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End Year Examination (#5): Section C

Choose the correct punctuation to complete the passage.

Jane approached the mansion. Everything inside appeared dark and deserted (1) but she could clearly see the tiny pinpoint of light indicating that someone was inside searching. "Someone with a torch (2) she gasped. What should she do now? Should she run back to the beach house and call the police? What if it was too late by the time the police arrived (3) She could not take any chance. She pushed open the heavy door with bated breath. With her heart pounding wildly, she tiptoed inside. All of a sudden, the lights flickered and Jane saw only a shadowy figure; there was no one.

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ID 14004
DifficultyDifficulty
(1)
  1. [. ]    full stop
  2. [, ]    comma
  3. [? ]    question mark
  4. [! ]    exclamation mark

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B.


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ID 14007
DifficultyDifficulty
(2)
  1. [," ]   comma and inverted commas
  2. [." ]   full stop and inverted commas 
  3. [ ?"]   question mark and inverted commas 
  4. [ !"] exclamation mark and inverted commas

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D.


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ID 14008
DifficultyDifficulty
(3)
  1. [ , ]    comma
  2. [ ? ]    question mark
  3. [ " ] inverted comma
  4. [ ! ] exclamation mark

Short Answer

B.

 

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