Verbal Ability - Spotting Errors - Discussion

Discussion :: Spotting Errors - Section 2 (Q.No.15)

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 'E'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any).

15. 

(solve as per the direction given above)

[A]. A lot of money
[B]. is wasted in
[C]. the duplication of work
[D]. in every organisation.
[E]. No error.

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

is wasted on

Sravya Bhaskarla said: (Dec 8, 2014)  
Can anyone explain the difference between "wasted in" and "wasted on"?

Krish said: (Sep 1, 2015)  
Why not has been wasted in?

Madhu Sree said: (Jul 11, 2018)  
Why wasted on? Explain in detail.

Tushar said: (Aug 18, 2018)  
Whether "is wasted " is correct? Please explain me.

Mrinmoy Manna said: (Oct 22, 2018)  
"Waste on" is a group verb. It means to spend, thrift.

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