Verbal Ability - Sentence Correction - Discussion

Discussion :: Sentence Correction - Section 1 (Q.No.44)

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.

44. 

We must take it granted that Madhu will not come for today's function.

[A]. take it for granted
[B]. taking it granted
[C]. took it as granted
[D]. have it granted
[E]. No correction required

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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Swathi said: (Jan 28, 2011)  
I confused. Is it correct option ?.

Vai said: (Sep 28, 2011)  
Yes it is. Granted is always preceded by 'for'.

Prachi said: (Sep 28, 2011)  
Granted is always used with for.

Gajanand said: (Oct 8, 2011)  
These are not the correct explanations.

Take somebody for granted - is an idiom.

Razu said: (Oct 25, 2014)  
For granted has several meanings depending on situation. In this situation for granted means "to assume".

Lakshmi5681 said: (Jan 25, 2015)  
Granted is always used with for and also For granted has several meanings depending on situation. In this situation for granted means "to assume".

Harsh said: (May 19, 2015)  
Grammatical, when there is future tense then it will be preceded by present one.

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