Recent Homework Questions About Grammar
Which part of speech is the capitalized words in this sentence? Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a NEW nation, conceived in Liberty, and DEDICATED to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil ...
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
No. Not is an adverb. The predicate noun is "nuts." The directions should use correct terminology. A Google search for predicate word yields nothing. A Google search for predicate noun or adjective or subject complement shows many grammar pages.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:17pm
Here is the correct spelling of the words (Punctuation, Spelling, and Grammar) Travon to the following of what you posted above: Hello! My name is Travon. I need help on making my spelling words into two sentences. For example, a sentence I need to write is, "I see the ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 5:09pm
No, it's not. Fix all the fragments: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm Learn the difference between hyphens and dashes, not only what they look like but how each is to be used: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/hyphen.htm and ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 3:57pm
syntactically correct, but not semantically. Better would be The more the area is painted, the less paint remains. Even that is misleading, because maybe the same area is painted repeatedly. So, better would be The more area that is painted, the less paint remains.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:29pm
No. Movies are always italicized. http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/punctuation/titles-using-italics-and-quotation-marks.html
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 8:13pm
Great! Here's a little secret. I wasn't sure about the Orient Express because the few online references I saw did not use italics for it. But when the grammar website used it as an example, I was convinced. <g>
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 6:44pm
The simple subject is a noun or pronoun. The simple predicate is the verb. Example: Katy is working. Katy is the simple subject. is working is the simple predicate. The complete subject is the simple subject and its modifiers. The complete predicate is the verb plus other ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:25pm
Health (Ms. Sue)
Do you want me to correct the improper grammar within this sentence or to choose a different choice of words entirely? "arranging an arrangement."
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:00pm
Concentrate on Bob Pursley's main points: 1. ... to communicate clearly, you need to shed the extravagant language. It does not impress the educated. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/concise.htm 2. ... colleges are looking to admit young people who have a ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 9:37am
which one should be capitalized? (the Rocky Mountains)
Monday, November 19, 2012 at 7:50pm
Grammar ( Need help Ms. Sue )
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 11:42pm