Verbal Ability:: Sentence Improvement

Exercise

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In questions given below, a part of the sentence is italicised and underlined. Below are given alternatives to the italicised part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, option 'D' is the answer.

Due to these reason we are all in favour of universal compulsory education.

A. Out of these reasons B. For these reasons
C. By these reasons D. No improvement

He diedin the year 1960 at 11pm on 14 July.

A. on 14 July in the year 1960 at 11pm B. in the year 1960 on 14 July at 11pm
C. at 11pm on 14 July in the year 1960 D. No improvement

I shall not go untill I am invited.

A. till I am invited B. Unless I am invited
C. if not I am invited D. No improvement

This telephone number is not existing.

A. has not existed B. does not exist
C. has not been existing D. No improvement

I have lived in Delhi since I was four.

A. am living B. lived
C. had lived D. No improvement

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