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  • one year ago

Identify the type of phrase underlined in the following sentence (I'll put it in quotes because the underline isn't showing up): The monkey, "a simian primate", is often found in the jungle.

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  1. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Are there any choices?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yes, hold on

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    gerund appositive participial infinitive

  4. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    What do you think the answer is?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I have no idea what any of these things mean. I've done research but it still makes no sense to me.

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If you can't tell, english class isn't my strong suit.

  7. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Yup. Don't worry. Give me a sex.

  8. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    SORRY! "Sec."

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Hahaha it's okay

  10. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    That sounded dirty though... xD The answer is Appositive.

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I trust you, but how are you sure?

  12. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    They use commas to set off most appositives and their modifiers. For example: Alaska, "the largest state," was once owned by Russia.

  13. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Where as, "The largest state" is the appositive.

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Okay I have one more question, only because I'm not sure if I got it right. May I ask you?

  15. jabez177
    • one year ago
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    Sure! Throw them at me! Literally. xDDD But make a different post. :)

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Okay.

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