Friday, August 19, 2016

Bank Preparation 232

Directions (Q. 24-30) Read each sentence to find out whether there is only grammatical error or
idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that partis the
answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)

24. The angry boatman threw (1) / the cracked oar (2) / in the river (3) / and returned home. (4)
No error (5)

25. 3rd World countries must adopt (1) / a radically different approach for (2) / the dissemination
of scientific information (3) / in view of the nature and magnitude of their problems. (4) No
error (5)

26. Yet the writers (1) / have no qualms in (2) / depicting the gory (3) / details of the violence. (4)
No error (5)

27. The boy attempted the questions (1) / so well (2) / that his teacher was exceedingly (3) /
pleased at him. (4) No error (5)

28. The Trust plans (1) / to set on (2) / a special school for (3) / dumb and deaf children. (4) No
error (5)

29. The director prefers (1) / your plan than (2) / that given by (3) / the other members of the
committee. (4) No error (5)

30. I always prefer (1) / working in a relaxed atmosphere (2) / than one full of (3) / tension and
anxiety. (4) No error (5)