Are You Someone Who/Whom Can Pass This Grammar Quiz? Let's Find Out

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Are you a grammar guru?

Do you think yourself better than spellcheck? Are you a self-processed grammar expert? Prove it by acing this quiz!

 Jul 19, 2019

1 of 18True or False:

Adverbs can modify other adverbs.
False
True!

2 of 18Choose your answer!

The plural form of octopus is __.
Octopi
Octopeese
Octopuses

3 of 18Choose your answer!

Can you find the spelling mistake?
The most commonly mispelled word is "restaurant".
Betty White is immortal and will live for many more millennia.
This vintage belt is the most glamorous thing I own.

4 of 18Choose your answer!

Which of these is an article impostor?
It
An
The

5 of 18Choose your answer!

But, before, and behind are all __.
Nouns
Prepositions
Conjuctions

6 of 18Choose your answer!

Because you were __ hour late, we'll have to ask for __ extension.
An/an
An/a
A/an

7 of 18Choose your answer!

Can you identify the homophones below?
Accept, except
Flower, flour
Compliment, complement

8 of 18True or False:

"Used to doing" and "used to do" mean essentially the same thing.
False
True

9 of 18Choose your answer!

__ should I talk to about getting a raise?
Who'd
Who
Whom

10 of 18Choose your answer!

Can you find the shortest, grammatically correct sentence?
Stop!
Dogs can't meow.
I ate a cheeseburger.

11 of 18Choose your answer!

Are you __ sick to drive to work tomorrow?
Two
To
Too

12 of 18Choose your answer!

Don't eat that mushroom! __ poisonous!
It's
Its
They're

13 of 18Choose your answer!

Which of these sentences is written in the active voice?
The tennis match was held at the gym.
I put on my pants one leg at a time.
My entire life was destroyed by that accident.

14 of 18Choose your answer!

By adding __ to the end of a noun, a gerund is formed.
-ing
's
-ed

15 of 18Spot the proper noun!

You might be able to spot some celebrities when you go to California.
Celebrities
California
You

16 of 18Choose your answer!

We __ astronauts into space, yet we cannot seem to invent kernel-less popcorn.
sent
can send
will send

17 of 18Choose your answer!

How many times __ not to leave the empty milk carton in the fridge?
have I told you
haven't I told you
have I told

18 of 18True or False:

A clause MUST contain a subject and an object.
False
True
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