Midterm- En105

34 Questions | Total Attempts: 36

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Verb Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.A small group of people walked slowly into the concert hall.
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Walked

    • C. 

      Hall

    • D. 

      Slowly

  • 2. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.Some boys in the back of the room cheered wildly.
    • A. 

      Boys

    • B. 

      Cheered

    • C. 

      Room

    • D. 

      Some

  • 3. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.In his hand he held a pen and piece of paper.
    • A. 

      He

    • B. 

      Held

    • C. 

      Pen

    • D. 

      Hand

  • 4. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.Most reporters took notes on their small notepads.
    • A. 

      Reporters

    • B. 

      Notepads

    • C. 

      Notes

    • D. 

      Took

  • 5. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.One reporter took a series of photographs.
    • A. 

      Took

    • B. 

      Photographs

    • C. 

      Reporter

    • D. 

      Series

  • 6. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.In her hand she held a small tape recorder.
    • A. 

      Hand

    • B. 

      Held

    • C. 

      She

  • 7. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.The stagehands worked feverishly on the set for the musicians.
    • A. 

      Stagehands

    • B. 

      Musicians

    • C. 

      Worked

    • D. 

      Set

  • 8. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.About an hour later the concert began to loud cheers from the audience.
    • A. 

      Audience

    • B. 

      Began

    • C. 

      Concert

    • D. 

      Cheers

  • 9. 
    Select the subject AND verb of each sentence.The rest of the crowd watched intently.
    • A. 

      Rest

    • B. 

      Watched

    • C. 

      Crowd

    • D. 

      The

  • 10. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Even if Joe could go all the way back to the beginning of the trail and start again.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 11. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. New sound system? Sounds great and looks even better!
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 12. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. But one can hardly ever go back and to the beginning and start again.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 13. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Attitude, the difference between ordeal and adventure.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 14. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Cathy Morrow, a woman of great skill and high integrity, a perfect choice for the job of company CFO.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 15. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. So we are all in agreement with the proposal brought to us by the consulting engineers.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 16. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. The engineering firm, a companythat's been in business for many years and has a fine reputation in the community.
    • A. 

      Sentence

    • B. 

      Fragment

  • 17. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Anyone who believes that we have put together a sound plan and selected a highly qualified contractor and a skilled engineering firm.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 18. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Once we get through this incredibly difficult project and move on to something that won't be as taxing and time consuming as this one.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 19. 
    Select S if the sentence is complete or  F in the sentence is a fragment. Life will be easier once we get through this incredibly difficult project and move on to something that won't be as taxing and difficult as this one.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Sentence

  • 20. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. Katie wishes to move to the West Coast and that she could find a better job. b. Katie wishes to move to the West Coast and to find a better job.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

  • 21. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. You will be in charge of hiring the band, and some arrangements for parking will need to be made. b. You will be in charge of hiring the band and making some arrangements for parking.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

  • 22. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. We went to town for lunch and window-shopping and because we needed a break from work.b. We went to town for lunch, window-shopping, and a much needed break from work.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

  • 23. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. That email message was angry, long, and should never have been sent. b. That email message was long and angry, and it should never have been sent.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

  • 24. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. Mary Preston is a good golfer and a great teacher of the game. b. Mary Preston is a good golfer and with great skill at teaching the game.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

  • 25. 
    Read the two sentences and select which sentence is logically parallel. a. The voters want to elect someone who is intelligent and responsive to their problems. b. The voters want to elect someone who is intelligent and responding to their problems.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B