Learn Something About Grammar And Punctuation

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Grammar And Punctuation Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Please check hyphenation and mark the correct option(s)
    • A. 

  • 2. 
    Which of the sentences have unnecessary comma usage?
    • A. 

  • 3. 
    Please choose the correct option(s) for subject-verb agreement
    • A. 

  • 4. 
    Please choose the correct option(s) for subject-verb agreement
    • A. 

  • 5. 
    Please choose the correct option(s) for subject-verb agreement
    • A. 

  • 6. 
    Please choose the correct option(s) for subject-verb agreement
    • A. 

  • 7. 
    Select the sentence with correct apostrophe usage
    • A. 

  • 8. 
    Select the sentence with correct apostrophe usage
    • A. 

  • 9. 
    Please check hyphenation and mark the correct option(s)
    • A. 

      The set-up of the computer includes…

    • B. 

      Oh my gosh! They set-up the entire thing!

    • C. 

      Can you set-up the computer for me

    • D. 

      We were involved in the entire set-up

  • 10. 
    Please check hyphenation and mark the correct option(s)
    • A. 

      His self-esteem was very low.

    • B. 

      I hate self-assembly furniture.

    • C. 

      He maintained his self-imposed silence.

    • D. 

      It was clearly a case of self-defense.

  • 11. 
    Please check hyphenation and mark the correct option(s)
    • A. 

      This is based on a well-known study.

    • B. 

      Although this condition is well known.

    • C. 

      Following are some well-known misquotations.

    • D. 

      I am fortunate to have my work so well-appreciated.

  • 12. 
    Please check hyphenation and mark the correct option(s)
    • A. 

      The traffic was building-up badly.

    • B. 

      He did not like being told-off.

    • C. 

      I am going to finish-off that plate of chips.

    • D. 

      Could you mop-up that mess in the corner please.

    • E. 

      None

  • 13. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      KDEL is mentioned in the list of antibodies, but no data is available regarding PDI.

    • B. 

      Keyword filtering is implemented in OmicBrowse, but the other systems listed above do not support this.

    • C. 

      All proteinases, but cathepsin B and L, suggested selectivity for Trypanosoma.

    • D. 

      Problem solving requires not only intelligence, but also expertise.

  • 14. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      A connection between two OmicBrowse servers is possible because the software allows access control policies

    • B. 

      A connection between two OmicBrowse servers is possible, because the software allows access control policies

    • C. 

      Because the software allows a user to set a remote access policy, the user can set up a private server on a client PC.

  • 15. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      The instrument should be tested before use, or it might lead to inefficiency.

    • B. 

      Secure data integration is achieved via a peer-to-peer connection, or a network of these groups.

    • C. 

      The instrument should be tested before use for accuracy, and efficiency.

  • 16. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      Go to your place, and finish your grammar test.

    • B. 

      Fetch me a highlighter, and a red pen.

    • C. 

      She went to London and he found a good job with a leading bank.

  • 17. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      Although, her manner can be sharp, her gaze is calm.

    • B. 

      The infants were unlikely to have serious bacterial infection although they were hospitalized for suspected sepsis.

    • C. 

      He read the letter again although he knew the content by heart

    • D. 

      Although, from time to time, the same thing happened in other parts of the country.

  • 18. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      Unless you finish proofreading, you will not get any breaks.

    • B. 

      You will not get any breaks, unless you finish that assignment.

    • C. 

      Your EFW will suffer unless you learn some grammar.

  • 19. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      Samples can be inoculated in the medium in the presence or absence of sorbitol, or the medium can be used without any additives.

    • B. 

      Samples were inoculated with sorbitol alone, or without it.

    • C. 

      Samples were inoculated in the presence or absence of sorbitol.

  • 20. 
    Check comma usage and mark incorrect sentence(s)
    • A. 

      Bioelements have been used for over 15 species of microorganisms and transducers have adopted amperometric and optical oxygen probes.

    • B. 

      Bioelements have been used for over 15 species of microorganisms, and transducers have adopted amperometric and optical oxygen probes.

    • C. 

      The sections were washed, and stained with Geimsa stain.

  • 21. 
    Which of the following sentence(s) requires a comma?
    • A. 

      You can go to Ibiza or you can have a nice week in Dorset.

    • B. 

      You can go to Ibiza or Dorset.

    • C. 

      I wanted to go to Dorset but my parents insisted that we go to Ibiza.

    • D. 

      None

    • E. 

      C or D

  • 22. 
    Please select appropriate word I am totally ----- in grammar
    • A. 

      Disinterested

    • B. 

      uninterested

    • C. 

      Noninterested

    • D. 

      Non-interested

  • 23. 
    Please select appropriate wordWe need to order some more------.
    • A. 

      Stationary

    • B. 

      Stationory

    • C. 

      stationery

    • D. 

      Statianery

  • 24. 
    Please select appropriate wordA computer --------- many small parts
    • A. 

      Comprises

    • B. 

      Comprises of

    • C. 

      Composes

    • D. 

      Consist

  • 25. 
    Please select appropriate word The film was full of clever special--------.
    • A. 

      Affects

    • B. 

      Affect

    • C. 

      Effect

    • D. 

      Effects