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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) My sister and myself (a) / are pleased (b) / to accept (c) / your invitation to dinner. (d) / No error (e) [SSC Cabinet Secretariat Exam 2013]
A) My sister and myself
B) are pleased
C) to accept
D) your invitation to dinner.
E) No error


2) 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


3) They never thought (a) / that Joshi is the (b) / oldest than the other (c) / Professors in the Faculty. (d) / No error (e)
A) They never thought
B) that Joshi is the
C) oldest than the other
D) Professors in the Faculty
E) No error


4) The pledges that countries (a) / are making to battle climate change (b) / will still result in the world (c) / heating up by more than 6 degree celsius. (d) / No error (e)
A) The pledges that countries
B) are making to battle climate change
C) will still result in the world
D) heating up by more than 6 degree celsius.
E) No error (e)


5) Karnavati is (a) / one of the leading (b) / business centres (c) / in our state. (d) / No error (e)
A) Karnavati is
B) one of the leading
C) business centres
D) in our state.
E) No error


6) Neither the earthquake (a) / nor the subsequent fire (b) / was able to dampen (c) / the spirit of the residents. (d) / No error (e)
A) Neither the earthquake
B) nor the subsequent fire
C) was able to dampen
D) the spirit of the residents.
E) No error


7) Videogames may not (a) / necessarily adversely affect (b) / the academic results in children (c) / contrary to most parent's perception. (d) / No error (e)
A) Videogames may not
B) necessarily adversely affect
C) the academic results in children
D) contrary to most parent's perception.
E) No error


8) 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


9) When it come to helping (a) / one another, it turns out (b) / that some fish are better (c) / at it than previously thought. (d) / No error (e)
A) When it come to helping
B) one another, it turns out
C) that some fish are better
D) at it than previously thought.
E) No error


10) 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