Here are the few questions on Error Spotting in sentences Set 3. Almost every exam has at least five questions on Spotting errors. Earlier we had discussed some tips to spot errors quickly, you can read them here.


In the following questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is the answer.If there is no error, then answer is (4)i.e No error.

1. Such rules(A)/do not apply to (B)/you and I.(C)/ No error(D)

2. It is a(A)/ quarter to ten(B)/by my watch.(C)/ No error(D)

3. I like reading(A)/ more than (B)/ to play games.(C)/ No error(D)

4. The sun and substance(A)/ of this poem(B)/ is as follows(C)/ No error(D)

5. The team was(A)/now in the field and(B)/ about to take their place(C)/No error(D)

6. What to speak of(A)/ food even water(B)/ was not available.(C)/No error(D)

7. It was difficult to get out(A)/ because the street was full of people (B)/ from one end to another.(C)/No error(D)

8. It had been our custom(A)/ from time immemorial to be(B)/ hospitable to those who come to our doors.(C).No error(D)

9. She does not hardly(A)/ know what (B)/ happened yesterday.(C)/No error(D)

10. In my opinion(A)/ a pencil in always(B)/ more preferable to a pen.(C)/ No error(D)

11. Her clothes(A)/ were bespattered(B)/ by mud.(C)/ No error(D)

12. He was beside(A)/ himself with rage(B)/ when he saw the men.(C)/ No error(D)

13. We have benefited from (A)/ the discoveries bequeathed at us (B)/ by scientists of the last country.(C)/ No error(D)

14. Although she didn’t mention me by name(A)/ I know her remarks(B)/ were intended for my benefit.(C)/No error(D)

15. He wasn’t(A)/ just considerate(B)/he was downright rude.(C)/No error(D)

16. You should avoid(A)/to travel (B)/in the rush hour./(C)/No error(D)

17. There is(A)/ only one of his novels(B)/ that are interesting.(C)/ No error(D)

18. He denied(A)/ to have (B)/ been there.(C)/ No error(D)

19. Knowledge of(A)/ at least two languages(B)/ are required to pass the examination.(C)/No error(D)

20. The members of the Opposition Party in the parliament/(A) shout upon the minister(B)/ if he makes a wrong statement.(C)/No error(D)



  • aNonYMoUs wARRior…

    Sir please explain the answer…only right option of answer can’t help us.Like very first set, you should explain answer.Thanx….