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 21 :

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A). I would have lost
B). my luggage and other belongings
C). if I would have left the compartment
D). and gone out to fetch drinking water.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

if I had left the compartment


Question 22 :

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A). The last year proved
B). quite bad
C). as major industries
D). witness lot of problems.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option D

Explanation :

'witnessed lots of problems' or 'witnessed a lot of problem'


Question 23 :

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A). In spite of toiling
B). very hardly he
C). realised that he had
D). not earned anything substantial.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option B

Explanation :

very hard he


Question 24 :

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A). Of all the men
B). known to me none is
C). less inclined than he is
D). to think ill to others.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option D

Explanation :

to think ill of others


Question 25 :

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A). I believe that
B). next time when you
C). will be coming to Mumbai
D). you will bring my book.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

are coming to Mumbai