Wednesday, December 2, 2020

8 Common Grammar Mistakes in English

 

8 Common Grammar Mistakes in English


1. Which of these sentences is incorrect?
A) I was late because the traffic was very bad.
B) I was late because the terrible traffic.
C) I was late because of the heavy traffic.

2. Which of these sentences is correct?
A) Thanks for dinner. I really enjoyed.
B) I enjoy to play basketball.
C) I really enjoyed myself at the party.

3. Choose the correct preposition.
We stayed there ____ a whole week.
A) for
B) during

4. Which of these sentences is correct?
A) I heard an interesting piece of information.
B) The book contains many useful informations.
C) I need some informations about restaurants.
D) He gave us a very interesting information.

5. Which of these sentences is correct?
A) He usually is home by 6 o’clock.
B) I usually don’t work on Saturdays.
C) You can usually buy software by mail order.
D) He enjoys usually playing golf at weekends.

6. Complete the sentences.
He had a guilty _____ and could not sleep.
He is not yet fully _____, but he reacts when you talk to him.
David fell into a coma after his accident and never regained _____.
A) conscience/conscious/consciousness
B) conscious/conscience/consciousness
C) consciousness/conscience/conscious

7. Which of these sentences is correct?
A) I can neither confirm or deny the allegations.
B) I can’t neither confirm nor deny the allegations.
C) I can neither confirm nor deny the allegations.

8. Which of these sentences is correct?
A) I enrolled in a ten-week online course.
B) I enrolled in a ten-weeks online course.

As or Like? Quiz

1. Steve looks nothing _____ his father. A) as B) like