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July 28, 2014

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Grammar
Which type of sentence is the following? The abdomen was hard and firm, nonreducible, there were no bowel sounds within the hernia. A) correct sentence B) run-on sentence C) sentence fragment I answered B the sentence makes no sense to me should there at least be "and" to ...
November 19, 2012 by Marie

English
Write a sentence that matches the form provided in the description (Sentence with compound subject and action verb.) My Sentence is : The lizard and the cat jumped on the mouse. Now i need a second sentence to match my first sentence (Sentence with a proper noun and a linking ...
April 16, 2010 by Katie

English
Write complete sentence if the statement is a complete sentence. Write not a sententce if the statement is not a complete sentence. 1/. The author thought of a story. Complete sentence. 2/ Took place long ago. Not sentence . 3/ Her first day at school. Not sentence. 4/ She was...
December 8, 2013 by Joi

English-Grammar
Although he was born in Scotland, he became a hero of the American Revolution. simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence (my answer) compound complex sentence His ship was badly managed, but Jones refused to give up. simple sentence (my answer) compound sentence ...
December 11, 2012 by Anon

Grammar
Which type of sentence is the following? An example would be. A) correct sentence B) run-on sentence C) sentence fragment I answed C
November 19, 2012 by Marie

English Grammar
1. TV gives us a lot of pleasure. 2. TV gives a lot of pleasure to us. Sentence 1 is a Sentence Pattern Four sentence. This sentence can be changed into a Sentence Pattern Three sentence as in Sentence 2. Change the direct object and the indirect object, and put the ...
November 17, 2007 by John

Language Arts
What are the following sentences. 1. - Isn't it time for the ircus to come to town? - Interrogative sentence 2. Buy a ticket for each of us. - Imperative sentence 3. Should I get tickets for this weekend? Interrogative sentence 4. Check to see if everyone can go then. ...
September 10, 2012 by Larry

English
I was not surprised when I learned that. Identify the sentence... simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence I do not understand these Ms. Sue....I went to your link - please help I have alot Ithink it is A
November 7, 2012 by Deborah

English
After all, I have always been a night owl, and I prefer moonlight to sunlight. Identify the sentence... simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence I think it is C
November 7, 2012 by Deborah

English
My name, Cynthia, is from a Greek word for moon. Identify the term the correctly identifies each sentence... simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence I think it is B.
November 7, 2012 by Deborah

English
A sentence that consists of two or more main clauses and no subordinate clause is a: A. compound sentence. B. compound-complex sentence. C. complex sentence. D. simple sentence A
April 14, 2014 by Angela

MORE LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT
Because she wants to go to medical school, Becky will need to take extra science classes, and she also wants to learn Latin. The sentence above is a A. compound sentence. B. complex sentence. C. compound-complex sentence. D. simple sentence. I think..... it's A.... or C I ...
December 18, 2012 by Gabby

English 102
I am not asking anyone to do my homework, i am just asking for some gudies. I need to do a full-sentence outline on same-sex marriage. i have some ideas i would just like some adivce. I. Main point 1 in a complete sentence. What Christians are saying about same-sex marriage? A...
March 31, 2011 by Jennifer

Grammar
Which type of sentence is the following? It seems to be worse when he plays golf, it does not bother him when he bowls. A) correct sentence B) run-on sentence C) sentence fragment I answered A it seems to be fine.
November 19, 2012 by Marie

Help with Sentence
Production of newsprint has become Canadaís largest industry after agriculture, new mills are being built in several provinces. I want to turn the above sentence to a nonrunning sentence. For my headline project, its my first sentence, but that comma doesnt belong there, a ...
October 27, 2011 by -Mysterious-

English
What, if anything,is wrong with the following sentence? a. Properly constructed sentence. b. Comma splice c. Lacks parallel parts d. Unclear pronoun Please type the sentence. Also, indicate what you think is wrong with the sentence.
August 6, 2007 by AA

English grammar
I am confused on how to identify a sentence as a complex sentence or a simple sentence. The sentence is "The first recorded trip to the Yellowstone geysers was made in 1807 by John Colter." I think it is simple...but am not sure if there is a subordinate clause in there or not
November 10, 2010 by Carolyn

English 2b
What is the definition of a hook? a. a topic sentence that states the main point b. an elaborating sentence that provide details or facts c. an enticing statement that grabs the readerís interest d. an extension sentence that restates or clarifies the topic sentence
July 1, 2014 by Ashley

grammar
i need help in creating these kid of sentences a) a sentence that expresses uncertainity about a price b) a sentence that contains an abbreviation for a tittle MY SENTENCE: (The BBC provides UK and worldwide weather services.) is it right??? c) a forceful imperative MY ...
March 30, 2011 by plz help

English
(1) Eric watched the news on TV. (2) His father watched the news on TV.(3) the newscaster talked about special events.(4) A police officer a firefighter and a teacher taught third graders about safety.(5) The mayor took a trip and gave a speech. 1/ what is missing in sentence...
December 22, 2013 by Nawaf

English-Grammar
After the war, American shipping became vulnerable to attacks by pirates. simple sentence (my answer) compound sentence complex sentence compound complex sentence
December 11, 2012 by Anon

English-Grammar
John Paul Jones moved to America to avoid a trial that involved his handling of a mutiny. simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence (my answer) compound complex sentence
December 11, 2012 by Anon

english
Democracy is a noble goal; it is important, however, to protect the minority from the tyranny of the majority. 1. Simple Sentence 2. Compound Sentence 3. Complex Sentence 4. Compound-Complex Sentence
July 27, 2010 by Keisha

english
5.Unless my girlfriend postpones her visit from Calgary, I will not have time to study for my exam. 1. Simple Sentence 2. Compound Sentence 3. Complex Sentence 4. Compound-Complex Sentence
July 27, 2010 by Keisha

Gramma
The following sentence is grammatically incorrect: Where the lack of a natural prewdatoar in Yellowstone National Park has aresulted in the overpopulation of bison, deer and elk. 1.The sentence is not complet 2.This is a run-on-sentence 3. The subject does not agree with the ...
January 15, 2013 by Lady Gia

basic english
Conrad and his sister will sing a duet in the concert. Which one of the following sentences is an accurate statement about the sentence? A. The sentence has no object. B. The sentence has a compound subject. C. The verb in the sentence is in the present tense. D. The pronoun ...
November 16, 2011 by Anonymous

english
I need a sentence with sentence opening, sentence closing, and subject/verb splitting participial phrases
September 26, 2006 by nique from dallas

English
While I like bacon, it is not good for me. Sentence fragment Comma splice Run on sentence Complete sentence
May 8, 2013 by Harold

Grammar Advisor
I just cannot figure out if these answers are correct or not. Can you please help me? 78. If the sound system hadnít failed, last nightís show would have been better. This is a correct sentence using the 1st conditional form. x This is a correct sentence using the 2nd ...
September 25, 2013 by William

Grammar
Which type of sentence is the following? Risk factors that are involved. A) correct sentence B) run-on sentence C) sentence fragment I answered C, because what risk factors?
November 19, 2012 by Marie

Comm/215
I don't know what you want me to do, the directions are not clear. __ Sentence fragment __ Comma splice __ Run-on sentence __ Complete sentence (contains no error)
June 17, 2010 by David

eng
is the sentence: "By using a statement that began with 'I,' Ramon was able to state his feelings clearly." a simple sentence or a complex sentence?
November 20, 2012 by tom

COM 215
Is that a sentence? Where is the verb? It certainly appears to be a sentence Fragement to me. How do I fix this sentence? With five gallons of gas. They are asking for punctuating sentences.
July 6, 2007 by bobpursley

Essays
which of the following does not belong in the paragraph? A. an attention grabbing sentence. B. A restated sentence. C.a conclusion sentence d. a summory of supporting details i think C
August 31, 2012 by LeAnn

english
The fire truck and the ambulance sped to the site of the train wreck. is it a simple sentence,compound sentence, run-on sentence or sentance fragment
January 28, 2010 by brandon

Comm/215
While I like bacon, it is not good for me. __ Sentence fragment __ Comma splice __ Run-on sentence __ Complete sentence (contains no error)
June 17, 2010 by David

Comm/215
I like chocolate she likes butterscotch. __ Sentence fragment __ Comma splice __ Run-on sentence __ Complete sentence (contains no error)
June 17, 2010 by David

Comm/215
Cats, unlike dogs, are fond of sitting on laps. __ Sentence fragment __ Comma splice __ Run-on sentence __ Complete sentence (contains no error)
June 17, 2010 by David

identify sentences
1. Reading is essential for becoming a savvy member of one's community, and writing is essential for expressing one's viewpoint effectively in that community. A. Compound sentence. B. parallel compound sentences. C. 3 point topic sentence, with good parallelism. D. run-on ...
October 13, 2011 by ME

Language...Grammar
1. If they had tried their best, they would have succeeded in the interview. (subjunctive mood) 2. As they didn't do their best, they didn't succeed in the interview. 3. As they didn't do their best, they wouldn't succeed in the interview. 4. As they didn't do their best, they...
July 5, 2007 by John

3 grade english
write three sentence about whale. use present tense in one sentence, past tense in one sentence, and future tense in one sentence.
January 29, 2012 by dw

englis
In 3Ė5 sentences, write down what you told someone in that conversation. Once you write your sentences, go back and identify the sentence type of each one. They will be one of these three options: simple sentence, compound sentence, or complex sentence. Explain why you ...
July 30, 2011 by nisreen

help please:)
Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introductory paragraph? A. The first sentence of the paragraph. B. The middle of the paragraph. C. Immediately after the topic sentence. D. The last sentence of the introductory paragraph.
August 23, 2013 by vampire

English
A dependent clause and an independent clause joined together form a: A. compound sentence. B. simple sentence. C. compound-complex sentence. D. complex sentence. D
April 14, 2014 by Angela

English (quick Sentence)
Hi Teachers, I wrote a sentence in which i think has a wrong sentence structure. Will you correct me with it, please? When his daughter told us of what he said we promised that we will all be in part of helping him and making him feel like family.
May 29, 2012 by Liz

Language Arts
When the doorbell rang, I just sat down to watch my favorite television show. (The whole sentence is underlined) a. Misplaced modifier b. Subordinate clause c. Complex sentence d. Compound sentence My answer is d.
January 22, 2014 by Jessie

writing
Which of the following does not belong in a conclusion paragraph? A. An attention grabbing sentence. B. A restated thesis sentence. C. A conclusion sentence. D. A summary of supporting details
August 24, 2012 by help

English
SIMPLE SENTENCE-> Complex Sentence How can i make a complex sentence, out of these sentences: Tom is a boy. He is eight years old. He goes to school in Philadelphia.
November 13, 2007 by Khadijah

To students
I am reluctant to answer questions with no capital letter to begin a sentence, no periods at the end of a sentence, and small i for capital I in the middle of a sentence. Food for thought.
September 28, 2009 by DrBob222

Sentences
What kind of sentence is this: Noah Webster supported himself through sales of his spelling book over 100 million copies of the book were sold. 1.Properly constructed sentence 2.Dangler 3.Run-on 4.Misplaced part We will start with the idea that this is NOT a good sentence. ...
October 19, 2006 by Mandy

English 9 grade
HOW COULD I CREATE A SENTENCE USING THREE ADJECTIVES A SUBJECT A HELPING VERB A VERB AND AN OBJECT OR A PREDICATE NOUN?? AND ALSO PUTTING THE SENTENCE IN A SENTENCE DIAGRAM.
May 4, 2010 by marelyn

help please:-)
Which of the following dose not belong in a conclusion paragraph? A.An attention grabbing sentence B.A reststed thesis sentence C.A conclusion sentence D.A summary of supporting details. I got A. What do you think?
September 28, 2011 by ciara

English
In 3Ė5 sentences, write down what you told someone in that conversation. Once you write your sentences, go back and identify the sentence type of each one. They will be one of these three options: simple sentence, compound sentence, or complex sentence. Explain why you ...
May 28, 2011 by Felicia

english
Identify if the word grouping contains sentence fragments, a comma splice, or a run-on sentence, or if the grouping is a complete sentence."Cats, unlike dogs and fond of sitting on laps"
November 3, 2009 by flojoe

english
Is this sentence a simple, complex, or compound sentence? I believe that it is a complex sentence because it is not two sentences put together, is that right? The teacher returned the homework since she was finished grading it.
February 27, 2012 by Jazmyne

English 101
Sports fans may disagree about whether going to baseball games or to watch football is more fun, but few people can ignore the importance of sports in America. A This sentence is parallel. B This sentence is not parallel. Some sports fans argue endlessly and with anger about ...
June 30, 2010 by Deedward

grammar
If I put a sentence here listing the dependent and independent clauses within the sentence can you tell me if I am correct. Here is the sentence. I have read several fairy tale collectionthat include th Cinderella story, but my favorite is a book that belonged to my great-...
March 1, 2012 by Olivia

English
Would the sentence below be: SIMPLE, COMPLEX, COMPOUND, or COMPOUND COMPLEX? The students prepared for the exam, and the instructors administered it on Thursday. Would it be a compound sentence? You are right. These are two independent clauses, since each would stand as a ...
December 1, 2006 by Carrie

English
What,if anything, is wrong with this sentence? To be fit,you should get enough sleep, exercise regulary,and eat a healthy diet. 1.properly constructed sentence 2. comma splice 3.Lacks parallel parts 4.Unclear pronoun That sentence looks fine to me.
October 19, 2006 by Joyce

English
My class and I have to write a a-z story. It can be about anything. A-Z means that each sentence has to start with each diff letter from the alphabet. So the first sentence would start with A; second sentence would start with B, etc. I want to do a story on the "The Ugly ...
May 20, 2010 by Sara

Grammar and Composition [Ms.Sue]
2. After the blizzard, many travelers were stranded at the airport, and they had to stay at nearby hotels to get some rest and make alternate travel plans in the morning. a. this is a simple sentence b. this is a compound sentence c. this is a complex sentence d. this is a ...
October 16, 2009 by y912f

English Help!!! Correcting Grammer
Choose the word in the following sentences that is grammatically incorrect: 1. Lisa enjoys meeting men who are very intelligent and real refined, but not too egotistical. Answer a. enjoys b. very c. real d. too e. egotistical IDENTIFY BELOW! 2. My lady and I are taking a long ...
October 13, 2011 by ME

English
Is the following sentence (a) fragment, (b) run on sentence, (c) commas splice, (d) complete sentence? Although zone-delivered pricing is a plan under which customers living outside the seller's primary trading area pay the cost of delivering their purchases to them
September 7, 2008 by Jeff

3 grade english
choose a verb from the list to replace each underlined word or words. change each verb to the correct tence if necessary. write the sentence. view, leap, enjoy they gave this sentence and they gave this word and they say change each verb. they give this sentence- a dolphin ...
January 26, 2012 by dw

english
What is the topic sentence I think it is sentence 3 please let me know if you think it is as well Voice mail is usually part of your firmís phone system. It is a way to digitally record messages, and it allows ďrandom accessĒ so you can skip, delete, save, and forward messages...
October 19, 2008 by michelle

English
The following sentence contains a dangling or misplaced modifier. Rewrite the sentence so that its meaning is clear. 7. Walking the dogs in the park on Sunday afternoon, it began to rain hard. I totally don't understand how to rewrite this sentence :( Any help is greatly ...
May 25, 2009 by Emily

medical language
B. Define the following words or word parts. -ad -ior -ics Ana- Prone Supine viscera- transverse Hypo- Re- C. In this activity, break the medical word into its word parts. Using the word parts, create a definition of the word. Write a sentence using the word in a medical ...
May 28, 2008 by sue

reading
(1) Making rice pudding can be very easy. (2) First, get a large, heavy saucepan. In the pan, measure 3 cups of whole milk, 1 cup of water, 1/2 stick of margarine or butter, and 1/2 cup of rice. (3) Bring this mixture to a quick boil. (4) Lower heat and slowly simmer for 45 ...
November 22, 2011 by young treph

English
Suppose I want to write a sentence: Why not a girl or woman? Because they are too emotional. Is this a grammatically correct way to write it. The part "Because I have to study" is not a complete sentence so am i supposed to add a hyphen??? I totally made this sentence up just ...
February 5, 2011 by Bubba

English
Is there any rule in the adverb sequence?So Can I use quickly,clearly and hard at the begining of sentence,at the end of the sentence or at between subject and verb?Is it right?Adverb sequence is not important in the sentence?
June 24, 2011 by Bayarbold

English
Can you change the sentence in below from passive to active sentence? Nearly crying,her little sister wanted to be left to herself.Please change to active sentence.So I will understand and concentrate well
June 25, 2011 by Bayarbold

language
What type of sentence is this: "Skateboards are short, wide boards made of wood, plastic, or fiberglass." Would it be a simple sentence, compound sentence, complex sentance or a compound-complex? And what's the verb?
February 25, 2014 by makenzie

Inclusive Language
Each advisor was contacted by his students. Exactly what do you need to do with this sentence? ?? Need to have sentence to be correct in a nonsexist form. The sexist word there is "his" -- how can you rephrase that sentence and not have that pronoun indicate male or female? ??
December 14, 2006 by Carla

language arts
First write one noun of each type below.then write as sentence using the nouns. underline all the nouns in your sentence. common and concrete__________________________________________________________. proper and concrete___________________. please help me because i cant found ...
October 6, 2010 by anonymous

English
I know that.For example: I wash a car.In these sentence,subject is "I" and object is "car". But we will change this sentence to passive sentence,then it forms "A car is washed by me".So in this case,a car is the subject and me is the object now.Is it right?I was tauth by my ...
June 25, 2011 by Bayarbold

Grammar and Composition
i have to write a five-sentence paragraph with varied sentence beginnings on a topic. topic: place you would like to visit: Dubai it can either be descriptive, narrative, expository, or persuasive. i think i'm doing descriptive Part 1--Brainstorm List -place i'd like to visit...
October 16, 2009 by y912f

Sentence structure
1)Voltaire presents his ideas of injustice through comedy by exaggerating the aristocratsí life style. In this sentence do I include an "s" after style? Also, which is correct in this sentence, "life style" or "lifestyle". 2)Voltaireís representation of Candideís father is a ...
January 21, 2008 by Bizzy

english
13. Which statement is true about this sentence: "Few Americans speak fluent French"? A. There is only one adjective in the sentence, and it modifies French. B. The one adjective in the sentence modifies the subject. C. There are adjectives modifying both the subject and the ...
May 9, 2013 by NANA

sentences
Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Once YOU have tried to write a sentence for your assignment, please re-post. Then someone here will be happy to give you feedback. =) who can you put a sentence that has including eveyone including everyone can you find...
March 5, 2007 by Writeacher

English Sentence correction
Please help me revise this sentence. The following sentence has many problems in grammar, sentence structure, and words. Correct the sentence: BEFORE: Cindy met this cool guy last night who helped her when she dropped her cellphone walking through the mall; She defiantly wants...
October 21, 2011 by Anonymous

compound sentence
1.There was no break between the breakfast and lunch crowds, so Zach's first break was around 2:00. 2.Then he made some notes for the owner, Melanie, who was also the cook on the second shift. I think the compound sentence is the 1st sentence
June 10, 2013 by Jim Collum

english
which is a better metaphor. when tom came out of the shower, he was cleaner then a bar of soap or when sarah was reading her book, she was glued to it. if one of them is right, try to fix up the sentence because my teacher said that those sentences are improper and then write ...
February 20, 2013 by jimmy

English
What is wrong with the following sentence? Do you advise me to go to college or that I should get a job after high school? Choices:1. Run-on 2. Misplaced part 3. Lacks parallel paarts. 4. Properly constructed sentence Your sentence lacks parallel parts. The first part of your ...
June 16, 2005 by Cheryl Montgomery

Japanese langauge help
I have marked my answer with a ‚ėÖ, if I am wrong could you please give me the correct choice and explain if you will? I was really confused on these types of questions. Comparative sentences usually use the words: "„ĀĽ„ĀÜ" and "śĖĻ"? True ‚ėÖ False 1. Write a comparative ...
January 14, 2014 by Kirito

English
1. His age is 14. 2. His height is 158cm tall. 3. His weight is 48kg. (Are the sentences all grammatical?) 4. What is the negative sentence of the declarative sentence? When you make a negative sentence, you should put 'don't' before a base verb. (Is this one grammatical? ...
June 24, 2010 by rfvv

English
while doing sentence pattern I'am unable to identify which is complement and object clearly. I know that complement is the one which completes the sense of the sentence but for example "floods cause destruction". in this sentence which is complement or object? why? explain .
September 26, 2012 by nanbala

Grammar and Composition
1. Christina and Christopher worked together and completed a project about astronomy. a. sentence structure is correct b. sentence contains a simple subject and a compound predicate c. sentence contains a compound subject and a simple predicate d. sentence contains a compound ...
October 16, 2009 by y912f

language arts
An example of a simple sentence? This is an example of a simple sentence. The sentence above has a subject (This) and one verb (is).
August 20, 2007 by Jas

english
I need the following sentence to be one sentence. Does this sentence flow okay and is punctuation correct? Is there a better way to word the following sentence? I am applying for the position of office manager of surgical services at Barnes Hospital that appeared in the ...
October 5, 2010 by jean

3 grade english
write three sentence about whales. use present tense in one sentence, past tense in one sentence, and future tense in one sentence. my son write three sentence i want did he write correct or not 1- whale willl swim to have some krill. 2- whale leaped out the water because to ...
January 29, 2012 by dw

Fused Sentence
How do I re-write this sentence using the fused sentence format? See below The creature sat upright and tugged at the shackles binding his ankles, Frankenstein uttered a piercing scream. Check this site for ideas about how to rewrite that sentence. Then post your rewritten ...
June 26, 2007 by Cindy

English
During the afternoon, my cats are content to nap on the couch.What is the meaning of these sentence? I don't understand meaning of word "content" in these sentence.What is the meaning of sentence above?
June 25, 2011 by Bayarbold

Writing Essay
Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introduction paragraph? A.The middle of the paragraph B.Immediately after the topic sentence C.The last sentence of the introduction paragraph. i got C.
October 5, 2011 by ciara

Grammar
Hi there, I am stuck on some Grammar questions, and need some help. 1. When are you having Jamie's surprise party? A. "When are you" is the complete subject. B. "You having Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. C."Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. D...
July 12, 2014 by N.

English
Using California as a topic, number and write one example of each of the following: 1. A completely correct simple sentence (see Grammar Glossary if you need to) with an appositive in it. 2. A sentence with redundant language. Type the redundant language in ALL-CAPS. 3. A ...
November 1, 2011 by Karen

Grammar and Composition
1. After the snowstorm subsided, the anxious people shoveled their driveways, sidewalks, and porches. a. this is a simple sentence b. this is a compound sentence c. this is a complex sentence d. this is a compound-complex sentence C 2. After the blizzard, many travelers were ...
October 16, 2009 by y912f

Grammar and Composition
1. John and Nicole washes the dishes a. sentence structure is correct b. "Washes" should be changed to "wash" in order to make the subject and verb agree c. a verb usually agrees with its subject in number d. sentence needs a helping verb B 2. A kitten or a puppy make a good ...
October 16, 2009 by y912f

Language Arts CHECK ANSWERS
3. Everyone admired the grandeur of A. the rose garden. B. the mountains. ** C. the car. 10. Which sentence corrects the following sentence? Isnt that she by the side of the pool? A. Is that her by the side of the pool? B. Is that hers by the side of the pool? C. The sentence ...
May 29, 2014 by Anonymous

To Ms. Sue
Ms. Sue you know the English paragraph I was working on right, well I got some feedback on it from two of my friends and this is what they said. the 1st one said: Positive Things She liked my 2nd sentence, and she liked the way I used rapidly. Negative Things: She found the ...
March 25, 2010 by Sara

English expression
Write down a sentence in a contraction in each box. Write down a sentence having a contraction in each box. Write down a sentence with a contraction in each box. Write down a sentence in a shortened word in each box. Write down a sentence having a shortened word in each box. ...
April 10, 2008 by John

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