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english
Find the simple subject and simple predicate in the sentence below: Juan wrote the report, but Jason gave the presentation.
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 1:34pm

english
I need help writing a narrative essay
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 11:57am

English
1. Research projects that have won Ig Nobel Prizes are real, serious scientific work. 2. Research projects that have ever won Ig Nobel Prizes are real, serious scientific work. (Does #1 mean #2? What is the meaning of 'have won'? Does 'have won' mean '...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 5:53am

English
1. Have you received the prizes so far? 2. Have you ever received the prizes. (Are both the same in meaning, showing 'experience'?) 3. Have you ever received the prizes so far? (Can we say like this, Sentence 3? Does Sentence 3 have the same meaning as the others?)
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 5:48am

English
One of the Ig Nobel Prizes is the Prize for Bird Science. (What is the meaning of the preposition 'for'? Is 'for' 'concerning' or 'about'?)
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 5:42am

English
We heard tommy's loud drumming clearly despite the _______ of the elementary school band practice. A. Esprit B. Concordance C. Animadversion
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 4:09am

ENGLISH
What did "catch a cold" mean when Shakespeare first used it?
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 1:51am

English
Shakespeare invented many familiar words and phrases. Find five examples that Shakespeare invented and that we still use today. Define what they meant in Shakespeare's time and what they mean now. (I tried to look some up but they did not give the information on what they ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 1:21am

English
She wishes to visit the country whose scenery is beautiful. (In this sentence, what is 'the country'? Is it a country like China, Japan, or brazil? Or is 'the country' an area in a country such as the USA.?)
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 10:25pm

English Compound Subjects
Can someone please check my answers? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. Doug and his new bride vacationed in Florida. (subject- Doug, bride verb- vacationed prepositional phrase- in Florida) 2. During the fair, a...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 10:11pm

English
e.g. the Ig Nobel Prizes (Wht is 'Ig' short for?)
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 9:56pm

English Compound Objects
Can someone please check my answers? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. Mrs. Little stepped into the rain without a hat or an umbrella. (subject- Mrs. Little verb stepped prepositional phrase- into the rain, ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 9:25pm

English
Which pronoun? That is the month many of the classes put on its, their own plays. Easpch of the classes chooses the play they, it will put on.
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:42pm

English
1. Once you start reading, you cannot stop it. 2. Once you go there, you will be satisfied with the scenery. 3. Once you paly soccer with them, you will like it. 4. Once you lern how to swim, you will like it. 5. Once you begin to learn the guitar, you spend more than 2 hours...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:39pm

English Imperative Sentences
Can someone please check my answers? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. Give this tip to the waiter in the checkered shirt. (subject- you verb- give prepositional phrase- to the waiter, in the checkered shirt) 2...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:35pm

English Verb Phrases
Can someone please check my answers please? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. The garbage truck has stopped near the corner of Washington Street. (subject truck verb- has stopped prepositional phrase- near the ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 7:58pm

English
3. What is the simple subject of the following sentence? Then, glancing upward at Lady Weathers's face, he saw a look of consternation. A. he B. Lady Weathers's C. consternation D. face I picked a, because he is the subject, saw is the verb and Lady Weathers face is ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 7:15pm

English Compound Verbs
Could someone please check my answers? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. The instructor stood among the students and chatted with them. (subject- instructor verb- stood, chatted prepositional phrase- among the ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 6:44pm

English
Could anybody diagram this sentence? "What a most delightful quatrain Jamie has written." Where would the placement of the word "What" go in the diagram?
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 4:40pm

English Adverbs
I'm not really sure about my adverbs in these sentences. Can someone please check them? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Label any adverb- Adv. 1. That small child often falls down on his roller skates. (...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 4:08pm

English
Can someone please check my answers? I'll type the directions above the questions. *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Place any infinitive in parenthesis. 1. Marnie's mother and father want to go to New York...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:48pm

English
The plane came down later than expected. 15. In this sentence, what part of speech is the word down? A. Preposition B. Adjective C. Adverb D. Conjunction I picked C, because the word down modifies the verb came, which makes it an adverb. Is this correct? 18. In which sentence ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:26pm

english
Hey, Can please somebody read and correct this text? I thning that this time it is very bad... But I can't say exactly why... maybe someone of you can help me? Thanks Minnie 1. What does Cohen point out before giving his seven monster theses? Before Cohen gives is seven ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:06pm

English
How has francis ford coppola used film techinques to convey the italian mafia that existed in the 1900's? hi there i already started the essay, however, i am quite confused as to how to write it into exact essay format. i have already written all my ideas down and im in ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 12:19am

English
12. Which of the following words is not an adverb? A. Deadly B. Fiercely C. Knowingly D. Carefully I picked A, because deadly is an adjective. Am I correct or wrong? 13. In which one of the following sentences does an adverb modify an adjective? A. Lucy danced tirelessly. B. ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 3:36pm

English
5. Complete the following sentence with a word or words that show a logical relationship. Joshua took a nap _______ sorting the mail. A. instead of B. after C. while D. before I picked D, because we cannot use while, since a person cannot sort mail while sleeping. We cannot ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:31am

English
Where did he get the idea for his project? 1. He got the idea from a science magazine. 2. He got the idea in a science magazine. (Which preposition should we use?)
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 6:45am

English
1. She won the first prize in the cooking festival. 2. She won a first prize in the cooking festival. 3. She won first prize in the cooking festival. (It's about the use of articles. Which one is correct?)
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 6:37am

English... Urgent
Hi this is a mystery problem can you solve this? The best forger of all time was indeed a most brilliant artist and a man respected and sought after in the criminal world. One day he was asked to copy $50 notes but the police searched his premises before be even got started ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 3:15am

English... Urgent
Look at the following puzzles and try to decipher the well known sayings 1. Ban ana 2.nafish nafish 3.japmadean 4.issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue 5. Lookuleap Note that I have not typed any of these words wrong
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 3:08am

English
What did Mayu Yamamoto do with/from cow droppings? 1. She invented a way to make vanilla flavor from cow droppings. 2. She invented a way to make vanilla flavor with cow droppings. (Are both answers grammatical? Do we have to use 'with' or 'from' in both the ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 2:43am

English
1. Woodpeckers have special eyelids that close a millisecond before each hit. (What is the part of speech of 'a millisecond' in the sentence?) 2. His eyelids closed just before the soccer ball hit his head. 3. His eyelids closed one minute before the soccer ball hit ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 1:41am

English
Everyone rushed to get on the elevator. (Is 'to get-' the object of the verb 'rush'? Is 'rushed' a transitive verb taking an object here? Or Is 'to get...' an adverbial phrase modifying 'rushed'?))
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 10:48pm

english
“Swimming at the lake, a rock cut Sue’s foot.”
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 10:19pm

English
Identify the simple predicate in the sentence below. The best selling novel is unavailable for the next three weeks. a) is b) unavailable for the next three weeks c) novel
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 9:53pm

English
1. Congratulations you on winning first prize in the spelling contest. 2. Congratulations you on your winning first prize in the spelling contest. 3. Congratulations on winning first prize in the spelling contest. 4. Congratulations on your winning first prize in the spelling ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 9:49pm

English
1. Paper can be made from elephants' droppings. 2. Papers can be made from elephants' droppings. (Which one is grammatical?)
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 9:23pm

English
According to Brooks, for many Roma the Holocaust - in which hundreds of thousands of Roma were exterminated - is a living memory, even if there are few survivors left. And recent events such as France's expulsion of a Roma schoolgirl and her family earlier this month, ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:55pm

English
1. The Glass Menagerie once again taps into the audience's emotions, as it has for 70 years. 2. "Her son is about to fly away, never to seen or heard from again and she knows it," Jones said. (Are they all grammatical? Would you check the errors in them?)
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:05pm

Geography and English
What are the key physical features of the Californian Coast
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 5:40pm

GED
Is the English Writing test the most difficult GED test? I find Math easy. Am I required to memorize the Science and Social Studies? or will I be provided information and is the Science and Social Studies actually a reading test? Thank You in Advance.
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 4:10pm

ENGLISH
MY SON STUDYING IN 3rd HAD A ELECUTION COMPETITION ABOUT "FOOD HABIT IS A GREEN HABIT".CAN I HAVE AN ESSAY ABOUT THIS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE...PLEASE HELP ME....
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 3:49pm

English
Please help me. I only want to know if I've answered these correctly. Thank you. 1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:42pm

english
Select the sentence that is punctuated correctly. (Points : 1) Sitting in the medical office waiting room, Veronica smiled nervously at the woman sitting next to her, but then she had to get up suddenly because the receptionist summoned her to the window. Sitting in the ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:37pm

English
5. Complete the following sentence with a word or words that show a logical relationship. Joshua took a nap _______ sorting the mail. A. instead of B. after C. while D. before I picked D, because we cannot use while, since a person cannot sort mail while sleeping. We cannot ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:37pm

English
In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. Children should be seen but not heard. B. John liked baseball but not football. C. We would like to visit the Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. D. None but the brave shall enter in. I answered D, because the ...
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 1:30pm

english comp
After watching Roy Hargrove play the trumpet, Marcia decided that she wanted to be one.
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 1:08pm

English
( IS MY ANSWER CORRECT ? ) Read the following Papago song. Identify it's purpose. No talking, no talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backward. ( 1 point ) A.) to inform B.) to persuade * C.) to analyze D.) to express
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 12:32pm

english
I am a bit confused about what type of sentence this would be.... Hurricane Katrina destroyed many homes in New Orleans it destroyed many business, too. Chose from: correct, fused, comma splices and fragment
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 12:28pm

English
I have the sentence: Kyle seems calm despite his situation. Kyle is the subject, seems is the being verb, calm is a subject complement adjective that describes Kyle. My question is, is "...despite his situation" an adverb phrase? Is it describing calm or seems? Thanks,
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 10:38am

English
A: I bought a new car. B1: Congratulations on buying a new car. B2:Congratulations on having bought a new car. (Which response is correct, B1 or B2? What is the difference between them?)
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 3:40am

English
Can you please tell me if I use this word correctly? Gallantry: The hero was ready for the gallantry that came with saving the woman.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 10:55pm

english
aesops's fables tell stories about people and animals
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 9:47pm

English Literature-Critical Thinking
Animals should serve as models for us. They are gentle, cooperative, and family-oriented creatures who fight mainly over territory and mates and rarely kill one another. Humans being engage in group warfare and slaughter one another by millions. In fact, we stop behaving like ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 7:14pm

English
"The Passionate Shepherd to His Love who is the audience of the poem?
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 6:59pm

ENGLISH
Book april morning Describe both sides of the Boiled pudding controversy in town. What does this reveal about the town?
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 6:10pm

english question
What does dead flowers taste like?
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 5:54pm

English
Hello, I am french and I have some english homework for tomorrow, Can you correct my English please ? Thank ou During the Victorian era, the middle class growth quickly. Moreover, the social divide was very important ( To illustrate this gap, the underworld was characterized ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 5:29am

English
In Johnny Tremain tensions were growing between the colonist and the British as the colonists struggled to gain Independence from the British Government. Does this show! external conflict climax or point of view
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 4:39am

English
Can someone please check my answers? I'll write the directions above them. *Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Place each infinitive in parenthesis. 1. After dinner the guests desire to enjoy some coffee. (subject- guests verb- desire infinitive- to...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 10:16pm

History/English
Please help me understand this Explain the transformation of jurgis character throughout the jungle. How did his morals, actions and attitude change as he experienced events during his life?
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 8:37pm

english
i need some good sentence for the sociology. can somebody help
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 7:14pm

college admissions
I need help editing a college admission writing supplement Connecticut College is definitely my first choice, as I believe that its exemplary academic and career opportunities will not only help me develop as a student, but also as a future professional. The college you choose...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 5:59pm

The Crucible (English)
Did Mary Warren purposelly give the rag doll she made to Elizabeth Proctor as a "gift" because she and Abigail planned the whole needle found in abigails abdomned thing? The marshalls spied the doll and it just seems to me that Mary and Abigail set up the whole doll ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 5:37pm

College writing supplement edit
I need help editing a college admission writing supplement Connecticut College is definitely my first choice, as I believe that its exemplary academic and career opportunities will not only help me develop as a student, but also as a future professional. The college you choose...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:45pm

English
15. In this sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun it? A. work B. house C. Carla D. her I answered B, because the house (noun) was replaced by the word it (pronoun, which is considered the antecedent of the pronoun. Is my thinking correct. 17. Which of the following ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:33pm

English
Please double check my answers to make sure that I am thinking about each question correctly. Thanks. Last night, Lucy and Neil met Morey in Gramercy Park. 9. The object of the verb is A. Lucy and Neil. B. night. C. Gramercy Park. D. Morey. I picked D, since the verb is met ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:16pm

English
2. Which of the following sentences contains a verb in the future tense? A. She really should begin to pack. B. Jean's daughter has begun to drive. C. They will take the dog to the park with them. D. By that time, he will have been gone for three days. I picked c, because ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:04pm

English
It is too late to cancel my order. (What does 'it' refer to in the sentence? Is 'it' a false subject or the impersonal pronoun referring to 'the time'?)
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 5:36am

English ---- check grammar---
When I was fifteen years old, I left the Vietnam to begin a new life with my family in the United States. But my young heart has never stopped yearning for that one day when I would go back home. One peculiar thing about Vietnamese is that they associate homesickness with ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 3:09am

english
Please help me. I wanna make sure if all corrects this. Thanks. Some people are so (1)ominous to living near a nuclear plant that they want the plant’s license to be (2)nullify. They say the plant infringes on every homeowner’s right to safety. Shannon is (3)endowed ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 2:36am

English
1. On Tuesday Timmy brought in a book about famous explorers. 2. The book told about brave sailors from Europe. 3. Was Columbus looking for gold an spices? 4. His ship got lost and landed off the coast of North America in 1492. 5. Our class also learned about later explorers. ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 10:53pm

English
Could someone please check my answers? I'll type the directions above the different types of questions. *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb twice. 1. Below the sink is the garbage can. (prepositional phrase- below the sink subject...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 10:17pm

English 1
What does Lao-tzu imply about the role of government versus the role of the people in the Tao- te Ching? Is one role much more important than the other? What can modern readers learn about the two roles when applying Lao-tzu’s principles to modern governance? Why should ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 9:01pm

English
Urgent. Please remove thread asap. English Sam, Monday, October 21, 2013 at 5:50pm Thank you
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 6:19pm

grammar / english (10th grade)
Two sentences: 1) The race among the three relay teams was close; none of the three; however, is giving up hope of winning. 2) The race among the three relay teams was close; however, none of the three is giving up hope of winning. Which is the correct one grammatically? ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 5:44pm

English
I have a few more questions about my English paper that I hope someone could check? 1. During our break, Stephanie's mother brought in drinks and cookies. (break, mother, drinks, cookies) 2. In Bert's report, he wrote about zoo animals. (report, animals) 3. A ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 11:04pm

English
I was hoping someone could check my answers? We are supposed to underline the nouns in the following sentences. 1. Remove the pencils, papers, and rulers from your desk.(pencils, papers, rulers, desk) 2. Our total bill for the delightful lunch was twelve dollars. (bill, lunch...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:33pm

English
Should this be who or whom and why? _____ did the general salute as he walked by?
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 6:14pm

english
Locate the complete gerund or infinitive phrase and identify its noun use. "Her motive was to keep peace in the family."
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 5:40pm

English
1. Which of the following is not a type of folktale? (1 point) A. cautionary tale B. mystery** C. legend D. myth Read the following sentence: Some friends from my dance class went to the museum's ballet exhibit. Which of the following is an adjectival phrase? A. went to ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 5:22pm

English
When the United States voted in 1845 to annex Texas as the 28th state, Mexico A.)agreed to move its border to accommodate U.S. need B.)broke off diplomatic relations *C.)moved troops into Texas Thank you.
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 1:47pm

Math
Combine the three simple statements below in a compound sentence of the form . That is, provide a written statement in which you translate this symbolic statement to English. p: the ball is lost q: he will drink wine r: the boy rides the bike
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:35am

English - check my answer, please. Last one :)
"Dr. Smith had argued that the cure for insomnia could be found in the seeds of apples, and although it was not true, he had made money giving lectures." This statement: *** includes a shift in tense. is a sentence fragment. includes an inappropriate use of a comma...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:30am

English - check my answer, please.
"The study will be conducted with all haste by the Office of Public Mendacity; nevertheless, the Office will fail to blame the culpable." This statement: includes a shift in tense. *** includes a passive construction-one in which the subject receives the action of ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:29am

English - check my answer, please.
"After I had laid in the sun for two hours each day for two weeks, however; I was finished with the idea of looking like her." This statement: has one error: a verb in the wrong form. has two errors, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent and a verb in the wrong ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:28am

English - check my answer, please.
"When they came to our house to visit, although they had never met either of us before, the governor and his wife were nice to my sister and I." This statement: (Points : 1) includes an inappropriate use of a comma. includes a lack of agreement between subject and ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:26am

English - check my answer, please.
"Wondering what to do to avoid punishment and humiliation, now that she was fully alert; Judy took the eggs out of the carton, broke them into the skillet, stirred them with a fork, and cried." This construction: includes a comma splice. includes a lack of agreement...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:24am

English - check my answer, please.
"In Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Juliet's mother rejected her, because of the power of Lord Capulet, and Juliet rejects the Nurse in the same scene, calling her a 'wicked fiend.'" This statement: has a subject and predicate that don't agree in ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:23am

English - check my answer, please.
"Martha, Gates, and Zuggy lifted the piano onto the bed of the truck and Kate tied the legs to the frame with ropes and grounding cable and I watched from the sofa." This statement: includes an inappropriate combination of modifier and noun. includes a subject and ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:22am

English - check my answer, please.
"Our dog LuLu had broken her leash, and rounding the corner of the house, the shrub caught her in the eye." This statement: includes an inappropriate combination of modifier and noun. *** includes a passive construction-one in which the subject receives the action ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 9:58am

English - check my answer, please.
"Everyone in our neighborhood mows their lawn on Saturday, and my street, as a result of that, is pretty." This construction: has one error, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent. has two errors, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent and a shift in tense. *** ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 9:45am

English
"Going to Cedar Point, fields of soy beans all around, in the seat of the car, Joyce riding, and Sue, together." This construction: has a subject and predicate that do not agree in number. *** is a sentence fragment. includes a pronoun that has no appropriate ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 9:42am

english
Which of the following is not true of parenthetical elements? A. The information they supply is necessary for the sentence to make sense. B. The information they supply can modify the subject or the verb. C. They provide additional detail. D. They require commas to set them ...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 5:16pm

english
4. Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice? A.The kitten climbed the drapes, it couldn't figure out how to get down. B.The cruise ship docked on Oahu, then again on Maui. C.We need help with organization, structure, and spelling. D.Our friend, who ...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:37pm

English
What object would you write this poem on and why? The Secrets We Hide © Tiffany Franklin we struggle to have meaning in this world which we all know we try but yet we wonder where we all should go hidden in the questions which we can not find the answers are all hidden ...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 12:11am

english
I have one more: Identify the capitalized part of the sentence. As well as being a competent secretary, Marilyn has become the informal staff COUNSELOR.
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 4:19pm

english
Identify the capitalized part of the sentence. The main event WILL be a memory contest. subject, predicate, direct object, indirect object, predicate noun, predicate adjective,
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 4:02pm

Civics
What was the purpose of english colonies, according to england? Please help.
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 2:36pm

English
Hello. I will be very grateful for your help. 1)Do you think it's possible to say: "at the end of the 19th - the beginning of the 20th centuries (maybe,century?)" or do I have to use the word "century" twice? 2)Do you think the sentence sounds OK: "...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:49am

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