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Grammar Power Point2


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Grammar Power Point2

  2. 2. Directions Answer each question by clicking on the word or words that you think best answers the question. You will only have one chance to answer each one! Be careful, because the questions are timed! Keep track of your points: Each question is worth 10 points so give yourself 10 for every correct answer and zero for each incorrect answer. There are 20 questions and 200 possible points . Good Luck!
  3. 3. Subjects and Predicates <ul><li>The colored shapes in this painting are beautiful. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the simple subject in this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>beautiful </li></ul><ul><li>colored shapes </li></ul><ul><li>painting </li></ul><ul><li>shapes </li></ul>
  4. 4. Verb Phrases <ul><li>Which of the words below is NOT a form of the verb be? </li></ul><ul><li>was </li></ul><ul><li>did </li></ul><ul><li>were </li></ul><ul><li>All are forms of be </li></ul>
  5. 5. Kinds of Sentences <ul><li>An interrogative sentence should end with: </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul><ul><li>! </li></ul><ul><li>? </li></ul><ul><li>No punctuation is needed </li></ul>
  6. 6. Subjects in Unusual Order <ul><li>Will you make your famous pie? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the subject of this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>pie </li></ul><ul><li>your </li></ul><ul><li>you </li></ul><ul><li>make </li></ul>
  7. 7. Subject and Verb Complements <ul><li>In the sentence below, which word(s) is/are the Predicate Noun? </li></ul><ul><li>My teacher is nice and funny. </li></ul><ul><li>nice </li></ul><ul><li>funny </li></ul><ul><li>nice and funny </li></ul><ul><li>None of the above </li></ul>
  8. 8. Subjects and Predicates <ul><li>The giant tortoise loved to swim in the lake. </li></ul><ul><li>The simple predicate in this sentence is: </li></ul><ul><li>tortoise </li></ul><ul><li>loved to swim </li></ul><ul><li>loved </li></ul><ul><li>swim </li></ul>
  9. 9. Verb Phrases <ul><li>Which of these is a helping verb? </li></ul><ul><li>run </li></ul><ul><li>wait </li></ul><ul><li>like </li></ul><ul><li>might </li></ul>
  10. 10. Kinds of Sentences <ul><li>Which of the following is not an imperative sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>Please listen to me. </li></ul><ul><li>Stop it! </li></ul><ul><li>I don’t like that! </li></ul><ul><li>Take care of this mess! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Subjects in Unusual Order <ul><li>Will you take my books to class? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the verb in this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>take </li></ul><ul><li>to class </li></ul><ul><li>will </li></ul><ul><li>none of the above </li></ul>
  12. 12. Subject and Verb Complements <ul><li>The runner was so fast, he beat the best guy on our team! </li></ul><ul><li>The predicate adjective in this sentence is: </li></ul><ul><li>beat </li></ul><ul><li>runner </li></ul><ul><li>fast </li></ul><ul><li>team </li></ul>
  13. 13. Subjects and Predicates <ul><li>Jennifer’s mother lost her favorite pen. </li></ul><ul><li>The complete subject in this sentence is: </li></ul><ul><li>Jennifer </li></ul><ul><li>mother </li></ul><ul><li>Jennifer’s mother </li></ul><ul><li>pen </li></ul>
  14. 14. Verb Phrases <ul><li>The parrot will have been talking for 2 days. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the verb phrase in this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>will have </li></ul><ul><li>talking </li></ul><ul><li>been talking for 2 days </li></ul><ul><li>will have been talking </li></ul>
  15. 15. Kinds of Sentences <ul><li>Choose the correct ending to make the statement true. </li></ul><ul><li>Declarative sentences: </li></ul><ul><li>tell someone what to do </li></ul><ul><li>always end with a period </li></ul><ul><li>show feeling </li></ul><ul><li>end with a question mark </li></ul>
  16. 16. Subjects in Unusual Order <ul><li>Help mom take down the Christmas lights. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the subject of the sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>mom </li></ul><ul><li>you </li></ul><ul><li>lights </li></ul><ul><li>Christmas </li></ul>
  17. 17. Subject and Verb Complements <ul><li>The large man threw the log across the yard. </li></ul><ul><li>The verb and the direct object in the sentence are: </li></ul><ul><li>V=threw and DO=log </li></ul><ul><li>V=man and DO=yard </li></ul><ul><li>V=man and DO=log </li></ul><ul><li>V=across and DO=yard </li></ul>
  18. 18. Subjects and Predicates <ul><li>The clock on the wall said that it was twelve o’clock. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the complete predicate of this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>on the wall </li></ul><ul><li>said that it was twelve o’clock </li></ul><ul><li>was twelve o’clock </li></ul><ul><li>The clock on the wall </li></ul>
  19. 19. Verb Phrases <ul><li>I may be taking swim classes this summer. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the verb phrase in this sentence? </li></ul><ul><li>taking swim lessons </li></ul><ul><li>may be </li></ul><ul><li>may be taking </li></ul><ul><li>there is no verb phrase </li></ul>
  20. 20. Kinds of Sentences <ul><li>Which of the following is an exclamatory sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t make me go! </li></ul><ul><li>This is my pencil! </li></ul><ul><li>Are you hungry? </li></ul><ul><li>Please give my pen back! </li></ul>
  21. 21. Subjects in Unusual Order <ul><li>Choose the ending to make the statement true </li></ul><ul><li>Inverted sentences……. </li></ul><ul><li>can be in the form of a question </li></ul><ul><li>can have subjects in unusual places </li></ul><ul><li>can have subjects that do not appear in the sentence </li></ul><ul><li>all of the above </li></ul>
  22. 22. Subject and Verb Complements <ul><li>Jack told his little sister a funny joke. </li></ul><ul><li>The indirect object in this sentence is: </li></ul><ul><li>told </li></ul><ul><li>joke </li></ul><ul><li>his </li></ul><ul><li>sister </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  24. 24. CORRECT!
  25. 25. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  26. 26. CORRECT!
  27. 27. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  28. 28. CORRECT!
  29. 29. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  30. 30. CORRECT!
  31. 31. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  32. 32. CORRECT!
  33. 33. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  34. 34. CORRECT!
  35. 35. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  36. 36. CORRECT!
  37. 37. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  38. 38. CORRECT!
  39. 39. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  40. 40. CORRECT!
  41. 41. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  42. 42. CORRECT!
  43. 43. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  44. 44. CORRECT!
  45. 45. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  46. 46. CORRECT!
  47. 47. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  48. 48. CORRECT!
  49. 49. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  50. 50. CORRECT!
  51. 51. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  52. 52. CORRECT!
  53. 53. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  54. 54. CORRECT!
  55. 55. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  56. 56. CORRECT!
  57. 57. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  58. 58. CORRECT!
  59. 59. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  60. 60. CORRECT!
  61. 61. <ul><li>Sorry, Keep Working! </li></ul>
  62. 62. CORRECT!
  63. 63. Congratulations, you made it! <ul><li>Please add up your points and give them to Mrs. Hammon. </li></ul>