Exercise 9

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). No country can long endure
B). if its foundations
C). were not laid deep
D). in the material prosperity.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

are not laid deep


Question 17 :

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A). Rajesh was expecting
B). a telegram from his uncle
C). which would inform
D). him whether he went or not.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

informing


Question 18 :

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A). I see you
B). in Kanpur
C). during my next visit
D). in the month of May.
E). No error
Answer : Answer: Option A

Explanation :

I will see you' or 'I may see you


Question 19 :

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A). He ought
B). not have
C). done such a
D). filthy thing.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option B

Explanation :

not to have


Question 20 :

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A). We have keep
B). our promise and
C). you can expect
D). a lot from us in future.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option A

Explanation :

We have kept