Directions: In the following questions, a sentence/ part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined sentence/part of the sentence at (a), (b) and (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (d). [SSC CGL 1st Sit. 2013]
Hoping not to be disturbed, I sat down in my easy chair to read the book, I won as a prize.