Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with Answers Ex.43&44

By | March 8, 2018
OMISSION EXERCISES

Integrated Grammar Omission Exercises in Paragraphs

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OMISSION EXERCISE-43

In the following passages, one word has been omitted in each tine. 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 tine number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined

                                                                                         Before        Word            After

I never been in a large city,                                  eg..        I                   had                  been

  1. and this rather added my misery.             (a)   ……..                ……..                  ………..
  2. when I reached Richmond. I completely (b)   ……..               ……..                   ………..  
  3. out of money. I had not single                   (c)   ……..                ……..                    ………..  
  4. acquaintance in place; and,                        (d)   ……..                ……..                    ………..
  5. being unused to city ways, I not                (e)   ……..                 ……..                    ………..
  6. know where go. I asked at several            (f)    ……..                  ……..                    ………..
  7. places for lodging, they all wanted          (g)     ……..                  ……..                   ………..
  8. money, and that was what did                 (h)     ……..                   ……..                  ………..

                not have.

Answers

Before             Word            After                                               

 (a) added           to                     my

  (b) I                  was                  completely

(c)  not                a                       single

(d)  in                 the                     place

(e)  I                    did                     not

 (f) where           to                        go

(g)  lodging ,       but                    they

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OMISSION EXERCISE-44

In the following passages, one word has been omitted in each tine. 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 tine number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined.

                                                                                               Before             Word             After

 He sat up late, smoking pacing the floor             eg…        smoking            and                 pacing

  1. and when he went bed himself he slept     (a)          ……..                    ……..               …………                  
  2. He got and moved into the                           (b)          ……..                    ……..                …………
  3. spare room in rear of the house.                 (c)           ……..                    ……..                ………….
  4. I in the room just above. I could                 (d)          ……..                     ……..                …………
  5. hear him talking bitterly himself                (e)          ……..                     ……..                 ………..
  6. about way they had tucked in the sheets.  (f)          ……..                     ……..                  ………..
  7. As never did anything in silence,                 (g)        ……..                     ……..                   …………
  8. his resentment burst in groans.                   (h)      ……..                      ……..                     …………

Answers 

Before                Word                    After                                               

 (a) went                into                         bed

(b) got                    up                           and

(c)  in                      the                          rere

(d)  I                        was                         in

  (e)  bitterly            to                          himself

(f)   about               the                          way

(g)  As                     he                           never

 (h)  burst                out                          in

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