English Questions For SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 ( Error Detection )

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English Questions For SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 (Phrase Fillers)


This section can be easy as pie if your basics are clear. Sometimes, even those who can communicate very well in English, fail to perform to the best of their ability in the banking exams. So, instead of boiling the ocean, try building up a strong vocabulary, an effective knowledge of grammar, and efficient comprehension skills so as to be on the ball to face this particular section. Here is a quiz being provided by Adda247 to let you practice the best of latest pattern English Questions.
Directions (1-15): Read each sentence 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)

Q1. The majority of the population believes (a) / that the stock market is recovered (b) / and that it is the (c) / right time to buy shares. (d) / No error (e) 

Q2. Seema’s new office is close (a) / to her residence so (b) / she will not longer (c) / have to travel by train. (d) / No error (e) 

Q3. To the present guidelines, (a) / the bank is required to obtain (b) / a photograph from the person (c) / who wishes to open an account. (d) / No error (e) 

Q4. Chetan puts in a lot (a) / of effort to ensure (b) / that the scheme was (c) / launched in March. (d) / No error (e) 

Q5. As our economy is (a) / experiencing a recession, banks (b) / have became very cautious (c) / about giving loans. (d) / No error (e) 

Q6. After retiring she spent (a) / most of her time teaching young (b) / doctors and motivating themselves (c) / to work in rural areas. (d) / No error (e) 

Q7. Since this foreign bank has (a) / not performed very good this year (b) / it will not be setting (c) / up any new branch. (d) / No error (e) 

Q8. Our Chairman is deeply concerned (a) / about the environment (b) / and plans to take some steps to reduce the (c) / pollution caused by our factories. (d) / No error (e) 

Q9. He was afraid that his parents (a) / would not allow him to (b) / make the film so he did (c) / not tell them about it. (d) / No error (e) 

Q10. I was previously posted (a) / in Singapore and it (b) / took me a long time (c) / to accustom to the food. (d) / No error (e) 

Q11. Non-communicable diseases (a)/ often require (b)/ long term and expensive interventions which (c)/ poor people cannot afford. (d) No error (e)

Q12. A leader is a group member which (a)/ exerts profound influence (b)/ on the behavior and attitudes (c)/ of other members of the group. (d) No error (e)   

Q13. One of the foremost (a)/ challenges face (b)/ the company is to (c)/ attract and retain talent (d No error (e). 

Q14. Our country can contribute (a)/ to the mitigation of global warming (b)/ by protecting forests (c)/ and starting at afforestation programme. (d) No error (e)

Q15. Santosh succeed (a)/ due to the encouragement (b)/ of friends, relatives (c)/ and well-wishers. (d) No error (e)





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