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.

71. 

We were still standing in the queue when the film was beginning.

A. film began
B. film had begun
C. beginning of the film was over
D. film begins
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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72. 

If I would have realised the nature of job earlier, I would not have accepted it.

A. If I have had
B. In case I would have
C. Had I been
D. Had I
E. No correction required

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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73. 

The crime has growth rapidly in Russia since the disintegration of the communist system.

A. rapid crime has grown
B. crime has grown rapidly
C. crimes grow rapidly
D. crimes have been rapidly grown
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The crime has grown rapidly in Russia since the disintegration of the communist system.

74. 

They failed in their attempt to repair the demolished portion of that building.

A. for their attempt to repair
B. in their attempting to repair
C. with their attempt to repair
D. in their attempt for repairs
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

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75. 

I earnestly believe that you will visit our relatives during your forthcoming trip to Mumbai.

A. had hardly believe that
B. sincerely would believe
C. certainly believing that
D. could not believe
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

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76. 

By such time you finish that chapter, I will write a letter.

A. The time when
B. By the time
C. By that time
D. The time
E. No correction required

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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77. 

Though we have kept in mind to try and maintain most facilities, we would like to request you to kindly bear with us any inconvenience that may be caused.

A. must keep in mind to try and maintain
B. have kept in mind trying and maintain
C. would keep in mind to try and to maintain
D. should have kept in mind to try and to maintain
E. No correction required

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

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