Verbal Ability - Spotting Errors - Discussion

Discussion :: Spotting Errors - Section 1 (Q.No.170)

Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 'D'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

170. 

(solve as per the direction given above)

[A]. Will you lend me
[B]. little money
[C]. to tide over this crisis.
[D]. No error.

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

a little money

Saurabh said: (Mar 5, 2013)  
A little signifies negativity of situation. 'Little' signifies positivity in statements. Ex. I have little wine, do you want to taste ?, positivity of sharing is shown in above statement.

Payal Biswas said: (Jan 25, 2016)  
Why not 'some' in place of 'little'?

Sourabh said: (Sep 10, 2016)  
Little is used for countable noun whereas some are used for a uncountable noun.

Akash said: (Aug 7, 2018)  
Here is there is no question sign '?' so. Why will option Cc not be the answer?

Harish said: (May 20, 2020)  
Why 'borrow' is not used in the place of Lent?

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