Verbal Ability - Sentence Improvement - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Sentence Improvement - Section 1 (Q.No. 15)
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.


15.
While crossing the highway a five year old child was knocked out by a passing car.
away
up
down
No improvement
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.
Discussion:
6 comments Page 1 of 1.

Vidyaroop said:   9 years ago
We use 'knock down' when somebody hit by any vehicle.

We use 'knock out' when somebody is defeated and eliminated in a game.

Prithvi said:   1 decade ago
Knocked down means fall down or move with force.

Knocked out means To render unconscious.

So option 'c' is right choice.

Udyan said:   2 years ago
Knocked away means.

To cause someone or something with collision or by force.

Swadesh said:   8 years ago
What is the meaning of knocked away?

Rosy said:   5 years ago
Why it shouldn't be knocked away?

Akash said:   1 decade ago
Down is adverb here.

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