Tuesday, 8 December 2015

English Quiz on Spotting-Error for IBPS RRB PO & IBPS PO Exam Quiz 38

We are sharing with you interesting quiz for IBPS RRB PO and IBPS PO 2015-16 Exam. It will help you to know your preparation level and score also.

Directions (Q.No.1-5) : Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)

1. She was allergic 1)/ to some medicines 2)/ and informed 3)/ the doctor about it. 4)/ No error 5)


2. He walked as faster 1)/ as he could so that 2)/ he would not 3)/ miss the train to work. 4)/ No error 5)

3. She shared 1)/ all her secrets with 2)/ Suman as they had been 3)/ friends with childhood. 4)/ No error 5)

4. Gautam did not care 1)/ so many about 2)/ anything else as much 3)/ as he cared for his dog. 4)/ No error 5)

5. You cannot change 1)/ people, but you 2)/ can definitely 3)/ change own. 4)/ No error 5)

Directions: Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blanks to make the sentence meaningfully complete.

6. The fear ________ with feeling incompetent is the fear of being humiliated, embarrassed and ________.
1) endowed, criticized
2) afflicted, downtrodden
3) consistent, damaged
4) associated, vulnerable
5) imbued, exposed

7. Coercion sometimes leads to the ________ of short-term goals, but its drawbacks far ________ its advantages.
1) realization, damage
2) appreciation, percolate
3) accomplishment, outweigh
4) achievement, crumble
5) destination, magnify

8. When I am an autocrat, I am ________ in the extreme. My direct method is to ________ power and control.
1) perfectionist, explore
2) autocratic, engulf
3) dominating, seek
4) possessive, reject
5) elaborate, develop

9. When interpersonal problems ________ but are not dealt with, the organisation’s productivity inevitably ________.
1) surface, develops
2) focus, increases
3) establish, projects
4) develop, exhibits
5) exist, diminishes

10. We are said to be superstitious when we ________ ourselves to fanciful causes for happenings that seem to be ________.
1) bind, unwarranted
2) project, heavenly
3) torture, harmful
4) subject, inexplicable
5) treat, harrowing

Answers & Solutions..

1. 5; No error
2. 1; ‘As fast as’ will be the correct usage.
3. 4; Replace ‘with’ with ‘since’.
4. 2; Replace ‘many’ with ‘much’. ‘Many’ is used with countable noun whereas ‘much’ is used with uncountable noun. Here ‘anything’ is uncountable, hence, ‘much’ should be used.
5. 4; Replace ‘own’ with ‘yourself’.
6. 3
7. 3
8. 3
9. 5
10. 4

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