1. Modifiers and Parallel Structure

    What is the correct version in writing this sentence? The man is standing behind the woman and pulls on her short, blonde hair tilting her face up.

    asked by ROSE on April 18, 2009
  2. English

    Is the punctuation right in this sentence? (the semicolon doesn't seem right) In another of Oates’s stories; “Heat“, the main characters were also deprived of the future because of their curiosity and loneliness

    asked by JM on April 7, 2008
  3. grammar

    Identify the arts of speech inthis sentence: Larry OFTEN GOT CAUGHT between the flailing arms and kicking feet of Moe and Curly.

    asked by Anonymous on September 1, 2010
  4. 9th grade

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

    asked by Hannah on August 9, 2010
  5. ENGLISH

    As a young child, she did not receive many things that are now taken for granted by current generations of children. Is the grammar in this sentence correct? Should it be phrased differently? Thanks for the help! :]

    asked by McKenzie on November 19, 2007
  6. English

    Identify the part of the following topic sentence that does not belong. The campus paper spends too much time covering football, in my humble opinion

    asked by Ssm on September 19, 2016
  7. Grammar

    Prepositions show a spacial, time, or logical relationship between the subject of the preposition and the rest of the sentence. A) True B) False AnswASer B

    asked by Marie on November 14, 2012
  8. Spanish

    Is this sentence written correctly in Spanish? Please provide suggestions. I appreciate your help. Thank you. Yo tengo una fiebre de un ciento y dos grados Fahrenheit

    asked by s on November 17, 2008
  9. english

    11. The following sentence contains which type of conjunction? He is not only a great player but also an exceptional coach. A. Correlative [B. Coordinating] C. Phrasal D. Subordinating is my answer correct

    asked by jake on December 14, 2011
  10. math

    Select the phrase that correctly completes the sentence The value of the dependent varibale in a function is always _________ the value of the independent A. Determined By B.greater than C.equal to D.less than

    asked by mang on May 11, 2015
  11. english

    In this sentence, I think i need a comma after asking, right? When the communication was poorly understood,the nurse clarified the female patient's meaning by asking “I am not sure that I understand what you mean by 'depressed than usual’?"

    asked by blaze on December 13, 2010
  12. Grammar

    Does the following sentence have faulty co-ordination or run-on errors? "Harry Houdini left home at the age of 12, and his real name is Erich Weiss."

    asked by alex on February 8, 2010
  13. english

    The elderly man was a grandfather to seven youngsters and he never failed to spend time with them each and every weekend. It said to fix the comma splice or fused sentence...how do u do that?

    asked by Jennifer on June 10, 2008
  14. holley redemer

    restate the sentence Annually, millions of animals suffer and die in painful tests in order to determine the safety of cosmetics.

    asked by jess on October 5, 2011
  15. English

    The semicolon separates: A. divisions of time. B. titles and subtitles. C. long or formal quotations. D. equal and balanced sentence elements. D

    asked by Angela on May 5, 2014
  16. grammar

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions.Since we had worked like dogs for eight hours, we finally put a lid on it at 6:00 p.m.

    asked by Anonymous on May 17, 2012
  17. Language Arts

    Which verb mood is used in the following sentence from the selection? If you have any sense at all, avoid Storm Fever. A. Indicative B. Sunjunctive C. Conditional D. Imperative Is the answer B?

    asked by Callie on December 1, 2014
  18. Science

    Using a complete sentence, state what would mostly likely to happen to the production of oxygen by duckweed plants if the intensity and duration of exposure to light were increased

    asked by Anonymous on October 2, 2017
  19. 6th Grade Maths

    Where do I place the parentheses and/or brackets to make this sentence true? I have tried every combination using the correct order of operation PEMDAS - and NOTHING is coming out with 54 as the answer. 45/2 x 4.7 - 4.4 x 6 = 54 Thanks!

    asked by Adrienne on September 20, 2016
  20. english

    Write five sentences about the role of education in successful financial planning in the spaces on the following page. Correctly use a different verb tense in each sentence.

    asked by Tamara Moreno on August 22, 2010
  21. English

    Punctuate the following sentence and underline the explanatory words. There are 13 mistakes. misty could you walk ms millers dog on tuesday mom asked

    asked by Taylor on March 6, 2010
  22. English

    Is the comma right in this sentence? If not, what other punctuation can I use? “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” tells the story of a teenager named Connie who is stalked by an older man, Arnold Friend.

    asked by JM on April 7, 2008
  23. grammar

    is this sentence correct..... To complete her Week 3 Discussion, Sharon isolated herself from her family, which finally made them realize she needed to concentrate.

    asked by tee on November 6, 2013
  24. Spanish

    Which word best completes the following sentence? Different varieties of Spanish are mostly influenced by nearby________ languages and cultures. a.)wealthy b.)foreign*** c.)indigenous d.)African

    asked by Kaai97 on January 5, 2016
  25. Grammar

    This patient is alert, conscious, cooperative, in no acute distress, stable, and oriented times 3. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I want to say A but think it is C

    asked by Marie on October 9, 2012
  26. English

    Has anybody read the Lightning Theif? If so, can you please tell me your favorite character and why? All I ask for is ONE sentence, because I plan on writing an essay and I am stuck in coming up with a bold statement.

    asked by Anonymous on August 16, 2010
  27. English

    I learned that handling behavior in a science lab is easy to do as long as the ground rules have been laid out for the students. Is this sentence correct?

    asked by Pete on February 27, 2011
  28. English

    Handing me the $10,000 lottery ticket, his face broke into a broad smile. (Rewrite the following sentence so that the verbal doesn't dangle)

    asked by Miriam Espinoza on May 13, 2015
  29. Comm

    Write five sentences about the role of education in successful financial planning in the spaces on the following page. Correctly use a different verb tense in each sentence.

    asked by Brandon on November 1, 2010
  30. English

    is this sentence correct? Barlow uses a logical argument because cyber security is a relatively new issue, meaning many people will not be properly informed on the topic.

    asked by jake on October 3, 2018
  31. english

    Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. When you obey your parents, you please the Lord.

    asked by zo on July 16, 2014
  32. English

    Hello. Please help me with the verb "purpose". Is it possible to use it in the sentence "The latest terrorist attack is purposed to intimidate the world" or is it used in a different meaning or a different form (if yes, will you please give a short

    asked by Ilma on May 13, 2011
  33. English

    how can I rephrase this sentence to avoid plagarism. The hydroboration reaction has hecome an important tool in the repertoire of the synthetic organic chemi~

    asked by help on March 1, 2018
  34. English

    In the following sentence, which word is used as a conjunction? Lisa and Mary were home on time, but Kim, Francine, and Penny weren't going to make it. A. On B. But C. Were D. And my answer is b.

    asked by Lauren on April 7, 2015
  35. English

    In the sentence - Plenty of silicon is found on Earth, but it remains a valuable material for the computer industry. What is the simple subject and predicate?

    asked by Sylvie on October 27, 2008
  36. reading

    from the perspective on the black passenger what possible beginning hooks (or sentence that would make people want to read the essay) and possible endings. idk what to write please help

    asked by naomi on February 17, 2013
  37. grammar

    how can i rephrase this sentence WITHOUT using any personal pronouns --do you think the dough will rise the fastest in the sample with the highest, lowest, or a moderate concentration of sugar? thank you!

    asked by Sara! on April 6, 2011
  38. English

    Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. A fundamental _____ of matter is that it must have mass intent fragment notation property B?

    asked by Bri on November 17, 2017
  39. writing

    edit the sentence to correct pronoun reference. many people believe that the polygraph test is highly reliable if you employ a licensed examiner.

    asked by jack on September 9, 2008
  40. 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 18, 2015
  41. English

    I have to create a character sketch of nernard from aldous huxley's brave new world. Please help me with the topic sentence the three traits and quotations!! Please!!! Your help is very much appreciated!!!

    asked by Krysten on March 22, 2013
  42. Grammar

    Abdomen was soft, obese, nontender, except in the location of the hernia, which was approximately 7 x 5 cm just to the right of midline. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I answered A

    asked by Marie on October 9, 2012
  43. English

    Is this sentence below correct grammatically ? Thanks! Throughout the story a couple of crucial events take place, but we shouldn’t merely focus on these occurrences themselves, but rather on Edie’s assessment of them.

    asked by Teddy on May 6, 2012
  44. verb practice

    I am not under standing what this is wanting me to do. Can some one please help me? Write five sentences about the role of education in successful financial planning, in which you correctly use a different verb tense in each sentence.

    asked by Ashley on July 3, 2010
  45. English

    In which sentence is an a homonym used correctly? 1. Karen's new dog had flees. 2. If you ask me , there's no hobby like fishing. 3. How many ours do we have to wait. 4. We had chocolate ice cream for desert.

    asked by Bridget on May 2, 2012
  46. english

    In what sentence is a homonym used correctly? A. If you ask me, there's hobby like fishing. B. How many ours do we have to wait? C. Karen's new dog had flees. D. We had chocolate ice cream for desert.

    asked by Meosha on December 20, 2010
  47. spanish

    Complete the sentence with the correct form of the verb in parentheses. ¿Qu¨¦ ___ (hacer) Uds. despu¨¦s del trabajo hoy?

    asked by jason on August 17, 2016
  48. english

    . Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and revise as needed to correct the problem: “Swimming at the lake, a rock cut Sue’s foot.”

    asked by aran on January 17, 2012
  49. 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? A. has, are B. has, is C. have,

    asked by wedi on June 3, 2015
  50. English

    Can you check this sentence, it's really urgent. Before sending you details of my credit card, I would like you to confirm the offer made to me by Mr Smith, your Reservation Executive.

    asked by Henry1 on June 3, 2011
  51. World Languages

    Sentence: Nuria, mi entrenadora, recomendaron que la clase ________ en forma. Choices: a. Se pusiera b. nos ponemos c. Se ponen D. Te ponías

    asked by Georgina on August 23, 2016
  52. statistics

    In a distribution of sentence lengths in months like the following: 6, 12, 10, 18, 24, 360; which statistic would a researcher not want to report? a. standard deviation b. mean c. range d. raw numbers

    asked by Jim on November 29, 2013
  53. English

    Identify what is wrong with the following sentence and make any corrections necessary: “I went the campus bookstore and purchased my textbooks, a few folders and a pair of AiPO socks.

    asked by Aran on October 15, 2011
  54. English

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions Since we had worked like dogs for eight hours, we finally put a lid on it at 6:00 p.m.

    asked by LondonLashayy on April 4, 2012
  55. English

    Copyright c1987 by Bloomfield Publishing Company ---------------------------- Actually the letter 'c' is in a small circle. In that case how can we read the expression. Is it a sentence without a period?

    asked by rfvv on November 3, 2014
  56. English

    In the center of the table was a plump, golden brown turkey, surrounded by numerous side dishes. Are my commas in the right places in the above sentence?

    asked by Kimmy on October 23, 2016
  57. english

    hey i really need help in this plzzzzz Each of the following exercises shows the original source, and then a student’s sentence and/or citation about that source. Each sentence and each citation has at least one thing wrong with it (most have more than

    asked by memo on September 25, 2011
  58. Comm 155

    I have to write a paragraph in which I describe my strategy for using writepoint in the future. This must include a discussion of how to accommodate submission and feedback time. I also need to underline the topic sentence. Could you please look at my

    asked by Amy on May 1, 2011
  59. english HELP ASAP

    the directions say : For each sentence, find the infinitive phrase and write it in the blank on the left. Then tell whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate nominative, object of a preposition, or appositive. the sentence is The Legion of

    asked by jessica on October 2, 2006
  60. Math

    Numbers can be poetic. For example, when the number 400,077,115 is read aloud, it is haiku! Haiku is a Japanese form of poetry in which each poem has seventeen syllables,broken into a 5-7-5 pattern. How does this number fit the pattern? Find another number

    asked by Jessica on September 9, 2007
  61. Language Arts

    1.)Knowing that the Latin root -equi- means "equal," choose the best meaning for the word equilateral as it is used in the sentence below. The box appears to be square, but I would have to measure its sides to prove that it is equilateral. A. equally

    asked by Helen on November 28, 2016
  62. Grammar

    Need a little bit of help here. 1. Select the correct verb form: A) The box of medical books was heavy. B) The box of medical books were heavy. 2. _____are going to dinner together. A) Me and my boss B) My boss and I 3. Select the sentence which is

    asked by Jenny on March 19, 2012
  63. English

    1. I watch a comic drama on TV when I feel blue. 2. I watch comic drama on TV when I feel blue. (Which one is correct? Is #2 not correct?) 3. Mike is idle. Plus, he never exercises. (Is this correct? Which expression can we use instead of 'Plus'?) 4. He is

    asked by John on April 9, 2009
  64. English

    Read each sentence COrrect any misplaced or missing commas. Rewrite the sentence. The old restored building is downtown. The old,restored building is downtown. THe moody grumpy boy is Chris. The moody,grumpy boy is Chris. Alyssa brought those, delicious

    asked by Jerald on November 27, 2012
  65. Language Arts

    Draw a circle around the action verb in each sentence. On the line, tell whether the verb is past tense, present tense, or future tense. 1. Daniel will choose a baseball bat. -Circle will choose and it is present 2. He steps up to the plate.-Circle steps

    asked by Patrick on November 10, 2015
  66. dressmaking

    Mrs. Shotto was once one of your regular customers, but she hasn't asked to have any garments made in approximately one year. You note she has lost weight. She would like you to make her a special silk blouse to replace a favorite blouse that has worn out.

    asked by me on January 12, 2011
  67. comp 155

    could you see if i did these sentences right? Sentence Correction and Changes in Writing Review the following sentences. Some of them are correct, whereas others contain an error with a commonly confused word. Identify those with errors by marking each of

    asked by glenna on June 29, 2011
  68. English

    1. In the following sentence, what part of speech is the word Tearfully? Tearfully, I hung up the phone. A. Adjective C. Preposition B. Adverb D. Interjection 2. In the following sentence, how is the underlined phrase used? Both Joe and I wanted the last

    asked by Joanne on June 14, 2008
  69. Biology

    need help quickly please If barred pattern on chicken wings is a sex linked trait, set up a cross (hen and rooster), in which they the newly hatched chicks can be determined as male or female based on the barred pattern. and Color Blindness is inherited as

    asked by Ash on February 20, 2015
  70. English

    1. Will you close the window? 2. Would you close the window? 3. Can you close the window? 4. Could you close the window? 5. Do you mind closing the window? 6. Can I ask you to close the window? 7. May I ask you to close the window? 8. Could I ask you to

    asked by rfvv on June 28, 2016
  71. English

    I have completed this test and I missed 4 questions. My answers are submitted in blue, can you tell me which questions are wrong. 1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. dangling modifier 2. When I asked for a

    asked by Robin Busch on March 11, 2012
  72. Physics

    n apple and feather free fall in a evacuated chamber. The apple and feather are released from the top. Suppose the camera opened flash every 1 s. (1)Suppose A1 is the distance from t = 0s to t = 1 s, A2 is the distance from t = 1s to t =2s, A3 is the

    asked by Jeff on September 3, 2008
  73. English

    Choose the correct word to complete each sentence. 1. Despite wanting to pass the exam, Julia just couldn't get down to revising. She seemed to have a mental ___ about it. a. brick b. gap c. block d. space 2. When the counsellor listened to George's

    asked by Paige on December 7, 2010
  74. language arts

    Read the sentence. Running down the sidewalk, a hole in the pavement caused me to trip. Which revision of the sentence is grammatically correct? a)Running down the sidewalk,there was a hole in the pavement, I tripped on it. b)Running down the sidewalk, the

    asked by gwen on May 18, 2014
  75. Language Arts

    Hello, can someone please check my answers? :) 1. How would you describe to others a person with ambition? (1 point) someone who withdraws from his family someone who strives for success*** someone who buys anything he wants someone who moves frequently 2.

    asked by Britney on November 22, 2013
  76. c programming

    Write a program that uses a 20x20 board, initialised to a given pattern, to play the game Conway's life . After each turn print out the board pattern using a . for a dead square and a * for a live square. Squares off the board are considered permanently

    asked by Ravinder Kaur on May 8, 2012
  77. computer programming

    Write a program that uses a 20x20 board, initialised to a given pattern, to play the game Conway's life . After each turn print out the board pattern using a . for a dead square and a * for a live square. Squares off the board are considered permanently

    asked by Ravinder Kaur on May 7, 2012
  78. computer programming

    Write a program that uses a 20x20 board, initialised to a given pattern, to play the game Conway's life . After each turn print out the board pattern using a . for a dead square and a * for a live square. Squares off the board are considered permanently

    asked by Ravinder Kaur on May 7, 2012
  79. ELA (English)

    And yet, Linenger recovered quickly. in fact, almost two dozen astronauts have lived in space for more than six months, and four have stayed in orbit for more than a year. These men and women faced the discomfort of weightlessness and overcame them and

    asked by Polar bear (Ice bear) on November 15, 2017
  80. LA

    1. In which sentence does the prepositional phrase act as an adjective? A. In the morning, we rested in bed. B. We bought the cookies in the red package. C. During the day, Peter playes with the cat. D. My sister is good at dancing. 2. Which expression

    asked by Anonymous on March 12, 2015
  81. Language Arts Help!

    1. In which sentence does the prepositional phrase act as an adjective? A. In the morning, we rested in bed. B. We bought the cookies in the red package. C. During the day, Peter playes with the cat. D. My sister is good at dancing. 2. Which expression

    asked by Anonymous on March 11, 2015
  82. English

    1. Middle school is the same. 2. Elementary school is the same. 3. Middle school is not the same as elementary school. 4. Middle school is different from elementary school. ------------------ In each sentence, Is 'same' an adjective or a pronoun? #3 is the

    asked by rfvv on March 11, 2017
  83. English

    I corrected sentence 3 as you told me. I just wanted to know if sentence 2 is possible and if "tollbooth" is used. 1) I usually ride my bike to school. My father drives his car to work. You can drive at 50 kilometers per hour on an Italian urban road. 2)

    asked by Henry2 on September 29, 2011
  84. English

    1. Everybody knows this book. 2. This book is known to everybody. 3. This book is known by everybody. (Which one is the passive voice of Sentence 1?) 4. Everybody knows Sam. 5. Sam is known to everybody. 6. Sam is known by everybody. (Which one is the

    asked by rfvv on September 11, 2014
  85. English - Writing Sentences and Paragraphs 1

    Please help! I have been working on this for two weeks! I have read the book several times. I need to turn this is soon. I took all of your suggestions into consideration and basicallly rewrote the entire paragraph. Please review again... thanks This is

    asked by Darlene on October 19, 2012
  86. English

    Choose the best answer. Which sentence would make the best opening for a speech arguing for more nutritious school lunches? A.) Many students dislike the current lunch menus, and I feel they should be changed.******************************** B.) Evidence

    asked by Cassie on May 21, 2014
  87. Math grade 4

    Write a number pattern for 6 starfish if each had five arms. How many arms would those starfish have in all? Final number I am trying to get is 30. Can't get any definite pattern to work. Applying 1,2,3,5,6...pls help!!

    asked by Irena on August 19, 2015
  88. pre algebra

    the digits 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 are repeated in such a way thatwhen the digits repeat the greatest digit is removed the pattern is repeated indefinitely what is the 1111st digit in this pattern?

    asked by kim on January 19, 2010
  89. algebra

    A worker placed white tiles around black tiles in the pattern shown in the three figures bellow. Based on this pattern, how many tiles would be needed for 14 black tiles?

    asked by Anonymous on November 14, 2011
  90. math

    how do i represent 1/(1+x^4) in general taylor polynomial. I know the pattern is 1-x^4+x^8-x^16..... I don't know how to represent this pattern in variables equation form. What i mean by general taylor polynomail is for example 1/(1-x)=1+x+x^2+x^3...+x^n.

    asked by eng on July 20, 2010
  91. writing...grammar

    Hello, Which sentence contains a dangling modifier? 1. When the storm began to abate, we went home. 2. By the light of the moon, I tripped over a rock. 3. The dog that is man's best friend is cat's worst enemy. I don't see any dangling modifiers in here.

    asked by Mandi on July 15, 2007
  92. Math

    Poor Delbert has been asked to do some tiling at home. He doesn't really understand the pattern. Can you help? How many black tiles to white? (1to every 2) There are 12 tiles in the pattern. Suppose there ere 60. How many black tiles will Delbert need

    asked by Sameeha on February 6, 2016
  93. Critical Thinking

    What is the rhetoric device in this sentence: "The right to life includes and implies the right to commit suicide To hold otherwise to declare that society must give you permission to kill yourself"

    asked by Cathy on April 1, 2012
  94. english

    The city of Munich plans many interesting festivities. I am working on an english maintenance and #3 tells me to identify the nouns in the objective case in this sentence. Could you please help

    asked by ashley on September 12, 2008
  95. Grammar

    Rive each of the following sentences, correcting the problems in usage. If a sentence contains no errors, write correct. 1). Bicycling is the reason why I cam with this group to Iowa.

    asked by Anonymous on March 18, 2013
  96. english

    Simultaneously, Corwin argues that with the “legislative veto” also gives Congress to retain ultimate authority- without the need of presidential consent” (146). please help how can I change sentence?

    asked by Christi on February 26, 2008
  97. englsh 3

    we are doing conjuction and compound sentences in class, and i need help diagraming this sentence: Little Red Ridinghood and her mother packed her basket witk cookies for her grandma.

    asked by josh on May 19, 2010
  98. English

    Which sentence needs a possessive apostrophe? A. When the cats away, the mice will play. B. Back in 68, we though the world was our oyster. C. Parson Brown said we’re all our brothers keepers. D. Be sure to mind your Ps and Qs.

    asked by ziko on June 10, 2015
  99. English

    This sentence is a fragment, how can I fix it?? Thanks! In order to stick to my topic, I discussed several ways that students can express their individuality other than their clothing, such as their hair, or their personality.

    asked by Sarah on October 22, 2010
  100. adult education

    How do a write this sentence so it is parallel. Every town and city needs more parking space and places where people can recreate, and to have more money from taxes to pay for these things.

    asked by Toni on October 27, 2008