Conjunction And Conjunctive Adverb

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Noonee
N
Noonee
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 1 | Total Attempts: 3,166
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 3,192

SettingsSettingsSettings
Conjunction And Conjunctive Adverb - Quiz


The quiz test student's ability to use conjunction and con junctive adverb correctly.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Chaiya failed in an examination_________ he worked hard.

    • A.

      Unless

    • B.

      If

    • C.

      In spite of

    • D.

      So

    Correct Answer
    C. In spite of
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "in spite of". This phrase is used to show a contrast between two things. In this case, it indicates that Chaiya failed in the examination despite the fact that he worked hard. It highlights the unexpected or contradictory outcome of his hard work.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    That man can't work hard________he is very sick.

    • A.

      Althought

    • B.

      Because of

    • C.

      In spite of

    • D.

      Because

    Correct Answer
    D. Because
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "because" because it indicates a cause-and-effect relationship between the man being very sick and his inability to work hard. The word "because" is used to explain the reason or cause behind something, and in this case, it explains why the man is unable to work hard.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    I am so tired__________ I can't keep on working.

    • A.

      That

    • B.

      But

    • C.

      As

    • D.

      Because

    Correct Answer
    A. That
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "that". In this sentence, "that" is used as a subordinating conjunction to introduce a result or consequence clause. It indicates the reason or cause for the speaker's inability to keep on working, emphasizing their exhaustion.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    You speak__________ you know everything.

    • A.

      As if

    • B.

      But

    • C.

      Although

    • D.

      With

    Correct Answer
    A. As if
    Explanation
    The phrase "as if" is used to express a hypothetical or unreal situation. In this context, it suggests that when someone speaks "as if" they know everything, they are pretending or acting in a way that implies knowledge or expertise that they may not actually possess.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    I have been here_________ i was a young boy.

    • A.

      As soon as

    • B.

      From

    • C.

      Since

    • D.

      While

    Correct Answer
    C. Since
    Explanation
    The word "since" is the correct answer because it indicates that the speaker has been at the location since they were a young boy. It implies a continuous period of time starting from the speaker's childhood until the present moment.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Mar 22, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Jan 15, 2013
    Quiz Created by
    Noonee
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.