Do you think you have what it takes to be named Grammar Nerd Supreme? Regardless of your stance on how we started this sentence, we're going to put you to the ultimate in grammar tests. You don't have to study, but you do have to pay close attention to each possible response. Only the strong will survive this grammar challenge; only the weak will quit before it's done! Which one are you going to choose to be?
Do you annoy your friends by proofreading their every social media post? Are you looking for grammatical errors in this very paragraph? If either of those questions sounds like you, there's a good chance that you are a total grammar nerd! While most of you remember all those pesky rules we learned back in school, some of us have let them fall by the wayside. The choices you make during this quiz will help you determine what grade you might have received in English 101 by letting you know exactly how nerdy you are!
Put on your thinking cap, and grab a red pen. We don't suggest writing on the screen, but it may make you feel a little more like an editor as you quiz along. Ready to find out how much of a word nerd you are?
How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!