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maths lit, geography, life science, history, life orientation, english, tswana
what can I do with my life with all this subjects that I studied?.
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 10:39am

Can anyone help with this paragraph??? english
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:16pm

Help english
Revise the sentences. (1) Revise the following sentence so that the subject and verb of each sentence identify key actors and actions: Currently, the percentage of full-time African-American professors teaching in American universities is less than eight. African American ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 9:50pm

English
when one assumes that when one event follows another in time, that the first event causes the second to occur,he or she may relying, on what? causation or reverse chronological order I really do not know
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:21pm

english Help
the search for answers to cause and effect can result in _____ explanations(s) A. two B. many C.one D.no I think it is A
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:12pm

English Need help
how many other modes of writing should be used to develop your definition? A.As many as you need B.one C.two D.three
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:57am

English - Miss Sue Help!!!
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:23pm

english
Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. Please get to bed early since you have a test tomorrow.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 6:00pm

english
Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. When you obey your parents, you please the Lord.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 5:50pm

english
We swam for two days, and we were tired. please I need this sentence with out a comma splice Is this is correct? We swam for two days and we were tired. Underneath that, write the corrected sentence without the comma splice.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 12:31pm

English
How do you pronounce 'firemen'? Do 'fireman' and 'firemen' have the same pronunciation?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 10:31pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:10pm

English
(2) Revise the following groups of sentences. Combine each group of sentences into a single cohesive sentence. • Plato was born around 428 B.C. His family was part of the Roman aristocracy. Many of his family members were active in politics. But Plato consciously resisted...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:01pm

English
Revise the following sentences so that the subject and verb of each sentence identify key actors and actions: • The dedication of professors to multiculturalism is crucial to encouraging students of all races to succeed. o To encourage students of all races to succeed, it...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 7:41pm

English
1. I am learning another language. 2. I am learning one more language. 3. I am learning a different language. ---------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:22pm

English
1. Some people said yes and others said no, and the others said nothing. 2. Some people said yes and others said no, and the others remained silent. 3. Some people said yes and others said no, and the rest said nothing. 4. Some people said yes and others said no, and others ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:20pm

English
1. Look at the scared boy. 2. Look at the scary monster. 3. Look at the scaring boy. 4. Look at the scaring monster. 5. Look at the scary boy. 6. Look at the scared monster. ----------- Are they all grammatical? What is the difference?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:14pm

English
1. I will finish it by tomorrow evening. 2. I will have finished it by tomorrow evening. ---------------- Which one is grammatical?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 3:47am

English
1. I have ten balls. Some are red, others are blue, and the other is green. 2. I have ten balls. One is green, some are red, and the others are blue. 3. I have ten balls. One is green, others are red, and the others are blue. ------------------------- Which ones are ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 2:11am

English
1. I saw two movies: one was a scary movie and the other was a comedy. 2. I saw two movies: one was a scary movie and the other was a comedy movie. ------------------ Q1: Does #1 mean #2? Q2: Can we use 'horror movie' instead of 'scary movie'? What is the ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 2:00am

English
1. Cats are various colors. 2. Cats are of various colors. (Which one is correct?) 3. This paper is not clean. Give me another piece. 4. This paper is not clean. Give me another piece of paper. 5. This piece of paper is not clean. Give me another piece of paper. (Does #3 mean...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:57am

English
1. The two men were handcuffed together. 2. The two men were handcuffed by the police officer. --------------------- Does #1 mean #2? The situation is as follows: There were two men in the train. One was a police officer, and the other was a young man. They were handcuffed ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:55am

English
The young woman looked at the two men. Then with a lovely smile, she held out her hand and said,"Hello, Mr. Easton...... In the second line, what is the meaning of 'then'? #1 or #2? 1. At that time 2. After that
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:45am

English
1. She was very beautiful. 2. She was beauty itself. 3. She was all beauty. 4. She was a beauty. -------- Are they grammatical and do they have the same meaning? Do you have other expressions describing that a woman is very beautiful?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:42am

English
What can you infer about the poet’s attitude about humanity from these lines in “Song of Myself”? These are really the thoughts of all men in all ages and lands, they are not original with me, / If they are not yours as much as mine they are nothing, or next to ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 8:07pm

English
1. The train leaves at 7 this evening. 2. The train will leave at 7 this evening. 3. He meets the girl at 7 this evening. 4. He will meet the girl at 7 this evening. ----------------- #1 means #2, right? What about #3 and #4? Does #3 mean #4? Is #3 grammatical?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:48pm

English
1. She has already bought the tickets. 2. She has bought the tickets already. 3. Already she has bought the tickets. 4. I am already ready to go out. 5. He already finished his homework. ---------------- Which ones are correct?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:40pm

English
1. He has lived in the town three years ago/last month/in 2003. 2. He has lived in the town before. 3. He has lived in the town in the past. 4. He has lived in the town recently. 5. He has lived in the town lately. ---------------- #1 is not correct, is it? What about #2 to #5...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:36pm

English
1. I searched for my glasses, but I couldn't find them. 2. I searched for my glasses, but I couldn't find it. (Which one is grammatical?) 3. The electric fan was moving from left to right. 4. The electric fan was moving from the left to the right. (Which one is ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4:22pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am. 1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4:03pm

English
1. That coat appears to fit you well. 2. That coat seems to fit you well. 3. That coat becomes you well. 4. That coat looks like becoming you well. (Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning?) 5. Christmas is an important feast for Christians. 6. Christmas is an ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 3:22am

Math
In a survey of a TriDelt chapter with 50 members, 23 were taking mathematics, 32 were taking English, and 9 were taking both. How many were not taking either of these subjects?
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:17pm

English
1. He was born in 63 BC. 2. He was born in the 63 BC. (Which one is grammatical?) 3. He had lived by 63 BC. 4. He has gone to Brazil in 2000 AD. 5. He died in the 21st century. (Are they all grammatical?)
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:01pm

Grammar
I need help choosing between the correct words. 1. Mastery of English rules (lead, leads) to improvement in speaking and writing. **leads 2. Each of the runners (try, tries) to outdo the other. **tries 3. Nicole likes to play the piano, to march in the band, and (to sing, sing...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:03pm

English
1. I am sure that he will succeed. 2. I'm not sure that he will succeed. 3. I'm not sure if he will succeed. -------------- Are all grammatical? is 'that he...' a noun phrase or an adverbial phrase? Is 'if he will...' a noun phrase or an adverbial ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:46am

English
1. The earth moves around the sun. 2. The earth moves round the sun. (Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? Which one is commonly used?) 3. When does the movie come out in DVD? 4. When will the movie come out in DVD? (Which one is correct?) 5. I'm not sure if she calls me...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:31am

English
1. Don't you get lonely being on your own all day? 2. Don't you get lonely because you are on your own all day? (Does #1 mean #2?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:12am

English
1. Some like summer and others like winter. 2. Some like summer and the others like winter. 3. Some like summer and another likes winter. 4. Some like summer and the other likes winter ----------------- #1 and #2 are right? Right? What about Sentence 3 and Sentence 4? Are they...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:35am

English (Grammar)
Hi, I need some help some questions from my Grammar homework. Decide which of the following words should be capitalized: 1. elizabethan drama my answer: Elizabethan Drama 2. life in new york city my answer: life in New York City 3. civil war (not sure if referring to THE civil...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:14am

English
1. I studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. 2. I have studied for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. (Which one is grammatical? Do we have to sue the present tense or the present perfect tense here?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 1:05am

English
What bird is the symbol of peace? 1. A dove. 2. A pigeon. (Are both OK? Is the answer only #1? What is the difference between 'dove' and 'pigeon'?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 12:18am

English
1. Who created the animation Snow White and Pinocchio? 2. Who created the animations Snow White and Pinocchio? 3. Who created the animation, Snow White and Pinocchio? 4. Who created the animations, Snow White and Pinocchio? (Which ones are grammatical?)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:43pm

English
1. Bring 300 points from another team. 2. Take away 300 points from another team and add the points to your team's points. 3. Delete 300 points from one team and add the point to your team. ---------------------- Are the three mean the same?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am. 1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:22pm

English
1. That coat appears to fit you well. 2. That coat seems to fit you well. 3. That coat appears to be suitable for you well. 4. That coat seems to be suitable for you well. (Are they all grammatical and the same? Which expressions do people use frequently?)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:46pm

English
1. I have hunger to go home now. 2. I have a hunger to go home now. 3. I am dying to go home now. 4. I am looking forward to go home now. 5. I anticipate going home now. 6. I expect to go home now. (Are they grammatical? Which one is correct, #1 or #2? Do all the sentences ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:20pm

english
Please do know how to rewrite this sentence It is not reasonable and it is not all right that gay individuals need to live in panic Also my introduction needs to be more argumentative How many people would be affected if gay marriage was legalized? Yes! Of course, obsoletely ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 7:33pm

English- Arabian/1001 Nights
1) What is the main purpose for Shahryar and Shahzaman’s journey together? To find someone whose suffering is greater than their own To escape the revolt Shahryar caused by executing most of the single women in his land To rekindle their brotherly love, which had ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:45pm

English
* The dog and the cat don't like each other. ------------------------ Does 'the dog' mean the specific dog or any dog in general? Does 'the cat' mean the specific dog or any dog in general? Does the sentence mean all dogs and cats don't like each other?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:36am

English
1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the same in meaning?) (Do we have to use 'one' or...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am

English
1. The committee consists of 7 members. 2. The committee is consisting of 7 members. 3. He loves Ann. 4. He is loving Ann. 5. He has a book. 6. He is having a book. 7. The bread smells bad. 8. The bread is smelling bad. 9. He smells the bread. 10. He is smelling the bread. 11...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:19am

English
1. Have you ever had pets? 2. Have you ever kept pets? 3. Have you ever raised pets? ------------- Are they all grammatical? Do they have the same meaning? Does #1 mean #2? Which one is commonly used?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:12am

English
1. Some like rock, and others like jazz. 2. Some like rock music, and others like jazz music. ----------- Does #1 mean #2?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 12:21am

English
1. Emma has waited for him for an hour. 2. Emma has been waiting for him for an hour. --------------------- Are both grammatical? What is the difference between them in meaning?
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:49pm

english 10
Scuba was coined as an acronym. That stands for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10:26am

English Essay REDONE
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 6:47pm

English
1. It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. 2. It took many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. ----------------------------- Why do we have to use 'has taken' as in Sentence 1? What about Sentence 2, where the...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:48pm

English
They realize that a different religion is something to talk about, not to fight about. ---------------------- In this sentence what does 'something' mean? #1 or #2? 1. a thing that is not known or mentioned by name 2. a thing that is thought to be important or worth ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:17pm

English
It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. --------------- What does the first word 'It' refer to in this sentence?
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:14pm

English
When there are thousands of written materials floating in cyberspace' what is the most important criterion to consider when choosing sources of information for your research paper? A. Relevant B. Current C. Famous author D. Impressive web site
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 3:19pm

English
An extensive list that identifies sources in cited in your research report is called a (n). I put B but I am not sure
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 2:34pm

English
1. He has lived in the city since 2007. 2. He has lived in the city since he was 2 years old. 3. He has lived in the city since two years ago. 4. He has lived in the city for two years. 5. He has lived in the city since he moved to the city. 6. He has lived in the city since ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:35pm

English
1. He has lived in the city for 10 years. 2. He lived in the city for 10 years. 3. He has gone to LA. 3-1. He went to LA and he lives there now. (Are they all grammatical? Does #3 mean 3-1?) 4. He went to LA, but soon came back. 5. He went to LA, but soon he came back. 6. He ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:31pm

English
1. I have had many different jobs. 2. I have had two jobs. --------------------- Does #2 mean that he has two jobs now? Does #1 mean that he has many different jobs now? Or does #1 mean that he has ever experienced having many different jobs? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:20pm

English
There are many balls. 1. Some are blue, and others are yellow. 2. Some are blue, and some are yellow. 3. some are blue, and the others are yellow. 4. some are blue, some are yellow, and some are white. 5. some are blue, others are yellow, and some are white. 6. some are blue, ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:28pm

English
1. I have had many different jobs. 2. I have had two jobs. --------------------- Does #2 mean that he has two jobs now? Does #1 mean that he has many different jobs now? Or does #1 mean that he has ever experienced having many different jobs?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
1. It has been such a long time. -------------------- What does 'It' refer to in Sentence 1? Does 'It' an impersonal pronoun referring to 'the time'?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:21pm

English
1. I have lived in New York for 12 years. 2. I have been living in New York for 12 years. ---------------- #1 is grammatical? What about #2?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:18pm

English
1. He has studied math for three hours. 2. He has been studying for three hours. ---------------- Are both grammatical? Which one is commonly used?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:16pm

English
1. They have eaten Korean food before. 2. They ate Korean food before. 3. They had eaten Korean food before. ----------- Are they all grammatical? Then what is the difference among them?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:14pm

English
1. I haven't seen you for a while. 2. I haven't seen you in a while. 3. I haven't seen you for ages. 4. I haven't seen you in ages. 5. I haven't seen you for a long time. ------------ Are they all grammatical and the same?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 1:51am

Spanish
Hey, i just wanted to know if i got the questions right? Thanks Choose the sentence in which the verb, shown in quotation marks, is grammatically correct. A. El principe no "está" en casa. ➭B. ¿Dónde "es" Maria? C. Ella "est...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 10:43pm

english
What is Bronte's main purpose in describing Jane's meals and activities at Lowood? A)to show how all schools operate B) to show the discomforts she endures at Lowood C) to show the interesting aspects of Jane's life at Lowood D) to show how students interact with ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 5:39pm

english
Write a story in about 150-200 words based on the following clues : Jayanti -fond of singing -a sweet voice very talented - got a golden chance - audition call - excited- Granny superstitious- black cat crossed the road - Granny made her wait - got late- reached late - lost ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 1:34pm

English Essay Part 2
Background Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she is a perfect match for...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 9:28am

English
She waited patiently for her turn on line at the New Age bookstore. adjective adverb noun verb
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 2:54pm

English
Could you please help me put this sentence together People could be at a borderline into having a stroke or even having heart problems, which is some reason peoples arteries could be getting clogged up, is because of what most people eat which is fast foods, and lack of ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 12:44pm

english
Who kills The Witch? Miss Foley Will Halloway Charles Halloway Jim Nightshade
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 3:46am

English
The handycraft guide of india is organising a 10 days art and craft mela in lalpared ground of your city .prepare a poster for the general public inviting them to visit the mela and perchase articles of art and craft including ethic clothes.the entry to the mela is free and ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 1:23am

english
What do the sign say that is on display at the carnival? The Most Beautiful Woman in the World Siamese Twins A Two-Headed Horse None of the above
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 11:30pm

English
Thank you so much MS SUE Also another sentence I'm having issues People would start to go out more to clubs and social gatherings, even asking a special person out to dinner. People probably would not go to any of these places, if they did not feel confident about ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 11:09pm

English
please help me reword this sentence I have it like this. Only if people would start to exercise on a daily basis, the benefits people would have, would be unbelievable they would be healthy,less stress, improve their image, self-esteem, and have more confidence in themselves.
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:21pm

English
1. What a pity! 2. What a shame! 3. What a suck! 4. That sucks! ------------- Are they all grammatical? Are they the same? Which ones are commonly used? What is the meaning of 'suck' in the sentences?
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 5:01am

English
1. He entered the building. 2. He went in the building. 3. He went into the building. ------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is frequently used? ============================= 4. Put the milk bottle in the fridge. 5. Put the milk bottle into the fridge...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 5:00am

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:36am. 1. I haven't read Harry Potter yet. 2. I don't read Harry Potter yet. 3. I didn't read Harry Potter yet. ------------------------------ Which expressions are not grammatical? Is #2 or #3 grammatical? •English...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 4:22am

English
1. I have seen her once. 2. I once have seen her. 3. I have once seen her. ------------------ Which one is grammatical and commonly used?
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 3:58am

English Essay
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 3:41am

Cattle ranching
Who introduced the skills of cattle ranching to the Americas? J. The Spanish K. The English L. The French M. The Dutch My answer- M
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 5:10pm

english
Hey everybody, I have a question about compounds... I think I illustrate it to you best with an example: in "an off-campus apartment" off-campus is written with a hyphen BUT in "The apartment is off campus" we wirte it without an campus. why is it that way...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:41pm

english
About Anne Frank's Diary QUESTION:Why does she feel neglected and misunderstood?
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:36am

english
I often use a garlic press a valued tool of many professional chefs when I am preparing meals.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 9:59am

English
Words to choose from: Commemorate, complacent, consensus, deplete, diligent, empathy, menial, niche, transcend, and waive At Eastman High School reunions, the conversation usually gets around to the question “who was our best teacher?” And year after year, the (1) ...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 7:42am

english
Words to choose from: Credible, Cursory, Designate, Deviate, Improvise, Interim, Latent, Secular, Shun, Simulate…… I remember so well the time my mother’s back injury prevented her from going to church with my brother and me. For five weeks, we were supposed to ...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 8:28pm

english
What is Bronte's main purpose in describing Jane's meals and activities at Lowood?
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 1:26pm

english
how many adjectives are in this sentence? two large oaks covered your evergreens.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 11:08am

English 11
which of the following vocabulary words has a positive connotation? ( 1 point ) dissolute exemplary anathema wanton
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 9:21am

English 2b
What is the definition of a hook? a. a topic sentence that states the main point b. an elaborating sentence that provide details or facts c. an enticing statement that grabs the reader’s interest d. an extension sentence that restates or clarifies the topic sentence
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 3:03pm

English 2b
Read the paragraph. The snow began falling early in the morning. Tiny, weightless crystals. By early afternoon, the ground was covered with several inches of snow. Snow flurries continued throughout the day. When the evening came, the snow was still falling. At least a foot ...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 3:01pm

English
1. I bought a popsicle from a cart around the corner. 2. I bought two popsicles from a cart around the corner. (Are they grammatical? What other expressions can we use instead of 'popsicle'?)
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 11:54pm

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