November 27, 2015

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

1. which of these sentences features a possessive noun? A.sentence 1 B.sentence 5 C.sentence 7**** D.sentence 11 Am i right
November 2, 2015 by awesome

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

English assignment
I'm trying to introduce dishonesty around the world in my first sentence of this paragraph. Around the world, there are many cases of dishonesty being committed in the form of lying, cheating and stealing. Is this sentence correct? Is it a good sentence to use as an ...
October 6, 2015 by Bob

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

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 Canada’s 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-

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 reader’s interest d. an extension sentence that restates or clarifies the topic sentence
July 1, 2014 by Ashley

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

(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

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

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

Lina went on her first diet in High school for three days she ate nothing but carrot sticks, cottage cheese, and apples. Then scarfed down two double sentence cheeseburgers with fries and a chocolate shake. Her other attempts at dieting didn’t last much longer. By graduation ...
November 18, 2014 by Anonymous

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

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

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

English Grammar
The homework this week is over sentence transformations. The question asks: 1.) Write the positive declarative sentence that corresponds to the transformed sentence 2.) Identify the sentence type Sentence: What courses have been scheduled for next fall? I have written "next ...
November 16, 2014 by Shari

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

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

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 hadn’t failed, last night’s 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

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

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

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

Quick english help
Please check & see if I classified these sentences as simple, complex, or compound correctly! 1. His tie is going to choke him unless we can get it off. (Is this a complex sentence?) 2. She laughed so hard until the teacher told her to stop. (Is this a complex sentence?) 3. ...
December 14, 2014 by Anonymous

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

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

We can walk and ride a bike when I go to school. ========== Is this sentence grammatical? When we grade this short sentence in terms of grammar, can this sentence get A? Or is it totally wrong?
May 18, 2015 by rfvv

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

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

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

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

Use a cliche in a sentence that you create. the sentence that I created is. My sister and I are so much a like that most people say we are " two peas in a pod". Did I do the sentence correctly
February 21, 2015 by Rebecca

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

How would I use the word "Salvation" as a noun in a simple sentence? My first sentence was He gave salvation, but he is the noun in that sentence. My second sentence was Salvation was given.
August 23, 2015 by Jessica

English grammar
Select all the statements that apply to the sentence below. She did not believe that he actually knew the rules of bowling. -The sentence contains a gerund. <Yes, because of "bowling" -The sentence contains a present participle. -The sentence contains a past participle. -...
July 22, 2015 by Lara

English - Writeteacher
39. Without her cat in her lap, she felt alone during the long train ride. simple sentence ***** compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence 40. He steeled his nerve, and he walked into the police station to confess. simple sentence compound sentence...
December 16, 2014 by Cassie

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

critical thinking
How can you tell the difference between a compound sentence and a complex sentence? A. Clauses in a complex sentence are always independent. B. Complex sentences contain coordinating conjunctions that separate the clauses. C. A compound sentence can be separated into two parts...
March 22, 2015 by Saddia

1.Is the group of words a simple sentence, a compound sentence, a run-on sentence, or a sentence fragment? Her computer has new software, it runs much faster now. A. run-on sentence B. sentence fragment** C. compound sentence D. simple sentence 2.Is the group of words a simple...
January 23, 2015 by SKI

In 3–5 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

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

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

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

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

Write S or F to identify each group of words as a sentence or a sentence fragment. Wish on that star. I think it is a sentence fragment (f)
September 30, 2014 by Skye

English 9 grade
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

In the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass what is the cumulative effect of a periodic sentence, antithesis, and balanced sentence have on the story. Also how does sentence structure help to create the effect.
September 10, 2015 by Ann

In 3–5 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

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

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

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

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

Jay Z has multiple sides to him; he teaches us how to be a successful person, and show us what's important in life v.s. what's not. Is this a good thesis sentence, and also can you give me example of the first part of the sentence and the last part ofd the sentence
September 19, 2015 by Mrs. Keon Meadows

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

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

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

(1) Brenda would have liked to have taken her vacation at the beach. (2) However, the weather forecast on the television called for rain. (3) Also, her fiancé, Max, wanted to vacation in the mountains. (4) After a heated discussion, Brenda and Max decided to compromise. (5) ...
December 14, 2014 by Jordan

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

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 firm’s phone system. It is a way to digitally record messages, and it allows “random access” so you can skip, delete, save, and forward messages...
October 19, 2008 by michelle

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

(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

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

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

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

1. Hope your wishes all come true. ====================== Is "I" omitted before "Hope" in this sentence? Why is this sentence used without the subject "I"? In which situation is this sentence used?
November 3, 2015 by rfvv

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

can you please tell me if this is a sentence or fragment: The plan to have a class reunion. I think it's a sentence but idk because i can continue it by adding "is cancelled" in the end. How to know if it's already a sentence? of it's still a fragment? PLEASE HELPPP
November 27, 2014 by HELP PLEASE

Reading, Writing
If you're creating an opening paragraph and you present supporting details in the beginning, where in the paragraph is you topic sentence, mostly likely? A. In the second sentence B. In the next paragraph C. In the first sentence D. At the end of the paragraph MY ANSWER IS D
November 24, 2015 by Basti

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

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 aristocrats’ life style. In this sentence do I include an "s" after style? Also, which is correct in this sentence, "life style" or "lifestyle". 2)Voltaire’s representation of Candide’s father is a ...
January 21, 2008 by Bizzy

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

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

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