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

  • 26. 
    She __________ (look) unhappy.
    • A. 

      Looks

    • B. 

      Is look

    • C. 

      Is looking

    • D. 

      Look

  • 27. 
    I ________(see) my doctor tomorrow.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Seeing

    • C. 

      Am seeing

    • D. 

      Sees

  • 28. 
    Then students _____ (think) that this test is too easy.
    • A. 

      Are thinking

    • B. 

      Think

    • C. 

      Are think

    • D. 

      Thinks

  • 29. 
    The teacher ______ (see) you every day in Grammar Class.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Seeing

    • C. 

      Sees

    • D. 

      Is seeing

  • 30. 
    But one student ______ (thinking) hard about this question because he isn't sure what the right answer is.
    • A. 

      Is thinking

    • B. 

      Thinks

    • C. 

      Is think

    • D. 

      Thinks

  • 31. 
    Stop it! You _____ (be) stupid right now.
    • A. 

      Being

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Be

    • D. 

      Are being

  • 32. 
    I ______ (not agree) with what you are saying.
    • A. 

      Am not agree

    • B. 

      Not agree

    • C. 

      Don't agree

    • D. 

      Am not agreeing

  • 33. 
    He __________(not, remember) my name.
    • A. 

      Isn't remembering

    • B. 

      Doesn't remember

    • C. 

      Not remembers

    • D. 

      Not remembering

  • 34. 
    Do you think the students ______ (have) a difficult time with this test right now?
    • A. 

      Have

    • B. 

      Are have

    • C. 

      Having

    • D. 

      Are having

  • 35. 
    Does she _____ (need) a book right now?
    • A. 

      Need

    • B. 

      Needs

    • C. 

      Is needing

    • D. 

      Needing

  • 36. 
    These pants ______ (not look) good with this shirt.
    • A. 

      Are not look

    • B. 

      Doesn't look

    • C. 

      Don't look

    • D. 

      Are not looking

  • 37. 
    John _______ (not want) anything at the moment.
    • A. 

      Isn't wanting

    • B. 

      Doesn't want

    • C. 

      Not wanting

    • D. 

      Not wants

  • 38. 
    ______ (wear) you a hat sometime?
    • A. 

      Are you wear a hat sometime?

    • B. 

      Are you wearing a hat sometime?

    • C. 

      Do you wear a hat sometime?

    • D. 

      Do you wearing a hat sometime?

  • 39. 
    I _______ (see) her now. She's just coming along the road.
    • A. 

      Am seeing

    • B. 

      See

    • C. 

      Am see

    • D. 

      Seeing

  • 40. 
    It _____ (rain) a lot in January.
    • A. 

      Is raining

    • B. 

      Rains

    • C. 

      Is rain

    • D. 

      Raining

  • 41. 
    How much _____ (cost) the jacket?
    • A. 

      How much is cost the jacket?

    • B. 

      How much is costing the jacket?

    • C. 

      How much costs the jacket?

    • D. 

      How much does the jacket cost?

  • 42. 
    This food ---------- (smell) delicious.
    • A. 

      Smelling

    • B. 

      Is smelling

    • C. 

      Smell

    • D. 

      Smells

  • 43. 
    How _____ (know) she?
    • A. 

      How is she knowing?

    • B. 

      How she knows?

    • C. 

      How does she knows?

    • D. 

      How does she know?

  • 44. 
    What is the dog _____ (smell)?
    • A. 

      Smelling

    • B. 

      Is smelling

    • C. 

      Smell

    • D. 

      Smells

  • 45. 
    No one ____ (care) about that.
    • A. 

      Is caring

    • B. 

      Is care

    • C. 

      Caring

    • D. 

      Cares

  • 46. 
    She __________ (look) unhappy.
    • A. 

      Looks

    • B. 

      Is look

    • C. 

      Is looking

    • D. 

      Look

  • 47. 
    Then students _____ (think) that this test is too easy.
    • A. 

      Are thinking

    • B. 

      Think

    • C. 

      Are think

    • D. 

      Thinks

  • 48. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      I am promising to help you tomorrow.

    • B. 

      I promise to help you tomorrow.

    • C. 

      I am promise to help you tomorrow.

    • D. 

      I going to help you tomorrow.

  • 49. 
    But one student ______ (thinking) hard about this question because he isn't sure what the right answer is.
    • A. 

      Is thinking

    • B. 

      Thinks

    • C. 

      Is think

    • D. 

      Thinks

  • 50. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      He is seem to be improving.

    • B. 

      He is seeming to be improving.

    • C. 

      He seems to be improving.

    • D. 

      He seem to be improving.

  • 51. 
    I ______ (not agree) with what you are saying.
    • A. 

      Am not agree

    • B. 

      Not agree

    • C. 

      Don't agree

    • D. 

      Am not agreeing

  • 52. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      I am having a party next weekend.

    • B. 

      I going to have a party next weekend.

    • C. 

      I am have a party next weekend

    • D. 

      I having a party next weekend.

  • 53. 
    Do you think the students ______ (have) a difficult time with this test right now?
    • A. 

      Have

    • B. 

      Are have

    • C. 

      Having

    • D. 

      Are having

  • 54. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      Are you have a good time?

    • B. 

      Have you a good time?

    • C. 

      Are you having a good time?

    • D. 

      Do you having a good time?

  • 55. 
    These pants ______ (not look) good with this shirt.
    • A. 

      Are not look

    • B. 

      Doesn't look

    • C. 

      Don't look

    • D. 

      Are not looking

  • 56. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      What are you look for?

    • B. 

      What are you looking for?

    • C. 

      What do you looking for?

    • D. 

      What you looking for?

  • 57. 
    ______ (wear) you a hat sometime?
    • A. 

      Are you wear a hat sometime?

    • B. 

      Are you wearing a hat sometime?

    • C. 

      Do you wear a hat sometime?

    • D. 

      Do you wearing a hat sometime?

  • 58. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      What does that hamburger tasting like?

    • B. 

      What that hamburger tastes like?

    • C. 

      What taste the hamburger?

    • D. 

      What does that hamburger taste like?

  • 59. 
    It _____ (rain) a lot in January.
    • A. 

      Is raining

    • B. 

      Rains

    • C. 

      Is rain

    • D. 

      Raining

  • 60. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      Why are you behaving like this? You are not your normal self.

    • B. 

      Why do you behave like this? You are not your normal self.

    • C. 

      Why are you behave like this? You are not your normal self.

    • D. 

      Why do you behaving like this? You are not your normal self.

  • 61. 
    How much _____ (cost) the jacket?
    • A. 

      How much is cost the jacket?

    • B. 

      How much is costing the jacket?

    • C. 

      How much costs the jacket?

    • D. 

      How much does the jacket cost?

  • 62. 
    How _____ (know) she?
    • A. 

      How is she knowing?

    • B. 

      How she knows?

    • C. 

      How does she knows?

    • D. 

      How does she know?

  • 63. 
    No one ____ (care) about that.
    • A. 

      Is caring

    • B. 

      Is care

    • C. 

      Caring

    • D. 

      Cares

  • 64. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      I am promising to help you tomorrow.

    • B. 

      I promise to help you tomorrow.

    • C. 

      I am promise to help you tomorrow.

    • D. 

      I going to help you tomorrow.

  • 65. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      He is seem to be improving.

    • B. 

      He is seeming to be improving.

    • C. 

      He seems to be improving.

    • D. 

      He seem to be improving.

  • 66. 
    Which sentence is correct?
    • A. 

      I am having a party next weekend.

    • B. 

      I going to have a party next weekend.

    • C. 

      I am have a party next weekend

    • D. 

      I having a party next weekend.

  • 67. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      Are you have a good time?

    • B. 

      Have you a good time?

    • C. 

      Are you having a good time?

    • D. 

      Do you having a good time?

  • 68. 
    Which question is correct?
    • A. 

      What are you look for?

    • B. 

      What are you looking for?

    • C. 

      What do you looking for?

    • D. 

      What you looking for?