Here is our free HESI A2 Grammar Practice Test. This test has 50 grammar practice questions that follow the same format as those on the HESI Admission Assessment Exam. These questions will evaluate your ability to write sentences in English using proper grammar. They are designed to cover all of the key concepts that you need to know for this test. Read each question carefully and select the best answer. After you submit your answer, the correct answer is provided along with a detailed explanation.
She was _____ exhausted than her sister after they ran the marathon.
The soccer player ran quick to the goal.
The soccer player did run quickly to the goal.
The soccer player did ran quickly to the goal.
The soccer player ran quickly to the goal.
The World War II soldier was a hero, especially because of his actions during the invasion of Normandy.
The World War II soldier
was a hero
especially because of his actions during the invasion of Normandy
the invasion of Normandy
Before I lie down to go to sleep, I lay down my book on the nightstand.
I lay down my book on the nightstand before I lay down to go to sleep.
I lie my book down on the nightstand before I lie down to go to sleep.
Before I lain down to go to sleep, I lied down my book on the nightstand.
The dog jumped into the air to catch the Frisbee.
Germany has _____ bluebells than does England.
The Vikings travelled in wooden boats across the Atlantic Ocean.
Neither of the flower bouquets ______ as full as the one we ordered last year.
The opera singer’s solo had a profound impact on the audience.
My favorite outdoor activities include camping fly-fishing, and river-rafting.
My favorite outdoor activities include camping and fly-fishing, and also river-rafting.
My favorite outdoor activities include camping, fly-fishing, and river-rafting.
My favorite outdoor activities include camping and fly-fishing and river-rafting.
Since the professor was excessively boring; many of his students fell asleep.
Since the professor was excessively boring, many of his students fell asleep.
Since the professor was excessively boring many of his students fell asleep.
Since the professor was, excessively boring, many of his students fell asleep.
Due to her stingy nature, the famous actress was not generous with her friends and family.
Due to her stingy nature
the famous actress
He could accept anything from her, accept a lie.
He could except anything from her, accept a lie.
He could accept anything from her, except a lie.
He could except anything from her, except a lie.
_______ confident that with enough study they can easily pass the final exam.
To ______ should I address the postcard?
The mountaineering group _____ looking forward to climbing K2 next year.
The nervous student tapped his foot impatiently under his desk.
The nervous student did tap his foot with impatience under his desk.
The nervous student tapped his foot impatient under the desk.
The nervous student impatient did tap his foot under the desk.
The admissions consultant outlined what makes a thorough application package, unrespective of financial hardship.
Sofia won't be able to compete in the race because she wrecked her car.
because she wrecked her car
compete in the race
Sofia won't be able to compete in the race
Dependent clauses usually begin with words like after, although, because, before, if, since, that, until, what, when, where, who, which, or why.
The dependent clause, "because she wrecked her car," contains the subject "she" and the verb "wrecked." It does not express a complete thought.
The real Ichabod Crane was a military officer who met Washington Irving in 1814 at Fort Pike.
The movie about the comic book superhero.
The movie about the comic book superhero that I watched last Friday night was very entertaining.
The movie about the comic book superhero had never interested me until last week.
The movie about the comic book superhero fascinated me, but it bored my best friend.
In 1994, Dan Manion set the current record for a deep dive on air at 509 feet, but reported feeling strong effects of narcosis at such a depth.
They’re concern is that their may not be enough appetizers for everyone there expecting at the cocktail party.
Their concern is that they’re may not be enough appetizers for everyone there expecting at the cocktail party.
Their concern is that there may not be enough appetizers for everyone they’re expecting at the cocktail party.
There concern is that they’re may not be enough appetizers for everyone their expecting at the cocktail party.
The clock shows ____ almost nine o’clock, so the bridal shop will soon be opening ____ doors.
Follow these directions to get to the church__ make a left at the next intersection, drive three miles to the third stop sign, then turn left, and continue another two miles until you see the parking lot on the right-hand side.
The medical examiner was called in to perform a post-mortem examination.
When the gymnastic athletes travel for a competition, a chaperone must accompany ____.
all of it
Next year, I __________.
completed my college degree
did complete my college degree
will complete my college degree
completing my college degree
So many types of birthday cake put Cynthia at a loss.
put at a loss
put Cynthia at a loss
The United States has _____ states than Europe has countries; there are only 47 European countries, but there are 50 states in America.
At the age of twelve, my parents sent me to boarding school.
When I was twelve, my parents sent me to boarding school.
At the age of twelve, I sent my parents to boarding school.
My parents, at the age of twelve, sent me to boarding school.
The child ____ to ride all the roller coasters at Disneyland.
has the want
It’s important _____ research your essay topic thoroughly so you do not include _____ much irrelevant information.
The actors’ performances powerfully _____ the audience.
The mountain climber tossed the Sherpa the rope.
The mountain climber
The ambulance, which had flashing red lights on top, were letting other vehicles on the road know to pull over.
Either kale or spinach is a healthy vegetable to eat with dinner.
One of the soccer players kick the ball farther than his other teammates.
Several of the pieces of art was sold for above-average prices.
The professor sought advise from a colleague.
To advice the President, the Joint Chiefs of Staff must be well-informed.
A good advicer is essential in order to have a successful academic career.
My parents give me excellent advice when I am making a difficult decision.
She couldn’t do the job her boss told her to do.
Is Gretchen sick with a cold?
I couldn’t believe it.
Put on gloves before touching a patient.
It was the cat that tore up the carpet, not the dog.
The group knew it was ___ responsibility to turn in the assignment on time, but they still didn’t do it.
She wasn’t sure how to tell them that their beloved pet ran away.
The doctor ______ the young patient that the vaccine would only take a second and wouldn’t hurt too much.
Wanda's son swears that ____ happy in his current job, despite all of ____ demands.
Je'sean sat among his two friends at his school's charity event.
Robert was badly at playing the trumpet.
It was well to see my cousins this weekend.
The event was coordinated bad.
I felt good about how I performed on that test.
Send the doctor to room three.
I tested positive for strep throat.
Has the nurse assistant checked the patient's vitals?
Although Remi knew her mom was contagious, she still went to the hospital to see her ____ the window.
Georges was a great friend to ____, so he shared his freshly baked goods with us.
Emerson and I
me and Emerson
My mom and my brother has not seen the new superhero movie that everyone is raving about.
Rachel, though it has been a month without contact from her friends, haven't felt lonely in the isolated cabin.
My grandparents said the key to happiness is to be content with what I got.
All of my socks have holes in the bottoms.
The last hour of his shift was so exhausting, Frank cancels his plans for that night.