Exercise 11

Instructions to Solve
Read the each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 'E'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

Question 16 :

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A). Foolishly Rajani opened
B). the cooker when
C). it was full steam
D). and burnt her hands.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

it was still steaming


Question 17 :

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A). The book is making
B). waves and the sale
C). is quite brisk in
D). all major cities.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

is very brisk in


Question 18 :

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A). No sooner did
B). the chairman begin speaking
C). some participants started
D). shouting slogans.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

than some participants started


Question 19 :

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A). Scarcely had
B). he gone
C). when a policeman
D). knocked at the door.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option E

Question 20 :

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A). He fixed a metal ladder
B). for the wall below his window
C). so as to be able to
D). escape if there was a fire.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option B

Explanation :

to the wall below his window