Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex. 11 & 12

By | September 14, 2017
editing and omission

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.

EDITING AND OMISSION

EDITING PASSAGE EXERCISE-11

The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each line against which a blank is given. Write the incorrect word and the correction in your answer sheet against the correct blank number. The first one has been done for you as an example.                                                                                                                                

                                                                                   Incorrect                    Correct

Peter and Michael decide to                        e.g. decide…                  decided

visit the Science museum at                           (a) …………               …………

there city. They asked Rahul                          (b) …………               …………

if’ he will like to join them.                             (c) …………              …………

Rahul were happy at the idea.                      (d) …………              …………

They bought their ticket at                             (e) …………               …………

the gate and walked in                                   (f) …………               …………

the museum. It takes them                           (g) …………               …………

a hour to see the entire museum.                 (h) …………              …………

 

Answer

(a) at                            in

(b)there                        their

(c)will                          would

(d) were                       was

(e)ticket                       tickets

(f)in                             into

(g) takes                     took

(h)a                             an

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EDITING PASSAGE-EXERCISE-12

 The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each line against which a blank is given. Write the incorrect word and the correction in your answer sheet against the correct blank number. The first one has been done for you as an example.                                                                                                                                

                                                                                             Incorrect                 Correct

Jagdish Prasad Sharma had hardly

dreaming that his proficiency                                      eg.   dreaming ….       dreamed

in Hindi should one day take him from                            (a) …………               …………

the quiet holy town of Mathura for the bright                 (b) …………               …………

lights of the US. Sharma was one between                       (c) …………               …………

the too-odd Hindi teachers who has                                  (d) …………              …………

travelled to Nokia to be interviewing by a                        (e)…………                …………

delegation from the US, who was in India                       (f) …………               …………

of headhunt young, full time Hindi teachers                   (g) …………               …………

for schools on the United States.                                        (h) …………               …………

 

Answer

(a) should                               would

(b)  for                                    to

(c)between                              among

(d) has                                     had

(e) interviewing                      interviewed

(f)was                                     were

(g) of                                       to

(h)on                                        in

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17 thoughts on “Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex. 11 & 12

  1. Shailesh Post author

    My Dear,
    I shall be highly obliged if you point out the mistakes because there is always the scope of improvement.

    Regards
    Shailesh

  2. Shailesh Post author

    My dear please identify the mistakes I shall be highly obliged to you.
    Thnks

  3. Anonymous

    i think there should be of except than between in second exercise

  4. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Raghav,
    There are enough omission exercises. Kindly click on classes then class IX or X then scroll down.

    Thanks

  5. My name's Jeff

    um…… I would like to say that this was an amazing exercise .
    But I found an issue in the the EX NO.12 part – D . THERE IS NO HAS (I LOOKED UP IN THE ANSWER , BUT GOT CONFUSED) IN THE SENTENCE, SO HOW WOULD I CORRECT IT?

    But the rest is good
    I have exam tomorrow,wish me luck!!!

  6. meenal

    This site was amazing . There is a trust on your website never let down us .
    Thanxxxxxxxx for this wonderful exercise.????????????????

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