English Grammar Test: Would You Pass?

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 104

Settings
Please wait...
Grammar Quizzes & Trivia

English grammar is not quite hard to understand, especially if you take up time to understand the concepts behind grammar itself. Can you identify the different types of phrases used in the sentences in the quiz below? Take up the quiz below and get to find out how much you understand the common phrases used. All the best, and keep practicing!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of speech is "theocracy", meaning "a government administered by ecclesiastics"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb & Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 2. 
    What part of speech is "thereabout", meaning "near that number, quantity, degree, place, or time, approximately"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 3. 
    What part of speech is "thoroughbred", meaning "bred from the best or purest blood or stock"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 4. 
    What part of speech is "thrall", meaning "one controlled by an appetite or a passion"?
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 5. 
    What part of speech is "timbre", meaning "the quality of a tone, as distinguished from intensity and pitch"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 6. 
    What part of speech is "toleration", meaning "a spirit of charitable leniency"?
    • A. 

      Adverb & Adjective

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 7. 
    What part of speech is "torpor", meaning "apathy"?
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 8. 
    What part of speech is "transferable", meaning "capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 9. 
    What part of speech is "transference", meaning "the act of conveying from one person or place to another"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 10. 
    What part of speech is "transience", meaning "something that is of short duration"?
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 11. 
    What part of speech is "transmissible", meaning "that may e sent through or across"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Adjective

  • 12. 
    What part of speech is "treachery", meaning "violation of allegiance, confidence, or plighted faith"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 13. 
    What part of speech is "treble", meaning "multiplied by three"?
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 14. 
    What part of speech is "trebly", meaning "triply"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 15. 
    What part of speech is "triennial", meaning "taking place every third year"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Adjective