Exercise 1: syntax and word order

(Practise the English word order and syntax)

Syntax and word order – multiple-choice test

Difficulty: rather easy (2 of 5)

Choose the correct syntax (word order) for the given parts of the sentence.

  • Example: ‘bought | yesterday | Tom | a new car | in Stuttgart’
    • A. In Stuttgart Tom a new car bought yesterday.
    • B. A new car bought Tom yesterday in Stuttgart.
    • C. Tom bought a new car in Stuttgart yesterday.Correct!

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