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1 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, mark 'no error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
The percentage of girls enrol in government schools in urban centres has touched rock bottom
The percentage of girls
enrol in government schools
in urban centres has
touched rock bottom
No error
2 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, mark 'no error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
I forced my way into the house and saw that the brothers were fighting
I forced my way
into the house
and saw that
the brothers were fighting
No error
3 . Read this sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, mark 'no error' as your answer. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
A new studies has revealed that commercial diets can help weight loss in the short term.
A new studies has
revealed that
commercial diets can help
weight loss in the short term
No error
4 . Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? if the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark 'No correction required' as the answer
I need not offer any explanation regarding this incident - my behaviour is speaking itself.
will speak to itself
speaks for itself
has been speaking
No correction required
5 . Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? if the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark 'No correction required' as the answer
Of them who went shopping on Saturday, threequarters said they did so specifically to support local sellers
from them
those
of those
them
No correction required
6 . Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? if the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark 'No correction required' as the answer
The moment people know you are getting married, advice starts pouring on
poured into
poured inside
pouring in
poured
No correctoin required
7 . Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? if the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark 'No correction required' as the answer
In addition to enhanced their reputations through strategic use of philanthropy, companies are sponsoring social initiatives to open new markets
of enhancing their reputation
to having enhance their reputation
to enhancing their reputation
to have their reputation enhancing
No correction required
8 . Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? if the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark 'No correction required' as the answer
The horror began with the animal killing two goats and then attacking two farmers
begun on
begins for
began for
beginning with
No correction required
9 . In the given 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.

Calculations that previously took more than 20 hours to complete on the banks' own systems are now done in 20 minutes. Big banks are also renting resources in the cloud $(1)$ they need safe test environments in which they $(2)$ mirror their own computer systems and then make changes $(3)$ updates without the risk of crashing the $(4)$ bank. Many banks are reconfiguring their $(5)$ computer systems into private clouds - a hybrid $(6)$ in which they have sole use of a data centre. But they $(7)$ some efficiencies fromusing software and systems that run public clouds. $(8)$are, however, concerns about cloud computing. One is the $(9)$ over security and data protection. For small banks with $(10)$ resources, the large data centres provided by firms such as Microsoft are probably safer and more reliable than any that they could build themselves. But large banks, which have already built secure data centres, are reluctant to hand over client data to outsiders.
$(1)$
that
when
though
later
perhaps
10 . In the given 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.

Calculations that previously took more than 20 hours to complete on the banks' own systems are now done in 20 minutes. Big banks are also renting resources in the cloud $(1)$ they need safe test environments in which they $(2)$ mirror their own computer systems and then make changes $(3)$ updates without the risk of crashing the $(4)$ bank. Many banks are reconfiguring their $(5)$ computer systems into private clouds - a hybrid $(6)$ in which they have sole use of a data centre. But they $(7)$ some efficiencies fromusing software and systems that run public clouds. $(8)$are, however, concerns about cloud computing. One is the $(9)$ over security and data protection. For small banks with $(10)$ resources, the large data centres provided by firms such as Microsoft are probably safer and more reliable than any that they could build themselves. But large banks, which have already built secure data centres, are reluctant to hand over client data to outsiders.
$(2)$
able
try
want
can
capable