Quiz-29

1. Like other strangely formed quadrupeds,/ among the curiosities of the animal
kingdom,(A)/ in natural history (B)/ and as such are described (C)/ the jerboas are
counted (D)/

 
 
 
 
 

2. In each sentence below four words have been numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4) One of these words may be misspelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Find out the wrongly spelt or inappropriate word. The number of that word is the answer. If all the words are correctly spelt and are appropriate the answer is (5)

He insisted(1) that the new guests(2) sit at the table(3) and eat tremendously(4). All
correct(5).

 
 
 
 
 

3. In each sentence below four words have been numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4) One
of these words may be misspelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence.
Find out the wrongly spelt or inappropriate word. The number of that word is the
answer. If all the words are correctly spelt and are appropriate the answer is (5)

He would have utered(1) the long forest(2) shout(3), as a signal to his comrade(4).All
Correct(5).

 
 
 
 
 

4. In each sentence below four words have been numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4) One of these words may be misspelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Find out the wrongly spelt or inappropriate word. The number of that word is the answer. If all the words are correctly spelt and are appropriate the answer is (5)

His sangiune(1)temperament(2) had made a complete rebound(3) from
the depression(4).All correct(5).

 
 
 
 
 

5. Probably the most important form of steam machinery is the marine engine,/ not only
because of (A)/ but because of the great power (B)/ it is called upon to exert (C)/ the
conditions under which it works,(D)/

 
 
 
 
 

6. In each sentence below four words have been numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4) One of these words may be misspelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Find out the wrongly spelt or inappropriate word. The number of that word is the answer. If all the words are correctly spelt and are appropriate the answer is (5)

The young(1) of this generation(2) are wise(3) in their own conciet(4). All correct(5).

 
 
 
 
 

7. The excavations at Tell-el-Maskhutah / have resulted in (A)/ that have ever rewarded
(B)/ the labors of archaeologists (C)/ some of the most interesting and important
discoveries (D)/

 
 
 
 
 

8. Every now and then / and in time Arctic cold will prevail over the globe (A)/ some
weather sage predicts (B)/ and another ventures to say that the sun is gradually losing
heat (C)/ extremely cold winters, (D)/

 
 
 
 
 

9. The dog, intelligent animal as he is, / with peculiar cries (A)/ on meeting his master,
(B)/ manifests his affection (C)/ which vary with the intensity of his joy (D)/

 
 
 
 
 

10. In each sentence below four words have been numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4) One
of these words may be misspelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence.
Find out the wrongly spelt or inappropriate word. The number of that word is the
answer. If all the words are correctly spelt and are appropriate the answer is (5)

once he fired(1) his riffle(2), and the sharp note seemed(3) to run for miles(4).All
Correct(5).

 
 
 
 
 

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