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

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

 Jun 13, 2018
1 of 22Choose the correct answer!
The best man's wedding speech had a great _____ on the groom.
affect
effect
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
fewer
lesser
4 of 22Choose the correct answer!
Brittany hasn't had a piece of cake ____ she started her new diet.
when
since
before
5 of 22Choose the correct answer!
The coffee I drank to stay up late and study had no ____________ on me.
affect
effect
6 of 22Choose the correct answer!
Let's go to the beach first, _____ to the promenade.
later
than
then
7 of 22Choose the correct answer!
_____ you like to go on a date with me?
Could
Do
Would
8 of 22Choose the correct answer!
_______, the President is going to be in town next week.
Supposively
Supposebly
Supposedly
9 of 22Choose the correct answer!
____ friend went over ____ alone without telling anyone.
There, there
They're, their
Their, there
10 of 22Choose the correct answer!
I'm going to ____ down because I am tired.
lei
lay
lie
11 of 22Choose the correct answer!
This newspaper article might _____ your interest.
peak
pique
peek
12 of 22Choose the correct answer!
My mom hates chocolate; _________ I will not buy her candy bars.
therefore,
yet,
and,
13 of 22Choose the correct answer!
The sunset is _____ the horizon.
in
over
on
14 of 22Choose the correct answer!
I wonder if _______ going to propose to his girlfriend soon.
hes
he's
hes'
15 of 22Choose the correct answer!
The hikers climbed to the ____ of Mt. Everest.
peak
peek
pique
16 of 22Choose the correct answer!
She, ___ , eats a vegan diet.
two
too
to
17 of 22Choose the correct answer!
Mary loves peanut butter, ___ she is allergic.
and
so
but
18 of 22Choose the correct answer!
Let's go ___ the Taylor Swift concert tonight.
too
to
two
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.
was
is
are
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.
are
is being
is
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