Quiz: Only An English Major Can Ace This Advanced Grammar Test. Can You?

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Do you know the difference between your adverbs and your adjectives?

Take this exciting and challenging English grammar quiz to find out how well you really know your basic grammar rules. Can you ace this quiz?

 Jun 03, 2018
1 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these words is an adjective?
Quietly
Laugh
Furry
2 of 18Pick your answer!
Choose the proper noun!
French
Sunglasses
Horse
3 of 18Pick your answer!
Pick the correct word: We are going ________ the party.
At
To
On
4 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these sentences is incorrect?
Whom do you wish to speak to?
Who wrote this book?
Whom is calling?
5 of 18Pick your answer!
Choose the sentence in past tense!
They will dance all night.
They are dancing all night.
They danced all night.
6 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these words is a pronoun?
Sing
Cat
She
7 of 18Pick your answer!
Pick the correct word: They ________ the wine before they started eating.
Finished
Finishes
Finish
8 of 18Pick your answer!
Choose the sentence in future tense!
I came back to you.
I'm coming back to you.
I will come back to you.
9 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these words is a noun?
Slap
Scrunch
Bowl
10 of 18Pick your answer!
What is the plural of squid?
Squid
Squad
Squidi
11 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these sentences is incorrect?
There's too much to lose.
There's to much too lose.
We've lost too much already.
12 of 18Pick your answer!
Pick the correct word: You're in love ________ her.
With
To
Of
13 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these words is a verb?
Dive
White
Hungry
14 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these sentences is incorrect?
If I were you, I'd ask for my job back.
If I were in your shoes, I would ask for my job back.
If I was you, I'd ask for my job back.
15 of 18Pick your answer!
Choose the correct sentence!
I'm bound by my word.
I'm binding by my word.
I'm binded by my word.
16 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these sentences is incorrect?
There is a lot of sunshine today.
Their lost in the woods.
They're going to be late.
17 of 18Pick your answer!
Pick the correct word: They have arrived ________ Europe.
To
By
From
18 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of these words is an adverb?
Happy
Run
Easily
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