English Language Trivia Quiz

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It is a simple English language quiz where you can test your English grammar and sentence-making skills. Questions are very basic and simple in this quiz. This informative quiz is for practice and knowledge enhancement. You just select the right option, and we'll see how well you can score. We have categorized the questions with instructions. Go for it and ace the quiz with a perfect score. All the best! Do not forget to share the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    INSTRUCTIONS: Complete the questions using much or many. Write your answer in the box. How ____________ times in a year do you eat pizza?

    Explanation
    The word "many" is the correct answer because it is used to refer to countable nouns, such as "times." In this question, we are asking about the number of times someone eats pizza in a year, which can be counted. Therefore, "many" is the appropriate word to use in this context.

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  • 2. 

    How_____________ people in your family like roast chicken?

    Explanation
    The question asks about the number of people in the family who like roast chicken. The word "many" is used to indicate a large number or a significant amount. Therefore, the correct answer suggests that a significant number of people in the family enjoy eating roast chicken.

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  • 3. 

    How ___________ do you usually pay for a piece of cake?

    Explanation
    The word "much" is used to ask about the frequency or quantity of something. In this question, it is asking how often or how frequently someone pays for a piece of cake. Therefore, the correct answer is "much" as it fits grammatically and contextually in the sentence.

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  • 4. 

    How____________ toppings do you like in your pizza?

    Explanation
    The question asks about the number of toppings someone likes in their pizza. The word "many" suggests that the person enjoys a large variety of toppings on their pizza.

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  • 5. 

    INSTRUCTIONS: Complete the sentences with a preposition:  "on", "at" or  "in" My English class is _____ Monday _______ five o´clock.

    • A.

      In/at

    • B.

      At/in

    • C.

      On/at

    Correct Answer
    C. On/at
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "on/at". In this sentence, "on" is used to indicate the specific day of the week (Monday), while "at" is used to indicate the specific time (five o'clock).

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  • 6. 

    The school  opens every day _____ 7:00 am.

    • A.

      At

    • B.

      On

    • C.

      In

    Correct Answer
    A. At
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "at" because when referring to a specific time, we use "at." In this case, the sentence is indicating that the school opens every day at 7:00 am, specifying the time of the opening.

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  • 7. 

    My birthday is ______ January 16th.

    • A.

      At

    • B.

      On

    • C.

      In

    Correct Answer
    B. On
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "on" because when referring to a specific date, we use the preposition "on." In this case, the sentence is indicating that the speaker's birthday falls specifically on January 16th.

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  • 8. 

    I'm going to do my homework ________ the evening.

    • A.

      On

    • B.

      At

    • C.

      In

    Correct Answer
    C. In
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "in". This is because when referring to a specific time of day, we use "in" to indicate a general period of time. In this case, "in the evening" means during the evening hours.

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  • 9. 

    INSTRUCTIONS: Choose if the statement is false or true. Your father's sister is your cousin.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "Your father's sister is your cousin" is false. Your father's sister is actually your aunt, not your cousin. A cousin is a child of your parent's sibling, not your parent's sibling themselves.

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  • 10. 

    Your mother's daughter is your sister.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement simply reflects the biological relationship between siblings. If you are a male, your sister is also a daughter of your mother. If you are female, your sister is your mother's daughter as well. So, in both cases, the statement is true.

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  • 11. 

    Your father's brother is your uncle.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because your father's brother is considered your uncle. In a traditional family structure, an uncle is the brother of either your mother or your father. Therefore, your father's brother would fall into this category and be referred to as your uncle.

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  • 12. 

    INSTRUCTIONS: Choose the correct answer to complete each question.Anna: Are you Spanish? Marco: No, _________

    • A.

      I don´t

    • B.

      I´m not

    • C.

      I isn´t

    Correct Answer
    B. I´m not
    Explanation
    Marco's response "I'm not" indicates that he is not Spanish. This is the correct answer because it is a grammatically correct and appropriate response to Anna's question.

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  • 13. 

    Ben:  Do you like to go to the movies? Linda: Yes, _______________                                                                                                                                             

    • A.

      I am

    • B.

      I are

    • C.

      I do

    Correct Answer
    C. I do
    Explanation
    Linda's response "I do" indicates that she does like to go to the movies. This is the correct answer because it directly addresses Ben's question and states her preference for going to the movies.

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  • 14. 

    Pearl: Where do you live? Manuel: I live __________

    • A.

      Mexican

    • B.

      I´m Mexican

    • C.

      In Mexico

    Correct Answer
    C. In Mexico
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In Mexico." This response directly answers the question by stating the location where Manuel lives.

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  • 15. 

    Neal: _______ your mother, Japanese? Yuko: No, she is not.

    • A.

      Is

    • B.

      Are

    • C.

      Where

    Correct Answer
    A. Is
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Is". The question is asking about Neal's mother's nationality, so the correct verb to use is "is" as it agrees with the singular subject "mother".

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Elizabeth Paskert |MEd |
K-12 English Expert
Elizabeth is a creative and outgoing individual with excellent organizational skills and a strong proficiency in computer applications such as Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Internet usage. Elizabeth earned her Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education and Teaching from Bowling Green State University in 2007-2012, followed by a Master's in Curriculum and Instruction from the same university in 2012-2014.
She is a goal-oriented teacher who excels in working with both adults and children. Elizabeth's enthusiasm for gaining academic training and work experience is directed towards a career in Early Childhood Education.

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