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100
Ricardo will _____ the oars inside the canoe. a. set b. sit
What is b. set?
100

The tree has ______ there since the storm blew it down.

a. lay

b. lain

c. laid

What is b. lain?

100
There was nothing left ____bread. a. accept b. except
What is b. except?
100
I was sitting _____ my group of friends at the pep rally. a. among b. between
What is a. among?
100
She ate ____ much ice cream. a. to b. two c. too
What is c. too?
200
Because I couldn't do both, I had to choose ____ piano and flute lessons. a. among b. between
What is b. between?
200
It is bordered by ____ oceans, the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. a. too b. two
What is b. two?
200
The speech had an ___ on our classroom behavior. a. effect b. affect
What is a. effect?
200
The sculptors ______ a sheet over their unfinished work. a. lay b. lie
What is a. lay?
200
_____ I go the the restroom? a. Can b. May
What is b. May?
300
Our cat likes to ___on the windowsill and look outside. a. lay b. lie
What is b. lie?
300
Australians were influenced by the English in ____ language and customs. a. they're b. their
What is b. their?
300
The teacher said, " ____ down in your chair." a. set b. sit
What is b. sit?
300
The dog broke ____ leg. a. it's b.its
What is b. its?
300
_____ playing football. a. There b. They're c. Their
What is b. They're?
400
The dog wagged ____ tail. a. its b. it's
What is a. its?
400

She used ___________ eggs in the pie than in the cake.

a. fewer

b. less

What is a. fewer?

400
I ____ your invitation to the party. a. accept b. except
What is a. accept?
400
A side ____ of this medication is upset stomach. a. affect b. effect
What is b. effect?
400
I ___ here everyday. a. lay b. lie
What is b. lie?
500

Tomorrow our teacher will ___ us about the layers of the Earth's crust. a. learn b. teach

What is b. teach?

500

Mary _______ baby Jesus in the manger.

a. lay

b. laid

c. lies

What is b. laid?

500

Often I have ___________ my pencil down?

a. lay

b. lain

c. laid

What is c. laid?

500
Movies have the power to _____ people's thinking. a. effect b. affect
What is b. affect?
500

She poured __________milk into the second bowl.

a. less

b. fewer

What is a. less?

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