Appositive Phrase Quizzes


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Andy, my brother, plays baseball.

The appositive is essential

A. True
B. False


Before long, Gracie found the wand hidden under the bed.
     
      A.     Prepositinal
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


The third highest mountain in the world, Kangchenjunga, is located in Nepal.

  1. is located in Nepal
  2. Kangchenjunga
  3. the third highest mountain in the world
  4. none


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

A. True
B. False


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

The appositive is essential.

A. True
B. False


The commonly misspelled word miscellaneous is often used as an adjective.

  1. the commonly misspelled word
  2. miscellaneous
  3. an adjective
  4. none


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


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

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

A. I
B. Ricky
C. My brother


My sister Nurma is getting married soon.

  1. my sister
  2. Nurma
  3. none


I went to see John our pastor after church.

This sentence does not need commas for the appositive.

A. True
B. False


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


We watched the movie Finding Nemo last night.

The appositive is essential.

A. True
B. False


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


His wand was given to him by his former student, Gino.
     
      A.     Prepositional
      B.     Appositive
      C.     Neither


What is the appositive in the following sentence?

Joe, a carpenter, built these shelves for me.

A. Joe
B. A carpenter
C. Shelves


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


A truly beautiful island, Bali attracts many foreign tourists every year.

  1. Bali attracts many foreign tourists every year
  2. a truly beautiful island
  3. Bali
  4. none


I would love a bright red Porsche,a sports car.

A. I
B. Would love
C. Bright
D. A sports car


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

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


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


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