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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) If I would have realised (a) / what a bad shape our library is in (b) / I would have done something (c) / to arrest the deterioration. (d) / No error (e)
A) If I would have realised
B) what a bad shape our library is in
C) I would have done something
D) to arrest the deterioration.
E) No error


2) The number of people (a) / applying were so large (b) / that the college had to (c) / stop issuing application forms. (d) / No error (e)
A) The number of people
B) applying were so large
C) that the college had to
D) stop issuing application forms.
E) No error


3) The panel appointed by (a) / the government has recommended (b) / the removal of these ambiguity (c) / in the draft of the taxation law. (d) / No error (e)
A) The panel appointed by
B) the government has recommended
C) the removal of these ambiguity
D) in the draft of the taxation law.
E) No error


4) 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


5) The Committee Chief warned the party members (a) / that if they persist (b) / in their obstructionist attitude (c) / they would be suspended. (d) / No error (e)
A) The Committee Chief warned the party members
B) that if they persist
C) in their obstructionist attitude
D) they would be suspended.
E) No error


6) The majority of the (a) / computer professionals recommends (b) / that effective measures (c) / should be taken against software piracy. (d) / No error (e)
A) The majority of the
B) computer professionals recommends
C) that effective measures
D) should be taken against software piracy.
E) No error


7) Not only the judges acquitted (a) / him of all the charges (b) / levelled against him, but (c) / also commended all his actions. (d) / No error (e)
A) Not only the judges acquitted
B) him of all the charges
C) levelled against him, but
D) also commended all his actions.
E) No error


8) There are several ways (a) / of investing money prudently (b) / and making substantial profit (c) / from the investments. (d) / No error (e)
A) There are several ways
B) of investing money prudently
C) and making substantial profit
D) from the investments.
E) No error


9) He received timely support (a) / from his elder brother (b) / who is working abroad (c) / for the last six years. (d) / No error (e)
A) He received timely support
B) from his elder brother
C) who is working abroad
D) for the last six years.
E) No error


10) I have been travelling by local trains (a) / since last several years (b) / but have never experienced (c) / such a horrible situation as this. (d) / No error (e)
A) I have been travelling by local trains
B) since last several years
C) but have never experienced
D) such a horrible situation as this.
E) No error