"The boys came and brought their hockey equipment" Is this sentence a compound, simple, complex, or compound-complex sentence?

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  1. grammar

    "The boys came and brought their hockey equipment" Is this sentence a compound, simple, complex, or compound-complex sentence?
  2. English-Grammar

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  3. English

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  4. English

    Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. If you are in line early, you'll be sure to get the best tickets. A.) compound-complex B.) complex C.) compound D.) simple I think it is C? John was late to dinner and I was late to the movies. A.) simple B.) complex C...
  5. identify sentences

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  6. Writing Classifying Sentence Structures

    label each of the following sentences simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex 1. Israel is also a nice place to visit. <-- SIMPLE SENTENCE 2. Because the country lies next to the Mediterranean Sea, the climate is very temperate. <---- Compound sentence 3. ...
  7. 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...
  8. English

    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 ...
  9. English

    1.) Choose the term that best describes the type of sentence shown. If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. a.) Simple. b.) Complex c.) Compound d.) Compound complex B 2.) Chose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. John was late to dinner and I was late to the ...
  10. English

    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
  11. English

    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
  12. English

    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.
  13. English

    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
  14. English

    Choose the term that best describes the underline term. 1. The toy "that Fido loves to chew" is made by hand. a. noun clause b. direct clause c. adverb clause d. adjective clause** Choose the term that describes the sentence shown. 1. If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. a. ...
  15. English-Grammar

    After the war, American shipping became vulnerable to attacks by pirates. simple sentence (my answer) compound sentence complex sentence compound complex sentence
  16. English-Grammar

    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
  17. english

    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
  18. english

    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
  19. MORE LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT

    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 ...
  20. English Help!!! Correcting Grammar

    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 ...
  21. language

    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?
  22. Grammar

    Hi there, I am stuck on some Grammar questions, and need some help. 1. When are you having Jamie's surprise party? A. "When are you" is the complete subject. B. "You having Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. C."Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. D...
  23. Language arts check answers

    If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. simple complex compound <----My choice compound-complex I was thinking about meeting Susan for dinner and then we could go shopping. compound simple complex <----My choice compound-complex Strawberries and bananas are my two ...
  24. Grammar: PLEASE HELP

    What's the difference among a simple sentence, complex, compound, and compound-complex. I always have a difficult time knowing which is which, except simple sentence of course, that one is easy
  25. English

    Select the term that correctly identifies each sentence or underlined part of a sentence. 1. James Joyce was a great master of stream of consciousness. (1 point) *simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence 2. Joyce, however, owed much to a ...
  26. English

    What type of sentence is this? (simple, complex, compound, compound-complex) 1. It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a lying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. I think it is a simple sentence.
  27. English

    Which of the following is a simple sentence? A. Many are called, but few are chosen B. A penny saved is a penny earned C. Fools rush in where angels fear to tread D. If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again 2. Which of the following is a compound sentence? A. I have not...
  28. 8th Grade Language Arts Ms. Sue Help

    Select whether the sentence below is a simple, compound, complex or compound-complex sentence However, when David came to conquer the city with his army, he discovered that the Jebusites got their drinking water from a spring just outside the city walls. CxCd or Cx
  29. English 10th grade

    Which of the following correctly describes this sentence? It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a flying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. A. Simple B. Complex C. compound D. compound-complex I felt it was a simple sentence.
  30. English

    The basket (that she is holding) is made from palm fronds. independent clause adjective clause adverb clause noun clause If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. simple complex compound compound-complex John was late to dinner and I was late to the movies. simple complex ...
  31. english

    what type of sentence is this, "When the musher feels confident, we will ask her to leave, and she can begin her journey" ? Complex,simple,compound,or compound-complex sentence?
  32. 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...
  33. english

    Write whether a sentence is simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. 5-The day of the party arrived, and everyone showed up at the Huang's house in costume. Compound 6-Kim wanted a new watch for a graduation gift. Simple 7-Because she was swimmer,she wanted one that was...
  34. 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. ...
  35. English

    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
  36. English

    The house is disorganized but it's not dirty... classify the sentence A. Simple B. Compound C. Complex D. Compound - complex I think it is compound but I am not sure
  37. English

    1. James Joyce was a great master of stream of consciousness. simple sentence*** compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence 2. Joyce's, however, owed much to French novelist who had used the technique much earlier. simple sentence compound sentence complex ...
  38. English

    In the following sentence are they compound, complex, or compound complex All girls were taught spinning when they were quite young, and they also learned weaving. I think compound complex While housewives were at the marketplace, they met at the public fountain, and young ...
  39. Language Arts

    15. Read the following lines from the story “Forbidden Fruit.” Of course, in childhood there were occasions when I could have tasted pork in kindergarten or ate at the home of a friend, but I never broke the commandment. When we had rice and pork in kindergarten, I fished ...
  40. 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 ...
  41. english

    Write whether a sentence is simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. 1-Mrs. Huang planned a party for Kim because she was graduating from high school. Complex 2=She invited Lisa,Elena,and Enrique to the party. Simple 3-Mr. Huang thought that kim's friends should come to...
  42. English

    Is this sentence compound, complex, or compound complex? Charity groups distributed food and safe drinking water, and they handed out sleeping bags and mosquito nets, which were needed in the tropical climate. Is this compound complex?
  43. Language Arts

    Write compound after each compound sentence. Write complex after each complex sentence. Underline the word that joins the two clauses in each sentence. 1. All players are important to a team,but the pitcher may be the most important. - Compound and underline the word but 2. If...
  44. English

    In Hermann Hesse's Siddhartha, describe the sentence structure--simple, compound, complex, compound-complex or a mix
  45. English

    Identify the sentence type. I have to do my homework before I can watch TV. a. simple c. complex b. compound d. compound-complex
  46. English

    The noise from the ducks in the pond was soothing. I have to Underline each independent clause and subordinate clause twice then tell if the sentence is simple, compound, complex, compound-complex 1.The noise from the ducks was soothing=indep clause in the pond=subor clause ...
  47. english

    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.
  48. English

    Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The price of admission is a can of food or a child's toy. a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex
  49. English

    Choose the term that describes the sentence shown. I was thinking about meeting Susan for dinner and then we could go shopping. a. compound*** b. simple c. complex d. compound-complex
  50. english help!!! Correcting Grammar

    1. Of the four sentence types and purposes, the sentence type and purpose used most often in expository writing is: a. Simple b. Compound c. Complex d. Compound/Complex 2. Each of the committee members is expect to be there on time. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. ...
  51. English

    Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The Cause Club, which is a community service group, is holding a dance. a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex
  52. English

    Which of the following is not a type of sentence? A. Simple-compound B. Simple C. Compound-complex D. Complex my answer is b.
  53. English

    Which of the following is not a type of sentence? A. Compound-complex B. Simple C. Complex D. Simple-compound My answer is A
  54. English

    Which of the following is not a type of sentence? A. Compound-complex B. Simple C. Complex D. Simple-compound My answer is D
  55. Language Arts

    Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The senior class took a trip to Washington, D.C. and Annapolis for their research project. A Compound** B Simple C Complex D Compound-Complex If not A, I was thinking D.
  56. English

    The hamburger came from Hamburg, Germany, and the hot dog came from Frankfurt. a. simple b. compound **** c. complex d. compound-complex
  57. English

    Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The senior class took a trip to Washington, D.C. and Annapolis for their research project. A Compound B Simple C Complex D Compound-Complex I think its C Correct me if I am wrong.
  58. ENGLISH HELP PLS

    Identify the choice that best describes the sentence. 5. More than 1,000 years passed before Copernicus proposed that the earth orbited the sun. (1 point) a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex *** = my answer
  59. Grammar

    Label each sentence below as simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. 1. You can enter the data, or you can interview the candidates. (compound) 2. No one knew the man, and no one asked his name. (compound) 3. After the officer pulled Tim over, Tim began to cry, and the...
  60. Language Arts Please Help

    Write compound after each compound sentence. Write complex after each complex sentence. Underline the word that joins the two clauses in each sentence. 1. All players are important to a team, but the pitcher may be the most important.-Compound sentence and underline the word ...
  61. English

    1.The varsity team will play as soon as the junior varsity is finished. 2.Thirty laps is the most that I have ever swum. 3.My sister was going to take me to dinner, but her car wouldn't start. Identify each independent clause in each sentence and each subordinate clause. Then ...
  62. 5th grade Language Arts

    I need help classifying sentences (compound, complex, compound-complex). Here's the sentence: I got in trouble so I can't go to the party, but it would have been fun. I answered it was complex which I got wrong.
  63. Grammar

    Indentify each sentence below with Simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Could you pleas tell me if these are correct? 1. After they defeated Germany in World War II, the Allies divided Germany and its capital city, Berlin, into four sectors: a British sector, a ...
  64. Grammar and Composition

    1. After the snowstorm subsided, the anxious people shoveled their driveways, sidewalks, and porches. a. this is a simple sentence b. this is a compound sentence c. this is a complex sentence d. this is a compound-complex sentence C 2. After the blizzard, many travelers were ...
  65. English

    When you are looking at a work by Monet, stand back at least fifteen or twenty feet. simple, compound, complex, compound-complex complex
  66. English

    As it happens, you're right and I'm wrong. Tell if compound, complex, simple, compound-complex complex
  67. english

    Write if the sentence is simple, compound,or complex. 1-I'd like to help you ;however,I am very busy today. complex 2-Do you know what Willie said.simple 3-I think that I've seen that movie before.simple 4-The person in the middle of the line is my brother Willie.simple 5-...
  68. grammar

    Indentify each sentence as simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Could you tell me if my answers are correct please? 1. In 1942, the United States Navy sank four Japanese aircraft carriers; moreover, the United States Army Air Force joined Britain in a bombing ...
  69. 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. ...
  70. English

    What is the difference between a complex, compound, and compound-complex sentence?
  71. lanuage arts

    What is a coplex, compound, and compound-complex. Sorry it was complex, compound, and compound-complex. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Try the following site: http://www.infoplease.com/cig/grammar-style/sentence-structure-fab-four.html
  72. English

    A simple sentence connect by a subordinating conjunction to a compound sentence is know as a compound-complex sentence. A relative clause a.begins with a coordinating conjunction such as and but,or,nor,and so on. b.begins with a relative pronoun such as that,which,who,or whom...
  73. 7th grade LA

    Can you check the following? Identify the sentence type. 1. I like playing basketball, and my brother likes playing tennis. Ans: compound 2. I'll help you if you help me. Ans: complex 3. My mother cooked dinner while I was doing my homework. Ans: complex 4. Because she runs ...
  74. Grammar

    Indentify each sentence below with Simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Could you pleas tell me if these are correct? 1.After they defeated Germany in World War II, the Allies divided Germany and its capital city, Berlin, into four sectors: a British sector, a ...
  75. eng

    The senior class took a trip to Washington, D.C. and Annapolis for their research project. A Compound* B Simple C Complex D Compound-Complex
  76. English

    Identify the following sentences as simple,compound,complex, or compound-complex I saved money so that I could buy either a house or a car
  77. Identifying the Structure of Sentences

    Identify the structure of each of the following sentences as either simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex 1. If this offense is reported, he will receive a severe fine. 2. The apples, peaches, and pears are in the refrigerator. <-- simple 3. Father will fly home ...
  78. English

    If you are in line early, youll be sure to get the best tickets. A. Compound-complex B. complex C. Compound D. SImple 2. Heather is in charge of decorations, and Enrique is bringing snacks. A. simple B. Compound C. Complex D. Compound-complex 3. My two dogs are named Hannah ...
  79. English

    Are these sentences compound, complex, or compound complex? Volunteer helped clear roads so that supplies could get to villages that needed them. Complex..
  80. English

    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.
  81. English

    We can't use that photograph because Maria blinked while it was taken. Tell if compound or complex sentence complex
  82. English

    Is the following sentence a smiple compound complex or compund-complex? She invited her neightbor to the party even though she didn't know her very well
  83. English

    Are these sentences simple, compound, complex, or compound complex? 1. Tara opened the door, but when she saw the snow, she decided to stay inside. 2. Alaska's flag was designed by a seventh-grade boy who had entered a contest.
  84. English

    Each year, Americans eat 152 pounds of refined sugar per person; this is 24 pounds more than in 1970. a. simple b. compound c. complex **** d, compound complex
  85. ENG help please julie

    I am revieing for a test these ar the ones I can't figure out? **the choice simple - complex or compund 1. even the air must have smelled different that long ago. 2. if you could travel in time, would you go to the time of the dinosaurs? 3. To scientists, this is clear ...
  86. Language Arts

    * Trying to laugh as quietly as possible,* Lucas snuck out of the kitchen. prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase * Singing loudly in the shower* is what Jessica loves to do every morning. gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase ...
  87. Language Arts~!

    * Trying to laugh as quietly as possible,* Lucas snuck out of the kitchen. prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase * Singing loudly in the shower* is what Jessica loves to do every morning. gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase ...
  88. English

    heres another the last part. Classify as Simple, compound, complex or compound complex. complex-13) The burden of proof should be reversed; that is, no one should be allowed to release any substance into the air until it is proved harmless. compound-14) This principle is used ...
  89. Language Arts

    18. Identify the term that correctly identifies the sentence. After all, I have always been a night owl, and I prefer moonlight to sunlight. A. Simple Sentence. B. Compound Sentence. C. Complex Sentence. D. Compound-Complex Sentence.*** 19. Identify the underlined part of the ...
  90. english/check please

    Find the independent clauses and the dependent clauses.Write wether it is complex or compound-complex 1)Mr and Mrs Johnson play golf(ind) when the weather is warm.(dep)complex 2)What I would like is a vacation. independent,complex 3)Alicia works at the daycare center that is ...
  91. English

    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 ...
  92. english

    John was late to dinner and I was late to the movies. simple complex compound compound-complex
  93. Language Arts

    Is the sentence below compound or compound complex? (I wasn't sure if "than I do" is a subordinate clause) Tanya drives better than I do, but I can swim faster? Thanks...
  94. Language Arts

    Need help on the sentence below. Can't decide if it is complex or compound. I know if it didn't have the "and" it would be complex but the "and" is throwing me off. "They listened to many American recordings, and then they added new ideas to their music. Thanks...
  95. 7th grade LA

    Can you check the following? 1. I didn't know what time it was so I was very late to class indep = I didn't know what time it was indep = I was very late to class Ans: compound 2. I'll help you if you help me. indep = I'll help you dep = if you help me Ans: complex 3. I've ...
  96. *th Grade Language Arts Ms. Sue Help

    simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex? 1. Yes, I have a bad case of the flu, and because I need to get well soon, I won’t think about returning to school just yet. compound 2. Because they have been preserved well over time, many ancient scrolls can be read by those...
  97. English

    Identify the choice that best describes the underlined clause: Doves, WHICH ARE CONSIDERED SYMBOLS OF PEACE AND BEAUTY, are related to plain old pigeons. a. independent clause b. adjective clause*** c. adverb clause d. noun clause Which of the following sentences is punctuated...
  98. 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.
  99. English

    1. Read the sentence from paragraph 1 below. It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a flying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. Which of the following correctly describes this sentence? A. Simple sentence B. Complex sentence C. Compound sentence *D. ...
  100. Grammar and Composition

    1. Christina and Christopher worked together and completed a project about astronomy. a. sentence structure is correct b. sentence contains a simple subject and a compound predicate c. sentence contains a compound subject and a simple predicate d. sentence contains a compound ...
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