Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 9 & 10 with answers Ex-25 & 26

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

Editing Exercise-25

The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each line against which a number is given. Write the incorrect word and supply a correct word in place of that. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied

Incorrect  Correct 
Rudyard Kipling was born on 1865e.g.onin
in Bombay where his father was the Director for the Bombay School of Art.(a)………………
Rudyard Kipling was send to  (b)………………
England in the age of six to begin his  (c)………………
serious schooling. He stayed their for  (d)………………
ten years.Then he was brought back at Lahore (e)………………
where his father was working as a curator  (f)………………
of a city museum.  (g)………………

Answers–   

Incorrect Correct
(a) forof 
(b) sendsent
(c) inat 
(d) theirthere 
(e) atto
(f) athe 
(g) athe 

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Editing Exercise-26   

The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each line against which a number is given. Write the incorrect word and supply a correct word in place of that. Remember to underline the word that you have supplied

IncorrectCorrect
The name ‘Bombay’ is deriving from e.g.derivingderived
the goddess ‘Mumba’, the patron deity for (a)………………
the Kolis, the fisherman of Bombay and the  (b)………………
originally inhabitants of the place. Even today  (c)………………
Koli villages exists all along the  (d)………………
sea-coast of Bombay. It is belief (e)………………
that Mazagaon owes his name to Machchgaon, (f)………………
 meaning fish-village and Kolaha mean Koli estate. (g)………………
There are numerous places worth visit in (h)………………
Bombay. There are Marine Drive, Gateway for  (i)………………
India, Elephanta Caves, etc.

Answers –   

Incorrect Correct
(a)forof
(b)fisherman   fishermen
(c)originallyoriginal 
(d)exixtsexist
(e)beliefbelieved
(f) his    its
(g)mean     means
(h)visit  visiting
(i)forof

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For More Exercises:-

Editing Exercise 1 & 2 for Class 9 and 10 (Solved)

Editing Exercises 3 & 4 for Class 9 and 10 (Solved)

Editing Exercises 5 & 6 for Class 9 and 10 (Solved) 

Editing Exercises 7 & 8 for class 9 and 10 (Solved)

Editing Exercises 9 & 10 for class 9 and 10 (Solved)

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