Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.1 & 2

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Integrated Grammar Omission Exercises in Paragraphs

Following are the exercises for omission  class 9 and 10 English and o level English editing exercises with answers. 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, omission  Passage, etc. These Omission 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.

EXERCISE -1

  1. In the passage given below, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along with the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in the space provided.

 

Before                     Word               After

According to estimates of National                          (a) ………………….        ………………….    …………………..       Ganga Authority only 1000 liter sewerage is        (b)………………….        ………………….     ………………….

treated daily against 3000 liters goes into              (c)………………….         ………………….    ………………….

the main Ganga river. Moreover the 12,000         (d)………………….        ………………….      ………………….

MiIIion liters of sewerage that goes the’                 (e)………………….        ………………….      ………………….

Ganga Basin, 4000 million liters treated.               (f)………………….         ………………….     ………………….

number settlements and industries                        (g)………………….         ………………           ………………….

located along river, pollute it.                                   (h)………………….        ………………….       ………………….

 

Answer

(a)   Of                                  the                         National

(b)  Liter                               of                             sewerage

(c)  liters                                that                        goes

(d)  moreover                     of                           the

(e)  goes                               into                       the

(f)  liters                               is                             treated

(g)  number                        of                            settlements

(h)  along                              the                        river

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  EXERCISE -2

 In the following passage one word has been omitted in each line . Write the missing word along with the word that comes before and after it. The first one has been done for you as an example.                                                                                                                                     

Before               word          after

It must have around midnight when I drove              e.g.        have                  been          around

home. As I approached the gates                                           (a)………             ……….          …….                bungalow, I switched the headlights of the car                     (b) ……….          ……….         ……….

so that the beam wouldn’t swing the bedroom                     (c) ……….           ……….          ……….

window. There was pin-drop silence in                                 (d) ……….            ……….       ……….

bungalow.

 

Before                                     word                       after

(a) gates                                  of                                 the

(b) switched                            off                               the

(c) swing                                 in                                 the

(d) in                                       the                               bungalow

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