Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.33&34

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OMISSION EXERCISES

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OMISSION EXERCISE-33

In the foIlowing  passages, 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 against the correct line number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined. The first one has been done for you

                                                                                                                 Before        Word           After

When we not satisfied with products or                                       eg…   we                are                not

  1. services, can improve our chances for                               (a)    ……..            ……..              ………..
  2. satisfactory results using effective                                     (b)    ……..             ……..             ……….. 
  3. c First, state problem,                                                          (c)    ……..              ……..             ………..
  4. and then supply the supporting evidence.
  5. Tell explicitly what you want be done                             (d)     ……..            ……..                ………..
  6. about it. Remember to polite and courteous.                (e)     ……..            ……..                ………..
  7. So, hold your temper avoid attacking the                      (f)      ……..            ……..               ………..
  8. person listening your complaint. Let                             (g)      ……..           ……..                ………..
  9. them know you want the corrective                               (h)     ……..            ……..                 ………..    

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 Answers–  

  Before                  Word                   After                                                                     

(a) services,              we                          can

(b) using                    an                          effective

(c) state                    the                          problem

(d) want                    to                            be

(e)  to                        be                           polite     

(f) temper                and                         avoid

(g) listening              to                            your

(h) know                  that                         you

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OMISSION EXERCISE-34

In the foIlowing  passages, 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 against the correct line number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined. The first one has been done for you.

                                                                                                                   Before        Word        After

Needless to say water will perhaps be the scarest                 eg..    say               that            water

  1. commodity of 21st century. On the global                   (a)    ……..            ……..             ……… 
  2. scale it is assessed that the next two decades,            (b)   ……..            ……..              ……..
  3. water use by human beings be increased by 40%      (c) ……..              ……..               ………      
  4. and 17% more water will be to grow more                   (d) ……..            ………               ………
  5. food for increasing population. Water is                      (e) ……..          ……..                  ……….. 
  6. finite nature and the quantum of water                        (f) ……..           ……..                 ………..
  7. cannot increased. The World Water Vision                 (g  ……..           ……..                 ………..    
  8. Committee our attention to the ‘gloomy                      (h)  ……..         ……..                  ………..
  9. arithmetic of water’.                                                          (i)……….         ………                 ………..

 Answers– 

  Before             Word                     After                                               

(a)   of                   the                          21st

(b)   that                in                             the

(c)  being               will                          be 

(d)   be                    needed                  to

(e)   for                   the                          increasing

(f)    finite               in                             nature

 (g)  cannot             be                           increased

(h)   Committee      draw                       our

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