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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.
Lieing
Lying
Laying

2 of 18Choose your answer!

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

3 of 18Choose your answer!

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

4 of 18Choose your answer!

What is the plural of cactus?
Cactuses
Cacti
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!
We
Us
I

7 of 18Choose your answer!

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

8 of 18Choose your answer!

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

9 of 18Choose your answer!

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

10 of 18Choose your answer!

Quit ___ in my business, mom!
Mettling
Meddling
Medaling

11 of 18Choose your answer!

Which is an example of an onomatopoeia?
Shout
Twinkle
Bark

12 of 18Choose your answer!

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

13 of 18Choose your answer!

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

14 of 18Choose your answer!

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

15 of 18Choose your answer!

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

16 of 18Choose your answer!

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

17 of 18Choose your answer!

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

18 of 18Choose your answer!

Which words modify nouns and pronouns?
Adverbs
Prepositions
Verbs
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