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Sentence and Word Structure

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All sentences have a subject and a verb but their structures can vary widely. Use the right words and active verbs to create powerful sentences for your prose.
Keenly aware of the dangers of invasive species, he planted his  garden with indigenous plants,
You should believe that you can do as many things as you want todo. . You have to want to believe . . Hear me now; believe me later! . I believe my teacher.
  When both sides of a war agree to a suspension of hostilities. A truce.
i have collapse idea in my mind
The word 'brigantine' is a noun , a word for a typeof ship, a word for a thing. A noun functions as the subject of a sentence or a clause and asthe object of a verb or a preposition. Example: We saw the brigantine as the sails appeared on thehorizon. (direct object of the verb 'saw')
If a sentence can be taken two ways we say it is ambiguous. Wordsthat sound the same are called Homophones, or Homographs if theyare written the same way. If one of these were used in a sentence, then it could be called apun or a play on words if it is a joke, or a double entendre if itis sexual or...
rubbing two sticks together will generate a fire 
Look at the beautiful scenery. Maybe have a picture of some beautiful scenery.
  == Answer ==   pirates of the carribean, the curse of the blackpearl, captain barbosa to elizabeth swan. 
These mosquitoes are bothersome.
This is only full stop , and any other punctuation .
After the earthquake the bridge was unstable, it could collapse at any moment.
 1. Closea) Shut :  Did you close the windows before leaving the  house?   b) Near: The post office is close to the bank in  the main town.   2.Bow   a) Type of knot: She always wraps her presents with colourful  bows /bəʊz/   b) To make a forward movement with the top part of...
Although it wasn't exactly what she wanted to do, Amy knew she  would have to compromise.
My enemies are numerous.
Examples:Let's go fly a kite.Let's go out to dinner.Let's text about it instead.
A camcorder, or video camera recorder, is a portable electronic device with the ability to capture and record video. Anyone shopping for a camcorder will quickly realize the market is flooded with hundreds of models from dozens of different manufacturers. Add to that an overwhelming number of...
A dealer will hand out the cards and you will not look at your cards.
  == He decided to have life as a bandit because when he was 16 years old someone raped his sister and he killed him and he had to change his name from Pancho to Francisco Villa. It forced him to move away from the country for more than 4 years. ==
Leaves flying in the air hoping to make a gentle, yet peaceful landing
He never had a truer friend than his sergeant in the army. GPS systems can provide a truer basis for locating positions than celestial navigation.
"The British Prime Minister lives at 10 Downing  street, London."
a sentences?? a sentence. Micheal Jackson will live on through his music. Some people live on noodles and coke. Live on is a phrasal verb. Phrasal verbs can have a literal meaning and a non literal (idiomatic) meaning. The first sentence is non literal the second sentence is non literal.
To speak to you is correct although to speak with you would be  perfectly understood.  To speak with you suggests a two-way conversation compared to  speak to you which implies one-way traffic.    Depending where the speaker is located, both could be correct 
Friday morning we set out on what was to become the biggest adventure of our lives. At school we have an adventure playground that is real good!
That would be a matter of opinion. "Jesus wept." is a depressing sentence, and the shortest verse in the Bible. Or this poem by an unknown author makes an argument for the saddest words: "Of all the words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been'!"
I abhor that sport but still manage to accomplish all the given  tasks.
Dehumidifiers remove moisture from the air. What's that moisture on your glasses?
A connotation in a sentence both refers to who/what is being acknowledged and describes it, or gives more detail about it. For example, a connotation of the character Harry Potter is "the boy who lived." When referring to Harry, I could call him "the boy who lived." This way, people can get a better...
"His infatuation with all things Star Trek was of concern to his friends."
When making a phone call, verbally responding to computer generated questions is an innovation that I don't like. Innovation is good.
His sword and buckler were old and cracked.
Adhere to my suggestions, Wiki answers, or your questions shall remain in the dark! "Adhere" basically means to be compatible/devoted with/to something, or be in accordance with.
You have done that yourself.
no hi is not a sentence because a sentence has a SVO (subject verb and object) Hi is just a subject it needs a verb with it
Cash box = cash register.The customers at the A&P handed the cashier their money and she placed it into the cash box.
coaxial is useful in the fact that not only is it used by your  cable boxes to recieve tv channels but it also can be used at the  same time with a modem to receive an internet connection from your  isp!
a number that is left after division has been completed.
Anyone who wanted to refer to the earth being the centre of something.
"The devastation in the wake of the earthquake was vast."
All of my study stuff is kept in the cupboard.Kids love to sneak into the snack cupboard when they have friends round.
I created a diversion while johnny ran from the bear unseen.
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"At this, she decided it was no use not sulking any longer, and  decided to go into the corner and mope."
They have traction in this game.
Yes, because you are telling someone to be responsible, it is both imperative and intensive.
Generally, you would use was with I, such as in the phrase 'I was at school'. In this case, using 'were' would be wrong. However, there's something called the subjunctive mood, which means that you would use 'were' instead of 'was'. You use the subjunctive when you're talking about a possibility, a...
My grandfather is my oldest living descendant.
"She really thought she was the cat's meow."
Oil is not made, it is naturally formed through years of compression of dead phytoplankton on the ocean floor, specially near the coasts of shallow seas. The oil deposits found in the Gulf of Mexico formed this way, and are exploited by Mexico as well as the United States by using the same methods:...
My cantankerous husband constantly argues with me about everything.Cantankerous is a fantastic word, by the way.
He is quite onerous since he didn't want to go to work.
he slather butter on his pancake. my mom usually slather sunscreen on my face before go out.
The doctor stuck an intravenous tube into Gabrielle's vein to draw blood from her so that he could test it.
She had been feeling general malaise in her body for so long--aches and pains and unexplained tiredness--that she eventually went to the doctor and was diagnosed with fibromyalgia.
Steven tried his hardest, but it was all for naught, as Tyler won the race in the end.
The professor said my thesis was excellent as it provided a clear and concise outline of what my paper was going to be about.
The man sat the table pensively gazing at his notes.
Picayune means small, petty, or trifling.An example in a sentence might be:Dolores complained so often about things like who got the most cookies at snack time that eventually, people began to ignore her picayune rants.
I have 2 sentences for you. 1. I bought some goods at the store 2. Can you pick up the goods?. Goods is a noun referring to a product.
I hate this job I am going to tender my resignation. Our company will tender to build the new library.
When the tax auditor asked where James was domiciled, James knew that the auditor wanted to know where he made his home, where he lived.
A consolation is a reward or action designed to make a person feel better about something (ie, a consolation prize is given to the loser of a contest.)Sentence example:The Greeves Company sent Mr. Buckley a consolation letter telling him that he had not won the grand prize.
'The young scalliwag took my coin purse he did!'
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Uso un camino ir al cine.
I will never be a good musician because I don't practice enough.
He stared unflinchingly into the face of the man who was holding the gun to his head. As hardened as the gunman was, the stare sent a chill down his spine.
The farmers used an irrigation system to carry water from the river to their cropsLarge amounts of water are needed for irrigation.   "John started his irrigation system so his crops  would have enough water to grow well."   The farmer installed a new irrigation system to water his crops.
The detectives looked for a clue that would break the case wide open.
1. The police officer contended that Jake had stolen a candy bar on Saturday, but Jake's rebuttal was that he had been at the beach all day on Saturday.2. When someone called Jen a jerk, her rebuttal was "Well, you're not too nice, yourself."3. The judge allowed the defense a rebuttal to the...
The temples (of Anchor) is the object of this sentence. 'were built' tells us that it is a past passive sentence. the = definite article temples = plural noun were = past tense plural be verb built = past tense of build of, before = prepositions
John always looked at Tim with a degree of wistfulness, as Tim had won many baseball trophies while John could not even hit the ball.
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Lightening was the probable cause of the power shutdown. It is probable that the economic situation will deteriorate. I think lightening is the cause of the bad power .
He deluded himself by ignoring the impending signs that he was going to lose his job.
the   atrium made a perfect passage way.
The word 'modulate' is a verb , a word meaning to change orvary the pitch, intensity, or tone; to adjust to a certain degree;to vary an electromagnetic wave for the transmission of a radiosignal; a word for an action. Example sentences: You modulate your voice in order to emphasize the...
use the following in sentences:- 1. managed to escape 2. a fierce fight 3. knocked off balance 4. arrested and imprisoned 5. accepted the challenge
The police took a written statement from me and then they said I could go.
To write a good conclusion sentence about anything you need to know what has been written before.
Can you program a computer? She tried to program her day into work and study.
All his married life he got into strife with his wife.
Jerry was a Harry Potter fanatic; he owned every book and had seen every movie.
You need to have lots of determination to climb Everest. His determination enabled him to achieve good grades.
Martin knew the dog would die when the vet told him that the disease was terminal. The airport terminal looked like a camp, because the snow grounded flights for two full days.
When the relatives come to stay everybody is busy cooking and washing dishes.
i did my research on my computer.
"I am not giving you the lollipop even if you cry" "Even if your head explodes, you're still going to school" "Do not ask me a question even if it's important"
Something like: i have a very good lifestyle :) hope this helped     Many people lead an extravagant lifestyle.
As a noun abstract means a summary of a text, scientific article,  document, speech, etc.   He read the abstract of the article online.    As a verb abstract means to remove or take away eg    It was difficult to abstract the broken tooth.
I found a lot of worms in my back yard.