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November 22, 2014

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Social Science
Where can I find information on the difference between English policing and American policing, without using wikipedeia? I found some information but is not showing a difference. Thank you
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 9:42pm

English Writeacher
I want to thank you for advice and help in my English course. On my 9 page final I missed 7 questions, but what was so bad it was on complex and compound complex sentences my weakness I knew. I made 93 on final. I have a 96.83 grade average for course. Again Thank You for help...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 6:10pm

English MS Sue
Got my final exam test graded.i made a 93. he praised me for only missing 7 questions And they all were on the complex or compound complex sentences which were my weakness I know. proud that I got a 96.83 average for course. Thank You for the help and telling me of the sites ...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 6:06pm

English
What are the benefits of having a first person narrator in The Fall of The House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe What is the significance of the lake, fissure in the wall, and Usher's sister in the short story?
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 2:58pm

English
i have to write a literary analysis on Romeo and Juliet. This what i did so far, In the story ‘Romeo and Juliet’, Romeo wanted to live happily with Juliet despite the hatred between their families. "Here's much to do with hate, but more with love," he ...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 1:10pm

English
1. Let me call roll to make sure you're all here. 2. Let's decide the turns first. Who would like to go first? 3. Could you please fetch it from the staff room? 4. Could you please fetch it from the teachers' room? 5. Could you please fetch it from the teacher'...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:33am

English
1. Kevin seems to have forgotten the appointment. 2. Kevin seems to have forgot the appointment. -------------- Which one is right? Do we have to use 'forgot' or 'forgotten'?
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 1:24am

english
English I part II GP Final – Exam 4
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 12:05am

jm
need how to do English I part II GP Final – Exam 4
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 12:01am

Quantitative Methods
7) President’s job approval rating is frequently reported in news programs. You will hear statements such as: “Among likely voters, the President’s job approval rating is 46% with a margin of error of 6%.” a) What percent confidence interval do you think ...
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:18pm

AP English Literature: The Odyssey
Hello. I am in need of some help with these following questions about The Odyssey: 1. When Odysseus finally lands upon the island of the Phaiacians, what happens which leads him to come out of disguise and reveal his true identity? A. Athena vows to protect him and tells him ...
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:04pm

English PLEASE!!!
A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." ...
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 3:27pm

English
how to write a conclusion for Tochi's essay?
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 12:50pm

English/concrete nouns
Select all of the concrete nouns. iron anger faith toolbox perseverance lamb grace tooth I think it's B,C,E, and G
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 10:24am

English
1. His failure is mainly due to his carelessness. 2. His failure is mainly because of his carelessness. 3. His failure is mainly owing to his carelessness. --------------------- Are they all the same and grammatical?
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 11:51pm

English
Please Help me with the closing any suggestions Overall, how the delivery was characterized and how he used the presentational aids, made me understand how to present a speech.. The strength that the speaker had on his speech was the tone of voice, and his gestures. An ...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 10:20pm

English
Where's the prepositional phrase in this sentence From June until the end of August, Carl lives in Alabama
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 9:28pm

English
17. How is a compound sentence formed? A. By joining a simple sentence with a dependent clause B. By joining two simple sentences with a comma and a coordinate conjunction C. By joining two independent clauses and one dependent clause D. By joining a dependent and independent ...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 7:57pm

English
7. Which sentence contains italicized words that are used as an infinitive phrase? A. Tom went there for some flour. B. Kelly went to the grocery store. C. Mark wanted to go, but not today. D. Jane parked her car behind a truck. These words are italicized..... A.for some flour...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 5:24pm

english 3
Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) Which element relies on logic, credibility, and emotion? rhetorical devices theme statements purpose statements thesis statements Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) "AT this second appearing to take the oath of the ...
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 5:22pm

English
What might be some character traits of Montresor in The Cask of Amontillado? I can't come up with anything except cruel.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 5:07pm

english
approximately what is the value of a Japan Yen compared to a dollar? Use estimation, and I need to show math work. I have no idea
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 4:13pm

English
4. Which one of these sentences contains a prepositional phrase? A. Trolls live under bridges; elves do not. B. Where did you find the papers that I lost? C. You may think otherwise, but what I tell you is true. D. To be, or not to be: that is the question. I'm thinking A?
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 4:06pm

English help please
The sides of a square are increased by a scale factor of 7. The perimeter of thr smaller square is 16 ft. What is the perimrter of the larger square? A. 4 ft B. 28 ft C. 56 ft D. 112 ft Is the answer A? Thank you
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 3:09pm

English
What is the past tenses and past perticiple of these word learn and sow?
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 2:51pm

English
What might be some character traits of Montresor in The Cask of Amontillado? I can't come up with anything except cruel.
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 2:41pm

english
Select all that apply. Which of the following can function as adjectives? infinitive phrase gerund phrase participial phrase
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 11:02am

English
Select all that apply. Some of the characteristics of a good business letter are _____. accuracy brevity clarity colloquial style A and C?
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 10:45am

english
All of the following items are expressed in the subjunctive except _____. a wish a condition contrary to fact a that clause expressing necessity a statement of fact
Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 10:29am

English
1. When there are no more trees, the land will become a desert. 2. When thre are not any more trees, the land will become a desert. 3. When there are not trees any more, the land will become a desert. ---------------- Are they all the same in meaning?
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 11:49pm

English
What is another word for strong, as in strong in the mind and will not fall even at the toughest times. But I don't want to use strong-minded because that is more like determined. So, what is another characteristic for strong but it does not mean determined
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 9:38pm

3rd grade English
I'm trying too see if my daughter is doing her homework correctly .... The question is use each word or phrase as the subject of a sentence .add a verb describing an action that takes place in the present . Make sure each verb agrees with its subject Her answer was - the ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:50pm

English
Just to say Thank YOU everyone for the advice and help I have received. I have turned in my final exam. It was 9 pages and yes, I had to ask for advice and help, but I have really learned a lot. I will let ya'll know my outcome. It is nice to learn something new everyday!
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 4:37pm

english
All of the following compound nouns are correct except a.editors in chief. b.sons-in-law. c.bird watchers. d.mother-in-laws. I am think a
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:59pm

English
Birches by Robert Frost When I see birches bend to left and right Across the lines of straighter darker trees, I like to think some boy's been swinging them. But swinging doesn't bend them down to stay As ice-storms do. Often you must have seen them Loaded with ice a ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:33pm

English
1. I cannot make sense of the letter. 2. I cannot understand the letter. ------------- Are both the same in meaning?
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:31pm

English (ms.sue)
I asked a question before about bullying. Can you please check for improvements on this paragraph and suggest any improvements to make it more ineresting. Thank you. He strides towards one of the girls, who carried a large rucksack, which sagged with a lack of life. Looking ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:08pm

English
All of the following plural nouns except a.flies b.themselves. c. ladys. d.proofs I am think d All of the following compound nouns are correct except a.editors in chief. b.sons-in-law. c.bird watchers. d.mother-in-laws. I am think b or d
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 2:49pm

English (ms.sue)
How would I describe a someone who is bullying someone getting caught by a teacher? I have to include metaphors and facial expressions. Thank you
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 2:29pm

English
(2) to ensure that the federal government plays a central role in enforcing the standards established in this act on behalf of individuals with disabilities. The above section of the Americans with Disabilities Act: explains who is to make sure the act is obeyed explains that ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 1:39pm

English HELP!
The Americans with Disabilities Act claims that "The continuing existence of unfair and unnecessary discrimination and prejudice denies people with disabilities the opportunity to compete on an equal basis." Why do the authors include Part 4 in this section? How is ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 1:24pm

English 10
Whenever I see a competitive game of Ultimate Frisbee, I AM INSPIRED TO JOIN A TEAM. Which type of clause is bolded? adjective clause adverb clause noun clause independent clause
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 1:00pm

English
Can I change the following sentence. I had to study and keep reviewing to succeed. to-----You must study and keep reviewing to succeed. Will this be an imperative sentence now?
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:22pm

English
Trying to rewrite my paragraph. Wanted to say "This class has been a challenge, but very self gratifying to me." Is there another word beside gratifying I could use?
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 11:54am

English Ms Sue
The last thing on my final is a paragraph I had to write, Using correct spelling and correct grammar, write a paragraph of five related sentences that discuss your experience in the English Grammar course. Using all four sentence types. Will you proof read for me? Alas, Lord...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 8:41am

English
1. It'll take thirty minutes for her to get here. 2. It'll take her thirty minutes to get here. (Are both the same and grammatical?) 3. As it rained heavily, the playground is muddy now. 4. It having rained heavily, the playground is muddy now. (Are both the same?) 5. ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:16am

English
1. It hardly rained last summer. 2. Hardly did it rain last summer. (Is #2 OK?) 3. Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I would not change my mind. 4.Were the sun to rise in the west, I would not change my mind. (Is #4 OK?)
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:01am

English
Education standard have gone down in our country,write a composition discribing what should be done inorder to lmprove education standard.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:38am

English
Lina went on her first diet in High school for three days she ate nothing but carrot sticks, cottage cheese, and apples. Then scarfed down two double sentence cheeseburgers with fries and a chocolate shake. Her other attempts at dieting didn’t last much longer. By ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:30pm

english
need help on writing science fiction short story?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 9:48pm

Human Geography
Discuss the origin, diffusion, and impact on the cultural landscape for one of the following: A) folk housing styles in the United States. B) Buddhism in Asia. C) English in South Asia. Anyway I can get help with this? I have an FRQ due thursday and need help answering these.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:50pm

English
Writers often use language and images to foreshadow events that are going to take place in a story. Consider these words and phrases from the passage: dank tropical night moonless Caribbean night moist black velvet From these the reader can predict that Whitney and/or ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:47pm

English
CHECK PLEASE? Is this a good analytical paragraph? Edgar Allen Poe’s poem, “The Bells”, uses personification and alliteration in order to establish a new tone for each stanza. Personification is used to create a transition in the stanzas, to differentiate the ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:45pm

English - Grammar
What tense is this verb ? The state police were pulling over many drivers? I think its past progressive but i don't know if it would also be considered past perfect progressive. what principle part is used to form the verb in each sentence? 1.The workers will have finished...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:25pm

English
Which of the following is a fragment a.because we had tickets. b.running past first base. c. Athletes understanding the purpose of practice. d. all of the above. I am think d Which of the following is a fragment? A.Here are the answers to the math questions. b.There seems to ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:12pm

English
Astronomers Ferraro and Newman study the speed of the stars circling the galactic center of the galaxy. Identify the appositive or appositive phrase. galaxy Astronomers the galactic center Ferraro and Newman
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:52pm

English 10
My aspiration to become a famous astronomer propels me to exceed in all of my classes. Identify the appositive or appositive phrase. - to exceed - aspiration - to become a famous astronomer - classes I am thinking its B. but not 100% sure...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:50pm

English
Lina went on her first diet in High school for three days she ate nothing but carrot sticks, cottage cheese, and apples. Then scarfed down two double sentence cheeseburgers with fries and a chocolate shake. Her other attempts at dieting didn’t last much longer. By ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:49pm

English 10
Which sentence correctly punctuates a nonessential appositive phrase? A. Aries, one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac, contains four stars. B. Aries one of thirteen constellations in the Zodiac contains four stars. C.Aries, one of thirteen constellations, in the Zodiac ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:47pm

English
Some examples of tricky plurals include a.changing to y to it and adding -es in nouns that end in y after a consonant, as in city/cities. b.changing f or fe to a v and adding -es to most singular common nouns that end in f or fe, as seen in life/lives. c.making compound nouns ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:12pm

English
All of the following common nouns except a.emotion b.leader. c.tablet. d.Kindle. I am think D. Singular or plural nouns a.refer to whether a noun is singular or plural. b.can usually be changed in number by adding or deleting -s or-es. c.sometimes use the same form or both ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:45pm

English
"Hang Ideas! They are tramps vagabonds knocking at the back door of your mind each taking a little of your substance each carrying away some crumb of that belief in a few simple notions you must cling to if you want to lovie decently and would like to die easy" What ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:23pm

English
"Ideas are great arrows but there has to be a bow" What is the meaning of this quote Answer : Ideas can only be shot forward by being focused and aiming towards them?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:21pm

English
What are the answers for chapter 9? Final Check: Money Problems
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:14pm

English
"Hang Ideas! They are tramps vagabonds knocking at the back door of your mind each taking a little of your substance each carrying away some crumb of that belief in a few simple notions you must cling to if you want to lovie decently and would like to die easy" ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:13pm

English
"Men can intoxicate themselevs with ideas as effectually as with alcool" SImile or metaphor Answer : Simile What are they comparing Answer : Comparing men and alcohol
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:11pm

English
"Ideas are great arrows but there has to be a bow" Is this a metaphor or simile? Answer : metaphor What are they comparing? Answer : They are comparing ideas to arrows
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:59pm

English
"New ideas are for the most part like bad sixpences and we spend our lives trying to pass them off on one another" What is this quote trying to say Answer : we spend our time on new ideas like we spend sixpences?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:57pm

English
Need to do a presentation on adverbs what the device does, what it's used for, explain how writers can use this for effect, the impact it can create, provide examples in action and explain how it's being used and the effect it is having
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:42pm

English MS. SUE
An interview is a(n) __________ in which one-on-one or small group question-and-answer sessions are conducted. secondary source unreliable source serious source primary source
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:40pm

Help ? English 10
I want people to know that she was a great teacher who loved her family and her country. She had the courage to speak out and do something about the injustice. She worked hard to pass redress. When a group of people feel they have been treated unfairly by the government, the ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:30pm

English 9
What is the difference between explicit and inferred details? A.There is no difference between the two terms. B.Explicit details are implied by the text. C.The reader implies information, while the text infers it. D.The reader infers details that are implied by the text.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:11pm

English 10
1. Sensory language is also known as __________. syntax broadsides imagery irony 2.Which excerpt taken from the poem “Birmingham Sunday” by Richard Farina is an example of sensory language? A.“clouds they were grey” B.“She asked for a blessing" C...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:09pm

English 10
Sensory language is also known as __________. syntax broadsides imagery irony
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 4:07pm

English 10
Which is an example of simile? A.“clouds they were grey” B. “how many black berries grew in the Blue Sea” C.“the number her killers had given was four” D.“blood ran like wine” HELP ME PLEASE AND CAN YOU EXPLAIN
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 3:42pm

English (ms.sue)
Is this a good way to describe silence outside the school gates? silence arose at the school gates. Every so often cars pass by disturbing the peace. The sound that was made was the part time teachers escaping before the chaos and the sound of the wind, whispering rumours. it ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:49pm

English
How would you describe silence outside the school gates, before the school is about to finish?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:26pm

English (Ms.Sue)
I am writing a description of a school bus stop on a rainy day I am at the part of describing the bus. How would I describe the sound of the typres screeching using metaphors or personification? also How can I describe the condition of the bus to be negative?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:06pm

English 10
Question: How long did your family spend in an internment camp? Answer: We were sent from Florin, California, to a temporary facility at the Fresno County fairgrounds for 6 months beginning in May of 1942. From there our family along with others from California were sent to ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:48pm

English 10
How do you identify the speaker’s purpose? A.by listening to the third line of each speaker’s speech B.by evaluating each speaker’s questions and responses C.by asking a teacher or peer to identify the purpose for you D.by determining the speaker’s syntax ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:47pm

English
We are debating this sentence. Although some items are not for the body but for the soul. I say a fragment. It just doesn't sound complete to me.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:30pm

English (Ms.Sue)
How would you describe the smell of rain?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:21pm

English
12. Which sentence below contains a correctly used modifier in italics? A. The sauce tasted bitterly, and I couldn't swallow it. B. I feel goodly now that I'm over the flu. C. He spoke sharply to his sister. D. Joe looked sad at his broken bike. C? The italicized ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:51pm

ENGLISH MS. SUE
The FALCON OF DEATH was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:34pm

english 10
Which ballad convention does Dudley Randall use in “Ballad of Birmingham”? using an innocent questioner and a wise respondent using a celebration to emphasize values using a song to discuss fate using prose instead of verse format
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:32pm

English 10 help please
The falcon of death was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:28pm

English
10. What is the indirect object in the following sentence? For her birthday, Jody bought Alice an angora sweater. A. Jody B. Alice C. Birthday D. Sweater B?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:13pm

English 10
That cold autumn morning no eyes saw the sun, Which literary technique does this line use? metaphor imagery simile personification I was thinking imagery
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:02pm

English
The physician discussed problems faced by everyone, and the response was positive. This is a compound sentence I would think no comma is necessary.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 11:52am

English
Here is another poem that uses personification to help define the theme. Answer the questions that follow using all you know about poetic devices. The heart asks pleasure first, And then, excuse from pain; And then, those little anodynes (a medicine that relieves pain) That ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 11:50am

English
Second guessing myself again, Cigarette advertising has been banned from television, it does, however, appear in printed material. Has to be a comma splice sentence to me am I right?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:56am

English
3. Which of the following sentences does not properly use a subordinating conjunction? A. As the man said, what comes around goes around. B. He acts like he's going to cry. C. You stay put unless I call for you. D. I will refuse his demands because they are outrageous. B ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:38am

English
I need to buy some new clothes for the summer. to buy some new clothes to buy is asking what new clothes. I am saying an adverb again
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:16am

English
I am learning I hope. The tortoise ran slowly and steadily to win the race. to win the race tells why so it is an adverb Correct?
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:05am

English
1. He knows it's hard to stop junk food. 2. He knows it's hard to stop eating junk food. (Are both grammatical?)
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:42am

English
PRINT AND BRING THIS COUPON IN Spend 20$ or more, you get 20% off 10/16/2010 only -------------------------- This is a part of an advertisement on the Internet. The expressions above is in a dotted box line. On the top in the middle of the dotted line, there is a scissor.What...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:32am

English
Finally, I woke up, one day my life began to change. I am going to say this is a Comma splice sentence. This part of grammar I do not like, LOL!
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:58am

English help please
Why might the author have chosen to organize "Forest Fire" in chronilogical order written by Anais Nin? A.she wanted to create the same suspence for readers as she felt at the time. B.she wanted readers to understand the cause of the fire. C.she was afraid that she ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:20am

English
Why do you save money? 1. I save money to buy a fancy bike. 2. I save money to buy the MS Office program. 3. I save money to buy a Samsung galaxy 5. 4. I save money to please my parents, for they like me to save money. 5. I save money to buy a new coat. 6. I save money to ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:52am

English
Why do you study English? 1. I study English to chat with foreigners. 2. I study English to get 100 points on the English test in the final exam. 3. I study English to read technical English books. 4.I study English to enter Cambridge University in the future. (Would you check...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:43am

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