Parts Of Speech Quiz, Honors

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Parts Of Speech Quizzes & Trivia

Can you imagine how the world would be if we did not have the sense of speech? Well, as you think about that, prepare to take up the challenge quiz below. All the best as you try it out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of speech indicates location?
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Pronoun

  • 2. 
    Adjectives ONLY describe nouns
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What part of speech is missing from the sentence below? Wow, I knew you were athletic but I did not know you could leap over the fence in one jump!
  • 4. 
    What part of speech needs to be used in the blank below? If you lose your checkbook, ________ the bank immediately.
  • 5. 
    "You finished the chapter already? You must read quick!" According to what you know about parts of speech, what word needs to be corrected in the above quote?
  • 6. 
    How many prepositions are in the sentence below? Before I learned to work hard in all I do, I did not find much success around me.
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 7. 
    What part of speech needs to be used in the blank below? You're under no ____________ to buy anything.
  • 8. 
    True of false: Based on what you know about parts of speech, the below sentence is grammatically correct: Everyone, including the students, teachers and administration, are attending the football game this weekend.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Based on what you know about parts of speech, the below sentence is grammatically correct: "I should know every answer; I read the book thoroughly!"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In the sentence below, "about" is being used as an ...? I'm about to ace this exam!
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 11. 
    How many pronouns are used in the sentence below? I don't want to give away the ending of Dark Knight Rises for anyone who hasn't seen it.
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 12. 
    The underlined word is an example of what part of speech? The praying mantis is used in greenhouses for inscent control.
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 13. 
    The underlined word is an example of what part of speech? Mike is quite proud of being chosen as Romeo for the school's play.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Interjection

  • 14. 
    "Is" "am" and "are" are all examples of state of being verbs?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The underlined word is an example of what type of part of speech? "This was the culture from which I sprang. This is the terror from which I fled." - Richard Wright
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 16. 
    The underlined word is an example of what type of part of speech? "This was the culture from which I sprang. This is the terror from which I fled." - Richard Wright
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 17. 
    The underlined word is an example of what type of part of speech? "This was the culture from which I sprang. This is the terror from which I fled." - Richard Wright
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Preposition