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Identify the subject and complete verb
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1. Words that have similar meanings are called____?

A synonyms.
B antonyms.
C homonyms.
D acronyms.

2 Carolyn had a ________ with her boss.

A fallingout.
B falling-out.
C falling out.
D All of the above.

3 Knowing how to divide a word into syllables is useful for ________.

A determining the correct spelling.
B helping you pronounce a word.
C knowing when to divide a word at the end of a line.
D All of the above.

4 Choose the correct spelling.

A appropriate.
B apropriate.
C appropiate.
D approppriate

5 Divide the following word into syllables: inseparable. 5.

A ins ep ar a ble.
B inseparable.
C insep a rable.
D in se par able .

6 It is ________ to look a lot like Christmas.

A begging.
B beginning.
C beggining.
D begining.

7 The etymology of a word tells you its ________.

A origins and history.
B part of speech.
C pronunciation.
D usage label .

8 A(n) ________ refers to anything you can physically or mentally do.

A helping verb.
B being verb.
C action verb.
D gerund.

9 A(n) ________ describes a noun or pronoun.

A noun.
B verb.
C adverb.
D adjective.

10 Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of each sentence. Hurricane Katrina was the costliest hurricane in U.S. history.

A noun.
B verb.
C adjective.
D adverb.

11. The hit-and-run driver fled from the scene.

A noun.
B verb.
C adjective.
D adverb

12 I wanted to see that movie yesterday, but I didn't have time.

A prepositional phrase.
B infinitive.
C verb.
D gerund

13 My friend Amanda went to the University of Florida for pharmacy school.

A proper noun.
B common noun.
C adjective.
D adverb.

14 In order to have a complete sentence, you need a ________.

A subject and verb.
B subject, verb, and is an independent clause.
C subject, verb, and a prepositional phrase.
D subject, verb, and a dependent clause

15 A dependent clause and an independent clause joined together form a ________.

A compound sentence.
B simple sentence.
C compound-complex sentence.
D complex sentence

16. Identify the subject and complete verb in each of the following sentences. A pigeon flew through the air and pecked Cheryl on the head.

A pigeon; flew/pecked.
B Cheryl; flew.
C pigeon; pecked.
D pigeon; flew.

17. There were several leftover cookies in my lunchbox.

A there; were.
B cookies; were
C lunchbox; were
D cookies; were leftover

18. Identify each as fragment, run-on, comma splice, or sentence. While some urban myths are the result of campfire ghost stories and tall tales, others are the result of miscommunication.

A fragment.
B run-on.
C comma splice
D correct sentence

19 Because so many stories circulate around the Internet. We live in a "golden age" of urban legends.

A fragment.
B run-on.
C comma splice
D correct sentence

20. Which of the following words can be either singular or plural?

A politics
B mumpS.
C news.
D mathematics

21. Which is the correct spelling?

A followups
B follow ups
C follow-ups
D None of the above.

22 Which word is spelled correctly?

A accessoreys
B authoritys.
C proxies
D journies

23. The ________ announced the opening of their new store.

A Finch'sa
B Finchs
C Finches'
D Finches

24. Did you go to the concert with the ________?

A Thompson's
B Thompsons'
C Thompsons

25 The new ________ is being tested.?

A hypothesis
B hypothesi
C hypothesum
D hypotheses




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