Question 15 the chief of staff advises that the

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Question 15 The chief of staff advises that the president _____________ action. take Correct! Correct! takes Take is correct. Advises that takes the subjunctive mood. See Page 201 in Working with Words.
0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 16 Cliff runs as if he ____________ Carl Lewis.
0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 17 If compassion _________ a crime, then judge me guilty.
0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 18 Team A _______________ go to the playoffs if it wins its final three games. Remember that if Team B wins one game, then Team A is eliminated from playoff contention.
0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 19 Butch dances as if he ____________ a pro. was
were Correct! Correct! Were is correct. "As if" takes the subjunctive mood. See Page 202 in Working with Words. 0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 20 The players know that this ____________ true. Correct! Correct!
"Is" is correct. "Know that" does not take the subjunctive. See Page 202 in Working with Words. 0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 21 The senator proposed that Congress _____________ given more power.
Be is correct. Proposed that is generally subjunctive. See Page 200 in Working with Words. 0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 22 Kerri prefers that this _________ handled elsewhere.
0.5 / 0.5 pts Question 23 Hank suggests that he _________________ more attention. Pay Correct! Correct! Pays Pay is correct. Suggests that is subjunctive. See Page 200 in Working with Words.
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