Parts Of Speech Practice 1

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Parts Of Speech Quizzes & Trivia

Here's a quiz to help you practice identifying parts of speech. For the bold word in each sentence, identify the part of speech.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The city council tabled the ordinance on parking violations.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      Adverb

  • 2. 
    The police captured the suspect outside the store.
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      Interjection

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Pronoun

  • 4. 
    The teacher is a graduate of Harvard.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Interjection

    • E. 

      Noun

  • 5. 
    The trial will resume after the witness is located.
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Interjection

    • E. 

      Article

  • 6. 
    Two armed men robbed the Bearcat Bookstore Friday.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Preposition

  • 7. 
    Whoa! I was not expecting that response.
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Pronoun

    • E. 

      Article

  • 8. 
    The burglar moved quickly through the darkened room.
    • A. 

      Pronoun

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      Adjective

  • 9. 
    The police captured the suspect outside the store.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Interjection

    • E. 

      Verb

  • 10. 
    The city council tabled the ordinance on parking violations.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      Interjection

  • 11. 
    The trial will resume after the witness is located.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Article

  • 12. 
    Many newspapers folded this year due to the economy.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      Conjunction

  • 13. 
    Grammar is a fundamental skill for all journalists.
    • A. 

      Pronoun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Noun

    • E. 

      Interjection