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Old 04-23-2011, 09:01 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........



JEOPARDY- BOTTOMS UP
1. ($400)-Used to make martinis, it's an aperitif wine flavored with herbs ...
[ what is Vermouth ? ]
2. ($1200)- All you need to make this simple cocktail is gin & sweetened lime juice ...
[what is a Gimlet ? ]
3. ($2000)- Bartenders know this juice puts the scarlet in a Scarlett O' Hara...
[what is Cranberry Juice ? ]
Double JEOPARDY- ENGLISH CLASS
4.($800)- these are the 3 simple tenses in English......
[what are past, present, and future ? ]
5. ($2400)- There are dozens of these including at, by & with...
[what are prepositions ? ]
6. ($4000)- The part of a clause containing the verb, its complements & its modifiers...
[what is the Predicate ? ]
Final JEOPARDY- FOR THE BIRDS
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Usually built on a cliff or other high place, it's an eagle's nest ...
[ what is an aerie ? (Acceptable; eyrie )]

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Old 04-23-2011, 09:44 AM   #2
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D*MN!

I do remember those words, but obviously don't know what they mean. Wiki, here I come! I obviously need a refresher.
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:00 AM   #3
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HOT DIGGITY! 100%! The rest of my day better match up now.
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Which of course leads to participle - definition of participle by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

Does anyone understand this?
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:06 AM   #5
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HOT DIGGITY! 100%! The rest of my day better match up now.
Congrats, Alix.

Can you explain participle? And why do they dangle?
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Congrats, Alix.

Can you explain participle? And why do they dangle?
Yes I can, but do you really want me to?
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I can't wait for it, Alix !!
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I can't wait for it, Alix !!
Its a PG board LT...I gotta be good!
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Old 04-23-2011, 10:58 AM   #9
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Awww ;

You're leaving me Dangling here........
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If I laugh hard enough at all of your antics, maybe you won't notice how badly I did. Stink, stank, stunk. How's that for parts of speech?

I got a few, missed a few.
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