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German Sentence Construction Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Fill in the blanks to correctly form the future tense passive sentence 'the house will be built': Das Haus _____ gebaut _____.

Question 2 2. Fill in the blank with the correct form of werden to create the perfect tense passive sentence 'the book was read': das Buch hat gelesen _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following sentences correctly turns this active sentence - Er sieht uns (He sees us) - into the passive 'We are seen'?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a subordinating conjunction?

Question 5 5. Fill in the blank with the correct subordinating conjunction: Ich weiß nicht, _____ ich richtig bin. (I don't know if I'm correct.)

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Question 6 6. Fill in the blank with the correct coordinating conjunction: Ich will den Film sehen, _____ ich bin müde. (I want to watch the film but I'm tired.)

Question 7 7. How would you ask 'How are you?' in German?

Question 8 8. Fill in the blank: _____ ist passiert? ('What happened?')

Question 9 9. How would you translate ''when'' to German?

Question 10 10. You are at the beach with a group of young children from Germany. Some are are running too far ahead. What do you shout after them?

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Question 11 11. You have adopted a German shepherd who actually only understands German commands. You want him to sit. What do you say?

Question 12 12. You have German friends over for dinner. You want to encourage them to have some more. What do you say?

Question 13 13. Fill in the blank correctly: Der Mann stellt sich _____ Bett. (The man sits himself down onto the bed.)

Question 14 14. Fill in the blank in the following sentence: Sie wartet für mich _____ Park. (She's waiting for me at the park.)

Question 15 15. Fill in the blank on the following sentence: Ich laufe _____ Haus. (I run into the house.)

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a correct yes or no question asking, 'Do you like to drink orange juice?'

Question 17 17. Which of the following is the correct form of the information question needed to ask, 'What is Charlotte doing tomorrow?'

Question 18 18. When you ask a yes or no question, what comes immediately after the verb?

Question 19 19. If the subject of a German sentence isn't the first element, where in the sentence must it come?

Question 20 20. Here is a basic German sentence that starts with the subject: Mein Bruder kommt heute Abend. Which of the following correctly restates this question with the time phrase (Heute Abend) now taking first position?

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Question 21 21. How would you correctly write 'I'm going to school tomorrow?' Remember that gehen is the verb 'to go', Schule is the word 'school', ich means 'I', and morgen is the word 'tomorrow'.

Question 22 22.

Complete the sentence with the correct definite article:

_____ Frau kocht das Abendessen. (The woman is cooking dinner.)

Hint: Frau is feminine.

Question 23 23. What three things determine which form of an article to use?

Question 24 24.

Complete the sentence with the correct definite article:

Ich sehe _____ Mann. (I see the man.)

Hint: Mann is masculine accusative in this sentence.

Question 25 25. Fill in the blank with the correct formal greeting: _____ Frau Professorin Rüssman (Dear Professor Rüssman)

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Question 26 26. Select the correctly formatted letter

Question 27 27. Select the correctly formatted date line.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 29 29. What type of conjunction is weil?

Question 30 30.

Fill in the blank with the appropriate word:

Ich trinke viel Wasser, _____ ich habe Durst. (I'm drinking a lot of water because I am thirsty.)

German Sentence Construction Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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