1. highschool english

    Rewrite this paragraph, omitting the unnecessary words and replacing them with definite adjectives or nouns whenever possible. Tuesday was really quite a lovely day. It was sort of a funny day. The weather was OK. We went to a very nice picnic. We had a

    asked by yelena on January 12, 2010
  2. High School

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. Then, highlight the nouns modified by your adjectives in yellow

    asked by Sabrina on October 10, 2010
  3. english

    Share your thoughts on the following statement about writing from William Strunk and E. B. White's little book The Elements of Style. Think of one or two ways the writing you have worked on and revised might be like a drawing or a piece of machinery as

    asked by rita on March 7, 2011
  4. English

    Can anyone help me make a diamante poem about drums? Drums Sound Loud playing listening reading That's all I have so far. after that I have to put 2 nouns and 2 opposite nouns of the topic.. then opposite ing words... and then opposite adjectives about the

    asked by Anonymous on March 20, 2013
  5. English (8th Grade)

    I can only figure about half of this one out: Your assignment is to go back and label the parts of speech of each word in this paragraph. The only ones which you do not know are articles (a/the) and determiners (these/those/this/that). There are: nouns,

    asked by Leez on October 22, 2009
  6. English

    Some examples of tricky plurals include a.changing to y to it and adding -es in nouns that end in y after a consonant, as in city/cities. b.changing f or fe to a v and adding -es to most singular common nouns that end in f or fe, as seen in life/lives.

    asked by Anonymous on November 18, 2014
  7. French

    I have to rewrite this following sentence replacing the direct object nouns with direct object pronouns. Elle monte l'escalier. How would you do it???

    asked by Kody on October 27, 2010
  8. social studies, english

    what is drought? give 5 adjectives, 5 nouns, 5 verbs. write antonyms for 3 adjectives you have mention.

    asked by mita on February 8, 2012
  9. French 1

    I have to rewrite the following sentences replacing the words in parentheses with object pronouns. Am I correct here? Thanks much!!!! 1 J’ai ( mes ingredients) •

    asked by DANIELLE on June 6, 2007
  10. French 1

    Sorry my postings did not come through. I am trying again.Thanks I have to rewrite the following sentences replacing the words in parentheses with object pronouns. Am I correct here? Thanks much!!!! 1 J’ai ( mes ingredients) •

    asked by DANIELLE on June 6, 2007
  11. English

    What words have ive on the end? Adjectives, nouns, and verbs: http://www.onelook.com/?w=*ive&ls=a =)

    asked by Jody on March 26, 2007
  12. French 1

    I am having trouble with posting. I have to rewrite the following sentences replacing the words in parentheses with object pronouns. Am I correct here? Thanks much!!!! 1 J’ai ( mes ingredients) •

    asked by DANIELLE on June 6, 2007
  13. english-creative writing

    I really want a list of strong words; nouns, adjectives, and verbs. For my creative writing class I really want strong, concrete words to place emphasis on the right spots in my writing. Thanks. P.S.I'm in high school so please keep that in mind when

    asked by elise on November 28, 2007
  14. French-Notes

    The unit which I'm on right now focuses on different types of clothing found in diiferent types of stores. I'm having difficulties on some parts of this unit and would like clarification. Notes would be helpful. My chapter's title is On fait les magasins.

    asked by Anna on January 11, 2010
  15. Nouns

    Our son's 3rd grade teacher gave out a homework assignment which had the students make a sentence for each of their spelling words and then circle the "noun" in the sentence. We received his homework back from the teacher with the words, "I, you, He",

    asked by Richard on October 25, 2006
  16. Noiuns

    Our son's 3rd grade teacher gave out a homework assignment which had the students make a sentence for each of their spelling words and then circle the "noun" in the sentence. We received his homework back from the teacher with the words, "I, you, He",

    asked by Richard on October 25, 2006
  17. English

    How can you remember the noun, adjective, adverb, and changing adjectives and nouns into verbs suffixes and the anglo-saxon affixes?...i have the hard time memorizing them because it is hard to tell the difference...like adjectives and adverbs...do you

    asked by Shannon on March 12, 2008
  18. English grammar

    There are five kinds of nouns: Common nouns, collective nouns, material nouns, proper nouns, and abstract nouns. What kinds of nouns is 'hour'? It's a common noun, so it is a countable noun. Therefore we have to use many before hours. For example, how many

    asked by John on November 29, 2007
  19. Grammar

    http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/verb.htm Scroll down to the sections on Action Verbs and Linking Verbs. The explanations are really good and there are LOTS of examples to help you understand each term better. Predicate nouns and adjectives are just what

    asked by Writeacher on November 13, 2006
  20. English

    Instructions: Select the incorrect words in the paragraph. I delete the words in capital On the one of the hand, I have really enjoyed working with all of you in this department, but I came to realize I wasn't really happy in this type of work. In TO other

    asked by Alex on September 26, 2017
  21. English

    2. This modifier illustrates the rule that adjectives of two syllables vary. If the word ends in -y, change the y to i and add -er, -est endings. Otherwise, some two-syllable adjectives take -er, -est endings. Others take more, most and less, least.

    asked by christopher on April 20, 2010
  22. Maths

    A page of text is analysed, and of the 150 words on it, 30 are nouns, 10 of which start with a vowel. Of the words that are not nouns, 85 of them do not start with vowels. a. If the word on the page is chosen at random, what is the probability that it is a

    asked by Ted on November 4, 2016
  23. Algebra I

    Can anyone summarize the quadratic formula? I am trying to understand this for algebra without any unnecessary and overused words involved like Wikipedia and sites that give me a headache. I just want a paragraph (or more than if its impossible to

    asked by Micah on March 21, 2011
  24. English

    I forgot to include the following statements. 1) Use the simple past when reporting historical events and the simple present when referring to the main events in a plot. 2) The fact that Hamlet refers to himself using adjectives such as dullo

    asked by Franco on February 28, 2010
  25. english 11

    I need help finding out if i underlined the correct words that are nouns. If you wouldnt mind helping could you tell me what words are nouns so i know if i did it right? 1)The time was running out on the contest. 2)Even when she took the cold medicince,

    asked by Tara on September 23, 2007
  26. English

    What if I used the word "both" to refer to the two adjectives? Translate the following words into English; then choose two adjectives describing a person's character and define them both briefly.

    asked by Henry2 on October 31, 2011
  27. english project

    please help me to find 5 adjectives,5 verbs,5 nouns for the topic of drought.

    asked by chetna on February 8, 2012
  28. Language Arts

    how do i identify verbs,adverbs,nouns,pronouns,adjectives,preposition?

    asked by tench on September 10, 2008
  29. french

    i want a list of verbs,nouns,adjectives in English and translate into french.

    asked by Kweku on August 14, 2014
  30. adverb question

    i have to fill in the blank: adverbs of time tell ___ something happens. I wrote: when adverbs of frequency tell ___ something happens. i wrote : how often or is it also when? can you check this? i have an ARTICLES EXCERCISE 1) ARTICLES ARE USE WITH: a

    asked by marko on December 7, 2011
  31. critical thinking

    What is the difference between abstract nouns and concrete nouns? A. Concrete nouns can be identified by the senses, but abstract nouns can't. B. Abstract nouns describe something, but concrete nouns don't. C. Abstract nouns are specific, but concrete

    asked by Saddia on March 22, 2015
  32. major parts of speech

    select the incorrect statement. a. Major parts of speech are called content words because the carry most of the meaning fo communication b.Minor parts of speech are called function words because thay are concerned with meaning c. Major parts of speech

    asked by Jim Collum on June 12, 2013
  33. 1st grade

    Rewriting sentences with nouns and replacing them with pronouns.. The boys wanted to give a dad a gift.

    asked by Aretha on June 7, 2010
  34. Spanish 3

    I am having trouble with choosing the correct pronouns for these following questions: 1. Él _______ (a su hermano) da la manzana. se*** 2. Tú ______ lavas. (el coche) lo*** 3. Los niños ______ acuestan a las ocho. se*** 4. El hombre ____ (el libro) da

    asked by N.Dennis on October 18, 2014
  35. Medical

    Can some one please tell me all the: adjectives adverbs conjunctions nouns prepositions pronouns verbs - in this paragraph? please! Thank you. The patient was brought to the operating room and Bier block anesthesia was performed. The right upper extremity

    asked by Rebecca on February 2, 2015
  36. english project

    please I need help.atleast give me few adjectives,verbs,nouns so that I can use in this given topic ie. what must we as a individual do to keep our enviornment clean

    asked by chetna on February 3, 2012
  37. english

    Write a paragraph under the title " good words are full of flavor" Sarah, We do not do your homework for you. We will be happy to proofread and make suggstions if you will put your paragraph on the board. suggestion - Think of some really neat words that

    asked by sarah on January 16, 2007
  38. com155

    Can you check my paragraph for grammar errors, strong topic/concluding sentence,and any other recommended feed back? Paragraph two was more effective than paragraph one because it contained sentence variety and rhythm. Paragraph one consisted of short

    asked by blake on July 2, 2011
  39. Language 7

    Rewrite the sentences below so that the pronouns match the correct nouns, or change the pronoun so that it matches the right noun or nouns. a) She took the sweater out of the drawer and wrapped it up. b) The ball slowly rolled into the net, but it was

    asked by Curly Sue on April 7, 2011
  40. Sam, Spanish

    Don't miss the lengthy explanation of what you were doing last night with object pronouns replacing nouns. Hopefully you will be confused no longer! Sra

    asked by SraJMcGin on February 3, 2009
  41. english

    describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives what is the most effective way to determined whether a word is an

    asked by shelia on November 2, 2010
  42. Comp 155 Week 6

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine whether a word is an

    asked by Camille on August 9, 2011
  43. COM/155 English

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine whether a word is an

    asked by Jeremy on August 16, 2010
  44. English/Spelling

    Here is a list of words. 1. moral, 1. morality 2. mental, 2. mentality 3. individual, 3. individuality 4. general, 4. generality 5. eventual, 5. eventuality 6. personal, 6. personality 7. musical, 7. musicality 8. neutral, 8. neutrality 9. original, 9.

    asked by Hibbah Ahmed on November 6, 2013
  45. Science

    9. Which one of the following statements is characteristic of liquid water? A. It has a definite shape but not a definite volume. B. It has neither a definite shape nor a definite volume. C. It has a definite volume and a definite shape. D. It has a

    asked by Sara on August 21, 2012
  46. english

    Write the nouns and pronouns used as adjectives and the noun each one modifies. 1 the wings of a duck are small for its body weight.

    asked by lily on November 8, 2010
  47. com/155

    Review pp. 517–520. Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine

    asked by dan on January 13, 2011
  48. com/155

    Review pp. 517–520. Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine

    asked by jackie henton on October 6, 2010
  49. Com/155

    Review pp. 517–520. Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine

    asked by "Angie on October 4, 2010
  50. college

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives

    asked by Dickens on December 13, 2010
  51. english

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives

    asked by Jessica on October 25, 2010
  52. english

    Adjectives can describe A: nouns. B: verbs. C: other adjectives. D: All of the above answer D Minor parts of speech are often more crucial to A: form than meaning. B: meaning than form. C: sentences than paragraphs. D: paragraphs than sentences. answer B

    asked by Althea on July 28, 2017
  53. English

    I don't need help getting the question answered, just explained? help anybody? Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline

    asked by maria on August 29, 2010
  54. Grammar

    **Are the adverbs and adjectives correct? **Are there any other adverbs or adjectives i missed? **The adverbs are surronded by and the adjectives are surronded by (). **The second paragraph is the second part of the assingment, are than any grammar errors

    asked by Angelina on May 24, 2011
  55. English (Please help!)

    Which rules are correct for punctuating poems? Select all that apply. A. Use hyphens in compound words or between double adjectives that modify a noun. B. Use dashes in compound words or between double adjectives that modify a noun. C. Use commas to

    asked by Anonymous on March 9, 2018
  56. English

    Can you help with writing a paragraph using all these words? Scientist, encourages, limitations, robotics, asthma, and fit. All the words must be in the paragraph.

    asked by Tianya on March 2, 2011
  57. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. I really hope you can have a look at them, too. 1) I dress myself/I get dressed But not I wear myself. 2)R.E. stands for religious education. 3) In winter OR in the winter? Along/on the wall opposite the window

    asked by Franco on November 14, 2010
  58. 6th grade

    I keep mine on a bookshelf my dad and I built ourselves. I, mine, my, I=pronouns bookshelf, dad=nouns I have to identify all of the nouns, pronouns and adjectives.

    asked by Summer on September 21, 2010
  59. Language art

    Are the words " knowledgable and "daring" nouns in the sentence --" readers admire his knowledge and daring I think readers are nouns but why would knowledge and daring be nouns.

    asked by Olga on September 16, 2014
  60. Literature

    I really really need help with this, PLEASE. I need to list the nouns, verbs, and adjectives that establish and shape the mood of the poeom El Olvido by Judith Ortiz Cofer. Please, just give me some examples Thanks -MC

    asked by mysterychicken on December 22, 2009
  61. English 11 (Novel Study No country for old men)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

    asked by Pengu on December 8, 2009
  62. English

    When would using an image be unnecessary? Give an example. For this assignment, answer the following questions in essay form. Each answer should be in complete sentences and 200--500 words long. ~~ Could someone please help me answer this question? If you

    asked by Abby on October 24, 2015
  63. English 11 (No country for Old men Novel Study)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

    asked by Pengu on December 9, 2009
  64. English

    Ms. Sue are there any improper nouns or odd nouns, because according to the HW there are 2 nouns in this sentence. That was the best lunch I have ever eaten!

    asked by nicole on September 12, 2008
  65. Grammar

    Could somebody please explain to me the difference between the Proper and Specific Nouns. Also, is it possible for a Proper Noun to BE a Specific Noun, like a specific noun for desert could be Sahara, instead of wasteland? I've always dealt with proper

    asked by Megann on September 17, 2006
  66. Spanish

    I am trying to complete this Paragraph using these 7 words. 1. eres 2. soy 3. aveces 4. deportista 5. segun 6. le gusta 7. se llama. Some of the words can be used twice. Como se llama tu amigo.__________1. Kiko. Que _________2.hacer? Pues,__________3.

    asked by Shawn on November 11, 2011
  67. history

    name 4 nouns that describe president george washington and 3 verbs that tell how he acted of felt.and 2 adjectives that describe his last name.

    asked by dejanay on November 4, 2008
  68. English

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions. The tried and true methods quite often can't be beat.

    asked by Kenzie on February 7, 2012
  69. english help please!!

    n no fewer than three sentences, critique the following paragraph. Explain where it could be improved. Then, in your own words, rewrite the paragraph to make its writing stronger. Make sure you include a hook, supporting evidence, and a topic sentence. Use

    asked by Oscar on September 11, 2015
  70. LA

    What is the secret to reaching someone with words? Which of the poems—"Concrete Mixers," "The City Is So Big," or "Harlem Night Song"—best uses words to create a vision or an idea of the city for you? In a paragraph, state your opinion and support it

    asked by bopper on January 31, 2016
  71. Description

    What are descriptive words? what category do they fall under? Adjectives? Whats difference between adjective and verb? Verbs are action words right?

    asked by Cya on January 13, 2011
  72. Com 155

    I following is a paragraph regarding my experience with credit cards. I had to use least five adverbs and five adjectives in my paragraph. I have to bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives, the only problem is I am having a hard time figuring out

    asked by Leigh on December 8, 2010
  73. english project

    Topic-what must we as a individual do to keep our enviornment clean. put 5 adjectives,5 nouns,5 verb and write opposites of any 3. write 5 to 10 sentences.

    asked by chetna on February 3, 2012
  74. English

    I need help with this question: replace the underlined nouns in this paragraph with personal pronouns.Write the pronouns on the lines below. The nouns have a number right next to them for you to read. Here is the paragraph: Squanto was a Pawtuxet Indian

    asked by Ellen on September 28, 2007
  75. Technical Communication

    I have to rewrite a letter to a local newspaper. Original Text: your application for the advertised position has been forwarded to our personnel office. As the selection process moves forward, we will be in touch. Thank you for your interest. I have to

    asked by Amy on October 19, 2015
  76. Comm155

    Need help changing my passive voice words in my academic paragraph... In comparing paragraphs one and two, the flow and comprehension of paragraph two was much better. In paragraph one the author seemed to just be telling the facts instead of explaining

    asked by Mama on July 16, 2011
  77. Literature Essay (Writeacher)

    Writeacher, I truly need your help. I must finish this essay tonight but I am struggling. I read my thesis statement along with the first body paragraph, but it doesn't correspond whatsoever! I think I may need to rewrite the entire first paragraph. I

    asked by Victoria on January 11, 2014
  78. Literature Essay (Writeacher)

    Writeacher, I truly need your help. I must finish this essay tonight but I am struggling. I read my thesis statement along with the first body paragraph, but it doesn't correspond whatsoever! I think I may need to rewrite the entire first paragraph. I

    asked by Victoria on January 10, 2014
  79. English

    How do I write a paragraph without using any nouns?

    asked by Milki on September 8, 2010
  80. Identifying adverbs and adjectives

    The test (adverb)of wills between Jack Byrnes and Greg Focker escalates (adjectives) to new heights. It has taken 10 years, two little (adjectives) Fockers with wife Pam and countless hurdles for Greg to finally get "in" with his tightly (adverb) wound

    asked by Tony on January 5, 2011
  81. English grammar

    Common nouns are names for people, things, and animals which have regular shapes and boundaries. Collective nouns are names for people or things which have their members. Material nouns are names for gas, liquid, and solid which don't have regular shapes

    asked by John on November 29, 2007
  82. com155

    Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. What is the most effective way to determine whether a word is an

    asked by queen on December 7, 2010
  83. ENGLISH

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions. My parents want us to mind our p's and q's and to stick to the straight and narrow.

    asked by Anonymous on May 9, 2013
  84. ms sue - thanks

    is this correct on string of nouns you need and before the last one. On adjectives you do not? These sentences below are incorrect: incorrect Helen is bright, friendly, and confident. ( take out and) We have many dogs, cats, lions. (put in and)

    asked by Lizzie on May 2, 2016
  85. Latin

    Construe all the nouns and adjectives in the following sentence. Cum bonis amicis ex alta silva equis magnis volabimus in latos campos, ubi in magna villa bene habitabimus.

    asked by janey on December 12, 2016
  86. Spanish

    n your own words explain the difference between the possessive adjectives used for “our” as compared to other possessive adjectives in Spanish. Please provide examples of how these different version of "our" are used in Spanish. Explain what determines

    asked by ummmmmmm on November 9, 2018
  87. grammar

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions.Since we had worked like dogs for eight hours, we finally put a lid on it at 6:00 p.m.

    asked by Anonymous on May 17, 2012
  88. English

    Rewrite each sentence below, replacing all clichés with more creative or straightforward expressions Since we had worked like dogs for eight hours, we finally put a lid on it at 6:00 p.m.

    asked by LondonLashayy on April 4, 2012
  89. Writing

    What are some other details that can be used in paragraph writing other than using adjectives.

    asked by Boji on September 11, 2008
  90. English

    I'm sending you the sentences I'm most doubtful about. Thank you. I included my doubts in parentheses. 1) At the school of languages he meets three professors who are meditating on how to (?) improve their own country. 2) The first project they are working

    asked by Henry1 on May 12, 2011
  91. english

    credit card paragraph using five adverbs and five adjectives

    asked by charla on November 29, 2010
  92. english

    if i give you a paragraph can you point out the adverbs and adjectives?

    asked by sexy on June 29, 2011
  93. Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)

    How much more of the wordiness should I eliminate from my essay? I desperately want to receive an excellent grade for this assignment, but I can't if you refuse to read any more of my revisions. I don't want to bother you or make you upset, but I still

    asked by Victoria on April 7, 2014
  94. English

    Social studies is fun/difficult/easy/interesting/exciting. Math Is _________. Science is _________. -------------------------------- Other than the adjectives above, what other adjectives can we use for the blank? Can you name suitable adjectives?

    asked by rfvv on March 14, 2016
  95. French

    i know size adjectives come before nouns in french, but what if it's in a metaphorical sense? (for example, short life--would it be vie courte or courte vie?)

    asked by Cady on February 23, 2011
  96. Literature

    "Rewrite a section from 'Snow' using a different point of view. You can choose any point of view you like. You can also choose to rewrite any section from the story as long as it is atleast 1 paragraph in legth." This is the paragraph I chose: "Snow," I

    asked by mysterychicken on October 30, 2009
  97. another english multiple choice question

    They swarmed up towards Sherburn's house, a-whooping and raging like Injuns, and everything had to clear the way or get run over and tromped to mush, and it was awful to see. Children was heeling it ahead of the mob, screaming and trying to get out of the

    asked by Anonymous on December 5, 2006
  98. French

    I know that the definite article is normally used when discussing parts of the body, but I have oftentimes seen possessive adjectives with parts of the body while reading. Why is this? Is it just done for clarification? Thanks!

    asked by RC on September 15, 2009
  99. Grammar

    When is "the" considered an adjective? "The" is always considered an adjective. It's classified as an article and all three articles (the, a, an) are adjectives. They modify nouns.

    asked by Rosa on June 26, 2007
  100. English

    Use singular verbs for _______. names of companies compound subjects collective nouns when they refer to members acting individually words such as jeans and thanks my answer collective nouns when they refer to members acting individually

    asked by christopher on April 21, 2010