A Real Grammar Quiz (version 2)Submitted by Karl Hagen
So for those who are drawn to such things, I've created a second version of the quiz. This is a parallel form to the earlier quiz, with all new questions but constructed with approximately the same balance of question types and (I hope) difficulty.
The Concept of a Phrase in Traditional GrammarSubmitted by Karl Hagen
Before DiagramsSubmitted by Karl Hagen
Barnard, F. A. P. (1836). Analytic Grammar; With Symbolic Illustration. New York: E. French.
Brittain, R. C. (1973). A Critical History of Systems of Sentence Diagramming in English. PhD thesis, University of Texas at Austin.
Brown, G. (1845 ). The Institutes of English Grammar, Methodically Arranged (stereotype ed.). New York: Samuel and William Wood.
II. THE CLAD ORDER,
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Illustrating the Unhelpfulness of that/which RulesSubmitted by Karl Hagen
"Gawker writer J.K. Trotter published a report on Monday that alleged Fox News host Bill O'Reilly was accused during divorce proceedings of assaulting his ex-wife before they separated."
A Real Grammar QuizSubmitted by Karl Hagen