English Test On Phrases And Clauses! Trivia Quiz

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English Test On Phrases And Clauses! Trivia Quiz

Feeling competitive? Can you pass this quiz on English phrases and clauses? The main difference between a phrase and a clause is that a phrase must contain a subject and a predicate; a clause does not necessitate a subject and a predicate. You must know what an infinitive phrase is, a participle, and a gerund. This exceptional quiz is all about English phrases and clauses. Give it a go.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An infinitive phrase will always include what?
  • 2. 
    What will infinitive phrases be used as?
  • 3. 
    What is an infinitive phrase?
  • 4. 
    What are participles?
    • A. 

      Adjectives formed by nouns

    • B. 

      Adjectives formed by verbs

    • C. 

      Adjectives formed my adverbs

    • D. 

      Adjectives formed by subjects

  • 5. 
    What will a present participle always end with?
  • 6. 
    What will a past participle always end with?
  • 7. 
    What will a participle phrase contain?
  • 8. 
    What will a participle ALWAYS function as?
  • 9. 
    What could all participles end with?
  • 10. 
    What are participles ALWAYS right next to?
  • 11. 
    A gerund is an -ing word that looks exactly like a present participle, but which is used as a
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Pronoun

  • 12. 
    What parts of a sentence can gerunds be?
  • 13. 
    A gerund ALWAYS comes after what?
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