Grammar Quiz

Parts of Speech Quizzes


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Find the adverb: Mom and dad love to walk in the park late at night. 

A. mom

B. dad

C. walk

D. late


    
Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence.

There was a peculiar man by the door.
     
      A.     Preposition
      B.     Verb
      C.     Noun
      D.     Adjective


Choose a word from the list below to fill the gap in the following sentence.

‘____! There is a shark over there!’ (interjection)

A. Ocean
B. Blue
C. Quickly
D. Because
E. Help


Modifies a verb, adjective, or adverb
A. Adjective
B. Adverb
C. Conjunction
D. Verb


Name the part of speech that describes the role of the underlined word in the sentence.

Did you know that kangaroos hop down mountains drinking chocolate milk?
     
      A.     Noun
      B.     Adjective
      C.     Preposition
      D.     Verb


I went camping with John and (he, him).

A. Him
B. He


What did she ask you to do?
     
      A.     Preposition
      B.     Preposition
      C.      pronoun
      D.     Adjective


Find the abstract noun: We won the contest for collecting the most cans.

A. cans

B. contest

C. won

D. collecting


I want to go to university in the United States.
     
      A.     Adjective
      B.     Preposition
      C.     Noun
      D.     Pronoun


After lunch, let’s go out for a coffee.

A. Pronoun

B. Preposition

C. Verb

D. Adjective


Match the underlined word to the correct part of speech.

‘The orange bird flew past.’
     
      A.     Noun
      B.     Pronoun
      C.     Adjective
      D.     Adverb
      E.     Interjection


A word that describes a verb, adjective, or another

A. Verb
B. Noun
C. Adjective
D. Pronoun
E. Adverb


I bought a beautiful dress at the mall.

A. adjective

B. adverb

C. pronoun

D. conjunction


A words that describes an action or a state of being

A. Verb
B. Noun
C. Adjective
D. Pronoun
E. Adverb


Find the verb:  We are the first class 

A. We

B. are

C. first

D. class


This book is mine. Yours is on the table.

  1. preposition
  2. adverb
  3. noun
  4. pronoun


Indicates a temporal or spatial relationship to a noun or pronoun
A. Adjective
B. Adverb
C. Conjunction
D. Preposition


Which part of speech expresses a mild or sudden burst of emotion? Examples are wow! or no.

A. Adverb
B. Noun
C. Interjection
D. Preposition
E. Adjective


What part of speech describes a noun or pronoun and answers the questions which one(s)? how many/much? or what kind(s)?

A. Verb
B. Adverb
C. Adjective
D. Preposition
E. Noun


What is the best way to write this sentence? Kevins fur is gray, and Pollys fur is white.

A. Kevins’ fur is gray, and Pollys’ fure is white.
B. Kevins fur is gray, and Pollies fure is white.
C. Kevin’s fur is gray, and Polly’s fur is white.
D. Fine as is.


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