English Exercise on Tricks of Verb

English Grammar

English Exercise on Tricks of Verb

Dear Aspirants

Here in this article, we are providing an English Exercise on Tricks of Verb based on our English Master Series Module -12. 

This Exercise will be very helpful while solving the questions of Spotting Errors and Fill in the blanks.

English Grammar

EXERCISE

1. India is determined /2) to defeat Pakistan /3) in the war proxy /4) it has unleashed in Kashmir. /5) No error

2. As when the stranger entered /2) the town he was met by a policeman /3) who asked him /4) if he was a traveller. /5) No error

3. The general told his /2) mutinous troops that /3) they had charged disgrace /4) upon a famous regiment. /5) No error

4. He cautioned his sons /2) not to quarrel amongst /3) themselves when he was dead /4) but to remain united. /5) No error

5. 1) The traveller asked /2) the peasant if he could /3) tell him the way /4) to the nearest inn. /5) No error

6. Sadly, this year /2) the monsoon has /3) failed, causing a famine when the state /4) is still reeling from the economic crunch. / No error

7. Whether the fundamentalists like it or not, /2) the demand of human rights groups /3) to put an end to discriminations /4) against women is becoming even more shrill. / No error

8. The driver had /2) sounded the /3) horn thrice /4) No error

9. The course of events /2) took a turn for the worst /3) when the policy to be implemented /4) was negated by the House. / No error

10. We lost twenty precious minutes /2) having to change a tyre, /3) otherwise we would have made it /4) well on time. / No error

 

SOLUTION

1. India is determined to defeat Pakistan in the proxy war it has unleashed in Kashmir.

2. As the stranger entered the town he was met by a policeman who asked him if he was a traveller.

3. The general told his mutinous troops that they had brought disgrace upon a famous regiment.

4. He advised his sons  not to quarrel amongst themselves when he was dead but to remain united.

5. No error

6. Sadly, this year the monsoon has failed, causing a famine when the state is still reeling under the economic crunch.

7. Whether the fundamentalists like it or not, the demand of human rights groups to put an end to discrimination against women is becoming even more shrill.

8. No error

9. The course of events took a turn for worse when the policy to be implemented was negated by the House.

10. We lost twenty precious minutes having in changing a tyre, otherwise we would have made it  well on time.

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