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Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence:

If we manage to __________ our natural resources, we would leave a better planet for our children.

  1. uphold
  2. restrain
  3. cherish
  4. conserve
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answer is (d)

Uphold     : cause to remain  - Not appropriate

Restrain   : keep under control - Not appropriate

Cherish    : be fond of  - Not related

Conserve : keep in safety and protect from harm , decay, loss or destruction  -  most appropriate

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meaning of CHERISH is to  protect or care something fondly deeply.
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D Conserve
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