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NES Essential Academic Skills Writing: Pronouns & Antecedents Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

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

Any person who visits the park should clean up all of _____ trash.

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

Question 3 3.

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

_____ going to be there by 5:30.

Question 4 4.

Which of the following correctly identifies the subjective and objective pronouns found in the following sentence?

'Run away from the hooded monks with the giant swords?' he asked. 'You don't have to tell me twice.'

Question 5 5.

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

The teacher told me that the choice was _____.

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Question 6 6.

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

I think that either my cousins or your husband will bring ________ sound system to the party.

Question 7 7.

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

I heard that _____ car is in the shop.

Question 8 8.

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.

Question 9 9.

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

Either my husband or my brother will volunteer ______ time for the project.

Question 10 10. Which of the following sentences has a plural subject pronoun and a plural object pronoun?

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Question 11 11.

Which pronouns are present in the following sentence?

She said, 'Gosh, Darren, it is almost like you don't know the first thing about human sacrifice!'

Question 12 12.

In the following sentence, what is the antecedent to which the pronoun she refers?

My mother made all of her own clothes, and she did a very good job of it.

Question 13 13.

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

Either folk songs or country songs are my favorite types of music because of _______ good rhythms.

Question 14 14. Which of the following sentences about Gary is grammatically correct?

Question 15 15.

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

After class, the principal talked to _____ and me.

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Question 16 16.

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

_____ coming to dinner tonight?

Question 17 17. Which of the following sentences about ice cream cakes is grammatically correct?

Question 18 18.

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

Jorge has been working here longer than _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?

Question 20 20. Relative clauses perform the following functions EXCEPT that _____.

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Question 21 21.

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

Every child in the class finished all of _____ homework.

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a singular indefinite pronoun?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a subjective case pronoun?

Question 24 24.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

The lawyers held private meetings with all of their clients.

Question 25 25.

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

I think that either your husband or my cousins will bring ________ sound system to the party.

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Question 26 26.

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

Jim and _____ went to school.

Question 27 27.

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

I have talked to your teachers and your bosses, and ________ said that you've been doing a great job.

Question 28 28.

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

_____ daughter is five years old.

Question 29 29. Relative pronouns are:

Question 30 30.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

Every parent should take good care of their children.

NES Essential Academic Skills Writing: Pronouns & Antecedents Chapter Exam Instructions

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