Sentence Improvement - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 21534

Q.  Choose the correct alternative which can be substituted for the given word in the bracket to make the sentence meaningful.

The seniors _______ (apology) for their rude behavior with juniors.

- Published on 05 May 16

a. apologetic
b. apologising
c. apologized
d. apologetic

ANSWER: apologized
The correct option is (c) apologized
Present tense - apologize
Past tense - apologized
Future tense - will apologize

In the given sentence, apologized should be used as it is the past tense.

The words 'apologetic' , ' apologising', ' apologetic' do not make the sentence grammatically correct.


  • Bharadwaj varma   -Posted on 10 Jun 16
    offcourse past tense is used in this situation

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