English 2010

42 Questions | Total Attempts: 49

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English Quizzes & Trivia

A variety of English terms, concepts, and spelling.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Prefix:un-
    • A. 

      Not

    • B. 

      Again

    • C. 

      Badly/ wrongly

    • D. 

      No

  • 2. 
    Prefix:re-
    • A. 

      Not

    • B. 

      Badly/ wrongly

    • C. 

      Again

    • D. 

      Before

  • 3. 
    Prefix:mis-
    • A. 

      Badly/ wrongly

    • B. 

      Not

    • C. 

      Before

    • D. 

      Again

  • 4. 
    Prefix:pre-
    • A. 

      Not

    • B. 

      Before

    • C. 

      Again

    • D. 

      Badly/ wrongly

  • 5. 
    Check all of the prefixes that mean not
    • A. 

      Pre-

    • B. 

      Im-

    • C. 

      In-

    • D. 

      Re-

    • E. 

      Non-

  • 6. 
    Suffix:-less
    • A. 

      Not as much

    • B. 

      Without/ lacking

    • C. 

      Not

    • D. 

      The act of

  • 7. 
    Suffix:-ist
    • A. 

      The state of being

    • B. 

      In the manner of

    • C. 

      To cause to be or to become

    • D. 

      A person who makes, does, or practices

  • 8. 
    Suffix:-ness
    • A. 

      Without or lacking

    • B. 

      State of being

    • C. 

      To cause to be or to becomre

    • D. 

      A peerson who makes, does, or practises

  • 9. 
    Suffix:-ly
    • A. 

      To make or cause to be or become

    • B. 

      State of being

    • C. 

      When, how, like, in the manner of

    • D. 

      Without/ lacking

  • 10. 
    Suffix:-fy
    • A. 

      To cause to be or become

    • B. 

      A person who makes, does, or practices

    • C. 

      State of being

    • D. 

      When, how, like, or in the manner of

  • 11. 
    Suffix: -ize
    • A. 

      A person who makes, does, or practice

    • B. 

      State of being

    • C. 

      When, how, like, in the manner of

    • D. 

      To cause to be or to become

  • 12. 
    Suffix:-ment
    • A. 

      The act of

    • B. 

      State of being

    • C. 

      Capable of

    • D. 

      Without/ lacking

  • 13. 
    Suffix:-able
    • A. 

      The act of

    • B. 

      State of being

    • C. 

      Capable of

    • D. 

      To cause to be or to become

  • 14. 
    What is a synonym?
    • A. 

      Words that have the opposite meaning

    • B. 

      A beat in a word

    • C. 

      A word that describes another word

    • D. 

      Words that have the same meaning

  • 15. 
    What is an antonym?
    • A. 

      A word that describes a verb

    • B. 

      Words that have opposite meanings

    • C. 

      Words with similar meaning

    • D. 

      A word that describes a noun

  • 16. 
    What is a compound word?
    • A. 

      A word with lots of syllables

    • B. 

      A word that is more than one

    • C. 

      One word that is made up of two separate words

    • D. 

      A word that sounds the same as another word, but spelled differently

  • 17. 
    What is a prefix?
    • A. 

      Letters that come before a base word which changes the meaning of the word

    • B. 

      Letters that come after a base word which changes the meaning of a word.

    • C. 

      Words that sound the same, and are spelled the same

    • D. 

      Words that sound the same, but have different spellings

  • 18. 
    What is a homophone?
    • A. 

      Words with the same spelling, but different sound. (bow-bend down, bow- nicely tied ribbon)

    • B. 

      Words that are spelled & sound the same, but have different meaning. (bat-mammal, bat- club)

    • C. 

      Words with the same sound, but spelled differently. (steak, stake)

  • 19. 
    What is a homograph?
    • A. 

      Words with the same spelling, but different sound. (bow-bend down, bow- nicely tied ribbon)

    • B. 

      Words that are spelled & sound the same, but have different meaning. (bat-mammal, bat- club)

    • C. 

      Words with the same sound, but spelled differently. (steak, stake)

  • 20. 
    What is a homonym?
    • A. 

      Words with the same spelling, but different sound. (bow-bend down, bow- nicely tied ribbon)

    • B. 

      Words that are spelled & sound the same, but have different meaning. (bat-mammal, bat- club)

    • C. 

      Words with the same sound, but spelled differently. (steak, stake)

  • 21. 
    What is an idiom?
    • A. 

      A group of words that rhyme

    • B. 

      A group of words that have a different special meaning, not its literal meaning.

    • C. 

      Comparing 2 words together.

  • 22. 
    What is a noun?
    • A. 

      An action or state of being.

    • B. 

      A word that describes a person, place, thing, or idea.

    • C. 

      A word that describes an action.

    • D. 

      A person, place, thing, or idea.

  • 23. 
    What is a verb?
    • A. 

      A word that describes an action.

    • B. 

      An action or state of being

    • C. 

      A person, place, thing, or idea.

    • D. 

      A word that describes a person, place, thing or idea.

  • 24. 
    What is an adjective?
    • A. 

      An action or state of being

    • B. 

      A person, place, thing, or idea.

    • C. 

      A word that describes a person, place, thing or idea.

    • D. 

      A word that describes an action.

  • 25. 
    What is an adverb?
    • A. 

      Word that describes an action.

    • B. 

      A word that describes a person, place, thing or idea.

    • C. 

      A person, place, thing, or idea.

    • D. 

      An action or state of being