Quiz: Can You Answer 22 Grammar Questions Only Potential Geniuses Know?

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 Dec 09, 2017
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Question: 1/22Pick your answer!


Which of these sentences has a prepositional phrase in all caps?
I will call you IN THE MORNING.
I will call you TOMORROW.
THE MANAGER'S SECRETARY will call you.

Question: 2/22Pick your answer!


An adjective modifies a ________.
verb
adjective
noun

Question: 3/22Pick your answer!


Which suffix can you add to the word "quick" to turn it into an adverb?
-en
-ly
-est

Question: 4/22Pick your answer!


Biggest, best, and longest are ___________ adjectives.
proper
demonstrative
superlative

Question: 5/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following sentences does NOT have a grammatical error?
Me and my mom went to the movies last week.
I am enjoying the sunny weather.
Their were twenty nine spelling errors on your quiz.

Question: 6/22Pick your answer!


What is wrong with the following sentence, "Flowers is a beautiful addition to any garden."
The word, "any"
the word, "is"
The 's' after flower

Question: 7/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following is not a noun?
walking
kitten
balloon

Question: 8/22Pick your answer!


Philadelphia, Mickey Mouse, and Yellowstone National Park are ________.
conjunctions
interjections
proper nouns

Question: 9/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following words is a preposition?
with
unfortunately
welcome

Question: 10/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?
She has blue hair and yellow toenails.
They has blue hair and yellow toenails.
Blue hair and yellow toenails.

Question: 11/22Pick your answer!


What is grammatically wrong with the following sentence, "Babies are too sweet."
change "too" to "to"
Nothing
change "are" to "is"

Question: 12/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following is a compound sentence?
I didn't see the end of the movie because I fell asleep.
I fed the dog and the cat.
The alligator is a carnivore, but the iguana is an herbivore.

Question: 13/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following words is a preposition?
this
therefore
through

Question: 14/22Pick your answer!


An independent clause has both a subject and a verb. Which of the following is an independent clause?
Under blue skies
She was pretty
Bob, Mary, and John

Question: 15/22Pick your answer!


Fix the sentence, "Welcome to the Hotel california."
Nothing is wrong with the sentence.
make hotel plural
Capitalize California

Question: 16/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following sentences has the subject as the first word?
I was traveling last week.
Traveling on weekdays is less expensive.
Did you read the book about the traveling pants?

Question: 17/22Pick your answer!


In which question is "like" acting as a preposition?
All I did yesterday was lie around like a sloth.
Iguanas like spinach.
This problem asks you to multiply like terms.

Question: 18/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following is an improper use of the word, "will"?
I had to force myself to will up early.
I will help you with the project.
Where there's a will, there's a way.

Question: 19/22Pick your answer!


In which sentence is the word "can" acting as an action verb?
My grandmother used to can fruit in the fall.
Please hand me a can of soda.
Can you read this handwriting?

Question: 20/22Pick your answer!


Where, why, and how are _________.
interrogatives
prepositions
interjections

Question: 21/22Pick your answer!


Which of these words is a coordinating conjunction?
and
although
will

Question: 22/22Pick your answer!


In which sentence is "level" acting as a verb?
I want to beat this level in the game.
Scoop a cup of flour and then level it off.
The coffee table is level with the seats of the couches.
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