Error Correction Questions based upon IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam

Directions (1-5): Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/ phrase given in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? In the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, select 'No correction required' as the answer.

1. Break ranks with Silicon Valley companies, Gates said technology companies should co-operate with law enforcement.
1. With ranks break
2. With rank breaking
3. Break rank with
4. Breaking ranks with
5. No correction required

2. Within significant improvement, supplies from India, Nepal ended its rationing of fuel imposed after the turbulence over the new Constitution.
1. Improvement with significant in
2. Significant improvement within
3. With significant improvement
4. With improvement in significance
5. No correction required

3. Their Concerns   underlining the mounting challenge for law enforcement agencies that are trying to keep pace with the speed of technology.
1. underline the mounting
2. mounting the underline
3. mounted the underline
4. underline the mount
5. No correction required

4. Day on day, sedition drama plays out to be a national audience.
1. Day with day
2. Day by day
3. Day for day
4. Day before day
5. No Correction required

5. When it came to pleasing one political masters, there is such a thing as doing a job too well.
1. comes with pleasing one's
2. come to pleased one
3. coming to pleasing one
4. came to pleased one's
5. No correction required

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Answer :

1. Breaking ranks with
2. With significant improvement
3. underline the mounting
4. Day by day
5. comes with pleasing one's

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