The Weird Words of the English Language Quiz
What does this unusual noun mean? A sauce chef. A large wooden spoon. An extramarital affair. What does this unusual noun mean? Transforming into a werewolf. The study of light. The hatred of lies. What does this unusual noun mean? Copious but meaningless talk or writing. The sound a seagull makes.
Only Masters of English Know What These Old Words Mean...
What does this archaic noun mean? A horse A stool A sword What does this archaic noun mean? A thief A dairy maid A banker What does this archaic noun mean? A singer An optimist A violin What does this archaic adjective mean? Untreatable Urgent Furious What does this archaic noun mean?
Tell Apart These Easily Confused Words
"Breathe" is a verb, "breath" is a noun. Breath Breathe Fill the gap with the word that fits the most. The word "principal" can either be a noun, or an adjective. In the noun form, it denotes a person who is in charge of an organization (typically, a school).
Tease Apart 15 Confusing English Words with This Fun Quiz
'Every day' can be an adjective and a noun, whereas 'everyday' is just an adjective and it means that something is common, ordinary or routine. Every day Everyday Fill the gap with the word that fits the most. 'By' is a preposition denoting proximity to a location, belonging, method etc.
Only Grammar Geniuses Will Be Able to Ace This Quiz!
With a singular compound noun, you need to add ’s to show possession. ‘Parrots’ is a simple plural and requires no apostrophe. Do the Commander-in-Chief's parrots sing? Do the Commander-in-Chiefs parrots sing? Do the Commander-in-Chiefs's parrot's sing?
If Your Life Was a Poem, Which Would it Be?
Subject Verb Noun Adjective I can't Choose a Shakespearean character: Hamlet Romeo Viola (Twelfth Night) Queen Margaret (Henry VI; Richard III) The Raven Share Result Invictus Share Result Robert Frost Share Result Byron Share Result Dickinson Share Result Angelou Share Result Share Quiz Facebook WhatsApp
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Pronoun Determiner Adjective Noun Which version of this sentence is grammatically correct and most efficient? I appreciated his baking the holiday cookies. I appreciated him for baking the holiday cookies. I appreciated him for he baked the holiday cookies. The original sentence is best.
A Conspiracy? A Murder? An Animal Plural Quiz!
You really know your collective animal nouns! You did get a few wrong, but who can expect you to know what a group of hedgehogs is called?
Which English Word Should You Use?
A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun. They Exactly! Smiling Travel What do you see? Many grapefruit. Many grapefruit Grapefruits What is the singular of "lice"? One louse, many lice. Lice Louse You're not to enter. Allowed. Aloud Allowed I _____ the test! Passed.