English Language MCQ-4

1. Directions for the following Questions: Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any).

1. The biggest (1)/ health burden that India (2)1 is set to face in the coming years (3)/ is tackle cancer.(4)/ No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

2. 2. Illegal sand mining in the peripheral areas (1)/ of the district continues to remain a big problem for (2)1 forest range officers as yet another instance illegal (3)/ mining was reported yesterday.(4)/ No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

3. 3. The policeman, who (1)/ was deployed heavily (2)1 in the area, did nothing to (3)/ dissuade the protesters. (4)/ No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

4. 4. Festivals are prime occasions (1)/ for splurging on presents and owing to improved economic situation (2)1 the youths is gung-ho (3)/ about breaking all previous records.(4)/ No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

5. 5. With a view to avoid another caste conflict (1)/ the administration has deployed additional police force (2)on the village, while the administration as well; as police officials (3)/ are monitoring the situation.(4)/ No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

6. 6. He said that the performance of the Indian team /(1) was satisfactory at the international meet (1) and that they learnt a lot from / (3) watching top seeded players through action at the grand slam. (4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

7. 7. watching me exponential /(1) talent of world tennis /(2) was the best things /(3) to happen to him. (4) No Error(5)

 
 
 
 
 

8. 8. The government is made it/(1)mandatory for pharmacies to send/(2) copies of medical bills along with/(3) prescriptions of drugs and details of patients. (4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

9. 9. Acting on a tip-off /(1) the anti-robbery squad led 1(2) by inspectors laid /(3) a trap for the robbers.(4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

10. 10. While these schools have/(l)a strong traditional hold, the reason for/(2) forming a consortium in India is to encourage/(3) cultural diversity tor their institutes.(4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

11. 11. The meeting took place a day after/(1)the agency held a meeting with project contractors/(2) to evaluate steps that being taken to /(3) ensure buildings were not affected.(4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

12. 12. Residents have been planting/(1)the ornamental trees , outside/(2) their homes and in lawns to/(3) add beauty and give their place a grand look. (4) No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

13. 13. The fight among/(1)rival candidates between the medium/(2) of catchy slogans/(3) has started. (4) No Error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

14. 14. The celebrations continued (1)/ through the evening as more (2)/ and more friends joins (3)/ in the fun and frolic (4). No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

15. 15. The actress believes in (1 )/being fit and feels that there (2)/ are too much hype around size zero (3)/ in the entertainment world (4). No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

16. 16. While the actress wins fans with (1)/ her on screen fireworks, off screen, it’s her (2)/ down-to-earth attitude and easy-going manner (3)/ that wins het friends (4). No error (5)

 
 
 
 
 

17. Directions for the following Questions: Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any).

1. Even though the exchange attract (1)/ attention of all those present at (2)/ the police station, the inspector continued (3)/ his tirade against girl (4). No error (5)