Spotting Error set- 34

Direction: Identify which part of the sentence contains error and mark it as your answer.

Q1. When the election results (1)/ were announced, the supporters (2)/ of the losing candidate sent (3)/ on rampage, smashing cars and buses. (4)
A) 1      B) 2         C) 3         D) 4            E) No Error

Answers

 Option C
Explanation
:sent=>went

Q2. The newly Government (1)/ reiterated its commitment (2)/ to the development (3)/ of the poor. (4)
A) 1        B) 2          C) 3            D) 4            E) No Error

Answers

 Option A
Explanation
: newly=>new OR newly formed Government

Q3. He has relinquished (1)/ all control by(2)/ the family business (3)/ to his daughter. (4)
A) 1           B) 2            C) 3            D) 4              E) No Error

Answers

 Option B
Explanation
:by=>over

Q4. He was filled (1)/ with remorse against (2)/ kicking his son (3)/ out of the house. (4)
A) 1           B) 2           C) 3          D) 4         E) No Error

Answers

 Option B
Explanation
: against=> after

Q5. A trip to Nainital (1)/ gave us the much-needed (2)/respite from us(3)/ continual hard work. (4)
A) 1           B) 2             C) 3           D) 4              E) No Error

Answers

 Option C
Explanation
: us=>our

Q6. A person tends to perform (1)/ a task more enthusiastically (2)/ if that work affords more than satisfaction (3)/ than the other work. (4)
A) 1        B) 2            C) 3             D) 4               E) No Error

Answers

 Option C
Explanation
: remove than

Q7. Many men and women (1)/ are so money minded (2)/ that they do not undertake (3)/ any serious work that does not pay. (4)
A) 1          B) 2          C) 3           D) 4            E) No Error

Answers

 Option D
Explanation
: Sentence is error free.

Q8. After the accident (1)/ they tried to identify the victims, (2)/but the bodies were too mangled (3)/ to be found. (4)
A) 1        B) 2          C) 3            D) 4            E) No Error

Answers

 Option D
Explanation
:found=>recognized; the body was mangled means they are having the body infront of them, hence there is no need to find the body, rather they have to recognize it.

Q9. According to the World Bank study Globalization Backlash released last week (1)/ South Asia remains the fastest growing region (2)/ in the world mainly by due to the performance of the nations (3)/ in the east especially Bhutan, Bangladesh and India. (4)
A) 1       B) 2           C) 3          D) 4          E) No Error

Answers

 Option C
Explanation
: remove by

Q10. Pakistan has refused India’s request (1)/ for consular access to former Indian navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav (2)/ who has been sentence to death (3)/ by a Pakistani army court martial on charges of espionage. (4)
A) 1          B) 2         C) 3         D) 4             E) No Error

Answers

 Option C
Explanation
: sentenced to death

 

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