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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Nouns

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of nouns.

Choose the nouns in the following sentences.

Example

Janet plays basketball and volleyball.

Janet / plays /  and
basketball / and / volleyball
Janet / basketball / volleyball
plays / basketball / Janet

The correct answer is "Janet / basketball / volleyball".



1.

Sharon received a letter today.

  Sharon / received / today
  today / letter / received
  a / letter / Sharon
  Sharon / letter / today
     
2.

Francesca and Fabio live on Grant Street.

  Francesca / on / Street
  Grant Street / Francesca  / Fabio
  Street / live / Grant
  Francesca / and / Fabio
     
3.

Rosa bought a small house on Saltspring Island.

  Saltspring Island / Rosa  / house
  Rosa / small / house
  bought / small / Rosa
  Saltspring / house /  Rosa
     
4.

Tristan studies for four hours every night.

  Tristan / hours / studies
  hours / night / for
  night / hours / Tristan
  studies / for / every
     
5.

Canada is a very large country with a small population.

  Canada / country / population
  large / country / small
  country / small / Canada
  very / is / Canada
     
6.

The white cat catches mice in the garden.

  garden / white / the
  cat / catches / mice
  white / cat / mice
  cat / garden / mice
     
7.

Matthew buys fresh fruit at the market.

  Matthew / fruit / market
  Matthew / buys / fruit
  market / fruit / fresh
  buys / at / the
     
8.

A doctor gives medicine to patients.

  doctor / to / a
  doctor / gives / medicine
  doctor / medicine / patients
  doctor / medicine / to
     
9.

Our children swim in the lake during the summer.

  swim / our / lake
  during / lake / summer
  summer / our / lake
  summer / children / lake
     
10.

Vancouver has many cafes and bookstores.

  many / cafes / has
  Vancouver / cafes / bookstores
  Vancouver / bookstores  / many
  bookstores / has / many