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Teaching Nouns in Grammar Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which phrase correctly shows that John Velasquez owns a cabin?

Question 2 2.

Which of the following appositives would fit best in the following sentence?

The ship, _____, stopped at each of the tropical islands.

Question 3 3. What is the plural form of the noun zoo?

Question 4 4. Which sentence has an appositive that is restrictive?

Question 5 5. The general name of a person, place, thing, or idea is called a _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following words is a noun?

Question 7 7. What is an abstract noun?

Question 8 8. In addition to more specific noun words, what other type of noun can be an exact noun?

Question 9 9. Which phrase correctly shows that the committee has a meeting room?

Question 10 10. Appositives describe which of the following types of words?

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Question 11 11. What is the plural version of the noun life?

Question 12 12. Which sentence has an appositive?

Question 13 13. The part of speech that includes people, places, things, and ideas is called a(n):

Question 14 14.

Consider this sentence:

Alvin studied for his test after going swimming.

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

Question 15 15. What kind of pronoun is used to replace an abstract noun?

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Question 16 16.

Take a look at the following passage and choose the best exact noun to replace the common noun 'food':

The girls ate food.

Question 17 17. Which phrase correctly shows that Kendra and Zack jointly own a car together?

Question 18 18.

What is the nonessential appositive in the following sentence?

Paris, a beautifully romantic city, is a popular tourist destination; however, so is Rome, Italy.

Question 19 19. What is the plural of the noun medium, a word that originated in another language?

Question 20 20. What does an appositive usually rename?

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Question 21 21. The specific name of a person, place, thing, or idea is called a _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following nouns is a common noun?

Question 23 23. Which of the following words is an abstract noun?

Question 24 24. What can exact nouns do for your writing that common nouns cannot?

Question 25 25. Which phrase correctly shows that several girls have jackets?

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Question 26 26.

What is the essential appositive in the following sentence?

Sarah's dog Sammy lost his bone in the backyard.

Question 27 27. What is the plural form of the noun fox?

Question 28 28. Which sentence has a nonrestrictive appositive?

Question 29 29.

Find the common nouns in the following sentence:

Mrs. Kelly was impressed that all of her students followed the daily routine by sitting down in their seats, taking out their homework, and reading quietly before class started.

Question 30 30. Which of the following nouns is a proper noun?

Teaching Nouns in Grammar Chapter Exam Instructions

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