Identifying Nouns, Pronouns, And Adjectives

5 Questions
Grammar Quizzes & Trivia

Tell whether each underlined word or word group in the following sentences is used as a noun, a pronoun, or an adjective.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Several students are writing theirs about people whose names are familiar to many; others have chosen people who they believe merit wider recognition.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

  • 2. 
    After much thought, I have finally narrowed my choices to two African American women whom I admire.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

  • 3. 
    Both of these women broke new ground in their fields -- one in the performing arts and the other in the visual arts.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

  • 4. 
    After touring the world for several decades, the dancer-choreographer founded the Katherine Dunham Children's Workshop, which she still directs, in East St. Louis, Illinois.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective