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Multiple-choice questions on English grammar and usage with answers:

Multiple-choice questions on English grammar and usage with answers:

1. Which of the following is a complete sentence?

  • A. Running in the park.

  • B. The dog runs quickly.

  • C. Although tired.

Answer: B

2. Identify the noun in the sentence: "The sun is shining brightly."

  • A. sun

  • B. shining

  • C. brightly

Answer: A

3. Choose the correct form of the verb: "She _______ to the store yesterday."

  • A. go

  • B. goes

  • C. went

Answer: C

4. What is the correct plural form of "child"?

  • A. childs

  • B. childes

  • C. children

Answer: C

5. Which sentence is in the passive voice?

  • A. The cat chased the mouse.

  • B. The mouse was chased by the cat.

  • C. Chasing the mouse, the cat ran.

Answer: B

6. Identify the correct punctuation: "My favorite colors are red blue and green."

  • A. My favorite colors are red, blue, and green.

  • B. My favorite colors are red; blue and green.

  • C. My favorite colors are red blue and green.

Answer: A

7. What part of speech is the word "quickly" in the sentence: "She ran quickly to catch the bus."

  • A. Noun

  • B. Verb

  • C. Adverb

Answer: C

8. Which sentence is grammatically correct?

  • A. Neither of them is coming to the party.

  • B. Neither of them are coming to the party.

  • C. Neither of them am coming to the party.

Answer: A

9. In the sentence "He plays the guitar," what is the direct object?

  • A. He

  • B. plays

  • C. guitar

Answer: C

10. Identify the antonym for "joyful."

  • A. Sad

  • B. Happy

  • C. Excited

Answer: A

11. Which sentence uses correct subject-verb agreement?

  • A. The team are playing well.

  • B. The team is playing well.

  • C. The team were playing well.

Answer: B

12. What is the comparative form of "happy"?

  • A. Happiest

  • B. Happyer

  • C. Happier

Answer: C

13. Choose the correct possessive form: "The book belongs to Sarah and Mark."

  • A. Sarah and Mark's book

  • B. Sarah's and Mark's book

  • C. Sarah's and Marks' book

Answer: B

14. Which sentence is correctly punctuated?

  • A. Where are you going?

  • B. Where, are you going?

  • C. Where are you going.

Answer: A

15. What is the correct form of the adjective in "It was the _______ day of my life."?

  • A. Good

  • B. Better

  • C. Best

Answer: C

16. Which sentence is in the subjunctive mood?

  • A. If he was here, he would help.

  • B. If he were here, he would help.

  • C. If he is here, he would help.

Answer: B

17. Identify the preposition in the sentence: "The cat is on the roof."

  • A. cat

  • B. is

  • C. on

Answer: C

18. What is the correct form of the verb: "She _______ to the party last night."

  • A. goes

  • B. go

  • C. went

Answer: C

19. Choose the correct article: "I saw ___ eagle in the sky."

  • A. a

  • B. an

  • C. the

Answer: C

20. Identify the gerund in the sentence: "Swimming is my favorite activity."

  • A. Swimming

  • B. is

  • C. activity

Answer: A

21. What is the correct plural form of "person"?

  • A. persons

  • B. people

  • C. peoples

Answer: B

22. Which sentence uses correct parallel structure?

  • A. He likes swimming and to jog.

  • B. He likes swimming and jogging.

  • C. He likes to swim and jogging.

Answer: B

23. In the sentence "The flowers are beautiful," what is the predicate?

  • A. The

  • B. flowers

  • C. are beautiful

Answer: C

24. Choose the correct form of the adjective: "This is the _____ book I've ever read."

  • A. Good

  • B. Better

  • C. Best

Answer: C

25. Which sentence uses correct verb tense consistency?

  • A. She eats healthy and exercises daily.

  • B. She eats healthy and exercised daily.

  • C. She ate healthy and exercises daily.

Answer: A

26. What is the correct form of the pronoun: "She and ___ went to the store."

  • A. her

  • B. she

  • C. them

Answer: A

27. Identify the adverb in the sentence: "He walks quickly."

  • A. He

  • B. walks

  • C. quickly

Answer: C

28. What is the correct possessive form of "it"?

  • A. Its

  • B. It's

  • C. Ites

Answer: A

29. Choose the correct conjunction: "I like both tea ____ coffee."

  • A. but

  • B. or

  • C. and

Answer: C

30. Identify the adverbial phrase in the sentence: "She reads in the library."

  • A. She

  • B. reads

  • C. in the library

Answer: C

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