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.
fighted
foughted
fought

3 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

6 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

7 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

8 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

9 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

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.
and
so
but

12 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

13 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

14 of 18Fill in the blank!

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

15 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

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
feets
foots

18 of 18Fill in the blank!

Karen ______ her wallet last week.
lost
loose
losed
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