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Traditional English Grammar
Unit One, Quiz 1 (Prepositions and Conjunctions)


OPTION 1: Use the browser's print option to print this page and underline each preposition . Place parentheses around each (conjunction). When you have finished, check your answers

OPTION 2: On a sheet of paper numbered 1-10, write down the prepositions with (PREP)and the conjunctionss with (CONJ) When you have finished, check your answers

OPTION 3: In the input box next to the test item, type the prepositions with (PREP) and the conjunctions with (CONJ). When you have finished, use the browser's print option to print this page and check your answers

1. Before you go, explain to me once more the rules of the game.

2. Ellen was lonely, for most students in her class never accepted her as their friend.

3. During the holidays I want to work in a department store or in a restaurant.

4. As you leave the room, look around carefully and see if everything has been put away.

5. Either put the paper on my desk or give it to my secretary.

6. For dessert we had cherry pie, but I didn't eat any.

7. Because he is unable to go on the trip, he is not only grouchy but also rude.

8. My family made many sacrifices so I could attend college.

9. Before his death Nathan Hale said, "I regret that I have but one life to give for my country."

10. Although he may be standing in front of the building as he said, I won't be surprised if he isn't.

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