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English
Since no one has answered you before now, it's pretty clear no one here has read this work. Use this -- http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/ -- and read and think. Your assignment is an opinion question, and you need to be able to back up your opinion with events from the book ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:45am

Grammar Answer Check
Do you think Writeacher would be able to assist me with it?
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 8:31pm

Grammar Answer Check
If it's about conjunctions, I'm so rusty on different kinds of conjunctions that I'd probably just mess you up. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​onjunctions.htm
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 8:12pm

Grammar Answer Check
Could you elvaluate my other post?
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 8:01pm

Grammar Answer Check
I agree with your answers.
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 7:55pm

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

Spamming the board!
STOP! You need to indicate what YOU THINK the answers are for each of these question you posted ... then someone here will be able to help you. Also, if you are going into the field of education, this kind of thing should be absolutely under control by now. Study this: http://...
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 9:09am

Grammar
The word "to" is never an adverb. In your sentence, "to" begins the prepositional phrase, "to a challenge." The entire prepositional phrase is an adverb, modifying the verb, "can rise." For more information, study this site. http://www....
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 9:48pm

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

Eng1511
Do you mean one of these? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/apostrophe.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/quotation.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/quotation.htm#single_quotes
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:51am

English (Proofreading)
Once you have taken out all the unnecessary words, you'll know where to place punctuation if you decide to put them back in. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/hyphen.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/dash.htm http://grammar.ccc....
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 6:44pm

Grammar
. . . numbers are The subject, numbers, is plural so a plural verb is needed.
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 4:01pm

Grammar
Are; you are referring to a plural object-numbers.
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 3:59pm

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
Are you instructed to have a label? or a title? If you are supposed to have a label, that's fine. If you are supposed to have a title, then make one up, but don't use the exact title of what you're summarizing.
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:40am

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

English
See #5 here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/s​v_agr.htm
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 1:30pm

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​arallelism.htm Read and study the entire page.
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 3:07am

engligh, grammar
The first phrase ("To succeed...") is correctly placed to modify "workers." The error is probably in the series, so consider this: ... will have to ... ~~learn... ~~adapt... ~~have... The only thing I can suggest is to change that last have to a real ACTION...
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:25am

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***
right
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 3:02pm

Grammar ***NEVER MIND***
The answer is c) Introduction, body, conclusion .
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 3:01pm

Grammar ***PLEASE ANSWER***
Is it C ?
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:57pm

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
Is it C ? Please answer?
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:54pm

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
Of the whole report? "a" is not correct.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:47pm

Grammar ***CHECK MY WORK PLEASE***
A is the answer Title, Body, Conclusion
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:47pm

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

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
To complete her Week 3 Discussion, Sharon isolated herself from her family which finally made them realize she needed to concentrate
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 10:39am

1st grade grammar
Capaitalize. joe is cool.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 10:36pm

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher!)
Change "due to" to "because of" http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​lague.htm See #7 This sentence is not clear: Furthermore, due to his popularity among blacks, not only his life but also his family and home were constantly in danger at various ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 4:26pm

public speaking
You chose wrong. Narrative is a story. http://grammar.about.com/od/tz/g/testimo​nyterm.htm
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 5:59pm

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher)
Lose the quotation marks (unless you're actually quoting someone else and giving proper credit), and use a less slangy term here. "scary things" Proper uses of quotation marks: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/quotation.htm Why? Because I think...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:29pm

social psychology
Whoever wrote this question has a serious grammar problem. The question asks about "an individual" and then refers to this singular antecedent with the plural pronouns "they" and "their." If the person's behaviors don't match his or her ...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:00pm

Writing Evaluation (Writeacher)
How can you revise this and turn it into 2 or 3 understandable sentences? However, when I think about it, the film The Sandlot, a 1993 American coming-of-age film directed by David M. Evans, which tells of the story of a group of young baseball players during the summer of ...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:05pm

Engl.
"to seize" is an infinitive ... it complements the main verb http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/v​erbs.htm#infinitives
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 2:32pm

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
I agree with your intensive/reflexive answers and your two sentences.
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 2:45pm

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
you are correct in that it is indeed common, though grammatically incorrect, usage. Just as are It's me. Me too. (usually)
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 5:44am

Grammar
I thought it was natural to use "her", but I guess it is a common mistake.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 11:17pm

Grammar
The correct word is "she." It's a predicate nominative following the linking verb, "is." Since it means the same as the subject, the word must be the subject pronoun. That is she. Is that she?
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 10:46pm

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

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/v​erbs.htm Check the graphic here and let me know what you think.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 7:43pm

Grammar
It's grammatically correct but terribly wordy, awkward and confusing. The message is lost in the verbiage.
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:10pm

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~
2 and 3 are incorrect, too. Did you read and understand the linked information Damon gave you earlier? http://grammar.about.com/od/ab/g/adverbt​erm.htm
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 5:46am

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
ok and the others?
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 12:51am

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
1. is an adverb. Anything that ends with -ly is an adverb.
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 12:37am

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~
http://grammar.about.com/od/ab/g/adverbt​erm.htm
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 8:25pm

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
3, 4, 6 are wrong. The others are right.
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 7:57pm

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
Which best describes the underlined clause? I liked the movie about whales, which we saw at the aquarium last summer. A. possessive B. adverb clause C. noun clause D. adjective clause
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 11:15am

Punctuation
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​ommas.htm I agree with Ms. Sue that no commas are needed here, but you may want to bookmark the above linked webpage for future reference. Be sure to read the whole thing... don't miss the ones at the very bottom!!
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 6:19pm

Grammar
The past tense "hung" is for things (paintings on walls, clothing on hangers). The past tense "hanged" is used when referring to this method of killing people.
Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 2:55pm

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

Writing (Writeacher and/or Ms. Sue)
"I, personally" = redundant. Does "I" refer to anyone except you??? Go through the rest of what you've written, get rid of any repetition (redundancy) and wordiness, and make sure there are no more contradictions. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 10:40pm

english
A is correct. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​lauses.htm#restrictive Read the section on Relative Clauses.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 8:41pm

English
Study these sites. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/preposit​ionalphrase.htm http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/prepo​sitions-list.htm I'll be glad to check your answer.
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 5:00pm

LA-check my answers.
You're guessing! Study this and then make an informed choice! http://www.ucalgary.ca/uofc/eduweb/gramm​ar/course/sentence/2_4d.htm
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 2:25pm

Grammar
Jocelyn asked her mom, "What was it like when you were a child?"
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 11:39am

English
Yes, assonance is also used -- too cool. http://grammar.about.com/od/ab/g/assonan​ce.htm
Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 7:44pm

Grammar
other chat cuss one more time you will be remove from this website
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 11:32am

Grammar-clauses
I can confirm that "A Helpful Persons" 's answers are correct.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:54pm

Language Arts
http://grammar.about.com/od/tz/g/situati​onalironyterm.htm Remember - it's a whole situation, which turns out differently than you expect.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 4:14am

English HELP!!
Yes, that's right. Here's a good webpage re fragments: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/f​ragments.htm
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 11:42am

GRAMMAR
Both are correct, depending on the context. The second question is probably more likely, indicating that you have been working, probably on your own, getting ready for school. The first question implies that someone has been working with you to prepare you for school. So, as a...
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:09pm

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

languagge
Here is another webpage that may help: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/quotation.htm#silent_speech
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:39pm

language
Here is a good webpage that explains what reported speech is: http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/r​eported-speech.html There are two ways in which you can report (write) what someone has said or asked: direct address and indirect address. Direct -- She asked me, &...
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:38pm

math litracy,history,geography,business studies
Also, take a class in a subject you are unfamiliar with*. I was a math major in my senior year when I decided to try a 1-credit-hour computer class. I fell in love, went on to grad school in computer science, and have had a long and happy career in software development. * like...
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:59pm

Grammar
sounds like speed-reading to me.
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:01am

Grammar
What are your choices? What is your answer?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 7:26pm

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

Grammar
Right.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:19pm

Grammar
Okay, so I don't use italics or quotes, but just write the name of the game, right?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:14pm

Grammar
You'd italicize the name of a computer game, but not any other kind of game. http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/punctu​ation/titles-using-italics-and-quotation​-marks.html
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:09pm

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
You're very welcome!
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 1:21pm

Grammar
Okay, thanks!
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 1:19pm

Grammar
I'd use the adjective form ... AND a comma after "argue," too.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 1:18pm

Grammar
Yes, this sentence is meaningless. My original sentence is actually very different; I wanted to know if I use the adjective or adverb in this case. But yes, I think I'll use "regardless" now. But still, for future purposes...which word do I use?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 1:13pm

Grammar
I'd choose a completely different word! I'd choose "regardless." The sentence seems meaningless, though. What are you trying to say? What is the context?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 1:02pm

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

English (grammar)
Frankly, it makes little sense: I will keep up what I can do....? Do you mean.. I will do what I can? I will persevere in assistance to other people?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 6:40am

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
Since there's a plural subject, there must be a plural verb. Are is correct.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 9:39pm

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

There you go
Yes, the content and development are fine. Now you need to work on the introduction, making sure it ENDS with your thesis statement (which does NOT include a dictionary definition!!). Study these before you try writing your real introduction: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 2:46pm

There you go
The content is fine. Now make sure there are ~ no fragments http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/f​ragments.htm ~ no run-ons or too-long sentences http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/r​unons.htm ~ that commas are in all the right places http://grammar.ccc....
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 2:19pm

English
Probably these: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/dash.htm
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 12:33pm

writeacher is this a good start?
For the beginning of your introduction? I don't know! Remember ... don't bother trying to write the introduction until the interior paragraphs are pretty much finished. Then read and study this about what to do and not do when writing introductions: http://grammar.ccc....
Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 3:53pm

English
You can also look up grammar terms here: http://www.chompchomp.com/terms.htm
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 3:22pm

English-Urgent please!
I don't know if you'll return to find this, and I don't know if this will help at all -- but if the task is to create coordinate structures in English, usually we use commas and coordinating conjunctions: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​onjunctions....
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 7:12pm

SP180-Assignment 6_06 and7_07
ASSIGNMENT 06 SP180 Principles of Public Speaking Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:23pm

SP180-Assignment 6_06 and7_07
ASSIGNMENT 06 SP180 Principles of Public Speaking Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 6:56am

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
she went on we were able to experience firsthand how people in colonial times lived.
Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 9:07pm

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