Quiz-15

1. In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts
in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold part with
the correct alternative given below.

Being recovered from their astonishment, the explorers realized that the problem was easy to
solve.

 
 
 
 
 

2. Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that
part is the answer.

The government is planning to (a)/ sanction grants to pharmaceutical companies (b)/ for
inventing new treatments for (c)/ diseases about malaria and tuberculosis. (d)/ No error (e)

 
 
 
 
 

3. In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts
in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold part with
the correct alternative given below.

The marriage ceremony took place in this very hotel last Saturday.

 
 
 
 
 

4. Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that
part is the answer.

Reddy was one of the few leaders (a)/ who was never for post, position or purse and despite (b)/
being in the Congress, was a great critic of dynasty (c)/ rule and had a penchant for taking on biggies
such as Reliance without being afraid of the repercussions (d)/ No error. (e)

 
 
 
 
 

5. In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts
in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold part with
the correct alternative given below.

If I will get an opportunity, I shall attend the conference without fail.

 
 
 
 
 

6. In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts
in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold part with
the correct alternative given below.

Sushma was hurried to the station when she dashed against the truck.

 
 
 
 
 

7. Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that
part is the answer.

There are also signs of revaluation of(a)/ Tagore’s ideas both in Japan as well as China (b)/ in
sync with the emergence of India as a vibrant economic (c)/ power with considerable clout in the 21st
century (d)/ No error. (e)

 
 
 
 
 

8. In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts
in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold part with
the correct alternative given below.

I complimented him for his success in the examination.

 
 
 
 
 

9. Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that
part is the answer.

While it is gratifying to note (a)/ that the ‘Readers’ Mail’ column will restore and improve, (b)/ the
space for the ‘Letters to the Editor’ (c)/ section should be increased, taking up from what a reader at
the Kochi session has suggested (d)/ No error. (e)

 
 
 
 
 

10. Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that
part is the answer.

Doctors wage a relentless (a)/ battle day in and day out (b)/ to save patients under their care but
(c)/ at a time fate decides otherwise (d)/ No error. (e)

 
 
 
 
 

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