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December 10, 2016

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ENGLISH
Mark the stressed syllables in the following sentences: 5 i Can I see you today? ii It’s impossible to please everybody. iii The light’s wrong for photography. iv My mind went blank and everything blacked out. v Please bring me a chair.
Saturday, December 10, 2016 by SARITHA

ENGLISH
Mark the stressed syllables in the following sentences 1. can i see you today? 2. it's impoossible to please everybody. 3. The light's wrong for photography. 4. My mind went blank and everything blacked out. 5. Please bring me a chair
Saturday, December 10, 2016 by SARITHA

language
plzz check my answers:)! 1.  How do Ernesto&n​bsp;in Barrio Boy and the b​oy in "A Day's&n​bsp;Wait" show bravery? (1 point) A.Ernesto tells Miss Ryan​&...
Thursday, December 8, 2016 by wbgh

English
Read the following passage. Then answer the questions that follow. THE OLYMPIC SWIMMER Who will be the winner bold? Athletes from both far and near Train and Strain to be the best. But who will win the medal gold? Swimmers swivel, splash, and kick Back and forth in a clear, ...
Thursday, December 8, 2016 by Marylyn

English
Hello, can someone please help me? I have to do an assignment, and one of the questions ends in a phrase that I don't understand. The words are "crossing the common." Thanks if anyone can help. I've been stuck ever since I got to it, and the online results ...
Thursday, December 8, 2016 by Brady

English
Hawthorne uses dialogue in chapter 4 to help the reader better understand the personality traits of both chillingworth and hester prynne. For each character, select the two quotes that best display their personality traits. I read the original and translation of the text and ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Pam

English
I'm doing a paper about Usher Syndrome and am having a hard time thinking about a thesis statement. I already have my paper typed up but can't think what to write as my thesis statement. Any examples would help to get my mind going. The source online about thesis ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Anonymous

English
What would be some great thesis statement examples about Usher Syndrome? I have one, but I would like to see more. Any help would be greatly appreciated
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Anonymous

English
1. She made herself up in front of the mirror. 2. She made up herself in front of the mirror. 3. She likes making up before the mirror. (Are they grammatical?) 4. She applied cosmetics on her face. 5. She applied makeup on her face. (Are both the same in meaning?)
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
Reading Bethune. Need help asap please! When Frances and Bethune quarrel in Act 1 Scene 2, Frances calls Bethune a hypocrite? How does Bethune defend himself from her accusation? In Bethune's opinion, who are the real hypocrites in the medical profession? Act 1 Scene 7. ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Tala

English
What would some of great thesis statement examples about Usher Syndrome? I have one, but I would like to see more. Any help would be greatly appreciated
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Anonymous

english
what is the direct characterization of passerby often heard her voice raised in arguments with her husband
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by lamisha

english
according to the story of the devil and tom walker by washinton irving what are the social and cultural influences
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by lamisha

English Riddle
some have more than a hundred some have got none;clue:has got many colours,trump has one,matiangi has two,
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by rodgers

English
1. The greeks believed that zeus, the king of the gods, lived on mount olympus. 2. The titanic sank after hitting an iceberg off the coast of newfoundland. 3. My cousin collects scandinavian pottery. 4. Stephanie is taking english, math II, and biology. 5. On friday we were ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Hayden

English
1.In Social Studies, i learned about the famous Architect Frank Lloyd Wright. 2. One of wright's best-known works is his house, fallingwater, in bear run, Pennsylvania. 3."Yes, wright still may be the best-known american architect," Mrs. Lee said. 4. Louis ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Hayden

English (essay question)
Hi, so I'm writing an expository essay and one of the requirements asks for the following: "Claim, example, warrant format in each body paragraph." What exactly does this mean? I understand I have to give examples, but does "claim" and "warrant&...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Fading

English
1. The teams drew/tied the match five all. 2. The teams drew/tied the match five points each. 3. The teams drew/tied the match at five all. 4. The teams drew/tied the match at five points each. 5. The teams drew/tied the match at 5-5. 6. The teams drew/tied the match 5-5...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. We went on a picnic at Riverside Park. 2. We went on a picnic at the Riverside Park. (Do you put 'the' before 'Riverside Park'?) 3. The lesson being over, we ran out of the room. 4. Because the lesson was over, we ran out of the room. 5. After the lesson was...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
In the State of Union Address the President promised to improve the faltering economy, to increase the amount of federal funding available for the art programs and ?
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Noelle

English
1. There was a tug-of-war on the playground. The teams drew at 2-2. 2. They did a tug-of-war in the playing field. The game ended in draw. 3. They played the tug-of war at the playground. Class 2-1 won the game at 3-2. (Would you check the sentences? I need your corrections. ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The street is closed for construction. 2. The city has closed the street for construction. 3. They have closed the street for construction. (What is the suitable active voice of #1?) 4. The door was shut. 5. He had shut the door. 6. They had shut the door. (Which one is the...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

english
Can someone help me write a 8 line poem about Romeo and Juliet
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by sara

English
1. Canand lost the game against/with England at 2 to 3. 2. Canada won the game against/with England at two to three. 3. Canada won the game against/with England at 2-2. ----------------- Are they correct? Would you let me know correct expressions?
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Canada drew/tied the game against England at 1-1. 2. Canada drew/tied the game against England 1-1. 3. Canada drew/tied the game against England at one to one. 4. Canada drew/tied the game against England one to one. -------------------------- Q1: Can we use all the ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
What is the difference between World War II and Nazism?
Monday, December 5, 2016 by Zoella

English
How is close reading related to annotation? How are they similar?
Monday, December 5, 2016 by Iris

U.s History
1.Which statement best describes an effect of William Penn's actions on colonial America? A)Cash-crop agriculture became more profitable in the Southern colonies. B)Many immigrants came to the Middle colonies seeking religious freedom.*** C)Several northern colonies ...
Monday, December 5, 2016 by katrina

english
I have an assignment about paraphrase. please help me..
Monday, December 5, 2016 by eylul

english
Which of the following sentences contain a linking verb? Sammy made lunch for us yesterday. +++ Would this be correct?
Monday, December 5, 2016 by PLEASE HELP

english
Which of the following sentences contains an action verb? 1)Brad looks upset today. 2)Brad drove to the zoo with us.+++ 3)The animals seem very active today. 4)Our friend appeals happy now. I think it is number 2?
Monday, December 5, 2016 by PLEASE HELP

English
1. She'll be coming round the mountain when she comes. 2. She'll be coming around the mountain when she comes. ------------------------ In the song, 'round' is used in #1. In British English, 'round is used with action verbs. However, what about in American...
Monday, December 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Hello. Thank you for your help. I'd like to think of a stative passive and an active passive. 1. He has closed the shop. 2. He closed the shop and it is closed. (The meaning of #1 is #2. There was an action and then there was a state: an action + a state here.) 3. The shop...
Monday, December 5, 2016 by rfvv

probability
A letter of english alphabets is chosen at random.What is the probability that it is a letter of the word MATHEMATICS.
Monday, December 5, 2016 by Avay

English
What is the purpose of the author using flashbacks in the short story 'penny in the dust'?
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by Jade

English
How do the themes like the will to live, the importance of storytelling, and the nature of religious belief help drive the plot forward? I don't really know how to answer this.
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by Sam

English
Chapter 2 of the scarlet letter What does this tell you about the puritan people? "there appeared, in the first place, like a black shadow emerging into the sunshine, the grim and grisly presence of the town-beadle, with a sword by his side and his staff of office in his ...
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by Aria

statistics
10th grade New York public school students taking a standardized English test produced test scores that were normally distributed with a mean of 85 and a standard deviation of 4. Let x be a random variable that represents the test score of a student. Students whose test scores...
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by jill

English
What is one possible theme of I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings? Marguerite did well when her mother sent her to live with her grandmother. There is no sense dreaming about the future when you are unhappy. The author grew up to become a success in several fields. People without ...
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by Anabel

English
From this morning, the rain will set in all over the country. ------------------------------- What is the meaning of 'set' in this sentence? Is 'set' used together with 'in' as in this sentence?
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by rfvv

English
In "A Cub Pilot", what is one of Mark Twain's purposes in using humor? to make readers think that there is nothing serious about his story to describe what life was like on the Mississippi River to make readers interested in the narrator and the story <i chose...
Sunday, December 4, 2016 by Anabel

English
How do themes drive the plot in a story or film?
Saturday, December 3, 2016 by Jennifer

Math
Kareena got 60% marks in English, 75% in hindi and 130 in maths. The max marks in each of subject are 150,200and 150. Fknd her aggregate marks.
Saturday, December 3, 2016 by Tanya

Math
Kareena got 60% marks in English, 75% in hindi and 130 in maths. The max marks in each of subject are 150,200and 150. Find her aggregate marks.
Saturday, December 3, 2016 by Tanya

English
1. I fell asleep with the computer turned on. 2. It is difficult to get to the place because of bad weather. 3. It is difficult to get to the place because of the bad weather. -------------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Do we need to put 'the' before &#...
Saturday, December 3, 2016 by rfvv

Language Arts
Good evening. I have a problem in English Language Arts. I have to write a poem. The instructions are as follows: Write a short poem that reflects the mood you interpret of a season (Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter). Follow the requirements listed below: 1. The poem must be 8 ...
Friday, December 2, 2016 by Donald

English
1. We have painted our house gren. 2. Our house have been painted green. 3. Our house is painted gren. ( #1 is an active voice sentence. #2 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #2, action is stressed. #3 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #3, state is stressed. Is this ...
Friday, December 2, 2016 by rfvv

english
for the poem by edgar allan poe in stanza 5 what are 3 actions taken by the speaker of the poem in this stanza
Friday, December 2, 2016 by lamisha

English
1. The gate is shut at 7. 2. The gate gets shut at 7. 2-2. The gate grows shut at 7. 2-3. The gate becomes shut at 7. (Can we use all the verbs? are they the same in meaning?) 3. The gate is shut now. 4. The gate stands shut now. 5. The gate lies shut now. 6. The gate remains ...
Friday, December 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 1:03pm. 1. The road is closed for construction. (What is the active voice sentence of #1?) 2. The city has closed the road for construction. 3. The city closes the road for construction. •English - Writeacher, Wednesday, ...
Friday, December 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It seems that the two years was a long time for you. 2. It seems the two years was a long time for you. 3. It seems like the two years was a long time for you. -------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Which one is commonly used? Can we omit 'that' as in...
Friday, December 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
The scarlet letter "dark and abundant hair, so glossy that it threw off the sunshine with a gleam" "her beauty shone out, and made a halo of the misfortune and ignominy in which she was enveloped." Fine at least 2 phrases that describe the physical nature ...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Aria

english
Parenthetical expression includes information that may be helpful but is not essential to the meaning of a sentence. They are de-emphasize by
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Can Someone help me on figuring out how to distinguish one clause from another and explain or give me a resource to use that would help. And also give an example of each. Thanks! Adverbial Clause Adjectival Clause Noun Clause Independent Clause Prepositional Phrase
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Oreos

English
Based on "The Divine Comedy" by Dante Alighieri In "The Divine Comedy," what does the "one true path" that Dante has lost MOST LIKELY represent? The road to Rome His sense of right and wrong The literal way through the forest His knowledge of ...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Fading

English Help ASAP
1. Part A In "All Together Now," Barbara Jordan's main purpose is to persuade readers that a tolerant society is best created by working on a small scale. inform readers of the recent history of the civil rights movement in the United States. praise the work of ...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Lip

English Literature
Explain the significance of the title of the story "Quality"
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by MacKenzie

english
according to the raven by edgar allan poe how is the speaker felling. what is he doing when interrupted by the tapping. and who or what does he think is causing the tapping
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by lamisha

English
1. Cathy said that she would be here later. ---------------------------- In this sentence, does 'she' refers to 'Cathy' or "another female person"?
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You don't have to go there. 2. You have not to go there. (In British English, is #2 the same as #1?) 3. There were five men in the room. One was old and the others were young. 4. There were five men in the room: One was old and the others were young. 5. There were five ...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He looked at himself in the mirror. (Does 'in the mirror' modify 'himself' or 'looked'?) 2. I had my picture taken by the photographer. 3. I had the photographer take my picture. (Are both grammatical? Does #2 can be changed into #3?)
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
There was/were heavy traffic on the way
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Kkli

Social Studies
Could you help me with these questions? 1. Which statement best explains the significance of the signing of the Mayflower Compact? * 2. What was a major reason for the colonization of the Americas by Europeans? * 3. Which reason led to the establishment of colonies in both ...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by King Comfort

English
I am doing presentation about Cherokee tribe. will talk about their customs, traditions,holidays, ceremonies etc. Where can I find scholarly articles about this specific population that talks about how to work their family or with them in general .Or just ideas on what to look...
Thursday, December 1, 2016 by Noria

English
I taught (thinking to myself not sure if it’s the right word taught) to myself that I needed to be fluent in programming languages to set myself apart from others in the job market and increase my quantitative skills. Is the proper word "taught" used correctly? ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Curious

English
What are some personality and physical characteristics of coyotes?
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Boberto

English
Which of the following is a true statement about an MLA Works Cited page? A. The Works Cited page requires no special formatting. B. The Works Cited page should immediately follow the conclusion and be on the same page. C. The Works Cited page should contain all information ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by anonymous

English
has anyone read the short story "the new veterans" and can give me like a summary of what happened in the story? i already tried looking online but couldn't find a complete summary? i just need to know mainly the plot? it would be much help
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Kayla

english
The final section of a research paper paragraph should include _______, to help readers figure out how the evidence supplied in the body of the paragraph supports the topic. A. an analysis B. a transition C. a citation D. a quotation C?
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by caitlyn

English
Prewriting can be helpful when trying to narrow a topic because it A. can reveal an interesting angle that may become your thesis. B. can usually be submitted as the final essay. C. helps you eliminate ideas that would support your thesis. D. raises a lot of issues related to ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by anonymous

english
It's permissible to delete a word or phrase from a direct quotation as long as you don't change the meaning of the quote. To indicate your deletion in the quote, you would A. use a hyphen in place of the deleted word or passage. B. use an ellipsis to designate a ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by english

English
Which of the following is a true statement about an MLA Works Cited page? A. The Works Cited page requires no special formatting. B. The Works Cited page should immediately follow the conclusion and be on the same page. C. The Works Cited page should contain all information ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by brooke

English
Ok so for my class I have to write about an issue that is found in multiculture literature. I can't think of any ideas of an issue that is important to me that i would like to write about.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Melissa Bell

English
If you had read The Last Judgement could you please help me? God...."The fifth and sixth people were an old married couple;he finished them off with an axe and found practically no money, although they had more than twent thousand hidden away." Kugler jumped up: ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Anonymous

english
we did not grow rice voice
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by mukesh

English
1. The gate is shut at 7. 2. The gate gets shut at 7. 3. The gate grows shut at 7. 4. The gate becomes shut at 7. (Are they all the same in meaning?) 5. The gate is shut now. 6. The gate stands shut now. 7. The gate lies shut now. 8. The gate remains shut now. 9. The gate ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
Explain what the speaker's word choice shows us about puritans. " let us hope, to symbolize some sweet moral blossom that maybe found along the track, or relieve the darking close of a tale of human frailty and sorrow." From the scarlet letter chapter 1
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by Emma

English
can anyone please summarize the short story "an ordinary soldier of the queen" because I didn't understand it at all and I am very confused ? I read it 3 times but still dont understand what happened, if anyone has read it please help:) very appreciated:)
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Eriha

English
What would be an example of something that is written not for the purpose of reading?
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by CarlyJeane

English
Why does Hawthorne begin the story with a reflection about the need for a cemetery and a prison? I read the chapter 1 and dont know why the author begin the story like that. The book is called the scarlet letter and question pertains to the first chapter.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Emma

English
What does this mean? "The world abounds with masterpieces, and yet they do not fill my two hands"
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Mia

English
The word phosphorescence and gelatinous would be categorized under the label The answer are A. Marine animals B. Fishing terms C. boat terms D. Marine images I hope somebody can help me
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Jenny

English
There are three teams in a classroom. 1. This question is for Team 1. 2. Only Team 2 can answer this question. 2-2. Only students in Team 2 can answer this question. (Do we have to put 'the' before 'students'?) 3. This one is for Team 3 students. 4. Team 1 ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The fan is above the desk. (Can we use 'above' any time when the fan is on the ceiling, for example, in each corner. When the fan is directly over the desk, can we use "over" as in the sentence? Can we use 'above' when the fan is in each corner of ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
Identify the sentence type. I have to do my homework before I can watch TV. a. simple c. complex b. compound d. compound-complex
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by Kim

English
1. The fan is above the desk. (Can we use 'above' any time when the fan is on the ceiling, for example, in each corner. When the fan is directly over the desk, can we use "over" as in the sentence? Can we use 'above' when the fan is in each corner of ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. "These pictures show how lava from kilauea's eruption threatened everything in its path in 1989," I added. 2. Its crater, halemaumau crater, is the largest active crater in the World. 3. then ms. jackson told us that honolulu is probably the most important ...
Monday, November 28, 2016 by Hayden

English
1. She put a blanket over the sleeping baby. 2. She put a blanket on teh sleeping baby. (Can we use both over and on? What is the difference between them?)
Monday, November 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, November 4, 2016 at 11:17pm. Oh Lordy, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home. --------------------------------- This is a sentence in the song "Swanee River. Q1: " What is the meaning of "Lordy" here? Is Lordy ...
Monday, November 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It appears that there has been a mistake. 2. There appears to have been a mistake. 3. It happened that she was out when we called. 4. She happened to be out when we called. 5. It chanced (that) they were staying at the same hotel. 6. They chanced to be staying at the same ...
Monday, November 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It seems that he is rich. (Is the that clause a subjective complement?) 2. My car is similar to yours. 3. My car resembles yours. 4. My car takes after yours. 5. My car looks like yours. 6. My car is like yours. (Are the five sentences all the same in meaning? Which ones ...
Monday, November 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
hange into passive voice. People will honer teachers officers do not demand money from public. My wife prepares food Can you complete all the lessons by the end of January Who speaks the truth? Who has broken the mirror
Sunday, November 27, 2016 by Manasa

English
For the Tell-Tale Heart, what are two pivotal artifacts?
Sunday, November 27, 2016 by Peoni

maths
in a class of 40 children 3/8 likes english,2/5 likes maths and 3/4 like science .find the number of children who like each subject.
Sunday, November 27, 2016 by sri

English
Why do we have to follow school rules and regulation?
Sunday, November 27, 2016 by TAP

English
There is a crib next to the wall. There is a picture on the wall. In this case, do we use #1? In this case, #1 is not the same as #2. Is that right? #4 is not suitable, either. 1. The picture is above the crib. 2. The picture is over the crib. 3. The crib is below the picture...
Saturday, November 26, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The fluorescent lamp is over the desk. 2. An ant is beneath the table. 3. The cat is under the table. 4. A book is on the table. ----------------------- Does #1 mean that the fluorescent lamp is right above the table? If the fluorescent lamp is in the corner and the lamp is...
Saturday, November 26, 2016 by rfvv

English
On the hill, there is a house. When we walk down a little, there is a lake. In that case, we can say as follows. 1. The house is above the lake. 2. The house is over the lake. 3. The lake is below the house. 4. The lake is under the house. In this case, #1 and #3 are right. ...
Saturday, November 26, 2016 by rfvv

ENGLISH
1.what are the behavior of students towards school rules and regulation ? 2.why do the students need to follow the school rules and regulations? 3.how does it affects to the behavior of the students
Saturday, November 26, 2016 by PAT

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 4:44am. 1. Korea drew the game against Japan. 2. Korea tied the game against Japan. 3. Korea and Japan drew in the game. 4. Korea and Japan tied in the game. 5. The game between Korea and Japan ended/finished in a draw. 6. The ...
Saturday, November 26, 2016 by rfvv

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