Grammar Mastery Test, Chapter 16, The Phrase

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Indicate whether each italicized word or phrase is a participle, gerund, or infinitive.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Attending Dr. Becker's English class was the highlight of my day.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 2. 
    The workers have closed the street to repair the damaged concrete.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 3. 
    I am planning to complete all my homework on time.
    • A. 

      Partciple

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 4. 
    Parking in the driveway in front of school is prohibited.
    • A. 

      Partciple

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 5. 
    The photograph mounted in the silver frame was my mother's favorite present.
    • A. 

      Partciple

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 6. 
    The woman acting concerned is my aunt.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 7. 
    My favorite pastime is cross-country skiing.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 8. 
    Mt brother was asked to leave the room.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive

  • 9. 
    Recycling our newspapers is the least we can do to help.
    • A. 

      Participle

    • B. 

      Gerund

    • C. 

      Infinitive