Homophones
Hodge Podge
Common Grammar Mistakes
Commas
Verb Tense
100

Which their/there/they're is the possessive form? 

100

What does the conjunction “because” do in the sentence?

Sterling jumped for joy when they reached the island because his dad told him that pirates once had a secret base there.

a. It supports an opinion.

b. It introduces a new topic.

c. It introduces a cause or reason.

d. It presents another explanation.

c. It introduces a cause or reason.

100

I can see that (your / you're) worried.

What is you're?

100

Place the Commas: Tegan wants to go home but Sarah doesn't want to leave yet. 

200

Which form of your/you're is used to mean 'you are'?

200

2. What does the comma do in the sentence?

At the beach, Sterling found a bottle half-buried in the sand

a. It separates items in a series in the sentence.

b. It sets off a tag question from the rest of the sentence.

c. It sets off an interjection from the rest of the sentence.

d. It separates an introductory element from the rest of the sentence.

d. It separates an introductory element from the rest of the sentence.

200

The football team won (its / it's) final game.

What is its?

200

Place the Commas: I went to lunch with my mother brother and sister.

300

4. Choose the correct spelling.

Sterling followed the map to the locashion with the X

a. location

b. locachion

c. locashon

d. correct as is

a. location

300

Last year's historic blizzard (affected / effected) all six New England States.

What is affected?

300

Place the Comma: Yes the plane will land at 5:30pm.

400

5. Choose the correct punctuation.

A shark’s tooth a fishhook and a piece of driftwood were also there.

a. A shark’s tooth a fishhook, and a piece of driftwood were also there.

b. A shark’s tooth, a fishhook and a piece of driftwood were also there.

c. A shark’s tooth, a fishhook, and a piece of driftwood were also there.

d. correct as is

c. A shark’s tooth, a fishhook, and a piece of driftwood were also there.

400

We went to Paris and stayed (there / their, they're) for two weeks.

 What is there?

400

Place the Commas: While I was in the kitchen the baby woke up. 

500

Led or Lead: He _ the blind man to the ice cream shop. 

500

7. Choose the correct form of the verb.

Sterling knew just where to hide it.

a. know

b. knows

c. knowed

d. correct as is

d. correct as is

500

I went to (your / you're) house to borrow (your / you're) math book.

What is your and your?

500

Insert the comma:

Let's eat grandma!

What is: Let's eat, grandma!

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