Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 8 Ex-47 & 48

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Exercise-47

There is an error in each line. Write the incorrect word and the correct one against the corresponding blanks:

Incorrect  Correct 
Once there was the guru communicatinge.g.thea
wisdom to people that came for his(a)……………………
darshan with flowers or fruits. One(b) ……………………
day, all the offerings were in plenty, he (c) ……………………
called the disciple and asked him to  (d) ……………………
cut fruits and arrange for their (e) ……………………
distribution of prasad. A disciple  (f) ……………………
reported to a guru that all was ready (g) ……………………
for distribution or asked him to distribute. (h) ……………………

Answers:-

Incorrect Correct
(a)thatwho
(b) orand
(c) athe
(d) thea
(e) theirthe
(f) Athe
(g) athe
(h) orand

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Editing Exercise-48

The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each line against which a blank is given. Write the incorrect word and the correction in the space provided. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied.

Incorrect Correct
Children are found to coconut. It is the (a)…………………………
biggest of all the nuts, and are indeed a wonderful (b) …………………………
fruit. It grows on a tall palm tree and is find(c) …………………………
in tropical countries round a seashore. The(d) …………………………
name was giving to it by the Portuguese because,(e) …………………………
with the three marks and eye-spots at the end, (f) …………………………
it looks something like a monkey’s face, and `coco’  (g) …………………………
are a Portuguese word for a bugbear or a distorted makes.(h) …………………………

Answers:-

Incorrect Correct
(a) toof
(b) areis
(c) findfound
(d) athe
(e) givinggiven
(f) andor
(g) looklooked
(h) areis




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