English grammar

Module 14:

Review Troublesome Words 1

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English grammar
English grammar
Directions:
Click to select the correct word usage in the following sentences. The answer to each sentence may include more than one word or phrase.
1.
The dog (lay) (lied) down to rest.
2.
The statement was an obvious lie. We were sure that we had been (lain) (lied) to.
3.
The books have (laid) (lain) there all day.
4.
My book still (lies) (lays) where I left it a week ago.
5.
(Its) (It's) never easy to admit that you are wrong.
6.
The company will never change (its) (it's) logo.
7.
Please (sit) (set) the vase on the table.
8.
Where will you (sit) (set) at the table?
9.
We enjoy watching the (sitting) (setting) sun each evening.
10.
I want the chair placed (they're) (there) (their).
11.
Did you find (they're) (there) (their) remarks encouraging?
12.
(They're) (There) (Their) going to visit us next month.
13.
This exercise is (to) (too) (two) hard.
14.
Will you be able (to) (too) (two) complete the test?
15.
Are the other players as good as (you and I) (you and me) are?
16.
The final arguments will be given by (you and I) (you and me).
17.
Are you (all ready) (already) for school?
18.
The bus has (all ready) (already) come.
19.
Are we (all together) (altogether) on this decision?
20.
We were told that this problem was (all together) (altogether) too difficult.
21.
My friendship will (all ways) (always) be true.
22.
In (all ways) (always) you are my friend.
23.
The state is giving a cash (award) (reward) for information concerning the criminal case.
24.
The judge (awarded) (rewarded) a large cash settlement.
25.
The player became (angry) (mad) when the referee called a foul.
26.
(Anger) (Madness) is a term describing a serious mental illness.
27.
Mother, (may) (can) I go to the dance?
28.
Since I have good balance, I (may) (can) ride a bike.
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