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Match the sentences in Column A with Column B and select the correct answer from the
options given:

Column A Column B
(a) I lost my purse 1.  Compound Sentence
(b) A book was written by Meera 2.  Active Voice
(c) The mountain is very steep and I cannot climb it 3.  Complex Sentence
(d) Though he is old, he walks quickly 4.  Passive Voice

   (a)    (b)    (c)    (d)
(A)  2     4      1      3
(B)  4      1       2     3
(C)   1      2      3     4
(D)  3      1       2     4

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Choose the correct simple sentence from the following options
(A) choose the challenging and reachable goals
(B) choose the challenging but reached goals
(C) though the’ goals are challenging you can choose them
(D) though goals are reachable choose the challenge

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Combine the sentences into a simple sentence and choose the correct from the options given :
This is a mango from my garden. It is sweet.
(A) The mango which is sweet is from my garden
(B) This is a mango from my garden which is sweet
(C) This is a mango from my garden and it is sweet
(D) The sweet mango is from my garden

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Change the following simple sentence into compound sentence.
The ceiling is too high for me to touch
(A) The coiling is so high yet he cannot touch it
(B) The ceiling is very high so she cannot touch it
(C) The ceiling is so high and so we cannot touch it
(D) The ceiling is very high and I cannot touch it

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Select the complex sentence from the options given below
(A) He says what he means, and he means what he says
(B) God made the country and man made the town
(C) Night came on and rain fell heavily and we all got very wet
(D) They rested when evening came

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Identify the compound sentence from the options given below:
(A) Though he is poor, he is honest.
(B) On seeing the dog the thief ran away;
(C) The transport workers were on strike so I had to walk back home.
(D) In case of missing the bus, take a taxi.

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Identify the simple sentence from the options given below :
(A) Having completed my homework, I set out to play
(B) I completed my homework and I set out to play
(C) After I had completed my homework, I set out to play
(D) I had to complete my homework but I set out to play

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Identify the compound sentence from the options given below :
(A) He must not be late, or he will be punished
(B) In the event of his being late, he will be punished
(C) If he is late he will be punished
(D) Unless he comes early, he will be punished

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Identify the compound sentence from the following options :
(A) They rested when evening came
(B) Where ignorance is bliss, it is folly to be wise
(C) Govern your passions or they will govern you
(D) He must work hard to win the first prize

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Choose the complex sentence out of the four sentences given below :
(A) Failing prompt payment, the goods must be returned by you
(B) He was a mere boy but he offered to fight the giant
(C) He must have done his duty, for he is a conscientious man
(D) He succeeded although his success was not expected

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Choose the simple sentence out of the sentences given below :
(A) He finished his exercise and put away the books.
(B) The man endured all the horrors of the campaign without any one of them making complaint.
(C) We must eat, or we cannot live.
(D) Not only did his father give him money, but his mother too.

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Select the compound sentence
(A) Providing direction to your behaviour, goals guide your thoughts.
(B) As the goals guide your thoughts, direction is provided.
(C) Directions are provided in order to guide your goals.
(D) Goals provide direction to your behaviour and guide your thoughts.

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Identify the compound sentence.
(A) We should work hard to make up for the lost days
(B) We should work hard so that we make up for the lost days
(C) We should work hard and make up for the lost days
(D) We should work hard for making up for the lost days

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Select the compound sentence :
(A) The power of garlic is widely discussed by the medical community.
(B) There is increasing evidence that garlic can lower cholestrol levels.
(C) Doctors advise us to include garlic in our diet.
(D) The garlic may smell bad, but it can save our lives from heart diseases.

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Select the complex sentence :
(A) Arun attended the interview and got selected
(B) We could not guess what he actually wanted
(C) My uncle has gone to Mumbai to finalise a business proposal
(D) The pilgrims had to cancel the trip because of bad weather

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Match the. sentence in Column ‘A’ with Column ‘B’ and select the correct answer from the options given :

Column ‘A’ Column ‘B’
(a) We must eat to live 1. Complex sentence
(b) He wrote me a letter 2. Passive voice
(c) The letter was written by me 3. Active voice
(d) Though I like tea, I prefer coffee 4. Simple sentence

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 3 2 1
(B) 4 3 1 2
(C) 3 4 2 1
(D) 3 4 1 2