Spot the Errors - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 26540

Q.  The lady (1)  / asked me (2)  / if there was any (3)  / place in the bus. (4)  / No Error (5)
- Published on 31 Jan 17

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

In case of 'bus/ train/ cart/ van/ compartment', 'room' is used for space, not 'place'.

The correct sentence should be: The lady asked me if there was any room in the bus.

Some other wrongly used words are:
True fact/ Actual factFact (Fact by definition is true.)
Past historyHistory
Unexpected surpriseSurprise
Alternative choiceEither use 'alternative' or 'choice', not both
Sum totalEither 'sum' or 'total', not both
Consensus opinionConsensus
Consort husband/ wifeConsort

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