English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-50

The complete course of grammar Worksheet-50

 

  1. Which of the following words are collective nouns?

A. cars, pens, players                  B. girl, boy, giraffe

C. staff, herd, gang                      D. faculty, teachers, team

 

  1. Which of these sentences is NOT a sentence fragment?

A. If you see very black soil.       B. Each layer of soil has colour.

C. When you are in Georgia.      D. During the rainy summer.

 

  1. Specify the type of clauses.

A compound sentence has _____.

A. one independent clause         B. one dependent clause

C. two independent clauses       D. two dependent clauses

 

  1. Specify the parts of speech.

The word that a pronoun replaces is called its________.

A. proper noun                              B. collective noun

C. antecedent                                D. conjunction

 

  1. Specify the type of clause/clauses

A simple sentence has _____.

A. Two independent clauses

B. One independent clause

C. One dependent clause and one independent clause

D. None of these

 

  1. What do you need to make a complex sentence?

A. subordinating conjunction

B. conjunction

C. run-on

D. fragment

 

  1. Specify the type of sentence type

The snow and ice is falling off of the trees.

A. Simple                                        B. Compound

C. Complex                                    D. Compound-Complex

 

  1. Select the sentence in which the subject and the verb agree in number.

A. Tides on the earth rises according to the moon's gravitational pull.

B. Tides on the earth rise according to the moon's gravitational pull.

C. Tides on the earth rose according to the moon's gravitational pull.

D. Tides on the earth risen according to the moon's gravitational pull.

 

  1. In the following which is the correct word to use to show future in a sentence?

A. have               B. will                 C. was                 D. had

 

  1. Specify the type of sentence.

The students are ready for the Christmas break.

A. Simple                                        B. Compound

C. Complex                                    D. Compound-Complex

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

  2. B

  3. C

  4. C

  5. B

  6. A

  7. B

  8. B

  9. B

  10. A