preposition

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English !!!

What must a prepositional phrase include? A. a preposition and a noun or pronoun B. a preposition and an adjective or article C. a preposition and a verb or adverb D. a preposition and a conjunction or interjection C???

ELA

Write 3 sentences with a preposition in each. 1.I waited outside for an hour for the concert to start. Outside is preposition? 2.He went down the elevator to go to the second floor. down is preposition? 3.We went inside each room to find the missing key. Inside is preposition?

English

A prepositional phrases include A. A preposition as about or above. B.an object of the preposition that is a noun or pronoun. C. any modifiers of the object of the preposition. d. I am think A

Englilsh

Identify each preposition and each prepositional phrase. 1. The first street railway in the world was built in New York in 1832. preposition is in/ prepositional phrase is in New York in 1832. 2. The inventor of the telephone was born in Scotland. preposition is of/ ...

English

I have to identify the word in () as either adverb or preposition and if it's a preposition I have to list its object. 1.I'm sure he let the dog come (in) last night. 2.The bus drove (past) the people waiting at the bus stop. 1. adverb 2.preposition-people

Grammar

The phrase or word introduced by the preposition is called the ________of the preposition. A) link B) object C) subject I answered B

English

What is the preposition and the object of the preposition in these sentences? I gazed out the window as we taxied closer. Was the coliseum I saw to the right?

English

What is the prepositional phrase in the following sentence and what is the object of the preposition? Fats release energy slowly, instead of the quick release from carbohydrates. I know that instead of is the preposition. Is EVERYTHING behind it the prepositional phrase and if...

English

The plane came down later than expected. 15. In this sentence, what part of speech is the word down? A. Preposition B. Adjective C. Adverb D. Conjunction I picked C, because the word down modifies the verb came, which makes it an adverb. Is this correct? 18. In which sentence ...

grammar

3.She is tender to percussion and palpation over the right lower quadrant. over is the preposition, is to also a preposition in this sentence

Grammar (Ms. Sue)

Complete each sentence below, using an objective pronoun. Then, tell how each pronoun is used in the sentence. 1). Skipping rope is a good form of exercise. Some athletes use (?) in their jumping. 2). My sister loves to jump rope. It gives (?) a chance to exercise and have fun...

english

1. The young student (noun), who was new to (preposition) the school, wants (verb) to join the debating and (conjunction) fencing clubs, 2. I (pronoun) dream nightly (verb) to play the guitar (noun) in (preposition) the school (adjective) band. 3. The train (noun) that loudly...

english

which one of the sentences uses but as a preposition? A I wanted to leave,but I was embaressed to do so. B The lake is pretty, but it's too cold for swimming. Neither of those sentences uses "but" as a preposition. In both it is used as a conjunction. "But" is very seldom used...

English

The young girl with the long black hair fell from her bike yesterday in heavy rain. In these sentence where is the preposition?Is heavy rain is the preposition?

english

Fill in the blank with correct option 1.Watch-----the milk;don't let it boil ---. a.No preposition required,down b.No preposition require,over c.over,up d.over,over

English grammar

(with words that indicate portions) If the object of the preposition is singular, use a singular verb. If the object of the preposition is plural, use a plural verb. 1. Some of the pie _____ missing.(be) 2. Some of the pies _____ missing.(be) Some indicates a portion, so if ...

RE: Language...Grammar

Thank You for the link. It says that With is a preposition... With the proper help, they'll complete the project early. Contains the prepositional phrase?? Is this correct? Thanks a lot Yes, with is a preposition. It is correct as written. It could be written other ways, also.

grammar

She is tender to percussion and palpation over the right lower quadrant. which is a preposition and which is a conjunction? to = conjunction right = preposition

English part of speech Help

The part of speech is in all caps: 1. "Way too cool" is a colloquial expression that should never be used in FORMAL writing. a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction 2. Each person in this CLASS has a desire to be successful. a. noun b. ...

English

Where is the preposition in the sentence order?Is preposition has at the end of the sentence?or where?

English 3

1) Select the abbreviation that tells how the italicized noun clause is used. S-subject, DO-direct object, SC-subject complement, OP-object of preposition Our study efforts should go to (whatever subject is most in need of improvement.) *my answer is DO 2)Select the ...

English

dentify the word that best describes the bolded word. The match was played INDOORS due to the bad weather. A.) adjective B.) adverb************* C.) preposition D.) conjunction The REST of the inheritance was given to charity. A.) noun B.) pronoun C.) adjective D.) preposition...

lal check my work

tell whether the capitalized word is a subject, direct obect, object of preposition , or predicate noun 1. pay close attention to WHAT I DO.(object of preposition) 2. this is HOW STUDENTS SELECT THEIR MAJOR.( predicate noun) 3. WHO SENT THE YELLOW ROSES is a mystery to me. (...

English 3

1)Select the abbreviation that tells how the italicized noun clause is used. S-subject, DO-direct object, SC-subject complement, OP-object of preposition A lecture on cleanliness was not what the children wanted to hear. 2)Select the adjective clause and the word(s) it ...

English

Which sentence includes a compound-word preposition? A. There was no one at home but me. B. The lightning struck from out of the blue. C. Don't come along on my account. D. The younger boys decided to play tag. B , because the compound word preposition is from out of?

6th grade grammar

I'm getting confused on finding prepositional phrases. Can you check my homework, please? Directions: Put a 'P' above the preposition. Circle object of preposition. Put a 'M' above any modifiers. Put () around prepositional phrase. 1. After we cut the fence, we snuck into the ...

English

In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. Children should be seen but not heard. B. John liked baseball but not football. C. We would like to visit the Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. D. None but the brave shall enter in. I answered D, because the ...

grammar

was brought = conjunction and = conjunction anesthesia = noun upper = preposition was prepped = verb draped = pronoun in = preposition sterile = pronoun longitudinal = noun was made = verb along = proposition thenar = adjective

English

Select the part of speech that correctly identifies the italicized word in each sentence below. The movie was wonderful, YET it was not nearly as detailed and creative as the novel. a. preposition b. conjunction* c. adjective d. interjection INDEED, it has been one of the ...

english

In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Catching fish is one of the oldest pastimes. the italicized word is is. A. Adverb B. Conjunction C. Preposition D. Verb I thought it was a preposition at first but after some reading I know it cant ...

English

1. Korea lost at the soccer game by 1:2. 2. Korea lost in the scooer game by 1:2. (Which preposition do we have to use? Are both right?) Responses English - Ms. Sue, Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 9:46pm We usually don't use any preposition. We say: Korea lost the soccer game by 1 to...

English

Identify each preposition and each prepostitional phrase. 1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. (in 1847 is the prepositional phrase.) 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. prespostition is mall, don't see a prepostional phrase. 3. ...

grammar

This = adjective sharply = adverb through = preposition and = conjunction tissue = noun to = preposition transverse = adjective ligament = noun carpal = adjective was incised = verb carefully = adjective push = verb technique = noun more info on next question

English

1. She is talking with her friend in a boat/on a boat. (Which preposition should we use? 2. They are jumping from the ground. 3. They are jumping on the ground. (Which preposition do we have to use? Are both OK?)

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. YET, OH, SUDDENLY, BEFORE, THROUGH, OUTSIDE 1) The movie was wonderful, YET it was ...

6th grade English

Draw a line under each preposition and to lines under the object of a preposition. He was thirty years old when he first went to California in 1868. i underlined once "to California" and "in 1868" and i under lined twice twice Californiia and 1868. is this correct? thanks!

Grammar

The right upper extremity was prepped and draped in the usual sterile manner. Identify parts of speech: upper = preposition was prepped = verb draped = verb in = preposition sterile = adjective

language arts

In the sentence "You can get supplies from the stationary store." I know the prepositional phrase is from the stationary store and the preposition is from. Would the object of the preposition be just store or would it be stationary store? Thanks...

Grammar Answer Check

Underline the gerund in each setences ([]). Then, on the line provided, identify its functions in the sentence. Write subject, predicate nominative, direct object, indirect object, object of a preposition, or appositive. 1. When the rippling began, I took it for sea-wind, [...

french

les verbes suivis de l'infinitif We are learning about infinitifs following a verb, so its either nothing following, like aimer... the preposition "a", like chercher a and the preposition "de", like accepter de... I just want to know is there actually a pattern as to which of ...

English

What is, "object of a preposition." This site will help. http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/course/speech/1_5a.htm Simply, the noun following a preposition is the object. ( the rabbit ran) over the HILL, under the LOG, and behind a ROCK. Hill, log and rock are noun ...

Grammar

For each word, label the parts of speech. We have to leave immediately to go to the meeting at the recreation center. 1. pronoun 2. verb 3. verb 4. verb 5. adverb 6. verb 7. verb 8.preposition 9.adjective(article) 10.noun 11. preposition 12. adjective (article) 13. adjective, ...

Grammar

This was carried sharply down through the skin and subcutaneous tissue to the transverse carpal ligament. Identify Parts of Speech: This = adjective sharpley = adverb through = preposition and = conjunction tissue = noun to = preposition transverse = adjective ligament = noun

english

Identifying and Classifying Gerunds write how each is used: subject, predicate nominative, direct object, or object of a preposition. Could you possibly correct my homework? Thanks! 1. Her laughing attracted my attention. Laughing (subject) 2. By studying, you can improve your...

English

What is the object of preposition in English grammar? What is its grammar explanation?How different between object and object of preposition?

ENGLISH SOS!!!!!!!!! MS SUE, SOMEONE, PLEASE!

IS The italicized word in the sentence below an adverb or a preposition? Why don't you come OVER this evening? A. Adverb. B. Preposition. C. None of the above. Which sentence below uses the word FINE as an interjection? A. The weather is very FINE today. B. Did you pay your ...

spanish: Please help me remember one easy word

How do you say "to" in Spanish, as in; Would you like to.... You have to give the rest of the sentence in order to answer that question. You have to give me the word that follows "to" because that's how it works in spanish. the spanish word for that kind of "to" incorporates "...

English (parts of speech)

1)Few comic strip are really comical 2)Few attended the meeting (Few is: adjective, verb ,adverb, preposition) (the first and the second are different 3)Before the telecast, we were all nervous 4)Before you leave, let me have your address Before is in the two sentences:Noun,...

English

Hello. I will really appreciate some help. 1)Which preposition is correct in the context "to work at/in a company"? 2)Is it "a vacancy at" or "in our company"? 2)Which is the correct word order in the following word-group: "British TV dance show" or "British dance TV show"? 3)...

English

The man in the elevator was not pushing the buttons Is preposition is in the object is elevator the verb phrase is was not pushing and the action verb is pushing the helping verb is was and the adverb interrupters not What was the point of the story? Is the prepositional ...

English

Thank you for your last corrections. Can you check the grammar on the following sentences, please? 1) Can you say "mint pudding with fused dark chocolate"? 2) My aunt bought a perfume for me. (instead of the usual: she gave me a perfume for Christmas) 3) We had cheese ravioli ...

English Grammar

When we talk about staying somewhere, we use the preposition "at." (I am staying at the bar). If we talk about going somewhere, we use the preposition "to." (I am going to school). Why are we allowed to leave those prepositions out when we talk about home? I am going home. I ...

grammar

Address them? I don't know what that means. Do you mean you need to identify them? Go through the sentence one word at a time and identify each word. In that way, you'll isolate the adjectives and adverbs. Then you'll be able to complete your assignment. I'll get you started; ...

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The first person in the door was she. A.Object of a preposition B.Predicate Nominative C.subject D.direct object The reporter shook hands with the winner and then gave the trophy to her. A.Predicate Nominative B.subject C.Object of a preposition D.direct object The most ...

language arts

I have another question on object of the preposition. In the sentence, I found my homework inside my social studies book. Would the object of the preposition just be book or would it be social studies book? I'm getting confused. I know social studies tells which book but I was...

English

1. At Thanksgiving Americans eat a roast turkey. 2. On Thanksgiving Americans eat a roast turkey. (Which preposition, do we have to use 'at' or 'on' before 'Thanksgiving'? Are both OK?) 3. on/at the weekend 4. on/at Sunday 5. on/at New Year's Day 6. on/at Christmas 7. on/at ...

critical thinking

What is the difference between a clause and a phrase? A. A clause has a subject and a verb, but a phrase doesn't. B. A phrase has a subject and a verb, but a clause doesn't. C. A phrase always contains a preposition. D. A clause always contains a preposition. my answer is b.

grammar

is when a preposition?

english

what is a preposition?

grammar

WHAT IS PREPOSITION?

english

what is a preposition

language

What is a simile? This site will give you a definiton and examples. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/simile.html would for native americans woul for be the prepositions and americans be the object. for is the preposition. Native Americans is the object of the ...

english

For questions 13-15, select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the all caps word. 1. Katrina wanted to vist her grandmother AND grandfather over the weekend. a. conjuntion b. noun 2. "OH" her mother said, "why don't we go Saturday. a. noun b. ...

English

He never gets up before 9o'clock. In these sentence,Is never is the adverb? and Is before is the preposition?.What is the preposition sequence in the sentence strucure? Can I change these sentence structure to Never he gets up before 9 o'clock or He gets up before 9 o'clock ...

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. SUDDENLY, BEFORE, OUTSIDE 1) Everyone in the cafeteria was SUDDENLY surprised by the...

spell

what is a preposition that is scrambled into damou

5th grade

how do I do the preposition phrases and object?

english 3

A clause that may be used as the object of a preposition is a(n) __

Math

Is that there a preposition in the sentence I don't know but it's hanging by it's feet

English

Is under a preposition? True or False.

Grammar exercise check

Can somebody check my answers on this exercise? I'm horrible at this and I want to make sure if I'm doing it right. --------------------------------------- "Identify the gerunds or gerund phrases in the following sentences. Then, tell how each is used: as a subject, a ...

rewrite the sentence in order

friend two story on the lives in the corner house large My , . My friend lives in the large, two story house on the corner. My friend lives in the large, two story house on the corner. The two story house on the corner is the one my friend lives in. Try not to end sentences ...

umlazi comtech

identify the preposition it sees that during

question

Which sentence has a preposition-related error? 1.There was a fight between the two men. 2.The Cerritos Center is near to my office. 3.They gave a party for Mary and me. 4.The report was sent to everyone except her. One of those sentences has TWO prepositions, next to one ...

English

1. When is the due date of the report? It is on May 1st. 2. When is the deadline of the book? It is tomorrow. 3. When is the report due? It is due this morning. 4. When is the book due? It is due this Thursday. (Are the questions and answers all correct? Are the questions the ...

English

Hello. I will be grateful for some language help. 1) Is the preposition "in" OK in the following sentence (maybe, no preposition at all or "when"?): "He made no mistake in choosing true friends"? 2) Is the word "contain" natural in the context: "I fully agree with the ideas ...

English

A(n) is a phrase containing a preposition, its object, and any modifiers of that object______.

Language Arts

Would the phrase "sooner than" be a compound preposition? Thanks...

Grammar

Is it okay to say "I'm going there Wednesday," or do I need a preposition, such as "on?"

verbals: gerunds answer check

sorry for the repetitive questions! otherwise thank you for taking the time to check my answers. Underline the gerund, some do not have a gerund if so write ''no gerund.'' 1. Sketching is fun for me. Sketching - Subject 2. Marya exercises every day by swimming. Swimming - ...

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..noun....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win when they start in ...

English

What is the object of preposition in this sentenc? Sheepishly, she told her father the story.

English grammar

In the question "Where are the spoons?", what is "where"? adverb? preposition? please explain why

Grammar

A/an ________ and a connector is the same thing. A) conjunction B) preposition I answere B

English

Can you please check one more thing: 1)The students were delighted by /with their exam results. Are "by" and "with" possible? Is the meaning the same as "they are pleased, satisfied, content with? their exam result? 2) They are depressed, sad, happy, unhappy, miserable, ...

Language Arts

how do i identify verbs,adverbs,nouns,pronouns,adjectives,preposition?

lang

What is preposition phrase in the follow sentence: When you are seasick, you are not really sick from the sea.

Grammar

A prepositional phrase always starts with the preposition. A) True B) False I answered A

english

could you fill in the blank with a suitable preposition : The boat will carry you ___ the river

English Grammar

Fill in the blank using suitable preposition:- (1)He is sitting____the room.

English

Thomas Farriner BAKER To King Charles II ------------------ Is this grammatical? What is the role of the preposition 'to'?

English

1. They climb up the hill to the tower of London. 2. He is climbing up the ladder. ------------- Is 'up' an adverb or a preposition?

gammar

longitudinal what is it? adjective adverb noun pronoun verb conjunction preposition

Grammar

Preposition: I would like to pay the amount __cheque ? The boat goes__river ?

English grammar

1.This figure is wrong;please strike it-----(fill in with suitable preposition)

Grammar-Writeacher

Match the part of speech: a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent (the noun (or nouns to which a pronoun refers) d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g.preposition h. conjunction 1. This stack of books is hers. a. This = d. adjective b. of = g. preposition c. books = a. noun 2. The doctor ...

English

1. I saved the file on the computer. 2. I saved the file in the computer. 3. I saved the file at the computer. (Which preposition do I have to use?) 4. He is making a document on the computer. 5. He is making a document in the computer. 6. He is making a document at the ...

English

I forgot to add this sentence. 1)How long is it since it last snowed? ..... December. (Which is the correct preposition?)

English

In the following sentence, which word is a preposition? I am going to the store. A. I B. am C. to D. the I believe the answer is C, do you agree?

english

Which one of the following words is not an object of a preposition? A. afternoon B. cushions C. pockets D. bed c?

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