Gap Filling Exercises for class 9 & 10 (Solved)Exercise-69&70

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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-69

 Complete the following passage by choosing the most appropriate option from those given below.

Twenty years ago, kids in school (a)………….   of the Internet. Now, I will bet you can’t find a single person in your school (b)………..  hasn’t at least heard of it. In fact many of us (c)………….   it on a regular basis and even have access to it from our homes! The internet is a vast resource to (d)……………   information. You (e) ………….  enjoy using it to research for a school project, downloading your favourite songs or (e)…………..  with friends and fatuity. But since (g)………..  can put anything on the Internet. You also have to be careful and use your best judgment and (h)………..   common sense.

(a)(i) has never heard                (ii) have never heard

(iii) had never heard                  (iv) never heard

(b)(i) whom                                (ii) whose

(iii) who                                      (iv) which

(c)(i) use                                     (ii) used

(iii) have used                            (iv) have been using

(d)(i) every types of                   (ii) all types of

(iii) each types of                       (iv) some types of

(e)(i) may                                   (ii) can

(iii) should                                 (iv) will

(f) (i) communicate                   (ii) communicating

 (iii) to communicating             (iv) communication

(g)(i) everyone                          (ii) some one

(iii) no one                                (iv) anyone

(h)(i) a little                               (ii) little

(iii) the little                              (iv) less

 Answers:

 (a) (iii) had never heard                              

(b) (iii) who                        

(c) (i) use

(d) (ii) all types of                                            

(e) (ii) can                           

(f) (ii) communicating

 (g) (iv) anyone                                                

(h) (i) a little

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Exercise-70

 Complete the headlines by choosing the correct answer from the options given below.

 (A) ANTI-TERRORIST SQUADS TO BE SET UP IN METROS AND A-GRADE CITIES BY YEAR END: HM

 The Home Minister has announced………   in all A-grade cities…………   to counter any threats to national security.

(i) that anti-terrorist squads are being set up………..  towards the end of the year

(ii)   that anti-terrorist squads may be set up………..   before the year end

(iii)  that anti-terrorist squads have been set up…………….  by the end of the year

(iv)   that anti-terrorist squads will be set up…………   by the end of the year

(B) ROBOTS TO BE USED FOR FUTURE UNMANNED SPACE LANDINGS

 in a communiqué issued by NASA, the US government has stated that in future ………… space landings.

(i)robots would be used in all unmanned

(ii)  robots will be used by all unmanned

 (iii) robots may be used by all unmanned

(iv) robots might be used for all unmanned

(C) PUBLIC TRANSPORT MADE CONVENIENT TO REDUCE POLLUTION

The Transport Ministry is going in for a radical overhauling of the Public Transport system, which so that…………..   amid concerns for public health.

(i)is to be made convenient… pollution may be reduced

(ii) is made convenient ……  pollution is reduced

(iii)will be made convenient ….  pollution may he reduced

(iv)will make convenient…..  pollution still be reduced

 (D) INVEST IN CHIIDRENS EDUCATION: PM

Stressing the importance of education in bridging the rural urban gap, the Prime –Minister has called upon all state governments and parents their children for the progress Of the country.

(i) to have invested in the education of

(ii) for investing in the education of

(iii) to invest in the education of

(iv) to invest in educating of

Answers:

 (A) (iv) that anti-terrorist squads will be set up……………. by the end of the year

 (B) (ii) robots will be used by all unmanned

 (C) (iii) will be made convenient ……….  pollution may be reduced

 (D) (iii) to invest in the education of

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