Sentence Correction for SSC CGL CPO and MTS Exam 2017


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Directions
(1-15): In this section, a number of sentences are given. The sentences are
given in different parts. Read each sentence to find out whether there is an
error in any part. No sentence has more than one error. When you find an error
in any of the parts indicate your response.
Q1. He has
been away in America for more than a decade and a half, and I don’t think he
will return back to India.
(a) He has
been away in America
(b) for more
than a decade and a half,
(c) and I
don’t think he will return back to India.
(d) No error

Q2. We
Indians are firmly wedded in the democratic way of life.

(a) We
Indians are
(b) firmly
wedded in the
(c)
democratic way of life.
(d) No error
Q3. I am
playing football for my school for the last three years without ever being
dropped for any important match.
(a) I am
playing football for my school
(b) for the
last three years
(c) without
ever being dropped for any important match.
(d) No error
Q4. The
reason why he could not come and attend the meeting was because his car broke
down on the way, and he had to wait inordinately before it was set right.
(a) The
reason why he could not come and attend the meeting was
(b) because
his car broke down on the way,
(c) and he
had to wait inordinately before it was set right.
(d) No error
Q5. They did
not want the impression to go round that they had climbed down over their
demand and had settled for less.
(a) They did
not want the impression to go round
(b) that
they had climbed down over their demand
(c) and had
settled for less.
(d) No error
Q6. The teacher
kept exhorting us to work harder.
(a) The
teacher
(b) kept
exhorting us
(c) to work
harder.
(d) No error
Q7. He goes
to college by foot every day.
(a) He goes
(b) to
college
(c) by foot
every day.
(d) No error
Q8. Vapi is
a big industrious town with a number of factories.
(a) Vapi is
a big
(b)
industrious town with
(c) a number
of factories.
(d) No error
Q9. The
average age at which people begin to need eye-glasses vary considerably.
(a) The
average age
(b) at which
people begin to need eye-glasses
(c) vary
considerably.
(d) No error
Q10. The
public are deadly against the imposition of any punitive tax.
(a) The
public
(b) are
deadly against
(c) the
imposition of any punitive tax.
(d) No error
Q11. He
always acts the martyr when he has to do some domestic chores.
(a) He
always acts the martyr
(b) when he
has to do
(c) some
domestic chores.
(d) No error
Q12. It was
so lovely weather that we spent the whole day in the garden.
(a) It was
so lovely weather
(b) that we
spent
(c) the
whole day in the garden.
(d) No error
Q13. The two
friends walked besides each other in silence.
(a) The two
friends walked
(b) besides
each other
(c) in
silence.
(d) No error
Q14. He
suggested us that we should try to improve our condition by beginning to work
hard.
(a) He
suggested us
(b) that we
should try to improve our condition
(c) by
beginning to work hard.
(d) No error
Q15. A man
jumped in the river in a state of depression.
(a) A man
jumped
(b) in the
river
(c) in a
state of depression.
(d) No error

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