Questions tagged with subject

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Grammar and Syntax
Is it technically correct to repeat the subject in a sentence instead of using a pronoun if you use a ...
repeated subject coordinating conjunctions 0 votes, asked Nov 29 by F
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Describing subjects range
If I'm describing a scanner and I write something along the lines of "It can scan everything from black and ...
subject describe +1 vote, asked Nov 28 by TristanVujovic
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Need a sentence with "set" "lay" or "lie" (not as fibbing) forming a sentence
Use "set" as subject in sentence then past tense "lay" or "lie" (NOT fibbing) as verb
sentance set subject lay past-tense 0 votes, asked Nov 22 by Donna McGuinness
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Identify the subject and the adjectives
I have a pen with red, blue, and green ink. What is the subject? What are the adjectives?
subject adjective 0 votes, asked Nov 16 by Cara Oliver
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she vs. her
If I am asking, in writing, whether to pretend to be a specific woman, which would I say? "Should I ...
she her noun subject 0 votes, asked Nov 10 by Kaila
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Object or Subject Pronoun
"Sprawled out before us, lies a stunning array of plants and animals" Grammarly says: "it appears you have used the ...
object pronoun object-pronoun subject subjective 0 votes, asked Nov 07 by James Bearpark
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Subject Agreement
Does this sentence need another subject? The library is a welcoming and inclusive community center connecting residents to informational, cultural, ...
subject agreement 0 votes, asked Oct 12 by g
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Can an adjective be subject
Can an adjective be subject like heavy is my head? Are there grammar rules for such use?Thank you
subject +1 vote, asked Sep 22 by Uthman Alzubaidi
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subject or predicate
" Here is the Manager " Which is subject and predicate ?? Thank you
subject predicate 0 votes, asked Sep 18 by Kristy Nancoo
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Best option.
Which of these sentences is best/most correct and what the subject/verb in each? Is there an adjective here? "The key ...
subject object verb adjective 0 votes, asked Aug 30 by Allan
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Can we use both verb in past tense?
When we use like could ,should ,would,might etc then can we use past participle?
subject could past-participle 0 votes, asked Aug 19 by Omar
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I saw this sentence the other day. " Yesterday saw a high of 35 degrees." I wanna know why do ...
verb subject grammar 0 votes, asked Aug 15 by Kevin Lin
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What is the subject in this sentence
Either Jim or his close frineds win/wins the contest what is the subject in this sentence and What shoud the ...
subject either verb 0 votes, asked Aug 09 by PangPond Siradanai
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She saw John took...
For the verb of perception 'saw', I know these are correct: - She saw John take the book. - She ...
verb pronoun Non-Finite subject tense 0 votes, asked Aug 08 by Irene
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One related to subject verb/adjective agreement
I'm trying to create an error message; someone I work with has posted an incorrect message, which I wish to ...
grammar english subject adjective subject-verb 0 votes, asked Aug 02 by Momo
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The sense subject is different from the subject
I'm just wondering why these are OK "Measurements were taken using a hardness tester." "Bibliographic searches were performed by accessing ...
sense subject 0 votes, edited Aug 02 by Keiko Tamura
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the same subject
I had done my homework for two hours before I got home. I had been doing my homework for two ...
the same subject 0 votes, asked Jun 20 by Emma
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Subject and Object
How can you tell the subject of a sentence apart from the object?
subject object 0 votes, asked Jun 15 by Rachel M
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relative noun verb agreement
[The Egyptians built the pyramids out of giant stone blocks that weight several thousand kilograms each.] weight or weights, which ...
relative pronoun subject verb aggreement 0 votes, asked May 23 by jerry pan
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Which verb?
From this Union was born John and Tony OR were born John and Tony????
subject verb agreement +1 vote, asked May 06 by Nancy Sasgen
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Struggling with identifying these in the following sentences. Would like to make sure I am on the right track. Some ...
subject verb object phrases grammar 0 votes, asked Mar 28 by Shane
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Quick subject identification.
What is the subject(s) of the following sentence? There is a house in new orleans whose veranda is lines with ...
subject subject-verb 0 votes, asked Feb 21 by Justin Oliver
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Is "Not so" a sentence?
Hi. I'm in the legal profession. It's relatively common in legal writing to encounter the phrase "Not so" used as ...
Sentence subject verb not so +1 vote, asked Feb 16 by Ben Burkett
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Both of them...
Is it correct to say, "Both of them went to the movies"? Them is an object pronoun and so shouldn't ...
subject object they Them both 0 votes, asked Jan 27 by Jenny
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Subject of a verb or a sentence
As far as I know, the grammatical terms 'subject' and 'object' are related to verbs. But we do hear such ...
subject +2 votes, asked Dec 28 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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Identify the type of sentence.
Identify the italic part of the sentence below. Although she pretends otherwise, Martha can't stand the haughty people at her ...
predicate subject objects object complement +1 vote, edited Nov 13 '15 by Salman Khan
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What is the subject of this sentence? What is the predicate?
Please HELP. I am trying to help my 5th grade brother with his grammar hw and this one is confusing ...
predicate subject homework identify 0 votes, asked Oct 05 '15 by Britney Vedia
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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 '15 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 '15 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 '15 by Jason C
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