Exercise 2

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 'D'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

Question 1 :

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A). In these days of inflation
B). a ten rupee's note will not buy you
C). even an ordinary meal.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

a ten rupee note will not buy you


Question 2 :

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A). He persisted
B). to do it
C). in spite of my advice
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

in doing it


Question 3 :

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A). The long-awaited moment at last came,
B). and we set out for the station
C). as merry a band of children as I have ever seen before or since.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

as merry a band of children as I have ever seen since or before


Question 4 :

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A). Our conception of
B). what should a science of mental life be
C). has changed considerably since James' time.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

what a science of mental life should be


Question 5 :

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A). He is not coming tomorrow
B). as he is having a pain in the chest
C). and has to see a doctor.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

'and he has to see a doctor'