1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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 24, 2009
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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 11, 2009
  8. 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
  9. 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 21, 2016
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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 7, 2010
  13. 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
  14. 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 18, 2018
  15. 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
  16. 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 24, 2009
  17. 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
  18. 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 11, 2007
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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 3, 2017
  22. 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 2, 2009
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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 27, 2009
  28. 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 18, 2016
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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 6, 2016
  34. 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 24, 2016
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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 18, 2008
  39. 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
  40. 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 8, 2007
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. 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 28, 2012
  53. 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
  54. 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
  55. 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 15, 2008
  56. 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
  57. 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 12, 2012
  58. 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
  59. 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
  60. 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
  61. 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
  62. 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
  63. 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
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. 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
  67. 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
  68. 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 13, 2015
  69. 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
  70. 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
  71. 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
  72. 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
  73. 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
  74. 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
  75. 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
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. 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
  79. 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
  80. english

    This sentence keep showing up as a error in it. Could you please find the mistake and fix it for me. To obtain a position as an Administrative Assistant which I can use my knowledge and experiences toward the growth of this company.

    asked by angela on February 9, 2012
  81. English

    Is this sentence grammatically correct? ''Everyone has a need to feel accepted and being cared about and it is family and friends that play a vital role in individual’s lifestyle choices.''

    asked by Ann on January 13, 2012
  82. english

    how do I create parallel construction for this sentence? To succeed in the new economy, workers will have to learn throughout their careers, adapt to changing circumstances, and self-motivation will be needed.

    asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2012
  83. English-Native speakers

    Can someone please make this sentence more "English"? THE ROLE OF ILLUSTRATIONS IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS WRITTEN BY GERMAN WRITERS AND RELEASED AFTER 1950. This is supposed to be the title

    asked by mark on January 8, 2013
  84. english

    In the sentence: Then within two years, King Uther fell sick of a great malady. The word within is a/an: A. verb B. preposition C. pronoun D. adverb I'm stuck between B and D. help? Thanks!

    asked by anthony on March 1, 2011
  85. English

    Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. The buttress and beams _____ the weight of a bridge. support organize analyze explain A

    asked by Bri on November 7, 2017
  86. gum

    Which verb correctly completes the sentence? On the magazine cover, a baby with chubby cheeks __________ directly at the camera. A. smile B. smiles

    asked by liliana on April 8, 2016
  87. social science

    Can someone give me like a short five sentence paragraph on What was the Renaissance? I am just having a hard time grasping onto that concept. Just a brief description would help me understand it a lot easier. thanks in advance to whoever can help me :-)

    asked by jake on March 5, 2008
  88. English

    How would you reword this sentence to make it easier to understand? In other words, giving up results in goals much harder to achieve, thus persevering really makes a difference.

    asked by Anonymous on January 21, 2013
  89. English

    Identify the parallel element in the sentence? Eating an animal has not always been an automatic or an everyday affair;it has tended to be done on solemn occasions and for a specific treat.

    asked by layla on February 16, 2010
  90. English

    This shows that even with her high budget nearly doubling Trump’s for advertisements and media alone were simply not enough to win the election. does this sentence sound okay? i think it needs be better sounding for some reason

    asked by bob on November 25, 2018
  91. english

    Can someone help me to fix this sentence? When I went to get cereal and coffee bag, I did not have difficult time reaching them and putting them into my pouch because they were placed at my eyesight level and not heavy to transfer.

    asked by blaking on January 28, 2011
  92. Grade 12 Grammar

    This sentence needs to be rewritten in order to avoid gender bias or sexist words. "Mr. Delvecchio, I'd like you to meet Mr. Hamid, Mr. Dawson, and Sophie, our secretary."

    asked by AL 92 on May 5, 2010
  93. Language Arts

    Identify a sentence that contains an action verb 1)She walked to the store with her best friend. 2) I am sometimes grumpy when I'm hungry. 3) They are heavier than they were before. 4) He is a major league baseball player.

    asked by Anonymus on November 30, 2018
  94. English 1301

    Can someone help me? I am try to make a correct sentence with this. With machetes, the explorers cut their way through the tall grasses to the edge of the canyon. Then they began to lay out the tapes for the survey.

    asked by Roger on June 9, 2010
  95. gammar

    There is a tube overlying the pelvis in the midline, degenerative changes are also noted in the lumbosacral spine. A. fragment B. run-on C. comma splice D. complete sentence

    asked by kerston on December 4, 2015
  96. spanish - HELP!

    Fill in the blank with the correct direct object pronoun, based on the word in parentheses that best complete this sentence Tu ____ buscas. (nosotros) I need help with this!

    asked by Abby! on March 25, 2014
  97. English

    Since I no longer maintain an office downtown for working on this kind of project. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Misplaced part C. Run-on D. Fragment D

    asked by Angela on June 24, 2014
  98. History

    Review the statement. Events that occurred before recorded history are __________. Which correctly completes the sentence? prehistoric mythological paleolithic neolithic A?

    asked by malia on November 3, 2017
  99. language arts 8th grade

    blank is to vain as modest is to conceited define the words part in the sentence: Everyone should listen to the teacher. sorry it sounds so easy but i have trouble plz and thanks.

    asked by taylor on September 3, 2008
  100. English

    What are the adjectives and adverbs in the sentence: Happily, we hoisted our heavy backpacks onto our backs and set out on the long rocky trail that led homeward.

    asked by Brittny on September 11, 2009