October 25, 2014

Punctuation Practice Exercise Answers

1) a) Her quickly amassed fortune includes a dramatic collection of paintings that are stored in the basement. b) Herb’s sister yelled, "Does anyone have a telephone"? c) Christina missed her graduation from high school, yet her parents didn’t seem … [Read more...]

Punctuation Practice Exercise

Instructions: Select the incorrectly punctuated sentence from each group of choices. If all are correct, select d) all are correct. After completing the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page to see the … [Read more...]

Pronoun Practice Exercise

Choose an answer for each question. After completing the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page, to see the answers. Identify the underlined part of speech 1. Those are Tom's. a. personal pronoun … [Read more...]

Pronoun Practice Exercise Answers

1. Those are Tom's. a. personal pronoun      b. relative pronoun      c. indefinite pronoun     d. interrogative pronoun     e. reflexive pronoun    f. demonstrative pronoun 2. They didn't give themselves a chance to think before beginning the … [Read more...]

Verbal Practice Exercise

Identify the underlined part of speech. After completing the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page to see the answers. 1. The thief arrested for the robbery shot at the security guard. a. gerund     b. … [Read more...]

Verbal Practice Answer Exercise

Identify the underlined part of speech 1. The thief arrested for the robbery shot at the security guard. a. gerund     b. participle     c. infinitive 2. The flag waving in the wind is inspirational. a. gerund     b. participle     c. … [Read more...]

Noun Practice Exercise

Identify the underlined part of speech. After completing the entire exercise, click on the “Are You Prepared?” button at the bottom of this page to see the answers. 1. Would you donate a month's salary to our cause? a. direct object      b. … [Read more...]

Noun Practice Exercise Answers

Identify the underlined part of speech 1. Would you donate a month's salary to our cause? a. direct object      b. predicate nominative      c. indirect object      d. object of the preposition 2. Kathy buried her money in the yard. a. … [Read more...]

Case Practice Exercise

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Choose an answer for each question. After completing the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page to see the answers. 1. Martin and Thomas realized that Alabama's hurdlers were faster than a) they b) … [Read more...]

Case Practice Exercise Answers

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1. Martin and Thomas realized that Alabama's hurdlers were faster than a) they b) them. 2. The teacher will reward a) whomever b) whoever he thinks will do the best job. 3. Candace announced, "Things would go better if you would provide a) we … [Read more...]