Comma Test: Identify The Error Quiz! Trivia

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Comma test: identify the error quiz trivia. How good are you when it comes to using commas? Do you know that if a phrase contains more than one preposition, a comma may be used unless a verb immediately follows the phrase? What other facts do you know about when and how to use a comma? Do take up this challenging quiz and get to test out your skills. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The guests had arrived for John's party but no one greeted them at the door.  
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      The guests had arrived for John's party but, no one greeted them at the door.

    • C. 

      The guests had arrived for John's party, but no one greeted them at the door.

  • 2. 
    They knocked on his door called his name and tapped on his window.
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      They knocked on his door, called his name, and tapped on his window.

    • C. 

      They knocked on his door called his name, and tapped on his window.

  • 3. 
    Bill drove to the nearest telephone Rose sat on the steps and Adolph walked across the street.  
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      Bill drove to the nearest telephone, Rose sat on the steps, and Adolph walked across the street.

    • C. 

      Bill drove to the nearest telephone Rose, sat on the steps and Adolph walked across the street.

  • 4. 
    Bill telephoned the neighbor who lived across the street.
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      Bill telephoned the neighbor, who lived across the street.

    • C. 

      Bill, telephoned the neighbor who lived across the street.

  • 5. 
    Not expecting his guests until the following week John had driven to Hopkinsville Kentucky on December 2 1974.
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      Not expecting his guests until the following week, John had driven to Hopkinsville Kentucky on December 2, 1974.

    • C. 

      Not expecting his guests until the following week John had driven to Hopkinsville Kentucky on December 2, 1974.

  • 6. 
    The guest rather disappointed and puzzled went home.  
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      The guest, rather disappointed and puzzled, went home.

    • C. 

      The guest rather disappointed and puzzled, went home.

  • 7. 
    As you might have guessed John was not expecting guests that night.
    • A. 

      The sentence is written correctly.

    • B. 

      As you might have guessed John, was not expecting guests that night.

    • C. 

      As you might have guessed, John was not expecting guests that night.

  • 8. 
    John is usually a dependable thoughtful person.
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      John is usually a dependable, thoughtful person.

    • C. 

      John, is usually a dependable thoughtful person.

  • 9. 
    Because Willard liked Rose he commented about her laugh.  
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      Because Willard liked Rose he, commented about her laugh.

    • C. 

      Because Willard like Rose, he commented about her laugh.

  • 10. 
    In spite of what happened they still like John.
    • A. 

      The sentence is correctly written.

    • B. 

      In spite, of what happened they still like John.

    • C. 

      In spite of what happened, they still like John.

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