SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 1

Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and corresponding to the appropriate correction option. If a sentence is free from error, corresponding to 'No error' option.
We have finished our work three hours ago and have been waiting for you since then

  • three hours ago and have been waiting

  • we have finished our work

  • for you since, then

  • No error

Solution

B.

we have finished our work

Remove 'have'. This part of the sentence should be in Past Indefinite tense.

Question 2

Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and corresponding to the appropriate correction option. If a sentence is free from error, corresponding to 'No error' option.
Several guests noticed Mr Sharma falling back in his chair and gasping for breath.

  • falling back in his chair

  • Several guests noticed Mr. Sharma

  • and gasping for breath

  • No error

Solution

D.

No error

The sentence is correct.

Question 3

Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and corresponding to the appropriate correction option. If a sentence is free from error, corresponding to 'No error' option.
Many a man want to be rich quickly

  • want to be

  • Many a man

  • rich quickly

  • No error

Solution

A.

want to be

Question 4

Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and corresponding to the appropriate correction option. If a sentence is free from error, corresponding to 'No error' option.
A study is going underway to determine the exact concentration of lead in the water supply.

  • to determine the exact concentration

  • A study is going underway

  • of lead in the water supply

  • No error

Solution

B.

A study is going underway

Remove 'going' as its use is unnecessary.

Question 5

Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error and corresponding to the appropriate correction option. If a sentence is free from error, corresponding to 'No error' option.
The Russian ambassador's whereabouts is not known to anyone


  • whereabout is

  • not known to anyone

  • The Russian ambassador's

  • No error

Solution

D.

No error

The sentence is correct.