Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex-49&50

By | May 18, 2018
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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.

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

Exercise-49

The following passages have not been edited. There is one error in each word and the correction against the correct question number. Remember you have supplied. One is done as an example:

 The issue of capital punishment involve detennining                      eg:     Involve           involves

whether the execution of criminals are ever                                        (a) ……………..           ………………   

justified, and if so, on what circumstances                                          (b) ……………..            ………………   

it is permissible and how to determining                                              (c) ……………..            ………………      

the limits of a crime demand execution.                                                (d) ……………..            ………………    

 It also involves the issue where the society                                            (e) ……………..            ………………      

believes in corrective justice nor retributive                                            (f) ……………..            ………………   

 justice. The basic assumption from retributive                                       (g) ……………..            ………………   

 nation of punishment in generally is that a                                               (h) ……………..            ………………   

criminal deserves punishment.

Answers:

Incorrect Word                    Correct Word

(a) are                                            is                     

(b)on                                             under             

(c)determining                           determine

(d)demand                                  demanding   

(e)where                                      whether

(f)nor                                            or

(g)form                                        of                           

(h)generally                               general

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Exercise-50

The following passages have not been edited. There is one error in each word and the correction against the correct question number. Remember you have supplied. One is done as an example:

We live in times when incomes is rising.                                              eg:    is                            are 

The economic boom of the last 25 years have                                    (a) ……………..            ………………   

created a grow tribe of erstwhile-middle                                             (b) ……………..            ………………     

class-turned-HNIs who earn much many than                                   (c) ……………..             ………………      

they can spend. Born on the inflation                                                   (d)  …………………         ……………..

 and scarcity-stricken 1960s and 70s, this well-paid adults             (e) …………………          ………………  

enjoy their new wealth, but is conservative in                                     (f)  …………………          ………………

their spending and investing habits. They swing                                 (g)  …………………          ……………

among confidence and caution when it comes to money.                   (h)  ………………..          ………………

Answers:

Incorrect Word                    Correct Word

(a) have                                          has         

(b) grow                                        growing            

(c) many                                       more

(d) on                                            in                

(e) this                                         these                    

(f)  is                                            are

(g) swung                                  swing   

(h) among                                between

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