Editing and Omission Exercises for Class 7 with answers Ex.3&4

By | August 1, 2018
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Editing and Omission Exercises

Following are the exercises for editing class 7 English. If you want to become a professional grammar editor, just practice the following grammar exercises. These exercises are known by many names like  proofreading exercises, paragraph correction, Editing Passage, grammar error correction exercises etc. These English grammar exercises with answers for class 7 CBSE will make you a professional editor. Revising and editing is a positive attitude. These everyday edit exercises will add another pearl of knowledge to your string. Kindly note that these are always integrated exercises.

Note- These can be considered as English Grammar worksheets and proofreading examples, as a printable version is also available at the bottom.

Editing and Omission exercises for class 7 English CBSE with answers pdf

 Editing Exercise-3

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

Once there was a king who

thought very much for himself.                   (a)       _______              ________

He talked of her own charms                      (b)       _______              _________

and about his greatness as the ruler.          (c)       _______              _________

He wanted a people around him to           (d)       _______              _________

believe him and talk of his greatness.

Answers:

Incorrect           Correct

(a) for                 about /of

(b) her                his

(c) the                 a

(d) a                    the 

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Editing Exercise-4

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

Robinson used to spend

hours gazing on merchant ships.                         (a)       _______            _________

His father wanted him to being                           (b)       _______            _________

a lawyer but he wanted to exploring                   (c)       _______            _________

the world in one of that sailing ships.                  (d)      _______             _________

Answers:

Incorrect           Correct

(a) on                 at

(b) being           be

(c) exploring     explore

(d) that             those

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