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

By | October 11, 2017

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

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) ………            ………          …………

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

  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.

 

Answers

Before             word            after

(a) gates                 of               the
(b) switched          off             the
(c) swing               in               the
(d) in                     the              bungalow

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6 thoughts on “Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.1 & 2

  1. Dhruv

    I think

    Editing is more important for exam point of view.

  2. Komala Lokesh

    Error correction n omission is more imp to cbse studnts as it is exam point of view

  3. Komala Lokesh

    Pls try to give some more examples of omission n error correction…………. Bcoz it’s needed fr many studnts……….

  4. Komala Lokesh

    It is said in the beginning that it is the bst cbse knowledgeable ….but actually it’s nt we the students of cbse need more n more eg’S………….

  5. Shailesh Post author

    Dear Sangeeta,
    Kindly specify your question we will surely help you.
    Team
    edummantra

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