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English (Grammar)
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/phrases.htm#infinitive Take a look at the first section here in which infinitive phrases are explained and illustrated. All of the infinitive phrases in these sentences occur AFTER the main verb in each sentence, right? Some are ...
November 9, 2014

English
I think it's D.
November 9, 2014

anthropology - incomplete
Are you supposed to guess?
November 9, 2014

Health
You're welcome.
November 9, 2014

Health
I vote for C.
November 9, 2014

Health
Which one do YOU THINK is correct?
November 9, 2014

English
Correction in punctuation: I can't walk anymore. Then James said, "Come on! We're almost at the top." "Come on!" means keep walking, don't stop now!
November 9, 2014

Goverment
This is an opinion question, and I guarantee your teacher wants YOUR opinion and reasons, not mine!! Let us know what YOU THINK and how you'll write it up, and someone here may be able to give you feedback.
November 9, 2014

American Constitutional Law
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/articlev
November 9, 2014

english 4
Which words are italicized? Which are the original words and which are your revised words?
November 9, 2014

government
Read lots: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/11/us-2014-mid-term-election-results http://www.cnn.com/search/?query=2014+elections&x=0&y=0&primaryType=mixed&sortBy=relevance&intl=false ... and many other websites. Or you can just go to www.google.com and enter ...
November 9, 2014

geography
And you think the answer is ... ??
November 9, 2014

English
I don't see any. http://www.thesaurus.com/browse/change?s=t
November 9, 2014

English
Yes, the whole sentence is in present tense. In this sentence, "banished" is a past participle (not a complete verb with a subject), which is being used as an adjective to modify "ingredients." Frankly, though, I think the sentence would read better in one ...
November 9, 2014

history
The Civil Rights movement didn't really get off the ground until the 1950s and 1960s. When was Roosevelt president? Which of the four doesn't fit the timeline of his presidency?
November 8, 2014

Social Studies
You need to know ... -------------- 1. Go to http://www.google.com or http://www.bing.com 2. Type in US Constitution distributes and limits powers (or whatever search terms you need). Press Enter. 3. Read different search results until you find what you need. 4. Re-search with...
November 8, 2014

Social Studies - ??
This is incomplete. Are you supposed to write a paper on this topic? Do you need to learn how to search for such information? Or what?
November 8, 2014

S.S.
I've seen this question before, and I'm not sure there is one right answer. Too bad there's not "all of the above" or "none of the above" to choose from. However, since the civil rights leaders were not policemen, I'd discount C. And B is ...
November 8, 2014

Spanish Help? Please.
Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting.
November 8, 2014

Grammar - very incomplete
You'll need to provide more context than this! Please provide the whole sentence in which you wish to include this phrase.
November 8, 2014

Mechanical Behavior of Materials
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November 8, 2014

Mechanical Behavior of Materials
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November 8, 2014

Mechanical Behavior of Materials
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November 8, 2014

Mechanical Behavior of Materials
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November 8, 2014

Art History
http://www.penfield.edu/webpages/jgiotto/onlinetextbook.cfm?subpage=1525826 See paragraph 3. If you meant "year-round," then I agree with you.
November 8, 2014

Art History
Please proofread what you typed for A.
November 8, 2014

Art History
I agree.
November 8, 2014

Preschool Creative Thinking
I'd say "as long as it doesn't hurt anyone else!" But that's not one of your choices, is it? What is meant by "non-conformist" in the context of your lesson? That term has LOTS of different connotations!
November 8, 2014

Enlgish
Once you decide what is meant by "human trait," you'll be fine. How has your teacher defined the term for you?
November 8, 2014

English
"that he is rich" is a noun clause, but for the life of me, I can't remember what this construction is called! If you want to consider "of" omitted, then this noun cause could be called the object of the understood preposition. Go here -- http://grammar...
November 8, 2014

English
Both are right, but they mean different things. 1 and 3 mean "you" have a choice. 2 and 4 mean that "you" are being warned not to do something.
November 7, 2014

English
1 is correct. 2 and 3 are incorrect. 4 is incorrect. 5 and 6 are okay, but don't mean the same as 1.
November 7, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
I'd vote for B ... it reads more factually than A does. I am going to be very wealthy .... rather than I will feel flush ... JMHO!
November 7, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
Actually, the way they're written, it looks as if there are two correct answers here. Hmmmm...
November 7, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
No. That's not a fact. That's an "if" sentence.
November 7, 2014

L.A.Help!!!!!!
Which one states a fact, not a wish or a hope or an "if-only"?
November 7, 2014

Early Childhood Education
Which do YOU THINK is correct?
November 7, 2014

information technology
1. Go to http://www.google.com 2. Type in model for communication (or whatever search terms you need). Press Enter. 3. Read different search results until you find what you need. 4. Re-search with different search terms if you don't find all you need.
November 7, 2014

Information and communication technology
1. Go to http://www.google.com 2. Type in new communication technology not yet in use (or whatever search terms you need). Press Enter. 3. Read different search results until you find what you need. 4. Re-search with different search terms if you don't find all you need.
November 7, 2014

English
All are correct, but 1 and 3 are used most often.
November 7, 2014

English
All are grammatically correct. Sentences 1 and 3 are most commonly used.
November 7, 2014

communication
1. Go to http://www.google.com 2. Type in four principles of verbal communication (or whatever search terms you need). Press Enter. 3. Read different search results until you find what you need. 4. Re-search with different search terms if you don't find all you need.
November 7, 2014

P.E. help please
No
November 7, 2014

language arts HELP
Which one states a fact, not a wish or a hope or an "if-only"?
November 7, 2014

Language arts Help
If you went to www.thesaurus.com and looked up "pervadiing" -- and then came to the conclusion it's B, then what's the problem? Trusting yourself is a big part of education, too.
November 6, 2014

Language arts Help
You should be using dictionaries and a thesaurus for synonyms and antonyms. Www.dictionary.com Www.thesaurus.com
November 6, 2014

art
Yes, A.
November 6, 2014

Language arts Help
Yes
November 6, 2014

Please Check Answers for Health
I agree with all three of your answers, but there are some who would disagree with your answer for 2. What does your text say?
November 6, 2014

L/A
Don't guess! You're right.
November 6, 2014

L/A
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbtenseintro.html http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/verb-tenses.html
November 6, 2014

L/A
Future tenses have "will" or "shall" in them. Perfect tenses have a form of "have" in them. Does C have both forms?
November 6, 2014

L/A
If you choose C, then this would be correct: They have skiing in the mountains all their lives. Is that correct?
November 6, 2014

English
You're very welcome. I've always thought relative pronouns are tricky, and the need to identify the verb first and then the subject is the only way I can keep these things straight in my mind!! =)
November 6, 2014

English
Right. So "that" is the direct object!
November 6, 2014

English
First, find the verb in that clause. Then tell us who or what is doing that action.
November 6, 2014

English
And "The Titanic."
November 6, 2014

math
I'm not a math teacher, but I don't think so!! What is x^3 that results in 66?
November 6, 2014

reading
I agree.
November 6, 2014

reading
I'd choose C.
November 6, 2014

English
See #3 here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
November 6, 2014

English
No! "If you hurry" is a dependent clause, not an independent one. There needs to be a comma after it, before the main (independent) clause.
November 6, 2014

???
School Subject: _______ (Examples: math, science, algebra, geography)
November 6, 2014

English
Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting. ------------ http://www.google.com/search?q=romantics+%22walt+whitman%22+%22emily+dickinson%22&oq=romantics+%22walt+whitman%22+%...
November 6, 2014

???
School Subject: _______ (Examples: math, science, algebra, geography)
November 6, 2014

Biology
Good for you! Google is a wonderful thing, isn't it?? =)
November 6, 2014

english
Here are some questions to ask yourself and do some journal writing or bubble-clustering (brainstorming!): "mobile culture" means what to you? Does it mean that people move around a lot, from home to home, from country to country, or ... ? Does it mean that many, ...
November 6, 2014

english
What does that mean? Do you need to read one? Or do you need to write one?
November 6, 2014

English
Are you writing about the glasses (spectacles) people wear to improve their eyesight? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glasses Rather than "arms" we use the term "temples" or "temple pieces" -- http://www.eyeglassdirect.com/imgs/glass-diagram.jpg...
November 6, 2014

composition II
Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting. ---------- If you write what YOU THINK and post it, someone here may be able to give you feedback.
November 6, 2014

criminology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment#History Be sure to read through all the different ways in which capital punishment has been carried out over the centuries. Has any of these hundreds of ways in which governments have conducted capital punishment ever deterred ...
November 6, 2014

composition II
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
November 5, 2014

composition II
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November 5, 2014

English
1 - 3 are fine. 4 needs a past tense after "where" because of the past tense before "where"!
November 5, 2014

English
You wrote this: "If u have two independent clauses with a conjunction do I use a comma." Then you wrote this: "It seems the more I read on it the more confused I get." That sentence doesn't match the description you gave. Did you intend them to match? ...
November 5, 2014

English
You write it, and someone here will give you feedback.
November 5, 2014

verb in each of the following sentence
"get" = present tense
November 5, 2014

Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics
An independent clause can be a sentence on its own. Which do you think it is?
November 5, 2014

pe
Did you read this before you hit Submit Question? Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting. --------- Someone here will be happy to read what you write and give you ...
November 5, 2014

English
Yes ... all are correct and mean about the same thing.
November 5, 2014

English
They mean the same thing, but #2 is by far the better phrased sentence.
November 5, 2014

English
I like 1 and 3 best, but 2 is also considered correct these days. =)
November 5, 2014

English
d is correct
November 5, 2014

English
Your second post is correct. Nice!
November 4, 2014

English
No. First, find the verbs.
November 4, 2014

English
You're welcome.
November 4, 2014

English
http://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/c/the-call-of-the-wild/book-summary
November 4, 2014

English
Ms. Sue is right. There is no comma needed in your sentence. Here's a well written webpage explaining the comma rules, with examples: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Be sure you check them all out!
November 4, 2014

adolescent psycoloy
What you wrote is difficult to understand, but I think you're asking about two different things. How to do good PowerPoint presentations: http://www.google.com/search?q=how+to+do+good+powerpoints&oq=how+to+do+good+powerpoints&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64.6096j0j7&sourceid=...
November 4, 2014

English
The question ends with the word "except." I'd choose A.
November 4, 2014

English
Are all compound predicates passive?
November 4, 2014

English
"when" is the introductory word for the dependent clause "when you drive at night." That dependent clause as a whole modifies the verb, "do take"
November 4, 2014

English
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Yes, "Both" is an indefinite pronoun. And "they" is a personal pronoun. And "themselves" is a reflexive pronoun. Be sure to read through the different types of pronouns on this webpage.
November 4, 2014

English
Both are pronouns, yes ... and are used as pronouns in this sentence.
November 4, 2014

English
Simply because the sentence begins with an interrogative word doesn't mean it's a question. A question mark there is an error. Ask yourself ... is this truly a question? Or is it a remark about beautiful weather or a wonderful party? Or? Grammatically, this is not a ...
November 4, 2014

English
The reasons for using the exclamation mark are especially well stated in the linked webpage above. You'll need to give me some examples for the rest of your question: "... even when considering only grammar..."
November 4, 2014

English
Exclamation mark. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/exclamation.htm
November 4, 2014

english 4
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1375191638
November 4, 2014

English
You're very welcome.
November 4, 2014

English
Fine.
November 4, 2014

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