What is the part of speech of "for my birthday" in each sentence? An adverb phrase or an adjective phrase? Would you check them, please? Can a phrase be either an adjective phrase or an adverbial phrase? Thank you. 1

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  1. english, can you check over my answers? thanks!

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  8. English

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  9. English

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  11. English

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  12. English

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  14. PRACTICAL ENGLISH

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  15. English

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  16. english

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  17. English

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  18. English

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  20. English

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  21. english

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  22. English

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  23. English

    Check my work? Underline the adverb clause in each sentence below, and then answer the questions that follow. 12. When rain falls, my socks get wet. I underlined "my socks get wet" as the adverb clause a. What word (or words) does the clause modify. My

  24. horizon

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  25. English

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  27. english

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  28. Eng 2

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  29. Pratical English

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  30. English

    Identify the choice that best describes the CAPITALIZED phrase. The Statue of Liberty has stood FOR MORE THAN 100 YEARS in New York Harbor. a. adverb phrase b. adjective c. appositive phrase d. adverb

  31. grammar

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  32. english

    Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: Sterling has volunteered FOR an organization that helps the homeless. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition

  33. ELA - English

    Choose the correct function for "to the orthodontists office" from the sentence below: my friend cooper needs to go to the orthodontists office on wednesday because one of his brackets is loose * adjective prepositional phrase infinitive phrase appositive

  34. writing

    1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Verb B. Noun C. Adjective D. Adverb 2. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim

  35. English

    What kind of phrase is the underlined group of words? The house across the street has a large front dooradjective phrase B. adverb phrase C. appositive phrase

  36. English

    What part of speech is "best" in the sentence, "It is best to make an appointment early in the day." Unless "best" is followed by a noun which it is modifying, the word is being used as an adverb. http://www.answers.com/best You can see here -- and in any

  37. English

    Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of each sentence. The yellow house down the street from me is for sale. a. preposition b. conjunction c. adjective d. adverb I think it's A, since down is followed by a

  38. English

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  40. english

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  41. part of speech

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  42. English

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  44. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm. 1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both the same?) English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, September 15, 2010

  45. Language arts

    The boys on the soccer team will go across the street, through the valley, and into the park. What is the adjective phrase? Beyond that hill sits a house without a roof. adverb phrase is millions of stars form a galaxy,and between any two stars there are

  46. Grammar

    In the sentence "Yellowstone National Park is one of the largest national parks in the U.S." is the prepositional "of the largest national parks" modifying "one"? If so, is the prep phrase being used as an adjective or adverb. I say "adverb" because "is"

  47. Grammar and Composition

    Word: abreast Meaning: side by side Sentence: They walked two abreast down the street Synonym: in alignment Part of Speech: Is it an adverb or an adjective?

  48. english

    Please help i don't understand this What kind of phrase is the underlined group of words? The puppy sat down on the carpet. A. adjective phrase B. appositive phrase C. adverb phrase

  49. English

    Posted by rfvv on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 6:51am. What is the part of speech of "for my birthday" in each sentence? An adverb phrase or an adjective phrase? Would you check them, please? Can a phrase be either an adjective phrase or an adverbial

  50. 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

  51. English

    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 you. ['For you' is an adverb

  52. English

    Can anyone help me with this? After the sentence, identify the underlined part as a prepositional phrase used as an adjective, prepositional phrase used as an adverb, participle, participial phrase, infinitive, or infinitive phrase. Would you like to know

  53. English

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  54. Adverb Objects CHECK PLEASE

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  55. Adverb objects 2 Check please

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  56. English

    1. In grade seven, I became the captain of my school and held fund-raising events for people in need. ---------------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'for people in need'? Is it an adjective phrase or an adverbial phrase? 2. They will hold

  57. English - Parts of Speech

    In the sentence "He is projected to win," what part of speech is "to win"? I'm having trouble deciding between noun, adjective, or adverb... Thank you! he is going to win adverd 6th grade. I don't know how to do this can you help me

  58. 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.

  59. English

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  60. English

    I appreciate your help. 1. We are going to hold a farewell party for him. 2. We are going to hold the farewell party for him. ================================ The difference between the two sentence is the article. The prepositional phrase can be an adverb

  61. English

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  62. English

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  63. English

    1. I will buy Mom a scarf for her birthday. (What is the part of speech of 'for her birthday'? Is it an adjective phrase modifying 'scarf', or is it an adverbial phrase modifying 'buy'? 2. Look at the little boy. (What is a little boy? A young boy or a

  64. English

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  65. grammar

    In the sentence "He is afraid of the night", what part of speech is night?? He = subj is = verb afraid = pred adjective of = preposition the = article night = ___________ (What completes a prepositional phrase?)

  66. English

    e.g. I want to find out more about the smart phone. (In this sentence, what is the part of speech of 'more' Is 'more a noun, a pronoun or an adverb?)

  67. English

    English - rfvv, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:32pm Thank you for your help. One more question... 6. I got a nice gift on my birthday. 7. I got a nice gift for my birthday. (In #6, I received a gift on the date of the birthday. Is it right? In #7, is it

  68. reading?

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  69. English

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  70. grammar

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  71. English

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  72. infinitives-english

    I have answered these questions, but when it comes to the "functions" of the infinitives i get a little stuck.. can you please check the answers that i've chosen? thanks in advance! Identify the function of the infinitive in the sentence. Choose from the

  73. Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

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  74. English

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  75. 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?

  76. English

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  77. 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

  78. English

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  79. english

    Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: Unless you come to class and complete the work, you will learn VERY little. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction .

  80. english

    Identify the underlined part of speech in the following sentence: Unless you come to class and complete the work, you will learn very little. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction

  81. english

    Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: You should be proud of him, FOR he's a "jolly good fellow." Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction .

  82. English

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  83. English

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  84. English 8

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  85. English

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  86. English

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  87. English

    1. Which party will they hold? 2. They will hold a party for their teacher's birthday. [#2 is the answer to #1. 'For their teacher's birthday' is an adjective phrase, which modifies 'party.'] 3. Why will they hold a party? 4. They will hold a party for

  88. English

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  89. 5th grade LA

    Can you check my answers? 1. The sailboat was too tall to pass under the bridge. Which of the bolded words in the sentence begins a prepositional phrase? (bolded words: was, too, pass, under) a. was b. too c. pass d. under Ans: d (under) 2. The coach

  90. English

    1. Sodam Park is a very important place for me and many others. 2. I often visit the park for family picnics. --------------------------------------------------- Q1: What does 'for me and many others' modify? What is the part of speech of it? Q2: What does

  91. english

    Which of the following parts of speech is most often used with a noun to create a descriptive phrase? A. pronoun B. preposition C. adverb D. conjunction

  92. english

    How is the infinitive phrase used in the sentence? To make a long story short, skip the part about the frog in the laundry. A. adjective B. noun as direct object C. noun as subject D. adverb

  93. 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

  94. English

    I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here?

  95. English

    1. His ambition to become the world champion was understandable. (Waht is the part of speech of 'to become the world champion'? Is it a noun phrase or an adjective phrase?) 2. He has only one aim, to make a lot of money. 3. He has only one aim to make a

  96. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:49pm. Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm. 1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both

  97. the parts of speech

    1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Verb B. Noun C. Adjective D. Adverb 2. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim

  98. English

    1. Working outside is very hard for the people here. 2. Working outside is very hard to the people here. [Are both okay? Can we use 'for' and 'to' in the sentence? In each sentence, what is the part of speech of 'here'? Is 'here' an adverb or an

  99. english

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  100. English

    Thank you for your help. 1. Monday is the day when I am the busiest. 2. Monday is the day when I am busiest. 3. Monday is the day I am the busiest. 4. Monday is when I am the busiest. 5. Monday is the day that I am the busiest. 6. Monday is that I am the

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