Race IBPS Clerk 2015- Practice English Questions (Error Spotting) With Explanation Set-27:
Dear Readers, Important Practice English Questions for Upcoming IBPS Clerk V Exam was given here. Aspirants those who are preparing for the examination can use this.
Directions (Q.1-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical 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). a)The Greek exit from the eurozone may deal/b)a hammer blow to stocks of the world/c)including India, forcing risk-averse investors/ d)to pull money out of risky assets.e)No error
2).a)The government may raid unit-linked insurance policies/ b)to pay for its expenditure, dealing a body blow/ c)to private sector insurance firms and thousand of investors/ d) who had bet heavily on the instrument for future planninge)No error
3).a) Very often people are heard/ b)to comment on the miserable plight/ c)of a beggar or an/ d)uncared-for street urchin.e)No error
4).a)It is people who suffers from/ b)some inferiority complex that indulge/c) in self-praise and they are avoided/d) by others like the plague.e)No error
5).a) Discipline is art where having determined/b) where we want to go or what we want to create or discover,/c)we stick to our goals whatever be the disadvantages/d)until we achieve the goal./e)No error.
6).a)The far-flung areas in the Delhi-NCR region/b)now resemble to a ghost town, unfinished towers of brick and mortar/c)silently telling of the dashed dreams of/d) millions of home buyers./e)No error
7).a) In a specific sense, business refers to/b) any occupation in which people regularly/ c) engage in an activity/d) with a view to earn profit/e)No error
8).a) The Indian philosophical traditions, in particular,/b) deals with questions relating to the way/c)people behave in the manner/d)in which they do./ e)No error
9).a) Promotion refers to use of communication/b) with the twin objectives/c)of informing potential customers about a product/d) and persuading them to buy it./e)No error.
10).a) Don’t get upset when your sister says/b) you are the ugliest member/c)in the family; she’s just/d) pushing your leg./e) No error.
Answers& Explanation for the above Practice English Questions:
Explanation:Replace ‘of’ with ‘around’
2). Answer: (c)
Explanation:Replace ‘thousand’ with ‘thousands’
Explanation:Replace ‘to comment’ with ‘commenting’
4). Answer: (a)
Explanation:Replace ‘suffers’ with ‘suffer’
Explanation:Insert ‘the’ before ‘art’
Explanation:Replace ‘earn’ with ‘earning’
Explanation:Replace ‘deals’ with ‘deal’
Explanation:Use ‘the’ before ‘use’
Explanation:Replace ‘pushing’ with ‘pulling’
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