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please correct this sentence: A)HOPEFULLY, we B)WILL BE able to complete the building C)BEFORE the rainy seas sets D)IN. E)NO ERROR i already know the answer is A, but i'm not sure why. can u please explain, thanks. I believe the writer means when the "rainy season sets in." ...
Tuesday, July 19, 2005 at 12:42pm by Christine
check grammar please
1.The goose bit the mailman on the leg. A. The goose bit the mailman on the leg , before running away. 2.With five gallons of gas. A. I drove ten miles , with five gallons of gas. 3. Because the store was closed. A. I did not stop , because the store was closed. 4. For the ...
Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at 7:46am by cindy
Grammar and punctuation help
have got these sentence right. I have gotten good grades since I started taking college classes. no change She drove the car right into the garage, because the breaks got stuck. no change When the garage door was closed, we decided to paint it. We decided to paint the garage ...
Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at 1:19pm by Penny
Is this correct: "the factors that contributed to the movie's comedy" im terrible when it comes to grammar. "the factors that contributed to the movie's comedy" This is not a complete sentence. As phrases that could be included in a complete sentence, it's OK. ?? Here are some...
Sunday, August 13, 2006 at 3:54am by amanda
It's been too long... someone please help - 4th grade grammar, simple and complete subjects in sentences. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/subjects.htm This webpage should help immensely. Just remember that the complete subject is the simple subject plus all its ...
Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 8:53pm by Amber
if your baby does not like cold apple juice, it should be heated. I not sure where the dangling modifier is in this sentence. I think it is fine the way it is. could you help me The problem is the word "it" -- does that word refer to the baby or to the apple juice? Since "...
Friday, September 8, 2006 at 8:25am by vada
In the sentence "He is afraid of the night", what part of speech is night?? He = subj is = verb afraid = pred adjective of = preposition the = article night = ___________ (What completes a prepositional phrase?) http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/prepositions.htm Let me ...
Sunday, September 10, 2006 at 2:55pm by Anonymous
Help with dangling modifiers This site has a great explanation of dangling modifiers and suggestions about how to correct them. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_dangmod.html
Monday, October 9, 2006 at 4:35pm by Judy Hoffman
Rewrite the following sentences, focusing on the grammar area specified in the left column. To enter your answer, click next to the number and begin typing. If the sentence is already correct, write No Change. Punctuation within SentencesóColon The book had some nice features...
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 at 10:26pm by Dave
Which sentence is correctly punctuated. 1. The cost, and size of computers are decreasing, almost as rapidly as processing power is increasing. 2. Database management systems were originally large, unwieldly, and ready to use. 3. A factory closing means the community loses ...
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 at 8:36am by Kourtney
Can someone check these for me please and if I am wrong please tell me where and why or what should i put to make it right. The following grammar sentences need to follow the rule of "Dangling Modifiers",if they need no change write no change. 1.Flying over the oak tree, hte ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 6:05pm by Jasmine07202006
Can someone check these for me please and if I am wrong please tell me where and why or what should i put to make it right. The following grammar sentences need to follow the rule of "Predication ",if they need no change write no change. 1.Our resolution should begin at ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 6:10pm by Jasmine07202006
The following grammar sentences need to follow the rule of "Dangling Modifiers",if they need no change write no change. 1.Flying over the oak tree, hte farmer saw the flock of birds that had damaged his crops. My answer:The farmer saw the flock of birds that had been flying ...
Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 11:50am by Jasmine07202006
I need to figure out what is grammatically wrong with each sentence. 1. Our front window was smashed by Henry's myopic closet. 2. Measles are deforming the witches, which maes their cats jumpy. 3. By the end of the third inning, it is obvious and you knew what the outcome is. ...
Saturday, October 28, 2006 at 7:45pm by Tiffany
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on slot boundaries: 1. (PDF file to download): eeexplore.ieee.org/iel5/3469/10215/00479282.pdf?arnumber= 2. (English Slot Grammar PDF): www.springerlink.com/index/y478942g72411n26.pdf 3. (an example PDF): ...
Sunday, July 6, 2008 at 11:05am by SraJMcGin
"Slot boundaries"?? I've never heard this term used in English regarding grammar and/or usage. Here's one sentence taken apart. Perhaps then you can figure this out -- or repost with the definition of slot boundaries!! The (article modifying "evaporation") evaporation (subject...
Sunday, July 6, 2008 at 11:05am by Writeacher
I have to draw vertical lines to identify the slot boundaries. Then, label each slot according to its form and function. At the end, I must identify its sentence pattern. I am clueloess with this!! 1. The evaportation of ocean water produces clouds. (___) 2. Geologists ...
Sunday, July 6, 2008 at 11:05am by Sandra
I was wondering if these sentences are labeled right with either predicate noun or predicate adjective? Their presence was necessary in the far north country in the early days. preicate noun Now they are famous throughout the world. predicate noun They are the subject of many ...
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 6:42pm by tyler
Here are a few more of the predicate adjective or predicate noun sentences I need help with to see if I used the right one. Wildflowers look lovely on the hillsides. PA Mounties on horesback are a common sight. PN The Royal Canadian Mounted Police's nickname is the Mounties. ...
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 6:56pm by tyler
These are wrong. The rest are correct. Their uniforms are a symbol of their authority. PA The Mounties are the model for police forces in many countries.PA
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 6:56pm by Ms. Sue