Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement

Exercise :: Sentence Improvement - Section 1

  • Sentence Improvement - Section 1

In questions given below, a part of the sentence is italicised and underlined. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, option 'D' is the answer.

43. 

Either he or I am going.

A. he or I are going
B. he is going or I am
C. I or he is going
D. No improvement

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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44. 

I hope you vividly remember the premier of the film when I, my wife and you were present in the hall.

A. my wife, I and you
B. you, I and my wife
C. my wife, you and I
D. No improvement

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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45. 

To get one's name in the Rowland Ward's book of hunting records was the hot ambition of every serious hunter.

A. extreme
B. burning
C. high
D. No improvement

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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46. 

Taxpayers are to be conscious of their privileges.

A. have to
B. need
C. ought to
D. No improvement

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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47. 

As she was suffering from high fever, she could not face the examination.

A. bear
B. suffer
C. take
D. No improvement

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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48. 

The demonstration passed off peacefully.

A. passed out
B. passed away
C. passed on
D. No improvement

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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49. 

Every time I go in a lift to my sixth floor apartment, I remember the calm and serenity of my ancestral home in the village.

A. move in a lift
B. ascend in a lift
C. take a lift
D. No improvement

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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