COMMON ERRORS


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. The number of that part is your answer. If a sentence is free from error, then your answer is (4) i.e. No error.

  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. For testing
    2. the new microphone,
    3. I tried to record my voice.
    4. No error

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    To show purpose, an infinitive should be used. Hence, To test is the right usage.

    Correct Option: A

    To show purpose, an infinitive should be used. Hence, To test is the right usage.


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I enjoy jogging
    2. and I enjoy
    3. playing the piano.
    4. No error

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    Here, use of I enjoy (repetition) is superfluous. Hence, I enjoy jogging and playing the piano is the right usage

    Correct Option: B

    Here, use of I enjoy (repetition) is superfluous. Hence, I enjoy jogging and playing the piano is the right usage



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. I saw
    2. two deers
    3. in the woods.
    4. No error

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    The plural of deer is deer. Hence, two deer is the right usage

    Correct Option: B

    The plural of deer is deer. Hence, two deer is the right usage


  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. They decided
    2. to consult
    3. a marriage guidance counsellor.
    4. No error

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    No error

    Correct Option: D

    No error



  1. Solve the question according to given instruction
    1. People have
    2. different ideas about
    3. what makes a good holiday.
    4. No error

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    No error

    Correct Option: D

    No error