1. Read the excerpt from The Building of Manhattan. In 1945 a U.S. Air Force bomber making an approach to a Newark, New J

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1. Read the excerpt from The Building of Manhattan.

In 1945 a U.S. Air Force bomber making an approach to a Newark, New Jersey, the airport in fog and rain was seen passing over midtown Manhattan at low altitude. Seconds after narrowly missing other buildings, it crashed into the Empire State Building at a speed of more than 250 miles per hour. Three people died in the plane and eleven in the building, but the building stood firm, although extensive damage was done in the impact area at the 78th and 79th floors.

2. Which of these is a summary of the text?

In 1945 a U.S. Air Force bomber accidentally crashed into the Empire State Building, killing fourteen people and damaging the 78th and 79th floors.

In 1945, a US Air Force bomber came toward the Empire State Building in the fog, smashing into it at 250+ miles per hour.

In 1945, US Air Force bombers and other aviation vehicles had trouble flying in the low fog around the Empire State Building.

In 1945, US Air Force bombers and other aviation vehicles were a threat to the Empire State Building in bad weather, according to many people.

3. Read the paragraph.

1When my father came home from work last Wednesday, he handed me an envelope and asked if I wanted to see the world. 2A student-exchange program is being sponsored by his company. 2The program is being developed by a co-worker of his. 4″ Studying abroad would be exciting for you,” my mother said.

4. Which statement correctly describes the verb usage in this paragraph?

Sentence 1 contains an infinitive. Sentence 4 contains a gerund.

No infinitives are used. Sentence 4 contains a gerund.

Sentence 1 contains an infinitive. No gerunds are used.

No infinitives are used. Sentences 2 and 4 contain gerunds.

4 .The dramatic structure of Monster

tells the story through Steve’s point of view.

shows Steve’s inner thoughts and fears.

shows how people around Steve are acting.

includes Steve writing about himself in the first person.

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Arya 3 months 2022-02-22T00:23:09+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

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    2022-02-22T00:24:14+00:00

    2. In 1945 a U.S. Air Force bomber accidentally crashed into the Empire State Building, killing fourteen people and damaging the 78th and 79th floors.  

    4. No infinitives are used. Sentence 4 contains a gerund.

    5. includes Steve writing about himself in the first person.

    That what i got and if any incorrect then sorry I try my best.

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    2022-02-22T00:24:53+00:00

    Answer:

    2. Which of these is a summary of the text?

    answer is A: In 1945 a U.S. Air Force bomber accidentally crashed into the Empire State Building, killing fourteen people and damaging the 78th and 79th floors.

    Explanation:

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