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 26 :

We can not always convey ourselves in simple sentences.


A). cannot always convey
B). can not always express
C). cannot always express
D). can not always communicate
E). No correction required
Answer : Option C

Question 27 :

What does agonise me most is not this criticism, but the trivial reason behind it.


A). most agonising me
B). agonises me most
C). agonising me most
D). I most agonised
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B

Question 28 :

As there was no time, the remaining items were deferred into the next meeting.


A). are deferred till
B). were deferred till
C). were deferred to
D). had deferred with
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B

Question 29 :

Despite of their differences on matters of principles, they all agree on the demand of hike is salary?


A). Despite their
B). Despite of the
C). Despite for their
D). Despite off their
E). No correction required
Answer : Option A

Question 30 :

The man who has committed such a serious crime must get the mostly severe punishment.


A). be getting the mostly severely
B). get the most severe
C). have got the most severely
D). have been getting the severe most
E). No correction required
Answer : Option B