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Dear Homwork helper,

I need your help to solve following questions as soon as possible.

Thanks a million

Rahman

1. The phrase in bold face is a phrase fragment. Correct it by attaching it to the nearby independent clause:

She went to the store. To get a carton of milk.

2. Change the following phrase to an independent clause with its own subject and verb:

Just to pay the bills.

3. The phrase in bold face is a fragment. Rewrite the passage to make it a complete sentence:

John loved the movie. Enjoyed all the action and special effects.

4. The phrase in bold face is a dependent clause fragment. Connect it to the independent clause to correct it:

Melanie wants to go to the mall today. Because she needs a new blouse.

5. The following is a dependent clause fragment. Delete the subordinating conjunction to make it a complete sentence:

Because he loves to dance.

6. The following is a fragment with a missing verb or verb part. Add to it to make it a complete sentence:

Not many dogs running around the neighborhood.

7. The phrase in bold face is a fragment with a missing verb or verb part. Connect it to the sentence before and add any needed words and punctuation to correct it:

Working in the yard can be good exercise. All the lifting, digging, and raking.

8. Give three examples of how one can correct the following comma splice:

I enjoy walking my two dogs, they are usually so good on walks.

9. The following has fuzzy syntax and begins one way and veers off track, departing from the original structure. Correct it:

When shopping for a new car might cause a person a lot of stress.

10. The following has a misplaced modifier. Correct it so that it is clear to the reader:

Mike paints pictures of fruit to hang on the wall on large canvas.

11. The following has a dangling modifier. Correct it by linking it to a noun or phrase it is intended to modify. You can add words if needed:

Jumping into the ocean, the water was cold.

12. The following shifts from a statement to a command. Correct the second sentence to make it a statement, rather than a command:

The people in this town should follow the speed limit more closely. Slow down!

13. The following shifts point of view in pronouns. Correct it:

One should get regular exercise, because you need to stay in shape.

14. The following has faulty parallel structure. Correct it:

She needs a new car, to purchase insurance, and find out about parking permits.

15. The following has faulty parallel structure in the comparisons. Correct it:

To eat lots of creamy dressing on a salad is as bad as eating a greasy cheeseburger.



Thanks a million.

Rahman
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Homework helper, yes. Homework doers, No!

By the way, where is your own effort?