the north. This allowed agriculture to prosper and _____________ wealth, but it also ____________ barbarian invaders from the north.
Weather officials have __ below-normal rains this year. If the predictions come true, farm output could __ as most of Indias farmlands depend on rainwater for irrigation.
_____ between labour and management is inevitable in any industrial society.
Gokhales patriotic speeches____ people to dedicate their lives to the nation.
A controversial issue was_____ by a member of the Opposition in the Assembly, but there was no time to discuss it.
One dark night a Darvesh ___________ passing by a dry well.
The Director pointed out in favour of the manager that the profitability of the plant had _____ since he had taken over.
Shanku was born_____ a silver spoon in his mouth and was very proud of his wealth.
The statue _________ a global symbol of freedom
In his address to the teachers, the Vice-Chancellor____certain measures being taken for improving the quality of college education.
Traffic problems in Bombay are as serious as in any other city in India and they are complicated by digging of roads by the corporation on this or that ____.
Mohans career has taken some __________ twists and turns.
I. The area under our eyes in connected to our kidneys, so any .......... change in the dark circles indicates dehydration or accumulating toxins.
II. Many Indian adults are struggling with weight, thus indulging in weight loss programmes that require .......... changes in their current lifestyle.
The teacher_____the boys comic which he was reading during the Mathematics period.
You have no business to _________ pain on a weak and poor person.
The genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda, apart from being mis-described in the most sinister and _________ manner as 'ethnic cleansing', were also blamed, in further hand-washing rhetoric, on something dark and interior to __________ and perpetrators alike.
The flood of brilliant ideas has not only ___ us, but has also encouraged us to ___ the last date for submission of entries.
The masks worn by the men helped them _______their identity.
The house that the actress lives in is beautiful, but the surroundings are ________ unpleasant.
I had not expected to meet him; it was quite an ______ meeting.
That charming girl was the ____ of all eyes.
Sheila gained an advantage __________ me.
She had a terrible night caused by a(n)_____ during her sleep.
The head ____ was annoyed to see a ____ in the soup.
The option that would best fill the blanks in the above sentence would be:
Political power is just as permanent as todays newspaper. Ten years down the line, ___________, who the most powerful man in any state was today.
nobody will remember what was written in todays newspaper or
few will know, or care about
when a lot of water will have passed under the bridge, who will care
Sometimes the greatest inventions ___________ an idea of startling simplicity.
She was remarkably __________ in singing and dancing.
Lack of financing options, __________ with HR and technological __________ , make small and medium enterprises sector the most vulnerable component of our economy.
A five-year-old boy was_____ from his school on Monday last by his servant for a ransom of Rs 8, 000.
A growing number of these expert professionals ___________ having to train foreigners as the students end up ___________ the teachers who have to then unhappily content with no jobs at all or new jobs with drastically reduced pay packets