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What is a Determiner? Quiz

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1. Determiners are one of the nine

parts of speech
parts of grammar
a) parts of speech b) parts of grammar

2. Determiners are words that limit or "determine"

a list of nouns
a noun or noun phrase
a) a list of nouns b) a noun or noun phrase

3. Which words are determiners?

in, over, before
this, your, an
a) in, over, before b) this, your, an

4. In noun phrases, a determiner is often

the first word
the last word
a) the first word b) the last word

5. "Is this pen yours?" Which is the determiner?

this
yours
a) this b) yours

6. Can a noun phrase have more than one determiner?

No
Yes
a) No b) Yes

7. "I'll have these two donuts, please." How many determiners are there?

one
two
a) one b) two

8. "I'll have a coffee without milk, please." How many determiners are there?

one
two
a) one b) two

9. "Would you like both cakes, or just this one?" Which are the determiners?

both, one
both, this
a) both, one b) both, this

10. "All my friends were there." How many determiners are there?

two
none
a) two b) none

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