LESSON 20 (ADJECTIVES)

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LESSON 20 ADJECTIVES
 

Do not use the pronoun them for the adjectives these or those.

 

Correct: Give me those papers.
Correct: Give me them.
Incorrect: Give me them papers.

 

Choose the correct word (these, those, them) for the blanks in the following sentences.

 

1. _____ questions are good ones.
2. I will show ______ the answers.
3. Are _____ clothes on sale?
4. ____ actors and singers at Old Tucson were good.
5. We enjoyed ____ very much.

 

Answers

 

1. these or those
2. them
3. these or those
4. these or those
5. them

 

 

LESSON 19 (ADJECTIVES)

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LESSON 19 ADJECTIVES
 

Use this or that with kind or sort because both are singular; use these or those withkinds or sorts because both are plural. Examples: this or that kind of stocks, these orthose kinds of stocks, this or that sort of people, these or those sorts of people

 

Choose the correct word (this, that, these, those) for each of the blanks in these sentences.

 

1. _____ sort of computer is much better.
2. Paul bought ____ kind of car.
3. I like ____ sorts of cars better.
4. ____ kinds of problems are hard.
5. What did ____ sorts of shoes cost?

 

Answers

 

1. this or that
2. this or that
3. these or those
4. these or those
5. these or those

 

 

LESSON 18 (ADJECTIVES)

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When you are using separate nouns, be sure to use the articles (a, an, or the) before each noun. If only one thing or person is meant, do not repeat the article.

 

Examples: I need a secretary and a bookkeeper. ( two persons)

 

I need a secretary and bookkeeper. (one person)

 

She lost the black and white kitten. (one kitten)

 

She lost the black and the white kitten. (two kittens)

 

Choose the correct form in these sentences.

 

1. Mrs. Jones is (a wife and a doctor, a wife and doctor).
2. Jane wanted (a girl and a boy, a girl and boy) for the committee.
3. Jack was wearing (a green and red, a green and a red) shirt.
4. Joan wants to be (a rock star or a lawyer, a rock star or lawyer).
5. Jim brought (a bat and ball, a bat and a ball).

 

Answers

 

1. a wife and doctor
2. a girl and a boy
3. a green and red
4. a rock star or a lawyer
5. a bat and a ball