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Diction and Spelling
This quiz tests your knowledge of the correct usage of English. Good luck!
#1 Which is correct?
Try and open this jar.
Try to open this jar.
Neither are correct.
Both are acceptable.
#2 What is the correct spelling?
None of these
#3 The relative pronoun "which" refers to:
Persons or things
None of the above
#4 Select the correct verb for the blank in the following sentence: "Nathan Hale was _______ on September 22nd, 1776."
#5 The following sentence is correct: The reason I didn't come was because I had a previous engagement.
#6 Finish the rule: "I" before "e" except after "__", or when sounded like "a" as in "neighbor" and "weigh".
1 word, 1 letters.
#7 Which of the following is correct?
They wanted to see the sheeps in the backyard.
The mooses lifted their heads and sniffed the air.
Children should be seen and not heard.
None are correct.
All are acceptable.
#8 The following sentence is correct: He presented the trophy to Gabriel and her.
#9 Choose the correct word for the following sentence: Maude has lost _______ pounds than Priscilla has.
Both of these are correct.
#10 Which is the correct spelling?
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