Exercise 2

Instructions to Solve
Which of phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

Question 31 :

Because of his ill health, the doctor has advised him not to refrain from smoking.


A). to not refrain from
B). to resort to
C). to refrain from
D). to be refrained from
E). No correction required
Answer : Option C

Question 32 :

They have a scheme of rewarding the best of the performers every year.


A). a best performer
B). the best among the performer
C). a best among performer
D). the best of the performer
E). No correction required
Answer : Option E

Question 33 :

What happens to all those travellers on the ship was not known?


A). What happened of
B). What happened in
C). What is that happens to
D). What happened to
E). No correction required
Answer : Option D

Question 34 :

Making friends is more rewarding than to make enemies.


A). to be unsociable
B). to be sociable
C). being unsociable
D). making enemies
E). No correction required
Answer : Option D

Question 35 :

The moment they saw me, they were delight


A). had delighted
B). were delighted
C). are delighted
D). have been delighted
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B