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English: Predicates
Still not clear on predicates for my son. The sentence He traveled by train and riverboat. Is traveled by the simple predicate?
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 10:27pm by LisaMOM

English
In 1, 2, 3, and 5 -- you've given the simple subject or predicate, not the complete subjects or predicates. All of those word groups appear to be complete subjects and predicates. For 4, the simple predicate is only "were."
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 10:09pm by Ms. Sue

compound predicates
how do you use the word evaporate in a compound predicates?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 7:27pm by giulissa

english
examples of predicates and subjects
Monday, March 2, 2009 at 4:42pm by Anonymous

english
What is the scrambled word for simple predicates
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 9:38pm by Anonymous

5th grade
Complete Predicates-predicates complete predicate is all words other than the subject and its modifiers Complete Subjects- Example, The ball lay there. The ball is the complete subject. Hopew this helps
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 5:38pm by Tori

English
The three verbs (simple predicates) are studied saw examined
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 4:29pm by Ms. Sue

English
twitch and rub its back, there are two predicates but question asks for one
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 7:48pm by Isaac

English - Ms. Sue
Thank you - this is a little easier than complex-compounds and simple predicates for me.... :)
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 5:03pm by Deborah

4th grade english
i need help diagramming subjects,predicates,adjectives adn adverbs
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:42pm by jordyn

grammer
Compound subjects have two or more subjects. Examples: Larry and Jerry are twin brothers. TVs, computers, and cell phones were invented in the twentieth century. Compound predicates have two or more verbs. Examples (the simple predicates are underlined): The children came home...
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 6:25pm by Ms. Sue

Complete predicates and subjects
Complete subjects and predicates - Bailey, Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:52pm Ms. Sue, would crustaceans be the Complete Sub and the rest of the sentence be the complete predicate? If a sentence has the verb are, can that be a complete predicate as well?
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 10:03pm by bailey

Grammar
These sites have great explanations. http://pangea.tec.selu.edu/~vmartinez/ETEC644/english_simple_subject_simple_predicate.html http://www.hsunlimited.com/english-lessons/topic/simple-subjects-and-predicates.php
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 10:14pm by Ms. Sue

grammer
These two sites give good examples and explanations of compound subjects and predicates. http://ace.acadiau.ca/english/grammar/gsubpred.htm http://209.85.165.104/search?q=cache:U6taU1HSidYJ:classroom.jc-schools.net/la/activities/SubjPred.ppt+compound+subjects+and+predicates&hl...
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 6:25pm by GuruBlue

english
What are complete subjects and complete predicates
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 10:02pm by Carla

English/Grammer
My teacher didn't explain today's lessons about complete and simple predicates and subjects. How do you identiy them and what are they? Please give examples and explain them throughly.
Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 12:36am by Marina

English
Combine each pair of sentences use and,but,or, to join the two predicates The total suprised us. The total pleased us.
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:55pm by joshua

english
I need help understanding simple subjects and simple predicates. The sentence is: What is keeping them? I'm confused about which is the simple subject and simple predicate. Thank you
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 4:46pm by gracie

subjects and predicates
i need some more help about predicates and subjects what would the subject to these? _____________ i went to school last Wednesday what subject would go on the blank and how about these other blank subjects _________ did not understand the joke. ____________ barked so loudly ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2:25pm by brianna

predicates and subjects
hi
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11:04pm by courtney

Complete subjects and predicates
These answers are correct. 5. Seaweeds /CS 6. They CS 7. Carmen CS 8. Sea urchin CS 9. Their MOUTHS cs 10. Their sharp TEETH cs 11. Carmen CS 13. Carmen CS 14. Barnacles CS 16. Carmen CS ____________________________ You've listed no simple subjects. And none of your complete ...
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:48pm by Ms. Sue

English
Write each sentence pair. Underline the simple predicates then write a conjunction you could use to join them. Ray baked cookies. Ray served cookies.
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:33pm by joshua

social studies
subjets and predicates
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 9:41pm by katie

subjects and predicates
thank you ms. sue!!!!!
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2:25pm by brianna

7th grade
This site may help you with subjects and predicates. http://74.125.45.132/search?q=cache:fLNW_MWS2_8J:www.lexington1.net/technology/instruct/ppts/LAppts/35/SubjPred.ppt+subjects+predicates&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=9&gl=us&ie=UTF-8
Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 8:37pm by Ms. Sue

Predicates
The subject is Steel. The rest is the predicate.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 3:23pm by Ms. Sue

English
Would the answer be Ray baked and served cookies. the simple predicates would be baked and served.
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:33pm by joshua

6th grade
I need help on sentences subject and predicates
Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 5:54pm by Kayla

Predicates and subjects
Subject: The sun Predicate: shines
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 9:20pm by Ms. Sue

Complete subjects and predicates
A young boy asks for help.
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by michele

English
This is a compound sentence; each independent clause has its own simple predicate. Divide this into two (what could be two complete sentences). Then tell us what the verb for each clause is ... there will be TWO simple predicates.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 11:58am by Writeacher

grammar..subjects and predicates
what are some animals that live in the wild.
Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 2:38am by Anonymous

english
What do you think are the complete and simple predicates in these sentences? Remember, the simple predicate is the verb. The complete predicate is the verb plus the words that go with it We'll be glad to check your answers.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at 12:07pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
what the simple predicates male lion have shagy manes
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 8:45pm by sam

Predicates
What is the predicate in this sentence? Steel is an important metal for buildings and tools.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 3:23pm by Traci

languaje art
i have some sentences i need to separates subjects and predicates
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 9:13pm by carlos

writing
It can't be an complete predicate because predicates must have verbs. There is no verb in that phrase.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 8:42pm by Ms. Sue

subjects and predicates
The subject is the person or thing that is doing the action. I'll be glad to check your answers.
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2:25pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
Wrong, Robert. Predicates always include a verb. Hunter -- what do you think the predicate is?
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at 6:37pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
If you've only learned about simple predicates (verbs), then you'd underline "flourished" "grew".
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at 7:13pm by Ms. Sue

english
Correct each run-on sentence. Combine each pair of sentences into one sentence. You can make compound subjects, compound predicates, or compound sentences. Lee prepared a slide for Ann she observed tiny plants. Can you help me please to get example, please!!!!
Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at 2:01am by Urgent, thank you

Complete subjects and predicates
These past three days have been quiet and enjoyable. What is the subject
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by Tasha

English
I'll do the first one. 1. Subject: Anita's favorite program Predicate: changes the colors and sizes of the images I suggest you first find the verb and then ask who or what is doing this to find the subject. Note that 3 and 4 have two independent clauses -- so they have two ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 6:12pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
You may need to type the sentences here if copying and pasting doesn't work. Please indicate what you think are the subjects and predicates. We'll be glad to check your answers.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 9:09pm by Ms. Sue

7th grade
I am haveing trouble with Complete Subjects and Predicates. We have to write a short paragraph about an organization whose purpose we admire.
Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 8:37pm by alex

Language Arts
was born into slavery in 1862 in Holly Springs, Mississippi Usually predicates begin with the verb and continue to the end of the sentence.
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 9:44pm by Ms. Sue

Complete predicates and subjects
No. The verb "are" cannot be a complete predicate. See my previous response.
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 10:03pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
i cant figure out simple subjects and simple predicates in a sentence
Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 8:48pm by shelby

combining subjects and predicates
The sun shines. The sun heats the air,
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11:04pm by chris

5th grade
how do you know the difference between complete predicates and complete subjects
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 5:38pm by bradley

grammer
please explain compound subjects and compound predicates.
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 6:25pm by Bettie

Predicates and subjects
The sun shines. The sun beata the air
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 9:20pm by Anonymous

compound predicates
For a compound predicate, you'll need two verbs. The water evaporated and __________. What will you put in the blank?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 7:27pm by Writeacher

English: Predicates
The predicate in any sentence is the main verb and all the words and phrases that go with it. Or you could say it consists of everything in the sentence that isn't part of the complete subject! In your sentence above -- yes, the simple predicate (main verb) is "traveled" and ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 10:27pm by Writeacher

language
All of your answers are the complete predicates, except for # 5. What are the verbs in those sentences? 5. You missed the verb in the complete predicate.
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 5:47pm by Ms. Sue

Complete subjects and predicates
what is the complete subject and complete predicate to : These crustaceans wait for feeding time at high tide.
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by Bailey

English
This is not a simple sentence. It's a compound sentence with two subjects and two predicates. http://www.eslbee.com/sentences.htm
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 6:25pm by Ms. Sue

Predicit
Do you mean PREDICATE? The predicate of a sentence includes the verb, its objects (if any), and its modifiers (if any). I've boldfaced the predicates in these sentences. John can run fast. My sisters and I want pizza for dinner tonight. I cried.
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 6:20pm by Ms. Sue

Complete subjects and predicates
We'd be glad to check your answers. List the simple and complete subjects of each sentence.
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:48pm by Ms. Sue

English/Grammer
Having trouble finding the simple predicates in the follwing sentences.. 1.They have destroyed some buildings. 2.The insects bodies can turn wood into food. 3.The insects damage property. 4. These insects eat wood. 5. Most of the insects are workers or soldiers. 6. The mounds ...
Sunday, September 30, 2007 at 3:03pm by Dee

English
Check this list and definitions of literary devices. http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/de/resources/litdevices/index.html You have the correct subjects and predicates in the two sentences.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 8:16pm by Ms. Sue

Complete subjects and predicates
The complete subject is the words that come before the verb. The complete predicate begins with the verb and continues to the end of the sentence. Do you see what they are?
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by Ms. Sue

language arts
what are simple subjects ang simple predicates help me work due monday The simple subject is the one word that is doing the action. The simple subject in these examples are CAPITALIZED. LASSIE came home. ONE of my brothers plays football. Have YOU ever seen a ghost? A simple ...
Saturday, August 13, 2005 at 11:29am by autumn

English
This site explains understood subjects and predicates. http://www.upwritepress.com/_blog/Write_for_Business_-_Blog/post/Constructing_Sentences_Understood_Subject_and_Predicate_/ In your sentence, both the subject and the predicate are stated; they are not understood. Thus, C. ...
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 7:38pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
I have to find the simple subject and simple predicate in this sentence. Several North American cultures built large mounds of earth thousands of years ago and used them as burial places and foundations for buildings.(note that some subjects and predicates are compound)
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 5:25pm by ebony

English/Grammer
The simple predicate is always the verb or verbs. Helping verbs are included in the simple predicate, too. Some of our most common verbs are am, is, are, was, were, have, had, has, can, could, might, may. Other verbs show action like make, live, run, fly, drink, type, study, ...
Sunday, September 30, 2007 at 3:03pm by Ms. Sue

Complete subjects and predicates
Ms. Sue, would crustaceans be the Complete Sub and the rest of the sentence be the complete predicate? If a sentence has the verb are, can that be a complete predicate as well?
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by Bailey

language arts
identify the following sets of words as subjects,predicates,or complete sentences. 1.The apple 2.broke the window 3.Telephones ring 4.Ball bounce 5.The noisy trucks 6.Fell off the chair 7.A funny clown 8.The big comfortable couch 9.Ran down the street 10.A boy ate a hot wing
Wednesday, August 27, 2008 at 6:41pm by kia

Grammar
Complete verbs: 1. had been planned 2. had been Complete predicates (that is, everything except the subject and whatever modifies it): 1. had been secretly planned by the Wong twins. 2. hadn't ever been to a state fair before
Monday, May 11, 2009 at 2:52pm by Writeacher

Language Arts
Can someone tell me what the simple subject and simple predicates are in this sentence? Thanks Sports fans trade baseball, football, or basketball cards. a. sport fans/trade b. fans/or c. baseball/or d. fans/trade
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 5:08pm by Holly

Grammar
A simple sentence: A) Can be reversed and still mean the same thing. B) Expresses one complete thought with one subject and one predicate. C) Expresses one or more complete thoughts with one or more subjects and one or more predicates. D) Is easy to understand. My answer is C
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 6:52pm by Marie

Grammar
A simple sentence: A) Can be reversed and still mean the same thing. B) Expresses one complete thought with one subject and one predicate. C) Expresses one or more complete thoughts with one or more subjects and one or more predicates. D) Is easy to understand. My answer is C
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 7:02pm by Marie

grammar..subjects and predicates
1. When a person's entire name is listed, then the entire name is treated as ONE noun. Everything else here is right. 2. right 3. right 4. right 5. Rethink the CS; the rest is right. 6. right 7. right 8. What will you do with "Unfortunately"? And "never" is an adverb; the rest...
Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 2:38am by Writeacher

English HELLLLLLLLPPPPPPPPPPPPP!!!!!!!!!!!
okay, so i have this English test tommorow morning on subjects & predicates, can u please help me!!! My first question is, I know that a prepositional phrase isn't supposed to be included in the simple subject, but can it be included in the complete subject? For Example : On ...
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 8:02am by Shivangi

combining subjects and predicates
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/combining_skills.htm What is your specific question?
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11:04pm by Writeacher

language
Verbs in Predicates A. Write the verb in the complete predicate. 1. They climb mountain. 2. They sit by waterfalls. 3. Rangers share nature stories. 4. Guides explain different areas. 5. Visitor like the area. Answer 1. Climb mountains. 2. Sit by waterfalls. 3. Share nature ...
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 5:47pm by jjg

simple subjects,simple predicate
What do YOU think? http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/index.htm Click on Sentence Elements, and then read and study about subjects and predicates.
Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at 3:30am by Writeacher

Complete subjects and predicates
1. Girl is the CS Walks is the CP 2. Carmen /CS notices /Cp 3. water is CS collect is CP 4. Tide Pools is CS are Cp 5. Seaweeds /CS are CP 6. They CS Provide CP 7. Carmen CS watches CP 8. Sea urchin CS are Cp 9. Their MOUTHS cs are cp 10. Their sharp TEETH cs cut cp 11. Carmen...
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:48pm by Diane

Complete subjects and predicates
Simple subject: crustaceans Complete subject: These crustaceans Simple predicate: wait Complete predicate: wait for feeding time at high tide. The verb "are" is never the complete predicate. It's used as a helping verb with another verb or it's used to connect the subject with...
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:34pm by Ms. Sue

english
In each group,choose the sentence that has correctly drawn a line between the complete subject and complete predicate for each of the following sentences. The boy lost his lunch money. is there a website to help with this? Just about any sentence diagramming website (such as ...
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at 11:03am by jax

British Lit.
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 12:55pm by Cori

British Lit
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English? A.Old English B.Elizabethan English C. Middle English
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 4:38pm by Maggie May

british literature
this are the choices A. old english B. Elizabeth English C. Gothic English D. Middle English
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 6:41pm by nancy

English Expressions
ex) She is an English teacher. English teacher is a compound noun. When we stress the first noun, 'English', it means that she teaches English as a teacher. However, when we stress 'teacher', 'English' is used as an adjective. In this case, 'English teacher' means a teacher ...
Saturday, April 12, 2008 at 2:18am by John

Grammar
I don't understand predicates. What are they and how do I figure out what is the predicate in a sentence? The predicate is simply the main verb and all that modifies or describes it. He raced home as fast as he could. He = subject raced = main verb raced home as fast as he ...
Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 4:05pm by Natalie

English
You need to practice your English as much as possible. Try going for several hours or even a day without speaking your native language. Speak only English. Also, read as much English as you can. If you have specific questions, please post them here. We'll be glad to help you ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 11:49am by Ms. Sue

English
I really need your help to find a very simple science book in English which helps non-native English speakers to talk about biodiversity in water and water ways in English. Thank you.
Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 2:05pm by Henry2

English
Please help me with this... I haven't got much time, so the sooner the better :) Could you tell me what the simple subjects & simple predicates are in the following sentences? 1) Williamsburg is a restored colonial town in Virginia. 2) At this tourist attraction, consumed ...
Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 7:50pm by Mario Garcia

English
He is a good English speaker. He speaks English well. He is good at speaking English. (Are they all the same?)
Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 9:38pm by John

child development
That all depends on several factors. Did his family speak English only or another language when he was a baby and before he entered school? Is he learning English as a second language? Is he learning English as a native English speaker? How old is he now? ??
Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at 9:23pm by Writeacher

English grammar
Thank you. Would you let me know good websites where we can learn English with videos? Are there any sites where we can study English with subtitles?
Monday, December 10, 2007 at 6:37pm by John

pratical english
apparently i don't know my english either XD in my opinion, the english language is too complicated for its own good
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 9:52pm by Cody

ENGLISH
it is correct...i may not be an expert at math, but i sure am at english im getting a 100 in AP english!!! = )
Thursday, October 4, 2007 at 10:36pm by stacey

english
Can someone check my english essay. 700 words. I have English as 2nd language
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:19pm by Jon

English
Jen, that would depend. American English = analyze, BUT British English = analyse Sra (aka Mme)
Monday, May 10, 2010 at 9:51am by SraJMcGin

7th Grade English
btw ESL stand for english second laugange for students who dont speak english
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 7:04pm by Laruen

english
what does this old english mean in modern english goldsele gumena, gearwost wisse,
Monday, October 26, 2009 at 10:11pm by kate

english
Well, I'm guessing American and English are alike because Americans speak English as far as I know... Lol.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 11:22am by Lex

English
Does anyone know of a website that translates english into the shakespearean language? I can only find websites that translate shakespeare to modern english.
Monday, January 11, 2010 at 10:23pm by Morgan

English?
This sounds more like English than psychology. The first verb is active and the second is passive. However, English is not my area of expertise.
Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 5:23pm by PsyDAG

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