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Grammar and Composition
Does this sentence make sense for destitute: The poor children of the village were left in destitute. ? or ..left destitute
Friday, April 23, 2010 at 5:59pm

Grammar and Composition
What is a sentence for adversary ?
Friday, April 23, 2010 at 4:22pm

Grammar and Composition
Can you guys give some vocabulary words that I can look up the definition to and make sentences with? Thank you
Friday, April 23, 2010 at 3:58pm

English
Is the following grammar correct: The table with four chairs are discounted today.
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 9:24pm

7th grade english
Is there a free grammar check website that I don't have to sign up for or download?
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 9:21pm

Grammar and Composition
What could be a sentence using the word: boor (a rude, unmannerly person)
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 6:13pm

6th Grade Grammar
What is the positive adverb form? ______ , more , most and ______ , less , least
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 9:45pm

punctuation and grammar
My little sister is a big baby; she cries all the time. is this punctuation right? compound sentences use semicolons but iam not sure if this is one?
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 9:41pm

Grammar and Composition
I'm having trouble writing a sentence using the word accentuate It means to give emphasis to something
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 8:59pm

Grammar
Identify each intensifier and the word it modifies. 1. I am somewhat unclear about the details. SOMEWHAT AND UNLCEAR 2. Jorge's score on that test was nearly perfect. NEARLY AND PERFECT 3. Although I was quite nervous, I apeared calm and collected. QUITE AND NERVOUS 4. The...
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 8:45pm

Grammar and Composition
Word: abreast Meaning: side by side Sentence: They walked two abreast down the street Synonym: in alignment Part of Speech: Is it an adverb or an adjective?
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 8:34pm

Grammar and Composition
behind the park there was a stream in which trout abound. Does this sentence make sense for the word abound?
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 6:00pm

Grammar and Composition
Hi, I'm working on my Learning Log of Vocabulary Words, and there are two words that I can't find sentences for abnegate, and abode Can someone please help me with these? Thank you!
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 5:31pm

English
I really find it hard to correct these sentences as I'm not a mother-tongue speaker. I've tried to correct some of them myself but I'm still doubtful. Can you please help me check the grammar? Thank you very much in advance. 1.A woman always depended on her father ...
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 1:00pm

grammar
10 verbs and adjectives that are frequently overused or very mundane . HELP!
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 10:00pm

science
When you first release the contraption and the egg, the force of gravity is pulling on the egg as it going to the ground. Which the force of the air resistance is trying to push up on the egg. The net force of the falling egg is equal to the air resistance. As the speed is ...
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 10:08pm

grammar
Could you please give an example of a topic sentence?
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 6:15pm

Grammar (will you check the rest please)
FIND THE ADVERB AND THE WORD IT MODIFIES 1. Mac looked everywhere for his jacket but could not find it.EVERYWHERE MODIFIES LOOKED AND FIND MODIFIES COULD 2. Tom threw the ball fast and hard. FAST, HARD MODIFIES THREW 3. Soon it will be time to go to sleep. SOON MODIFES TIME 4...
Monday, April 12, 2010 at 9:02pm

Grammar (will you check the rest please)
FIND THE ADVERBS 1. Pedro enthusiastically supported Zach's bid for student council president. ENTHUSIASTICALLY 2. Spend your money wisely. WISELY 3. Marissa waited quietly for the play to begin. QUIETLY 4. Lightly underline the words you want to emphasize. LIGHTLY 5. Now ...
Monday, April 12, 2010 at 8:46pm

grammar
what does an simple predicate mean
Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 7:58pm

Grammar
In the sentence "Yellowstone National Park is one of the largest national parks in the U.S." is the prepositional "of the largest national parks" modifying "one"? If so, is the prep phrase being used as an adjective or adverb. I say "adverb&...
Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 1:18pm

grammar
revising these sentences so the subject and verb agree with one another. One of my friends want to attend my graduation ceremony. Seven cats,twomonkeys, and adog plays in the store window.
Friday, April 9, 2010 at 4:34pm

grammar
"The boys came and brought their hockey equipment" Is this sentence a compound, simple, complex, or compound-complex sentence?
Friday, April 9, 2010 at 3:16pm

grammar
My mother and shall or will go to concert tonight.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 4:33am

English
Can you please help me check the grammar in the following sentences and tell me if the alternatives in brackets are possible? Thank you very much in advance. 1)The island is the ideal place for Robinson to prove his qualities and to organize a primitive empire, thus becoming (...
Friday, April 2, 2010 at 5:34pm

English
Can you please check the grammar in the following sentences, please? Thank you very much in advance. 1)If I hadn’t missed it, I would have arrived on time at the theatre and I could have seen Murphy’s performance. 2) I don’t feel well and I’d prefer to go ...
Monday, March 29, 2010 at 5:53pm

grammar
How do I know what the simple subject of the sentence is and the complete subject?
Thursday, March 25, 2010 at 3:46pm

Grammar (will you check the rest please)
Demonstrative Pronoun or Adjective? 1. Does anyone know how to bake this cake? ADJ 2. You can check that book out of the library tomorrow. ADJ 3. That singer is ainger is quite talented. ADJ 4. Those do not heat as well as some. PRO 5. Take these to the room down the hall. PRO...
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 7:59pm

Grammar
I have to know if these Demonstratives are Adjectives or Pronouns."These belong to the girl who lives next door" "This aisle contains what susan wants." "That ship has been docked for three days." I have them as pronoun and 2 adjectives. Is that ...
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 7:21pm

grammar
I have to know if these Demonstratives are Adjectives or Pronouns. "This appears to be the best seat available" "Please send me those in the mail."This will surely amuse Hannah's guest."
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 7:02pm

English
Thank you very much very much for your help. I just wanted to make sure about the grammar in the following sentences, too. 1) He found many things which he wanted to take ashore. Therefore/so, he began searching for a boat in order to transport them to shore. 2) Which Lennon&#...
Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 5:14pm

Grammar
Which sounds better my brother knows more about technology than me or I
Friday, March 19, 2010 at 6:08pm

English
5. Sarita's party takes place at night and all the villagers are gathered there. How do these details help make the party a good setting for the stranger to accomplish his goal? (1 point) * He can arrive and escape without people seeing him. * It will take longer for the ...
Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 2:58pm

6th Grade Grammar
The sixth grade class *had wrote* several papers about the great sphinx. How should the words in the asterisks be written? A. had written b. has wrote c. correct as is
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 8:43pm

6th Grade Grammar
Present perfect, past perfect or future perfect. This month, we have learned about the great sphinx.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 8:38pm

6th Grade Grammar
Present perfect or past perfect. The two have worked together to write a book.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 8:23pm

6th Grade Grammar
Past perfect or present perfect. Raj has told the reporter about his new ideas.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 8:22pm

6th Grade Grammar
Past perfect or present perfect. A reporter has interviewed him several times.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 8:21pm

grammar
What is a good adverbfor the verb go?
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 6:16pm

Grammar
Two households, both alike in dignity. what is the prologue's first prepositional phrase?
Monday, March 15, 2010 at 8:14pm

Writing
31. I had hoped the police would blame Bruce, not ___. __ me __ myself __ mineself __I 32. Some interviewers ____ have a clear sense of what they want in an employee, ask very tough questions. __ who __, who __ which __ that 33. A venture capitalist has to be willing to take ...
Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 8:25pm

grammar
1. red hots and candy corn (is,are)johns favorite candy. (is) 2. neither Alex nor the rest of the group (is,are) interested in the trip. (are) 3. both benny and jerry (dislikes,dislike)winter. (dislike) 4.fruits and vegetables (is,are)part of a balanced diet.(are) 5.neither ...
Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 7:17pm

English
Can you check the grammar in the following statements I need to prepare for tomorrow, please? I just want to make sure that the use of the prepositions and pronouns is correct. Thank you very much in advance. 1)A simile is a stated comparison between two dissimilar things (...
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 10:49am

English
Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1)The narrator is a voice which (or who?) talks about the story (or who tells the events in a story?) 2) An omniscient third-person narrator can be either obtrusive or unobtrusive, depending on (?) whether he ...
Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at 8:29am

grammar
i really dont understand these sentences.... the instructions are to edit the following sentences to eliminate problems with s and ed verb forms and with omitted verbs, if a sentence is correct, write correct after it. ,,,, Sentence one: Have there ever been a time n your life...
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 6:02pm

grammar
punctuation of passage. one thing that happened over the summer i grew even more grim takes a look at me one day and he goes all that walking you do it must be stetching out your legs and carrying poor kevin around that seems to be putting real muscle on you
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 4:06pm

History
Can someone please proof read my essay! I am running out of time Please! edit,spell check,grammar please What was the impact of the Industrial Revolution The Industrial Revolution was a period from the eighteenth to the nineteenth century where major changes in agriculture, ...
Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 3:49pm

grammar
Concentration does not mean think one idea.
Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 2:28pm

English
Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1)In order to reach the branch Lockwood pushed his hand through the window , but an ice-cold hand grabbed his fingers. In vain he tried to release himself from its tenacious grisp, which was maddening him. 2)...
Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 1:40pm

English
Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? Thanks a lot for your last corrections! 1) It was fantastic to see how the sky changed from dark blue to violet and finally to yellow. 2) I drank an orange juice. 3)In the morning I put my clothes on (or better I ...
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 3:42pm

History
Was not sure whether you got the last post. I am repeating it. Is this a thesis statement. Please comment and can you advise me whether the grammar,spelling etc. Is good? In this essay I am going to show you the impact of the Industrial revolution. By the end of the essay you ...
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 2:35pm

French
I need help with grammar, can someone check it out for me? 1. Une valeur mobilière est un fongibles, un instrument négociable représentant une valeur financière. Les deux types de valeurs mobilières sont les actions et les obligations. 2. Une...
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 11:27am

English
Thank you for your last corrections. Can you check the grammar on the following sentences, please? 1) Can you say "mint pudding with fused dark chocolate"? 2) My aunt bought a perfume for me. (instead of the usual: she gave me a perfume for Christmas) 3) We had ...
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 10:02am

English
Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1) Henry II succeeded the last Norman King, Stephen. He contributed to improving the military service and the administration of justice through reforms. 2) He reduced the power of the barons by introducing ...
Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 4:16pm

ethics
Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word autobiographical research paper analyzing the influences of race as it relates to your community. In your paper, write your first-person account of how human interactions in your community have been racialized. For the community, you may consider ...
Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:44pm

English
Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1) The most satisfying aspect of her work is that she doesn’t have to sit at a desk all day. 2) Though she has to write reports, she spends most of her time in court. 3) In particular, she has to question ...
Monday, March 1, 2010 at 9:45am

English
You forgot to check the grammar in the following sentences yesterday. Thank you. 1) You referred to question number 4 when answering question number 1. Your paragraph is off the subject (or you wandered off the subject?) 2) Express yourself in your own words next time and do ...
Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 7:14pm

English
Thank you for your last corrections. Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1) A: "What would you like to drink?" B: "I'll have a coke, please". A: "What about you?" (and not "And for you?")C: I'd like an ...
Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 6:19pm

English
Thank you very much for your last corrections! Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1) Antony uses his rhetoric to persuade people to mutiny against Brutus. 2) History was seen as a sort of moral teacher, where the Elizabethans would find and answer to...
Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 6:16am

English
Can you please check the grammar in the following sentences? Thank you. 1) His father is the perfect king who symbolizes justice and strength, unlike (?) his uncle, who is pure evil. (or who stands for pure evil?) 2)He fears that when becomes King, he will turn into a tyrant. ...
Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 6:58pm

English
Can you please check the grammar in the following sentences? Can you also suggest to me a good site where to find the meaning of sentence connectors as well as exercises on their use in a context? Thank you very much for your help! 1) Prospero raises a tempest in order to have...
Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 4:09am

ENGLIS
hOW DO I GET TO THE WEBSITE WRITE TEACHER FOR THE EXERCISE COMPREHENSIVE GRAMMAR CHECKPOINT
Friday, February 26, 2010 at 10:39pm

grammar
Hey! I need some help identifying the parts of speech quote from Macbeth. (For example I need help identifying the independent clauses, dependent clauses,subj, appositive, gerunds, etc.) The service and loyalty I owe, In doing it,pays itself.Your higness,part Is to recieve our...
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 7:42pm

operating system
Consider a user types a document with a speed of 100 words per minute. Assume that an average word consists of 5 letters and ends by a break which can be a space, new line, TAB, or punctuation, and an average sentence consists of 20 words. Assume that a spell-check thread is ...
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 6:08pm

grammar
Hello. I could really use some help with my ESSAY. If anyone could tell me what they think of it and if anything needs corrected. Thanks Jess Well I guess the best place to start is the beginning. I was born in Kentucky, but only lived there for five years. Then moved to ...
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 11:03pm

Grammar
What is the type of infinitive phrase is it? a noun, adj., or adv.? The hill above the town is the best place to watch the fire works.
Monday, February 22, 2010 at 11:13pm

grammar
tell me the parts of speech in this sentence "james and i talked about what to do" james and i are the subject (noun and proper noun) talked is the verb etc.. thanks
Monday, February 22, 2010 at 8:17pm

English-Grammar
When would you use: Jim and I or Jim and me? Can you give me some examples...and maybe a website. Thank you.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 1:45pm

Writing Sentences and paragraphs II
Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she is a perfect match for a job ...
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 11:14am

english
can someone help me with grammar: Notice, the professor told the class, Cassius' choice of imagery when he asks, Upon what meat doth this our Ceasar feed that he is grown so great?
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 8:03pm

English
Thank you for your suggestion. Can you just tell me if the grammar is OK in all sentences?
Monday, February 15, 2010 at 4:03pm

English
What is the proper grammar for the sentence..the empty lot separated the river from (us,we).
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 9:55pm

grammar
Where is the adverb located in the following sentence? "Timothy was not so sure that he liked Ethan as much now that he was being mean to everyone."
Friday, February 12, 2010 at 6:07pm

Grammar
How could make this not be a passive voice sentence? Schools close because of poor test scores,lack of government funding provide, and the area of the school is determined of how much money is provided. There is 2 passive voice hwo should I change it to make it where there is...
Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 9:37pm

Grammar
How could make this not be a passive voice sentence? Schools close because of poor test scores,lack of government funding provide, and the area of the school is determined of how much money is provided. There is 2 passive voice hwo should I change it to make it where there is ...
Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 9:15pm

Grammar and Composition
I don't know if anybody remembers, but a long time ago I was working on a pet peeve speech for this course and a lot of the tutors helped me finish it up. There was a second part to it that I never got to do, I would like to finish that up now. There were some requirements...
Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 4:18pm

English
Please help me to correct Grammar 2. To what extent is CA relate to culture? Is it possible to analyze a particular conversation with no regard of cultural schemata? Support your argument with what you have learnt in this course. Conversation analysis concern with analysis of ...
Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 1:44am

english
Please help me to correct grammar Task 3 – Unit review (Summary and critique) According to Brown and Hood’s “Academic Encounters: Life in Society” (2002), Intermediate to High Intermediate Level, includes unit 1: Belonging to a group, consists of chapter 1 ...
Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 1:42am

Spanish
I try to write a summary for Mañana de Sol. So, can anyone please check my grammar and vocabulary? Thank you! “Mañana de Sol” dos desconocidos se encuetran en el parque y, aunque al comienzo no se dan muy bién, terminan por siendo amigos. Los dos...
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 2:44pm

Please check my work!
I try to write a summary for Mañana de Sol. So, can anyone please check my grammar and vocabulary? Thank you! “Mañana de Sol” dos desconocidos se encuetran en el parque y, aunque al comienzo no se dan muy bién, terminan por siendo amigos. Los dos...
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 1:24pm

Grammar
I have to answer these questions and tell why I picked that answer. I have the answers I just need to know why I picked the answers. Most of them I picked due to they sounded right. Can anyone help me as if they are right and why. Read the following sentences, and focus on the...
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 10:07am

7th grade grammar
Hey Ms. Sue, thank you for the website. It helped Juliana a lot. She thinks she can figure this out now. Thank you VERY MUCH!!!
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 8:05pm

7th grade grammar
Writeacher: Juliana looked at the powerpoint on the clauses and she said it was really good, thank you writeacher. She said it helped her a lot. She thinks she might have it now. Thank you SOOOO much!
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 7:59pm

more 7th grade grammar
Trying to help my daughter... we have to identify subordinate clauses, identify independent clauses. I can help her with the part about simple, compound and complex, but don't remember the independent and subordinate. Any help would be appreciated. 2. Darren Daniel signed ...
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 7:32pm

grammar 7th grade
My daughter has some homework in which she has to identify independent clauses and subordinate clauses as well as indentifying whether the sentence is simple, complex, or compound. I can help her with the last part, but don't know how to help her with the subordinate ...
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 7:24pm

Grammar
Does the following sentence have faulty co-ordination or run-on errors? "Harry Houdini left home at the age of 12, and his real name is Erich Weiss."
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 5:29pm

grammar
Which is the best way to combine these two sentences? Breathing all that dust was not good for people's health. Many people got sick. a. Breathing all that dust was not good for people's health, and many got sick or b. Breathing all that dust was not good for people&#...
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 12:44am

English
Can you please tell me which is the best word choice in each sentence? Thank you in advance for your invaluable help!! 1.My friends gave me jewels (?) as Christmas presents. 2.On the following (or the next?) day I took the dog for a walk or for walks. I made a lot of presents ...
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 5:46pm

Please check my nazi paper 8th grade
here's what I'm supposed to do ( you are being accused of being a conspirator -spy- for the Nazi Party. Persuade your accusers -American Patriots- that you are otherwise. ) Please check the paper I wrote below for grammar mistakes please! don't worry about spelling...
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 1:53pm

grammar
The coordinating conjunctions that can be used to combine two complete sentences with a comma are “for, and, nor, because, yet, so
Friday, February 5, 2010 at 10:49pm

english
The following paragraph contains five errors in grammar, punctuation, mechanics, or usage. Copy and paste the paragraph into the textbox, and then revise to correct the errors. 1. When your Dictionary shows more than one spelling for a word, I bet you were taught to use the ...
Thursday, February 4, 2010 at 9:54pm

English
My teacher wants me to proofread and make corrections on the following. Can you help me. I will send over the question and then below is what I have revised will you check it for me? The following paragraph contains five errors in grammar, punctuation, mechanics, or usage. ...
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 1:45pm

English
The following paragraph contains five errors in grammar, punctuation, mechanics, or usage. Copy and paste the paragraph into the textbox, and then revise to correct the errors. 2. Often, however, the dictionaries are wrong about this, in fact, by putting one word first, they ...
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 5:15pm

grammar
My new coworker is actually quite nice
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 11:27am

grammar
I’m not very good at math because I’m a girl
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 11:26am

Grammar
I understand Dr. Maurice hired a new nurse. What is her name? 1b.
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 11:25am

English
I was wondering if it was possible for you to read my essay and critique it and correct any grammar errors. I haven't written an essay in a long time, so it took me a while to come up with this. I read through my essay many times and I do hear that it doesn't flow ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 12:15am

Anonymous: Re: Grammar
I checked the first 25 answers you posted for your 50-question grammar test. You have 10 of the 25 wrong for a 40% score. I couldn't take any more! Please do not post this test again. I'm sure your instructor does not want the test posted in a public forum.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 10:58pm

English
Why is it that in today's working world being able to write well and to use grammar correctly are so important?
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 10:57pm

Grammar
is saying "grammatically wrong" gramatically incorrect?
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 10:33pm

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