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Concord for "an infinite number of"
In the following sentence, should "be" be singular or plural? There (be) an infinite number of universes. Also, would it ...
concord 0 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by Alex Madjarov
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Adjectives
Which one is correct?He is sleeping, so please try to talk as softly as you can.OrHe is sleeping, so please ...
0 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by May
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Preposition
May I know which sentence is correct?1. They are playing football at the field.2. They are playing football in the ...
0 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by May
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Sentence Structure problem
Please check my sentences and answers below: 1. I only signed up for two classes. Correction: Misplaced Midifier - I ...
-1 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by Cenen gozun
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Faulty Parallelism
Why is there a faulty parallelism on the sentence below? After reading the story, it opened my eyes to the ...
0 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by Cenen gozun
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what type of sentence is this comma splica or run-on
Tasha, my next door neighbor, loves solving Algebra problems in class she's always the first to finish. See example: Tasha, ...
0 votes, asked Mar 28 '12 by tinya prayer
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topic sentence
is this topic sentence too narrow, too broad or is it a correct topic sentence? See example: The functions of ...
0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Debrah
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confusing modifiers
I am not sure I understand the explanation. Am I to change the word upon? See example: Jodi can be ...
0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Deborah
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Misspelling
Author name McCluskey See example: It is also my responsibility to facilitate the teaching and learning process by addressing students' ...
0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Faisal Khasawneh
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Apostrophes with classical names that are planets
Fowler's Modern English Usage (3rd ed) urges the use of 's when one encounters a name ending in s. However, ...
punctuation grammar apostrophe 0 votes, edited Mar 27 '12 by Robert Cooper
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need help with pullet point
it keeps telling me to reword, or fragment See example: -Recognize shapes, and colors - .
0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by vicky
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Squinting Modifiers
Elie’s father finds, that despite his physical weakness as an older man, he was challenged to continue on his will ...
-1 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Cenen gozun
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Sentence Structure problem
Please help me identify the sentences structure problem. Fragment, Comma Splice,Fused Sentence,Misplaced or Dangling sentence. Please explain how to correct. ...
0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Cenen gozun
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Subject verb agreement
When using the form Employer/Insurer, in place of the The Employer and Insurer, is it correct to use a plural ...
Verbs 0 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Joseph A. Maniscalco, Jr.
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Sentence Structure problem
I dont know if the sentence below is a Comma Splice, Run-on, Dangling Modifier or a Misplaced Modifier?How to correct ...
+2 votes, asked Mar 27 '12 by Cenen gozun
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Spelling of the Qur'an
The humanities book I am studying uses the apostrophe in the word as I have typed it in the subject ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Theresa
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either/or, neither/nor
I usually avoid these words because I don't know how to use them. What's the latest word on these words?
+4 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Janet Kay Jensen
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nonverbal communication
I have a run on sentence See example: When a customer would approach that individual they would nod heads as ...
+1 vote, asked Mar 26 '12 by mortricia ray
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Linkedln
correct spelling See example: Research Question 2: Which web applications such as Linkedln or Twitter will a company prefer in ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by brenda
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On behalf of the team and myself
Should "and myself" be deleted in this sentence? On behalf of the team and myself, I would like to congratulate ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by michelle murray
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Usage of 'Services'
Is it proper to use services? "I would like to offer my volunteering services for the noble cause."
vocabulary 0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Rahul Gupta
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grammer mistakes
is my written text is ok grammertically See example: I have extremely relaxing office, and my office is located at ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by ghulam mahmood
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Please show me another way to word the sentence below.
There were two times when I could not be an administrator on duty due to finalizing my Action Research Paper ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Consuella Johnson-Caldwell
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How would you re-word the sentence below?
As I look at these young teachers in this phase of their life cycle, reminds me how it once was ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Consuella Johnson-Caldwell
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How would you re-word the sentence below?
In my current work setting, I am one of the older and more experienced teachers There are a few young ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Consuella Johnson-Caldwell
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Dangling Modifiers
This is the sentence given: Putting the last dishes in place, the table was finally set. I changed it with: ...
0 votes, asked Mar 26 '12 by Cenen gozun
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can't cannot can not
is the use of can't or cannot improper in academic essays? Grammarly keeps suggesting I use "can not." See example: ...
+1 vote, asked Mar 26 '12 by dwight heseman
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grammar
please, tell me what is wrong with this sentance? thank you See example: When spring starts, everything around become awoke ...
0 votes, asked Mar 25 '12 by Yuliya
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Barack, Obama , Malia
It's saying that Obama is spelled wrong ! See example: First Lady Michelle , She is the wife of a ...
0 votes, asked Mar 25 '12 by mary drake
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active voice
again, how may I write the below text in active voice. See example: During those troublesome times, the school and ...
0 votes, asked Mar 25 '12 by Elaine Warthen
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