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Chapter Quiz

 

Lessons on verbs can be found in Chapter 6 of Language Network, pages 128-155.

Using Verbs (Print Quiz)

1.

Choose the principle part that answers the following question: What is the past tense of the verb BRAG?

 

(A)

bragged

 

(B)

brag

 

(C)

brugged

  

2.

Choose the principle part that answers the following question: What is the present participle of the verb DROP?

 

(A)

droping

 

(B)

dropping

 

(C)

drops

  

3.

Choose the answer that identifies the tense of the capitalized word in the following sentence: My finger slipped and I DIALED a number in Fairbanks, Alaska.

 

(A)

present

 

(B)

past

 

(C)

future

 

(D)

present perfect

  

4.

Choose the answer that identifies the tense of the capitalized word in the following sentence: Gina HAS ORGANIZED a group of volunteers to help out at the hospital.

 

(A)

present

 

(B)

present perfect

 

(C)

future

 

(D)

future perfect

  

5.

Choose the verb that correctly completes the sentence: The Brooklyn Bridge spans the East River and __________ Manhattan and Brooklyn.

 

(A)

connected

 

(B)

has connected

 

(C)

connects

  

6.

Choose the verb that correctly completes the sentence: The band has played "High School Cadets" every time it _________ in a parade.

 

(A)

marches

 

(B)

marched

 

(C)

has marched

  

7.

Identify the voice of the capitalized verb in the following sentence: Edgar Allen Poe WROTE beautiful poems as well as horror stories.

 

(A)

active voice

 

(B)

passive voice

  

8.

Identify the voice of the capitalized verb in the following sentence: Chlorophyll IS MADE in the leaves of green plants.

 

(A)

active voice

 

(B)

passive voice

  

9.

Choose the verb that correctly completes the following sentence: Last night, we _______ new tile on the kitchen floor.

 

(A)

lay

 

(B)

lying

 

(C)

laid

 

(D)

lain

  

10.

Choose the verb that correctly completes the following sentence: Will you all please ______ and sing a song?

 

(A)

rise

 

(B)

raise

 

(C)

risen

 

(D)

raising

  
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