Sentence Essay Examples

Three And Five Point Errors

Identify the error and correct the sentence. Using the following errors : mm3 misplaced modifier pred3 faulty predication vb3 verb form error //3 lack of parallel structure P3 shift in person T3 shift in tense V3 shift in voice   He washed the dishes, cleaned the house, and was waiting for Sue to return. He… View Article

Three Types of Examples

Short Example A short example is use do describe and add specific details to the narrative paragraph that you are writing.  It is a specific, concrete example that may be in the form of one word or a word phrase. It can be list of events. Example: one day one trip one event Sentence Length… View Article

How to Repair Run-on Sentences

The following run-on sentence can be fixed in one of five different ways: “At the family reunion, Ellen enjoyed seeing aunts, uncles, and cousins that she had not seen in years, teenage children became quickly bored and were glad when it was time to go home”. The first option is to separate it into two… View Article

Hey I Would Like to Smoke Weed

Opinion essays are discursive essays in which we present our personal opinion on a particular topic. They are normally written in a formal style. An opinion essay consists of: * an introduction in which we introduce the topic and state our opinion clearly. * a main body which consists of two or more paragraphs, each… View Article

Comparison-Contrast (Revising Activities)

1. Of the statements that follow, which would not make effective thesis statements for comparison-contrast essays? Identify the problem(s) in the faulty statements and revise them accordingly. Although their classroom duties often overlap, teacher aides are not as equipped as teachers to handle disciplinary problems. This college provides more assistance to its students than most… View Article

Preparation for Writing an Essay

Before you start writing an essay, you need to decide three things. What are you writing about? Who do you imagine will be reading your essay? What do you want to tell them? A popular kind of essay is to offer your reader an opinion or argument. You can write a successful essay by starting… View Article

Relative Clause vs. Appositive

An appositive is a word placed after another word to explain or identify it. The appositive always appears after the word it explains or identifies. It is always a noun or a pronoun, and the word it explains is also a noun or pronoun. Example: My uncle, a lawyer, is visiting us. My teacher, Miss… View Article

Reverdie Recitation

I wanted to recite this poem to my father in father’s day last Sunday and I did it. Before I started memorizing the poem, I wanted to understand it very well. At the beginning, it cost me a little bit to understand the meaning of all those words and the poem in general, but after… View Article

What Is a Cliché?

A cliché can be two things. It can be an overused expression, something that is said a lot that has become some common, it no longer really has any relevance or is even noticed in convrsation. Phrases such as “to this day” or “next thing I knew” are examples of such a cliche, and you… View Article

What Makes a Good Story

A well-written piece of literature makes you feel like you are really within the pages of the book. There are many ways for an author to achieve this and develop a “good” story. For me, a story has to grab my attention right from the beginning sentence. That can happen with a question, a statement,… View Article

Bullying Repsonse

In text A and Text B there are a variety of different techniques displayed throughout to portray bullying. Text A is more of a personal account of bullying which includes lots more emotive language wheras Text B is more of a summary of text A, which includes more of an opinion on bullying. Text A… View Article

Defined the Three Different Types of Breach of Contract

In Contracts there are many terms used that sometimes may get confusing. Other times it is hard to tell which words mean what and how to use them properly in a sentence; the word condition being one of them. There are so many uses for the word and it may be used as a form… View Article

Achieving the American Dream

One would think that purchasing your first home would be a very fascinating experience; after all it is one of the most major purchases of your entire life. In America, home ownership ties in with the American Dream and the spirit of working hard to one day earn through hard work a home with a… View Article

A Journey of a Hundred Miles Begins with a Single Step

It means that however long your journey or how big and impossible the change you want to make it starts with just one step, or action. If you have a long term goal, you cannot achieve it without taking steps or measures to achieve them. For example, I want to become a doctor. Well 10… View Article