Spotting Errors in English for IBPS | Clerk | PO | SO | SSC

Spotting Errors in English

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select ‘No Error’.

Q.1  No sooner did I come out of my home to go to market (1)/ when it started raining heavily (2)/ which drenched me completely. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.2  Unless you don’t obey (1)/ your elders you (2)/ will not succeed in your life. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.3  Hardly had I reached the (1)/ exhibition where I learnt (2)/ about the major robbery. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options: 
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Q.4  No sooner did the sun rise (1)/ when we resumed the journey (2)/ after having a hasty breakfast. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.5 My elder son deals with (1)/ spare parts and manages (2)/ his bread and butter. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

Q.6 Sneha was accused for murder of her husband (1)/ but the court found her (2)/ not guilty and acquitted her. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.7  If you had (1)/ told me earlier (2)/ I will help you. (3)/ No Error (4)  
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.8 Her mother is (1)/ angry and (2)/ indifferent to me. (3)/ No Error (4)  
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Q.9The Tata group owns (1)/ many industries, that are spread (2)/across the globe. (3)/ No Error (4)
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4


Q.10 She has not been (1)/ to the restaurant (2)/ much late. (3)/ No Error (4)

Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4

 

Answer:

1. (2), 2. (1), 3. (2), 4. (2), 5. (1), 6. (1), 7. (3), 8. (2), 9. (2), 10. (3)