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SSC English Free practice set: Sentence Improvement (Set-3)

In this article, you are given a series of 20 questions out of sentence improvement with answers. These questions are asked in several competitive exams. So, let us check them out-

Nov 16, 2017 17:25 IST
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SSC english pratice set
SSC english pratice set

Sentence improvement is a test for checking your English grammar skills. In this test, a grammatically wrong sentence will be given to you and you have to correct it with the given options. So that, the meaning of the sentence remain unchanged. This test is very important not only for SSC exams but also in other competitive exams. SSC used to inquire approximately five questions out of 25 questions in every exam. To crack these questions, you should have an immense knowledge of nouns, pronouns, adjectives, parts of speech, adverbs, and other grammatical parameters.

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In this article, you are given a series of 20 questions out of sentence improvement with answers. These questions are asked in several competitive exams. So, let us check them out-

SSC English Free questions: Sentence Improvement

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Q 1. I have not finished to paint the door.

(a)painting.

(b)the paint of

(c)the painting

(d)No improvement

Q 2. She usually does not leave for work until she finished all her chores.

(a)finishes

(b)has finished

(c)had finished

(d)No improvement

Q 3. The article should not exceed more than hundred words.

(a)exceed beyond

(b)exceed than

(c)exceed

(d)No improvement

Q 4. Geeta said that she had never viewed across a book she liked so much.

(a)come across.

(b)come through

(c)come round

(d)No improvement

Q 5. I will be giving blood in the hospital at 9.00 a.m. tomorrow.

(a)exchanging

(b)contributing

(c)donating

(d)No improvement

Q 6. The fishermen are fishing in the sea from sunrise and will continue to do so until sunset.

(a)have fished

(b)have been fishing

(c)were fishing

(d)No improvement

Q 7. Which newspaper do you subscribe for?

(a)subscribe in

(b)subscribe at

(c)subscribe to

(d)No improvement

Q 8. Mary wondered if the other girls were as excited as she was.

(a)that

(b) whether

(c) that if

(d) No improvement

Q 9. His friends could not tell me why he did not come to college yesterday.

(a)why had he not come

(b)why did he not come

(c)why not had he come

(d)No improvement

Q10. The festival is likely to fall in December.

(a)will likely to fall

(b)will be likely to fall

(c)will likely for fall

(d)No improvement

Q11. I asked the traveller where is he going.

(a)where he is going ,

(b) where was he going

(c)where he was going

(d)No improvement

Q12. The bird sanctuary is about 10 kms inside from Central Delhi.

(a)was about I0 kms over

(b)is about I0 kms on top

(c)is about I0 kms away

(d)No Improvement

Q13. This is so important a matter.

(a)such an Important

(b)very important,

(c) quite Important

(d) No improvement

Q14. When Rahul handed his homework, he forgot to give the teacher the last page.

(a)handed in his homework

(b)handed down his homework

(c)hand over his homework

(d)No Improvement

Q15. Although he was tired, he went out for playing.

(a)goes out for playing.

(b)goes out to play.

(c)went out to play.

(d)No improvement

Q16. Rakesh didn’t knew my address.

(a)didn’t known

(b)didn’t have

(c)didn’t know

(d)No improvement

Q17. It was quite clear that the runner could be able to Improve upon his own record.

(a)will be able

(b)should be able

(c)would be able

(d)No improvement

Q18. This work of art is worthy to praise.

(a) for

(b) of

(c) about

(d) No improvement

Q19. To alleviate the pain of losing his only son, he took up meditation.

(a) lessen

(b) minimise

(c) lesson

(d) No improvement

Q20. The Prime Minister established a commission to look after the plight of the widows.

(a) formed

(b) created

(c) set up

(d) No improvement

Answer Key

1

a

11

c

2

a

12

c

3

c

13

a

4

a

14

a

5

c

15

c

6

b

16

c

7

c

17

c

8

a

18

b

9

d

19

d

10

d

20

c

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