Verbal Ability: Grammar & Sentence Completion Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these would NOT be a source for higher level vocabulary?

Question 2 2. Which of these words do you think does not share a root with the others?

Question 3 3. Which sentence shows IMPROPER agreement based on number?

Question 4 4. Which sentence is an example of IMPROPER agreement based on gender?

Question 5 5.

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

I'll meet you by _____ front door of my house.

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Question 6 6.

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

I would like to order _____ slice of pizza.

Question 7 7. Choose the statement that best explains the relationship between grammar and mechanics.

Question 8 8. Complete the sentence with the best answer choice: A word's part of speech:

Question 9 9. When should you use 'if I were' instead of 'if I was'?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes a collective noun?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following sentences has an INCORRECT subject-verb agreement?

Question 12 12. Deciding whether the verb should be singular or plural in 'either/or' and 'neither/nor' sentence structures depends on whether:

Question 13 13. What must an adverb modify?

Question 14 14. Which sentence shows proper subject verb agreement?

Question 15 15. Which one of the following parts of speech is used to interrupt flow in a sentence?

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Question 16 16. Which of these is a part of speech?

Question 17 17. Unlike irregular verbs, regular verbs have very _____ endings in every form.

Question 18 18. Every verb, whether regular or irregular, has _____ forms.

Question 19 19. Which sentence contains a correlative conjunction?

Question 20 20. What is the purpose of a conjunction?

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Question 21 21. What suffix do most adverbs have?

Question 22 22. What should you use instead of the nonword 'ain't'?

Question 23 23. Much of English's technical vocabulary comes from which language?

Question 24 24. In grammar, what is meant by the term agreement?

Question 25 25.

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

He takes _____ pride in his appearance.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following does NOT fall under the category of a grammar rule?

Question 27 27. How do the words 'neither' and 'nor' function in a sentence?

Question 28 28.

In the following sentence, _____ is the subject noun and _____ is the verb.

'The two girls, as they stroll past the park, hear the faint sound of church bells chiming the hour.'

Question 29 29. What part of speech must an adjective modify?

Question 30 30. _____ are used to modify nouns or pronouns; while _____ provide details on verbs, adjectives, or adverbs.

Verbal Ability: Grammar & Sentence Completion Chapter Exam Instructions

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