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July 30, 2016

Homework Help: English

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Recent English Questions

English
1. I ate a piece of banana(s). 2. I ate some pieces of banana(s). 3. I handed two pieces of apple(s) to the boy. ------------------------------ Do we have to use a singular noun or a plural noun in each sentence?
Saturday, July 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
Which is grammatically correct? The steak (is, was) as tough as shoe leather. answer: was
Thursday, July 28, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Underline the subject and verb. Does the verb agree with the subject? In my garden, the first flowers has bloomed. subject:flowers verb: has The verb should read: have
Thursday, July 28, 2016 by Kimmy

Science, English, math
Why do we live
Thursday, July 28, 2016 by Yo yo jo

Pure math,physics,life science,geography,life orientation,isizulu and english.
I'm in grade 11 and idon't know what to do couse i want to be a civil engineering so physcal science is a chaleng to me!
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by Mjoyini saphokazi

English
Rewrite the sentence without changing the meaning. It doesn't matter
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 by sandhya

english
Change underlined phrase to show ownership or possession
Sunday, July 24, 2016 by maryellen

english
1. my parents work hard to support us. 2. we help them do the household chores.
Sunday, July 24, 2016 by faustina labadan

English
Identify each sentence with declarative, interrogative, imperative or exclamatory and add punctuation. 1. Be thankful that George Eastman invented the film for your camera. Answer: declarative 2. How easy is it to take pictures today? Answer: interrogative and I added a ...
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Identify each sentence as declarative, imperative, interrogative or exclamatory. Add the proper punctuation. 1. Try to name another American inventor. I added a period and called it imperative. Is this correct? 2. Imagine the traffic problems we'd have without it. I added ...
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Which word is the subject and verbs in the sentence. Jamie's dog and his cat are good friends, most of the time. subject: dog and cat verb: are Is this correct?
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Kimmy

English
You wil soon turn 16 and your parents have arranged a special birthday party for you.write an invitation card to your favourite teacher whom you want to deliver a message of support and motivation to you on this special day.how do i write it?
Saturday, July 23, 2016 by Mbaly nkosy

English
Identity the verb phrase including the main verb and helping verb. I can do many activities impossible for other animals. Answer: can do
Friday, July 22, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Identify the verb phrase. Include main verb and helping verb in the following sentence? Do you know the three main parts of the brain? I think the answer is: Do you know
Friday, July 22, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Indeed a poem about tree it should have a message maintain rhyme scheme try include simile, metaphor and alliteration
Friday, July 22, 2016 by Lalu

English
I'm writing a creative writing piece for class and have trouble coming up with a coherent plot. Basically I'm stuck with a question. Why would two normal teenagers (boy and girl) suddenly have to run for their lives? Any advice is much appreciated I just need help ...
Friday, July 22, 2016 by Kadley

English
Even the most uptight scholar delights in the _________ , coarse jokes in Chaucer's "The Miller's Tale." egregious serendipitous gullible ribald
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Maro

English
When Tarzan returned to civilization, people worried about his sometimes ___________ behavior. feral pedantic culpable fervent
Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Maro

English
What is the simple subject of the following sentence? Several sites on the internet give information about extreme sports. I believe the simple subject is: sites
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by Blake

english
topic my new entry in 9th class
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by muzamil noor durakzi

English
Was the Victorian Era big on classism?
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 by Alexa

English
Rony would rather that zahid had not lived in the room where the former studies.. correct the sentence
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 by mina

English
1. Sam and I made a pose like the model. 2. Sam and I made poses like the model. 3. Sam and I made poses like models. =============================== Which ones are correct? Does #1 mean that they made the same pose like the model? Does #2 mean they made two poses like two of ...
Monday, July 18, 2016 by rfvv

Flying birds english school
a person in a kayak starts paddling, and it accelerates from 0 to 0.36 m/sec in a distance of 0.8m if the combined mass of the person and the kayak is 80 kg,what is the magnitude of net force acting on the kayak...??
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Aakash

Civics
Which of the following is NOT part of the naturalization process? a. Filing a Declaration of Intention b. Taking a US history, gov't, or English language class c. Living in the US for 10 years d. Taking an Oath
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Dave

English
I have to categorize a story into these categories, provided by my teacher - Tomorrow - Outer space - Other beings - Time travel - Special talents - Machines and mechanisms - Reproductive technology - The day after tomorrow The story is very obviously Alternate history, and it...
Monday, July 18, 2016 by Alina

English Grammer
My English question asked if a topic sentence should be short or long.(true or false) I don't know how to answer this question. is this question false.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 by Julie

English
A topic sentence should be very long. 1. True 2. False Please recheck my answer. I say True
Saturday, July 16, 2016 by Julie

English
All sentences in a paragraph must relate to the idea that the topic sentence in the paragraph introduces. 1.True 2. False I say true. Please recheck my answer.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 by Julie

English
1. I'm a power blogger, so I try to upload postings and pictures every day. 2. I'm a powerful blogger, so I try to upload postings and pictures every day. --------------------- Q1: Can we use 'powerful' in place of 'power'? Q2: What does 'postings&#...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He took a picture of the mountain. 1-1. He took two picture of the mountain. 2. He took pictures of the mountain. 3. He took many pictures of the mountain. 4. Will you take a picture of us? -------------------------------- Q1: Are they all grammatical? Q2: Does #1 mean that...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She pulled him gently towards her. 2. She pulled him gently towards herself. ------------------------ Can we use both expressions? In Sentence 2, a reflexive pronoun is used. Is #2 correct?
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She spoke in a very loud voice. 2. She spoke in a very high voice. 3. She spoke in a very low voice. 4. She spoke in a very soft voice. 5. She spoke with a very loud voice. ----------------------------------- Does #1 mean #2? Can we use both #3 and #4? What about #5? Can we...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. However hard you may study, you can not get a good point. 2. However hard you may study, you can not get a good grade. 3. However hard you may study, you can not get good points on the exams. 4. However hard you may study, you can not get good grades on the exams. 5. ...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I got out of my car to check the engine. 2. I got off my car to check the engine. (Are both the same? In #2, what is the part of speech of 'off'? Is 'off' an adverb or a preposition?) 3. I got out of my car to check the engine. 4. I got out of my car to ...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You had better not follow his advice. 2. You had better not obey his advice. 3. You had better not take his advice. 4. You had better not accept his advice. ------------------------------ Does #1 mean #2? Are both the same in meaning? What about #3 and #4? Are both similar?
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He has less money than Tom. 2. Tom has more money than he. 3. He has less time than Tom. 4. Tom has more time than he. 5. He has less water than Tom. 6. Tom has more water than he. 7. He has less rice than Tom. 8. Tom has more rice than he...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He is less tall than Tom. 2. Tom is taller than he. 3. He is less smart than Tom. 4. Tom is smarter than he. 5. He is less big than Tom. 6. Tom is bigger than he. 7. He is less careful than Tom. 8. Tom is more careful than he. 9. He is no thoughtful than Tom. 10. Tom is ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Let's go around this area once more. 2. Let's walk around this area once more. 3. Let's get around this area once more. 4. Let's detour this area once more. -------------------- Do they have the same meaning? Can we use #3? Does #1 have the same meaning as #4?
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Eli shared his chocolate with the other kids. ===================== Does this sentence mean #2 or #3? Did he or the others eat chocholate? 2. Eli just gave some chocolate to the other kids. 3. Eli gave some chocolate to the other kids and ate chocolate together with them
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Your name has been deleted from the list. 2. Your name has been deleted out of the list. 3. Your name has been ________ from the list. ============================= Can we use 'out of' instead of 'from'? What other past participles can we use in place of &#...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by rfvv

English, Literature, Grammar, History
◎☞△❍✔​5038;✺➣PLEASE HELP EMERGENCY!!!!!!◎☞△ ​061;✔︎✺➣ Twelfth Night by Shakespeare Questions: ----------------------------------------​...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by Hazel

English Check answers
Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. Energy can be gathered by using solar power A.two independent clauses(MAY ANSWER) B.one independent clause and one subordinate clause C.one subordinate clause only D.one independent ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by Nikki

English composition
Title: Video Games Topic announcement: Sports video game Introduction: It is fun to play video games in sports, because it is very challenging and it excites the person who will play for it. Thesis statement: While genres for sports video games can get quite specific, there ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by Bernard

ENGLISH
A creative writing teacher tells students to publish their writing projects in a nonprint format. Which of the following techniques would not meet the teacher’s requirements?
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 by JAMES

English - Literary Device
"American music made Chinese music sound like noise" Would this be considered a simile? If so why?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by John Doe

English
1. I want to eat the bread and butter. 2. Give me a needle and thread. 3. Look at the cup and saucer. 4. Look at a cup and saucer. ------------------- Are they all correct?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Look at the red and white roses over there. 2. Look at the red and the white roses over there. ------------------------------------- What is the difference between them? The following are my explanations. Are my explanations right? 1. All the roses are red and white. There ...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. There is a black and white dog on the road. 2. There are a black and a white dog on the road. 3. There are a black and white dogs on the road. --------------------------- Are they grammatical? Which ones are grammatical?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'm usually above the river or road. 2. I'm usually above the river or the road. ------------------- Which one is the better of the two? Do we have to omit the 'the' before 'road' in the sentence?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rfvv

English Check answers
Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. When Janine does volunteer work, she feels a sense of joy and fulfillment A. one independent clause only B. one independent clause and one subordinate clause (MY ANSWER) C. one ...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by Nikki

English
How do I relate literary operators to meaningless words?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rach16

English
Topic: Smart phones, unsmart users. write an essay on this topic and the best essay will be chosen.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by English essay competition

English
I'm writing a persuasive paragraph on how the english language has gotten worse over the years using evidence from George Orwell's essay and current events. In my topic sentence do I state what I'm going to prove or only state the main idea?
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by rach16

English
Where is the simple and complete predicates in the ff.sentences: 1.A king had a strange dream. 2.An odd lady appeared. 3.she advise him to look for the singing bird. 4.The eldest son asked permission to go. 5.He believed that he could catch the bird.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by Jovy Ann

English
1. He has the least money of all his classmates. 2. He has the least money of all the boys in his class. 3. He has the least money of all the boys in his classroom. -------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Is #1 logically incorrect?
Monday, July 11, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. All of a sudden a funny thing happened. 2. All of sudden a funny thing happened. ---------------------- Can we omit 'a' before 'sudden'? 3. detour (Do we stress the first syllable? Can we stress the second syllable?) 4. I have little money. 5. I have less ...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by rfvv

English
I had to pick a sarcastic quote from A Modest Proposal. I just wanted someone to check it to make sure it sounds sarcastic to them as well. I chose, "I grant this food will be somewhat dear, and therefore very proper for landlords, who, as they have already devoured most ...
Sunday, July 10, 2016 by Justine

English composition
i just wanna ask if this is correct. Title: Genres of movies Topic announcement: Horror movies Introduction: It is fun to watch scary movies with family or friends. Thesis statement: These are 4 main horror genres: Monsters; Killers; and Paranormal and Psychological horror. ...
Sunday, July 10, 2016 by Bernard

English composition
i just wanna ask if this is correct. i was making a prewritng classification and division. is not finish yet but i just wanna ask if im having a good start thanks Title: Genres of movies Topic announcement: Horror movies Introduction: It is fun to watch scary movies with ...
Sunday, July 10, 2016 by Bernard

English
I had to choose exaggeration and irony examples from The Rape of the Lock I wanted someone to check to make sure I am right ! Are these quotes exaggeration? " Then flashed the living lightning from her eyes." "And swells her breast with conquests yet to come, ...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Justine

English
In academic writing, introductions must include a thesis statement. 1.True 2.False I think it true, please recheck my work
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Julie

English
A brief, concise introduction can be effective. 1.True 2.False I think its true, please recheck my answer.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Julie

English
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make. 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by Julie

English
1. The truck will come down with less air in them. 2. The truck will come down if there is less air in them. 3. The truck will come down and less air will be in them. 4. The truck will come down, less air being in them. (*Them refers to the tires...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. When I'm worried about something, I follow my parents' advice. 2. When I'm worried about something, I obey my parents' advice. 3. When I'm worried about something, I take my parents' advice. 4. When I'm worried about something, I ____________ my ...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The mountain is so high. We had better go for it. 1-1. The mountain is so high. We had better not go for it. 2. The mountain is so high. We had better go from it. 3. The mountain is so high. We had better go away from it. 4. The mountain is so high. We had better go around ...
Saturday, July 9, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The sign on the bridge said, "Danger! Low bridge." 2. The sign on the bridge said "Danger! Low bridge." ---------------------- Which one is correct? Do we have to put a comma after 'said'? Or are both okay?
Friday, July 8, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Let me in. 2. Let me into. 3. Let me in the group. 3-1. Let me be in the group. 4. Let me into the group. 4-2. Let me go into the group. 5. Let me out. 6. Let me out of the room. 7. Let me be out of the room. 7-1. Let me go out of the room. ---------------------------- ...
Friday, July 8, 2016 by rfvv

English
The President detoured to Chicago for a special meeting. -------------------------------- What does the sentence above mean, #1 or #2? Is the special meeting in Chicago or anywhere else? 1. The President visited Chicago on the way to the White House to have a special meeting ...
Friday, July 8, 2016 by rfvv

English
Select the letter of the term that identifies the order in which the following sentence is written: Here is the equipment you need for rock collecting. a. direct object b. indirect object c. object complement d. predicate nominative e. predicate adjective
Friday, July 8, 2016 by Lynda

english
how does walter counter hub's defensiveness in secondhand lions
Friday, July 8, 2016 by Anonymous

ENGLISH LANGUAGE
EASSY ON ONCE BITTEN TWICE SHY
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by Anonymous

English
1. I need a small passport photo. 2. I need a small passport photograph. 3. I need a small passport picture. --------------------------- Can we use all the words at the end? Is #1 the most common expression?
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
He was the last man to be hangs for murder in this country. -------------------- In this sentence what is the meaning of 'for'? Does 'for' refer to 'reason' or 'relation', or else?
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. They made a pose like a model. 2. They made poses like models. *2-1. They made poses like a model. *2-2. They made a pose like models. 3. They made a mistake. 4. They made mistakes. 5. They made a card for Mom. 6. They made cards Mom. --------------------------- (Can we use...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
The exam is around the corner.rewrite starting with the corner
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by Mapeto

English
1. No few students were present at the meeting. 2. Not a few students were present at the meeting. 3. Quite a few students were present at the meeting. ------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? ============================= 4. I have no little money. 5. I ...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Parrots imitate human speech. 2. Parrots mimic human speech. 3. Parrots copy human speech. ----------------------------- Do they have the same meaning? 4. Can I ask you to take a picture of us? 5. Can I ask you to take a photo of us? 6. Can I ask you to take a photograph of...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Why did you upload my pictures? I want you to delete them now. ----------------------- Q1: Where do we give the primary stress on the verb 'upload,' on the first syllable or on the second syllable? Q2: Can we substitute 'erase' for 'delete'? What ...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

english
Properly format the following conversation, using dialogue tags and proper punctuation. In other words, make it look as it would in a short-short story: Jane: Hey, Mary. How are you? Mary: Good. You’ll never guess who I saw yesterday! Jane: Who? Wait—don’t tell ...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by sam

English
Asim is my friend who is an artist.Asim who is my friend is an artist. Which sentence is correct in case of usage of adjective clause?
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by Pramatha

English- please help
Need help with the following questions: Q1) Mrs Chen ________ for the doctor's clinic already. 1) left 2) has left 3) had left 4) was leaving Is the answer (1) or (2)? Q2) John ______ to the library since nine o'clock this morning, he should be back soon. 1) goes 2) ...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by chimingbell

English
1. They made too many noises in the laboratory. 2. The boy made too much noise in the library, so he was sent out by the libriarian. 3. She woke up because of a lot of noise from outside. 4. He could not sleep well because a lot of noises from outside disturbed him...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. People got out of their cars and helped the driver. 2. People went out of their cars and helped the driver. 3. People came out of their cars and helped the driver. ------------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Can we use 'went' and 'came'...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Don 't hang up. Hold on, please. 2. Don't hang up. Hang on, plese. (Can we use 'Hang on' instead of "Hold on' in telephone conversation?) 3. He and I made poses like models. 4. He and I made a pose like models. (Which one is correct? Do we have to ...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
Which of the following is an example of a narrative poem? A. The Bridegroom by Alexander Pushkin B. The Fish by Elizabeth Bishop C. Danny Deever by Rudyard Kipling D. All of the above
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by Adam

English
This line: "the noblest and most agreeable of all possible castles." Would you say its more exaggerated or sarcastic? Its from the story, Candide. I put it down as exaggerated but wanted to make sure I was correct. Just by the tone of it, he seemed like he ...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by Justine

Maths,geography,history,science,agriculture
It is possible to to do meteorlogist while i am doing this subjects:HISTORY,GEOGRAPHY,LIFE-ORIENTAT​ION,LIFE-SCIENCES,SEPEDI,ENGLISH AND MATHS LITERACY?
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by Tumelo Faith Baloyi

English
website: an area on the Web where information about a particular subject, organization, etc. can be found ------------------------------ What does the where clause modify, 'an area' or 'the Web'?
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'll probably go and check out that apple, actually. 2. I'll probably go and check that apple, actually. 3. I'll probably go and check on that apple, actually. ------------------ Which one is correct? Do we have to use 'out' after 'check' here? 4...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She asked me to hold the line. 2. She asked me to hold on. ----------------- Are both the same? Do you have some other similar expressions? 3. He handed me the document without comment. 4. She handed me the document without comments. (Are both OK? Do we have to use the ...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'm particular about what I eat. 2. I'm picky about what I eat. 3. I'm choosy about what I eat. -------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is commonly used? Do you have some more adjectives similar to 'picky'?
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Quick question. Can wittiness be a method for satire?
Monday, July 4, 2016 by Justine

english
Studying and analyzing others’ speeches help us to be better
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by fidel

math-lit,life scince,geography,english,sotho,agricultural scince & LO
is math-lit a gud choice in becoming a climatologist...????
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by semangele

English
Identify the subject, object, and verb in this sentence. Online classes require good time-management skills.
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by Mikey

writing skills
Sentence 12: This first English dictionary, published in two volumes, contain 43,500 words. ------- Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence?If you think the original is the best way,choose option 1 1. contain 2. is containing 3. ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

writing skills
(1)Using a dictionary can occasionally be an exercise in frustration.(2)When, for example, you can't spell a word. (3)How do you look up the correct spelling?(4)It is just as exasperating when you discover the definition of "evocation"is"the act or fact of ...
Saturday, July 2, 2016 by ASIA

English Check answers
Transportation Strike Disrupts Westridge Thousands unable to get to work or school WESTRIDGE, Ohio—More than 600 transportation employees went on strike at midnight last night after the Westridge City Council rejected their demand for a 10% pay increase. The strike ...
Thursday, June 30, 2016 by Rebecca

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