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 36 :

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A). After toiling very hard
B). over a long period
C). he found
D). he had hardly made no profit at all.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option D

Explanation :

he had hardly made any profit at all


Question 37 :

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A). Scarcely had
B). he gone a few steps
C). that he was told
D). that his mother was no more.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option C

Explanation :

When he was told


Question 38 :

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A). The observers felt that
B). the stronger team had to face
C). defeat because the players
D). didn't play whole hearted.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option D

Explanation :

didn't play whole heartedly


Question 39 :

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A). One of the objective
B). of the meeting which
C). was held today was to
D). elect new office-bearers.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option A

Explanation :

One of the objectives


Question 40 :

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A). Why did people get
B). somuch annoyed
C). even with little provocation
D). is a matter of investigation.
E). No error.
Answer : Answer: Option A

Explanation :

Why people got