English: Sentence Corrections Set 47 (SBI PO Mains Pattern)

Direction (1-10): In each question given below a sentence is given and is divided into three parts I, II and III. For each part a correction statement is also given. You have to determine which part requires correction and mark it as your answer.

  1. Death is something which happens to other people, and/ that’s how you find the courage to put yourself in the car in the first place./ The close you are to death, the more alive you feel.
    a. Death is something that happens to other people, and
    b. that’s how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place.
    c. The closer you are to death, the more alive you feel.

    Only b & c
    Only a & c
    All a, b & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option
    The sentence is :- Death is something that happens to other people, and that’s how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place. The closer you are to death, the more alive you feel.

     

  2. Electronic navigation isn’t allowed, the drivers must rely on the roadbook, /a turn-to-turn guide to each day’s route. Barring their gear, this little scroll/ of paper is the most important object in the 14 days of the rally.
    a. Electronic navigation isn’t allowed, the drivers have to rely on the roadbook,
    b. a turn-by-turn guide to each day’s route. Barring their gear, this little scroll
    c. of paper is the most important object during the 14 days of the rally.

    Only c & b
    Only a & b
    All a, b & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option C
    The sentence is :- Electronic navigation isn’t allowed, the drivers have to rely on the roadbook, a turn-by-turn guide to each day’s route. Barring their gear, this little scroll of paper is the most important object during the 14 days of the rally. Have to shows us that the obligation comes from somebody else.

     

  3. While the good news is that this will lead to a focus on the improvement of the quality of teaching,/ the bad news is that the country has just found that understaffing/ in higher education institutes is far greater than what has been estimated so far.
    a. While the good news is that this will lead to a focus on improving the quality of teaching,
    b. the bad news is that the country has just found out that understaffing
    c. in the higher education institutes is far greater than what has been estimated so far.

    Only b & c
    Only a & b
    All a, b & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option B
    The sentence is :- While the good news is that this will lead to a focus on improving the quality of teaching, the bad news is that the country has just found out that understaffing in higher education institutes is far greater than what has been estimated so far.

     

  4. Aadhaar linkage was not made to mandatory but we asked them to furnish it./ Some reputed universities have not given Aadhaar data but whatever kind of data has come, / the faculty strength has gone down by around 10% in 2017.
    a. Aadhaar linkage was not made mandatory but we asked them to furnish it.
    b. Some reputed universities have not given Aadhaar data but whatever data has come,
    c. the faculty strength has went down by around 10% in 2017.

    Only a & b
    Only b & c
    Only a & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option A
    The sentence is :- Aadhaar linkage was not made mandatory but we asked them to furnish it. Some reputed universities have not given Aadhaar data but whatever data has come, the faculty strength has gone down by around 10% in 2017.

     

  5. When you link Aadhaar, you just have real teachers on rolls and that’s good for /students. But to get the quality of teachers some institutes struggle as it increases their cost. /For that, authorities also needed to allow schools to hike fees, which often is not allowed.
    a. When you link Aadhaar, you only have real teachers on rolls and that’s good for
    b. students. But to get quality teachers some institutes struggle as it increases their cost.
    c. For that, authorities also need to allow schools to hike fees, which often is not allowed.

    Only a
    Only c
    All a, b & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option C
    The sentence is :- When you link Aadhaar, you only have real teachers on rolls and that’s good for students. But to get quality teachers some institutes struggle as it increases their cost. For that, authorities also need to allow schools to hike fees, which often is not allowed.

     

  6. The difference between the method of manufacturing data is/ calculated in the GDP and the IIP. While GDP is calculating the value addition in the manufacturing/ sector, IIP only calculates volume growth, thus making it difficult to compare the two sets of data.
    a. There is a difference between the way manufacturing data is
    b. calculated in the GDP and the IIP. While GDP calculates the value addition in the manufacturing
    c. sector, IIP only calculates volume growth, thus makes it difficult to compare the two sets of data.

    Only a
    Only b
    Only a & b
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option C
    The sentence is :- There is a difference between the way manufacturing data is calculated in the GDP and the IIP. While GDP calculates the value addition in the manufacturing sector, IIP only calculates volume growth, thus making it difficult to compare the two sets of data

     

  7. The central bank has already have printed around 1 billion pieces of the new Rs 10 note,/ according to three people familiar with the matter. With chocolate brown colour/ as the base, the new note will bear the picture of Konark Sun Temple.
    a. The central bank has already printed around 1 billion pieces of the new Rs 10 note,
    b. according to the three people familiar with the matter. With chocolate brown colour
    c. as the base, the new note bear the picture of Konark Sun Temple.

    Only a
    Only b
    Only c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option A
    The sentence is :- The central bank has already printed around 1 billion pieces of the new Rs 10 note, according to three people familiar with the matter. With chocolate brown colour as the base, the new note will bear the picture of Konark Sun Temple.

     

  8. The idea is to increase supply of lower denomination to encourage day to day/ transactions and for larger transactions, people should move to digital mode of payment. /Printing of lower denomination notes in new design will ensure soiled notes will be taken out from the system.
    a. The idea is to increasing supply of lower denomination to encourage day to day
    b. transactions and for larger transactions, people need to move to digital mode of payment.
    c. Printing of lower denomination notes in new design will ensure soiled notes will have to be taken out from the system.

    Only a & b
    Only b & c
    Only c & a
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option E
    The sentence is :- The idea is to increase supply of lower denomination to encourage day to day transactions and for larger transactions, people should move to digital mode of payment. Printing of lower denomination notes in new design will ensure soiled notes will be taken out from the system.

     

  9. A trial of a prospective new brain cancer treatment has shown that/ a virus can be injected directly into the bloodstream can reach tumours/ deep inside the brain and switch on the body’s own defensive system to attack them.
    a. A trial of a potential new brain cancer treatment has shown that
    b. a virus injected directly into the bloodstream can reach tumours
    c. deep inside the brain and switch on the body’s own defence system to attack them.

    Only a & b
    Only b & c
    All a, b & c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option C
    The sentence is :- A trial of a potential new brain cancer treatment has shown that a virus injected directly into the bloodstream can reach tumours deep inside the brain and switch on the body’s own defence system to attack them.

     

  10. High net non-performing assets (NPA) and a negative return on assets (ROA) for two years /in a row has prompted the action, the bank said in a regulatory filing,/ although it added the action would help improve its risk management, asset quality and profits.
    a. High net non-performing assets (NPA) and a negative return on assets (ROA) for the two years
    b. in a row have prompted the action, the bank said in a regulatory filing,
    c. although it has added the action would help improve its risk management, asset quality and profits.

    Only a
    Only b
    Only c
    None of these
    All are correct
    Option E
    The sentence is :- High net non-performing assets (NPA) and a negative return on assets (ROA) for two years in a row has prompted the action, the bank said in a regulatory filing, although it added the action would help improve its risk management, asset quality and profits.

     



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7 Thoughts to “English: Sentence Corrections Set 47 (SBI PO Mains Pattern)”

  1. Priyanka Khandelwal

    Ma’am smj nii aa rhe..krna kya h inme

  2. PR@D$$P

    ty mam,set is really helpful.plz share the link having sbi po pattern sets.

  3. Rajat Mehta

    please explain 6th question why makes is wrong and making is correct

  4. Rajat Mehta

    in 2nd question .. why “have to ” has been used instead of must?

    1. Srishti

      Q6. thus + make = expresses an effect or an impact
      thus + making = shows a result

      if we want to keep the meaning unchanged we need to use ” and thus make”

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