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.

85. 

Please remind me of posting these letters to my relatives.

A. by posting
B. to post
C. for posting
D. No improvement

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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86. 

Not a word they spoke to the unfortunate wife about it

A. did they speak
B. they will speak
C. they had spoken
D. No improvement

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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87. 

Not long back, in Japan, a mysterious nerve gas affected a large number of people.

A. effected
B. infected
C. infested
D. No improvement

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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88. 

We had nothing to eat since 8'o clock, this morning.

A. have had nothing
B. has had nothing
C. did have nothing
D. No improvement

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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89. 

We did not see this movie yet.

A. have seen
B. have not seen
C. have seen
D. No improvement

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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90. 

My friend was in hospital for a week after an accident.

A. through
B. following
C. for
D. No improvement

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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91. 

All, but her, had made an attempt.

A. All, but she,
B. All, but herself,
C. All, but her,
D. No improvement

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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