Would the Grammar Police Ticket You?

EDUCATION

Steven Miller

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Are you running the risk of losing your license to practice the English language responsibly, or are you one of those rare citizens with a spotless grammatical record?

Which is the best use of "they're", "their" and "there"?

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Which words best complete, "_______ the best at tennis, and _______ racket is this?"

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What is the error in the sentence, "I know alot of people who would rather knot shop at that store"?

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Which use of "your" and "you're" is the most proper?

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Complete the following sentence, "_______ we went to Whole Foods, which is much better ______ Costco"?

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Which comma usage is the most grammatically correct?

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Which usage of "fewer" and "less" is correct?

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Are you able to nail the difficult "its" versus "it's"?

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Which words best complete the sentence, "I __________ Jackie on her blouse, which ________ her skirt so well."?

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Which title is capitalized correctly?

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What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

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What's wrong with the sentence, "This athlete is slower, more clumsy and more injury prone."?

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Which sentence offers the best use of "between" and "among"?

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Does "further" or "farther" best complete the sentence, "It is ________ to drive the distance than to walk it."?

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Which is the most appropriate use of a semicolon?

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Which sentence is suffering the most from passive voice?

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Which sentence is grammatically correct?

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What is wrong with the sentence, "I should of taken the garbage out last night"?

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Which usage of lose/loose is correct?

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What is a dangling modifier?

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Which words best complete, "I'm totally ______ this band. Can we get ________ the concert?"

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Which of the following perfectly uses "who" and "whom"?

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Which sentences use "who" or "that" the best?

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Would you use "its" or "their" when talking about a business entity?

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Which use of peek/peak/pique is correct?

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Which of the following is the most proper?

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Which sentence best utilizes "to", "too" and "two"?

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Which use of the apostrophe is accurate in the following examples?

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Which use of effect/affect is correct?

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Which sentence pulls off the use of "I" and "me" the best?

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