English Grammar MCQ Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Have you had __________ to look at the photos I sent you?
    • A. 

      The moment

    • B. 

      The possibility

    • C. 

      An occasion

    • D. 

      A chance

  • 2. 
    19. That hat completely __________ your appearance.
    • A. 

      Amends

    • B. 

      Adapts

    • C. 

      Alters

    • D. 

      Adjusts

  • 3. 
    He's a horrible man. I cannot stand the __________ of him.
    • A. 

      View

    • B. 

      Appearance

    • C. 

      Sight

    • D. 

      Glimpse

  • 4. 
    You must make __________ for him: he's not very well.
    • A. 

      Adjustment

    • B. 

      Allowances

    • C. 

      Accommodation

    • D. 

      Amends

  • 5. 
    He's hardly got any money, but he always dresses immaculately: he likes to __________ .
    • A. 

      Put his best foot forward

    • B. 

      Make a splash

    • C. 

      Paint the town red

    • D. 

      Keep up appearances

  • 6. 
    Choose the ending which forms a noun related to the word 'cruel'.
    • A. 

      Cruel- -ity

    • B. 

      Cruel- -dom

    • C. 

      Cruel- -th

    • D. 

      Cruel- -ty

  • 7. 
    Three of these stems can be made into a noun by adding -over, e.g., stop+over => stopover. Find the one which cannot.
    • A. 

      Hang- -over

    • B. 

      Left- -over

    • C. 

      Break- -over

    • D. 

      Take- -over

  • 8. 
    Three of these words can be made into verbs by adding -n or -en, e.g., wide=> widen. Find the one which cannot.
    • A. 

      Threat

    • B. 

      Depth

    • C. 

      Length

    • D. 

      Height

  • 9. 
    Three of these stems can form verbs ending in -ify, e.g., electr- => electrify. Find the one which cannot.
    • A. 

      Min-

    • B. 

      Ampl-

    • C. 

      Fals-

    • D. 

      Clar-

  • 10. 
    A. Prepostions, Word Order and EXTRA grammar Choose the correct answer. Only one answer is correct. EXAMPLE. John __________ not here today. are be is am __________ say anything more.
    • A. 

      I'd rather not to

    • B. 

      I hadn't rather

    • C. 

      I rather didn't

    • D. 

      I'd rather not

  • 11. 
    If he __________ that to me, I'd have handed in my notice.
    • A. 

      Would have said

    • B. 

      Had said

    • C. 

      Said

    • D. 

      Was saying

  • 12. 
    Never forget __________ a soldier.
    • A. 

      You are

    • B. 

      You to be

    • C. 

      Your being

    • D. 

      You're being

  • 13. 
    Which sentence is closest in meaning to the sentence underlined? You really must have this room redecorated.
    • A. 

      I assume that you were obliged to redecorate this room.

    • B. 

      It is my view that this room needs to be redecorated.

    • C. 

      I assume that you redecorated this room yourself.

    • D. 

      Did you pay someone else to redecorate this room?

  • 14. 
    How dare you accuse me __________ flirting with your secretary?
    • A. 

      By

    • B. 

      For

    • C. 

      Of

    • D. 

      With

  • 15. 
    He told her __________ her face that she was a thief.
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      At

    • C. 

      Before

    • D. 

      To

  • 16. 
    The ambulance arrived __________ minutes of the emergency call.
    • A. 

      Within

    • B. 

      By

    • C. 

      After

    • D. 

      With

  • 17. 
    11. I __________ sight of her just as she disappeared into the bank.
    • A. 

      Had

    • B. 

      Caught

    • C. 

      Took

    • D. 

      Made

  • 18. 
    I know you're angry, but that's no reason to __________ it out on me.
    • A. 

      Let

    • B. 

      Put

    • C. 

      Take

    • D. 

      Throw

  • 19. 
    He never speaks well of anybody: he's always running people __________ .
    • A. 

      Down

    • B. 

      Out

    • C. 

      Off

    • D. 

      Up

  • 20. 
    Choose the correct answer- The house was locked, so __________ could get in.
    • A. 

      Everybody

    • B. 

      Anybody

    • C. 

      Somebody

    • D. 

      Nobody

  • 21. 
    Some people have difficulty in making __________ understood.
    • A. 

      Themselves

    • B. 

      Them

    • C. 

      One

    • D. 

      Oneself

  • 22. 
    You look __________ a ghost.
    • A. 

      Like you see

    • B. 

      Like seeing

    • C. 

      As though to see

    • D. 

      As if you had seen

  • 23. 
    Alex: I don't think I'll come with you tomorrow. Jim:  OK, but let me know if you __________ .
    • A. 

      Move your opinion

    • B. 

      Change your mind

    • C. 

      Change idea

    • D. 

      Alert your mind

  • 24. 
    __________ to see the new offices yet?
    • A. 

      Have you had a chance

    • B. 

      Did you get the possibility

    • C. 

      Have you got the occasion

    • D. 

      Do you get the opportunity

  • 25. 
    The English __________ when meeting for the first time.
    • A. 

      Hold hands

    • B. 

      Give the hand

    • C. 

      Offer the hand

    • D. 

      Shake hands

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