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 11 :

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A). The single biggest gainer in this process
B). was ITC's Gold Flake Kings sales are estimated
C). to have moved up from 50 million to 200 million sticks per month during 1987 and last year.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

was ITC's Gold Flake Kings sales of which are estimated' or 'whose sales are estimated


Question 12 :

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A). They left
B). their luggages
C). at the railway station.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

their luggage


Question 13 :

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A). Salim and Antony are such good friends
B). that one won't go to the pictures.
C). without his coming too.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

without the other's coming too


Question 14 :

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A). She is
B). five years
C). senior than me.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

senior to me


Question 15 :

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A). The President had hardly spoken
B). a few words
C). when the microphone stopped functioning.
D). No error.
Answer : Option D