Grammar Quiz: Can You Choose The Right Sentence?

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Grammar Quiz: Can You Choose The Right Sentence?

Grammar Quiz: Can You Choose The Right Sentence? Have you been having a hard time when it comes to writing grammatically correct sentences? The qui below is perfect for those of us who want to have as much practice as we can on sentence writing. Do give it a shot and ensure you choose the sentence the looks right to you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Everyone from new prisoners to 20-year inhabitants were determined to research their legal options.

    • B. 

      Everyone from new prisoners to 20-year inhabitants was determined to research his legal options.

  • 2. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Research in the prison library was different than any investigation he had made before.

    • B. 

      Research in the prison library was different from any investigation he had made before.

  • 3. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      A sign on the library wall quoted a U.S. District judge as saying, “Your pleadings are so argumentative that it is easy for the defense to deny everything, including the periods and commas.”

    • B. 

      A sign on the library wall quoted a U.S. District judge as saying, “Your pleadings are so argumentative that it is easy for the defense to deny everything, including the periods and commas”.

  • 4. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Because he was a poor writer, Ed was afraid to begin his request for a re-hearing.

    • B. 

      As he was a poor writer, Ed was afraid to begin his request for a rehearing.

  • 5. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      The librarian, who had been a paralegal in his earlier life, explained that there was no actual set of laws that Ed could read that applied directly to his trial.

    • B. 

      The librarian who had been a paralegal in his earlier life explained that there was no actual set of laws that Ed could read that applied directly to his trial.

  • 6. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Recognizing Ed’s confused look, the librarian produced a well-worn summary of trial errors.

    • B. 

      Recognizing his confused look, the librarian produced a well-worn summary of trial errors.

  • 7. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Ed hoped the list would include issues related to his situation.

    • B. 

      Hopefully, this list would include issues related to Ed’s situation.

  • 8. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      He only needed to find whether a lawyer was allowed to sleep through witness testimony.

    • B. 

      He needed only to find whether a lawyer was allowed to sleep through witness testimony.

  • 9. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Hidden in all the small-type books had to be the specific law, which he needed to argue his case.

    • B. 

      Hidden in all the small-type books had to be the specific law that he needed to argue his case.

  • 10. 
    Choose the correct sentence.
    • A. 

      Another prisoner thought Ed could infer the court’s likely response by reviewing similar petitions that had been filed.

    • B. 

      Another prisoner thought Ed could imply the court’s likely response by reviewing similar petitions that had been filed.