Competitive Exams: Grammar Sentence Correction (Practice-Test 2 of 10)

  1. In each of these questions, the given sentence has a blank space. Select from the alternatives that word as your answer which you consider most appropriate for the blank space. A bullet ____ his cheek.

    1. Grazed

    2. Glazed

    3. Grasped

    4. Screamed

    Answer: a

  2. In each of these questions, the given sentence has a blank space. Select from the alternatives that word as your answer which you consider most appropriate for the blank space. The injured man was still groggy and could only give a ____ account of the accident.

    1. Garish

    2. Gangling

    3. Garbled

    4. Garrulous

    Answer: c

  3. In each of these questions, the given sentence has a blank space. Select from the alternatives that word as your answer which you consider most appropriate for the blank space. The teacher's counsel had a ____ effect on the mischievous student's conduct.

    1. Memorable

    2. Salutary

    3. Sudden

    4. Forceful

    Answer: b

  4. In these questions, pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete. The majority of village folk in India are illiterate and ____ superstitious.

    1. Overtly

    2. Delicately

    3. Stubbornly

    4. Covertly

    5. Critically

    Answer: c

  5. In these questions, pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete. I must admit, my parents stood by me in my times of ____.

    1. Passion

    2. Duress

    3. Involvement

    4. Development

    5. Criticism

    Answer: b