Spotting Errors Questions for CDS in English Verbal Reasoning

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Spotting Errors Questions for CDS

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Directions: Each question in this section has a sentence with three parts, labeled (a), (b) and (c). Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in any part; indicate your answer in the answer sheet against the corresponding letter, i.e., (a), (b) or (c). If you find no error, your answer should be (d).

1. Considerable encouragement for the scheme (a)/ has been received from the Bengal Chamber of Commerce (b)/ which has promised their full support. (c)/ No error (d)

2. He collected his bags (a) said good-bye to us (b)/and left for home immediately. (c) / No error (d)

3. All the players agreed to divide (a) / the cash prize between themselves (b) without any argument. (c) No error (d)

4. He is, very ill (a) / I am afraid (b)/ he is going to die. (c) No error (d)

5. The tourist did not know the local language (a)/ but he used signs to make people understand (b) that he wanted to reach to Darjeeling quickly. (c)/ No error (d)

6. The Vice-Chancellor consulted the students well as the teachers (a) / on last Monday decided (b)/ to reopen the University on Friday next. (c)/ No error (d)

7. Everybody was trying (a) / to shake hand with the Minister. (c) / No error (d)

8. A friend of his (a)/ received him(b) / at station. (c) No error (d)

9. Mohan was your best friend a month ago (a) / but you now seem to (b) / have broken with altogether. (c)/ No error (d)

10. It is a great loss indeed (a) / But how far he is to be blamed for it (b)/ I am not quite sure. (c) / No error (d)

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11. The “Akbar Nama” (a) is among the major historical texts (b)/ in the Indian past. (c) / No error (d)

12. Whether he is writing about a taxi driver (a)/ and an interesting sketch of a woman (b) / he is always at his ease. (c) / No error (d)

13. There will be no more supplies (a) unless al arrears of payment (b)/ were cleared by next Monday. (c)/ No error (d)

14. After her latest experience of eve-teasing, (a) she seems worried (b) / as to how she would reach her office everyday. (c)/ No error (d)

15. He is every bit (a) / as guilty (b) / as I. (c)/ No error (d)

16. A woman opened the door (a) / and standing at a distance she pushed the plate (b)/ containing the food to him. (c)/ No error (d)

17. We were greatly worried (a) / that the train might be late (b) / but it arrived exactly in time. (c) No error (d)

18. He is one of those few post-colonial writer who believes (a)/ that this talk about colonialism has gone too far (b) and has turned into a cliche. (c)7 No error (d)

19. Put you in my position (a) / and you would realize (b) the problems faced in my profession. (c)/ No error (d)

20. Your association is doing good work (a) / and we would like to help it (b)/ in meaningful way. (c) / No error (d)

21. He asked me (a)/ if I know (b)/ where the principal lived. (c)/ No error

22. Fish and chips (a) / is my favourite (b) / dish for lunch. (c)/ No error (d)

23. One of the peculiarities (a) / which distinguishes the present age (b)/ is the multiplication of books. (c)/ No error (d)

24. If you had (a) /just hinted at your difficulty, (b) / would most certainly help you. (c)/ No error (d)

25. This TV serial (a) / is going on (b)/ for 3 years. (c) No error (d)

26. It is my pleasure (a)/ to congratulate you for your success (b)/ in the civil services examination. (c) / No error (d)

27. Despite of repeated warnings (a)/ he touched a live electric wire (b)/ and was electrocuted. (c)/ No error (d)

28. He says that he has renounced the world (a) / and that he has nothing (b) / that he can call as his own. (c)/ No error (d)

29. Drydus’ prose, which is meant to be popular (a) / loses nothing of its value (b)/ by being compared with his contemporaries. (c) / No error (d)

30. In the early years of the renaissance of Bharatanatyam hereditary dancers have their own set of accompanists (a)/ who lived with the dancers and travelled with them from place to place (b)/ when they gave performances. (C) No error (d)

31. At this turn of the conversation Vikram blurted out (a) / that he was not knowing me (b) / when I used to live in the same town as he. (c) / No error

32. Neither of them (a) / are going to attend (b) / the party on 10th October. (c)/ No error (d)

33. I have not seen him since twenty years (a) / and so I cannot say with certainty (b)/ whether he is alive or dead. (c)/ No error (d)

34. He walked five-miles which are really a great distance (a) / for a man like him (b) / who is not only old but also ill. (c)/ No error (d)

35. The student requested the teacher (a) to explain him the theory of relativity (b) / with some examples which he could understand easily. (c)/ No error (d)

36. When he did not find his cook in the kitchen (a) / he asked his wife (b)/ where had he gone, (c) No error (d)

37. We are proud to announce (a)/ that everyone on Our team has earned (b) / a good name. (c)/ No error (d)

38. Either my colleague (a) or a peon are coming home (b)/with the material today. (c)/ No error (d)

39. Never I asked (a)/ my Englishman (b)/ how much he earned. (c) / No error (d)

40. The Vice-Chancellor of our university urged to (a) the agitating students to shun violence (b) and maintain peace on the campus. (c) error (d)

41. When her son got a job (a) / she was (b)/ besides herself with joy. (c)/ No error (d)

42. Here is (a) the man whom I think (b)/ Committed the crime. (c)/ No error (d)

43. We have studied the two specimens carefully (a) X differs to Y (b) / in only one respect. (c)/ No error (d)

44. Bread and butter (a)/is (b) / all we want. (c) / No error (d)

45. What are (a)/ their reasons (b) / to say it. (c) / No error (d)

46. He took (a) / his younger sister (b) / with himself. (c) No error (d)

47. Can you cite (a)/ any precedent (b)/ in support of the case? (c)/ No error (d)

48. We must work (a) / very hard now (b) / to making up for the lost time. (c)/ No error (d)

49. Right from his childhood (a) / he used to prefer (6) sports than studies. (c)/ No error (d)

50. I went to his house but (a) / couldn’t see him (b) / because he went out before I arrived. (c)/ No error (d)