1. Comma help

    Choose the option that corrects the sentence below. If the sentence is correct, select “d. The sentence is correct.” Commander-in-Chief Sam Houston defeated the Mexican army and captured Santa Anna in 1836 A Commander-in-Chief, Sam Houston, defeated
  2. 7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please

    5. Which of the following describes the underlined part of this sentence from "LAFFF"? In spite of all I could do, my grades were nothing compared to Peter's. (1 point) simple sentence compound sentence independent clause dependent clause 6. Which of the
  3. English/Spelling

    Here is a list of words. 1. moral, 1. morality 2. mental, 2. mentality 3. individual, 3. individuality 4. general, 4. generality 5. eventual, 5. eventuality 6. personal, 6. personality 7. musical, 7. musicality 8. neutral, 8. neutrality 9. original, 9.
  4. english

    How do you find a simple subject in a sentence? The word that describes what we are talking about is the subject. "The man read to his son" is a sentence. We are talking about the man. Man is the subject. I hope this helps. One of the English gurus can
  5. study unit:: main ideas

    (1) Do you enjoy being out in the fresh air? (2) Does nature restore your spirits? (3) You might want to consider hiking as a hobby. (4) It’s a hobby you can begin with very little expense. (5) All you need to start is a good pair of hiking shoes. 3. The
  6. Study Unit:Main Ideas

    (1) Do you enjoy being out in the fresh air? (2) Does nature restore your spirits? (3) You might want to consider hiking as a hobby. (4) It's a hobby you can begin with very little expense. (5) All you need to start is a good pair of hiking shoes. The
  7. Writing...Grammar

    Is the common error in the following sentence a dangling modifier? Having risen because of the rains, the hikers were unable to cross the river. Yes. As Ms. Sue said earlier, the phrase ("Having ... rains") needs to be close to what it modifies. So ask
  8. Engish

    The weather is the condition of the atmosphere in one area at a particular time, for example if it is raining, hot of windy. (In this sentence can we use ' whether' instead of 'if' after 'for example' to have the same meaning?) English - Writeacher,
  9. bioethics

    help with this sentence A hot dog is a cylindrical thing a mob made out of certain sorts of dead animals, usually not hippopotamuses or polar bears. a.too broad b.too narrow c.attempt to persuade d.too vague e.use of negatives f.circular As a definition,
  10. ms. sue

    ms. sue i need help with one sentence in love story i be writing about. i write the sentence: if personalities don't match, and the characters are opposite, then each will follow different directions which will cause a split in the relationship. my friend
  11. study unit:: main ideas

    (1) Do you endjoy being out in the fresh air? (2) Does nature restore your spirits? (3) You might want to consider hiking as a hobby. (4)It's a hobby you can begin with very little expense. (5) All you need to start is a good pair of hiking shoes. The
  12. English

    Both sentences are correct. But, perhaps a better sentence would be -- "The capacious room was in one of the nine elementary schools in the area." I am writing a personal narrative for my AP english class. One sentence I had written went as follows: The
  13. 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
  14. English

    Choose the sentence below that has no errors in pronoun case. a) Sharon and him dtive to Las Vegas at least once a year. b)For Nancy and he, the movie was a boring waste of time. c)Our neighbor made a casserole for Chad and me. d)Nick said that he would
  15. English

    choose the word that best completes the sentence. 1. One of the boys forgot backpack outside in the rain. his*************************** its their they Sandra went to the movies with David and me. I.***************************** we. they. Yhough they were
  16. English

    The sentence "Like a boil that can never be cured as long as it is covered up but must be opened with all its pus-flowing ugliness to the natural medicines of air and light, injustice must likewise be exposed" communicates a(n) __________ tone A.Urgent
  17. english

    Correct each run-on sentence. Combine each pair of sentences into one sentence. You can make compound subjects, compound predicates, or compound sentences. Lee prepared a slide for Ann she observed tiny plants. Can you help me please to get example,
  18. English

    Could you paraphrase this sentence for me? His wish was to keep his country's independence from the United States. It's best if YOU do the paraphrase and then post what you write. Someone here will give you feedback. To paraphrase, cover the sentence and
  19. english

    What is the correct way to write mens' in this sentence? After their group got caught in the rain, the mens' clothes were all soaked. A. Leave the sentence as si. B. Men's C. Mens's D. Men'
  20. writeteacher

    Hi thanks so much for your help but I am confused- I thought in the above it was there and these however in this sentence: Mike looked for the dogs, but there were none. -- I thought the pronoun was there but someone else answered and said it was none.
  21. Spanish

    .What can you eat? a.una manzana b. un cuento c.una fiecha d.un bosque 2.Which of the following is a person? a.arbol b. chimenea c. nariz d.servidor 3.Which of the following is the best response to "Como se siente"? a.Manana volvere b. Me siento bien
  22. Language Arts 6 Ms. Sue please

    1. Which word is modified by the adjective in the sentence below? The drama production will start promptly at 8 o'clock. Start Promptly Production Drama 2. Which word is modified by the adjective in the sentence below? Not a single day goes by without me
  23. Art

    Can you please have a look at these sentences, please? 1) This information about the Augustan Age was not asked for in your test. You weren't supposed to introduce the Augustan Age. You should have focused on both Walpole's and Pitt's policy, the rise of a
  24. English

    The following sentence is an example of which primary English sentence pattern? The toddler tossed his father the ball. A. Pronoun, subject, interrogative verb B. Subject, action verb, indirect object, direct object. C. Subject, verb, object, object
  25. English

    Have you ever read Hamlet? - Yes, I have. I have ever read Hamlet. (Is this short dialogue grammatical? Would you check the last sentence? Is the last sentence right?)
  26. Englsih

    What action verb would you use to replace "got" in the following sentence? On his way home, he got run over. I am out of clues as to what action verb to use in this sentence. Please help me!
  27. language

    identify past participle what is the past participle of sentence in Christmas Carol. Is it softened and what sentence 1 2 3 or 4
  28. English (Understanding Sentence)

    It's from "Letter from a Birmingham Jail [King, Jr.]" Human progress never rolls in on wheels of inevitability; it comes through the tireless efforts of men willing to be co workers with God, and without this hard work, time itself becomes an ally of the
  29. English writing rules

    Directions:Correct the following sentence if needed given under the rule of:Inclusive-language-talking about perple with disabilities and diseases. (1) Her brother's friend is an AIDS victim. The problem is the word "victim." Can you rewrite the sentence
  30. 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
  31. Quick Spanish

    Complete the sentence with an appropirate adjective. Follow the model. modelo: David es un chico 'trabajador porque le gusta trabajar los sábados y domingos. 1. Nosotros somos los estudiantes más_______________del señor Unamuno. Please help with this
  32. english

    1. I will have to purchase a new computer 2. I was informed that computers become outdated after a few years 3. I could not purchase replacement parts for my computer 4. My computer was not working correctly Using the sentence above, which of the following
  33. again...

    how about this sentence? After breakfast, before we'd had time to scatter. Is that we would? One way to tell is to read the sentences aloud to yourself without the contraction. It'll be obvious to you. After breakfast, before we had had time to scatter ...
  34. English

    What is the predicate for this question? One african bird is named the honey guide. The predicate in any sentence is the verb and all that goes with it (adverbs, adverbial clauses and phrases). Usually the subject (and all that goes with it, if anything)
  35. English

    Change the sentences as directed in brackets: 1.Proper emphasis should be given on their study.(active voice) 2.The fox was very thirsty and was looking for water.(exclamatory sentence) 3.It could not find any source of water.(negative sentence) 4.It
  36. plz explain or translate this question!!!

    How were things resolved? what does this sentence mean? how do you write your answer for this Q? The sentence means there were two or more differing opinions, measurements or explanations about something. You are supposed to find out which is correct, or
  37. us history

    Write a five-paragraph essay that answers the following question: Have Americans lived up the ideals expressed in the Declaration of Indpendence? Your essay must include the following elements: An Introduction with a thesis statement that states your
  38. English

    My instructions are to choose the sentence that has the prepositional phrase underlined." part underlined" 1. I didn't want "to trust" her at the beginning. 2. The house "on the hill" was completely destroyed by fire. 3. In the early evening, the moon
  39. ELA - English

    Choose the correct function for "is" from the sentence below: my friend cooper needs to go to the orthodontists office on wednesday because one of his brackets is loose * predicate nominative intransitive verb transitive verb***my choice object of
  40. English

    Pick a word from the parenthesis, or choose a different word, that best fits in the sentence below: Joe DiMaggio was (famous,known,remembered,recognized,etc..) for holding the record for the longest consecutive game hitting streak (56 games) in 1941.
  41. grammar

    Choose the sentence that's written in the passsive voice. A. To Kill a Mockingbird was written by Harper Lee. B. Watch for the turn at the corner of the block. C. Alan and James know how to tell a story. D. The president was trying to develop his country's
  42. English

    1. Select the sentence in which all pronouns are used correctly. A. Just between you and I, I am not impressed by our new manager. B. Be sure to divide all income from the suburban property between he and I. C. I sat between him and her during the sales
  43. Language Arts ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

    1. What can you predict about the poem by previewing the title, subtitle, and first line of the poem "In response to executive order 9066"? a.) It will be a letter to the Japanese-American citizens in which they are told they must leave their homes. b) It
  44. Algebra

    Which of the following methods can be used to construct a pattern of 10 numbers for which it would be mathematically impossible to predict the 11th term? (more then one answer.) A.Make a pattern, starting with 3, where each number is the next digit of pi
  45. Algebra 2

    Which of the following methods can be used to construct a pattern of 10 numbers for which it would be mathematically impossible to predict the 11th term? (more then one answer.) A.Make a pattern, starting with 3, where each number is the next digit of pi
  46. Literature

    Read the sentence, and decide whether the underlined portion contains a mistake. If so, identify the best way to improve the sentence by choosing the appropriate answer choice. If the underlined portion requires no improvement, choose No improvement or
  47. English

    They went to a big supermarket downtown. It was noisy there. (Q1: What is the part of speech of 'downtown' in Sentence 1? Is 'downtown' used as an adjective modifying 'supermarket'? Q2: what does 'It' refer to in Sentence 2?)
  48. ELA

    Sort each spelling word by determining if it follows the V/CV pattern or the VC/V pattern. Write each spelling word in the correct column. Does the word tyrant go in the V/CV pattern-long or the VC/V pattern-short? V/CV PATTERN MEANS LONG AND VC?V PATTERN
  49. Language Arts

    1. what is the best way to correct the error in this sentence? Neither Tim nor Kristina go to the movies often A.delete the conjunction B.Change go to attend C.Change the verb to goes** D.Change neither to either 2. Which sentence below contains a
  50. English (Check/Help)

    Read each sentence, and determine if it contains an action verb or a linking verb. Then, write a related sentence with the type of verb that does not appear in the first sentence. 1. Columbus's journal is a marvelous document. 2. His descriptions capture
  51. math

    Which is the best strategy to use to solve this problem? Jarrod wants to make a rectangular garden that has an area of 100 square feet. He wants to put a fence around it, but he wants to use as little fencing material as possible. What are the dimensions
  52. english

    Paraphrasing means to _______. use the author’s exact unusual phrasing without quotation marks put the author’s ideas into your own words and sentence structure use the same sentence structure as the author used in the original material conduct
  53. english

    I need to write a sentence using the words: fingernails,trees, when,fill,for,homework.The words HAVE to stay in th same order,and you can't change thier tenses. Also a sentence with these words in this order:Laughed,teeth,fighting,to, still,not,
  54. English Essay

    Which one of the following elements is most important when you're your first draft? A.Making sure your spelling is correct B.Writing grammatically correct sentence C.Getting your ideas on paper D.Checking the puntuation in each sentence ANSWER:C I guess
  55. Proofread -- English

    Yes, that is correct. I am currently taking BUS and CJ courses, but on the 1st of January, my focus will be entirely to CJ. Can someone proofread this sentence for me? I'm not sure I understand the question. If the sentence is to be proofed, I don't know
  56. Pre-Algebra

    Complete the sentence below. Scatter plots are used to look for a pattern of association, or trend, between ____________ A) one set of values. B) two sets of values. C) three sets of values. D) four sets of values. My Answer: B) two sets of values.
  57. 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
  58. communication

    I need to check and see if this sentence is : Inclusive language- making language nonsexist. Sentence: The minister joined the couple together as man and wife. Is this sentence language nonsexist if so, how can I change it? I so not sound right if I change
  59. English

    Interpretive Argument #1: The Epic of Gilgamesh The Nature of Life in Uruk Thesis: Assess the overall condition of life in Uruk. Supportive points: State the advantages and/or disadvantages of the following in topic sentences: Topic Sentence: Being a
  60. English

    parrots,those life spance is no longer than 20 year.... is the use of the term "no longer" correct in this sentence? or is there any other mistakes in this sentence? thx. There are several spelling and word choice errors, an error of fact, AND it is not a
  61. grammar

    Does the following sentence contain any grammatical errors? Those are the kinds of people whom I will never talk to. Thanks, Leo Although it ends with a preposition, which some purists consider poor form, I see nothing wrong with the sentence. It also used
  62. Vocabulary check!

    Find the word to best complete the sentence. After Bob's father died, he truly appreciated the ________ advice he received from other men who took a kindly interest in his upbringing. A- avuncular B- patrimony C- matriarchal D- patronymic My choice is D.
  63. gammar

    • Read two of the five paragraphs on the second page of this appendix. Write a brief paragraph of about 150 words in which you do the following: o Identify which paragraph was more effective and analyze why this is so. o Include a discussion of sentence
  64. english

    13. One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. [B. After the rain ended, the sky became blue.] C.
  65. english

    One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I hesitated a moment, but her smile gave me courage. B. I came home; I saw an envelope in the
  66. english

    One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I hesitated a moment, but her smile gave me courage. B. I came home; I saw an envelope in the
  67. english

    so apparently my comparison is suppose to be written in formal and not in first person. so my first sentence is not right.how can i rephrase "Miley Cyrus song "The climb" is not only one of my favourite songs, but so it Katy Perry's song"firework? or just
  68. compostition

    I need a topic to Write a 150- to 200-word paragraph to explain how purpose, audience, tone, and content impact academic writing. Be sure to use the three components of a good paragraph covered in this weekâ??s readings. Underline the topic sentence and
  69. english

    One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. B. After the rain ended, the sky became blue. C. Jenny
  70. English

    1. We have painted our house gren. 2. Our house have been painted green. 3. Our house is painted gren. ( #1 is an active voice sentence. #2 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #2, action is stressed. #3 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #3, state is
  71. English

    1. Which sentence is NOT correct? A. Anita would rather spend time with her daughter than with anyone else. B. My little brother told me that North Dakota is less densely populated than any other state. C. Jaime had more fun in Los Angeles than anywhere
  72. sentence stucture

    Hello, I'm trying to proofread my 8 page paper and I have come up with some uncertainties about some of my sentence structure. These are the some of the sentences I am not sure are correct or perhaps needs improvement. 1)People most often look for social,
  73. English

    1. This book is really fun. 2. This book is real fun. 3. This book is great/good fun. (I have a question. You said #1 and #2 are right, but that #2 is not right. What about 'good' fun? Is it right to use 'good fun' instead of 'great fun'? If #3 is right,
  74. English

    Can someone tell me if I correctly identified and corrected the sentence with the misplaced modifier. original sentence I drank a cold glass of iced coffee for dinner today. corrected sentence cold modifies glass I drank a glass of cold iced coffee for
  75. English

    I got an A+, - Congratulations! I'm so happy for you. (What is the meaning of 'for' in the last sentence? What is the similar sentence, #1 or #2?) 1. I'm so happy thanks to you. 2. I'm so happy about you.
  76. Grammar

    The ________ is what the sentence is about. A) predicate B) subject C) sentence D) subject I answered Subject
  77. English

    What is the name of the common error in the following sentence? -Having risen because of the rains, the hikers were unable to cross the river.- 1) Infinitive phrase 2) Run-on sentence 3) Dangling modifier 4) Prepositional phrase # 3, dangling modifier
  78. Grammar

    Determine if the following sentence is correct or incorrect. The patient had a difficult time recovering the wouldn's dressing. ANSWER: incorrect WHY - we ruled out that the ' is correct. Should there be a comma after time - or just bad sentence
  79. ENGLISH VERBS

    WHAT ARE THE VERBS IN THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE: THE GIRL WAS NEVER ON TIME FOR SCHOOL. There is only one verb in that sentence: was. Here is a good webpage that can help you with verbs: http://members.cox.net/lenco1/grammarpractice/verbs/verb.htm =)
  80. 6th grade english

    Add two prepositional phrases to this sentence. Can you help me find something that makes sense for the second half of the sentence. Thank You. The singer impressed her audience. The singer beside the stage impressed ________ her audience.
  81. writing in math

    theres just 1 more i needed help with that i was stuck on it says: Madison has 7 pairs of shoes in her closet. write a multiplication sentence to show how many shoes madison has. then solve the problem and write my answer in a complete sentence.
  82. language arts

    3.)Which principal part of the verb to know appears in sentence 1? The Sentence:Everything I know about gardening i learned from my good friend sandy. A.)Past Participle B.)Present Participle C.)Past D.)Present D?
  83. Language Arts second grade

    I had to make a complete sentence using, won't, turn and on. I could add any additional words. My sentence is ...The tv won't turn on mom and dad. My mom says that's not correct grammar?
  84. 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.
  85. English

    Thank you for your help but I have one more question about those sentences. On the plagiarism website, it says it’s plagiarism if it has the same sentence structure. In some residents must relocate for a position and the pediatrician may have to move to
  86. english

    separate the sentence with a line between the complete subject and the complete predicate Three-fourths of the earth / is covered by water, and most of it is salty ocean water. is the line in this simple sentence correct?? THANKS
  87. Langauge arts

    6. Climbing so slowly they seem immobile is how sloths spend their days. (1 point) prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase 7. Sam and Dean were shocked to find they both enjoyed playing soccer. (1 point) subordinate clause
  88. English

    Rewrite the following sentences,focusing on the grammar area if it doesn't need no change write no change. Make it under the rule of "Dangling Modifiers". 1.Ironing out all wrinkles,the pants looked much more presentable. My answer is: The pants looked
  89. ELA - English

    Choose the correct function for "needs" from the sentence below: my friend cooper needs to go to the orthodontists office on wednesday because one of his brackets is loose * complete predicate object of preposition transitive verb intransitive verb***my
  90. math

    Gino just opened a pizza restaurant. He had 1 customer the first day, 3 the second day, 6 the third day, and 10 the fourth day. a. If this pattern continues, how many customers should gino expect on the seventh day? Day 10? Show the data table (for rate of
  91. Language Art's

    3.)Which principal part of the verb to know appears in sentence 1? The Sentence:Everything I know about gardening i learned from my good friend sandy. A.)Past Participle B.)Present Participle C.)Past D.)Present I Put B, IS IT CORRECT?
  92. English grammar check please

    If someone could check these sentences for me that would be great. sentence beginning with a present participle: Beginning with Tom's conviction, Jem's belief in justice and the basic good of humanity is badly damaged. sentence that begins with a past
  93. English

    Choose the letter of the word or phrase best matches the word in italics sentence is The campfire was visible glimmering between the trees?answers are intermittently, intermittently conspicuously, brightly, weakly, thanks
  94. Grammar

    I told him that I can find no sign of infection at this time, we will treat him with a decongestant. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on Sounds like a complete sentence, but it could be a run-on that could be fixed with "and we will treat him"?
  95. Persuasive Technique

    Read this sentence: "You can become one of the millions of people around the country who take the time to volunteer." This sentence is an example of which persuasive technique? A) transfer B) bandwagon C) ethical appeal D) emotional appeal Is it B?
  96. English composition

    1. I found that the printing states were so bad. 2. On account of linking sounds(liaisons), we can not hear what is said sometimes. Are linking sounds and liaisons grammatical? Are Sentence 1 and Sentence 2 all correct?
  97. technology

    how would you develop a hypotheses for: Is technology changing the way humans correspond? or behave with one another? A hypothesis is what we think may be the answer to a question. Usually it is a short sentence. Therefore, think about the answer and state
  98. Algebra

    A company charges $6 to make an pattern for an order of T-shirts and $11 for each T-shirt it produces from the pattern. The expression $11n+$6 represents the cost of n T-shirts with the same pattern.Find the total cost for 5 T-shirts with the same
  99. grammar

    Verb form and verb tense 8a. Since American Idol premiered on tv, many talented contestants have appeared on the show. 8b. Since American Idol premiered on tv, many talented contestants appeared on the show. My answer is b Identifying antecedents 10a. The
  100. Phil103 Informal Logic

    . If P is false, and Q is false, the truth-value of "P ¡êQ" is (Points : 1) false. true. Cannot be determined. All of the above. 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P & ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 3. If P is