Can You Make Your English Teacher Proud by Acing This Advanced Grammar Quiz

Matilda via TriStar Pictures

What's your grammar IQ?

This quiz will test your knowledge of all things grammar. How well do you actually know the English language?

 Jun 27, 2020

1 of 22Choose the correct answer!

The best man's wedding speech had a great _____ on the groom.
effect
affect

2 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Kim and Kourtney love Los Angeles__ Khloe, on the other hand, prefers Cleveland.
,
:
;

3 of 22Choose the correct answer!

There are _____ M&Ms in the dish than I remember.
less
lesser
fewer

4 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Brittany hasn't had a piece of cake ____ she started her new diet.
before
since
when

5 of 22Choose the correct answer!

The coffee I drank to stay up late and study had no ____________ on me.
effect
affect

6 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Let's go to the beach first, _____ to the promenade.
then
than
later

7 of 22Choose the correct answer!

_____ you like to go on a date with me?
Would
Could
Do

8 of 22Choose the correct answer!

_______, the President is going to be in town next week.
Supposedly
Supposebly
Supposively

9 of 22Choose the correct answer!

____ friend went over ____ alone without telling anyone.
Their, there
They're, their
There, there

10 of 22Choose the correct answer!

I'm going to ____ down because I am tired.
lie
lay
lei

11 of 22Choose the correct answer!

This newspaper article might _____ your interest.
pique
peek
peak

12 of 22Choose the correct answer!

My mom hates chocolate; _________ I will not buy her candy bars.
and,
yet,
therefore,

13 of 22Choose the correct answer!

The sunset is _____ the horizon.
over
on
in

14 of 22Choose the correct answer!

I wonder if _______ going to propose to his girlfriend soon.
hes
hes'
he's

15 of 22Choose the correct answer!

The hikers climbed to the ____ of Mt. Everest.
peek
pique
peak

16 of 22Choose the correct answer!

She, ___ , eats a vegan diet.
to
two
too

17 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Mary loves peanut butter, ___ she is allergic.
and
but
so

18 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Let's go ___ the Taylor Swift concert tonight.
two
to
too

19 of 22Choose the correct answer!

The _____ toys were scattered all over the bedroom.
childrens'
children's
childrens

20 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Either gelato or cookies _____ available for dessert.
is
are
was

21 of 22Choose the correct answer!

President Trump is not only narcissistic _____ also unpopular.
but
yet
and

22 of 22Choose the correct answer!

Two hours _____ too long to wait in line for a movie.
is
are
is being
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

So you think you're a true grammar snob? Do your friends say that you're a walking dictionary? Prove it by taking this ultimate English language test! Let's see if you truly know all of these tricky grammar questions. According to the Oxford Dictionary, the term "vocabulary" means "the words used by or known to a particular people" or, put more simply, "the words of a language." Some people like to impress others with their big vocabularies. Do you know the exact meanings of words like "conjure," "incumbent" and "seldom"? What about "venerable" or "conspicuous"? These are all words you probably don't use in your daily life -- but here they are in our quiz. So let's see how many difficult words you know! Ever wonder about your vocabulary size? Even if you are a daily English speaker or a native English speaker, you still might find this test challenging! We're rounded up some of the most confusing words in the English language to test your vocabulary and English prowess. This quiz will take you back to your grade school days and see how well you remember your vocabulary lessons. Think you'll be able to ace it? Or will you be begging for a retry? What are you waiting for? Grab a number 2 pencil and let's get started! Hit the play button now to take this ultimate English grammar test!