I need a sentence with sentence opening, sentence closing, and subject/verb splitting participial phrases

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  1. English

    My name, Cynthia, is from a Greek word for moon. a. simple sentence ** b. compound sentence c. complex sentence d. compound-complex sentence I was not surprised when I learned that. a. simple sentence *** b. compound sentence c. complex sentence d.

  2. Technical writing

    In order to have a complete sentence, you need a ________. Select one: a. subject, verb, and a complete thought b. subject and verb c. subject, verb, and a prepositional phrase d. subject, verb, and a dependent clause

  3. GT LA

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  4. language arts

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  5. English

    What is passive voice in a sentence?(1 point) The sentence uses present tense verbs. The subject performs the action stated by the verb. The sentence uses past tense verbs. The subject is acted upon by the verb.****

  6. English

    When the servers arrived, Jack gave them the information on today's specials. He talked enthusiastically about the fresh berries: "They look fantastic! I want to serve them with shortcake." 1. In the above passage, "talked" is an example of a(n):

  7. English 1

    Sorry, put one more sentence Name verb and subject for the sentence "Compaies usually love these qualities." Is the subject companies and verb is usually? and for this sentence "He would be a model employee" Would he be the verb and be the verb?

  8. English

    What is a passive voice in a sentence? A. The sentence uses present tense verbs. B. The subject is acted upon by the verb. C. The subject performs the action stated by the verb.

  9. English

    Which statement is NOT true about sentence fragments? A. They do not have a subject, but they have a predicate. B. They do not have a subject and a verb. C. They do not form a complete thought. D. Adding other words makes the fragment a complete sentence.

  10. English

    What is passive voice in a sentence?(1 point) A.The subject performs the action stated by the verb. B.The subject is acted upon by the verb. C.The sentence uses present tense verbs. D.The sentence uses past tense verbs.****

  11. English

    What is the subject of a sentence? A.the first word of the sentence B.the view of the writer of the sentence C.the noun that the sentence is about D.the action of the sentence My answer is c but if i'm not right my other selection is D.

  12. English

    What is passive voice in a sentence?(1 point) The subject performs the action stated by the verb. The sentence uses past tense verbs. The subject is acted upon by the verb.**** The sentence uses present tense verbs.

  13. English

    The following sentence is an example of which primary English sentence pattern? The toddler tossed his father the ball. A. Pronoun, subject, interrogative verb B. Subject, action verb, indirect object, direct object. C. Subject, verb, object, object

  14. French

    Please help me as I have no idea what to do. Use the verb shown to complete the sentence. nous / avoir Nous_______quinze livres. Use the verb shown to complete the sentence. tu / prendre Qu'est-ce que tu_______pour le petit déjeuner? Use the verb shown to

  15. English

    5. Identify the simple subject in the sentence "There are too many people on this elevator." A. many B. people C. There D. elevator I picked B, because people is the subject and the verb is are. This places the verb before the subject, since the subject of

  16. Sentence skills

    1. The following sentence is an example of which primary English sentence pattern? The toddler tossed his father the ball. A. Subject+ action verb + direct object B. Pronoun+ subject+ interrogative verb (C. Subject+ action verb+ indirect object+ direct

  17. Language Arts 7 A

    Hello everyone! If anyone here has Connexus in 7th Grade, and is willing to help me with the Sample Work, that would be appreciated. I'm not asking for answers, but they would also be appreciated. The sentence I need help with is: a sentence that uses

  18. english

    Recall that a participle is a verb form that is used an adjective. A participial phrase is a participle with its modifers and complements used as an adjective. 1. Read the following sentence. The cars passing by are filled with commuters. Which of the

  19. english

    1. Read the following sentence. The cars passing by are filled with commuters. Which of the following sentences is NOT true? (1 point) The sentence includes a present participle. The participial phrase modifies the word commuters. The participial phrase is

  20. English

    The following is an example of what type of sentence? Finish your homework before you go to bed. A. declarative sentence B. interrogative sentence C. exclamatory sentence D. imperative sentence

  21. Writing Skills

    A clause from Sentence (i) has been turned into a(n)________in sentence(ii). (i) Since she knew what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. (ii) Knowing what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. A. compound predicate B.

  22. grammar

    I need to combine the following sentence pair. First, reduce the second sentence to a participial or n absolute phrase, changing the form of the verb if necessary. Then, insert the phrase into the first sentence. Be sure to place a participial phrase next

  23. English 9 grade

    HOW COULD I CREATE A SENTENCE USING THREE ADJECTIVES A SUBJECT A HELPING VERB A VERB AND AN OBJECT OR A PREDICATE NOUN?? AND ALSO PUTTING THE SENTENCE IN A SENTENCE DIAGRAM.

  24. Grammar and Composition

    1. John and Nicole washes the dishes a. sentence structure is correct b. "Washes" should be changed to "wash" in order to make the subject and verb agree c. a verb usually agrees with its subject in number d. sentence needs a helping verb B 2. A kitten or

  25. English

    What is passive voice in a sentence?(1 point) The subject is acted upon by the verb. The sentence uses past tense verbs. The subject performs the action stated by the verb. The sentence uses present tense verbs.

  26. Grammar

    Select the correct statement: A) The predicate of the sentence is that part which says something about the subject, and it always contains a verb. B) The predicate of the sentence is that part which says something about the subject, and it sometimes

  27. english

    What is the simple subject and simple predicate of the following sentence? As I skiied down the hill,the wind bit at my face. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/subject.htm Scroll down for the section to help you determine the difference between the simple

  28. ELA

    What is the function of a preposition in a sentence? 1)to relate a noun or pronoun to another word. 2)to express action 3)to show the subject of the sentence is active with the main verb. 4)to tell more about the subject. I think #1 Thank you.

  29. ENGLISH

    1.Is the group of words a simple sentence, a compound sentence, a run-on sentence, or a sentence fragment? Her computer has new software, it runs much faster now. A. run-on sentence B. sentence fragment** C. compound sentence D. simple sentence 2.Is the

  30. English

    All of the following statements about simple sentences are true except a. a simple sentence consists of a subject and a verb. b.a simple sentence may have two or more subjects. c.a simple sentence may have two or more verbs. d.a simple sentence may contain

  31. literature

    Write two original sentences for each of the following seven sentence patterns: 1.S-V-DO (includes S-V-DO-OC) 2.S-V 3.S-V-IO-DO 4.S-LV-PN 5.S-LV-PA 6.EXPLETIVE-VERB-SUBJECT (inverted sentence) 7.QUESTION PATTERN

  32. Language..Grammar

    A clause from sentence 1 has been turned into a ______ in sentence 2? 1.Since she knew what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. 2.Knowing what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. My aswer is Relative Pronoun is that

  33. English

    Can someone help me with this? Is this a simple sentence or a fragment? We knew that we would lose the game and the opportunity of a state championship. It is a complete sentence, but not a simple one. It is a complex sentence We- subject, Knew verb, That

  34. english

    Elaine is applying to work as a summer assistant at her local newspaper. She is writing a cover letter as part of the application. Read the sentence she wrote for the opening paragraph. Having taken composition classes in my freshman year, the newspaper is

  35. english

    What is the sequence of components in the following sentence? Listless and depressed by vistas of snow and gray skies, Dieter left the cabin and walked toward the frozen pond. A. Subject, modifier, verb B. Subject, verb, modifier C. Modifier, subject, verb

  36. writing

    Can someone check my answers for me? True or False... 1. TRUE you should use a comma before the word “and.” 2. FALSE The following is a sentence fragment: It no longer flies. 3. TRUE In the following sentence, the ()'d word is used correctly: The

  37. To Ms. Sue

    Ms. Sue you know the English paragraph I was working on right, well I got some feedback on it from two of my friends and this is what they said. the 1st one said: Positive Things She liked my 2nd sentence, and she liked the way I used rapidly. Negative

  38. READING

    UNDERLINE THE VERB OR VERB GROUP IN EACH SENTENCE. THEN WRITE A NEW SENTENCE USING THE VERB OR VERB GROUP YOU UNDERLINED. BRAN, A THIN BROWN SKIN, COVERS RICE. I KNOW (COVERS) IS SUPPOSED TO BE UNDERLINED, BUT I DON'T GET WHAT IT MEANS WHEN IT SAYS "THEN

  39. Grammar

    Which type of sentence is the following? The abdomen was hard and firm, nonreducible, there were no bowel sounds within the hernia. A) correct sentence B) run-on sentence C) sentence fragment I answered B the sentence makes no sense to me should there at

  40. Just some LA q's, Ms.Sue please

    1. When you summarize an informational article, you should (1 point) leave out minor details. use the author's words, including direct quotations. leave out important details. include as much information as possible. 2. Why might a scientist choose to

  41. english

    I need a sentence with sentence opening, sentence closing, and subject/verb splitting participial phrases

  42. English

    Write a sentence that matches the form provided in the description (Sentence with compound subject and action verb.) My Sentence is : The lizard and the cat jumped on the mouse. Now i need a second sentence to match my first sentence (Sentence with a

  43. English

    What is the predicate for this question? One african bird is named the honey guide. The predicate in any sentence is the verb and all that goes with it (adverbs, adverbial clauses and phrases). Usually the subject (and all that goes with it, if anything)

  44. Grammar Please hurry please

    Identify the words that correctly complete the following sentence. If none of the choices are correct, choose "none of the above." In a sentence with a compound verb, each verb (Points : 1) may have a different subject must have the same subject may not

  45. English

    Which is a simple sentence? 1. Given the time of day,we were lucky to find a taxi. 2. Shelia used the lawnmower and Jacob drove the tractor. 3. Eventually she will. 4. Jennifer and Brian gave money to the orphanage. Would number 4 be an example of a simple

  46. English grammar

    The words here and there have generally been labeled as adverbs even though they indicate place. In sentences beginning with here or there, the subject follows the verb. Ex) There (is / are) two pins on the table. In this sentence 'two pins' is the subject

  47. mechanics of commun

    can you please identify the verb, complete verb phrase, sentence pattern, the subject, indirect object, direct object, complement, infinitive or prepositional phrases or clauses for the sentence, "Ms. Georges and I submitted purchase requisitions."

  48. English

    Use the sentence parts below to create a sentence with a linking verb. Remember, a linking verb is a verb that connects a subject with a word that describes or identifies it. Read the model sentence: Sam appears worried that the dog will bite her. seems

  49. Grammar/english

    Predication for this sentence Our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1. I'm not sure what you mean by predication, but I think "at midnight" and "on January 1" are redundant. Is that what you're after?? ?? One meaning for "predication" is the

  50. sentence patterns

    we need some help.We write tomorrow an exam-sentence patterns.we have already written 3 times this exam but we cannot pass.it is too complicated.we get a sentence which has 3 lines it is very hard to understand a sentence at all.we understand those basic

  51. English hurry

    Identify the words that correctly complete the following sentence. If none of the choices are correct, choose "none of the above." In a sentence with a compound verb, each verb (Points : 1) may have a different subject must have the same subject may not

  52. Gramma

    The following sentence is grammatically incorrect: Where the lack of a natural prewdatoar in Yellowstone National Park has aresulted in the overpopulation of bison, deer and elk. 1.The sentence is not complet 2.This is a run-on-sentence 3. The subject does

  53. basic english

    Conrad and his sister will sing a duet in the concert. Which one of the following sentences is an accurate statement about the sentence? A. The sentence has no object. B. The sentence has a compound subject. C. The verb in the sentence is in the present

  54. Language

    I’m a parent of a 7th grader. We are stuck on some sentences. We need to find unusual subject(s), verb(s) and the prepositional phrases of each sentence. We had 40 questions and just cannot figure these ones out. I want to teach my son the correct way.

  55. english/check please

    label the subject and the verb of each of each clause. Then write whether the sentence is simple or complex. 1)Every afternoon the baseball team practices. subject: the baseball team verb: practices simple sentence 2)When practice is over, the players are

  56. English grammar

    A beggar with two children ____ taking a rest in the shade. (be) In the sentence, the subject is 'a beggar'. 'Two children' is not the sucbject of this sentence. Bracket 'with two children'. Then you can notice that you have to use a singular auxiliary

  57. english

    13. Which statement is true about this sentence: "Few Americans speak fluent French"? A. There is only one adjective in the sentence, and it modifies French. B. The one adjective in the sentence modifies the subject. C. There are adjectives modifying both

  58. english

    how do i know if this sentence has a participle or participial phrases "Having deposited our mournful burden upon tressels within this region of horror, we partially turned aside the yet unscrewed coffin, and looked upon the face of the tenant."-Edgar

  59. English

    What is the subject of a sentence?(1 point) A. the action of the sentence B. the view of the writer of the sentence C. the noun that the sentence is about D. the first word of the sentence

  60. Nouns, Pronouns, Adjectives, and Verbs

    Which statement is true about this sentence: "Few Americans speak fluent French"? A. The one adjective in the sentence modifies the subject. B. There are adjectives modifying both the subject and the object. C. The verb in this sentence could be an

  61. English

    The sentence is: No one grew tired of eating it. Is there any prepositional phrases in there? The other sentence says: Linking verbs link the subject with a noun, a pronoun, or an adjective. Is everything after with(also including with)a prepositional

  62. Grammar and Composition

    please check these: 1. Traveling down the road of life. a. sentence structure is correct b. the subject is missing c. the predicate is missing d. the sentence contains a nound and no verb B 2. Erick ran in the race. a. sentence structure is correct b. the

  63. English

    When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “or” or “nor,” the verb must agree with the noun or pronoun that appears closest to the verb in the sentence. Would this be true or false?

  64. english

    How do you diagram this sentence, with a sentence tree? He loved the sound of pancake batter hissing on the griddle. See the other post for help with diagramming. I don't understand the term "tree" but it might have something to do with "hissing..." being

  65. Grammar

    When a the subject of sentence has 2 or more nouns or pronouns connected by “or” or “nor,” the verb must agree with the noun or pronoun that appears closest to the verb in the sentence. A) True B) False I answered A

  66. English

    (1) Eric watched the news on TV. (2) His father watched the news on TV.(3) the newscaster talked about special events.(4) A police officer a firefighter and a teacher taught third graders about safety.(5) The mayor took a trip and gave a speech. 1/ what is

  67. 3 grade english

    choose a verb from the list to replace each underlined word or words. change each verb to the correct tence if necessary. write the sentence. view, leap, enjoy they gave this sentence and they gave this word and they say change each verb. they give this

  68. critical thinking

    Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my

  69. critical thinking

    Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my

  70. critical thinking

    Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my

  71. imperative sentence

    Helping my son and double checking, could the following 2 sentences be considered imperative sentences? 1. Josh go to your room. 2. You better go to your room. Thanks. The first sentence, Josh, go to your room. is imperative. It's a command or request. The

  72. English

    Hi, I'm having trouble understanding this sentence... "It comes upon one with new force in the pauses of the night that the Chaldeans were a desert-bred people." I don't know understandy why the last part of the sentence starts with "that" is in there,

  73. English

    Underline the noun clause in each sentence.Identify it as Do Direct Object,S for Subject,PN for Predicate Nominative,or OP for Obect of Preposition. 1.I do not know where she works after school. i need to know what lets you know which one is which. The

  74. English

    Lina went on her first diet in High school for three days she ate nothing but carrot sticks, cottage cheese, and apples. Then scarfed down two double sentence cheeseburgers with fries and a chocolate shake. Her other attempts at dieting didn’t last much

  75. Grammar and Composition

    1. Christina and Christopher worked together and completed a project about astronomy. a. sentence structure is correct b. sentence contains a simple subject and a compound predicate c. sentence contains a compound subject and a simple predicate d. sentence

  76. UNIVERSITY COMPOSITION AND COMMUNICATION I

    write 9 sentences about financial planning. Each sentence must demonstrate a different verb tense (so, only use each tense once). For each sentence, identify the subject, the verb, and the verb tense demonstrated. In order to receive full credit, you must

  77. english /help

    label the subject and the verb of each of each clause. Then write whether the sentence is simple or complex. 1)Every afternoon the baseball team practices. subject: the baseball team verb: practices simple sentence 2)When practice is over, the players are

  78. grammar

    1.When are you having Jamie's surprise party? I am not sure if 'you' is the complete subject or if it is 'Jamie's surprise party'. 2.John and Nicole washes the dishes. A Sentence is correct B. 'Washes' should be changed to'wash in order to make the subject

  79. English

    Is there any rule in the adverb sequence?So Can I use quickly,clearly and hard at the begining of sentence,at the end of the sentence or at between subject and verb?Is it right?Adverb sequence is not important in the sentence?

  80. english

    In each group,choose the sentence that has correctly drawn a line between the complete subject and complete predicate for each of the following sentences. The boy lost his lunch money. is there a website to help with this? Just about any sentence

  81. English

    1.the subject of the sentence is first person, then the verb must be in what form? third person second person fourth person first person Question 2 Verbs indicate what? location punctuation history time Question 3 Verbs may also indicate what? use date

  82. Language Arts

    1. Identify whether the capitalized word in the sentence below is used as a participle or verb. I really need to get a WORKING charger for my phone. 2. What is the participle in the participial phrase capitalized in the sentence below? REFUSING TO SETTLE

  83. English Help!!! Correcting Grammar

    Choose the word in the following sentences that is grammatically incorrect: 1. Lisa enjoys meeting men who are very intelligent and real refined, but not too egotistical. Answer a. enjoys b. very c. real d. too e. egotistical IDENTIFY BELOW! 2. My lady and

  84. identify sentences

    1. Reading is essential for becoming a savvy member of one's community, and writing is essential for expressing one's viewpoint effectively in that community. A. Compound sentence. B. parallel compound sentences. C. 3 point topic sentence, with good

  85. Grammar

    Hi there, I am stuck on some Grammar questions, and need some help. 1. When are you having Jamie's surprise party? A. "When are you" is the complete subject. B. "You having Jamie's surprise party" is the complete subject. C."Jamie's surprise party" is the

  86. English

    2. Which of the following sentences contains a verb in the future tense? A. She really should begin to pack. B. Jean's daughter has begun to drive. C. They will take the dog to the park with them. D. By that time, he will have been gone for three days. I

  87. English

    I know that.For example: I wash a car.In these sentence,subject is "I" and object is "car". But we will change this sentence to passive sentence,then it forms "A car is washed by me".So in this case,a car is the subject and me is the object now.Is it

  88. COM 215

    Is that a sentence? Where is the verb? It certainly appears to be a sentence Fragement to me. How do I fix this sentence? With five gallons of gas. They are asking for punctuating sentences.

  89. reading

    what is the sequence of components in the following sentence listless and depressed by vistas of snow and grey sky's, Dieter left the cabin and walked toward the frozen pond . (A).subject modifier verb (B).modifier subject modifier verb (C)modifier subject

  90. English Grammar

    If the subjects are joined by ¡°nor¡± or ¡°or,¡± the verb agrees with the closer subject (the last one). 1. Either you or I _____ to go there. (be) 2. Neither the prices nor the quality _____ changed. (have) (Explanation) In Sentence 1, the

  91. english

    Axia College Material Appendix B Sentence Structure Review Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence

  92. English

    .the subject of the sentence is first person, then the verb must be in what form? third person second person fourth person first person Question 2 Verbs indicate what? location punctuation history time Question 3 Verbs may also indicate what? use date

  93. language

    Circle the verb in each sentence. then think of an exact verb to make the sentence more interesting. rewrite the sentence using your exact verb. 1. One night, Zia concetta goes to the statue. 2. The giant statue moves off the pedestal. 3. the statue's

  94. English (Help!)

    Read each sentence, and determine if it contains an action verb or a linking verb. Then, write a related sentence with the type of verb that does not appear in the first sentence. 1. Columbus's journal is a marvelous document. 2. His descriptions capture

  95. language arts

    Either the mountains of Colorado or the ocean of Florida _____ my next vacation destination. Which verb correctly completes this sentence? A. be B. is C. am D. are 2. Which sentence has proper subject-verb agreement? A. Missouri and Illinois are states

  96. com/155

    Each of the following sentences has one grammatical error. The errors are in one of the following four categories: subject–verb agreement, run-on sentence, verb form and tense, or sentence fragment. Identify which of the four errors, if any, is present

  97. English

    A simple sentence connect by a subordinating conjunction to a compound sentence is know as a compound-complex sentence. A relative clause a.begins with a coordinating conjunction such as and but,or,nor,and so on. b.begins with a relative pronoun such as

  98. tO GURUBLUE

    Their advice was excellent... you need to put a subject in before the verb ironing and change the tense... The sentence, as it is, still has the pants doing the ironing.... Please explain because in the sentence itself it doesn't say anywhere if its she ,

  99. English

    Please diagram the following sentence: The nickname for the state of Virginia is "Mother of Presidents." My grandaughter just called and wanted to know what was the verb in the above sentence. "is" is the verb in that sentence. nickname (subject) is (

  100. L.A. Plz help!

    Identify the sentence type. How many times have you seen this movie? a. exclamatory sentence b. declarative sentence c. interrogative sentence d. imperative sentence

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