Error Detection MCQ-14

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

QuestionNo:1

Banks in India (1)/cannot open ATMs (2)/except obtaining (3)/approval from RBI. (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): Use ‘without obtaining’ for ‘except obtaining’.

QuestionNo:2

Today the success; of (1)/ companies depends on the (2) / quality of their products and (3)/ efficient managing staff. (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

Ashok has managed to (1)/ achieve his sales targets (2)/- for the quarter very easily (3)/ than we expected. (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, comparison has been made. Hence, use ‘for the quarter more easily’.

QuestionNo:4

He did not grant (1)/ their request for a loan (2)/ although it would (3)/ displease his boss. (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): To express rate we use article ‘a’ or pen. Hence, use ‘rupees five on every’ or ‘rupees five a/per’ or ‘rupees five on all’.

QuestionNo:5

At present oil companies (1)/ are making a loss of (2)/ rupees five on all (3)/ liter of petrol that they sell. (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:6

The manager’s belief that (1)/ Ramesh is (2)/ incompetent is not (3)/ necessary true. (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 groups of words ‘necessary true’ should be replaced by necessarily true’. The word ‘necessarily’ is an Adverb that modifies the Adjective ‘true’.

QuestionNo:7

Since I was doing (1)/ my MBA I initially (2)/ chose to specialize (3)/ in marketing management. (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): Use ‘when I was doing’ for ‘since I was doing’ according to the sense of the sentence.

QuestionNo:8

Taking regular breaks (1)/ from work are (2)/ important for health (3)/ and reduces stress. (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, Gerund ‘taking’ has been used as subject that is Singular. Hence, it will take Singular verb. Hence, Taking regular breaks from work is … will be correct sentence.

QuestionNo:9

Children of smokers (‘!)/ are more affected by (2)/ diseases like asthma (3)/ and tuberculosis. (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:10

We often greet (1)/ one person by (2)/ joining our hands (3)/ and saying Namaste. (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): Replace group of words ‘one person by’ with ‘a person by’. Article ‘a’ generalizes the sense, while the word ‘one’ specializes.

QuestionNo:11

The horse who (1)/ won the race (2)/ has been removed (3)/ from the stable. (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 horse which …. Will be correct sentence.

QuestionNo:12

The traffic signals (1)/ at the junction (2)/ did not worked (3)/ properly in the 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 (3): ‘Did not’ is followed by V1 from (plural) of a Verb. Hence, the traffic signals at the junction did not work … will be correct sentence.