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CBASE English: Writing Grammar & Mechanics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following examples represents the comparative form of the adjective good?

Question 2 2. Which of the following pronouns is an objective case pronoun?

Question 3 3. Which phrase correctly shows that two children share a bedroom together?

Question 4 4.

Please identify what 'The angry driver' is in the following sentence:

The angry driver leaned on his car horn.

Question 5 5. Which of the following sentences is written correctly?

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Question 6 6. The most important reason modifiers should be correctly placed in a sentence is that _____.

Question 7 7.

Which pronoun could correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Jim and _____ went to school.

Question 8 8.

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Clint didn't talk much he just stared you down with cold, dead eyes.

Question 9 9. Which of these is a part of speech?

Question 10 10. Which phrase correctly shows that Kendra and Zack jointly own a car together?

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Question 11 11.

Consider this sentence:

Alvin studied for his test after going swimming.

Which of the following words from the above sentence is a noun?

Question 12 12. Which of the following words should be capitalized?

Question 13 13. Which of the following pronouns must ALWAYS be paired with a plural verb?

Question 14 14. Which phrase correctly shows that John Velasquez owns a cabin?

Question 15 15. A part of speech is a group of words categorized by their…

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Question 16 16.

Please identify what 'Marco and I' is in the following sentence:

Marco and I left the field after the game.

Question 17 17.

Why is 'these' a demonstrative adjective in the following sentence?

These clothes are really old and dirty.

Question 18 18. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

Question 19 19. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 20 20. Which of the following demonstrates correct comma usage with adjectives?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following verb forms is a past participle?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT an example of an introductory word?

Question 23 23. To make the word key plural, you must

Question 24 24. Which one of the following parts of speech is used to interrupt flow in a sentence?

Question 25 25. Which of the following words is a common noun identifying a person?

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Question 26 26. What is the significance of an Oxford comma?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a past participle?

Question 28 28. What is the superlative form of the adverb skillfully? When is the superlative form of an adverb or adjective used?

Question 29 29. Which of the following answers uses correct punctuation?

Question 30 30.

In the following sentence, identify the misplaced modifier and why it doesn't work.

The Senator nearly spoke for two hours about the somewhat unfair tax increase before the committee tiredly voted on the motion.

CBASE English: Writing Grammar & Mechanics Chapter Exam Instructions

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