Homework Help: English: Grammar

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HS english 1
Please help i have tried a lot of other sites and they couldnt help me. Question (essay style): Read this excerpt from Little Brother and answer the following questions in complete sentences using proper grammar and punctuation: Marcus manages to flag down a vehicle and they ...

English grammar
Two hundred rupees are/is a lot of money.

English writing issues
Help With These Issues Grammar Incorrect Phrasing, Enhancement word choice, Style Wordy Sentences Passive Voice Misuse, Unclear Reference, Sentence Structure Maryland Lawmakers Approve Bill To Fight Drug Price-Gouging, prohibiting a manufacturer or wholesale distributer from ...

Grammar/Langauge arts
Hi, so I am writing an essay and couldn't figure out in the sentence below I should use affect or effect. If anyone could help I would appreciate it :). This includes the objectives of the sports, what the environments are like, and the effect the sport has on your health.

Writing - College
Hello! I am in need of some assistance, please! I have to write a personal response essay based on an interview I conducted, and it needs to be between 1,000 to 1,500 words. I was actually here just the other day, asking for help on how to lay out the interview bit! Anyhoo! ...

Linguistics
I am reposting this because I did not receive an answer and am still stuck. (a) The lexicon and phrase structure grammar cannot provide hierarchical structures (i.e., trees) for sentences such as the following: -A lion escaped from the zoo yesterday. -An eagle flew away ...

Linguistics
For each of the following sentences, indicate whether it has a complete hierarchical structure according to the revised lexicon and grammar (yes/no). -A cute lion escaped from the zoo yesterday. -An cute lion escaped from the zoo yesterday. -A gray eagle flew away quickly. -An...

english
Is this correct grammar? “Yes,” Lucy anxiously whispers, fingers tapping by her side. “Yes, it is.”

grammar
Could you correct me my mistakes. Please • What are you most passionate about? One of my greatest passion is helping others. I like helping people find solutions that meet their specific needs. 7.How do you typically spend your leisure time? In my leisure time, I like to ...

English
I wrote my Book Review: Pride and Prejudice I would like someone correct my grammar mistakes.180 words Thanks so much Pride and Prejudice Pride and Prejudice was written about 200 years back by Jane Austen. It is a romantic love story about the pride of a man and the prejudice...

English
Please how can correct my grammar mistakes. Thanks 3. What are your three BEST life skills? I have the ability to empathize with other people. Also I keep calm and resilient in hard situations. But the most important is I'm excellent managing my finances. 4. What's the most ...

Grammar
1. He tried to remember that names of all the people_________ were there that night. a. Whom b. That c. Whose d. Which 2. A synonym is a word _________ a meaning similar to another word. a. Who have b. That have c. Who is having d. Having 3. After having robbed the bank,...

Grammar
Select the word or phrase that makes the sentence grammatically correct. 1. A tuberculin skin test should be read within 24 hrs. ____ administration. a. Of b. Since c. As d. From 2. The student ______ for the final exam. a. Didn’t studied b. Was studying c. Studied hardly d...

Grammar
Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly. 1) After the policeman had ran for several miles, he finally caught up with the man who had stolen the purse. a) Had ran b) Several miles c) Who d) Up with 2) The man’s heart attach scared him badly and ...

Spanish
Ms. Sue and SraJMcGin, Thank you for your assistance earlier. Might I ask you again for your help with this homework assignment? I needed to read Act II of La dama del alba and answer 10 questions. Can you please check my grammar and sentence structure? 1) ¿Según el abuelo, ...

Spanish
Can you please check my grammar on these four replies? 1) What have you done today before studying Spanish? Antes de estudiar español hoy, me desperté, me duché y desayuné. 2) What would you do with 1 million dollars? Con $1M, viajaría y ayudaría a los pobres. 3) What ...

Grammar
What part of speech is love in this sentence " I love playing in the rain"

English Grammar
How To Convert Common Noun Into Abstract Noun

grammar
Could you check my sentences. Thank you very much 1. You are supposed to unplug the light before you change the bulb. You could get a shock. 2. Everyone in the house is supposed to deal with their own mess. I'm not going to do all the cleaning. 3. We were all going to do some ...

grammar
Could you check my sentences. Thank you very much 1. If you ask her, she'll tell you the story 2. When she talked to the old woman, she would only smile and nod. 3. If she listens carefully, she could hear someone moving around upstairs in the house. 4. If she spoke, the room ...

grammar
15. Could you check my sentences. Thank you very much 1. I wish I could go back in time to ancient Greece. 2. I wish I had a sister or brother who spoke another language. 3. Imagine we could have sailed to Troy to save Helen! 4. I wish we could go back and change the past. 5. ...

grammar
Could you check my sentences. Thank you very much 1. They used to work that she would forget them when she got famous. 2. She used to tell them that would never happen. 3. She would always call, and go to see them when she was in town. 4. They would thing about her every time ...

English
1. He bought Jane a present. 2. Jane was bought a present. 3. A present was bought for Jane. According to Longman English grammar (which was published long ago, about 30 years ago.), #1 can be changed into #2. What about at present? Is this rule changed or not? When the verb ...

5th grade Math
Read the following word problems, create an expression, and solve. 1. Nadia earned $3 a week. Nathan $4 a week. How much did they earn together after 4 weeks? (3+4) x 4 = $28 2. Audrey has 120 beads. She puts 8 beads on each necklace and 4 beads on each bracelet. How many ...

English
Thank you for your help. One more question about the verb send goes as follows. 1. He sent me a book. [active] 2. I was sent a book by him.[passive] 3. A book was sent (to) me by him.[passive] ---------------------- #3 is grammatical. It has no problem. What about #2? Is it ...

English grammar
I heard of your brilliant success.I was glad of that.

grammar
Is this correct? It is the waves, where... The "it is the waves" part. thanks

Grammar
I apologize for asking too many of these questions, but I need to know for sure if I'm doing this right. "Thus the creation of infinite universes from this world of nothing was prevented." I'm confused if it is was or were again. When I say it to myself, I think 'was' sounds ...

grammar
" This had never happened before. Usually he would be the one who wakes up the earliest. " Is there anything wrong in this sentence?

math 1
The vertices J(2,6), K(7,8), L(9,3), and M(?, ?) determine a square. Show your work to find the coordinates of M. Use complete sentences and proper grammar to give a justification why JKLM is a square.

Grammar, sentence structure
"Yesterday was Aldo’s 15th birthday, friends and relatives travelled half a hundred miles by horse from the grand streets of Rome to have a dinner party." I'm having a very bad time structuring this sentence correctly so it can flow easily when speaking. Please help!

grammar
I like the new layout of the website. It looks very clean. I need help with this. "My family were of the middle class" Is this correct in terms of grammar? And is there a better way to write it?

english
95. Students could learn grammatical structures from a song because A:it contains authentic language. B:rhythm and melody make the structure memorable. C: learning in this way is a pleasant change of pace. D: all of the above. answer: D 96. In a grammar lesson, a teacher used ...

english
88. The reason to list all of the preliminary (non-procedural) information in a lesson plan is to A:be sure have considered each aspect. B:keep good records for your future needs C:be able to communicate clearly with administrators, other teachers, and students D:All of the ...

english
85. The overriding goal when teaching grammar to EFL students should be to A: improve their communications skills. B: help them successfully name parts of speech. C: improve their abilities to diagram sentences. D: help them prepare their own grammar lessons 86. Among ...

Grammar
The most important thing in my life are making money, traveling abroad and to live well. which used incorectly

English
1. I will drink enough water. 2. I will dring water enough. 3. I will eat enough water. ---------------------------------- Are #1 and #2 correct grammatically? What about #3? Can we use 'eat' instead of 'drink'? In a basic grammar test, can we use both #2 and #3?

english grammar
I already answer the grammar exam of 100 question, now I want to check my answers if it is correct or not. How can I check my answers.

english grammar
A teacher wants to use an ACA approach to grammar. Which of the materials below would he use in first lesson activity?

Proper comma Usage
Which sentence has proper comma usage? 1)The teen, complained of pain swelling and bleeding on his knee. 2)The child, who was sick, wanted to drink some orange juice. 3)The teacher who was late started talking about grammar. 4)The abdomen was soft, gassy non-tender and smooth...

English grammar
They __________ home from school by 7p.m. a) will be returning b) would have returned Can someone help with this question? Is the answer b? Thanks.

English
1. You will have met Prof. Smith. 2. You must have met Prof. Smith. ------------------------------------- In a grammar book, it is said that #1 means a guessing in the past, which is weaker than #2. Is that right? Can we use #2?

English
Tom has a paper, but his brother has two papers. -------------------------- Is the use of 'paper' correct? Is the sentence above correct in terms of grammar?

English
1. Anybody can make mistakes. 2. We can go to the concert. 3. We could go to the concert. ------------------------------ In a grammar book, it is said that 'can' in #1 is used as theoretical possiblilty' Is that right? In #3, 'could' is used as 'present possibility.' What ...

english
Please could you check my grammar. thanks 1.Other Color Print Price, depending on the image’s size

French
Hi I wrote this today and I wondered if you could help me see if there is anything wrong with my grammar: "Je me levé à dix heures. Je suis monte les escaliers pour prendre le petit déjeuner. J’ai mange une tranche de pain avec fromage. J’ai bu l’eau avec mon petit-d...

5th Grade English Grammar
positive comparative superlative for troubled, straight, friendly, dry, safe, useful, flat, willing, blue, worst, and sad. Thanks.

English Grammar 5th grade
Answers for suffixes colorful, late, northern, troubled, straight, friendly, dry, safe, useful, flat, willing, early, hungry, blue, worst, sad. Thanks! For Helping me!

grammar check
Uranium is a radioactive element that is used to create nuclear energy. Predicate Noun <---

english grammar
1. Our high school would not ________until mid September mid-september mid-September . a. reopen b. re-open c. re open I think the answer is B 2. We were enjoying our break by indulging in ______activities a. childlike b. child-like c. child like I think the answer is C 3. and...

English
Can someone help me here? I'm suppose to match the defenitions but all of them seem like possible choices. It's confusing. 1.Scanning the test 2.Avoiding Careless Errors 3.Planning your time 4.Making educated guesses 5.Memory dumping 6.Reading the questions 7.Reading ...

grammar-check my work thank you
Identify the phrase in parentheses as a gerund phrase, participle phrase or infinitive phrase. When the Christmas holidays arrive, (bustling shoppers fill the stores). I think it is a gerund phrase because it acts as a noun

History/English
I am trying to make a slogan for a project I have. Is this correct grammar? Rifles are a man's best friend

Grammar
Replace with vs. Replace for? 1. Replace white rice with brown rice. Does this mean use brown rice instead? 2. Replace white rice for brown rice. Does this mean use white rice instead?

english grammar
please kindly help me to correct the usage in english grammar. 1. Teacher: So what do you know __about___ prepositions? From At In About 2. Student: Well I know that they usually come _before___ nouns. On After Under Before 3. Teacher: Very good. Which do you find the ...

English Grammar
Please kindly help me to correct the usage in the sentence below. 1. Teacher: Can you explain to me when you _learn____ the Past Simple & the Present Perfect? Learn Utilise Use Adapt 2. Student: I think the Past Simple is for a ___definite__ time in the past and the Present ...

grammar
If I enjoy the cruise, and if I have enough money, I shall buy a yacht on which I shall continue to party until I drop - what kind of sentence is this

english Grammar
Please kindly correct my grammar... 1. which one is correct a. Matt like fish. b. Matt likes fish.

Grammar
What is the prepositional phrase in The man sat on top of the historic rock. Underline on top and of the historic rock

English
Below is one of my body paragraphs in my thesis paper and it would be really appreciated if I could get any further suggestions towards making it better. In the essay, “The step not Taken” by Paul D’Angelo fear is the reason the main character was being reluctant to take...

english grammar check please
parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...

english grammar check my work
1. WE get to go home. answer(we=noun...get=helping verb to=helping verb=go=verb...home=noun). 2. A lot of kids have watched several times. (a=article....lot=adverb...of=preposiito​n...kids=noun....several=adjective....ti​mes=noun) thank you so much!

english grammar check my answer
Can you help with the parts of speech: am I correct? 1. The high school game is at home tonight. answer:(The ..article..high school ..adjective... game...noun..at..preposition....home..no​un....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win when they ...

Dangling Modifiers
Read the grammar notes carefully. Then, decide whether each of the following questions is correct, or whether it contains a dangling modifier! Q1.  Rifling through the papers, the letter was found.  Correct   Contains dangling modifier Q2.  Looking around the room, ...

grammar simple, compound/complex
1. We like stories which have unusual endings. <-- compound 2. The novel that was written is about dragons. <-- complex 3. The main character Adela is interesting; she is a warrior. <-- Compound 4. Dragons are ruining the small village in the story. <--- simple 5. ...

English
The worst was yet to come.Still shedding tears, I climbed back into the hearse, to return home.To return to a home which would never be the same again... Help:punctuation&Grammar? Is it good?

Spanish 202
I have some answers for my spanish class. I was hoping the grammar could be checked. Antes de estudiar esponal había dormido. Con $100000 compraría una mona. Mi passión ideal sería bombero. Comería muy mucha comida todo día. Si no tuviera tarea de español iría ...

Spanish
I was hoping some one could check these reading response answers for grammar. It was the story la dama del alba. En español, escribe un resumen de un párrafo relatando lo que ha pasado en las primeras 10 páginas de ‘La dama del alba’. (5 points) Lo estaba el aniversario...

French
Can you fix any grammar I may have done wrong. Help Mme! Merci beaucoup. ______________________________________ 1. In the beginning of the film, the Magesty Cordelia talked to Joliterax about how Caesar almost annihilated the British army. *** Au début du film, la Magistère ...

Grammar
No one likes tropical fish more than (she, her). I can't really tell because usually I separate the sentence into two but the word is at the end so I can't.

Grammar
The nurse's notes in the medical record indicate the patient's pain was severe. What is wrong with this sentence? Or wrong grammatical errors?

Grammar
If they......they would not drive this car for vacation A- knew B- had known C- know D- had knew What is the right tense?

grammar
Which sentence is proper? 1) My father suffers from arthritis. or 2) My father suffers of arthritis.

Grammar
I am writing a compare and contrast essay between private school and public school can you help me write it

Grammar
What's the main rule of subject-verb agreement? I need a simple explanation for this because I have an English final exam tomorrow. Thanks.

English Grammar
What is Indirect Interrogative Sentences? What's the simplest way to explain it?

grammar
Which sentence correctly uses a nominative case pronoun? A. Have her and Julie been to the downtown mall recently. B. Don and them are wonderful friends. C. The campers and we gathered around the bonfire. D. The only ones who received ribbons were Paul and me.

Grammar
Is this sentence grammatically correct? The patient is discharged for a brief stay in the rehab center. His ultimate plan includes discharge to sell his trailer, and then move to an assisted care arrangement. The patient is to follow up in the adult primary care clinic after ...

grammar
He grows wheat in his field Change this voice

Grammar
Re-write the paragraphs adding pronouns such as "he," "they," etc. Tim and Paul love to go to the pool. Tim and Paul's favorite thing to do is swim laps. Tim likes to do the backstroke. Tim collects all the posters of famous swimmers in his bedroom. Tim likes to do the ...

English
Thank you for your help. I have one more similar set related to 'a long way' and 'far.' Which one do you use frequently?In a grammar book here, #2 and #4 are regarded as incorrect sentences because 'far' is used in a positive sentence. Is that explanation correct? 1. We went a...

English
1. I still could not understand him. 2. I still don't understand. 3. He was still waiting for her . 4. He has still been looking for the kid. ----------------------------- Is the position of 'still' correct? Are they all acceptable in terms of grammar?

English please help
5. The Statue of Liberty has stood FOR MORE THAN 100 YEARS in New York Harbor. adverb phrase** adjective appositive phrase adverb 6. Frédéric Bartholdi, THE SCULPOTOR, came up with the concept of a “mighty woman with a torch” as he sailed into the harbor. infinitive ...

Spanish
Could you please help proofread my paragraph for grammar and explain any issues thanks. An elementary bilingual teacher asks you to come to her class to talk to her students about how you used to celebrate the holidays with your family. First you want your Spanish teacher to ...

English / grammar
Rewrite the following story into the present tense One day a dog stole a piece of meat . He was crossing a brook when he saw his reflection in the water . Immediately he thought it was another dog with another piece of meat . He snatched at what he saw but in doing he lost ...

English
1. I don't like some books. 2. I don't like some of the books. 3. I don't eat some food. 4. I don't eat some of the food. 5. I don't buy some items. 6. I don't buy some of the items. 7. I don't know some boys. 8. I don't know some of them...

history
i'm writing an essay comparing indentured servants and slaves. can you just read what i have so far and correct errors in grammar and how I word my sentences. thank you Between the 16th and 18th centuries, cheap labor, agriculture and mercantilism ensured a thriving economy in...

Grammar
Is the word "bring" a linking verb?

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, October 10, 2016 at 5:28pm. Posted by rfvv on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8:17pm. 1. Do you mind if I ask you to open the door? 2. Do you mind if I asked you to open the door? ------------------------ #1 is correct. How about #2? Can we use 'asked...

HELP GRAMMAR
if you say twenty days to respond and a few paragraphs later say the petition must be filed within 90 days is that correct or must both match

Grammar
When you add sugar to it, your cup of coffee becomes not only sweet, also flattening. Which word is not grammatically used in this sentence ?

Grammar
Some people of ancient times used cubits.

Grammar
During the fight, I was hit on...... A head Head the head

Grammar
The accident........if the motorist had obeyed the speed limit. A. Never happened B. Never would happen C. Would happen never D never would have happened What is the right tense?

Grammar
The student......for the final exam. was studying /studied hardy did not studied Would had study. What is the rieght tense ?

Grammar
What is wrong with this sentence. She lit scented candles so the air will smell sweetly.

Grammar
The national anthem sung/was sung/had sung/ was sung at the Super Bowl by Whitney Houston. What is the right tense in this sentence please.

Grammar
Critical reading is deep reading.Workers must use critical reading in the workplace.

English grammar
Sun was very hot.it was still summer. Correct conjunction for it.

structural grammar
Identify: May I go to the library?

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