Recent Homework Questions About Grammar
ECE311 Early childhood curriculum
1. Primary-grade teachers should encourage students to __________ a.downplay the importance of grammar and spelling. b.experiment with invented spelling. c.use critical thinking skills when writing. d.read more picture books.
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 10:15pm
Is "cousins" singular or plural? Choose the matching verb.
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 1:09pm
Really, it is obligated everywhere we go. <~~What does that mean?? - This means that whenever we go somewhere and see that others need help we are obligated to help them. The phrasing it is obligated is both vague (what is it?) and includes ...
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 11:41am
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:34pm
Start with one of your choices. Follow the writing process, whether you're writing a paragraph, an essay, or a research paper: Prewriting: Brainstorm, research, plan, outline, thesis statement Writing: Write first draft by starting with section II of your outline; write ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 10:15am
How to write an introduction: http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/intro.html and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/intros.htm How to write a thesis statement: http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/thesistatement.html Now let's take a look at ...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 2:08pm
Both are correct. The first would be correct in this context: I ran into Mabel last week. We hadn't talked in a long time.
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 3:58pm
You let grammar errors slip...even though this is supposed to be a draft, ...<<things like this get the readers attention "Cheating leads to the loss of decision making and mistrust.>> How is that sentence wrong?
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 11:03pm
I give it a 3 on the ACT scoring criteria. You did not cite any authority, thus, your writing is opinion only, but you wrote your opinions as if true fact. At least you could have said, "in my opinion",or "based on my experience". You tend to write in ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 6:26pm
Yes. Both sentences are correct.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 12:48pm
Need Help getting started.. For the following exercise, you will need to write a short paragraph of your own. Remember to use the grammar guidelines and sentence consolidation strategies of the previous lessons. This might also be a good opportunity to practice using some of ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:56am
That's not a sentence. It's a fragment. It's missing the main verb. Also the word "The" or "His" needs to be included before "wife's" in order to be smoothed out.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:40am
I'd give this a 4, but a weak one. You have all the elements organized well -- thesis, face opponents, explain own case, etc. -- but it's not smooth. That's probably because you wrote it in 30 minutes. There are some errors in punctuation which lead to sentence ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 1:10am
1. Yes, the answer key is right that the answer is A. Both commas are needed for the very reason given -- that the words between the commas can be pulled out and the rest of the sentence would read just fine and there'd be no significant change in meaning. All the other ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 11:36pm
This was carried sharply down through the skin and subcutaneous tissue t the transverse carpal ligament.
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 10:37am