English Olympiad Grammar Worksheet-70

The Complete Course of Grammar Worksheet-70


  1. Find the subject and verb in the following sentence.

The best shows on television this week were the ads.

A. television, ads                           B. best shows, on

C. shows, were                              D. shows, this week


  1. An adverb is a word that describes a verb or a noun.

This is a ______

A. True statement                       B. False statement

C. not a specific question            D. incomplete statement.


  1. What type of sentence is it?

Blankets made from wool keep you the warmest.

A. simple                                        B. compound

C. complex                                     D. compound-complex


  1. What type of sentence is this?

The laundry needs to be dried, it is still soaking wet.

A. simple           B. complex        C. run-on           D. fragment


  1. Pick out the correct adjective.

Stale bread makes us ill, so we must eat______ bread.

A. fresh              B. tasty               C. delicious       D. sweet


  1. Choose the sentence that is written correctly.

A. Sonu just moved to gandhi street.

B. Sonu just moved to Gandhi street.

C. Sonu just moved to Gandhi Street.

D. sonu just moved to Gandhi street.


  1. Choose the correct determiner.

______ of the boys sang a song.

A. None              B. nobody          C. little               D. any


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

Sheila plans to study astronomy so she can learn about the stars, moon and sun.

A. Remove the commas in stars, moon, and sun

B. Change moon and sun to the Moon and the Sun

C. Change astronomy to astronology

D. Make no change


  1. Which word in this sentence is a conjunction?

Since Harpreet was late for class, she had to complete her work during recess.

A. Since              B. her                  C. to                    D. she


  1. Which is the correct form of verb?

He was ____ a letter.

A. writing          B. written          C. write              D. wrote


Answer Key:

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