Verbal Ability - Spotting Errors - Discussion

Discussion :: Spotting Errors - Section 1 (Q.No.149)

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).

149. 

(solve as per the direction given above)

[A]. The presumption that the average investor does not understand
[B]. or take interest in the affairs of the company
[C]. is not correct.
[D]. No error.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Pranav said: (Mar 29, 2011)  
Option A
The presumption that AN average investor does not understand

Rajamanickam said: (Aug 14, 2011)  
The presumption that an average investor does not understand.

Amit Kumar said: (Jun 5, 2013)  
Option A as argued in above 2 comments and option B may also be opted or TAKES interest in the affairs of the company.

Urja said: (Apr 9, 2014)  
The correct answer is:

The presumption that the average investor does not understand or take an interest in the affairs of the company is not correct.

Akhlesh Kumar said: (Oct 7, 2016)  
I think there is an error in b) or take interest in the affairs of the company.

Anil said: (Nov 24, 2016)  
It should come as, does not take any interest.

Abhi said: (Jan 16, 2018)  
According to me, it should be, "The presumption that an average investor does not understand or takes an interest in the affairs of the company is not correct. ".

Chandan Kumar said: (Aug 29, 2019)  
The presumption that an average investor neither understands nor takes interest in the affairs of the company is the correct form.

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