Night Class: English Quiz

Directions (Q. 1-5) : Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grarmmatical error in it. The error if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error; the answer is (5), ie ‘No Error’. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

1. The new project is (1)/ to big for (2)/ the trainee to handle (3)/ on his own (4). / No Error (5)

2. The explanation that (1)/ he gave for (2)/ missing the meeting (3)/ were not satisfactory (4). / No Error (5).

3. Mr. Singh’s son has applied (1)/ to the post (2)/ of Assistant Manager (3)/ in a construction company (4). / No error (5).

4. The manager has sent (1)/ many reminders to Mr Rao (2)/ to repay the loan but (3)/ has not received no reply (4) / No error (5).

5. Beside the Chairman, (1)/ all the Committee members (2)/ were present (3)/ at the shareholders meeting (4). / No error (5).

Directions (Q. 6-10): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) Mostly not; because appearances are deceptive.

(B) Thus, our keen observation of their actions can answer our basic question.

(C) Is it possible to do so by looking at them ?

(D) An intelligent person’s actions will be more focused than those of a stupid person.

(E) How can we differentiate between an intelligent person and a stupid person ?

(F) We can’t go by appearance, but we can do so through keen observation of their actions

6. Which of the following will be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
1) (A) 
2) (B) 
3) (C)
4) (D) 
5) (E)

7. Which of the following will be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
1) (A) 
2) (B) 
3) (C)
4) (D) 
5) (E)

8. Which of the following will be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after re arrangement ?
1) (A) 
2) (B) 
3) (C)
4) (D) 
5) (E)

9. Which of the following will the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
1) (A) 
2) (B) 
3) (C)
4) (F) 
5) (E)

10. Which of the following will be the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) (A) 
2) (B) 
3) (C)
4) (D) 
5) (E)





Answers:
1. 2
Replace ‘to’ with ‘too’.

2. 4
Replace ‘were’ with ‘was’.

3. 2
Replace ‘to’ with ‘for’.

4. 4
Replace ‘no’ with ‘any’.

5. 1
Replace ‘beside’ with ‘besides’.

(6-10): EFDCAB

6. 4 
7. 5 
8. 2 
9. 4 
10. 1






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