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15. Find the sentence with the active voice. A. The bill was passed by the legislature. B. It was voted by the legislature to pass. C. I was told by the chairman that the bill was passed by the legislature. D. The chairman told me that the legislature passed the bill.
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User: 14. Which of the following direct quotations is punctuated properly? A. "Way to go, Sean", the coach shouted. "That was a great run!" B. "Way to go, Sean," the coach shouted. "That was a great run!" C. "Way to go, Sean," the coach shouted. "That was a great run"! D. "Way to go, Sean", the coach shouted. "That was a great run"!

User: 15. Find the sentence with the active voice. A. The bill was passed by the legislature. B. It was voted by the legislature to pass. C. I was told by the chairman that the bill was passed by the legislature. D. The chairman told me that the legislature passed the bill.

Weegy: The sentence with the active voice is:
A. The chairman told me that the legislature passed the bill.



User: 16. A cliché is a _______ expression. A. wordy B. new C. worn-out D. foreign

User: 17. Freewriting is an exercise in which you A. write whatever your thoughts are in no particular order. B. write only grammatically correct sentences. C. rewrite an article in a magazine or newspaper. D. revise and polish an essay.

Weegy: D. write whatever your thoughts are in no particular order.
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User: 18. When using direct quotations in your writing, which of the following should be placed outside the set of quotation marks? A. Question mark B. Period C. Semicolon D. Comma

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When using direct quotations in your writing, a semicolon should be placed outside the set of quotation marks.
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2. Which one of the following sentences contains two ideas joined by a connecting word? A. Frank went fishing on Saturday he caught many fish. B. Sally lives with her parents, although she could afford her own apartment. C. Mike ran after the bus. D. Tina arrived at work earlier than usual.
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The sentence that contains two ideas joined by a connecting word is: Sally lives with her parents, although she could afford her own apartment.

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4. Choose the connective that belongs in the blank in the following sentence. I like to play baseball. _______, I can't throw a ball very well. A. Besides B. In fact C. However D. For instance
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I like to play baseball. HOWEVER, I can't throw a ball very well.
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5. Which of the following groups of words is a sentence fragment? A. Stop by the garden. B. When we stopped by the garden. C. We stopped; she didn't. D. Stopping by the garden, we saw that the flowers were in bloom.
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The following group of words is a sentence fragment: When we stopped by the garden.
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6. In which of the following sentences do you find a verb phrase? A. I shall be all that I am and more. B. June was a collector of memorabilia. C. The crowd roared as the bull charged. D. I believed every word he said.
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The sentence that contains verb phrase is: "I shall be all that I am and more".
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19. Increasing your vocabulary means A. you'll spend less time on revision. B. you'll write more lively sentences. C. you'll be able to spend more time reading. D. you'll write longer sentences.
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Increasing your vocabulary means you'll write more lively sentences.
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