Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement - Discussion

Discussion :: Sentence Improvement - Section 1 (Q.No.26)

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.


The more they earn, more they spend.

[A]. More they earn, more they spend
[B]. More they earn, the more they spend
[C]. The more they earn, the more they spend
[D]. No improvement

Answer: Option C


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Ayshu said: (Dec 22, 2011)  
'The' is used before proper nouns, I think 'C' it is inappropriate.

A is correct.

Sonam said: (Sep 30, 2014)  
I am agree with @Ayush. Someone please explain.

Rajankotnur said: (Jan 4, 2015)  
Answer "C" is correct because it they earns more they spends more.

Bvk said: (Jan 7, 2015)  
'The' is not used before proper nouns except in some cases.

Shachi Pandey said: (Jan 20, 2015)  
We use "the" before adverb (more).

Ratan said: (Oct 28, 2015)  
THE should be used in double comparative degrees see.

THE higher you go THE cooler it becomes.

Ritesh said: (Apr 9, 2017)  
I totally agree @Ratan.

Kumar said: (Mar 11, 2018)  
I agree with @Ratan.

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