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Under this section users can play unlimited number of free quiz related to Common Errors in English Sentences. This section contains 50 Common Errors questions previously asked in various competitive examinations such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, BANKS, CDS, NDA, MBA, RAILWAYS, PSC, etc. Under this Test / Quiz, 10 multiple choice questions related to Common Errors in English will be displayed with four options. These questions are selected randomly from our Common Errors in English database. Users will have to select one of the four options given which they think is the correct answer. After attempting all the questions users will have to select Check Result option which will take them to the result page. In the result page users will be shown detailed result such as number of correct and wrong answer along with percentage obtained. It will also show the correct answer to each questions.


Quiz - Spotting Errors in English

1) In despite of his (a) / being a small boy (b) / he offered to (c) / fight the giant. (d) / No error (5)
A) In despite of his
B) being a small boy
C) he offered to
D) fight the giant.
E) No error


2) Now a days the cost of living (a) / is so high that (b) / people find it difficult (c) / to make both ends meeting. (d) / No error (e)
A) Now a days the cost of living
B) is so high that
C) people find it difficult
D) to make both ends meeting.
E) No error


3) No country can long endure (a) / if its foundations (b) / were not laid deep (c) / in the material prosperity. (d) / No error (e)
A) No country can long endure
B) if its foundations
C) were not laid deep
D) in the material prosperity.
E) No error


4) Saroj is not only involved (a) / in organising conferences and seminars (b) / but also in conducting (c) / adult literacy programmes. (d) / No error (e)
A) Saroj is not only involved
B) in organising conferences and seminars
C) but also in conducting
D) adult literacy programmes.
E) No error


5) The club members are (a) / socially responsible and (b) / take part in (c) / variety volunteering activities.
A) The club members are
B) socially responsible and
C) take part in
D) variety volunteering activities.
E) No error


6) Had I come (a) / to know about (b) / his difficulties (c) / I would have certainly helped. (d) / No error (e)
A) Had I come
B) to know about
C) his difficulties
D) I would have certainly helped.
E) No error


7) The director prefers (a) / your plan than (b) / that given by (c) / the other members of the committee. (d) / No error (e)
A) The director prefers
B) your plan than
C) that given by
D) the other members of the committee.
E) No error


8) Celebrities showed their childlike side (a) / yesterday, as most of them turn up wearing (b) / cartoon T-shirts for the screening of (c) / the latest animated film in town. (d) / No error (e)
A) Celebrities showed their childlike side
B) yesterday, as most of them turn up wearing
C) cartoon T-shirts for the screening of
D) the latest animated film in town.
E) No error


9) The reason we have not (a) / been able to pay income tax (b) / is due to fact (c) / that we did not receive pay on time. (d) / No error (e)
A) The reason we have not
B) been able to pay income tax
C) is due to fact
D) that we did not receive pay on time.
E) No error


10) On a holiday (a) / Ram prefers reading (b) / than going out (c) / visiting friends. (d) / No error (e)
A) On a holiday
B) Ram prefers reading
C) than going out
D) visiting friends.
E) No error