Is this sentence gramatically correct?
Mary, my Nana's neighbour - and a great friend, teaching me the in's and out's of Scrabble!
(I want to state that Mary is also MY friend through this)
- JudyLv 41 month ago
My Nana's neighbor, Mary, is a great friend and she is teaching me the in's and out's of Scrabble!
- Chi girlLv 71 month ago
No. A sentence has a subject and a verb and expresses a complete thought. That's not a sentence; it's a fragment.
- LaurieLv 71 month ago
You have no sentence, because you have no verb. Try “taught” instead of “teachingl
- GypsyfishLv 71 month ago
It's not a sentence because it doesn't have a full verb. Is this a caption for a photograph? Captions don't have to be full sentences.
If you use a dash before the interjection "and a great friend", use a dash after it, too. Or use commas on both sides. It's "ins and outs".
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- MamieLv 71 month ago
Mary, my Nana's neighbour and a great friend to me, is teaching me the ins and outs of Scrabble!
- EvaLv 41 month ago
Not even close and the punctuation isn't correct either.
- MarkLv 71 month ago
Nope, an apostrophe does NOT make a plural in English - where did you get the idea that it does? (It's "ins and outs", not "in's and out's".) And it not even a sentence - it's a phrase - it would be a sentence if you said "is teaching", but you just said "teaching".