Sentence Completion
Verbal Ability

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Q.

The pond was a place of reek and corruption, of ____ smells and of oxygen-starved fish breathing through laboring gills.

 A.

fragrant 

 B.

evocative 

 C.

dolorous

 D.

resonant

 E.

fetid

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Solution:
Option(E) is correct

The words ‘reek and corruption’ tell us that the pond is full of decay.
Hence, bad smelling or fetid is the best choice.

(evocative = reminiscent; dolorous = sad; resonant = echoing)


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