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.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Considering the
    2. gravity of the problems
    3. an early reply has expected.
    4. No error

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    As the sense suggests, Passive of Present Simple i.e. an early reply is expected is the right usage.

    Correct Option: C

    As the sense suggests, Passive of Present Simple i.e. an early reply is expected is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The building collapsed
    2. at the afternoon
    3. at about 4 O’clock.
    4. No error

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    Here, in the afternoon is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    Here, in the afternoon is the right usage.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. They are coming
    2. straight to
    3. our direction.
    4. No error

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    Here, straight in is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    Here, straight in is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. According to scientists
    2. , there are a lot of
    3. answers about it.
    4. No error

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    It is Preposition related error. Look at the sentence : l I can’t easily give an answer to the question. Hence, answers/solutions to it is the right usage.

    Correct Option: C

    It is Preposition related error. Look at the sentence : l I can’t easily give an answer to the question. Hence, answers/solutions to it is the right usage.



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. If a sentence is free from errors, your answer is No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. He is having an attack
    2. of fever everyday
    3. for the last few days.
    4. No error

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    Here, He has an attack is the right usage. Have shouldnot be used in the Progressive Tenses.

    Correct Option: A

    Here, He has an attack is the right usage. Have shouldnot be used in the Progressive Tenses.