which term correctly identifies the italicized phrase in the following sentence? the ice (hanging down from the tree branches) shone in the soft light a. prepositional phrase b. appositive phrase c. gerund phrase d. practiciple phrase

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  1. english 2

    can yall check my answers? 16. identify the sentence in which the underlined pronoun is used incorrectly a. YOU'RE never going to believe what i just heard! b. have you turned in YOU'RE english paper yet?

  2. English

    Choose the term that describes the CAPITALIZED phrase. Raoul’s sister, A GOLF PRO, gave him basic instructions. a. adjective phrase b. appositive phrase*** c. adverb phrase d. infinitive phrase

  3. Language

    1. Determine the meaning of the italicized word in the following sentence using the context clues provided. The new student bashfully told a joke to her peers and was relieved when they laughed. (1 point) nervously quietly happily confidently 2. Which word

  4. the parts of speech

    1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Thousands of years ago, fish were caught in nets and traps. ("and" is italicized) A. Preposition B. Conjunction C. Linking verb D. Pronoun B?

  5. English

    What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? 1. (Headed by a senior), the group drew up rules for School Spirit Week. - nominative absolute 2. My most valuable coin, (one from Spain), is worth more than $100.00. - prepositional

  6. English

    1.) Choose the term that best describes the underlined phrase Gripping the rail,*** "Lindsey stepped onto the ice". *** A.) independent clause B.) adjective clause C.) adverb clause D.) noun clause A 2.) Choose the term that best describes the underlined

  7. english 4

    Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire sentence in the box below. As the hurricane season was over, people returned to the cottages on the beach. Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire

  8. english

    38. Which of the following sentences contains a helping verb? (1 point) Eduardo looked in the basement, but the puppy wasn’t there. Sakkom hung wind chimes because she loves the sound. Roger has never performed a solo in his life. The leader of the troop

  9. 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

  10. english

    I need to combine the following sentence by changing the Italicized group of words into a gerund or gerund phrase. Then write the complete sentence using (prepositional phrase with a gerund object) I watch for the sales. This way I save money.

  11. language arts

    which term correctly identifies the italicized phrase in the following sentence? the ice (hanging down from the tree branches) shone in the soft light a. prepositional phrase b. appositive phrase c. gerund phrase d. practiciple phrase

  12. horizon

    What part of speech is the italicized word in the sentence below? What part of speech is the italicized word in the sentence below? Four score and seven years ago, our forefathers brought forth UPON this continent a new nation conceived in liberty and

  13. L.A

    In each sentence, if the italicized verb does not agree with the subject, circle the verb and write it correct form. I will capitalize the verb since I don't know how to italicized. 1.Big Ma and Cassie SHARES the same bedroom. How would I solve this?

  14. Language Arts

    7. Which sentence uses the italicized word incorrectly? 1 The dragonfly (SKIMMED) the surface of the pond. 2 When Aunt Hazel was young, no girl would ask a (FELLOW) on a date.**** 3 The young boy (SKIMMED) his knee on the pavement. 4 That (FELLOW) is

  15. english

    What type of clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? The driver, confused by the sign, made a wrong turn.

  16. English

    Mrs. Patti, "a math teacher at my school", plans to retire next year. Choose the term that describes the phrase in quotation marks. A.) adverb phrase B.) infinitive phrase C.) adjective phrase D.) appositive phrase I think it is C..?

  17. language arts

    which word or phrase in the sentence provides the best clue to the meaning of the italicized word in the sentence? (pls the one in parentheses) Puppies will often sit (expectantly) looking at their owners when they want to play a) looking at their owners

  18. English

    7. Which sentence contains italicized words that are used as an infinitive phrase? A. Tom went there for some flour. B. Kelly went to the grocery store. C. Mark wanted to go, but not today. D. Jane parked her car behind a truck. These words are

  19. English

    1. What type of context clue is provided for the italicized word in the following sentence? "The ice, snow, freezing wind, deep ice cracks, called crevasses (this is italicized), and lack of oxygen are constant threats to climbers’ safety and health." a)

  20. ELA

    Mikes was running quickly. Mike won the race. Which sentence best combines the two sentences using a participal phrase? What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence? If you were to watch a new movie, which one would you choose? Her brother lives near the

  21. english

    What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? Although her personality had not changed at all, Megan looked quite different is it: adverb clause infinitive phrase past participial phrase elliptical clause adjective clause

  22. English

    What type of clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? The play, a three-act farce, amused everyone.

  23. English

    "When you're finished", please lock the door. Choose the term that describes the phrase in quotation marks. A.) adverb phrase B.) adjective phrase C.) infinitive phrase D.) appositive phrase I have no clue for this one.

  24. English

    Which sentence contains italicized words that are used as an infinitive phrase? A. Jane parked her car behind a truck. B. Kelly went to the grocery store. C. Tom went there for some flour. D. Mark wanted to go, but not today.

  25. Language Arts

    18. Identify the term that correctly identifies the sentence. After all, I have always been a night owl, and I prefer moonlight to sunlight. A. Simple Sentence. B. Compound Sentence. C. Complex Sentence. D. Compound-Complex Sentence.*** 19. Identify the

  26. language

    What type of context clue is provided for the italicized word in the sentence below? when you are PRONE to something, you are likely to act or be a certain way. a) direct definition b) visual clue c) explanatory word or phrase d) antonym

  27. English

    My name, Cynthia, is from a Greek word for moon. Identify the term the correctly identifies each sentence... simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence I think it is B.

  28. English

    Which of the following sentences contains an italicized word that's used as a predicate adjective? A. Jerry looks ill today.(ill is italicized) B. Jerry looks into the microscope.(into is italicized) C. Jerry looks disdainfully at the pile of

  29. English

    Choose the term that describes the following phrase. Kris was anxious (about her new job) a. infinitive phrase b. adverb phrase c. adjective phrase d. appositive phrase***

  30. Business Communication

    Which statement correctly identifies the main benefit of writing a paragraph using the deductive order strategy? a) You can present any kind of evidence you wish to use. b) The reader knows from the outset what your main point is so he or she is prepared

  31. language arts

    Identify the term that correctly identifies the italicized word(s) in each sentence. 7. Listening to the mix CD my brother made for me, I began to hope he would make me another. (1 point) adverbial phrase gerund phrase infinitive phrase participial phrase

  32. english

    Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the phrase in parentheses in the following sentence: One goal is (to see potato-starch food boxes rather than Styrofoam ones). a. adjective e. object of a preposition b. adverb f. direct object

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. Language Arts

    15. Read the following lines from the story “Forbidden Fruit.” Of course, in childhood there were occasions when I could have tasted pork in kindergarten or ate at the home of a friend, but I never broke the commandment. When we had rice and pork in

  36. English

    Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the phrase in parentheses in the following sentence: One goal is (to see potato-starch food boxes rather than Styrofoam ones). a. adjective e. object of a preposition b. adverb f. direct object

  37. grammar

    what type pf clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? Frances has plenty of time (to devote to her painting) appositive adverb clause infinitive adjective clause present participle phrase

  38. english

    What type of clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? The play, a three-act farce, amused everyone. please help fast!!

  39. English

    What type of clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? (Jumping across the ditch), the fire threatened our house.

  40. English

    Combine the sentences by changing the italicized word group to an infinitive or infinitive phrase. Then write the complete sentence in the paragraph box. (italicized word group) 1. The journalist took a job in the hotel. (This way he would get facts for an

  41. Pratical English

    11. Which sentence below contains a correctly used modifier in italics? A. He spoke sharply to his sister. B. I feel goodly now that I'm over the flu. C. Joe looked sad at his broken bike. D. The sauce tasted bitterly, and I couldn't swallow it. 12. Which

  42. English

    identify the choice that best describes the italicized word or phrase in each sentence (1-4) 1. Bowling is a 'growing' sport that traces it's ancestry back to ancient Egypt. a; participle b;verb. c;gerund.** 2.'rolling a perfect game' is a goal that few

  43. 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

  44. English

    Choose the term that describes the underlined phrase. When you’re finished, please lock the door. A. adverbial clause*** B. adjective phrase C. infinitive phrase D. appositive phrase

  45. math

    Claudia wants to test if the binomial 3x−6 is a factor of P(x)=3x3−9x2+9x−6. First, she evaluates P(_[blank 1]_). After simplifying correctly, she is left with a remainder of _[blank 2]_. Based on the remainder, she correctly concludes that 3x−6

  46. Check my answers

    Question 1.Choose the answer that identifies the case of the parentheses word. My grandparents always go to the square dances with the Warrens and (them). nominative objective possessive *** my answer none of the above Question 2. Choose the pronoun that

  47. English

    Which term correctly identifies the italicized phrase in the following sentence? "The ice *hanging down from the tree branches* shone in the soft light.". A. Prepositional phrase B. Appositive phrase * C. Gerund phrase D. Practiciple phrase

  48. english

    Identify the term that correctly identifies the capitalized word(s) in each sentence. 7. LISTENING TO THE MIX CD MY BROTHER MADE FOR ME, I began to hope he would make me another. a. adverbial phrase b. gerund phrase c. infinitive phrase d. participial

  49. Lang. Arts

    Identify the term that correctly identifies the capitalized word(s) in each sentence. 7. LISTENING TO THE MIX CD MY BROTHER MADE FOR ME, I began to hope he would make me another. a. adverbial phrase b. gerund phrase c. infinitive phrase d. participial

  50. Language Arts help last questions please

    Identify the italicized word(s) in each sentence. 17. Going outside during a thunderstorm is not the wisest thing to do in the summer. (*Going outside during a thunderstorm* is italicized) gerund phrase participal phrase infinitive phrase prepositional

  51. English

    Select the letter of the choice that correctly identifies the underlined phrase in the sentence. 1. The 17th century Pilgrims were the first Europeans (to arrive on Cape Cod.) A. infinitive phrase B. absolute phrase C. prepositional phrase D. appositive

  52. Language Arts

    I just need someone to double check my work. :) Here are my answers: 1. C 2. B 3. A 4. B 5. D 6. B 7. A 8. A Here are the questions: Choose the option that correctly identifies the ( underlined words ) in each sentence. 1. (Stretching for 210 miles), the

  53. Reading

    Choose the option that correctly identifies the words in () in each sentence. 5. (Stretching for 210 miles) , the Thames is in England. (1 point) prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase 6. (Eating flesh with razor-sharp

  54. english

    What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? By serving as a popcorn vendor, Don saw many good games. present participial phrase nominative absolute appositive past participial phrase prepositional phrase with a gerund

  55. Lang Arts

    Select the letter that corresponds to the word or words that the italicized phrase modifies or describes. 9. The scientist Jane Goodall was born (in London) in 1934. a. in 1934 b. Jane Goodall c. scientist d. was born 10. In her twenties, she began her

  56. english

    What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? By mistake I opened a package addressed to my sister. adverb clause infinitive phrase past participial phrase elliptical clause adjective clause

  57. Language Arts~!

    * Trying to laugh as quietly as possible,* Lucas snuck out of the kitchen. prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase * Singing loudly in the shower* is what Jessica loves to do every morning. gerund phrase participial phrase

  58. Language Arts

    * Trying to laugh as quietly as possible,* Lucas snuck out of the kitchen. prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase * Singing loudly in the shower* is what Jessica loves to do every morning. gerund phrase participial phrase

  59. Help me, plz

    This is my last question(s) of the day. [Singing loudly in the shower] is what Jessica loves to do every morning. gerund phrase participial phrase*** appositive phrase prepositional phrase Meat [that is produced organically] is often quite expensive.

  60. English

    Choose the phrase that would best replace the italicized words in the sentence A: A pleasant melody ** B: A band playing loudly C: A welcome sound D: A warning signal

  61. english

    Identify the italicized part of the sentence. The main event will be a memory contest. Will is italicized

  62. college

    Write a sentence of at least 150 words—no substituting semicolons or conjunctions for periods and no stream of consciousness. Include at least one of each of the following: gerund phrase, participial phrase, infinitive phrase, appositive, adjectival

  63. english

    What grammatical structure is the italicized portion of the sentence? Although her personality had not changed at all, Megan looked quite different. First part is italicized!

  64. language atrs

    In which sentence does the italicized pronoun agress in numbers with its italicized antecedent? The boys want their dessert now. The waiter refilled their glasses as they emptied it.

  65. Language Arts

    Choose the phrase that would best replace the italicized words in the sentence. the ringing of the school bell was "music to my ears" A. a pleasant melody B. a band playing loudly C. a welcome sound** D. a warning signal

  66. English

    Choose the sentence in which the italicized pronoun agrres in number with its italicized antecedent or antecedents. 1 The boys want their dessert now. 2 The waiter refilled their glasses as they emptied it.

  67. Language help

    (Singing loudly in the shower) is what Jessica loves to do every morning. a. gerund phrase b. participial phrase c. appositive phrase *** d. prepositional phrase (Sam and Dean were shocked to find they both enjoyed playing soccer.) a. subordinate clause

  68. College English 101

    On these we had to say if the sentence is Prepositional phrase, Participial, Gerund phrase, Infinitive phrase, or Appositive phrase. 1. Losing weight gradually gives the body time to adjust. I can not figure out if it is an Infinitive phrase, or

  69. english

    Is this right after i fixed the sentence? Also did i use phrase "more than expected" in the sentence correctly? If I were Ashlee, I will not think that I would be able to provide assistance, more than expected, to the patient’s personal life besides

  70. English

    What is the participle in the participle phrase italicized below? Refusing to settle for less (italicized), the girl kept searching for her job. A. refusing B. settle C. for D. less A What does the compound word foremost mean based on what you know about

  71. 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. A. Run-on sentence B. Infinitive phrase C. Prepositional phrase D. Dangling modifier correct C. PrepositioNal

  72. 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

  73. english

    11.Which of the following pairs of ideas could be combined into a compound sentence? (Remember that only related ideas should be joined into a compound sentence.) A. The days became longer. The children could play outside later. B. The street lights were

  74. Language Arts

    Im not really sure about these. But i just put what i think, correct if im wrong? (Stretching for 210 miles,) the Thames is in England. a. Prepositional phrase b. gerund phrase c. participial phrase

  75. business

    Which statement correctly identifies the main benefit of writing a paragraph using the deductive order strategy? You can present any kind of evidence you wish to use. The reader knows from the outset what your main point is so he or she is prepared to

  76. english

    Which term best describes the underlined words? Originating in Bohemia, the polka was first developed around 1830. A. infinitive phrase B. participial phrase C. gerund phrase

  77. Business Communication

    Which statement correctly identifies the main benefit of writing a paragraph using the deductive order strategy? a) You can present any kind of evidence you wish to use b) The reader knows from the outset whay your main point is so he or she is prepared to

  78. English

    Which term correctly identifies the underlined words in the sentence? Having shopped for hours and purchased several items, the family was ready to go home. A. infinitive phrase B. infinitive C. participial phrase D. participle

  79. language

    Identify the italicized word or words in each sentence Going Outside DURING A THUNDERSTORM is not the wisest thing to do in the summer. a) infinitive phrase b) participial phrase c) gerund phrase d) prepositional phrase

  80. language

    Identify the italicized word or words in each sentence the pool COVERED UP SINCE THE END OF SUMMER LAST YEAR is now open, clean and ready to use. a) infinitive phrase b) participial phrase c) gerund phrase d) prepositional phrase

  81. language

    Identify the italicized word or words in each sentence Simon preferred LISTENING TO MUSIC as he did his homework a) infinitive phrase b) gerund phrase c) infinitive phrase d) prepositional phrase

  82. language

    Identify the italicized word or words EATING FLESH WITH RAZOR-SHARP TEETH is how piranhas survive. a) gerund phrase b) infinitive phrase c) participial phrase d) prepositional phrase

  83. English; Grammar

    Hey there! I'm just needing to check my 10 questions because I'm still lost and need assistance. Please correct me if I'm wrong and tell me why! ----------------------------- 1) Choose the answer that identifies the participial in the sentence. Dozens of

  84. English

    Identify the italicized phrase in the following sentence. Jolene went to the city to find a new job.

  85. English

    a. prepositional phrase e. infinitive phrase b. appositive phrase f. absolute phrase c. participial phrase d. gerund phrase The Pilgrims, members of a Protestant group "within the Church of England" who demanded reforms in doctrine and worship,sought

  86. English IV

    Help Please! Choose the function of the italicized infinitive phrase shown below. (stars indicate italicized infinitive phrase) Meridith is *to be restored as captain.* Answer Options: Function of infinitive: Adjective, Adverb, or Noun. (I chose adverb &

  87. English

    Which BEST identifies and explains the function of the word gardening as it is used in this sentence? Gardening is a pleasant and productive pastime for people of all ages. A) In the selected sentence, the word gardening is a gerund, and the gerund phrase

  88. english

    Identify the italicized phrase in the following sentence. Jolene went to the city to find a new job. adverb adjective noun

  89. 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. SUDDENLY, BEFORE, OUTSIDE 1) Everyone in the cafeteria was

  90. English

    Please some one check to see if I got these right. Thank you:) 1.Which personal pronoun correctly completes the sentence? The pitcher for our team will be either __________ or Jake. him his he** 2.Which personal pronoun correctly completes the sentence?

  91. English

    Choose the term that describes the phrase in parentheses . You can just give the homework to Marc, (my next door neighbor), to give to me. adverb phrase adjective phrase appositive phrase participial phrase******

  92. Language Arts 6 Ms. Sue please

    1. Which word is modified by the adjective in the sentence below? The drama production will start promptly at 8 o'clock. Start Promptly Production Drama 2. Which word is modified by the adjective in the sentence below? Not a single day goes by without me

  93. English

    1. identify the adjective phrase in this sentence. The rice in the pot is not yet completely cooked. **Completely cooked 2. The convertible in the garage has only 20000 miles on it. **only 20000 miles 3. Identify the word that the capitalize adective

  94. language arts HELP PLZ

    1)which of the following passages from "The Pigman and Me" helps to create a humorous mood? A.I just shut up and stared down at the ground B.i was terrified because I didn't know how to fight C.May your left ear wither and fall into your pocket D.he

  95. 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

  96. English 12

    Identify the term that best describes the italicized word. Nobody was really surprised when the votes were counted and Frank became class president. (Became is italicized) A. Transitive Verb B. Intransitive Verb

  97. english

    9. Cell phones were first invented in the early 1970s by Martin Cooper, "vice-president" of the Motorola company, and they were so large they were called “The Brick.” (1 point) cell phones invented Martin Cooper The Brick 10. This area of the country

  98. language

    Identify the capitalized words in each sentence. HOLDING THE FLASHLIGHT IN HIS HAND,Marcus looked under and around the bushes to see if he spotted the missing wallet. a) prepositional phrase b) gerund phrase c) participial phrase d) appositive phrase

  99. stats

    Jim is a randomly chosen member of a large population in which 6% are heroin users. Joe tests positive for heroin in a drug test that correctly identifies users 98% of the time and correctly identifies nonusers 95% of the time. What is the probability that

  100. english

    Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire sentence in the box below. As the hurricane season was over, people returned to the cottages on the beach. as the hurricane season was over is italicized.

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