Basic Grammar Quiz For Spanish 1301

18 Questions | Total Attempts: 110

SettingsSettingsSettings
Spanish Grammar Quizzes & Trivia

Learning the grammar of a foreign language is easier when the grammar is already known in your native language. The following survey will allow you to evaluate your basic knowledge of grammar in English. If you do well on this evaluation, you will be able to more easily transfer this knowledge to Spanish. If you do poorly, you will have a more difficult time in this course because you will be learning grammar terminology and function in addition to Spanish and its grammar. For some students, this would be as if you were taking two classes. This quiz has nothing to do with your grade in Spanish; it is merely an evaluation so that you will know what to expect this semester. Read each question carefully before answering as you only have one try on each of the 18 questions. When you finish, you


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the sentence "The sound of the music is hurting my ears!" the subject is _________________.
  • 2. 
    "He is very attractive." The word "he" in this sentence is a:
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Object pronoun

    • C. 

      Determiner

    • D. 

      Subject pronoun

  • 3. 
    Which sentence below is a copulative sentence?
    • A. 

      Spanish speakers have different accents.

    • B. 

      The professor is Holly Fernandez.

    • C. 

      We will study Spanish this semester.

    • D. 

      We are testing our grammar knowledge.

  • 4. 
    Which sentence below has a verb in the simple present?
    • A. 

      You were a rebel when you were young.

    • B. 

      All of my students have attended college.

    • C. 

      The northeast has a lot of snow every winter.

    • D. 

      The beginning of the semester has always been chaotic.

  • 5. 
    Which sentence below has a verb in the present progressive?
    • A. 

      Spanish speakers have different accents.

    • B. 

      The professor is Holly Fernandez.

    • C. 

      We will study Spanish this semester.

    • D. 

      We are testing our grammar knowledge.

  • 6. 
    Which word is a preposition in the following sentence? "The exhausted students are placing their quiz on the teacher's desk as they exit the room."
  • 7. 
    Which word is a definite article in the following sentence? "The exhausted students are placing their quiz on the teacher's desk as they exit the room."
  • 8. 
    Which word is a possessive adjective in the following sentence? "The exhausted students are placing their quiz on the teacher's desk as they exit the room."
  • 9. 
    Which word is the object of the verb in the following sentence? "The exhausted students are placing their quiz on the teacher's desk as they exit the room."
  • 10. 
    Which word is the adjective in the following sentence? "The exhausted students are placing their quiz on the teacher's desk as they exit the room."
  • 11. 
    In the following sentence which word is an infinitive verb? "The people talking downstairs are going to leave in just a moment."
  • 12. 
    To conjugate a verb means to:
    • A. 

      Change its form from the infinitive to agree with the subject

    • B. 

      Change its tense

    • C. 

      Change the number and person

    • D. 

      To make it into an infinitive so it agrees with the auxiliary verb

  • 13. 
    Which sentence below is a simple sentence?
    • A. 

      Carlos hopes that Veronica to go to the beach.

    • B. 

      Carlos wants to go to the beach.

    • C. 

      Carlos reads the dictionary because he wants to learn new words.

    • D. 

      Carlos knows that Veronica will do well on her exam if she studies.

  • 14. 
    Which sentence below is a compound sentence?
    • A. 

      Carlos hopes that Veronica to go to the beach.

    • B. 

      Carlos wants to go to the beach.

    • C. 

      Carlos reads the dictionary and he wants to learn new word to expand his vocabulary.

    • D. 

      Carlos knows that Veronica will do well on her exam if she studies.

  • 15. 
    In the following sentence what word is a reflexive pronoun? " The elderly man is still able to dress himself every morning without the help of that useless nurse."
  • 16. 
    In the following sentence what word is a demonstrative adjective? " The elderly man is still able to dress himself every morning without the help of that useless nurse."
  • 17. 
    Which group of words below would be indirect object pronouns?
    • A. 

      I, you, he, she, it, we, you, they

    • B. 

      My, your, his, her, our, their

    • C. 

      Me, you, her, him, it, us, them

  • 18. 
    Which group of words below would be subject pronouns?
    • A. 

      I, you, he, she, it, we, you, they

    • B. 

      My, your, his, her, our, their

    • C. 

      Me, you, her, him, it, us, them

Related Topics
Back to Top Back to top