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Appositive Phrase Quizzes


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A responsible, hard-working person, Lukas will become the best candidate for the position.

  1. a responsible
  2. hardworking person
  3. Lukas
  4. Lukas will become the best candidate for the position
  5. a responsible, hard-working person


Essential appositives/appositive phrases are set-off from the rest of the sentence by commas.

A. True
B. False


My cousin Julie went to see the movie.

The appositive is essential.

A. True
B. False


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

My cousin Allison went to see the movie.

A. Cousin
B. Allison
C. Movie


Jimmy wanted to hide it from Gracie, his pet gopher.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


Trucks, large and small cargo carries, come in all colors.

A. Trucks
B. Large and small argo carries
C. In
D. Colors


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

Andy, my brother, plays baseball.

A. Andy
B. My brother
C. Baseball


The bald eagle , our national bird, soured above the trees.

A. The bald eagle
B. Our national bird
C. Soured above
D. Trees


We watched the movie Finding Nemo last night.

The appositive is essential.

A. True
B. False


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

I went to see Ricky, my brother, last Sunday.

A. I
B. Ricky
C. My brother


     I hope to look just like Leon, my personal fashion icon.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


Gracie scares him because she’s kind of creepy.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


Ken and Joyce, Ken’s wife, are business partners.

A. Ken and Joyce
B. Ken’s wife
C. Are business
D. Partners


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

Joe, a carpenter, built these shelves for me.

A. Joe
B. A carpenter
C. Shelves


     I will look so cool while rollerblading down 79th St.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


You should take your umbrella today, which is an important tool to protect from rain.

  1. which is an important tool to protect from rain
  2. you should take your umbrella today
  3. your umbrella
  4. none


     I think i’m going to grow a mullet, a fashionable men’s hairdo.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


I just left the hotel after two nights, a very clean and comfortable place.

  1. a very clean and comfortable place
  2. the hotel
  3. I just left the hotel after two nights
  4. none


Gracie quickly turned him into a toad.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


The pyramid of Khufu, the Great Pyramid, loomed over the explorers.

A. The pyramid
B. Khufu
C. THe Great Pyramid
D. Explorers


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