[quote="Atesttaker"]Please correct the following sentences and also not that the words written in parenthesis are not excluded but rather they are the possible incorrect words which are to be corrected.
1- Not until Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave
had been completely explored in
(A) when was its full extent realized
(B) that its full extent was realized
(C) was its full extent realized
(D) the realization of its full extent
2- Written to be performed on a _____,
Thornton Wilder’s play Our Town
depicts life in a small New England
(A) stage scenery of bare
(B) bare of stage scenery
(C) scenery bare of stage
(D) stage bare of scenery
3-Basal body temperature [refers] to the [most lowest] temperature of a [healthy] individual [during] working hours.
lowest, NOT most lowest
4--Insulation from cold, [protect] against dust and [sand], and camouflage [are] among the [functions] of hair for animals.
protection, NOT protect
5-The notion that students are not sufficiently involved in their education is one reason for the recently surge of support for undergraduate research.
recent, NOT recently
6-[ As] secretary of transportation from 1975 to 1977, William Coleman worked [to help] the bankrupt railroads in the northeastern United States[ solved] their [financial] problems.
solve, NOT solved
7-Volcanism [occurs] on Earth in several geological [setting], most of which are associated with the bounderies of the [enormous] ,rigid plates that [make up] the lithosphere.
settings, NOT setting
8- [Some] insects bear a remarkable resemblance to dead twigs, [being] long, [slenderness], wingless and brownish [in colour].
(B) materials as such
(C) such materials as
(D) such materials
slender, NOT slenderness (B, C, and D have nothing to do with the rest)
9-Indigo is a vat color, -—— called because it does not
dissolve in water.
(A) which it
(B) it is
10-The[ importance of] environmental stimuli in the development of [coordination] between sensory input and[ motor response] varies lo species [to] species.
??? Could it be FROM species to species?
11-Today modern textile mills can manufacture as much fabrics in a few seconds as it once took workers weeks [to produce] by hand.
Probably AS MUCH FABRIC
12-The Hopi, the westernmost tribe of Pueblo Indians, have traditionally [lived large] multilevel structuresclustered in towns.
???? something is missing here
13-Since their appearance on farms in the United States between 1913 and 1920, trucks have changed patterns of production and[ market] of farm products.
marketing, NOT market
14- Antique collecting became a significant pastime in the 1800's when old [object] began to be appreciated for their beauty as well as for their historical importance.
objects, NOT object
15- The work which the poet Emma Lazarus is best known is “The New Colossus,” which is inscribed on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty.
Sorry, I have to go now! Will finish tomorrow if somebody else doesn't do it. :)
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