English: Sentence Corrections Set 48 (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. There are shortfalls in revenue to be attributable to the complex / structural and hasty implementation of the goods and services tax./ There are expenditure overruns.
    a. There are revenue shortfalls attributable to the complex
    b. structure and hasty implementation of the goods and services tax.
    c. There are expenditure to be overrun.

    only c
    Only a & b
    Only c & b
    Only c
    All are correct
    Option B
    The sentence is:- There are revenue shortfalls attributable to the complex structure and hasty implementation of the goods and services tax (GST). There are expenditure overruns.

     

  2. It was late in 2000 that Zaheer Khan clean-bowl/ three of Zimbabwe’s tail-enders with yorkers, heralding/ his arrival as a star performer.
    a. It was in late 2000 that Zaheer Khan clean-bowled
    b. three Zimbabwe tail-enders with his yorkers, heralding
    c. arrival of him as a star performer.

    Only a
    Only b
    Only c
    All a, b & c
    All are correct
    Option A
    The sentence is:- It was in late 2000 that Zaheer Khan clean-bowled three of Zimbabwe’s tail-enders with yorkers, heralding his arrival as a star performer.

     

  3. Meanwhile, a parliamentary panel is likely to suggest/ that Air India should be given at least five years to revival of itself./ it was the parliamentary standing committee report.
    a. Meanwhile, a panel in parliament is likely to suggest
    b. that Air India should be given at least five years for revival.
    c. it was the parliamentary standing committee report.

    Only a
    Only a & b
    Only b & c
    All a, b & c
    All are correct
    Option C
    The sentence is:- Meanwhile, a parliamentary panel is likely to suggest that Air India should be given at least five years for revival. It was the parliamentary standing committee report.

     

  4. With a shrug of nonchalant, Pankaj remembers that incident/ amid the construction mess at what/ will be their new home over Juhu Tara Road.
    a. With a nonchalant shrug, Pankaj remembers that incident
    b. amid the messing construction to what
    c. will be their new home on Juhu Tara Road.

    Only a
    Only a & c
    Only b
    Only b & c
    All are correct
    Option B
    The sentence is:- With a nonchalant shrug, Pankaj remembers that incident amid the construction mess at what will be their new home on Juhu Tara Road.

     

  5. The merger with Capital First comes after IDFC Ltd’s was a failed/ attempt to merge Shriram Capital with it last year,/ which had broken down over differences in valuation.
    a. The merger with Capital First comes after IDFC Ltd’s failed
    b. attempt to merge Shriram Capital with itself last year,
    c. which had to be broken down over differences regarding valuation.

    Only a
    Only b & c
    Only c
    Only a & b
    All are correct
    Option D
    The sentence is:- The merger with Capital First comes after IDFC Ltd’s failed attempt to merge Shriram Capital with itself last year, which had broken down over differences in valuation.

     

  6. coincidentally, I read Merkin’s piece just as my Twitter feed/ was lighting up with outrage about Thrush,/ The New York Times reporter who was suspended for hitting on young women in the industry.
    a. coincidentally, I read Merkin’s piece just as my Twitter feed
    b. was lighting up with outrage about Thrush,
    c. The New York Times reporter who was suspended for hitting on young women in the industry.

    Only a
    Only a and C
    Only b &
    c
    All a, b &
    c
    All are correct
    Option E
    The sentence is:- Coincidentally, I read Merkin’s piece just as my Twitter feed was lighting up with outrage about Thrush, The New York Times reporter who was suspended for hitting on young women in the industry.

     

  7. The integrity of developing economies such as China and India/ towards the global economy in last/ few decades which has helped to lift millions out of poverty.
    a. The integration of developing economies such as China and India
    b. into the global economy in the last
    c. few decades has helped lift millions out of poverty.

    Only a
    Only c & a
    Only b & c
    All a, b & c
    All are correct
    Option D
    The sentence is:- The integration of developing economies such as China and India into the global economy in the last few decades has helped lift millions out of poverty.

     

  8. One area remained ripe for reform is the setting of regressive urbanization plannings/ guidelines that have over the years instigated private car/ ownership at the expense of congestion and deteriorating environmental quality.
    a. One area ripe for reform is the set of regressive urban planning
    b. guidelines that have over the years incentivized private car
    c. ownership on the expense of congestion and deteriorating quality of environment.

    Only b & c
    Only a & b
    Only c
    Only a
    All are correct
    Option B
    The sentence is:- One area ripe for reform is the set of regressive urban planning guidelines that have over the years incentivized private car ownership at the expense of congestion and deteriorating environmental quality.

     

  9. Start with why restraints on economic policy may be desirable/ in the first place. Economists tend to have a soft spot for/ such restraints, because policymaking that is fully responsive to the push and pull of domestic politics.
    a. Start with why restraints on economic policy may be desirable
    b. in the first place. Economists tend to have a soft spot for
    c. such restraints, because policymaking that is fully responsive to the push and pull of domestic politics.

    Only a
    Only b
    Only c
    All a, b & c
    All are correct
    Option D
    The sentence is:-. Start with why restraints on economic policy may be desirable in the first place. Economists tend to have a soft spot for such restraints, because policymaking that is fully responsive to the push and pull of domestic politics.

     

  10. Trinities can sometimes be so important in policy economics / as they are in religion. Think of the fact that central banks can only meet two/ of the three policy goals of monetary independence, flexible exchange rates and a open capital account.
    a. Trinities can sometimes be as important in policy economics
    b. as they are for religion. Think about the fact that central banks can only meet two
    c. of the three policy goals of monetary independence, flexible exchange rates and an open capital account.

    Only c & a
    Only c 8 b
    Only a & b
    All a, b & c
    All are correct
    Option D
    The sentence is:- Trinities can sometimes be as important in policy economics as they are in religion. Think about the fact that central banks can only meet two of the three policy goals of monetary independence, flexible exchange rates and an open capital account.

     




 

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11 Thoughts to “English: Sentence Corrections Set 48 (SBI PO Mains Pattern)”

    1. DHANANJAY

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        1. NM

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          1. PR@D$$P

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  1. the walking dead

    7-10:)

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