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Rewrite the following paragraph so that all of the sentences are in the active voice.

This year, the science fair was won by Alex Muros. His project explained why leaves change colors in the fall. Alex was given a prize by the principal. He will also get to present his project at the statewide science fair in the spring. Alex will be taken out for ice cream by his parents to celebrate his hard work.
MY ANSWER
Alex Muros won the science fair this year. His project explained why leaves change colors in the fall. The principal gave Alex his prize. He will also get to present his project at statewide science fair in the spring. His parents will are going to be taking Alex for ice to celebrate his hard work.

Traveling is a great way to learn about the world outside of your own comfort zone.
Write one to two sentences identifying the gerund in this sentence and its function
MY ANSWER
gerund in this sentence is traveling. The function for the sentence is learn because there its the subject and there talking about going outside there comfort zone but they have to learn first.

The competing teams shook hands after the game was over.
Write one to two sentences identifying the participle in this sentence and its function.
MY ANSWER
The participle in the sentence is competing. The function is ing and it present.

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  1. Underlined = I don't understand.

    Alex Muros won the science fair this year. His project explained why leaves change colors in the fall. The principal gave Alex his prize. He will also get to present his project at statewide science fair in the spring. His parents will are going to be taking Alex for ice to celebrate his hard work.

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    gerund in this sentence is traveling. The function for the sentence is learn because there its the subject and there talking about going outside there comfort zone but they have to learn first.
    Needs capital letters G and I. Contraction "it's" meaning "it is" needs an apostrophe.

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    The participle in the sentence is competing. The function is ing and it present.
    What is the participle doing in this sentence? The question isn't asking how it's spelled or what tense it's in. What is it DOING in the sentence?

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  2. Thank you

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  3. You're welcome!

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  4. Traveling is a great way to learn about the world outside of your own comfort zone .
    Write one two sentences identifying the gerund in this sentence and it’s function .
    My answer is - The gerund in this sentence is traveling. It’s function is learn . Please check my answers.

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  5. what about the tennis one?

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  6. Please do not copy answers from here. Teachers are seeing and marking them with a zero grade.

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  7. These answers are incorrect.

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  8. Guys! This is a site to come and get HELP not answers! Just ask for help and don't give the answer's!

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  9. if u dont like people giving answers then leave u aint gotta say nothing

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  10. wait so do the teachers know if you get answers from here?

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  11. Can someone update me on what a active voice is? i keep searching it up and looking but i'm not getting anything.

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  12. this dude fr cares about middle school grades foh

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  13. use the Grammarly plagiarism checker that way you won't get in trouble

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  14. I come here if I need people to explain something to me ^^

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  15. “This dude fr cares about middle school grades foh” ummm they why are you on here? Like what point were you trying to make….💀 If they don’t apparently matter then why are you here bro? 👁👁 tells me a lot.

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  16. hes talking about the person who said "Guys! This is a site to come and get HELP not answers! Just ask for help and don't give the answer's!" and to the person who said "Please do not copy answers from here. Teachers are seeing and marking them with a zero grade."

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  17. It is VERY easy to notice the copied answers. Probably should just ask for help

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  18. this was my answer for the first rewrite
    Alex Muros won the science fair this year. Alex's project explains why leaves change colors in the fall. the principal awarded Alex his prize. Alex will also have the opportunity to present his project at the statewide science fair during spring.alex's parents are also going to take him out for celebratory ice cream

    does this look good

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  19. dont forgot the put a capital at the beginning of a sentence

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  20. ofc

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