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Chapter Quiz

 

More on verbs can be found in Chapter 4 of Language Network, pages 90-123.

Verbs (Print Quiz)

1.

Decide if the capitalized verb is an action verb or a linking verb: I LOOKED everywhere for my keys.

 

(A)

action

 

(B)

linking

  

2.

Decide if the capitalized verb is an action verb or a linking verb: The sun IS our source of light and heat.

 

(A)

action

 

(B)

linking

  

3.

Identify the capitalized verb as the helping verb or the main verb: Jean will not WATCH horror movies.

 

(A)

helping verb

 

(B)

main verb

  

4.

Identify the capitalized verb as the helping verb or the main verb: The worm MIGHT eat the whole apple.

 

(A)

helping verb

 

(B)

main verb

  

5.

Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in each sentence: Bill WILL SING with the choir.

 

(A)

present

 

(B)

past

 

(C)

future

  

6.

Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in each sentence: I HAVE not THOUGHT about it.

 

(A)

present perfect

 

(B)

past

 

(C)

present

  

7.

Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in each sentence: The No.41 bus GOES to the zoo.

 

(A)

present

 

(B)

present perfect

 

(C)

future

  

8.

Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in each sentence: Laura HAD FINISHED her chores by noon.

 

(A)

past

 

(B)

past perfect

 

(C)

present perfect

  

9.

Identify the sentence in each group that has the linking verb capitalized and the predicate word in parentheses.

 

(A)

Nora SEEMS HAPPY about her (prize).

 

(B)

Nora SEEMS (happy) about her prize.

 

(C)

Nora seems HAPPY about her (prize).

  

10.

Identify the sentence in each group that has the linking verb capitalized and the predicate word in parentheses.

 

(A)

IS (peanut butter) a good source of protein?

 

(B)

IS peanut butter a good (source) of protein?

 

(C)

IS peanut butter a good source of (protein)?

  
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