Error Detection MCQ-26

English Grammar Error detection Bank exam,IBPS,SBI PO mains,rrb,ssc

QuestionNo:1

A twenty year old (1)/absconder was caught (2)/in a local restaurant (3)/this morning. (4)/No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (5): No error.

QuestionNo:2

If she will secure more than (1)/90% marks in the exams (2)/I will give her (3)/a suitable reward. (4)/ No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (1): When two events are likely in future, if is used before the sentence used in Simple Present. Hence, replace ‘if she will secure more than’ by ‘if she secures more than’

QuestionNo:3

The father divided (1)/the property equally (2) /between his son(3) /and daughter. (4)/ No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (5): No error

QuestionNo:4

I am thinking (1) /you were aware (2)/of the rules and regulation (3) /before joining. (4) /No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (1): The word think is a stative verb. It should not be used in Present Progressive. Hence, I think should be used here.

QuestionNo:5

I knows a very good doctor (1)/ in my village (2). who will be able to (3)/ cure your disease. (4)/ No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (1): I know ….. is a correct usage.

QuestionNo:6

I am not scared (1) / to be travelling (2) /in the dark (3) / alone at night. (4) /No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (2): Scare is followed by Preposition ‘of. Hence, of travelling ….should be used.

QuestionNo:7

The elevator in the building (1) / is under repair, (2) /we regret for (3) / the inconvenience caused. (4) / No error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (5): No Error.

QuestionNo:8

The bus waiting (1) /for all the passengers (2) /to enter (3) /before it took off. (4) /No Error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (1): If two events happen in the past, the event is expressed in Past Perfect. Hence, the bus had waited …. Should be used here.

QuestionNo:9

Daily prayer and meditation (1) /is the keys (2) /to a peaceful (3) /and happy life.(4)/No Error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (2): Here the subject is plural. Hence, are the key(s) should be used.

QuestionNo:10

The police making (1) /everyone leave (2) /the building premises (3) /immediately. (4) /No Error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (1): Here, Causative Verb form i.e. The police made should be used.
Look at the sentences
I made him laugh. He made her weep.

QuestionNo:11

Mother and I (1) /generally go to the store (2) /and pickup food items (3) /for the charitable.(4)/No Error (5)

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (4): Here, for the charity (Noun) should be used.

QuestionNo:12

The new project is (1)/ to big for (2)/ the trainee to handle (3)/ on his own. (4)/ No Error (5).

(A) Error in Part-1
(B) Error in Part-2
(C) Error in Part-3
(D) Error in Part-4
(E) No Error

Explanation:

Ans (2): In some sentences, too +Adjective / Adverb + Infinitive is used. In such sentences, too +Adjective/Adverb shows cause and the Infinitive shows result.
Look at the sentences:
He is too weak to run.
She is too slow to win the race. Hence, the new project is too big for …. Is correct sentence.