Practice Sets SSC-English

Spot the Errors in English with Answers

Error Spotting Exercises

Directions (Q.1-5): In this section, a number of sentences are given. The sentences are given in different parts. Read each sentence to find out whether there is an error in any part. When you find an error in any of the parts indicates your response.

1. Last summer I went to Shimla (A)/ and enjoyed very (B)/ much. (C)/ No Error (D) 50

A. A

B. B

C. C

D. D

2. If I were him (A)/ I would teach (B) him a lesson. (C)/ No Error (D)

A. A

B. B

C. C

D. D

3. Being a (A)/ rainy day I (B)/ could not go to school. (C) No Error (D)

A. A

B. B

C. C

D. D

4. One of them (A)/ forgot to take their passport (B)/ and found himself in a difficult situation. (C) No Error (D)

A. A

B. B

C. C

D. D

5. Each girl was (A)/ given a packet of sweets (B)/ and she was happy. (C) No Error (D)

A. A

B. B

C. C

D. D

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1. (D) Add ‘myself‘ after ‘enjoyed‘. Add reflexive Pronouns, if the object is missing after a verb.’

2. (A) Change ‘him‘ to ‘he‘. ‘him’ is not an object.

3. (A) Add ‘It‘ before ‘Being

4. (B) Change ‘their‘ into ‘his

5. (C) Change ‘she‘ into ‘they‘ and then ‘was‘ into ‘were

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