Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex.61&62

By | July 13, 2018
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Editing and Omission Exercises

Following are the exercises for editing class 9 and 10 English. 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, Editing Passage, grammar error correction exercises etc. These English 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.

Note- These can be considered as English Grammar worksheets  and proofreading examples, as a printable version is also available at the bottom.

Editing and Omission exercises for class 9 & 10 English CBSE with answers pdf

 Editing Exercise-61

The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each line. Write the incorrect word and the correct word as given in the example against the correct blank number in your answer sheet:

                                                                        Correct Word             Incorrect Word               

Parents and children in the primary              e.g. and                           of

 or the secondary schools is looking             (a)  ………..                       ……….

out for part-time jobs who they can             (b) …………                      ……….

manage to do when children be away          (c) …………                     ……….

at school. Manage canteens of their             (d) …………                    ……….

own child’s school will gave them a              (e) …………                    ……….

 very good opportunity. When there is a      (f)………..                     ……….

 holiday they will also have an break as        (g) …………                 ……….

the canteen will not worked when                (h) …………                 ……….

 the school is closed.

Answers:

Correct Word          Incorrect Word   

(a) is                          are                    

(b) who                   which

 (c) be                      are                     

(d) Manage           Managing

(e) gave                 give                     

(f) When               Whenever

(g) an                    a                             

(h) worked         work

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Editing Exercise-62

The following passage  has not been edited .There is one error in each of the lines. Write the incorrect words and corrections in your answer sheet against the correct blink numbers. Ensure that the words that form your answers are underlined.

                                                                           Correct Word          Incorrect Word

The news on felling of trees                         e.g.           on                       of

on a large scale comes as the shock            (a)      ………………..               ………………..

because people all around has become       (b)    ………………..               ………………..

 conscious in preserving ecological balance.(c)    ………………..               ………………..

The forest department kept a strict vigil      (d)   ………………..               ………………..

in the activities of people                             (e)   ………………..               ………………..

which indulge in unlawful felling of trees.  (f)   ………………..               ………………..

People might be educated regarding        (g)   ………………..               ………………..

 a dangerous consequences of                  (h)  ………………..               ………………..

 indiscriminate cutting of trees.

Answers:

Correct Word          Incorrect Word

(a) the                           a                   

(b) has                        have

(c) in                             of                    

(d) kept                      keeps

 (e) in                          on                    

(f) which                     who

(g) might                 should                              

 (h) a                           the

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