Important Sentence Correction Questions for RBI Assistant Exam

Directions (1-10): Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/ phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, select 'No correction required' as the answer.

1. I had never been hearing of him since he resigned from his duty.
1. never have heard
2. was never been heard
3. never had heard
4. have never heard
5. No correction required

2. What makes issues worse is that many a timed public is not approached.
1. many time
2. many timings
3. many a time
4. times a many
5. No correction required

3. His behaviour was thoroughly upset the citizens.
1. was upset through
2. were upsetted throughly 
3. throughly upset
4. through upset
5. No correction required

4. If the would have spoken in the favour society, he would have done right.
1. had spoken
2. would speak
3.  spoke
4. is speaking
5. No correction required

5. They wishes I to play for their club.
1. wish me to play
2. wish to me to play
3. wishes that I have played
4. wished that me to play
5. No correction required

6. People though are trying making lighting of the incidence.
1. trying to make lighting in
2. tried to make light in
3. are trying to make light of
4. are tried making light
5. No correction required

7. It is a well known fact that more than 60 percent population of this world live under the poverty line.
1. live behind 
2. live below
3. lives under
4. living under
5. No correction required

8. Since we are living in a metro city for three years, we are reluctant to move to another city.
1. As we lives at
2. Since we lived at
3. Since we have been living in
4. For we are living in
5. No correction required

9. Being too economical for him, he purchased two samples of the toy.
1. It been too economical for him
2. It being too economical for him
3. Him being too economical by it
4. His being too economical for it
5. No correction required

10. In other countries of the region, wind in change is blowing strong too.
1. change in wind are
2. changing in winds are
3. wind changing are
4. winds of change are
5. No correction required

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1. have never heard
2. many a time
3. throughly upset
4. had spoken
5. wish me to play
6. are trying to make light of
7. live below
8. Since we have been living in
9. It being too economical for him
10. winds of change are

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