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. In India, hill stations
    2. usually have
    3. beautiful sceneries.
    4. No error

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    Plural of scenery is scenery. scenery : the natural features of an area. Hence, beautiful scenery is the right usage

    Correct Option: B

    Plural of scenery is scenery. scenery : the natural features of an area. Hence, beautiful scenery is the right usage


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Had the plane not been delayed,
    2. I will reach here
    3. in time for the function.
    4. No error

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    Correct Option: B



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The children
    2. laughed at
    3. the clown.
    4. No error

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    No error

    Correct Option: D

    No error


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. One must learn
    2. to distinguish
    3. good from bad.
    4. No error

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    No error Look at the examples given below : At what age are children able to distinguish between right and wrong ? It was hard to distinguish one twin from the other. Both sentences are correct. It is better to use between good and bad

    Correct Option: D

    No error Look at the examples given below : At what age are children able to distinguish between right and wrong ? It was hard to distinguish one twin from the other. Both sentences are correct. It is better to use between good and bad



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I worked
    2. as medical representative
    3. for eight months.
    4. No error

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    a (Indef. Art.) will be used before medical representative Hence, a medical representative is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    a (Indef. Art.) will be used before medical representative Hence, a medical representative is the right usage.