You Don't Need A PhD To Pass This Grammar Quiz, But It Will Help!

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Can you pass this PhD-level grammar quiz?

Is bad grammar a pet peeve of yours? If so, test your grammar knowledge with this quiz. Only a true grammar police will be able to pass! Good luck!

 May 01, 2021

1 of 18Pick One:

_______ weren't any restaurants still open over ________.
There, their
There, there
They're, there

2 of 18Pick One:

What is a synonym for the word "bitter"?
Sweet
Sour
Orange

3 of 18Pick One:

Which of the following is NOT an antonym for the word "gorgeous"?
Extraordinary
Unattractive
Awful

4 of 18Pick One:

I ________ Grey's Anatomy every night on Netflix!
Watching
Watch
Am watch

5 of 18Pick One:

I've been ______ to finish my make-up for hours!
Tries
Is trying
Trying

6 of 18Pick One:

What's a synonym for the word "synonym"?
Antonym
Metonym
Dichotomy

7 of 18Pick One:

I _____ for my train ticket. Do you have it in your purse?
Look
Am looking
Looking

8 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

There are four apples in the pantry.
Exclamatory sentence
Interrogative sentence
Declarative sentence

9 of 18Pick One:

The word "interrogate" is a ________.
Verb
Noun
Adjective

10 of 18Pick One:

Which of the following is the word "permit" NOT:
Adjective
Verb
Noun

11 of 18Pick One:

William Shakespeare famously created many words in his plays. This makes him a _________.
Geologist
Neologist
Neurologist

12 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

Mark my words: I will be the first astronaut to walk on Mars!
Interrogative sentence
Exclamatory sentence
Declarative sentence

13 of 18Pick One:

The word "adjective" is a _______.
Adjective
Noun
Verb

14 of 18Pick One:

Can you turn off your phone? It won't stop ______.
Rings
Ringing
Ring

15 of 18Pick One:

______ you stop chopping _______ for a minute and help me cook dinner?
Wood, wood
Wood, would
Would, wood

16 of 18Pick One:

The word "object" is NOT which of the following:
Verb
Adjective
Noun

17 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

What did you do with my coconut oil?
Imperative sentence
Interrogative sentence
Declarative sentence

18 of 18How is the following sentence written?

You will find the treasure where "X" marks the spot!
2nd Person
1st Person
3rd Person
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