Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.19 & 20

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OMISSION EXERCISES

Integrated Grammar Omission Exercises in Paragraphs

Following are the exercises for omission  class 9 and 10 English and o level English editing exercises with answers. If you want to become a professional grammar editor, just practice the following grammar exercises. These exercises are known by many names like  proofreading exercises,  paragraph correction, omission  Passage, etc. These Omission grammar exercises with answers for class 9 and 10 CBSE will make you a professional editor. Revising and editing is a positive attitude. These everyday edit exercises will add another pearl of knowledge to your string. Kindly note that these are always integrated exercises.

EXERCISE -19

In the following passages, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along with the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in the space provided against the correct blank number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined.

                                                                                  Before           word           after

 

Colour of the leaves                                      (a) …………               …………         …………

indicates the health of tree.                           (b) …………               …………         …………

It is therefore important expose                 (c) …………               …………         …………

them to sunlight open air.                            (d) …………               …………         …………

They normally hardy plants                          (e) …………               …………         …………

and as rule kept outdoors round                 (f) …………               …………         …………

the year and occasionally brought indoors  (g) …………               …………         …………

decoration. A well shaped rootage lends

a special charm bonsai, suggesting stability  (h) …………               …………         …………

and age.

Answer

(a) the                        colour               –

(b) of                              a                   tree

(c) important               to                  expose

(d) sunlight                  and                  open

(e) They                       are                   normally

(f) as                               a                      rule

(g) indoors                   for                     –

(h) charm                    to                     bonsai

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                                                                   EXERCISE -20

In the following passages, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along with the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in the space provided against the correct blank number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined.

                                                                                                Before           word           after

 

The word calligraphy is composite adaptation        (a) …………               …………         …………

of two Greek words : Kallos (beauty) graphein          (b) …………               …………         …………

(to write). It primarily an art and perhaps                 (c) …………               …………         …………

one the most intimate, spontaneous and                    (d) …………               …………         …………

personal expression, reflecting calligrapher’s            (e) …………               …………         …………

moods. Like any other form art, calligraphy              (f) …………               …………         …………

too been always influenced by the cultures                (g) …………               …………         …………

and traditions of certain age.                                        (h) …………               …………         …………

Answer

(a) is              a                      composite

(b) (beauty)    and                  graphein

(c) it                 is                     primarily

(d) one             of                     the

(e) reflecting   the                   calligrapher’s

(f) form           of                     art

(g) too             has                   been

(h) of               a                      certain

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