Gap Filling Exercises for class 9 & 10 (Solved)Exercise-65 & 66

By | July 13, 2018

Cloze Test Printable Exercises with Answers

Following are the exercises of open cloze passage and gap filling.  These grammar exercises for class 9 and 10 are based on English modals exercises, verbs exercises, grammar tense exercises, modal auxiliary, simple past and other tense exercises. These gap fillers for beginners and cloze test will help you in first certificate in English (FCE). The following esl form filling exercises are specially designed for class IX and X. A printable version in PDF form is also available at the bottom of each exercise.

 Exercise-65

The following passage has some errors which have been underlined. Edit it by choosing an appropriate option.

 Reservation (a) ………….. from seats is one of the (b) …………….. very sensitive and controversial issues (c) …………….. debited in the country today. It has generated more heat (d) …………….. for light. This topic needs (e) …………….. to study from a dispassionate point of view, (f) …………….. so what the better understanding (g) ……………..or enlightenment take the place of (h) …………….. zeal and ill will.

(a)(i) in                          (ii) of                        (iii) on                             (iv) for

(b)(i) much                    (ii) more                 (iii) most                           (iv) many

(c)(i) been  debated      (ii) being debated  (iii) debating                     (iv) debate

(d)(i) or                          (ii) too                    (iii) then                            (iv) than

(e)(i) studies                  (ii) to be studied    (iii) studied                        (iv) being studied

(f)(i) such that               (ii) so as                  (iii)so that                          (iv) so much

(g)(i) and                       (ii) but                    (iii) but also                        (iv) yet

(h)((i) zealous                (ii) zealously           (iii) jealous                         (iv) jealousy

Answers:

 (a) (ii) of                                     (b) (iii) most                            

(c) (ii) being debated                  (d) (iv) than                               

(e) (ii) to be studied                    (f) (iii) so that

(g) (i) and                                    (h) (iv) jealousy 

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Exercise-66

 Choose the best word from the options given to complete the following passage.

(a)……….  Diwali night, children (b)…………..  in the government (c)……………   BC Roy Children’s Hospital were exposed to deafening sounds (d)……………..   residents of nearby multi storey buildings burst crackers.  The decibel (dB) level of crackers exceeded  90 dB. It was the (e)…………  Diwali in kolkata’s recent mentory. The sounds were  (f) ……………  loud that needles-for giving saline drip to children (g) ……………..   displaced, complained Tapan Halder whose son was admitted in the hospital (h)…………….. Jaundice.

(a)(i) In                         (ii) On                    (iii) After                 (iv) Before 

(b)(i) being admitted   (ii) admit               (iii) admitted           (iv) admission

(c) (i) run                      (ii) ran                   (iii) runs                  (iv) being run

(d)(i) if                          (ii) unless              (iii) as                      (iv) for

(e) (i) noisy                   (ii)  noisier            (iii) noisiest             (iv) noise

(f) (I) as                         (ii) too                  (iii) so                     (iv) much

(g)(i) gets                      (ii) got                  (iii) get                   (iv) have got

(h)(i) for                        (ii) with                  (iii) in                    (iv) on

Answers:

(a) (ii) on                                  (b) (iii) admitted                           

(c) (iv) being run                      (d) (iii) as                                            

(e) (iii) noisiest                         (f) (iii) so 

(g) (ii) got                                (h) (i) for

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