Wshs Conjunction Mastery 9.1.11

16 Questions | Total Attempts: 202

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Conjunction Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    List the common coordinating conjunctions using F A N B O Y: S  
  • 2. 
    A coordinating conjunction's purpose is to join words or groups of words that have equal grammatical weight. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of this pair of correlative conjunctions? both ..... __?__
  • 4. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of this pair of correlative conjunctions? whether  ..... __?__
  • 5. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of this  pair of correlative conjunctions? neither ..... __?__
  • 6. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of the pair of correlative conjunctions? not only  ..... __?_
  • 7. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of the pair of correlative conjunctions? either ..... __?__
  • 8. 
    Correlative Conjunctions:   What is the missing part of the pair of correlative conjunctions? just as  ..... __?__
  • 9. 
    A subordinating conjunction joins two  clauses in such a way as to make one grammatically dependent (subordinate) upon the other.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Write the subordinating conjunction that appears in the following sentence:                           Because he was brilliant, he breezed through his exams. 
  • 11. 
    Does this sentence require a comma?                            Although he had only a few dollars he made us a marvelous dinner.
    • A. 

      No comma is required.

    • B. 

      Although he had only a few dollars, he made us a marvelous dinner.

  • 12. 
    Does this sentence require a comma?                         I went straight home after a delicous dinner.
    • A. 

      No comma is required.

    • B. 

      I went straight home, after a delicous dinner.

  • 13. 
    Does this sentence require a comma? Which of the following versions is correct?                   Tomorrow if it rains I will be so glad.  
    • A. 

      No comma is needed.

    • B. 

      Tomorrow if it rains, I will be so glad. Tomorrow if it rains, I will be so glad.

    • C. 

      Tomorrow, if it rains, I will be so glad.

  • 14. 
    Conjunctive adverbs are usually stronger than coordinating conjunctions because they more precisely explain the relationship betwween the two clauses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
     The following conjunctive adverbs can be replaced with what more common conjunctive adverb:                 however, nevertheless, still
  • 16. 
     The following conjunctive adverbs can be replaced with what more common conjunctive adverb:               also, besides, furthermore, moreover