Correction of Common Errors (Cont'd...)
West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) 1970
Incorrect: No animal is as fierce like the tiger.
Correct:    No animal is as fierce as the tiger.
Incorrect: Those who are physically fit, their cases will be considered.
Correct:    The cases of those who are physically fit, will be considered.
Incorrect: Many people were perished in the flood.
Correct:    Many people perished in the flood.
Incorrect: I am wondering how did he do it.
Correct:    I am wondering how he did it.
Incorrect: The children said that they do not know where he live.
Correct:    The children said that they did not know where he lived.
Incorrect: They insisted me to partake the food.
Correct:    They insisted on my partaking of the food.
West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) 1971
Incorrect: He came today morning.
Correct:    He has come this morning.
Incorrect: Unless you do not work hard you will fail.
Correct:    Unless you work hard you will fail.
Incorrect: Nobody prevented me to go there.
Correct:    Nobody prevented from going there.
Incorrect: I wrote this letter by a fountain pen.
Correct:    I wrote this letter with a fountain pen.
Incorrect: Why you killed him?
Correct:    Why did you kill him?
Incorrect: We ask your favour of granting this application.
Correct:    We ask the favour of your granting this application.
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