M o d i f i e r s
Read the following text and use modifiers as directed in the blank spaces : 0.5x10-5
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21. Modern life depends (a) _ (post modify the verb) on transport. We can understand well how important transport is when it is hampered by (b) _ (pre modify the noun) disasters and political crisis. Transport helps us (c) _ (post modify the verb with an infinitive) our destinations. It had quickened trade and commerce (d) _ (post modify the verb). It also helps us (e) _ (post modify the verb with an infinitive) with our relatives and friends. The development of transport has made the world small. We can travel to any country (f) _ (post modify the verb). We use transport (g) _ (use an infinitive to post modify the verb) our goods and products to different places. The use of transport saves our time (h) _ (post modify the verb). It also helps us (i) _ (post modify the verb with in infinitive) knowledge and ideas. (j) _ (pre modify the verb with a present participle phrase,) we can promote understanding among the nations.
22. Mother is an (a) — (Use an adjective phrase to pre-modify the noun) blessing in the world. Mother’s day is (b) — (Use an intensifier to pre-modify the adjective) significant day observed as a (c) — (Use an adjective to pre-modify the noun) occasion in honour of mothers. The day was for the first time, announced as a formal holiday in the United State of America. Mothers’ day is now observed (d) — (Use an adverbial phrase to pre-modify the verb) as elsewhere around the world. The sons and daughters (e) — (Use an adverb to pre modify the verb) wait for this day. They buy some special presents for their (f) — (Use a superlative degree to pre-modify the noun) mother. When they offer the presents, the mother becomes very happy. It brings a (g) — (Use an adverb to pre-modify the noun) happiness between a mother and (h) — (Use a possessive to pre-modify the noun) children. The bond of relationship between mother and children becomes everlasting. The mother (i) — (Use an adverb to pre-modify the verb) draws her children with her motherly affection. In this way, we pay a (j) — (Use a participle to pre-modify the noun) tribute to our dear mothers.
21. (a) mostly/mainly
(c) to reach
(e) to meet (f) easily (g) to shift (h) greatly
(j) Travelling to foreign countries
22. (a) undeniably (b) very (c) great
(d) in a body
(e) eagerly (f) sweetest
(g) great (h) her (i) then (j) glowing