Direction for question (1-5)read each sentence to find out whether there is any 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).
1. Usually (1) / when school began (2) / there was a great bustle (3) / which should be heard out in the street. (4) / No error
2. When people is enslaved (1) / as long as (2) / they hold fast to their language it is (3) / as if they had the key to their
prison. (4) / No error (5)
3. The next morning I stripped, (1) / dived into the lake (2) / and swam across the other shore and back (3) / —just as Doug
Corpron used to do. (4) / No error (5)
4. The old man was just (1) / same generous with his praise (2) / as (3) / with his porridge and tobacco. (4) / No error (5)
5. Gandhi told the man (1) / he has an appointment in Cownpore (2) / and was also committed (3) / to go to other parts of
India.. (4) / No error (5)
Directions (Q. 6-10): Each question below has one/two blank/s. Each blank indicates that something has been omitted.
Choose the words/sets of words which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.
6. He was ________ because the court found him ________ of murdering his wife.
1) freed, dubious 2) excused, admitting 3) locked, suspicious
4) released, innocent 5) None of these
7. Nowadays he is ________ busy to take care of his health.
1) very 2) extremely 3) much
4) very much 5) too
8. Though ________ of many acquaintances, I desire ________ only with a few.
1) like, friendship 2) wish, exchange 3) fond, intimacy
4) think, meeting 5) None of these
9. I shall go ________ Mumbai tomorrow to see the doctor you ________.
1) for, say 2) in, advice 3) from, counsel
4) to, recommend 5) None of these
10. I want to have a ________ of flats on rental basis.
1) set 2) pack 3) group 4) suit 5) block