Sentence Improvement


Direction: In the following questions, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part at (1), (2) and (3) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.In case no improvement is needed your answer is (4).

  1. I give key to my wrist watch everyday.









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    wind (Verb) : to make a clock or other piece of machinery work by turning a knob, handle, etc. several times
    Here, wind (V.) is the right usage.

    Correct Option: C

    wind (Verb) : to make a clock or other piece of machinery work by turning a knob, handle, etc. several times
    Here, wind (V.) is the right usage.


  1. The constitution of India guaranteed each citizen equal rights and privileges.









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    It is a Universal Truth. Hence, Simple Present Tense-guarantees will be used.
    Hence, India guarantees is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    It is a Universal Truth. Hence, Simple Present Tense-guarantees will be used.
    Hence, India guarantees is the right usage.


  1. One of my friend is an engineer.









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    one of is followed by a Plural Noun/Pronoun
    Hence, One of my friends is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    one of is followed by a Plural Noun/Pronoun
    Hence, One of my friends is the right usage.


  1. Rajan has got many friends because he has got much money.









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    a lot of (Det.) : a large number or amount of somebody/something much is used with Uncountable Nouns. a lot of is used with Pl. Count. N.

    Correct Option: A

    a lot of (Det.) : a large number or amount of somebody/something much is used with Uncountable Nouns. a lot of is used with Pl. Count. N.


  1. Laura forgot her friend’s birthday, so she make her a card when she finally remembered.









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    bought her a card (Simple Past Tense) is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    bought her a card (Simple Past Tense) is the right usage.