English: Sentence Corrections Set 3

Directions: Which of phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark ‘E’ as the answer.
 

  1. He flew from place to place in search of water, since it could not find it anywhere.
    A) although he could not find it elsewhere
    B) because he could not find him anywhere
    C) but he could not find it anywhere.
    D) since he could not find it elsewhere
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option C

  2. So fat he become that he could not move around by himself.
    A) So fat he became that
    B) Had he become so fat
    C) He become so fat
    D) He became so that even though
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option A

  3. Eventually I got out from a knott way to move in a restful manner meanwhile giving a halt to hectic disillusionment walk.
    A) got out from a knotty way to move
    B) got out of a knotty way by moving
    C) got out from a moving way by move
    D) got out of a knotty way to move
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option D

  4. You can befooled the person a few times but not always.
    A) befool the person a few time
    B) fool the person few time
    C) befool a person a few times
    D) befool a person very few times
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option C

  5. The principle purpose of the introduction is to present your position on the issue at hand but effective introductory paragraphs is so much more than that.
    A) are so much more than that.
    B) are so much better than that
    C) are so much better than them
    D) are so much more then them.
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option A

  6. The slow smile, the one which made her shivering, spread across his face.
    A) the one that makes her shivering
    B) the one which makes her shivering
    C) that one which made her to shiver
    D) the one that made her shiver
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option D

  7. She felt somehow drawn to the picture from a frail looking girl with dark eyes that looked out hauntingly from a delicately beautiful face.
    A) of a frail looking girl
    B) from the frailing looking girl
    C) of the frail look girl
    D) of the frail look girl
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option A

  8. You have no idea how unhappy, how lonely, I feel when you are like that.
    A) I felt when are like that.
    B) I feel when you are like those
    C) I feet when you were like that
    D) I felt when you are like that
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option E

  9. After breakfast Vinita took Vipin and Vikas to seeing a new foal that was born during the night.
    A) to see a new foal that birth
    B) to see a new foal that was born
    C) to saw a new foal that originated
    D) to see a new foal that born
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option B

  10. I hope you guys enjoyed supper, rather this is going to be my last trip.
    A) because this would be my last tripping
    B) because this is going to be my last trip.
    C) rather this is gone to be my last trip.
    D) since this could be my last tripping.
    E) No Correction Required
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    Option B

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