Directions : In each of the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the italicized bold part of the sentence.
Sporadic rise in his temperature has caused us much worry.
Ant is believed to be the most industrious> creature.
The tour was cancelled on account of incessant rain.
I disdain those who tell lies.
The benevolence of the God of Rain has seen a very successful monsoon this year too.
The country’s resources should be judiciously used.
Everyone tries to avoid his company because he is in the habit of using too many jibes .
The story is too fantastic to be credible .
A government rocked by frequent scandals is an effete set of people with no credibility.
She does not get her work done punctually and properly because she is always dawdling.
The little coy bride was admired by everyone.
The small boy was able to give a graphic description of the thief.
He was dismissed from service because they found him dishonest.
If you waver at the last minute, you shall face failure.
Reading of poetry is not congenial to his taste.
Gandhiji always advocated the cause of indigenous industries,
Kamini could not recollect the incident that had happened in her childhood.
He was warned at theoutset of his career.
The bounties of nature are being exploited by man.
(D) ecological balances
There is no efficacious remedy to unemployment problem in a country which has no ideological convictions.
A bone got stuck in his gullet.
India is still a virgin land exploring its tourism potential.
The need of the hour is to initiate the renaissance of moral conscience and halt the rampant corruption, for it could even hasten the end of our civilization,
I have told him many times not to do that.
Methods of spreading the family planning message have been as fecund as they have been abortive,