Tuesday
July 22, 2014

Homework Help: English

Posted by anthony on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 1:51pm.

Select the letter of the choice that correctly identifies the underlined phrase in the sentence.

1. The 17th century Pilgrims were the first Europeans (to arrive on Cape Cod.)

A. infinitive phrase
B. absolute phrase
C. prepositional phrase
D. appositive phrase

I think it's A.

2. (Leaving their native land to colonize America,) they expected to land in the colony of Virginia.

A. participial phrase
B. gerund phrase
C. infinitive phrase
D. prepositional phrase

I think it's B?

3. (Steering a northerly course,) the captain sailed the ship to the rocky coast of New England instead.

A. appositive phrase
B. participial phrase
C. gerund phrase
D. infinitive phrase

I think it's C?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

English - prepositional phrase? Appositive phrase? Participial phrase? Gerund ...
English - 4. (Landing in New England) caused much disappointment among the ...
English - Select the letter of the choice that correctly identifies the ...
English - This is what I think they are 1."Leaving their native land to colonize...
English - Select the letter of the sentence in which the mood of the verb is ...
english - Identify the term that correctly identifies the capitalized word(s) in...
English - Select the letter of the choice that identifies the underlined ...
language arts - Identify the term that correctly identifies the italicized word...
Lang. Arts - Identify the term that correctly identifies the capitalized word(s...
english - Select the letter that correctly identifies the basic sentence pattern...

Search
Members