Common Errors

Noun Errors Exercise for SSC with Other Competitive Exams

Choose the appropriate correct noun for the given sentences.

1. You should help the poor.

Poor is an adjective and the + adjective is taken as plural noun.
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the poor

2. Village after village is sinking because of the heavy rainfall.

Village after village stands for Noun + Preposition + the same Noun, for which we use singular verb.
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Village after village is

3. Have you bought two dozens eggs?

The word “Dozen” doesn’t change whether the object is plural or singular.
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Two dozen eggs

4. I love to keep furniture’s in my garden.

“Furniture” is a singular uncountable noun
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Furniture

5. He gave me an advice which I don’t like.

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A piece of advice

6. He has given me a good information.

Information is a singular uncountable noun
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Good information

7. My mathematics are not so weak.

The noun ending with “ics” becomes plural if the or possessive adjectives are used- my, your, our…… etc.
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My mathematics are

8. Your physics is so poor.

The noun ending with “ics” becomes plural if “the” or “possessive adjectives” are used-- my, your, our…… etc.
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Your physics are

9. The politics of NYC is dirty.

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The politics of NYC are

10. She wants to misuse my earnings.

The word “earnings” is always used in plural form.
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earnings

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