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Grammatical Terms Worksheet

Write a short sentence for each of the following, underlining the particular grammatical term:

1 preposition:

2 definite article: Where is the car?

3 indefinite article:

4 countable noun:

5 uncountable noun:

6 personal pronoun:

7 possessive pronoun:

8 relative pronoun:

9 adjective:

10 comparative adjective:

11 superlative adjective:

12 adverb of frequency:

13 adverb of manner:

14 comparative adverb:

15 superlative adverb:

16 conjunction:

17 clause:

18 phrase:

19 quantifier:

20 interjection:

Grammatical Terms Sample Answers

Write a short sentence for each of the following, underlining the particular grammatical term:

1 preposition: The cat is under the table.

2 definite article: Where is the car?

3 indefinite article: Have you ever seen an elephant?

4 countable noun: He opened the door.

5 uncountable noun: Have you got some money?

6 personal pronoun: They have gone home.

7 possessive pronoun: Her car is green and mine is black.

8 relative pronoun: The woman who phoned me is my teacher.

9 adjective: That's a big dog!

10 comparative adjective: My dog is bigger than your dog.

11 superlative adjective: Russia is the biggest country in the world.

12 adverb of frequency: Do you often watch TV?

13 adverb of manner: She closed the door quietly.

14 comparative adverb: John ran faster than Jill.

15 superlative adverb: Jane ran fastest and got the gold medal.

16 conjunction: I'd like some bread and butter please.

17 clause: I like coffee.

18 phrase: My last job was boring.

19 quantifier: I have some money.

20 interjection: Well, what did she say?