Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 8 Ex.55 & 56

Editing Exercise-55

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.

12, Birsa Munda Nagar

 Ranchi

20th March, 20XX

 Dear Sachin,

You (a) will glad to know that our school (b) was organising an educational tour (c) 911Agra. Agra is (d) an old historical city. It has many monuments of the Mughals. (e) A Tai Mahal is one of the most beautiful (f) monument of the world. The Mughal emperor Shahjahan (g) get it built in the memory (h) for his beloved wife Mumtaj. We will miss you in Agra.

Yours sincerely

Raja

Answers:-

(a) will be glad           (b) is organising

(c)to                            (d) an old

 (e) The Taj Mahal     (f) monuments

(g)got                         (h) of

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Editing Exercise-56

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.

House No.34

 Block-VII

 Vasant Kunj

New Delhi

20th February, 20XX

The Editor

The Hindustan Times

New Delhi

Sub: Control the growing population

Sir,

 I (a) want write this letter to make people aware (b) at the alarming situation (c) in that India finds itself to day. The (d) grow population has made mockery of all our development programmes. (e) Many population means more mouths to feed. Our natural resources are (f) be exhausted every year. We have to control this growing population (g) for any cost. The earlier, the (h) best it will be. Let us stop it at the earliest.

Yours faithfully

Rampal

ANSWER

 (a) want to write                    (b) of

(c) in which                             (d) growing

(e) More population               (f) being exhausted

(g) at                                       (h) better

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