English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-72

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-72

 

  1. Choose the sentence that is written correctly.

A. I always eats three meals a day.

B. We always eats three meals a day.

C. Gauri always eats three meals a day.

D. They always eats three meals a day.

 

  1. Choose the correctly written compound sentence.

A. The teachers planned the lesson, they went to lunch.

B. Abhishek missed the bus, yet she made it to school on time.

C. Chirag went to Disney World, he rode Slash Mountain.

D. Florida is a great destination therefore it is very hot.

 

  1. Which of the following interjections is NOT used when cheering for a team?

A. Rah!               B. Yay!                C. Yikes!             D. Hurrah!

 

  1. What type of sentence is this?

Dogs love chasing after tennis balls, and they love to go for a swim, even when the temperature is a little cold.

A. simple                                        B. compound-complex

C. complex                                     D. compound

 

  1. Pick out the correct sentence connector.

She walks ______she is slightly lame.

A. so that           B. as though      C. even if            D. otherwise

 

  1. Pick out the correct simile:

As swift as an ____.

A. arrow             B. death             C. tiger               D. needle

 

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

We will never forget all the compassion shared by your family a homeless man said to my father.

A. Remove the quotation marks before We

B. Add a comma after family and before the quotation marks

C. Add quotation marks after the period

D. Make no change

 

  1. Which of the following option uses the correct conjunction.

I like to wear a hat when it is hot. My friend Jay wears a hat all the time.

A. I like to wear a hat when it is hot but my friend Jay wears a hat all the time.

B. I like to wear a hat when it is hot therefore my friend Jay wears a hat all the time.

C. I like to wear a hat when it is hot and my friend Jay wears a hat all the time.

D. I like to wear a hat when it is hot because my friend Jay wears a hat all the time.

 

  1. Which sentence below is a complex sentence?

A. Pradeep got a cart and went into the grocery store.

B. The store had apples, pears, and oranges on sale.

C. The store had peanuts and walnuts on sale, but they were sold out of peanuts.

D. After he paid for his groceries, he had very little money left!

 

  1. Which is the correct form of verb?

They _____ finished the work before the teacher entered the class.

A. will                 B. did                  C. had                 D. were

 

Answer Key:

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