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					Mountain Language Round #1                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? The United States' team won many Olympic
medals. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the car of Wilfredo




Prompt for #3: Little kids discover lots of bugs under rocks.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. The seventh graders (brang, brought) the required materials to class.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: While listening to Barbara Walters




Prompt for #6: (Was/Were) you in the Smithsonian very long?
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ (This, These) kinds of sentences are fun to do!
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Hillary Clinton decided somewhat (quick/quickly) to
   run for the Senate.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Genreal
   Eisenhower gave orders to pass the ammunition (between/among) the troops.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past perfect tense of hoped
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Just between you and (me, I), we need exercise to stay healthy.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Joe, himself, is very talented.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Who's, Whose) was the winning entry?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Several symbols have become important parts of the Olympic games. Popular symbols are the
   Olympic rings, the flags, the flame, and medals.




15. Word = circumnavigate           If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________,
    the base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   The game will begin in two minutes


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Kelsey is a delightful person to be around.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   We walked around the zoo, stopping at the gorilla house twice.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   my twenty page book report certainly impressed my teacher




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   We listened to the songs and picked our top ten favorites.




Round #1, cont.
Mountain Language Round #2                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Many people believe that beauty is in the eye of
the beholder. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
rattles of all the babies




Prompt for #3: Misery was written by Stephen King.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. On Super Bowl Sunday millions of people (bet, betted) on the final score.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: The first Olympics honoring Zeus




Prompt for #6: The World Series (is/are) played in the fall, usually in October.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Shawn Bradley is one of the (taller/tallest) NBA
   players.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Denise takes great pride painting (good/well).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ In World War II
   the Japanese-Americans who were re-located were allowed to (take/bring) very few possessions with
   them.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of walk __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. After two years, Jane and (me, I) are still trying to become good tennis
   players. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   He can act out almost any role by himself.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ *Who's, Whose) going to come in second?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic rings represent the five continents of the world; the continents are Australia, Amreica,
   Afria, Asia, and Europe. The rings are an official trademark.




15. Word = available        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   How many referees will cover this game


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   She seems happy most of the time.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   When you are hiking, it is often easier going up the mountain than it is going down.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the principals car is the ugliest one in the parking lot




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   He chose mostly male vocalists, but I chose mostly female.




Round #2, cont.
Mountain Language Round #3                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? School children seem to enjoy Valentine's Day.
________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
rusty weapons of the gladiators




Prompt for #3: Anne Frank wrote a compelling diary that is world famous.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. An Olympic hopeful almost (drowned, drownded) during the pre-trials.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: After putting the CDs back on the shelf




Prompt for #6: Anthony and his parents (get/gets) a lot of free information regarding skiing.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Seventh graders seem to be (mishievouser/more
   mischievous) than eighth graders.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Selena works (better/more better) since having had a
   flu shot.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ After the Japanese
   attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States Pacific Fleet had lost most of (its/it's) vessels.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of freeze __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. (We, Us) girls hope to become very proficient at this game.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   He even wrote the entire script by himself.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ My dog wags (its, it's) tail when I come home.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The flag of Greece always flies at the games. Greece was the first country to host the Olympics.




15. Word = neighborhood              If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   I wonder wy the referees won't let the players and spectators sit on the same side of the field


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Happiness is contagious.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Lindsey, our sixteen-year-old niece, was in two car accidents within three days of each other.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   can you remember when the challenger exploded




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   After the awards show, we went out for pizza.




Round #3, cont.
Mountain Language Round #4                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Maria sang many songs while she baby-sat for
her sister. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
battery of the cell phone




Prompt for #3: Vince Lombardi coached many successful teams.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. People througout the world have (saw, seen) The Sound of Music.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Begun in 1859, the Red Cross or International Committee of the
   Red Cross it is a volunteer organization




Prompt for #6: All of the actresess (is, are) attedning he Oscars party.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Injuries to professional athletes can be
   (worse/worser) than injuries to high school athletes.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Most students want to do (good/well) on the ACT.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Because gas was
   rationed during World War II, citizens would sometimes (loan/lend) their friends and family
   members gas coupons.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future perfect tense of set
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. (She, Her) and (I,me) would like to enter tournaments when we get better.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   What will he do next?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Their, They're) coming to the party after the track
    meet.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Besides the flag of Greece, two other flags are flown above the rest. They are the flags of the host
   country and the next host country.




15. Word = passively        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   The game begins with a kick-off at the center of the field


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   You may be the most popular person in our class.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   On Halloween the pranksters hid behind the police station, giggling nervously.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   why do you suppose the company named their telephone cricket




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Even with out differences of opinion, we were able to choose the same toppings for our pizza.




Round #4, cont.
Mountain Language Round #5                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Today's companies request employees who have
good computer skills. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
wedding rings of the June brides




Prompt for #3: Years ago, Cabbage Patch dolls were sold for lots of money.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Saul said that he has (did, done) more pizza deliveries than Aaron has.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong took the first steps on the
   moon eighteen minutes later Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin joined him




Prompt for #6: Everyone in all the sports stadiums (was/were) captivated by the performers.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ The emergencies we see on Grey's Anatomy seem
   (seriouser/more serious) than ones in real life.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ "I had a (real/really) great time on today's show,"
   excalimed Regis.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ "How often do you
   (rise/raise) your hand in class?" asked Mrs. Padilla.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of flee __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. They sent the entry forms to (she, her) and (I, me).
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   This is one of his best projects ever.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ We will meet at (your, you're) house as soon as we
    can.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The five colors of the rings are thought to represent the five continents. The colors are blue, black,
   red, green, and yellow.




15. Word = saturation        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   What are the duties of the players on the soccer team


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   After our vacation, we felt tired yet energized.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Sammy Sosa struck out in the bottom of the ninth inning with the bases loaded!

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   tom sawyer probably swam fished and played in the mississippi river




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Although we chose a combination pizza, my favorite is still pepperoni.




Round #5, cont.
Mountain Language Round #6                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Some people have a fear of going to the dentist.
________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the only sister of Andy and Jared




Prompt for #3: Mercedes, a former student-body officer, owns her own bakery.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Suburbans (cost, costed) less money a decade ago than they do now.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Since my family all went to see Toy Story




Prompt for #6: Some of the diapers (was/were) recalled.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ There are more weddings in June than in (any/any
   other ) month.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The team played (bad/badly) tonight!
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Even Tiger Woods
   needs to (sit/set) down once in a while during a tournament.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of swim
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. (We, Us) girls will enter as a doubles team. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Everyone seemed to enjoy the humor throughout the entire play.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Your, You're) a very good friend.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The colors are found on most of the flags of the world. They officially hold no other particular
   significance.




15. Word = impersonation             If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Why would anyone want to be a goalie


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   It was our favorite vacation ever.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Amid the exciting confusion after the game-winning touchdown, I fell to the ground.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the female firefighter said that she had never been sp frightened




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   If you want a good meal, try the Chinese restaurant that just opened.




Round #6, cont.
Mountain Language Round #7                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Unfortunately, hardly anyone from my family
went to the reunion. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the miniature poodle owned by the Favero family




Prompt for #3: The Supreme Court justices have given many controversial decisions.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Bob Marley (paid, payed) a lot of money for an antique gargoyle.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Because Spartacus had once served as a gladiator




Prompt for #6: Checks or a credit card (is/are) acceptable ways to pay.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Is Jay Leno (funnier/more funny) than David
   Letterman?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Rocky (hasn't hardly/has hardly) lost a boxing match.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ The sailors serving
   on the battleship USS Missouri were proud that the surrender documents to end World War II were
   signed on (their/there/they're) ship.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of make __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. We really want to beat (those, them) girls from our rival school.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Whom have you asked about the play?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Whose, Who's) your date for the prom?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   One of the most emotional parts of the Olympic Games is the lighting of the flame by someone. Who
   lights it is always kept secret.




15. Word = premeditated         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   A goalie doesn't get very much action


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Throughout the summer we were busy and excited about every new day.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Students who attend school during the summer months often decide they like it.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   is chewing gum allowed at your school




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   You can dine in or you can have take-out.




Round #7, cont.
Mountain Language Round #8                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Shawn Bradley is a very tall son-in-law!
________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the albums owned by the Rogers family




Prompt for #3: A condo in Paris, France, was purchased by Bill and Hillary Clinton.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. The shortest players on the basketball team (was, were) the best free throw
   shooters. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Before flying to Mexico on business




Prompt for #6: None of the Superbowl commercials (was/were) as good as last year's were.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ When I was in first grade, I knew that my mom was
   the (beautifullest/most beautiful) mom in the world.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The trainers work (careful/carefully) with the circus
   animals.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ One of the
   challenges in competitive sports is to learn to gracefully (accept/except) defeat.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of study
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Mary and (I, me) visited the ghost town. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   The actor who has the leading role is a senior.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (IT's, Its) going to be the best dance of the year.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The pain white background on the flag is also symbolic. It symbolizes peace throughout the games.




15. Word = excavation         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Wow what a goal


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Juan will be an engineer after graduation.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Mario and Grace held hands tightly as they walked down the aisle after their wedding.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   all of the lunch workers cars were snowed in after the blizzard




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Mr. Parker drinks copious amounts of Dr. Pepper.




Round #8, cont.
Mountain Language Round #9                                        Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Winning matters more to some people than it
does to others. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the computer that my mother and father own




Prompt for #3: Maria's date gave her a helping hand after she fell.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. By March, professional baseball players have (began, begun) spring training.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: The plays that were written by William Shakespeare




Prompt for #6: Not even one of the players on my favorite team (was/were) chosen to represent the United
States.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Which animal is the (most/more) ferocious - the
   crocodile or the alligator?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ "I am trying (real hard/really hard) to break the
   homerun record this year," said Babe Ruth
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Hurricanes in the
   past decade have (affected, effected) he coastal states.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of watch
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. She practices the saxophone as much as (he, him). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   To whom does this belong?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Who's, Whose) running for king and queen?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic creed was first stated by Baron Pierre de Coubertin. He was the founder of the modern
   Olympic games.




15. Word = decontaminate             If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Wow she scored a goal with her head


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   He remains the best student in his class.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   The people from the senior citizen home near our school like to volunteer as tutors.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   youre the one in charge of this assmbly said the assistant principle




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   We can see the early show if we hurry.




Round #9, cont.
Mountain Language Round #10                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Campers rely frequently on flashlights.
________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the pandas belonging to the zoo




Prompt for #3: The fruit of the Sandbox Tree, native to South America, explodes its seeds up to a distance
of fifteen feet!
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Opera singers have (drank, drunk) special brews for their voices for Centuries.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Before leaving Fenway Park




Prompt for #6: Most of the old Olympic Village buildings (need/needs) repainting.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ "This sore throat is the baddest/worst) I have ever
   had," moaned Elvis.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ South American soccer fans get (awful/awfully) rabid
   at games.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Most sixteen-year-
   olds are (already/all ready) driving.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of know __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Performing in publis is easaier for Bill than (she, her).
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   I find myself facinated by this project.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Maybe (you're, your) sister will be the winner.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic motto is "Citius, Altius, Fortius." It is Latin for "Faster, Higher, Braver."




15. Word = periodical        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Line up in your positions for the next kick off


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Becoming an engineer has been a lifetime dream.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   A float without flowers has never been allowed in the Rose Parade.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   weve been to charleston south carolina twice this summer




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Either one of the new movies would be fine with me.




Round #10, cont.
Mountain Language Round #11                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? One if our greatest opportunities to serve on a
jury. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
secrets of the women




Prompt for #3: Sixteen pizzas were eaten by the famished junior high soccer team.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. The hungry teenagerrs had (ate, eaten) all the salsa and chips while waiting for
   their meal. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Tim the Toolman remodeled the historic home nothing ever
   worked the same




Prompt for #6: Either the English students or their teacher (was/were) abandoned in the old theater.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ "Way to go," said Mr. Duncan, "you made
   (less/fewer) mistakes on today's test than on last week's."
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Stephen King's books sell really (good/well).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ The first grader
   cried when her birthday balloons (burst/bursted).
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present tense of floss __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. It was (he, him) who won the contest. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   This is the newest technology available in cell phones.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Their, They're) letting everyone at the dance vote
    for the royalty.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Currently there is a new universally accepted meaning for the Olympic motto. It is "Swifter, Higher,
   Stronger."




15. Word = progressive         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Kickinh the ball too high results in a free kick


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Emily is one of our very good friends.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   A distinct silence was evident throughout the theater as Schindler's List came to a close.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the new surgeon general said that the anti smoking campaign will be resumed




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Dad came in on the midnight flight, and we met him at the gate.




Round #11, cont.
Mountain Language Round #12                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Patriotism is a quality that we all express in
different ways. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the bombs in the airplane




Prompt for #3: The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is viewed by millions of people.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "Please (lend, Loan) me enough money for dinner and a show," begged the
   lottery loser. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Lurking in the dark alley behind Wal-Mart




Prompt for #6: "It seems that one of us (is/are) wrong," said Al Gore.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Oprah told the audience that she thiks the answer to
   (there/their/they're) questions are difficult to find.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Pele could (sure/surely) maneuver the soccer ball!
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ On an average day,
   the president of the United States receives 20,000 letters; (their/there.they're) authors are of all ages.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of write
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Will you be going with (she, her) or (he, him)? _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Which phone would you prefer?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Who will be (your, you're) choice?
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   An athlete from the host country takes an oath at the Opening Ceremony on behalf of all competing
   athletes. The oath is a gesture of sportsmanship.




15. Word = responsibility       If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   There are several skills necessary to be a good soccer player


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   She is the perfect person for the job.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   I heard an amazing story about some Irish emigrants at Ellis Island.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   on july 30 1974 jimmy hoffa went to a meeting from which he never returned




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   It is not unusual for his flight to be late, so we are used to it.




Round #12, cont.
Mountain Language Round #13                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Old-fashioned telephones are becoming quite
valuable to collectors. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
The best performance by Sting




Prompt for #3: The Delgado's garage was destroyed by fire during the night.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. The settlers in the New Wolrd often (wrote, written) about the beauty and
   harshness of their surroundings. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Two brothers named Kellogg accidentally developed cornflakes
   they sold them as a health food




Prompt for #6: The cartoon of the Civil War memorabilia (was/were) misplaced by a museum employee.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Harry Carey is considered one of the (better/best) of
   all baseball announcers.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ President Bush arrives at meetings (earlier/more
   earlier) than President Clinton did.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ (Who's/Whose)
   responsible for the skyrocketing salaries of professional athletes?
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future perfect tense of sing
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Ben takes much longer to do the work than (I, me).
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   I myself prefer the small red one.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (It's, Its) very obvious who will win.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic flame is one of the most visible symbols of the modern games. It is a tradition of ancient
   Greece.




15. Word = secondary         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Why would dribbling be done with the feet instead of the hands


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Sergio's excuse sounds all too familiar.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Tom and Huck spent many lazy hours along the shores of the Mississippi River.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   is the brooklyn bridge in brooklyn




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Maybe one of these days his flight will be on time.




Round #13, cont.
Mountain Language Round #14                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? The value of antiques is determined by more
that just age. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
painting done by Monet




Prompt for #3: Stephen King wrote Carrie, his first novel, when he was twenty-four.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. When Juliet was a baby, her nurse often (lay, laid) her in a lavish crib.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Knowing the importance of what Jackie Robinson did




Prompt for #6: Former President Carter, along with his wife, (has/have) been working with Habitat for
Humanity.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ The Beatles are one of the (goodest/best/better) of all
   performing groups.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Sometimes I enjoy sitting on the porch and watching
   my older neighbors walking (slow/slowly) down the sidewalk together.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ If you had done just
   a little make-up work, you (could have/could of) passed.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future perfect tense of win
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Do you think it was (he, him)? _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   He always wants to dress himself.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Please deposit (your, you're) ballots in the box over
    (there, their).


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The ancient flame was ignited by the sun and burned continually during the games. It burned on the
   altaar of the Greek goddess named Hera.




15. Word = ingeniuos         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   When you have possession of the ball it is smart to keep the ball close to you


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   The spaghetti that Mom makes smells terrific.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Martin Luther King marched into angry crowds many times.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   mariela spent her winter holiday with her aunt in mexico




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Have you ever flown in an airplane?




Round #14, cont.
Mountain Language Round #15                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? What famous writer grew up in Stratford-on
Avon? ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the assignment of all my teachers




Prompt for #3: The human body contains about 60,000 miles of blood vessels.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. The stray Doberman that (bit, bited) the four-year-old was quickly captured.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: It was challenging to know how to act in New York City he never
   knew what his next move should be




Prompt for #6: "There (is/are) your fans cheering you on," exclaimed Coach Sloan to the Jazz.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Ben Franklin had to be one of the (more/most)
   energetic of our Founding Fathers.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ In the early 20th century, people rode bicycles
   (oftener/more often) than they do now.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ The physicians on
   Grey's Anatomy need most of their patrons to (lie, lay) down.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of ring __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Did you give (her, she) a present for her birthday?
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   This will be their final performance.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Thanks for (your, you're) participation in this
    event.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The modern flame first appeared in the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. It burned consantly throughout
   the games.




15. Word = porousness         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   A playe can legally trap the ball with her chest thoghs or lower legs


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Mom's spaghetti tastes better than any other spaghetti in the world.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   After the Civil War, much of the South was in the hands of Carpetbaggers.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the gettysburg address given by president lincoln is included in almost all united states history books




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   My favorite part of the flight is the take-off, because it gives me butterflies in my stomach.




Round #15, cont.
Mountain Language Round #16                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? The rose is one of the most popular and
recognized flowers. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
both of my neighbors dogs




Prompt for #3: About 8,000 Americans are injured yearly by musical instruments.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Hank aaron not only hit many homeruns, but he also (cathced, caught)
   hundreds of fly balls. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Disturbed by the growing tax burden on citizens




Prompt for #6: What a tragedy when a hundred gallons of oil (was/were) spilled into the Gulf of Mexico.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ The total damage done by vandals in 1999 was
   (worse/more worst) than that done in 1998.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Today's jets travel (farther/further) than early ones
   could.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Mark McGuire was
   excited to take the wrapping (off/off of) his new bat.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of go
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Are you going to the game with (they, them)? _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   All of the audience seemed happy about the quality of acting.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (They're, Their) excited about the results of the
    election.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic flame symbolizes five virtues. It symbloizes purity, perfection, victory, peace, and
   friendship.




15. Word = surmountable              If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Soccer is the fastest growing sport in the USA because you can be any size shape gender and ability
   level


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Pedro and Maria performed many tricks for the audience.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Living in a home near an airport is quite an adventure!

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   The Pilgrims did not ever land at plymouth rock however they did land at plymouth on their fourth
   trip to shore




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   On one flight we were unable to land because of ground fog.




Round #16, cont.
Mountain Language Round #17                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Will we ever know how many people have died
when fighting for freedom? ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the yokes of the oxen




Prompt for #3: Many Oscars were won by the movie Braveheart.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "But the bell hasn't (rang, rung) yet," protested the tardy student.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Emily Post, being our authority on etiquette




Prompt for #6: Applications to many universities (is/are) sent by thousands of hopeful high school seniors
every year.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Who do you think is (better/best) athlete, Michael
   Jordan or Lou Gerhig?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Can Democrats talk (faster/more faster) than
   Republicans?
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ President Truman
   must have had a (real/really) difficult time deciding to approve the use of the atomic bomb.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past perfect tense of become
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. (We, Us) boys will be sitting near the 50-yard line. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   If you want to try something different, try these.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Who's, Whose) coorect?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The tradition of the Modern Olympic Torch began in 1936 at the Berlin Games. It represents a link
   between ancient and modern games.




15. Word = rehabilitate         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   I'm open I'm open Pass it to me


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   They gave us an entertaining afternoon with their magic.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   "I know everyone who lives across the street except you," said a smiling Mr. Rogers.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   I am talking to you young lady said the frustrated sales clerk




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Just before the final approach, the pilot ascended at about an 80-degree angle.




Round #17, cont.
Mountain Language Round #18                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Do you ever wonder about the crew of the
Titanic who survived? ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the appointment book of my secretary




Prompt for #3: The stretch limosine was washed by five car wash attendants.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. In pioneer times, settlers actually(sweeped, swept) their cabins` dirt floors.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: T-shirts were first worn by longshoremen who unloaded tea from
   ships in Annapolis, Maryland, during the 17th century they wwere known then as "tea shirts"




Prompt for #6: Foxes still (roam/roams) throughout much of North America.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ I feel (bad/badly) about causing so much trouble.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ "I (can/can't) hardly believe that we are in a new
   century,"said the World War II veteran.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ (Them/Those)
   antique experts have become very popular and are in high demand.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present tense of do __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Could it have been (he, him) who scored the winning touchdown?
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Those are some of the hottest peppers I've tasted.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Its, It's) going to be a memorable year because
    we're seniors.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Traditionally, the flame is lit by the sun at Olympia, Greece, and passed from runner to runner in a
   relay to the host city. Olympia is the city of the first Olympics.




15. Word = revision        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   I play soccer because it is enjoyable and competitive and it keeps me fit


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Both were proficient as entertaining magicians.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   The coach said that the team would practice until dark.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   during the hot sultry days of august most school age children prepare for school




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Although that was an exciting experience, I hope it never happens again.




Round #18, cont.
Mountain Language Round #19                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Which mega-hotel in Las Vegas has the largest
staff? ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the stare of ones passer-by




Prompt for #3: Tiger Woods has won all of the major golf tournaments at least once.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "It (hurt, hurted) a whole bunch," cried the wobbly toddler.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Brenda's grandfather was a Marine she wants to be a pilot of an
   F16




Prompt for #6: The members of Alabama (practice/practices) almost daily.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ I don't feel very (good/well)," said the principal after
   eating eighteen pancakes in a contest.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Scarcely (nobody/anybody) remembers the early
   computers.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Stephen E.
   Ambrose is (a/an) historian who loves the West.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of play __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Did you and (he, him) leave early? _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Who will try this next?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Dad will be ready with the camera when you run
    (your, you're) race.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Again, tradition dictates the order of events of the Opening Ceremony. The Opening Ceremony
   officially begins the games.




15. Word = coexist        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Join our team for an awesome time


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Mother sent her mother a gift for her birthday.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Information concerning registration for school is sent to your homes.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the beach boys brian carl dennis mike and al became famous in the 1960s




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Problems may add to the flight experience, but I would just as soon have a normal flight.




Round #19, cont.
Mountain Language Round #20                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? "If you plan to be a hair stylist, you will almost
always have to work on Saturday," said Jake ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the population of the world




Prompt for #3: In ancient times, The Romans would whip slaves who were caught eating lettuce.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. William Shakespeare (new, knew) more words than did most people of his era.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: To keep meat and other food from becoming rancid




Prompt for #6: Neither Frankenstein nor the monsters (attend/attends) school regularly.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ The Great Salt Lake is one of the (most
   unusual/unusualist) bodies of water in North America.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The mosquito bite itches (real, really) badly.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Steve Young, as the
   quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, sustained (a lot/a lot) of concussions.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of drink __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. You seem as positive as (she, her). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Please give me that!
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (They're, Their) not aware of (their, they're) own
    strength.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Prade of Nations is the first event. The athletes march into the stadium, Greece first, the host city
   last, and the others in alphabetical order by nation.




15. Word = illegal        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Be aggressive Go for the ball


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   She made it for her in her spare time.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Living by Brad Pitt is worth putting up with the sightseers!

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the first drive in restaurant was the kirby pig stand opened by j g kirby on a highway between dallas
   and fort worth in 1921




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Leave the aerial gymnastics to the stunt pilots.




Round #20, cont.
Mountain Language Round #21                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Abraham Lincoln had a vibrant hope for the
future of the United States. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the requests of all the bosses




Prompt for #3: William the Conqueror invaded England in AD 1066.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "I (lay,laid, lain) way too long in the summer sun," moaned a very crisp Nelida.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Professional map makers are cartographers they use computers
   now




Prompt for #6: Nobody in the scout troops (start/starts) fires with matches!
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ (That/Those/Them) history textbooks all report
   different versions of Lincoln's death.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Mother Teresa was (sure/surely) kind to the
   unfortunate.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ "Mr. Wilson,"
   asked Dennis the Menace, "(can/may) I come over and get my baseball from your yard?"
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past perfect tense of bring
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Brett made chicken noodle soup for the staff and (he, him)
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   The dog who won the blue ribbon is a collie.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Its, It's) too bad that (it's, its) not a diamond.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Dignitatries follow the parade with speeches. The speeches are given by the President of the
   Organizing Committee and the President of the International Olympic Committee.




15. Word = disengage         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   A penalty kick is a free kick toward the goal called against the defense for commiting a foul in the
   goal box


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   I bought her an outfit with my hard-earned money.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   In November we go over the river and through the woods to a special house.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   for the first 130 years of our country not a single american president left the united states while in
   office




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Air shows have become popular spectacles all over America.




Round #21, cont.
Mountain Language Round #22                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? We all dream of winning lots of money on game
shows such as Who Wants to Be a Millionare. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the opinions of everyone




Prompt for #3: Abraham Lincoln led the United States during the Civil war.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Last year`s seventh graders (put, putted) more junk in their lockers than had
   ever before been done. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: During Survivor on Thursday night




Prompt for #6: Either the book or Mr. Parker (is, are) correct about the Mongols.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ (These/Those/This) kind of shin guard is the very
   best?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Even though he was intelligent, Albert Einstein did
   (bad/badly) in some classes.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Branagan the Bully
   still acts (like/as) he did in the sixth grade!
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future perfect tense of map
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. No one seems to understand (I, me). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Some of the dogs weren't even show quality.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Whose, Who's) homework assignment is complete?
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Another dignitary declares the games open. He is the Head of State.




15. Word = beautify         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   The games we watched had two thirty-five minute halves


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   My dad bought a gift for her too.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Our reclusive neighbor buried his money beneath a weeping willow and under an outhouse.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   the presidents official airplane is called airforce one




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   If you want to see precision flying at its best, go to a Blue Angel's exhibition.




Round #22, cont.
Mountain Language Round #23                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Palming a basketball is hard unless you have
large hands like Shaq's ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the oil fron texas




Prompt for #3: Robert E. Lee directed the Confederate forces during the Civil War.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Since James Naismith invented basketball in 1891, no one knows how many
   baskets have been (shot, shooted). _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Utah the host of the 2002 Winter Olympics




Prompt for #6: Each of the mountain climbers (train/trains) with the team.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ The doctor told Jack Nicholson, "Plastic surgery can
   remove (them/those) bags under your eyes."
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Most students are not (real/really) sure of themselves
   when speaking in public.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ We will be so upset
   if we haven't (past/passed) the math part of the SAT!
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of clean __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Sam calls you more often than he calls (I, me). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   What is the answer?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (You're, Your) too impatient with (you're, your)
    own limitations.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Many ceremonies follow the games opening declaration. The flag is raised, the Olympic flame is lit,
   and doves are released as a symbol of peace.




15. Word = reverberate          If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   A game ending in a tie is played off in two ten-minute overtimes


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Those books were some of the best in the library.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   We accidentally hiked off the path during the blizzard.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   monticello the home of thomas jefferson was modeled after an english estate




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   While flying at speeds over 90 miles per hour, jets perform unbelievable maneuvers.




Round #23, cont.
Mountain Language Round #24                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Expressing sympathy is sometimes hard for
teenagers. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
costume of Madonna




Prompt for #3: Barbara Bush always wears a string of pearls.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Who successfully (swan, swum) the English Channel for the first time?
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Leaving the fan all day




Prompt for #6: "Where (do/does) all these soldiers come from?" asked General Patton.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ What way of delivering mail bacome (morre
   efficient/efficienter) than the Pony Express?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The valedictorian recited her speech
   (perfect/perfectly).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ President Reagan's
   wife Nancy had made some of their (personal/personnel) letters public.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future perfect tense of fly
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. It was (they, them). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   That will be a challenge for all of us to figure out.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (There's, Theirs) going to be a circus ub town next
    week.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic Oath istaken by an athlete and an official. They are representatives of all the athletes
   and officials.




15. Word = unkept          If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   If a tie remains the five top kickers on each team are in a shoot-out against the goalies


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   The oldest students are she and I.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Driving past the movie set of Psycho frightened everyone except me!

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   historians guess that red white and blue were chosen for the american flag colors because there were
   few other colors to choose from




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   The pilots of these jets are trained by the United States Air Force.




Round #24, cont.
Mountain Language Round #25                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? The Mickey Mouse cartoon is one of the very
first ones. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
lockers of all seventh and eighth graders




Prompt for #3: Federal troops killed 32% of the Confederates who fought at Gettysburg.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "I don`t wear make-up now, but I have (worn, weared) a lot of it in my youth,"
   revealed Nancy Reagan. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: President John F. Kennedy often let his children play in the Oval
   Office sometimes hid under his dad's desk




Prompt for #6: (Was/Were) yoo planning to attend the free soccer clinic?
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ "I will give you (farther/further) instructions," Colin
   Powell told his generals, "at a later date."
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Effective studentbody officers t ake their jobs
   (serious/seriously).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Many people in the
   owrld are (quiet/quit/quite) afraid of pain.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of grab __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Yes, this is (he, him). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   I think we can figure it out by oursleves.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Maybe (your, you're) parents will take us to the
    circus.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The last event is provided by the organizing committee of the host city. They do cultural
   entertainment representing their city.




15. Word = complimentary            If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________,
    the base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Hooray We won


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   We offered our friends some pizza.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   The handwritten letter from Abraham Lincoln to Mary Todd sold for $25,000 last year at an auction.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   I think we will stop practice now said coach brown since lightning just struck the goal pole




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   In some air shows, pilots fly antique planes that have been restored.




Round #25, cont.
Mountain Language Round #26                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? A modern team of scientists has the
mummification process. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
tails of four foxes




Prompt for #3: Federal losses at Gettysburg are listed as 23% of their soldiers.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Lindsey, please (set,sat) the table down! _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Natasha must enjoy sports she reads every issue of Sports
   Illustrated (Use a subordinating conjunction.)




Prompt for #6: A case of raspberries (cost/costs) a lot more in winter than the summer.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Who is the least (less/least)intelligent in your entire
   family?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Usign overhead fans (regular/regularly) helps
   conserve energy.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ The
   principal/principle) reason public schools serve so much pizza is because 58% of the students say it is
   their favorite cafeteria food.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present tense of whine __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. The worker, Paul and (he, him), were excellent employees.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Where is the baby who was crying?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Its, It's) very unlikely that (you're, your) dog can
    find (its, it's) way home.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Olympic enthusiasts enjoy pin collecting. It has become a popular hobby.




15. Word = spectator         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   What did you enjoy the most about our game


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   We offered some of our pizzas to our friends.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   As the passengers walked onto the Titanic, they had no clue regarding their sad fate.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   around 1915 the new york yankees who were gaining many new dans put big numbers on the backs of
   their uniforms




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Although restoration may be easier, some have built their planes from scratch.




Round #26, cont.
Mountain Language Round #27                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Will Sammy Sosa, Mark McGuire, or a player
unknown to us right now set the next home-run record? ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
smile of Mel Gibson




Prompt for #3: The giant pandas at the National Zoo are visited by millions of people.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "How much higher will the flood waters (raise, rise)?" asked the weatherman.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Mel Gibson was in the first Lethal Weapon he was in all the
   others (Use a pair of correlative conjunctions.)




Prompt for #6: One of those new slim computers (sit/sits) on every desk in the White House.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Who is (more friendly/friendlier) - Al Gore or
   George Bush?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Luckily for people in Iowa, the torrential rains
   stopped (sudden/suddenly).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Knowing how to
   (sight/site/cite) proper sources of information is important in high school.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present tense of eat __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. When we play tag, (she, her) is "it." _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   I want to have a friend who I can count on to be around.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ May I please have (your, you're) phone number?
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Many Olympic pins are dated for a particular game. They are issued by a country's National
   Olympic Committee.




15. Word = evolution         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Who will be voted the most valuable player


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   They threw his dad the ball.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Once upon a time in a galaxy far, far away, strange events began.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   pocahontas died in ehngland at age 22 from tuberculosis and possibly pneumonia




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   The Air Base near our town sponsors an air show every year, and it always draws a large crowd.




Round #27, cont.
Mountain Language Round #28                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Even the saddest of the movies, such as Titanic,
has moments of humor. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
whiskers of my cat




Prompt for #3: A huge amount of bamboo is eaten yearly by pandas.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Since my knee surgery, I have (laid, lain) for hours worrying about the painful
   rehibilitation sessions. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Please put your name at the top of the paper write your address
   under it (Use a coordinating conjunction.)




Prompt for #6: He (don't/doesn't) care who knows about his secret identity now.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Witnessing a serious accident is one of the
   (scariest/scarier) experiences a person can have.
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ Doors to Ford's Theater are locked (tight/tightly) at
   night.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ How do models
   remain (stationary/stationery) for such long time periods?
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past tense of download __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. The last ones to celebrate were Stacy and (I, me). _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Will you yourself do all of the advertising?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (It's, Its) been a short weekend.
14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Each Olympic game adopts a mascot. The mascot is a unique representation of that special Olympics.




15. Word = begrudge          If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   We each received a medal for our first-place finish


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   They threw a ball to his dad.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   "I want a car like your," Rosie said to Jennifer.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   an editor named francis bellamy wrote the pledge of allegience in 1892




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   From the ground, the wing tips of the jest appear to be just inches apart.




Round #28, cont.
Mountain Language Round #29                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Green ketchup is strange! ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the mothers of both Bob and Ned




Prompt for #3: Grandma Moses was "discovered" as an artist by Louis J. Caldor.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Queen termites can (lay, lie) an egg every second - 86,000 a day!
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: John Wooden coached at UCLA he led them to seven straight
   NCAA basketball championships




Prompt for #6: Different brands of bottled water (claim/claims) to be the most refreshing.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Is Oprah wealthier than (anyone/anyone else) on
   daytime TV?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The winter assembly weent (smooth/smoothly)
   because the students practiced so faithfully.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ "I am much taller
   (than/then) you are," Karl Malone jokingly told John Stockton.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of receiving
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. That experience taught (we, us) players a lesson. _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Everyone in the community is invited to the school play.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (Whose, Who's) going to buy the food for our
    camping trip?


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Mascots have been connected to the Olympics since 1968, in Grenoble, France, when Schuss was the
   unofficial mascot. Schuss was a skier with rings on his head.




15. Word = deception         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Would you rather receive a medal or a trophy


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Ali showed us the pictures taken at the reunion.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Just between you and me, I know a secret about the principal!

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   our bodys ability to taste is limited to four things sweet, sour salt an bitter




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   My favorite maneuver is when they fly the planes upside down.




Round #29, cont.
Mountain Language Round #30                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? True equality requires hard work from all
citizens. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
gas worth fiftey dollars




Prompt for #3: Scenes of rural farm life were favorites of Grandma Moses.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. Prior to 1875, baseball players (caught, catched) the baseballs barehanded.
   _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Showing signs of brilliance at an early age Marie Curie loved
   learning she left Poland to attend the Sorbonne in France




Prompt for #6: Environmentalist groups in this country (continue/continues) to protect the wilderness.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Was Gladiator (more accurate/accurater) in
   portraying the terror of war than most movies?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ After the Civil War, the soldiers all went home as
   (quick/quickly) as they were allowed to.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Troy Aikman of the
   Dallas Cowboys had a very difficult time deciding (weather/whether) or not to retire from football.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. present perfect tense of grin
   __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. No one told (he, him) and (I, me) about the dangers we would face.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Many of us will be arriving by ourselves.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (They're, Their) meeting us at (your, you're) cabin
    at five o'clock.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   Waldi became the first official mascot in in 1972. Waldi was a dachshund who was made into plastic
   figurines, stickers, posters, buttons, and even a plush doll.




15. Word = rejected         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Medals are cool because they take up less room and don't have to be dusted as much


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   We sent her a thank-you note for her kindness.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Alberto invited everyone but me to the party before the game.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   bugs bunny the worlds most popular rabbit actually won an oscar in 1958




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Go to an air show someday, and you will be entertained by the skill of the pilots.




Round #30, cont.
Mountain Language Round #31                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? Most eigth graders say their favorite place in
school is their English classroom. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
medals of three heroes




Prompt for #3: The Van Meeteren's television remote control was lost by their two-year-old grandson.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "That was the most thrilling Quidditch game I have ever (saw, seen),"
   exclaimed Ron. _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Winners of early Olympic events received corwns made of olive
   branches women, slaves, and foreignors could not participate




Prompt for #6: Friends (has been/have been) a popular TV series.
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Does Idaho have (fewer/less) skyscrapers than
   Montana?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ "It was (sure/surely) good of you to help us," said the
   stranded tourists.
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ The teacher to
   (who/whom) the roses were delivered was on a field trip so Coach Cutthroat kept them.
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. past perfect of swing __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. Luckily, Father saw (we, us) boys capsized in the river.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   All of us celebrated the holiday differently.
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ Our neighbors are selling (their, they're) home.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   At the Closing Ceremony, the Olympic flag is passed to the next host of the Olympic Games and the
   Greek flag is hoisted. The Greek flag is a symbol of the passing of the games.




15. Word = suspension         If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   Congratulations You kids are very good players


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   We sent a thank-you note to her for her kindness.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Sit beside me please and show me how you did that magic trick for the children.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   mercedes I need your help now however you may play later




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   Whether they are Air Force or civilian pilots, their expertise should be respected and admired.




Round #31, cont.
Mountain Language Round #32                                       Name:



1. Is the noun concrete, abstract, collective, or compound? The world-famous trio disbanded after their
lead singer died. ________________
2. Re-write the phrase to show the correct possessive form.
the campaign managers of both George and Al




Prompt for #3: Pumpkin pie is eaten by millions of people.
3. Is the underlined verb above active or passive? ______________
3. Rewrite the sentence from above, changing active verbs to passive and passive to active.




4. Write the correct verb. "Oh no," exclaimed the English students, "we have already (did, done) this
   assignment." _______________________________
5. Create a complete sentence from this: Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin accidentally he left a
   culture of bacteria on an open plate and left on vacation




Prompt for #6: The correct use of verbs (is/are) very important!
6. Write the subject. ____________________ Write the correct verb. ______________________


7. Write the correct adjective.__________________ Don't you suppose that politicians feel (bad/badly)
   when they lose elections?
8. Write the correct adverb. ___________________ The doors to the junior high school open (easy/easily).
9. Write the appropriate word for correct meaning of the sentence. __________________ Madonna receives
   thousands of letters and e-mails telling her "(Your/You're) my favorite performer."
10. Write the required form of the underlined word. future tense of put __________________________
11. Write the correct pronoun. (He, Him) pulled (we, us) to safety as quickly as he could.
   _____________________

12. Identify the underlined pronoun(s) as demonstrative, interrogative, intensive, personal, relative, or
    indefinite. _____________________
   Has anyone seen the book that I was reading?
13. Choose the correct pronoun. _________________ (It's, Its) a good deal if you want a new home.


14. Combine each pair of sentences by using an appositive.
   The Olympic flag is placed at the town hall of the next host city for four years. Four years is the time
   between Olympic Games.




15. Word = allergist        If applicable, write the prefix____________, the suffix ____________, the
    base/root word ___________.


16. Is this a declarative, imperative, interrogative, or exclamatory sentence? _____________________
   When is the next tournament


17. Identify the underlined word(s) as predicate noun, predicate pronoun, predicate adjective, direct object, or
    indirect object. _____________________________
   Jen showed the pictures taken at the reunion to us.

18. Identify the prepositional phrase(s). _____________________________
   Dave, Andy, and Jared were nervous as they waited for their sweepstakes check to arrive in the mail.

19. Proofread and write the sentence correctly.
   sandi said that the pamphlet your friendly computer wasn’t much help




20. Is this a simple, compound, or complex sentence? ___________________________
   One of my goals is to pilot an airplane, not for exhibition, just for fun.




Round #32, cont.

				
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