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Common Core Standard L.4.1e Questions

Form and use prepositional phrases.

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Grade 4 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Which is NOT a prepositional phrase?
  1. in the valley
  2. across the street
  3. hitting the yard
  4. over the hill
Grade 4 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Choose the option that simplifies the sentences below by using a prepositional phrase.

We played chess. We played in the park. We played as people watched us.
  1. We played chess. In the park.
  2. We played chess in the park as people watched us.
  3. We played chess, we played in the park, as people watched us.
  4. We played as people watched. Chess.
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Identify the prepositional phrase:
My aunt is the president of the knitting club.
  1. My aunt is
  2. is the president
  3. of the knitting club
  4. president of
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Identify the prepositional phrase:
Alice was early with her science report.
  1. Alice was
  2. was early
  3. with her
  4. with her science report
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Identify the prepositional phrase:
The city of Damascus is several thousand years old.
  1. the city
  2. of Damascus
  3. is several
  4. several thousand years
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Identify the prepositional phrase:
In a short speech, Larissa explained her decision.
  1. in a short speech
  2. Larissa explained
  3. explained her decision
  4. her decision
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1e
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Choose the word that is not a preposition
  1. into
  2. beside
  3. basement
  4. throughout
Grade 4 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Which of the following sentences contains an "appositive?"
  1. Mr. Jones, who was a teacher, left town last month.
  2. Sally, do not let me see you do that again.
  3. The umpire ran the game as though he knew how.
Grade 4 Prepositions CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Prepositional phrases:
Select the sentence with a prepositional phrase.
  1. The black dachshund under the bench is Henry’s dog.
  2. Take the dogs outside.
Grade 4 Grammar CCSS: CCRA.L.1, L.4.1, L.4.1e
Which of the following sentences contains an appositive?
  1. Mrs. Smith and Mr. Johnson are our school's librarians.
  2. The boy's mother drove her car to school late in the day.
  3. Maria, my best friend, is moving to Arkansas in September.
  4. My sister likes to read, but my aunt prefers to watch movies.

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