Pronouns, Adverbs & Infinitives Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following sentences is written with the INCORRECT FORM of pronoun subject-verb agreement?

Question 2 2. How do you know when a demonstrative is a pronoun and when it is an adjective?

Question 3 3. Which of the following demonstrative pronouns are plural?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is showing a demonstrative pronoun?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an example of an irregular adverb that may be used as an intensifier?

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Question 6 6.

Which of the following type of intensifier is used in this sentence?

'Johnny's color was back and his breathing was regular, but his hand was shaking ever so slightly.'

Question 7 7.

In the following sentence, which word is used as an intensifier?

'Johnny's color was back and his breathing was regular, but his hand was shaking ever so slightly.'

Question 8 8. Within a sentence, where should intensifiers be placed?

Question 9 9. What role does the indefinite pronoun take in the following sentence: Someone forgot to close the refrigerator.

Question 10 10. What role does the indefinite pronoun take in the following sentence: Joe accidentally hit someone with his baseball.

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Question 11 11. Which word below is an indefinite pronoun?

Question 12 12. Which parts of speech can indefinite pronouns act as?

Question 13 13.

What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence?

To surprise her family, Cate dressed up in a funny costume.

Question 14 14. Which sentence contains an infinitive phrase?

Question 15 15. What is an infinitive phrase?

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Question 16 16. Which one of the following is NOT a role an infinitive phrase can have in a sentence?

Question 17 17. The relative pronoun also makes the relative clause _____.

Question 18 18. When relative pronouns stand alone, they do not introduce relative clauses but rather simply serve as the _____ the sentence.

Question 19 19. The relative pronoun acts as the _____ of the relative clause.

Question 20 20. Relative clauses provide additional _____ nouns in sentences.

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Question 21 21. A gerund is _____.

Question 22 22. In the sentence : The dancing teens cheered excitedly. The verb 'dancing' is used to describe the teens, so it is an example of a:

Question 23 23. We intended to leave early. In this sentence, 'to leave' is an example of...

Question 24 24. What is a verbal?

Question 25 25. The two types of modifiers in the English language are:

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Question 26 26. Adverbs may modify:

Question 27 27. Adding too many modifiers may:

Question 28 28. Modifiers improve writing by:

Question 29 29. This, those, that, and these are demonstrative pronouns, but they are also demonstrative adjectives. Which of the following statements describes the difference between the two?

Question 30 30.

In the following sentence, which word(s) are modified by an intensifier?

'Johnny's color was back and his breathing was regular, but his hand was shaking ever so slightly.'

Pronouns, Adverbs & Infinitives Chapter Exam Instructions

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