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Sentence Improvement MCQ-127

Directions In these questions, a part of the sentence is in Blue Colour .Below are given alternatives to the Blue Colour 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
Some players on the team suffer from chronic knee problems and will not play in the next playoff.
Explanation::
Answer::D
No improvement
2
Sushma has wisdom, charm and she has a good sense of humour.
Explanation::
Answer::A
Use of double subjects (Sushma, she) is superfluous.
3
They knocked down ten houses when they built the new road.
Explanation::
Answer::A
knock down (something) (Phr. V.) : to destroy a building by breaking its walls; demolish pulled down (Phr. V.): to destroy a building completely ; demolish
4
The gentry of the town was invited.
Explanation::
Answer::C
gentry (Noun) : people belonging to a high social class → used with a Plural Verb (were invited)
5
After the written exam, you will also have an oral exam.
Explanation::
Answer::D
No improvement
6
The regular use of alcohol, only in small quantities, tends to cause mischief in many ways to various organs of the body.
Explanation::
Answer::B
‘even is a little quantity’ will be used.
7
If you were the Prime Minister of India what steps would you have taken to end unemployment ?
Explanation::
Answer::C
The sentence structure will be as follows:
If you were (Simple Past)…… would you + take (Simple Past) ….
8
A high school student is not even understanding the basics of Chemistry and Physics.
Explanation::
Answer::A
It is a general statement.
Hence. Simple Present Tense ‘does not understand even’ will be used.
9
One of my neighbors will sell his house who is going abroad.
Explanation::
Answer::C
‘one of my neighbours, who is going abroad will sell his house’ will be used.
Position of who (Relative Pro.) will be changed
10
There are many species of parakeets in India, the recognizable being the Rose-ringed parakeet.
Explanation::
Answer::C
Superlative Degree (Most recognizable) will be used with Def. Art. (the)