Grammar exercise

June 6, 2013pdf

Complete the following sentences.

1. She is under the …………………….. that she is a genius.

a) allusion

b) illusion

c) delusion

d) solution

2) You had better ……………………… your ways.

a) mend

b) to mend

c) mending

d) mended

3. His mother said, ‘He has gone to the market.’ It is the direct form of:

a) His mother asked me that he has gone to the market.

b) His mother told me that he has gone to the market.

c) His mother told me that he had gone to the market.

d) His mother told me that he went to the market.

4. Teacher asked me whether I enjoyed the vacation. This is the indirect form of:

a) Teacher said me, ‘Do you enjoy the vacation?’

b) Teacher asked, ‘Did you enjoy the vacation?’

c) Teacher said to me, ‘Did you enjoy the vacation?’

d) Teacher asked me, ‘Do you enjoy the vacation?’

5. It was ………………….. unanimous decision.

a) a

b) an

c) the

d) one of

6. Discretion is the ……………………. part of valour.

a) best

b) better

c) good

d) well

7. I …………………….. the Taj Mahal last year.

a) had seen

b) saw

c) was seeing

d) have seen

8. The boys behaved rudely. Ask question to get the underlined word as answer.

a) Who behaved rudely?

b) How did the boys behave?

c) How do the boys behave?

d) Who did behave rudely?

9. Although he is old, ……………………….. Complete the following sentence.

a) he is quite healthy

b) but he is quite healthy

c) yet he is quite healthy

d) still he is healthy

10. God helps those who help ……………………

a) themself

b) themselves

c) oneself

d) himself

Answers

1. She is under the illusion that she is a genius.

2. You had better mend your ways.

3. His mother told me that he had gone to the market.

4. Teacher asked, ‘Did you enjoy the vacation?’

5. It was a unanimous decision.

6. Discretion is the better part of valor.

7. I saw the Taj Mahal last year.

8. How did the boys behave?

9. Although he is old, he is quite healthy.

10. God helps those who help themselves.

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