Spotting Errors

Spotting Errors

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Question 1
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
We discussed about the problem so thoroughly
B
on the eve of the examination
C
that I found it very easy to work it out.
D
No error.
Question 1 Explanation: 
We discussed the problem so thoroughly
Question 2
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
An Indian ship
B
laden with merchandise
C
got drowned in the Pacific Ocean.
D
No error.
Question 2 Explanation: 
sank in the Pacific Ocean
Question 3
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
I could not put up in a hotel
B
because the boarding and lodging charges
C
were exorbitant.
D
No error.
Question 3 Explanation: 
I could not put up at a hotel
Question 4
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
The Indian radio
B
which was previously controlled by the British rulers
C
is free now from the narrow vested interests.
D
No error.
Question 4 Explanation: 
is now free from the narrow vested interests.
Question 5
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
If I had known
B
this yesterday
C
I will have helped him.
D
No error.
Question 5 Explanation: 
I would have helped him
Question 6
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
A lot of travel delay is caused
B
due to the inefficiency and lack of good management
C
on behalf of the railways.
D
No error.
Question 6 Explanation: 
on the part of the railways
Question 7
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
One of the members
B
expressed doubt if
C
the Minister was an atheist.
D
No error.
Question 7 Explanation: 
expressed doubt that
Question 8
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
I have got
B
my M.Sc. degree
C
in 1988.
D
No error.
Question 8 Explanation: 
I got
Question 9
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
Having received your letter
B
this morning, we are writing
C
to thank you for the same.
D
No error.
Question 9 Explanation: 
No Error
Question 10
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
If you lend him a book
B
he will lend it to some one else
C
and never you will get it back.
D
No error.
Question 10 Explanation: 
and you will never get it back
Question 11
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
According to the Bible
B
it is meek and humble
C
who shall inherit the earth.
D
No error.
Question 11 Explanation: 
it is the meek and the humble
Question 12
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
Do the roses in your garden smell
B
more sweetly
C
than those in ours?
D
No error.
Question 12 Explanation: 
sweeter
Question 13
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
Block of Residential flats
B
are coming up
C
near our house.
D
No error
Question 13 Explanation: 
Blocks of Residential flats
Question 14
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
You can get
B
all the information that you want
C
in this book.
D
No error.
Question 14 Explanation: 
all the information you want
Question 15
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
The students were
B
awaiting for
C
the arrival of the chief guest.
D
No error.
Question 15 Explanation: 
awaiting
Question 16
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
Sixty miles
B
are
C
a good distance.
D
No error.
Question 16 Explanation: 
Sixty miles is a good distance.
Question 17
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
They have been
B
very close friends
C
until they quarrelled.
D
No error.
Question 17 Explanation: 
They had been
Question 18
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
When the dentist came in
B
my tooth was stopped aching
C
out of fear that I might lose my tooth.
D
No error.
Question 18 Explanation: 
my tooth stopped aching
Question 19
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
It is the duty of every citizen to do his utmost
B
to defend the hardly-won
C
freedom of the country.
D
No error.
Question 19 Explanation: 
to defend the hard-won
Question 20
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
No sooner did I open the door
B
when the rain, heavy and stormy, rushed in
C
making us shiver from head to foot
D
No error.
Question 20 Explanation: 
than the rain, heavy and stormy, rushed in
Question 21
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
If a man diligently seeks to come into the contact
B
with the best that has been thought and said in this world
C
he will become simple and unselfish.
D
No error.
Question 21 Explanation: 
If a man diligently seeks to come into contact
Question 22
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
You must
B
remember me
C
to post this letter.
D
No error.
Question 22 Explanation: 
remind me
Question 23
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
I shall certainly
B
write you
C
when I shall reach New Delhi.
D
No error.
Question 23 Explanation: 
when I reach New Delhi
Question 24
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
On the busy Ring Road
B
we witnessed a collusion
C
between a truck and an auto.
D
No error.
Question 24 Explanation: 
we witnessed a collision
Question 25
Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer.
A
Mr. Rajendra lamror
B
is not attending his office
C
for the last one month.
D
No error.
Question 25 Explanation: 
has not been attending his office
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