Directions (Q. 1-5): Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3), (4), given below should replace the phrase given in bold in the following sentences to make the sentence grammatically meaningful and correct. If the sentence is correct as it is and ‘No Correction Required’, mark (5) as the answer. 

1. The sector is needy of investment to be globally competitive 
1) has need off 
2) is needed to 
3) is in need of 
4) will be needed 
5) No Correction Required 

2. Without his carelessness, the lease on our premises has not been renewed 
1) Except for his 
2) Because he is 
3) Since he has 
4) On account of his 
5) No Correction Required 

3. Experts feel that risen oil prices will slow down economic growth 
1) feeling that raised 
2) feel a rise in 
3) felt that a raise of 
4) were felt rising 
5) No Correction Required 

4. He is wealthy today because he seized every opportunity who came his way 
1) that came 
2) which comes 
3) coming by 
4) which came in 
5) No correction required 

5. He failed to carry over his instructions because they were not specific 
1) in carrying forward 
2) to carry on 
3) carrying around
4) to carry out 
5) No correction required 

Direction (Q. 6-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any 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). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any).

6. Over a thousand tourist (1)/ from all over the world (2)/ come to visit the (3) / national park every week. (4)/ No error 

7. It will sooner (1)/ be compulsory for all (2)/ employees to follow (3)/ these new guidelines. (4)/ No Error (5) 

8. The bank is (1)/ planning to hire (2)/ over eight hundred officers (3)/ on a contractual basic. (4)/ No Error (5) 

9. In his opinion (1)/ have a good education (2)/ is the way (3)/ to achieve success. (4)/ No Error (5) 

10. If we want to avoid (1)/ making a loss we (2)/ have no option unless (3)/ to raise our prices. (4)/ No Error (5) 

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1. 3
2. 4
3. 2
4. 1
5. 4
6. 1(Replace 'tourist' with 'tourists')
7. 1(Replace 'sooner' with 'soon')
8. 4(Replace 'contractual' with 'contract')
9. 2(Replace 'have' with 'to have')

10.3(Replace 'unless' with 'but')

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