Correction of Sentences Questions and Answers : Verbal ability

  • 1. The bus (a) / came at 10 o’clock (b) / in the next morning. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'C'

Remove 'next'

  • 2. I haven’t been (a) / to Delhi before and (b) / neither my brother. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'C'

Use 'nor has been' for ‘neither’

  • 3. The ship came (a) / abreast at us (b) / and signaled us to stop. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'B'

Replace 'at' with 'of'

  • 4. The (a) / young woman (b) / had no manner. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'C'

Say 'had no manners'

  • 5. The passage contained (a) / even no less (b) / than ten mistakes (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'B'

Remove 'even'

  • 6. This is the boy (a) / whom I said (b) / had helped me. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'B'

Use 'who' in place of 'whom is said'

  • 7. have paid (a) / my bill for telephone (b) / only a week ago. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'A'

Remove 'have'

  • 8. The monkey pushed (a) / the door open (b) / and stole the fruits. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'D'

one another

  • 9. I have tried (a) / to meet her several times (b) / she isn’t never at home. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'C'

Use 'is' in place of 'isn't'.

  • 10. She took (a)/ leave of (b) / six days. (c) / No error (d)
   A.) a
   B.) b
   C.) c
   D.) d

Answer: Option 'B'

Here 'leave' can't go alone.