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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.
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.
The cabin had a view of the bight. Help me bight these poles together.
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.
The simple subject is "rehearsals." The simple subject is one word that will directly answer the question Who? or What?
1. Close a) Shut :Did you close the windows before leaving thehouse? b) Near: The post office is close to the bank inthe 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 your body:Japanese...
Although it wasn't exactly what she wanted to do, Amy knew shewould 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.
The word 'convergent' is an adjective , used to describe anoun as tending to come together from different directions. Examples: The partners built a successful business on their convergentideas . Groups of convergent mountains form the Appalachian Range.
After everyone gave up on the Monster Map Test, I didn't, I persevered.
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...
This is not true. First of all, cold is relative. What may be very cold to you may not be very cold to me. Second, the freezing temperature of water is 32F, a very common temperature in areas where it snows. However, the temperature can be 0F for days and days and not snow or it might snow on a day...
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
Here are some: . When Sybil's tests showed that she was cancer-free after thedoctors had told her she would be dead in six months, she knew thatit was a miraculous event. . Miraculous as it may seem, the humble Tyrannosaurus Rex cannotfire lasers without the aid of vespene gas. . Although some...
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 Downingstreet, London."
a sentences?? a sentence. Micheal Jackson will live on through his music. Some people l ive 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...
To speak to you is correct although to speak with you would beperfectly understood. . To speak with you suggests a two-way conversation compared tospeak to you which implies one-way traffic. Depending where the speaker is located, both could be correct
Verb: . °(conjunctive) Nevertheless, nonetheless, even so, that said, in spite of this.. "He told me not to do it; however, I did it.". °(degree) To whatever degree.. conjunction . °In whatever manner.. "Do it however you want.". °To whatever extent.. synonyms: after all, but,...
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'!"
Example sentence - We have many examples of good behavior to learn from.
I abhor that sport but still manage to accomplish all the giventasks.
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...
My uncle Wilbur plays in an orchestra.
She was terribly conceited and that was what ended our friendship. He is much too conceited for my taste. She was so conceited that she bought fifty mirrors just to look at herself.
"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.
Understanding and entering into another's feelings example - by means of empathy a great painting becomes a mirror of the self
coaxial is useful in the fact that not only is it used by yourcable boxes to recieve tv channels but it also can be used at thesame time with a modem to receive an internet connection from yourisp!
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.
You earn an hourly wage of around $9 plus commissions.
"At this, she decided it was no use not sulking any longer, anddecided 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.
I bought a two hectare block of land last year.
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.
"The retrieval of the hot air balloon involved thousands of dollars of expense."
Steven tried his hardest, but it was all for naught, as Tyler won the race in the end.
A atoms reactivity is the certainty to transfer or share electrons forming a chemical bond.
Improving your speakers will help with the amplification of sound coming out of your stereo.
I wondered if I should go to the meeting or not.
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.
Poverty is cruel and unmerciful, even to children.
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!'
Like This : You Yankee, off my land you carpetbagger! Rofl
CSS is not capable of doing that.. You will need to use an image of some sort.
i did a bodega and then he hit me :(
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 crops Large amounts of water are needed for irrigation. "John started his irrigation system so his cropswould 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...