Grammar Quiz On Less/Fewer, Dangling/Misplaced Modifiers, Which/That

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Grammar Quiz On Less/Fewer, Dangling/Misplaced Modifiers, Which/That

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The cook suddenly wished she had added (fewer,  less) soy sauce.
    • A. 

      Fewer

    • B. 

      Less

  • 2. 
    I wish we were given (fewer,  less) pages for homework.
    • A. 

      Fewer

    • B. 

      Less

  • 3. 
    I wish we were given  (fewer,  less)  homework.
    • A. 

      Fewer

    • B. 

      Less

  • 4. 
    David found that (fewer,  less) spoonfuls helped the mixture.
    • A. 

      Fewer

    • B. 

      Less

  • 5. 
    They said it's going to rain on the radio.
    • A. 

      It's raining on the radio.

    • B. 

      The rain will be on the radio.

    • C. 

      They just said on the radio that it is going to rain.

    • D. 

      This sentence is correct.

  • 6. 
    Walking to my car, I spilled tea all over my new suit.
    • A. 

      I spilled tea all over my car while wearing my new suit.

    • B. 

      Spilling tea on my suit, I walked to my car.

    • C. 

      My new suit spilled tea all over my car.

    • D. 

      This sentence is correct.

  • 7. 
    While eating dinner, a fly slipped into her soup.
    • A. 

      The soup had a fly in it.

    • B. 

      A fly slipped into her soup while she was eating.

    • C. 

      The lady had a fly in her soup.

    • D. 

      This sentence is correct.

  • 8. 
    Walden Pond, ______ was written in the mid-1800s, remains a popular book among romantic and individualistic Americans.
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      That

  • 9. 
    She prefers to watch movies ______ make her cry.
    • A. 

      Which

    • B. 

      That

  • 10. 
    Do not ____ points on this question! It is the easy one!
    • A. 

      Loose

    • B. 

      Lose