Quiz: Even A Child Could Pass This Basic Grammar Test. Can You?

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How much do you remember from grade school grammar?

This quiz is all about basic grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure! Think you can get all of them right?

 Apr 17, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I am better ___ you.
than
then

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I can't find ___ pencil. Can I use ___?
my, yours
mine, your's

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Each choice has ___ benefits.
its
it's

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the past tense of "become"?
Became
Becoming
Become

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I ___ understand, do you?
doesn't
don't

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I used the catalog to ___ books.
look up
look on
look out

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I have to ___ a telephone call.
make
do

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is used to show possession?
Apostrophe
Colon
Comma

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

She speaks neither English __ French.
nor
or

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

He typed ___
the message carefully.
carefully the message.

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of the following is correct:
The weather this winter has been windy, wet, and unpredictable.
The weather this winter has been: windy, wet, and unpredictable.

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Mary came home from work early she had been feeling sick all morning.
This is a run-on sentence.
This sentence has a comma splice.
This is a sentence fragment.

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these is not a punctuation mark?
Period
Comma
Hashtag

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I love going to the park on ___.
weekend's
weekends
Weekend's

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

___ did you say called about the interview?
Whom
Who

16 of 18What is the verb in this sentence?

Mary shopped for groceries.
Mary
Shopped
Groceries

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

___ describes a word that sounds like the noise it makes?
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Allusion

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What modifies a noun?
Adjective
Verb
Punctuation
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