Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex-57&58

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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.

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

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

Exercise-57

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:

Scientists has found evidence                           e.g. has                   have 

to support much owners have long                   (a)…………            ………….. 

believed: man’s best friend really do                 (b)…………            …………..       

understand some of which we are                     (c)…………            …………..   

saying. Researchers on Hungary                      (d)…………            …………..

scanned the brains of dogs as it were             (e)…………            …………..

listening to their trainer spoke to                    (f)…………            …………..     

determine that parts of the brain they           (g)…………            …………..

use. They found that processed words          (h)…………            …………..

to the left hemisphere.

Answers:

Incorrect Word            Correct Word

(a)much                              many           

(b)do                                   does           

(c)which                             what

(d)on                                   in                             

(e)it                                    they             

(f) spoke                           speak

(g) that                             which              

(h)to                                 with      

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Exercise-58

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:

Elimination for child lablour is undoubtedly           e.g.    for                   of

one of the biggest challenges facing our                    (a)…………..        …………..

country. Various article of the constitution             (b)…………..        …………..

prohibits the employment of children in                (c)…………..        …………..

factories. Under Article 24, it has stated               (d)…………..        …………..   

that no child below the ages of 14                           (e)…………..        …………..

shall be employ in any factory or                            (f)…………..        …………..

mine or any another hazardous occupation         (g)…………..        …………..

or work. Children should be provide opportunities (h)…………..        ………

to develop in a healthy manner.

Answers:

Incorrect Word                      Correct Word

(a) challenge                                challenges

(b)article                                      articles

(c) prohibits                               prohibit                          

(d) has                                         has been

(e)ages                                        age                                          

(f) employ                                 employed

(g)another                                other                                

(h)provide                               provided

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