Verbal Reasoning : Sentence Completion
It sounds ______ that if a low carb diet can prevent a second heart attack from occurring, it should also be able to ______ the first occurrence.
- realistic. . . disintegrate
- logical. . . allay
- fascinating. . . foment
- reasonable. . . augment
- rational. . . alienate
Correct Answer : Choice (2).
Any of options, other than choice (3), seem probable answers for the first blank.
However, "allay" is the only word synonymous with "prevent" that can fit the second blank.
Hence, choice (2) is the correct answer.
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