Quiz-33

1. Reserve is / by writers on composition (A)/ and so it has not been emphasized (B)/ as
it ought to be (C) / a negative quality, (D)

 
 
 
 
 

2. In each sentence below four words have been printed in bold which are 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) i.e. ‘No error’

After arriving in Delhi (1)/, Revathy and her cousins looked around (2)/to find a
comfortable accomodation (3) /in the vicinity of their office (4)./ No Error. (5)

 
 
 
 
 

3. The examination of / anatomists and natural philosophers (A)/ our sensations belongs
more to (B)/ not at present be entered upon (C)/ than to moral; and therefore shall (D)

 
 
 
 
 

4. To give the real effect of a conception / it is necessary to pass from one side to the
other (A)/ very rapidly and frequently, (B)/ for only in so doing can (C)/ one keep the
whole situation in mind (D)

 
 
 
 
 

5. In each sentence below four words have been printed in bold which are 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) i.e. ‘No error’

Shruthi was very excited about her acting job (1) / in Mumbai and packed a lot of make
up in her luggage. (2)/ But she was worried that it (3)/ might not be aloud into her
check in baggage (4)/. No Error. (5)

 
 
 
 
 

6. The Puritans were men / from the daily contemplation of (A)/ superior beings and
eternal interests (B)/ a peculiar character (C)/ whose minds had derived (D)

 
 
 
 
 

7. In each sentence below four words have been printed in bold which are 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) i.e. ‘No error’

The cultural heritage of a country (1)/ represents the soul of the nation (2)/ and it is
of paramount importance (3)/ that it is protected (4)/. No Error. (5)

 
 
 
 
 

8. In each sentence below four words have been printed in bold which are
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) i.e. ‘No error’

With Virat Kohli scoring runs very fastly (1) /, it is apparent (2)/that the Sri Lankans
are losing (3)/ their confidence and focus (4)./ No Error.(5)

 
 
 
 
 

9. In each sentence below four words have been printed in bold which are 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) i.e. ‘No error’

PV Sindhu was recently awarded (1)/the Khel Ratna Award by the Government of
India (2)/, which the badminton (3)/star graciously excepted (4)/. No Error. (5)

 
 
 
 
 

10. The effective writer must cease to think / the likes or needs of his possible
readers,(A) / selecting some definite reader in particular if need be (B)/ and turn his
mental vision steadily upon (C) / of himself when he begins to write, (D)

 
 
 
 
 

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