Error Detection/Spotting Error Quiz for Bank Clerk Exams

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Directions: In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.
1
President Barack Obama is getting increasingly (A) / isolation on the issue of (B) / launching a limited (C) / attack on Syria. (D) / No error (E)
» Explain it
B
Replace ‘isolation’ with ‘isolated’.

Hence, option B is correct.
 
2
The international law of human rights now comprises of (A) / more than eighty universal and regional conventions (B) / which have binding force (C) / for state parties. (D) / No error (E)
» Explain it
A
Replace ‘comprises of’ with ‘comprises’.

Hence, option A is correct.
 
3
A 42-years old unidentified man was lynched (A) / in Kanpur by a mob (B) / which accused him (C) / of a Pakistani terrorist. (D) / No error (E)
» Explain it
D
Insert ‘being’ after ‘of’.

Hence, option D is correct.

 
4
In what could be good news (A) / for lakhs of tax payers (B) / the Income-Tax Department will now process and send (C) / refunds in short time of 7-10 days. (D) / No error (E)
» Explain it
D
Insert ‘a’ after ‘in’.

Hence, option D is correct.

 
5
Neither Raju is intelligent (A) / nor hardworking (B) / and still he expects (C) / a handsome salary. (D) / No error (E)
» Explain it
A
Substitute ‘Raju is neither intelligent’.

Hence, option A is correct.