The 8 Parts Of Speech/ The Parts Of A Sentence Quiz

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Parts Of The Sentence Quizzes & Trivia

This test is to provide for a better understanding of verbs, nouns, pronouns, adverbs, adjective, conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections. Along with an understanding of the following parts of speech: Subject, predicate, objects, and complements. Good Luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Michael quietly takes his English test.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 2. 
    No!
    • A. 

      Conjunction

    • B. 

      Interjection

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 3. 
    Jack drives a big car.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adjective

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 4. 
    The clown chased a dog around the ring and then fell flat on her face.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 5. 
    Just about everywhere Jess went, she took pictures.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 6. 
    She thought that the twenty zucchini plants would not be enough so she planted another ten.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 7. 
    The puppy is beside the bed and is ready to jump onto it.
    • A. 

      Pronoun

    • B. 

      Adjective

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 8. 
    The old house on the hill gave Leonora chills, because it was so creepy.
    • A. 

      Pronoun

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Preposition

  • 9. 
    Identify the Preposition(s) of the sentence below:The puppy is beside the bed and is ready to jump onto it.
    • A. 

      Puppy

    • B. 

      Beside

    • C. 

      Ready

    • D. 

      Onto

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 10. 
    Try to determine the adjectiveHis terror of spiders kept him out of the dark basement.
  • 11. 
     The study of the way the sentences of a language are constructed .
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Grammar

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 12. 
    How many nouns are in this sentence?Despite the storm's destructiveness, the ship, with its crew of amateurs, might have survived in more experienced hands.
  • 13. 
    Some experts believe it is easy to overstate the role that genes and heredity play in determining a person's predisposition to alcoholism.
    • A. 

      Simple Subject

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Predicate

  • 14. 
    A _________states something about the subject of the sentence and expresses actions, events, or states of being.
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Verb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 15. 
    Can replace a noun or another pronoun.
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      Noun of the Above

  • 16. 
    Later that summer, she asked herself, "What was I thinking of?"
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Pronoun

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 17. 
    What part of speech is the underlined word?I don't know how you can honestly understand anything that professor says. 
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Verb

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Conjunction

  • 18. 
    A word added to a sentence to convey emotion. It is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence.
    • A. 

      Grammar

    • B. 

      Interjection

    • C. 

      Noun

    • D. 

      Pronoun

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 19. 
    A word used to name a person, animal, place, thing, and abstract idea.
    • A. 

      Noun

    • B. 

      Preposition

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Adverb

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 20. 
    Modifies a noun or a pronoun by describing, identifying, or quantifying words.
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 21. 
    Is what or whom the sentence is about.
    • A. 

      Subtitle

    • B. 

      Subject

    • C. 

      Predicate

    • D. 

      Direct Object

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 22. 
    Links nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Interjection

    • C. 

      Preposition

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 23. 
    Used to link words, phrases, and clauses.
    • A. 

      Preposition

    • B. 

      Conjunction

    • C. 

      Interjection

    • D. 

      Adjective

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 24. 
    Can modify a verb, an adjective, another adverb, a phrase, or a clause.
    • A. 

      Adjective

    • B. 

      Adverb

    • C. 

      Sentence

    • D. 

      Pronoun

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 25. 
    Another name for a complete sentence is a...
    • A. 

      Dependent Clause

    • B. 

      Sentence Fragment

    • C. 

      Independent Clause

    • D. 

      Conjunction

    • E. 

      None of the Above

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