Prepositional Phrases Exam Quiz: Trivia!

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  • 1. 
    Choose the word that is NOT a preposition.
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      From

    • C. 

      With

    • D. 

      Between

  • 2. 
    A preposition is a word that shows relationships between words, including those of time and location.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The formula for a prepositional phrase is:
    • A. 

      Preposition + verb

    • B. 

      Preposition + adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition + object (noun or pronoun)

    • D. 

      Preposition + adverb

  • 4. 
    Choose the preposition in the following sentence. When taking an assessment, you should always use proper test-taking strategy.
    • A. 

      Should always

    • B. 

      You should

    • C. 

      Always use

    • D. 

      When taking

  • 5. 
    Which one of the following sentences contains a prepositional phrase?
    • A. 

      Someone told a joke; the class laughed.

    • B. 

      Laughing hysterically, the student fell over.

    • C. 

      The teacher went to see what the confusion was about.

    • D. 

      The teacher walked toward the board to write.

  • 6. 
    Prepositional phrases can never include modifiers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Prepositional phrases always begin with a preposition and end with a _________.
  • 8. 
    Choose the correct prepositional phrase in the following sentence. We are learning about grammar, so we can be better at writing.
    • A. 

      We are

    • B. 

      Be better

    • C. 

      At writing

    • D. 

      About grammar

  • 9. 
    Which of the following sentences contains a prepositional phrase?
    • A. 

      We will begin writing a literary analysis soon.

    • B. 

      As we finish the unit, we will write a literary analysis.

    • C. 

      You can choose to analyze a character or theme.

    • D. 

      It will be fun; we will get to review the writing process too!

  • 10. 
    Type the prepositional phrase in the following sentence. Please push your chair under the table.
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