Recent Homework Questions About Grammar
2 is wrong. The other two are right.
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 1:12pm
Is it passive or active voice? Many clothes (we're given) to the homeless shelter. Passive By the end of today, the students (will have mastered) the grammar. Active My aunt Margot ( has been traveling) with her daughter. Active The cookies (have been eaten) by the guests...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 8:44pm
1 ~~ In this sentence, "open" is an object complement. It's an adjective modifying the direct object "it." http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/objects.htm#objects Scroll down to the COMPLEMENTS section and read the second example given for ...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 12:39am
English II - Concluding an essay!!!
1. Need: Use the right prepositions: ~ ... create a strong contrast with the virtuous and innocent Desdemona ... ~ Use something other than "toward" in the third sentence of the conclusion. 2. Suggestion: Use the term "foil" in the second sentence of the ...
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 9:39am
1. Yes, "nor" means "and not." With "neither," this is an example of a correlative conjunction. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm#correlative_conjunctions 2. The first is often used casually (but is ...
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 1:36am
This site gives you the basics. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/diagrams2/one_pager1.htm If you have a question about a specific sentence, please post it and I'll help you.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 8:15pm
Two Grammar Questions
#1 is correct. #2 is incorrect. Replace the comma with a question mark, and it'll be fine.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 2:34pm
Do these look correct? Part I: True or False 1. The following word group is a FRAGMENT: That movie, one of my favorites. _X_True __False 2. The following word group is a FRAGMENT: The local baseball team, needing a good pitcher most of all. _X_True __False 3. The following ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 9:44am
English (phrasal modals)
#1 ~ Double-check after you have read this webpage. http://www.eslcafe.com/grammar/understanding_and_using_modal_verbs01.html #2 ~ You're correct.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 9:14am
I disagree with 5. When you say "Smiths'", you are referring to the Smith family. You do not refer to a person with "the Smith."
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 7:44pm
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns.htm See #1 here. and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm#indefinite Read the first line here and make note of the specific pronouns named. #3, #4, #6, and #7 are correct.
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 12:15am
#s 1 and 4 are correct. See #3 here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 8:38pm
It's incomplete. Use this: Does anyone have a deal?
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 9:38pm
I'll be happy to check your answers. Here's a hint: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm#subordinating_conjunctions
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 11:20am