Correct use of Noun, Pronoun, Adjective and Article

Here is the correct use of noun, pronoun, article and adjectives. Here is the complete list of all important sentences. You can download PDF of this lesson.

Correct Use of Noun

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1. The news are not true. 1. The news is not true.
2. Your hairs are grey. 2. Your hair is grey.
3. Politics are his chief interest. 3. Politics is his chief interest
4. His sheep are in the field. 4. His sheep are in the field.
5. There are a lot of fishes in this river. 5. There are a lot of fish in this river.
6. The sceneries of Murree (Pakistan) are wonderful. 6. The scenery of Murree is wonderful.
7. She bought some stationeries. 7. She bought some stationery.
8. He gave me a ten-rupee note. 8. He gave me, a ten-rupee note.
9. I take pain over my work. 9. I take pains over my work.
10. He issued order to release him 10. He issued orders to release him.
11. He lost his trouser. 11. He lost his trousers.
12. We have read many poetries. 12. We have read many poems.
13. He has given up his study. 13. He has given up his studies.
14.  Room has no furnitures. 14. This room has no furniture.
15. Ten miles are a long distance. 15. Ten miles is a long distance.
16. He gave me many advices 16. He gave me many pieces of advice.
17. We have many works to do. 17. We have many pieces of work to do.
18. He has an urgent business at home. 18. He has an urgent piece of business at home.
19. The chair’s leg is broken. 19. The leg of the chair is broken.
20 The book of Adam is lost. 20. Adam’s book is lost.
21. The United Nations have done nothing for the people of Kashmir. 21. The United Nations has done nothing for the people of Kashmir

Correct Use of Pronoun

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22. I, you and he will help the poor. 22. You, he and I will help the poor.
23.  None of these two has failed. 23. Neither of these two has failed.
24. Anyone of those two boys is absent. 24. Either of those two boys is absent.
25. None remain to tell the story of that tragedy. 25. None remains to tell the story of that tragedy.
26. Each of the students has paid their fee. 26. Each of the students has paid his fee.
27. 0ne must not forget his duty. 27. 0ne must not forget one’s duty.
28. Anyone can do it if one tries. 28. Anyone can do it if he tries.
29.  The committee were divided in its opinion. 29. The committee were divided in their opinion.
30. The man is my brother who met you yesterday. 30. The man who met you yesterday is my brother.
31. Four girls were playing with each other. 31. Four girls were playing with one another.
32. The two sisters loved one another. 32. The two sisters loved each other.
33. 0ne of the boy is absent. 33. 0ne of the boys is absent.
34. 0nly one of the criminals were arrested. 34. 0nly one of the criminals was arrested.
35. Your shirt is like Khalid. 35.  Your shirt is like Khalid’s.
36. Such things which you say are not true. 36.  Such things as you say are not true.
37.  She is older than me. 37.  She is older than I.
38. Who do you want to see? 38. Whom do you want to see?
39. Either Sajid or Khalid come here daily. 39. Either Sajid or Khalid comes here daily.
40. Neither Shahid nor Majid are known to me. 40. Neither Shahid nor Majid is known to me.
41. 1t is I who is to blame. 41. 1t is I who am to blame.
42. He is one of the ministers who has served the country. 42. He is one of the ministers who have served the country.
43. The boy who works hard he will pass. 43. The boy who works hard will pass.
44. Those who are proud they are not happy. 44. Those who are proud are not happy.

Correct Use of Adjective

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45. It is much fine today. 45.  It is very fine today.
46. It is too hot today. 46. 1t is very hot today.
47. This house is too much big for you and me. 47. This house is much too big for you and me.
48. He is a best student. 48. He is the best student.
49. He is the most best student. 49. He is the best student.
50.  He is more taller than I. 50.  He is taller than I.
51.He is my older brother. 51. He is my elder brother.
52.  He is my oldest son. 52. He is my eldest son.
53.  He is elder than I. 53. He is elder to me.
54. She is junior than me in service. 54. She is junior to me in service.
55. She is senior than me in service. 55. She is senior to me in service.
56. 0f the two boys, Ashraf is the tallest. 56. 0f the two boys, Ashraf is the taller.
57. 0f the two routes, this is the shortest. 57. Of the two routes, this is the shorter.
58. i have no any money to buy books. 58. I have no money to buy books
59. 1 am too tired to attend to some work. 59. I am too tired to attend to any work.
60. Islamabad is a worth-seeing place. 60.  Islamabad is a place worth-seeing.
61. This is a worth-reading book. 61. This is a book worth-reading.
62. I have only few friends. 62. I have only a few friends.
63. A few friends that I have are sincere. 63. The few friends that I have are sincere.
64. Little money is better than no money. 64. A little money is better than no money.
65. You must help the poor. 65. You must help the poor.
66. The braves are always honored. 66. The brave are always honored.
67. Rich should help poor. 67. The rich should help the poor.
68. The climate of Multan is hotter than Lahore. 68. The climate of Multan is hotter than that of Lahore.
69. I wish to meet your family members. 69. I wish to meet the members of your family.
70. All the staff members were present. 70. All the members of staff were present.
71. Iqbal was greater than any poet in Pakistan. 71. Iqbal was greater than any other poet in Pakistan.
72. Lahore is larger than any city in the Punjab. 72. Lahore is larger than any other city in the Punjab.
73. Many a man were present in the meeting. 73. Many a man was present in the meeting.
74. Health is more preferable than wealth. 74. Health is preferable to wealth.
75. She is the most unique teacher in our college. 75. She is a unique teacher in our college.
76. This is the last news that we have received. 76.  This is the latest news that we have received.
77. His name is the latest in the list. 77. His name is the last in the list.
78. He is a miser man. 78. He is a miser.
79. He is a coward person. 79. He is a cowardly person.

Correct Use of Article

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82. Ravi is a famous river. 82. The Ravi is a famous river.
83.1ndus is the largest river in Pakistan. 83. The Indus is the largest river’ in Pakistan.
84. Muslims are a brave people. 84. The Muslims are a brave people.
85. English is the language of English. 85. Eng1ish is the language of the English.
86. We should recite Holy Quran every day. 86. We should recite the Holy Quran every day.
87. The gold is more valuable than the silver. 87. Gold is more valuable than silver.
88. The wisdom is the gift of God. 88. Wisdom is the gift of God.
89. The honesty is the best policy. 89. Honesty is the best policy.
90. Salma is taller of the two sisters. 90. Salma is the taller of the two sisters.
91. Horse is a faithful animal. 91. The horse is a faithful animal.
92. More we get, more we want. 92. The more we get, the more we want.
93. You are in wrong. 93. You are in the wrong.
94. The house caught the fire. 94. The house caught fire.
95. He is not at the fault.  95. He is not at fault.
96. Do not make noise. 96. Do not make a noise.
97.1 have got head-ache. 97.1 have got a head-ache.
98. The both sisters failed in the examination. 98. Both the sisters failed in-the examination.
99. The all-boys are coming to college. 99. Ali the boys are coming to college.
100. He is M.A. in English. 100. He is an M.A. in English.

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