Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex. 3 & 4

By | September 14, 2017
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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.

EDITING AND OMISSION

 EDITING PASSAGE- EXERCISE-3

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 has been done for you as an example. (4)

                                                      Incorrect                         Correct                                    

The border dispute had resulted                            e.g. had                                 has

in spoiling the relations among the                             (a)…………..                        ………

two nuclear neighbour. Kashmir                                 (b)…………..                        ………

is the bigger challenge for                                             (c)………….. .                       ………

a political think-tanks.                                                  (d)……………                       ………

 

Answer

Incorrect                                Correct

(a) among                                between

(b) neighbour                           neighbours

 (c) bigger                                biggest

(d) a                                         the

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

 

EDITING PASSAGE- EXERCISE-4

 There is an error correction in your answer, sheet against correct blank number. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied. related to the use of prepositions in each line against which the blank is given. Write the incorrect word and the

                                                                                         Incorrect                   Correct

Megasthenes came to India into 302 B.C.                  (a) ……                       ……….

as an ambassador for Seleucos, the                             (b)……….                   ……….

representative in India from the Greek                      (c)………….               ………

Prince Alexander.

He took up office on the                                                 (d)………                   ………

court of King Chandragupta. He has

described at detail the land, the people,                     (e)………..                  ………

the climate, the fertility for the soil etc.                      (f) ……….                  ………

on his book Indica. He has praised                              (g)………                    ……….

the Indians and has shown respect of                          (h)…………                ……….

their wisdom.

Answers.

(a) into                    in

(b) for                    of

(c) from                  of

(d) on                      in

(e) at                        in

(f)  for                      in

(g) on                        in

(h) of                         for

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43 thoughts on “Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex. 3 & 4

  1. Anonymous

    awesome practice for the exams……….feeling happy and lucky
    thank you for giving a platform for practicing and getting a confidence to face the exams

  2. Shailesh Post author

    Hello Dear,
    Thanks a lot for nice words. We will try to serve you better. Kindly keep visiting edumantra.net

  3. SANYA MALHOTRA

    I find it really helpful but there are some mistakes . pls check the first paragraph last part

  4. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Sanya Malhotra,
    I take your words most sincerely but Kindly specify the exercise number and point number.Thanks
    Team
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  5. Riya babu

    Thank u so much……it was a gr8 help.But I would recommend u pls checked answers again for the 3&4 exercise
    Thamk u?

  6. Anonymous

    there area few mistakes in your solution. please check them

  7. Shailesh Post author

    So soon, for the time being kindly try omission. Thanks

  8. Hrehan Singh

    Exercise 4 (h) part why is the solution same as the error? It should be corrected to “to”.

  9. Anonymous

    it’s awesome but in exercise fourth. ..there is a mistake…of ki jagah of hi h last answer me…….iska kya mtlb….????

  10. Shailesh Post author

    A big thanks for reminding us our mistake. We have corrected it. Kindly keep suggesting.

  11. Aswin Sunil

    amazing loved it . thankyou so much plzz do add more …

  12. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Aswin Sunil,
    U are awesome to say this we are really obliged for such nice words.
    Thanks

  13. arsh

    Thanks for give me more knowledge. This will help me in my exams.

  14. Anonymous

    Now feeling better……. It really helped me a lot…..

  15. Anonymous

    The correct answer should be ‘of’ in exercise 4 (f)

  16. Shailesh Post author

    Surely more difficult exercises will be available soon.

  17. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Bhoomika Thakur,
    Thanks a lot, kindly keep visiting.

  18. Shailesh Post author

    Hello dear,
    Thanks for such sincere interest but the correct answer is “in” because fertility is something which is in the soil this is not something attached to it like the wire of this machine.
    thanks once more.
    Shailesh

  19. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Shiv,
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  20. sania

    very helpful, feeling gud and happy after being confident ……

  21. shreya

    Wow what an awesome job you people had done …

  22. Ankita sanyal

    Too helpful……i will be very happy if i get a chance to be a member of edumantra.

  23. Anonymous

    Thanks a lot dear
    But I need some more challenging exercises

  24. Aditya Ray

    I am impressed with editing exercises ..They helped me a lot but where are omission exercises…. (Don’t u know omission means (missing words) not to correct words) Omission & Editing Both are different things….

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