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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Grammar Questions

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Grade 8 :: Conjunction by Pixley12
Which answer identifies the conjunctions in the following sentence?

Both Mr. Dunbar and Mr. Marroquin enjoy tacos.
  1. Mr. Dunbar, Mr. Marroquin
  2. both, and
  3. enjoy, tacos
  4. both, tacos
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by acastillo
Choose the words that should be capitalized in the following sentence.

you must go 10 miles north to get to edinburgh.
  1. You, Destination, North
  2. You, Miles, Destination
  3. North, Edinburgh
  4. You, Edinburgh
Grade 8 :: Parts of Speech by Remington

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Identify the part of speech of the word that appears in all caps in the sentence below.

The police ran AFTER the thief.
  1. interjection
  2. conjunction
  3. preposition
  4. verb
Grade 8 :: Pronouns by Remington
I saw THEM on my way to school
  1. pronoun
  2. conjunction
Grade 8 :: Nouns by Jill75
Which group are abstract nouns?
  1. sadness, loyalty, trust
  2. sadly, loyally, trustworthy
  3. flock, gaggle, crowd
  4. wriggle, twist, shuffle
Grade 8 :: Sentence Structure by Pixley12
Identify the verb in the following sentence:

Some people worry almost all the time.
  1. worry
  2. people
  3. almost
  4. time
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which of the following answer choices is punctuated correctly?
  1. On April 14 1985, our community held its bicentennial.
  2. On April 14, 1985, our community held its bicentennial.
  3. On April 14, 1985 our community held its bicentennial.
  4. On April 14, 1985 our community, held its bicentennial.
Grade 8 :: Verbs by jtillander
Choose the sentence with the future tense verb.
  1. The Doctor will find dinosaurs on a spaceship.
  2. The Doctor has found dinosaurs on a spaceship.
  3. The Doctor is finding dinosaurs on a spaceship.
  4. Dinosaurs on a spaceship are cool.
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly?
  1. Bill announced, "The library is closing in fifteen minutes."
  2. Bill announced "The library is closing in fifteen minutes"
  3. Bill announced The library is closing in fifteen minutes."
  4. Bill announced "The library is closing in fifteen minutes."
Grade 8 :: Nouns by Michala
Whom or what the sentence is about - noun or pronoun.
  1. Simple Subject
  2. Complete Subject
  3. Simple Predicate
  4. Complete Prediate
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which of the following choices is the correct abbreviation for December?
  1. dec
  2. Dec.
  3. Dbr.
  4. dec.
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which of the following is capitalized correctly?
  1. "That," We were informed, "Is a snow leopard."
  2. "That," we were informed, "is a snow leopard."
  3. "That," We were informed, "is a snow leopard."
  4. "That," we were informed, "Is a snow leopard."
Grade 8 :: Conjunction by shelleygeorge
Which of these is not a conjunction?
  1. yet
  2. but
  3. and
  4. at
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which sentence is capitalized properly?
  1. A farewell to arms, for whom the bell tolls, and the old man and the sea are three of Ernest Hemingway's novels.
  2. A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and the Old Man and the Sea are three of Ernest Hemingway's novels.
  3. A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and The Old Man and the Sea are three of Ernest Hemingway's novels.
  4. A Farewell To Arms, For Whom The Bell Tolls, and The Old Man And The Sea are three of Ernest Hemingway's novels.
Grade 8 :: Capitalization and Punctuation by Pixley12
Which sentence is capitalized properly?
  1. I walked Home with Cindy.
  2. I walked home with Cindy.
  3. i walked home with Cindy.
  4. I walked home with cindy.
Grade 8 :: Conjunction by shelleygeorge
Which sentence uses the conjunction correctly?
  1. Lilacs, and violets are usually purple but these are dying.
  2. Lilacs and violets are usually purple but, these are dying.
  3. Lilacs and violets are usually purple, but these are dying.
  4. Lilacs, and violets are usually purple, but these are dying
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