Question of The Day07-01-2020

In the given question, three words are printed in bold, one of which may be wrongly spelled or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Choose the inappropriate word. If all the words printed in bold are correctly spelt and are also appropriate in the context of the sentence, mark (D), i.e., ‘All are correct’ as your answer.

Lower buying by the world's second biggest consumer of the precious metal could weigh on global prices that jumped 18% in 2019 but help New Delhi bring dawn the trade deficit and support the rupee.


Correct Answer : c ) Dawn

Explanation :

The word, “dawn (option C)” meaning, “the first appearance of light in the sky” is incorrectly used in the above sentence.

The correct word to be used is “down” which means “bring down to a position or place”. The word “down” fits the sentence without changing its meaning or tense.

All the other options are spelled and used correctly, and the sentence is grammatically and contextually correct. We can, therefore, eliminate the other options.

Hence, (c) is the correct answer.

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