Run-on Sentences

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This quiz tests whether you can identify run-on sentences (including comma splices).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these sentences is a run-on sentence?
    • A. 

      Our English teacher gives us a lot of tests, and they're usually difficult.

    • B. 

      There's a test today, I hope you studied for it.

    • C. 

      The test is on punctuation, and it's supposed to be difficult.

    • D. 

      I studied a lot last night, so I think I'll do well.

  • 2. 
    Which of these sentences is a run-on sentence?
    • A. 

      I am going to go to the movies tonight do you want to come with me?

    • B. 

      The movie I want to see is supposed to be very scary.

    • C. 

      I'll go to a different movie if you don't like horror movies.

    • D. 

      My friend Samantha is supposed to meet me at the movie theatre.

  • 3. 
    Which of these sentences is a run-on sentence?
    • A. 

      There was a bad accident on the highway, and many people got hurt.

    • B. 

      A friend of mine who is a police officer was the first one on the scene.

    • C. 

      There was a lot of confusion, people didn't know what to do.

    • D. 

      Luckily, there weren't too many injuries, and everyone survived.

  • 4. 
    Which of these sentences is a run-on sentence?
    • A. 

      There are a few things that everyone should know about packing a suitcase.

    • B. 

      First of all, put heavy items on the bottom of your suitcase.

    • C. 

      Instead of folding your clothes, you should roll them.

    • D. 

      Rolling your clothes prevents wrinkles, it also makes it easier to pack more into your suitcase.

  • 5. 
    Which of these sentences is a run-on sentence?
    • A. 

      Winter sports are an excellent way to stay healthy when it's cold.

    • B. 

      There are many different options snowboarding and skating are two popular examples.

    • C. 

      One of the best winter sports is cross-country skiing.

    • D. 

      Cross-country skiing is inexpensive, fun, and challenging.

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