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Subject: Writing

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Question:

Change the following sentence from passive voice to active voice. "The pasta was cooked by the head chef."

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Maura D.
Answer:

The head chef cooked the pasta.

Subject: Linguistics

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How many morphemes are in the following word and what type of morphemes are they (free or bound)? "Dogs"

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There are two morphemes in the word "dogs". "Dog" is a free morpheme because it can be used on its own and "-s" is a bound morpheme because it must be connected to another morpheme to have meaning.

Subject: English

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What figurative language term is used in the following sentence and why do you think it is this term? "His hands were as cold as ice"

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A simile is used in the sentence because it compares two separate things using "like" or "as".

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