Clause Quizzes & Trivia

You’re going to the library, so … I want to go out tonight, but … She peeked into the shadows under her bed, and then … So what? But what? Then what? Clauses are the individual thoughts in sentences, and combining clauses together lets us create ideas more complicated than what you’d find in a kindergartner’s reading material!

If you know whether to use ‘then’ or ‘than’ when combining two separate ideas into a sentence, if you know how to avoid writing run-ons, and if you appreciate a good independent clause, then you’re in the right place! Take our quiz on clauses and prove once and for all that you know your coordinating conjunctions from the subordinating sort.
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When do you use zero conditional, and when do you use the first conditional in grammar? What outcomes do you expect when using each of these conditionals. Test your understanding of these vital grammar aspects below.

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    I feel sad if:

An adverb clause is a group of words that function as an adverb in a given sentence. They can be used to explain or modify a verb, adverb or adjective. One can easily identify an adverb clause is that they answer the questions...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 49802   |  Last updated: Nov 12, 2019
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    After we remodeled our house, we moved to Hawaii.

Complete the sentences. Use the correct tense of the verb.

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 3599   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    I ______________ (tell) James the news as soon as I see him.

Identify the different clause elemnets in the following sentences (subject,verb,direct object, indirect object, adverbial, subject predicative, object predicative)

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 1098   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    Identify the emboldend clause elementFirst he went to his five companions.

Connecting Clauses

Questions: 26  |  Attempts: 2255   |  Last updated: Oct 2, 2019
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    Which of the following statements shows two independent clauses connected by coordinating conjunction?

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Clause Questions & Answers


What type of clause is this?
"Did you like it since we made this educational quiz from the heart?" is an adjective clause.
Can you please tell me where the Museum of African Art is located and when it opens?
"when it opens." is also a subordinate clause. When is an introductory word for adverb or adjectives clauses.
What type of clause is this? When I make a 100 on this test, Mrs. Weaver will jump for joy!
I feel that this is not correct because when is an example of a pronoun that goes with an adjective clause.
What type of clause is this? After we remodeled our house, we moved to Hawaii.
Adverb clause because it tells when the house was remodeled.
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