Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex-53&54

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-53

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:

William Wordsworth is born in 1770 and                               e.g.    is                            was

helped developed a new literary movement                         (a)  ………………             ……………    

called Romanticism, which saw a new focus in                  (b)  ………………             ……………    

nature and emotion. Famous penning the                            (c)  ………………             ……………    

words “I wandered lonely like a cloud.”                                 (d)  ………………             ……………    

Wordsworth is the most strongly associate with                (e)  ………………             ……………    

the lake District region on England, the beautiful              (f)  ………………             ……………    

landscape of which was an big inspiration for him..          (g)  ………………             ……………    

Wordsworth was Poet Laureate for 1843 until he died.    (h)  ……………               …………..    

Answers:

Incorrect Word                            Correct Word
(a) developed                                      develop
(b)in                                                      on
(c) Famous                                          Famously
(d) like                                                 as
(e) associate                                       associated
(f)on                                                    of
(g)an                                                   a
(h)for                                                 from

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Exercise-54

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 opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympic              e.g.    for                    of

Games takes place in the Maracana stadium                              (a) ……………..        ……………      

 on 5 August 2016 and is directed by Fernado                           (b) ……………..        ……………

ao Meirelles, Daniela Thomas or Andruch a Waddington.     (c) ……………..        ……………

The ceremony highlights the aspects of Brazilian                    (d) ……………..        ……………

 history and culture and featured a segment narrate              (e) ……………..        ……………

 by Fenanda Montenergo and Judi with a                                 (f) ……………..        ……………

appeal to environmental conservation and prevent               (g) ……………..        ……………

global warming. The ceremony also features                          (h) ……………..        ……………

the inaugural presentation of theOlympic Laurel.            

Answers:

Incorrect Word                            Correct Word

(a) takes                                               took

(b)is.                                                     was

(c)or                                                     and

(d) highlights                                    highlight 

(e) narrate                                         narrated 

(f)a                                                      an

(g)prevent                                        preventing   

(h)features                                      featured

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