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 31 :

For many centuries in Indian History there was no city so famous like the city of Ujjain.


A). as
B). such as
C). likewise
D). so like
E). No correction required
Answer : Option A

Question 32 :

We don't know how did the thief made an escape.


A). how the thief did make
B). how the thief does make
C). how the thief made
D). how was the thief made
E). No correction required
Answer : Option C

Question 33 :

He is a singer of repute, but his yesterday's performance was quite disappointing.


A). performances of yesterday were
B). yesterday performance was
C). yesterday performance were
D). performances about yesterday were
E). No correction required
Answer : Option E

Question 34 :

Their earnings are such that they find it difficult to make both ends to meet.


A). to makings both ends meet
B). to make both ends for meeting
C). to make both ends meet
D). for making both ends to meet
E). No correction required
Answer : Option C

Question 35 :

He has received no other message than an urgent telegram asking him to rush his village immediately.


A). asked him to rush his village
B). asking him to have rush his village
C). asking him to rush to his village
D). asking him rushing at his village
E). No correction required
Answer : Option C