1. English

    The man in the elevator was not pushing the buttons Is preposition is in the object is elevator the verb phrase is was not pushing and the action verb is pushing the helping verb is was and the adverb interrupters not What was the point of the story? Is
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. English

    Thank you Ms. Sue and SraJMMcGin for your help. SraJMMcGin thanks for the verb list. Yeah that's what I meant, I just need to know out of the verb list you gave me, which are action, linking, auxilary and transitive. visit = verb scare = verb is = verb
  6. 6th grade grammar

    Can you check these sentences? Identify whether each sentence includes an action verb, linking verb, or verb phrase. 1. Celina is coming to my house after dinner. Linking = is verb phrase = is coming 2. The weather was beautiful this past weekend. Linking
  7. English

    When an adverb modifies a verb with a helping verb, the adverb should generally be placed A. after the helping verb. B. at the end of the sentence. C. before the helping verb. D. at the beginning of the sentence. i believe it is A because when an adverb
  8. English

    Identify the part of the speech for the underlined word. Mr. Manson is running for the senate this fall. ("is" is the underlines word) action verb helping verb linking verb none of the above Is "is" a helping verb or a linking verb? I'm stuck between the
  9. ELA

    Underline the verb or verb phrase in each sentence and then identify whether it is an action verb or a linking verb. 1.) The hard-working plumber was early. 2.) Those secretaries appear very busy this afternoon. 3.) The cab driver was driving extremely
  10. lgrammar

    can you give me an example of a sentence with subject pronoun, action verb, adverb phrase, verb, subordinating conjunction, adverb, linking verb, subject, infinitive phrase?
  11. English

    13. When an adverb modifies a verb with a helping verb, the adverb should generally be placed A. before the helping verb. B. after the helping verb. C. at the end of the sentence. D. at the beginning of the sentence. Ms.Sue I just submitted my answers and
  12. english

    1. The young student (noun), who was new to (preposition) the school, wants (verb) to join the debating and (conjunction) fencing clubs, 2. I (pronoun) dream nightly (verb) to play the guitar (noun) in (preposition) the school (adjective) band. 3. The
  13. English 1

    You can find the ______ by asking yourself who or what carries out the action of the verb. A.verb B. prepositional phrase C.helping verb D.subject
  14. English

    The infinitive is the most versatile verb form because it can be used as A. a verb, an adjective, or a preposition B. a verb, a noun, an adverb, or an interjection C. a verb, an adverb, or a conjunction D. a verb, a noun, an adjective, or an adverb
  15. English

    Identify the part of speech for the CAPITALIZED phrase. The birds CHIRPED loudly every morning before sunrise. a. action verb*** b. helping verb c. linking verb d. none of the above
  16. English

    Which verb is the italicized word? The baby is (this is italicized) becoming louder with each waking moment. 1. action verb 2. helping verb 3. linking verb 4. transitive verb 2?
  17. Grammar

    For each word, label the parts of speech. We have to leave immediately to go to the meeting at the recreation center. 1. pronoun 2. verb 3. verb 4. verb 5. adverb 6. verb 7. verb 8.preposition 9.adjective(article) 10.noun 11. preposition 12. adjective
  18. English

    Okay got that one.. What about The cab driver was driving extremely fast down the street. The very phrase is was driving. Was is a linking verb and driving an action. Is it a linking verb or an action verb? Directions say to underline the verb phrase and
  19. lang arts

    I (used) my textbook to study for the exam. the word (used) is it a action verb,helping verb,linking verb, transitive verb?
  20. Grammar

    In this sentence: "He tried to right the overturned canoe." I am trying to identify what function the word "to" has. What I know: He-pronoun(subject?), tried-verb, right-adverb(modifing tried?), the-demonstrative adjective(aka-definite article),
  21. english

    1.Is the underlined verb transitive or intransitive? The pilot STEERED the helicopter toward the harbor. **Transitive 2.Is the underlined verb transitive or intransitive? Far beneath the surface, the octopus SQUIRTED its ink at a predator. **Intransitive
  22. English

    Everyone rushed to get on the elevator. (Is 'to get-' the object of the verb 'rush'? Is 'rushed' a transitive verb taking an object here? Or Is 'to get...' an adverbial phrase modifying 'rushed'?))
  23. English

    Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of each sentence. 1. The yellow house down the street from me is for sale. (Down is underlined) a. preposition b. conjunction c. adjective d. adverb I think #1 is A, or
  24. Physics

    Five Boys are pushing a snowball, and each is pushing with a force of 10.0N. However, each boy is pushing in a different direction. They are pushing north, northeast, east, southeast, and south. (Each boy is pushing at an angle of 45.0 degrees relative to
  25. English

    Is 'two word verb' composed of 'verb + adverb' or 'verb + preposition? Or is 'two word verb' composed of only 'verb + adverb'? Would you let me know the website containing the meaning of 'two word verb'? Thank you.
  26. physics

    Five boys are pushing on a snowball, and each is pushing with a force of 20.0 N. However, each boy is pushing in a different direction. They are pushing north, northeast, east, southeast, and south. (Each boy is pushing at an angle of 45.0° relative to
  27. English (parts of speech)

    1)Few comic strip are really comical 2)Few attended the meeting (Few is: adjective, verb ,adverb, preposition) (the first and the second are different 3)Before the telecast, we were all nervous 4)Before you leave, let me have your address Before is in the
  28. Language arts

    How do you form the perfect tense of a verb? A.Use the Helping verb will and the base form of the verb. B.Use a form of the verb be and the last particle of the verb C.Use a form of the verb have and the present participle of the verb. D.Use a form of the
  29. English

    Identity the verb phrase including the main verb and helping verb. I can do many activities impossible for other animals. Answer: can do
  30. English grammar

    (with words that indicate portions) If the object of the preposition is singular, use a singular verb. If the object of the preposition is plural, use a plural verb. 1. Some of the pie _____ missing.(be) 2. Some of the pies _____ missing.(be) Some
  31. ELA - English

    1. Choose the correct part of speech for "my" from the sentence below: my friend cooper needs to go to the orthodontists office on wednesday because one of his brackets is loose * common noun objective pronoun possessive pronoun nominative pronoun 2.
  32. English

    Identify the part of speech for the underlined word He WAS deeply in love with Janine. a.) Action verb b.) Helping verb c.) Linking verb d.) None of the above its either C or D
  33. English Check answer

    The birds "chirped" loudly every morning before sunrise. (1 point) action verb (THIS ONE) helping verb linking verb none of the above
  34. English

    Identify the part of speech for the word in parenthesis. He (was) deeply in love with Janine. action verb helping verb linking verb******** none of the above
  35. English part of speech Help

    The part of speech is in all caps: 1. "Way too cool" is a colloquial expression that should never be used in FORMAL writing. a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction 2. Each person in this CLASS has a desire to be
  36. 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
  37. English

    I have to find the adverb in each sentence. Then I have to identify the verb it modifies. 1.)Native Americans originally developed lacrosse. Adverb- originally. Verb-developed. 2.)It was first played by the Iroquois. Adverb- first. Verb- played. 3.)It was
  38. English Adverbs

    I'm not really sure about my adverbs in these sentences. Can someone please check them? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Label any adverb- Adv. 1. That small child often falls down on his
  39. english

    what is the complete verb phrase? and helping verb? Who has been doing research on early polar flights? Is it has research? I can not include any of the words that may separate the parts of the verb phrase
  40. English

    Select the part of speech that correctly identifies the italicized word in each sentence below. The movie was wonderful, YET it was not nearly as detailed and creative as the novel. a. preposition b. conjunction* c. adjective d. interjection INDEED, it has
  41. english

    ocate the adverb phrase and the adjective, verb, verb phrase, or other adverb modified. At the theater the performers played their parts well.
  42. english

    Locate the adverb phrase and the adjective, verb, verb phrase, or other adverb modified. At the theater the performers played their parts well.
  43. 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
  44. Grammar

    what type of verb/s and action verb make a verb phrase?
  45. english

    tell me whats wrong with this sentence 'The teacher should have taken more time.' teacher- subject should- helping verb have- helping verb taken- action verb
  46. english

    Locate the adverb phrase and the adjective, verb, verb phrase, or other adverb modified. We stopped near a mountain stream.
  47. 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):
  48. Grammar

    Could you please correct my mistakes. You've described a warm friend who's cooling off. You've- subject described- verb a- adjective warm- adjective friend- direct object who's- who: direct object/ is: verb cooling- verb off- preposition Corrected: You -
  49. 5th grade English

    She will become a physicist one day. Have to identify the verb or verb phrase and then tell if it contains a linking verb or does not. will become=verb phrase contains linking verb
  50. ELA

    Underline the verb or verb phrase in each sentence and then identify whether it is an action verb or a linking verb. 1.) The hard-working plumber was early. 2.) Those secretaries appear very busy this afternoon. 3.) The cab driver was driving extremely
  51. English !!!

    What must a prepositional phrase include? A. a preposition and a noun or pronoun B. a preposition and an adjective or article C. a preposition and a verb or adverb D. a preposition and a conjunction or interjection C???
  52. English

    Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of
  53. nature of science

    four forces are being applied to move an object to the left. Force 1 is pushing to the right at 200N. Force 2 is pushing to the left at 500N. Force 3 is pushing to the right at 100N. Force 4 is pushing to the left at 50N. What's the net force acting on
  54. English

    Ms. Jefferson will not be back in school until she is (well). When I sat down on the couch, my sister moved (over). Did you (test) the batteries before you installed them? I have to tell if the word in () is a verb, adjective, adverb, preposition, or
  55. Language

    Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of
  56. english

    1.A flashback is A.an indirect comparison of two unlike things. B.a major problem around which a story is built. C.the place and time during which a story takes place. D.a memory sequence that interrupts the chronological order of events 2.Identify the
  57. English

    Identify the verb phrase. Include main verb and helping verb in the following sentence? Do you know the three main parts of the brain? I think the answer is: Do you know
  58. English

    Underline each adverb. Indicate whether the adverb is modifying a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. This part is hard for me, but here's what I got. Oh, and I will indicate the modifying part in brackets. 1. (verb) Knute lay "quietly" on the sofa. 2.
  59. Language Arts HELP!

    How fo you form the perfect tense of a verb? A. Use the helping verb (will) and the base form od a verb. B. Use a form of the verb (be) and the past participle of the verb. C. Use a form of the verb (have) and the present participle of the verb. D. Use a
  60. french

    les verbes suivis de l'infinitif We are learning about infinitifs following a verb, so its either nothing following, like aimer... the preposition "a", like chercher a and the preposition "de", like accepter de... I just want to know is there actually a
  61. english grammar check my answer

    Can you help with the parts of speech: am I correct? 1. The high school game is at home tonight. answer:(The ..article..high school ..adjective... game...noun..at..preposition....home..noun....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win
  62. English

    The sentence is 'What we forgot to mention was that we will be moving in the spring.' I found a clause, it's a noun clause. It's 'that we will be moving in the spring.' I think it's being used as a direct object. We is the subject. Forgot is the verb. What
  63. language arts

    Linking verb or action verb Different types of teeth serve different purposes ans. "serve" = action verb Webbed feet make dogs good swimmers ans. "make" = action verb Small details look fuzzy to dogs ans. "look" = action verb
  64. physics

    To show your friends how strong you are, you start pushing a big container with mass 50 kg along a long, flat highway. While you are pushing the container in a horizontal direction with an average force 350 N, it moves with acceleration 1 m/s/s. After 5
  65. Grammar

    I instructed the patient to return tomorrow. return = adverb modifying verb is tomorrow. The gentleman was unusually talkative when he came out of the anesthetic. unusally = adverb mod/verb = talkative out= adverb modifying verb = anesthetic "I will never
  66. Physics

    A man pushes a lawn mower on a level lawn with a force of 200N it 40% of this force is directed downward how much woek is done by the man in pushing the mower 6.0m Q. It the man in the above question expended 60 W of power in pushing the mower 6.0m, how
  67. critical thinkng

    Three of the following statements about a verb are true. Which statement is false? A. A verb can express action. B. A verb can express a state of being. C. A verb takes the place of adjectives. D. A verb makes a statement about the subject of a sentence.
  68. 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
  69. english

    I need a sentence with a pronoun-adjective, noun, helping verb, conjunction, helping verb, main verb, preposition, pronoun-adjective and noun in that order. Please help. Thanks in advance.
  70. english

    When an adverb modifies a verb with a helping verb, the adverb should generally be placed
  71. english

    which is the subject pronoun, action verb an verb phrase, and direct object (pronoun) in this sentence. he is giving it to mother. they helped us move.
  72. English

    I feel stupid for not knowing these but I can't figure it out! So in the sentence we have "underline the verb be (and its various forms) and decide how it's used. Circle the verb its helping or linking to and Write linking verb or helping verb on the line"
  73. english

    Identifying and Replacing Verbs. In each sentence, underline the verb or verb phrase, if it is an action verb rewrite it with another action verb. If it is linking just leave it. I got -8 out of 6. First sentence is 1. Owls can turn their heads almost all
  74. Physics

    You are in an elevator that is accelerating upwards at 2m/s^2. If your mass is 70kg, what is the normal force pushing on you by the floor of the elevator? A. 70N B. 690N C. 830N Please give the correct answer and an explanation as to why its correct.
  75. 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
  76. English-Grammar

    The interviewer (remained) speechless upon hearing about the senator’s revelations. Is remained a (I think this is the answer) linking verb action verb auxilary verb transitive verb Thanks for the help
  77. English

    English - rfvv today at 4:53pm What is the part of speech in each sentence? Is my explanation right? 1. This book is for you. ['For you' is an adverb phrase.] 2. The gift for you is a book. ['For you' is an "adjective" phrase.] 3. I bought this book for
  78. QUICK CHECK ON VERB QUESTION

    The suspect (looked) as though he knew more then he was letting on. 1 point transitive verb intransitive verb linking verb auxiliary verb i think its linking verb
  79. 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
  80. equations

    you decide to ride ann elevator until it takes you to the ground floor withour pushing any buttons the elevator takes you up 4 floors down 6 floors up 1 floor down eight floors down 3 floors up 1 and then down six floors to ground level on what floor did
  81. English

    It is impossible to have an indirect object without a subject, transitive verb, and a(n) _____. noun preposition direct object intransitive verb
  82. grammar

    What parts of speech are the words "take possession" is this a verb phrase? Is take a "helping verb" here?
  83. english

    what is an verb adverb, action verb and how to use in a sentence
  84. Grammar-Writeacher

    Match the part of speech: a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent (the noun (or nouns to which a pronoun refers) d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g.preposition h. conjunction 1. This stack of books is hers. a. This = d. adjective b. of = g. preposition c. books =
  85. English grammar

    e.g. Do you often watch television? Often is an adverb of frequency. You should put the frequency verb before an ordinary verb, after the verb be and the auxiliary. ------------------------------------- Is my explanation about the use of 'often'
  86. English

    The teacher should take attendance every day. Verb phrase is should take. IS this a linking or action verb and why?
  87. language arts

    what follows a linking or action verd After a linking verb, there'll be a predicate noun or predicate adjective: ~~She is my sister. (is=linking verb; sister=predicate noun) ~~Delilah is very tall for a fourth grader. (is=linking verb; tall=predicate
  88. 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
  89. english

    In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Catching fish is one of the oldest pastimes. the italicized word is is. A. Adverb B. Conjunction C. Preposition D. Verb I thought it was a preposition at first but after some
  90. L/A

    How do you form the perfect tense of a verb? A: Use the helping verb will and the base form of the word? B: Use a form of the verb be and the past participle of the verb? C: Use a form of the verb have and the present participle of the verb? D: Use a form
  91. test

    grammar --verbs ) a helping verb is the verb that help the main verb make its statement(true or false)
  92. English

    1. Colors make up our world. 2. Our world is made up by colors. 3. Our world is made up of colors. (What is the passive form of the active form #1? Is it #2 or #3? Are both grammatical?) 4. Is two-word verb composed of a verb and an adverb? What about a
  93. HS English

    VERB ADJ NOUN PRO VERB PHRASE Identify the poem you will analyze, CONJ VERB PRO VERB PRO and explain why you chose it.
  94. LA - Voices

    Which statement is true about the passive voice? A verb is in the passive voice when the subject performs the action/ It is generally considered better style for writers to use the passive voice. A passive verb is made from a form of have with the past
  95. Physics

    An 80 kg man stands in an elevator. What force does the floor of the elevator exert on the man if a) the elevator is stationary? b) the elevator accelerates upward at 2 m/s2? c) the elevator rises with constant velocity 4 m/s? d) while rising, the elevator
  96. Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

    THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. YET, OH, SUDDENLY, BEFORE, THROUGH, OUTSIDE 1) The movie was
  97. English Expressions

    You should not be confused by (at ) the plural form in an adjective phrase or in an adjective clause. Just ignore the adjective phrase or the adjective clause. Then find the subject of the sentence. You can find a suitable verb form in the blank. By
  98. grammar action and linking verbs(mental or physica

    In China, shrines honor ancestors. Is honor an a. action verb(physical)b. action verb(mental) c. linking verb d. not a verb
  99. english

    the mother seal looks fat and scary. in this sentence is the verb used as a linking verb or an action verb
  100. language arts

    Hi..need help with this question. Tim is moving to a new house. The words is moving can also be called a a. verb phrase b. prepositional phrase c. linking verb d. main verb Thanks..