CSR Prep 1 Grammar

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CSR/RPR Grammar quiz


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  • 1. 
    When we were little, our nanny would tell Joanna and me ghost stories.
    • A. 

      Correct as is.

    • B. 

      Joanna and I

    • C. 

      Me and Joanna

    • D. 

      I and Joanna

  • 2. 
    That book is your's; this one is our's
    • A. 

      Correct as is.

    • B. 

      Yours; this one is ours.

    • C. 

      Yours, this one is ours.

    • D. 

      Your's,. this one is our's

  • 3. 
    There was a serious difference of opinion between her and I.
    • A. 

      Correct as is.

    • B. 

      She and I.

    • C. 

      Her and me.

    • D. 

      She and me.

  • 4. 
    People which are always idle can never be happy.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Whom are

    • C. 

      That are

    • D. 

      Who are

  • 5. 
    I don't know what to counsil in this case.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Counsel

    • C. 

      Council

    • D. 

      Consul

  • 6. 
    We were not surprised at him loosing his way.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      His losing

    • C. 

      Him losing

    • D. 

      His loosing

  • 7. 
    The principles who write the agreement will ellicit a lawsuit.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Principles, elicit

    • C. 

      Principals, illicit

    • D. 

      Principals, elicit

  • 8. 
    We are already for your advice anytime.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Already, any time

    • C. 

      All ready, anytime

    • D. 

      All ready any time

  • 9. 
    Both mother in laws were here.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Mother-in-laws

    • C. 

      Mothers-in-laws

    • D. 

      Mothers-in-law

  • 10. 
    The car went past me on the left and stopped further down the road.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Past, farther

    • C. 

      Passed, further

    • D. 

      Passed, farther

  • 11. 
    The act, to which I referred previously was amended.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      To which I referred previously,

    • C. 

      To which I referred, previously

    • D. 

      To whom I referred previously

  • 12. 
    Having rendered a verdict, the members of the jury were already to be poled.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      All ready, polled

    • C. 

      Already, polled

    • D. 

      All ready, poled

  • 13. 
    Having borne the burden, he could not bare to see it lifted.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Born, bare

    • C. 

      Borne, bear

    • D. 

      Bourne, bear

  • 14. 
    If he would have drank more milk, his health would have been better.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Would drink

    • C. 

      Had drank

    • D. 

      Had drunk

  • 15. 
    Present in the convention hall is two High School principals.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Are two high school principals.

    • C. 

      Is two high school principals.

    • D. 

      Are two high school principles.

  • 16. 
    The funds were ours to disperse.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Ours, disburse

    • C. 

      Our's, disperse

    • D. 

      Our's disburse

  • 17. 
    The jury, having its compliment of twelve, was dually sworn.
    • A. 

      Correct as is

    • B. 

      Complement, dually

    • C. 

      Compliment, duly

    • D. 

      Complement, duly

  • 18. 
    If your company operates in the red, its ____________ condition must be poor.
    • A. 

      Physical

    • B. 

      Fiscal

    • C. 

      Fisical

    • D. 

      Ficsal

  • 19. 
    You are _________ to say something wrong.
    • A. 

      Liable

    • B. 

      Libel

    • C. 

      Likely

    • D. 

      Like

  • 20. 
    There are ___________ calories on this menu than on the other one.
    • A. 

      Less

    • B. 

      Lesser

    • C. 

      Fewer

    • D. 

      Smaller

  • 21. 
    Each of the suspects ____fingerprinted.
    • A. 

      Was

    • B. 

      Were

  • 22. 
    Jason gave a______ interesting speech and spoke for ________ a long time
    • A. 

      Quiet, quite

    • B. 

      Quite, quite

    • C. 

      Quit, quiet

  • 23. 
    The egg _______ was broken.
    • A. 

      Yoke

    • B. 

      Yolke

    • C. 

      Yoek

    • D. 

      Yolk

  • 24. 
    Before they could build the plant, they had to ________ everything on the property.
    • A. 

      Raise

    • B. 

      Raze

    • C. 

      Raize

    • D. 

      Razz

  • 25. 
    The Court should _________ you for contempt.
    • A. 

      Site

    • B. 

      Sight

    • C. 

      Cite

  • 26. 
    Did Steven say ___________ responsible for the debts?
    • A. 

      Whose

    • B. 

      Who's

    • C. 

      Who'se

  • 27. 
    He wants us do it, so __________ do it.
    • A. 

      Lets

    • B. 

      Let's

  • 28. 
    Did all of you give _______________________ a pat on the back?
    • A. 

      Yourself

    • B. 

      Yourselfs

    • C. 

      Yourselfs'

    • D. 

      Yourselves

  • 29. 
    The __________________ were hired by the _________________ manager.
    • A. 

      Personel

    • B. 

      Personal

    • C. 

      Personnel

    • D. 

      Personnal

  • 30. 
    _________ of the clerks was instructed to do his own work.
    • A. 

      All

    • B. 

      Some

    • C. 

      Each

  • 31. 
    When the plan is presented, I shall favor ________ adoption
    • A. 

      Our

    • B. 

      Its

    • C. 

      It's

    • D. 

      Its'

  • 32. 
    The clerk ____________ telephoned his superior in order to delay the meeting.
    • A. 

      Could of

    • B. 

      Out to

    • C. 

      Should of

    • D. 

      Could have

  • 33. 
    They were the only people who received votes __________ me.
    • A. 

      Except

    • B. 

      Besides

    • C. 

      Unless

    • D. 

      Accept

  • 34. 
    Neither of the men ____________ satisfactory work.
    • A. 

      Done

    • B. 

      Haven't done

    • C. 

      Have done

    • D. 

      Has done

  • 35. 
    I didn't go ___________________ in particular.
    • A. 

      Nowhere

    • B. 

      Anywhere

    • C. 

      Anywheres

    • D. 

      Anywere

  • 36. 
    The _____________ important one of these five items warrants emphasis.
    • A. 

      Most

    • B. 

      Greatest

    • C. 

      More

    • D. 

      Greater

  • 37. 
    The question has not been debated by either the Democrats _________  the Republicans.
    • A. 

      Nor

    • B. 

      And

    • C. 

      Neither

    • D. 

      Or

  • 38. 
    It may be noted in passing that there are several ___________________ of secretaries other than legal and medical secretaries.
    • A. 

      Kind

    • B. 

      Kinds

    • C. 

      Numbers

    • D. 

      Number

  • 39. 
    Not every individual offered ______________ opinion.
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      There

    • C. 

      Their

    • D. 

      His

  • 40. 
    We often come across the person who speaks his mind and who _______________ the civil practice of the modern era.
    • A. 

      Denounce

    • B. 

      Denounces

    • C. 

      Are denouncing

    • D. 

      Denounced

  • 41. 
    Comparison of morals in present and past societies ______________ not easy.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Were

    • D. 

      Aren't

  • 42. 
    The box of ___________________ was a gift from his sister.
    • A. 

      Stationery

    • B. 

      Stationary

  • 43. 
    The marching band will _____________________ the float from Illinois.
    • A. 

      Proceed

    • B. 

      Precede

    • C. 

      Preceed

  • 44. 
    If we can help in ____________, please tell us.
    • A. 

      Any way

    • B. 

      Anyway

  • 45. 
    Springfield is the _____________________ of Illinois
    • A. 

      Capital

    • B. 

      Capitol

  • 46. 
    The _____________________ of the ruling was to reduce the powers of the president.
    • A. 

      Affect

    • B. 

      Effect

  • 47. 
    The ______________ paid his rent directly to the landlord.
    • A. 

      Lessee

    • B. 

      Lessor

  • 48. 
    A report submitted twice a year is a _________________ report.
    • A. 

      Biannual

    • B. 

      Biennial