English: Phrase Replacement/Sentence Corrections Set 6

Phrase Replacement Questions for SBI PO 2017

Which of the phrase/ word from the options (A), (B), (C) and (D) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold letters to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (e) i.e., “No correction required” as the answer.

  1. What happens of all those abroad the bus was not known.
    A) What happens to
    B) This is what happens to
    C) What is that happens to
    D) What happened to
    E) No correction required
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : What happened to
  2. The hotel lay out twenty staff because tourist numbers were down.
    A) laid in
    B) lays of
    C) laid off
    D) lay down
    E) No correction required
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Lay off= make an employee redundant. Sentence is in past so laid off
  3. He was left in of the side because he hasn’t been playing too well lately.
    A) left out
    B) let in
    C) lofted outside
    D) little out
    E) No correction required
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : Leave out= not include
  4. I can’t put up with my neighbour’s noise any longer it’s driving me mad.
    A) Quiten down
    B) put on
    C) go with
    D) put down on
    E) No correction required
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    Option E
    Explanation
    : put up with: tolerate
  5. The musketeer ran his enemy within by a sword and killed him.
    A) below to
    B) save up
    C) withhold
    D) through with
    E) No correction required
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : Run through- stab or wound deeply with a knife, sword,etc
  6. I had to send of a plumber because the radiator was leaking.
    A) sent from
    B) send for
    C) sent by
    D) send into
    E) No correction required
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : Send for- ask someone to come and help
  7. The police were send from to quell the riot as the protesters had started burning cars and wrecking shops.
    A) brought from
    B) force into
    C) sent in
    D) drafted in
    E) No correction required
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : Send in- order people into a place to handle a problem
  8. The road to creativity was long and arduous; and it had remain so.
    A) will remained so
    B) has remained so
    C) would remains so
    D) can remain
    E) No correction required
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : has remained so
  9. The Government can strive for provide support to the persons with disabilities by launching high-growth ventures, and creating employment opportunities.
    A) must strive to
    B) could strive by
    C) has strived to
    D) had strike to
    E) No correction required
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : must strive to
  10. Finding an alternative habitat to replace earth is not the solution to decreasing level of earth’s resources and its atmospheric quality.
    A) in replacing
    B) to replacing
    C) to replaced
    D) by replace
    E) No correction required
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    Option E
    Explanation
    : to replace

 

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30 Thoughts to “English: Phrase Replacement/Sentence Corrections Set 6”

  1. !!angry bird !!

    ty 9 /10 🙂 aisa aaya tha eng me wow 🙂

      1. !!angry bird !!

        shit maine miss ker diya 🙁

        1. Missed?
          Did not fill or dint go ?

          1. !!angry bird !!

            no mam age km h 🙁

          2. navya

            mam many of things i can’t understand properly ( 9 , 8 , 5) plz explain mam …

          3. These are the phrases and have a certain meaning.
            Like put out. And put off
            Both are phrases and have their own meaning.
            So for these questions. U shud know the meaning of phrases

      2. Ravi Upadhyay

        cngrts apki site se
        cloze test aa rhe hain,,,,

        1. Yes the source is same.
          But not exactly from our site

    1. navya

      plz explain 5 8 9

      1. !!angry bird !!

        dear 5 me bola h ki dushman ko talvaar semaar ker bhaga diya & maine pada tha ki knief k sath & tool k sath” with” lagate so tukka maar k laga diya mam 😛
        8 me-has ya have k sath v3 fom use hoti h so vo ker diya 🙁
        9 – gov ko-vikalaang logon ki help kerne ka try kerna chahiye na ki ker sekti h yaha per jor diya ja raha h help kerne per.
        maine jaisa tukka mara h dear vo bata diya .aap mam se ek baar puch lena ok . gn

          1. !!angry bird !!

            🙂

  2. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    5/10 how i improve this type qsn?mam

    1. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

      kesa huaa xam bhai??

      1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

        yar bahut bekar only 62 rsng mara sb khel khrab kr diya socha tha 70+ hr hal me karna h Rsng 13 Maths 23 English 26

        1. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

          accha tu h bhai 62 to bhut kum logo ne kiye h
          start prep for mains
          ATB

          1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

            drrr lag raha h pata nahi kya hoga GOD jane bss english minus na krta jada to ho jata iswar jane kya hoga aage…mere hath me jo tha kr diya

      2. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

        aur tmahara bhai?

        1. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

          mera 7 ko h
          koi tips to do
          ky attempt kru ky skip kru
          math , resg nd eng m ab tumera to ho gya

          1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

            bhai tmhari puzzle ki speed thik hogi to socre 70+ karoge baki maths easy english easy -moderate

          2. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

            maths me mai 23 hi kr paya missela… koi na kiya 5series 5 simplify 5q.eqsn 8DI 2 di chhod diya thoda lengthy tha calculation…tm maths me aur kar sakte ho tmhari word problem acchhi h na..

  3. AVI™ (Sinchen loveR)

    7/10
    same pattern nd same lvl aa rha h ky ?

    1. Suraj

      yes level was easy like this only.. for exact question u can see our memory based paper here
      http://aspirantszone.com/english-questions-asked-sbi-po-2017/

  4. Sudipta Basak

    Sir/mam,
    Plz discuss answer of the question..

    1. Yes we have given explanation whereever needed.
      These are the phrases and have a certain meaning.
      Like put out. And put off
      Both are phrases and have their own meaning.
      So for these questions. U shud know the meaning of phrases

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