English: Phrase Replacement/Sentence Corrections — Set 94

Directions(1-10): Which of the phrases (A), (B), (C), (D) 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 (E) ie ‘No correction required’ as the answer.

  1. I shall make you realise your mistake.
    make you to realise
    make you in realising
    made you realise
    make you realised
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  2. A nation that had been once tried to kill him was the first to embrace him.
    had once been trying to
    had once tried to
    once had been tried to
    had to once try and
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  3. Had he known more about the policies of the company, he might not have accepted the offer.
    He had known more
    Did he know more
    Since not more was known
    If he would know more
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  4. His life is an example of how the human will can flourish even in harsh conditions.
    what the human will can
    how the human can and will
    when the human will can
    where the human will can
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  5. The social worker passionately stroked the annoyed passenger in order that be pacified.
    to pacify him
    that to pacify
    to be pacified for
    that to be pacified with
    No correction required
    Option A

     

  6. They were no longer able to provide the help their children need.
    helped their children need
    help their children needed
    help that their children need
    help that their children would need
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  7. You may be well-organised in your thoughts but what would you propose may not be necessarily acceptable on all occasions.
    what you would propose
    that you would propose
    what you propose
    what you would have proposed
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  8. The striking difference between the two contestants compatible with each other for the match was related to their age.
    compatible with one another
    compatible against one another
    competing with the other
    competing with each other
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  9. Market research and market communication is so far being confined to a handful of consumer goods like soaps, cosmetics, etc.
    is thus far being confined to
    have so far been confined to
    are so far being confined to
    have so far been confined with
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  10. If we rely on others for technology upgradation, potential serious damage may be caused.
    potentially serious damage may
    serious potentially damage may
    seriously potential damage may
    seriously potential damage might
    No correction required
    Option A

     


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