English Grammar Quiz : Spotting the Error Quiz

Spotting The Error Quiz

One part of the Sentence contains Error. Find the Part which has error in the below sentences. If there is no error then mark d.

  1. a) He was so inquisitive/ (b) that he rose many/ (c) questions in the class ./ (d) No error.
  2. (a) He was borne of poor parents,/ (b) but brought up/ (c) in an affluent family./ (d) No error.
  3. (a) The university was/ (b) found in 1950/ (c) when India was not self dependent in many aspects./ (d) No error.
  4. (a) I complaint against him/ (b) as in spite of my repeated warnings/ (c) he failed to mend his ways./ (d) No error.
  5. (a) Failure must not have/ (b) permanent affect on a person/ (c)because only the tough survives./ (d) No error.
  6. (a) I keep my cool/ (b) and never loose my temper/ (c) even when provoked/ (d) No error.
  7. (a) He lied on the grass/ (b) for hours/ (c) enjoying the cool breeze./ (d) No error.
  8. (a) During the rainy season/ (b) many rivers overflew their banks/ (c) and caused great difficulty./ (d) No error.
  9. (a) He lay his luggage/ (b) aside and lay down/ (c) to rest for a while ./ (d) No error.
  10. (a) When calamity fell the village,/ (b) they faced it/ (c) bravely./ (d) No error.
  11. (a) The assassin was convicted/ (b) and ordered to/ (c) be hung./ (d) No error.
  12. (a) If I leave now,/ (b) I will not be able to/ (c) return back before 9 p.m ./ (d) No error.
  13. (a) When the company offered him a purse on his retirement/ (b) he refused to/ (c) agree it ./ (d) No error.
  14. (a) The timid creature was driven/ (b) into a narrow lane/ (c) where it was slewed by the kidnapper./ (d) No error.
  15. (a) Being implicated in a murder case,/ (b) he was conclusively suspected/ (c) for all the unsovled murder cases./ (d) No error.
  16. (a) My brother thinks/ (b) that somebody must have dared/ (c) him steal the scooter./ (d) No error.
  17. (a) When I was young,/ (b) I can run/ (c) faster than Mohan./ (d) No error.
  18. (a) Harish needs not/ (b) come here/ (c) as it is getting dark./ (d) No error.
  19. (a) He dare/ (b) not to/ (c) go there/ (d) No error.
  20. (a) I use to/ (b) play Hockey/ (c) when I was ten year old./ (d) No error.
  21. (a) A soldier/ (b) could fight/ (c) for his country and save his country’s honour./ (d)No error.
  22. (a) I would rather/ (b) die/ (c) then beg./ (d) No error.
  23. (a) Run fast/ (b) lest you/ (c) will miss the train/ (d) No error.
  24. (a) He hoped/ (b) that he will/ (c) pass the exam with flying colours./ (d) No error.
  25. (a) You need to work hard/ (b) but you need not/ (c) to waste time on unimportant lessons/ (d) No error.
  26. (a) She would broke/ (b) a plate every day/ (c) when she came to Delhi last month./(d) No error.
  27. (a) The old lady/ (b) prayed that he/ (c) may live long./ (d) No error.
  28. (a) Rama must not to/ (b) have treated his mistress/ (c) like that./ (d) No error.
  29. (a) Waste material/ (b) should be recycle/ (c) if possible/ (d) No error.
  30. (a) The Government cannot/ (b) be able to contain/ (c) Encephalitis by spending
  31. just 1% of GDP on Health sector./ (d) No error.
  32. (a) The police think/ (b) that he may be there/ (c) yesterday at the scene of crime./ (d) No error.
  33. (a) “He may live long”/ (b) his sad mother/ (c) prayed./ (d) No error.
  34. (a) He returned the purse/ (b) though he could keep/ (c) it very easily./ (d) No error.
  35. (a) When you were young/ (b) you ought to learn/ (c) good habits./ (d) No error.
  36. (a) If you get good marks/ (b) I shall happy/ (c) as much as you./ (d) No error.
  37. (a) We ought to/ (b) honest/ (c) in our dealings./ (d) No error.
  38. (a) It is very cold here/ (b) I should bring/ (c) my woolen clothes but I didn’t./ (d) No error.
  39. (a) Are you/ (b) used to get/ (c) up early./ (d) No error.
  40. (a) Our knowledge of history does not come to our help/ (b) and sometimes we even fail to remember/ (c) who invented America./ (d) No error.
  41. (a) I think/ (b) the news/ (c) might true./ (d) No error.
  42. (a) Very soon/ (b) I realised/ (c) that he is at fault/ (d) No error.
  43. (a) He remembered/ (b) that his visa/ (c) will be expired in a month/ (d) No error.
  44. (a) I wasn’t/ (b) at the last meeting and/ (c) neither was you/ (d) No error.
  45. (a) In any case no disciplinary action/ (b) are required/ (c) to be taken/ (d) No error.
  46. (a) The capital of Yemen/ (b) is situating/ (c) 2190 metres above the sea level/ (d) No error.
  47. (a) Owing to the heavy rains,/ (b) the ship drowned/ (c) in the middle of the ocean./ (d) No error.
  48. (a) If your jogging clothes/ (b) were not made of/ (c) permeable fabric you will drown/(d) in your sweat.

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