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Great, I got a 20/20 Now I am going to work on actually understanding Commas rather than asking for help. Thank you Writeacher, have a great morning.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:12am by HM

english Commas seem to be the main problem. Go through and check every comma, and make sure you read and understand #11.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 7:29am by Writeacher

Check for commas that are needed and the spelling of a few words.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 12:54pm by Writeacher

Check for commas that are needed and the spelling of a few words.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 1:31pm by Writeacher

Check spelling. Check comma uses. ... Dorian didn't have any intention of marrying her. <~~idiomatic wording
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at 11:55am by Writeacher

Regarding the use of commas, which one of the following statements is accurate? A. A parenthetical use of commas is usually confusing to the reader. B. There is no need for commas that indicate added details in a sentence. C. Commas are needed to separate a list of three or ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 12:22pm by selena

Thank you !
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:12am by HM

You're welcome. =)
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:12am by Writeacher

1. three commas needed 2. add "visit" before "friends" -- commas needed -- check spelling Please restate #3. 4. OK 5. "recently" is fine; yes, replace the present perfect with the simple past, for both verbs 6. ... We also ate... We walked all over the city ... Have you gone ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 7:06pm by Writeacher

1 and 3 are correct, as long as you put a space after those commas. They NEED the commas (so 2 and 4 are incorrect). This construction is called coordinate adjectives. See #5 here:
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 3:59am by Writeacher

1. Commas after "phone" and "school" - these are compound sentences and need that comma in there. See #2. 2. Delete "got" - comma needed after "radio" These are the same types of errors I corrected earlier this afternoon. You ...
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 6:38pm by Writeacher

Okay, thank you! Are all of the commas placed in the correct spots?
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:13pm by Alyssa

Okay, thank you! Are all of the commas placed in the correct spots?
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:13pm by Alyssa

Okay, thank you! Are all of the commas placed in the correct spots?
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:13pm by Alyssa

1. 2 more commas needed; check spelling 2. 2 commas needed; delete "practice" 3. comma needed; use the phrasing in parentheses 4. comma needed; omit "the" 5. revise the first clause to match #3; comma needed. 6. comma and 2 semicolons needed
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 4:56pm by Writeacher

You don't need commas in that sentence. You also should not use an apostrophe in "commas" which is a plural noun, not a possessive.
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:18pm by Ms. Sue

English (Commas)
where can i get some sentences i can put in commas
Monday, October 20, 2008 at 10:27pm by tammy

I agree with b. "deep thinking" is an appositive to "deep cognition. Appositives need to be set off by commas -- which means two commas, not one! See #4.
Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 2:09pm by Writeacher

Grammatically, you need the "of" in 1 and 2 because "he" is not a height! In 3, 4, and 5, you need commas for the coordinating adjectives: Scroll down and read #5. Where will you put commas in those three sentences?
Monday, April 27, 2009 at 9:15am by Writeacher

English grammar check
Yes, that's an appositive between the two commas.
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 4:27pm by Writeacher

All your choices are right -- congrats!!
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:12am by Writeacher

Can somebody help me with commans? where do they commas go in these sentences? Or do they need them? 1) I give you homework becuase you need to learn commas. 2)If you fill in the commas you will be happy with your grade. 3) I will be happy as I grade you work if you show me ...
Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 9:29pm by Jen

No commas are needed. Where do you need capitals and end punctuation? Will you check the spelling?
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 6:05pm by Writeacher

English (Commas)
Do you use commas before and after a name. For example, If you learn your lines, Daniel, you can play the part of the grumpy old man. Is this correct?
Monday, October 20, 2008 at 10:27pm by Nora

1. the year in which Henry VIII ascended the throne, to 1660, ... You could add a few more commas, but the tendency nowadays is to have fewer commas. Sra
Monday, January 3, 2011 at 5:49pm by SraJMcGin

Students, who study hard, should do well on the test. There should be either two commas or no commas in this sentence. If only students who study will do well, then use no commas. If all students study and do well, then use two commas. =)
Thursday, January 4, 2007 at 10:30pm by Anonymous

Hi, we are working on commas. I was wondering if I put the commas in the right places in this sentence: Please mail this to Donna Harris, 328 Maple Street, Branford, Connecticut 06405.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 7:02pm by Michael

You need to have proper capitalization and some commas. Please rewrite it as you think it should be done, and we'll check it for you. =)
Friday, December 7, 2007 at 7:54pm by Writeacher

English (Commas)
Yes, in this case. Commas are used to set off a name that used in direct address.
Monday, October 20, 2008 at 10:27pm by Ms. Sue

Ms. Sue is right. In a short sentence like that you don't need any commas. If the sentence were longer, though, you'd put a comma before the "as well as" -- and you might put a comma after the whole phrase if the sentence continues past the phrase. Mostly, this depends on ...
Saturday, November 8, 2008 at 6:43pm by Writeacher

Commas are needed in 1 and 2 and 3 and 7. You should be able to find those places by now. See especially #s 2 and 3. Everything else is fine.
Monday, April 11, 2011 at 1:53pm by Writeacher

English (please proof and give some imput)
Put commas in all the right places. Pay special attention to #2 and #3.
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 at 11:43pm by Writeacher

Sounds good. And I found 4 comparatives and 6 superlatives in there, so that's fine, too. Commas are needed in a couple of places. See #s 2 and 3.
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 10:42pm by Writeacher

english Check out #s 3 and 4.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 5:05pm by Writeacher

Make sure every sentence starts with a capital letter and ends with a period (or whatever is correct). Put commas in the right places. Check all words for correct spelling. Use this for finding synonyms: http://www.thesaurus....
Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 12:23pm by Writeacher

You have used the wrong verb -- "painted." Please check to see which word you really want. 3 is correct. You don't need any commas in that sentence.
Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 9:52pm by Ms. Sue

Be sure to check on correct comma uses throughout: See especially, #s 3 and 4. The words "the pursuite of political power" don't make sense at the end of your third sentence. Delete them. In the fourth sentence, it's "case" not...
Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at 1:14pm by Writeacher

Where did those rules come from? Who made them up??!! She ate salad. That's a 3-word sentence that needs no commas. She ate salad and soup for lunch. That's a 7-word sentence that needs no commas. Common nouns and pronouns are not capitalized; proper nouns are capitalized. LOL...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:15pm by Writeacher

No commas needed. If you turned the words around, though, you'd need commas: Rembrandt, the Dutch master, is famous...
Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 1:46am by Writeacher

If you depend on your breathing to tell you where to put commas, you're both in a world of hurt!! Study the different comma uses (and when NOT to use a comma) here.
Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 12:15am by Writeacher

There should be no comma in that sentence. Commas are needed AFTER subordinate clauses that introduce a sentence, but NOT BEFORE them when they come later in a sentences. See #3 and #11.
Monday, June 1, 2009 at 12:29am by Writeacher

English You still need to work on commas that fall into uses #3 1 - keep "of" 2 - OK 3 - OK 4 - OK 5 - delete became 6 - Delete "The" - ideas, not ideals
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 11:33am by Writeacher

The commas in A are correctly used, but there's a comma missing. There also needs to be a comma AFTER "Arizona." The commas in D are correct -- before and after an appositive phrase.
Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 11:04am by Writeacher

If War and Peace is both underlined AND in italics, that's definitely an error!! But I also think "old, leather" is an error, too. I don't think that comma is needed. See #5. I'm not going to do your work for you. If you want ...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 6:25pm by Writeacher

With the commas included, the sentence means that ALL CONSUMERS dump their waste in landfills. Is that the real meaning? If you mean that only those consumers who don't recycle dump ... then remove both commas.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 10:16am by Writeacher

Commas needed in 1, 2, and 3. Use 5 rather than 4.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 3:47pm by Writeacher

need commas in correct places in the date See #10 The revision doesn't make the clear connection between the June 12th date and the school's anniversary date.
Thursday, March 25, 2010 at 10:53am by Writeacher

English expression
1 is OK. 2 is OK. 3 is not OK. 4 is not OK. 5 is OK if you delete "curved" and insert "wavy." 5 is OK. 6 is OK if you put a period at the end. You might need commas with the adjectives in 5 and 6. Check here to see: (Broken Link Removed)
Sunday, March 23, 2008 at 5:47pm by Writeacher

I give you homework becuase you need to learn commas. If you fill in the commas, you will be happy with your grade. I will be happy as I grade you work, if you show me you understand. I would be happy if you did well on this quiz
Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 9:29pm by Jen

English Commas needed in places; see #s 2 and 3. Rephrase ~~> At first we all felt fear for her, while ... Rephrase ~~> I'll never go skiing alone again. Delete everything in parentheses.
Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 6:21am by Writeacher

Commas needed in places.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 11:37am by Writeacher

Which change, if any, should be made to this sentence? "Though more snow is expected, she can make it through, and she'll deliver the supplies." Delete both commas,change commas to semicolons, or make no change.
Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 5:11pm by dana

COMMAS NEEDED <~~I'm really tired of having to repeat this. Study this webpage, especially #s 1, 2, and 3: 2. for 3. human, is 4. symbolic of the hypocrisy 5. young boy who -- Basil, who 6. Either phrasing works. 7. I'd ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 5:07am by Writeacher

English grammar This website has very good explanations and examples of when to use commas and when not to use them. Without specific examples from you, it's difficult to tell you much more than this.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 1:28pm by Writeacher

1. ... that, on that occasion, he didn't want to do her any harm, but he did want to be kind to her. 2. comma needed 3. two commas needed 4. ... for having spoken her mind ... 5. two commas needed
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 4:13am by Writeacher

English Grammar check
Which capitals do you believe I should remove? Would this be better: 'Since I have never witnessed a similar situation before, I did not know...' Is the use of commas in other sentences correct?
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 8:34am by Wioleta

Thanks for the help! For 3, is it advice, for the state of advising? I think that 4 does not need the comma, but the wording of the question confused me for 5. 5 does not need any MORE commas, but it needs the commas it has :/ I think the question could have ben worded better...
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 11:20am by Guy

There are a few verb tense issues and punctuation issues, but overall the paper is quite good. Smooth out the verb tenses: "If she had marry her father, she would never feel as delighted as she is now." "He cannot rest until he had her."
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 8:38pm by Writeacher

1) end punctuation needed 2) OK 3) OK 4) two commas needed 5) two commas needed; one comma needs to be removed
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:09pm by Writeacher

#3. Nat (not Net) #4. delete "was born" and insert "came into existence" #5. The answer is not correct. #8. Commas needed in several places. #9. delete "which" and insert "whose members" #10. Commas needed
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 5:11pm by Writeacher

1. ... corruption, ... I don't understand this: "he survived a change of monarch" -- let me know what you mean here, and I'll help you word it differently. 2. ... Whig, ... wealth, ... 3. two commas needed 4. OK 5. two commas needed 6. No hyphen needed; one comma needed.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 2:57pm by Writeacher

English Expression
The only other thing I'd add is that you should include commas before the conjunctions in series: ...a hat, a green jacket, and yellow pants. ...a blue hat, a white jacket, and black pants. See #1.
Friday, April 18, 2008 at 11:05am by Writeacher

1. OK 2. unclear - is "Mrs. Roper" a noun of address? 3. OK 4. 1 more comma needed 5. 2 more commas needed 6. OK 7. 1 more comma needed 8. OK 9. 1 more comma needed 10. 1 more comma needed
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:13pm by Writeacher

#1 is fine. #2 includes some repetitions. How about this for the first sentence? My mum opened the washing machine to get ready to do some laundry. Commas needed after introductory clauses/phrases and in compound sentences: See...
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 1:59pm by Writeacher

You need two commas. Another way to tell is by putting the adjectives in a different order. If you can rearrange the adjectives and it still makes sense, then use commas. "That tall, distinguished, good looking fellow" = That distinguished, good looking, tall fellow ... If you...
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 12:00pm by Writeacher

1. OK 2. add comma after "theory" -- this is a compound sentence. #2 3. commas needed 4. oommas needed; quotation marks around the title of the essay (not including the date in parentheses unless it's part of Eliot's title. 5. ...
Monday, June 6, 2011 at 7:00am by Writeacher

Run-on: "In Brooklyn there was always something to do, there were so many exciting places to go." How will you fix this? Unless this is autobiographical, you need to get the "you" and "I" words out of there. If it's autobiographical, you can keep the "I" words, but get rid of ...
Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 8:18pm by Writeacher

I can see where the commas and semicolons belong, but I won't do your work FOR YOU. I will be happy to check your work if you do two things: 1. Put all the commas and semicolons where you think they belong. 2. Put capital letters in ALL the right places. I do not read text-...
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 1:19am by Writeacher

Lang. Arts
I know your corrected sentence is right. There need to be two commas, and you have them -- one after the city and one after the state. No other commas are needed. See #4.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11:11pm by Writeacher

There are punctuation errors, mostly missing commas. "and also" is redundant wording. It's also wordy in places. That is here are too many words used to express the thought.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 8:42am by Writeacher

please check my answer thanks :) What is this sentence missing and where ? One day my dad and his brother stop me if you've heard this story started on what they thought would be an uneventful drive to work. I thinks it's missing commas
Sunday, November 11, 2007 at 3:53pm by Anonymous

Please check for spelling and commas errors. If commas need to be placed somewhere please let me know where. Please let me know whether you want photographs taking of the altar during the ceremony or after the services. If you would prefer not to have pictures taking during ...
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 9:16pm by shay

DrWLS is right. The only other thing I'd add is that there needs to be a comma after "British army" in #1. That's a compound sentence, and this is one of the PRIMARY comma uses in English. See #2 here.
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 10:31am by Writeacher

Ten syllables per line -- all are fine. ... your hands' touch ... Lots of periods are missing from the ends of sentences. Some commas are missing, too. You should either leave out all periods and commas ... or put them in all the right places.
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 3:00pm by Writeacher

Which of the following is true regarding a restrictive adjectival clause? A. It will follow a general noun and is not set off by commas. B. It will be set off by commas. C. It will typically include the relative pronoun which. D. It will follow a proper noun.
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 3:30pm by Cherokee

"c" is incorrect.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:38pm by Writeacher

English essay final draft.
Thank you, although I am not really sure but 2. benefits you, if the class (add comma) Commas are there so you can take a breath if necessary; read this outloud to know better where to pause. 3. ,when a lesson is first given, = offset with commas Does not make sense.. I can ...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 1:22pm by HM

1. engaged 2. last year ... (all variations are correct, but I'd stick with the 1st and 3rd ones) 3. OK 4. Yes, and if you omit the relative pronoun, then you also delete the comma. 5. commas needed - do you see where? 6. All OK 7. commas needed... 8. Should "ten tors" have ...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 11:17am by Writeacher

Yes. In that sentence, you need commas both before and after "however."
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 7:16pm by Ms. Sue

In this sentence, where do the commas go: Again I ask you implore you to help me Mr. Janus. In here, pay special attention to introductory elements, parenthetical elements, and nouns of address (at the end of #4). Let me know ...
Monday, January 22, 2007 at 8:59pm by Katie

Please show us were to put the commas in the following sentance: Athens a city in greece named after Athena the Greek Goddess of war and wisdom. This how the sentance was given to my daughter by the Teacher. My daughter tried to dispute the validity of this not only being a ...
Monday, April 7, 2008 at 4:47pm by Sydney

Some commentary about phrasing ... This -- lowered to eighteen like most of the world -- should be this: lowered to eighteen as in most of the world This -- My point is that from biblical times forbidden fruit always tastes sweeter -- needs explanation. What if someone who ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 3:06pm by Writeacher

Which of the following is true regarding a restrictive adjectival clause? A. It will follow a general noun and is not set off by commas. B. It will be set off by commas. C. It will typically include the relative pronoun which. D. It will follow a proper noun. i think it might ...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 8:15pm by blah

Foreign languages
1. Check spelling and add comma. Also the last word should have "her" in front of it. 2. Check spelling and add comma. 3. OK 4. Commas needed; check verb tense/agreement.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 10:15am by Writeacher

Check these sites for comma usage.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 1:28pm by Ms. Sue

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
1 -- Check for proper capitalization. Check for correct pronoun/antecedent agreement. Check for correct word choice (pending/depending, etc.) ??"Additional copies may be charged a fee"?? Copies are charged a fee?? Scrap "...
Monday, June 22, 2009 at 3:33pm by Writeacher

I wanted to clean the desk, because there was no room for anything on it. I, also, wanted to clean it because when papers where put down on the desk you could not find them later that day. Are these two sentences correct? Do you also put commas saying I, also, I'm not sure if ...
Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 10:12pm by Pete

commas and apostrophes
I guess learn how to use them and check your work!?
Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 12:54am by MattsRiceBowl

4.Type the appositive(s) in each sentence. You do not need to include the commas. The famous basketball player Michael Jordan was known for his performance under pressure. 5. Type the appositive(s) in each sentence. You do not need to include the commas. A brilliant poet, John...
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 11:14pm by Cassandra

If I am writing the following as a poem, how would I punctuate it- would each letter at the beginning be a captial, would it have commas or a period. We are room 204 Check out our door It is clear to see We choose to be drug free
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 1:06pm by Mattie

English There are several reasons. Study the categories here, and post sentences you have questions about.
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 9:44pm by Writeacher

No, there should be no comma before "because." It's a subordinating conjunction, and it doesn't fall into either #3 or #4 in this particularly good list of explanations:
Monday, July 21, 2008 at 3:46pm by Writeacher

English (Comma Question) Read through the examples here and let us know what you think. Concentrate on #s 2 and 3.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 6:27pm by Writeacher

Commas and apostrophes are fine here, yes. Check the spelling of "however."
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 10:27am by Writeacher

English Read rule #4 -- scroll down below the pink chart for specifics.
Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 8:27pm by Writeacher

english <~~See #4 here. I think the answer is D AND C. What a badly written question that is.
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 5:16pm by Writeacher

English Scroll down and read #5 carefully. Then let us know whether you think A or C is correct.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:40pm by Writeacher

English language arts 2
Study this site, and then tell us what you think.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 6:36pm by Ms. Sue

English (Commas)
Monday, October 20, 2008 at 10:27pm by tammy

You're welcome. =)
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:13pm by Writeacher

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