Verbal Ability - Spotting Errors - Discussion

Discussion :: Spotting Errors - Section 1 (Q.No.131)

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).

131. 

(solve as per the direction given above)

[A]. The single biggest gainer in this process
[B]. was ITC's Gold Flake Kings sales are estimated
[C]. to have moved up from 50 million to 200 million sticks per month during 1987 and last year.
[D]. No error.

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

was ITC's Gold Flake Kings sales of which are estimated' or 'whose sales are estimated

Avinash said: (Feb 26, 2015)  
I think there should be gold flake kings of ITC instead of ITC's gold flake kings.

Mahendra said: (Aug 9, 2015)  
I think option A is also incorrect because of the word 'Single'.

As Biggest itself refers to only one; I feel, the use of the word 'single' is incorrect here.

Henok said: (Aug 11, 2016)  
We can use A instead of The.

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