Identify the parts of speech for the word in the [ ]. [Since]families consist of human individuals, it is understandable that they are also flawed...
View the step-by-step solution to:

Question

Identify the parts of speech for the word in the [ ].

  1. style="color:rgb(45,69,84);">​[Since] families consist of human individuals, it is understandable that they are also flawed and ​[often] quite problematic.

A. preposition/adverb

B.conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

C.conjunction/ adverb

D. preposition/ preposition

  1. Few parents actually realize the huge responsibilities of parenthood ​[before] the actual birth of their children; when they eventually do, it is ​[sometimes] too late.

A. preposition/ adverb

B. conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

C. preposition/ conjunctive adverb

D. conjunctive adverb/ conjunctive adverb


  1. [Before] people decide to become parents, they should ​[seriously] contemplate the immense responsibility of this role; it is, thus, a decision not to be taken lightly.

A. coordinating conjunction/ conjunctive adverb

B. preposition/ adverb

C. preposition/ conjunctive adverb

D. subordinating conjunction/ adverb

Top Answer

Sign up to view the full answer

Why Join Course Hero?

Course Hero has all the homework and study help you need to succeed! We’ve got course-specific notes, study guides, and practice tests along with expert tutors.

  • -

    Study Documents

    Find the best study resources around, tagged to your specific courses. Share your own to gain free Course Hero access.

    Browse Documents
  • -

    Question & Answers

    Get one-on-one homework help from our expert tutors—available online 24/7. Ask your own questions or browse existing Q&A threads. Satisfaction guaranteed!

    Ask a Question