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Enlish or grammar

What is the tthe difference between General information and Specific information?

Enlish Grammar

I have to draw vertical lines to identify the slot boundaries. Then, label each slot according to its form and function. At the end, I must identify its sentence pattern. I am clueloess with this!! 1. The evaportation of ocean water produces clouds. (___) 2. Geologists ...

Enlish Grammar, please help me

Oct. 1, 2014 To Whom It May Cocern During my absence I hereby authorize Mr. Rame Ahmed Mostafa / Sandra Marquez to transact all legal documents and collect the room rental payment every month from the tenants. Persons mentioned above have the right to implement lawful rules ...

enlish/grammar

I was wondering if these sentences are labeled right with either predicate noun or predicate adjective? Their presence was necessary in the far north country in the early days. preicate noun Now they are famous throughout the world. predicate noun They are the subject of many ...

enlish

help unscramble this words

Enlish language

what is spot on reports

enlish

("This will not be endured!" he roard.) is this sentene correct

enlish

how would I use the word turbid in a sentence

Enlish ARTS

What is important as a last step in writing an essay?

enlish part 1

A Lincoln Preface is an example of what kind of writing?

enlish

hi i would like to now how to writte more pharagraphs that is what i need help thanks,

college enlish comp 1

how to write a persasvie eassy on art is therapeutic

enlish

are traditional African marriages an advantage for men only, not women

Enlish 104

this is about business letter... can you give an example of Inquiry and reply... thank you.. :)

enlish 1

Why does Neiterkob’s daughter most likely tell the myth “The Beginnings of the Maasai”?

Writing comunication

An effectively written sentence usually: a. starts with (it is )or (there are) to keep the beginnings similiar. b. includes passive construction that makes sentenced direct. c. ends with a direct object to provide readers with closure. d. used active voice with a clear subject...

enlish/grammar

Here are a few more of the predicate adjective or predicate noun sentences I need help with to see if I used the right one. Wildflowers look lovely on the hillsides. PA Mounties on horesback are a common sight. PN The Royal Canadian Mounted Police's nickname is the Mounties. ...

Grammar

Is this sentence a subject verb agreement? Either the interviewer or the committee members usually begins by asking simple questions about your background. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm Please see #5.

enlish

in a college essay can you use the word "you"? and also can you write some parts of it in monologue form?

ENLISH

CHOOSE THE SENTENCE IN WHICH THE VERB HAS A DIRECT OBJECT. 1. SHE IS INSECURE 2. I WALKED AWAY. 3. GEORGE WAS FURIOUS. 4. THEY WON THE GAME.

pratical enlish

Which of the following nouns is properly capitalized? A. Telephone B. Frame C. orlando D. Congress i think its d is this correct?

english

Which one of the following sentences is punctuated correctly. A. I saw so many of my friends, that I knew from high school. B. Work was especially hard today,I had to train someone new to the job. C. I often carry a cell phone with me, it helps if someone is trying to reach me...

Enlish

Which rhetorical device would it be if the author is trying to show hope for the audience by showing a nice sky in the background.

grammar

CheckPoint: Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint • Resources: Appendix F; A Pocket Style Manual; designated Exercise Central practice exercises on grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and writing; and the Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint exercises • Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] ...

english

Suppose you are exploring a subject for a composition. Which one of the following methods would help you find relationships among various aspects of a subject. A. Journaling B. Freewriting C. Pentad D. Listing http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/...

grammar

It's been too long... someone please help - 4th grade grammar, simple and complete subjects in sentences. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/subjects.htm This webpage should help immensely. Just remember that the complete subject is the simple subject plus all its ...

English

what is the preposition, conjunction, and artical of these sentances? 1. Stan enrolled in the driving course, and he looked forword to his first lesson. 2. He read a book of instructions or rules of the road. 3.Then, He practiced all the driving instructions with an instructor...

literacy

can u plz give me 10 connectives and 10 sentences with them e.g:ALTHOUGH i love ice cream.i'm only allowed it once a week will u be done by tommorow? AND PLZ MAKE IT SNAPPY!!!!!! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm#subordinating_conjunctions and http://...

enlish lit

I need a good thesis statement for the realationship between bodies and power struggle that is portrayed in scarlet letter and benito cereno

Enlish

Novel walk two moons In the novel, blackberries most likely symbolize?

Enlish-College

Why could one say that "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day"? presents contrast rather than comparison? The poem I am referencing in quotations is by Shakespeare.

enlish literture

narnia the lion the the witch and the wabode two literary devives were used in chapter 10 repetition and smiple identify the line that features these device

enlish

A restrictive clause is one that A. should be set off by commas. B. functions as an adverb. C. usually occurs at the beginning of a sentence. D. limits the meaning of the word it describes. ..D?

Language

What is a pronou called that points out something? demonstrative http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Scroll down. =)

english

can somebody give me an example of a pronoun http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm Many examples are given here. =) thank you writeacher

Question

What,if anything,is wrong with this sentence? An appeals court ordered the money returned,however,the IRS didn't comply. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. LACKS PARALLEL PARTS C. DANGLER D. COMMA SPLICE I THINK THE CORRECT ANSWER IS: (B)LACKS PARALLEL PARTS AM I CORRECT? No...

Please help----

When it requires de-emphasis, non-essential material in a sentence is set off by a what? pair of parentheses or a colon THANK YOU!!! Here are explanations for the uses of these marks of punctuation: Colon: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/colon.htm Parentheses: ...

Grammar

Which sentence is correctly punctuated. 1. The cost, and size of computers are decreasing, almost as rapidly as processing power is increasing. 2. Database management systems were originally large, unwieldly, and ready to use. 3. A factory closing means the community loses ...

Grammar...Writing

Hello, Does the following sentence contain a relative clause? The audience applauded the ambassador, who spoke for one-half hour. Thank You http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/clauses.htm Scroll down a bit and read about relative clauses. What are the words they begin with...

Emglish

Subject-Verb Agreement 1. Either the interviewer or the committee members usually begins by asking simple questions about your background. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr.htm Scroll down and read #5. Then let me know what you think, and I'll give you feedback. =)

Language...Grammar

Can you tell me which one of these contains a prepositional Pharse? Thank You 1. With the proper help, they'll complete the project early. 2. Running all the way, he got there early. 3. They sang it, and sang it again. Thanks A lot. Only one of these sentences includes a ...

grammar

what is parrallel structure? Parallel structure is making sure that all parts of a series or other sentence constructions are using nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc., in the same order. There are some excellent examples here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm...

English

After which word should you place a comma? All of us are very eager to see the presentation and we particularly look forward to the question period. It's a compound sentence. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm Read section 2. Then let me know what you think. =)

Enlish

Hi it's Bernie again. Does this sentence look correct with the quotation marks and comma. Harold wrote, “I regret that I am unable to attend the fundraiser for AIDS research." His letter however, contained a substantial contribution.

grammar

In the sentence "He is afraid of the night", what part of speech is night?? He = subj is = verb afraid = pred adjective of = preposition the = article night = ___________ (What completes a prepositional phrase?) http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/prepositions.htm Let me ...

English

I'm not a native speaker of English so I have grammar problems. What are some ways that I can improve my grammar? Do reading grammar book help? Also, is there any way to improve my writing beside writing more? Thank you

english

In which one of the following sentences is the subject-verb agreement correct. A. The sound of the waves are drowning out their cries for help. B. Either Jim or I am going to the convention. C. Neither Carol nor her children is coming to the reunion. D. There is too many ...

English

How does one explain the difference in usage between "I am going to go get it." and "I will go and get it." Correct terms, please, to help a foreign student. I am going = present progressive tense I will go and get = future tense, compound verb to get = infinitive form =) http...

ponctuation, mechanisme, and writing

CheckPoint: Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint • Resources: Appendix F; A Pocket Style Manual; designated Exercise Central practice exercises on grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and writing; and the Comprehensive Grammar CheckPoint exercises • Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] ...

english

In which one of the following sentences is the possessive used correctly. A. The boy's basketball team plays every friday. B. Their's is the first bus to arrive at school every morning. C. The childrens' activity period lasts 15 minutes. D. Carl's and Sara's schoolbooks are on...

Com 120

I looking for the comma splice http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm#splice Here's an explanation of what a comma splice is and some examples, as well as how to fix them. Please re-post if you have specific questions. =)

English Ms Sue

The last thing on my final is a paragraph I had to write, Using correct spelling and correct grammar, write a paragraph of five related sentences that discuss your experience in the English Grammar course. Using all four sentence types. Will you proof read for me? Alas, Lord, ...

English

I learned that a noun has six functions. One of those funstions are, subject of a verb. Can you provide a definition of, "subject of a verb." This site will give you an excellent definition and good examples. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/subjects.htm Thank-you

enlish. poem, Mother To Son

in Mother to Son Langston Hughes uses the extended metaphor of a staircase to describe a. hard times b. life c. happiness d. love i was confused between a and b, but i think it's B.

enlish

correc the following sentences for subject-verb agreement,tens and fragment. 1. My cat it is very playful 2. when he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. 3. This children keep making noise. 4. These are great news indeed; i can`t believe i made it!

Question

Do you the different comma's? I don't know what your exact question is, but here is a webpage that includes excellent explanations and examples for the different comma uses: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm =)

ENLISH

WHICH SENTENCE IS WRIITEN IN AN ACTIVE VOICE. THE TEST WILL BE OFFERED SEVERAL TIMES THIS WEEK. 2. WE WERE TOLD TO WAIT UNTIL FIVE O'CLOCK FOR DELIVERY. 3. FORMAL CLOTHING MUST BE WORN TO KIM'S WEDDING. 4. RICK AND KATE BIT THE HOUSE WITH THEIR OWN HANDS.

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

my teacher says i have remarkably poor grammar i need help

grammar

is this grammar correct? jacob my best friend belives that he is as smart as i am

grammar

Is the grammar in the following sentence ok? For, surely, the paintings were created by people who were not so different than myself.

English Grammar

Is this correct grammar? If you have accomplished what you aimed to do, are you not as equally successful, as the next person?

grammar

fourthly,he went fishing with his pal. correct grammar.

grammar

if your baby does not like cold apple juice, it should be heated. I not sure where the dangling modifier is in this sentence. I think it is fine the way it is. could you help me The problem is the word "it" -- does that word refer to the baby or to the apple juice? Since "...

English

In the sentence... Paul often wrote poems in the evening. He also began to write a play titled "Saul" Would the period go in front of the quotation mark or after? Thanks for all your help! In front of the closing quotation mark. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/...

grammar

hello. is this statement correct in grammar: i think something is weird at this picture, but i can't seem to find it. thank you in advance.

English

Do you guys do grammar check on like a paragraph. I am writing a letter to the principle and I want to have proper grammar. Thank you.

english

what is an interjection? Try www.dictionary.com what key would you use forlesson7-1 homework helper online I wish someone would answer my question the telling me to look it up!!!!!!!!!!! what question????????????????????? what question????????????????????? to JULIE http://...

English Com

Does this sentence have a dangling modifier? Ironing out all wrinkles, the pants looked much more presentable. Yes, again. It reads as if the pants had ironed out all the wrinkles!! =) http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/modifiers.htm Here's an excellent webpage to help you...

Grammar

Another grammar question from me... I need help understanding gerund phrases. I know the meaning and everything there is just no easy way for me to spot them..any help for me? Thanks -MC

grammar

comprehension grammar checkpoint for com 150

grammar

I was graduated last March 2011. Is this a correct grammar?

grammar

Is saying "she's sitting in back of me" poor grammar.

English

In this sentence, where do the commas go: Again I ask you implore you to help me Mr. Janus. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/commas.htm In here, pay special attention to introductory elements, parenthetical elements, and nouns of address (at the end of #4). Let me know ...

English

Bobpursley is correct. And here's a webpage that will give you some guidelines and specific words: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/transitions.htm =) Does anyone know if a persuasive paper has to have a transition word at the beginning of a paragraph???? Please let me ...

english

Which one of the following sentences containes an unnecessary comma. A. We had to decide among steak, lobster, and pork roast. B. Before we could enter the building, we had to show our identification badges. C. The car that was used as a demonstration in the race, is owned by ...

grammar

I'm not used to the system here, could Ms. Sue check my 10:03 grammar question when she gets a chance? I would be so grateful. I am going to be up late anyway!

Subject-Verb Agreement

Either the interviewer or the committee members usually begins by asking simple questions about your background. First of all, decide what the subject(s) is (are); then you will be able to decide if the verb needs fixing, and how. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/sv_agr....

ENGLISH (LANGUAGE ARTS)

REcognizing Antecedents http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns.htm http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/g_pronuse.html And others: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=recognize+antecedent+grammar =)

sentence

The United States is not a democracy, it is a Republic. The United States is a democracy because the people elect its leaders. democracy Can someone help me understand how to use this word in a sentence? Correction of the run-on (comma splice): ... democracy. It ... http://...

english

how do you write an evaluation? What kind of evaluation are you referring to? Job evaluation? Evaluation of literary work? Or what? If you're referring to a literary evaluation, here's a webpage that may help: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/review.htm Be ...

english

I am writing an essay where I am supposed to write sentences that demonstrate "series of three" using parallel structure. What is that? Here are some examples: For breakfast this morning, I ate scrambled eggs, bacon, and toast. Janie, Sam, and Mariah are my closest friends. My...

english 1

When should you place a colon? Usually, the colon is used when you have made a statement and then you write specifics (often as a series) after the statement. There are good explanations and examples here: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/marks/colon.htm One thing to ...

english desperate

Are these corret! tahnk you so much review for test! are my answers correct 1. Several people listened, but nobody voluntered??? simple 2. Gina and dave picked the wild flowers, and we arranged them???simple 3. Snow fell: winter was now upon us?? compound 4. Mrs Smith may be ...

WRITING

Can you give me a example of a compound-complex sen. with two dependent clauses? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/clauses.htm This webpage discusses various types of clauses and how they fit together into different kinds of sentences. A compound-complex sentence has two ...

English 101

My question is to correct the faulty parallelism.How can we do that. "The streets were not only too steep but also were too narrow for anything other than pedestrian traffic." The structure is parallel. Perhaps the second were isn't needed. Please check back here because ...

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?

fused sentence

The creature sat upright andtugged at the shackles binding his ankles, frankenstein uttered a piercing scream. We will be happy to critique your correction to this fused sentence. Fused sentence, comma splice (which is what this is), or run-on -- they're all the same -- two ...

English

Are these sentences correct: The littel boy handed Santa a list that said he wanted: a truck, a train, and a million dollars. Her mind flew so quickly-she had so much to remember-that she forgot to stop at the light First sentence: ~~correct the spelling of "little" ~~delete ...

English

I have an Enlish test tomorrow on Romeo and Juliet. My teacher said he's gonna put 5 questions about 5 different quotes on the test. What are some highly likely testable quotes from Romeo and Juliet?

French Grammar

I have sixteen pages of grammar, I am lost! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all, what is the textbook, author, chapter, etc. Without any examples of what you are to do, how do you expect us to help you?

language arts

need study sites for pronouns, propers nouns, adverbs, verbs, nouns. THNX :) http://members.cox.net/lenco1/grammarpractice/ http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ Go into Word & Sentence Level for different specific grammar issues--most all of which have quizzes at the bottom...

Axia

The creature sat upright and tugged at the shackles binding his ankles, Frakenstein uttered a piercing scream I'm not sure what you are asking here, but if it's about the construction or any errors in what you've typed in, here goes: That is not a grammatically correct ...

english grammar

pls.check my english grammar if it is correct usage. i remeber when i was at my young age i was always doing all the i could.

English

Is there a site where it can accurately check grammar? I use the the Word grammar/spell check, and it still messes up at times :/ thanks much!

english grammar

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

Grammar

Another quick question about grammar... "...two large single stranded DNA, which have a low viscosity" (would it be have or has????)

3 grade grammar

Is the grammar correct not sure if there should be an apostrophe after the s in dads Mother planned a surprise party for Dads birthday.

grammar not grammar

Driving me crazy

reading/english

Identify the pronouns(s)andin the following sentenceas personal,reflexive,intensive,demonstrative, interrogative,relative or indefinite. James designedthe building himself Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Our tutors try to give you the information to ...

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