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English error test 01

Tuesday 10 October 2017

                                BASIC ERROR


Error-Detection
 
 
1. According to the official data, (1)/Maharashtra alone has registered 284 deaths,
(2)/which by itself is more than the total (3)/mortality figure of 265 for the country as
a result of H1N1 in 2016. (4)/No erro r(5)
 
2. As India’s 14th President, (1)/Ram Nath Kovind will be expected(2)/ to play the important
role of (3)/safeguard the spirit of the constitution and the foundations of our parliamentary
democracy. (4) /No error(5)
 
3. China has so far rejected (1)/any talks until the Indian troops move back but New Delhi’s(2)/ insistence on neither asking the troops(3)/ to step back stopping nor the pursuit of dialogue is
a mature response. (4)/No error(5)
 
4. Despite all provocations, (1)/it should be keep in mind that(2)/ Indian troops stand not on
 Indian territory(3)/ but on territory claimed by Bhutan, and at Thimphu’s request. (4)/No error(5)
 
5. Bharti Airtel, Vodafone (1)/India and Idea Cellular risk (2)/losing a chunk of its 2G customers
     with the(3)/ launch of Reliance Jio Infocomm’s low-priced 4G feature phone. (4)/No error(5)
 
6. The first report edition (1)/of the index, released recently , (2)/shows that OECD countries
    headed by (3)/Sweden ranked the highest while Nigeria was at the bottom. (4)/No error(5)
 
7. The UAE carriers should not be allowed to operate (1)/additional flights in excess of their
     capacity(2)/ entitlements as the existing capacity entitlements adequately(3)/ cater to the
      traffic demand between lndia or Dubai. (4)/No error(5)
 
8. The shareholders are watching closely to (1)/gauge whether Satya Nadella is making (2) /                        progress toward reshaping 42-year-old Microsoft as a cloud-computing (3)/powerhouse
     with new services related with Azure. (4)/No error(5)
 
9.  The chatbot will act (1)/as a financial guide to(2)/ help users choose the most suitable(3)/
     life insurance plans and solutions. (4)/No error(5)
 
10.   Digital lending platforms like PaySense, (1)/ LoanTap and EarlySalary are stepping in to
       meet this(2)/ rising demand of India’s young and footloose generation by providing instant
       small-value loans, (3)/ attraction repayment schemes and quick disbursals.(4)/No error(5)
 
 
Correct Ans (1)- Option (4) use ‘in’ instead of ‘for’
 
Correct Ans (2)- Option (4) use ‘safeguarding’ instead of ‘safeguard’
 
Correct Ans (3)- Option (4) use ‘nor’ before ‘stopping’
 
Correct Ans (4)- Option (2) use ‘kept’ instead of ‘keep’
 
Correct Ans (5)- Option (3) use ‘their’ instead of ‘its’
 
Correct Ans (6)- Option (3) use ‘showed’ instead of ‘shows’
 
Correct Ans (7)- Option (4) use ‘and’ instead of ‘or’
 
Correct Ans (8)- Option (4) use ‘to’ instead of ‘with’
 
Correct Ans (9)- Option (5) No error
 
Correct Ans (10)- Option (4) use ‘attractive’ instead of ‘attraction’