SSC CHSL/CGL Mains-Practice English Questions (Error Spot) Set-59

SSC CHSL/CGL Mains-Practice English Questions
SSC CHSL/CGL Mains-Practice English Questions (Error Spot) Set-59:
Practice English Questions for upcoming SSC CGL and CHSL Exams were given below, candidates those who are preparing for the examination can use this question.

     Directions (Q.1-5): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake/error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer. Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.

1).The holy man took / some roasted chickpeas and raisins from / his pouch and gave / them of the woodcutter.
a)    The holy man took
b)    some roasted chickpeas and raisins from
c)    his pouch and gave
d)    them of the woodcutter
e)    No error


2).The elephant agrees to go to the hidden lake which / was located inthe middle of the jungle
a)    The elephant agrees to go
b)    to the hidden lake which
c)    was located in
d)    the middle of the jungle
e)    No error


3).The fisherman take / off his hat and hung / it on a branch / overlooking the water
a)    The fisherman take
b)    off his hat and hung
c)    it on a branch
d)    overlooking the water
e)    No error


4).If you want your good fortune / to continue, you must / help at least one needy / person every fortnightly.
a)    If you want your good fortune
b)    to continue, you must
c)    help at least one needy
d)    person every fortnightly
e)    No error


5).Once upon / a time, in / a small village there  / lived a stone cutter.
a)    Once upon
b)    a time, in
c)    a small village there
d)    lived a stone cutter
e)    No error


Directions (Q.6-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical 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.)

6).a) Women riding pillion on two-wheelers / b) in the capital have to compulsorily / c) wear helmets, according to the final notification / d) issued by Delhi government. / e) No error


7).a) Arun Jaitley’s life has been full or dramatic loops, / b) sudden upswings and a few downturn, / c) till finally he’s arrived at a job that / d) has him at the helm of the nation’s economic affairs / e) No error


8).a) Since the commencement of the Constitution in 1950, / b) it is for the third time that governors-this time / c) as much as nine-have had to go / d) following a change of guard at the Centre. / e) No error


9).a) The declaring of a long-term ceasefire / b) between Israel and Hamas, after 50 days of off-again, on-again fighting, / c) has brought immediate relief to both sides / d)of the border between Isreal and the Gaza Strip / e) No error


10).a) Lawmaking is the routine business / b) of government, and / c) reviewing for possible repeal / d) should also happen routinely. / e) No error


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