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  1. As the minister was (1)/very intelligent and hardworking (2)/the King appointed him (3)/as his chief adviser. (4) /No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (5) No error

  2. Humour is a better way (1)/to provide social commentary on (2)/ controversy issues and some movies (3)/ do that successfully.(4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (3) Here, Adjective form of controversy should be used because?
    issues is a Noun. Hence, controversial issues and some movies is a correct uses.

  3. The comedian enthralled (1)/everybody with his quick witty as (2)/he had chosen just the right topic (3)/to warm up to the crowd. (4)/No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (2) The word witty is an Adjective while wit (Noun) should be used.

  4. The superstar reveal that (1)/he had been turning (2)/the controversial security measures into (3)/a public relations opportunity.(4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    1) Here, The superstar revealed that or Simple Past should be used.

  5. An old tiger living in (1)/the forest was not strong enough (2)/to hunt animals and starved (3)/for much days. (4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (3) Here, Infinitive form of verb i.e., starve should be used

  6. My singing style was unique, (1)/but it would have been nothing (2)/without the contribution of (3)/the brilliant music directors.(4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (4) It is improper to use ‘the’.

  7. The boy was almost (1)/asleep when a ball (2)/flies across the garden (3)/and hit him on the foot. (4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (3) The event shows past time Hence, flew across the garden will be a correct usage.

  8. At last Amar found (1)/Naresh under the shade (2)/of a tree and brought him (3) /back on the city.(4)/ No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (4) Here, back in the city should be used because ‘on’ is not appropriate preposition.

  9. Mother sat through her chair (1)/by the fire to read her book (2)/but her ten little boys were (3) /too noisy. (4) /No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (1) Here, Mother sat in/on her chair or Mother was siting on her chair should be used.

  10. Since the lion was (1)/very illness, all the other animals (2)/in the forest gave the lion (3)/ a lot of medicines. (4)/No error (5)
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. 5 No error
    (2) Here, very ill, all the other animals should be used and word ill is an Adjective while illness is a Noun.

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