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!

 Jul 03, 2021

1 of 18Pick One:

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

2 of 18Pick One:

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

3 of 18Pick One:

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

4 of 18Pick One:

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

5 of 18Pick One:

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

6 of 18Pick One:

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

7 of 18Pick One:

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

8 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

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

9 of 18Pick One:

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

10 of 18Pick One:

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

11 of 18Pick One:

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

12 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

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

13 of 18Pick One:

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

14 of 18Pick One:

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

15 of 18Pick One:

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

16 of 18Pick One:

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

17 of 18What type of sentence is the following?

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

18 of 18How is the following sentence written?

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