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1 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation if any)
Despite of their best efforts (1)/ they failed to retain (2)/ the contract due to (3)/ unwanted political interference. (4)/ No error (5).
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2 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation if any)
We had decided (1)/ to scrap the project (2)/ but the chairman insisted with (3)/ its continuation on the same terms. (4)/ No error (5).
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3 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation if any)
Because of his prolonged illness (1)/ he could not concentrate (2)/ on his studies although (3)/ he was very much desired to do so. (4)/ No error (5).
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4 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation if any)
You must realize (1)/ how importance it is (2)/ to give away to the needy (3)/ whatever you possess in excess. (4)/ No error (5).
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5 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is 'No error' the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation if any)
Most of the travellers experienced (1)/ a shock when they arrived (2)/ at the museum only to find (3)/ that it had been burgled. (4)/ No error (5).
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6 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage, against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
A long time ago, in Athens, a middle-aged man had two wives. The first was old and the $(1)$ one was young each loved the man very much and desired to see him like hemself. Now the man's hair was $(2)$ grey, which the young wife did not like, as it made him behave too old to be her husband. So every night she would $(3)$ his hair and pick out the white ones. But the elder wife saw her husband growing grey with great pleasure, for she did not like to be $(4)$ for his mother, So every morning she would arrange his hair and pick out as many of the black ones as she could . The result was that the man soon found himself entirely $(5)$.
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7 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage, against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
A long time ago, in Athens, a middle-aged man had two wives. The first was old and the $(1)$ one was young each loved the man very much and desired to see him like hemself. Now the man's hair was $(2)$ grey, which the young wife did not like, as it made him behave too old to be her husband. So every night she would $(3)$ his hair and pick out the white ones. But the elder wife saw her husband growing grey with great pleasure, for she did not like to be $(4)$ for his mother, So every morning she would arrange his hair and pick out as many of the black ones as she could . The result was that the man soon found himself entirely $(5)$.
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8 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage, against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
A long time ago, in Athens, a middle-aged man had two wives. The first was old and the $(1)$ one was young each loved the man very much and desired to see him like hemself. Now the man's hair was $(2)$ grey, which the young wife did not like, as it made him behave too old to be her husband. So every night she would $(3)$ his hair and pick out the white ones. But the elder wife saw her husband growing grey with great pleasure, for she did not like to be $(4)$ for his mother, So every morning she would arrange his hair and pick out as many of the black ones as she could . The result was that the man soon found himself entirely $(5)$.
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9 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage, against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
A long time ago, in Athens, a middle-aged man had two wives. The first was old and the $(1)$ one was young each loved the man very much and desired to see him like hemself. Now the man's hair was $(2)$ grey, which the young wife did not like, as it made him behave too old to be her husband. So every night she would $(3)$ his hair and pick out the white ones. But the elder wife saw her husband growing grey with great pleasure, for she did not like to be $(4)$ for his mother, So every morning she would arrange his hair and pick out as many of the black ones as she could . The result was that the man soon found himself entirely $(5)$.
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10 . In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage, against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
A long time ago, in Athens, a middle-aged man had two wives. The first was old and the $(1)$ one was young each loved the man very much and desired to see him like hemself. Now the man's hair was $(2)$ grey, which the young wife did not like, as it made him behave too old to be her husband. So every night she would $(3)$ his hair and pick out the white ones. But the elder wife saw her husband growing grey with great pleasure, for she did not like to be $(4)$ for his mother, So every morning she would arrange his hair and pick out as many of the black ones as she could . The result was that the man soon found himself entirely $(5)$.
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