LAL! -_-

label if each is essential or nonessential

are these correct and which sentence needs a comma.

1. mickey was named after the catcher mickey cochrane who made it into the hall of fame ( nonessential)

2. mantle's father who worked in the lead mines had played semi-pro ball. (nonessential)

3. mantle who was named the most valuable player 3 times also played in 16 all-star games. (essential)

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. #1 is correct; 2 and 3 are not.

    Commas are needed for non-essential clauses (before and after), but not for essential clauses.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. English

    For questions 6–10, write the label I for incorrect if the sentence is missing one or more apostrophes. If the sentence is correct, write the label C for correct. 6. Have you ever tried to read documents from early America? 7.

  2. English

    Select correct if sentence does not need any comma's and incorrect if the sentence does need a comma. 1.We were tempted to drink out of that clean cold stream Correct***** incorrect 2.How do motorcycles trail bikes and mopeds

  3. English

    Two sentences joined together with a coordinating conjunction and a comma form a: A. compound sentence. B. complex sentence. C. comma splice. D. run-on. B

  4. English

    Read each sentence carefully, and then select the punctuation correction that must be made to that sentence. 1:This means that my in laws do not eat any of the following: meat, cheese, yogurt, or ice cream. A:Change the colon

  1. Math

    The real numbers $a$ and $b$ satisfy $|a| < 1$ and $|b| < 1.$ (a) In a grid that extends infinitely, the first row contains the numbers $1,$ $a,$ $a^2,$ $\dots.$ The second row contains the numbers $b,$ $ab,$ $a^2 b,$ $\dots.$ In

  2. Grammar (Writeacher)

    Rewrite the sentences below, inserting commas where they are needed. If no comma is needed, write "correct." 1. You won't be disappointed nor will you ever forget your visit. My revision of this sentence is the following: 1.

  3. Language Arts

    Identify the correct statement. A) When a complex sentence begins with a dependent clause, put a comma after the clause. B) When a complex sentence begins with an independent clause, put a comma after the clause. C) In a compound

  4. 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.

  1. Grammar and Composition

    1. After the blizzard subsided. a. sentence structure is correct b. fragment--put a comma after "subsided" and finish the sentence c. fragment--eliminate the word "after" and you have a complete sentence d. both B & C D 2. This

  2. english

    Q1. Identify whether the word groups are fused sentence, comma splice or correct sentence.(4) i There is nothing better for a cold than a hot coffee and a big box of chocolate ____________ ii She ran out of the room the shadows in

  3. grammar

    2. The patient was brought to the operating room, general endotracheal anesthesia was induced by the anesthesia service. which of the following is true for the above sentence a. This is a comma splice that can be fixed by removing

  4. la

    Nonrestrictive clauses are ______, which means that they are parts of a sentence that are not needed for the sentence to make sense. 1. correct 2. parenthetical 3. informational 4. essential

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.