COMMON ERRORS


Direction: In the following questions, one part of the sentence may have an error. Find out which part of the sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If the sentence is free from error, choose the “No error” option.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The Management Committee
    2. was divided
    3. in their opinion.
    4. No error

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    According to their in the term in their opinion, plural verb i.e. were divided ...... should be used.

    Correct Option: B

    According to their in the term in their opinion, plural verb i.e. were divided ...... should be used.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. It is not
    2. such a pretty place
    3. that I had expected.
    4. No error

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    Here Past Simple i.e. that I expected ..... should be used.

    Correct Option: C

    Here Past Simple i.e. that I expected ..... should be used.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. My heart
    2. is so full
    3. for words.
    4. No error

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    My heart is too full for words = My heart is so full that I am out of words. Too is used before adjectives and adverbs to say that something is more than is good, necessary etc.

    Correct Option: B

    My heart is too full for words = My heart is so full that I am out of words. Too is used before adjectives and adverbs to say that something is more than is good, necessary etc.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I was shocked
    2. to see how much my grandmother had aged
    3. since the last time we visited her.
    4. No error

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    No Error

    Correct Option: D

    No Error



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I saw his
    2. unbelievably really quite
    3. delightful cottage.
    4. No error

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    It is an error of triple adverbs. Hence, unbelievable and really/really unbelievable and quite ...... should be used here.

    Correct Option: B

    It is an error of triple adverbs. Hence, unbelievable and really/really unbelievable and quite ...... should be used here.