The following test is based on the material I presented over the last two weeks.
Try the test. Score your results. Rate yourself. A perfect score is 16.
Choose the correct word in each sentence.
(Who, whom) do you prefer for the position?
He is a (really, real) famous man.
Do not put paper (in, into) the stove.
I have never (drove, driven) over that road before.
Your garden is growing (well, good).
This clock (don’t, doesn’t) keep good time.
That road looks (bad, badly).
Neither of the two days (are, is) suitable to me.
The mat was (laying, lying) at the front door.
The boy was (sitting, setting) on his cap.
The water in the lake (raises, rises) after a storm.
The children have (gone, went) to school.
(Brightly, bright) coloured flowers make an attractive bouquet.
(Were, was) either of your parents there?
It is a long (way, ways) through the tunnel.
You should (of, have) seen the circus when it was in town.
The word for today is “manifestation”.
What part of speech is “manifestation”?
Define “manifestation” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.