Quiz On English Grammar

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In English, the main parts of speech are noun, pronoun, adjective, determiner, verb, adverb, preposition, conjunction, and interjection. It is important for one to know how to identify and use them in a sentence. Do you think you have a perfect understanding of all 8 of them? Test your grammatical skills by taking the quiz below. Make sure you come back for more like it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of speech is "witticism", meaning "a witty, brilliant, or original saying or sentiment"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 2. 
    What part of speech is "wittingly", meaning "with knowledge and by design"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 3. 
    What part of speech is "wretchedness", meaning "extreme misery or unhappiness"?
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 4. 
    What part of speech is "writhe", meaning "to twist the body, face, or limbs or as in pain or distress"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 5. 
    What part of speech is "wry", meaning "deviating from that which is proper or right"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 6. 
    What part of speech is "zealot", meaning "one who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner"?
    • A. 

      Adverb & Adjective

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 7. 
    What part of speech is "zeitgeist", meaning "the intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch"?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 8. 
    What part of speech is "zenith", meaning "the culminating-point of prosperity, influence, or greatness"?
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Adverb

  • 9. 
    The definition of "to get rid of" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Abolish

    • B. 

      Canvas

    • C. 

      Elk

    • D. 

      Dew

  • 10. 
    The definition of "taking place without warning" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Abrupt

    • B. 

      Sum

    • C. 

      Safari

    • D. 

      Genius

  • 11. 
    The definition of "to give approval or praise" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Acclaim

    • B. 

      Acrid

    • C. 

      Botany

    • D. 

      Week

  • 12. 
    The definition of "free from mistakes" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Bat

    • B. 

      Accurate

    • C. 

      Bass

    • D. 

      Boom

  • 13. 
    The definition of "very sharp" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Satin

    • B. 

      Archer

    • C. 

      Acute

    • D. 

      Blimp

  • 14. 
    The definition of "to declare to be true" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Affirm

    • B. 

      Wail

    • C. 

      Arc

    • D. 

      Adhere

  • 15. 
    The definition of "to add on" best fits this word?
    • A. 

      Bat

    • B. 

      Affix

    • C. 

      Zip

    • D. 

      Abacus

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