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grammar
Here's the first one. As you can see, I revised to have a parallel structure. An effective Web site is well designed, provides useful information, and gives links to other relevant sites. I'll be glad to check your revisions of the other sentences.
Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 12:42pm

grammar
revise the following sentences to eliminate faulty sentence structure, making them clear and grammatically need help with the following sentences: An effective Web site is well designed, provides useful information, and links are given to other relevant sites. To enroll in ...
Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 12:39pm

Use of english
Fifteen???? Why so many? Common nouns name people, places, things, and ideas. They are not capitalized. Proper nouns name specific people, places, things, and ideas. They are capitalized. http://www.english-grammar-revolution.co​m/proper-nouns.html
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 7:42pm

English
You're guessing! Make sure you are clear on what an appositive is and how they are to be punctuated. Then re-think. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​hrases.htm#appositive
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:08pm

SAT Essay
This sentence is VERY wordy: One prime example that shows that ease does not challenge us and adversity is needed to help discover who we are is that my brother and I went to and go to respectively, specialized high schools. How can you fix it? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 11:50am

grammar
Benjamin Franklin was both a statesman and an inventor.
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 11:18am

Math
Your "let" statement should be a complete English sentence with proper grammar e.g. let the number of friends that went with her be x 3x + 1 = 13 3x = 12 x = 4 So , four friends went with her.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 8:03pm

3 grade grammar
There should be an apostrophe before the s. We add an apostrophe and then an s to make a singular noun possessive.
Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:34pm

3 grade grammar
There should be an apostrophe before the s. We add an apostrophe and then an s to make a singular noun possessive. Dad's
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 9:20pm

3 grade grammar
Is the grammar correct not sure if there should be an apostrophe after the s in dads Mother planned a surprise party for Dads birthday.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 9:11pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:50pm

Grammar
he indefinite pronoun “few” is A) plural B) singular C) singular or plural depending on the context My answer is A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:48pm

Grammar
Yes!
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:46pm

Grammar
You're right. You need the subject pronoun here.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:43pm

Grammar
Parallel construction in writing means using similar forms of words, phrases, or clauses in sentence patterns and structures. A) True B) False my answer is A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:43pm

Grammar
Select the correct sentence: A) Whoever arrives first has first pick of the desserts. B) Whomever arrives first has first pick of the desserts. I answered A, whomever just doesn't seem to fit.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:42pm

Grammar
Yes!
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:40pm

Grammar
Yes!
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:40pm

Grammar
Yes!
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:40pm

Grammar
You're welcome.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:39pm

Grammar
42. Select the correct sentence: A) They, theirselves, had a happy holiday celebration. B) They, themselves, had a happy holiday celebration. I answered B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:37pm

Grammar
Select the correct sentence: A) For who did you vote? B) For whom did you vote? My answer is B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:36pm

Grammar
Select the correct sentence: A) Whose life is it? B) Who’s life is it? My answer is A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:34pm

Grammar
Gotcha Thanks:)
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:33pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:28pm

Grammar
C is totally wrong because you've used both an object and subject pronoun. A is correct.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:27pm

Grammar
A and C are correct. E is not because there are some objective pronouns in that list. However, nominative pronouns can be used in the predicate when they follow a linking verb. Example: When someone on the phone asks to speak to Sue, I answer, "This is she."
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:26pm

Grammar
Select the correct sentence: A) One of the bed pans had been moved from its original location. B) One of the bed pans had been moved from it’s original location. I answered A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:25pm

Grammar
Select the correct sentence: A) She is younger than he and I. B) She is younger than he and me. C) She is younger than him and I. D) She is younger than him and me. My answer A I feel like C could be the right one also
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:22pm

Grammar
A nominative pronoun (Select all that apply) A) Can be used as the subject of a sentence B) Can be used as the predicate of a sentence C) Can be “I,” “you,” “he,” “she,” “it,” “we,” “they,” “who” ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:21pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:19pm

Grammar
The indefinite pronoun “either” is A) plural B) singular C) singular or plural depending on the context My answer is C
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:17pm

Grammar
B. is correct. The antecedent is the noun, not the pronoun.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:15pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:13pm

Grammar
Yes. It is true.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:13pm

Grammar
An antecedent is A) The first pronoun in a sentence B) The noun that a pronoun refers back to C) The pronoun that a noun refers back to my answer is B but for some reason it looks like it could be C
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:13pm

Grammar
The indefinite pronoun “all” is A) plural B) singular C) singular or plural depending on the context My answer is A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:07pm

Grammar
SO IT'S TRUE THEN?
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:05pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:04pm

Grammar
No!! I taught my students to eliminate prepositional phrases when finding the subject and verb. It's easy to find the subject when you eliminate the prepositional phrases. In the middle of the night, one of my sisters had a nightmare. (In the middle) (of the night), one (...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:02pm

Grammar
The indefinite pronoun “either” is A) plural B) singular C) singular or plural depending on the context My answer is C
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:02pm

Grammar
The indefinite pronoun “no one” is A) plural B) singular C) singular or plural depending on the context My answer is B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:01pm

Grammar
When a sentence has a prepositional phrase, it is best to ignore the prepositional phrase when determining what the subject is. A) True B) False Answer is B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:59pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:57pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:56pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:56pm

Grammar
When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “or” or “nor,” the verb must agree with the noun or pronoun that appears closest to the verb in the sentence. A) True B) False I answered A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:52pm

Grammar
When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “and,” the subject is singular and requires a singular verb. A) True B) False My answer B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:45pm

Grammar
You're welcome. :-)
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:40pm

Grammar
Select the sentence in which the verb tenses agree: A) The patient was taken to the operating room, placed in the supine position, and general endotracheal anesthesia will be induced. B) The patient will be taken to the operating room, was placed in the supine position, and ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:39pm

Grammar
Thanks:)
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:33pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:32pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:32pm

Grammar
Select the correctly capitalized and hyphenated sentence: A) The patient is a well developed, well nourished white male, in no acute distress. B) The patient is a well-developed, well-nourished White male, in no acute distress. C) The patient is a well-developed, well-...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:31pm

Grammar
The first letter of a sentence is not always capitalized. A) True B) False Answer B In a numbered list in outline form, the first letter of each item on the list is always capitalized. A) True B) False Answer A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:30pm

Grammar
C is right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:29pm

Grammar
Select the correct statement or statements: A) Commas and periods always go outside the ending quotation mark. B) Semicolons and colons always go inside the ending quotation mark. C) Question marks and exclamation points go inside the ending quotation mark if the quotation is...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:29pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:25pm

Grammar
I got it then it would be B
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:07pm

Grammar
But it was talking about each of their cars. so why would it be different isn't it like a possessive?
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:03pm

Grammar
Sorry -- that's wrong. http://englishplus.com/grammar/00000023.​htm
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:01pm

Grammar
Select the correctly punctuated sentence: A) The black car is her’s, and the white car is theirs. B) The black car is hers, and the white car is their’s. C) The black car is her’s, and the white car is their’s. D) The black car is hers, and the white car ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:58pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:55pm

Grammar
Right. I had to look that one up to be sure. :-)
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:55pm

Grammar
Select the correctly punctuated lab tests: A) cbc’s or CBCs B) cbcs or CBC’s C) cbc’s or CBC’s D) cbcs or CBCs I answered C
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:49pm

Grammar
OK so then A looks like a fit
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:46pm

Grammar
You're welcome.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:44pm

Grammar
No. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​ossessives.htm
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:44pm

Grammar
Thank you:)
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:41pm

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:41pm

Grammar
Select the correctly punctuated sentence (both own the house): A) My mother and father’s house is painted gray. B) My mother’s and father house is painted gray. C) My mother’s and father's house is painted gray. D) My mother and father house is painted gray...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:41pm

Grammar
You form the possessive of all singular words with apostrophe “s.” A) True B) False Answer is A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:39pm

Grammar
OK but it says to pick two correctly punctuated sentences..my answers A and C
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 5:37pm

Grammar
Go here http://www.answers.com and enter "followup" -- then let me know what you discover.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:41pm

Grammar
Can you help explain why? Thanks
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:40pm

Grammar
I agree.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:39pm

Grammar
I disagree with both your answers.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:38pm

Grammar
Sometimes the only way to tell if a possessive word is singular or plural is by the context of the sentence. A) True B) False Answer: A
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:38pm

Grammar
1.“Follow-up” or “followup” can be a noun or an adjective. A) True B) False I answered A 2. Select the 2 correctly punctuated sentences: A) His followup appointment is in 2 weeks. B) His follow up appointment is in 2 weeks. C) His follow-up appointment is ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:37pm

Grammar
Right.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:47pm

Grammar
Right.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:45pm

Grammar
You're welcome.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:42pm

Grammar
“Follow up” is never a verb. A) True B) False I answered F
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:35pm

Grammar
Select the correctly punctuated sentence: A) He will follow up in 2 weeks. B) He will followup in 2 weeks. C) He will follow-up in 2 weeks. Answer A
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:33pm

Grammar
THANKS :)
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:30pm

Grammar
I agree.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:28pm

Grammar
If the word “very” or an adverb that ends in “ly” is part of your compound modifier, you do not use a hyphen in the compound modifier. A) True B) False I answered A:)
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:27pm

Grammar
Yes.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:26pm

Grammar
A compound modifier is hyphenated when it comes directly after the noun it modifies. A) True B) False I answered B
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:25pm

Grammar
Right.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:21pm

Grammar
A compound modifier acts as a _____ unit modifying a noun. A) compound B) coordinate C) plural D) single I answered D
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:15pm

Grammar
I agree.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 9:35pm

Grammar
A compound modifier is hyphenated when it comes directly after the noun it modifies. A) True B) False I answered B
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 9:33pm

Grammar
A compound modifier acts as a _____ unit modifying a noun. A) compound B) coordinate C) plural D) single I answered D
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 9:24pm

Grammar
Yes. :-)
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:45pm

Grammar
So it's a colon
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:34pm

Grammar
No. http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/ratio.​html
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:31pm

Grammar
When transcribing ratios numerically, you use a _____ to replace the word “to.” A) colon B) comma C) period D) semicolon I answered D
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:30pm

Grammar
Yes. Colons are not used very often.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:30pm

English
Yes, planned is an action verb. Your other two classifications are wrong. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​onditional.htm http://www.grammarly.com/handbook/gramma​r/verbs/27/conditional-verbs/
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:15pm

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