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Faulty Shift In Pronoun:part 2

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Fill the blank in each sentence with the right pronoun or phrase. Be careful with your answer if you want to avoid confusion.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This car has a small dent. ______ shouldn't be much of a problem.  
    • A. 

      It

    • B. 

      The dent

    • C. 

      They

  • 2. 
    The car drove slowly along the back road. _____ was quite muddy.  
    • A. 

      The road

    • B. 

      The car

    • C. 

      It

  • 3. 
    I got home late from my date, ______ was okay.  
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      Who

    • C. 

      He

  • 4. 
     The foothills were covered with flowers. ________ were many different varieties.  
    • A. 

      The flowers

    • B. 

      The foothills

    • C. 

      They

  • 5. 
    The beach was littered with broken glass. I think the park service should look into _______ .  
    • A. 

      The glass.

    • B. 

      It.

    • C. 

      The beach.

  • 6. 
    I like his ideas about fall gardens. _______ just make sense.  
    • A. 

      They

    • B. 

      The ideas

    • C. 

      He

  • 7. 
    Whenever mother made gingerbread men for the children, _________ looked delighted.  
    • A. 

      The children

    • B. 

      They

    • C. 

      The gingerbread men

  • 8. 
    Miss Subiyanto said if I worked hard I could still get an A or a B, but ______ didn't happen.  
    • A. 

      The score

    • B. 

      It

    • C. 

      She

  • 9. 
    The sun was hot, and although the water was polluted, __________ made me want to dive in anyhow  
    • A. 

      It

    • B. 

      The water

    • C. 

      The weather condition

  • 10. 
    The faster I walked, the more water spilled out of the bucket, and _______ became a real nuisance.  
    • A. 

      It

    • B. 

      The walk

    • C. 

      The water spill