I need help in english grammar 10 questions for 10 dollers

Jun 30th, 2015
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 Select the letter of the term that identifies the phrase in

    parentheses in the following sentence:  Doctors in India report

    using potato skins as a dressing to (heal burn victims).

    a. prepositional phrase

    b. appositive phrase

    c. participial phrase

    d. gerund phrase

    e. infinitive phrase

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  Select the letter of the term that identifies the phrase in

    parentheses in the following sentence: (Growing potatoes) will

    surely keep farmers busy for a long time to come.

    a. prepositional phrase

    b. appositive phrase

    c. participial phrase

    d. gerund phrase

    e. inifinitive phrase

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 Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Legend has it that during World War I American soldiers (eating

    fried potatoes in Europe) coined the term (French fries).

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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  Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Americans (enjoying the twice-fried potato snacks) thought they

    were being served by the French; the snacks were actually made by

    French-speaking Belgians.

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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 Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Today many Americans enjoy (eating French fries).

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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 Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Making French fries isn't the only way in which Americans have

    chosen (to use potatoes), though.

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Today potato starch is commonly used (to produce such diverse

    products as paper, glue, and textiles).

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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  Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Another use, (adding potato starch to bakery goods and processed

    meats), is also common.

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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  Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    Paper diapers are made more absorbent by (adding potato starch).

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive

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Select the letter of the term that identifies the function of the

    phrase in parentheses in the following sentence:

    (Incorporating potato starch into lipsticks and cosmetic creams)

    helps hold them together.

    a. adjective                           e. object of a preposition

    b. adverb                              f. direct object

    c. subject                             g. indirect object

    d. predicate nominative                h. appositive


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