1. Com/155

    1. In a total of 200 words, write two paragraphs with about how interest rates affect our purchasing decisions. 2. Identify the topic sentence in each by underlining it.

    asked by Anonymous on October 11, 2010
  2. english 7th grade

    I am to find the subject complement and linking verb in this sentence. At first we felt overwhelmed by the job ahead of us. Could you please help me understand , the examples in my book are not helping. Thank you

    asked by spencer on October 6, 2010
  3. 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
  4. english (grammar)

    Just wondering if this sentence makes sense it sound weird to me for some reason. 2. Due to her extreme fear of public speaking, it was with much apprehension that she took the stage.

    asked by E on April 9, 2008
  5. English-grammer

    Is this sentence grammatically correct? and what about the punctuation? Technology has truly helped simplify our lives, from online banking, accessing information, to scheduling our time. Thank You!

    asked by sara123 on August 3, 2018
  6. English

    I have a question its which diagram correctly represents this sentence? Sara, José, and Kenny were studying together for the test. How can I post a link to show you the diagrams?

    asked by Emily on October 13, 2014
  7. participles

    Participles are sometimes confused with verbs because they _____? are the same forms used to make verb tenses appear in the sentence where the predicate usually goes always follow the subject describe nouns?

    asked by Sherri on December 13, 2011
  8. 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 27, 2008
  9. Language Arts

    Which verb mood is used in the following sentence from the selection? This movie was advertised as "full of adventure." (1 point) indicative (my answer) subjunctive conditional imperative

    asked by Hi on November 3, 2016
  10. 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
  11. part of speech

    In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Catching fish is one of the oldest pastimes. A. Verb B. Preposition C. Adverb D. Conjunction

    asked by Anonymous on August 20, 2012
  12. Lang. Arts

    I'm having trouble deciding on whether the verb in each sentence below is action or mental. 1. They decided on a menu for dinner. 2. The team scored its third touchdown in the fourth quarter. Thanks...

    asked by Brandi on January 22, 2014
  13. LAng. Arts

    Develop a showing paragraph with specific F.I.R.E.S ( facts, incidents, reasons, examples, and statistics) The topic sentence is: The fire drill went miserably.

    asked by ding ling su on December 4, 2009
  14. English

    In which sentence is the fraction written correctly? A.Leah jogged one-half of a mile. B.She received three quarters of the votes. C.She donated one-third of the profits to charity. I think it C or B but really C

    asked by God is Good on July 27, 2018
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. english

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

    asked by Maria on March 20, 2014
  18. Grammar

    Which best describes this sentence? Since many countries have football teams, there is much competition leading to the World Cup. Compound, complex, simple or comma splice.

    asked by Kam on October 25, 2011
  19. 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
  20. Grammar

    The patient's ultrasound showed dilated gallbladder with no stones present, this was consistent with cholecystitis. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I answerwed A

    asked by Marie on October 9, 2012
  21. 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
  22. grammar

    Even in Hollywood, there was a “blacklist” of entertainment figures that should not be hired because they were suspect for their role in support in communism. I believe this sentence is confusing with the use of should. Do you agree? If so, what word

    asked by Morgan on March 17, 2015
  23. to ms.sue

    i know it's late and well I don't know what sentence I could use using the word twined.And how come you aren't trick-or treating.I'm not because I have alot of homework.My sister and my momwent just 13 minutes ago.

    asked by jennifer white on October 31, 2011
  24. english

    Which sentence contains an adjective used as a modifier? A. There are two male puppies in the litter. B. Brian crunched on pretzels. C.The cats howled at 3:00 in the morning. D. Will you be at the park tomorrow?

    asked by kevin on July 16, 2018
  25. english

    how can i revise this sentence using more formal word choices. I spend tons of my time on my English class because writing and researching stuff is hard.

    asked by aran on January 3, 2012
  26. English

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

    asked by God is Good on July 26, 2018
  27. 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
  28. English Help

    All I know is this sentence has parallelism mistake but I don't know how to fix it! Other people believe that after a nuclear war, the world, with radiation and where there would be disease, wouldn’t be worth living in.

    asked by Josh on January 18, 2014
  29. am i right? :/ ss

    1. Why did African American urban communities develop? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) African Americans overcame legal limitations placed on them and found solidarity in city communities.**** African Americans were placed in urban communities against

    asked by Linda on March 24, 2015
  30. 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
  31. English

    1.Select the letter of the sentence in which all capitalization is correct. a. Hughes longed for the moment when African-American theater and art would make a stand. (African-American music and literature were already on the rise.) b. Hughes longed for the

    asked by Anonymous676 on March 4, 2018
  32. English

    Choose the correct form for each phrase. 1. the budget for this month this months budget this month's budget this months' budget this months's budget 2. the schedule of the doctor the doctor's schedule the doctors schedule the doctors' schedule the

    asked by Kelly on May 16, 2013
  33. trigo

    A surveyor made the two sections of the railroad bridge, both at 210 meters in length. Suppose that the maximum angle of elevation of each section is 75deg. When the bridge is closed, the water level is normally 13 meters below the bridge. a. When the

    asked by trigofunctions on August 3, 2010
  34. English

    Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly 1) The physician started to perform the operation, but the patient was not yet completely under anesthesia. a) Started to b) Perform c) Was not d) Completely under 2) Before his death at

    asked by meg on October 3, 2017
  35. English

    1.What is the correct way to punctuate the end of this sentence? Did the baseball player say, “I can do the splits” Did the baseball player say, “I can do the splits?” Did the baseball player say, “I can do the splits”? xx 2. Which sentence

    asked by Kim on August 17, 2017
  36. English

    1. Choose the letter of the one sentence in which quotations and underlining are correctly used. A. I hope, commented Josh, that I do well enough to make it to the final race. B. "I hope," commented Josh, "that I do well enough to make it to the final

    asked by Jay on March 27, 2015
  37. Physics

    Exploration 3: A Moving Source at Different Velocities Procedure 1. Set Wave speed to 10.0 cm/s and Source frequency to 1.0 Hz. Place the detector anywhere. 2. Set Source speed to 6.0 cm/s. Select Go. Sketch the resulting wave-front pattern on a separate

    asked by Alfrieda on July 19, 2012
  38. English

    Hi can you plz help me with a couple of questions? which of these is a example of direct characterization A) The brave young woman raised her hand B)the fire fighter leaped over the flame C) Michael shielded his sister D) Garret Watched the fight Q2 which

    asked by billybob jones on October 17, 2018
  39. Math(Geometry)

    In my geometry book I am really stumped on these question.This is what it says to do, "Find a pattern for each sequence. Use the pattern to show the next two terms."And here are th questions I am stuck on with the #'s. 7.O,T,T,F,F,S,S,E,... 8.J,F,M,A,M,...

    asked by LizardGuy on August 22, 2007
  40. COM 155


    asked by confused by adverbs and adjectives on August 25, 2010
  41. Language Art

    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 YRN DJ on November 17, 2015
  42. check geo

    The pampas consist primarily of: A)grasslands B)forests C)deserts D)rain forest my choose:a A________ is a place wherea tide meets a river current. A)escarpment b)coast C)estuary D)cordillera my choose is c The area surrounding lake maracaibo in venezuela

    asked by henry on August 21, 2009
  43. Subjects and Prepositions.

    What is the compound or simple subject and compound or simple predicate in each sentence? draw t the line between the complete subject and complete predicate in each sentence. 1. People of all ages and abilities love sports. 2. More than 2 million

    asked by Kimberly on October 16, 2012
  44. FRENCH

    Hello! I thought that I understood the passé composé well; that "être" verbs need to agree with gender and number but "avoir" verbs do not. I took a short quiz and had several questions wrong. Could you please explain this to me (as simply as possible,

    asked by E.G. on February 11, 2009
  45. English

    Choose the version of the sentence below that has correctly placed modifiers. A. Coughing and sputtering, Alan steered the old car to the side of the road. B. The old car was coughing and sputtering as Alan steered it to the side of the road. C. The car

    asked by Angela on April 15, 2014
  46. English-Please Help

    Based on the context clues, what is the meaning of the word catalpa in Line 27 of the poem? 27: No,m upstate they got maple and catalpa and scotch pine, A a location upstate B a species of tree**** C a family of birds D a dense puffy cloud In the previous

    asked by BUBBLES on March 13, 2015
  47. English

    Was my correction OK? You can't say the Juliet's tomb scene (but scenes such as Juliet's tomb) I left out a sentence. 1)Women were not allowed to play so men had to play their roles. (Is this sentence OK?) Better: Female roles were replaced by boy-actors.

    asked by Henry2 on October 7, 2011
  48. English

    1.Which sentence below contains a dangling modifier? I threw the newspaper in the waste basket after I read the editorial. After I read the editorial, I threw the paper away. After reading the editorial, I placed the newspaper in the waste basket. After

    asked by christopher on April 20, 2010
  49. English

    1.Which sentence below contains a dangling modifier? 1. I threw the newspaper in the waste basket after I read the editorial. After I read the editorial, I threw the paper away. After reading the editorial, I placed the newspaper in the waste basket. After

    asked by christopher on April 20, 2010

    Please check my answers...the ones with ----then a answer choice (is my answer) 1. Find the best word to complete the sentence. My brother clung ___ to his belief that Alfred Hitchcock was the greatest film director of all time. (Points : 1) coherently

    asked by Matt on September 22, 2014
  51. Math

    Use the pattern "1 less than 3 times the number." Start with the number 5. What is the 4th number in the pattern?

    asked by Lea on November 9, 2011
  52. english

    i need to know if my sentences and grammar are clear, and if i have the correct topic sentence for each paragraph correct. 1. If something will cost more than what it is worth because, you do not have the money to buy it is you can purchase it by financing

    asked by erica on November 17, 2010
  53. business english

    1.which of the following sentences is accurate in terms of the words it uses? a. there is alarge amount of people at the convention. b. we have to decide between the four options available to us. c.fewer people will attend the conference this year because

    asked by shirley on March 5, 2013
  54. English

    "the company is expected to incur high cost if they hope to increase ..." i was told that there is verb tense problem in "is" and "if they", how can i change this sentence to make it correct?

    asked by A on November 20, 2008
  55. English

    The famous words of president Bill Clinton after realizing how school uniforms would positively affect our public schools That sentence is a fragment, how can I fix it? Thanks!

    asked by Sarah on October 25, 2010
  56. English

    I forgot to add this sentence. I'm unsure on the use of the preposition "in". Do you think I can omit it? The new parents checked (in) their bags for cigarettes and listened to their songs to see if they contained bad language.

    asked by Henry2 on November 9, 2011
  57. True False

    The following sentence is an example of proper comma usage: “Many students anticipate spring break but, Luis looks forward to winter vacation more.” (Points :1) True False

    asked by Anonymous on May 19, 2010
  58. English

    How would I fix this fragment sentence? Or is it fine the way it is? 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 Taylor Beach on March 4, 2013
  59. English grammer

    Use the conjunctions as,for,since,while in the sentence 1.the sun was very hot.it was still summer. 2.she can find the way.she is so clever. 3.he began to get frightened.it was getting dark 4.mona read a book.the baby slept.

    asked by Anonymous on March 7, 2018
  60. English

    What type of pronoun is used in the following Sentence Under the most splendid house in the city is still to be found the cellar where they store their roots as of old? a- personal b- reflexive c- indefinaite d- interrogative my answer is a

    asked by Steve on September 17, 2016
  61. english/grammar

    I need help editing errors in parallelism in the following sentence: Is it true that Superman could leap tall buildings, run faster than a locomotive, and that bullets would bounce off his skin?

    asked by David on June 2, 2012
  62. English

    The word "before" ,is what part of speech in the following sentence? I plan to start writing before seven o'clock each morning. A. Adjective C. Preposition C. Adverb D. Interjection Answer : C Am I correct

    asked by Jiya on August 8, 2008
  63. juvenile class

    which one would be more consider important to sentence a juvenile age criminal history offense committed why do you guys think that of your answer? I think your teacher wants YOUR thoughts on this. Please post them and someone will be glad to critique

    asked by kln20 on March 23, 2007
  64. english

    1. What roles do the adults or older figures play in the lives of the various narrators? Select a figure from each of the four memoirs and write one sentence answering the question for each memoir.

    asked by Kiara on September 20, 2011
  65. English

    1. But at the ticket office he learns that it's leaving early - that evening. 2. It leaves tonight - but without Fogg! (It refers to the ship, 'the Carnatic.') ----------------- In each sentence "-" is used. What is the role of the "-" in the sentences?

    asked by rfvv on October 21, 2015
  66. Reading

    What does this sentence mean? I dnt understand what it is saying As for the Sasanid rule, a well-engrained class system was in place defining from birth whether one would be a priest, warrior, secretary, or commener.

    asked by Mike123 on November 5, 2011
  67. Semicolon

    Marielle, the coordinator, was eager to begin the speeches, awards presentation, and banquet, but the guest speaker, who was flying to Chicago, had not arrived. Do I need a semicolon in this sentence?

    asked by Aj on February 15, 2011
  68. Parts of Speech

    In which sentence do the capitalized words represent a prepositional phrase? A. The Maxi Deli is AROUND THE CORNER. (B. I am not going TO RUN out of patience.) C. Apart from his looks, I would never TRUST HIM. D. The conductor CALLED OUT, "All aboard!"

    asked by Jocelynn on February 2, 2016
  69. english

    How do I write 5 sentenses about the role of education in successful financial planning using a different verb tese in each sentence. Past,present, future, progressive, and perfect.

    asked by Marilyn on June 5, 2010
  70. English

    Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. Their dances were similar, but the first team had a modern _____ to their routine. fragments notation primary variation D?

    asked by Bri on November 17, 2017
  71. spanish

    Fill in the blank with the correct direct object pronoun based on the words in parentheses, that best completes this sentence. Marcos y yo _______ servimos. (pollo)

    asked by eek on February 6, 2018
  72. English

    Type of sentence: To keep your files in order, the filing rules must be learned. (A) Properly constructed (B) Lacks parallel parts (C) Dangler (D) Misplaced part. I believe it to be (A)?

    asked by Jim on September 28, 2016
  73. English

    By using past studies and scholarly articles, I became more informed of the affects that participating in music has on standardized test scores. Does the sentence above sound correct or is there a better way it can be written?

    asked by Jon on November 1, 2010
  74. English

    Create a paraphrase of the following sentence from “The Cold Equations”: "Our time is up, Gerry—I have to go, now. Good—" Her voice broke in mid-word and her mouth tried to twist into crying.

    asked by tj on January 8, 2015
  75. english

    How do I teach my first grader the parts of a sentence. She gets the subject confused with predicate. She had a test and she was given a 33F. I want her to succeed in school. She scored 100 in her reading and math. Please help me!

    asked by Keysha on September 13, 2010
  76. Grammar

    Identify the sentence that contains a dangling modifier. 1.To assemble the model successfully, the directions must be read carefully. 2.It is better to hand in a neat erasure than an overlooked mistake I think it's #1 -MC

    asked by mysterychicken on May 13, 2009
  77. English

    1. The knife is used to dice a radish. 2. The box is used to wrap gifts. 3. The dancing room is used to play ping-pong. -------------- Are they all grammatical? Do we have to put a pause after 'used' in each sentence?

    asked by rfvv on September 5, 2015
  78. 4th grade spelling

    "We'll live on nuts and berries and the very (4) OCASIONAL rabbit. In the context of the sentence, the word occasional means: a. special b.taking place at certain times c. ony once in a while

    asked by Chelsea on May 19, 2009
  79. english grammar help please

    I'm a bit confused as to what I would use for this sentence: The first in line at the theater were ____ Would it be "them" or "us"? Along with: Karina and ___ are working together to build the model. 1) her 2) me 3) she 4) us If you could explain to me

    asked by twiddles on May 18, 2016

    In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Pronoun B. Adjective C. Noun D. Adverb

    asked by JAYZ on September 27, 2010
  81. French

    toi / la / aimer / la / moi / fête / mieux / et / nous / faire i am supposed to unscramble and conjugate these and make a sentence i cant figure one out that makes sense

    asked by Isabelle on September 14, 2010
  82. algerbra 1

    6 18/-2= or is it undefined 7 -2+t=9 solution t= 8 Evaluate p/g for p=98 and g=7 p/g= 9 Tell which real number corresponds to the situation. During the game, a person wins 450 points. What is the corresponding numbe in this sentence? 10 Simplify

    asked by Connie on November 17, 2011
  83. english

    Which sentence is passive voice? 1. The clerk made five errors. 2. Susan had been in sales for five years. 3. She asked for an adjustment. 4. The report was completed by the entire team.

    asked by passive voice on March 1, 2012
  84. English

    A child was injured yesterday by a bus on the way home from school. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Run-on C. Misplaced part D. Lacks parallel parts C

    asked by Angela on June 24, 2014
  85. english

    17. In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. John liked baseball but not football. B. We would like to visit the Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. C. Children should be seen but not heard. D. None but the brave shall enter in.

    asked by marie on March 21, 2014
  86. the parts of speech

    13. In which sentence do the capitalized words represent a prepositional phrase? A. The Maxi Deli is AROUND THE CORNER. B. Apart from his looks, I would never TRUST HIM. C. The conductor CALLED OUT, "All aboard!" D. I am not going TO RUN out of patience.

    asked by harold on April 7, 2012
  87. English

    Which of the following is a complete sentence? a. Starting at four o'clock. b. The theater where rehearsals take place. c. Stage hands, props, and lighting crew. d. Hannah memorized her lines.***

    asked by Kaai97 on January 28, 2016
  88. English

    What is the simple subject and predicate in this sentence: "Every Saturday she had hot biscuits, sweet butter, and Golden Eagle Syrup waiting on the kitchen table."

    asked by Mary W. on August 15, 2016
  89. French

    What does this sentence mean? La géographie avait beau être plus facile que le français, une mauvaise note, surtout à la fin de l'année, était catastrophique.

    asked by Anonymous on February 27, 2015
  90. English

    Please help with the subject and predicate of the sentence below??? despite news reports to the contrary, manufacturing jobs in the united states are expanding, which is a solid indicator of a growing economy

    asked by mother helping daughter on September 29, 2014
  91. english

    Does this sentence sound good or does it need a comma? The physical aspect of playing an instrument can refer to strumming a guitar with a pick or blowing air into a flute.

    asked by Jon on May 3, 2012
  92. english

    How do I fix this sentence to create parallel structure? The university is one of the largest employers in the community, bring in substantial business, and the cultural impact is also big.

    asked by Leah on January 18, 2015
  93. English

    How would you write this as a topic sentence so it sounds like a theme for a book. The author is great at making someone who has a handicap or disability not feel so abnormal but a benefit to society.

    asked by Hannah on September 8, 2010
  94. English

    I do not quite understand this sentence. Please explain. "It is a moribund reader who doesn't feel the spell of its bounding anapests, as hard to ignore as a herd of reindeer on roof."

    asked by Anonymous on July 23, 2013
  95. Shurley English Level 8

    Please help! Classify each sentence. 1. Sit in the recliner near the fireplace and relax tonight after dinner. 2. Yesterday I accidentally tripped on my shoelace and fell down the steps of the bus!

    asked by Staci on August 26, 2015
  96. English

    Hello. I will be grateful for your language advice. Do you think I used the articles correctly in the following sentence: "The author analyzes a long and complicated process of the rise and fall of the British Empire." Thank you.

    asked by Ilma on June 23, 2016
  97. English- Sentence Structure

    There are many potential elements that need to be considered before the main root to war being beneficial is found. I wrote this sentence is there another way to re-word it so it can sound stronger (using the same basic idea that I had)

    asked by Kara on April 5, 2009
  98. English

    The new drug proved to be highly effective, it has no side effects. a. Properly constructed sentence b. Comma splice c. Lacks parallel parts d. Dangler

    asked by Anonymous on January 5, 2016
  99. english 1

    Carefully retype this sentence using correct capitalization. Be sure to press Enter. to help prevent pollution, people could walk, ride bikes, and use public transportation.

    asked by Anonymous on October 8, 2012
  100. challenge reading

    hi, here is the home work for my kid make a sentence using the pair of words, 1. sighed, tied 2. sight, frightening 3. bright, sunlight 4. lightning, high thank u

    asked by sangeetha on November 6, 2009