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Find Out Which Part of the Sentence Has an Error. Not Only the Bandits Robbed the Traveller of His Purse but Also Wounded Him Grievously. - English Language

Question

MCQ

Find out which part of the sentence has an error.
Not only the bandits robbed the traveller of his purse but also wounded him grievously.

Options

  • Not only the bandits robbed

  • the traveller of his purse

  • but also wounded him grievously

  • No error

Solution

The modifier 'not only' has been placed incorrectly; it should have been The bandits not only robbed.
Hence, Not only the bandits robbed is the correct option.

Concept: Incorrect/Correct Sentences (Entrance Exams)
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