Which sentence is a run-on sentence? A. Most humans eat around 3 to 5 pounds of food every day. B. A blue whale eats up to 6,000 pounds of food per day, which is only 2 percent of its body weight. C. Elephants eat large amounts of food, they can consume 600 pounds of food in a day. D. Hummingbirds burn food quickly; they must eat two to three times their body weight every day.
C. Elephants eat large amounts of food, they can consume 600 pounds of food in a day. This one is best because this sentence can be made into 2 by placing a period after 'food'. "they can consume 600 pounds of food in a day" is a complete sentence on its own.
“Her round face looked darker, and the gentleness of her eyes, the thin, arching eyebrows, seemed weary. I brushed the few strands of gray, brittle hair from her face; she managed to smile at me… Yet when she spoke, and her voice hesitated, cracked, the somber shadows of her room chilled me. Her wrinkled brow grew wet with fever, and her small body seemed even more diminutive.” Based on this quote from “The Jade Peony” by Wayson Choy, what can you conclude about Grandmama? A. She seems weak, fragile. B. She is dying. C. She doesn’t want to talk. D. She is a strong and energetic woman. b was wrong so .... i guess a
It seems to me that the answer is a, since that is the only sensible option.
What is the plural of wolf?
Plural form of wolf is wolves For example when used in a sentence it would be used like this:
The wolves crossed the road together to obtain their prey.
Wolves is the plural form.
Read the excerpts from "Take the Tortillas Out of Your Poetry" and "Speaking Arabic."My friend had concluded that if he took his language and culture out of his poetry, he stood a better chance of receiving a fellowship. He took out his native language, the poetic patois of our reality, the rich mixture of Spanish, English, pachuco and street talk which we know so well. In other words, he took the tortillas out of his poetry, which is to say he took the soul out of his poetry.
At a neighborhood fair in Texas, somewhere between the German Oom-pah Sausage Stand and the Mexican Gorditas booth, I overheard a young man say to his friend, "I wish I had a heritage. Sometimes I feelâ€”so lonely for one." And the tall American trees were dangling their thick branches right down over his head.
Which best states how the structures of both excerpts support ideas about cultural diversity? A)Each incorporates non-English words. B)Each incorporates academic words. C)Each incorporates offensive words. D)Each incorporates nonsense words.
A) both use non English words
dont listen to the moron that said its C
Before you evaluate the content of the sourse, evaluate the
Before you evaluate the content of the source, evaluate the author and the date of the source.
To make sure a website/source is not biased, this would need to be done. When choosing a source for research, you would need to find a reliable one.
The cynicism and lack of faith of society has left a void in people’s lives.a. doubt c. pessimism b. religion d. trust
Pessimism is a state of mind opposed to optimism, which is characterized by seeing things always on the negative side. According to the dictionary, pessimism is "a tendency to see the worst aspect of things or believe that the worst will happen; a lack of hope or confidence in the future."
D. Trust We don't believe because we're too cynical and it's left a whole
"For tonight was the grand finale, the trial by fire. There really was no doubt now that she would get in. She could not think of anyone who had ever been invited into the high school sorority and failed to get through initiation time. But even so, her case would be quite different. She would see to that."The author includes this excerpt in the falling action to A.clarify the resolution. B.contrast with the resolution. C.make the reader question the resolution. D. make the reader satisfied with the resolution.
The correct answer for the question that is being presented above is this one: "A.clarify the resolution." The author includes this excerpt in the falling action to clarify the resolution. "For tonight was the grand finale, the trial by fire. There really was no doubt now that she would get in. She could not think of anyone who had ever been invited into the high school sorority and failed to get through initiation time. But even so, her case would be quite different. She would see to that."
Answer: A. clarify the resolution.
The resolution of a story refers to the moment in which all the conflicts are solved. This tends to follow the climax, and is often known as denouement. The resolution tends to be located in the final parts of the story. In this case, the author includes the information about the characteristics of the initiation in order to clarify the resolution.