Grammar and Vocabulary Test

Find out how good you are at English grammar with this multiple choice test. This basic grammar practice test contains 60 questions and the explanations of the correct answers. Don’t forget to read the instruction before you start. After answering a question, click the “Continue” button to move to the next one.

Grammar and Vocabulary Practice Test

Read each question and answer choice carefully and choose the ONE best answer. Try to answer all questions.

There are more _____ than last year.
I've never __________ to the USA.
The leaders attempted to have the people do away with extravagant fiesta celebrations.
Is that sweater __________?
It was a situation law abiding citizens could not put up with.
_____ any further information, do not hesitate to contact me.
The farmer's winsome daughter became the wife of the newly-elected town mayor.
The thing ______ I love the most about him is his smile.
Urbane means most nearly:
He's one of the most hated men in history, despite _______ anything really bad.
_____ me to your mother when you are in London.
Although we had tickets, we _________ for an hour.
The actress was extremely reticent about her personal affairs.
Your shirt is dirty, I don't think it will _____ for the wedding.
__________ was the weather like when you were on holiday?
It is very unpleasant to be with someone who constantly makes flippant remarks.
Palpable means most nearly:
The incumbent governor in his province became the target for accusations of vacillating leadership.
If your invitations are met with repeated ______ , you should just leave him alone.
Neither she nor her friend ______ invited to the party.
I think you should let your daughter ______ over at Judy's.
Your husband was a bit out of control at the party, to ____ mildly.
Knowing he was late, he _________ .
My sister and her boyfriend are getting __________ next year.
I can't decide _____ to move in with my boyfriend.
I didn't _____ to see Allen when I was in New York.
____ I hadn't been expecting any visitors, I was wearing pajamas when the doorbell rang.
Prices are too high and they will remain _____ until inflation comes down.
I can't park here. That motorbike is ____ the way.
My aunt __________ on the ice and broke her leg.
The confusion ______ the discovery of the body made everybody lose track of time.
When I asked him ______ the keys , Bob said he had no idea where they were.
Are you __________ get up soon?
Miriam left her husband after a ______ row.
There are strict rules against students ____ their mobile phones at the school premises.
Do you mind __________ I open the window?
It was an experience to be remembered.
My grandfather was never _____ apologize to anyone.
There's no point _______ the kids. They're old enough to look after themselves.
There was a bedlam in the courtroom after the jury returned a verdict of not guilty.
He always gets up at 5 o'clock in the morning, _____ on holiday.
I'd like to change 100 dollars __________ pesos, please.
It's not so much his looks I don't like ____ his inability to listen.
To say that a witness gives a graphic account of a crime means most nearly that he gives account which is:
`To listen to a person's blandishments means most nearly to listen to his:
Little by little, the helpless victim sank into the mud.
Because I have lived in the city since I was ten years old, I find myself wanting to escape from the humdrum of urban living.
The government's reforms did much to ameliorate the people's living standards.
I don't know __________ people at this party, do you?
Much of what the speaker said was off the point.
It is not prudent to approach strangers found in isolated spots.
The project was left in abeyance for the time being.
Maria gave ______________________________ for his birthday.
Mrs Brown's death came as no surprise, as she was said _____ ill for a long time.
Let's sleep on it, _____ we?
It took a long time _______ accepted.
Have you seen Gone with the Wind? ______ it's a very good film.
This could have hardly _____ better- we sealed the deal and signed the contract.
Where __________ you live when you were a child?
I'd __________ play football than watch it.
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