Lakshya Education MCQs

Question:

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



The limestone formations suggest that in the distant past, the area was a vast sea filled with creatures that absorb calcium compounds from the water

Options:
A.absorbs               
B.absorbed
C.had absorbed
D.have absorbed
E.No improvement
Answer: Option B

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Question 1.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



Can’t you never understand what has been said?

Options:
  1.    ever understand
  2.    rather understand
  3.    at all understand
  4.    understood
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option A
Question 2.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



If you wrote to me earlier, I would have easily solved your problem.

Options:
  1.    were writing
  2.    had written
  3.    have written
  4.    would write
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option B
Question 3.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



early everyone suffers when unemployment rises.

Options:
  1.    Everyone nearly              
  2.    Nearly all
  3.    Nearly each one
  4.    Everyone closely
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option E
Question 4.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



He asked me where was my book.

Options:
  1.    my book was
  2.    my book is
  3.    is my book         
  4.    my book be
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option A
Question 5.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



Suddenly she became conscious regarding the presence of a stranger in the room.

Options:
  1.    about
  2.    of 
  3.    over
  4.    from
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option B
Question 6.

Which of the phrases (1), (2), (3) and (4) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold type to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) as the answer.



This is the Erst time in my memory that the river has overflown the banks.

Options:
  1.    overflew
  2.    has overflowed
  3.    overflowed
  4.    over flows
  5.    No improvement
Answer: Option E