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Q: I left home with James, my older brother, and our friend John, both a year older than I, to go to the town of Springfield to participate in our friend's talent show. What information is shared
with the reader through the appositive and appositive phrase used in the sentence? The reader learns that the narrator is younger than both the brother and the friend. The reader learns that the narrator has an older brother and his friend is named John. The reader learns that the friend is in a talent show. The reader learns that the talent show is in the town of Springfield.
A: I left home with James, my older brother, and our friend John, both a year older than I, to go to the town of Springfield to participate in our friend's talent show. [ Through the appositive phrase the reader learns: The reader learns that the narrator is younger than both the brother and the friend. ]
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User: I left home with James, my older brother, and our friend John, both a year older than I, to go to the town of Springfield to participate in our friend's talent show. What information is shared with the reader through the appositive and appositive phrase used in the sentence? The reader learns that the narrator is younger than both the brother and the friend. The reader learns that the narrator has an older brother and his friend is named John. The reader learns that the friend is in a talent show. The reader learns that the talent show is in the town of Springfield.

Weegy: I left home with James, my older brother, and our friend John, both a year older than I, to go to the town of Springfield to participate in our friend's talent show. [ Through the appositive phrase the reader learns: The reader learns that the narrator is younger than both the brother and the friend. ]
debnjerry|Points 51731|

User: Which sentence correctly punctuates a nonessential appositive phrase? Leo one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac contains ten stars. Leo, one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac, contains ten stars. Leo, one of thirteen constellations, in the Zodiac contains ten stars. Leo one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac, contains ten stars.

Weegy: Leo, one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac, contains ten stars.
nicole2002|Points 40|

User: An appositive __________. functions as the indirect object of a verb replaces a noun or a pronoun indicates which one or what kind identifies or renames another noun or pronoun

User: Polaris, the current polar star to the north, has assisted many navigators in determining latitude, which is crucial to sea travel. Identify the appositive or appositive phrase. the current polar star to the north many navigators latitude which is crucial to sea travel

Weegy: In the sentence "Polaris, the current polar star to the north, has assisted many navigators in determining latitude, which is crucial to sea travel", [ the appositive phrase is "the current polar star to the north". ]
Janet17|Points 4190|

User: Astronomer Maria Mitchell discovered a comet in 1847 and went on to become the first professional female astronomer in the United States. Identify the essential appositive. astronomer professional female comet Maria Mitchell

Weegy: Astronomer Maria Mitchell discovered a comet in 1847 and went on to become the first professional female astronomer in the United States.
The essential appositive here is "professional".



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