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Quiz Meeting 1

Quiz  : Reading Comprehension

1.         This passage is a summary of

            C.  the development of opera

 

2.         According to this passage, when did modern opera begin?

            D.  At the beginning of the seventeenth century

3.         The word it in paragraph 1 refers to

            A.  opera  

4.         According to the author, what did Jacopo Peri write?

            B.  The first opera      

5.         The author suggests that Euridice was produced

            D.  for the wedding of King Henry IV

6.         What was The Camerata?

            B. Musicians who developed a new musical drama based upon Greek drama

7.         The word revive in paragraph 1 could best be replaced by

            B.  Resume

8.         The word plot in paragraph 1 is closet in meaning to

            C.  stories

9.         From what did the term “opera” derive?

            A.  Greek and Roman history and mythology

Quiz  : STRUCTURE

 

      Problem 1 Missing Main Verb

 

S                                  V

The sound of the dryer           bothers            my concentration.

Incorrect:  In my opinion, too soon to make a decision.

Correct  :  In my opinion, ____it is_____ too soon to make a decision.

Incorrect:  Do you know whether the movie that starts at seven?

Correct  :  Do you know whether the movie that starts at seven _____is good___?

                                               Or

                 Do you know whether the movie _____starts____ at seven?

Incorrect:  Sam almost always a lot of fun.

Correct  :  Sam ____is____ almost always a lot of fun.

Incorrect:  The book that I lent you having a good bibliography.

Correct  :  The book that I lent you ____has_____ a good bibliography.

      Problem 2  Verbs that Require an Infinitive in the Complement

 

 

      S                    V                 C (infinitive)                     M

We          had planned           to leave           day before yesterday.

 

 

Incorrect:  We demand knowing our status.

Correct  : We __________demand to know_____ our status.

Incorrect:  I intend the inform you that we cannot approve your application.

Correct  : I ________intend to inform______ you that we cannot approve your application.

Incorrect:  They didn’t plan buying a car.

Correct  :  They didn’t ________plan to buy____ a car.

Incorrect:  The weather tends improving in May.

Correct  : The weather ________tends to improve________ in May.

      Problem 3 Verbs that Require an ing Form in the Complement

 

 

       S             V               C (infinitive)            M

      He                    enjoys               traveling           by plane.

Incorrect:  We enjoyed talk with your friend.

Correct  :  We ______enjoyed talking_____ with your friend.

Incorrect:  Hank completed the writing his thesis this summer.

Correct  : Hank _______completed writing______ his thesis this summer.

Incorrect:  I miss to watch the news when I am traveling.

Correct: I ________miss watching______ the news when I am traveling.

Incorrect:  She mentions to stop et El Paso in her letter.

Correct  : She _______mentions stopping________ et El Paso in her letter.

      Problem 4  Verb Phrases that require an ing Form in the Complement

 

 

   S                V Ph             C (-ing)                  M

She        forgot about     canceling        her appointment.

Incorrect:  Let’s go to the movie when you get through to study.

Correct  : Let’s go to the movie when you _________get through studying________

Incorrect:  We can’t help to wonder why she left.

Correct  : We ________can’t help wondering________ why she left.

Incorrect:  I have been looking forward to meet you.

Correct  : I have been ________looking forward to meeting_________ you.

Incorrect:  We wouldn’t mind to wait.

Correct  : ___________we wouldn’t mind waiting___________.

PROBLEMS WITH TENSE

 

 

S                      V (past)                      M

The concert                began              at eight o’clock.

 

 

Incorrect:  Before she run the computer program, she had checked it out with her supervisor.

Correct  : Before she ____ran____ the computer program, she had checked it out with her supervisor.

Incorrect:  We eat dinner in Albuquerque on our vacation last year.

Correct  : We _____ate_____ dinner in Albuquerque on our vacation last year.

Incorrect:  My nephew begun working for me about ten years ago.

Correct  : My nephew _______began_____ working for me about ten years ago.

Incorrect:  I know that you been forty on your last birthday.

Correct  :  I know that you ______ forty on your last birthday.

      Problem 6  Modal + Verb Word

 

               S            modal         verb word

They         might              visit                us.

 

 

Incorrect:  Our friends might stopping to see us on their way to California.

Correct  : Our friends _______might stop_____ to see us on their way to California.

Incorrect:  I would, if there is time, liking to make a phone call.

Correct  : _____i would_____, if there is time, _____like___ to make a phone call.

Incorrect:  Betty may, with effort, to pass this course.

Correct  : Betty ______may_____, with effort, _____pass______ this course.

Incorrect:  The flight should to be on time.

Correct  : The flight ________should be________ on time.

      Problem 7   Logical Conclusions Events in the Past

 

 

       S                  must have          participle       past time

My friend            must have             called          last night.

 

 

Incorrect:  This pen won’t write; it can have run out of ink (in the past).

Correct  : This pen won’t write; it __________must have run out_______ of ink (in the past).

Incorrect:  The ring that I was looking at is gone; someone else must buy it.

Correct  : The ring that I was looking at is gone; someone else ______must have bought________ it.

Incorrect:  He doesn’t have his keys; he must locked them in his car.

Correct  : He doesn’t have his keys; he __________must have locked_______ them in his car.

Incorrect:  I don’t see Martha anywhere; she must be left early.

Correct  : I don’t see Martha anywhere; she __________must have left________ early.

      Problem 8   Logical Conclusions Events in the Present

 

S                    must be           -ing             present tense

        My friend            must be          calling                 now.

 

S             must be         adjective        present time

     He          must be            upset                 now.

 

 

Incorrect:  Bob is absent; he must have been sick again (now).

Correct  :  Bob is absent; he _______must be sick____ again (now).

Incorrect:  He is taking a walk; he must have felt better now.

Correct  :  He is taking a walk; he _____must be_________ better  now.

Incorrect:  She must be study at the library now because all of her books are gone.

Correct  :  She ______must have study________ at the library now  because all of her books are gone.

Incorrect:  Sarah must get a divorce (now) because her husband is living in an apartment.

Correct  :  Sarah ______must have get________ a divorce (now) because her husband is living in an apartment.

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