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    Indicate whether there is redundancy or unnecessary use of words in the following sentences.
     
1.   The dental surgeon extracted out the bad tooth.
2.   He mentioned about the treasure map in his letter.
3.   They discussed about their plan at the meeting.
4.   In actual fact, he had taken the bomb aboard the airplane.
5.   The students comprise of 23 boys and 21 girls.
6.   The mixture consists of 80% water, 15% herbs and 5% alcohol.
7.   She returned back the book to me only after three months.
8.   He can hardly cope up with the huge volume of work.
9.   Being an intelligent pupil, he can easily keep up with what the teachers are teaching.
10.   There are free gifts for every purchase worth 50 dollars.
11.   You get an extra bonus of an electric shaver if you phone in to order this product now.
12.   The teacher will punish you if you continue on copying other pupils' work.
13.   He went on with his bad habit of smoking and was expelled from school.
14.   The poorly maintained car emitted out clouds of thick, black smoke.
15.   The factories gave out a lot of thick, black smoke.
16.   The beam of the searchlight penetrated through the darkness.
17.   His word pierced through his enemy's body.
18.   This pupil is industrious and hardworking.
19.   This clever and intelligent student was selected for the medical course.
20.   He started it first.
     

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1.   The dental surgeon extracted the bad tooth.
2.   He mentioned the treasure map in his letter.
3.   They discussed their plan at the meeting.
4.   In fact, he had taken the bomb aboard the airplane.
5.   The students comprise 23 boys and 21 girls.
6.   ( Correct )
7.   She returned the book to me only after three months.
8.   He can hardly cope with the huge volume of work.
9.   ( Correct )
10.   There are gifts for every purchase worth 50 dollars.
11.   You get an bonus of an electric shaver if you phone in to order this product now.
12.   The teacher will punish you if you continue copying other pupils' work.
13.   ( Correct )
14.   The poorly maintained car emitted clouds of thick, black smoke.
15.   The factories gave out a lot of thick, black smoke.
16.   The beam of the searchlight penetrated the darkness.
17.   His word pierced his enemy's body.
18.   This pupil is industrious. / This pupil is hardworking.
19.   This clever student was selected for the medical course. / This intelligent student was selected for the medical course.
20.   He started it.
     
 
 
 

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