COMMON ERRORS


Direction: In the following questions, some parts of 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 (4), i.e. No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I and he
    2. have prepared
    3. the lesson thoroughly.
    4. No error.

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    He and I will replace I and he because It is polite to refer to yourself last. So, we use I at the end.
    Look at the examples given below :
    He and I are walking to school together. Please send an email to my brother and me.

    Correct Option: A

    He and I will replace I and he because It is polite to refer to yourself last. So, we use I at the end.
    Look at the examples given below :
    He and I are walking to school together. Please send an email to my brother and me.


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    1. Across the world
    2. discussions on curing cancer are any longer
    3. just wishful thinking.
    4. No error.

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    are no longer will replace are any longer. no longer can be used in the middle of sentence. any longer is used only at the end of a sentence.
    Look at the examples given below :
    She doesn’t work here any longer (any more). She no longer works here.

    Correct Option: B

    are no longer will replace are any longer. no longer can be used in the middle of sentence. any longer is used only at the end of a sentence.
    Look at the examples given below :
    She doesn’t work here any longer (any more). She no longer works here.



Direction: In the following questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If a sentence is free from error, then your answer is (4), i.e. No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Equator
    2. divides the earth
    3. into two hemispheres.
    4. No error

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    the (Def. Art.) will be used before Equator because–
    the (Def. Art.) is used before points on the Globe (the North Pole, the Greenwich Meridian)

    Correct Option: A

    the (Def. Art.) will be used before Equator because–
    the (Def. Art.) is used before points on the Globe (the North Pole, the Greenwich Meridian)


Direction: In the following questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is No error, then the answer is (4) i.e. No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Get this book
    2. be published
    3. in time.
    4. No error.

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    Let will replace Get because –
    let (Verb) is used for giving instructions. as in –
    Let me have your report by Friday.
    Let him be allowed to go home.
    Hence, Let this book is the right usage

    Correct Option: A

    Let will replace Get because –
    let (Verb) is used for giving instructions. as in –
    Let me have your report by Friday.
    Let him be allowed to go home.
    Hence, Let this book is the right usage



Direction: In the following questions, some 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 your answer. If a sentence is free from errors, your answer is (4) i.e., No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The first task is provided
    2. sufficient arable land
    3. to the dispossessed farmers.
    4. No error

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    to provide/providing will replace provided.
    Hence, The first task is providing/ to provide is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    to provide/providing will replace provided.
    Hence, The first task is providing/ to provide is the right usage.