Part II: English Grammar

40 Questions | Total Attempts: 422

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Grammar Quizzes & Trivia

Perfection is all about practice, and if you want to understand a subject, all you need is to revise adequately. As we continue to perfect out English grammar, I have prepared a quiz the second quiz in a series of tests designed to help you do just that. Give it a shot and be sure to try out Part three of the tests. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ESSAY: Why should I not hire you?  Why should I hire you?
  • 2. 
    Part I: English Grammar Select the best answer.     1. ______ shall I say is calling?.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      Whom

    • C. 

      Whose

    • D. 

      Who’s

  • 3. 
    Sentences can be broken down into:
    • A. 

      Periods

    • B. 

      Predicates

    • C. 

      Objects

    • D. 

      Clauses

  • 4. 
    Charles and ___ are attending the conference.
    • A. 

      Me

    • B. 

      I

    • C. 

      Myself

    • D. 

      Mine

  • 5. 
    Homophones are:
    • A. 

      Two or more words that share the same pronunciation but have different meanings.

    • B. 

      Two or more words that share the same meaning but have different pronunciations

    • C. 

      Two or more words that share the same spelling but have different meanings

    • D. 

      Two or more words that share the same pronunciation but have different spellings

  • 6. 
    He was not thinking well __ that occasion.
    • A. 

      At

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      When

  • 7. 
    Love, courage, and childhood are examples of:
    • A. 

      Proper nouns

    • B. 

      Abstract nouns

    • C. 

      Relative nouns

    • D. 

      Countable nouns

  • 8. 
    Microsoft announced ________ releasing a new product next week.
    • A. 

      It is

    • B. 

      They are

    • C. 

      Itself is

    • D. 

      She is

  • 9. 
    We need three _______ and two _______ for the soup.
    • A. 

      Fungi / potatos

    • B. 

      Fungus / potatoes

    • C. 

      Fungis / potatoes

    • D. 

      Fungi / potatoes

  • 10. 
    Adverbs can modify:
    • A. 

      Nouns

    • B. 

      Adjectives

    • C. 

      Pronouns

    • D. 

      Sentences

  • 11. 
    The boy _______ threw the ball was blond.
    • A. 

      Himself

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      Which

    • D. 

      Who

  • 12. 
    Those are all prepositions, except:
    • A. 

      Upon

    • B. 

      From

    • C. 

      So

    • D. 

      Like

  • 13. 
    The other boys or Henry ____ to blame.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Were

    • D. 

      Will

  • 14. 
    The cat has ___ the canary.
    • A. 

      Eat

    • B. 

      Eaten

    • C. 

      Ate

    • D. 

      Eated

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is NOT an article:
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      It

    • C. 

      The

    • D. 

      An

  • 16. 
    Chairs _______ don’t have cushions are uncomfortable to sit on.
    • A. 

      That

    • B. 

      Which

    • C. 

      whose

    • D. 

      Where

  • 17. 
    Those are all coordinating conjunctions, except:
    • A. 

      For

    • B. 

      Yet

    • C. 

      From

    • D. 

      But

  • 18. 
    The two types of adjectives are:.
    • A. 

      Attributive and relative

    • B. 

      Predicative and collective

    • C. 

      Attributive and predicative

    • D. 

      Predicative and alternative

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of incomplete verb:
    • A. 

      Auxiliary verb

    • B. 

      Intransitive verb

    • C. 

      Semi-auxiliary verb

    • D. 

      Being verb

  • 20. 
     This will be just between you and ___ .
    • A. 

      Myself

    • B. 

      I

    • C. 

      Me

    • D. 

      Mine

  • 21. 
    The car lost one of ___ wheels.
    • A. 

      It

    • B. 

      It’s

    • C. 

      Its

    • D. 

      Its’

  • 22. 
    Her speech was wonderful. She received many ____________.
    • A. 

      Complements

    • B. 

      Compliments

    • C. 

      Complimentis

    • D. 

      Cumpliments

  • 23. 
    The same problem happened ______________.
    • A. 

      Ever day

    • B. 

      Everyday

    • C. 

      Every days

    • D. 

      Every day

  • 24. 
    John remained ________ for the rest of the lesson.
    • A. 

      Quite

    • B. 

      Quiet

    • C. 

      Queit

    • D. 

      Quite

  • 25. 
    The men forgot ______ meals yesterday.
    • A. 

      There

    • B. 

      The’re

    • C. 

      Their

    • D. 

      They’re