Wednesday
August 27, 2014

Homework Help: English

Posted by Anne on Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 8:30pm.

I need help making sure I rewrote the following sentences correctly while including the appositive or appositive phrase.

I made corrections. Are they right?

1. The Olympic athlete also overcame polio. (Ray Ewry)
ANSWER= Ray Ewry, the Olympic athlete, also overcame polio.

2. Ewry competed in the standing high jump, the standing long jump, and the standing triple jump. (events not part of today’s Olympic Games)
ANSWER= Ewry competed in the standing high jump, the standing long jump, and the standing triple jump, events not part of today’s Olympic Games.

3. He had an advantage over today’s athletes: when he competed, four Olympics were held during the nine-year period. (1900-1908)
ANSWER= He had an advantage over today’s athletes: when he competed, four Olympics were held during the 1900-1908, nine-year period.

Thank you so much for the help!!

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

English - I need help making sure I rewrote the following sentences correctly ...
grammar - In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive phrase...
English III - In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive ...
ENGLISH 111 - In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive ...
English - In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive phrase...
English - This is what I think they are 1."Leaving their native land to colonize...
English - Select the letter of the choice that correctly identifies the ...
English - 4. (Landing in New England) caused much disappointment among the ...
college - Write a sentence of at least 150 words—no substituting semicolons or ...
english - Identify the appositive or complete appositive phrase. Sam, our cat, ...

Search
Members