In each of the following sentences, there is one word underlined and one gap. From the list of words lettered A - E, choose the word that is most nearly opposite in meaning to the underlined word and that will, at the same time, correctly fill the gap in the sentences.
Ibrahim was full of admiration for Amina but she treated him with.........
The economist argued that the apparently inconsequential rise in the price of petrol had a .......effect on the cost of living
The exotic bird looked resplendent; its bright plumage contrasted with the rather.........undergrowth.
Femi is very presumptuous quite unlike his late father who was a rather......man
The new manager found the bustle and excitement of life difficult to adjust to after living for almost a decade in a relatively.....village