Action And Non-action Verbs: Test Your Grammar! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Action And Non-action Verbs: Test Your Grammar! Trivia Questions Quiz

Can you identify an action and a non action noun? There are several kinds of verbs depending on the kind of action that’s being undertaken and thus it assists us to identify the kind of Verb being applied for a sentence to be grammatically correct. To test your knowledge on the two types of verbs, take the test below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I can't find my pencil. I've looked for it every where and I still can't find it.
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 2. 
    I can't find a pencil. I've looked for it everywhere and I still can't find it.
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 3. 
    What do you think about the new teacher?
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 4. 
    I have a pencil.
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 5. 
    What are you thinking about?
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 6. 
    You look great.
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-actioin verb

  • 7. 
    I am having a party this weekend. Would you like to come?
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 8. 
    Would you please taste this soup?
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 9. 
    Yuck! The soup tastes terrible.
    • A. 

      Action verb

    • B. 

      Non-action verb

  • 10. 
    I ________(see) my doctor tomorrow.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Seeing

    • C. 

      Am seeing

    • D. 

      Sees

  • 11. 
    What do you think about the new teacher?
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action

  • 12. 
    The teacher ______ (see) you every day in Grammar Class.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Seeing

    • C. 

      Sees

    • D. 

      Is seeing

  • 13. 
    Stop it! You _____ (be) stupid right now.
    • A. 

      Being

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Be

    • D. 

      Are being

  • 14. 
    He __________(not, remember) my name.
    • A. 

      Isn't remembering

    • B. 

      Doesn't remember

    • C. 

      Not remembers

    • D. 

      Not remembering

  • 15. 
    I have a pencil.
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action

  • 16. 
    Does she _____ (need) a book right now?
    • A. 

      Need

    • B. 

      Needs

    • C. 

      Is needing

    • D. 

      Needing

  • 17. 
    John _______ (not want) anything at the moment.
    • A. 

      Isn't wanting

    • B. 

      Doesn't want

    • C. 

      Not wanting

    • D. 

      Not wants

  • 18. 
    What are you thinking about?
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action

  • 19. 
    I _______ (see) her now. She's just coming along the road.
    • A. 

      Am seeing

    • B. 

      See

    • C. 

      Am see

    • D. 

      Seeing

  • 20. 
    You look great.
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-actioin

  • 21. 
    This food ---------- (smell) delicious.
    • A. 

      Smelling

    • B. 

      Is smelling

    • C. 

      Smell

    • D. 

      Smells

  • 22. 
    I am having a party this weekend. Would you like to come?
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action

  • 23. 
    Would you please taste this soup?
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action

  • 24. 
    What is the dog _____ (smell)?
    • A. 

      Smelling

    • B. 

      Is smelling

    • C. 

      Smell

    • D. 

      Smells

  • 25. 
    Yuck! The soup tastes terrible.
    • A. 

      Action

    • B. 

      Non-action