English grammar Quiz- 17

1. Put you in my position (a)/ and you would realise (b)/ the problems faced in my profession. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (a) Use ‘yourself’ in place of ‘you’.

2. Your association is doing good work (a)/ and we would like to help it (b)/ in meaningful way. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (c) Add ‘a’ after in.

3. He asked me (a)/ if I know (b)/ where the principal lived. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (b) Use ‘knew’ in place of ‘know’.

4. Fish and chips (a)/ is my favourite (b)/ dish for lunch. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (c) Use ‘food’ in place of ‘dish’.

5. One of the peculiarities (a)/which distinguishes the present age (b)/ is the multiplication of books. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (b) Use ‘distinguish’ in place of ‘distinguishes’.

6. If you had (a)/ just hinted at your difficulty, (b)/ I would most certainly help you. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (c) lt should be written -‘l would have most certainly helped you‘.

7. This TV serial (a)/ is going on (b)/ for three years. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (b) Use ‘has been’ in place of 'is‘.

8. It is my pleasure (a)/ to congratulate you for your success (b)/ in the civil services examination. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (b) Use ‘on’ in place of 'for’.

9. Despite of repeated warnings (a)/ he touched a live electric wire (b)/ and was electrocuted. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (a) Remove ‘of’.

10. He says that he has renounced the world (a)/ and that he has nothing (b)/ that he can call as his own. (c)/ No error (d)

Correct! Wrong!

Explanation (b) Remove ‘as’.

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