Questions tagged with subject

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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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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