free Online Test Spotting Errors Questions and Answers Quiz 29
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"Success has many fathers, while failure is an orphan."
Directions (1 to 10) : Some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and blacken the oval corresponding to the appropriate letter a, b, c. If the sentence is free from error mark it .d The timid creature was driven (a)/ into a narrow lane (b)/where it was slewed by the
kidnapper. (c)/ No error(d)
The word overflow (Verb) means: to be so full that the contents go over the sides. Its
past participle form is overflowed. The structure of a sentence in Present - Perfect is: Subject +
has/have+ V3.Hence, and it has overflowed will be a correct usage. Overflown means to fly over a
territory or an area.
The structure of some sentences is : Noun + Preposition + Noun +……………..
In such sentences, the verb agrees with the number and person of the Noun that comes before the
first preposition. Here, the subject a rise is Singular that will take Singular Verb i.e. has been found.