Pronouns: Types, Antecedents And Using Pronouns Correctly! Quiz

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A pronoun refers to a word that takes the place of a noun or another pronoun. Whereas, antecedent means something that precedes something else. This quiz has been designed to test your grammar skills about the Types of Pronouns, Antecedents and using Pronouns correctly. Read the questions carefully and answer. So, let's try out the quiz. Good Luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Tells who or what receives the action of the verb
    • A. 

      Subject pronoun

    • B. 

      Object pronoun

    • C. 

      Possessive pronoun

    • D. 

      Intensive pronoun

  • 2. 
    After the game, Gloria unlaced her dirty sneakers.Her in the sentence above is a ...
    • A. 

      Subject pronoun

    • B. 

      Object pronoun

    • C. 

      Possessive pronoun

    • D. 

      Indefinite pronoun

  • 3. 
    Is the pronoun's antecedent clear in the sentence below?Joe saw Tina and told her the story.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    Is the pronoun's antecedent clear in the sentence below?Are they starting a new series on TV?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    Is the pronoun's antecedent clear in the sentence below?Jack stepped over Oliver and tripped over him.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Adds emphasis to a noun or pronoun already named
    • A. 

      Intensive pronoun

    • B. 

      Reflexive pronoun

    • C. 

      Personal pronoun

    • D. 

      Indefinite pronoun

  • 7. 
    Introduces a sentence that asks a question.
    • A. 

      Reflexive pronoun

    • B. 

      Personal pronoun

    • C. 

      Indefinite pronoun

    • D. 

      Interrogative pronoun

  • 8. 
    Does not refer to a particular person, place, or thing.
    • A. 

      Definite pronoun

    • B. 

      Indefinite pronoun

    • C. 

      Subject pronoun

    • D. 

      Object pronoun

  • 9. 
    Tells who or what has something.
    • A. 

      Subject pronoun

    • B. 

      Object pronoun

    • C. 

      Possessive pronoun

    • D. 

      Personal pronoun

  • 10. 
    To whom did the student confide his secret. Whom in the sentence above is a ...
    • A. 

      Subject pronoun

    • B. 

      Object pronoun

    • C. 

      Possessive pronoun

    • D. 

      Interrogative pronoun

  • 11. 
    Someone must have heard the secret.  Someone in the sentence above is a ...
    • A. 

      Intensive pronoun

    • B. 

      Reflexive pronoun

    • C. 

      Indefinite pronoun

    • D. 

      Interrogative pronoun

  • 12. 
    Is the pronoun's antecedent clear in the sentence below? The girls did not do their homework, and Mrs Baca punished them.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    Is the pronoun used correctly in the sentence below? He and I are going on the trip.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    Is the pronoun used correctly in the sentence below? The student who delivered the presents was I.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No