Spot the Errors - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 26267

Q.  Women after women (1) / spoke against (2) / the practice (3) / of dowry. (4) / No Error (5)
- Published on 11 Jan 17

a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 4
e. 5

ANSWER: 1
 
In cases of the form, “Noun + Preposition + Noun”, noun is always singular. i.e. woman after woman.

The correct sentence should be: Woman after woman spoke against the practice of dowry.

Examples:
IncorrectCorrect
Days after daysDay after day
Days by daysDay by day
Rows upon rowsRow upon row

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