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SSC English Free Practice Set: Spotting Errors (Set-4)

Nov 6, 2017 17:59 IST
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    In all SSC exams, approximately 2-3 questions are framed. The Questions out of Spotting errors is very easy and straightforward. They do not require much effort and expertise. You should have a basic knowledge of English language & grammar.

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    In this article, we have presented a range of 20 questions of Spotting errors with answers. Attempt all of them-

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    Directions: In each questions read each sentence to find out the whether there is any error in it. The error if any will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. Ignore the errors of punctuations if any.

    Q1. I may not be able (1)/ to attend (2) / to the function (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) I may not be able

    (b) to attend

    (c) to the function

    (d)No error

    Q2. He is (1)/ residing here (2)/ since 1983 / No error (4)

    (a) He is

    (b) residing here

    (c) since I 983

    (d)No error

    Q3. At his return (1)/ we asked him(2)/ many questions (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) At his return

    (b) we asked him

    (c) many questions

    (d)No error

    Q4. The chief guest (1) / entered into(2)/ the room (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) The chief guest

    (b) entered into

    (c) the room

    (d)No error

    Q5. She is (1)/ very angry (2)/ on him (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) She is

    (b) very angry

    (c) on him

    (d)No error

    Q6. When Anand reached the village(1)/ he found that (2) / reports about him preceded him (3) / No error (4)

    (a) When Anand reached the village

    (b) he found that

    (c) reports about him preceded him

    (d)No error

    Q7. Our success or our failure (1) / largely depend (2) / upon our actions (3) / No error (4)

    (a) Our success or our failure

    (b) largely depend

    (c) upon our actions

    (d)No error

    Q8. The poor man (1) / poisoned him(2)/ and his own children(3) / No error (4)

    (a) The poor man

    (b) poisoned him

    (c) and his own children

    (d)No error

    Q9. It was in 2006 (1) / that we first flew (2) / to the United States(3)/ No error (4)

    (a) It was in 2006

    (b) that we first flew

    (c) to the United States

    (d)No error

    Q10. The children s dog (1) / slept quietly (2) / in their uncle s house (3) / No error (4)

    (a) The children s dog

    (b) slept quietly

    (c) in their uncle s house

    (d)No error

    Q11. She is one of the (1)/ best mothers (2) / that has ever lived (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) She is one of the

    (b) best mothers

    (c) that has ever lived

    (d)No error

    Q12. John I and Hari (1)/ have finished (2)/ our studies (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) John I and Hari

    (b) have finished

    (c) our studies

    (d)No error

    Q13. Neither the mouse (1)/ nor the lion (2)/ were caught (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) Neither the mouse

    (b) nor the lion

    (c) were caught

    (d)No error

    Q14. After you will returns (1)/ from New Delhi (2)/ I will meet you(3)/ No error (4)

    (a) After you will returns

    (b) from New Delhi

    (c) I will meet you

    (d)No error

    Q15. When I was young (1)/ I used to collect stamps (2)/ as a hobby (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) When I was young

    (b) I used to collect stamps

    (c) as a hobby

    (d)No error

    Q16. Pacific Ocean is (1) / the deepest ocean (2)/ in the world (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) Pacific Ocean is

    (b) the deepest ocean

    (c) in the world

    (d)No error

    Q17. You will come (1) / to my sister s wedding tomorrow (2)/ isn’t it? (3)/No error (4)

    (a) You will come

    (b) to my sister s wedding tomorrow

    (c) isn’t it?

    (d)No error

    Q18. I am (1) / yours (2)/ affectionate son(3)/ No error (4)

    (a) I am

    (b) your s

    (c) affectionate son

    (d)No error

    Q19. Beside Hindi (1) / she knew (2)/ Bengali well (3)/ No error (4)

    (a) Beside Hindi

    (b) she knew

    (c) Bengali well

    (d)No error

    Q20. He walks (1) / as if the earth (2)/ belonged to him (3) / No error (4)

    (a) He walks

    (b) as if the earth

    (c) belonged to him

    (d)No error

    Answer Key

    1

    c

    11

    c

    2

    a

    12

    a

    3

    a

    13

    c

    4

    b

    14

    a

    5

    c

    15

    d

    6

    c

    16

    a

    7

    b

    17

    c

    8

    b

    18

    b

    9

    b

    19

    a

    10

    d

    20

    d

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