Direction.

In the following questions, a part of the sentence is underlined . Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (d).

# She is quite well now, except a slight cold .

except have a slight cold

excepting a slight cold

except for a slight cold

No improvement

Please do not use chat terms. Example: avoid using "grt" instead of "great".