Types of phrases Worksheet-2

Types of phrases Worksheet-2

 

See the underlined phrase and state its kind:

  1. His kind words were a great support.

A. Adverb phrase                         B. Noun phrase

C. Adjective phrase                      D. None of these

 

  1. She has received a parcel only last evening.

A. Noun phrase                             B. None of these

C. Adverb phrase                          D. Adjective phrase

 

  1. There are many bushes covered with blooms in this garden.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adjective phrase

C. None of these                            D. Adverb phrase

 

  1. There are many bushes covered with blooms in this garden.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adjective phrase

C. Adverb phrase                          D. None of these

 

  1. Suresh’s answer paper almost without a mistake is great to look at.

A. Adverb phrase                          B. Noun phrase

C. Adjective phrase                      D. None of these

 

  1. He banged the furniture about in a violent manner.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adverb phrase

C. None of these                            D. Adjective phrase

 

  1. A tingling sound was made by the bell.

A. Noun phrase                             B. Adjective phrase

C. None of these                            D. Adverb phrase

 

  1. The playground was full of water.

A. Adjective phrase                      B. Noun phrase

C. Adverb phrase                          D. None of these

 

  1. Sunita always works in a diligent fashion.

A. Adjective phrase                      B. Adverb phrase

C. Noun phrase                             D. None of these

 

  1. “I want the parcel delivered without any further delay,” said the boss.

A. Adverb phrase                          B. Adjective phrase

C. Noun phrase                             D. None of these

 

Answer Key:

  1. B

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

 

  1. C

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 adjective; hence it is an adjective phrase.

 

  1. C

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 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 adjective; hence it is an adjective phrase.

 

  1. B

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 an adverb; hence it is an adverb phrase.