'While or During' Quiz

This is a beginner-level quiz containing 10 multichoice questions from our 'conjunctions' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

While or During

Exercise Instructions: Clue- 'During' is a preposition and 'while' is a conjunction.

Q1 - We met ___ the Xmas holidays.
Q2 - I learned French ____ I was working in a wine bar in Paris.
Q3 - It happened ____ I was out.
Q4 - It happened ____ my lunchbreak.
Q5 - It happened ___ the flooding.
Q6 - It happened ___ the floods.
Q7 - I fell alseep _____ the film.
Q8 - I fell alseep _____ I was watching the film.
Q9 - We had a lot of trouble ____ the journey.
Q10 - ____ working there, I met some really nice people.

Printable Worksheet

Instructions: Clue- 'During' is a preposition and 'while' is a conjunction.

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Q1 - We met ___ the Xmas holidays.
 
during
 
while
Q2 - I learned French ____ I was working in a wine bar in Paris.
 
during
 
while
Q3 - It happened ____ I was out.
 
during
 
while
Q4 - It happened ____ my lunchbreak.
 
during
 
while
Q5 - It happened ___ the flooding.
 
during
 
while
Q6 - It happened ___ the floods.
 
during
 
while
Q7 - I fell alseep _____ the film.
 
during
 
while
Q8 - I fell alseep _____ I was watching the film.
 
during
 
while
Q9 - We had a lot of trouble ____ the journey.
 
during
 
while
Q10 - ____ working there, I met some really nice people.
 
During
 
While

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