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February 25, 2017

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english
what is the best paraphase of these lines. #1 A saturated meadow, #2 Than the trees around were tall:
Saturday, February 25, 2017 by rhonda

english
what type of figurative language is in these lines, 1.And the air was stifling sweet 2.With the breath of any flowers,----
Saturday, February 25, 2017 by rhonda

english
which set of words, below could be used to describe the disperal of seeds to a new region 1.wings, legs, migration 2.invasive, exotic, continental drift 3.biogeography, adaptation, survival, 4.wind, water, animal feces and if you know the rest can you help me
Friday, February 24, 2017 by josh

English
On the Pulse of Morning say's: "No less to Midas than the mendicant. No less to you now than the mastodon then." I don't get this what is this part referring to or saying?
Friday, February 24, 2017 by Acasia

English
From the poem On the Pulse of Morning say's: "Do not be wedded forever To fear, yoked eternally To brutishness." I understand "Do not be wedded forever To fear" or in other words don't let fear get to you but what about "yoked eternally To brutishness" What does that part mean?
Friday, February 24, 2017 by Acasia

english help asap
Senator Warren states that women are "ready to fight back" against unequal pay. Is this a valid argument supported by accurate evidence? A.No; Warren weakens her point by noting that "Today, more young women go to college than men." B.Yes; Warren supports her point by noting ...
Friday, February 24, 2017 by lily

English
The title “Another Evening at the Club” is close in meaning to “Just Another Evening at the Club.” Given the events of the story, what is the significance of this meaning?
Friday, February 24, 2017 by Anonymous

English
What is the simple subject of the sentence? 1. The first ones on the scene were our neighbors and they. ones
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by Hayden

English
I'm asking many questions about the same poem "On the Pulse of Morning" because I have no thought on what it means stanza by stanza. Can someone explain it to me? I also don't understand this part: Take it into the palms of your hands. Mold it into the shape of your most ...
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by Acasia

English
I don't understand this part of On the Pulse of Morning: History, despite its wrenching pain cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by Acasia

English
What does "your passages have been paid" from On the Pulse of Morning poem mean? "Here, root yourselves beside me. I am that Tree planted by the River, Which will not be moved I, the Rock, I the River, I the Tree I am yours, your passages have been paid."
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by Acasia

English
Choose the correct form of the pronoun in parentheses in each of the following sentences. 1. Two witnesses claimed that the burglar was (him, he). 2. The volunteers must be them,they) 3.Is the last performer (she, her) 4.The next speaker will be (him, he) 5. The guests of ...
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by HAYDEN

english
Which of the following statements describes a functional text? a. It provides a first-person account of a personal experience. b. The primary purpose is to provide information to perform a task. c. The primary purpose is to construct a logical argument. d. The author's ...
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by marie

English help urgent
Why are the outsides of the buildings in Philbert Place so darkened ? London weather is foggy. <<my choice They were once attractive. They are stained with soot. The area is too crowded.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 by Ella

english
1.Even though he had been driving for five hours, Jacob was not (A. inclined, B. coherent, C. nuanced, D. incisive) to rest or trade spots with anyone else in the car. Although he was accustomed to sarcasm, Alex was not prepared for the comedian's biting, ( A. quaint, B. ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 by marie

english 101
choose the best word? If they----that the weather was going to be so bad, they wouldn’t have gone to the beach. Were knowing/had known/known/knew my answer is known
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by megan

english 101
select your answer? Jf Kennedy was a senator before he --- -- president in 1960. Has elected/was electing/was elected/elected my answer is was elected
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by megan

english
Which words or phrases in this excerpt from Elizabeth Bishop's "The Fish" compare the fish to an old, experienced soldier? A green line, frayed at the end (A) where he broke it, two heavier lines, and a fine black thread still crimped from the strain and snap (b)when it broke ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by marie

English
Which BEST identifies and explains the function of the word gardening as it is used in this sentence? Gardening is a pleasant and productive pastime for people of all ages. A) In the selected sentence, the word gardening is a gerund, and the gerund phrase functions as the ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
Francis is writing an argumentative essay. Which describes the MOST effective way for him to organize the reasons and evidence clearly? A) Restate the claim, provide final statements, and rephrase your claim. B) Include at least three specific detailed examples after you have ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
Pogo Sticks Your great-grandmother may have used a pogo stick as a young girl, because these toys have been around for a long time. They were invented by George B. Hansburg in Germany in 1919, and originally were made of wood. When an American company ordered the first large ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
I need help on these four questions. I was sick from class one day and now I am very confused about what is happening in Romeo and Juliet. Here are the questions in need help with: 15. A foil is a character that highlights, through sharp contrast, another character's ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by John

English
If a writer wanted to put emphasis on the person doing an action, which of these statements would be the best choice? A) active voice B) passive voice C) subjunctive mood D) interrogative mood A?
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
You are assigned to write an essay which must maintain the indicative mood throughout. Which of the choices below would need to be removed or revised? A) Have you ever wished for anything so badly that it hurt not to have it? B) I often walk down the street near my house, deep...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Maya

English
Which of the sentences below is an excerpt taken from "In Another Country" by Ernest Hemingway is an example of irony? A. My knee did not bend and the leg dropped straight from the knee to the ankle without a calf, and the machine was to bend the knee and make it move as ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by marie

english
Which of the sentences below is an excerpt taken from "In Another Country" by Ernest Hemingway is an example of irony? A. My knee did not bend and the leg dropped straight from the knee to the ankle without a calf, and the machine was to bend the knee and make it move as ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by joel

English
I know that when we are writing essays, we cannot use the words we, you, etc. Is it okay if we use the words they, them, their?
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Anonymous

Teacher Aide / Language and other Barriers
A student who has limited English proficiency would mist likely be placed in a(n) A. ESL I class B. ESL II class C. LEP Class D. Sheltered-content class. My answer I am confused with B and C. So please help me
Monday, February 20, 2017 by A student

English
what is passive voice
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Anonymous

English
) (4) Her carpets were planned for, so not woven, until she knew the size of the room in her new home in which it was to be used. Read the passage. Look at the underlined section marked number 4. There may be a mistake in the way the sentence is written. If you find a mistake...
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Maya

English
4) 1 The first rugs were made as a part of their need. Read the passage. Look at the underlined section marked number 1. There may be a mistake in the way the sentence is written. If you find a mistake, choose the answer that corrects the mistake. If there is no mistake, ...
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Maya

Math
Monica wants to know what she needs to get on the exam to get a certain grade in her English class. The term Mark is worth 70% of the course and exam is worth 30%. The following is the formula used to calculate her overall Mark. Course Mark = term Mark + exam mark C=T/70 +E/...
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Emma

English
"I and the Tree and the Rock were one" What does it mean that the River, tree and rock were one?
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Acasia

English
"Yet thrusting perpetually under siege. Your armed struggles for profit" What does these stanzas from On the Pulse of Morning mean? Please help me
Monday, February 20, 2017 by Acasia

english 101
which word or phrase is wrong? Her mother asked her what would she do after she graduated from college. her-would-she do-from
Monday, February 20, 2017 by engl1301

english
a good debatable thesis for A good citizen A good citizen is honest and works hard so they could provide for the family
Sunday, February 19, 2017 by Amber

english
More states have, “… embraced laws requiring waiting periods for abortion…” however this is unfair to the women going through this. Would I capitlize the however or leave this sentence how it is
Saturday, February 18, 2017 by Anonymous

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, February 18, 2017 by Imran khan

english 2
In this scene the Sergeant compares Macbeth and Banquo to “As sparrows eagles, or the hare the lion.” Knowing that the eagle and the lion are predators and the sparrow and the hare are prey, what does Shakespeare reveal about the characters using this comparison?
Friday, February 17, 2017 by Anonymous

English
"Marked the mastodon, The dinosaur, who left dried tokens Of their sojourn here" in this stanza of the poem ON THE PULSE OF MORNING what does it mean? I honestly don't know what this stanza tries to tell us
Friday, February 17, 2017 by Ari

English
15. Read the following opening sentence of an introductory paragraph and answer the question that follows. Should you ever find yourself in a situation in which you suspect that someone is listening in your private conversation, you might not be as paranoid as you think. What ...
Friday, February 17, 2017 by studnet

English
11. The _______ of an introduction to an essay establishes how you feel about your topic and the relationship with your readers. A. point of view B. focus C. topic D. tone I believe it is D) Tone.
Friday, February 17, 2017 by studnet

english 101
which word is wrong here? The physician overhead the insurance agent discussing the patient details of a client's medical condition with a personnel friend in the hospital cafeteria. overhead-details-a client's-a personnel-in the- my answer is personnel- thanks
Friday, February 17, 2017 by engl1301

english 101
is this sentence correct, find the best choice?This door to remain unlocked when occupied. -1-is correct. -2-this door to remain unlocked while open. 3-this office must have the door at all the time. 4-this door to remain unlocked while open. my answer is correct thanks for help
Thursday, February 16, 2017 by engl1301

english 101
in which sentences snake used as adjective? The spy had to snake his way furtively on to the train- the cobra is venomous snake-the plumber used his snake to open up clogged pipe-you are a snake when you stay from me. my answer is (a snake) because of A thanks
Thursday, February 16, 2017 by engl1301

s.s
what was one important political result of the canada constitution of 1982? A) quebec became an independent nation B) english became the official language of canada C) canada became completely independent D) a monarchy was established in canada
Thursday, February 16, 2017 by kakashi hatake

Social studies
Which of the following is an example of acculturation? speaking a blend of English and another language living in a neighborhood with others from the same country replacing cultural traditions with new ones*** preferring to speak your own language over others
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by Social studies

English (put commas )
The chairman’s past work I believe is quite noteworthy. Parents were once legally required to bestow the father’s surname on their children but these laws have been contested in court and found invalid. We tried to help them with their homework and explain how to study for...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by Hilda

English
6. The _______ of an introduction to an essay establishes how you feel about your topic and the relationship with your readers. A. topic B. tone C. point of view IS NOT COORECT D. focus
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by me

English
The worst was yet to come.Still shedding tears, I climbed back into the hearse, to return home.To return to a home which would never be the same again... Help:punctuation&Grammar? Is it good?
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by HELPPP!!!

English
At my side, my father’s pupils were dilated; they were dark, wide and frightened and the angry expression in his eyes alone was enough for him to be arrested captured by the sheer loss of his daughter. He was wild, unfocused and full of fury. A father who was usually so ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by HELPPP!!!

english
wat the grammatical name of "whose cake is the best"
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by dede

english
is "in" a linking verb?
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by homework

English
"My parents took me to Universal Studios," said George. George said __________________ Need help for the above question. Thanks.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by chimingbell

english parallel structure
When the movie Star Wars premiered in 1977, it was both surprising and a revolution in its special effects.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by maverick teal

english
I need a god thesis for this A good citizen is a great for society. She or he feels that she/he has certain responsibilities towards the state, the responsibilities of being loyal and honest. just as the state has certain responsibilities towards him. Although, she /he is ...
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Dianne

English Writing
I'm not a native speaker. Can you please teach me? Is this sounds weird? I was worrying to stay in English class. However, she made me feel comfortable and fun to stay her class through every class.
Monday, February 13, 2017 by s

English 8
Please check Adverb or Adjective phrase There would always be a perfect understanding between them. Adjective Phrase Her mother said "A person isn't real without a name" Adverb phrase She wins the Rsce, Morning Girl's mother had said a new sister would add her smiles to the ...
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Melissa

English
I would like help to understand and find some poetic devices in this poem please. Some of the ones I have found are caesura and enjambment i believe. Enjambment seems to push her away from reality and caesura brings her back if I'm analyzing it right? Also does the full dash ...
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Mohammad

English 8 Adjective phrase or adverb phrase
Some wore shiny rocks on their heads. I know on their heads is preposition but confused if it's adjective phrase because it describes rocks or adverb phrase because it answers where rocks were worn. She Wins the Race, Morning Girl's mother, had said a new sister would add her ...
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Melissa

English composition
Write a debate on the against the motion men should help at the kitchen
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Anonymous

English
What is the interpretation of Lines 1-8 of: On the Pulse of Morning? I honestly don't know what the author wants the reader to understand in this poem. It seems like an unsolvable question.. Anyone know at least a little about how to interpretate this poem?
Monday, February 13, 2017 by Ari

english
Change the voice into avtive and passive
Monday, February 13, 2017 by niketa katare

English
1. Read the following passage from "The Women's Baths." "I have never known my grandmother to be so generous and open-handed as on the day which we spent at the market baths. She was pleased and proud as she listened to the blessings called down on her by those who had ...
Monday, February 13, 2017 by GummyBears18

English
Complete a Soapstone chart of the Crisis December 23, 1776 by Thomas paine with textual evidence.
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Anna

English
Please help me. I don't how this is a personification. Wearing a top hat and bow tie, the rabbit bowed politely to the turtle.
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Emily

English
Write an essay showing that mistake are proof that you are trying
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by duduzile

english
Read the following passage from the Odyssey: Square in your ship’s path are Sirens, crying beauty to bewitch men coasting by; woe to the innocent who hears that sound! He will not see his lady nor his children in joy, crowding about him, home from sea; the ...
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Leslie

English
For a project I have to come up with some allusions in a couplet format and I am iffy on how to write my own. I was wondering if these were ok. 1) Their death by disease Was not what they pleased. (I was going for a historical allusion to the Native Americans) 2) The town soon...
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Kim

english
He got it and he wore it and he tore it and he patched it, Which stylistic device is found in line 36? A) allusion B) inversion C) onomatopoeia D) repetition
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Kamrul of Georgia

English
What is the personification for each one of these sentences? The soft chair wrapped its padded arms around Lisa The stairs groaned in agony as Phillip carried the heavy boxes o the attic Please help!
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by Emily

english 101
Confidentiality be observed at all times , so the nurse should not discuss clients when the conversation can be overheard by the others. observed-be-can be-by hi.I am not sure, but observed is wrong in this sentence
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by donalb

english 101
It’s sure ain’t going to rain during the next playoff game. sure-ain’t-during-playoff which of them looks like wrong?ain’t thanks
Sunday, February 12, 2017 by donalb

English
Identify the most effective method by which a writer can persuade a reader. A.S/he repeats the same idea over and over, using different words. B.S/he tries to use information that could frighten a reader. C.S/he supports main points with strong research. D.S/he proofreads the ...
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Tim

English
To cite sources correctly in APA, a research-based paper must contain both in-text citations and a references page that contains full citations of each source mentioned in the paper. True False I say True. Please check my work.
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Tim

English
Evaluate which of the following is the best example of a summary. A.In Goldilocks and the Three Bears, a character named Goldilocks sneaks into a home owned by bears. She eats a bowl of porridge and falls asleep in the house. When the bears return, Goldilocks awakens. ...
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Tim

English
A typical research-based paper contains an introduction with a thesis, a body in which the paragraphs begin with topic sentences, a conclusion, and a references page. True False I say True. Please check my work.
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Tim

English
In any academic writing, it is appropriate to use the word you, as in: When you read the research, you know that the death penalty does not deter crime. True False I say false. Please check my work.
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Tim

English
What did sodhi think of goeff
Saturday, February 11, 2017 by Anonymous

english
As we go to the party, our glasses were --Arose / risen / raised /rosed -and a toast was made by our host. hello guys. I just little confused about this question, to choose risen or raised . past= were+past v
Friday, February 10, 2017 by parsa

English
There are those with exemplary behaviors which are attributed to their beliefs or culture while others do so because of the laws set by the society making Wilson argument on genes attributing to human behavior questionable. I need to transform this passive sentence to active ...
Friday, February 10, 2017 by Keon Meadows

english 101
hi guys I need a help in my grammer class?? After throwing their sleeping bags into the backseat of their cars they-- ((had drove/drove/drivig/having driving))--more than 400 miles to reach their destination. I think driving is right.??
Friday, February 10, 2017 by sarah

English
Hello, I have a question that asks me to describe elements of the 'Restoration comedy' as seen in a certain story (I've read the story). What exactly are some elements of Restoration comedy? I know what restoration comedy generally is, but can somebody go into further detail ...
Friday, February 10, 2017 by Fading

english
Two students their professor about the possibility of obtaining a different grade in class. has/had asked . asking . was asking which one is right to fill the blank??
Friday, February 10, 2017 by ali

english
which word is right?? I'm going forward to on vacation next months . go.going to go.be go.going
Friday, February 10, 2017 by ali

english
which one is right?? When watching a film with my wife, she sometimes will lie her head down on my leg. lie or lay tnxx
Friday, February 10, 2017 by jfk

english
how do you make this into an x bar tree: the boy sat quietly on the top of his bed
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by homework

English
In the Giver, What are some examples of euphemisms used in the story? Why does the Community use euphemisms? I wrote Release-killing stirrings-puberty The Community uses euphemisms to hide truth
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by maya

English
The great gatsby is written in which point of view. 1st person limited 1st person omniscient 3rd person limited My answer is c
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by Steve

english
What are the parts of the sentence? Take the book to your mother.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by dylan

English
1. The professor stood at the lectern and gave his lecture. 2. The teacher stood at the teacher's table and began to teach. 3. The teacher stood at the lectern and began to teach. 4. The teacher stood at the lecture table and began to teach. ------------------------------ Are...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by rfvv

english
"It whispered to the" ....-whom did the wind whisper to and what did it whisper???
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by Avinaba

english
I need a good debatable thesis please help
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by Amber

english
what makes play hamlet more tragedy than play Agamemnon . several murders what else.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by A. mohamud

English
Ethan Frome test please check my answers and correct them if they are wrong 4. Which word best describes the atmosphere, or mood, of the Prologue and Chapter I? A. jolly B. comfortable C. severe D. superstitious B is wrong Answer c 11. What kind of conflict describes the ...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Michael

English
Which option best describes a main idea of "Kuba Khan" Society tends to fear creative people Creative people are welcome in society Society tends to love creative people< Hail is a problem in many societies
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Sara

English
Ethan Frome test please check my answers and correct them if they are wrong 4. Which word best describes the atmosphere, or mood, of the Prologue and Chapter I? A. jolly B. comfortable C. severe D. superstitious B is wrong Answer c 11. What kind of conflict describes the ...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Michael

English
Horror, fantasy, and comedy are all _______ of novels. A. informational types ==B. subgenres C. styles D. literary kinds The side characters in novels tend to A. have lives and stories of their own. B. be less developed than in short stories. C. be present in every single ...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Anonymous

English
Generally speaking, novels have A. single themes. ==B. multiple settings. C. limited characters. D. no resolutions. Is this correct??
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by Anonymous

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