We Gave This Grammar Quiz To 100 College Grads & Only 29 Passed. Can You?

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Think you're smarter than most college grads? Prove it!

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

 Jun 30, 2018
1 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Dolly Parton is not only talented _____ also iconic.
but
and
yet
2 of 20Choose the correct answer!
"Gone with the Wind" had a great _____ on her growing up.
effect
affect
3 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Let's go to the beach first, _____ to the promenade.
later
than
then
4 of 20Choose the correct answer!
The coffee I drank to stay up late and study had no ____________ on me.
effect
affect
5 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Brittany hasn't had a piece of cake ____ she started her new diet.
since
before
when
6 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Kim and Kourtney love Los Angeles__ Khloe, on the other hand, prefers Cleveland.
;
:
,
7 of 20Choose the correct answer!
The best man's wedding speech had a great _____ on the groom.
affect
effect
8 of 20Choose the correct answer!
President Trump is not only narcissistic _____ also unpopular.
yet
but
and
9 of 20Choose the correct answer!
There are _____ sodas in the fridge.
fewer
less
lesser
10 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Either beef or pork chops _____ available for dinner.
was
are
is
11 of 20Choose the correct answer!
There were four ______ in our backyard today!
moose
meese
mooses
12 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Either cake or chocolates _____ available for dessert.
was
are
is
13 of 20Choose the correct answer!
My sister loves team sports__ my brother, on the other hand, prefers individual sports.
-
;
:
14 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Sara loves dogs, ___ she is allergic.
and
but
so
15 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Daisy loves daisies; _________ I will not buy her roses.
therefore,
yet,
and,
16 of 20Choose the correct answer!
I hope they locked ____ house before they left for ____ vacation.
their; their
their; they're
they're; there
17 of 20Choose the correct answer!
We stayed in London _____ six months.
since
during
for
18 of 20Choose the correct answer!
____ the one wearing the floral shirt?
Who's
Who
Whose
19 of 20Choose the correct answer!
I love New York city, but there are _____ many people for me to ever live there.
to
two
too
20 of 20Choose the correct answer!
Where did you put both of the _____ dolls?
girls
girls'
girl's
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