: Common Errors
This section is based on finding errors in a part of the given sentence. These questions are helpful for the English MCQ questions for SSC, Bank and other exams.
1. Find out the part which contains an error.
A. hardly has we settled down
B. for the night's rest when we were
C. startled by the loud noise being made outside the house
D. No error
Answer: C. C
Replace 'By' with 'at', because at preposition is used with startled,amazed etc.