Connectors (Connectives)

Diagnostic Quiz

 

 

Identify specific English grammar points that need review. Use the study links to find out why a particular answer is correct or incorrect.

 

 

Quiz 1

Beginning

readercouch potato

 

 

Decide which connecter can be used in the sentence.

  1. Select the response from the list that best completes the sentence. 
  2. Compare your response to the feedback by clicking the "Check 1-12" button at the bottom.

 

1.


FANBOYS
2.


FANBOYS
3.


Addition Connectors
4.
5.
6.


But / Though
7.


Because/ Though
8.


exercise (n.) – doing sports or physical activity in order to stay healthy and become stronger


Cause – Effect
9.


So/Such
10.


So that
11.



When / While
12.


Parallel Phrasing
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quiz 2

Intermediate

 

 

 

 

Decide which connecter can be used in the sentence.

  1. Select the response from the list that best completes the sentence. 
  2. Compare your response to the feedback by clicking the "Check 13-28" button at the bottom.

 

13.


double-feature (n.) – two movies for the price of one ticket


FANBOYS
14.


Conjunction - too
15.
16.
17.

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inspiring (adj.) – giving the feeling and desire of doing something great
depressing (adj.) – cause a sad feeling
recommend (v.) – say that something is good, or suggest it to others
19.

pessimistic (adj.) – tending to think things in life will turn out bad or worse


But / Though
20.


courage (n.) – the quality of mind or spirit enabling one to face difficulty or danger


Because/Though
21.
22.
difficult political problems


So/Such
23.


So that
24.
25.

violence (n.) – actions that hurt others; intense force
injustice (n.) – unfair treatment
26.


Parallel Phrasing
27.


Rather than
28.