October 22, 2014

Preposition Practice Exercise

Identify the prepositions in each sentence as well as their objects. After completing the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page to see the answers. 1. The puppies wandered around the fenced yard until … [Read more...]

Preposition Practice Exercise Answers

1. The puppies wandered around the fenced yard until their owner arrived. AROUND is a preposition whose object is YARD. UNTIL is NOT a preposition; it is a SUBORDINATING CONJUNCTION. 2. Without a care in the world, Alex is relaxing, waiting … [Read more...]

Conjunction 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. The drivers left the deserted station and … [Read more...]

Conjunction Practice Answers

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1. The drivers left the deserted station and headed for the next stop.a. coordinating conjunction      b. subordinating conjunction      c. correlative conjunction     d. conjunctive adverb     e. preposition 2. Without a map to guide her, Susan … [Read more...]

Adverb Practice Exercise Answers

1. Marcella, deposit the money safely in the most powerful vault. SAFELY is an adverb modifying the verb DEPOSIT. MOST is an adverb modifying the adjective POWERFUL 2. The recently found journal said Wallace was so lost that he just wandered … [Read more...]

Adverb Practice Exercise

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Identify the adverbs in each sentence as well as the words they modify. After indentifying the adverbs in the entire exercise, click on the "Are You Prepared?" button at the bottom of this page to see the answers. 1. Marcella, deposit the money … [Read more...]

Agreement Practice Exercise Answers

1. Scientists are concerned that a number of species of frogs a) seems b) seem to be mutating. 2. Neither the offensive linemen nor the quarterback a) want b) wants to run the drill again. 3. Will they announce whether that group of students a) … [Read more...]

Agreement 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. 1. Scientists are concerned that a number of species of frogs a) seems b) seem to be … [Read more...]

Verb Practice Exercise

Identify the underlined part of speech. 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. The burglar disappeared with the cash. a. … [Read more...]

Verb Practice Exercise Answers

Answers to the practice exercise for identifying verbs. 1. The burglar disappeared with the cash. a. transitive verb     b. intransitive verb     c. linking verb      d. auxiliary verb 2. The director told the actors, "Do your best, and we'll … [Read more...]