Which Part of the Sentence has an Error and Blacked the Circle :

Directions: In the following Twenty questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and blacked the circle [•] corresponding to the appropriate correct options. If a sentence is free from errors, blacked the circle corresponding to “No error” in the Answer Sheet.

  1. The article suggests that when a person is under unusual stress you should be especially careful to eat a well-balanced diet.
    (a) you should be especially careful
    (b) to eat a well-balanced diet
    (c) No error
    (d) The article suggests that when a person is under unusual stress
  2. In twenty wrecks five lives were fortunately lost.
    (a) five lives were                                        (c) In twenty wrecks
    (b) fortunately lost                                      (d) No error
  3. The results of the survey were fairly
    (a) of the survey were                                 (c) The results
    (b) fairly disappointing.                             (d) No error
  4. I meant to repair the radio but hadn’t time to do it today.
    (a) I meant to repair the radio                 (c) No error
    (b) to do it today                                         (d) but hadn’t time
  5. Riches are uncertain things, and the fame that power give or is won by foul means is asshortlived as the dewdrop.
    (a) Riches are uncertain things, and the fame
    (b) that power give or is won by foul means
    (c) No error
    (d) that power give or is won by foul means
  6. Do you think you could lend me good pair of gloves to wear to the wedding?
    (a) to wear to the wedding?                     (c) good pair of gloves
    (b) No error                                                (d) Do you think you could lend me
  7. We received much help from the neighbors.
    (a) We received     (b) No error         (c) from the neighbors.        (d) much help
  8. As per the invitation card Rahim marries with Sayra on 13th December, Monday.
    (a) No error                                              (c) Rahim marries with Sayra
    (b) As per the invitation card               (d) On 13th December, Monday.
  9. Some members of the committee were opposed to use the club member’s money to redecorate the meetng hall.
    (a) the club members’ money to redecorate the meeting hall.
    (b) were opposed to used
    (c) No error
    (d) Some members of the committee
  10. Did you hear many news about the political situation while you were in that country?
    (a) many news
    (b) No error
    (c) Did you hear
    (d) about the political situation while you were you in that country
  11. This book is different than that.
    (a) is different             (b) No error           (c) that that                  (d) This book
  12. There be a long queue for entry into the exhibition ground.
    (a) No error                                                       (c) for entry into
    (b) There be a long queue                              (d) the exhibition ground
  13. I forbid you not to go there again.
    (a) there again          (b) No error           (c) I forbid you              (d) not to go
  14. The doctor asked him patient to regularly take his medicine.
    (a) The doctor                                                (c) to regularly take his medicine
    (b) asked his patient                                     (d) No error
  15. Let us vie to one another in doing good.
    (a) to one another                                          (c) in doing good.
    (b) No error                                                     (d) Let us vie
  16. Thanks to an insight and persistence of the local doctor, hundreds of victims have been able to resume normal life.
    (a) hundreds of victims have been able to resume normal life.
    (b) No error
    (c) Thanks to an insight
    (d) and persistence of the local doctor,
  17. The heavy-weight fighter was knocking out in one punch.
    (a) was knocking out                                      (c) No error
    (b) in one punch.                                             (d) The heavy-weight fighter
  18. Until you are in the habit of putting off things you cannot ensure yourself of a good future.
    (a) Until you are in                             (c) the habit of putting of things
    (b) No error                                          (d) you cannot ensure yourself of a good future
  19. He looked upon me eye to eye for a few moments before he spoke.
    (a) before he spoke.                            (c) Eye to eye for a few moments
    (b) He looked upon me                      (d) No error
  20. I was convinced that the only thing I wanted to do ever, is to write novels.
    (a) I was convinced that                     (c) the only thing I wanted to do
    (b) ever, is to write novels.                (d) No error
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 27th October 2015 in English.
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    1. Answer: (a) You should be carefully

    2. Answer: (b) fortunately lost
    3. Answer:  (b) fairly disappointing
    4. Answer: (d) but hadn’t time
    5. Answer: (c) that power give or is won y foul means
    6. Answer: (c) good pair of gloves

    7. Answer: (b) no error
    8. Answer:  (c) Rahim marries with Sayra
    9. Answer:  (c) were opposed to use
    10. Answer: (a) many news
    11. Answer: (c) than that
    12. Answer: (b) There be a long queue
    13. Answer: (d) not to go
    14. Answer: (c) to regularly take this medicine
    15. Answer: (a) to one another
    16. Answer: (c) thanks to an insight
    17. Answer: (a) was knocking out
    18. Answer: Until you are in
    19. Answer: (b) He looked upon me
    20. Answer: (b) ever, is to write novels
    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 28th October 2015.
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