Exercises : 3.6 – 3.7 – 3.8

3.6

1. The first annual rutabaga eating contest was canceled because of averse weather.

The first annual Rutabaga Eating Contest was cancelled because of averse weather.

2. It’s not alright to drink an access of beer before going to the football game.

It is not all right to drink an access of beer before going to the football game.

3. Like Einstein said, all knowledge is relative.

Like Einstein said, “All knowledge is relative.”

4. The state capital of LA is located at 3722 Dagwood Rd.

The state capital of Los Angeles is located at 3722 Dagwood Road.

5. The Mayor refused to go along with the City Council vote, “I descent,” he stated.

The mayor refused to go along with the city council vote as he stated, “I descent.”

6. Madonna certainly has a flare for fashion; she always wears expensive outfits.

7. The bomb totally destroyed Senator Kitsmoot’s bird cage.

The bomb destroyed senator Kitmoot’s bird cage.

8. My bright-green Chevrolet which is in the garage needs a new transmission.

My bright, green Chevrolet in the garage needs a new transmission.

9. Knope’s hilarious joke illicited laughter from the Midville city council.

Knope’s hilarious joke elicited laughter from the Midville City Council.

10. Jones laid on the floor waiting for the job interview to begin.

Jones laid on the floor, waiting for the job interview to begin.

11. Horowitz, an ethics major, vowed never to compromise his principals.

As an ethics major, Horowitz vowed never to compromise his principles.

12. At the end of the book report, Haynes sited the World Book as a source.

At the end of the book report, Haynes sited the World Book as a source.

3.7

1. The twenty-five-year-old man wept as he left Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

The 25-year-old man wept as he left Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

2. This November 10th will mark our anniversary.

November 10 will make our anniversary.

3. Don’t park the car on Rodeo Dr. Instead, park it at 12 Davies Street.

Do not park the car on Rodeo Drive. Instead park it at 12 Davies Street.

4. They spent 130 dollars to buy a new set of nose rings.

They spent $130 to buy a new set of nose rings.

5. Smoots moved to the North because the people there are so nice.

Smoors moved to the South because the people there are so nice.

6. At 7p.m. this evening, the rodeo will begin in the Town Square.

At 7pm this evening, the rodeo will being in the town square.

7. Yesterday, the Terrorist blew up their home at 123 Melrose St.

Yesterday, the terrorist blew up their home at 123 Melrose Street.

8. 22 seamstresses were needed to mend the prom dresses.

Twenty two seamstresses were needed to mend the prom dresses.

9. About 5 percent of the professors have lost their hair.

About five percent of the professors have lost their hair.

10. After 2 feet of snow fell at his home in Columbus, Ohio, Jones decided to leave.

After two feet of snow fell at his home in Columbus, Ohio, Jones decided to leave.

11. Miss Smith bet fifty dollars that her brother weighed more than a 1964 Chevy.

Miss. Smith bet $50 that her brother weighed more than a 1964 Chevy.

12. John Smith, the Governor of Calif., set his trailer on fire September 1.

John Smith, the governor of California, set his trailer on fire September first.

13. A fire began at 3325 McDonald Dr. when an oven full of rutabagas exploded.

A fire began at 3325 McDonald Drive when an oven full of rutabagas exploded.

14. During the 1970’s, everyone wore bell-bottom blue jeans to church.

During the 1970s everyone wore bell-bottom blue jeans to church.

3.8

1.In Aug. 1985, Davies rented a rutabaga stand in Augusta, Georgia.

In August of 1985, Davies rented a rutabaga stand in Augusta, Georgia.

2. Pomerantz tied the beehive to Senator Gramm’s cowboy hat.

Pomerantz tied the beehive to senator Gramm’s cowboy hat.

3. About 1200 easter rabbits were killed in the explosion at the Big Dave’s Bunny Warehouse, located at 2525 Hackensack Drive.

About 1200 Easter Rabbits were killed in the explosion at the Big Dave’s Bunny Warehouse at 2525 Hackensack Drive.

4. In the 1980’s Davies left the Midwest and moved to the Loire Valley in France.

In the 1980s, Davies left the Midwest and moved to the Loire Valley in France.

5. Smoots brought two cups of coffee to the Governor.

Smoots brought 2 cups of coffee to the governor.

6. About eight percent of the cantaloupes have been stuffed with rutabagas.

Abour 8% of the cantaloupes have been stuffed with rutabagas

7. Jones bet 40 dollars that his roommate had hidden the sandwich.

Jones bet $40 that his roommate had hidden the sandwich.

8. The 3 university professors share a house at 613 25th Avenue.

The three university professors share a house at 613 Twenty-Fifth Avenue.

9. After 2 feet of snow fell at his home in Columbus, Ohio, Davies decided to leave the Midwest and move to the South.

After two feet of snow fell at his home in Columbus, Ohio, Davies decided to leave the Midwest and move to the South.

10. On December 11th, all classes will be cancelled.

On December 11, all classes will be cancelled.

11. Yesterday morning, the Mayor skipped her aerobics class.

Yesterday morning, the mayor skipped her aerobics class.

12. Davies drove 2,000,000 miles in his old Toyota Corolla before it blew up.

Davies drove two million miles in his old Toyota Corolla before it blew up.

13. Doctor Kildare said he had filed a malpractice suit against Marcus Welby.

14. At eight p.m. in the evening, Governor Jim Guy Tucker of Arkansas will give a short speech in front of the Gorgas library.

At 8pm in the evening, governor Jim Guy Tucker of Arkansas will give a short speech in front of the Gorgas library.

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