Recent Homework Questions About Grammar
No. Take is the main verb. Possession is a noun and used as the direct object of take.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:48pm
English (PLEASE I NEED HELP)
Read the following short excerpt of student writing. Use your vocabulary and grammar knowledge to determine which suggestions you would make to improve his or her grammar and word choice. I really thought she loved me but I discovered her grave betrayal one afternoon. It was ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 2:47pm
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/editing.htm Read and study all the ideas on this page. Then apply these ideas to your own essay. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Also, when you get past the editing phase and start proofreading, here ares some excellent ideas from ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 2:33pm
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Read #1.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 2:15pm
I agree with Steve. It's a childish sentence. But you should never use "of" after "bored" ... even better is to remember that people who say they are bored are usually pretty boring themselves!!
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 12:12am
Try: After Sharon isolated herself from her family in order to complete her Week 3 Discussion, they realized she needed to concentrate.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:14pm
What is your question?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:06pm
All are correct except #13 (you've missed the adverb there) and #15 ("chimney sweep" is a compound noun in open form: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/compounds.htm ).
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 12:03am
The verb in sentence 2 is in the subjunctive mood. http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/verbs-subjunctive.htm So even though it seems to be in the past tense, it isn't. The "what if" makes it something imagined, not real. Therefore, it's in the ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:24am
Commas needed: He still continues to have daytime fatigue, sleepiness, and some shortness of breath. There is also a history of seizure disorder, diagnosed in the fall of 1997. Here's a good source for basic comma uses you need to know: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:16pm
Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of the following pairs. a. bullying and violence b. neglect and abuse A: a. Bullying corresponds with violence as it is an act of frightening or controlling another person by using threats or physical force, which is ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:18pm
addendum to my response
When I was a freshman in college all incoming students were given a test in English. Those scoring above some point were moved (we had no choice) to an honors English class. The prof explained that we scored high enough that we didn't need the traditional course in English...
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 10:38pm