Night Class: English Quiz

Direction (Q. 1-5): In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts in bold. To make the sentence grammatically correct, you have to replace the bold parts with the correct alternative given below. If the sentence is correct as it is, give 5) as your answer (i.e. No correction required).

1. The tragedy of this incident was not only that Ritika and Sunidhi have been allowed to get away without an explanation, but that the value associated with our privacy was a slipery.
1) privacy was on slippery slope 
2) privacy were on slippery slope
3) privacy was a slope 
4) privacy weren't a slope
5) No correction required

2. Organisation will focus predominantly on female candidates while staffed largely by them.
1) as well as staffed largely 
2) but also staffed largely
3) apart from being staffed largely 
4) while staffed appointed
5) No correction required

3. Many of them have been granted bail but cannot get out as they do not have the money for the bail amount stipulated.
1) Many of them has 
2) Many of them had 
3) Many of these could
4) Some of them has 
5) No correction required

4. This tragedy is not only about the local train accident, and also about the depressing regularity with which such unauthorised crossing occurs.
1) but also about depressing 
2) but also about the depressing.
3) and also about depressing 
4) even though about depressing
5) No correction required

5. The recent snooping incident in our state might have out of an attitude of factors that are not yet directly apparent.
1) out of the multitude 
2) emanated their attitude
3) emanated out of a multitude 
4) emanated all 
5) No correction required.

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

A. Hence, the meal that is taken in the morning is breakfast.

B. The word originated from the fact that after dinner, we don’t eat the whole night and this is a long time for the body to go without food.

C. During day time, we keep on eating and munching after every 3-4 hours.

D. People often ask as to why breakfast is important.

E. But the duration between dinner and breakfast is pretty long, sometimes may be equivalent to a fast.

F. The answer lies in the word ‘breakfast’ itself.

6. Which of the following sentences would be the LAST sentence after rearrangement?
1) A 
2) B 
3) C 
4) D 
5) E

7. Which of the following sentences would be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
1) A 
2) B 
3) C 
4) D 
5) F

8. Which of the following sentences would be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) B 
2) D 
3) C 
4) E 
5) F

9. Which of the following sentences would be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
1) A 
2) B 
3) C 
4) D 
5) E

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


Answers:
1. 1 
2. 3 
3. 5 
4. 2
5.3

(6-10): DFBCEA

6. 1 
7. 2 
8. 3 
9. 4 
10. 5




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