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Chapter Quiz

 

For more help with the parts of speech, see Language Network, Chapter 1, pages 4-35.

The Parts of Speech (Print Quiz)

1.

Choose the correct answer to the following question: Which of the following words is an example of a preposition?

 

(A)

into

 

(B)

if

 

(C)

many

 

(D)

you

  

2.

Choose the correct answer to the following question: Which of the following words is an example of an interjection?

 

(A)

soon

 

(B)

when

 

(C)

ouch

 

(D)

within

  

3.

Choose the correct answer to the following question: Which of the following words is an example of a conjunction?

 

(A)

and

 

(B)

run

 

(C)

below

 

(D)

her

  

4.

Choose the correct answer to the following question: Which of the following words is an example of a verb?

 

(A)

tastes

 

(B)

late

 

(C)

not

 

(D)

slowly

  

5.

Choose the correct answer to the following question: Which of the following words is an example of an adjective?

 

(A)

Ralph

 

(B)

below

 

(C)

fifteen

 

(D)

wait

  

6.

Choose the answer that names the part of speech of the capitalized word in the following sentence: The usher CLOSED the door.

 

(A)

noun

 

(B)

pronoun

 

(C)

verb

 

(D)

adverb

  

7.

Choose the answer that names the part of speech of the capitalized word in the following sentence: Farmers had VERY poor crops this year.

 

(A)

adjective

 

(B)

pronoun

 

(C)

verb

 

(D)

adverb

  

8.

Choose the answer that names the part of speech of the capitalized word in the following sentence: EVERYONE met at the field house.

 

(A)

noun

 

(B)

pronoun

 

(C)

adjective

 

(D)

adverb

  

9.

Choose the answer that names the part of speech of the capitalized word in the following sentence: Have you heard the GOOD news?

 

(A)

pronoun

 

(B)

verb

 

(C)

adverb

 

(D)

adjective

  

10.

Choose the answer that names the part of speech of the capitalized word in the following sentence: The cat knocked a vase OFF the shelf.

 

(A)

pronoun

 

(B)

verb

 

(C)

adverb

 

(D)

preposition

  
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