Practice: Five Common Mistakes – List 2

Choose the correct word.

  1. Some teachers give ( less  fewer ) homework than others.

  2. Some teachers give ( less  fewer ) homework assignments than others.

  3. ( Many  Much ) students are in clubs after school.

  4. ( Many  Much ) of the freshman class joins extracurricular activities in September.

  5. You will do well in Poetry Out Loud if you spend ( a lot  alot  allot ) of time practicing.

  6. In partner work, work should be split evenly ( between  among ) the two students.

  7. You and your three friends should split the cake ( between  among ) yourselves.

  8. I hope I do ( good  well ) on the test tomorrow, because I always want ( good  well ) grades.

  9. I hope I don’t do ( bad  badly ) on the test tomorrow, because I don’t like ( bad  badly ) grades.

  10. Should you use the word “clearly” in your writing? ( yes  no )

  11. Should you use the phrase “in conclusion” in your writing? ( yes  no )

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s