Questions tagged with subject

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Grammar, simple present
"Features like hands-off allow the user to ... " OR "features like hands-off allows the user to ..."
grammar simplepresent subject 0 votes, asked Aug 23 by Naram Muhesen
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Is or Are?
"Our love and passion for cars is at the heart of everything we do." "Our love and passion for cars ...
is are singular plural subject +2 votes, asked Aug 13 by Tiffany
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How do I know if it's an adjective or just part of the subject?
For example: "The Miami Heat players are pretty alright at basketball." Is the subject "The Miami Heat players" or is ...
adjective subject grammar adjectives subjects 0 votes, asked Jul 22 by Jason C
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Extra pronouns
Is there a rule about using extra pronouns in a sentence? For example, "The school board, THEY voted," "A teenager, ...
pronouns subject 0 votes, asked Jul 17 by Lynne Spratley
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Subject and verb agreements
I go with the first sentence is correct but I am not sure. Which one is correct? I'm looking for ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Jul 15 by Yena A.
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Pronoun usage (subject or object?)
In the following sentence, would "I" or "me" be correct?All of the English teachers, including Mrs. Sanford and I/me, were ...
pronoun subject object 0 votes, asked May 15 by Sara
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Functions of the Noun: Subject vs Noun in Apposition
In the sentence, "Holden, you need to write this letter yourself.", what are the functions of both "Holden and "you"? ...
subject appositive pronoun 0 votes, asked May 13 by Centaurdust146
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subject/verb
Please find the subject and verb in the sample sentence below: In my class is where you'll find the markers. ...
subject verb 0 votes, asked May 02 by Fian
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Me before you
The other day my friend said, "me and you have similar taste in music", I noted the me should never ...
Me you pronoun object subject 0 votes, asked Feb 20 by Katrina
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Who vs whom
I know the basic rules for when to use "who" or "whom," but sometimes I get a little confused. For ...
subject pronoun object who whom 0 votes, asked Feb 12 by Joshua Neumann
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Double subject or object
Intuitively, I believe the punctuation in these sentences are correct: "Dr. Peterson, my physician, told me I should avoid dairy." ...
subject object pronoun pronouns punctuation 0 votes, asked Dec 12 '14 by Jonathan
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Subject and predicate identify
"During Mozart’s final years in Vienna, while he was famous but quite poor, he composed many of his best known ...
subject verb predicate modifiers 0 votes, asked Nov 29 '14 by Arthur Acaster
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Implied Subjects
Is it considered improper grammar to leave out a subject in a sentence if you have previously stated the subject? ...
you subject 0 votes, asked Nov 08 '14 by Alex Bieser
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How to punctuate when the subject is a question
in the following sentences: My question was, where were you on the night of December 17? The problem is, can ...
punctuation questions subject 0 votes, asked Oct 23 '14 by Jonathan
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Commas after series in compound subjects.
I have a recurring problem with sentences that have compound subjects. Here's an example: "Being the best person you can ...
commas commaplacement series subject 0 votes, asked Oct 07 '14 by Keith Edwin Schooley
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Subject-verb agreement when a preposional phrase follows the subject
Merriam Webster gives: "Grammar is the set of rules that explain how words are used in a language." I believe ...
subject verb agreement +1 vote, asked Sep 29 '14 by Mark McDowell
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Subject and object when the verb is 'to be'
I have difficulty defining what is the subject and what is the object in the sentence: "The main application of ...
subject object 0 votes, asked Sep 17 '14 by Serafim S
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Subject Verb Agreement
OK, can someone please give me feedback on the following sentences: 1) I personally think the beer and skittles have ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Aug 25 '14 by creztor
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Subjec and verbs
When he comes,goes and stays, he cuddles,moves and trades. Is this correct? Is it correct to put several verbs after ...
subject verb 0 votes, asked Aug 13 '14 by Милош Милошевић
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subject and object
in the sentence 'you are here' what is the subject and object in the sentence?
subject object 0 votes, asked Jul 27 '14 by philip
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pronouns
If some asks, Who is next?" Should you answer "he" or "him.m. Please explain.
subject or object pronouns 0 votes, asked Jul 11 '14 by stacey jones
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there is vs. there are
Is the growing use / acceptance of there is - usually in contracted form - a symptom of our society's ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '14 by ...........
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Subject and Predicate
What is the subject and predicate for this sentence? Is the subject "a large tree" and the predicate would be ...
subject predicate 0 votes, asked Dec 16 '13 by sali
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"What a long day!"
I know that this is not a complete sentence, but would I technically be able to ask students to find ...
subject predicate exclamatory Sentence 0 votes, asked Oct 04 '13 by sali
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Identifying subject and predicate in a sentence
Is there any flexibility regarding what the subject of a sentence could be, if there are two nouns in the ...
subject predicate 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '13 by sali
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Subject Verb Agreement with "That"
Which is correct? I believe it is required of a pastor that he loves God and lets God lead him, ...
subject verb agreement subject-verb 0 votes, asked Jul 23 '13 by Becky Powers
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subject predicate
'stone walls do not make a prison' what is subject and predicate in this sentence.... ???? pls justify the answer ...
subject predicate 0 votes, asked Jun 07 '13 by parneet atwal
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pronoun part of the subject
subject"The king himself went down to open it." My question is why "the king himself" is the subject. How can ...
subject pronoun reciprocal 0 votes, asked Dec 26 '12 by lilacbox
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Capitalization of an abbreviation in a subject line
If I have to write 'wrt' in a subject line, should it be all small/all caps/first letter capital?
wrt Abbreviation capitalization subject email 0 votes, asked Dec 21 '12 by Ankur Sharma
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he/she or they
What pronoun should be used in my example sentence? Example: The new volunteer attends an orientation where they are given ...
subject pronoun +1 vote, asked May 01 '12 by Julie Haddan
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