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October 2, 2014

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English
Is their anything wrong with this sentence, like grammatical errors? Veterinary technicians role is challenging as well as satisfying.
September 30, 2010 by Jennifer

English
If we can produce the final draft within next week, we can finalize this treaty by the end of this month. (Is this sentence grammatical? Would you correct any errors?)
October 23, 2012 by rfvv

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

any grammatical errors with this sentence?
The use of cell phones would not be as pervasive if it was indeed not remarkable. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This sentence is not clear to me. Are you saying that the use is remarkable or that phones are remarkable? At any rate, in the "if" clause "...
March 26, 2007 by jenny

com/155
Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which of the four errors, if any, is present in each sentence by ...
March 13, 2011 by Anonymous

english
Axia College Material Appendix B Sentence Structure Review Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which of ...
February 20, 2011 by Anonymous

English
Hi, I'm having trouble understanding this sentence... "It comes upon one with new force in the pauses of the night that the Chaldeans were a desert-bred people." I don't know understandy why the last part of the sentence starts with "that" is in there, please help. When you ...
March 20, 2007 by James

English
In paragraph 3 of Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll, I found 3 errors in subject-verb agreement and 3 errors in parallelism. Are these answers correct because all the errors in the passage range from 0 errors to 3 errors and nothing higher than 3 errors in each paragraph?
March 22, 2011 by katelyn

English
1. I love Tom who lives there. 2. I love Tom, who lives there. Which sentence is grammatical? Are both OK? ------------------ 3. This is the place where he was born. 4. This is the place he was born. #3 is grammatical. What about #4? In Sentence 4, 'where' is missing. Is #4 ...
May 16, 2014 by rfvv

English
In paragraph 4 in Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll, I found 2 errors in subject-verb agreement, 1 error in parallelism, and 2 errors in pronoun-antecedent agreement. Are these answers correct because the errors in this passage range from 0 errors to 3 errors and nothing higher ...
March 22, 2011 by katelyn

english
Writing errors, such as those identified in the readings for this week, may influence the way a reader interprets your writing. A résumé that is marred by grammatical errors, for example, may prevent a job candidate from progressing to the interview stage. Do you think it is ...
September 16, 2010 by Anonymous

English grammar
A beggar with two children ____ taking a rest in the shade. (be) In the sentence, the subject is 'a beggar'. 'Two children' is not the sucbject of this sentence. Bracket 'with two children'. Then you can notice that you have to use a singular auxiliary verb 'is' in the blank...
December 10, 2007 by John

college
Writing errors, such as those identified in the readings for this week, may influence the way a reader interprets your writing. A résumé that is marred by grammatical errors, for example, may prevent a job candidate from progressing to the interview stage. Do you think it is ...
June 9, 2010 by george

English
In paragraph 1 in Swimming strokes I found 2 errors in subject-verb agreement, 1 error in parallelism, and 0 errors in pronoun-antecedent agreement. I was wondering were they correct because all the errors in this passage range from 0 errors to 3 errors and nothing else.
March 22, 2011 by katelyn

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

English
In paragraph 2 of Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll, I found 1 error in subject-verb agreement, 0 errors in parallelism, and 1 error in pronoun-antecedent agreement. I was wondering were they correct because all the errors in the passage range from 0 errors to 3 errors and ...
March 22, 2011 by katelyn

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
1. I made Harry Porter interesting by adding more stories. (is this sentence grammatical?) 2. We shook the building, and it fell dowm. (Is this grammatical?) 3. I will give some hints to you? (What does 'hints' refer to? What are other similiar expressions?)
June 18, 2011 by rfvv

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

math
It is recommended that when calculating a quantity, all intermediate calculations should be done with extra digits. This avoids the accumulation of A. Off-By-One Errors B. Roundoff Errors C. Standard Errors D. Type One Errors
January 15, 2013 by bella

English
People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical?
June 28, 2014 by rfvv

English
Choose three items from the list below. Define your three chosen errors. Write two sample sentences for each choice: one that demonstrates the error and one that corrects the error. In a paragraph, describe how you plan to improve these areas in your writing during this class...
November 14, 2007 by DD

English
I have a question, can jiskha tutors look over essays, give suggestions and fix any grammatical errors? or is that too much?
January 29, 2010 by Mary

English
As it turns out, the second thrust accounts for 32 percent of the jellyfish's forward movement, and the kicker is it requires no energy. (Would you check the sentence? Is the sentence grammatical?)
October 9, 2013 by rfvv

grammar
Does the following sentence contain any grammatical errors? Those are the kinds of people whom I will never talk to. Thanks, Leo Although it ends with a preposition, which some purists consider poor form, I see nothing wrong with the sentence. It also used "whom" correctly ...
August 9, 2006 by Leo

Elements of University Composition and Communicati
Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Read each of the sentences and write the type of error in the column next to ...
February 21, 2011 by Meaghan

English
1. Tom seems to like playing basketball. We can see a basketball and his uniform in the room. Look at the top and the bottom of the uniform. The basketball is on the uniform shorts. (is this passage grammatical? Would you correct any errors?) 2. My favorite street food is meat...
June 6, 2013 by rfvv

English
1. I lied that you were a fine gardener. 2. I lied him that you were a fine gardener. (Are both grammatical?) 3. I lied and told him that you were a fine gardener. (Did the two actions happen at the same time in this sentence?) 4. Lying, I told him that he was a fine gardener...
December 25, 2011 by rfvv

English
Is the following sentence still a run-on sentence/or is there grammar errors...Grammar quizzes can be tough, there is a lot to learn and it is hard to remember. I find that it gets easier with practice.
April 20, 2011 by Angelina

English
1. The staff meeting will be held next Tuesday. 2. The staff meeting will be taken next Tuesday. 3. The staff meeting will be got next Tuesday. 4. The staff meeting will be finished next Tuesday. (#1 is grammatical, right? What about the others from Sentence 2 to Sentence 4? ...
September 23, 2014 by rfvv

English
Is the following sentence still a run-on sentence/or is there grammar errors...Grammar quizzes can be tough, there is a lot to learn and it is hard to remember. I find that it gets easier with practice. Thank you in advance for your help.
April 21, 2011 by Angelina

English
Project 1. Decide the place which you want to introduce to foreigners among the region you live. 2. Paste a picture or photo of the place. 3. draw a rough sketch of the place and write a guideline passage from the nearest station or bus stop. 4. Pretend one of your friend is a...
October 30, 2008 by John

English
1. I went to the video arcade 'yesterday night'. (Is this expression right?) 2. He went to his academy after school to learn English and math. 3. From her first diary, what can we know? Summarize her first diary. 4. Of whomself did she feel proud? (Is this sentence grammatical...
August 27, 2008 by John

statistics
A source in the Internal Revenue Service has stated that historically 90% of federal tax returns filed are free of arithmetic errors. A random sample of 25 returns are selected and checked carefully for arithmetic errors. Assuming independence, find the probability that a. all...
August 30, 2012 by Sarah

writing
A. The tone of his paper was not original. B. He had too many grammatical errors. C. The overall ideas in his essay were not fully developed. D. The flow of his essay was inconsistent. I chose C, what do you think?
March 6, 2014 by Alex

English Expressions
e.g. Teenagers watch it 179 minutes a day. A day is an adverbial phrase, which modifies watch. The preposition 'for' is omitted between it and 179 minutes. 179 minutes is also an adverbial phrase, which modifies watch as well. This a pattern two sentence composed of a subject...
November 29, 2007 by John

English - check my answer, please.
"Everyone in our neighborhood mows their lawn on Saturday, and my street, as a result of that, is pretty." This construction: has one error, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent. has two errors, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent and a shift in tense. *** has one ...
October 21, 2013 by Samantha

writing
A résumé that is marred by grammatical errors, for example, may prevent a job candidate from progressing to the interview stage. Do you think it is appropriate for people to be judged based on their writing? Explain your answer.
August 3, 2010 by Anonymous

most corrected book
which holy book has been corrected over 3,oo time for grammatical errors and contradictions
October 6, 2011 by Anonymous

English
His French is like that of native. (Is this sentence grammatical?)
October 2, 2013 by rfvv

English
Anybody does not sleep well during the night. (Is this sentence grammatical?)
November 28, 2013 by rfvv

English
Do you know her? -Is she the actress who always plays bizarre characters? -Yes, that's her. Shall I introduce you? -That would be fabulous. I'm going to ask for her autograph. (Would you check the dialogue? Are the sentences all grammatical? Would you correct errors?)
July 19, 2012 by rfvv

English
People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical? English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:38am Do you mean they put the food (in this case, waffles) in the pockets of their clothing...
June 29, 2014 by rfvv

English
It will give me a sense of accomplishments. is this a grammatical correct sentence?
July 27, 2008 by dan

English
1. The food is thought to be made from eggs. (Is this sentence grammatical?)
December 13, 2010 by rfvv

English
1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the elderly person. 3. Look at the elderly people. --------------- Are both OK? Is Sentence 2 grammatical? Can we use the ...
August 29, 2014 by rfvv

Englaish
Posted by rfvv on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 4:13pm. People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical? English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:38am Do you mean they put the food (in ...
June 29, 2014 by rfvv

English
I am in college classes and english has never been my strongest class. So I was wondering if anyone would look over my work and see if it is correct and if not offer suggestions for fixing. Thank you in advance. Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The ...
April 20, 2011 by Angelina

English composition
1. I found that the printing states were so bad. 2. On account of linking sounds(liaisons), we can not hear what is said sometimes. Are linking sounds and liaisons grammatical? Are Sentence 1 and Sentence 2 all correct?
October 22, 2007 by John

English
Fill in the blanks below in the words in the box. (Is this sentence grammatical?)
May 5, 2009 by John

math
Average rating is 3.25 Total errors 65 If average transactions in sept. is 40. What is the average key error and then write the ration of key errors to the amount of transactions. If the same number of transactions happen in Oct. how much would you need to reduce your key ...
November 9, 2007 by sara

English
1. The Glass Menagerie once again taps into the audience's emotions, as it has for 70 years. 2. "Her son is about to fly away, never to seen or heard from again and she knows it," Jones said. (Are they all grammatical? Would you check the errors in them?)
October 25, 2013 by rfvv

English Essay
I am writing an literary essay about The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro with the topic of "self-deception as self-destruction". Could someone proofread my introduction so far and help me fix any grammatical errors?
September 28, 2006 by Chris

grammar
correct the errors in the following sentence : My best childhood friend is her
October 9, 2010 by mohammed

English
Is this sentence grammatical? The ship is caught in a violent storm, then by mist and snow. Thank you
June 6, 2011 by Henry1

English
Tom's school will have a parade for its anniversary celebration. ----------------- Is this sentence grammatical? Thank you.
April 21, 2014 by rfvv

English Grammar
If the subjects are joined by ¡°nor¡± or ¡°or,¡± the verb agrees with the closer subject (the last one). 1. Either you or I _____ to go there. (be) 2. Neither the prices nor the quality _____ changed. (have) (Explanation) In Sentence 1, the personal pronouns are joined by or. ...
December 8, 2007 by John

English
1. I don't know who I should hire. 2. I don't know who to fire. 3. I don't know whom I should hire. 4. i don't know whom to hire. ------------ Which ones are grammatical? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 7:19am Only 3 and 4 are correct. ======================= ...
May 27, 2014 by rfvv

English
How is the weather today? 1. It's partly cloudy. 2. It's showery. 3. It is raining cats and dogs. 4. it is wholly cloudy. 5. It's foggy, so I cannot see buildings clearly. 6. It's stormy here, so I can not go out. I am scared. 7. It's thundering and lightening. (Are the ...
July 7, 2011 by rfvv

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

English
Are there any errors in this sentence. I say it is correct. Consumers, who choose not to recycle, dump their waste in landfills.
April 17, 2012 by Li

English
1. Draw a cartoon related to the sentence. 2. Draw a cartoon relating to the sentence. 3. Draw a cartoon and write down a sentence related to it below. 4. Draw a cartoon and write dwon a sentence related to it below. ------------------------- Are the sentences above ...
September 25, 2008 by John

Please Help:-(
I really need someone to look at my previous posts and edit them if they need to be edited. Please point out any grammatical errors. Thank you very much. You will find my posts as soon as you enter my name in the Search Box.
May 1, 2010 by Sara

programming
where are the errors the pseudocode debugging exercise // This application reads student typing test data // including number of errors on the test, and the number // of words typed per minute. Grades are assigned based // on the following table: // Errors // Speed 0 1 2 or ...
September 15, 2013 by Andre

Writing
I am writing a paper on the novella Aura by Carlos Fuentes and so far I have a few paragraphs. I was just wondering if I were to post what I have so far would someone be able to proread it for me? I am mostly worried about grammatical errors.
March 15, 2011 by Hannah

English grammar
He likes pears. (negative sentence) ¡æ He is the third person singular, so you should put doesn't before the base form of the verb like. Then you can change the affirmative sentence into the negative sentence as follws. He doesn't like pears. Remember that you should use the ...
November 29, 2007 by John

English
Need help correcting this sentence there is at least 6 errors. out no loitering screamed grubble the greedy shopkeeper.
December 3, 2012 by Dawn

english
What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? We walked along the mountain path looking for unusual flowers.
May 23, 2012 by carly

english
What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? By serving as a popcorn vendor, Don saw many good games. appositive?
November 4, 2013 by Annie

English
1. How do you pronounce "Shrek", the movie title? 2. Then come to Peter's on Saturday, 12 o'clock. 3. Then come to Peter's at 12 o'clock on Saturday. (Is Sentence 2 grammatical? What about Sentence 3?)
December 1, 2009 by rfvv

writing essay
Jack was told the overall content of his paper was weak. What does this mean? A. The tone of his paper was not original B. He had to many grammatical errors C. The overall ideas in his essay were not fully developed D. The flow of his essay was inconsistent
June 21, 2012 by Clueless

english
What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? My most valuable coin, one from Spain, is worth more than $100.00.
April 26, 2012 by scott

English
* After you take a look at the table, write down from the people of age group who watch TV most to people of age group who watch TV least in order. Is the sentence above grammatical? Can I write a better sentence for that?
May 29, 2008 by John

English
1. He is honest in himself. (Is this sentence grammatical? What is the meaning of 'in himself' then?) 2. He must be angry because she's not saying anything. 3. He has to be angry because she's not saying anything. (Are both the same and grammatical?) 4. He must have been angry...
April 14, 2014 by rfvv

GRAMMAR
she is spending money like she have plenty. 1)change the words like to as if, and have to has 2)the word is should be are 3)the word have in the sentence should be has 4)there ara no errors in this sentence my answer is #1
June 6, 2010 by Noor

English
What do you think of this sentence? Thank you. 1) In the indirect interior monologue the narrator comments upon the thoughts of the character and maintains logical and grammatical organization.
June 26, 2011 by Henry2

english
What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? Although her personality had not changed at all, Megan looked quite different.
December 4, 2012 by RayRay

English
Have you ever read Hamlet? - Yes, I have. I have ever read Hamlet. (Is this short dialogue grammatical? Would you check the last sentence? Is the last sentence right?)
September 5, 2014 by rfvv

Gr. 12 English
I'm not sure if the the following sentence have misplaced or dangling modifier errors. "My bike fell over while tying my shoelaces."
February 8, 2010 by AL 87

Composition
Can you please check this for any grammatical errors? Thank you for your help. Having been out of school for 15 years, I seem to have forgotten the fundamentals of grammar. Taking Composition and Communication 155 has helped me gain a better understanding of basic grammar and ...
June 3, 2011 by Tori

English
1.Read the paragraph and translate them into Korean one by one. 2. Read each sentence and translate the sentence into Korean one by one. 3. Read each sentence and translate it into Korean directly. 4. Read and translate each sentence at the same time into Korean. 5. After you ...
March 16, 2014 by rfvv

English
1. Who made the cake? 2. By whom was the cake made? 3. Whom was the cake made by? (Which one is the passive voce sentence of #1?) 4. What made you angry? 5. By what were you made angry? 6. Who bought the pen? 7. By whom was the pen bought? (Is each pair grammatical? Is each ...
December 11, 2009 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 2:24am. 1. It's very noisy here. I can't stand it any more. (What does "it" refer to in the first sentence? What does "it" refer to in the second sentence? Are both the same? Is 'it' an impersonal pronoun or just a pronoun which ...
March 19, 2014 by rfvv

English Grammar
Draw a line between the two peple finding out who is introducing whom. -------------------------------------- Is this sentence above grammatical? Would you let me know if the expression is correct or not?
March 13, 2008 by John

English
1. His hardest decision was not to go abroad. 2. His hardest decision wasn't to go abroad. 3. His hardest decision was / not to go abroad. 4. His hardest decision was to not go abroad. ================= #1 is a little difficult to comprehend. Sentence 1 has two meanings, right...
September 25, 2014 by rfvv

English
1. She sent Ben a letter. 2. She sent Ben a postcard. (Does #2 mean #1?) 3. Pretend you have been a frozen man for 20 years. You woke up just now. What are your plans for the future? I want to take exercise first. I plan to deliver a speech at a conference. I hope to see my ...
August 29, 2014 by rfvv

English
I just got back travelling the world. (Is this grammatical? Would you paraphrase this sentence? Does the sentence mean:I just got back while I was travelling the world.)
March 18, 2010 by rfvv

Sentence Agreement Errors
What agreement error would this sentence be? One of the options concerning his future surgeries were discussed with him. Verb tense agreement error, subject/verb agreement error, pronoun agreement error, modifier placement error or parallel structure error
December 12, 2013 by Becky

english
revise the following sentence to remove all pronoun errors. When a police officer fires his gun, he must fill out a lot of paperwork.
September 30, 2009 by dee

Grammar
Does the following sentence have faulty co-ordination or run-on errors? "Harry Houdini left home at the age of 12, and his real name is Erich Weiss."
February 8, 2010 by alex

Grammar
Rive each of the following sentences, correcting the problems in usage. If a sentence contains no errors, write correct. 1). Bicycling is the reason why I cam with this group to Iowa.
March 18, 2013 by Anonymous

English Expression
It is general to send the mind of gratitude by exchanging presents together with cards in America. ------------------ Is the sentence above grammatical? Would you correct any incorrect expressions?
April 28, 2008 by John

English
1. Put two scrambled word pieces together and make one complete word. 2. There are scrambled word piece cards on the table. Find two scrambled word pieces which can become a word. 3. Combine two scrambled word pieces with each other and make a sentence. 4. Choose one word and ...
August 31, 2009 by John

English
Can you tell me the grammatical error on the following sentences eg:subject-verb agrrement, run on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Also These sentences need to be re-written. 1. They is both happy. 2. at 3PM I will be feeding the ducks. At the park.. 3. ...
July 23, 2011 by Tina

English
1. Wangfujing Street in Beijing Street is crowded day and night. 2. Wangfujing Street in Beijing Street is crowded night and day. ----------------------- Are both grammatical? Is only #1 right? English - Ms. Sue, Monday, May 26, 2014 at 9:54pm How can you have a street in a ...
May 29, 2014 by rfvv

English
1. It smells where the sun doesn't shine. (What does 'it' refers to in this sentence?) 2. Open your mouth wide. 3. Open your mouth widely. (Which one is grammatical?) 4. You should weigh your words before speaking. (What can we use instead of 'weigh'?) 5. These candles come in...
September 10, 2013 by rfvv

Math
Gertrude and Ernest received their typing results. The results are normal and are shown below. Types Of Errors per Page Gertude - (Mean) 10 Standard Deviation- 1 Ernest - (Mean) 10 Standard Deviation- 4 Which statement is true? A. Gertrude probably has more pages with exactly ...
March 30, 2013 by Caroline

English Grammar
I had to get refund,and I received more money than I paid on account of the change of currency. ======================================== Would you take a look at the sentence? If there are any errors, correct them please.
October 22, 2007 by John

English
There are 3 errors in the follow sentence, please help. She wants to track the history of every priest accused of seual misconduct. "It's my belieft that if these people victimize once, they generally do not stop", Ms Anderson said. seual --> sexual belieft --> belief...
October 13, 2006 by Karen

English
A: Would you like to anything to drink? B: Diet cola, please. A: How many would you like? B: Three paper cups of diet cola. A: Here you go. B: Thank you. (Is the short dialogue grammatical? Would yoiu check the errors in the dialogue?)
December 19, 2009 by rfvv

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