Questions tagged with prepositional

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Prepositional phrases and commas
My question is about punctuation. When there is a sentence that starts with "For three years" is that considered the ...
comma placement PREPOSITIONAL phrases 0 votes, asked Jan 05 by rebecca
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Wait as a transitive verb.
My friend and I are having an argument. He says that it is proper to say "What are we waiting?" ...
transitive intransitive direct object PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Nov 25 '14 by Faris Sweiss
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indirect or direct object
In this sentence, I emailed a travel agency for information about flights to Nepal. Is "a travel agency" the indirect ...
object indirect direct PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Sep 18 '14 by Yofes
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Is using double object pronouns ungrammatical?
"I'm going to send him them." That sentence sounds horrid and I thought it was grammatically incorrect. Shouldn't it be ...
pronouns PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Jun 15 '14 by Songibrd
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Here is my example: I alert the people to the problem. Is "alert" a ditransitive verb? Indirect objects are supposed ...
indirect object PREPOSITIONAL Phrase 0 votes, asked Feb 11 '14 by C
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