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1 . In the following sentences, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any)
One should always (1)/ be happy from (2)/ whatever one has (3)/and should not be greedy. (4)/ No error (5)
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2 . In the following sentences, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any)
My friend lost (1)/ his temper on the (2)/ shopkeeper and (3)/slapped him. (4)/ No error (5)
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3 . In the following sentences, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any)
Luxurious and (1)/expensive lights were (2)/imported from (3)/various countries. (4)/ No error (5)
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4 . In the following sentences, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any)
They were unhappy because (1)/the person who had a palace (2)/ had no gold and the person (3)/ who had gold had no palace. (4)/ No error (5)
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5 . In the following sentences, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any)
Despite his (1)/ poor financial condition, (2)/ the auto-driver remained (3)/ honest and hard work. (4)/ No error (5)
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6 . In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds.
As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he $(1)$ and fell in to the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a $(2)$ he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other $(3)$ but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. 'What did you want me to do?' 'Save me God,' said Tom. 'Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' $(4)$ Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your want,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with all his $(5)$. The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.
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stumble
talked
tried
slapped
caused
7 . In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds.
As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he $(1)$ and fell in to the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a $(2)$ he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other $(3)$ but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. 'What did you want me to do?' 'Save me God,' said Tom. 'Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' $(4)$ Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your want,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with all his $(5)$. The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.
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time
instant
sudden
shock
moment
8 . In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds.
As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he $(1)$ and fell in to the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a $(2)$ he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other $(3)$ but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. 'What did you want me to do?' 'Save me God,' said Tom. 'Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' $(4)$ Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your want,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with all his $(5)$. The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.
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option
person
want
limitation
body
9 . In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds.
As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he $(1)$ and fell in to the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a $(2)$ he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other $(3)$ but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. 'What did you want me to do?' 'Save me God,' said Tom. 'Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' $(4)$ Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your want,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with all his $(5)$. The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.
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questioned
replied
denied
doubted
10 . In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and one could not see anything. All was black and the moon and the stars were covered by clouds.
As Tom was climbing only a few feet away from the top of the mountain, he $(1)$ and fell in to the air, falling at great speed. He could only see black spots as he went down. He kept failing, when all of a $(2)$ he felt the rope tied to his waist pull at him very hard. His body was hanging in the air. Only the rope was holding him and in that moment of stillness, he had no other $(3)$ but to scream, 'Help me God'. All of a sudden a deep voice coming from the sky answered. 'What did you want me to do?' 'Save me God,' said Tom. 'Do you really think I can save you?' asked the voice. 'Of course you can,' $(4)$ Tom. 'Then cut the rope tied to your want,' said the voice. There was a moment of silence as Tom decided to hold on to the rope with all his $(5)$. The rescue team said that the next day a climber was found and frozen, his body hanging from a rope, only one foot away from the ground.
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strength
feet
family
reason
portions