Cards in this guide (32)
What is a descriptive adjective
A descriptive adjective tells something about the appearance or nature of the noun it modifies.
(e.g. orange handle, fresh water, crispcarrots)
Adding the suffix -able to a root word forms which part of speech
Why do you use hyphens
You use hyphens to make compound words that are not recognizable
in common usage.
Which member of the conspiracy bowed before Caesar and asked him to pardon his brother who had been banished from Rome by Caesar
Wow It Was Metellus Cimber
Why should you use an ellipsis
To make information more specific for the reader
Adding the suffix -phobia to a root word forms which part of speech
Was the wanderer a seaman
No. The Wanderer is a poem. (In my opinion) it's good but
What the most recent license plate from British Columbia looks like
A British Columbia license plate has a B.C. flag on it.
What are parenthetical expressions
A Parenthetical Expression Is A Sentence Set Off By A Comma
After A Subject.
Is he should never have come here a correct sentence
- No, 'Is he should never have come here' is not a correct sentence and it should be 'He should never have come here.'
Which of these answers best defines climax
the turning point of the story at which the most action
Adding the suffix ine to a root word creates which part of speech
What best defines exposition
sets stage for story and ID the character
Why was the poet Cinna accosted by the crowd after Antony's speech
Because he had the same name as one of the conspirators
What does surveying an essay involve
Surveying an essay involves previewing an essay to predict main
What does developing an essay involve
Which of the following is true about concluding paragraph?
When you use a comma to join two independent clauses that can stand alone as sentences you have created an
Punctuate this sentence Maybe you can earn some money Tim suggested
"Maybe you can earn some money," Tim suggested.
What change took place among working women in the early 1900s
A large number of women became secretaries or managers.
How to correctly punctuate i was born December 16 1967 in Seattle Washington said sheila
"I was born December 16 1967 in Seattle, Washington," said
Yes they were at the theatre replied Jane They sat in the twenty-ninth row
correct p Yes they were at the theater replied Jane They sat in
the twenty-ninth row?
What can be concluded from the information in this reading passagethis passage is from Moby Dick by Herman Melville
What type of conflict can be seen in this reading selection a tale if two cities
Correct punctuation for What shall we do Fred asked Tim
"What shall we do, Fred ? " asked Tim. ( If Tim is talking to Fred.)
"What shall we do? " Fred asked Tim. (If Fred is talking to Tim.)
How do you correct the punctuation in the sentence 'Maria shouted great job everyone'
You would write:
- Maria shouted, "Great job, everyone!"
You must use the quotation marks to show that it is someone talking. The commas signify a pause in speech, and the exclamation point is because she is shouting.
How do you punctuated do you go to school shaina correctly
Do you go to school, Shaina?
Choose the best meaning for this suffix. -phobia
The meaning is "fear of".
Look at the space indicated in the sentences below. Where would it be appropriate to put a semicolon (;)
She was prevented from fleeing down the fire escape; the window at the top of the stairs was bolted shut.
In which of the-following situations would it be appropriate to use a semicolon
To replace conjunctions and, or, but and to connect the main clauses in a compound sentence
Which of the sentences would not fit with the other in a paragraph
When a climber falls, it can take hours for the rescue party to locate him or her.
what the best meaning for this suffix ery
Which of these sentences is correctly punctuated
Helen answered, "My favorite short story is Saki's 'The Necklace.'"