1. English

    What is the name of the common error in the following sentence? -Having risen because of the rains, the hikers were unable to cross the river.- 1) Infinitive phrase 2) Run-on sentence 3) Dangling modifier 4) Prepositional phrase # 3, dangling modifier
  2. Grammar

    Determine if the following sentence is correct or incorrect. The patient had a difficult time recovering the wouldn's dressing. ANSWER: incorrect WHY - we ruled out that the ' is correct. Should there be a comma after time - or just bad sentence
  3. english

    separate the sentence with a line between the complete subject and the complete predicate Three-fourths of the earth / is covered by water, and most of it is salty ocean water. is the line in this simple sentence correct?? THANKS
  4. language arts

    3.)Which principal part of the verb to know appears in sentence 1? The Sentence:Everything I know about gardening i learned from my good friend sandy. A.)Past Participle B.)Present Participle C.)Past D.)Present D?
  5. English

    What type of sentence is this? (simple, complex, compound, compound-complex) 1. It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a lying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. I think it is a simple sentence.
  6. Language Arts second grade

    I had to make a complete sentence using, won't, turn and on. I could add any additional words. My sentence is ...The tv won't turn on mom and dad. My mom says that's not correct grammar?
  7. English

    Thank you for your help but I have one more question about those sentences. On the plagiarism website, it says it’s plagiarism if it has the same sentence structure. In some residents must relocate for a position and the pediatrician may have to move to
  8. Langauge arts

    6. Climbing so slowly they seem immobile is how sloths spend their days. (1 point) prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase 7. Sam and Dean were shocked to find they both enjoyed playing soccer. (1 point) subordinate clause
  9. math

    Write an expression for the volume of the box shown in Exercise 37 if the dimensions of each side were doubled.
  10. math

    How do you write this problem in algebraic expression (four different people came in today; and each bought one third of a box and 13 candies)
  11. English Help

    Write the plural possessive form of each noun for questions 1–3 1. friend 2. box 3. house
  12. French

    I have to write the sentence "You (plural) need to make up your own mind" in french using "il faut que" and "prendre tes propres decisions." Would the result be "Il faut que vous prenniez tes propres decisions"?
  13. MAth

    What is the difference between an equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain. Write a mathematical phrase or sentence for your
  14. math

    What is the difference between an equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain. Write a mathematical phrase or sentence for your
  15. Language Art's

    3.)Which principal part of the verb to know appears in sentence 1? The Sentence:Everything I know about gardening i learned from my good friend sandy. A.)Past Participle B.)Present Participle C.)Past D.)Present I Put B, IS IT CORRECT?
  16. English grammar check please

    If someone could check these sentences for me that would be great. sentence beginning with a present participle: Beginning with Tom's conviction, Jem's belief in justice and the basic good of humanity is badly damaged. sentence that begins with a past
  17. technology

    how would you develop a hypotheses for: Is technology changing the way humans correspond? or behave with one another? A hypothesis is what we think may be the answer to a question. Usually it is a short sentence. Therefore, think about the answer and state
  18. English composition

    1. I found that the printing states were so bad. 2. On account of linking sounds(liaisons), we can not hear what is said sometimes. Are linking sounds and liaisons grammatical? Are Sentence 1 and Sentence 2 all correct?
  19. Grammar

    I told him that I can find no sign of infection at this time, we will treat him with a decongestant. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on Sounds like a complete sentence, but it could be a run-on that could be fixed with "and we will treat him"?
  20. Persuasive Technique

    Read this sentence: "You can become one of the millions of people around the country who take the time to volunteer." This sentence is an example of which persuasive technique? A) transfer B) bandwagon C) ethical appeal D) emotional appeal Is it B?
  21. Phil103 Informal Logic

    . If P is false, and Q is false, the truth-value of "P ¡êQ" is (Points : 1) false. true. Cannot be determined. All of the above. 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P & ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 3. If P is
  22. Unscramble

    Can you unscramble this sentence? the preliminary steps captain took to the organize team Please unscramble these words to make a sentence to make scense.
  23. Grammar

    How would describe this sentence? The First Level. A sentence fragement missing simple subject, Complete subject or complete predicate subject.
  24. 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 (
  25. english

    Regarding the use of commas, which one of the following statements is accurate? A. A parenthetical use of commas is usually confusing to the reader. B. There is no need for commas that indicate added details in a sentence. C. Commas are needed to separate
  26. QUESTION

    An appeals court ordered the money returned,however,the IRS didn't comply. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. DANGLER C. RUN-ON D. COMMA SPLICE I THINK THE SENTENCE IS A COMMA SPLICE, WHAT DO YOU THIMK? AM I CORRECT? You are correct!
  27. English

    What is wrong with the following sentence? Do you advise me to go to college or that I should get a job after high school? Choices: 1. Run-on 2. Misplaced part 3. Lacks parallel parts 4. Properly constructed sentence Answer is 3 Lacks parallel parts.
  28. english

    The following sentence is missing punctuation: “The crowd upset by the delay began to chant loudly for the band to appear.” Explain where the error has occurred in this sentence and how it can be fixed. 6. Identify which one of the following sentences
  29. Composition

    Can you please check this for any grammatical errors? Thank you for your help. Having been out of school for 15 years, I seem to have forgotten the fundamentals of grammar. Taking Composition and Communication 155 has helped me gain a better understanding
  30. quantitative chemistry

    Determine [Zn2 ], [CN–], and [HCN] in a saturated solution of Zn(CN)2 with a fixed pH of 1.78. The Ksp for Zn(CN)2 is 3.0 × 10–16. The Ka for HCN is 6.2 × 10–10. I know the following is what needs to be done, but im unsure of how to go about it. 1.
  31. lit 1 question PLS HELP ASAP

    what does meager mean in this sentence??!! After this first inspection of the kingdom, we'd scramble down the bank and flop in the meager shadow of the willows next to the wall enclosing the house where the white gate was. I know meager means lacking
  32. english help!!! Correcting Grammar

    1. Of the four sentence types and purposes, the sentence type and purpose used most often in expository writing is: a. Simple b. Compound c. Complex d. Compound/Complex 2. Each of the committee members is expect to be there on time. Answer a. noun b.
  33. English

    One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. B. After the rain ended, the sky became blue. C. I
  34. EnglishIII

    Would this be an o.k. sentence to use in my essay? This would still be the closest I had ever been to someone with their name used in the same sentence as the word “famous.” Or should I just say, "This would still be the closest I had ever been to
  35. math

    Use the table to identify the relationship of the SECOND sentence to the FIRST sentence. 1. A triangle is a right triangle if and only if it has a right angle. 2. A triangle has a right angle if and only if it is a right triangle. CO = contrapositive BI =
  36. English

    Select the answer that contains the correct punctuation for the following sentence. A diamond is the hardest natural substance it can scratch any other stone. A. The sentence is correct. B. ... substance, it can... C. ... substance; it can... D. ...
  37. Social St.!!!ASAP!!!!

    If I am writing an essay what should I include for my paragraphs the essay question is: "What problems did the farmers experience while creating U.S. Constitution?" Intro....= what can I write? Body.....= what can I write? Conclusion....= what can I write?
  38. ELA

    WORD BOX:propose,convince,concern,enforce,compare,excuse,conduct,preserve,contain,excite Underline the word or words in each sentence that can be replaced with a Basic Word.Then write the four basic words. 1.Our class will put forward for consideration a
  39. French

    could you check this please Directions: Write an 8-10 sentence paragraph about your morning routine written in passé compose. The paragraph should include the following: a. 8 activities b. At least three transitional words such as d'abord, ensuite, puis,
  40. English essay

    I have to write an essay on " Human beings have unlimited desires but limited resources.Is it possible to reconcile the two?" Can you help me plz. I have no idea what to write in the intro. Thx :-) Your title reminds me of the Band leader in the production
  41. English 10th grade

    Which of the following correctly describes this sentence? It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a flying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. A. Simple B. Complex C. compound D. compound-complex I felt it was a simple sentence.
  42. English

    Thesis: My favorite thing to do is listen to music. Transition-- Cool Closing Sentence: "Sing like no one is listening, dance like no one is watching, love like you'll never get hurt and live like it's heaven on Earth" I need help on my transition
  43. English

    The frog blew himself up too much because he wanted to look bigger than the ox. Am I bigger than him? No, you are still smaller than him. ------------------------------- In the last sentence, what is the meaning of 'still'? Is still the same as 'much, or
  44. english

    Every now and then, instead of using e-mail, mail a letter to your grandparents. We live in a fast-paced world. We feel comfortable using computers to send e-mails and Instant Message. Nana doesn’t live in that time zone. Forget all those fancy fonts and
  45. Language Arts

    Identify the correct statement. A) When a complex sentence begins with a dependent clause, put a comma after the clause. B) When a complex sentence begins with an independent clause, put a comma after the clause. C) In a compound sentence, put a comma
  46. math

    (w+9)^3+56=0 write were w i a real number write answer in simplified radical form write b^2/3 as a radical expression
  47. english

    i want to ask what be thematic statement? it say write 2 or 3 sentences that summarize the theme of the story. It should be the central idea of the story that reflects human nature. literary essay format for theme: Paragraph 1 : Thematic statment. write 2
  48. Grammar

    Tell whether the underlined word in each sentence is reflexive or intensive. 1. Jill read (herself) a story after supper. 2. Her parents (themselves) had encouraged her. 3. They said, "If you children want to play, you will have to see to it (yourselves).
  49. Algebra

    What is the difference between and equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable expression? Explain. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain. Write a mathematical phrase of sentence that can be
  50. English Help Please!!!

    Cohesion and Coherency/Sentence Variety This short paragraph has two distinct problems. First, to improve cohesion, rewrite these sentences so that old information is at the beginning of each sentence. Second, combine sentences and/or provide transitions
  51. English

    1. I (can) (do) 20 (push-ups). [right Answer: 4 points] 2. I (can) (do) 20 (up and down with arms). [ ___ points] ------------------- #1 is a correct sentence. The students who only filled in the first two parentheses got one point as a partial point. [can
  52. E.L.A. PLEASE CHECK!

    Which choice best describes the underlined words in the sentence? Use a star chart to identify the stars and planets on a clear night. Underlined: (The whole sentence is underlined) A-simple predicate B- compound predicate C- complete predicate D- none of
  53. Analytical Chem

    Determine [Zn2 ], [CN–], and [HCN] in a saturated solution of Zn(CN)2 with a fixed pH of 2.390. The Ksp for Zn(CN)2 is 3.0 × 10–16. The Ka for HCN is 6.2 × 10–10. I know the following is what needs to be done, but im unsure of how to go about it.
  54. PRE-ALGEBRA

    1. 5h – 9 = –16 + 6h (1 point) 4 –7 7 10 2. 4x + 4 = 9x – 36 (1 point) –8 –7 8 –3 3. Which of the following equations has an infinite number of solutions? (1 point) 3x – 3 = –4x 2y + 4 – y = 16 7x + 5 = 4x + 5 + 3x 6y – 2 = 2(y – 1)
  55. English

    1. Read each sentence and translate it into Korean. 2. Read all the sentences, and translate them into Korean one by one. 3. While you read the sentences in Part 1, interprete them into Korean one by one. 4. As you read all the sentences, you have to
  56. English

    1. It smells where the sun doesn't shine. (What does 'it' refers to in this sentence?) 2. Open your mouth wide. 3. Open your mouth widely. (Which one is grammatical?) 4. You should weigh your words before speaking. (What can we use instead of 'weigh'?) 5.
  57. Sentence structure

    After reading the book The Drop in my Drink: the Story of Water on our Planet and a student-teacher discussion, the student will be able list four different places that the tiny drop of water in a glass has been. How can I rephrase the last part of the
  58. English - sentence help

    I wrote this as a topic sentence for a Hamlet essay (it is a compare/contrast essay between the play and the 2000 film adaptation). "Maintaining the verisimilitude of Elizabethan times, the importance of respect and obedience are governed by the roles the
  59. ENGLISH!!

    What should i write about for the topic: responsibility for watching over your little brother....also explain the various ways you kept him safe...etc. and how you felt responsible for that person. Please give me lots of ideas about what to write for that
  60. English

    Should colonel be capitalized in this sentence? My Uncle Charles is a colonel in the US Army. Should sergeant be capitalized in this sentence? The speaker at our assembly was sergeant Arlene M Hayes.
  61. SPELLING SENTENCE

    My sentence is : The women rose their voice. is rose ok or is that the wrong spelling. pleese help and thank you.
  62. English

    1. He observes keenly, but says little. 2. He watches keenly, but says little. 3. He looks keenly, but says little. 4. He notices keenly, but says little. (Are they all the same? What is the similar sentence to Sentence 1?)
  63. english

    9-The colorful koi drift lazily in the pond,just below the water's surface. 10-These fish are a silent parade of reds and golds and oranges. 11-you can hear the sound of water as it passes over rocks on it's course through the gardens. 1-which sentence
  64. Computer Science!!!! Help!!!

    The book is not doing anything for me. Anyone know where I can find step by step tutorial of this? Specifically for Visual Basic 2012? And not just a simplified version, I mean EXACTLY how to do this. I have been looking through YouTube, my textbook (An
  65. English

    [1] The main environmental problem caused by the production of Greek yogurt is the creation of acid whey as a by-product. [2] Because it requires up to four times more milk to make than conventional yogurt does, Greek yogurt produces larger amounts of acid
  66. vocabulary help

    When the realtor realized that there was a large dent in the floor, he tried to __________ cover it before the potential buyers noticed it. flagrantly ostensibly (my answer) surreptitiously latently Choose the word that best completes the sentence. After
  67. math

    In third grade... Write an equation comparing test scores of 88 and 97. (Use a box for missing number) do you know how to answer this?
  68. math

    In third grade... Write an equation comparing test scores of 88 and 97. (Use a box for missing number) do you know how to answer this?
  69. English 9 A

    Hi! I need some help, also when checking my answers can you tell me an easy way to remember if a sentence has an essential clause or nonessential clause? Thank you! ** My guess 12. In which sentence is the nonessential clause uppercased A) The man LEANING
  70. English

    During the afternoon, my cats are content to nap on the couch.What is the meaning of these sentence? Content is the meaning of "the amount of a substance that something contains".Is it right?But I don't understand meaning of word "content" in these
  71. to ms.sue-writing project part 1

    Narrative Prompts (choose only one) • Your aunt arrives with a huge box. You hear strange noises coming from the box. Write a story about what’s inside. • Although you asked for an MP3 player for you birthday, your parents gave you a telescope. But
  72. Grammar

    Am I using the word pungent correctly in this sentence: I almost gagged from the pungent odor of smoke. Am I using an apostrophe correctly in this sentence: My little sister couldn't sleep in the crib located in my parents' room forever. Also, can I have a
  73. 8th Grade Language Arts Ms. Sue Help

    Select whether the sentence below is a simple, compound, complex or compound-complex sentence However, when David came to conquer the city with his army, he discovered that the Jebusites got their drinking water from a spring just outside the city walls.
  74. Writing...Grammar

    Hello, Is the common error in the following sentence an infinitive phrase? Having risen because of the rains, the hikers were unable to cross the river. The problem with this sentence is a misplaced modifier. Did the hikers rise because of the rains? You
  75. English

    1. Do you want to know more? (What is the part of speech of 'more'? Is it an adjective or an adverb?) 2. Look at this map of Dokdo. 3. Look at this map of Dokdo's. 4. Look at this Dokdo's map. (Dokdo is a small island. Which one is right? #4 is incorrect.
  76. English

    Has anyone read the book The Undomestic Goddess. Have to pick a subject and write about it. I think I picked a bad book. What could I write (an idea) that could set me off in the write track. I started writing how she was treated different when she was a
  77. to ms.sue-writing project

    please check: Narrative Prompts (choose only one) • Your aunt arrives with a huge box. You hear strange noises coming from the box. Write a story about what’s inside. what i wrote: every monday, my aunt would come and visit me.everytime my aunt visits
  78. PHI103

    1. "P v Q" is best interpreted as (Points : 1) P or Q but not both P and Q P or Q or both P and Q Not both P or Q P if and only if Q 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P & ~ P"? (Points : 1) True False Cannot be determined Not a sentence 3. If P
  79. writing process

    Choose one of the following topics. Write an 8-paragraph sentence paragraph that fully develops the topic. a. following instructions is very important. b. Advances in technology are making people less social. c. A high school diploma is important to my
  80. english

    6. In which sentence are the italicized words a dangling modifier? (A dangling modifier is a phrase that doesn't modify the noun that's near it.) A. Arriving ten minutes late, the store was closed for the night. B. Flying beneath the cloud, the pilot could
  81. Algebra

    The table below represents a linear function f(x) and the equation represents a function g(x): x f(x) −1 −5 0 −1 1 3 g(x) g(x) = 2x − 7 Part A: Write a sentence to compare the slope of the two functions and show the steps you used to determine the
  82. computer science

    write a program to select the classes that you are taking(Ex. Computer Science) .When the button is clicked, the program should print the names of the computer language studied. If no, check boxes have been selected, the sentence "No language studied
  83. 4TH GRADE MATH

    Wayne has told 34 fewer jokes than Anthony. Together, they have told one another 88 jokes. How many jokes did Wayne tell? How many jokes did Anthony tell? Write a number sentence and slove
  84. Math generic rectangles

    Out of all problems this one I just don't know. I started it but I'm unsure .can someone help me please. Draw a generic rectangle to find each product. Then write a multiplication sentence with parenthesis for each one. 7 (1+11) So I am thinking the
  85. Math- Math Analysis

    In a rectangular piece of cardboard with a perimeter of 20ft, three parallel and equally spaces creases are made (so the piece is divided into four equal sections.) The cardboard is then folded to make a rectangular box with open square ends. a. Write a
  86. English

    1. Select the letter of the underlined sentence part that contains an error in grammar or usage. If the sentence contains no error, select (E). The Endangered Species Act that was passed in 1966, made it illegal (A) (B) for people to kill, either for
  87. English

    1. I will go over to Japan. [Will is stressed in this sentence.] 2. I will go over to Japan. [Will is not stressed in this sentence.] 3. I'll go over to Japan. [We can see a contracted form, "I'll" here.] ======================================== Do we have
  88. bio

    what is the role of ATP in muscle contraction? What is the role of calcium in muscle contraction?
  89. English

    correct this sentence comparatively please He responded to the interviewer as candidly as Tom. correct this sentence comparatively please He responded to the interviewer as candidly as Tom. Comparative is "more candidly" -- now rewrite the sentence. =)
  90. English

    The plane came down later than expected. 15. In this sentence, what part of speech is the word down? A. Preposition B. Adjective C. Adverb D. Conjunction I picked C, because the word down modifies the verb came, which makes it an adverb. Is this correct?
  91. History Essay-english problem

    In my opening sentence for my essay "Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation" should I write "The Articles of Confederation were the first governing document of the United States of America." or should I write "The Articles of Confederation was the
  92. English

    1. Make sure you write some notes of/about the leson. 2. Make sure you make some notes of the lesson. 3. Make sure you take some notes of the lesson. ------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is better, 'of' or 'about' in
  93. Translating a sentence into a one-step equation

    Translate this sentence into an equation. The product of Greg's age and 6 is 102. Use the variable g to represent Greg's age.
  94. English

    Sentence (i) has been shortened in sentence (ii) by using a(n) (i) She likes a location that is in the sun. (ii) She likes a sunny location 1 - prefix 2 - adjective 3 - phrase 4 - connective #b - adjective?
  95. author

    “It is little wonder that they went land-mad…” Notice the verbs in this sentence. List at least three verbs that support this topic sentence and show how the settlers were indeed “land-mad
  96. 96 Elementary

    what is the subject and predicate in this sentence. 1.I love my new basketball. also I need to know what the compound subject and , or compound predicate is for this sentence. 1. Amy and her coach worked out a plan.
  97. Language Art

    Read this sentence from the third paragraph: First, it has large fins at the top of its head that look like ears. What is the main purpose of this sentence in the paragraph? A: To introduce a list of features B: To introduce a new topic C: To make
  98. Spanish

    How would you write the sentence "you (formal) need to study for English class" and "you (informal) need to study or English class" in Spanish
  99. Grammar

    I have another three sentence in grammar that I just need to know if I am right or wrong on. 1. Christa left home at 4:00a.m. since she had to drive to Atlanta for a meeting. since she had to drive to Atlanta for a meeting is the part that is underlined. I
  100. Grammar

    Readthe sentences. Write the first letter of the type of figurative language used in each sentence, S=Simily M=Metaphor H=Hyperbole P=Personification 1. The wind whistled through the trees. P 2. I am so hungry I could eat a horse. H 3. She was as quiet as