Parts of Speech & Writing Conventions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?

Question 2 2. Jim has entered the classroom to find his teacher saying: 'Whose pencil is lying over there on the floor?' Why did his teacher use an interrogative pronoun to start the sentence?

Question 3 3. Which phrase correctly shows that John Velasquez owns a cabin?

Question 4 4. Which phrase correctly shows that Kendra and Zack jointly own a car together?

Question 5 5. Which of the following pronouns must ALWAYS be paired with a plural verb?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 7 7. Which of the following pronouns is an objective case pronoun?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a subjective case pronoun?

Question 9 9.

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

Every child in the class finished all of _____ homework.

Question 10 10.

Identify the error in the following sentence:

Every parent should take good care of their children.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following plural nouns is spelled incorrectly?

Question 12 12. Which singular noun requires that you add an es to the end to make it plural?

Question 13 13.

Choose the correct article to fill in the blank in the following sentence.

He takes _____ pride in his appearance.

Question 14 14.

Choose the correct article to fill in the blank in the following sentence.

Have you ever seen _____ Atlantic Ocean?

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

Question 17 17. Which of the following indicates that a verb should be singular?

Question 18 18. Deciding whether the verb should be singular or plural in 'either/or' and 'neither/nor' sentence structures depends on whether:

Question 19 19.

Which pronouns are found in the following sentence?

'I kept telling her that we would go back for Elmo, but I knew we had left him behind. '

Question 20 20.

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!'

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Question 21 21.

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 22 22.

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

_____ coming to dinner tonight?

Question 23 23. Which of the following sentences about ice cream cakes is grammatically correct?

Question 24 24. Which phrase correctly shows that two children share a bedroom together?

Question 25 25. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

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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 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 28 28. To make the word key plural, you must

Question 29 29.

Choose the correct article to fill in the blank in the following sentence.

Marc knows how to ride _____ unicycle.

Question 30 30. What is the superlative form of the adverb skillfully? When is the superlative form of an adverb or adjective used?

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