English: Error Spotting for NABARD, IBPS RRB exams – Set 62 (New pattern)

In each of the following questions there are sentences that form a paragraph. Identify the sentence(s) or part(s) of sentence(s) that is/are correct in terms of grammar and usage (including spelling, punctuation and logical consistency). Then, choose the most appropriate option.

  1. a) The near-ubiquitous spread of social media platforms
    b)has opened the floodgates of instant information, video and music-sharing.
    c)The power of social media extends to politics,
    d) where individuals and organisations uses rumour, innuendo and abuse to malign rivals
    A) All are correct. 
    B) All are correct except d)
    C) b) and c)
    D) only c)
    E) a) and c)
    View Answer
      Option B
    Explanation: In d), uses > use
  2. a) Some speculate that the goods and services tax (GST) is been
    b) the India’s  biggest piece of economic reform.
    c) Without doubt, it is a very major reform. In fact, it has
    d) been the most complex reform to achieve.
    A) All are correct except a)
    B) b) and d)
    C) c) and d)
    D) a) and d)
    E) All are wrong.
    View Answer
      Option C
    Explanation: In a) , is > has ….in b) , remove the before india
  3. a) Corrupt politicians loot the exchequer, sells patronage
    b) and extort money in the name of mobilising funds for political activity,
    c) pocket the large slice of the collection and pass on the rest
    d) to the party and the workers he employ.
    A) b) and c)  
    B) b) and d)
    C) a) and b0
    D) All are correct .
    E) All are wrong except b)
    View Answer
      Option E
    Explanation:In a) , sells >sell….In c), the large > a large… In d) , he employ > they employ
  4. a) Banerjee should focus on good administration,
    b) building social and physical infrastructure,
    c) instead of stoking fires that must destroy the
    d) social and political fabric of Bengal.
    A) All are correct.
    B) All are correct except c)
    C) a) and b)
    D) c) and d)
    E) All are incorrect.
    View Answer
      Option B
    Explanation: must > might in c)
  5. a)Many food items have now been exempt from GST to ostensibly soften the
    b)blow on the poor. But an exemption should not be conflated
    c) into  zero-rating, given that no input tax credit
    d) will be available by manufacturers of exempt items.
    A) a) and c)  
    B) a) only
    C) b)  and d)
    D) a) and b)
    E) a) and d)
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      Option D
    Explanation: In c), into > with …In d), by > to
  6. a) Technology is not to blame, as Luddites would have it.
    b)The notional reality a phone provides, with its replicas
    c) of social interactions and experiences perceived as the
    d) only ones to be had, is the bogeyman.
    A) All are correct.
    B) All except d)
    C) All are incorrect.
    D) a) and b)
    E) b) and c)
    View Answer
      Option A
    Explanation: all are correct.
  7. a) The Centre has debarred real estate developers for marketing ongoing
    b) projects that are yet to be registered with the real estate regulatory authority
    c) in the respective state, as per the Real Estate Act, 2016.
    d) The Union housing ministry need to get real and reconsider.
    A) a) and c)
    B) b) and d)  
    C) c) and d)
    D) b) and c)
    E) a) and d)
    View Answer
      Option D
    Explanation: in a), for > from ….in d) , needs > need
  8. a) Construction is a key driver of economic
    b) activity in general. Real estate and construction
    c) have not been done too well
    d) and was hit by demonetisation.
    A) a) and c)
    B) b) and c)
    C) a) and b)
    D) All are incorrect.
    E) All are correct.
    View Answer
      Option C
    Explanation: In c) , done > doing …..in d) , was > were
  9. a)A zero rate of import duty means no protection for the
    b)domestic manufacturer. Still, a range of information technology products
    c) came to be selling  under Indian brand names,
    d)competing with products in China.
    A) a) and c)
    B) All are correct except c)
    C) a) and d)
    D) a) and b)
    E) b) and d)
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      Option D
    Explanation: In c), selling > sold ….in d), in > from
  10. a) Many Indians seamlessly switch from there mother tongue to Hindi
    b) and English and back. Among the elite and
    c) the would-be elite, the danger is neglect of the mother
    d) tongue in the pursuit of  the English.
    A) b) and c)  
    B) a) and d)
    C) a) and b)
    D)All are correct except b)
    E) b) and d)
    View Answer
      Option A
    Explanation: In a) , there > their …….In d), remove THE before english  


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43 Thoughts to “English: Error Spotting for NABARD, IBPS RRB exams – Set 62 (New pattern)”

  1. MiMi

    thnk u ambi sis nice questions :))

  2. MiMi

    sis 10 q ka ansr all wrong hoga na?

    1. Ambika

      no usme only 2 parts me error hai

      english ke age the nhi use hoga and there is ki place pe their hoga

      1. MiMi

        thnk u sis :))

      2. MiMi

        10q …option c me .. the danger is neglated hoga na?

        1. Ambika

          no complete line pdho

          the danger is neglect of the mother tongue in the pursuit of the English.

          neglect always verb ki form me hi use ni hota it is also used as a noun and yhan noun ki form me use hua hai .

          1. MiMi

            ok thnk u sis :))

  3. MiMi

    check q.8 nd 5.

    1. Ambika

      everything is correct…what is your doubt ??

  4. Sachin Shukla

    hello @amika mam kidhar h aap?

    1. Ittu Si Barbie (。♥‿♥。)

      waha tele pe text kiya check

        1. Ittu Si Barbie (。♥‿♥。)

          hello 🙂

          1. Jellyfish

            Kya suru hai

          2. Ittu Si Barbie (。♥‿♥。)

            matlab ??

    2. Sachin Shukla

      Q5 me exempted hoga…and Q10 bhi check again

      1. Ambika

        that is correct ….exempt in 5
        and 10 is perfectly correct..what’s your doubt about that ???

  5. Sachin Shukla

    7/10 ty abhi 2qsn suspense me h

    1. Ambika

      ur sbi result ????

      1. Sachin Shukla

        unfortunately…i m not selected for PI/GD

  6. Bagad_Billa

    Pls do check question no 3. C is also correct also correct according to explanation bt no option available for C.

    1. Ambika

      no that is correct..some typing error… the large should be replaced by a large ; not the other way around

  7. Ambika

    All questions are correct here and taken from reliable resources only

    You all are welcome to ask any doubts .

  8. $~$PrAdeEP$K$~$~$

    these new patterns are really helpful mam 10ks a 100 for thiss…:))))

  9. Marry..

    thanx ambika……5/10

  10. Shubham Gupta


  11. _/_

    ty nice quiz

  12. Abhijeet Jha

    Thik se samjhaya bi nhi

    1. ครђ

      Thanks for the compliment /

  13. Destiny : Ultimate

    6/10 thank you so much :))

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  15. Jahnavi

    in 10th question option c is wrong na..

    1. Ambika

      no C is correct

  16. Abhinandan Parida

    In 9th question it should be A zero rate on Import duty instead of rate of Import duty
    In 10th question it should be Among the Elites

    1. in 9th – A zero rate of import duty – is correct

      in 10th it is — Among the elite and the would-be elite

  17. Sourav

    in q1 option B main Have kyu nhi hoga??

    1. spread has opened

      not platforms

  18. Shan Jo

    @admin ..

    hi i need clarity….

    in 5 que.. Part A is err…as my knowledge have been +v3… here *have been exempt* gave in question… plz explain… why you use v1 here,, there is any reason behind it????

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