Practice exercise for flawless grammar 5

Fill in the gaps in the following sentences by choosing the right word from the choices give. If necessary, add ‘to’ before the word or –ing after it to make it fit into the sentence. For example, it would be either ‘to go’ or ‘going’.

Words list ……….

First set …..

Make, Install, Audit, Cross-breed, Clock, Touch

  1. We have decided —————- a new computer in the office to improve efficiency.
  2. I like gardening, and I really enjoy ————– different species of Rose.
  3. We expect our collection ————— Rs. One million by year-end.
  4. The woman Indian Olympic runner expects —————– 10 seconds in the 100-meter dash.
  5. The RBI audit tem suggested ——————— the books of the failed PMC Bank for the last ten years.
  6. I didn’t know how to order the laptop I needed, but my mother offered ————- the right choice.

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Second set …. Cook, Hold, Extend, Enjoy, Reverse, Convict

  1. We are making ready a brand new conference room ————- our company’s Annual General Meeting.
  2. India’s economic growth is sliding, but the Finance Minster has promised ——————- the downward trend.
  3. In India, corrupt politicians are routinely arrested, but the courts hesitate ———————- them.
  4. The Bhubaneswar airport authorities are mulling —————- the runway by 300 meters.
  5. I decided to leave the job, because I couldn’t pretend ——- the nasty jokes of my colleagues.
  6. My mother has burnt her fingers, so she can’t manage ——– dinner tonight.

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ANSWERS …

List of words .. Make, Install, Audit, Cross-breed, Clock, Touch

  1. We have decided to install a new computer in the office to improve efficiency.
  2. I like gardening, and I really enjoy cross-breeding different species of Rose.
  3. We expect our collection to touch One million by year-end.
  4. The woman Indian Olympic runner expects to clock 10 seconds in the 100-meter dash.
  5. The RBI audit tem suggested auditing the books of the failed PMC Bank for the last ten years.
  6. I didn’t know how to order the laptop I needed, but my mother offered to make the right choice.

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Second set …. Cook, Hold, Extend, Enjoy, Reverse, Convict

  1. We are making ready a brand new conference room to hold our company’s Annual General Meeting.
  2. India’s economic growth is sliding, but the Finance Minster has promised to reverse the downward trend.
  3. In India, corrupt politicians are routinely arrested, but the courts hesitate to convict
  4. The Bhubaneswar airport authorities are mulling extending the runway by 300 meters.
  5. I decided to leave the job, because I couldn’t pretend enjoying the nasty jokes of my colleagues.
  6. My mother has burnt her fingers, so she can’t manage to cook dinner tonight.

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