Spot the Errors - English (MCQ) for Bank, MBA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, SSC for Q. 26702

Q.  The robbers (1) / were caught just before (2) / they were about to (3) / escape the jail. (4) / No Error (5)
- Published on 06 Feb 17

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

ANSWER: 4
 
Remove ‘the’ before ‘jail’. Article should not be used before school, college, university, church, bed, hospital, prison, jail, court, bed, market, when these places are visited or used for their primary purpose.

The correct sentence should be: The robbers were caught just before they were about to escape jail.

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