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August 20, 2014

Homework Help: English

Posted by MiMi on Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 3:13pm.

Please check my answers relating to predications.

Our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1.

Answer: Implementing our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1.

The reason for the cat’s illness is because she was allergic to the dog.

Answer: The reason for the cat’s illness was that she is allergic to the dog.

A book that has an exciting introduction and a surprising ending would be the best story for me to read.

Answer: No change

The driving exam is when one is tested on the rules of the road.

Answer: The driving exam includes a test on the rules of the road.

The Homeowners’ Association rules were created to ensure that the neighborhood looked nice.

Answer: The Homeowners’ Association rules were created to ensure that the neighborhood continues to look nice.



Our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1.

Answer: Implementing our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1. Midnight between Dec 31 and Jan 1 or between Jan 1 and Jan 2?

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The reason for the cat’s illness is because she was allergic to the dog.

Answer: The reason for the cat’s illness was that she is allergic to the dog. looks good, except I'd keep both verbs present tense -- "is"

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A book that has an exciting introduction and a surprising ending would be the best story for me to read.

Answer: No change I'd change "would be" to "is"

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The driving exam is when one is tested on the rules of the road.

Answer: The driving exam includes a test on the rules of the road. looks good

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The Homeowners’ Association rules were created to ensure that the neighborhood looked nice.

Answer: The Homeowners’ Association rules were created to ensure that the neighborhood continues to look nice. looks good

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The reason for the cat’s illness is because she was allergic to the dog.

Answer: The reason for the cat’s illness was that she is allergic to the dog.

I would change this one to - The cat's illness was caused by her allergy to dogs.

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