Gerund And Participle Review

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Gerund Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a gerund?
    • A. 

      The part of speech (or word class) that is used to name or identify a person, place, thing, quality, or action.

    • B. 

      A verbal noun that ends in "ing" (running, walking or choosing).

    • C. 

      The part of speech (or word class) that describes an action or occurrence or indicates a state of being.

  • 2. 
    The team is hoping for a win.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Participle

    • C. 

      Gerund

  • 3. 
    Ed never stopped hoping.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Participle

    • C. 

      Gerund

  • 4. 
    The gravy needs stirring.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Participle

    • C. 

      Gerund

  • 5. 
    Cal gave a stirring speech.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Participle

    • C. 

      Gerund

  • 6. 
    The shopping trip lasted all day.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Participle

    • C. 

      Gerund