English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-59

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-59

 

  1. What is the predicate nominative in the following sentence?

Dinesh was the class president last year?

A. class               B. president      C. year                D. last

 

  1. Choose the sentence that is written correctly.

A. I want to see the Rocky Mountains one day, said Steve

B. I want to see the Rocky Mountains one day, said Steve.

C. I want to see the rocky mountains one day said Steve.

D. i want to see the Rocky mountains one day, said Steve.

 

  1. What type of sentence structure is it?

During the basketball game, he scored 13 points.

A. simple                                       B. compound

C. compound-complex               D. complex

 

  1. Choose the correctly written complex sentence.

A. Because reading is her favourite subject, she spends her weekends reading novels.

B. After the sun goes down we will light the fire.

C. She likes to clean, but she loves to cook.

D. The doctor prescribed Tylenol, or the patient can take Motrin.

 

  1. Choose the most effective transition word to complete the sentence.

Anu had studied for hours. _____ she scored well on the test.

A. Lastly                                         B. Nevertheless

C. Therefore                                  D. However

 

  1. Which is the subject word in the following sentence?

The cat walked down the street.

A. The cat                                       B. walked down the street

C. cat                                               D. walked

 

  1. Which word is the verb of this sentence?

Mrs. Sharma watched her favorite movie with her best friend last night.

A. with                B. last                 C. favorite          D. watched

 

  1. Choose the sentence that is written correctly.

A. My ,sister Jaya is studying to become a doctor.

B. My sister, Jaya ,is studying to become a doctor.

C. My sister Jaya is studying ,to become a Doctor.

D. My sister Jaya is studying to become a doctor.

 

  1. What change, if any, should be made in the sentence above?

You have to provide evidence for all the answers you gave in the reading test.

A. Change evidence to evidance

B. Add quotation marks before You and after test.

C. Add a comma after answers

D. Make no change

 

  1. Fill in the blank with a CORRECT form of adjective.

Who is the _____ boy in your class?

A. smartest        B. smarter         C. smart             D. bright

 

Answer Key:

(1)-B; (2)-B; (3)-A; (4)-A; (5)-C; (6)-C; (7)-D; (8)-B; (9)-B; (10)-A