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Are you unearthly good at grammar? Take this test featuring tenses, participles, and sentence structures to see if you belong with the Grammar Gods!

 Feb 21, 2020

1 of 18Choose your answer!

Your empty coffee cup has been ___ on the table all week.
Lying
Laying
Lieing

2 of 18Choose your answer!

Can you spot the sentence with the capitalization error?
Meryl Streep is the best actress in the United States.
Only the Northeastern part of louisiana gets snow in the winter.
D.C. is not the capital of Washington.

3 of 18Choose your answer!

I would __ you to put away your smart watch before the test.
Advised
Advise
Advice

4 of 18Choose your answer!

What is the plural of cactus?
Cacti
Cactuses
Cactses

5 of 18Choose your answer!

In the sentence "Mary kicked the rotten apple across the yard," what is the verb?
Across
Kicked
Rotten

6 of 18Choose your answer!

It's up to ___ to stand up to the man!
Us
We
I

7 of 18Choose your answer!

Which word's plural form is the same as its singular form?
Analysis
Deer
Octopus

8 of 18Choose your answer!

Spot the sentence fragment:
After I finish the watermelon.
The moose were running down the lane in an orderly fashion.
I am waiting for her reply.

9 of 18Choose your answer!

What is the name of a word that modifies a noun?
Adjective
Adverb
Verb

10 of 18Choose your answer!

Quit ___ in my business, mom!
Meddling
Mettling
Medaling

11 of 18Choose your answer!

Which is an example of an onomatopoeia?
Bark
Shout
Twinkle

12 of 18Choose your answer!

No need to fight over me. I will ride with ___ I choose.
Whosever
Whomever
Whoever

13 of 18Choose your answer!

Sorry, Cindy can't come to your birthday party. She ___ a sleepover the same night.
is having
have
had

14 of 18Choose your answer!

How would you describe a noun?
Word formed from an adjective
Person, place or thing
Word that modifies a verb

15 of 18Choose your answer!

Spot the gerund: Singing is one of my favorite pastimes.
Singing
Favorite
One of

16 of 18Choose your answer!

Which of the following below is an article?
Over
Into
The

17 of 18Choose your answer!

Spot the tense: After the movie is over, I am going to pop some popcorn.
Present
Past
Future

18 of 18Choose your answer!

Which words modify nouns and pronouns?
Prepositions
Verbs
Adverbs
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