Quiz: Apostrophes

Topic: Spelling and Punctuation | Level: Beginner

Online English Quiz

Instructions: Which is correct?

Q1 - I bought some _____.
Q2 - I went to ____ flat.
Q3 - I bought them at the ____.
Q4 - That _____ the quickest.
Q5 - Did you invite the ___.
Q6 - ___ mine.
Q7 - The cat was left on ____ own.
Q8 - The _____ were very hard.
Q9 - It was the ____ fault.
Q10 - ____ not ideal.
Q11 - ____ mine.
Q12 - This ____ too sweet
Q13 - ____ not going to happen.
Q14 - I gave it to the ____ mother.

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Q1 - I bought some _____.
 
apples
 
apple's
 
apples'
Q2 - I went to ____ flat.
 
Adams
 
Adams'
 
Adam's
Q3 - I bought them at the ____.
 
grocer's
 
grocers'
Q4 - That _____ the quickest.
 
ways
 
way's
 
ways'
Q5 - Did you invite the ___.
 
Brown's
 
Browns
 
Browns'
Q6 - ___ mine.
 
Its
 
It's
 
Either could be used here.
Q7 - The cat was left on ____ own.
 
its
 
it's
Q8 - The _____ were very hard.
 
question's
 
questions
Q9 - It was the ____ fault.
 
banks
 
bank's
Q10 - ____ not ideal.
 
Its
 
It's
Q11 - ____ mine.
 
That's
 
Thats
Q12 - This ____ too sweet
 
coffees
 
coffee's
 
coffees'
Q13 - ____ not going to happen.
 
Its
 
It's
Q14 - I gave it to the ____ mother.
 
children's
 
childrens'

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