Exercise 5

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). With little patience
B). you will be able to
C). cross this hurdle
D). No error.
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

with a little patience


Question 2 :

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A). She was told
B). to give the award to whosoever
C). she thought has done the most for the downtrodden.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

she thought had done the most for the downtrodden


Question 3 :

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A). At the end of the year
B). every student who had done adequate work
C). was automatically promoted.
D). No error.
Answer : Option D

Question 4 :

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A). The reason why
B). he was rejected
C). was because he was too young.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

'was that he was too young'


Question 5 :

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A). Since we are friends
B). there should be no secret
C). between you and I.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

between you and me