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 - Do you ____ go to sleep early? Is it insomnia?

A - ever

B - Sometime

C - never

D - Every time

Answer : C

Explanation

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

Q 2 - I believe in punctuality, so I go to work on time and ____ come home by 8.

A - always

B - sometimes

C - Never

D - Often

Answer : A

Explanation

Always is an adverb used to mention an action happening all the time.

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

You can open this tin ___.

A - Ease

B - Easier

C - Easily

D - Easy

Answer : C

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 carried the crockery in a ___ manner.

A - Carefully

B - Carefuller

C - Careful

D - Carefullness

Answer : C

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 −

The possum was ___ injured.

A - Serious

B - Seriously

C - Seriouser

D - Most serious

Answer : B

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 −

This rose smells ___.

A - Goodly

B - Gooder

C - More good

D - Good

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 −

He mentioned ___ what he needed. The suit proved to be ___ and designed ___ as per his requirements.

A - Exact, perfect, exact

B - Exactly, perfectly, exactly

C - Exactly, perfectly, exact

D - Exactly, perfect, exactly

Answer : D

Explanation

The first word and third word are adverbs as they are modifying the action; the second word is an adjective as it is describing a noun.

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

It was a ___ decision. All of them acted ___ in the end.

A - Sensibly, sensibly

B - Sensible, sensible

C - Sensible, sensibly

D - Sensibly, sensible

Answer : C

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

He did not pass the test as ___ as he thought he would.

A - Easy

B - Easily

C - Easier

D - Easiest

Answer : B

Explanation

The word here is being used as an adverb as it is modifying the action, and is not being used as an adjective.


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