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Homework Help: English: Grammar

Recent Homework Questions About Grammar

English
Please could you help me with this paragraph. How is my English grammar and usage? Do I need to make any corrections? "I have been checking for the status of positions I applied at Willmut Gas, but no actions have been taken yet. Somehow, the cashier position has been ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 by Yelena

Grammar
What revision will correct the sentence? "Welcome," the announcer began. "to our fifth annual competition!" A. The word the should be capitalized. B. The period after began should be changed to a comma. C. The word to should be capitalized. D. No revision ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 by bubbie

grammar please help!
I still need help on 1 and 2. Identify the object of the preposition in each of the following sentences. 1. Ashley and her father arrived home from work. a. and b. father c. from d. work 2. Ashley put her journalism books in the new bookcase. a. bookcase b. put c. new d. in ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 by Jade

6th grade grammar please help
I need a good grade in grammar so please check my answers! Identify the object of the preposition in each of the following sentences. 1. Ashley and her father arrived home from work. a. and b . father c. from d. work 2. Ashley’s bedroom was across the hall. a. bedroom b. ...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by Jade

Grammar
does this sentence contain an unclear antecedent? In the encyclopedia, it says that English has words from many different languages.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by bubbie

Grammar
choose the answer that best describes the pronoun's use the sentence. Grandmother has given the African masks to Brendan and me. A. subject B. predicate nominative C. direct object D. object of a preposition
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by bubbie

Grammar
1.Painting the door in the storage area were Lizzie and ______ A.she B.her C.them D.me i think it's A but i'm not sure. :(
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by bubbie

grammar
When are you going to use "much less than" when comparing?
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by klarmaesen

grammar
Is this sentence correct? The show is great but it is much less than expected.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 by klarmaesen

grammar
Is the word Drives transitive or intransitive in the following sentence? Michael drives every day.
Friday, April 26, 2013 by kara

grammar
is the word thirst transitive or intransitive in the following sentence? I thirst.
Friday, April 26, 2013 by kara

grammar
Is the verb drives transitive or intransitive in the following sentence? Micheal drives his own car.
Friday, April 26, 2013 by kara

grammar
Is the verb crave CRAVES in the following sentence transitive or intransitive? Fred craves cheeseburgers.
Friday, April 26, 2013 by kara

grammar
What part of speech is the word run in the following sentence? I have a run in my hose.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 by kara

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Some of the underlined pronouns in the following sentences are incorrect. On your paper, revise each sentence that contains an error. If the pronoun is used correctly, write "correct." 1). HORSE is a game that is often played by my friend and I (<) on the ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Complete each sentence below, using an objective pronoun. Then, tell how each pronoun is used in the sentence. 1). Skipping rope is a good form of exercise. Some athletes use (?) in their training. 2). My sister loves to jump rope. It gives (?) a chance to exercise and have ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
If I were or If I was Rules???
Saturday, April 20, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Complete each sentence below, using an objective pronoun. Then, tell how each pronoun is used in the sentence. 1). Skipping rope is a good form of exercise. Some athletes use (?) in their jumping. 2). My sister loves to jump rope. It gives (?) a chance to exercise and have fun...
Friday, April 19, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Complete each sentence, using a nominative pronoun. Identify how the pronoun is used in the sentence. 1). Yesterday, my little sister Jessica and(?) played hopscotch on the sidewalk. 2). It was (?) who drew the hopscotch board with chalk. 3). (?) collected rocks to mark our ...
Friday, April 19, 2013 by Anonymous

grammar
The song You Are My Sunshine always cheers me up. (1 point)
Friday, April 19, 2013 by Carlie

Grammar
Write "Incorrect" if "good" or "well" is used incorrectly. Write "Correct" if "good" or "well" is used correctly. 1). I'll do good in college. 2). Being conscientious will help me succeed good in life. 3). I'...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by Anonymous

grammar
In what way will the recognition of writing patterns help you to grasp the main idea in a paragraph?
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
Hello. I read a few words and I didn't know what they were. Here are the words; Maw, Modest, impish, and zorua. If someone could explain the meaning of these words, I would be VERY grateful! ;) ----- angel assassin
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by AngelWolfAssassin

Grammar
Rewrite the paragraph below, correcting errors in verb usage. (1) History books have learned us many facts about Sir Francis Drake.(2)Much of Drake's fame lays in his having sailed around the world.(3)What he done was amazing.(4)In 1577, sailing from England, Drake had ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
Rewrite the paragraph below, correcting errors in verb usage. (1) History books have learned us many facts about Sir Francis Drake.(2)Much of Drake's fame lays in his having sailed around the world.(3)What he done was amazing.(4)In 1577, sailing from England, Drake had ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 by Anonymous

English
1. Which of the following would not be a good strategy for delivering a speech? Make sure your presentation equipment is running properly. *Start talking over the audience to quiet them down. Use correct grammar and well-formed sentences. Look directly at the members of your ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 by Cassie

Grammar
For questions 7–11, each sentence is missing one type of punctuation. Choose the letter of the punctuation that correctly completes each sentence. Key: ☺ = My Answer! 7. The pet stores shelves were filled with items I wanted for my pets. a. apostrophe ☺ b. ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 by Jman

GRAMMAR
CORRECT;SAM DEVICED THE PLAN WHICH WE PUT INTOACTION
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
CORRECT SENTENCE ; SHE REPLIED THAT SHE DID NOT AGREE WITH THE PLAN.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
CORRECT THIS SENTENCE ; I PREFER EATING FRIED FISH THAN EATING RICE.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
CORRECT THIS SENTENCE; Do not accept me to help that troublesome child.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
correct this sentence ; One must do things to please himself.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
whats the error in this sentence;please try and always do your best
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

6th grade grammar
Put brackets [ ] around the adverb in each of the following sentences. Write how if the adverbs tell how, when if the adverbs tells when, or where if the adverb tell where the action takes place. 1.Her grandmother said, “You cannot wear it now!” Please Help!
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Susan

Grammar
9. The Taj Mahal, not the Hanging Gardens, ______ built by Shah Jahan. *was were 10. In 1901, the seats in the car _____ placed back to back. was *were 11. The dishes on the counter _____ carefully stacked. is *are 12. The maximum number of passengers _____ posted in the front...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Oleo

GRAMMAR
WHAT IS THE VERB FOR CLEARNESS BRAVERY DISASTER AND CAUTION
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by Anonymous

GRAMMAR
WORD FORMATION.MY TEACHER GAVE ME A HOME WORK WITH STATES:FIND FIFTEEN WORDS ANS WRITE ITS ADVERB , VERB AND ADJECTIVE PLEASE GIVE ME A SITE WITH SOME OR HELP COME UP WITH SOME PPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL​LLLEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAA​...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar PLease Check MY answers!
Put brackets [ ] around the adverb in each of the following sentences. Write how if the adverbs tell how, when if the adverbs tells when, or where if the adverb tell where the action takes place. 1. Tameesha thought her prom gown draped beautifully. 2. She wanted to wear it ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 by Mandie

grammar
Where is the misplaced or dangling modifiers? 1.Climbing a mountian, fitness becomw all important.
Sunday, April 7, 2013 by shanna

grammar English
I am writing about interviewing Deaf Persons for my ASL research paper. The first person is Christian DeGuzman. He is profoundly deaf since birth, and about 2 or 3 years old later they found out that he was deaf that’s why. Christian grew up in Bay Area, went to ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 by Erin

Grammar
I'm doing a homework assignment - determining whether sentences are run-on, complete or usable. I'm stuck on this one. The patient obtained records in order to save the nurse a phone call to her previous doctor and she made sure to ask right away for this to be done to...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
Can you please define "usable sentence?" Can you please give me an example of a usable sentence? Thanks for your help.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
Which verb completes the sentence below correctly? Each of the players ______ given a small trophy. was *(my answer) were Thanks for the help!
Friday, April 5, 2013 by Oli

Grammar PLease Check MY answers!
Is there a mistake with the superlative adverb? 1. Thomas sauntered casuallyier to the podium and waited. a. Change casuallyier to most casually . b. Change casuallyier to casualiest . c. Change casuallyier to more casuallyier . d. Make no change. 2.. Andre has the worst ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by Mandie

grammar please help!
3. The sun shines more brightly at noon than at dusk. a. Change more to most . b. Change brightly to brighter . c. Change more brightly to brightlier . d. Make no change
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by Billy C.

6th grade grammar
Please help I have a test tomorrow! Is there a mistake with the comparative adverb? 1. Thomas jumped highly than he ever had before. a. Change highly to higher . b . Change highly to highlier . c. Change highly to more higher . d. Make no change. 2. Andre felt gooder after he...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by samantha

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Is this correct way to write the word "borrow" in present progressive tense? "Today, the average American is borrowing more money than ever before."
Thursday, March 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
How am I supposed to write the capitalized word in present progressive tense? "People (LIVE) today in a way that is very different from the way their parents and grandparents once lived."
Thursday, March 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
What is the present progressive tense of "study"?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
I apologize for asking the same question, but I misunderstood the directions. The following sentences are written in the present tense. Rewrite each sentence in each of the other five tenses. 1). I collect. 2). You split. 3). They teach. 4). We give. 5). It remains. My answers...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
The following sentences are written in the present tense. Rewrite each sentence in each of the other five tenses. 1). I collect. 2). You split. 3). They teach. 4). We give. 5). It remains. My answers: 1). Past: I collected Vanessa from her Seminary class. Future: I will ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar (Ms. Sue)
Indentify the tense of the underlined verb in each sentence below. 1). Statistics IS a branch of mathematics. 2). It DEALS with the study of numerical data. 3). Many people HAVE STUDIED statistics for work or fun. 4). Batting averages and scoring averages REPRESENT statistics...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by Anonymous

grammar
I [ran] around the track four times at the previous football game. OR I [have run] around the track four times at the previous football game?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 by Celest

grammar
Is saying "she's sitting in back of me" poor grammar.
Saturday, March 23, 2013 by Judy

Grammar
"They have lived in what is now Ghana for many centuries," she went on. Does this sentence need quotations
Thursday, March 21, 2013 by Dakota

Grammar
By, who were telephones improved? How can I know if this is right with who or should it be whom?
Monday, March 18, 2013 by Dakota

Grammar
Rive each of the following sentences, correcting the problems in usage. If a sentence contains no errors, write correct. 1). Bicycling is the reason why I cam with this group to Iowa.
Monday, March 18, 2013 by Anonymous

English
Could you please check the grammar in the following sentences? Thank you very much in advance. 1.I had just turned off the light to go to sleep and I was dozing off when I felt/experienced the greatest fear in my life 2.He had tried to get in touch with Sam when he arrived in ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 by John

Grammar
Rewrite each of the following run-ons. 1). Originally, humans domesticated animals for transportation the first animals to be used this way were camels, goats and oxen. 2). Another important event was the invention of the wheel, later crude carts and wagons were invented. 3). ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 by Anonymous

english grammar
Ramesh generally drinks an orange juice
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 by dennis

Grammar
Whom can you believe? Now if I change this into a statement You can believe whom. Whom is an object of the verb correct?
Monday, March 11, 2013 by Dakota

Grammar
Who do the Democrats prefer? Whom do the Democrats prefer? Which sentence is correct ?
Monday, March 11, 2013 by Dakota

grammar..
1. How do I cite quotations of a play? 2. How do I punctuate block quote? *****EXAMPLES WOULD BE HELPFUL!
Sunday, March 10, 2013 by Anonymous

grammar
So I am writing my paper and I am confused I know you use fewer when you have something countable like items. and less when its not a countable things. For my example would I say that 5% concentration of coffee had less of an effect of fewer effects than a 10% concentration of...
Saturday, March 9, 2013 by renee

grammar
For whom should we ask? IS whom subject ,object of preposition or dir ect object?
Friday, March 8, 2013 by sam

grammar
Everyone to whom she spoke smiled. Is whom the subject,object of preposition or direct object?
Friday, March 8, 2013 by sam

Grammar
Rives the paragraph below to create shorter, more direct sentences. Years ago, when most of today's model railroaders were still growing up, the toy world offed a number of fantastic electric train sets that included engines with real steam and whistles that blew, train ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar.....
She herself knows the truth. Is this correct? The reflexive pronoun is added for emphasis.
Sunday, March 3, 2013 by Anonymous

grammar..
Is it correct.... They themselves are greedy.
Sunday, March 3, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar.....
Is the sentence correct? When I checked the school website it says that there is no school on Friday.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 by Anonymous

English/Grammar
There's something wrong with this sentence but I can't put my finger on it!! The federal government has put into effect a mandate that requires all gasoline in Canada to contain 5 percent ethanol.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 by a Canadian

Grammar,English
I wwas told to write a 3 syllable word for each clue. The first letter is provided. 1.Rational or reasonable [Clue:L} 2.To stand for or symbolise {clue:R]
Thursday, February 28, 2013 by Denzel

English: Please help
17. If you want to find the answer to a question about grammar, usage, or mechanics for your formal writing, which professional resource would not be helpful? A.) Essential Idioms in English B.) The Chicago Manual of Style C.) A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by sarah

4th grade grammar
1. clean the campsite well or good 2. eat well or good
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by daniel's mom

Grammar...
Is there an apostrophe? Her coat is different from that of her sister's.
Sunday, February 24, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
How is the CAP'S noun clause used in this sentence? What I want to know is HOW ARE WE GOING TO PAY FOR THIS. A. Subject B. Direct Object C. Object of a Preposition D. Predicate Nominative
Thursday, February 21, 2013 by mysterychicken2

Grammar
How is the CAP'S noun clause used in this sentence? What I want to know is HOW ARE WE GOING TO PAY FOR THIS. A. Subject B. Direct Object C. Object of a Preposition D. Predicate Nominative
Thursday, February 21, 2013 by mysterychicken2

English
This is a chemistry lab report, but I was wondering if someone could edit the grammar and look at the sentence structure, etc. I know it's really long and boring, but even if you just look over a bit of it, I would really appreciate it. And I'm assuming you don't ...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 by a Canadian

Grammar
What kind of clause is the phrase in CAPS? Is that the girl WHOSE FATHER WORKS AT A GARAGE? Any help is appreciated -MC2
Thursday, February 21, 2013 by mysterychicken2

grammar
I am supposed to find the infinitive phrases in sentences, then name them as subjects, direct objects, predicate nominatives, object of a prepositions, or appositives. thing is, i can barely remember what all of these mean, and whether infinitive phrases relate to them or not...
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 by not good at grammar

Grammar.....
She or her? There shouldn't be any similarities between ( her, she) and Pat. My answer: her
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by Anonymous

Grammar
one last question sorry: Which is correct? (1) He took the news bad. (2) He took the news badly.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by Angie

Grammar
what prefix turns the word "town" into a word meaning "center of town"?
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by Angie

Grammar- (Ms. Sue)
For each of the following sentences, write the elliptical clause. Next to it, write out the full adverb clause, adding the understood words. 1). The Dead Sea in Israel has a lower elevation than Death Valley in California. 2). I enjoy Jerusalem more than Tel Aviv. 3). Israel&#...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Victoria

Grammar
For each of the following sentences, write the elliptical clause. Next to it, write out the full adverb clause, adding the understood words. 1). The Dead Sea in Israel has a lower elevation than Death Valley in California. 2). I enjoy Jerusalem more than Tel Aviv. 3). Israel&#...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Victoria

English
Hello. I will be grateful for some grammar help. 1)Which tense is correct in the context: "they will get the documents ready by Friday" or "they will have got the documents ready by Friday"? Are both structures possible? 2)Is it possible to use "after&...
Friday, February 8, 2013 by Ilma

grammar, contractions and negatives
No one, or Someone who bought a car for transportation was not considered sane.
Thursday, February 7, 2013 by robin

Grammar
Combine each pair of sentences by changing one of them into an adverb clause. 1). Jerusalem is a great vacation destination. It is filled with interesting historical sites. 2). Traveling through the desert in Israel can be tiring for visitors. Temperatures often exceed 100 ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 by Victoria

Grammar
Change the second sentence in each of the following pairs into an adjective clause. Then, make the adjective clause part of the first sentence. You may have to add commas before and after some of the adjective clauses. 1). The West Bank is in the Judeo-Galilean Highlands. ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 by Victoria

grammar
Scientists report (1) that creatures living in the deep sea are in danger of starving to death. Millions of undiscovered species live, in the deep sea. Creatures in the seabed are suffering from growing food shortages. Which may be a result of rising sea temperatures. ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by matt

grammar
Phiilidelphia is located in Pennsylvania. It is located on the Delaware River. (combine the sentences with a phrase)
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by star

Grammar
Use the infinitives below to write ten sentence. Label each use of the infinitive a noun, an adjective, or an adverb. 1). to sing 2). to drive 3). to give 4). to walk 5). to tell 6). to contribute 7). to act 8). to be 9). to sleep 10). to dream These are my answers to the ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Victoria

Grammar (Last one :) )
Except for Ronnie and _____, everyone was on time. him(my answer) he Between you and _____, I know the answer to the mystery. I me(my answer) Leave your message with Ms. Horioka and _____. me(my answer) I It was Geraldine Ferraro _______ ran for vice president in 1984. who(my ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Anon

English-Grammar
Decide if the underlined (in parentheses) pronoun in the sentences below is used as a subject, a predicate nominative, or an appositive. Both Ben and (he) will graduate at the same time. (my answer)subject predicate nominative appositive The driver of that station was (she). ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Anon

English-Grammar
Identify how the underlined pronoun in each sentence is being used. 18. Someone sent Ed and (me) a text from an unknown phone. direct object (my answer)indirect object 19. Mr. Simons saw Owen and (us) at the registry. (my answer)direct object indirect object 20. Show Edie and...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Anon

Grammar
Hi means what?
Monday, February 4, 2013 by Tam

English and Grammar
Primal fear is thriller, crime, mystery movie. The film is set in the courtroom and church the City of Chicago in the year 1990’s. The movie is directed by Gregory Hoblit and this was his first theatrical film released. The movie is an adaptation of William Diehl’s ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by reznm

grammar
How do you combine these two sentences: The first atomic bomb was tested in 1945. It was exploded on the White Sands Proving Grounds.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by Victoria

Grammar
Which of the following words does NOT share the same etymology as the vocabulary word symmetry? A.synthesize B.symbol C.symphony D.sympathetic I think the answer is B. symbol. Thanks for the help :)
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by Anon

grammar
Give the pronoun that would replace the underlined nouns... In the first sentence it says Sheila's picture won first place in the art contest And it has Sheila an picture underlined .... And I know that Sheila would b replaced with age but what about picture?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by helping my son w/ H.Wan tryin to impress ;-)

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