Sentence correction exercise for GMAT, CAT & Civil Service exams

Sentence correction exercise …
a. After the shooting down of a Russian air force jet by Turkey, a Russian military spokesman issued a statement. The last sentence read like this.
This flight safety plan ensures that retaliatory fire power must be used to counter any hostile action by Turkey intending to harm our fighter jets. Correct this sentence.
b. In the Annual General Meeting of the company, the Chairman gave a speech. The following sentence formed a part of his speech.
Your company spent significant funds having to build 10 warehouses in different parts of the country. Correct this sentence.
c. The leader of a breakaway group of Indian lawmakers made a short speech before the media saying he, along with his coterie, could come to Delhi for discussion with the President. Part of his speech read like this.
We are to receive an invitation. Correct this sentence.
d. The principal of a college counseled the irate parents of a student who was detained for poor marks saying the student would be given another chance. Part of his advice read like this.
Should he pass the test, he will be promoted to the next class. Correct this sentence.
e. The manager of a canteen was briefing the CEO about the menu and the preferences of the staff. Part of his account read like this.
Some people do not eat carrot soup, but others do. Correct this sentence.

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Answers….

Answers to Sentence correction exercise …

a. After the shooting down of a Russian air force jet by Turkey, a Russian military spokesman issued a statement. The last sentence read like this.

This flight safety plan ensures that retaliatory fire power will be used to counter any hostile action by Turkey intending to harm our fighter jets.  Correct

b. In the Annual General Meeting of the company, the Chairman gave a speech. The following sentence formed a part of his speech.
Your company spent significant funds in building 10 warehouses in different parts of the country.  Correct

c. The leader of a breakaway group of Indian lawmakers made a short speech before the media saying he, along with his coterie, could come to Delhi for discussion with the President. Part of his speech read like this.
We will receive an invitation.  Corrected

d. The principal of a college counseled the irate parents of a student who was detained for poor marks saying the student would be given another chance. Part of his advice read like this.
If he passes the test, he will be promoted to the next class.

e. The manager of a canteen was briefing the CEO about the menu and the preferences of the staff. Part of his account read like this.
Some people do not eat carrot soup, as others do. Corrected

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