Participles And Participial Phrases! Grammar Trivia Quiz

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Participles And Participial Phrases! Grammar Trivia Quiz

Welcome to another quick English grammar quiz. This trivia features eight basic questions about participles and participle phrases. Check the box next to any participles or participial phrases contained in the sentence. Remember, each sentence may include more than one!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Being a good kicker, Carla tried out for the football team.
    • A. 

      Being a good kicker.

    • B. 

      Tried out

    • C. 

      For the football team.

  • 2. 
    Glancing at the competitors, she discovered that three of them had on checkered shirts. 
    • A. 

      Glancing at the competitors.

    • B. 

      Discovered

    • C. 

      Checkered

  • 3. 
    Molly's determined pacing showed that she was nervous despite her smiling face. 
    • A. 

      Determined

    • B. 

      Showed

    • C. 

      Smiling

  • 4. 
    Breathing deeply, Carla began to relax by taking calming breaths.
    • A. 

      Breathing deeply

    • B. 

      Began

    • C. 

      Calming

  • 5. 
    Smiling at Molly, Carla suggested they help each other practice for the cycling contest. 
    • A. 

      Smiling at Molly

    • B. 

      Suggested

    • C. 

      Cycling

  • 6. 
    Running after the football, both girls forgot to be nervous in from of the respected coach. 
    • A. 

      Running after football.

    • B. 

      Forgot

    • C. 

      Respected

  • 7. 
    They had a contest with the other two girls waiting in the stands. 
    • A. 

      Had a contest.

    • B. 

      With the other two girls.

    • C. 

      Waiting in the stands.

  • 8. 
    Badly injured, the respected coach insisted that the determined girls try out anyway.
    • A. 

      Badly injured

    • B. 

      Respected

    • C. 

      Determined

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