Error Detection MCQ-5

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

QuestionNo:1

How can you give up (1)/ this job when you are (2)/ just about to be (3) / appointed for General Manager? (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 group of words ‘just about to be’ by ‘just to be’ or ‘about to be’.

QuestionNo:2

Base on the research (1) / we have conducted in (2)/ different parts of the country (3)/ this scheme will be successful (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 group of words ‘Base on the research’ by Based on the research’. It is proper to use Past Participle form of Verb ‘base’

QuestionNo:3

I want to share (1)/ my experience with you (2) though you will (3)/ benefit from it (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 connective

QuestionNo:4

He used to advise (1)/ his students to do (2)/ their work serious if they (3)/ wanted to achieve their goals (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 ‘their work seriously if they’ by ‘their work seriously if they’. An Adverb should be used to modify a Verb.

QuestionNo:5

Any of these branches do (1)/ not require more than (2)/ two employees since they (3)/ have been recently established (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): ‘Any of these branches’ expresses singular subject. Hence, it will take Singular Verb.

QuestionNo:6

He encouraged us to (1)/ think but none of the (2)/ suggestions we made was (3)/ discussed at the meeting (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:7

The main advantage of (1)/ investing such schemes (2)/ is that you will not (3)/ have to pay any taxes (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 ‘invest’ takes preposition ‘in’. Hence, ‘investing in such schemes’ will be correct usage.

QuestionNo:8

That customer has (1)/ written a letter (2)/ thanks the manager (3)/for her timely help. (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, Gerund should be used. Hence, replace ‘thanks the manager’ by ‘ thanking the manager’.

QuestionNo:9

Our company was recently (1)/ award the contract (2)/ to construct two major (3)/ bridges in the state. (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 structure of sentence in Simple Past in Passive Voice is: Subject + was/were + Vv Hence, replace award the contract by ; ‘awarded the contract’.

QuestionNo:10

Accordingly the circular (1)/ that was issued yesterday RB1 (2)/ has raised the rate at (3)/ which it lends to banks. (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): ‘According to / In accordance with’ is a correct idiomatic expression. Hence, replace ‘Accordingly the circular’ by ‘According to the circular’.

QuestionNo:11

Their company is going to incur (1)/ heavy losses this year because (2)/ of the big discounts they (3)/ offers to customers. (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, ‘they’ is in Plural Number that will agree with a Plural Verb. Hence, ‘offer to customers’ should be used.

QuestionNo:12

A large number of policy (1)/ have lapsed because many (2)/ people have not paid (3)/ their installments on time. (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): ‘A large number of ‘is followed by Plural Noun. Hence, ‘A large number of policies’ will be a correct usage.