Home » Verbal Ability » COMMON ERRORS » Question

Direction: In the following questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is the answer. If a sentence is free from error, your answer is No error.

  1. The thief did not know that there was a dog laying under the table.
    1. that there was a dog
    2. laying under the table
    3. No error
    4. The thief did not know
Correct Option: B

Here, lying under the table is the right usage. lie (V.) : to be or remain in a flat position on a surface (1) lie⇒lay (Past)⇒lain (Past Participle)⇒ lying (ing form)


Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.