Grammar - Year 4

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  • 1. 
    Select all the words that are time connectives:
    • A. 

      Then

    • B. 

      Was

    • C. 

      Finally

    • D. 

      Later

    • E. 

      Carefully

    • F. 

      Next

  • 2. 
    Select the sentence that is an example of indirect speech:
    • A. 

      The kangaroo asked Tiddalik where all the water had gone.

    • B. 

      "There is plenty of water for all of us!" cheered the animals.

    • C. 

      Suddenly Tiddalik laughed.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      "I will show you how to clean your teeth properly, Anna, said Dr Jones."

    • B. 

      "I will show you how to clean your teeth properly, Anna." said Dr Jones.

    • C. 

      "I will show you how to clean your teeth properly, Anna," said Dr Jone.

  • 4. 
    Select the sentence that has an adverbial phrase that tells where:
    • A. 

      A long time ago in the Dreaming time, lived a frog.

    • B. 

      Next, the kangaroo jumped over the emu.

  • 5. 
    Select the regular past tense action verb in the following sentence: * Dr Jones carefully checked Anna's sore tooth.
    • A. 

      Sore

    • B. 

      Carefully

    • C. 

      Checked

  • 6. 
    Select the regular past tense action verb in the following sentence: * Tiddalik gulped all of the water because he was thirsty.
    • A. 

      Gulped

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Thirsty

  • 7. 
    Select the regular past tense action verb in the following sentence: * As soon as we got there, we parked next to the town hall.
    • A. 

      Soon

    • B. 

      Got

    • C. 

      Parked

  • 8. 
    Choose the most suitable irregular past tense action verb to complete this sentence: * Tiddalik ______________ until there was no water left.
    • A. 

      Drunk

    • B. 

      Drank

  • 9. 
    Choose the most suitable irregular past tense action verb to complete this sentence: * Anna _________ up with a sore tooth.
    • A. 

      Wake

    • B. 

      Woke

  • 10. 
    Choose the most suitable irregular past tense action verb to complete this sentence: * The students ______________ in a straight line.
    • A. 

      Stand

    • B. 

      Stood

    • C. 

      Stooded

  • 11. 
    Choose the most suitable irregular past tense action verb to complete this sentence: * Anna's mum __________ the dentist.
    • A. 

      Rung

    • B. 

      Rang

    • C. 

      Ring

  • 12. 
    Choose the present tense action verb that best completes this command: * ___________ the performance
    • A. 

      Listen

    • B. 

      Visit

    • C. 

      Watch

  • 13. 
    Choose the present tense action verb that best completes this command: * __________ your lunch.
    • A. 

      Stand

    • B. 

      Eat

    • C. 

      Play

  • 14. 
    "Wondered", "thought" and "remembered" are thinking verbs?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    "Liked", "enjoyed" and "loved" are feeling or sensing verbs?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    "Immediately" and "quickly" are:
    • A. 

      Verbs?

    • B. 

      Adjectives?

    • C. 

      Adverbs?

    • D. 

      Commands?

  • 17. 
    "Asked", "shouted" and "cheered" are:
    • A. 

      Feeling or sensing verbs?

    • B. 

      Relating verbs?

    • C. 

      Thinking verbs?

    • D. 

      Saying verbs?

  • 18. 
    Select how the homonym (underlined) is being used: *I love to dance.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Action verb

  • 19. 
    Select how the homonym (underlined) is being used: * The dance was fun to watch.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Action verb

  • 20. 
    Select how the homonym (underlined) is being used: * The brightly coloured light was beautiful.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Action verb

  • 21. 
    Select how the homonym (underlined) is being used: * I will light the lantern.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Action verb

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      Last year I went to the Lantern Festival.

    • B. 

      The Lantern Festival celebrates Chinese New Year.

    • C. 

      I had a great time at the Lantern Festival.

    • D. 

      I will be going to the Lantern Festival tomorrow.

  • 23. 
    Select all verbs that have high modality:
    • A. 

      Will

    • B. 

      Might

    • C. 

      Must

    • D. 

      May

    • E. 

      Could

  • 24. 
    Select the first person pronoun in this sentence: * I want you to go to the festival.
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      You

    • C. 

      Festival

  • 25. 
    Select the first person pronoun in this sentence: * We will buy you a dumpling if you come to the festival.
    • A. 

      We

    • B. 

      You

    • C. 

      If

    • D. 

      Festival

  • 26. 
    Select the word that needs an apostrophe of contraction in this sentence: *
    • A. 

      Mum

    • B. 

      Doesnt

    • C. 

      Games

  • 27. 
    Select the synonym for the underlined word in this sentence: * It was good to get a hand-held game for my birthday.
    • A. 

      Bad

    • B. 

      Unpleasant

    • C. 

      Wonderful

  • 28. 
    Select the best classifying adjective for the following noun: * games
    • A. 

      Exciting

    • B. 

      Difficult

    • C. 

      Computer

    • D. 

      Easy

  • 29. 
    Choose the best conjunction to join these simple sentences: * We went on a boat ride down the Daintree River. We wanted to see some crocodiles.
    • A. 

      So

    • B. 

      But

    • C. 

      And

    • D. 

      Because

  • 30. 
    • A. 

      Simple sentences

    • B. 

      Compound sentence

    • C. 

      Complex sentence

    • D. 

      Dependent clause