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Homework Help: English: Grammar

Recent Homework Questions About Grammar

English
Thank you for your help. I have one more similar set related to 'a long way' and 'far.' Which one do you use frequently?In a grammar book here, #2 and #4 are regarded as incorrect sentences because 'far' is used in a positive sentence. Is that ...
Thursday, November 24, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I still could not understand him. 2. I still don't understand. 3. He was still waiting for her . 4. He has still been looking for the kid. ----------------------------- Is the position of 'still' correct? Are they all acceptable in terms of grammar?
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by rfvv

English please help
5. The Statue of Liberty has stood FOR MORE THAN 100 YEARS in New York Harbor. adverb phrase** adjective appositive phrase adverb 6. Frédéric Bartholdi, THE SCULPOTOR, came up with the concept of a “mighty woman with a torch” as he sailed into the ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Please check answers

Spanish
Could you please help proofread my paragraph for grammar and explain any issues thanks. An elementary bilingual teacher asks you to come to her class to talk to her students about how you used to celebrate the holidays with your family. First you want your Spanish teacher to ...
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Heather

English / grammar
Rewrite the following story into the present tense One day a dog stole a piece of meat . He was crossing a brook when he saw his reflection in the water . Immediately he thought it was another dog with another piece of meat . He snatched at what he saw but in doing he lost ...
Sunday, November 6, 2016 by Girl anomalous

English
1. I don't like some books. 2. I don't like some of the books. 3. I don't eat some food. 4. I don't eat some of the food. 5. I don't buy some items. 6. I don't buy some of the items. 7. I don't know some boys. 8. I don't know some of them...
Friday, October 28, 2016 by rfvv

history
i'm writing an essay comparing indentured servants and slaves. can you just read what i have so far and correct errors in grammar and how I word my sentences. thank you Between the 16th and 18th centuries, cheap labor, agriculture and mercantilism ensured a thriving ...
Sunday, October 23, 2016 by apoorva

Grammar
Is the word "bring" a linking verb?
Saturday, October 22, 2016 by Maggie

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, October 10, 2016 at 5:28pm. Posted by rfvv on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8:17pm. 1. Do you mind if I ask you to open the door? 2. Do you mind if I asked you to open the door? ------------------------ #1 is correct. How about #2? Can we use '...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 by rfvv

HELP GRAMMAR
if you say twenty days to respond and a few paragraphs later say the petition must be filed within 90 days is that correct or must both match
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 by Lizzie

Grammar
When you add sugar to it, your cup of coffee becomes not only sweet, also flattening. Which word is not grammatically used in this sentence ?
Monday, October 3, 2016 by Kamo

Grammar
Some people of ancient times used cubits.
Monday, October 3, 2016 by Joan

Grammar
During the fight, I was hit on...... A head Head the head
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Kaba

Grammar
The accident........if the motorist had obeyed the speed limit. A. Never happened B. Never would happen C. Would happen never D never would have happened What is the right tense?
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Kaba

Grammar
The student......for the final exam. was studying /studied hardy did not studied Would had study. What is the rieght tense ?
Friday, September 30, 2016 by Kaba

Grammar
What is wrong with this sentence. She lit scented candles so the air will smell sweetly.
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by Kamo

Grammar
The national anthem sung/was sung/had sung/ was sung at the Super Bowl by Whitney Houston. What is the right tense in this sentence please.
Thursday, September 29, 2016 by Kamo

Grammar
Critical reading is deep reading.Workers must use critical reading in the workplace.
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by Chantee

English grammar
Sun was very hot.it was still summer. Correct conjunction for it.
Sunday, September 25, 2016 by Conjunction

structural grammar
Identify: May I go to the library?
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Jordan

Grammar
Which is correct? I think the second one is correct. 1. Thank you John, Peter, Susan, and Veronica to be a part of the crew. OR 2. Thank you John, Peter, Susan, and Veronica for being a part of the crew.
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Vivian

English grammar
Verb used in the following sentence- 1)She.........to me after some days (talk,talked,will talk)
Monday, September 19, 2016 by Mukesh kumar

French
I need help to see if my grammar is right and if I worded everything right. I would appreciate the help! 1. Most people wonder what my ethnicity is. 2. I am happy to explain. 3. My parents were born in Vietnam. 4. Centuries ago before Vietnam became a country, the province was...
Friday, September 16, 2016 by Lanna

grammar
It may be 60 feet long it may weigh 30,000 pounds
Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Anonymous

grammar
Jf Kennedy was a senator before he president in 1960. became hi my friends ,is that right w became
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 by jj

Grammar world
They crowned him king
Friday, September 9, 2016 by Nagaland edition for class 6

Grammar
Use plural verbs for
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Tina

English (grammar)
The players were playing hockey
Monday, September 5, 2016 by The players

Communication Arts
Viewed through a telescope, the planet Mars looks rust-red because rust is a large component of its soil. Is this proper grammar??
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Angie

Communication Arts
Grammar check please!!! Georgia O'Keefe was an American painter from Wisconsin. Whose detailed close-ups of flowers brought her world renown.
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Angie

Grammar
What is the predicate noun in Other subjects were historical or mythical figures. I think it is figures.
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Kim

English Check
The advice was meant for ____ A)you and i B)she and i C) you and me Hello i need help. My original answer was A)you and I. But then I started reading a book on English grammar and it says it should be C)she and I since they are subject pronouns.
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Jonathan

English
1. Being ill, he played football. 2. Although he was ill, he played football. ( #1 is incorrect. #2 is right. We cannot change #2 into #1. Is that right? Where can we find the explanation about that?) 3. Being ill, he couldn't go to school. 4. Because he was ill, he couldn...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Walking along the street, I met her. 2. When I was walking along the street, I met her. 3. When I walked along the street, I met her. * 4. Being walking along the street, I met her. -------------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Which one is close to #1? Is #4 ...
Friday, August 26, 2016 by rfvv

English grammar
How do I correctly punctuate this sentence? Carol couldn't start the car after leaving the football game fortunately however Roger came along and spotted the trouble quickly. I think the answer is: Carol couldn't start the car after the football game. Fortunately, ...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Ruby

English Grammar
Please help me with these: 1. Difference between 'to' and 'for' and give some example sentences For me, TO is used with a verb, like the infinitive and FOR is used with a noun or gerund. 2. Why cant we say angry to? For me, angry is only used with AT or WITH ...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Klar Maesen

English-Grammar
Is the following correct? "The abysmal absence of food deprived me of energy."
Monday, August 8, 2016 by Nevaeh

Grammar
Each sentence in a paragraph should relate to the idea that the topic sentence introduces. 1. True 2. False I answered true. Please check my answer and Thank you for your help.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Tim

Grammar
Topic sentences in body paragraphs should usually show some relationship to an idea from the introduction or thesis statement. 1. True 2. False I answered true. Check my answer for me and thanks.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Tim

Grammar
A thesis statement clarifies the main point an essay will make. 1. True 2. False I answered true. Please check my work.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Tim

Grammar
An introduction must contain a thesis statement. 1. True 2. False I answered true. Please check my work
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Tim

Grammar
Every paragraph should begin with a topic sentence. Is this True.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 by Sam

English Grammar
My English question asked if a topic sentence should be short or long.(true or false) I don't know how to answer this question. is this question false.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 by Julie

English, Literature, Grammar, History
◎☞△❍✔​5038;✺➣PLEASE HELP EMERGENCY!!!!!!◎☞△ ​061;✔︎✺➣ Twelfth Night by Shakespeare Questions: ----------------------------------------​...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by Hazel

Grammar
Subject, object and verb in this sentence. Paralegals must have good ethics. Please help me to understand.
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by Susie

Grammar
I need to find a subject, verb and a object in this sentence. 1.Set a high value on spontaneous Kindness. Subject- verb- Object-
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by Mikey

History
Compose a brief essay between 400 and 600 words (not including your references list) in which you answer the following question, referring to and critiquing relevant ideas from at least three of the Week 2 readings as you develop your thoughts: QUESTION: What are the main ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Anonomus

English grammar
What is the prepositional phrase is the following: 1. We were doing a mathematical test when the fire alarm rang yesterday. 2.The new girl in our ESL class has a brother I grade 7 and a sister in grade 9. 3.I didn't know what time it was so I very late to class. 4.To build...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Divyan

Grammar
Which is correct? They have made my high school experience unforgettable. Or They made my high school experience unforgettable.
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Anonymous

english grammar
She never spoke a word. The apples are rather cheap. I kept my shoes outsides. The lion roared loudly. We will play football today. How often does he call you? The old woman spoke softly. I have never watched any movie in a theatre. Its very cold. I often meet her at the library.
Monday, June 6, 2016 by underline the adverb and circle the word it modifi

english grammar
She never spoke a word
Monday, June 6, 2016 by underline the adverb and circle the word it modifi

I need some one to help me out
ok all i need is some help on what i can write..i mean i have it write but does this sound like a good story to put for a thing i have to do? “What are you looking at?” I growled at a blonde haired girl that was staring at me with her bright blue eyes, making me feel...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by call me OREO

english
What parts of grammar are the words? Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift, which is why we call it the present. Yesterday? Tomorrow? gift? call? it? present? My brother was discharged and will follow up next week. My? will follow up?
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by sara

grammar
do independent clauses contain a subject and a verb
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by Philomon

HELP GRAMMAR ;-; PLZ CHECK IM SORRY ^^;
The first person in the door was she. A.Object of a preposition B.Predicate Nominative C.subject D.direct object The reporter shook hands with the winner and then gave the trophy to her. A.Predicate Nominative B.subject C.Object of a preposition D.direct object The most ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Leo

grammar help /;-;/ plz check
Which sentence contains an error in the use of end marks or commas? A.In the garden were rows, and rows of peas, beans, carrots and radishes. B.A wind, nervous colt was bucking and refusing to enter the trailer. C.The book, in my humble opinion, seemed a bit lengthy. D.Nicole...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

grammar check PLZ HELP ;-;
Which sentence contains an error in the use of end marks or commas? A.Miss K.C. Fairchild will lead the band in a Sousa march. B. Mom, what does B.C. mean? C.Dr. and Mrs. Majeck will attend the party on March,12,2007. D. Address inquiries to Ella Adams, 315 Elm St., St. ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

grammar check PLZ HELP ;-;
Which sentence contains an item that is either incorrectly italicized or should be italicized? A. On the ship's deck was women reading a novel called (Mystery at Sea). B. He painted the seaplane blue and named it "Kingfisher." C. In (Newsweek), I read an article ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

GRAMMAR HELP plz check ;-;
Which sentence contains an item that is either incorrectly italicized or should be italicized? A. On the ship's deck was women reading a novel called (Mystery at Sea). B. He painted the seaplane blue and named it "Kingfisher." C. In (Newsweek), I read an article ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

GRAMMAR HELP plz check ;-;
Which sentence contains an item that is either incorrectly in quotation marks or that should be in quotation marks? A.Read the chapter titled The Hidden Life of Molecules. B.Why did you call the painting Wildlife Number 57? C.A busload of children was singing "Jungle ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

GRAMMAR HELP plz check ;-;
"You have the answers in the back of the book," he said, "so you should check every answer." A.The period belongs outside of the quotation marks. B. (So) should be capitalized. C. Delete the comma after the word book. D. No revision is necessary. Im ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

english (grammar) HELP!!!
Identify the sentcence that is not punctuated correctly. A. "Did she say 'no more tickets will be sold'?" Ben wondered. B. Lucy begged,"Just don't say, "Lets do lunch,"please!" C."Why did he call you 'bug' just then? Is ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

grammar
is this correct? Harriet couldn't study for her comma quiz,because she was asked to open the door for the neighbor, whom the dog wouldn't leave alone in the yard.
Friday, May 20, 2016 by melody

Algebra
Research the financial crisis in Greece and summarize it in one-two paragraphs. Note: Paragraphs consists of three complete sentences. This is an academic assignment where you need to use proper grammar (i.e., capitalization, punctuation, and no abbreviations I already wrote ...
Friday, May 20, 2016 by BUBBLES

Algebra
) Research the financial crisis in Greece and summarize it in one-two paragraphs. Note: Paragraphs consists of three complete sentences. This is an academic assignment where you need to use proper grammar (i.e., capitalization, punctuation, and no abbreviations I already wrote...
Friday, May 20, 2016 by BUBBLES

Algebra
a) Research the financial crisis in Greece and summarize it in one-two paragraphs. Note: Paragraphs consists of three complete sentences. This is an academic assignment where you need to use proper grammar (i.e., capitalization, punctuation, and no abbreviations This is my ...
Friday, May 20, 2016 by BUBBLES

GT LA
How does the phrase studying grammar function in sentence 4? Sentence 4: I hated studying grammar when I was in school. A) main verb Eliminate B) direct object C) subject complement D) subject of the sentence. subject My answer: D
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 by Like I'd Tell You.

grammar
Which personal pronoun correctly completes the sentence? Mom gave the sandwiches to Paul and __________. A. me B. I C. his D. hers
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 by jeremiah

english grammar help please
I'm a bit confused as to what I would use for this sentence: The first in line at the theater were ____ Would it be "them" or "us"? Along with: Karina and ___ are working together to build the model. 1) her 2) me 3) she 4) us If you could explain to me ...
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 by twiddles

Grammar
'The genitourinary exam was unremarkable, with a circumcised penis.' Verbs: 'was' and 'with'?
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Jan

Grammar
Are these the verbs in this sentence, please help?! 'The patient is alert and oriented and has normal mental status exam.' Verbs: 'is alert' - 'oriented' Thank you.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Jan

Ms Sue English
I thought my grammar was excellent BUT now not so sure:( why is and necessary in some sentences and not others? Boys, girls, dogs, and cats .... vs Bright, friendly, compassionate ....
Monday, May 2, 2016 by Lizzie

English SAT
Hi - i am doing english SAT practice and have a few grammar questions. 1. '60s flower child Book says an apostrophe goes before 60. Can you explain why? 2. Helen is a bright, friendly, confident girl. Book says this is correct Why is the word "and" not before ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by Lizzie

French
I need some french grammatical questions that I can ask and then answer. I don't have any questions on grammar.
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by Loran

Grammar
Our coach, Mrs. Sterner, is very encouraging on the field. What is the appositive in the sentence? a. coach b. very encouraging c. field d.Mrs.Sterner * help! I'm bad at grammar. Ms. Sue??
Friday, April 29, 2016 by Jayden

English Grammar
Is this accurate? It seems a bit clunky: "I was referred to this particular job opening by my supervisor John Smith, the Human Resources representative for XYZ Law Firm."
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by Rema

Grammar
Which is correct? The usefulness of learning is considered valuable. OR The learning usefulness is considered valuable.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 by Nevaeh

English grammar
He is a lender who has love for all
Friday, April 15, 2016 by neeraj

Spanish
Please check my answer. Are all the accent marks, grammar, and spelling correct? ¿Qué hago para ponerme en forma? Para ponerme en forma hago ejercisios y como bien.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 by Jan

English, Please help me correct the grammar
House and Lot for sale. With 2 rooms on the 2nd floor and own toilet. 1room on the ist floor. Lot area 80 square meter. Total Price pesos 500k negotiable 2 rooms are being rented with tenants for monthly rent. Reason, I'll be leaving for abroad and no one will look after ...
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 by JESSIE

World History: Check Please!
Look at the prompt for this unit: Was Brutus a betrayer or a patriot? and write a one-sentence statement of your claim. Then write two or three examples of counterclaims to your argument. Provide specific examples from the play to support your claim. Use proper spelling and ...
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Jessie

english
In the website I was able to learn about the English language very well, because in the website there are a lot of menus that english grammar, english vocabulary, english basics, english lesson, english pronunciation, english fun and games, english test, english quizzes, ...
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by ina

English grammar
1.This figure is wrong;please strike it-----(fill in with suitable preposition)
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by R

English grammar
Fill in the blanks with appropriate form of verb (past tense) The jewellery _____(be give)to her by her husband, who _____ died some years before. Since his death, she did not have the heart to wear it, yet she did not want to sell it. Now it seemed that fate ____ (Take) the ...
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

Grammar
What is the verb in this sentence? the peacock seemed more bea utiful than before.
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Deb

English grammar
Punctuate: My orchard was often robbed by schoolboys and my wife's custards plundered by cats. I think the answer would be: My orchard was often robbed by schoolboys; and my wife's custards, plundered by cats. Am I correct? Why/ Why not?
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English Grammar
Please explain adverb phrases, prepositional phrases, verb phrases, noun phrases and adjective phrases along with examples. 2) "How is the weather today, Sam?" said Jonh. Why isn't a comma required before "said John?"
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
1) Observe the relation and fill in the blanks. food:crude:: should: ____ (I think the answer could be prude but it could also be would, could etc. I considered these answers because all of them rhyme with should just like crude rhymes with food. But there might be some other ...
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
1) If it rained heavily, the reservoirs______ full. Use the right form of verb to fill in the blanks. a) will be b)would be c)would have been d) will have been (I think the answer is option b). Am I correct?)
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
Punctuate the following sentence: How is the weather today Sam said John. I think the punctuated sentence would be: "How is the weather today Sam?" said John. I am not sure if there is a comma before Sam and said. Am I correct? Please help!
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
"Fame shall sound thy praise from sea to sea". Can this be considered an example of personification?
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
Which of the following is a simple sentence? a) He ran fast but he failed to win the prize. b) Although he ran fast he failed to win the prize. c) In spite of running past, he failed to win the prize. d) He failed to win the prize because he did not run fast. Give reasons also.
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
Honour and reputation (is/are) dearer than life. Suitable form of verb is:
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Shreya

English grammar
1.Some of the pie---(is,are)missing. 2.Alof the pies---(is,are)missing. Fill in the blanks with suitable forms of verbs.
Sunday, March 27, 2016 by R

English grammar
1.Honour or reputation ---(is,are)dearer than life. Which of the two words is the most appropriate?
Monday, March 21, 2016 by R

Grammar
Recent graduates often demonstrate poor writing skills, hiring managers say. Subjects is graduates Verb is often Object is skills Please check my answers for subject, verb and objects.
Saturday, March 19, 2016 by Susie

Grammar
Formal writing shows writers’ critical thinking. Help me to understand the subject, verb and object in this sentence.
Saturday, March 19, 2016 by Susie

english
what is the grammar point of the sentence "none of us are free when one of us is chained"
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 by carmen

X - English Grammar
Tara types quickly. Tara types correctly. change into simple sentence.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 by D. Gnanadeepam

grammar
whats the prefix of bayou
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 by stacy

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