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Grammar
Replace with vs. Replace for? 1. Replace white rice with brown rice. Does this mean use brown rice instead? 2. Replace white rice for brown rice. Does this mean use white rice instead?
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 by Vivian

english grammar
please kindly help me to correct the usage in english grammar. 1. Teacher: So what do you know __about___ prepositions? From At In About 2. Student: Well I know that they usually come _before___ nouns. On After Under Before 3. Teacher: Very good. Which do you find the ...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by gin

English Grammar
Please kindly help me to correct the usage in the sentence below. 1. Teacher: Can you explain to me when you _learn____ the Past Simple & the Present Perfect? Learn Utilise Use Adapt 2. Student: I think the Past Simple is for a ___definite__ time in the past and the Present ...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by gin

grammar
If I enjoy the cruise, and if I have enough money, I shall buy a yacht on which I shall continue to party until I drop - what kind of sentence is this
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 by Anonymous

english Grammar
Please kindly correct my grammar... 1. which one is correct a. Matt like fish. b. Matt likes fish.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 by zednie

Grammar
What is the prepositional phrase in The man sat on top of the historic rock. Underline on top and of the historic rock
Thursday, March 16, 2017 by Jeanie

English
Below is one of my body paragraphs in my thesis paper and it would be really appreciated if I could get any further suggestions towards making it better. In the essay, “The step not Taken” by Paul D’Angelo fear is the reason the main character was being reluctant to take...
Saturday, March 4, 2017 by Alex. R

english grammar check please
parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by Mark

english grammar check my work
1. WE get to go home. answer(we=noun...get=helping verb to=helping verb=go=verb...home=noun). 2. A lot of kids have watched several times. (a=article....lot=adverb...of=preposiito​n...kids=noun....several=adjective....ti​mes=noun) thank you so much!
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by mark

english grammar check my answer
Can you help with the parts of speech: am I correct? 1. The high school game is at home tonight. answer:(The ..article..high school ..adjective... game...noun..at..preposition....home..no​un....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win when they ...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 by mark

Dangling Modifiers
Read the grammar notes carefully. Then, decide whether each of the following questions is correct, or whether it contains a dangling modifier! Q1.  Rifling through the papers, the letter was found.  Correct   Contains dangling modifier Q2.  Looking around the room, ...
Monday, February 27, 2017 by deyond ng

grammar simple, compound/complex
1. We like stories which have unusual endings. <-- compound 2. The novel that was written is about dragons. <-- complex 3. The main character Adela is interesting; she is a warrior. <-- Compound 4. Dragons are ruining the small village in the story. <--- simple 5. ...
Friday, February 17, 2017 by Anonymous

English
The worst was yet to come.Still shedding tears, I climbed back into the hearse, to return home.To return to a home which would never be the same again... Help:punctuation&Grammar? Is it good?
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by HELPPP!!!

Spanish 202
I have some answers for my spanish class. I was hoping the grammar could be checked. Antes de estudiar esponal había dormido. Con $100000 compraría una mona. Mi passión ideal sería bombero. Comería muy mucha comida todo día. Si no tuviera tarea de español iría ...
Friday, February 10, 2017 by Sarah

Spanish
I was hoping some one could check these reading response answers for grammar. It was the story la dama del alba. En español, escribe un resumen de un párrafo relatando lo que ha pasado en las primeras 10 páginas de ‘La dama del alba’. (5 points) Lo estaba el aniversario...
Monday, February 6, 2017 by Tony

French
Can you fix any grammar I may have done wrong. Help Mme! Merci beaucoup. ______________________________________ 1. In the beginning of the film, the Magesty Cordelia talked to Joliterax about how Caesar almost annihilated the British army. *** Au début du film, la Magistère ...
Saturday, February 4, 2017 by J

Grammar
No one likes tropical fish more than (she, her). I can't really tell because usually I separate the sentence into two but the word is at the end so I can't.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 by Olivia N J

Grammar
The nurse's notes in the medical record indicate the patient's pain was severe. What is wrong with this sentence? Or wrong grammatical errors?
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 by Mina

Grammar
If they......they would not drive this car for vacation A- knew B- had known C- know D- had knew What is the right tense?
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 by Mina

grammar
Which sentence is proper? 1) My father suffers from arthritis. or 2) My father suffers of arthritis.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 by indira

Grammar
I am writing a compare and contrast essay between private school and public school can you help me write it
Monday, January 23, 2017 by Erin

Grammar
What's the main rule of subject-verb agreement? I need a simple explanation for this because I have an English final exam tomorrow. Thanks.
Sunday, January 22, 2017 by :)

English Grammar
What is Indirect Interrogative Sentences? What's the simplest way to explain it?
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 by Klar Maesen

grammar
Which sentence correctly uses a nominative case pronoun? A. Have her and Julie been to the downtown mall recently. B. Don and them are wonderful friends. C. The campers and we gathered around the bonfire. D. The only ones who received ribbons were Paul and me.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by amy

Grammar
Is this sentence grammatically correct? The patient is discharged for a brief stay in the rehab center. His ultimate plan includes discharge to sell his trailer, and then move to an assisted care arrangement. The patient is to follow up in the adult primary care clinic after ...
Monday, January 2, 2017 by Deborah

grammar
He grows wheat in his field Change this voice
Friday, December 23, 2016 by tammana

Grammar
Re-write the paragraphs adding pronouns such as "he," "they," etc. Tim and Paul love to go to the pool. Tim and Paul's favorite thing to do is swim laps. Tim likes to do the backstroke. Tim collects all the posters of famous swimmers in his bedroom. Tim likes to do the ...
Sunday, December 18, 2016 by Ashley

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 explanation correct? 1. We went a...
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 harbor. infinitive ...
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 economy in...
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 'asked...
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't ...
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, however, ...
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 and not TO but I ...
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 a ...
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 called "The ...
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 called "The ...
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 Bells." D...
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 guessing that my answer ...
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 that your nickname?" she asked. D. "Wait," she called. ...
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 what it would be instead...
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 confident. I ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by Lizzie

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