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.

50. 

Later he became unpopular because he tried to lord it on his followers.

A. to lord it for
B. to lord over
C. to lord it over
D. to lord it over on
E. No correction required

Answer: Option C

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51. 

The crops are dying; it must not had rained.

A. must had not
B. must not be
C. must not have
D. must not have been
E. No correction required

Answer: Option C

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52. 

The courts are actively to safeguard the interests and the rights of the poor.

A. are actively to safeguarding
B. have been actively safeguarding
C. have to active in safeguarding
D. are actively in safeguarding
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

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53. 

The drama had many scenes which were so humorous that it was hardly possible to keep a straight face.

A. hardly possible for keeping
B. hardly impossible for keeping
C. hardly impossible for keep
D. hardly possible keeping
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

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54. 

Hardly does the sun rise when the stars disappeared.

A. have the sun rose
B. had the sun risen
C. did the sun rose
D. the sun rose
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

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55. 

You will be late if you do not leave now

A. did not leave
B. left
C. will not leave
D. do not happen to leave
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

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56. 

The train will leave at 8.30 pm, we have been ready by 7.30pm so that, we can reach the station in time.

A. were
B. must be
C. are
D. should have
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

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