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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) 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


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) I am sure that (a) / neither the house (b) / nor its contents (c) / is for sale. (d) / No error (e)
A) I am sure that
B) neither the house
C) nor its contents
D) is for sale.
E) No error


4) If I was you (a) / I would not (b) / have committed (c) / this blunder. (d) / No error (e)
A) If I was you
B) I would not
C) have committed
D) this blunder.
E) No error


5) 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


6) We were happy that (a) / the audience responded well (b) / and gave all the speakers (c) / a patiently listening. (d) / No error (e)
A) We were happy that
B) the audience responded well
C) and gave all the speakers
D) a patiently listening.
E) No error


7) It is the duty of (a) / every right thinking citizen (b) / to try to make the whole world (c) / a happier place to live. (d) / No error (e)
A) It is the duty of
B) every right thinking citizen
C) to try to make the whole world
D) a happier place to live.
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) On Sunday night, (a) / a rare astronomical phenomenon will have produce (b) / a moon that will appear slightly bigger (c) / than usual and have a reddish hue. (d) / No error (e)
A) On Sunday night,
B) a rare astronomical phenomenon will have produce
C) a moon that will appear slightly bigger
D) than usual and have a reddish hue.
E) No error


10) Lakshmi was sent away (a) / from her home because (b) / she spend most of the time (c) / in the company of holy men. (d) / No error (e)
A) Lakshmi was sent away
B) from her home because
C) she spend most of the time
D) in the company of holy men.
E) No error