Here is set of SPOTTING ERROR QUESTIONS for SSC CGL, IBPS PO, CLERK, UPSC, RRB and various other competitive examinations. The answers with explanations are provided.


1. Banks were developed to keep people’s money safe(A)/ and to make it available(B)/when they need it.(C)No Error(D)

2. Based on the newspaper reports (A) / we can conclude that (B)/ many accidents caused by reckless driving.(C)/No error(D)

3. He walked (A)/ till the (B)/ end of the street (C)./No error (D)

4. The strain of all (A)/ the difficulties and vexations and anxieties (B)/ are more than he could bear.(C)/No Error(D)

5. In the background they could hear John laughing and joking loudly, (A) John was the life and soul of any party(B)/and he was cracking joke every few minutes.(C)/No error.(D)

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6. I was thinking(A)/ if I could do (B)/ anything to help.(C)/No error(D)

7. I meant nothing (A)/ less than (B) to compel you to come. (C)/ No error(D)

8. Females (A)/ are not appointed(B)/ in our college.(C)/ No error(D)

9. He has read four plays (A)/ written by Shakespeare(B)/ by the end of his vacation.(C)/ No error(D)

10. The officer (A)/ is angry on the clerk (B)/ for not attending to the work.(C)/ No error (D)

11. Being (A)/ a rainy day (B)/ I could not go out.(C)/ No error(D)

12. He is (A)/ capable to do this work(B)/ within the stipulated period.(C)/ No error(D)

13. I will send my servant (A)/ but I can not insure (B)/ that he will reach there in time(C)/No error(D)

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