Quiz: Only An English Professor Can Ace This Tricky Grammar Quiz. Can You?

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Are you a true grammarian?

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

 Nov 07, 2018

1 of 18Choose the correct answer!

I really want to go to the party, but I am _____ sick to make it.
to
two
too

2 of 18Choose the correct answer!

My boyfriend and I _____ over something silly this morning.
fought
foughted
fighted

3 of 18Choose the correct answer!

I _____ nice and warm sitting by the fireplace.
felt
feeled
felted

4 of 18Choose the correct answer!

The criminal hasn't had a breath of fresh air ____ he was incarcerated.
before
when
since

5 of 18Choose the correct answer!

The controversial Supreme Court pick had a great _____ on her daughter.
affect
effect

6 of 18Choose the correct answer!

There are _____ people at this year's lecture than last year's lecture.
less
fewer
lesser

7 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Either vegetarian or vegan options _____ available for dinner.
are
is
was

8 of 18Choose the correct answer!

There were four ______ in our backyard today!
gooses
goose
geese

9 of 18Choose the correct answer!

You can wear either black or neutral colors because both ___ acceptable to wear to the event tonight.
is
are
was

10 of 18Choose the correct answer!

My sister loves her dog__ my brother, on the other hand, prefers his cat.
-
:
;

11 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Sara loves spicy food, ___ she has stomach issues.
but
and
so

12 of 18Choose the correct answer!

I hope they locked ____ house before they left for ____ vacation.
they're; there
their; they're
their; their

13 of 18Choose the correct answer!

We stayed in the apartment _____ 4 nights before discovering bedbugs.
during
since
for

14 of 18Fill in the blank!

Lisa ______ out of her house last night.
snucked
sneak
snuck

15 of 18Choose the correct answer!

____ the one running in the field over there?
Whose
Who
Who's

16 of 18Pick the correct answer!

I love you_______ I'm scared.
, but
; but
. But

17 of 18Choose the correct answer!

My _____ are sore from that long hike.
feet
foots
feets

18 of 18Fill in the blank!

Karen ______ her wallet last week.
losed
lost
loose
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