English Quiz for SO, Syndicate, AAO


Directions (Q. 1-10): Read each sentence any 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. Wheat productions in the region (1)/ will fall drastically (2)/ unless we do nothing (3)/ to stop climate change. (4)/ No error. (5)

2. The Indian stock market is (1)/ one of the worse (2)/ performing stock markets (3)/ in the recent times. (4)/ No error. (5)

3. With inflation at eleven per cent (1)/ companies need to come up (2)/ with innovative ways to (3)/ get customers to buy its good. (4)/ No error. (5)

4. Private companies which profits (1)/ have grown due to (2)/ the high price of oil (3)/ should offer discounts on cooking gas. (4)/ No error. (5)

5. Having work in (1)/ both public and private sector banks (2)/ Mr. Rao is the ideal choice to (3)/ take over as chairman. (4)/ No error (5)

6. In order to expand, the company (1)/ plans to transform from a (2)/ family based business into (3)/ a professional managed one. (4)/ No error (5)

7. Amit started a small (1)/ construction business two years ago (2)/ when the country is (3)/ enjoying a construction boom. (4)/ No error (5)

8. Given the current (1)/ market conditions has (2)/ better for us to invest (3)/ in the infrastructure sector. (4)/ No error (5)

9. Many athletes have (1)/ taken on yoga (2)/ to develop their concentration (3)/ and reduce stress. (4)/ No error (5)

10. His main aim is (1)/ to create an (2)/ interest in hockey (3)/ among school children. (4)/ No error (5)


Answers:
1. 3 something
2. 2 worst
3. 4 goods
4. 1 whose
5. 1 worked
6. 4 professionally
7. 3 was instead of is
8. 2
9. 2 Taken up yoga
10. 5




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