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Part Errors (Grammar): Test-16

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Question 1
Identify the error in the sentence given below.
A
The company's decision to issue
B
bonus shares clearly indicates
C
the management's confident
D
about the future.
E
No error
Question 1 Explanation: 
In the third part of the sentence, anoun is used instead of an adjective. ‘confidence’ needs to be replaced by ‘confident’.
Question 2
Identify the error in the sentence given below.
A
Much is the inflow of travellers that
B
it is tough to book an air ticket
C
to Ahmedabad and the international flights
D
too are almost over-booked.
E
No error
Question 2 Explanation: 
The correct superlative conjunction pair is ‘so much…so..' and not ‘much..so…’. Hence, ‘..so much is the inflow of travelers that ..’should be used.
Question 3
Identify the error in the sentence given below.
A
In just two months after having
B
planted these, most of the plants have
C
either dried up and are suffering
D
due to lack of maintenance.
E
No error
Question 3 Explanation: 
The problem is with the third part of the sentence. The correct superlative conjunction pair is ‘either..or…' and not ‘either..and... Hence, ‘..either dried up or are suffering..’should be used.
Question 4
Identify the error in the sentence given below.
A
The band have been
B
performing at many cause-oriented concerts
C
to encourage people to come forward and
D
lend their support to the noble cause.
E
No error
Question 4 Explanation: 
Has is used with third person singular whereas have is used with plural nouns. Therefore, in the first part of the sentence, instead of have, has is to be used.
Question 5
Identify the error in the sentence given below.
A
If the IPL has succeeded in drawing
B
an audience across the country, it is because
C
cricket has always had a strong foundation
D
and a dedicated audience.
E
No error
Question 5 Explanation: 
No error.
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