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September 4, 2015

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english
From reviewing your notes, you can learn to understand the author find the story’s main idea determine the word count locate the date of publication pls help
Thursday, September 3, 2015 by oscar

English
1. Did anyone call me while I was gone? 2. Did anyone call for me while I was gone? - Yes, you have a message from Lisa. =========================== Which question is right? What is the difference between 'call me' and 'call for me'?
Thursday, September 3, 2015 by rfvv

raj english school
the diameter of a wheel is 63 cm, the distance travelled by the wheel in 200 revolution is :
Thursday, September 3, 2015 by sushil singh

English
1. This is the boy who Jane likes. 2. This is the boy whom/that Jane likes. ---------------- #2 is grammatical, but what about #1? Can we use 'who' in Sentence 1? ============================ 3. Look at the table that/which is made of stone. 4. Look at the table whose ...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by rfvv

English
What size do you wear? 1. A size six. 2. I wear a size six. 3. I wear size six. ======================= Which ones are correct answers? Do we have to use 'a' or not before 'size six'?
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I don't think it's good to get so many side dishes. 2. I don't think it's good to receive so many side dishes. 3. I don't think it's good to have so many side dishes. ================= #1 is correct,right? How about #2 and #3? Can we use 'receive...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by rfvv

English
Quality openings typically exhibit the following components: SCENARIO: told in the 3rd person-even if t happened to you-- that connects creatively to the essay's central idea; instead of "I," use appositives to describe yourself ; a disinterested teenager, an ...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by Jake

English Language & Composition
The following BODY paragraph appeared in a student essay submission. Read it carefully, identifying srengths and weaknesses in the margins and fixing any errors with regard to content, style, grammar, and mechanics. I this already & I could only find that there was no legit ...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by Zoe

English
Can you please send me some examples of metaphor?
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by Seema

U.S. History
How did geography influence the way the English colonies developed? A: Geography was a very influential factor in the development of English colonies. Economies in each colonial region depended solely on their geographic surroundings. For example, access to the Atlantic Ocean ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Victoria

English Language & Composition
Can someone help me edit & revise this ex. paragraph. The directions were to revise & edit & identify strengths & weaknesses about this person and what this person included in their body paragraph. I could find very few mistakes but the major is including 3 QUOTES in 1 BODY ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Jake

Math
If Ms. Herbert gives her class a English quiz every 6 days any math quiz every 10 days when is the first day there will be a math and English quiz on the same day
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Alex

Quick English check
Can someone check that I put these words in the right spot of where they need to go? Please correct me if I'm wrong! :) In the 1950s in Europe, to BROACH such a controversial subject as the Algerian separatist movement in a public forum was assured to immediately EVOKE ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Grace

English
Which word has a meaning most similar to the word pageant? Rebellion Performance Auction preeminent Help plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz Don't understand!!
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Labbyak

english
which are state-of-being verbs in following sentences: "While he was biking this morning, Zach had seen a small accident. A huge SUV ran a red light, and the oncoming sedan was unable to stop. Driving on Portland’s narrow streets was dangerous and expensive. The ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by chris

English
A:I found it on the counter. (Library) B:Thank you. I'll come there right now. -------------- Do we have to use "Come there"? How about "Go there"? ex) I'll go there right now.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He is an old college buddy of mine. 2. He is an old university buddy of mine. ================ Are both OK? Which one is commonly used? Does 'buddy' mean 'friend'? Can we substitute 'friend' for 'buddy'?
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I have a bit of a fever and a cough. 2. I have a bit of fever and cough. ============= Which one is grammatical?
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by rfvv

Quick English check
Please check to see if I have these words in the correct sentences. Correct me if I'm wrong! :) 1. The defendants attorney objected to the plaintiff's ASSERTION, claiming it was hearsay. 2. The news media PROMULGATED the results of the election. 3. I tried to ...
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Grace

Quick English check
Can someone check that I put these words in the right spot of where they need to go? Please correct me if I'm wrong! :) In the 1950s in Europe, to BROACH such a controversial subject as the Algerian separatist movement in a public forum was assured to immediately EVOKE ...
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Grace

English
Independent of compound clause she got a hot dog you got a hamburger and she got a salad
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Sherdria

U.S. History
How did geography influence the way the English colonies developed?
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Victoria

English
Which of the following vocabulary words ends in a suffix that indicates it is an adverb? A. Imminent B. Doggedness C. Infallibility Is the answer B? Thank you
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Lia

English
What is the term for the part of a story that sets up the story's ending? Exposition Conflict Falling action Resolution Plzzzz help me
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Labbyak

English
Why put it in an nonfactual persuasive. I need options.
Monday, August 31, 2015 by Car'Leeha

English
Have a great weekend. See you on Monday. - You, too! See you later. ========================== What other expressions can we use instead of 'You, too!"? Is "You,too!" used instead of "Have a great weekend"?
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by rfvv

english
Revise the following paragraph, improving it without changing its overall meaning. Pay particular attention to the sentence structure and parts of speech. Imagine a time when there was only one little store. To shop in for a whole town. The only selection there was to choose ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by angel

english
And thus for a time I was occupied by exploded systems, mingling, like an unadept, a thousand contradictory theories and floundering desperately in a very slough of multifarious knowledge, guided by an ardent imagination and childish reasoning, till an accident again changed ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

english
And thus for a time I was occupied by exploded systems, mingling, like an unadept, a thousand contradictory theories and floundering desperately in a very slough of multifarious knowledge, guided by an ardent imagination and childish reasoning, till an accident again changed ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

english
Read Article IX of the United States Bill of Rights: The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. What is the main effect of setting the phrase of certain rights off with commas following the...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

english
How does the episode with Victor's father and the episode with the lightning strike as described in this excerpt function similarly? They both involve the reading of books about science. They both involve interactions with parents or guardians. They both suggest a certain ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

english
If, . . . my father had taken the pains to explain to me that the principles of Agrippa had been entirely exploded and that . . . the powers of [Agrippa] were chimerical, . . . I should certainly have thrown Agrippa aside. . . A chimera is a deception or fantasy of the mind. ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

english
All that had so long engaged my attention suddenly grew despicable. Which of the following assertions is supported by this text? The forces of nature are not predictable enough for the narrator. The forces of nature are responsible for the shift in focus of the narrator. The ...
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Sammy

English
Which of the sentences below uses the word turned as a linking verb? A)The milk turned sour after sitting out on the counter overnight. B)She turned the doorknob but the door was locked. C)Have you turned in your writing assignment yet? My choice is A
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Trish

English Grammar
After I finish my homework I will listen to the radio. Is this sentence a complex sentence?
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Seema

English Grammar
Help me identify the subject and predicate in the sentence, 'After I finish my homework I will listen to the radio.
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Seema

English Grammar
Can you help me identify the subject verb indirect object direct object in the sentence, The garbage truck arrives very early in the morning.
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by Seema

English
Hey guys! I need to say at which position "finally" stands. and I have no idea... Here the sentence: Age had finally wearied them. At the other sentences it was after the subject or before the predicate. something like that. And here I'm lost... Can you help me?
Sunday, August 30, 2015 by MARIE

english
And thus for a time I was occupied by exploded systems, mingling, like an unadept, a thousand contradictory theories and floundering desperately in a very slough of multifarious knowledge, guided by an ardent imagination and childish reasoning, till an accident again changed ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
Read Article IX of the United States Bill of Rights: The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. What is the main effect of setting the phrase of certain rights off with commas following the...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
And thus for a time I was occupied by exploded systems, mingling, like an unadept, a thousand contradictory theories and floundering desperately in a very slough of multifarious knowledge, guided by an ardent imagination and childish reasoning, till an accident again changed ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
How does the episode with Victor's father and the episode with the lightning strike as described in this excerpt function similarly? (5 points) They both involve the reading of books about science. They both involve interactions with parents or guardians. They both suggest...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
If, . . . my father had taken the pains to explain to me that the principles of Agrippa had been entirely exploded and that . . . the powers of [Agrippa] were chimerical, . . . I should certainly have thrown Agrippa aside. . . A chimera is a deception or fantasy of the mind. ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
And thus for a time I was occupied by exploded systems, mingling, like an unadept, a thousand contradictory theories and floundering desperately in a very slough of multifarious knowledge, guided by an ardent imagination and childish reasoning, till an accident again changed ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
All that had so long engaged my attention suddenly grew despicable. Which of the following assertions is supported by this text? The forces of nature are not predictable enough for the narrator. The forces of nature are responsible for the shift in focus of the narrator. The ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
What is the main effect of the scene with the lightning strike on the reader? 1. It suggests the narrator has little understanding of the world. 2. It suggests the power of nature is beyond the control of the narrator 3. It suggests the shifting nature of the narrator's ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
What is the main effect of describing key events in the narrative as "accidents" or as happening by chance? They suggest the events are not entirely negative in their effects on the narrator. They suggest the events cannot be retold objectively by the narrator. They ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
I feel exquisite pleasure in dwelling on the recollections of childhood, before misfortune had tainted my mind and changed its bright visions of extensive usefulness into gloomy and narrow reflections upon self. 1. Which words from this text help develop the theme of pride? ...
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Sammy

english
Which is a complete sentence? a. Jordan Pond House was destroyed by fire in 1979. b. Seal Harbor for popovers and fruit ice cream. c. Two campgrounds inside the park, Blackwoods and Seawall. d. For the future of the site, restoration of the Rambling Inn. need help please
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Anonymous

English
The connotation for these words Snooty Arrogant Conceited Vain Egotistical
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Amy

English
What is an homograph.
Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Valerie

English
write a story that illustrates the saying "Every dark cloud has a silver lining"
Friday, August 28, 2015 by Vera

English
Which value is reflected in Heracles ? .
Friday, August 28, 2015 by Anthony

English
I have to write a thematic essay and a characteristic essay. I have a few questions in the writing. I am in grade 11 right now. 1) what should I include in the introduction? Whenever I write anything about the story, my tutor says that is summarizing and I should not do that ...
Friday, August 28, 2015 by Anonymous

English
true or false all the words in could have been prevented are verbs.
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Cadence

English 3
Choose the correct relative pronoun in the sentence: (answer I think is correct) Mrs. Eggelson tells _____ will listen about her health problems. whoever (whomever) The children argued about the actor _____ should receive the award. (who) whom Few people knew the woman _____ ...
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Amanda

English
Tati (write) letters once a month (?)
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Aryani

English 3
Choose the correct relative pronoun in the sentence: I have great respect for _____ accepted that responsibility. whoever whomever Is the answer whomever?
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Amanda

english
can anyone please take this small "vocab game?" I want to see how I do compared with others... q u i z l e t .c o m /89352005/scatter
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by davy

English
I just learning more accuracy English important with communications.
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Chrysta E Banks

international school of south Africa
mathematics, geography, economics and English literature what career options are there following those subject choices
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by grace

English
Samuel Johnson's Letter to Lord Chesterfield ? Help? Where in the letter does the tone seem ironic? And also where does the tone shift? Please Help
Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Stephanie

English
1. It is the World Cup soccer contest. 2. It is the World Cup soccer match. 3. It is the World Cup soccer game. =================================== Are they all grammatical? Which one is commonly used? Thank you for your help.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. There was a village beneath this hill. 2. There was a village under this hill. 3. There was a village below this hill. ======================== Which preposition is suitable in the sentence?
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by rfvv

English
I have to find all the nouns and label them. Exploration is dangerous. It takes courage to sail to an unknown land. Exploration - idea Courage - idea Land - place
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by Aveary

english
The road home is both icy and curvy, so be careful!
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by ines

english
I saw __________ one-eyed rogue. [a/some] please help me
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by Pradeep

English
how do you write an evaluation for a narrative about Cry Freedom explaining techniques you have used in your narrative(eg. simile, metaphor, structure)???
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by Sally

English
1. In Japan, we have to pay for every little dish. 2. In Japan, we have to pay for every small dish. 3. In Japan, we have to pay for every little/small food. 4. In Japan, we have to pay for all little dishes. 5. In Japan, we have to pay for all small dishes. =============== ...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by rfvv

English
Ravit and his friends won the match yesterday.rewrite the sentence
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Chanti

Shurley English Level 8
Please help! Classify each sentence. 1. Sit in the recliner near the fireplace and relax tonight after dinner. 2. Yesterday I accidentally tripped on my shoelace and fell down the steps of the bus!
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Staci

English
ARRANGE IT IN LOGICAL PARAGRAPH. 1. Planning for a test involves determining the time needed for studying, reviewing notes and previous assignments, and prioritizing the content matter to be studied. 2. Students should determine the format of questions on the test and practice...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Brenda

english
The team ..... is wearing the red jerseys the one I came to see. which of the following .pronouns correctly completes the sentences a)who b)whom c)that d)which
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Brenda

english
1)which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly. a) a carpenter must use certain tools, hammers, saws, chisels, to finish a job. b)a carpenter must use certain tools hammers,saws, chisels-to finish a job. c)a carpenter must use certain tools- hammers, saws, chisels...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Brenda

English
1. We can sing and dance for the elderly people in nursing homes. 2. We can sing and dance for the elderly people at nursing homes. ============== Do we have to use 'in' or 'at'? Are both OK?
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Where are they planning to visit on June 23? 2. What are they planning to visit on June 23? 3. What place are they planning to visit on June 23? 4. Which are they planning to visit on June 23? 5. Which place are they planning to visit on June 23? -They are planning to visit...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
Pasive voice of 'get out' will be? please just help me
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Pradeep

English (3rd grade)
Where can I read Berries, Berries, Berries ? Wasn't given the author from 3rd grader and her school is August Ahrens Elementary School. The book has a bear on the front cover and the bear is looking for berries for Spring. I have already searched the book on google and I ...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by anon

BHEKISISA
ENGLISH.ISIZULU.LIFE SCIENCE. LIFE ORIENTATION.MATH LITERACY.HISTORY ND GEOGRAPHY. am doing grade 11 so has am doing this subject iwant to know which career i must task when i pass my matric plz help me
Monday, August 24, 2015 by NOBUHLE PORTIA MSANI

English
Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of each linking verb. 2. ...
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Kyle

English 3
Identify the main clause in the sentence below. Then decide if the subordinate clause is used as noun, adjective, or adverb. Chris's chief interest was tennis, which he was just learning to play. Main Clause: which he was learning to play. Subordinate Clause Type: adjective?
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Amanda

Language
Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of each linking verb. 1. ...
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Kyle

English
We were pleasantly surprised to see that she completed the difficult task we had given her with neatness and (irk, dispatch)
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Anonymous

English 10
1. All of the following define the theme of a story EXCEPT (1 point) a.the central idea of a work b.the underlying message in literature c.the methods of characterization employed by the writer ****** d.the lesson, or moral, of the story which can be inferred by readers 2. ...
Monday, August 24, 2015 by sammy

English
Identify the sentence below that includes an indefinite pronoun. A)The graduating students threw themselves a party. B)Everyone enjoyed the celebration. C)The principal herself attended and had a great time. My choice: B
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Trish

English
Which sentence below uses the word palpable correctly? A)She is a palpable student who earns straight As. B)His treatment of ordinary working-class people was palpable. C)During the argument, the tension in the room was palpable. My choice is C
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Trish

English
Which of the following sentences contains an error in subject-verb agreement? a) Either Dennis or Susan is going to pick you up. B)Each of the 14 groups are going to contribute an item to the auction. C) Krisy, Molly, and Kate attend the same university and ride the bus ...
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Tatiana

English
which trait is not a desirable quality in a primary care physician?
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Kato

St.Peter's Boys Senior High School
In a class of 500 students,60 study geography,40 study English,30 study geography and history,25 study English and history,if 10 study all the three subjects,find using venn diagram the number of students who study none of the three subjects.
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Prince

English
1. He hung the clothes on the rail outside. 2. He hung the clothes on the clothing line outside. 3. He hung the clothes on the clothes line outside. --------------- Which expression do we have to use? Are they all possible? Do you use other epxressions?
Monday, August 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
Is the sentence "Confiscation is legal." a simple sentence where "confiscation" is used as a noun?
Sunday, August 23, 2015 by Jessica

English
How would I use the word "Salvation" as a noun in a simple sentence? My first sentence was He gave salvation, but he is the noun in that sentence. My second sentence was Salvation was given.
Sunday, August 23, 2015 by Jessica

English
unbelievable: so surprising that it is almost unable to believe [word: definition] ============== Q1: What does 'it' refet to? Q2: Is 'to believe' a real subject? Is 'it' an empty(artificial) subject?
Saturday, August 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
How come one person usually pays for everybody in Korea? -Oh, I also thought that was very strange at first. I think the oldest person always picks up the bill. - Well, you can consider (1)it just a part of Korean culture. However, (2)it's changing these days. Many young ...
Saturday, August 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
Super Mario Bros Classroom blast =============== What is the meaning of 'bros' and 'blast' here?
Saturday, August 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
waste: the use of resources on things that do not need it ========================= word: definition Q1: What does 'it' refer to? Q2: What is the antecedent of the clause 'that do not need it'? Resources or things?
Friday, August 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. We are planning various events for the elderly people there. ----------- What is the part of speech of 'there'? Does 'there' modify 'people' or 'planning'?
Friday, August 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
I have a summer reading assignment for the high school I am going to be attending. I am reading Lord of the Flies, and I have to write a 4-essay paragraph on it. They are very specific about what they want on the essay. I already have two paragraphs done, however I am stumped ...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Isabelle

English
Can someone tell me why the novel Fahrenheit 451 has a dystopia society?? Can you give some examples please? thanks
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Penelope

Mzamba C.H.S
What can I be If I do pure mathematics, english Home Language, Life sciences,Agricultural technology,Life Orientation and Isixhosa FAL
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Zee

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