Verbals - RMS
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  • Question 1
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    Q. A gerund is a noun that ends in -ing
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the gerund/gerund phrase in the following sentence?
    Helen enjoys sketching the sunset.
    answer choices
    Helen
    enjoys
    sketching 
    the sunset.
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the gerund/gerund phrase in the following sentence?
    Swimming is good exercise.
    answer choices
    Swimming
    is
    good 
    exercise.
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the gerund/gerund phrase in the following sentence?
    Elaine and Rita are singing in the chorus performance tonight in the performing arts center.
    answer choices
    Elaine and Rita are
    singing in the chorus
    performance tonight in 
    the performing arts center.
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Few things are better for relaxing than an interesting hobby. 
    remember-- look IN FRONT of the gerund to tell the part of speech.
    answer choices
    subject
    direct object
    object of the preposition
    subject complement
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Traveling gives one a chance to see many wonderful sights.
    answer choices
    subject
    direct object
    object of the preposition
    subject complement
  • Question 7
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    Q. Visiting our relatives is a pleasant activity. 
    answer choices
    subject
    direct object
    object of the preposition
    subject complement
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. An infinitive is...
    answer choices
    Base form of the verb
    Verb -ing
    To + verb -ing
    To + base form of the verb
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Identify the infinitive in the following sentence:
    I remembered to ask my mother about the party.
    answer choices
    Remembered
    About
    To ask
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is the participle or participial phrase?
    The poor animals ,abandoned by their owners, quickly found new homes after they were rescued. 
    answer choices
    The poor animals
    ,abandoned by their owners,
    quickly found new homes
    after they were rescued.  
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Find the PARTICIPLE.
    My growling stomach wants food.
    answer choices
    My
    growling
    stomach
    wants
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. How is the underlined word functioning?
    The deserted town was said to have many ghosts.
    answer choices
    Verb
    Participle
    Gerund
  • Question 13
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    Q. The Flash used his speed to catch the bank robber.
    What type of verbal is in red in the sentence above?
    answer choices
    participle
    infinitive
    gerund
    not a verbal
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Robin borrowed the Batmobile to take his girlfriend out on a date.
    What type of verbal is in red in the sentence above?
    answer choices
    infinitve
    gerund
    participle
    not a verbal
  • Question 15
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    Q. Driving recklessly through the streets of Gotham, Batman pursued the Riddler.
    What kind of verbal phrase is highlighted in red?
    answer choices
    participial
    infinitive
    gerund
    not a verbal
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. To fight for truth, justice, and the American way is Superman's motto.
    What kind of verbal phrase is highlighted in red?
    answer choices
    infinitive
    participial
    gerund
    not a verbal
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Intimidating evil doers with her lasso, Wonder Woman is an integral member of the Justice League.
    What kind of verbal phrase is highlighted in red?
    answer choices
    infinitive
    gerund
    participial
    not a verbal
  • Question 18
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    Q. A participle ends in -ing or -ed and acts as __________. 
    answer choices
    Noun
    Pronoun 
    Adjective 
    Adverb 
  • Question 19
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    Q. The Joker came up with a terrifying plan.
    What type of verbal is in red in the sentence above?
    answer choices
    gerund
    infinitive
    participle
    not a verbal
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