Verbal Ability - Adverbs Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Adverbs. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - It has become his habit to ____ do his homework and then copies it from others.

A - always

B - seldom

C - Often

D - never

Answer : D

Explanation

Never is an adverb used to deny the occurrence of an action.

Q 2 - Anil has ____ been in a zoo. He says his town doesn’t have one.

A - Always

B - Never

C - Ever

D - Sometimes

Answer : B

Explanation

Never is an adverb used to deny the occurrence of an action.

Q 3 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

Shankar can ____ bake a cake.

A - Quick

B - Quickly

C - Quicker

D - Quickest

Answer : B

Explanation

The word here is being used as an adverb as it is modifying the action.

Q 4 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

He drives very ___.

A - Careful

B - Carefully

C - Carefuller

D - Care

Answer : B

Explanation

The word here is being used as an adjective, as it is describing the noun.

Q 5 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

Rohit looks ___ Is he ill?

A - Palely

B - Paler

C - Pale

D - Palest

Answer : C

Explanation

The word here is being used as an adverb as it is modifying the action.

Q 6 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

Maria ___ revealed the truth.

A - Slow

B - Slowest

C - Slower

D - Slowly

Answer : D

Explanation

The word here is being used as an adverb as it is modifying the action.

Q 7 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

It was a ___ stunt to try. The bike swerved ___ in the air.

A - Dangerous, dangerously

B - Dangerous, dangerous

C - Dangerously, dangerously

D - Dangerously, dangerous

Answer : A

Explanation

The first word is an adjective as it is describing a noun; the second word is an adverb as it is modifying the action.

Q 8 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

Talk ___ now. The music is ___ so people will be disturbed.

A - Softly, softly

B - Soft, soft

C - Softly, soft

D - Soft, softly

Answer : C

Explanation

The first word is an adverb as it is modifying the action; the second word is an adjective as it is describing a noun.

Q 9 - Find the correct form of the word to use in the sentence −

We make our deliveries on ___ We are known for our ___ deliveries.

A - Timely, time

B - Time, time

C - Timely, timely

D - Time, timely

Answer : D

Explanation

The first word is a noun; the second word is an adjective as it is describing a noun.

Answer : A

Explanation

“Well” is an adverb whereas “good” is more often used as an adjective.

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