Quiz about the major parts of a sentence the subject and the main verb, that there can be more than one subject, more than one action and that sentences often have an object plus download SATs style test questions and answers.

 

Subjects and Verbs Quiz 

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Question 1.

 

fisherman

The fisherman sails home in his boat.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

home
boat
the fisherman

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

fisherman
sails
boat

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the fisherman
the boat
home

Question 2.

 

owl

In the forest, the owl rested on the longest branch.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the forest
the owl
the branch

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

longest
the branch
rested

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the owl
the forest
the branch

Question 3.

 

cave

On a faraway planet, Harvey examined the crater.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

Harvey
the planet
the crater

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

faraway
on
examined

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the planet
Harvey
the crater

Question 4.

 

pirate-island

Flint perched on the lid of the chest.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

Flint
the lid
the chest

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

perched
on
the chest

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

Flint
the lid
the chest

Question 5.

 

halloween

The children walked to the party in their costumes.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the children
the party
the costumes

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

children
walked
party

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the children
the party
the costumes

Question 6.

 

girls-football-team

On the pitch, the team waited by the goal.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the pitch
the team
the goal

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

on
team
waited

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the pitch
the team
the goal

Question 7.

 

pirate-island

Patch and Sam smiled at the chest full of treasure.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

Patch and Sam
the chest
the treasure

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

smiled
at
full

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

Patch and Sam
the chest
the treasure

Question 8.

 

circus

In the summer holidays, a circus arrived at the park.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the summer holidays
the circus
the park

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

summer
at
arrived

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the summer
the circus
the park

Question 9.

 

robots

The two best friends lived on an orange planet full of craters.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the friends
the planet
the craters

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

best
lived
full

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

orange
the planet
the craters

Question 10.

 

train

The passengers and the train arrived at the station.

 

i. The subject of the sentence is...

the passengers
the train
the passengers and the train

 

ii. The verb in this sentence is...

train
arrived
station

 

iii. The object of this sentence is...

the passengers
the train
the station

Question 11.

 

dog-and-spy

Sentence 1: Buster and Kitty looked for new clues.

 

Sentence 2: They worked together on all their cases.

 

i. What is the subject in sentence 1?

Buster
Kitty
Buster and Kitty

 

ii. What is the subject in sentence 2?

they
together
their

 

iii. What is the verb in sentence 2?

worked
together
cases

Question 12.

 

jungle

Sentence 1: The elephant and the giraffe both liked to eat leaves.

 

Sentence 2: In the trees, a monkey swung from the branches.

 

Sentence 3: In the summer, the grass grew really tall.

 

i. What is the subject in sentence 1?

the elephant
the giraffe
the elephant and the giraffe

 

ii. What is the subject in sentence 2?

the monkey
the trees
the branches

 

iii. What is the subject in sentence 3?

the summer
the grass
grew

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100

More than 19

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