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Elements of Grammar: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the complete subject?

Jane is working on her science project today.

Question 2 2.

Identify the subject(s) of the following sentence:

He didn't know the mob boss paid off the cop.

Question 3 3. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 4 4.

Identify the simple subject in the following sentence:

The quiz had ten questions.

Question 5 5.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

All government representatives must keep in contact with his or her constituents.

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Question 6 6.

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

The government levied taxes on _____ citizens.

Question 7 7.

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

The angry driver leaned on his car horn.

Question 8 8. Which phrase correctly shows that the committee has a meeting room?

Question 9 9. Which of the following plural nouns is spelled incorrectly?

Question 10 10.

Why is business the only subject in the following sentence?

The business with the casino owner and the oil tycoon was shady.

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Question 11 11.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

Every parent should take good care of their children.

Question 12 12. To make the word Monday plural, you must

Question 13 13.

Which is the correct pronoun to refer to the singular indefinite pronoun antecedent someone in the following sentence?

Someone at the party had lost _____ earring.

Question 14 14.

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

Jorge has been working here longer than _____.

Question 15 15.

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

These clothes are really old and dirty.

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Question 16 16.

Identify the auxiliary/helping verb(s) in the following sentence.

I would have gone to class, but I was sick.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a subjective case pronoun?

Question 18 18.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the complete predicate?

My biology teacher announced the date of the next test.

Question 19 19.

Determine if the following sentence contains an incorrect modifier.

After falling from a ladder, the firefighter was rushed to the emergency room in a taxi and given blood before surgery.

Question 20 20.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the complete predicate?

My younger brother ran his first marathon yesterday.

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Question 21 21. Choose the sentence that contains a faulty collective ownership error.

Question 22 22. Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?

Question 23 23.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

Although he enjoyed running and to play baseball, he decided to try out for volleyball instead.

Question 24 24.

Which word or words in the following sentence make up the simple subject?

The new English teacher was thoroughly prepared for class.

Question 25 25.

Which is the correct pronoun to refer to the antecedent actor in the following sentence?

The actor forgot _____ lines in the middle of the play.

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Question 26 26. Which phrase correctly shows that John Velasquez owns a cabin?

Question 27 27.

Which of the following choices is the correct contraction to fill in the blank in the following sentence?

_____ coming to dinner tonight?

Question 28 28.

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

Jim and _____ went to school.

Question 29 29. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 30 30. Which of the following pronouns is an objective case pronoun?

Elements of Grammar: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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