Error Detection MCQ-18

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

QuestionNo:1

In such delicate rnatters, (1)/ we often go with (2)/ his advice as he has (3)/ been handling such cases effectively. (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

You should thing that (1)/ of all the possibilities (2)/ before you take (3)/ any decision. (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 use of ‘that’ is superfluous.

QuestionNo:3

He was too tired that (1)/ he could not cross (2)/ the street even with (3)/ the help of a porter. (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, too should be replaced by so.
Look at the sentences:
He was too weak to walk.
He was so weak that he couldn’t a\walk.

QuestionNo:4

My desire to (1)/ meet the President (2)/ without prior (3)/ appointment. (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): Replace My desire to by My desire is to or I desire.

QuestionNo:5

Whenever a man attain fame, (1)/ his personal qualities are (2)/ imitated by others who (3)/ are close to him. (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): Singular subject agrees with singular verb. Hence, whenever a man attains fame will be a correct usage.

QuestionNo:6

Rivers, mountains and deep forests (1)/ are the places (2)/ mostly like by (3)/ people living in urban areas. (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 (3): Replace mostly like by by liked most by.

QuestionNo:7

When we visited his office (1)/ we found that (2)/ he was sipping coffee (3)/ with some of his colleagues. (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

For giving up (1)/ the bad habit of smoking, (2)/ use of chewing gum or (3)/ similar other method can be helped. (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, similar other method can be helpful/useful (Adjective) should be used.

QuestionNo:9

His obviously reluctance (1)/ was viewed seriously by (2)/ his superiors and (3) he was suspended. (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, His obviously (Adverb) reluctance should be replaced by His obvious (Adjective) reluctance because an Adjective qualifies a Noun.

QuestionNo:10

Which sectors (1)/ have been affected (2)/ the most of (3)/ the global recession? (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 (3): Replace ‘the most of by ‘the most by/the most because of.

QuestionNo:11

One of the (1)/ executives who work (2)/ at the head office (3)/ has confirmed the news (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:12

It took myself (1)/ four months to (2)/ convince them to (3)/ take this step. (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): Replace ‘It took myself by ‘It took me’.
Look at the sentences: I myself do my work.
He took me away..