Do I use a semicolon correctly in this sentence? "This caused David to become a spectator rather than a sufferer; covering his misery with mercy and sadness with compassion (3.2.4)."

    asked by J on October 24, 2007
  2. English

    Is this sentence still correct though if I use "had to" instead of "must"? 1) Macbeth admits that if he had to acknowledge his deed, then it would be best for him to lose all knowledge of himself. Thank you. English - SraJMcGin, Tuesday, November

    asked by Henry2 on November 2, 2011
  3. English

    Identify the subject, object, and verb in this sentence. Online classes require good time-management skills.

    asked by Susie on April 24, 2016
  4. English

    What are all of the prepositional phrases in the following sentence: Ancestors, in every variety of dress, from the Elizabethian knight to the buck of the Regency, stared down and daunted us.

    asked by John on September 22, 2014
  5. English

    Please help correct grammar sentence below: 1. Please be informed that starting on Nov.22,2015 rate of internet charge will be pesos 15.00 per hour. thank you.

    asked by jessie on November 16, 2015
  6. Spelling/Literature

    Can you put streamline in a sentence with this definition:a teardrop line of contour offering the least possible resistance to a current of air, water, etc.

    asked by Mark on September 14, 2009
  7. gr. 12 english - Double Negatives and Modifiers

    I'm going to ask for a little help tonight. Does the following sentence have double negatives, misplaced or dangling modifiers? "I left my agenda in a restaurant which had all my important dates in it."

    asked by AL 87 on February 10, 2010
  8. Algebra

    Find the unknown digit to make the sentence true 2.48>2.4__ 1>2.463 5.723

    asked by Joshua on October 1, 2018
  9. writing

    is there another way to rephrase this sentence in a good way. --- All I ever heard about this Grand Canyon thing was that it is piled up with humongous rocks and composed of fossils. thank you!

    asked by Sara on November 8, 2011
  10. Foreign languages

    I left out this sentence. Thank you very much. Write an email to your friend (120 words) telling him/her about your week so far and how you are going to spend your summer holidays.

    asked by Mark on May 10, 2012
  11. English

    Is this a complete sentence? Or should the comma be replaced by a semi-colon? Surely there are certain situations in which appropriate attire is necessary, so should we as women give in to that standard?

    asked by Teddy on May 14, 2012
  12. Language Arts

    Rewrite each sentence below correcting the double negative. 1. The shoppers looked for bargains at the store, but there weren't none. Answer: The shoppers looked for bargains at the store, but there were none. 2. She couldn't hardly say her own name.

    asked by Patrick on March 3, 2016

    Tomorrow I am to write a formal persuasive essay of up to 500 words ONLY, within ONE hr ONLY, as a written portion of an application. We are to be given a passage & then are to respond with a formal persuasive essay in response to a following given

    asked by K on March 15, 2008
  14. ELA

    A preposition relates a noun or pronoun to another word in a sentence. A prepositional phrase begins with a preposition and ends with a noun or pronoun. Pick the prepositional phrase for each sentence 1. A young boy was frail and small for his age.

    asked by Andrew on January 24, 2012
  15. PHI103

    Sorry, I didn't post my argument the last time. Write two arguments in English, one in the form of modus ponens and one in the form of modus tollens. Then, write the arguments in symbols using sentence letters and truth-functional connectives. The

    asked by BJ on September 5, 2012
  16. Science

    Write a meaningful sentence using the words: metallic grand electron. Use these terms as key words for a search. Even though this is not my area of expertise, I did. http://prola.aps.org/abstract/PR/v130/i5/p1703_1 (Broken Link Removed)

    asked by Jordan on November 13, 2006
  17. Grammar

    Choose the correct sentence A) Patient reports drinking socially, smoking daily, and occasional drug use. B) Patient reports drinking socially, smoking daily, and he uses no drugs. C) Patient reports drinking socially, smoking daily, and using no drugs. I

    asked by Marie on November 14, 2012
  18. Ed. Tech

    Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry? A. It is the pattern of rhyming lines within a poem. B. It is the underlying message that a poem conveys. C. It is the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem. D.

    asked by Gwen on September 10, 2014
  19. Social Studies

    Hello! I need help! Could someone be kind and check my answers for me? Thanks!! 4. What economic philosophy developed in response to the problems of industrial workers? A. socialism B. capitalism** C. laissez-faire D. mercantilism 5. How does this image

    asked by Thea on October 25, 2018
  20. english

    give the meanings indicated by the i) rise/fall intonation pattern ii) fall/rise intonation pattern? a)I’m going to tell you a story b) She’s not going out tonight, is she? c) I don’t understand. d) Goodnight!

    asked by rahila on December 23, 2010
  21. math

    8712-2178=6543 6543-4356=2178 Can you find another set of numbers with the same pattern? Now add the results you got. ..and a similar pattern by subtracting the results.

    asked by Jared on June 12, 2007
  22. Analytical Geometry

    1) How do you create a fractal? 2) How are midpoints,lengths,equations for circles used to generate the fractal (pattern in pinecone). 3) What are some special features of this fractal (pattern in pinecone)? Describe a specific application of fractals,

    asked by Math on March 9, 2016
  23. English

    Please help I’m not that good in ELA. 11.If you know that the Latin prefix e- means “out of,” what would be the meaning of emigrate in the following sentence mean? People might emigrate because they believe they will have a better life in another

    asked by Connexus on November 30, 2018
  24. math

    i can not find the pattern or a rule... write the next three terms and write a rule to describe the number pattern. 0.57, 0.66, 0.75, 0.84

    asked by haven on January 6, 2015
  25. English shifting and mixed sentences

    Question 11 Which sentence contains a shift in subject and voice? We drove around the block in Billy's car for a few minutes, and then we discover the flat tire. Everyone should report to your building by 7:00 a.m. Each visitor to the museum should pick up

    asked by christopher on April 25, 2010
  26. English

    Posted by rfvv on Saturday, June 5, 2010 at 5:03am. 1. Flip a coin, and if you get the head, you move one step. If you get the tail, move two steps. Then, using the picture and the words in the circle, make a sentence. 2. Work in pairs. Prepare a coin in

    asked by rfvv on June 5, 2010
  27. English

    Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 10:23pm. 1. Three people climb quickly into one of the boats. It is the Farriner family from Pudding Lane. 2. Three people climb quickly into one of the boats. They are the Farriner family from Pudding Lane.

    asked by rfvv on May 16, 2015
  28. history

    Hey , can someone please tell me if this sounds good so far about the causes of World war I, and if not please give me your input. While President Woodrow Wilson was having political issues with Mexico, anxiety between European countries was increasing.

    asked by Sarah on December 19, 2006
  29. U.S. History

    I have to write an essay answering this question, " How were the reform movements and the Second Great Awakening of 1820-1860 in the United States related to the growth of industry and urban life?" and I'm haing trouble organizing my thoughts and writing

    asked by Phillip on October 28, 2006
  30. english comp

    Choose the sentence with the subject/verb agreement error. Driving as quickly as possible, each of the students pulls into the parking lot. Driving as quickly as possible, each of the students pull into the parking lot. The students pull into the parking

    asked by Anonymous on December 8, 2017
  31. English

    1. The staff meeting will be held next Tuesday. 2. The staff meeting will be taken next Tuesday. 3. The staff meeting will be got next Tuesday. 4. The staff meeting will be finished next Tuesday. (#1 is grammatical, right? What about the others from

    asked by rfvv on September 23, 2014
  32. English

    1. Some like summer and others like winter. 2. Some like summer and the others like winter. 3. Some like summer and another likes winter. 4. Some like summer and the other likes winter ----------------- #1 and #2 are right? Right? What about Sentence 3 and

    asked by rfvv on July 12, 2014
  33. math

    Bruce draws rings of rhombuses about a common centre point. All rhombuses have the same side length. Rhombuses in the first, or inner, ring are all identical. Each rhombus has a vertex at the centre and each of its sides that meet at the centre is shared

    asked by Bob on May 26, 2018
  34. Grammar

    Choose the correctly punctuated sentence: A) My birth mother, Mrs. Mom, was a great cook. B) My birth mother Mrs. Mom was a great cook. C) My birth mother, Mrs. Mom was a great cook. I answered C

    asked by Marie on November 14, 2012
  35. Grammar

    Choose the correctly punctuated sentence: A) I understand Anne that you really don’t care about hurting my feelings. B) I understand, Anne, that you really don’t care about hurting my feelings. C) I understand, Anne that you really don’t care about

    asked by Marie on November 14, 2012
  36. 7th Grade Language Arts

    1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: ____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power.

    asked by Anonymous on March 29, 2013
  37. chemistry 105

    A 260-mL flask contains pure helium at a pressure of 743 torr. A second flask with a volume of 480 mL contains pure argon at a pressure of 715 torr. If the two flasks are connected through a stopcock and the stopcock is opened, what is the partial pressure

    asked by JULIE on October 23, 2011
  38. English shifting and mixed sentences

    Question 16 Which sentence contains a shift in tense? We drove around the block in Billy's car for a few minutes, and then we discover the flat tire. Each visitor to the museum should pick up their visitor pass at the head office. Everyone should report to

    asked by christopher on April 25, 2010
  39. Math

    Please help. 51. Solve: 125=(x3)/0.3^-3 a.7 b.14 c.15 d.9 53. 49x-2 = 7Ö 7 a.-5/4 b.5/4 c.11/4 d.-11/4 60. Simplify: 2log^3 6 - log^3 4 a.3 b.6 c.4 d.2 61. Solve the equation: logb (x^2 + 7) = 2/3logb 64 a.9 b.3 c. √23 d. ±3 62. Solve: (The fifth root

    asked by Holly on May 21, 2013
  40. geometry

    construct an isosceles triangle and construct Sierpinksi's triangle. Repeat the pattern three times. What segment of a triangle does this pattern make use of over and over again?

    asked by George on November 2, 2016
  41. Spanish

    Spanish help please.....!!!! _________________ The directions I was given was this: Choose the word that correctly completes the sentence (a; para; que); or select "No word is required". _________________ I'm stuck on all of the ones I was given. Pls help

    asked by guitarpick03 on March 27, 2018
  42. math

    A party store offers small balloons and large balloons. You can choose from pink, blue, green, and yellow balloons. You can choose from silver, gold, and white ribbons. Use the counting principle to find the number of different ways you can choose a

    asked by heeeeelpppp please on May 6, 2016
  43. math patterning

    Look over the following sequence of numbers. What are the next 3 numbers in the pattern?what is the pattern rule? -1,0,1,0,1,2,3,6,11,20,37

    asked by samantha on April 12, 2012
  44. Vocabularay

    First of all, look at the definition in the dictionary: Main Entry: van·guard Pronunciation: 'van-"gärd also 'va[ng]- Function: noun Etymology: Middle English vantgard, from Middle French avant-garde, from Old French, from avant- fore- (from avant

    asked by Jason on October 23, 2008
  45. Language Arts

    Rewrite each sentence below correcting the double negative. 1. He can't talk nicely to nobody. 2.The lady won't never find her lost cat. Answer: The lady won't ever find her lost cat. 3. There aren't no pictures in that book. Answer: There are no pictures

    asked by Patrick on March 3, 2016
  46. lititure

    what are the cause and effect of these things in brave new world? In fiction, as in life, events have causes and, in turn, become causes of subsequent events. Here are some events from Brave New World. Write a sentence that describes a major cause of each

    asked by amber on November 29, 2011
  47. Math

    No i cant figure out the pattern that you sent me, also i wanted to know instead of me drawing billiard balls, is there ans easier way for me to figure out the pattern, cause i have to skip 8 and jump straight to 20,so how do i get there without drawing

    asked by Keira (for Reimy) on June 27, 2009
  48. English

    Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. A serious accident was prevented on the highway by Roger's quick thinking. B. Roger's quick thinking prevented a serious accident on the highway. C. A serious accident was prevented on the highway. D.

    asked by Sam on November 22, 2015
  49. Grammar

    Is this the right form of "to" in this sentence? I believe an education at XX College would give me the opportunity to hone my abilities and turn them into skills that can be translated to a successful career.

    asked by Anon on December 19, 2012
  50. english

    In the sentence below, identify the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified. Colleen went to bed early since she had a test tomorrow.

    asked by cracker on June 3, 2014
  51. english

    Which propaganda technique is used in this sentence? The mayor of Elba is solely responsible for slaying the monster retail chain and saving the town.

    asked by cuddie on August 9, 2013
  52. french

    How would u put the sentence. La mere de Sylvie prepare une fete pour les amies de sa fille in futur proche?

    asked by Anonymous on October 30, 2012
  53. English

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

    asked by Robert on January 9, 2013
  54. English

    Which type of figurative language is used in this sentence? His attitude about the situation rubbed me the wrong way, so I just ignored his comments. idiom symbolism imagery personification A, right?

    asked by Quinn on May 17, 2018
  55. grammar

    Dickens, as well as Trollope and Thackeray, were writing novels depicting English life and customs when Victoria was queen. What is the mistake in this sentence.

    asked by John on April 30, 2008
  56. Grammar

    I'm not sure if this is a run-on sentence. Stock prices rose slightly yesterday. The TSE average up 16.9 points and the Canadian Exchange index up 3.2.

    asked by Alex L. on September 22, 2011
  57. English

    Could you please check this sentence I need to include in a letter? 1) Thank you very much for your last e-mail. Unfortunately, I couldn't read the document attached to it. 2) Actually, it was blank. Can you post (send) it to me again (once more, another

    asked by Henry2 on October 26, 2011
  58. grammar

    does this word make sense in the sentence? flustered The speaker went right on with his speech, in no way flusterd or disturbed by the jeers and catcalls of a few rowdy hecklers.

    asked by Mackenzie on February 2, 2008
  59. English

    I still have a doubt, Could you check this sentence, please? 1) I think it would be best if our science department (head??) teacher would get in touch with you directly so that you can discuss every detail before drawing up the project.

    asked by Henry2 on November 22, 2011
  60. California History

    What's a good website that i can read about the Chinese immigrant labor during the railroad era? & whats one way i can start the first sentence on a one page report? Thank You

    asked by Kathy on June 28, 2012
  61. English

    Which group of words is the complete infinitive phrase in this sentence,it is important to avoid harmful exposure to the suns direct rays

    asked by tina on March 6, 2014
  62. english

    Is the grammar in this sentence correct? The best way to increase sales and satisfy customers complaints, the menu should be updated with new food items and more choices.

    asked by Monica on February 23, 2009
  63. spanish

    What word best completes this sentence. ¿Dónde están Uds.? (Está) (Estás) (Estoy) (Estamos) en la clase de ciencias naturales.

    asked by Shawn on November 25, 2011
  64. English

    Is this sentence correct? The managers and employees will no longer have to listen to the customers complaining about the lack of food selections on a daily basis.

    asked by Monica on February 23, 2009
  65. Latin

    1. the second paragraph begins with the sentence " Offsetting his strength was a noticeable lack of intelligence or wisdom ". Use evidence from the text to support this claim. I NEED HELP

    asked by Megan on April 1, 2015
  66. english

    What are the common nouns from the following sentence? The Boy Scouts of America hired him in his late teens as the art director of Boys'Life

    asked by Kyle Dye on February 10, 2009
  67. grammar

    Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and revise as needed to correct the problem: “I saw mountains of uncollected trash walking along the city streets.”

    asked by cathy on October 14, 2012
  68. english

    Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and revise as needed to correct the problem: “I saw mountains of uncollected trash walking along the city streets.”

    asked by cathy on October 13, 2012
  69. english

    If you fall off during our flight, you'll die please help me to rewrite the above sentence by using commas, full stops, exclamation/question/quotation marks whereever necessary.

    asked by ramesh reddy on March 26, 2009
  70. English

    Is this sentence grammatically correct? Technology has truly helped simplify lives, from online banking, accessing information, to scheduling ones’ time.

    asked by Johnny111 on February 10, 2019
  71. Reading( Immediate)

    Do you have a copy of the sentence check 2 questions for chapter 20 in the 4th edition of Improving Vocabulary Skill book by Sherrie L. Nist?

    asked by lisa on February 4, 2013
  72. English

    Complete the sentence by writing the correct form of the verb shown in parenthesis. "It has _______," Martin said matter-of-factly. (burst)

    asked by Emma on October 10, 2012
  73. English

    Will just taking out the "it" make this sentence correct? The disease is typified by a delay in motor development, by self-destructive behavior, and it leads to death.

    asked by Mariah on February 23, 2012
  74. English Lit

    1. Which of these is a compound sentence? A. Although the weather is sometimes warm in early march. B. Forecasters predicted six more weeks of winter this year.*** C. The old saying " in like a lion, out like a lamb".

    asked by Abby on October 1, 2015
  75. english

    How is the underlined pronoun used in the sentence? Grandma and WE eat dinner together every Monday. A. possessive B. subject C. direct object D. predicate nominative**

    asked by ski on January 20, 2015
  76. pre-algebra

    Write an inequality for the sentence. The number of students s that ran in the road race was not less than fifty five. Since it isw not less than 55, it can be 55 or greater, N>54. I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

    asked by April on March 7, 2007
  77. English

    How could I say this sentence in a different way but it will still have that same sense: 'In future, I will aim to develop my assertive skills when working with colleagues, in order to ensure that the well-being of patients is maintained'

    asked by Carla on July 14, 2012
  78. English

    Should this sentence have a comma in it? The excitement and adventures he gained along the Mississippi River as a steamboat pilot gave him the insight into characters that are in his writings.

    asked by Jennifer on May 6, 2010
  79. English

    I forgot to include this sentence. Thank you. If you want, you can help me write a short description of your school including the summer courses and the students' mobility opportunities.

    asked by Matthew on March 23, 2012
  80. Language Arts

    Which sentence contains an interjection? A. Aha, I’ve discovered the secret door. B. Carla, would you please move over? C. Both egrets and herons nest here. D. How can we best solve the problem?

    asked by HobiHo on May 1, 2018
  81. com220

    If someone asked, "wouldn't it be simpler just to write your paper than to create a full-sentence outline?" how would you answer this question? explain your response.

    asked by ano on September 20, 2008
  82. Reading

    Read this sentence. For people who are more comfortable with just one method to do something, this can seem a bit much. Which is the MOST vivid phrase to replace the last three words. a) rather overwhelming b) more than is necessary c) quite funny d) too

    asked by Val on June 2, 2016
  83. 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?

    asked by Alondra on January 30, 2013
  84. English Expression

    It is general to send the mind of gratitude by exchanging presents together with cards in America. ------------------ Is the sentence above grammatical? Would you correct any incorrect expressions?

    asked by John on April 28, 2008
  85. english

    Backpacking also has its basic four, these being, in order of importance, hiking shoes, the backpack, sleeping gear, and shelter. What correction should be made to this sentence?

    asked by Anonymous on February 8, 2011
  86. english

    can someone please help me make a good sentence with this word: harem it means: the part of a Muslim palace or house reserved for the residence of women.

    asked by y912f on October 21, 2009
  87. english

    edit the following sentence with pronoun case:"the shower of sinking bricks caused he and his diving partner to race away from the collapsing seawell."

    asked by kelsy on October 14, 2010
  88. English

    Identify the type of subordinate clause in the following sentence. The guy who ran out of the clinic is running late. a)noun b)adjective c)adverb

    asked by Maria on January 6, 2013
  89. english

    The following sentence shows what element of poetry? Her fiery eyes swept away his heart. A. Imagery B. Figure of speech C. Personification D. Simile

    asked by shana on October 16, 2012
  90. English

    Please check my answer thank you:) Does the following sentence demostrate correct subject-verb agreement. Robert's friend Steve, as well as his wife, are going to the fair. In said yes

    asked by Anonymous on November 10, 2007
  91. part of speech

    Which sentence contains an action verb? A. Mary works every day. B. She was lazy last year. C. Her dog seems fierce. D. Lynn is pretty. my answer is a

    asked by halo on March 1, 2009
  92. english 7th grade

    I have to write a poem about a memory and it says include a sentence of a question or feeling you had at that time and i don't quite get that. Also i just forgot what a stanza(spelling?) written like. Any help? Thank you!

    asked by Liliane on October 6, 2009
  93. english

    Either one of them __ enough experience to do the job. Twenty years __ a lot of time in the field, and that’s how long they’ve been doing this work. Which of the following options correctly completes the sentence above? has, are has, is have, are have,

    asked by solanch on August 17, 2015
  94. English

    can you please identify the nouns and verbs in this sentence. Don't be impressed with your own wisdom. Instead, fear the Loard and turn byour back on evil.

    asked by Cindy on July 27, 2012
  95. English

    I need help with diagramming sentences. How do you diagram "Bruno and Shmuel talk and share food"? Is it a compound sentence, or does it have two verbs in a single clause?

    asked by Kate on September 11, 2014
  96. english

    Parenthetical expressions include information that may be helpful but is not essential to the meaning of a sentence. They are de-emphasized by: A. dashes. B. parentheses. C. commas. D. brackets. A...

    asked by dominique on March 11, 2017
  97. english

    Identify the type of subordinate clause in the following sentence. If we remember to brush our teeth, we will get fewer cavities. a)noun b)adjective c)adverb

    asked by Maria on January 6, 2013
  98. Spanish

    Which word best completes the following sentence? The standard variety of Spanish is considered _______. a. natural b. colorful c. easy*** d. neutral I'm not really sure about this one, someone pls help!?

    asked by Sam on November 17, 2016
  99. History

    can you put in a sentence the words to make an offering Hapi (NIle) Osiris Wheat Growth Man Rejoice This is the only problem I need thanks :)

    asked by Justin on September 9, 2013
  100. english

    How would I fix this sentence: As I was reading the piece by Du Bois, I noticed the parallels between it and Morgan Freeman’s documentary Prom Night in Mississippi.

    asked by jon on March 28, 2012