SBI PO PRELIMS 2017 : Spotting Error Quiz – Set-3

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Q.Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (E).

1. The youth (A)/ did not dare (B)/ to venture with the sea (C)/ as it was a high tide. (D)/ No error. (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

2.A young sales manager (A)/ who is about to resign his job (B)/ despite his success (C)/ in the organization. (D)/ No error (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

3.The difference between successful person (A)/ and others is not (B)/ a lack of knowledge (C)/ but a lack of will. (D)/ No error (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

4.After my interview (A)/ by the selection panel (B)/ I was waiting for a response (C)/ but they did not revert back. (D)/ No error (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

5.The teacher uses anecdotes (A)/ to help her students (B)/ relate better (C)/ to the subjects being taught in the class. (D)/ No error. (E)

A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

6.The celebrations continued (A)/ through the evening as more (B)/ and more friends joined (C)/ in the fun and frolic. (D)/ No error. (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

7.The Actress believes in (A)/ being fit and feels that there (B)/ are too much hype around size zero (C)/ in the entertainment world. (D)/ No error (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

8.While the actress wins fans for (A)/ herself on screen fireworks it’s her (B)/ down to earth
attitude and easy going manner (C)/ that wins her friends. (D)/ No error. (E)

A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

9.Even though the exchange attract (A)/ the attention of all those present at (B)/ the police
station, the Inspector continued (C)/ his tirade against the girls. (D)/ No error (E)

A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E

10.The Marked continues to be positive (A)/ and in the next quarter we expected (B)/ the trend to continue with (C)/ the faith of investors. (D)/ No error (E)
A. A
B. B
C. C
D. D
E. E


Correct Answer

  1. C.Substitute ‘into’ in place of ‘with’.
  2. B. ‘Remove ‘who’ from the sentence.
  3. A. Use article ‘a’ before ‘successful person’ because person is a countable noun and ‘successful
    persons’ can also be used to make the sentence correct.
  4. D. Remove ‘back’ after ‘revert’.
  5. E. No error
  6. E. No error
  7. C. Substitute ‘is’ in place of ‘are’.
  8. D. Use ‘win’ in place of ‘wins’.
  9. A. Substitute ‘attracted’ in place of ‘attract’.
  10. B. Substitute ‘expect’ in place of ‘expected’.

 



       

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