Trivia: English Usage Quiz On Sentences!

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There are specific rules that should be followed when one is making sentences, and if you don’t follow them, then you may end up conveying a different message or the reader not understanding it at all. Do you wish to test your English usage skills? Take up the trivia below and see if you can complete the questions below correctly.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why don't you _________ with your doctoral programme?
    • A. 

      Go by

    • B. 

      Go at

    • C. 

      Go on

    • D. 

      Go in

  • 2. 
    After coming home, she cleaned the rooms _________ made tea.
    • A. 

      To

    • B. 

      And

    • C. 

      As well

    • D. 

      So

  • 3. 
    He didn't understand the question _________ he didn't ask for clarifications.
    • A. 

      Nevertheless

    • B. 

      However

    • C. 

      Or

    • D. 

      But

  • 4. 
    John ____________ that we were not strong enough to do the job.
    • A. 

      Suggested

    • B. 

      Said

    • C. 

      Told

    • D. 

      Requested

  • 5. 
    It is interesting ___________ his reply.
    • A. 

      Know

    • B. 

      That we know

    • C. 

      Knowing

    • D. 

      To know

  • 6. 
    Many tourists enjoy Indian festivalsalthough they hardly understand the ___________
    • A. 

      Culture

    • B. 

      Information

    • C. 

      Party

    • D. 

      Customs

  • 7. 
    Last week we went to the music concert late, due to the traffic _______
    • A. 

      Jam

    • B. 

      Block

    • C. 

      Crowd

    • D. 

      Confusion

  • 8. 
    I am so sad because I am not  ________________ with her exam results.
    • A. 

      Satisfied

    • B. 

      Satisfactory

    • C. 

      Satisfy

    • D. 

      Satisfying

  • 9. 
    I lived in Vancouver,  ____________ is one of the most beautiful places in the world.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      Where

    • C. 

      Which

    • D. 

      Whose

  • 10. 
    The people __________ live in Australia speak English.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      Whose

    • C. 

      Whom

    • D. 

      Where

  • 11. 
    Jingle bells is a song  ______ is sung on Christmas eve.
    • A. 

      Where

    • B. 

      Which

    • C. 

      When

    • D. 

      Who

  • 12. 
    He will give you information  ___________ this place.
    • A. 

      Of

    • B. 

      About

    • C. 

      In

    • D. 

      On

  • 13. 
    One of my teachers __________ composes music can paint very well.
    • A. 

      Whose

    • B. 

      Whom

    • C. 

      Who

    • D. 

      That

  • 14. 
    _________ he likes to drink, he abstains from drinking.
    • A. 

      Although

    • B. 

      As

    • C. 

      Because

    • D. 

      For

  • 15. 
    ___________ his lack of money, he tried to help his aunt.
    • A. 

      Despite

    • B. 

      Despite of

    • C. 

      Because of

    • D. 

      In spite

  • 16. 
    Do you know a shop ____________ I can buy dress for my five year old niece?
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      Where

    • C. 

      That

    • D. 

      If

  • 17. 
    __________ difficult is the situation, there is always a way out.
    • A. 

      Whatever

    • B. 

      However

    • C. 

      Despite

    • D. 

      Because of

  • 18. 
    The member wanted to know __________ will the meeting be conducted.
    • A. 

      When

    • B. 

      What

    • C. 

      Whether

    • D. 

      Which

  • 19. 
    Diwali is a festival __________ occurs in October or November.
    • A. 

      Whatever

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Which

    • D. 

      Though

  • 20. 
    They refused to reveal the source of their information ____________ they did not trust us.
    • A. 

      Though

    • B. 

      So

    • C. 

      And

    • D. 

      Because