Find the mistakes<br />10 sentences – 3 correct<br />Sentences and answers<br />Ref: 100301A<br />
Question 1:<br />The number of people who were married increased steadily.<br />
Answer 1: Correct<br />The number of people who were married increased steadily.<br />
Question 2:<br />There was dramatic increase in the number of tourists.<br />
Answer 2: Error - article<br />There was a dramatic increase in the number of tourists.<br />
Question 3:<br />The percentage of people who travelled to work by car fell steady.<br />
Answer 3: Error – adjective / adverb<br />The percentage of people who travelled to work by car fell steadily.<br />
Question 4:<br />There was increase steady in sales of cars.<br />
Answer 4: Error – article / adjective position<br />There was a steady increase in sales of cars.<br />
Question 5:<br />The number of people living in the city centre declined sharply.<br />
Answer 5: Correct<br />The number of people living in the city centre declined sharply.<br />
Question 6:<br />There was a sharply decline in the amount of land available for building.<br />
Answer 6: Error – adjective / adverb<br />There was a sharp decline in the amount of land available for building.<br />
Question 7:<br />During the period 1970 to 1995 number of people travelling abroad increased gradually, but then fell shar...
Answer 7: Error - article<br />During the period 1970 to 1995 the number of people travelling abroad increased gradually, ...
Question 8:<br />Sales of computers rose dramatically from just under 1 million per year to over 3 million per year betwee...
Answer 8: Correct<br />Sales of computers rose dramatically from just under 1 million per year to over 3 million per year ...
Question 9:<br />There was a steady decline of sales of houses between 2006 and 2008, but then sales increased slightly in...
Answer 9: Error - preposition<br />There was a steady decline in sales of houses between 2006 and 2008, but then sales inc...
Question 10:<br />The percentage of people who got married in the USA slight declined in the 1990s but rose again in the 5...
Answer 10: Error – adjective / adverb<br />The percentage of people who got married in the USA declined slightly in the 19...
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100301 A Errors Numbers

  1. 1. Find the mistakes<br />10 sentences – 3 correct<br />Sentences and answers<br />Ref: 100301A<br />
  2. 2. Question 1:<br />The number of people who were married increased steadily.<br />
  3. 3. Answer 1: Correct<br />The number of people who were married increased steadily.<br />
  4. 4. Question 2:<br />There was dramatic increase in the number of tourists.<br />
  5. 5. Answer 2: Error - article<br />There was a dramatic increase in the number of tourists.<br />
  6. 6. Question 3:<br />The percentage of people who travelled to work by car fell steady.<br />
  7. 7. Answer 3: Error – adjective / adverb<br />The percentage of people who travelled to work by car fell steadily.<br />
  8. 8. Question 4:<br />There was increase steady in sales of cars.<br />
  9. 9. Answer 4: Error – article / adjective position<br />There was a steady increase in sales of cars.<br />
  10. 10. Question 5:<br />The number of people living in the city centre declined sharply.<br />
  11. 11. Answer 5: Correct<br />The number of people living in the city centre declined sharply.<br />
  12. 12. Question 6:<br />There was a sharply decline in the amount of land available for building.<br />
  13. 13. Answer 6: Error – adjective / adverb<br />There was a sharp decline in the amount of land available for building.<br />
  14. 14. Question 7:<br />During the period 1970 to 1995 number of people travelling abroad increased gradually, but then fell sharply in 1996.<br />
  15. 15. Answer 7: Error - article<br />During the period 1970 to 1995 the number of people travelling abroad increased gradually, but then fell sharply in 1996.<br />
  16. 16. Question 8:<br />Sales of computers rose dramatically from just under 1 million per year to over 3 million per year between 1995 and 2005.<br />
  17. 17. Answer 8: Correct<br />Sales of computers rose dramatically from just under 1 million per year to over 3 million per year between 1995 and 2005.<br />
  18. 18. Question 9:<br />There was a steady decline of sales of houses between 2006 and 2008, but then sales increased slightly in 2009.<br />
  19. 19. Answer 9: Error - preposition<br />There was a steady decline in sales of houses between 2006 and 2008, but then sales increased slightly in 2009.<br />
  20. 20. Question 10:<br />The percentage of people who got married in the USA slight declined in the 1990s but rose again in the 5 year period from 2000 to 2005.<br />
  21. 21. Answer 10: Error – adjective / adverb<br />The percentage of people who got married in the USA declined slightly in the 1990s but rose again in the 5 year period from 2000 to 2005.<br />

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