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- Earlier people spoke of potherbs or (a) / gardenstuff, mainly as f lavouring, but (b) / in Austen’s time vegetables (c) / began to be appreciated of themselves. (d) /
4) forAnswer – 4)
Explanation: Replace ‘of’ with ‘for’
- Austen never gives lavish descriptions of food, (a) / Food helps illuminate character, like (b) / the fussiness of the heroine’s father in Emma, and also (c) / grounds the reality of a world where women has to make it.(d) /
4) hadAnswer – 4)
Explanation: Replace ‘has’ with ‘had’
- Some had even thought the BCCI, finally, (a) / will see reason and take some tangible (b) / steps toward implementing the (c) / reforms asked of it by the Supreme Court of India.(d) /
4) inwardsAnswer – 3)
Explanation: Replace ‘toward’ with ‘towards’. towards – expressing the relation between behaviour or an attitude and the person or thing at which it is directed or with which it is concerned.
- To often I find myself being not the (a) / only one leaving a WhatsApp group (b) / at the speed at (c) / which people are joining it.(d) /
4) onAnswer – 1)
Explanation: Replace ‘to’ with ‘too’. Too – to a higher degree than is desirable, permissible, or possible; excessively.
- The fact that people are on the platform (a) / does not give you the right to (b) / add them indiscriminately in (c) / the trillion groups which are formed every day.(d) /
4) thatAnswer – 4)
Explanation: Replace ‘which‘’ with ‘that’. which – asking for information specifying one or more people or things from a definite set.
- Inside the Kremlin, people mill around like (a) / they do in Disneyland posing (b) / of selfies against the snaking (c) / red wall and the Lenin-less Mausoleum.(d)
4) inAnswer – 3)
Explanation: Replace ‘of’ with ‘for’.
- Not all of the constitutional (a) / right for privacy cases in the (b) / age of the internet will (c) / involve forced disclosures.(d) /
4) withAnswer – 2)
Explanation: Replace ‘for’ with ‘of’
- To truly capture the global (a) / medical tourism market, India (b) / would consider all its strengths (c) / and market a holistic healing approach.(d) /
4) couldAnswer – 3)
Explanation: Replace ‘would’ with ‘should’.should used to indicate obligation, duty, or correctness, typically when criticizing someone’s actions.
- The bravery and sacrifices made by ours (a) / defence forces personnel protecting the (b) / nation at the borders as (c) / well as fighting enemies within needs no validation.(d) /
4) usAnswer – 1)
Explanation: Replace ‘ours’ with ‘our’. our – belonging to or associated with the speaker and one or more other people previously mentioned or easily identified.
- It took this government to finalise (a) / One Rank One Pension that were a (b) / plea for honour, pending (c) / for over last four decades.(d) /
4) haveAnswer – 2)
Explanation: Replace ‘were’ with ‘was’