Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.31&32

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OMISSION EXERCISES

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.

OMISSION EXERCISE-31

The following passages, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in the space provided against correct line number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined. The first one been done for you.

                                                                                                              Before             Word         After

Today, researchers examining garlic and                         eg..     researchers        are             examining

  1. its 200-odd chemical components are                      (a)     ……..                  ……..             ……..  
  2. said to be beneficial everything from heart              (b) ……..                      ………            ……..
  3. disease to cancer. This pungent herb has been used
  4. by the Chinese 3000 B.C. to ward off disease.         (c) ……..                      ……….            ……..
  5. Garlic can be used fighting cancer ;                            (d) ……..                     ……….           ……..
  6. and cholesterol it stimulates the                                  (e) ……..                     ………            ……..
  7. immune system strengthen the body’s                       (f) ……..                     ……….            ……..
  8. defences cancer and inhibits the                                 (g) ……..                      ………            ……..
  9. growth and spread tumour.                                          (h) ……..                      ………            ……..

Answers–   

   Before                             Word                     After                                               

(a) components                  which                       are

(b)    beneficial                     for/to                     everything

(c)     Chinese                        since                       3000

(d)    used                              for                           fighting

(e)    cholesterol                   as                            it

(f)    system                            to                            strengthen

(g)    defenses                       against                    cancer

(h)     spread                          of                            tumour

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OMISSION EXERCISE-32

 The following passages, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in the space provided against correct line number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined. The first one been done for you.

                                                                                                                Before       Word       After

 Ants are perhaps most impressive little                                      eg.   perhaps       the             most

  1. creatures the entire Animal Kingdom.                             (a)      ……..         ……..           ……..
  2. Their social system is higher even than of                       (b)     ……..         ……..            ……… 
  3. the beehive, and many ways resembles                            (c)    ……..          ……..            ……….
  4. that of mankind. They have knowledge of                       (d)    ……..         ……..            ……….         
  5. hygiene are well-versed in the art of taming                   (e)     ……..         ……..             ……….
  6. other creatures and employing them service.                 (f)     ……..         ……..              ………..
  7. They have many virtues similar human qualities.         (g)    ……..        ……..                …………
  8. They have an appetite anything that lives and               (h)      ……..        ……..              ………..

Answers             

  Before                Word              After              

(a)creatures            of                       the

(b ) even                than                   that

(c)  and                  in                       many

 (d) of                    the                      mankind

(e) hygiene            and                     are

(f) them                  to                       service

(g) similar              to                       human

(h)appetite            for                      anything

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