Diagnostic Quizzes

Beginning Grammar Diagnostic Pages

Diagnostic – Beginning 1: various points of English grammar

Istanbul

I (am / was) ______ born in Istanbul.

The mountains are (too, so) _____ beautiful.

Diagnostic – Beginning 2: various points of English grammar

Istanbul

My sister is nineteen, and so (have, am) ____ I

She likes (to shop / to shopping) _____.

Intermediate Grammar Diagnostic Pages

Diagnostic – Intermediate 1: "Columbus' Voyage" part 1

Columbus and Isabella

Columbus asked Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand, "How (much / many) ________ pieces of gold can you give me to find a shorter route to the East Indies?"

Diagnostic – Intermediate 2: "Columbus' Voyage" part 2

Columbus and Isabella

Columbus' voyage was an important event in (European history, the European history)____ .

Diagnostic – Intermediate 3: "The Wiener Races" part 1

dachshund races

(There, It ) ______was April 2004 when . . .

Diagnostic – Intermediate 4: "The Wiener Races" part 2

wiener dogs off

After Frank's first race, we became (interesting, interested in) _________ going to more races.

Section Diagnostic Quizzes

Adjective & Modifier Diagnostic: for use in identifing specific points that need review

dancer

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Adverb Diagnostic: for use in identify specific points that need review

Soccer Player

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Agreement Diagnostic Quiz: identify specific points that need review

Actress putting handprints in cement

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Article Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

bee

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Conditional Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

Dobosh Torte

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Connector Diagnost: identify specific points that need review

reader

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Gerund Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

cat shower

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Infinitive Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

A helpful friend

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Modal Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

college

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Modifying Clause Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

Computer Skills

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Nominal Clause Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

Students

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Passive Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

flood

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Past Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

Running with the bulls

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Preposition Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

sports shoe

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Present Perfect Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

hamburger

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Present Tense Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

birthday

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Pronoun Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

babies

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Punctuation Diagnostic: identify specific points that need review

newspaper reader

Quiz 1: beginning – intermediate

Quiz 2: intermediate – advanced

Auto-correcting Quizzes

Participial Modifier Quiz: auto-correcting quiz

house

I was (surprise) _____ to see how much the neighborhood had changed. 

Modal Quiz: auto-correcting quiz

apartment hunting

Finding an apartment in San Francisco ____ be very difficult.

Nominal Clause Quiz: auto-correcting quiz

cats every where

The old lady next door must have a lot of cats. I don't know how many…

Report Speech Quiz: auto-correcting quiz

runners

"I've been running about five years now."

The runner replied that…

Sentence Analysis

Pop-Question Archive — from 2008 – to present

How is your food tasting?

How is your food tasting?

Chapter Review

Ch 6-8 Agreement: chapter review – Singular - Plural Agreement

babies

If one of the (baby) _____ (cry) call one of the (nurse) ___.

Ch 12 Noun Clauses: chapter review– Noun Clauses

computer maze

Do you know ___________?
(where will the meeting be / where the meeting will be)  

Ch 13 Adj Clauses: chapter review– Adjective Clauses

Kiddie TV

The commercials that you see on television____ aimed at children.

(is, are)  

Ch 16-19 Adverb Phrases: chapter review– Adverbial Phrases & Other

Not a hands-free device

I saw that the driver was not only yelling at her kids but also she _________.

(talked on her cell phone, was talking on her cell phone)   

 

Ch 19 Connectors: chapter review– Sentence Connectors and Coordinators

studying

________ I knew Jill's phone number, I couldn't think of it when Jack asked me.

(Because, Even though, Even)  

Ch 20 Conditionals: chapter review–Conditional and Hypothetical Sentences

fuelgage

My driving depends on whether I have enough money for gas.

I drive _______ money for gas.

(if I will have, if I would have, if I have)