Verbal Ability - Sentence Correction

Exercise :: Sentence Correction - Section 1

  • Sentence Correction - Section 1

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.

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

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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

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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

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11. 

Shapes of gods and goddess are worshipped by people.

A. Images
B. Reflections
C. Clay shapes
D. Clay toys
E. No correction required

Answer: Option A

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12. 

In addition to enhanced their reputations through strategic use of philanthropy, companies are sponsoring social initiatives to open new markets.

A. of enhancing their reputation
B. to having enhance their reputation
C. to enhancing their reputation
D. to have their reputation enhancing
E. No correction required

Answer: Option C

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13. 

The intruder stood quietly for few moments

A. for few time
B. for the few moments
C. for moments
D. for a few moments
E. No correction required

Answer: Option D

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14. 

The police has so far succeeded in recovering only a part of the stolen property.

A. thus far succeeded for recovery
B. so far succeeded in recovery of
C. as for as succeeded in recovery of
D. so far succeeded to recover
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

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