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SSC English Free Practice Set: Sentence Improvement (Set-2)

In the following article, you will find 20 problems based on sentence improvement with the answers. Hence, go through each question and solve it at your own efforts.

Nov 16, 2017 16:34 IST
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SSC english pratice set
SSC english pratice set

In SSC exams, there are nearly five questions asked from this section. In such questions, you will be given a sentence with an incorrect phrase with four options and you have to choose an option with which the whole sentence can form a coherent and logical meaning both grammatically and linguistically. The error can be related to noun, pronoun, adjective, adverb, parts of speech and figures of speech.

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In the following article, you will find 20 problems based on sentence improvement with the answers. Hence, go through each question and solve it at your own efforts.

SSC English Free questions: Sentence Improvement

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Q1. If I am the P.M. I would ban all processions.

(a)will be

(b) were

(c) am

(d) No improvement

Q2. Mrs. Madhuri has great respect and unlimited faith in her Director.

(a)respect and unlimited faith for

(b)respect for and unlimited faith for

(c)respect for and unlimited faith In

(d)respect in and unlimited faith for

Q3. He is addicted to smoke.

(a)addicted to smoking

(b)used to smoke

(c)addicted of smoking

(d)addicted with smoking

Q4. Write down the address lest you may forget.

(a)you may not forget

(b)you cannot forget

(c)you will forget

(d)you should forget

Q5. We used to get up early in the morning, have breakfast and then went out to play.

(a)go out to play

(b)gone out to play

(c)had gone out to play

(d)played

Q6. Can this machine be adopted in farm work.

(a)by

(b) into

(c) for

(d) No improvement

Q7. The driver was dazzled by the bright light of approaching .

(a)twinkled

(b) flashed

(c) glowed

(d) No improvement

Q8. What does it matter most is the quality of the goods that we require.

(a)What it matters more

(b)What does it matter more

(c)What matters most

(d)No improvement

Q9. You called on me when I was not at home, don’t you?

(a)did you?

(b) didn’t you?

(c) didn’t I ?

(d) No improvement

Q10. He paid the caretaker for his board and lodging.

(a)room

(b) furniture

(c) boarding

(d) No improvement

Q11. Its high time that you go home.

(a)have gone

(b) should go

(c) went

(d) No improvement

Q12. It Is proposed to construct a bath for males 99 feet long.

(a)a 99feet long bath for males

(b)a 99 feet long males bath

(c)a males bath 99feet long

(d)No improvement

Q13. Corrupt officials have siphoned off more them five hundred crore rupees over the last decade from welfare funds.

(a)away

(b) up

(c) in

(d) No improvement

Q14. They are migratory workers from another country.

(a)immigrant

(b) itinerant

(c) emigrant

(d) No improvement

Q15. Neither I nor my friend.

(a) neither I do nor does my friend

(b)neither do I nor does my friend

(c)neither I live nor does my friend

(d) No improvement

Q16. He is the poorest of the two workers.

(a) the poorer of

(b)the poorest between

(c) poorest of

(d)No improvement

Q17. The help given to us was more adequate for our purpose.

(a)much adequate

(b)enough adequate

(c)more than adequate

(d)No improvement

Q18. Quite the most remarkable article we ever remember to have read.

(a)ever remarkable article we remember to have read.

(b)remarkable article we remember ever to have read.

(c)remarkable ever article we remember to have read.

(d)No improvement

Q19. You wont tell them what has happened, wouldn’t you?

(a)wont you

(b) isn’t it

(c)will you

(d) No improvement

Q20. She doesn’t mind to be disturbed.

(a)being disturbed

(b)to being disturbed

(c)being disturbing,

(d) No improvement

Answer Key

1

b

11

c

2

c

12

a

3

a

13

d

4

d

14

c

5

a

15

b

6

c

16

a

7

d

17

c

8

c

18

d

9

b

19

c

10

c

20

d

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