Ex. 32-1 a. Alisa brought the injured bird home and fashioned a splint out of Popsicle sticks for its wing. b. Considered a classic of early animation, the Adventures of Prince Achmed used hand cut silhouettes against color backgrounds. c. If you complete the evaluation form and return it within two weeks, you will receive a free breakfast during your next stay. d. Correct. e. Roger had always wanted a handmade violin, but he couldn’t afford one. 1. While I was driving, a huge delivery truck ran through a red light. 2. He pushed the car beyond the tollgate and poured a bucket of water on the smoking hood. 3. Lit by bright halogen lamps, hundreds of origami birds sparkled, like diamonds in …show more content…
1. I had the pleasure of talking to a woman, who had just returned from India, where she had lived for ten years. 2. Patrick’s oldest sister, Fiona, graduated from MIT with a degree in aerospace engineering. 3. The artist painting a portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese civil rights leader was once a political prisoner himself. 4. Jumanji, the 1982 Caldecott Medal winner is my nephew’s favorite book. 5. The flame crawled up a few blades of grass to reach a low-hanging palmetto branch, which quickly ignited.
Ex. 32-6. A. Cricket, which originated in England, is also popular in Australia, South Africa, and India. B. At the sound of the starting pistol, the horses surged forward toward the first obstacle, a sharp incline three feet high. C. After seeing an exhibition of Western art, Gerhard Richter escaped from East Berlin, and smuggled out many of his notebooks. D. Corrie’s new wet suit has an intricate blue pattern. E. The cookies will keep for two weeks in sturdy, airtight containers. 1. Research on Andean condors has shown that high levels of the pesticide, chlorinated hydrocarbon, can cause the thinning of eggshells. 2. Founded in 1868, Hampton University was one of the first colleges for African Americans. 3. Correct. 4. Correct. 5. Correct.
Ex. 32-7. A. On January 15, 2008, our office moved to 29 Commonwealth Avenue, Mechanicsville, VA