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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) 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


2) 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


3) The club members are (a) / socially responsible and (b) / take part in (c) / variety volunteering activities.
A) The club members are
B) socially responsible and
C) take part in
D) variety volunteering activities.
E) No error


4) He was fascinated by insects (a) / and the more he studied (b) / their habits (c) / greater was his fascination. (d) / No error (e)
A) He was fascinated by insects
B) and the more he studied
C) their habits
D) greater was his fascination.
E) No error


5) 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


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) If I would have realised (a) / what a bad shape our library is in (b) / I would have done something (c) / to arrest the deterioration. (d) / No error (e)
A) If I would have realised
B) what a bad shape our library is in
C) I would have done something
D) to arrest the deterioration.
E) No error


8) By all standards (a) he is a best soldier (b) / our military school (c) / has produced so far. (d) / No error (e)
A) By all standards
B) he is a best soldier
C) our military school
D) has produced so far.
E) No error


9) The detective says that (a) / there is no chance for (b) / finding the person (c) / who wrote these letters. (d) / No error (e)
A) The detective says that
B) there is no chance for
C) finding the person
D) who wrote these letters.
E) No error


10) 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