Language Practice Test 15 Questions (set 2)

Directions: this Language Practice Test consists of 15 multiple-choice questions.

Answer all of the questions.

Do not leave any question unanswered.

 

Question 1 of 15

1. Which answer shows the incorrect use of an apostrophe?

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Question 2 of 15

2. Choose the answer that shows the apostrophe used correctly.

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Question 3 of 15

3. Mark the verb as A (action) or L (linking).

She wondered about his strange behavior.

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Question 4 of 15

4. Mark the verb as A (action) or L (linking)

Elsa is my best friend.

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Question 5 of 15

5. Overgeneralization is used to …

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Question 6 of 15

6. How is the tense of a verb shown?

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Question 7 of 15

7. If the introduction is poorly written or contains errors, the reader will expect …

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Question 8 of 15

8. Which choice shows the slash used correctly to rewrite the poem below?

“Hush, little sister
Please don't cry
I wish I could be there
To sing you a lullaby...”

[by Yerzinia]

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Question 9 of 15

9. The conclusion should NOT …

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Question 10 of 15

10. Which of the following passages contains one or more fragments?

A. I have never known anyone who was a better student than Paula. Who always did her homework in half the time I took.

B. The city’s water supply has been threatened. Very little rain having fallen during the past months.

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Question 11 of 15

11. What does the tense of a verb indicate?

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Question 12 of 15

12. Which is NOT true about a 5-part essay?

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Question 13 of 15

13. Which of the following is the best description of the proofreading process?

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Question 14 of 15

14. Choose the sentence that has an error in subject-verb agreement.

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Question 15 of 15

15. Which of the words below has the most negative connotation:

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