Spot the Errors - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 26110
Q. That store (1) / hadn't hardly (2) / any of the (3) / required products. (4) / No Error (5)- Published on 06 Jan 17
'Hardly' itself conveys a negative sense. Use of 'had not' is not required in this case.
The correct sentence should be: That store hardly had any of the required products.