A. One evening, a rich lady sent (a)_________ housemaid to the market to buy some vegetables for (b) ____________ . The rich lady sat by (c) __________ or some time. Then she saw her maid returning very quickly. “Madam” she said, “I have forgotten (d) ____________ You had asked me to bring. “The angry lady said, (e)_________ can bear with such a fool? (f) _______was such a simple task and you’ve come back empty-handed.”
B. The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each line. Write the incorrect word and the correction against the correct blank number. Underline the word that you have supplied.
We are in very serious times, because they are free. In (a) The old days ours task was only to fight, to wrest freedom (b) Enthuse each other and carry on the freedom struggle, (c) Those was easy, as we know but now that we have freedom (d) The entire burden of the future structure of my country is (e) On our own shoulders. You must be as true in our conduct (f)
C. The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each line. Write the incorrect word and the correction against the correct blank number. Underline the word that you have supplied.
Jack and Michael were fast friends. They loved one another. (a) Every tried to make the greatest sacrifice for (b) The other . Their parents were equally friendly. (c) But what knows the quirks or fate? It was just a (d) Trifle that led to a misunderstanding between their. (e) The two boys himself remained friendly as ever (f) They tried there best to persuade their fathers. (g) An ingenuous trick exposed the man which had created the (h) Bad blood. Jack’s father was the one to greet his friend. (i) The fore stood together and embraced each other . (j)
A. a. her b. them c .herself d. what who f. this
B. a. they we b. ours our c. each other one another d. those that e. my our f. you we
C. a. one another each other b. Every each c. Others other d. what who e. their them f. himself themselves g. there their h. which who i. one first j. each other one another