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General English Grammar MCQ Questions and Answers on Adjective Correction of Sentences 2

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1) Correct the sentence if necessary. Bernard is better than all English Essayists.
A) Bernard is better than all English Essayists.
B) Bernard is better than all other English Essayists.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
Explanation:

We should say "all other".

2) The management asked for farther details.
A) The management asked for farther details.
B) The management asked for further details.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
3) Superman went to England for farther studies.
A) Superman went to England for further studies.
B) Superman went to England for farther studies.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
4) My brother is five feet high.
A) My brother is five feet tall.
B) My brother is five feet hight.
C) My brother is five feet high.
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
5) The first paragraph should not exceed more than two hundred words.
A) The first paragraph should not exceed two hundred words.
B) The first paragraph should not exceed more than two hundred words.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
6) It is the most unique item I have ever seen.
A) It is the most unique item I have ever seen.
B) It is a unique item I have ever seen.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
Explanation:

The word "unique" can not be used for comparisons.

7) Have you heard the last news.
A) Have you heard the latest news?
B) Have you heard the last news?
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
8) Venu was the latest person to leave the ground.
A) Venu was the latest person to leave the ground.
B) Venu was the last person to leave the ground.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
Explanation:

Last - Position or Order. Latest - Time sensitive.

9) They do not sell fewer than ten pounds of coffee.
A) They do not sell less than ten pounds of coffee.
B) They do not sell fewer than ten pounds of coffee.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
Explanation:

less - uncountable things, fewer - countable things.

10) No less than twenty employees attended the meeting.
A) No less than twenty employees attended the meeting.
B) No fewer than twenty employees attended the meeting.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
11) She has been sick for ten days.
A) She has been sick for ten days.
B) She has been ill for ten days.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
12) Correct the sentence if necessary. This clock is the best of the two.
A) This clock is better of the two.
B) This clock is the best of the two.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
13) The two last chapters are interesting.
A) The two last chapters are interesting.
B) The last two chapters are interesting.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
14) Correct the sentence if necessary. He is the youngest of the two brothers.
A) He is the youngest of the two brothers.
B) He is younger of the two brothers.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
15) Choose the least of the two evils.
A) Choose lesser of the two evils.
B) Choose the least of the two evils.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
16) The population of Tokyo is greater than London.
A) The population of Tokyo is greater than London.
B) The population of Tokyo is greater than that of London.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
17) Hemanth's pants are better than Suresh.
A) Hemanth's pants are better than that of Suresh.
B) Hemanth's pants are better than Suresh.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A
18) The climate of Japan is better than Java.
A) The climate of Japan is better than Java.
B) The climate of Japan is better than that of Java.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
19) Let us not walk any further.
A) Let us not walk any further.
B) Let us not walk any farther.
C) Let we not walk any farther.
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
B
20) Delhi is further than Bhopal.
A) Delhi is farther than Bhopal.
B) Delhi is further than Bhopal.
C) A and B
D) None of the above
Answer [=]
A


 

 

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