Wizard Philly Level 8 Mid-term Part B

17 Questions | Total Attempts: 40

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This quiz is the grammar portion of the Level 8 ESL midterm for Wizard Philadelphia. It is just one part of a three part exam. The other components include a teacher administered listening exerice and a combination reading comprhension and essay portion. You will find the Reading/Essay portion on the google groups class website or by obtaining a paper copy from your teacher. You may either take the essay portion on paper or use Word to type your essay.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _____________ the top of the mountain is in view the hikers are putting on their oygen masks.
    • A. 

      Unless

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Now that

  • 2. 
    Large pieces of the New Jersey Pine Barrens are being bought by State and Federal agencies ___________ to prevent future environmental damage.
    • A. 

      Because

    • B. 

      In order

    • C. 

      In that

  • 3. 
    ________________ visiting Seattle don't forget to bring an umbrella.
    • A. 

      As soon as

    • B. 

      Where

    • C. 

      When

  • 4. 
    ______________, the new highway is finished more and more people will be visiting.
    • A. 

      Though

    • B. 

      In spite of

    • C. 

      Now that

  • 5. 
    I usually eat healthy but I will _______________ have ice-cream.
    • A. 

      Always

    • B. 

      Occasionally

    • C. 

      Rarely

  • 6. 
    The sign said we could take either ___________.
    • A. 

      Path

    • B. 

      Paths

    • C. 

      The path

  • 7. 
    Bob keeps his alarm clock on his _____________________.
    • A. 

      Night's stand

    • B. 

      Night stand

    • C. 

      Nightstand

  • 8. 
    Although both students did great work the committee did not pick ________ them to lead the group.
    • A. 

      Neither

    • B. 

      Either

    • C. 

      Either of

  • 9. 
    I really like this cake, ___________ do you have Jen's recipe?
    • A. 

      Incidentally

    • B. 

      Rather

    • C. 

      Still

  • 10. 
    My teacher says that reading the newspaper will increase my fluency. __________________ it will keep me informed of current events.
    • A. 

      Therefore

    • B. 

      Moreover

    • C. 

      Then

  • 11. 
    The mother heard the baby crying ______________ she ran into the room.
    • A. 

      Yet

    • B. 

      Thus

    • C. 

      Instead

  • 12. 
    Mary is a beautiful singer __________________, her sister, is an excellent piano player.
    • A. 

      Besides

    • B. 

      Likewise

    • C. 

      To sum up

  • 13. 
    There were only two restaurants in walking distance and ________ of them had any available tables.
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      Neither

    • C. 

      Still

  • 14. 
    Choose the group of adjectives that is ordered correctly.
    • A. 

      Crumbling four buildings downtown

    • B. 

      Three crumbling buildings downtown

    • C. 

      Three crumbling downtown buildings

  • 15. 
    Choose the group of adjectives that is ordered correctly.
    • A. 

      Annual The Tenth Parade Brazilian Day

    • B. 

      The Brazilian Day Parade Annual Tenth

    • C. 

      The Tenth Annual Brazilian Day Parade

  • 16. 
    An example of a noun modifying a noun is
    • A. 

      Tennis shoe

    • B. 

      Yellow truck

    • C. 

      Cup of coffee

    • D. 

      Both A & C

  • 17. 
    Two negatives in a sentence such as "They didn't choose nobody":
    • A. 

      Cancels the positive - declarative form and actually means "They choose somebody".

    • B. 

      Is ok sometimes

    • C. 

      Is grammatically correct