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. My brother
    2. along with his friends
    3. are going on a tour.
    4. No error

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    Here, Subject is Singular-My brother, not his friends (Plural). Hence, Singular Verb i.e. is going on a tour is the right usage.

    Correct Option: C

    Here, Subject is Singular-My brother, not his friends (Plural). Hence, Singular Verb i.e. is going on a tour is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. We must go
    2. and congratulate him for
    3. his brilliant success.
    4. No error

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    It is a Preposition related error. Hence, and congratulate him on is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    It is a Preposition related error. Hence, and congratulate him on is the right usage.



Direction: In the following question, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and choose the appropriate option. If the sentence is free from error, choose ‘No error’.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. The angry bird flap
    2. her wings, flies a short
    3. distance and returns.
    4. No error

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    Here,Subject (The angry bird) is Singular. Hence, Singular Verb i.e. The angry bird flaps is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    Here,Subject (The angry bird) is Singular. Hence, Singular Verb i.e. The angry bird flaps is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. Science and technology and
    2. their fallouts do not
    3. complete human culture.
    4. No error

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    Science and technology is a Compound Subject. Hence its fallouts do not is the right usage.

    Correct Option: B

    Science and technology is a Compound Subject. Hence its fallouts do not is the right usage.



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. He had already sent me message
    2. that his arrival
    3. was scheduled for Thursday.
    4. No error

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    Here, Indefinite Article i.e.He had already sent me a message is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    Here, Indefinite Article i.e.He had already sent me a message is the right usage.