1. Language

    The Latin root man means "hand" what is the meaning of the word manual in the following sentence. Manual laborers used hammer and nails to build the roof of dr.meehan's new house. done by machines done by humans done by tools THIS ONE don by roofers 2.
  2. Reading and language

    Choose by Carl Sandburg The single clenched fist lifted and ready,Or the open asking hand held out and waiting.Choose:For we meet by one or the other. What is literally happening in the poem? A.a person is deciding whether to to be open to other humans
  3. Language Arts

    I have to replace the words "the bees'" with the correct possessive prounoun. In the sentence: Bees make honey for the bees' food. Would the correct possessive pronoun be "their" food since bees is possive? However in the sentence...A bee can always fly
  4. english --please help

    What,if anyhting,is wrong with the following sentence. Being unable to type the letter,the boss fired me. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. COMMA SPLICE C. FRAGMENT D. DANGLER I AM THINKING THE CORRECT ANSWER IS (B)comma splice AM I CORRECT? IS THIS A
  5. English

    Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the elderly person. 3. Look at the elderly people.
  6. English

    What part of speech is "best" in the sentence, "It is best to make an appointment early in the day." Unless "best" is followed by a noun which it is modifying, the word is being used as an adverb. http://www.answers.com/best You can see here -- and in any
  7. college

    Write a sentence of at least 150 words—no substituting semicolons or conjunctions for periods and no stream of consciousness. Include at least one of each of the following: gerund phrase, participial phrase, infinitive phrase, appositive, adjectival
  8. english II

    Sentence Consistency and Parallelism (errors in consistency, such as shifts in verb tense or a lack of parallel structure in equivalent sentence parts. A.The hapless duck fell from the sky with a loud thud and quacking as it descended. b.Abraham Lincoln
  9. comm/215

    how do i make one sentence subordinate to the other. sentence: People know they are going to have to retire. They often don't save enough money to do so comfortably. is this correct?: although people know they are going to have to retire, they often don't
  10. English

    Thank you for your help. I have questions. 1. The eighth square on the second row needed 256 spoons of rice, which amounted to a bowl. correct (You said 'correct.' In this sentence 'which' refers to '256 spoons of rice.' This one should be regarded as a
  11. 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
  12. English

    1. identify the adjective phrase in this sentence. The rice in the pot is not yet completely cooked. **Completely cooked 2. The convertible in the garage has only 20000 miles on it. **only 20000 miles 3. Identify the word that the capitalize adective
  13. English

    Read the following short paragraph. This paragraph is full of short, choppy sentences. Use your knowledge of sentence variety and prepositional phrases to improve the paragraph. Include all of the details in your revised version. The clouds seemed to loom
  14. English

    Read the following short paragraph. This paragraph is full of short, choppy sentences. Use your knowledge of sentence variety and prepositional phrases to improve the paragraph. Include all of the details in your revised version. The clouds seemed to loom
  15. English

    Some of the following sentences need semicolons. Above the sentence, write the semicolon and the words before and after it. In some sentences,semicolons will replace commas. If a sentence already has correct punctuation, write C on the line provided 1.
  16. English

    The woman "who won the cookie competition" is my mother. A. subordinate clause B. adjective clause C. independent clause D. adverbial clause B I was in a hurry so I ate "a cold bowl of cereal" as I walked out the door. A. misplaced modifier B. noun clause
  17. SpanishiA

    Which type of animal does the rain forest contain more than 4,000 different species of? a. birds **** b. cats c. butterflies d. spiders Choose the correct form of the verb estar that would be used in this sentence? I am at home. a. estar b. estoy *** c.
  18. Grammar

    Proofread the following sentence. Insert punctuation as required. She had some nausea and vomiting, also she had profound diarrhea. Answer: She had some nausea and vomiting; also she had profound diarrhea. NB If I could change the sentence I would write it
  19. Business Communications

    Which of the following statements about how the standard pattern for informative and positive messages should be applied is essential? Use all five of the elements of the basic organizational pattern. Present each element in a separate paragraph of its
  20. writing

    i really need help of this writing assigment. i have been working on it for hours now and my brain is just jammed. okay .. the assigment is to Write an eight sentence paragraph that fully develops the topic of how drunk driving can be stoped. this is what
  21. English

    Choose the sentence in which the comma helps make the meaning clear. (1 point) a.If you call, them the dogs will come back. B. If you call them, the dogs will come back. c. If you call them the dogs, will come back. d. If you call them the dogs will come,
  22. reading

    choose the most effenctive thesis sentence from the following: a. i leared a valuable lesson. or b. life is full of valuable lesson. or c. the saying "Honesty is the best policy" is a valuable life lesson. or d. valuable lesson important in life.
  23. english

    Identifying and Replacing Verbs. In each sentence, underline the verb or verb phrase, if it is an action verb rewrite it with another action verb. If it is linking just leave it. I got -8 out of 6. First sentence is 1. Owls can turn their heads almost all
  24. English

    The door opened of itself. The doors opened of themselves. The doors opened of itself. (Which one is incorrect above?) He went to the movies of himself. = He went to the movies alone. (They have the same meaning, don't they?) He solved the problem for
  25. 3rd grade math

    write an expression. then write a number sentence and solve. Garnet bought 16 red buttons,8 blue buttons, and 25 green buttons. How many blue and red buttons did she buy? I know the number sentence is 16 +8=24. What ia an expression?
  26. english

    24. identify the word or words in the sentence that need to be capitalize will you be coming o the stadium to watch the giants play sunday? a. Will,Sunday b. Will,Gaints,Sunday** C. Will D. none 23. Identify the word or words in the sentence that need to
  27. English

    1. Watching a variety of shows might expose us to things we might otherwise never come across in our own lives. (What is the meaning of 'come across' here? Some other similar expressions, please?) 2. We can bond over shared views by watching some TV shows
  28. english

    List the nouns in the following sentence. Next to each noun - label whether it is concrete or abstract by writing a "C" or an "A." Sentence: In the midst of the excitement, Samuel lost his pencil on the bus. This is what I believe to be correct:
  29. French - SraJMcGin

    Thanks for your help with the last exercises. But Im still sort of confused with the Superlative stuff. For the excercises yesterday. Le film, Inception est le plus interessant au Canada. The teacher corrected this sentence to: Inception est le film le
  30. PLEASE HELP!!!!!

    What,if anything,is wrong with this sentence? Arriving at the circus early,seats could be selected near the center ring. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUTED SENTENCE B. COMMA SPLICE C. DANGLER D. LACKS PARALLEL PARTS I THINK THE ANSWER IS: (B)comma splice AM I CORRECT?
  31. Language arts help please

    1. Identify the adjectives in the followig sentence. You can choose more than one answer. After a rainfall, bugs, slugs, and all sorts of multilegged critters would descend from the ceilings and fall on the kitchen table, or worse, on our bunks. Rainfall
  32. Math

    Study the number pattern in the table below and complete 2^3 (0x3^2)+(3x2)+2 8 3^3 (1x4^2)+(3x3)+2 27 4^3 (2x5^2)+ (3x4)+2 64 5^3(3x6^2)+(3x5)+2 125 6^3 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 10^3 ? ? ? Is the pattern 6^3 (4x7^2)+(3x6)+2 216 7^3 (5x8^2)+ (3x7)+2 343 8^3
  33. Grammar

    Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. a. Improving balance and coordination of the lower extremities, I gave him some exercises. b. These treatments consisted of balance and coordination exercises to improve balance and coordination of
  34. English

    1. He wrote me a letter. 2. I was written a letter by him. 3. A letter was written me by him. 4. A letter was written for me by him. (#1 is an active voice sentence. The others are passive voice sentences. Is #1 wrong or right as a passive voice sentence
  35. writing skills

    Sentence 7: Unless the injured driver is very seriously hurt, it isn't necessary to prove which driver was at fault. If you rewrote sentence 7 beginning with: It is necessary to prove which driver was at fault ..... the next words should be 1. only if the
  36. spanish

    i am writing things I do on that ship. choose the correct verb based on its meaning to complete each sentence. a. toco b. nado c. almuerzo d. juego e. escucho f. miro g. abro h. hablo i. voy j. como 15._____la musica 16.______ en el comedor 17._____ la
  37. Effective writing Skill

    make each of the following sentence fragments a complete sentence by combining it with an independent clause, removing the subordinating conjunctionor relative pronoun, or adding the missing subjec or verb (1) renting a tape of the movie Citizen Kane. (2)
  38. Math

    A game show has three doors labelled A,B, and C behind which there may or may not be a prize. A group of contestants are asked behind which doors they think there is a prize. The results are that 18 people choose A, 19 people choose B, 19 people choose C,
  39. english vocab word

    can you please help me -- I need a sentence using the word - cupidity I know that it means GREED...but i do not have a clear understading of the word and need please a more indepth definition of the word. An intense desire to have something...almost like a
  40. English

    I left out this sentence. I just wanted to know if it is possible. Can you help me rephrase the second sentence, please? "Nature, however," 1) In Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Marine, nature is again personified and presented as a living being.
  41. spanish

    If you told us which vocabulary you are currently studying it could help narrow down the words. can someone help me unscramble these? it's in spanish. capetlusidr tabonca tishces tconserede well, i figured out all of the above, except for "tconserede" i'm
  42. gammar

    True/False. Determine if the following sentences employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes. Choose true if the sentence is punctuated correctly or false if it is punctuated incorrectly The infant’s first dextrose stick after delivery was 23;
  43. English

    1. Select the letter of the sentence in which the correct pronoun is used. A. Who has the nominated committee selected for club president? B. John Adams was the first president whom lived in the White House. C. Who do you think will be the winner of the
  44. sentence structure

    need help making sure how to write this sentence. I will not be ashamed of my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. I will not be ashamed of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
  45. English

    1. It was thought that the pupil was a round object much like an apple. 2. It was thought that the pupil was a round object which was much like an apple. ------------------- What is the meaning of "much like"? What other expressions can we use instead of
  46. English

    1. You have a warm heart. 2. You have warm hearts. 3. You two have a warm heart. 4. You two have warm hearts. -------------------------------- Does the subject in Sentence 1 singular? Does the subject in Sentence 2 plural? Is #3 grammatical? What about #4?
  47. History

    Read the sentence. The movement of British families from rural areas to cities during the Industrial Revolution was caused by __________. Which most accurately completes the sentence? encloser acts passed in parliament that closed farms to peasant works
  48. English

    choose the letter S if the word group is a sentence or the letter F if the word group is a clause fragment. A:As soon as I heard about them.F B:Because I never seen a moose up close. F C:That the oryx has long,pointed horns that point up. S D:Whoever drew
  49. english

    I got a question regarding my homework. The task is to find the mistakes in a given text but the last sentence confuses me so much that I lost the overview. I'll copy the sentence below and hope that someone can help me. "But to protect against children
  50. physics

    A screen is placed exactly one meter away from an illuminated test pattern. A lens placed between them forms a clear (focused) image of the pattern on the screen when the center of the lens is 200 mm from the test pattern. What is the focal length of the
  51. writing skills

    Sentence 9:When you are certain that your qualifications and the job requirements match compile a proper resume and write a cover letter that is brief and grammatically correct. What correction should be made to this sentence? 1. insert a comma after
  52. Business English

    You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one
  53. writing

    what does it mean when it asks if you qualifed any generalization in your essay It is asking you to provide details (data, specifics) to prove that the generalization is true or reasonably true. =) thank you does the same thing apply when it asks for
  54. English

    Can you check my answers to see if they are right and if not, help me on it? These questions begin with the paragraph starting with "Now was heard again the clangor of music ...." 1. In the first two paragraphs, the narrator conveys his mood of the
  55. English

    Question 22 Identify the type of organization used in the following sentence: I went to the buffet six times, and I still saved room for dessert. subordination coordination religious secular Question 23 Identify the type of organization in the following
  56. Grammar

    For each sentence write whether the sentence is in the active or passive voice. 1.Pygmalion was written by George Bernard Shaw. Passive voice 2.Shaw's play is based on an ancient Greek myth. Active voice 3.Many people saw the play at the theater. Active
  57. Vocabulary

    In which sentence is the word blander used logically? A) The cook added spices to make the food taste blander. B)If you do not like hot food, you should choose blander dishes. C) In ordinary circumstances, hot sauce makes foods taste blander. D)The blander
  58. Sentence Completion

    Demonstrate your understanding of the Word Bank words by completing each sentence in the space below. Word Bank: obsessed, aesthetic, arbitrary 1. Because Scott McCloud really was obsessed with comics, he probably knew all there was to know about them. 2.
  59. Language Arts

    4. In which sentence does the prepositional phrase act as an adverb? A. Last Evening, Anne suffered from a headache. B. The door to the attic was left open. C. Mr. Frank discussed the problem of noise in the annex. D. He bought a drink for Mr. Dussel. ***
  60. writing

    Sentence 1: I am writing in reply to your advertisement in the Elkhart Sun for a sails representative. Which correction should be made to sentence 1? 1. Replace to with too 2. Replace sails with sales 3. Insert a comma after advertisement 4. Insert a comma
  61. Spelling

    Here are the words that I have to unscramble to form a sentence. It seems like it might be missing a word. disease contagious could not he doctor his conceal from... I can only come up with a sentence if I add an extra "his". The rules do not say to add an
  62. Grammar-Writeacher

    Identify the simple subject and simple predicate in each sentence. There are children waiting in the lobby. Simple subject: = children simple predicate = are waiting (asked yesterday and you said - * was waiting *) wondering if you meant are waiting
  63. English

    What type of phrase is underlined in the sentence below? (Lying in bed), I heard a strange noise. prepositional * participial gerund infinitive What type of phrase is underlined in the sentence below? The committee (running the event) erected a tent.
  64. Language

    Which sentence contains a coordinating conjunction? Although the road was rough, we could drive on it. We drove along the rough, passable road Bouncing along, we drove slowly down the road. The road was rather rough yet still passable THIS ONE 2.Which
  65. language

    Find the verb in each sentence. 1. The people believe in the giant. 2. Clearly, the giant cares about the town of Barletta. 3. Unfortunately, an army attacks the town. 4. The people quickly identify the trouble. 5. With a little thought, the giant solves
  66. Topic Sentence

    What would my argumentative topic sentence be when I'm talking about freedom from war being better than the freedom of global peace? The freedom that war creates is better than the freedom of global peace. ( I think that it sounds weak)
  67. English

    1. According to 'spacing words', write the following right. Iaminmyfirstyear. -> I am in my first year. 2. Let's write down the self-introductory passage on the memo on the left. 3. Correct the following self-introductory passage for Tom right. 4.The
  68. history

    Within minutes, they had their equipment packed. They were off! Combined sentence: Within minutes, they had their equipment packed and were off! Does the combined sentence use a compound subject, compound verb, or compound object?
  69. English

    Within minutes, they had their equipment packed. They were off! Combined sentence: Within minutes, they had their equipment packed and were off! Does the combined sentence use a compound subject, compound verb, or compound object?
  70. Spanish 2

    I am writing things that I do on the ship. Choose the correct verb (based on its meaning) to complete each sentence. A. Taco B. Nado C. Almuerzo D. Juego E. Escucho F. Miro. G. Abro H. Hablo I. Voy J. Como 1. ____ la musica. 2. ____ en la comedor. 3. ____
  71. English

    Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 2:25am. 1. The first class was with my homeroom teacher, Mr. Jang. 2.The first class was my homeroom teacher, Mr. Jang's class. 3. The first class was my homeroom teacher, Mr. Jang's one. 4.
  72. Language Arts

    1.Read the sentence below: Biologists have created an immortal frog. They removed its vocal chords and now it cannot croak. Which of the following correctly explains the pun in this sentence and the word or words on which it is built? A. Biologists-these
  73. Adverb Objects CHECK PLEASE

    Thanks for checking my answers 1. D 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. D 1. Which words make up the adverb phrase in this sentence? After his speech,the politician greeted his supporters. A. his supporters B. greeted his C. the politician D. After his speech 2. Which words
  74. english

    I have to write complex sentences with some hard words like contentious, diffident, and gregarious for example. Anyone know of a web site that may help??? When I looked up the word diffident, I found the meaning. Because diffident describes how I write
  75. Grammar and Composition Bobpursley

    i put this post up at 2:21, i don't think you saw it: alright. i only have two things to point out. first, in Paragraph #4, 'Explain how the THIRD POINT is developed in this paragraph.' you said 'it does mention yard and flowers and pool' but that is
  76. Language Arts

    1. In the following sentence, identify the word that the adverb is modifying. The ballerina danced gracefully on the empty stage. A. ballerina B. danced** C. empty D. stage 2. Identify the sentence below that contains coordinate adjectives. A. She wore a
  77. language arts(CHECK ANSWERS)

    PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWERS /.,. 1.select the dependen clause that best completes the sentence below. jeff and his parents went to a nice Italian restaurant________. A.located down town near the river.(I PICK THIS) B.even though his mother prefers Chinese
  78. Statistics

    The percent of fat calories that a person in America consumes each day is normally distributed with a mean of 36 and a standard deviation of about 10. Suppose that 16 individuals are randomly chosen for an experiment. A) Is it appropriate to use the normal
  79. english II

    Sentence Consistency and Parallelism (errors in consistency, such as shifts in verb tense or a lack of parallel structure in equivalent sentence parts. They had spent the last two weeks playing phone tag, leaving short bursts of clever repartee on each
  80. English

    Hello. I need some grammar and lexical help. 1)Is it possible to use the infinitive with "purpose/goal/objective/aim": "the initiative has a purpose/goal to improve the situation" 2)is it possible to say "the visit intends to demonstrate..." (or is
  81. english grammar

    Is this correct: "the factors that contributed to the movie's comedy" im terrible when it comes to grammar. "the factors that contributed to the movie's comedy" This is not a complete sentence. As phrases that could be included in a complete sentence, it's
  82. French

    as practice for writing to your French-speaking pen pal, tell what you like, don't like, want, don't want, and are going to do by completeing each sentence with an infinitive phrase. You can choose completions from the list, or you can use others that you
  83. Grammar

    Choose sentence that is written correctly. - 50-50 1. She is uncertain whether or not she has had fevers: because she does not have an instrument for measuring body temperature. 2. Because she does not have an instrument for measuring body temperature, she
  84. Spanish

    Just checking my work :) 1. Complete the following sentence. Juan es estudioso. Le gusta a. cantar b. leer*** c. esquiar d. bailar 2. Complete the following sentence. Marisol es una chica a. simpatica*** b. simpatico c. simpaticas d. simpaticos 3. What is
  85. art

    The math tessellations: unit 4 1. The architectural design was created by: 1. using an organic pattern in the form of tessellation. 2. using a geometric pattern in the form a tessellation. 3. using no definite pattern and placing shapes randomly. 4. using
  86. english

    In each sentence, there is one word which is incorrect. Choose the one word or phrase that is in? 1.she had apple for breakfast , and then she ate two more apples for lunch 2. what's carren doing over there, she is supposed to be studying, but it looks
  87. English

    1. Have you received the prizes so far? 2. Have you ever received the prizes. (Are both the same in meaning, showing 'experience'?) 3. Have you ever received the prizes so far? (Can we say like this, Sentence 3? Does Sentence 3 have the same meaning as the
  88. English

    1. I took a shower so I felt refreshed. 2. I took a shower so that I felt refreshed. 3. I took a shower, so I felt refrewhed. (What does #1 mean, #2 or #3? In Sentence 1, there is no 'comma' before 'so.' In Sentence 1, we cannot see 'that' after 'so.')
  89. english

    1. The weight of a dire wold is greater than domesticated lapdogs. Which edit should be made to correct this sentence? A. change weight of a dire wolf to dire wolf's weight B. change weight of a dire wolf to weight of some dire wolves C. change than
  90. types of sentence

    can anyone tell me which of the following is a complex sentence??? 1.But the journey of the coal driver is a reminder that often beneath the juggernaut of the Chinese economy are three guys squeezed into the cab of a filthy truck hauling coal, a trip
  91. To Dylan - re English summer essay

    I just reread your posts from this morning, and I'm confused about a few things: 1. The directions clearly state that you are to write a five-paragraph paper. "In a five-paragraph essay, discuss which author was more successful in creating a good piece of
  92. English

    1. George Bernard Shaw criticized The Importance of Being Earnest for A.)being too long. B.)not being funny. C.)not having real substance. 2. Choose the word below that best completes the sentence: He’s incredibly ___________; he just can’t make up his
  93. Math

    Hands on:multiply with 0 and 1 1/ Jon has 4 fishbowls. there are 5fish in each bowl . How many fish does Jon have in all? Answer,, 4x5=20 2/peter threw a basketball 12 times. It missed the basket every time. Write a muitiplication sentence to show peter's
  94. COMPOSITION AND COMMUNICATION I

    Write a 150- to 200-word paragraph to explain how purpose, audience, tone, and content would impact the following topic: What do you hope to accomplish COM 155? Be sure to use the three components of a good paragraph covered in this week’s readings. In
  95. English

    A compound sentence contains two simple sentences joined by a coordinating conjunction. This been a better choice for compound sentence has two more subjects or has two more verbs or has both compound subject two simple sentences joined by a coordinating
  96. 7th grade LA

    Choose the correct evaluation of each underlined word. (Larsen's underlined in this sentence) 6. The Larsen’s decided not to shutter their windows even though they were taking vacation at the height of hurricane season. A. Larsen’s contains a correct
  97. geometry

    When looking at a quilt pattern, How do you describe the minimum number of translations of the original pattern A
  98. Geometry

    Name two different ways to continue the pattern. 48, 49, 50. I obviously know 51 could be an answer, but can't figure out a second way the pattern could be continued. Any help would be appreciated. :)
  99. english

    I don't understand what v/vc pattern verses vc/v pattern is. I have to idenify what the spelling words are
  100. math

    3n+6 If n represents the position of a number in the pattern, which of the following is the pattern of numbers decribed by the expression? f. 1,9,12,15,18 g.6,12,22,36,54 h. 9,12,15,18,21 j. 3,9,12,15,21