Declension: Definition & Examples - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which of the following is NOT directly affected by declension?

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1. In English, how does declension indicate number?

2. Which of the following is TRUE about declension?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet set will quickly measure your knowledge of declension. You will need to identify different ways declension is used in multiple languages.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment, you'll test your knowledge and understanding of:

  • Different parts of speech affected by declension
  • Characteristics of declension
  • How numbers are indicated in English via declension

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept declension in the Spanish language to answer a question about gender identifiers
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the effect declension has on the parts of speech in a language
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the number of grammatical cases English has

Additional Learning

You can find out more about this linguistic trait by reviewing the lesson titled Declension: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help explain:

  • Cross-linguistic grammar
  • Russian grammatical cases
  • German grammatical cases