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NOUNS
Nouns Mock Test Set-1
December 26, 2015
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Correct the following Statements


1. Daniel come to judgment!

Answer

1. A Daniel come to judgment!
Here Daniel has become a common noun and means a wise judge.

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2. The army have been called to carry out the rescue operations.

Answer

2. The army has been called to carry out rescue operations.
Army stands for a group of soldiers and not soldiers.

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3. The parliament is divided on the bill.

Answer

3. The parliament are divided on the bill.
‘is’ does not represent the whole of parliament.

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4. Do not pride yourself on your youngness because one day you shall grow old.

Answer

4. Do not pride yourself on your youth because ….
The abstract noun from young is youth, not youngness.

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5. Keep on laughing. Laugh is the best medicine.

Answer

5. Keep on laughing. Laughter is the best medicine.
The act of laughing is known as laughter.

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6. His brother committed a thiefhood in his house.

Answer

6. His brother committed a theft in his house.
The abstract noun from thief is theft.

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7. The chair is made of a wood.

Answer

7. The chair is made of wood.
An article is not used before a material noun.

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8. He wears glass to aid his short-sighted eyes.

Answer

8. He wears glasses to aid his short-sighted eyes.
Here glasses stand for spectacles and not a material.

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9. Lata works as a she-servant in the house.

Answer

9. Lata works as a maid-servant in the house.
Maid-servant is the feminine for man-servant.

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10. The team camped at Namkum. They followed a
rigorous routine.

Answer

10. The team …. It followed a rigorous routine.
Team, like army, is a collective noun.

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