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November 28, 2014

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english
hey you! i have to wirte a letter to a prof of mine .. she is a grammar teacher, so that it would be great when there are no mistakes in the mail.. can somebody look it up? Dear Ms... It looks at the moment that I am not able to come to the course at 23. June, because of I ...
Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1:15pm

Spanish Grammar
I need help with my grammar -- could someone proofread these sentences? 1. Cuando me despierto, me acuesto en mi cama durante cinco minutos. 2. Después de cinco minutos, me levanto de la cama. 3. Entonces, voy al baño y me ducho. 4. Salgo de la ducha y me seco. 5...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 9:28pm

grammar
Which is correct? apostrophe "s" or no??? Sam wanting to rule the country sparks great controversy. or Sam's wanting to rule the country sparks great controversy.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 7:21pm

random question about writing
Im very bad at writing and my grammar is very bad too. can any writing tutor gave me tips to improve?
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 8:34pm

English! - Help!
Can someone help me with these? My answer has a "***" next to it. 1. What do you think the narrator of “The Gift of the Magi” considers as having real value? (1 point) the protagonists' hard work the protagonists' wisdom the protagonists' ...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:36am

Grammar Help
Choose the sentence that contains no error in capitalization or punctuation. "Now, wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, Wait just one moment!" Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait just one moment"! Mr. Symond insisted. "Now, wait ...
Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 5:23pm

grammar
When do I capitalize a noun?
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 7:30pm

Basic grammar
which of the following is an example of an indedefinte pronoun A. which b. this c. each d. you
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:27am

Grammar
Is "about" capitalized in a sentence when it is the second word in the sentence?
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

Grammar
Is it okay to say "I'm going there Wednesday," or do I need a preposition, such as "on?"
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:29pm

English
Can someone check the grammar in the following sentences? Thank you in advance. 1) The nuclear power station can give our town a lot of energy and jobs to people. 2) We won't be able to use the farmland near the power station because it will be polluted with chemicals. We ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 2:27pm

Grammar - INTERJECTION
Ho, ho! That was a good joke. Good heavens! You won the first price. Oh dear! You should not done that Bravo! You have won the prize. have you spent all your pocket money? Tut-tut! Did you break the cup. Hush! The king is going to speak
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 9:04am

GRAMMAR - MIX
1. Which of the two boxes contain (more/many/most) pencil - more 2. In water the piece of heavy wood felt much (light/ lighter)- lighter 3. The man told (me) that I should not go out alone at night as (I) might attacked by some wild animal.
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 8:02am

Grammar: PLEASE HELP
What's the difference among a simple sentence, complex, compound, and compound-complex. I always have a difficult time knowing which is which, except simple sentence of course, that one is easy
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:13pm

questions
Grammar, spelling, and facts can someone tell me about that in south america????
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 5:19pm

Grammar Practice - Help!
Can someone check these? Choose the item that is correctly capitalized for questions 1–6. 1. (1 point) our family doctor** our family Doctor 2. (1 point) Senator Barrientos** senator Barrientos 3. (1 point) aunt Ruthie Aunt Ruthie** 4. (1 point) the sculpture The thinker ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:41pm

Grammar
Rewrite the following sentence, correctly using like, as, or as if. 1. Odysseus and his mean would experience great anguish, ____ Tiresias warned. A: Like or as?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:12pm

Grammar
If the quotation is punctuated correctly in the following sentences, write C. If it is punctuated incorrectly, write I. 1. When the speaker hears a tapping sound, he says to himself, "Someone must be knocking at the door". A: I 2. For suspense and horror, be sure to ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 1:31pm

grammar
If you try hard enough, you will surely succeed.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:53am

grammar
Is this sentence is correct? He wanted to polish his shoes, for it were covered with mud. or else replace it with they.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:57am

grammar - conjunction
Fill in the blanks with the words those given in the brackets. ( though / after / if / so / when / while / for / as / but ) 1)(Though) poor himself, he tried to help others. 2)We must wait (until) Ali comes, (as) he has all your tickets. 3)(When) it started raining, everybody ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:48am

grammar - conjanction
Fill in the blanks with the words those given in the brackets. ( though / after / if / so when / while / for / as / but ) 1)....... poor himself, he tried to help others. 2)We must wait........Ali comes, as......he has all your tickets. 3).......it started raining, everybody ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:17am

Grammar
Write a word or phrase to describe the feeling or meaning that the end punctuation indicates. 1. There are no vacant rooms at the inn? A: Anxious expression. 2. There are no vacant rooms at the inn. A: Disappointed expression. 3. Summer is here! A: Excited expression. 4. ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 5:15pm

Grammar
Write a word or phrase to describe the feeling or meaning that the end punctuation indicates. 1. There are no vacant rooms at the inn? A: Anxious feeling. 2. There are no vacant rooms at the inn. A: ? 3. Summer is here! A: Excitement. 4. Summer is here? A: ? 5. The time to ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 1:57pm

grammar
how can I write an acrostic for the world fantasic
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:06am

Grammar
There are no such things as unicorns or ghosts. There are no such things as unicorns nor ghosts. Which sentence is correct?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:01pm

grammar
One swallow do not make a summer. what is it mean?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 12:55pm

Grammar
Since I am supposed to write in MLA format, must I underline or italicize a movie title as a title for my essay?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:43pm

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
1. Michelle Kwan has become an inspiration to us all. 2. Is Sara the runner in the blue T-shirt? 3. I could have been a contender. 4. The winner of the spelling bee was Tracy. 5. The next speaker will be Mr. Gonzales. 6. Who was the fourteenth president of the United States? 7...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:04pm

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative. 1. My partner for biology lab is Penelope. 2. Jason will be the next student council president. 3. Mrs. Furillo's favorite song is still "Night and Day." 4. Rocky Marciano was the world heavyweight boxing ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

Grammar
Is the following senetence considered an run-on one? Should I revise it? "To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee features the esteemed novel’s protagonist, a young girl named Jean Louise “Scout” Finch who lives with her beloved older brother, Jem (Jeremy), and...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:08am

English grammar
Who can give me a good explanation with examples for the following conjunction. a) while b) unless
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 6:11am

English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:38pm

grammar
What technique in speech delivery has been shown to connect the speakers to audiences with various styles of receiving messages?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:47am

grammar
please help me if this is correct in grammar. please correct so that i will know the correct grammar. 1.Anyone have done this experience before.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 11:06am

grammar
please help me. which is correct: 1.Anyone have this experience 2.Anyone has this this experience
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:38am

grammar - tense
I will at the airport. I will be a the airport. which statement is correct for simple future. Please explain the fact behind it.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 8:16am

grammar - conjanction
Choose the following words to combine these sentence. words: after and till because as but for if when since so though unless until while or 1) The children went home. It was getting dark. 2) The boys were allowed to read books. The teacher was absent. 3) Mother told us not to...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 3:54am

Grammar
Rewrite the sentences in standard English. 1. Hey, toss me that pencil. A: Please, give me that pencil. 2. So what's up with you? A: What are you doing? 3. She thought the concert was so cool. A: She thought the concert was excellent. 4. These directions are making me ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:30pm

grammar
What is the different between the following: 1) You will have been winning the match. 2) You will have winning the the match. And 1) I will be at the airport. 2) I will at the airport.
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:54am

English
Revising often involves A. making an outline B. Makes substainial changes in content C. making grammar corrections D. making changes without a computer I think it is B
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:29pm

English
"Mental distance" from a rough draft can be achieved by: A. waiting 24 hours before revising B. revising in a different place from where you have finished your revisions C. not sharing your draft until you have finished the revisions D. Using a computer spell-check ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:16pm

Grammar
Rewrite the paragraph, correcting all errors in subject-verb agreement. In this article about Arthur Ashe, there is several stories about the tennis player's inner strength. Here is some examples: Ashe did not let the other players know what he was feeling. There were ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 5:33pm

Grammar
The following senetences are inverted. Write C if the subject-verb agreement is correct. Write I if the subject-verb agreement is incorrect. Then, on the line following each sentence, write the correct form of the verb. 1. Was Lyndon Johnson the next President? -- ? 2. Are ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 5:27pm

Grammar
Which version of this word is correct? School work or schoolwork?
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:46am

Grammar
Fill in the blanks with the chosen words. words: after and till because as but for if when since so though unless until while or 1) The children went home. It was getting dark. 2) The boys were allowed to read books. The teacher was absent. 3) Mother told us not to eat. It was...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 12:21pm

English
Did I do this correctly?? Select the correctly written sentence in this group. A. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred's salary just wasn't enough. B. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred soon found he'd used up his salary. (my answer) ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 4:57pm

EXP 105
I need help with my grammar quiz in week 2.
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 8:59pm

grammar
you will be winning the match. What is the tense of this sentence
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 11:15am

grammar
"We shall not see him again" change into Past simple.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 11:03am

grammar
hey.. can u do 3 sentences for my homework.. put from direct to indirect speech.. 1)'I've got plan I and know we can killl the Ice-Man!' 2)'The show is minning overtime. Peter please, could you speed up?' 3)'Come on Steve, you can do it! Jump!'
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:49am

grammar
conjugate "They were students" in all form of tenses.
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 9:52am

Basic Spanish
My grandson need tutoring in basic Spanish to improve translate from Spanish to English in writing assignments, &grammar . Do you have review , similar to Khanacademy ? He needs tutoring to improve basic Spanish , has no tutoring in his school. Thank you
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 8:46am

grammar check? idk
does this make sense? Fertilizers are combinations of nutrients that plants need to grow. The primary nutrients of fertilizers are three different elements which are nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. These elements are often combined into a NPK blend. Phosphorus in the ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:59pm

Grammar
What is the part of speech of the word "bliss"?
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 3:24pm

Grammar
Is this sentence grammaratically correct? "Although I already wished you one at Seminary this morning, I still hope you have a Happy Birthday."
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:29am

grammar
The patient’s first visit, to the office, was for lower back pain.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:16am

grammar
In The Space Before Each of the Following items, place a C if the capitalization is correct, a zero (0) if it is incorrect. Then insert capitals where should be, and draw a line through capitals that should be small letters. 1.the Rocky Mountains i got C 2.my spanish course i ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 2:46pm

Grammar
Us or we? "Our characteristics make us/we and friends go to the movies."
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 2:01pm

English
What are four things to look for when proofreading? My answers: Reading, grammar check, spelling check, and punctuation.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 11:30pm

English grammar
How would you diagram: the puppy's constant wimpering worried us
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 7:49pm

English
Hi, Can someone help me with my online Psychology assignment? She is a stickler for punctuation and grammar. I have not taken English yet. I need all the help I can get. The following is my assignment and response. For this assignment, I'd like you to think about your ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 9:28am

Grammar
Complete the form as soon as possible, but no later than March 23th. Complete the form as soon as possible, but not later than March 23rd. Which sentence is correct?
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 11:14am

grammar
what is a special noun
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 8:03pm

Grammar Check
Identify the underlined word as either a direct object or the object of a preposition. 1. I have a _job_.... A: direct object?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:59pm

Grammar
Are the commas correctly placed in the sentence below? "Overall, the plan is going to stop bullying by raising awareness, and by outlining consequences."
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:06pm

Grammar (Writeacher)
Do agree with my answer? Also, is it grammatically correct? This question regards the short-story "One Ordinary Day, With Peanuts" by Shirely Jackson. 1. Is this the sort of wife you would have imagined for Mr. Johnson, based on your impressions of his personality up...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:59pm

grammar
what is the sentence pattern for the following-There is good reason to be thankful.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 1:00pm

Grammar- 1 Sentence- Please respond ASAP!
Is this the correct way to say it/ or write this sentence? Excellent condition, except for some worn on the soles on both boots.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:52pm

Theory of Computation- Math - Context free grammar
Write a context-free grammar for the following language. Start with an English statement of the language, and give five good strings. x1#x2# .. #xk, k ≥ 1, for some i and j: xi = xj^R, Σ = {a, b, #} (notes: xi’s contain a’s and b’s only, #’s ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 3:34pm

grammar
(which, what) is the most difficult subject for you? Ans - Which
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:59pm

grammar
I need to combine the following sentence pair. First, reduce the second sentence to a participial or n absolute phrase, changing the form of the verb if necessary. Then, insert the phrase into the first sentence. Be sure to place a participial phrase next to the noun or ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10:57am

Grammar Answer Check
Underline the direct objects in the sentences, or extracts from sentences. 1. The next day I visited a good friend of mine. Underlined: friend of mine. 2. With everything set, I opened the small door of the fly house. Underlined: door of the fly house.
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 2:17pm

help me with this language arts.
Multiple Choice Vocabulary 1. Another word for buoyed is (1 point) tired. bothered. lifted. 2. If someone is an optimist, he is generally (1 point) happy. distant. outgoing. disappointed. 3. Something that is nutritious is (1 point) hard to find. good for you. bad for you. ...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 4:44pm

Grammar
Those that were in need of help were lucky to have Christian to assist them. I know the dependent clause is that were in need of help I think the clause is a noun clause Is that correct?
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 3:31pm

Grammar
Choose the right form of the verb for the sentence below: At the end of the some passages ___________ trapdoors into the dungeons. a.) are ******* b) is
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:36pm

English
Can you check if there's grammar mistakes in this monologue, if there is, can you correct it for me. Hi, I'm William Shakespeare. I had disappeared from the records for seven years. Many rumors flew around, including that I liked to poach. They say I had to leave ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 1:56pm

Grammar Answer Check
Identify the underlinded conjunctions in the following excerpts from "The Interlp[ers" as "coordinating," "correlative," or "subordinating." 1. ...a man stood one winter night watching _and_ listening, _as though_ he waited for some ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 8:15am

Grammar Answer Check
In these sentences, note the use of interjections (underlineded). In a word or two, describe the feeling or emotion expressed by each. 1. "_No!No!_ No rugs!" A: Disapprovial and panic? (I am not entirely ccertain about this one.) 2. "Ah, Michener-sahib, you have...
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 7:48pm

Grammar Answer Check
Identify the underlinded conjunctions in the following excerpts from "The Interlp[ers" as "coordinating," "correlative," or "subordinating." 1. ..a man stood one winter night watching _and_ listening, _as though_ he waited for some beast...
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 7:16pm

Grammar
Is "to" in the following sentence a preposition or an adverb? "The speaker in "We Never Know How High We Are" believes people can rise to a challenge." In my opinion, I think it is an adverb. However, I am not entirely certain.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 9:40pm

Grammar
...is how spread out the numbers are or ... is how spread out the numbers is are or is and why?
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 3:58pm

Grammar
Is this grammatically correct? "Writing—Novel Response #1."
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:37am

engligh, grammar
Why is this wrong? To succeed in the new economy, workers will have to learn throughout their careers, adapt to changing circumstances, and have self-motivation.
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:11am

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
What are the three main parts of a research report? a) Title, body, conclusion ********* b) Introduction, body, sources c) Introduction, body, conclusion d) Introduction, evidence, conclusion
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:39pm

English
Can someone please help me check the grammar in the following sentences? 1) I would like to inform people about the danger (after effects?) of having a nuclear power station near our town 2) I hope you will listen to our advice. 3) Animal and plant species will be in danger.
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 4:42pm

English
In this section of the final, revise the sentences provided to correct the grammar errors indicated. (In many cases there will be more than one correct alternative to the sentence provided; credit will be given for all correct answers.) Revise the following word groups to ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 3:41pm

Grammar
Tell whether the underlined word in each sentence is reflexive or intensive. 1. Jill read (herself) a story after supper. 2. Her parents (themselves) had encouraged her. 3. They said, "If you children want to play, you will have to see to it (yourselves). 4. Nat whispered...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 1:36pm

Grammar
Is that her? or Is that she?
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 10:35pm

Grammar
Are these sentences grammatically correct? "Through the broadcast, a national emergency is proclaimed, and measures, although not immediate, to safeguard the lives and property of the population that are being taken are made known. The fact that the birds, in vast numbers...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:03pm

History
1. Which of the following is a correct statement about Swahili? A. It was a culture reflecting a mixture of Indian and African influences. B. As a language, it employed Bantu grammar and Arabic linguistic terms. C. The term derives from the Arab word for “jungle.” D...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 2:36pm

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. SUDDENLY, BEFORE, OUTSIDE 1) Everyone in the cafeteria was SUDDENLY surprised by the...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 12:29am

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. YET, OH, SUDDENLY, BEFORE, THROUGH, OUTSIDE 1) The movie was wonderful, YET it was ...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 7:52pm

Grammar
Hanged or hung? The intruders ? the people.
Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 2:50pm

GRAMMAR
i dont think the statement beliw is correct...am I right?? Have you been prepared for school? is it supposed to be... Have you been preparing for school?
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 10:44pm

Grammar
Skimming and scanning form part of the ..........-reading strategies
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 7:23pm

Grammar
I have a project in which I make my own game, name it, write about the rules, etc. When I include the name of my game in my write-up, do I italicize it?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:03pm

Grammar
I argue irrespective/irrespectively of what I do. Which word do I choose?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:35pm

English (grammar)
Hi. I just want to ask if the statement below is grammatically correct: " I'll keep up what I can do for other people. " I think the thought of the statement can be understood, but I'm not sure if the grammar is correct (or the words are like jumbled). Help ...
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:39am

Grammar
Do I use "is" or "are"? He and his family is/are doing great.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 9:35pm

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