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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
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
Thursday, November 8, 2007 at 10:50pm by kaitlyn
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:19pm by Bernie
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:19pm by Ms. Sue
help unscramble this words
Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 9:36pm by lisa
Thank you! I understand now.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 5:00pm by studeny
what is spot on reports
Friday, August 24, 2007 at 2:39am by onlekile
My cat is very playful
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 12:55pm by ziko
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:28pm by Ms. Sue
Your question makes no sense to me.
Friday, August 24, 2007 at 2:39am by bobpursley
No other punctuation is needed.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:19pm by Ms. Sue
What kind of help do you need with this assignment?
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11:13am by Writeacher
how would I use the word turbid in a sentence
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 8:55pm by bill
("This will not be endured!" he roard.) is this sentene correct
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 2:50pm by Eian Williams
thank you and sorry careless mistake on my behalf
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 2:50pm by Eian Williams
What is important as a last step in writing an essay?
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:28pm by Kyle
Now it's number 4. The game answers the question: WHAT did they win?
Thursday, November 8, 2007 at 10:19pm by SraJMcGin
10th grade Enlish
summarize a certain paragraph and outline it
Monday, April 27, 2009 at 6:21am by tamtam
hi i would like to now how to writte more pharagraphs that is what i need help thanks,
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 12:48am by sahra
this is about business letter... can you give an example of Inquiry and reply... thank you.. :)
Sunday, August 10, 2008 at 12:43am by Inuyasha
Define subject matter. Is it the summary, a strange description, or what?! I am clueless here. :(
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 5:00pm by anonymous
college enlish comp 1
how to write a persasvie eassy on art is therapeutic
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:59am by barbara floyd
Did you mean an "on the spot report"? If so, that would be a reporter reporting from the scene of the event.
Friday, August 24, 2007 at 2:39am by GuruBlue
in a college essay can you use the word "you"? and also can you write some parts of it in monologue form?
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 8:10pm by brittany
Our canoe tipped over into the turbid waters near the waterfall.
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 8:55pm by Ms. Sue
CHOOSE THE SENTENCE IN WHICH THE VERB HAS A DIRECT OBJECT. 1. SHE IS INSECURE 2. I WALKED AWAY. 3. GEORGE WAS FURIOUS. 4. THEY WON THE GAME.
Thursday, November 8, 2007 at 10:19pm by Anonymous
Which of the following nouns is properly capitalized? A. Telephone B. Frame C. orlando D. Congress i think its d is this correct?
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 9:44pm by Anonymous
You're very welcome. This is an excellent website: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ It's easy to navigate by clicking on Index and finding what you need in the alphabetical listings.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 5:48pm by Writeacher
Yes, good connection you made! This index is a terrific place to look up grammar and usage terms that you need explanations for: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm This is, to me, the best grammar website out there! And... you're very welcome.
Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 10:02pm by Writeacher
Enlish or grammer
What is the tthe difference between General information and Specific information?
Friday, February 19, 2010 at 9:31pm by Emma
I need a good thesis statement for the realationship between bodies and power struggle that is portrayed in scarlet letter and benito cereno
Friday, September 28, 2007 at 1:35am by amberly
english double checking
This is also a really good and comprehensive website for all things grammar and usage! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ The INDEX is especially helpful when you are looking for something specific.
Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 12:48pm by Writeacher
Medical Billing and Coding
Fragment; make it into a COMPLETE sentences: Having the experience watching the care the hospital gave to my father-in-law during his stay was inspiring. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm Watch capitalization -- when you do and when you don't need capital ...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:39am by Writeacher
enlish. poem, Mother To Son
because It is not just talking about hard time but about what life is.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 6:38pm by y912f
Here are the kinds of things that need fixing: - fragments instead of complete sentences: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm - unnecessary repetition (redundancy): http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/concise.htm#redundancy and http://grammar.ccc.commnet....
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 11:57am by Writeacher
Why could one say that "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day"? presents contrast rather than comparison? The poem I am referencing in quotations is by Shakespeare.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 2:54pm by Pam
There are no words to unscramble. Have you tried using one of the many web sites for unscrambling? They are easily found with a search engine. (Broken Link Removed)
Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 9:36pm by drwls
A restrictive clause is one that A. should be set off by commas. B. functions as an adverb. C. usually occurs at the beginning of a sentence. D. limits the meaning of the word it describes. ..D?
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 1:14pm by Alondra
narnia the lion the the witch and the wabode two literary devives were used in chapter 10 repetition and smiple identify the line that features these device
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 8:27pm by Nick
There are these types of grammar/usage issues: subject-verb agreement: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm point of view problem: Get rid of all first and second person references. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/subject_object.htm Run-ons, ...
Monday, February 22, 2010 at 10:00am by Writeacher
Differential diagnoses include: Diabetes, adult-onset Cholelithiasis, acute You don't use a colon after a verb. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/colon.htm Endocarditis, subacuteTerry Brazelton, MD is an expert in pediatrics. What? If you need help with your ...
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 12:27pm by Writeacher
An effectively written sentence usually: a. starts with (it is )or (there are) to keep the beginnings similiar. b. includes passive construction that makes sentenced direct. c. ends with a direct object to provide readers with closure. d. used active voice with a clear subject...
Monday, July 10, 2006 at 8:09pm by Haydee
Here are some explanations. Then, as SraJMcGin said, you may post what you write, and we will be happy to help you, give you feedback, etc. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/...
Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 11:35pm by Writeacher
Get rid of all instances of "you" and all its forms. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/subject_object.htm Correct all run-ons. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm Use commas correctly. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Use regular...
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 1:17am by Writeacher
English Grade 11 College
The content of what you have written looks fine. However, if you need to be paying attention to mechanical things, such as spelling, grammar, usage, there's lots of clean-up work to do. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 8:54pm by Writeacher
Is this supposed to be one paragraph? Why the separation after "injured"? You need to pay attention to comma uses: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm See especially #4 and #10 ... and to uses of the hyphen: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/hyphen.htm...
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 at 12:30am by Writeacher
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
The error is a form of run-on called a comma splice. There should be a semicolon after failure. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 3:24pm by Ms. Sue
Sentence one is awkward, but correctly punctuated. Sentences two and three are incorrect. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm See #s 3 and 5.
Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 2:50pm by Writeacher
Yes. One way is to use them as objects of a preposition. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Scroll down and read the third paragraph in the section on Personal Pronouns. =)
Thursday, January 31, 2008 at 6:10pm by Writeacher
English is involved, but computer guru's assistance is needed for content. Use this index to help you with grammar/usage/writing questions: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm
Sunday, December 14, 2008 at 10:01am by Writeacher
This has nothing to do with agreement. As Ms. Sue said, this has to do with parallel construction, and "b" is the only sentence that's correctly written. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm Where are these questions coming from?
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 9:07pm by Writeacher
No, review those punctuation and capitalization rules again. You also have a run-on that needs to be fixed. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/capitals.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 3:37pm by Writeacher
You might read this webpage (all of it) about compound words ... then let us know what you think. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/compounds.htm
Friday, November 5, 2010 at 5:39pm by Writeacher
One more comma is needed in #1. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm See #6 and let me know what you think about the second sentence.
Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 11:02pm by Writeacher
Cortney is wrong. We do not use a comma before "because." Please study this site. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 7:48pm by Ms. Sue
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/phrases.htm#infinitive = good explanations and examples of infinitive phrases. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm = Excellent place to look up grammar and usage terms -- either to learn or to remember.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7:04pm by Writeacher
You're right; it's a comma splice. There should be a semicolon after midline. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 3:38pm by Ms. Sue
Jahnay -- it's a contraction, not a conjunction. All of you REALLY need to study up!! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 8:50pm by Writeacher
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm Read and study about subject-verb agreement. Then let me know what you decide.
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 9:26pm by Writeacher
You're still guessing. Go back to the link I gave you in the previous post. Also, here's a list of prepositions so you can see why this guess is not correct: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/preposition_list.htm
Monday, June 15, 2009 at 1:57am by Writeacher
Students also realize that a traditional college requires them to purchase numerous books however, online course provide the majority of their course materials within the virtual classroom. = Run-on http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm studentis = 2 words The ...
Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 6:06pm by Writeacher
Is this sentence a subject verb agreement? Either the interviewer or the committee members usually begins by asking simple questions about your background. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm Please see #5.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 at 7:20pm by Tonya
1. Use correct capitalization. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/capitals.htm 2. Put a space after every comma, period, or other punctuation mark. 3. Clarify all pronouns. For example, what is "it'"? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm 4. Work on ...
Wednesday, November 21, 2007 at 2:31pm by Writeacher
Here are the subjects and verbs. What do you think? 1. copy (and) magazine ~ has disappeared 2. Peggy (or) Phyllis ~ drive 3. Les (and) Miranda ~ is 4. muffler (but also) spark plugs ~ need http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 1:37pm by Writeacher
This page should be of help. If you need further help,http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/objects.htm please repost.
Friday, March 28, 2008 at 1:14pm by GuruBlue
#1 and #3 are correct. #2 is incorrect. You can review comma uses here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:17am by Writeacher
Fix all capitalization and punctuation problems, including fixing run-ons. Press the Enter key a couple of times between paragraphs -- surely this isn't one LONG paragraph! Then repost. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/capitals.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Friday, November 23, 2007 at 11:02pm by Writeacher
Bobpursley is correct. There are run-ons after "I AM" and "I CAN." http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm In addition, the reference "their" in this sentence is incorrect since the noun that pronoun refers to is singular: "when a child relies on their own personal ...
Friday, April 11, 2008 at 11:10pm by Writeacher
But I still can't figure out why the instructor is calling modifier placement an agreement error. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/modifiers.htm#misplaced http://grammar...
Friday, May 13, 2011 at 12:22pm by Writeacher
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm Here's one. Choose the grammar or usage element you need to study, and at the bottom of each webpage are exercises and quizzes. For example, see this one on comma usage: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 3:17pm by Writeacher
Your previous question was answered for you. Now it's your turn. Look through the types of clauses and let us know what you think. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/clauses.htm
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6:25pm by Writeacher
Here's a good place to start: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sentences.htm#sentence_types This is one of the best grammar/usage/writing websites I've found. The Index is the best way to find what you need. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index2.htm
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 8:03am by Writeacher
It's both, I guess; technically, it's a comma splice. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 2:18pm by Writeacher
I disagree. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/capitals.htm Study this webpage and let us know what you think.
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 3:52pm by Writeacher
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conditional2.htm Study this webpage, and then rethink your answers.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 10:13pm by Writeacher
Which one of the following sentences is punctuated correctly. A. I saw so many of my friends, that I knew from high school. B. Work was especially hard today,I had to train someone new to the job. C. I often carry a cell phone with me, it helps if someone is trying to reach me...
Saturday, July 22, 2006 at 1:22am by mubashir
Verbs fall into two main categories: Action verbs -- things you can DO ~~walk, talk, think, consider, believe, use, include, exclude ... http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/verbs.htm Linking verbs -- forms of "to be" (am, are, is, was, were ... ) and a few others: http://...
Sunday, July 5, 2009 at 9:16pm by Writeacher
Grammar, Grammar, Grammar. Comprehensive or not, it is spelled grammar. What is your question?
Monday, July 6, 2009 at 10:27am by bobpursley
Please understand that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read over whatever you come up with and make suggestions and/or corrections. Adjectives: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adjectives.htm and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 1:48pm by Writeacher
If the first two paragraphs are what you are supposed to correct, then go back and rethink it all. Here are some excellent links for punctuation lessons and examples: Commas: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Index -- to look up everything else: http://grammar....
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:01am by Writeacher
Very good. Here are some specific webpages for you to use when you're writing or if you have this type of assignment again: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm Check out the charts, especially. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/prepositions.htm Scroll ...
Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 8:57am by Writeacher
Here are some grammar/usage topics you need to review: Subject-verb agreement: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm Indirect questions (how the verbs should be phrased): http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/question.htm#indirect Then repost. =)
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at 8:12am by Writeacher
1. Put capital letters in the right places. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/capitals.htm 2. Make sure subjects and verbs match (agree) with each other. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm 3. Use commas in the right places. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 12:29am by Writeacher
Sra is correct. There needs to be a comma after "bat" -- AND a capital letter at the beginning of every sentence! Comma use #3 -- http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 12:18am by Writeacher
The sentence is correct, but it's also wordy (has more words than needed). http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/concise.htm Better: I was also surprised that I was no longer frightened by the story in that book.
Monday, November 30, 2009 at 12:06am by Writeacher
DrWLS is correct -- it's 2a. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Read #4.
Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 9:41pm by Writeacher
There are no correct answers in #1 -- all are comma splices. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm#splice I disagree with your choice for #4. I agree with your choices for the others.
Friday, October 21, 2011 at 3:00am by Writeacher
Grammar Answer Check
If it's about conjunctions, I'm so rusty on different kinds of conjunctions that I'd probably just mess you up. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm
Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 7:48pm by Ms. Sue
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ Click on INDEX and then on Capitalization to learn more.
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 1:45pm by Writeacher
composition and communication 1
When you are referring to writing elements, you are undoubtedly supposed to consider sentence structure, sentence variation, choice of words (too casual, too technical, etc.), etc. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sentences.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 7:26pm by Writeacher
Please don't type in all-caps. It's too hard to read, and it makes you seem as if you're SHOUTING at us!! Does the wheelchair have a fractured tibia? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/modifiers.htm#misplaced
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 2:34pm by Writeacher
"in" is a preposition, not an adverb. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm Try putting some of these words in where they make good sense: very mostly fast later earlier rather quite best (and there are other examples in that linked webpage above)
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:49pm by Writeacher
No, the correct sentence is a. Semicolons are used to separate EQUAL things, primarily independent clauses. The words "worse yet" are simply transitional, as you said, but they do not make up a complete independent clause. Semicolons: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 1:10am by Writeacher
I see run-ons, fragments, and comma errors all over the place. Find and fix all those, and then repost. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm
Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 12:54pm by Writeacher
You're pretty much on the right track. How formal does this assignment response need to be? If I were you, I'd go through it, sentence-by-sentence, from the bottom up -- and make sure you have no run-ons or fragments. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm http://...
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 1:36pm by Writeacher