Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 Ex.119 & 120

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Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex. 1 & 2

Exercise-119

The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each of the lines. Write the incorrect word and the correction in the space provided. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied as shown.

IncorrectCorrect
In the last four decades, there have been a very (a)………..………..
significant rise in the numbers of lower middle and(b)………..………..
middle class woman who seek employment to(c)………..………..
supplemented their household income. While there(d)………..………..
little doubt that women from the lower rank of(e)………..………..
society have always had working in the fields or in petty(f)………..………..
been jobs to sustain themselves or their families, there(g)………..………..
were strong objections and a marked reluctance between(h)………..………..
the middle classes to allow women to step out of a(i)………..………..
house to earn a living.   

Answers:-

Incorrect Correct
(a)have has
(b)numbersnumber
(c)woman women 
(d)supplemented supplement
(e)rank   ranks
(f)hadhad
(g)or and
(h)betweenamong
(i)athe

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Exercise-120

The following passage has not been edited. There is one error in each of the lines. Write the incorrect word and the correction in the space provided. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied as shown.

IncorrectCorrect
The guru asked him to start for the persone.g.forwith
in that he had the greatest faith and the highest(a)……………………
confidence. All of petheople assembled(b)……………………
their thought that the disciple would(c)……………………
first give a fruits to the teacher and(d)……………………
than distribute to the others. But the(e)……………………
disciple do not do so. He took the first(f)……………………
fruit himself. He explain that since he had (g)……………………
the greater confidence in himself, (h)……………………
he took the first fruit.

Answers:-

Incorrect Correct
(a)thatwhom  
(b)of the
(c)their   there
(d)fruits fruit
(e)than   then   
(f)do did 
(g)explain explained
(h)greatergreatest

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