Types of phrases Worksheet-5

Types of phrases Worksheet-5

 

See the underlined phrase and state its kind:

  1. Once upon a time there was a great king.

A. Noun phrase                             B. None of these

C. Adverb phrase                          D. Adjective phrase

 

  1. The story of their friendship is long and interesting.

A. Noun phrase                             B. None of these

C. Adjective phrase                      D. Adverb phrase

 

  1. We hunted for the keys in every nook and cranny.

A. Adverb phrase                          B. Noun phrase

C. None of these                            D. Adjective phrase

 

  1. She recited the poem without a single hitch.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adverb phrase

C. Adjective phrase                      D. None of these

 

  1. The chair with a broken leg has been sent for repairs.

A. Adverb phrase                          B. Noun phrase

C. Adjective phrase                      D. None of these

 

  1. The man I saw was wearing a red hat.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adjective phrase

C. Adverb phrase                          D. None of these

 

  1. My brother lost the cycle with the red tyres.

A. Adjective phrase                      B. Adverb phrase

C. Noun phrase                             D. None of these

 

  1. The cycle with red tyres belonged to my brother.

A. Adverb phrase                          B. Adjective phrase

C. Noun phrase                             D. None of these

 

  1. Sonal received a golden chain as a gift.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adverb phrase

C. Adjective phrase                      D. None of these

 

  1. Who doesn’t like to eat ice creams and chocolates?

A. Noun phrase                             B. None of these

C. Adverb phrase                          D. Adjective phrase

 

  1. The child is sleeping peacefully in its crib.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adverb phrase

C. None of these                            D. Adjective phrase

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adverb; hence it is an adverb phrase.

 

  1. A

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of a noun; hence it is a noun phrase.

 

  1. A

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adverb; hence it is an adverb phrase.

 

  1. B

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adverb; hence it is an adverb phrase.

 

  1. C

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adjective; hence it is an adjective phrase.

 

  1. B

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adjective; hence it is an adjective phrase.

 

  1. A

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adjective; hence it is an adjective phrase.

 

  1. C

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of a noun; hence it is a noun phrase.

 

  1. D

Explanation: The underlined WORD is an adjective. Since it is a single word it cannot be called a phrase.

 

  1. A

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of a noun; hence it is a noun phrase.

 

  1. B

Explanation: The underlined phrase does the work of an adverb; hence it is an adverb phrase.