English

posted by marylyn

1:The maximum number of passengers (blank) posted in the front of the bus.

is;are.....is***

2:More than one-half of Sal's profits (blank) spent on camera equipment.

was;were....was***

3:Both "Pied Beauty and "Spring and Fall: To a Young Child" suggest a sense of?

A:disappointment
B:nature's beauty***
C:frustration
D:joyfulness

4:Which of the following would Hopkins say is(not) true of the things mentioned in "Pied Beauty"?

A:Some are spotted or speckled
B:All are worthy of praise
C:Some are sorrowful***
D:All are glorious

Are these correct?

  1. Ms. Sue

    I agree with your first three answers, but not the fourth.

  2. Reed

    I disagree with #2. "profits" is plural.

  3. marylyn

    Okay, thank you so much! I will go read some more.

  4. Ms. Sue

    Reed- profits is not the subject. It's in a prepositional phrase. <g>

  5. Ms. Sue

    Don't tell anyone, but I was one of Reed's high school English teachers.

  6. MsPi_3.14159265

    Your secret is safe in this arena : )
    Best wishes Reed.
    English is tricky at the best of times.

  7. Ms. Sue

    The other side of this is that he knows far more than I do about most editing and interpreting literature.

  8. Reed

    You're right, Ms. Sue. My bad. ( Sorry, Marylyn

  9. Ms. Sue

    I almost missed it myself. :-)

  10. marylyn

    HA HA.....Thank you both so much!

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. 3rd grade

    complete to show how you can find the sum by making a ten, hundred, or thousand. 9+5=14 9+1+ blank 10+ blank blank 90+50=140 90+10+blank 100+blank blank 900+500=1400 900+100+blank 1000+blank blank
  2. English

    Fill in the blank with possessive nouns from familiar fairy tales. 1. Goldilocks ate the BLANK porridge. 2. Jack climbed the beanstalk and stole the BLANK treasures. 3. The three Billly Goats Gruff crossed over the BLANK bridge.
  3. language arts

    please help it says fill in the blanks to complete the comparisons 11.it is as cold as-blank 12.she is as smart as-blank 13.his backpack was as heavy as a-blank 14.she is as old as-blank 15.it was as hot as-blank
  4. help

    Introduction to quadratic equations? If you solve the equation by completing the square, fill in the blanks. 9x^2+9x+4=0 x^2+x+blank=-4/9+blank <---- (blank one, both the same) (x+1/2)^2=blank x+1/2= ± √blank <------ blank
  5. Algebra 2

    Introduction to quadratic equations? If you solve the equation by completing the square, fill in the blanks. 9x^2+9x+4=0 x^2+x+blank=-4/9+blank <---- (blank one, both the same) (x+1/2)^2=blank x+1/2= ± √blank <------ blank
  6. Visual Basic (Computer)

    In the following examples, identify the condition a program would detect (the first exercise is solved for you): a. 4 is blank 3 a. greater than b. 8 is blank 8 b. blank c. 17 is blank 17.8 c. blank d. 75 is blank 85 d. blank e. blank …
  7. Math

    I really need help with this question please Break-even equation. Fill in the blank. The following table contains selected data concerning several outpatient clinics in the new Ambulatory Care Center at Hope University Hospital. Fill …
  8. Spanish 2 Help!

    Fill in the blamks with the appropriate pronoun and conjugated reflexive verb. 1.)Tu_____ ______ el pelo (peinarse) Bank 1= Blank 2= 2.)Raul y Sarita no___ ___ afeitarse) Blank 1= Blank 2= 3.)No prefiero_____el pelo.(lavarse) Blank …
  9. chemistry

    Complete the following reactions, where applicable. If no reaction occurs write N.R A) blank + blank ---> Cu(NO3)2 + PbSO4 B) C6H12O6 + O2 --> blank + blank C) AgNO3 + CuCI2 ---> blank + blank
  10. Math (pt 2)

    Sorry! I posted only the beginning of this question before. Here's the whole thing. Write an equation to express y in terms of x. X 1 __(blank) 3 4 5 Y 7 12 17 22 __(blank) y = ________(blank) I don't understand this one. Can someone …

More Similar Questions