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Updated on Nov 21, 2019. Posted on Nov 12, 2016

Can You Ace This English Test Designed For Non-Native Speakers?

What you say is one thing, and the other...the truth.

  1. 1. Pick a word to fill in the blank.

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Effect

    If you can really hold your liquor, tequila would have no effect on you.

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  2. 2. Form the possessive:

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    Wrong! 

    An apostrophe followed by an "s" shows possession in this sentence.

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  3. 3. Which version is correct in this example?

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    Wrong! 

    They're is the contraction of they are.

    Their indicates possession.

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  4. 4. Choose the correct form:

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    Wrong! 

    An is used when the following word begins with a vowel.

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  5. 5. Is it Does or Do?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Do is used when the subject is I, you, we, or they.

    When the subject is he, she, or it, does is used.

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  6. 6. Which should be used?

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    Wrong! 

    The comparative suffix -er is used when the adjective is one syllable.

    And if it ends in a consonant with a single vowel before it, you double the last letter before adding that -er on there.

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  7. 7. Answer the following question:

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    Wrong! 

    Horse

    Woman and girl are both words that describe female human beings. A horse is an animal.

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  8. 8. Is this phrase written correctly?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The mistake is "your."

    Your indicates possession by the person being addressed by the speaker. You're is a contraction of "you are."

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  9. 9. Pick the correct word to fill the blank:

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    More and most are never used with -er or -est.

    They are mostly used when the adjective has two or more syllables.

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  10. 10. Choose the correct word:

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Broke down

    Broke down means to fall apart, or collapse.

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