Adverbs: Test Your Grammar! Quiz

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Adverb Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following sentences has an adverb?
    • A. 

      Tony Chipotle likes to walk.

    • B. 

      Mushrooms are okay.

    • C. 

      Your heart has become a cold and impassive machine.

    • D. 

      I am continuously thinking about music.

  • 2. 
    Which sentence doesn't have an adverb?
    • A. 

      I walk my dogs every Sunday morning.

    • B. 

      Poppy must stop leaving her backpack outside her house.

    • C. 

      We, the members of Tea Lovers Inc., are very passionate about tea.

    • D. 

      Your behaviour ashamed me and made me want to hit you.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following sentences has an adverb of manner?
    • A. 

      The murderer was last seen at the new restaurant.

    • B. 

      We believe that the murder happened at 7 o'clock.

    • C. 

      The murdered violently attacked her victim with an axe.

    • D. 

      When we found the victim, he was almost dead.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following sentence has an adverb of time? 
    • A. 

      I can’t stop coughing like a diseased dog.

    • B. 

      Chris plays soccer with his friends every Sunday.

    • C. 

      If your toothache bothers you so much, you should go see a dentist.

    • D. 

      Did I leave my glasses on the cupboard?

  • 5. 
    In which of these sentences is the adverb adding more information about another adverb?
    • A. 

      Stop eating so slowly

    • B. 

      I'm sorry, but your boyfriend is very ugly.

    • C. 

      Melanie sings beautifully.

    • D. 

      There’s dirt in my glasses.

  • 6. 
    Which of these sentences has an adverb of degree?
    • A. 

      Lucy has quite beautiful eyes.

    • B. 

      The pianist slowly leaned against his piano.

    • C. 

      Speak up, son, I can’t hear a thing.

    • D. 

      I bite my nails whenever I’m nervous.

  • 7. 
    In which of these sentences is the adverb adding more infromation about the verb?
    • A. 

      She’s beauty, she’s grace, she’s Miss United States.

    • B. 

      The coward dog protects his food when he’s eating.

    • C. 

      Wow! This is quite a thunderstorm.

    • D. 

      The baker carefully made us a cake.

  • 8. 
    In which of these sentences is the adverb NOT modifying an adjective?
    • A. 

      Panda bears are soft and can sleep anywhere.

    • B. 

      Usain Bolt is really fast.

    • C. 

      Aw, your dog is incredibly cute!

    • D. 

      I am very sorry.

  • 9. 
    Which of these sentences has an adverb of manner and an adverb of time? 
    • A. 

      Last year, I solved a crossword almost every day.

    • B. 

      Carefully pick a card and remember it.

    • C. 

      Every evening, the cats wait patiently for their prey.

    • D. 

      Rory gave Sam a rose on her birthday.

  • 10. 
    Which of these sentences has an adverb modifying another adverb and an adverb of place?
    • A. 

      When Dr. Samuels lived in Connecticut, he bought twelve hamsters for an experiment.

    • B. 

      In my house, everybody cleans very carefully his or her dish after we eat.

    • C. 

      Pepper is known for being the fattest dog in the neighborhood.

    • D. 

      Aunt Patricia bought an incredibly ugly sweater in a garage sale.