Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.
Dahntay’s ——- over winning the prestigious prize was ——- only by the fact that his father was unable to attend the ceremony.
A. incredulity . . misconstrued
B. ebullience . . tempered
C. bashfulness . . extended
D. satisfaction . . confirmed
E. relief . . conveyed
Last week’s answer – E