Lakshya Education MCQs

Question:

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



I cannot permit you (1) / to leave the class (2) / unless the teacher comes (3) / and instructs me in the matter. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
A.1
B.2
C.3
D.4
E.5
Answer: Option C

Replace `unless’ by `until’, `until’ is used in reference to time while `unless’ is used in reference to condition.

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Question 1.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



He not only comes (1) / here for having lunch (2) / but also for having a glimpse of (3) / the beautiful sales girls. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option A

Say `He comes here not only for having lunch’.

Question 2.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



She was not (1) / so well versed in English (2) / that they (3) / had expected. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option C

Replace `that’ by `as’. The structure of the sentence is based on so ....as.

Question 3.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5).



His mother is not well (1) / but he (2) / does not look for her (3) / properly. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option C

Change `look for’ by `look after’.

Question 4.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



The patient would not (1) / have died (2) / when the doctor had (3) / come in time. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option C

Replace `when’ by `if’. This is a conditional structure.

Question 5.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



During I was in (1) / college I preferred (2) / eating out to (3) / the simple food in the hostel, (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option B

Use `when’ in place of `During’.

Question 6.

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the number of the part is the answer. If there is error, the answer is (5).



The captain asked (1) / the players to go (2) / to market and buy some fruits (3) / as Apples, Oranges, Bananas etc. (4) / No Error (5)

Options:
  1.    1
  2.    2
  3.    3
  4.    4
  5.    5
Answer: Option D

Replace `as’ by `like’. As is used with nominative and like with objective pronoun.