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Sentence Types, Parts & Structure Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

He sat down at the table expecting to order, eat, and be enjoying his meal alone.

Question 2 2.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

We neither had money nor enough time to escape.

Question 3 3.

Check the parallelism of the following sentence. Choose the answer that best corrects the problem.

Although he enjoyed running and to play baseball, he decided to try out for volleyball instead.

Question 4 4. When using coordinating conjunctions like but, and, or and so, writers should _____

Question 5 5. Which type of sentence might have an implied subject?

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Question 6 6. What end mark is used for interrogative sentences?

Question 7 7. Which sentence is a declarative one?

Question 8 8. Which type of sentence shows strong emotion?

Question 9 9. Which of the following correctly lists the coordinating conjunctions?

Question 10 10. Which of the following sentences is NOT grammatically correct?

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Question 11 11.

Why is the word 'who' important to the following dependent clause?

''The man who had it all eventually lost everything.''

Question 12 12. Which of the following sentences is grammatically correct?

Question 13 13. Which of the following sentences is written correctly?

Question 14 14.

What is a problem with the following sentence?

Looking for his favorite pair of glasses.

Question 15 15.

Which of the choices below is NOT a good way to fix the following sentence?

Jones is a terrific agent she is the best marksman we have.

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Question 16 16.

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Clint didn't talk much he just stared you down with cold, dead eyes.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a noun phrase?

Question 18 18. Which of the following sentences does NOT start with a noun phrase?

Question 19 19. Which of the following sentences does NOT contain a verb phrase?

Question 20 20. What do we call two or more words that relate to each other?

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Question 21 21.

Identify the verb or verbs in the following sentence:

She poured a drink for herself and took a very long sip.

Question 22 22. Which of the following sentences has multiple subjects?

Question 23 23.

Identify the subject(s) of the following sentence:

He didn't know the mob boss paid off the cop.

Question 24 24.

Identify the verb or verbs in the following sentence:

The brazen criminal shot his way through the police barricade.

Question 25 25.

Which of the following corrects this mixed structure sentence?

''Because you want your writing to be the best it can be, is why you should avoid mixed structure sentences.''

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Question 26 26.

How can the following mixed structure sentence be corrected?

''From looking at the textbook helped me understand my mistakes.''

Question 27 27. Which of the following is an example of a mixed structure sentence?

Question 28 28.

How can the following mixed structure sentence be corrected?

''The instructor she taught us how to punctuate sentences correctly.''

Question 29 29. Choose the most correct statement regarding parallel structure in a series of items.

Question 30 30. Which is an imperative sentence?

Sentence Types, Parts & Structure Chapter Exam Instructions

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