Mixed English Questions for Mains Exam — Set 369

Directions(1-10): In the given question, four words are printed in bold and are numbered 1, 2, 3 and 4. Of these, the positions of two words may be incorrect and need to be exchanged to make the sentence correct. Find the two words which need to be exchanged. In case the given sentence is correct, your answer is (E) i.e. No correction required.

  1. The wounds(1) on the prisoner’s arm beaten(2) colour to his story that he was lend(3) by his fellow criminals(4).
    1-2
    2-3
    1-3
    2-4
    No correction required
    Option B

     

  2. The technicians(1) and experts simply mirror this reality(2) as they maximize(3) over the means to squabble(4) profits for their respective ruling classes.
    1-2
    2-3
    3-4
    1-3
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  3. The living(1) conditions of many of these squatter(2) in illegal migrants(3) settlements is often precarious.(4)
    2-3
    1-4
    1-2
    1-3
    No correction required
    Option A

     

  4. The nefarious(1) of the company(2) seems to have been involved(3) in some director(4) practices.
    1-4
    1-3
    2-4
    2-3
    No correction required
    Option A

     

  5. Henry was large and jovial(A) and partly bald, while Jimmy was hailed(B) and rather lugubrious(C) in appearance and small(D) from Glasgow.
    A-C
    B-D
    A-B
    B-C
    No exchange required
    Option B

     

  6. Our results treatment(1) with those of several previous studies(2) in which early surgical treatment was recommended(3) for the concur(4) of symptomatic phalangeal osteochondromas.
    1-2
    2-3
    1-4
    2-4
    No correction required
    Option C

     

  7. Such folk attempted(1) to ascend(2) by constructing their field and form(3) much like a patchwork quilt off the ascension(4) of others.
    1-2
    2-3
    1-4
    1-3
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  8. Since the criminal showed(1) no ignoble(2) for his remorse(3) deeds, the judge sentenced(4) him to life in prison.
    1-4
    1-3
    2-4
    2-3
    No correction required
    Option D

     

  9. Alcohol addiction is a complex(1) phenomenon that research(2) indicates is likely to be caused(3) by a variety of factors(4) rather than a single one.
    1-2
    2-3
    1-4
    3-4
    No correction required
    Option E

     

  10. The president(1) of the company was contemplating(2) a new program(3) that would promote(4) brand loyalty.
    1-2
    2-3
    1-4
    2-4
    No correction required
    Option E

     

 

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