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 King Juan Carlos of Spain
    2. arrived in London today
    3. for a three-day visit.
    4. No error

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    The structure of subject will be : Juan Carlos, the king of Spain.

    Correct Option: A

    The structure of subject will be : Juan Carlos, the king of Spain.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The boy
    2. which money
    3. was lost felt sorry.
    4. No error

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    Whose is used to say which person or thing you mean. Look at the sentence : He is a man whose opinion I respect. Which is used to be exact about the thing you mean. Look at the sentence : Houses which overlook the lake cost more. Hence, whose money .... should be used.

    Correct Option: B

    Whose is used to say which person or thing you mean. Look at the sentence : He is a man whose opinion I respect. Which is used to be exact about the thing you mean. Look at the sentence : Houses which overlook the lake cost more. Hence, whose money .... should be used.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The man is
    2. the most tallest
    3. of the group.
    4. No error

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    It is double superlatives related error. Hence, the tallest .... should be used here.

    Correct Option: B

    It is double superlatives related error. Hence, the tallest .... should be used here.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. She does not listen to me
    2. because she is
    3. senior than me.
    4. No error

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    It is a preposition related error. Hence, senior to me .... should be used.

    Correct Option: C

    It is a preposition related error. Hence, senior to me .... should be used.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. His appearance bears
    2. a striking resemblance
    3. to your cousin.
    4. No error

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    No Error

    Correct Option: D

    No Error