Nouns, Pronouns And Adjectives! Grammar Trivia Quiz

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Nouns, Pronouns And Adjectives! Grammar Trivia Quiz

Welcome to the grammar trivia quiz on nouns, pronouns, and adjectives. This informal assessment is designed to test your knowledge on the use and recognition of nouns, pronouns, and adjectives in sentence structure. It is perfect for improving your grammatical skills, so give it a try if that is something you are looking for revision material. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If I were to write a sentence using animals as the subject, animals would be the subject as well as a _____ ?.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Janice and Dionne were visiting New York City when ____ noticed a man climbing an apartment building. (insert the proper pronoun)
    • A. 

      She

    • B. 

      Them

    • C. 

      They

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    This type of noun expresses strong feeling or emotion. 
    • A. 

      Abstract

    • B. 

      Concrete

    • C. 

      Proper

    • D. 

      Common

  • 4. 
    The rules of grammar state that _____ are words used to tell what kind, which one, and how many in reference to the noun. 
    • A. 

      Subjects

    • B. 

      Pronouns

    • C. 

      Nouns

    • D. 

      Adjectives

  • 5. 
    My wish for my students, those past, present, and future, is that they will value learning. Identify the appositive phrase.
    • A. 

      My wish

    • B. 

      For my students

    • C. 

      My wish for my students

    • D. 

      Those past, present, and future

  • 6. 
    Which of the following pronouns are demonstrative.  (Hint: This is one.)
    • A. 

      This

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      These

    • D. 

      Those

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The students at Rutledge wrote messages to the football team on the sidewalk.  The sidewalk is a _______noun.
    • A. 

      Abstract noun

    • B. 

      Concrete noun

    • C. 

      Proper noun

    • D. 

      Common noun

  • 8. 
    The students at Rutledge wrote messages to the football team on the sidewalk.  Team is a _______ noun.
    • A. 

      Proper noun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Collective noun

  • 9. 
    Identify the part of speech of the boldfaced word below.  The students at Rutledge wrote messages on the sidewalk for the football team.  What part of speech is football?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Subject

  • 10. 
    Ms. Johnson spoke to Mary about the science fair. She was enthusiastic. She renames who?
    • A. 

      Ms. Johnson

    • B. 

      Mary

    • C. 

      Ms. Johnson & Mary

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    The Lloyds have adopted a boy and a girl whom they love. They rename who?
    • A. 

      Boy

    • B. 

      Girl

    • C. 

      The Lloyds

    • D. 

      Both A & B

  • 12. 
    (Math & Language) Directions:  A.  Read the word problem below.  B.  Fill -in the missing possessive pronouns.    There are three children in the Andres family. 1)  _____ are all different ages. 2) _____ mother decided to treat 3)  ____ to dinner out. Carlyn wanted a sub from Subway that will cost $5.40. Breya and Howey both wanted McAllister's Deli. Breya wants a bacon and cheddar stuffed potato that will cost $8.56, while Howey wants a chicken salad sandwich that will cost $2.21. She is going to purchase ______ sodas at the gas station for $.89 each. Mrs. Andres only has $20.00.     
    • A. 

      They, them, them, she

    • B. 

      They, they, him, her

    • C. 

      They,Their,Them, Their

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    A proper noun _ and must be __.
    • A. 

      A specific person, place, or thing; capitalized

    • B. 

      Identifes a word that relates to the senses; capitalized

    • C. 

      A specific person, place, or thing; lower case

    • D. 

      None of the above