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Enlish Grammar
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 ...
July 6, 2008 by Sandra

enlish/grammar
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 ...
November 7, 2011 by tyler

enlish
help unscramble this words
December 13, 2008 by lisa

Enlish language
what is spot on reports
August 24, 2007 by onlekile

enlish
("This will not be endured!" he roard.) is this sentene correct
September 7, 2011 by Eian Williams

enlish
how would I use the word turbid in a sentence
February 16, 2010 by bill

Enlish ARTS
What is important as a last step in writing an essay?
April 11, 2013 by Kyle

enlish
hi i would like to now how to writte more pharagraphs that is what i need help thanks,
November 1, 2010 by sahra

college enlish comp 1
how to write a persasvie eassy on art is therapeutic
February 6, 2013 by barbara floyd

Enlish 104
this is about business letter... can you give an example of Inquiry and reply... thank you.. :)
August 10, 2008 by Inuyasha

Writing comunication
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...
July 10, 2006 by Haydee

enlish/grammar
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. ...
November 7, 2011 by tyler

enlish
in a college essay can you use the word "you"? and also can you write some parts of it in monologue form?
October 3, 2007 by brittany

Grammar
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.
March 31, 2007 by Tonya

ENLISH
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.
November 8, 2007 by Anonymous

pratical enlish
Which of the following nouns is properly capitalized? A. Telephone B. Frame C. orlando D. Congress i think its d is this correct?
November 19, 2011 by Anonymous

english
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...
July 22, 2006 by mubashir

grammar
CheckPoint: Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint • Resources: Appendix F; A Pocket Style Manual; designated Exercise Central practice exercises on grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and writing; and the Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint exercises • Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] forum...
November 26, 2008 by Anonymous

english
Suppose you are exploring a subject for a composition. Which one of the following methods would help you find relationships among various aspects of a subject. A. Journaling B. Freewriting C. Pentad D. Listing http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/...
July 22, 2006 by mubashir

grammar
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 ...
September 6, 2006 by Amber

enlish lit
I need a good thesis statement for the realationship between bodies and power struggle that is portrayed in scarlet letter and benito cereno
September 28, 2007 by amberly

Enlish or grammer
What is the tthe difference between General information and Specific information?
February 19, 2010 by Emma

English
what is the preposition, conjunction, and artical of these sentances? 1. Stan enrolled in the driving course, and he looked forword to his first lesson. 2. He read a book of instructions or rules of the road. 3.Then, He practiced all the driving instructions with an instructor...
September 6, 2006 by Anita

literacy
can u plz give me 10 connectives and 10 sentences with them e.g:ALTHOUGH i love ice cream.i'm only allowed it once a week will u be done by tommorow? AND PLZ MAKE IT SNAPPY!!!!!! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm#subordinating_conjunctions and http://...
October 18, 2006 by anesa

Enlish-College
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.
October 14, 2008 by Pam

enlish literture
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
May 14, 2013 by Nick

enlish
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?
January 30, 2013 by Alondra

Language
What is a pronou called that points out something? demonstrative http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Scroll down. =)
March 14, 2007 by Lauryn

english
can somebody give me an example of a pronoun http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Many examples are given here. =) thank you writeacher
July 11, 2007 by eric

Question
What,if anything,is wrong with this sentence? An appeals court ordered the money returned,however,the IRS didn't comply. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. LACKS PARALLEL PARTS C. DANGLER D. COMMA SPLICE I THINK THE CORRECT ANSWER IS: (B)LACKS PARALLEL PARTS AM I CORRECT? No...
October 20, 2006 by Kalli

Please help----
When it requires de-emphasis, non-essential material in a sentence is set off by a what? pair of parentheses or a colon THANK YOU!!! Here are explanations for the uses of these marks of punctuation: Colon: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/colon.htm Parentheses: ...
October 17, 2006 by Tina

Grammar
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 ...
October 17, 2006 by Kourtney

Grammar...Writing
Hello, Does the following sentence contain a relative clause? The audience applauded the ambassador, who spoke for one-half hour. Thank You http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/clauses.htm Scroll down a bit and read about relative clauses. What are the words they begin with...
July 30, 2007 by Mandi

Emglish
Subject-Verb Agreement 1. 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 Scroll down and read #5. Then let me know what you think, and I'll give you feedback. =)
February 22, 2007 by GIGI

Language...Grammar
Can you tell me which one of these contains a prepositional Pharse? Thank You 1. With the proper help, they'll complete the project early. 2. Running all the way, he got there early. 3. They sang it, and sang it again. Thanks A lot. Only one of these sentences includes a ...
July 4, 2007 by Mandi

English
After which word should you place a comma? All of us are very eager to see the presentation and we particularly look forward to the question period. It's a compound sentence. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Read section 2. Then let me know what you think. =)
October 17, 2006 by Kalli

Enlish
Hi it's Bernie again. Does this sentence look correct with the quotation marks and comma. Harold wrote, “I regret that I am unable to attend the fundraiser for AIDS research." His letter however, contained a substantial contribution.
March 13, 2013 by Bernie

grammar
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 ...
September 10, 2006 by Anonymous

English
I learned that a noun has six functions. One of those funstions are, subject of a verb. Can you provide a defination of, "subject of a verb." This site will give you an excellent definition and good examples. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/subjects.htm Thank-you
January 15, 2007 by Gina

English
I'm not a native speaker of English so I have grammar problems. What are some ways that I can improve my grammar? Do reading grammar book help? Also, is there any way to improve my writing beside writing more? Thank you
December 17, 2012 by Shadow

english
In which one of the following sentences is the subject-verb agreement correct. A. The sound of the waves are drowning out their cries for help. B. Either Jim or I am going to the convention. C. Neither Carol nor her children is coming to the reunion. D. There is too many ...
July 22, 2006 by mubashir

English
How does one explain the difference in usage between "I am going to go get it." and "I will go and get it." Correct terms, please, to help a foreign student. I am going = present progressive tense I will go and get = future tense, compound verb to get = infinitive form =) http...
January 16, 2007 by Mia

ponctuation, mechanisme, and writing
CheckPoint: Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint • Resources: Appendix F; A Pocket Style Manual; designated Exercise Central practice exercises on grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and writing; and the Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint exercises • Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] forum...
November 27, 2008 by Anonymous

enlish. poem, Mother To Son
in Mother to Son Langston Hughes uses the extended metaphor of a staircase to describe a. hard times b. life c. happiness d. love i was confused between a and b, but i think it's B.
May 27, 2009 by y912f

english
In which one of the following sentences is the possessive used correctly. A. The boy's basketball team plays every friday. B. Their's is the first bus to arrive at school every morning. C. The childrens' activity period lasts 15 minutes. D. Carl's and Sara's schoolbooks are on...
July 22, 2006 by mubashir

enlish
correc the following sentences for subject-verb agreement,tens and fragment. 1. My cat it is very playful 2. when he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. 3. This children keep making noise. 4. These are great news indeed; i can`t believe i made it!
February 19, 2013 by donald

Com 120
I looking for the comma splice http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm#splice Here's an explanation of what a comma splice is and some examples, as well as how to fix them. Please re-post if you have specific questions. =)
February 19, 2007 by Anonymous

grammer
what is parrallel structure? Parallel structure is making sure that all parts of a series or other sentence constructions are using nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc., in the same order. There are some excellent examples here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm...
November 21, 2006 by patti

ENLISH
WHICH SENTENCE IS WRIITEN IN AN ACTIVE VOICE. THE TEST WILL BE OFFERED SEVERAL TIMES THIS WEEK. 2. WE WERE TOLD TO WAIT UNTIL FIVE O'CLOCK FOR DELIVERY. 3. FORMAL CLOTHING MUST BE WORN TO KIM'S WEDDING. 4. RICK AND KATE BIT THE HOUSE WITH THEIR OWN HANDS.
November 8, 2007 by Anonymous

Question
Do you the different comma's? I don't know what your exact question is, but here is a webpage that includes excellent explanations and examples for the different comma uses: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm =)
May 14, 2007 by J

grammar
is this grammar correct? jacob my best friend belives that he is as smart as i am
October 27, 2011 by Anonymous

grammar
Is the grammar in the following sentence ok? For, surely, the paintings were created by people who were not so different than myself.
January 1, 2010 by Helen

English Grammar
Is this correct grammar? If you have accomplished what you aimed to do, are you not as equally successful, as the next person?
December 18, 2012 by Manny

grammar
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 "...
September 8, 2006 by vada

English
In the sentence... Paul often wrote poems in the evening. He also began to write a play titled "Saul" Would the period go in front of the quotation mark or after? Thanks for all your help! In front of the closing quotation mark. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/...
August 9, 2007 by Katie

grammar
hello. is this statement correct in grammar: i think something is weird at this picture, but i can't seem to find it. thank you in advance.
June 7, 2011 by Namie

english
what is an interjection? Try www.dictionary.com what key would you use forlesson7-1 homework helper online I wish someone would answer my question the telling me to look it up!!!!!!!!!!! what question????????????????????? what question????????????????????? to JULIE http://...
September 8, 2006 by julie

English Com
Does this sentence have a dangling modifier? Ironing out all wrinkles, the pants looked much more presentable. Yes, again. It reads as if the pants had ironed out all the wrinkles!! =) http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/modifiers.htm Here's an excellent webpage to help you...
November 10, 2006 by kimba

Grammar
Another grammar question from me... I need help understanding gerund phrases. I know the meaning and everything there is just no easy way for me to spot them..any help for me? Thanks -MC
February 18, 2009 by mysterychicken

grammar
comprehension grammar checkpoint for com 150
October 27, 2009 by Anonymous

grammar
I was graduated last March 2011. Is this a correct grammar?
October 26, 2012 by Jocelyn

grammar
Is saying "she's sitting in back of me" poor grammar.
March 23, 2013 by Judy

English
In this sentence, where do the commas go: Again I ask you implore you to help me Mr. Janus. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm In here, pay special attention to introductory elements, parenthetical elements, and nouns of address (at the end of #4). Let me know ...
January 22, 2007 by Katie

English
Bobpursley is correct. And here's a webpage that will give you some guidelines and specific words: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/transitions.htm =) Does anyone know if a persuasive paper has to have a transition word at the beginning of a paragraph???? Please let me ...
March 13, 2007 by Writeacher

english
Which one of the following sentences containes an unnecessary comma. A. We had to decide among steak, lobster, and pork roast. B. Before we could enter the building, we had to show our identification badges. C. The car that was used as a demonstration in the race, is owned by ...
July 22, 2006 by mubashir

grammar
I'm not used to the system here, could Ms. Sue check my 10:03 grammar question when she gets a chance? I would be so grateful. I am going to be up late anyway!
April 15, 2008 by Lisa

Subject-Verb Agreement
Either the interviewer or the committee members usually begins by asking simple questions about your background. First of all, decide what the subject(s) is (are); then you will be able to decide if the verb needs fixing, and how. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr....
December 18, 2006 by gladys

ENGLISH (LANGUAGE ARTS)
REcognizing Antecedents http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns.htm http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_pronuse.html And others: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=recognize+antecedent+grammar =)
March 27, 2007 by Nicki S.

sentence
The United States is not a democracy, it is a Republic. The United States is a democracy because the people elect its leaders. democracy Can someone help me understand how to use this word in a sentence? Correction of the run-on (comma splice): ... democracy. It ... http://...
April 25, 2007 by Ralph

english
how do you write an evaluation? What kind of evaluation are you referring to? Job evaluation? Evaluation of literary work? Or what? If you're referring to a literary evaluation, here's a webpage that may help: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/review.htm Be ...
November 15, 2006 by dan

english
I am writing an essay where I am supposed to write sentences that demonstrate "series of three" using parallel structure. What is that? Here are some examples: For breakfast this morning, I ate scrambled eggs, bacon, and toast. Janie, Sam, and Mariah are my closest friends. My...
September 19, 2006 by michael

english 1
When should you place a colon? Usually, the colon is used when you have made a statement and then you write specifics (often as a series) after the statement. There are good explanations and examples here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/colon.htm One thing to ...
September 7, 2006 by keyona

English
I have an Enlish test tomorrow on Romeo and Juliet. My teacher said he's gonna put 5 questions about 5 different quotes on the test. What are some highly likely testable quotes from Romeo and Juliet?
May 26, 2008 by Romeo

english desperate
Are these corret! tahnk you so much review for test! are my answers correct 1. Several people listened, but nobody voluntered??? simple 2. Gina and dave picked the wild flowers, and we arranged them???simple 3. Snow fell: winter was now upon us?? compound 4. Mrs Smith may be ...
October 31, 2006 by liz

WRITING
Can you give me a example of a compound-complex sen. with two dependent clauses? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/clauses.htm This webpage discusses various types of clauses and how they fit together into different kinds of sentences. A compound-complex sentence has two ...
May 14, 2007 by SANCA

English 101
My question is to correct the faulty parallelism.How can we do that. "The streets were not only too steep but also were too narrow for anything other than pedestrian traffic." The structure is parallel. Perhaps the second were isn't needed. Please check back here because ...
June 11, 2007 by Niraj

fused sentence
The creature sat upright andtugged at the shackles binding his ankles, frankenstein uttered a piercing scream. We will be happy to critique your correction to this fused sentence. Fused sentence, comma splice (which is what this is), or run-on -- they're all the same -- two ...
April 24, 2007 by ogundare

English
Are these sentences correct: The littel boy handed Santa a list that said he wanted: a truck, a train, and a million dollars. Her mind flew so quickly-she had so much to remember-that she forgot to stop at the light First sentence: ~~correct the spelling of "little" ~~delete ...
July 20, 2007 by Lynne

French Grammar
I have sixteen pages of grammar, I am lost! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all, what is the textbook, author, chapter, etc. Without any examples of what you are to do, how do you expect us to help you?
January 21, 2007 by Kurizu

language arts
need study sites for pronouns, propers nouns, adverbs, verbs, nouns. THNX :) http://members.cox.net/lenco1/grammarpractice/ http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ Go into Word & Sentence Level for different specific grammar issues--most all of which have quizzes at the bottom...
March 15, 2007 by vahnna

Axia
The creature sat upright and tugged at the shackles binding his ankles, Frakenstein uttered a piercing scream I'm not sure what you are asking here, but if it's about the construction or any errors in what you've typed in, here goes: That is not a grammatically correct ...
July 19, 2007 by Julie

english grammar
pls.check my english grammar if it is correct usage. i remeber when i was at my young age i was always doing all the i could.
April 24, 2011 by jessie

English
Is there a site where it can accurately check grammar? I use the the Word grammar/spell check, and it still messes up at times :/ thanks much!
July 27, 2008 by Nikki

Grammar
Another quick question about grammar... "...two large single stranded DNA, which have a low viscosity" (would it be have or has????)
January 31, 2009 by Lilah

3 grade grammar
Is the grammar correct not sure if there should be an apostrophe after the s in dads Mother planned a surprise party for Dads birthday.
November 28, 2012 by Daniel mom

reading/english
Identify the pronouns(s)andin the following sentenceas personal,reflexive,intensive,demonstrative, interrogative,relative or indefinite. James designedthe building himself Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Our tutors try to give you the information to ...
March 28, 2007 by shaya

English
Do you understand why "defines" is correct? Even though "Baskin-Robbins" appears to be plural (with the -s on the end), it's singular because it's the name of one company. Therefore, the verb needs to have the third-person-singular ending (-s) when in present tense. http://...
July 12, 2007 by Writeacher

grammar
please help me if this is correct in grammar. please correct so that i will know the correct grammar. 1.Anyone have done this experience before.
April 8, 2014 by jessie

English
How do you determine the correct verb in a compound subject sen.? What is the best way to determine the correct verb? plez help!:/ Simple sentence with compound subject: Jack and Jill ran up the hill. Compound subject = Jack, Jill Verb = ran The verb is the verb, no matter if ...
May 16, 2007 by Sanca

GRAMMAR
Correct Punctuation, Spelling, Grammar etc. 1. Here's the slice of cake you asked for. 2. You should always check your grammar, spelling, and punctuation when transcribing. 3. He denies any fever, chills, night sweats, and weight loss. 4. Since the previous scan the patient ...
July 29, 2011 by Leslie-To:Writeacher

ENGLISH
hi i need a paragraph not instructions on introduction paragraph No one here will write your paragraph for you. Only you can do that. Once you have one written, please post it and someone here will critique your work. http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/intro.html http://...
November 21, 2006 by Gurv

English
Is the following sentence a complex sentence? As a result of showing my gregarious personaity, I have many friends. No, it's not complex. Before the comma, there needs to be a clause, not a phrase. Did you find my correction below?? Let me know how you decide to correct this...
August 12, 2007 by Shari

writing...grammar
Hello, Which sentence contains a dangling modifier? 1. When the storm began to abate, we went home. 2. By the light of the moon, I tripped over a rock. 3. The dog that is man's best friend is cat's worst enemy. I don't see any dangling modifiers in here. Here are some websites...
July 15, 2007 by Mandi

grammar
Ms.writeacher, I'm sorry i was just trying to ask to verify in the grammar if that was what you were referring to. My apologies to you. thank you for your responce . No problem. I just wanted to make sure you found my other responses. =)
November 17, 2006 by jasmine82

English Grammar check
Can you please check this for grammar thank you!! Thank you, for all that you have done and continue to do for me.It means the world to me, that you haven't given up on trying to help me. More importantly, thank you for always believing in me.
December 12, 2011 by Samantha

Language
Break and thing are examples of what kind of verbs (not "action") Verbs can be in any of the following categories: ~linking or action ~active or passive ~transitive or intransitive Break can be an action, active, and transitive verb. Thing is not a verb. http://grammar.ccc....
March 14, 2007 by Lauryn

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

Enlish lit
How do the styles and themes of “Theme for English B” and “Ballad of Birmingham” compare? I read both, but I don't understand how that could compare in themes of styles. They have both different themes and styles!
May 23, 2014 by AnonJ

grammar
Sometimes it took days until I could pull out the artifact that had staring me in the face, and not doing so beforehand had taken much patience and self control. Is the grammar correct?
November 30, 2009 by Helen

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

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