Parts Of A Sentence Quiz Questions With Answers

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Take this amazing "Parts Of A Sentence Quiz" to figure out how much you know about the formation of a sentence and the grammar rules behind it. We speak, we write, we express, and it's all done with the help of sentences. But executing a sentence requires perfect placement of grammatical units. This quiz cover topics including subjects, predicates, direct and indirect objects, and subject complements. Dive right in and make sure you answer all the questions after reading them carefully. Don't forget to share it with your friends.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the subject in the sentence below: Jenny won the writing competition for her class. 
    • A. 

      Jenny

    • B. 

      Won

    • C. 

      Competition

    • D. 

      Class

  • 2. 
    Choose the subject in the sentence below: The old, abandoned church caught on fire!
    • A. 

      Old

    • B. 

      Church

    • C. 

      Caught

    • D. 

      Fire

  • 3. 
    Choose the subject in the sentence below: Are you going to the dance tonight?
    • A. 

      Are going

    • B. 

      You

    • C. 

      Dance

    • D. 

      Tonight

  • 4. 
    Choose the predicate in the sentence below:  Jenny won the writing competition for her class. 
    • A. 

      Jenny

    • B. 

      Won

    • C. 

      Competition

    • D. 

      Class

  • 5. 
    Choose the predicate in the sentence below: The old, abandoned church caught on fire!
    • A. 

      Old

    • B. 

      Church

    • C. 

      Caught

    • D. 

      Fire

  • 6. 
    Choose the predicate in the sentence below: Are you going to the dance tonight?
    • A. 

      Are going

    • B. 

      You

    • C. 

      Dance

    • D. 

      Tonight

  • 7. 
    Identify the direct object in the sentence below:  Hannah gave Madison a birthday gift. 
    • A. 

      Hannah

    • B. 

      Gave

    • C. 

      Madison

    • D. 

      Gift

  • 8. 
    Identify the direct object in the sentence below:  The Martin family brought a dessert to the dinner party.  
    • A. 

      Family

    • B. 

      Brought

    • C. 

      Dessert

    • D. 

      Party

  • 9. 
    Identify the direct object in the sentence below:   Michelle dropped the stapler on her toe. Ouch!
    • A. 

      Michelle

    • B. 

      Dropped

    • C. 

      Stapler

    • D. 

      Toe

  • 10. 
    Identify the indirect direct object in the sentence below:  The Martin family brought a dessert to the dinner party.  
    • A. 

      Dessert

    • B. 

      Dinner

    • C. 

      Party

    • D. 

      There isn't one

  • 11. 
    Identify the indirect object in the sentence below:  Austin passed Michael a note in class when the teacher wasn't looking. 
    • A. 

      Michael

    • B. 

      Note

    • C. 

      Class

    • D. 

      Teacher

  • 12. 
    Identify the subject complement in the sentence below: Mrs. Greene is the substitute for Mrs. Gray's class.  
    • A. 

      Mrs. Greene

    • B. 

      Is

    • C. 

      Substitute

    • D. 

      Class

  • 13. 
    Identify the subject complement in the sentence below: She looks beautiful in red.  
    • A. 

      She

    • B. 

      Looks

    • C. 

      Beautiful

    • D. 

      Red

  • 14. 
    Decide if the word in bold is a predicate nominative or a predicate adjective:  Miguel was the class president last year.  
    • A. 

      Predicate nominative

    • B. 

      Predicate adjective

  • 15. 
    Decide if the word in bold is a predicate nominative or a predicate adjective:  The warm cherry pie smelled delicious. 
    • A. 

      Predicate nominative

    • B. 

      Predicate adjective

  • 16. 
    Decide if the underlined word is an action or linking verb:   Sally smelled the fragrant flowers in her garden.  
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Linking verb

  • 17. 
    Decide if the word in bold is an action or linking verb:   Sally was happy she grew a variety of flowers in her garden.  
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Linking verb

  • 18. 
    Decide if the word in bold is an action or linking verb:   Nick and Wil are football players.  
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Linking verb

  • 19. 
    Decide if the word in bold is an action or linking verb:   Amber tapped Matt on the shoulder.  
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Linking verb

  • 20. 
    In order for a sentence to make a complete thought it must have ____________________.
    • A. 

      A subject

    • B. 

      A predicate

    • C. 

      A subject complement

    • D. 

      Both A and B

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