Error Detection MCQ-15

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

QuestionNo:1

The child weight (1) less than what (2)/ is expected (3)/ at his age. (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 weight is a Noun. Its verbal form is weigh. Hence, the child weighs (Verb) …. Will be correct sentence.

QuestionNo:2

The cup of tea (1)/ which was kept (2)/ upon the table (3)/ fell down. (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

The pass percentage has (1)/ gone up by twenty per cent (2)/ from what used to (3)/ a decade earlier. (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 ‘from-what used to by ‘from what used to be’.

QuestionNo:4

There is a (1)/ lot of schemes (2)/ for senior citizens (3)/ to invest money. (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 ‘a lot of schemes’ is in plural form. Hence, there are lot of schemes … will be a correct sentence.

QuestionNo:5

He was a (1)/ miser son who (2)/ never spent a penny (3)/ on his own children. (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): He was a miser parent/father … will be a correct sentence. The word ‘son’ has been wrongly used.

QuestionNo:6

The basketball match (1)/ was organized and (2)/ the sponsored by his (3)/ father’s company. (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): It is improper to use an article before a verb. Hence, sponsored by his should be used here.

QuestionNo:7

There were many (1)/ factors that contributed (2)/ to the success (3)/ of this experiments. (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 of this experiment/of these experiments should be used.

QuestionNo:8

Child labour is (1)/ considered to be (2)/ illegal in (3)/ many 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): Here, it is improper to use ‘to be’ (Probability). Hence considered should beused.

QuestionNo:9

She always remembers (1)/ to switch off all the (2)/ lights and fans before (3)/ leaving a rooms. (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, leaving rooms/ leaving a room should be used.

QuestionNo:10

Inspire of the (1)/ heavy raining Raj (2)/ decided to go (3)/ for the meeting. (4) / No Error (5) 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, Noun i.e. rain should be used. Hence, heavy rain Raj should be used.

QuestionNo:11

Ragi may not taste (1) /good but it has (2) / very high (3) / nutrition value. (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, Article ‘a’ i.e. a very high should be used.

QuestionNo:12

She wanted to reached (1) /home as early (2) / as possible because (3) / it was getting dark. (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 full form of an Infinities is : to +Vi (Plural). Hence, She wanted to reach should be used.