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Profile: Nunya Korsi-Awudza
User Name: Nunya Korsi-Awudza
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Topic: English Grammar - Predicates
Posted: Sunday, November 4, 2018 4:29:43 AM
So, what's the predicate in the sentence "My sister and my brother both like to read."?
Is it
a) both like to read, or
b) like to read?
Topic: English Grammar - Predicates
Posted: Saturday, November 3, 2018 8:56:42 AM
4. Identify the predicate in the following sentence:
“My sister and my brother both like to read.” a) My sister and my brother
b) both like to read (correct answer)
c) like to read (your answer)
d) to read
I thought ”both” in the sentence modifies the subject and, thus, isn't part of the predicate. Can someone explain? Thanks.
Topic: There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.
Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2018 8:56:32 AM
If you really want to stop or change what is wrong, you must investigate its cause, its root and start from there, otherwise you'll make no impact, your remedy ineffectual.

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