Parts Of Speech Quizzes & Trivia

Our next trivia will be all about speech. More precisely, you will be asked questions about the different parts of speech that we can find in various languages around the globe. Where some languages have one type of adjectives, others have three. Some languages have nominal classifiers whereas others do not and so on. Everything about parts of speech is in here, you name it, we have it!

The Bantu languages are well-known for having only a very small closed class of what? What is the name of the phrase based on a pronoun, noun or other noun-like words? How are the majority of adverbs formed in Romance languages? Let’s find those nouns and adjectives and get to the bottom of this “parts of speech” trivia.

Do you know there are eight parts of speech in the English language? If you learn all of them, you can speak perfect English. If you've already known all of them, it's time to revise and put your knowledge to test. Take...

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 22360   |  Last updated: Oct 21, 2019
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    What part of speech describes a verb, adjective, or adverb and answers when? Where? How? And to what extent?

Speech is one of the 5 senses common to the human race. It comprises of parts, which allow us to actually speak at the end of it all. The quiz below will help you better understand the subject.

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 8572   |  Last updated: Mar 12, 2019
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    What part of speech tells what is being done in the sentence? Find the best word that matches this definition.

This parts of speech quiz perform a similar job in sentences. So how do you know which one is right in any given situation? This quiz will walk you through the process of figuring that out.

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 4358   |  Last updated: Mar 12, 2019
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    The hot-air balloon was invented by two [French] brothers who ran a paper bag factory.

An adjective is a word that describes or modifies a noun. In the past few days, we have been able to cover some parts of speech, and we covered adjectives widely. Do you wish to have some practice on how to use or insert the...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 4064   |  Last updated: Mar 23, 2020
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    The beautiful lady smiled at the boy.

This is a short quiz to find out if you know basic parts of speech in English: nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, and prepositions. Good luck!

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 3001   |  Last updated: Jun 15, 2017
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    Identify the noun in this sentence:   Money doesn't make us happy unless we are poor.




Parts Of Speech Questions & Answers


What type of pronouns are me, them her, him, us? They usually belong in the predicate.
This needs to be corrected to at least object. This answer should be objective, and the one before should be subjective. These are the correct terms and should at least be added to the possible correct answers.
What are the kinds of verbs is, was and had when used alone?
Linking , linking verbs, linking verbThey simply link subject to predicate
What type of noun has names as a group of things and it rarely ends in s?
A noun is a person, place, thing or idea. It is a part of speech in the English language. However, there are different types of nouns. One is singular and another is plural. Singular nouns means that there is only one noun. Plural nouns means that th
What type of verb describes physical or mental action?
The answer to this is an action verb. The verb is something that is used in order to describe what a person or an object is doing. For example, the subject is reading. Reading is going to be the verb here and it perfectly describes what the subject&
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