A Brief English Grammar Quiz!

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Be ready to test and enhance your knowledge with a brief English grammar quiz! Many of the benefits of using proper grammar are the same as having a useful vocabulary, the most important one being effective communication. Do you believe you have excellent grammatical skills? Below is a Grammar quiz for 9th grade English class that will help prepare for what to expect in all of your English class tests. Give it a try, and keep a lookout for more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is correctly punctuated?
    • A. 

      Since she had too much pizza, she felt sick.

    • B. 

      Since she had too much pizza she felt sick.

    • C. 

      Since, she had, too much, pizza, she felt sick.

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a dependent clause?
    • A. 

      The dinner I had last night was pork.

    • B. 

      Dinner last night was pork.

    • C. 

      Last night we had pork for dinner.

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 3. 
    Which sentence doesn't have proper punctuation?
    • A. 

      Everyone was deadly, tired because of the party.

    • B. 

      Because of the party, everyone was deadly tired.

    • C. 

      Everyone was deadly tired, because of the party.

    • D. 

      Because, of the party, everyone was deadly tired.

  • 4. 
    Which is a phrase?
    • A. 

      They had a lot of fun.

    • B. 

      A lot of fun

    • C. 

      Last night they had a lot of fun.

    • D. 

      They will have a lot of fun.

  • 5. 
    Rewrite the sentence correctly: "The sunset is beautiful. The sunset makes me happy."
    • A. 

      The sunset is beautiful to make me happy.

    • B. 

      Because the sunset makes me happy, it is beautiful.

    • C. 

      The sunset makes me happy, it is beautiful.

    • D. 

      The sunset is beautiful, and it makes me happy.

  • 6. 
    What is the following sentence? "We threw a really big party last week."
    • A. 

      Phrase

    • B. 

      Independent

    • C. 

      Dependent

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    A __ is a group of words that have a subject and a verb.
    • A. 

      Proverb

    • B. 

      Paragraph

    • C. 

      Clause

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 8. 
    An _____ clause has a subject, verb and can stand alone.
    • A. 

      Dependent

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Independent

  • 9. 
    _______ joins other words or groups of words.
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Proverb

    • C. 

      Clause

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 10. 
    A ___ clause cannot stand alone.
    • A. 

      Independent

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Dependent

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