COMMON ERRORS


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 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. One of the boys
    2. who always give the correct answer
    3. is Samuel.
    4. No error.

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    One of is followed by Plural Noun and Singular Verb Hence, who always gives the correct answer is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    One of is followed by Plural Noun and Singular Verb Hence, who always gives the correct answer is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Knowledge and wisdom makes
    2. an individual truly complete
    3. and self-assured.
    4. No error.

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    Knowledge and wisdom is a Plural Subject. Hence, knowledge and wisdom make (plural) is the right usage

    Correct Option: A

    Knowledge and wisdom is a Plural Subject. Hence, knowledge and wisdom make (plural) is the right usage



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Our football team
    2. comprises of
    3. eleven skilled players.
    4. No error.

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    comprise : be comprised of; consist of Look at the examples given below : The collection comprises 347 paintings. The committee is comprised of five representatives. Hence, comprises will replace comprises of

    Correct Option: B

    comprise : be comprised of; consist of Look at the examples given below : The collection comprises 347 paintings. The committee is comprised of five representatives. Hence, comprises will replace comprises of


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Many a man
    2. have come to India from Bangladesh
    3. to live here permanently.
    4. No error.

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    Many a/an + Noun and More than one + Noun are always followed by a Singular Verb. Hence,has come to India is the right usage

    Correct Option: B

    Many a/an + Noun and More than one + Noun are always followed by a Singular Verb. Hence,has come to India is the right usage



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. He walks
    2. as if the earth
    3. belonged to him.
    4. No error

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    No error

    Correct Option: D

    No error