Gerunds, Participles & Infinitives
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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
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    Q. Which of the following is the participle or participial phrase?
    My extreme hunger was not satisfied by the burned brownies that my mother made. 
    answer choices
    My extrememe hunger
    was not satisfied by the 
    burned brownies
    that my mother made.
  • Question 3
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    Q. An infinitive is...
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    Base form of the verb
    Verb -ing
    To + verb -ing
    To + base form of the verb
  • Question 4
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    Q. Identify the infinitive:
    It's so lovely to go outside!
    answer choices
    Lovely
    It's
    To go
  • Question 5
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    Q. What is the function of the verbal in :
    «Exercising is healthy».
    answer choices
    Gerund
    Infinitive
  • Question 6
    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 7
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    Q. In this, what is the gerund used as?
    «Exercising is healthy».
    answer choices
    Object of the verb
    Subject of the verb
  • Question 8
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    Q. Identify the gerund in the following sentence:
    Reading is an important skill. 
    answer choices
    Reading
    Important 
    Skill
  • Question 9
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    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 10
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    Q. Is the blue word/phrase a VERB or a PARTICIPLE ?
    The first baseman, running quickly, caught the ball near the fence. 
    answer choices
    verb/verb phrase
    participle/participle phrase
  • Question 11
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    Q. In the following sentence, the gerund is used as...
    The football team practices tackling .
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    Subject of the verb
    Object of the verb
  • Question 12
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    Q. Is the blue word/phrase a VERB or a PARTICIPLE ?
    Dave had to rescue the puppy from the couch after he was whining loudly.
    answer choices
    verb/verb phrase
    participle/participle phrase
  • Question 13
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    Q. Choose the correct answer:
    «He refused _________ me in the room.»
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    Letting
    To let
  • Question 14
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    Q. Choose the correct answer:
    «I hope _________ back there soon.»
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    To go
    Going
  • Question 15
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    Q. Identify the gerund:
    Louis tried calling home today.
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    Tried
    Today
    Calling
  • Question 16
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    Q. Identify the infinitive in the sentence:
    «Are you planning to climb the mountain on Saturday?»
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    Planning
    To climb
    Saturday
  • Question 17
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    Q. Running down the street, the girl tripped and fell.
    What is the participle?
    answer choices
    Running
    down
    tripped
    fell
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