English: Error Spotting for Upcoming Exams Set 51

Error Detection/Spotting for Competitive Exams

Spotting Error English Quiz for upcoming exams like NICL AO, Dena Bank, IBPS PO, NIACL, NICL, BOI, Bank of Baroda and other competitive exams. Error Detection Questions Answer NICL AO Dena Bank

  1. My mother is working (1)/ in a bank and (2)/ my sister studies (3)/ in a college. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : My mother works; [Here present continuous tense should not be used,use simple resent for routine action. ]
  2. When Suresh reached (1)/ his village, he found that (2)/ the news about (3)/ him preceded him. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : him had preceded him. [Past Perfect]
  3. Although I am playing (1)/ football for more than (2)/ two years I have not been able (3)/ to score a single goal. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option A
    Explanation
    : I am => I have been [Present Perfect Continous]
  4. I am going (1)/ to buy a (2)/ Laptop when the (3)/ prices comes down. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : prices=> price
  5. Only some unwritten rule (1)/ forbade men from not (2)/ expressing their feelings (3)/ with a flood of tears. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option B
    Explanation
    : remove not; forbade means refuse to allow
  6. I realized that (1)/ even though I wanted (2)/ to eat, I does not (3)/ have enough time. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option C
    Explanation
    : does not=> did not
  7. He said that (1)/ he was going to hospital (2)/ and wanted to know (3)/ that I could accompany him. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : that=> if
  8. The appeal of the victims (1)/ for the transfer of the cases (2)/ related to riots to some other (3)/ States have been accepted. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option D
    Explanation
    : have=> has [Subject- appeal]
  9. Shraddha and Siddharth both (1)/ wanted to go to Goa, (2)/ but neither of them could (3)/ get the time off. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
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    Option E
    Explanation
    : Sentence is Error Free
  10. Were you to peruse NASA’s satellite data (1)/ on the average rise and fall in sea levels, (2)/ it shows that the seas on average has risen (3)/ 85 mm since 1993, adding about 3.5 mm annually. (4)
    A) 1
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 4
    E) No Error
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation
    : seas on average has=> seas on average have

 

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17 Thoughts to “English: Error Spotting for Upcoming Exams Set 51”

  1. sachin shukla@Target SBI Mains

    @Suraj sir
    ek query h agr sbi po descriptive me letter 150words and essay 250 words se jadaa ho jata h to kya uska bad effect padta h/padega??????????????

    1. Suraj

      aisa kahi describe to nhi kiya hai,, but iski negative marking ho sakti hai;; so try to keep them in the prescribed word limit, 5-10 words chalega idhar udhar

      1. sachin shukla@Target SBI Mains

        okk sir thankuuu
        for ur valuable feedback.))

  2. PHENOMENAL

    10 que me have kyu hoga? Seas mtlb all over world k sea ka level???

  3. dream girl ;;;;/@ :)

    9/10

  4. Marry..

    My mother works; [ present continuous tense should be used or present indefinite ….????????/

    1. Suraj

      yes simple present ;; gave wrong explanation,, edited now

      1. Marry..

        its okk sir g

  5. Marry..

    peruse means===think,,,?????

    1. Suraj

      examine carefully

  6. princess(@@@@)

    5/10 thnx

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