Directions : Rearrange the following six sentence A, B, C, D, E and F in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.
A. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which had
last invested in the foreign exchange market in June 2009, was seen buying dollars to seem the rupees runaway appreciation.
1. The villagers ________ the death of their leader by keeping all the shops closed.
a) Consoled b) avenged c) mourned d) protested
Here the answer is (C), 'mourned' because the word in use for expressing sorrow over the death of someone is 'mourn'. This is a matter of usage.