Grandma's Grammar Test

After looking at this site, answer these questions the best you can.

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An adjective modifies a (there is more than 1 answer)...

Select the two correct answers
verb
noun
pronoun
preposition
conjunction

Which one of these is an example of a preposition (only 1 answer)?

because
Grandma
colorful
under

True or false? Interjections are also exclamations. Answer with a T or an F.

Which ones are coordinators of compound sentences? There is more than one answer.

Select the two correct answers
for
when
may
yet

Which one of these is a real type of verb? There's only one answer.

Connecting verbs
Action verbs
Grandma's verbs
Suboordinate verbs

What are most dependent clauses joined by? The answer has two words. Don't put any capital letters or periods or this question will be marked incorrect.

Which one of these sentences has an adverb (only 1 answer)?

The boy ran to his bus.
I was sleepy.
I was mildly tired.

Which one is an example of a noun (only one answer)?

may
apple
or

Pronouns are used in place of...
No capitals or periods.

Which one of these is NOT a formula of a simple sentence? There's only one answer.

SV
SVSV
SSV

Auxiliary verbs, or helping verbs, are combined with verbs to from verb...
No captals or periods. Spelling counts.

A complex sentence has one independent clause and at least one or more _______ clauses.