1. grammar

    Which is the best linking word to make the following sentence correct? The dog started barking __________ he sensed a threat.A. untilB. becauseC. beforeD. whether

    asked by karli on August 21, 2013
  2. 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 10, 2010
  3. 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
  4. subject and verb

    could you please tell me what is the verb and subject in this sentence: Some young couples have decided to move to more rural areas in order to avoid the pressures of city living.

    asked by carmen on January 9, 2011
  5. English

    How do you write the following sentence grammatically correct: At mcdonalds we devoured 4 big macs three orders of french fries and five coca colas for lunch.

    asked by Julie on December 7, 2007
  6. writing

    Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and revise as needed to correct the problems: " While repelling from the cliff, my backpack slipped and fell to the canyon floor."

    asked by james on August 7, 2013
  7. 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
  8. English

    What is the subject and verb in the sentence below: The company offered a fifty dollar rebate on every energy efficient refridgerator bought during the month of June.

    asked by Jimmy on February 16, 2012
  9. 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
  10. Michael can you help with this one

    This sentence I think is slippery slope. There is no value at all in Heidegger's philosophy, especially his ethics,since he collaborated with the Nazis in running German universities in the 1930s and fired all the Jews.

    asked by Diane on November 17, 2007
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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 4, 2008
  15. English

    Individuality, which leads to becoming a social outcast, is expressed specifically within these two films “Edward Scissorhands” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”. Did I use the right punctuations in this sentence

    asked by Anonymous on November 7, 2015
  16. 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
  17. com155 english

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

    asked by bootz on August 30, 2010
  18. Eng

    In which of the following sentence do you find a verb phrase? A. I shall be all that I am and more. B. June was a collector of memorabilia. C. I believed every word he said. D. The crowed roared as the bull charged. Answer is "D"

    asked by Jen on June 1, 2013
  19. 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
  20. Spelling

    Donna's __________ countenance in no way showed her inner nervousness.< Which word best fits this sentence: pensive; peril; renounce; serene; solace; or tranquillity?

    asked by Losa on October 24, 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. English

    Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and reviseas needed to correctthe problem: "While repelling from the cliff, my backpack slipped and fell to the canyon floor."

    asked by Shorty on July 26, 2012
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. English

    I'm writing a paper and don't know if this sentence sounds alright. I face challenges head on and when I want to complete something I remain committed till I accomplish it.

    asked by Jon on December 12, 2010
  27. English

    Which literary device is used in the following sentence? “Marie worked all day like an ant getting ready for the winter.” alliteration metaphor************** simile rhyme scheme

    asked by Mike on December 29, 2015
  28. 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
  29. French 1

    Could you help me with this one i don't understand this 4. ------- frere a quel age? Using the words and rewrite the sentence: ma, mon, mes, ta, ton, tes, sa, son, seu

    asked by Hellokitty1993 on January 21, 2009
  30. 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 3, 2009
  31. community psycology

    A sentence Qualitative Research Method you’d suggest to investigate; this Pulaski sheriff says man charged with kidnapping cut off school bus.

    asked by Amber on September 17, 2015
  32. literary

    what is the literary term in this sentence. We will continue to work on grammar next week. I postponed our sceheduled test on subject-verb agreement until we got in a little more practice.

    asked by clay on September 24, 2008
  33. grammar

    I am looking for the adverb clause in this sentence: It is difficult to travel through the huge expanse of parched sands in the Sahara Desert, where oases are plentiful but distance from each other.

    asked by Jon on March 28, 2012
  34. 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
  35. LAL! -_-

    where would this relative pronun fit in this sentence allegedly, eight players took money to lose the world series. they were members of the chicago white sox. (WHO)

    asked by Sara! on May 12, 2010
  36. 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 5, 2010
  37. English

    1. Violence on television is more of a recent problem. (What other similar expressions can we use instead of 'more of'? Do you use 'more o' often?) 2. There is only so much (that)you can read in magazines and newspapers. (Can we insert 'that' in this

    asked by rfvv on January 24, 2017
  38. English 11th grade

    Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. Please get to bed early since you have a test tomorrow.

    asked by taniah on October 3, 2012
  39. english

    Mrs. Sue or anybody can you help me with this question please?? Create a paraphrase of the following sentence from “The Cold Equations”: She held the letters out to him. "Will you take care of these and see that they're enveloped and mailed?" pls help

    asked by oscar on September 5, 2015
  40. 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
  41. english

    in lamb to the slaughter mary maloney represents a feminist who undergoes total metamorphosis. validate the sentence reflecting on her conduct in the story?

    asked by kinley on August 5, 2010
  42. READING

    The press had no response for her accusation of slander. Which literary device does the author use in this sentence? 1. alliteration 2. metonymy 3. oxymoron 4. simile My answer is Number 2. B

    asked by h on October 24, 2017
  43. English

    Identify the correct sentence. A. The music sounds beautifully. B. Run quick; otherwise, you will miss the bus. C. I surely wish you would go. D. The boss is more happier today. B

    asked by Susan on May 13, 2014
  44. English/writing

    Can someone tell me if this sentence is ok? Or give suggestions on how I can make it better? The students not only raised money during the walk-a-thon but continued to collect pledges three weeks afterward.

    asked by Julie on April 14, 2018
  45. French

    I'm doing a French crossword puzzle, and I'm stuck on one of the words. It's a four letter word like: _a_d And it fits in the sentence: Le train part de la____ de Lyon. Could someone help me out? Thanks!

    asked by Erika on September 4, 2013
  46. English/ Help

    Which of the following phrases is misplaced in the sentence above? A. Extending her arms over the left-field wall B. toward the fan C. on the fly D. before displaying the home run ball for all to see I think D

    asked by Dulce on August 4, 2014
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. Language Arts

    Having trouble on this. On the sentence below you are supposed to write the correct form of the verb either lay or lie. Not sure which it would be. "Yesterday afternoon he ___________ the horn on the table.

    asked by Brandi on December 14, 2011
  50. English

    Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. The buttress and beams _[blank]_ the weight of a bridge. explain analyze organize support A?

    asked by Bri on August 1, 2018
  51. 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 15, 2010
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. essay

    I'm writing about teachers giving students too much homework my supporting topics: needs more time outside activities interfering with our lives how can i make them parallel in a sentence? please help and thank you

    asked by larry on March 25, 2010
  55. 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
  56. 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
  57. 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
  58. 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
  59. grammar

    Is this sentence correct? The creature sat upright and tugged at the shackles binding his ankles; Frankenstein uttered a piercing scream. Yes, it's fine.

    asked by shelly on December 6, 2006
  60. English

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

    asked by Caitlyn on November 12, 2018
  61. 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
  62. English 12

    One goal of America Recycles Day is to raise awareness of the growing landfill problem. Which of these phrases is the complete infinitive phrase in the sentence?

    asked by charles on November 6, 2018
  63. english

    in the following sentence where should the comma's go.. By late fall the hours of sunlight have begun to dwindle as the shortest day of the year known as winter solstice approaches.

    asked by Anonymous on October 4, 2011
  64. EnglishLiterature

    Which type of noun is underlined in the sentence below? A swarm of "insects" surround the raft as we drifted down the river. a. proper b. compound c. common *** d. collective

    asked by Anonymous on August 7, 2018
  65. 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
  66. spanish

    What word best fits this sentence? Que necesitas para la clase de ciencias naturales?________ un diccionario! (Necesitamos) (Necesito) (Necesitan) (Necesita)

    asked by Shawn on November 19, 2011
  67. 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
  68. 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 2, 2018
  69. english

    Hi, I have another question about a sentence in my paper. Does this sound alright? Immigrants envisioned and anticipated America to be an answer to their problems but what they got instead was a world filled with filth.

    asked by jon on December 5, 2011
  70. 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
  71. 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
  72. english

    Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. Please get to bed early since you have a test tomorrow.

    asked by angie on July 16, 2014
  73. 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 17, 2014
  74. 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 21, 2014
  75. English

    Please help me with English grammar, especailly punctuation on the following sentence (Thanks in advance): It is essential that we have a complete, itemized up-to-date bill, whether paid or not, for use at the evidence deposition.

    asked by Yelena on December 7, 2011
  76. 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
  77. ENGL

    How can i paraphrase the following sentence? He describes the eight different ways of intelligence, each one having its own ¡§unique characteristics, tools, and processes that represent a different way of thinking, solving problems, and learning¡¨.

    asked by A.C on December 16, 2009
  78. 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 24, 2011
  79. 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
  80. English

    In your previous post you wrote that this sentence was correct. 1) In the poem, "Daffodils", the flowers are presented, not as statically as in a painting, but alive with motion. Do you think I should omit "as"?

    asked by Henry2 on June 25, 2011
  81. 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
  82. 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
  83. English

    I'm writing the sentence "This TV show shows examples of behavior that can harm--" and then I list a bunch of things. Should it be a solid dash or two dashes like I wrote? Thank you.

    asked by Ekaterina on June 11, 2009
  84. 3 rd grade math

    Samantha says 1+1+1 =3 can not be writtin as a muliplication sentence because there are no equal groups. do you agree? explian? I don't understand and my son did not bring his book home! Can u help please? Thank you

    asked by amy on January 25, 2010
  85. 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
  86. 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
  87. 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
  88. 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
  89. 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
  90. 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
  91. 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
  92. 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
  93. 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
  94. 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
  95. COM 155

    HAVE I DONE THIS CORRECTLY? Identify the topic sentence by underlining it. Identify the clincher by highlighting it. I HAVE USED CAPS INSTEAD OF UNDERLINE AND HIGHLIGHT IN MY CLASS, FOUNDATION OF PERSONAL FINANCE, I HAVE LEARNED THAT MANY POTENTIAL

    asked by confused by adverbs and adjectives on August 25, 2010
  96. 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
  97. 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 15, 2012
  98. 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
  99. 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 14, 2014
  100. 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