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grammar
Which is the best linking word to make the following sentence correct? The dog started barking __________ he sensed a threat.A. untilB. becauseC. beforeD. whether
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:40pm

English
In English, it's not always easy or logical to state a rule for the use of articles (a, an, the). Here are a couple of webpages that try: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/d​eterminers/determiners.htm From http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/i​ndex2.htm...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 8:47am

writing
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​omposition/endings.htm Please read this webpage very carefully. It'll give you plenty of ideas you can use. The one thing you DON'T want to do is just rephrase your introduction!! Please post your conclusion once you'...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 3:45pm

english
aspirations means hopes Curriculums in English includes grammar, literature, and writing.
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 11:20pm

Beginner latin
Can someone please give me five or four basic/beginner sentences that contain plural and singular words so I can translate them and you see if they are right? I have a test over grammar tomorrow, I can do sentences like: The girls were running through the fields. etc
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 5:51pm

writing
DON'T start any paper's first draft by writing the introduction! How can you introduce a paper that you haven't written yet? Follow the writing process, whether you're writing a paragraph, an essay, or a research paper … for science, history, English, or ...
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 5:33pm

English
I take it you don't know what a fragment is; sometimes it's called an incomplete sentence. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/f​ragments.htm Prune any unneeded words: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​oncise.htm What's going on here? "...
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 4:36pm

English
Lower-case "c" on "Children's" -- in fact, double-check ALL capital letters and make absolutely sure they need to be capitals. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​apitals.htm Delete the unnecessary words: very, great (unless you're ...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 12:08pm

grammar
No. It's clear that "their" refers to "most moviegoers."
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 6:21pm

grammar
Most moviegoers like to bring their own snacks to save money. Does this sentence have a pronoun antecedent error?
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 6:17pm

english
Also ... check out #7 here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​lague.htm
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 7:15am

english
Could you pls check the grammar of the following sentence Many teenagers are determined to be policemen due to the mighty image of the policemen.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 3:33am

poetry
You've told us your assignment, but you haven't said what kind of help you are looking for. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Do you need help with the writing process itself? http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/catalogue.ht​ml#org from http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/catalogue.ht​...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 9:14am

englsih
As my english is not good, could you please check the grammar of the following sentence. Thank you!!! What they care about most are money, stock prices and problems concerning about finance. They may never notice that there are lots of social problems which actually need their...
Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 12:01pm

English
"it lives" is simply the present tense form, and for 3rd person singular, we add an -s in English. "can" is used here as an auxiliary verb, and needs to be used with a verb's first principal part. Read and study this webpage for a really good ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 11:41pm

Writing
Have you ever ignored someone who needed help and felt guilty afterward? Once there was a man who ignored an injured dog as everybody else was doing. He assumed that it was not injured, but he later found out that the dog had been injured. Fortunately, a lady took it to the ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 12:55pm

Grammar
Both are correct, depending upon the context. For example: We hadn't talked for a while until I called her last week. Since we haven't talked for a while, I'll call her tonight.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 12:02pm

Grammar
Which is correct? We hadn't talked for a while. Or We haven't talked for a while.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 11:59am

Writing
Yeah, I agree with you that I am too general. Specific details are important. I just need to practice and work on grammar. I feel better that you encountered other kids like me... Thank you for pointing out my weaknesses. Have a great day/evening! :)
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 11:06pm

ECE311 Early childhood curriculum
1. Primary-grade teachers should encourage students to __________ a.downplay the importance of grammar and spelling. b.experiment with invented spelling. c.use critical thinking skills when writing. d.read more picture books.
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 10:15pm

Grammar
Is "cousins" singular or plural? Choose the matching verb.
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 1:11pm

Grammar
Which sentence is correct? These are my cousins. Or This is my cousins.
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 1:09pm

Writing
Really, it is obligated everywhere we go. <~~What does that mean?? - This means that whenever we go somewhere and see that others need help we are obligated to help them. The phrasing “it is obligated” is both vague (what is “it”?) and includes ...
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 12:32pm

grammar
b.
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:40pm

grammar
In Which oneof the following sentences is the number written correctly? A.the parcel of land was advertised as two hundred forty-three and three-quarters acres.b.the college has an,endowment of more than $187million.c.john just paid $33 thousand forhis New car.d.one hundred ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:34pm

English
Start with one of your choices. Follow the writing process, whether you're writing a paragraph, an essay, or a research paper: Prewriting: Brainstorm, research, plan, outline, thesis statement Writing: Write first draft by starting with section II of your outline; write ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 11:11am

Writing
How to write an introduction: http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/in​tro.html and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/i​ntros.htm How to write a thesis statement: http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/th​esistatement.html Now let's take a look at ...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 2:49pm

Grammar
Both are correct. The first would be correct in this context: I ran into Mabel last week. We hadn't talked in a long time.
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 4:24pm

Grammar
Which is correct? We hadn't talked for a long time. OR We haven't talked for a long time. I think the second one.
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 3:58pm

Grammar
This was carried sharply down through the skin and subcutaneous tissue t the transverse carpal ligament.
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 1:15pm

Writing
You let grammar errors slip...even though this is supposed to be a draft, ...<<things like this get the readers attention "Cheating leads to the loss of decision making and mistrust.>> How is that sentence wrong?
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 11:03pm

Writing
I give it a 3 on the ACT scoring criteria. You did not cite any authority, thus, your writing is opinion only, but you wrote your opinions as if true fact. At least you could have said, "in my opinion",or "based on my experience". You tend to write in ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:03pm

Grammar
Yes. Both sentences are correct.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 1:06pm

Grammar
Wife's first time making pumpkin bread. Can I correct like this? His wife made pumpkin bread for the first time. Or This is the first time my wife made pumpkin bread.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 12:48pm

english
Need Help getting started.. For the following exercise, you will need to write a short paragraph of your own. Remember to use the grammar guidelines and sentence consolidation strategies of the previous lessons. This might also be a good opportunity to practice using some of ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:56am

Grammar
That's not a sentence. It's a fragment. It's missing the main verb. Also the word "The" or "His" needs to be included before "wife's" in order to be smoothed out.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:43am

Grammar
Is this sentence correct? Wife's first time making pumpkin bread.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:40am

Writing
I'd give this a 4, but a weak one. You have all the elements organized well -- thesis, face opponents, explain own case, etc. -- but it's not smooth. That's probably because you wrote it in 30 minutes. There are some errors in punctuation which lead to sentence ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 7:51am

Grammar
1. Yes, the answer key is right that the answer is A. Both commas are needed for the very reason given -- that the words between the commas can be pulled out and the rest of the sentence would read just fine and there'd be no significant change in meaning. All the other ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 7:45am

Grammar
Thus, Vlad [could, and did, refer]to himself as "Dracula" and even signed official documents with that sobriquet. A. NO CHANGE B. could, and did refer C. could and did, refer D. calls and refers The answer key says: If you look at (C) and (D), you will see that they ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 11:36pm

english
In our search, to see is never found with an adjective phrase, whereas to smell and to look took nearly the same number of adjective phrases (see Table 2). We don’t find many subordinate clause complements in our research for the three verbs. To look only took a ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 4:41pm

Grammar
What is your question?
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1:46pm

Grammar
the external oblique fascia was then incised and the incision was lengthened in the direction of the fibers.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1:44pm

English grammar
I, Mr. Maria Lopez, am the bonafide borrower of a housing loan through PAG IBIG Corporation. Miss Rowena Loren is my authorized SPA, but she is moving to Hong Kong on August 10, 2013. I herby authorize Miss Nelia Magsayo as SPA for my housing loan. She can legally process and ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 8:18am

English grammar
please help me to correct my english grammar the letter below.. I mr. Maria lopez bonafide borrrower of housing loan through pag ibig corporation.Miss rowena loren is my authorized SPA, but because of the job opportunity and she is hired to in hongkong and due to leave on ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 3:52am

children growing up
that childrens mastery of language can be explained by the fact that childrens competence (understanding)of language exceeds their performance of language(expression)and that children make sense of sentences by tuning into the deep structure(grammar)which underlies spoken speech
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:58pm

children growing up
according to your study unit when discussing language development, performance refers to? a.understanding b.expression c.syntax d.grammar my answer is a
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:38pm

Grammar
Right. How much lemonade do you want? How much money does he make an hour? How many cups of coffee did you drink? How many cups of flour do you need?
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 12:12pm

Grammar
Do you use "how much" for uncountable nouns and "how many" for countable nouns? Please give me examples.
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 12:05pm

Grammar
The first is an incomplete sentence. The second is correct.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 11:02pm

Grammar
Which is correct? How many cups of flour? Or How much (flour) do you need?
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 10:48pm

Spanish Literature
My assignment is as follows: How do you perceive the reality and the fantasies in the readings of Jorge Luis Borges (El Sur and La Brujula), Julio Cortazar (Continuad de los parques and la noche boca arriba) and Carlos Fuentes (Chac Mool). The paper has to be written 3 pages ...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 10:02pm

Business Communications - English 101
Last one.... please check grammar/punctuation. Thanks!!!! You need to know some important information regarding medication you’re currently taking. After we reviewed our records, we find that approval for coverage of your medication, Nexium 40MG, is about to expire on ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 6:27pm

Business Communications - English 101
Should Dr. be spelled out in the inside address. Any other grammar/punctuation errors? Dr. Robert E. Grant Dental Care Associates 200 South Broad Street Charleston, South Carolina 29401 Dear Doctor Grant Retreatment has been completed on your patient, Janet Lee Jackson, on ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 5:34pm

Business Communications - English 101
A new and exciting change is about to premiere<~~I'm not sure I'd choose "premiere" for this sentence, unless it is something you KNOW all employees are looking forward to! for all Peachtree Professional Park personnel. Beginning June 1, 2013, the ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 5:50pm

english
being lower or getting lower which is the right grammar?
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 1:39pm

English
A composition is usually an essay. If you are just starting out learning how to write these, you should probably aim for a five paragraph essay. Here's a typical outline for such an essay: I. Introduction, including thesis statement. II. First main point, explaining one ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 9:46am

English grammar
c.
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 9:28pm

Business Communications - English 101
You're very welcome! I usually start with their index and then look up whatever I need to learn or explain: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/i​ndex2.htm
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 11:39am

Business Communications - English 101
Yes, they should be written out. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/n​umbers.htm This is a good webpage to bookmark whenever you're facing a numeral/spelled-out-number question.
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 10:48am

English
Hey, just look up the grammar, tenses and wheter I use the right words, ok? It is for an oral excercise so the spelling isen't important. Thanks and now the text: Mandy: Good Morning and welcome to the morning show with me: Mandy Melrose! Today I wanna talk with you about ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 3:01pm

grammar
what i do and i want to do
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 7:04am

English composition
Are you having trouble coming up with a topic? Or has your teacher assigned one? Read through these and see what you decide: http://grammar.about.com/od/developinges​says/a/topclassif2007.htm http://infotrac.thomsonlearning.com/info​write/ex_division.htm http://...
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 1:31pm

English composition
What is your topic? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​omposition/classification.htm
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 1:06pm

business
First, I'd advise the employee to watch his/her grammar. This question has a pronoun-antecedent error. It also lacks a parallel structure. Then, as in all communications, strive for honesty and clarity.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 11:45am

Grammar
Noun
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 9:34am

Grammar
Noun
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 9:34am

Writing
My corrections (please check grammar...etc): As I reflected back I realized that my friends got better grades than me. ...better grades than me... What is wrong with this? ...seek for help... What is wrong with this? ... it instead learns... What is wrong with this? Literally...
Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 3:23pm

Writing
#1 - Rephrase so there are NO instances of "you" or any of its forms anywhere in the paper. #2 - Wherever wording (word order, word choice) makes the reader have to read a sentence more than once, there's a problem. Please give this paper to someone else, and ask...
Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 9:06am

Writing
The content is fine ... you have more examples and good details in here. There are mechanical problems (grammar, punctuation ... ) but they don't detract from the message you're trying to get across. I'd give this paper a high 4 or a low 5.
Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 11:05am

Writing
First of all, I see one too-long paragraph. If you have written in multiple paragraphs, you'll need to indicate that on this website by hitting the Enter key TWICE at the end of each paragraph. Overall, I'd give this a 3, and here's why: ~ too many generalities; ...
Friday, June 28, 2013 at 8:04am

English grammar
No one knows what YOU think about having these things in YOUR school, but here are some general organization ideas: 1st paragraph: Introduction, including thesis statement <~~write this paragraph AFTER writing the middle paragraphs 2nd: hobby room -- 6 sentences about what...
Friday, June 28, 2013 at 7:58am

English
In 3, "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" <~~poem titles, song titles, article titles, editorial titles, etc., need to be in quotation marks. Titles of books, films, artworks, plays, etc., need to be italicized. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/i​talics.htm ...
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 4:08pm

English grammar
#1 - No one here will write your assignment for you. #2 - Only you can write this. Do you understand why? If you have a specific question about this assignment, please ask it. But don't expect anyone to do your work for you.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 8:31am

English
Can you please help me express the first two questions? I also need you to go through the other questions and tell me if they are grammatically correct. Thank you very much in advance. 1) What role does time play in the narrative technique of the interior monologue? 2) Which ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 11:05am

grammar
The Appositive phrase is: My youngest sister Noun defined is : Mary that's what I think.
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 7:57am

conditional sentence
1 is wrong. The other two are right. http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/verbs​-conditional_4.htm
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 3:08pm

Grammar
Both your answers are correct.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:43pm

Grammar
morpheme
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:03pm

Grammar
mopheme
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:02pm

grammar
correct
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 9:32am

conditional sentence
Please re-think these, using the information here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​onditional2.htm #2 - the only correct one
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 9:31am

Grammar
What's a porpheme? And remember the difference between "its" and "it's" please.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 8:50am

grammar
1."interest" is the root morpheme of the word disinterestedly Answer "Yes" interest is the root morpheme
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:54am

Grammar
Which of these words contain an inflectional morpheme? 1. Successful 2. Acted Answer "Acted" A. Is this a correct statement? A syllable is defined by it's sound, but a porpheme is defined by it's meaning Answer "yes"
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:51am

Grammar
3. Correct 4. Wrong 5. Correct 6. Correct 7. Another comma is needed. 8. Another comma is needed.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 9:49pm

Grammar
Check my corrections on the other post.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 9:37pm

Grammar
Please check. 3. Our apartment is downtown; theirs is uptown. 4. "Then," the witness continued, "we heard someone yell" 'Who's in there?' 5. Could you find the article "Gulliver's Travels Revisited" in our library? 6. Sheila asked...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 9:37pm

Grammar
1. Pliers' Grip 2. If you're calling the repairman, wait; the TV's working fine now. I'll be glad to check your corrections for the other sentences.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7:41pm

Grammar
Punctuate correctly. 1. Plier's Grip 2. If your calling the repairman, wait; the TVs working fine now. 3. Our apartment is downtown; there's is uptown. 4. Then, the witness continued, we heard someone yell Who's in there? 5. Could you find the article Gulliver'...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 7:27pm

Grammar
Did you ever hear of proper capitalization and punctuation? I'll be glad to check your corrections.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 12:44pm

Grammar
I'm sending an email to my teacher. and I wanna know how to send it like the correct way. Hi Miss rodriguez I wanted to know what's my score for reading they still haven't posted it on the portal
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 12:32pm

types of buisness writing
http://grammar.about.com/od/developinges​says/a/profemails.htm http://www.wikihow.com/Write-Business-Em​ails What is your topic? Give it a try and then re-post. Someone here will be happy to check your work.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 10:08am

English Pls Writeacher Help me by checking my work
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/hyphen.htm In addition to separating a city's name from its state's name with a comma, you need a comma AFTER the state's name unless it's at the end of a sentence. EX: Peoria, Illinois, is farther from ...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 6:41pm

GRAMMAR - MT
The T-2 weighted sagital image revealed foraminel compromise and C4-C5 disk herniation.
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 1:53pm

English Pls Ms. Sue help me by checking my work
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resour​ce/735/02/ and http://www.wwu.edu/journalism/syllabi/20​7labmanual.htm and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/i​ndex2.htm 11, 20. Read up on when to capitalize and when not. 12. I think the original was correct. 13...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 8:42am

English Pls Ms. Sue help me by checking my work
Please replace the incorrect words with correct words in the following sentences using AP Style. There may be more than one error per sentence; all sentences contain at least one error. Use correct AP style, punctuation, grammar and spelling errors.) 11. Original: More than ...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 6:36am

English Pls Writeacher Help me by checking my work
Please replace the incorrect words with correct words in the following sentences using AP Style. There may be more than one error per sentence; all sentences contain at least one error. Use correct AP style, punctuation, grammar and spelling errors.) 1. Original: California&#...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 6:30am

Grammar
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=137​0779430
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 10:23pm

Grammar
1.Each modal has one agreed meaning 2.Modals are conjugated in the same way as other auxillaries 3.modals influence sentence form, but not meaning. Answer madals are conjucated in the same way as other auxillaries
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 10:19pm

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