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Quiz - Spotting Errors in English

1) 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


2) No sooner did (a) / the Chairman begin speaking, some (b) / participants started (c) / shouting slogans. (d) / No error (e)
A) No sooner did
B) the Chairman begin speaking, some
C) participants started
D) shouting slogans.
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) 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


5) He was having a bath (a) / when the phone rang. (b) / Very unwillingly he got out of the bath (c) / and went to answer it. (d) No error (e)
A) He was having a bath
B) when the phone rang.
C) Very unwillingly he got out of the bath
D) and went to answer it.
E) No error


6) A large scale exchange of nuclear weapons (a) / will produce unprecedented (b) / amounts of radiation (c) / that can penetrate into the biological tissue. (d) / No error (e)
A) A large scale exchange of nuclear weapons
B) will produce unprecedented
C) amounts of radiation
D) that can penetrate into the biological tissue.
E) No error


7) 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


8) As the party was going (a) / we noticed Mr. Roy fall back (b) / in his chair, (c) / gasping for breath. (d) / No error (e)
A) As the party was going
B) we noticed Mr. Roy fall back
C) in his chair,
D) gasping for breath.
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