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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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 quickly identify an adverb clause is that they answer the questions...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 63503   |  Last updated: Jul 31, 2020
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    After we remodeled our house, we moved to Hawaii.

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.

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 19096   |  Last updated: May 6, 2020
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    I feel sad if:

Choose the correct verb that complete the future time clauses.  The password is english4.The deadline is Monday, May 17th @ 11:59 p.m.

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 5479   |  Last updated: Jan 15, 2013
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    We'll be here when you ________ tomorrow.

Subordinate clauses quiz: grammar test! These clauses contain a noun and a verb, and they are used to modify a clause, and they cannot stand alone as they will have no meaning. Do you think you have the ability to identify these...

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 2671   |  Last updated: Nov 12, 2020

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

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 5067   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    I ______________ (tell) James the news as soon as I see him.

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Clause Questions & Answers

Is the following sentence an independent or subordinate clause?
This is a subordinate clause. In particular, the phrase “as long as we continue to see progress” is subordinate in this sentence. That’s because it cannot stand on its own. The first part of the sentence could stand on its own: you
What type of clause is this: "The pony express did not last long"?
There are two main types of clauses in the English language. They are known as the dependent clause and the independent clause. The dependent clause is a phrase that has a subject and verb in it, but this clause can’t stand alone. This means t
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