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. If the sentence is free from error, choose the No error option

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. When Albert stayed at the African jungle
    2. he chose to put up with many inconveniences such as
    3. wild animals and poisonous insects.
    4. No error

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    It is a Preposition related error. Hence, When Albert stayed in an African jungle is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    It is a Preposition related error. Hence, When Albert stayed in an African jungle is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I think so
    2. you have taken
    3. the right decision.
    4. No error

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    Here, Connective-that i.e., I think that or no Connective I think is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    Here, Connective-that i.e., I think that or no Connective I think is the right usage.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Today people is ignorant
    2. of the things that
    3. are happening around them.
    4. No error

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    People is a Plural Subject. Hence,Today people are (Plural Verb) ignorant is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    People is a Plural Subject. Hence,Today people are (Plural Verb) ignorant is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Mother-in-laws
    2. are
    3. a nuisance.
    4. No error

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    Mother-in-law (Singular) ⇒ mothers-in-law (Plural). Hence, Mothers-in-law is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    Mother-in-law (Singular) ⇒ mothers-in-law (Plural). Hence, Mothers-in-law is the right usage.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Millions of Jews lost
    2. their kith and kin
    3. in Hitler concentration camps.
    4. No error

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    (1) concentration Camp : a type of prison where political prisoners etc. are kept in extremely bad condition : a Nazi concentration camp. Hence, Hitler’s (Possessive) is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    (1) concentration Camp : a type of prison where political prisoners etc. are kept in extremely bad condition : a Nazi concentration camp. Hence, Hitler’s (Possessive) is the right usage.