Exercise 1

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 6 :

I need not offer any explanation regarding this incident - my behaviour is speaking itself.


A). will speak to itself
B). speaks for itself
C). has been speaking
D). speaks about itself
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B

Question 7 :

He is too important for tolerating any delay.


A). to tolerate
B). to tolerating
C). at tolerating
D). with tolerating
E). No correction required
Answer : Option A

Question 8 :

The population of Tokyo is greater than that of any other town in the world.


A). greatest among any other
B). greater than all other
C). greater than those of any other
D). greater than any other
E). No correction required
Answer : Option E

Question 9 :

The performance of our players was rather worst than I had expected.


A). bad as I had expected
B). worse than I had expected
C). worse than expectation
D). worst than was expected
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B

Question 10 :

Why did you not threw the bag away?


A). did you not throw
B). had you not threw
C). did you not thrown
D). you did not thrown
E). No correction required
Answer : Option A