English Workbook Class 10 Solutions Integrated Grammar Practice 8
CBSE Class 10 English Workbook Solutions Integrated Grammar Practice 8
Given below are instructions for opening a bank account. Use these to complete the paragraph that follows.
- obtain form from the bank
- fill in the form with all the relevant details
- ask an account-holder to countersign your form
- submit two passport-size photographs
- deposit the minimum amount required
First a form must be (a) __________ All relevant details (b) __________. The form must then (c) __________. Two passport- size photographs along with proof of residence (d) __________. Finally the minimum amount required (e) __________.
(a) obtained from the bank
(b) must be filled in the form.
(c) be countersigned by an account holder
(d) must be submitted.
(e) must be deposited.
Given below are a few news headlines. Using information from the same, complete the sentences that follow.
1. India Allows Airspace to Pak
In the first public move to diffuse tension between the two countries, India _________ through Indian airspace.
2. Research Work at AIIMS Stalled for Want of Animals
More than 50 research projects at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences _________ to conduct experiments on.
3. After making Toilets, MCD Looks for Users
About 250 toilet complexes constructed by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi with Japanese aid have turned into liabilities as apparently _________.
4. Selling Kidneys to make a Living
Starving Tribals of Idduki district _________ to make a living.
5. Kidneys Donated without Medical Inspection
Most of the kidney donation procedures _________ the required medical examination in Indian hospitals.
- has allowed Pak to fly
- have been stalled for want of animals
- MCD is looking for users
- have to sell kidneys/are selling kidneys
- are done without
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.
Complete the following paragraph on one of the earlier voyages of Columbus by choosing the correct options.
Christopher Columbus, (a) __________ born in 1451 AD. Unlike the people of his time, (b) __________ In order to prove his belief he said (c) __________ Japan. Queen Isabella of Spain supported him. Columbus sailed west (d) __________ three ships. Unfortunately, one of the ships was wrecked. Columbus returned to Spain (e) __________ colony.
(a) (i) a skilled sailor and an explorer, was
(ii) was skilled sailor and an explorer
(iii) being a skilled sailor and an explorer was
(iv) a skilled sailor and an explorer is
(b) (i) but Columbus believed that the Earth was round
(ii) Columbus had believed that the Earth was round
(iii) but Columbus believed that the Earth is round
(iv) Columbus believed that the Earth was round
(c) (i) if he sails west from Europe
(ii) if he is sailing west of Europe
(iii) if he sailed west from Europe
(iv) if he sailed west to Europe
(d) (i) with a crew of ninety men on
(ii) having a crew of ninety men in
(iii) with a crew of ninety men having
(iv) going with a crew of ninety men on
(e) (i) left behind forty men in the island of Hispaniola
(ii) leaving behind forty men on the island of Hispaniola
(iii) has left forty men on the island of Hispaniola
(iv) is leaving forty men on the island of Hispaniola
(a) — (i) a skilled sailor and an explorer, was
(b) — (iv) Columbus believed that the Earth was round
(c) — (iii) if he sailed west from Europe
(d) — (i) with a crew of ninety men on
(e) — (ii) leaving behind forty men on the island of Hispaniola
Complete the following passage by choosing the correct options from those given below.Electronic commerce, it seems, still has (a) __________ limits, even in the Silicon Valley. For all the feverish excitement (b) __________ the tripling of electronic shopping last holiday season, the total money (c) __________ by American consumers online still (d) __________ to only about one percent of its total sales-barely a tenth (e) __________ the revenues from (f) __________ method of distance selling that has been (g) __________ for a century; the catalogue. This may be because electronic shopping (h) __________ on quite a narrow range of goods, mainly books, toys and music. Worse, there (i) __________ many stories of failed and late deliveries. And, more recently, a string of hackers’ attacks (j) __________ temporarily disabled some of the best-known e-commerce websites.
(a) (i) their
(b) (i) about
(c) (i) spend
(iv) being spent
(d) (i) amount
(e) (i) of
(f) (i) another
(iv) the other
(g) (i) user
(iv) in use
(h) (i) concentrated
(ii) is concentrating
(iii) was concentrated
(iv) had concentrated
(i) (i) were
(ii) have been
(iii) has been
(j) (i) has
(a) — (iv) its
(b) — (i) about
(c) — (iii) spent
(d) — (iii) amounts
(e) — (i) of
(f) — (iv) the other
(g) — (ii) used
(h) —(ii) is concentrating
(i) — (ii) have been
(j) — (i) has
In the passage given below, one word has been omitted in each line. Write the missing word along with the word that comes before and the word that comes after it in your answer sheet against the correct blank number. Ensure that the word that forms your answer is underlined.