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English Language And Comprehension

Class

SSCCGL Class 12

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154.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have an error and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is (d).

Some categorically suspected (a)/having seen the (b)/ guard and thief together. (c)/ No error (d).

  • Some categorically suspected

  • having seen the

  • guard and thief together

  • No error


C.

guard and thief together

Correct sentence: Some categorically suspected having seen the guard and the thief together. (Using separate articles indicates that the guard and the thief are two different persons.)

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151.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have an error and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is (d).

Instead of being (a)/ helpful he was (b)/ being hindrance. (c)/ No error (d)

  • Instead of being

  • helpful he was

  • being hindrance

  • No error


C.

being hindrance

Replace 'being' by 'a' in third part of the sentence.. i.e. a hindrance should be used.

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152.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have an error and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is (d).

Where (a)/ have I (b)/ to deposit fees? (c)/ No error (d)

  • Where

  • have I 

  • to deposit fees

  • No error


B.

have I 

Use 'I have' in place of 'have I' i.e.  I have ... to deposit fee should be used.

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159.

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

To the dismay of the student body, the class president was ........... berated by the principal at the school assembly.

  • ignominiously

  • privately

  • magnanimously

  • fortuitously


A.

ignominiously

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153.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have an error and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is (d).

By the time she had finished her work (a)/ I had nearly given up (b)/all hope of arriving at the part in time. (c)/ No error (d)

  • By the time she had finished her work

  • I had nearly given up

  • all hope of arriving at part in time

  • No error


A.

By the time she had finished her work

Remove 'had' from first part of the sentence, i.e. By the time she finished her work should be used.

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160.

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

I would apologize if I ............. you.

  • am

  • was

  • have been

  • were


D.

were

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158.

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

He tried to prevent me .............. doing my duty.

  • against

  • at

  • with

  • from


D.

from

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155.

In the following question, some parts of the sentence have an error and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is (d).

He was (a)/ not in a position to state (b)/ the speed the ship travelled. (c)/ No error (d)

  • He was

  • not in position to state

  • the speed the ship travelled

  • No error


C.

the speed the ship travelled

The correct sentence is: He was not in a position to state the speed at which the ship travelled. (or simply the speed of the ship)

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156.

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

I .............. lunch one hour ago.

  • have had

  • had had

  • have

  • had


D.

had

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157.

In the following question, a sentence is given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

He thought that my car ............ for sale.

  • is

  • was

  • has been

  • will be


B.

was

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