Quiz-35

1. Read each sentence, divided into five parts, 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. Below each sentence you are provided with five options. The first three options suggest you the possible sequences of the correct parts of the sentence. Choose the sequence which consists of correct parts of the sentence. If there is no error in the sentence, choose option (d). If none of the options gives the correct sequence and if there is indeed an error in some part of the sentence, choose (e) as your option.

A few days ago, there was drama (a)/ when 16 members of the Assembly, three
from (b) / the JD(S) and 13 of the Congress, mostly of (c)/ them sheltered in a luxury
hotel in Mumbai, announced (d) / that they had resigned from the Assembly(e)

 
 
 
 
 

2. Below in each questions some sentences are given, find the
sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and the of the
passage or find the odd sentence out and rearrange the remaining sentences to
make a coherent paragraph. If the given sentence is correct as it is then choosing
option (e). If the sequence is the one which is not given, then choose option (d) as
your choice.

(A) As the LTTE displaced the other Tamil militias and became dominant, (B) To its
ambition of a separate state (C)The abuses perpetrated by the warring actors (D) They
boldly challenged its political choices, (E) Which, they felt, subordinated the well-being
of the Tamil people

 
 
 
 
 

3. Read each sentence, divided into five parts, 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. Below each sentence you are provided with five
options. The first three options suggest you the possible sequences of the correct
parts of the sentence. Choose the sequence which consists of correct parts of the
sentence. If there is no error in the sentence, choose option (d). If none of the
options gives the correct sequence and if there is indeed an error in some part of
the sentence, choose (e) as your option.

With the Karnataka government have (a) / decided to convene the Budget session
(b) / the coalition partners issued a (c) / whip to its members to attend, holding (d) /
out the threat of disqualification for non-compliance(e)

 
 
 
 
 

4. Below in each questions some sentences are given, find the sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and the of the passage or find the odd sentence out and rearrange the remaining sentences to make a coherent paragraph. If the given sentence is correct as it is then choosing option (e). If the sequence is the one which is not given, then choose option (d) as your choice.

(A) It is this crucial human health angle (B)/ That has spawned a mushrooming
body of science centred (C)/ On understanding the linkages between sleep and normal
metabolic activity, (D)/ And the potentially deleterious effect of sleep deprivation (E)/
That helped complete the jigsaw puzzle

 
 
 
 
 

5. Below in each questions some sentences are given, find the sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and the of the passage or find the odd sentence out and rearrange the remaining sentences to make a coherent paragraph. If the given sentence is correct as it is then choosing option (e). If the sequence is the one which is not given, then choose option (d) as your choice.

(A)Are expected to bring their regional expertise(B)/ Are in the exclusive domain
of the Union government, (C)/ The successful outcome of a request made by the Kerala
Chief Minister (D)/ Has been widely applauded(E)/Although traditionalists may argue
that foreign affairs

 
 
 
 
 

6. Read each sentence, divided into five parts, 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. Below each sentence you are provided with five options. The first three options suggest you the possible sequences of the correct parts of the sentence. Choose the sequence which consists of correct parts of the sentence. If there is no error in the sentence, choose option (d). If none of the options gives the correct sequence and if there is indeed an error in some part of the sentence, choose (e) as your option.

such theatrics may have (a) / tactical political purpose at (b) / times, the question
to be (c) / asked is the purpose for which (d) / such political tactic is employed (e)

 
 
 
 
 

7. Below in each questions some sentences are given, find the sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and the of the passage or find the odd sentence out and rearrange the remaining sentences to make a coherent paragraph. If the given sentence is correct as it is then choosing option (e). If the sequence is the one which is not given, then choose option (d) as your choice.

(A) Has to give way to (B)/ Avert accidents (C)/ At the cost of maintenance and
safety (D)/ The present system of running trains on a congested network (E)/ Safety
consciousness in operations

 
 
 
 
 

8. Read each sentence, divided into five parts, 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. Below each sentence you are provided with five options. The first three options suggest you the possible sequences of the correct parts of the sentence. Choose the sequence which consists of correct parts of the sentence. If there is no error in the sentence, choose option (d). If none of the options gives the correct sequence and if there is indeed an error in some part of the sentence, choose (e) as your option.

As the underdogs, the Kiwis (a)/ deserve accolades and empathy for the way they
(b)/ handles the post-match situation, despite (c)/ losing the final match to England
(d)/ and the unconvincing rules. (e)

 
 
 
 
 

9. Read each sentence, divided into five parts, 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. Below each sentence you are provided with five options. The first three options suggest you the possible sequences of the correct parts of the sentence. Choose the sequence which consists of correct parts of the sentence. If there is no error in the sentence, choose option (d). If none of the options gives the correct sequence and if there is indeed an error in some part of the sentence, choose (e) as your option.

Players should (a) / realise that wild (b) / gestures sometime take away (c) / the
focus from the main (d) / target of winning a game (e)

 
 
 
 
 

10. Below in each questions some sentences are given, find the sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and the of the passage or find the odd sentence out and rearrange the remaining sentences to make a coherent paragraph. If the given sentence is correct as it is then choosing option (e). If the sequence is the one which is not given, then choose option (d) as your choice.

(A) It is increasingly manifested in their converging interests (B)/To invest in
greater coordination security cooperation (C)/ to ensure Eurasian connectivity plans
(D) that are truly multilateral, (E) and also financially and environmentally sustainable.

 
 
 
 
 

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