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Adjective Gradability Quiz

You can do this grammar quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Adjective Gradability page.

1. I am _____ happy to see you.

virtually
a little
very
a) virtually b) a little c) very

2. The cat was _____ dead when the vet arrived.

extremely
fairly
completely
a) extremely b) fairly c) completely

3. To make tea, the water should be _____ boiling.

slightly
-
very
a) slightly b) - c) very

4. Well done! Your homework is _____ excellent.

very
-
almost
a) very b) - c) almost

5. Don't see that film! It's _____ awful!

absolutely
nearly
extremely
a) absolutely b) nearly c) extremely

6. Hundreds of _____ terrified people ran for their lives.

completely
extremely
fairly
a) completely b) extremely c) fairly

7. I am reading a _____ good book.

nearly
completely
-
a) nearly b) completely c) -

8. Are you sure? / Yes, I'm _____ certain.

nearly
quite
intensely
a) nearly b) quite c) intensely

9. It's _____ cold outside. In fact, it's nearly freezing.

quite
really
fairly
a) quite b) really c) fairly

10. The country is in a _____ ridiculous situation. I laugh so much!

-
very
reasonably
a) - b) very c) reasonably

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Correct answers: