Degree modifiers exercise

April 19, 2011pdf

Fill in the blanks with appropriate degree modifiers.

1.       There is too ………………….noise in the street.

a)      much

b)      many

2.       How ………………….. people do you want to help you?

a)      much

b)      many

3.       They do …………………. a lot of business in the Middle East.

a)      very

b)      quite

4.       He speaks …………………… a few languages.

a)      quite

b)      quiet

5.       There are …………………. too many weapons in the world.

a)      far

b)      quite

6.       …………………… of philosophy is concerned with questions nobody can answer.

a)      Much

b)      Many

7.       …………………. of the city was without electricity last night.

a)      Most

b)      Many

8.       We have bought too …………………. butter.

a)      many

b)      much

9.       I think you have made …………………. a lot of mistakes.

a)      rather

b)      far

10.   This weather ……………………. gets on my nerves.

a)      kind of

b)      kinds of

Answers

1. a)      much

2. b)      many

3. b)      quite

4. a)      quite

5. a)      far

6. a)      Much

7. a)      Most

8.  b)      much

9. a)      rather

10. a)    kind of

 

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