Parts Of Speech Review Quiz Questions 1

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Parts Of Speech Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz on the parts of speech designed for students in 9th grade Language Arts.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Identify the underlined parts of speech.  The young puppy was afraid to leave his mother's side.
    • A. 

      Noun, verb, adverb, pronoun

    • B. 

      Noun, adjective, adverb, noun

    • C. 

      Noun, verb, adjective, noun

    • D. 

      Pronoun, verb, adjective, noun

  • 2. 
    The part of speech that shows location or time is:
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      Conjunction

  • 3. 
    The following words are all examples of _________________.Some, many, most, few, nobody, someone, neither
    • A. 

      Nouns

    • B. 

      Pronouns

    • C. 

      Adjectives

    • D. 

      Adverbs

    • E. 

      Prepositions

  • 4. 
    Identify the underlined parts of speech.An eager elephant tried stealing peanuts from an innocent bystander.   
    • A. 

      Adjective, noun, conjunction, noun

    • B. 

      Adjective, noun, interjection, pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective, noun, preposition, pronoun

    • D. 

      Adjective, noun, preposition, noun

    • E. 

      Adverb, noun, preposition, pronoun

  • 5. 
    The following words are all examples of __________________.Both...and, not only....but also, therefore, so, yet, because, and, neither...nor, just as...so
    • A. 

      Conjunctions

    • B. 

      Interjections

    • C. 

      Prepositions

    • D. 

      Nouns

    • E. 

      Pronouns

  • 6. 
    After reviewing her options, Margarette made a final decision.  The underlined parts of speech are:
    • A. 

      Noun, pronoun, verb, adverb

    • B. 

      Noun, pronoun, verb, adjective

    • C. 

      Preposition, noun, adverb, adjective

    • D. 

      Noun, noun, verb, adjective

  • 7. 
    Over the river and through to woods is my grandmother's new house.  The prepositions in this sentence are:
    • A. 

      Over, through, new

    • B. 

      Over, through

    • C. 

      Over, new

    • D. 

      Through, is, my

  • 8. 
    Many of the students remembered their pencils without reminder from the teacher.  The underlined words are the following parts of speech:
    • A. 

      Pronoun, preposition, pronoun, preposition, preposition

    • B. 

      Pronoun, preposition, adjective, preposition, preposition

    • C. 

      Pronoun, preposition, pronoun, conjunction, preposition

    • D. 

      Adjective, preposition, adjective, conjunction, preposition

    • E. 

      Adjective, preposition, adjective, preposition, preposition