EN120 Lesson 5 Quiz

Question 1 (5 points)


Cause-and-effect paragraphs and persuasion paragraphs are very similar to
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Question 2 (5 points)

Generic nouns _______ refer to a specific person, place, or thing.
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Question 3 (5 points)

Personal pronouns take different forms depending on whether they're subjects, objects, or possessive pronouns. Logically, subjects are in the _______ case.
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Question 4 (5 points)

Jason argues that oversimplification is a problem when writing a cause-and-effect paragraph. Sally maintains that confusing cause and effect can be a serious problem in writing this kind of paragraph. Who is correct?
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Question 5 (5 points)

Regarding number and person agreement, _______ pronouns, like "anybody," "nobody," "someone," or "anyone," are singular. Therefore, any pronoun that refers to them must be singular.
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Question 6 (5 points)

All of the following transitional expressions are used to show effects except
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Question 7 (5 points)

Subjects in sentences refer either to nouns or to
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Question 8 (5 points)

Which of the following is not an abstract noun?
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Question 9 (5 points)

The plural of fury is
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Question 10 (5 points)

Which one of the following nouns is singular?
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Question 11 (5 points)

Signal words tell us that _______ usually follow(s).
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Question 12 (5 points)

Which of the following may be either a collective or singular noun?
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Question 13 (5 points)

_______ determiners, such as "my," "your," and "her," are placed in front of a noun to tell us that something belongs to the person(s) represented by the pronoun, which is why they serve as adjectives.
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Question 14 (5 points)

All of the following transitional expressions are used to show causes except
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Question 15 (5 points)

When the intended audience of your paragraph is non-specialists, you can make technical language more accessible and readable if you use a _______ style.
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Question 16 (5 points)

Which of the following sentences contains a proper noun that should be capitalized?
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Question 17 (5 points)

In a cause-and-effect paragraph, transition words like "first," "second," and "third," create a _______ order that moves us from cause to cause.
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Question 18 (5 points)

In general, _______ writing is intended to convey information and explain ideas.
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Question 19 (5 points)

To persuade through writing is to
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Question 20 (5 points)

The paragraph or essay type most frequently called for in college, business, and daily life is
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Date Due: 
Tuesday, May 19, 2020


EN120 Lesson 5 Quiz

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