Practice Test No. 2

Select the correct answer for each of the following 33 questions,
then click on the "Score My Test" button.

    ♦ Parts of Speech

  1. Maria is an extremely good tennis player.

  2. I'll take a cheeseburger with a side order of onion rings.

  3. ♦ Pronoun Types

  4. Who is the current Secretary General of the United Nations?

  5. Did he say that he wants to attend the New York School of Art?

  6. ♦ Personal Pronoun Inflections

  7. Give the person, number, gender, and case of them.

  8. What is the first person, singular, common, objective personal pronoun?

  9. ♦ Verb Analysis

  10. My brother was chased up our maple tree by our neighbor's dogs.

  11. Peter gave his little sister a locket with his picture inside.

  12. What are the two most important divisions of verbs?

  13. ♦ Verb Tenses

  14. Where will we be going on vacation this year?

  15. Jake had taken his college entrance exams before the second semester of his senior year.

  16. Has anyone seen my car keys?

  17. ♦ Adjectives and Adverbs

  18. Which question does an adverb not answer?

  19. Jacob waited patiently for the right moment to steal second base.

  20. ♦ Prepositional Phrases

  21. The team with the most points at the end of the season receives a large trophy.

  22. Beneath the loose floor boards, we found a coffee can full of old quarters.

  23. ♦ Conjunction Types

  24. Before you write anything, think of the most effective way to express your ideas.

  25. ♦ Gerunds and Gerund Phrases

  26. Wishing he could see his grandmother once more, John began making plans to go to California.

  27. As college approached, Jake made his top priority studying the SAT strategies.

  28. ♦ Participles and Participial Phrases

  29. His trophy crashed onto the floor, breaking the small figure of a golfer in full swing.

  30. Moving very quietly and stealthily, we approached our paint-ball opponents from behind.

  31. ♦ Infinitives and Infinitive Phrases

  32. I would really like to go somewhere where the temperature never gets above seventy degrees.

  33. How is the infinitive used in the above sentence?

  34. ♦ Sentence Types: Purpose

  35. The day began with cloudy skies and a cold north breeze.

  36. ♦ Sentence Types: Structure

  37. If you decide to go, give me a call.

  38. John was very disappointed at the committee's decision, but he did not let it show.

  39. My cousins are coming over that afternoon; otherwise, I would gladly come to your party.

  40. ♦ Simple Sentence Patterns

  41. Our class was shown the parts of the museum tourists usually do not get to see.

  42. Was he really serious?

  43. I presented her the small, leather-bound diary of her great uncle.

  44. ♦ Subordinate Clauses

  45. Tom got us whatever we needed to finish our project.

  46. The idea that I am related to her is absolutely ridiculous.

  47. I'll help you if you help me.