Identify the correct sentence

November 29, 2013pdf

This exercise tests your understanding of English grammar. Four sentences are given in each set of questions. Only one of them is grammatically correct. Choose that sentence.

Question 1

a) He had leave of four days.

b) I am hopeless to pass.

c) We have never seen a so good boy.

d) It was so big a box that I could not lift it.

Question 2

a) He got an employment there.

b) Mankind should love nature.

c) We should not make noise.

d) I have an urgent business.

Question 3

a) Much efforts bring their reward.

b) Many villagers cannot write his name.

c) He is a coward man.

d) People often spend their leisure in cinemas.

Question 4

a) He takes no care over his work.

b) I asked to him why he was angry.

c) John said can he go home.

d) Leave the horse’s reigns.

Question 5

a) I would not hear you.

b) He took out his shoes.

c) I have ordered for a new racquet.

d) All day I was wearing a sweater.

Question 6

a) I had a mind to play.

b) He came putting on a smart jacket.

c) The ship was drowned.

d) I was second in my class.

Answers

1. d) It was so big a box that I could not lift it.

2. b) Mankind should love nature.

3. d) People often spend their leisure in cinemas.

4. a) He takes no care over his work.

5. d) All day I was wearing a sweater.

6. d) I was second in my class.

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