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Find Out Which Part of the Sentence Has an Error. Everyone of the Men Present Here Has Given a Day'S Pay as Their Contribution to the Fund. - English Language

Question

MCQ

Find out which part of the sentence has an error.
Everyone of the men present here has given a day's pay as their contribution to the fund.

Options

  • Everyone of the men present here

  • has given a day's pay

  • as their contribution to the fund

  • No error

Solution

With the words 'each' and 'every', the verb as well as the pronoun should be singular in number. Therefore the pronoun 'their' is incorrect.
Hence, 'as their contribution to the fund' is the correct option.

Concept: Incorrect/Correct Sentences (Entrance Exams)
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