Wordiness

1. I could not find the book nowhere.
a) I could find the book nowhere.
b) I could found the book nowhere.
c) I can found the book nowhere.
d) I could not found the book nowhere.

2. Work hard last you should not fail.
a) Work hard last you will fail.
b) Work hard lest you can fail.
c) Work hard lest you should fail.
d) Work hard lest you must fail.

3. She is both wise as well as beautiful.
a) Both she is wise and beautiful.
b) She is both wise and beautiful.
c) Both wise as well as beautiful is she.
d) Wise as well as beautiful both is she.

4. The documents are attached herewith.
a) The documents are attached with.
b) The documents are attached.
c) The documents are attached in.
d) The documents are attached along with.

5. She called him as a coward.
a) She called him a coward.
b) She called him to coward.
c) She called him cowardly.
d) She called him as a coward.

Answer Key

  1. B
  2. B
  3. A
  4. B
  5. A
  6. B
  7. C
  8. B
  9. C
  10. D
  11. D
  12. D
  13. B
  14. C
  15. A

 

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