Take This Quiz And Test Your Knowledge Over The 8 Parts Of Speech

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Parts Of Speech Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know your parts of speech? Take this quiz and test your knowledge over the 8 parts of speech. Don't forget the football player, VIC NAPPA.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of speech modifies a noun or pronoun?
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Interjection

  • 2. 
    What part of speech expresses action or being?
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 3. 
    What part of speech joins words or group of words?
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 4. 
    What part of speech expresses feeling or emotion?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Interjection

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 5. 
    What part of speech names a person, place, thing or idea?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 6. 
    What part of speech takes the place of a noun or nouns?
    • A. 

      Pronoun

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Interjection

  • 7. 
    What part of speech modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Prepostion

    • D. 

      Pronoun

  • 8. 
    What part of speech relates a noun or pronoun to another word in a sentence?
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 9. 
    Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence. My mom gave me thirty dollars to buy a DVD at Best Buy.
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 10. 
    Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence. Did you know that kangaroos hop down mountains drinking chocolate milk?
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 11. 
    Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence. There was a peculiar man by the door.
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 12. 
    Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence. The white rabbit didn't want to be late, so he hopped as fast as he could through Wonderland. 
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Pronoun

  • 13. 
    Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence. As they say in The Lion King, "Can you feel the love tonight?"
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 14. 
    Fill in the blank with the correct part of speech. After, around, at, behind, beside, off, through, until, upon, and with are all examples of common ____________.
    • A. 

      Prepositions

    • B. 

      Conjunctions

    • C. 

      Pronouns

    • D. 

      Verbs

  • 15. 
    Fill in the blank with the correct part of speech. I, me, we, he, she, himself, herself, and they are all examples of ____________.
    • A. 

      Nouns

    • B. 

      Prepositions

    • C. 

      Pronouns

    • D. 

      Adjectives

  • 16. 
    Name the 8 parts of speech in the order given. *Make sure your spelling is correct. *Type them in a list just as you see below (filling in the blanks as you go). V _ _ _ I n t e r _ _ _ t i o n C o n _ _ _ _ t i o n N _ _ _ A d j e c _ _ _ _ P r o _ _ _ _ P r e p _ _ _ t i o n A d _ _ _ _