Quiz: How Do You Actually Rank On This English Grammar Test?

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Test how well your English grammar is with this quiz that tests on subjects ranging from right punctuation to subject-verb agreements.

 Oct 12, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these is the correct sentence?
I bought apples oranges and grapes.
I bought apples, oranges and, grapes.
I bought apples, oranges, and grapes.
2 of 15Pick your answer!
What spelling of "there" includes a contraction?
Their
They're
There
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Which sentence has the right subject-verb agreement?
Seven of them is too much.
Two of them loves apples.
One of them hates pineapples.
4 of 15Pick your answer!
An apostrophe can be used for what?
To show possession
To mark the adjective
To show plurality
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Which sentence is grammatically correct?
I had fightened with my sister.
I had foughten with my sister.
I had fought with my sister.
6 of 15Pick your answer!
A noun is considered to be a person, place, thing, or _______.
verb
idea
description
7 of 15Pick your answer!
What kind of a word is "carefully"?
Preposition
Adverb
Noun
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is a conjunction?
Best
And
Sticky
9 of 15Pick your answer!
A colon is usually used to indicate what?
Verbs
Lists
Subjects
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which sentence has a preposition?
She ran ten miles.
She went over the hill.
She hated eating berries.
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Which spelling of "its" indicates possession?
It s
It's
Its
12 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is grammatically correct?
Whos turn is it this time?
Whose turn is it this time?
Who's turn is it this time?
13 of 15Pick your answer!
What is a semi-colon?
" "
;
=
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Book titles in articles should always be italicized or _________.
underlined
bolded
put in larger font
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is equivalent to "you are"?
You're
Yours
Your
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