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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) 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


2) 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


3) Yound children should not sit close (a) / to the TV set (b) / as it affects (c) / on their eyes. (d) / No error (e)
A) Yound children should not sit close
B) to the TV set
C) as it affects
D) on their eyes.
E) No error


4) On account of the falling in (a) / its revenue and profitability (b) / the company has received (c) / a lower credit rating this year. (d) / No error (e)
A) On account of the falling in
B) its revenue and profitability
C) the company has received
D) a lower credit rating this year.
E) No error


5) The ruling party stood (a) / for implementation of the Bill (b) / and was ready to stake (c) / their political existence. (d) / No error (e)
A) The ruling party stood
B) for implementation of the Bill
C) and was ready to stake
D) their political existence.
E) No error


6) 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


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) 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


9) Such manufacturing plants will (a) / generated employment for (b) / over 1,000 skilled professionals (3) / over the next five years. (d) / No errors (e)
A) Such manufacturing plants will
B) generated employment for
C) over 1,000 skilled professionals
D) over the next five years.
E) No error


10) Rohan was leading (a) / a happy and leisurely (b) / life after his retirement (c) / from service. (d) / No error (e)
A) Rohan was leading
B) a happy and leisurely
C) life after his retirement
D) from service.
E) No error