Verbal Ability - Spotting Errors - Discussion

Discussion :: Spotting Errors - Section 1 (Q.No.108)

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).

108. 

(solve as per the direction given above)

[A]. No sooner did the sun rise
[B]. when we took a hasty breakfast
[C]. and resumed the journey.
[D]. No error.

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

than we took a hasty breakfast

Chandu said: (Mar 31, 2012)  
When "sooner" came in first sentence, "then" used instead of when.

Palak Verma said: (Aug 3, 2017)  
Rose in the place of rise.

Huddie said: (Jun 26, 2018)  
C also has error 'our' should be in place of 'the'.

Sowjanya said: (Sep 10, 2018)  
"Then" is used there, not "than" because"then" is used only for comparison.

Alvien said: (Feb 19, 2021)  
@SOWJANYA.

It's the other way around, I think. "then" is used for comparison.

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