Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement

Exercise : Sentence Improvement - Section 1
  • Sentence Improvement - Section 1
Directions to Solve

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.


41.
No sooner he had returned home then his mother felt happy.
had he returned home when
he had returned home than
did he return home than
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.

42.
He should move on to the next point, and not harp one sting only.
harp on string only
harp only one string
harp upon one string only
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.

43.
Either he or I am going.
he or I are going
he is going or I am
I or he is going
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.

44.
I hope you vividly remember the premier of the film when I, my wife and you were present in the hall.
my wife, I and you
you, I and my wife
my wife, you and I
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.

45.
To get one's name in the Rowland Ward's book of hunting records was the hot ambition of every serious hunter.
extreme
burning
high
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.