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October 21, 2014

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Algebra
An algebra book weighs 6oz less than twice as much as a grammar book. If 5 algebra books weigh the same as 8 grammar books, how much does an algebra book weigh.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 2:09pm

Grammar (Please, help me! ASAP!)
2. The speaker thinks that her friend will forget their roots and look at her with hatred. 3. The paramedic agreed that dying in an auto accident defies explaination. 10. direct object?
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 6:38pm

Grammar (Please, help me! ASAP!)
Use each of the following noun clasuses in a complete sentence. The word in parenthese describe the function each noun cluase should have in the sentence. 1. that Nguyen Thi Vinh longs for the familitarity of her hometown. (subject) 2. that her friend will forget their roots ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 5:56pm

Grammar
Underline the noun clause in each of the following sentences. Then identify the function by the clause. 9. Nguyen Thi Vinh's hope is (that life in her hometown has not changed too much). ---predicate noun. 10. I fear (that one day I'll be with the March-North Army ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 5:48pm

Grammar
n each sentence, underline the adjective clause and circle the word it modifies. (I have placed all ajective clauses and the words they modify in parenthesis.) 1. I didn't believe, standing on the bank of a [river] (which was wide and swift), that I would cross the bridge...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 11:04am

Grammar
In each sentence, underline the adjective clause and circle the word it modifies. (I have placed all ajective clauses and the words they modify in parenthesis.) 1. I didn't believe, standing on the bank of a (river) (which) was wide and swift, (that) (I) would cross the ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 7:27am

English grammar
You should pay your taxes regularly.(rewrite the. Sentence using 'have got to'
Monday, October 13, 2014 at 4:48am

Grammar
Form Questions: 1/ I went to london last year. When.............? Answer: when did go I to london? 2/ She bought a new car. What.............? Answer: what did she buy? 3/ he visited his uncle . Who.............. ? Answer: who did he visit? 4/ I did my homework an hour ago. ...
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 9:26pm

English essay
I need help imroving my introduction and also criticize the points that i include,grammar mistakes, etc. thanks! Education is a commitment and every student should put more effort in their studies because so much of their future depends on it. Some students are willing to work...
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 3:35pm

Grammar @ anyone who can tell me...
What's the difference between an indirect object, and a direct object??
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 3:21pm

Grammar
In each sentence, underline the words that make up the compoound subject. Circle the conjuction that joins the subjects. (I've underlined and circled using parentheses.) 1. An elederly man and a young family with two crying babies shared our table. A: An elederly (man) (...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 4:55pm

Grammar
What is the correct pronoun for each sentence? 1. The first girl chosen was (she,her). 2. He treasure hunters, (he and her, he and she), were interviewed by reporters. 3. Mike and (she,her) are leaving tomorrow. 4. Lebron and (he, him) have been inseparable since third grade. ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 1:13am

English - grammar
How to decide how to end a sentence with he/him or she/her? Ex. We can not eat before he? or him?
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 8:30pm

ENGLISH - GRAMMAR ????
please guide me to understand phrases with explanation.
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 10:11am

English grammar
Two hundred rupees (are/ is) are a lot of money. Ali along with his brother ( go / goes) goes to the shop. My aunt or my uncle ( is / are) is expected today.
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 5:43am

Grammar
Sentence: I tried all of the natural remedies, such as dishwashing liquid, but the ants kept coming back. Is there a comma before "such as"
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:06pm

Grammar
Rewrite each of these sentences, correcting any errors in subject-verb agreement. If the subject and verb, write Correct. 1. No one of Columbus' sailors are in good health. A: Correct? 2. Neither success nor victory comfort the dying soldier. A: Neither success nor victory...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 10:25pm

Grammar
1. Choose the answer that identifies the form of the verb in the sentence. Cindy is painting her room purple. present present participle past past participle Question 2. Choose the answer that identifies the tense of the verb in the sentence. Has the rain stopped yet? past ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 1:29pm

grammar
What is a simile for stone?
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 6:44pm

grammar and punctuation
The patient was taken to the operative suite, placed supine, anesthetized, and intubated in the usual fashion
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 11:10am

Grammar
couple of paragraph on "why children should go to school"
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 10:19am

grammar
How do I diagram the sentence "There were ten visitors here yesterday", especially the word "there"
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:44pm

English/Grammar
How do I make this parallel? Lots of my friends think that Prince's music is old, but I think it's not only excellent but also an innovation.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 2:01pm

Grammar
Write whether each underlined word js an adverb (adv.) or an adjective (adj.). Then, draw a line to the word it modifies. 1. The gates leading into the abbey were bolted and (firmly) sealed. A: Adverb (modifies sealed). 2. The Prince entertained his (lighthearted) friends with...
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 10:30pm

English/Grammar help
The sentences below have transitive verbs so each verb has a direct object. Read each sentences and underline its direct object. (Underline the subject once, and double underline the action verb and circle the do.) please correct me if I'm wrong! 5. He removed the picture ...
Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 2:22pm

English (Grammar)
Would it be grammatically correct to say "Lastly, the Puritan values of appeasing towards God in every thing they do..." or "Lastly, the Puritan values of appeasing God in every thing they do..." I'm thinking the second one is grammatically correct but ...
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 8:45pm

Computer Science
Define an unambiguous context free grammar that generates the language of strings containing a series of a's followed by a series of b's followed by a series of c's concluding with a series of d's. The number of a's must be exactly the sames as the number ...
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 2:44pm

Computer Science
Define a language that is not a regular language using a context-free grammar that is not ambiguous. The alphabet of the language must contain at least five characters. Describe in English the strings of the language. Choose any string that is in the language and demonstrate ...
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 2:42pm

4th grade grammar
Many people show their feelings with presents? What is the simple subject of the sentence? Presents?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:16pm

4th grade grammar
The oldest known Valentine'sDay card dates from 1415? What is the simple subject?? I think it's card??
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:09pm

Grammar
Many stories about the first Valentine's Day exist.. What is the simple subject?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:02pm

Grammar
Valentines Day has an interesting history? What is the simple subject?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 6:59pm

Grammar
Read the following sentences and underline the nouns. Write C above each concrete noun and A above each abstract noun. 1. Already his (legs)(C) were cramped, his (thigh)(C?)(muscles)(C) tired; his (knees)(C) hurt, his (feet)(C) felt numb and his (hands)(C) were stiff. 2. In ...
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 9:29pm

Grammar
Circle each enough in the sentences below, and label it according to its function. Write S, OD, OP, or PN above the noun. 1. (Hillary)(S) and (Norgay)(S) were (partners)(PN) in thier (climb)(OP) to the top of (Mount Everest)(OP). 2. Snow (glasses)(S) protected their (eyes)(DO...
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 8:38pm

Grammar
Write in the correct verb tense. 18.Joseph's English (improve, really) , isn't it? He (watch) American television programs and (study) his grammar every day since he first arrived in San Diego. Soon he will be totally fluent. I am not sure what verb tense to use. 19. ...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 10:29am

Grammar
18.Joseph's English (improve, really) , isn't it? He (watch) American television programs and (study) his grammar every day since he first arrived in San Diego. Soon he will be totally fluent. 19. When I (arrive) ARRIVED home last night, I discovered that Jane (prepare...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 10:14am

Enlish Grammar, please help me
Oct. 1, 2014 To Whom It May Cocern During my absence I hereby authorize Mr. Rame Ahmed Mostafa / Sandra Marquez to transact all legal documents and collect the room rental payment every month from the tenants. Persons mentioned above have the right to implement lawful rules ...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 1:39am

english grammar
Homophones Fill in the blank with homohpones The __of the school are very strict There are many ___in the garden
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 12:50pm

Grammar
What is the simple subject and predicate in the sentence: They reach up to 60 inches tall, or 5 feet!
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 8:42pm

Grammar
You mustn't allow your frustration to interfere with your motivation," advised the Admission Counselor. 'Tech support is available to help", she then explained. Is that punctuated correctly
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 3:53pm

English / Grammar
Please help me word this sentence correctly: At its zenith, the depression saw nearly 25 percent of all workers and 37 percent of all non-farm workers completely out of work. I'm trying to say that at the peak of the depression, that's how many people were out of work...
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 4:04am

Grammar
I am proud to be Hubert's child. Or I am proud to be Hubert's children.
Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 1:31am

grammar
"there are no bruits auscultated - are bruits and auscultated nouns,pronouns etc?
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 12:02am

ENGLISH
What can he do? or What he does? or what he can do? What can she do? or what she does? or what he can do Please tell me the most correct grammar option. correct options: what he does / what he can do?
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 10:37am

Grammar
was incarnate or was incarnated
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 9:50pm

Can anyone help with this paragraph??? english
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:16pm

Grammar
Get eaten or got eaten or gets eaten.. I am very confused! Please explain the grammar rules and give some examples.. Is this right? The fish got eaten by a shark. "get eaten by a shark" ..would be incorrect,right? What about.. The fish gets eaten by a shark ..???? Is...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:05am

English - Miss Sue Help!!!
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:23pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:10pm

spanish
Each of the Spanish sentences below is incorrect in either grammar or meaning. Rewrite each sentence correctly. 1. El rey que canta está tocando el tambor. The king that used to sing is playing the drum. 2. Él y ella está tomando jugo. He and she are ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 12:45pm

Grammar
I have this question: Either one of them HAS? or Either one of them HAVE?
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 4:37pm

Grammar
which is the correct word order? She only said.. or She said only Any rules for word order?
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 3:43pm

Grammar
What kind of paragraph is this? Descriptive, Narrative, or Expository? The place I would like to visit most is heaven. Having the opportunity to be in a place with no sickness, suffering, or misery would be paradise. To eat dinner with Jesus Christ would be like a dream come ...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 12:36pm

Grammar
I need help choosing between the correct words. 1. Mastery of English rules (lead, leads) to improvement in speaking and writing. **leads 2. Each of the runners (try, tries) to outdo the other. **tries 3. Nicole likes to play the piano, to march in the band, and (to sing, sing...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:03pm

Grammar
Hi there, I am stuck on some Grammar questions, and need some help. 1. When are you having Jamie's surprise party? A. "When are you" is the complete subject. B. "You having Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. C."Jamie's ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:47pm

English (Grammar)
Hi, I need some help some questions from my Grammar homework. Decide which of the following words should be capitalized: 1. elizabethan drama my answer: Elizabethan Drama 2. life in new york city my answer: life in New York City 3. civil war (not sure if referring to THE civil...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:14am

English
1. He has lived in the city since 2007. 2. He has lived in the city since he was 2 years old. 3. He has lived in the city since two years ago. 4. He has lived in the city for two years. 5. He has lived in the city since he moved to the city. 6. He has lived in the city since ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:35pm

Grammar
Dr Antons nures applied hydrogen peroxide Neeosporin and a banadage to the patients wound
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:57pm

Grammar
Before the items that are complete sentences, write S. Before those that contain fragments, write F. Before a run on sentence, write RS. 1. We often walk through the woods, picking berries and listening to the birds. Is this a run on sentence?
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 9:54pm

grammar
In the sentence - "Tom could see the anger in Mr. Adams' face." is "Mr. Adams' face" a compound noun? I know Mr. Adams' is a possessive noun and face is a common noun but I am supposed to list compound nouns. Same with the sentence "The ...
Monday, June 30, 2014 at 9:23pm

grammar
He came here ......... yesterday(adverb)
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 12:53pm

grammar
I please I need identify each sentece is a complex,exlamation,declarative or interrogative. Oh no! do you wantto play in the garden. in the story,the author told how useful a led can be. she play the piano. I love you. my brother baked a cake last night. the car broke down,but...
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 11:49am

grammar
Tim likes soup,so Mary bought tomatoes
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 11:23am

Spanish
I'm suppose to translate the English sentences into Spanish sentences. Have i done the grammar,meaning, and spelling right? 1.) El rey que usado canta está jugando el tambor. The king that used to sing is playing the drum. 2.) Él y ella está bebiendo ...
Friday, June 20, 2014 at 9:21pm

English please help me
Please help me to correct my English grammar. thank you. June 17, 2014 Dear sir, Good day, I regret when I resigned from your company but it’s my family’s reason. I am now presently working here in Maldives as a professional photographer and salesman as well. I ...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 6:27am

English
aside from any grammar or spelling mistakes how is this essay! Can the perfect ideal of loyalty ever be achieved? With no guidelines how can you match a book definition of loyalty. Loyalty is essential in human life, but what is it. The dictionary will describe loyalty as ...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 1:54am

english
hey you! i have to wirte a letter to a prof of mine .. she is a grammar teacher, so that it would be great when there are no mistakes in the mail.. can somebody look it up? Dear Ms... It looks at the moment that I am not able to come to the course at 23. June, because of I ...
Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1:15pm

Spanish Grammar
I need help with my grammar -- could someone proofread these sentences? 1. Cuando me despierto, me acuesto en mi cama durante cinco minutos. 2. Después de cinco minutos, me levanto de la cama. 3. Entonces, voy al baño y me ducho. 4. Salgo de la ducha y me seco. 5...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 9:28pm

grammar
Which is correct? apostrophe "s" or no??? Sam wanting to rule the country sparks great controversy. or Sam's wanting to rule the country sparks great controversy.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 7:21pm

random question about writing
Im very bad at writing and my grammar is very bad too. can any writing tutor gave me tips to improve?
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 8:34pm

English! - Help!
Can someone help me with these? My answer has a "***" next to it. 1. What do you think the narrator of “The Gift of the Magi” considers as having real value? (1 point) the protagonists' hard work the protagonists' wisdom the protagonists' ...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:36am

Grammar Help
Choose the sentence that contains no error in capitalization or punctuation. "Now, wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, Wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait just one moment"! Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait ...
Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 5:23pm

grammar
When do I capitalize a noun?
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 7:30pm

Basic grammar
which of the following is an example of an indedefinte pronoun A. which b. this c. each d. you
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:27am

Grammar
Is "about" capitalized in a sentence when it is the second word in the sentence?
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

Grammar
Is it okay to say "I'm going there Wednesday," or do I need a preposition, such as "on?"
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:29pm

English
Can someone check the grammar in the following sentences? Thank you in advance. 1) The nuclear power station can give our town a lot of energy and jobs to people. 2) We won't be able to use the farmland near the power station because it will be polluted with chemicals. We ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 2:27pm

Grammar - INTERJECTION
Ho, ho! That was a good joke. Good heavens! You won the first price. Oh dear! You should not done that Bravo! You have won the prize. have you spent all your pocket money? Tut-tut! Did you break the cup. Hush! The king is going to speak
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 9:04am

GRAMMAR - MIX
1. Which of the two boxes contain (more/many/most) pencil - more 2. In water the piece of heavy wood felt much (light/ lighter)- lighter 3. The man told (me) that I should not go out alone at night as (I) might attacked by some wild animal.
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 8:02am

Grammar: PLEASE HELP
What's the difference among a simple sentence, complex, compound, and compound-complex. I always have a difficult time knowing which is which, except simple sentence of course, that one is easy
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:13pm

questions
Grammar, spelling, and facts can someone tell me about that in south america????
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 5:19pm

Grammar Practice - Help!
Can someone check these? Choose the item that is correctly capitalized for questions 1–6. 1. (1 point) our family doctor** our family Doctor 2. (1 point) Senator Barrientos** senator Barrientos 3. (1 point) aunt Ruthie Aunt Ruthie** 4. (1 point) the sculpture The thinker ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:41pm

Grammar
Rewrite the following sentence, correctly using like, as, or as if. 1. Odysseus and his mean would experience great anguish, ____ Tiresias warned. A: Like or as?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:12pm

Grammar
If the quotation is punctuated correctly in the following sentences, write C. If it is punctuated incorrectly, write I. 1. When the speaker hears a tapping sound, he says to himself, "Someone must be knocking at the door". A: I 2. For suspense and horror, be sure to ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 1:31pm

grammar
If you try hard enough, you will surely succeed.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:53am

grammar
Is this sentence is correct? He wanted to polish his shoes, for it were covered with mud. or else replace it with they.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:57am

grammar - conjunction
Fill in the blanks with the words those given in the brackets. ( though / after / if / so / when / while / for / as / but ) 1)(Though) poor himself, he tried to help others. 2)We must wait (until) Ali comes, (as) he has all your tickets. 3)(When) it started raining, everybody ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:48am

grammar - conjanction
Fill in the blanks with the words those given in the brackets. ( though / after / if / so when / while / for / as / but ) 1)....... poor himself, he tried to help others. 2)We must wait........Ali comes, as......he has all your tickets. 3).......it started raining, everybody ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:17am

Grammar
Write a word or phrase to describe the feeling or meaning that the end punctuation indicates. 1. There are no vacant rooms at the inn? A: Anxious expression. 2. There are no vacant rooms at the inn. A: Disappointed expression. 3. Summer is here! A: Excited expression. 4. ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 5:15pm

Grammar
Write a word or phrase to describe the feeling or meaning that the end punctuation indicates. 1. There are no vacant rooms at the inn? A: Anxious feeling. 2. There are no vacant rooms at the inn. A: ? 3. Summer is here! A: Excitement. 4. Summer is here? A: ? 5. The time to ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 1:57pm

grammar
how can I write an acrostic for the world fantasic
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:06am

Grammar
There are no such things as unicorns or ghosts. There are no such things as unicorns nor ghosts. Which sentence is correct?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:01pm

grammar
One swallow do not make a summer. what is it mean?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 12:55pm

Grammar
Since I am supposed to write in MLA format, must I underline or italicize a movie title as a title for my essay?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:43pm

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
1. Michelle Kwan has become an inspiration to us all. 2. Is Sara the runner in the blue T-shirt? 3. I could have been a contender. 4. The winner of the spelling bee was Tracy. 5. The next speaker will be Mr. Gonzales. 6. Who was the fourteenth president of the United States? 7...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:04pm

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative. 1. My partner for biology lab is Penelope. 2. Jason will be the next student council president. 3. Mrs. Furillo's favorite song is still "Night and Day." 4. Rocky Marciano was the world heavyweight boxing ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

Grammar
Is the following senetence considered an run-on one? Should I revise it? "To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee features the esteemed novel’s protagonist, a young girl named Jean Louise “Scout” Finch who lives with her beloved older brother, Jem (Jeremy), and...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:08am

English grammar
Who can give me a good explanation with examples for the following conjunction. a) while b) unless
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 6:11am

English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:38pm

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