Sentence Corrections Set – 18

Directions: Which of the phrases A, B, C, and D given below each statement should replace the phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given, mark E as the answer

Q1. It is important to teach children that discriminating on any particular culture is not acceptable.
A) discrimination for
B) discriminating against
C) to discriminate towards
D) discriminated of
E) No correction required

Answer

Option B

Q2. India’s growth story does not hold much water when one analyses its sanitation statistics.
A) does not retain much
B) does not have more
C) do have lots of
D) does hold only
E) No correction required

Answer

Option E

Q3. A lots of more is needed to be done towards elimination of manual scavenging.
A) lot of more
B) lot much
C) lot more
D) lot and more
E) No correction required

Answer

Option C

Q4. Ayurveda believes that herbs when ingested bring about chnages in the energy of a human body.
A) When it is ingest
B) Ingested when
C) While being ingest
D) when one ingesting
E) No correction required

Answer

Option E

Q5. Traffiic snarls along the highway have started aggain, despite is declared a ‘no parking zone’.
A) declaration on
B) has been declared
C) being declared
D) has to declare
E) No correction required

Answer

Option C

Q6. The Green revolution refers to technology tranfers that helped  for boosting agricultural yields per unit of land.
A) helped to boost
B) helped  boost
C) boosted for helping
D) helped by boosting
E) No correction required

Answer & Explanation

Option B

Q7. The owner of the commercial establishments in the city were given orders to furnished detailed information of their tenants.
A) furnished orders
B) ordered to furnish
C) ordered for furnishing
D) orderly furnished
E) No correction required

Answer

Option B

Q8. Inequalities in India has been measured using GINI cofficient for per capita consumption expenditure at all india level.
A) is measured
B) have measured
C) was measured
D) have been measured
E) No correction required

Answer

Option D

Q9. Recapitalization is the process in which the amount of assets and debt of a  particular entity are restructred so as meet a financial goal.
A) so as to meet
B) so as to need
C) so as to help
D) so as to meeting
E) No correction required

Answer

Option A

Q10. Although official orders, wor of re-survey of out-of-school children has not yet been undertaken in many parts of the state.
A) While
B) Even though
C) In spite of
D) However
E) No correction required

Answer

Option E

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