Error Detection MCQ-6

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

QuestionNo:1

The Foreign Investment Promotion Board is (1)/ the government body who (2)/ regulates investment received (3)/ by Indian factories from foreign countries. (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): For non living Nouns ‘which’ is used as reflexive Pronoun. Hence, ‘the government body which’ will be correct usage.

QuestionNo:2

The final decision can (1)/ be taken only after (2)/ we consider all (3)/ the panel suggestions. (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:3

If his aim is to (1)/ buy a house in the (2)/ next three years he (3)/ should start immediate saving.(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): The word immediately is an Adjective Verb which modifies a Verb. Hence, ‘should start saving immediately’ will be correct usage.

QuestionNo:4

Can you explain why (1)/ you were late this morning (2)/ when we had to make (3)/ such an important presentation? (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): Look at the following structure of Interrogative sentences in Past Continuous:
What/why/where +was/were + V4/v-ing) Adjective
Hence, ‘were you late this morning’ will be correct usage.

QuestionNo:5

In order to (1)/attract tourists many (2)/ hotels have been offered (3)/ attractive deals and discounts. (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): The structure of the sentence in Present Perfect Continuous is:
Subject + has/ have been +V – ing
Hence, “hotels have been offering” will be correct usage. Here ‘Simple Present’ can also be used.

QuestionNo:6

The Board is likely (1)/ to take its time (2)/ to examine the facts (3)/ before giving their 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 (4): The possessive case of the subject ‘The Board’ will be ‘its’. Hence, before giving its decision’ will be a correct usage.

QuestionNo:7

How can we open (1)/ these branches on time (2)/ if we have not (3)/ yet obtained the licenses? (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

One of the disadvantage (1)/ of fixed deposit schemes (2)/ is that banks offer (3)/ low rates of interest. (4)/ No error (5) Ans (1): ‘One of is followed by Plural Noun/Pronoun.
Hence, ‘One of the disadvantages’ will be a correct usage. According to experts, it is (1)/ necessarily for you to save (2)/ and invest at least twenty-five (3)/ percent of your monthly income. (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): The word necessarily is an Adverb w7hile Adjective ‘necessary’ should be used.

QuestionNo:9

The manager has not (1)/ yet replied to the (2)/ customer letter asking (3)/ about her loan application. (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 ‘Customer letter asking’ by ‘Customer’s letter asking’.

QuestionNo:10

While the formation of RBI (1)/ was approved in March, 1934 (2)/ it was inaugurated (3)/ only in April 1, (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, a particular date has been mentioned. Hence, replace ‘only in April 1, 1935’ by ‘only on April 1,1935’.

QuestionNo:11

The Insurance Regulatory Development Authority has (1)/ asked all insurance (2)/ companies submitting their (3)/ balance sheets by June. (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): Here infinite -to + V1 -should be used. Hence, replace ‘companies submitting their’ by ‘companies to submit their’.

QuestionNo:12

Arun’s father has been ill (1)/ since last year and A run (2)/ has spend his entire (3)/ savings on his treatment. (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): The structure of sentence in Present Perfect is:
Subject + has / have + V3
Hence, replace ‘has spend his entire’ by ‘has spent his entire’.