One – Need help with some answers I missed, I included how I answered in the text below.
Knowing how to divide a word into syllables is useful for ________.
a. determining the correct spelling
b. helping you pronounce a word (answered wrong)
c. knowing when to divide a word at the end of a line
d. All of the above.
In order to have a complete sentence, you need a ________.
a. subject and a noun (answered wrong)
b. subject, verb, and is an independent clause
c. subject, verb, and a prepositional phrase
d. subject, verb, and a dependent clause
Identify the subject and complete verb in each of the following sentences.
A pigeon flew through the air and pecked Cheryl on the head.
a. pigeon; flew/pecked
b. Cheryl; flew
c. pigeon; pecked
d. pigeon; flew (answered wrong)
Identify each as fragment, run-on, comma splice, or sentence.
While some urban myths are the result of campfire ghost stories and tall tales, others are the
result of miscommunication.
c. comma splice (answered wrong)
d. correct sentence
Which of the following words can be either singular or plural?
c. news (answered wrong)
The ________ announced the opening of their new store.
c. Finches’ (answered wrong)
Did you go to the concert with the ________?
a. Thompson’s (answered wrong)