Test: Sentence Correction- 1


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QUESTION: 1

Instructions: 
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. The small child does whatever his father was done.

Solution:

The sentence means that the small child follows his father.  So it is clear that both of them are the part of present tense.

► The small child does whatever his father does.

QUESTION: 2

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. You need not come unless you want to.

Solution:

► "You don't need to come unless you want to " 

This is grammatically correct, because It is a negative sentence, so  we can't use need not.

► Instead of " Need not ", we have to use " Don't need"

QUESTION: 3

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. There are not many men who are so famous that they are frequently referred to by their short names only.

Solution:

► There are not many men who are so famous that they are frequently referred to by their initials only.

QUESTION: 4

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. The man to who I sold my house was a cheat.

Solution:

► The man to whom I sold my house was a cheat.

QUESTION: 5

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. They were all shocked at his failure in the competition.

Solution:

► They were all shocked at his failure in the competition.

QUESTION: 6

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. I need not offer any explanation regarding this incident - my behaviour is speaking itself.

Solution:

► Here my behavior speaks itself is used as it is a general statement (behavior of a person that remains the same)

QUESTION: 7

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. He is too important for tolerating any delay.

Solution:

► He is too important to tolerate any delay.

QUESTION: 8

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. The population of Tokyo is greater than that of any other town in the world.

Solution:

► The population of Tokyo is greater than that of any other town in the world.

QUESTION: 9

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. The performance of our players was rather worst than I had expected.

Solution:

► The performance of our players was rather worse than I had expected.

QUESTION: 10

Instructions:
Which of the phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold(or underlined) type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Q. Why did you not threw the bag away?

Solution:

As ( did and threw)  both are past tense verb, so they can't be written together in the same sentence.

►Why did you not throw the bag anyway?

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