English: Phrase Replacement/Sentence Corrections — Set 74

Directions: Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3), (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) ie ‘No correction required’ as the answer.

  1. He is unique as he behaves with the same courtesy of the poor as of the rich.
    for the poor as for
    with the poor as of
    with the poor as with
    to the poor as to
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  2. The judge asked the accused why was he looking so depressed.
    why was he looking so depress
    why he looked depressing
    why he was looking so depressed
    that why he looked so depressed
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  3. They could not admire his bright performance because of they dislike him.
    because of their dislike
    because they dislike
    because of their disliking of
    as they have disliked
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  4. As the time were hard for all, the country was generally making progress.
    Though the times were
    Since the time was
    Since the times were
    Because the time was
    No correction required
    Option A

     

  5. Our hope was that he would not enter college till he had had some grounding in science.
    had some ground of
    had had some ground for
    had to have some ground of
    had been having some ground in
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  6. Anyone with a little interest in sports is bound to familiar with Sachin Tendulkar’s name.
    binding to familiar
    bound to be familiar
    binding to be familiar
    bound to have familiar
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  7. He asked me if I will accept his conditions if he helped me.
    that if I will accept
    that if I would accept
    if I would accept
    if would I be accepting
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  8. The ship was not fit to survive another storm as the damage was beyond repair.
    fitted to survive
    fit to be surviving
    fitting for survival
    fit with survival
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  9. His changed attitudes did not go well within his family.
    had not gone well within
    went not well within
    could not go well into
    did not go well with
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  10. What all this mean, is that the disciples are more powerful than their teacher.
    all this means
    does all this mean
    all the meaning
    does this all mean
    No correction required
    Option A

     


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