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Author: szeiger
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Created: Aug 14, 2016
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Daily Grammar: Square Watermelon

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Have you ever saw a square watermelon? While most watermelons are round it is actually possible to grow a watermelon in the shape of a square. Square watermelons were 1st grown in Japan. Farmers discovered that when the watermelon was young, they could place it inside a box square glass. As the watermelon grow, it would take the shape of the box. The end result? A square watermelon.
Grade 7 Subject-Verb Agreement
A.
Which choice represents the error in sentence 1?
  1. Incorrect verb tense
  2. Incorrectly spelled words
  3. Incorrect punctuation mark
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 5 Commas CCSS: L.5.2b
B.
Which choice correctly rewrites sentence 2?
  1. While most watermelon are round it is actually possible to grow a watermelon in the shape of a square.
  2. While most watermelons are round its actually possible to grow a watermelon in the shape of a square.
  3. While most watermelons are round, it is actually possible to grow a watermelon in the shape of a square.
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 7 Revising and Editing
C.
What is the best way to correct sentence 3?
  1. Change 1st to first
  2. Change square to sqaure
  3. Change watermelons to watermelon
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 7 Sentence Structure
D.
What is the error in sentence 4?
  1. Improper verb tense
  2. Improper word order
  3. Improper use of a comma
  4. Correct as is.
Grade 7 Subject-Verb Agreement
E.
Which choice shows the correct way to rewrite sentence 5?
  1. As the watermelon grew, it would take the shape of the box.
  2. As the watermelon grows, it would take the shape of the box.
  3. As the watermelon grown, it would take the shape of the box.
  4. Correct as is.