Recent Homework Questions About Grammar
Is the following sentence still a run-on sentence/or is there grammar errors...Grammar quizzes can be tough, there is a lot to learn and it is hard to remember. I find that it gets easier with practice.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 11:23pm
I am in college classes and english has never been my strongest class. So I was wondering if anyone would look over my work and see if it is correct and if not offer suggestions for fixing. Thank you in advance. Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The ...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 11:02pm
Students are often confused about the use of the words good and well in their writing. Write a 100-word passage to Susan Anker, the author of the courses textbook, in which you describe five details from her book that are good and five details about the book that are ...
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 10:08pm
I need to make the below sentences parallel. To succeed in the new economy, workers will have to learn throughout their careers, adapt to changing circumstances, and self-motivation will be needed. My answer - To succeed in the new economy workers will have to learn throughout...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 9:01pm
Hello. I have several grammar questions and will really appreciate some help. 1)Is the following word order possible in standard English: "I'll tell about it to all my friends in the team" or is it "I'll tell all my friends in the team about it." 2)...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 3:07pm
Select the answer that does NOT make the following sentence true. The editing process: A. does not apply the practices of standard English B. follows revision of your draft C. includes the accuracy of grammar, mechanics, and spelling. D. puts the finishing touching on your ...
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 7:18pm
how can i rephrase this sentence WITHOUT using any personal pronouns --do you think the dough will rise the fastest in the sample with the highest, lowest, or a moderate concentration of sugar? thank you!
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 9:33pm
My instructions are to type 200 to 225 words of a short presentation on a topic of my choosing. I was wondering if you could please check my grammar and sentence structure in this Informative Essay. Breathing is something most of us take for granted; weve been doing it ...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 4:09pm
which sentences need commas ... a) the dessert had a fluffly cream topping b) the fish was served with a rich tangy sauce c) my first job was happy rewarding experience d) Mr.Hawkins has a large collection of rare valuuable coins e) the leader of the rock group was a friendly ...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 8:53am
The five sample paragraphs are below. choose two at random to read. Note that the paragraphs represent a range of quality. some have errors and do not flow effectively. Avoiding and managing debt is hard. Things cost so much money that it's hard not to spend more than you ...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 12:45am
Write five sentences about the role of education in successful financial planning, in which you correctly use a different verb tense in each sentence. Mark each verb used in bold and, in parentheses, identify the specific tense used. CAN YOU TELL ME IF THE SENTENCES ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:19pm
Can someone please help me in figuring out how to write adjectives and adverbs in a sentence. I do not know why this is so difficult for me.... I know what each means, yet I am having trouble identifying them in sentences. Any advice is appreciated :\
Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 11:06am
i need help in creating these kid of sentences a) a sentence that expresses uncertainity about a price b) a sentence that contains an abbreviation for a tittle MY SENTENCE: (The BBC provides UK and worldwide weather services.) is it right??? c) a forceful imperative MY ...
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 7:04pm
Your Open QuestionShow me another » Combine sentences using the best coordinating conjunctions.? using and, but, or, for, nor,yet and sometimes so. here are the sentences and my answer. I was hungry. I ate. / my answer- I was hungry, so I ate. I will go. I will stay./ my...
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 2:18pm
Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much in advance. 1)Each group has to interview an American host student for ten minutes and then report about him/her to the whole class (also: present him o her to the whole class). 2) First,build groups of five, six...
Monday, March 28, 2011 at 8:57am
Give two different kinds of specific examples of transfer from an L1 to and L2? A particular grammar construction, a particular pronunciation, and a particular word meaning
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 1:50pm
Give two different kinds of specific examples of transfer from an L1 to and L2? A particular grammar construction, a particular pronunciation, and a particular word meaning
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:04pm
Content and Development 170 Points Points Earned XX/170 Additional Comments: The student covers all key elements of the assignment in a substantive way. · Reviews the three business problems identified in Week Six paper · Develops technology solutions to the ...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 11:04am
I am the WORST writer. English is my weakness. I just wrote this literary analysis. I would go to the writing center at my school, but the paper is due tomorrow and it doesn't open until after my class. I would appreciate it SO much is someone could just quickly scan this ...
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 12:00am
Business Law 310
Week 3: Torts and Contract Law - You Decide Help Print This Page Scenario Scenario Summary The song Happy Birthday to You has universal appeal. Almost everyone knows its lyrics and melody, and it is sung to millions of people on a daily basis. However, what many ...
Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 6:57pm
Each of the Spanish sentences below is incorrect in either grammar or meaning. Rewrite each sentence correctly. 1.La princesa todavía canta. The princess used to sing. my answer: La pincesa cantaba. 2.¿Con quién llora la reina? Who does the queen sing with...
Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 2:40pm
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. Can you check my answer: El rey que cantaba está tocando el ...
Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 2:35pm
If you want to wait, Ms Hobson will meet with you in a few minutes. What is the infinitive "to wait" in this sentence? Is it a noun, adjective or an adverb?
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 11:34pm
please help me if my letter is correct in the grammar. kindly help me to make a good letter. march,21,2011 subject:sales commission to: THE MANAGER DEAR SIR, I am writing to you due to next month will be my annul vacation and,I would like to ask a favorale request regarding ...
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 1:00pm
please help me if my letter is correct in the grammar. kindly help me to make a good letter. march,21,2011 subject:sales commission to: THE MANAGER DEAR SIR, SIR,I AM WRITING YOU DUE TO NEXT WILL BE MY ANNUAL VACATION AND I WOULD LIKE TO ASK A FAVORABLE REQUEST REGARDING MY ...
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 12:43pm
KINDLY PPLEASE TO CORRECT IN GOOD GRAMMAER MY ANSWER TO THE QUSTION. CAN YOU HELP TO CREATE GOOD ANSWER. THANK YOU Q.HOES DOES MARKETING INFLUENCE US DAILY AS CONSUMER. ANSWER.MARKETING INFLUENCE US DAILY AS CONSUMER SINCE THE MANUFACTURER AND SERVICES PRODUCING THE PRODUCTS ...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 12:39pm
Could you please check these sentences and tell me if they make sense. Write five sentences in which you address changes in your writing. 1. With practice, I have gotten better at grammar and punctuation. 2. Working with a study group has made my sentence structure better. 3. ...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 12:47pm
Which one is the correct sentence? If they both need grammar work do tell. a)This gives evidence that people will work hard, but will never receive a fair deal for their effort. OR b)This gives evidence that people will be working hard, but will never receive a fair deal of ...
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 2:52pm
Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subjectverb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which of the four errors, if any, is present in each sentence by...
Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 12:47am
Conversation Culturelle Étienne is waiting for his friend Aurélie at the exit of the Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau métro station. They are going to see an art exhibit at the Grand Palais. Étienne: Enfin! J'ai attendu une demi-heure. ...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 9:20pm
I really have problems in correcting the grammar and choosing the proper synonyms in these sentences. I selected the six most difficult ones. 1) Their task was to grow and harvest sugar cane. In those profit-making enterprises a system of terrible punishments and rewards was ...
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 10:32am
When we talk about staying somewhere, we use the preposition "at." (I am staying at the bar). If we talk about going somewhere, we use the preposition "to." (I am going to school). Why are we allowed to leave those prepositions out when we talk about home? ...
Friday, March 4, 2011 at 12:28am
i need help get done a french homework. its 16 pages long, onlye grammar questions. please anyone can help me or direct me to the right direction, to get help get done this job! either for free or involving money.
Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 4:22pm
Are my sentences of appositive and appositive phrases correct? we planted a small tree, brought by my father, in the park and called it a "family tree." The reunion site, in the empty room, took us hours to clean up.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 7:06pm
Elements of University Composition and Communicati
Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subjectverb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Read each of the sentences and write the type of error in the column ...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 4:08pm
Axia College Material Appendix B Sentence Structure Review Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subjectverb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which...
Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 9:52pm
Which is correct? 1. What did you do on the winter break? or 2. What did you do on winter break? I believe #2 is correect because the `the` is not needed. However, I cannot find a clear rule to support this. Please advise. James
Friday, February 18, 2011 at 11:03pm
please,can you correct the grammar... i graduated last 2 years of 2 two years course in college and i want to pursue for 4 years course to have a degree course.
Friday, February 18, 2011 at 4:39pm
underline the adverb and circle the word or phrase it tells more about. These furs brought extravagantly high prices. Theirs was a very solitary existence.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 4:56pm
Hello. Please help me with grammar. I know that "consider" is often used with "be" (for example, I consider her to be beautiful. They consder the plan to be very helpful.) Is it possible to use any other verb in this pattern, for example, "They conser ...
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 3:41pm
Did I write this sentence right? Should there be an apostrophe in the word reader's? Paragraph three is missing colorful vocabulary that would catch the readers attention.
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 12:41am
Please explain how to break down a sentence. Simple predicate/Simple Subjects. My mom hasn't done this for a long time and is clueless! Thanks for the help.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 10:14pm
In my previous post I forgot to include a question. I'm doubtful about the use of certain expressions I haven't found in my grammar reference book. I hope you can have a look at them. 1) We are leaving from Alba (to Genova or for Genoa) on 23. March at 12.30 am. We are...
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 10:03am
Hello. I will really appreciate some help with grammar. Which is correct: The new concept is based on 1)resources exchange 2)resource exchange 3)the exchange of resources 4)exchange of resources Thank you for your help.
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 5:55am
I am in need of help with my final project in Geology. I have to create a 12-15slide powerpoint presentation on Factors and Forces of Geological Features. I have the final rubric Final Rubric: |Factors and Forces of Geological Features Objective of Exercise: · Choose a ...
Friday, January 28, 2011 at 9:36pm
Proofread! make sure there's no spelling, grammar, or typing errors. If employers get a lot of resumes, they will look for any excuse to quickly "pitch" as many of them as possible. True or False? Would it be False?
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 8:56pm
6th grade grammar
Should I use me or I in this sentence? My older sister is the one who got my mom and me interested in yoga. My teacher said it is my mom and I. I think it is me because you would say my sister got me interested in yoga. Thanks for your help.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 4:11pm
The Early and Late Middle Ages both went through bad times with all the wars and dieseases. The High Middle Ages were growing agriculture, trading, and their cities were growing. It was the best era out of the Middle Ages and altered society in such good ways. Can you tell me ...
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 12:29am
1. Individual Assignment: Practice with Pronouns, Adjectives, Adverbs, and Comparisons Write several sentences describing a recent interaction with a friend or family member about personal finance or credit cards. This interaction may be imagined or real. Use at ...
Monday, January 24, 2011 at 12:27am
Trumpets and trombones are part of our band. In some ways this feels like part is a direct object, but it also seems like this could be an intransitive sentence.
Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 9:34pm
Miss, give me that cake. In this sentence, is the subject "you" since it is imperative, or is the subject Miss. If you think of the sentence like this: (You) give me the cake, miss, it seems like it would be intransitive with an active verb. Is that right?
Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 9:07pm
I'm working with linking, transitive and intransitive verbs. For this sentence, do I need to write it as a statement? I think it is a linking verb. Intransitive? "What is the most popular song in the country this week?"
Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 8:46pm
2. Final Project: Diversity and Your Community Resources: Appendix A. Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word autobiographical research paper that analyzes the influences of diversity as it relates to your community. In your paper, write your first-person account of how ...
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 3:02pm
is this grammar, mechanics, and usage correct? January 16, 2011 SUBWAY: Franchisor As a potential franchisee, I am investigating Subway operations. With your experience, you can provide the kind of information I need. I have so many questions I would like to ask you, can you ...
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 12:54pm
complete each sentaceby filling in a reflexive or intensive pronoun. In the blank write R if the pronoun you rote is reflective. Write I if it is intensive. I,1. We built the whole model (ourselves). R,2. I knew the dog had fleas because it was always scratching (itself). R,3...
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 8:07pm
Please give me some suggestions on how I can improve this. Thanks. Why I agree with students staying home from school during cold weather in Vietnam. Imagine putting on wet clothes and facing a cold wind. This is what winter feels like in Hanoi, Vietnam. Who would want to sit ...
Friday, January 14, 2011 at 3:45am
Write the correctword or words in the (parentheses). 1. (she,her) and grandfather lived in Swiss Alps. (She) 2. Heidi and (he,him)tend goats together. (he) 3. Grandfather is stern, although no one is kinder then (he,him). (him) 4.(we, us) readers grow fond of grandfather. (we...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 9:53pm
Need to identify five adverbs in this paragraph. I think I am correct but would like a second opinion. Thanks for your thoughts. LITTLE FOCKERS is the continued (adverb) antics of Greg and Pam Focker (Ben Stiller and Teri Polo) who now (adverb) have two...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 3:44pm
what fallacy is this? I don't know what colleges are teaching these days! I have just received a letter of application from a young man who graduated from the state university last June. It was a wretched letter badly written, with elementary errors in spelling, ...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 1:45pm
Ok, below is a paragraph from a movie review I picked out. I have to identify 5 adverbs and 5 adjectives. I am a bit lost with the adverbs. This is what I identified so far. I know adverbs tell how, where, when, how often and why something happens, but I am not seeing them. ...
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:49pm
What is the complete subject in the sentence: Every year, blackbirds and blue jays migrate south? Is there a simple way to know the complete subject? Would it be everything before the verb, migrate?
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 9:12pm
Write each pronoun, and write whether it is a subject pronoun or and object pronoun. 1. Gwendolyn Brooks write poems; they are about everyday life. They, Subject 2. Slang and the rhythms of jazz and the blues are important to her. Her, Object 3. She was born in Topeka, Kansas...
Monday, January 10, 2011 at 9:36pm