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- 37. We have been trying to eradicate poverty but our efforts have got only limited success. - (a) We have been trying . (b) to eradicate poverty . (c) but our efforts have got . (d) only limited success. - (e) No Error
Ans.(e) Sol. The given sentence is grammatically correct.
39. The author supported his arguments with the findings of a recently concluded research study. - (a) The author supported his - (b) arguments with the . (c) findings of a d research study. - (e) No Error
. Ans.(d) Sol. The use of Sol. The use of study' is superfluous. superfluous
- 40. The supervisor noticed that one of the employees were involved in unfair activities outside the office. - (a) The supervisor noticed that (b) one of the employees were (c) involved in . (d) unfair activities outside the office. - (e) No Error
- Ans. (b) ol Use as' pece ohe sentence is singular (one of the employees). . Therefore, the verb must be singular (was, not were).