In the passage given below there are blanks which are to be filled with the options given below. Find out the appropriate pair of words in each case which can most suitably complete the sentence without altering the meaning of the statement. Both the pair must fill the blank.

As awareness on (1)...... of tiger spreads, there are always (2)......stories that we come by. Here’s one such. For years, Mogiyas, the traditional hunter-gatherer (3)...... in Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve, had been (4)...... to poachers. For the tribe, it was very (5)...... since the “reward” one tiger skin ran to several thousand rupees. However, this came to an (6)...... end when more than a decade ago the Rajasthan police (7)...... poaching gangs following a tip off from a non-government organisation (NGO). The number of tigers in the region went up (8)...... in the following years. However, there was still the question of continuing to keep the tribe off tigers - which essentially meant providing the children a chance at a life away from poaching. The same NGO stepped in with support from the Forest Department. It set up an educational(9)...... and encouraged the Mogiya children to go school, all the while helping them learn(10)...... skills such as block printing and stitching from experts in the area.

Q1. 
(a)Protection/saving
(b)Conservation/preservation
(c)Hunting/killing
(d)Nurture/nourishing
(e)Captivating/subduing

Q2.

(a)Cordial/friendly
(b)Concocted/false
(c)Heart-warming/sympathetic
(d)Cock and Bull/unbelievable
(e)Comic/amusing

Q3.
(a)Society/organization
(b)Tribe/group
(c)Board/committee
(d)Union/coalition
(e)Juction/Intersection

Q4.
(a)Servants/slaves
(b)Informants/folder
(c)Workers/labourers
(d)Followers/fans
(e)Admirers/Devotees

Q5.
(a)Unprofitable/losing
(b)Elucidative/explanatory
(c)Lucrative/profitable
(d)Superfluous/extraneous
(e)Lucid/clear

Q6.
(a)Appropriate/suitable
(b)Peculiar/odd
(c)Demonstrative/displaying
(d)Apparent/clear
(e)Unyielding/stubborn

Q7.
(a)Associated/organized
(b)Connected/joined
(c)Abridged/curtailed
(d)Created/formed
(e)Busted/broken

Q8.
(a)Eventually/ultimately
(b)Dramatically/effectively
(c)Thoroughly/completely
(d)Especially/particularly
(e)Actually/really

Q9.

(a)Project/assignment
(b)Venture/undertaking
(c)Target/goal
(d)Survey/Prospect
(e)Excursion/tour

Q10.
(a)Additional/supplemental
(b)Conventional/ordinary
(c)Incredible/unbelievable
(d)Great/important
(e)Mediocre/ordinary