Grammar

Third Quarter Exam 2015 - English Grade 9 / Third Quarter Exam 2015 - English Grade 9

Sample Question

In which of the following sentences is the gerund not used in the way that is indicated in the parenthesis?

  • The teacher scolded Frank for shouting. (gerund as an object of a preposition)
  • Being the prom king made Carlo happy. (gerund as a direct object)
  • Singing is a way to ease stress. (gerund as a subject)
  • Olivia’s favorite sport is swimming. (gerund as a subject complement)

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