Class X English Grammar Practice Test 3 21-12-11 Anwers

 

1. George did not realise that he had committed an error. [Begin: Little …]

Little did George realise that he had committed an error.

2. I do not care which portfolio in the cabinet I am offered. [Begin: I care very…]

I care very little which portfolio in the cabinet I am offered/ is offered to me.

3. Rachel must apologise or else she will be punished. [Use: apology]

Rachel’s apology will save her from punishment.

If Rachel makes an apology, she will not be punished.

4. He succeeded in completing the assignments although he was ill. [Use: Despite…]

Despite his illness, he succeeded in completing the assignments.

5. If I had not intervened in the matter, it would have had a drastic consequence. [Begin: But…]

But for my intervention in the matter, it would have had a drastic consequence.

6. The granny opened the door and her pet dog ran out. [End: dog]

The granny opened the door and out ran her pet dog.

7. If a fire breaks out, use the emergency exit. [Begin: In case of ….]

In case of a fire/fire, use the emergency exit.

8. Always use a standard dictionary. Do not use a three-penny one. [Use: in lieu of]

Always use a standard dictionary in lieu of a three penny one.

9. “Have you heard of the Yeti, Mohan?” , said Meera. [ Change into a statement]

Meera asked Mohan whether he had heard of the Yeti.

10. Rosa was so sure of winning the race that she skipped her daily practice. [Begin: So….]

So sure of winning the race was Rosa that she skipped her daily practice.

11. Caesar’s overbearing pride was the reason for his tragic fall. [Use: proud]

Caesar tragically fell as he was overbearingly proud.

Caesar was so overbearingly proud that he tragically fell.

12. Joan was pretty .She was not intelligent. [combine using as]

Joan was not as intelligent as she was pretty.

13. If you need any help, call the Customer Care. [Begin: Should…]

Should you need any help, call the Customer Care.

14. They believe that honey is the ambrosia on earth. [Change the voice]

It is believed that honey is the ambrosia on earth.

15. You have to persevere in order to prove yourself in life. [Use: so that]

You have to persevere so that you will/can/may prove yourself in life.