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Q.66. The two children, (1)/ brother and sister, were onto (2)/ their way to school. (3)/No Error (4) [SSC CGL 21 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
Explanation :- On the way (to something or some place) means moving toward a place/ something.
Example – Reema is better now and on the way to recovery.
We may use possessive pronoun (their)with this phrasal verb
Example – They were on their way after completing the task.
Replae onto by on in part (2)

Q .67. I took the shortest (1)/ way through the (2)/ little park close the palace. (3)/No Error (4). [SSC CGL 21 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
Explanation :- preposition close to means near
Example – The school is close to (near) the church.
Correct uses should be little park close to the palace in part (3)

Q.68. As it came to a stop (1)/ the conductor called (2)/ over in a loud voice. (3)/No Error (4). [SSC CGL 21 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
Explanation : – Call out means to shout , especially when you are trying to get someone’s attention.
Example – She tried to call out to him through the window.
Write “ out in a loud voice ” in part (3)

Q.69. He parked the (1)/ car front of the house and (2)/ headed down the street. (3)/No Error (4). SSC CGL Spotting Error 22 AUG 2017
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
Explanation :- If someone or something is in front of a particular thing, they are close to the front part of it. The correct uses are ‘in front of’

Q.70. He turned and walked (1)/ away, his head nearly a (2)/ foot up the others. (3)/No Error (4). [SSC CGL Spotting Error 22 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
Explanation :- This is prepositional mistake write “ foot above the others” in part (3)

Q.71. The sailors divided his (1)/ money around themselves and (2)/ the ship sailed on. (3)/No Error (4). SSC CGL Spotting Error 22 AUG 2017
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
Explanation :- Around means in all directions, throughout; example –We are going to plan a trip around the world.
Among means surrounded by / in or through the midst of ; example – This book is very popular among girls.
The correct uses should be money among themselves and in part (2)

Q.72. Thank you for (1)/ getting me (2)/ of the hook. (3)/No Error (4). [SSC CGL 22 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
Explanation :- Idiom “get off the hook” means to allow someone to escape from a difficult situation .
The correct uses should be off the hook in part (3)
Example – He agreed to go to the office in my place so that gets me off the hook.

Q.73.Freedom fighters laboured (1)/ to the good of (2)/the poor enslaved masses.(3)/No Error (4). SSC CGL Spotting Error 22 AUG 2017
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
Explanation :- For the good of someone or something means for the benefit, profit, or advantage of someone or something.
Example – He tried to get a job for the good of his children.
Correct uses should be for the good of in part (2)

Q.74. Father was upset (1)/when he found that (2)/you are not there.(3)/No Error (4) .[SSC CGL 22 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 3
Explanation :- As the sentence is in simple past tense the correct uses should be you were not there in part (3)

Q.75. The after morning (1)/ she woke to the first ray of (2)/ light through the window. (3)/No Error (4).  SSC CGL Spotting Error  23 AUG 2017
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 1
Explanation :- The early morning is the correct uses; to make this sentence meaningful replace after by early in part (1).

Q.76. He put the birds softly, (1)/ one by one, interior their (2)/ warm little home. (3)/No Error (4). SSC CGL Spotting Error 23 AUG 2017
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2
Explanation :- Interior(adjective) means situated on or relating to the inside of something 
Example – The interior decoration of this hall is very good.
But in this sentence we need preposition to connect and make the sentence meaningful.
The correct preposition inside should be used here in part (2)

Q.77. I had not completed my English homework (1)/ so I thought I was done with when the (2)/ teacher asked me to hand it in. (3)/ No Error (4). [SSC CGL 10 AUG 2017]
Options:
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
Correct Answer: 2

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