Identifying Errors of Singular and Plural Pronouns

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a singular indefinite pronoun?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Login here for access

1.

Which choice contains the correct pronoun or pronouns to fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Each pilot checked to be sure that _____ had all of the necessary equipment prior to takeoff.

2.

Which choice contains a pronoun that could correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

The caller said that _____ had the wrong number.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet addresses the exact grammatical rules of pronouns in an attempt to assist you in correcting common errors. The quiz will provide you with opportunities to practice what you've learned by asking you to provide the correct pronoun for several sentences.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz focuses on basic pronouns, as well as the following terminology:

  • Singular indefinite pronouns
  • Antecedents
  • Singular personal possessive pronouns

Skills Practiced

You will be tested on your capabilities in regards to different study skills, including:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of proper pronoun usage
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to choose the correct pronouns to complete several sentences
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about singular personal possessive pronouns

Additional Learning

To further develop your mastery of pronoun usage, review the lesson Identifying Errors of Singular and Plural Pronouns, which addresses the following:

  • Pronoun basics
  • Pronoun-antecedent agreement
  • Personal pronouns
  • Indefinite pronouns
Support