Objects: Direct And Indirect

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  • 1. 
    What questions does a direct object answer?
    • A. 

      What and where?

    • B. 

      How and why?

    • C. 

      When and whom?

    • D. 

      What and whom?


  • 2. 
    Direct and indirect objects are what parts of speech?
    • A. 

      Adjective and adverb

    • B. 

      Noun and pronoun

    • C. 

      Verb and interjection

    • D. 

      Adverb and verb


  • 3. 
    What type of verb can take a direct object?
    • A. 

      Helping

    • B. 

      Passive

    • C. 

      Transitive


  • 4. 
    True or False:  A sentence can have a indirect object without a direct object.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 5. 
    What questions does an indirect object answer?
    • A. 

      To what and to whom?

    • B. 

      For what and for whom?

    • C. 

      Both A and B


  • 6. 
    If a sentence has both direct and indirect objects, then what appears first in the sentence?  The direct or indirect object?
    • A. 

      Direct

    • B. 

      Indirect

    • C. 

      I wasn't paying attention that day in class.


  • 7. 
    Identify the direct object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.I won the championship game of Scrabble last weekend!
    • A. 

      Championship

    • B. 

      Game

    • C. 

      Scrabble

    • D. 

      None


  • 8. 
    Identify the direct object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.My iPhone died yesterday.
    • A. 

      My

    • B. 

      IPhone

    • C. 

      Yesterday

    • D. 

      None


  • 9. 
    Identify the direct object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.For my babysitting services, Mrs. Badboy paid twenty dollars.
    • A. 

      Services

    • B. 

      Mrs. Badboy

    • C. 

      Dollars

    • D. 

      None


  • 10. 
    True or False:  The direct object of a sentence is never the subject of that same sentence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 11. 
    True or False:  The object of the preposition is not the direct object in a sentence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 12. 
    Identify the indirect object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.Paul gave Teresa a new hat for her birthday.
    • A. 

      Birthday

    • B. 

      Hat

    • C. 

      Teresa

    • D. 

      None


  • 13. 
    Identify the indirect object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.The Three Bears ate carrot soup with Bugs Bunny.
    • A. 

      Soup

    • B. 

      Bugs Bunny

    • C. 

      None


  • 14. 
    Identify the indirect object in the following sentence.  Sherry lent Arlene one dollar for the Diet Coke in the teachers' lounge.
    • A. 

      Sherry

    • B. 

      Arlene

    • C. 

      Dollar

    • D. 

      Diet Coke


  • 15. 
    Identify the indirect object in the following sentence.  If there is none, choose none.The nail tech painted my nails with red polish by Opi, my favorite brand.
    • A. 

      Nails

    • B. 

      Polish

    • C. 

      None


  • 16. 
    True or False:  The indirect object is always after the direct object in a sentence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 17. 
    Can there be more than one direct object in a sentence?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      I haven't a clue.


  • 18. 
    Identify the direct and indirect objects in the following sentence.  Danny made Lesa a delicious omelette for her breakfast.
    • A. 

      Danny and Lesa

    • B. 

      Omelette and breakfast

    • C. 

      Lesa and omelette


  • 19. 
    Identify the direct and indirect objects in the following sentence. The shy boy bought the little redhaired girl a candygram for Valentine's day.
    • A. 

      Boy, day

    • B. 

      Girl, candygram

    • C. 

      Redhaired, shy


  • 20. 
    Identify the direct and indirect objects in the following sentence. Gerald played Thelma her favorite song on his tenor saxophone for their wedding anniversary.
    • A. 

      Thelma, song

    • B. 

      Saxophone, anniversary

    • C. 

      Gerald, song


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