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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) 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


3) 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


4) 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


5) 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


6) One of the security men (a) / rushed forward and asked (b) / me whether I had (c) / anything objectionable. (d) / No error (e)
A) One of the security men
B) rushed forward and asked
C) me whether I had
D) anything objectionable.
E) No error


7) 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


8) 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


9) We are now (a) / reliably learnt that (b) / he was involved (c) / in the bank robbery. (d) / No error (e)
A) We are now
B) reliably learnt that
C) he was involved
D) in the bank robbery.
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