CAHSEE ELA 6.5 Writing: Word Choice. Which answer best fills in the blank?
|CAHSEE ELA: Writing||Word Choice|
|CAHSEE Writing||Word Choice|
|Writing Strategies||Modifiers/Precise Language/Active voice|
But it's really a nasty sentence that a lot of people miss. If we know the trick here,
we'll save ourselves metric tonnes of grief in the future.
The easiest way to deal with this kind of problem is just to axe Dennis, poor guy.
So if Dennis had been dumped, how would we rewrite this sentence so that Bambi is just
Would we say, "Her went miniature golfing?"
Uh no. Not unless we were talking about this guy.
If we totally hated Bambi, we might call her an "it" but that'd be pretty uncool.
"Me went miniature golfing" sounds like something you'd hear in Frankenstein's
English 101 class.
Instead, SHE went miniature golfing...
...so "she and Dennis went miniature golfing."
The answer is D
As in, "Dr. Shankenstein."