Sentence Correction Quiz based on SBI PO Prelims 29 April 2017

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Directions (Q. 1-10): Which of the phrases 1), 2), 3) and 4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct, mark 5) i.e. No correction required, as the answer

1. Please take out your shoes and put out the light.
1) take out your shoes and switch off the light
2) take out your shoes and put on the light
3) take off your shoes and put out the light
4) put off your shoes and switch off the light
5) No correction required.

2. On account of she lacked a sense of responsibility I confiscated the keys.
1) On account that her
2) On account she
3) On account that she
4) Because she
5) No correction required

3. We are constantly surrounding of sounds and noise.
1) constantly surrounding about sounds
2) constantly surrounding by sounds
3) constantly surrounded by sounds
4) constantly surrounding with
5) No correction required

4. I leave in hurry because it was getting dark.
1) left with hurry
2) leave with hurry
3) leave and hurry
4) hurriedly left
5) No correction required

5. Ramesh is the older of the two sons.
1) is older than
2) will be older of
3) is elder than
4) is the elder of
5) No correction required


6. I cannot dance the music like I did before the accident.
1) dancing
2) dance for the music
3) dance to the music
4) dance by the music
5) No correction required

7. When the child is being bored and not occupied is also mischievous.
1) has boredom and no occupation he
2) was bored and not occupied he
3) is bored and unoccupied he
4) is bored and unoccupied that he
5) No correction required

8. America has announced plans to shut up recruitment agencies.
1) will announced plans to shut up
2) announced plans to shut off
3) has announced plans of shut down
4) has announced plans to shut down
5) No correction required

9. It took years for realising what was going on.
1) took years for realisation
2) takes years for realising
3) took years after realising
4) took years before I realised
5) No correction required

10. Being forewarned on the lack of transport I hired a cycle.
1) I was forewarned on
2) On being forewarned on
3) Being forewarned about
4) Being warned before
5) No correction required

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