Quiz: Only Someone With IQ Range 140-149 Can Spot These 17 Grammar Mistakes

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 Oct 02, 2017
1 of 17Pick your answer!
I would have come earlier if I _________.
had known
have known
had knew
2 of 17Pick your answer!
That book may ______ your interest.
peak
pique
peek
3 of 17Pick your answer!
Which is not a proper term?
There
Their
They're
4 of 17Pick your answer!
What is the OBJECT of this sentence: "She took the string from the cat."
She
string
cat
5 of 17Pick your answer!
What is the SUBJECT of this sentence: "She took the string from the cat."
string
cat
She
6 of 17Pick your answer!
__________ your week going?
Hows'
Hows
How's
7 of 17Pick your answer!
Call me tomorrow_ I'll have an answer for you by then.
)
;
-
8 of 17Pick your answer!
_______ clothing will be better for this _______.
Loose, wether
Loose, weather
Lose, whether
9 of 17Pick your answer!
Which of the following is an adverb?
Fast
Far
Slowly
10 of 17Pick your answer!
That movie had a strong ______ on me.
effect
affect
11 of 17Pick your answer!
Will you come over to see ______?
me and Peggy?
Peggy and I?
Peggy and me?
12 of 17Pick your answer!
FBI is an example of an _________.
Onomatopoeia
Acronym
Alliteration
13 of 17Pick your answer!
Which of the following is an example of a metaphor?
She is a night owl.
She is as slow as a sloth.
She dances like a violet.
14 of 17Pick your answer!
Which is the proper grammar?
They're my favorite.
Their my favorite.
There my favorite.
15 of 17Pick your answer!
I'm going to ___ down for a nap.
lay
lie
16 of 17Pick your answer!
Select the conjunction:
,
and
don't
17 of 17Pick your answer!
December is a ______ noun.
Proper
Elective
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