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Which best describes the underlined group of words? The fierce, cold wind whipped through the massive trees. A. adjective phrase B. adverb phrase C. misplaced modifier D. appositive phrase
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User: Which best describes the underlined group of words? The fierce, cold wind whipped through the massive trees. A. adjective phrase B. adverb phrase C. misplaced modifier D. appositive phrase

Weegy: Rachel lives in the house by the lake.
"By the lake" is an adjective phrase. It modifies 'house'.



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The fierce, cold wind whipped through the massive trees.
The phrase "through the massive trees" is an adverb phrase.
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Which is the subject of this sentence? Look in the index for a mention of this type of error. A. type B. index C. (you) D. mention
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Look in the index for a mention of this type of error.
The subject is the understood (you).
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Which word in the sentence does the underlined phrase modify? Put the pans of bread into the oven. A. oven B. into C. pans D. put
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Put the pans of bread into the oven.
The adjective phrase (of bread) modifies the word pans.
The adverb phrase (into the oven) modifies the word put.
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Which describes the underlined phrase in the sentence? Swimming in the pool every day is good exercise. A. infinitive phrase B. misplaced modifier C. participial phrase D. gerund phrase
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Swimming in the pool every day is good exercise.
The phrase swimming in the pool everyday is a gerund phrase.
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Which describes the structure of this sentence? Although you performed the song well, practice will make you more confident. A. compound-complex B. compound C. complex D. simple
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Although you performed the song well, practice will make you more confident.
Complex describes the structure of the sentence.
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