Exercise 7

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 16 :

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A). He enquired me
B). why I had not seen him the previous day
C). as I had promised to do.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

why I could not seen him the previous day


Question 17 :

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A). I was there
B). many a time
C). in the past.
D). No error.
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

'I have been there'


Question 18 :

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A). All the four sons
B). of the old man
C). quarrelled between themselves.
D). No error.
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

quarrelled among themselves


Question 19 :

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A). He wanted to work all night
B). but we saw that he was completely worn out
C). and so we persuaded him to stop.
D). No error.
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

but we saw that he had completely been worn out


Question 20 :

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A). Mr.Smith was accused for murder
B). but the court found him not guilty
C). and acquitted him.
D). No error.
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

'Mr.Smith was accused of murder'