Each of the following sentences is followed by four words or group of words. Fill in the blanks with the appropriate word or group of words.
Though fond of many acquaintances, I desire_____ only with a few.
Correct Answer : C.
The correct choice should have a meaning similar to acquaintances but have a greater intensity. An acquaintance is a person whom one knows, especially through work or business, but who is not a close (intimate) friend.