English Language MCQ-24

The city people stayed 1)/fearlessly despite of2)/ rumour of terrorist attack 3)/ in the area.4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Delete ‘of after ‘despite ‘because we never use ‘of after ‘despite’.

The Director asked me 1)/how I have not 2)/, taken his permission 3)/ before applying for the new job. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘why I had’ for ‘how I have’.

Buy presents for ladies 1)/in their absence 2)/ is a very 3)/ difficult task. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute gerund ‘buying’ for ‘buy’.

A disaster management cell is opened 1)/by the state government 2)/ before the rainy season 3)/ as a precautionary measure. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
No error

This college has 1)/a glorious tradition 2)/that attract 3)/ good students to the college. 4)/No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute singular ‘attracts ‘for ‘attract’.

Manasi is too busy 1)/ in her current 2)/ programmes to take 3)/ up any new ones. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute preposition ‘with’ for ‘in’.

The main advantage India has 1)/over other countries is 2)/its large human capital which 3)/ make it an ideal outsourcing base. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute singular ‘makes ‘for’ make’ because the verb ‘make’ has been used for ‘human capital. As ‘human capital is singular, the verb also must be singular. Hence ‘make’ should be ‘makes’.

The judge has directed to 1)/ the accused and the complainant 2)/ not to interfere with 3)/ the witness in any manner. 4)/ No error 5|

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Delete ‘to’.

Today most employees complain 1)/of suffering for the stress 2)/of attending to 3)/ rude customers all day. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘suffering from ‘for ‘suffering for’.

Since the tenant failed 1)/to pay his rent on time 2)/the landlord denied him 3)/access to the premise. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute plural ‘premises ‘for ‘premise’.

His industrious nature 1)/and calm temperament 2)/ have endeared him 3)/ to his colleagues and one’s superiors. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Delete ‘one’s’.

After careful scrutiny of the report 1)/variety mistakes that had been 2)/made by the research 3)/ department were found. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute Various ‘for ‘variety’.

Since the online education system 1)/has been poorly designed there 2)/are not many institute 3)/ that offer this facility. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute plural ‘institutes ‘for ‘institute’.

The celebrities that organised 1)/the marathon were aiming 2)/to create an awareness 3)/ about the treatment of diabetes. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘of for ‘about’.

Unless the new resolution is 1)/completely reviewed it 2)/ will cause a great deal of 3)/ trouble for new employees. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute to’ for “for”.

There will be several 1)/new visa application centres opened 2)/in metres across the country 3)/ to easy the pressure on embassies- 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘ease ‘for ‘easy’.

Villagers want to build 1)/a bridge crossed the river 2)/ to connect their village 3)/ to the highway. 4) / No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘across ‘for ‘crossed’.

He has invited one 1)/of his biggest business rivals 2)/to his office 3)/ to discuss the merger.4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
No error

To avoid any interruption 1)/during the presentation 2)/he checked all the system 3)/ the previous day. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘the entire system ‘for’ all the system’.

lt is the government 1)/responsibility to provide2)/athletes with the necessary facilities 3)/ for their training. 4)/ No error 5)

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4
(E) 5

Explanation:-
Substitute ‘government’s ‘for ‘government’.