Grammar Trivia Quiz: Common Errors In Sentence Structure!

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Grammar Trivia Quiz: Common Errors In Sentence Structure!

Below is a Grammar Trivia Quiz on Common Errors in Sentence Structure! Some of the common mistakes that people make in sentences are because they do not know how to use specific words correctly. Check out the questions in this quiz and get to see if you can form the sentences correctly. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Subject-Verb Agreement in Number: Select the correct verb from the choices below. Either of those services ___ a good source for articles on psychology.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

  • 2. 
    Appropriate Verb Tense: Select the appropriate verb(s) for the following sentence. If you consider the number of tests and missions in which astronauts ___ over the years, you ___ that the number ___ actually quite small.
    • A. 

      Participate, realize, be

    • B. 

      Participated, will realize, is

    • C. 

      Participates, will realize, is

    • D. 

      Participated, realized, is

  • 3. 
    Pronouns and Antecedents: Determine whether the collective noun has a singular or plural meaning, and select the appropriate pronoun. After the loss, the team bickered among ___.
    • A. 

      Itself

    • B. 

      Themselves

  • 4. 
    Pronouns and Antecedents: Determine whether the collective noun has a singular or plural meaning, and select the appropriate pronoun. The crowd booed heartily, expressing ___ disapproval.
    • A. 

      Its

    • B. 

      Their

  • 5. 
    A. I and he are friends B. He and I are friends.
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 6. 
    A. No less than fifty boys were present. B. No fewer than fifty boys were present.
    • A. 

      Option A is correct.

    • B. 

      Option B is correct.

  • 7. 
    A. Cholera is a dangerous disease. B. Cholera is a dangerous disease.
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 10. 
    A. He did not comply with my request. B. He did not comply with my request.  
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 11. 
    A. Death is preferable than dishonour. B. Death is preferable to dishonour.
    •  
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 12. 
    A. The thief was able to easily make his escape. B. The thief was able to make his escape easily.
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 13. 
    A. Gita is a ten years old girl. B. Gita is a ten-year-old girl.
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct

  • 14. 
    A. It is Radio Mirchi. B. This is Radio Mirchi.
    •  
    • A. 

      Option A is correct

    • B. 

      Option B is correct