Saturday, 10 August 2013

Misused words Exercise 4, 5, 6 - Commonly misused words


EXERCISE NO. 4.

Choose the correct word (out of given options) to fill in the blank space in the following sentences to give it a meaningful form.

A. My forefathers………(1.haled/2.hailed) from Pakistan.
B. A morning walk is ……….(3.beneficial/4.beneficient)for health.
C. He was walking on grass………..(5.bear/6.bare)footed.
D. My advice did not have any ……..(7.effect/8.affect ) on him.
E. This can full of garbage emits a…………(9.fowl/foul) smell.



EXERCISE NO. 5.

Choose the correct word (out of given options) to fill in the blank space in the following sentences to give it a meaningful form.

A. The juggler showed us  his……….(1. Fetes/2.feats).
B. The city was lashed with a strong………(3.hale/4.hail)storm.
C.  These days………(5.corporal/6.corporeal) punishment to students in schools is  not allowed.
D. John is in the bad……….(7.habit/8.custom) of drinking.
E. Gambling is a ………..(9.vice/10.crime).



EXERCISE NO. 6.

Choose the correct word (out of given options) to fill in the blank space in the following sentences to give it a meaningful form.
A. The child was wearing torn…………(1.cloths/2.clothes).
B. The chairman…………(3.decented/4.dissented) from the proposal.
C. He has been advised to take three…….(5.dozes/6.doses) of medicine daily.
D. He could not bear the sudden……(7.disease/8.decease) of his father.
E. The guests were served with a ………(9.dessert/10.desert) after their  meals.