Noun Clauses

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Noun Clause Quizzes & Trivia

Facts about Noun Clauses


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  • 1. 
    Noun clauses are used like nouns
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Noun clauses can be used as subjects & objects
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Noun clauses can be used as complements & the object of prepositions
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Noun clauses can be at the beginning of the sentence
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Noun clauses can be at the end of sentences
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Noun clauses can be used when we report or tell what someone has said.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    We use noun clauses in reported speech
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Noun clauses are often used after add,ask,believe, conclude, estimate, exclaim, explain,find, hope, illustrate, indicate,mention,noe,remark,say,show,tell,think,wish
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Complements are the grammar construction after a linking verb such as be.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Linking verbs are important because they connect the subject of the verb to additional information about the subject .Linking verbs do not express action.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The complement has a noun clause and occurs after the linking verb
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    In reported speech, the verb doesn't  change.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    In reported speech, the verb usually changes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In reported speech, the modals usually changes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    In reported speech can, may, must, will changes to could, might, had to, would.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    But the modals could, might,ought to, should,would, and all perfect modals (could have, should have etc.) do not change.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    When must is used to show something that probably is true, it does not change.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    In reported speech, pronouns, adjectives and adverbials change. E.g. this, these, I, changes to that, those, you, she etc.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Time & Place also changes. E.g. now changes to then; next week changes to the following week.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Some verbs change to. E.g. come - go; bring - take
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    We can't report commands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Should,must, need to, have to, ought to are used when reporting commands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False