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.

64. 

We demonstrated to them how we were prepared the artistic patterns.

A. are prepared
B. have prepared
C. are preparing
D. had prepared
E. No correction required

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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65. 

Because of his mastery in this field, his suggestions are wide accepted.

A. are widely accepted
B. widely acceptance
C. have widely accepted
D. have been wide accepted
E. No correction required

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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66. 

They felt humiliated because they realised that they had cheated.

A. have been cheated
B. had been cheated
C. had been cheating
D. were to be cheated
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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67. 

Tax evaders should heavily punished as they do it intentionally.

A. should be heavy fined
B. should have heavily fined
C. shall have heavy fine
D. should be heavily fined
E. No correction required

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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68. 

We met him immediately after the session in which he had been given a nice speech.

A. would be giving
B. has been given
C. will have given
D. had given
E. No correction required

Answer: Option D

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69. 

For some days the new professor lectured above the heads of his pupils.

A. over the head of
B. over the heads of
C. on the heads of
D. through the heds of
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

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70. 

The accused now flatly denies have admitted his guilt in his first statement.

A. having admitted
B. had admitted
C. have been admitting
D. has admitting
E. No correction required

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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