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February 12, 2016

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English/Creative Writing
Check, please! What do you think? Read the beginning of this tall tale and using your imagination, write an exaggerated ending. Beginning: Honey, the goat, Paul's rambunctious new pet, contentedly grazed in white picket fence posts. As she slowly ate her way across the ...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Victoria

English
1. Tom, answer the phone. 2. Tom, get the phone. 3. Tom, receive the phone. 4. Tom, have the phone. 5. Tom, take the phone. ============== Are they all the same in meaning? Which ones are commonly used?
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by rfvv

English/Writing (Check, Please!)
Read the following report of an accident that occurred near a busy intersection. Then write four or five sentences describe the incident from each of the indicated viewpoints. The sixteen-year-old driver of a brand-new Toyota collided with a cement truck that was just pulling ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Victoria

english
i need to know what are the simile's,metaphors, and personifications in A SUMMER lOVE POEM BY NIKKI GIOVANNI CLOUDS FLOAT BY ON A SUMMER SKY I HOP SCOTCH OVER YOU RAINBOWS ARCH FROM GROUND TO GOLD I CLIMB OVER YOU THUNDER GRUMBLES, LIGHTNING TUMLES AND I BOUNCE OVER TO YOU...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Barbara

English/Creative Writing
Read the following report of an accident that occurred near a busy intersection. Then write four or five sentences describe the incident from each of the indicated viewpoints. The sixteen-year-old driver of a brand-new Toyota collided with a cement truck that was just pulling ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Victoria

English
The officer asked his subordinates to put their files away after completing in good shape. John asked his son angrily, why he didn't put his books away after reading it. John asked his friend Joe not to put his books away as he would still to read it. Please make ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Ramesh

French
Did I say this right or is this grammatically correct? _______________________________________ English: However, everything was a dream. French: Cependant , tout était un rêve
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Emily

English
Can u write the main body paragraph of maniac Magee as a thesis in a prejudice subject
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Shak

English/Creative Writing
Will you help me? I don't know how I am supposed formulate my answers. A story's beginning should interest the reader and draw him or her into action. What would be some effective ways to start the following stories? 2. A third-person narrative about an adopted person ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Victoria

Quick English check- ms sue
Select the term that is best evoked by each of the scenarios below. Use complement, contend efficacious, emulate, engross, exploit, facile, implicit, industrious, replicate. 1. The representatives appeal for aid for the disaster victims was so effective that aid literally ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Anonymous

English/Creative Writing
Will you help me? I don't know how I am supposed formulate my answers. A story's beginning should interest the reader and draw him or her into action. What would be some effective ways to start the following stories? 1. A first-person narrative about your greatest ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Victoria

English/Writing
What does the following question mean? "On what does this person stand?"
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Victoria

English check my essay
Choose a main character from the novel you are reading and write about how that character changes over the course of the story. MY ESSAY | | |------------------------ Buck of the Call of the Wild In The Call of the Wild, the main character is a Shepherd named Buck. Buck can be...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Kaai97

english
15. Suppose the following sentence appears in the sports section of the newspaper: Lorton's experienced linemen performed well in handing Jefferson High's Eagles a crushing defeat. What word in the sentence is most clearly a loaded word? A. Experienced B. Handing C. ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by annomis

English
Please help correct grammar sentence below: 1. Please be informed that starting on Nov.22,2015 rate of internet charge will be pesos 15.00 per hour. thank you.
Monday, November 16, 2015 by jessie

Social Studies Check my answers!
20. Which best describes the connection the French and Indian War had with the American Revolution? A. As a result of the French and Indian War, France occupied numerous areas under English control. B. As a result of the French and Indian War, England began to tax the colonies...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Amber

English
1. I am too tired to do my homework. 2. I am too tired to read the books. 3. I am too tired to do the project. 4. I am too tired to do the paperwork. 5. I am too tired to finish my homework. 6. I am too tired to finish reading the book. ============ Are they grammatical? If ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I am too full to eat more. 2. I am too full to eat leftover food. 3. I am too ful to eat all the food. 4. I am too full to eat all the cooked rice. 5. I am too full to eat the leftover food. ================== Are they all grammatical? Do we have to use 'rice' or &#...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by rfvv

English
Yosemite offers so much to see. Plan to stay awhile! There are more than 3,500 accommodations in Yosemite and its surrounding communities and gateways, each with something unique to offer. ==================== There are two Yosemites in this passage. What does each Yosemite ...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. People were deeply moved by his story. 2. His story deeply moved pople. 3. His story moved people deeply. ============== What is the active sentence of #1, #2 or #3?
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Mattie's first wish came true in 2001. 2. Mattie's first wish was realized in 2001. (Are both the same?) in 2001 3. in two thousand one 4. in twenty one. 5. in twenty o one. (Which reading is OK? Do you have other kinds of reading?)
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by rfvv

English
Get a sneak peek of all the things to see and do in Yosemite and throughout the charming small towns outside Yosemite. ====================== There are two Yosemites in the sentence above? What does each Yosemite mean? Does Yosemite mean #1 or #2? 1. Yosemite National Park 2. ...
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by rfvv

English
Does this make sense? "Because bakers have the skills of a sculptor, it is for certain that wedding cakes are high art."
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Emma

English
6.)Which of the following sentences contains a verb that is correctly formed in the perfect tense? a.)Susan is spoken at our club before. b.)Desmond has love swimming in the ocean. c.)Desmond has love swimming in the ocean. d.)Jake have painted his room three times. 7.)How do...
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Cami

English
I have a homework, someone can help me pls.. Do u think being a teacher is a dream job?
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Favien

Social Studies
Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? The English established colonies in the Americas because the King of England wanted to bring the people that didn't celebrate the same religion their own community. He allowed them to spread their own religion ...
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Abbie

Social Studies
1.) the first successfully established English colony in North America was a.) Plymouth b.) New York c.) Jamestown d.) Santa Fe 2.) protestants who wanted to reform the anglican church were called a.) pilgrims b.) puritans c.) plymouthians d.) priests 3.) how did the British ...
Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Abbie

English
Passive Voice Sentence: More concern was shown (by television viewers) over the Super Bowl than over the outbreak of an international conflict. Is this correct for an Active Voice: The Super Bowl had more concern over the outbreak of an international conflict.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by jennifer

English
Passive Voice Sentence: The priceless vase was smuggled ( by someone) out of the country. Is this correct using an Active voice: Someone smuggled the priceless vase out of the country.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by jennifer

English
Active voice: The sleet turned the old municipal building into an ice castle Is this correct for a Passive voice Passive voice would be: The old municipal building turned into an ice castle from the sleet.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by jennifer

English
How would I write this sentence in an active voice: "Blue Suede Shoes" was sung by Elvis Presley Is this correct: Elvis sang " Blue Suede Shoes".
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by jennifer

English
How would I change this sentence: into a passive The jury announced the verdict after five hours of deliberations.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by jennifer

English
I am writing an argument essay about how wedding cakes are high art. I am having trouble with how I should write my introduction paragraph. I need to write about something that will get my audience interested in my topic but how?
Saturday, November 14, 2015 by Emma

English
Please bring your spouse. ===================== Is 'spouse' pronounced [spaus] or [spauz]? In a dictionary, there are two ways of pronouncing it. In the USA, how is it pronounced? What is the common pronunciation? Is it pronounced differently in the UK?
Friday, November 13, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. John's father caught a big fish, and put it back. 2. John's father caught a big fish, and turned it back. 3. John's father caught a big fish, and returned it. ================= Are they the same in meaning? Which one is commonly used?
Friday, November 13, 2015 by rfvv

English
Here is the original paragraph and the second one is the corrected on: I remember last year when was trying to choose the right school and worrying about it a lot. One day, a friend says that instead of talking about all the time I should visit a few places and see them. One ...
Friday, November 13, 2015 by jennifer

English
1. He preferred jazz to rock music. 2. He preferred jazz music to rock music. ========== Does #1 mean #2? Is 'music' missing after 'jazz' in #1?
Friday, November 13, 2015 by rfvv

English
I need help in trying to figure out the verb tense in this sentence I remember last year when was trying to choose the right school and worrying about it a lot. One day, a friend says that, instead of talking about all the time I should visit a few places and actually see them.
Friday, November 13, 2015 by jennifer

English
Which type of figurative language is used in the following line from John F. Kennedy's inaugural address to the nation? "The torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans." A. Allusion B. Simile C. Personification D. Metaphor
Friday, November 13, 2015 by Savannah

English
Please review my complaint letter for school? Is it formatted correctly? November 13, 2015 Apple Inc. 1 Infinite Loop Cupertino, CA 95014-5723 To whom it may concern: I am writing to inform you that the product I’ve ordered from your company has not yet arrived. On ...
Friday, November 13, 2015 by Brooke

English
I need either an audio for the book "Nethergrave" by Gloria Skurzynski or an extremely detailed summary please.
Friday, November 13, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. He became the captain of the class. 2. He became the president of the class. 3. He became the head of the class. 4. He became the leader of the class. ============== Which ones are commonly used? What is the suitable name for the student who represents a class?
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:23pm. 1. Yosemite is famous for its natural wonders. 2. We arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon. ===================== In the sentences above, what does "Yosemite" mean? Is it Yosemite Valley or Yosemite National Park...
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by rfvv

Language Arts
Question and answer review Please help Story. (Arturo’s mother asked him to visit his grandfather, who lives in a nursing home. Arturo did not want to go, but he finally agreed and is now sitting with his grandfather.) ^^^^^^^^paragraph 1^^^^^^^^ His name is Arturo too. I...
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by An hour with Abuelo

English
Hi. I want to know how you write a 5 paragraph essay. Thank you.
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by stephania

english
what is suddenly?
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by misty

English 1
How is H. G. Wells’ fictional world in War of the Worlds similar to the real world?
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by Jasmine

English Language
Is this sentence a declarative or interrogative? "I wonder if all mammals have fur"
Thursday, November 12, 2015 by Sherry

English
I need help contrasting to stories call "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" and "Nethergrave" please. :)
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Anonymous

English
This is an essay dealing with Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and Martin Luther King Jr. The prompt asked how do these men individually reflect the "sprit of optimism" hence this is the name of the essay (: I need help to REVISE & EDIT as far as grammar, correct...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Emma

English
Does this count as a good primary source when doing research on GMOs and health effects? ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2706426​/
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Anonymous

LERUNTSE LESEDI SEC SCHOOL
I completed my matric in 2013 and I am examted to diploma with the following subjects 1.Setswana-78%=Level 6 2.English-68%=Level 5 3.Afrikaans-57%=Level 4 4.Maths literacy-47%=Level 3 5.L.O-58%=Level 4 6.Economics-47%=Level 3 7.Business Studies-43%=Level 3 My scoring points in...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by seunkie johannes

Kopanang Senior Secondary school
Am in grade 10 am doing maths literac,geograph,life science,life orientation,consumer studies,english an spedi which carrer must I take?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Pretty Molapo

English (I really need help!)
I need one more haiku for my assignment(I have already created 4, I need 5) My brain has run out of ideas! It should be about "A Lost Love"
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Isabelle

English
What may be a primary source when doing research about organic foods?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Anonymous

English
I need one more haiku for my assignment(I have already created 4, I need 5) My brain has run out of ideas! It should be about "A Lost Love"
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Isabelle

English
White House pets become almost as well known as their owners, what type o verb is become?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by lulu

English
Whe Abe Lincoln was president, he had a turkey. what type of pronoun is he?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by lulu

English
Linda got in home in London, after taking leave from training. Any mistakes in this sentence.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Ramesh

English
Teddy Roosevelt kept a pet snake. What type of noun is snake.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by lulu

English
1. Based on the reading selections in Unit 3 of Journeys in Literature, consider the varied purposes the authors had for writing. What do they reveal about diversity (variety) within the new nation? Note: Do not write about issues with diversity as we see them in the world ...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Linda

Language Arts
Directions: Underline the verb in each sentence, then write past present or future. 1. We study English in Pete's class. -Underline study and this is present 2. English was not my first language.- I am confused on this sentence. 3. I will be a very good English speaker one...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by Patrick

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:23pm. 1. Yosemite is famous for its natural wonders. 2. We arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon. ===================== In the sentences above, what does "Yosemite" mean? Is it Yosemite Valley or Yosemite National Park?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by rfvv

English
There can be a champion in each of us. =========================== What does the sentence mean? #1 or #2? Would you exxplain the meaning in detail? Thank you. 1. There can be a champion among each of us. A person can be a champion and another person cannot be a champion...etc...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 by rfvv

English
1.Once order had been restored, the leaders of the opposion called for the (revocation, keepsake) of martial law. I think revocation is answer 2. Since you are the only one of us who has had experience with this kind of problems, we shall do whatever you (deem, scan) necessary...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by sun

English
1. In my composion, I tried to give a definition of humor, but I found the idea too (petty, elusive) to pin down. I think pitty is answer 2. Are you going to allow (elusive, petty) quarrels to destroy a friendship that has been built up for so many years? I think elusive 3. We...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by sun

english help please!!
Which of the following words best describes the concept of "crisis"? trauma struggle drama tragedy is it d
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Oscar

english help please!!
Which of the following words best describes the concept of "crisis"? trauma struggle drama tragedy is it a
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Oscar

english help please!!
Which of the following questions might someone who is going through a crisis ask himself? What will I decide? How can I avoid this situation? Why do I have to do this? Why is this happening? is it d
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Oscar

English
1. Yosemite is famous for its natural wonders. 2. We arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon. ===================== In the sentences above, what does "Yosemite" mean? Is it Yosemite Valley or Yosemite National Park?
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by rfvv

english 1
What type of question can the bolded text help you answer?
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Anonymous

english
what does emphatic form and progressive from mean?
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by misty

English
1. Make a wish before you blow out the candle light. 2. Make wish before you blow out the candle light. ================ Are both OK? Which one is right? Do we have to put 'a' before 'wish'?
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by rfvv

English
Oprah Winfrey ======== How do you pronounce "Oprah"? 1. 'oupr... 2. 'opr.. 3. 'apr...
Monday, November 9, 2015 by rfvv

english
Hi. Can you help me with my homework? I have to write a 5 paragraph essay that is due to tomorrow. It is about: should us 5th readers have fun Fridays. But what I mostly need help is how to write a 5 paragraph essay. Thank you for your help. Have a nice night.
Monday, November 9, 2015 by stephania

English
In the story "Why, You Reckon," how old would you say the characters are?
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Courtney

English
We have to do Found Poems in English. I got a page but this page is kind of hard for me to do. Can anyone tell me if these poem makes sense? Long and lonely Then The crushing realization an entire world from destruction Freedom Responsibility All you've done forgiven
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English Help
What is the author's main purpose in "Why leaves Turn Color in the Fall"? A She wants to persuade readers to stop pollution. B She wants to inform readers of scientific facts about autumn leaves. C She wants to explain the origin of macabre fall holidays. D She ...
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Just do it

Social Studies
1.What group of people organized trade in medieval cities? 2.In a European feudal society what is a fief? 3.Why did both Muslims and Christians want to control the Holy Land? 4.What technologies contributed to the Age of Exploration? 5.What advancements did Peter the Great ...
Monday, November 9, 2015 by PinkyPie

career and career choices
What careers ara available if you are doidoing maths literacy , Consumer studies,business studies,Economics,English, XhosA
Monday, November 9, 2015 by tebello Tumie Mokotso

English
Has anyone read "The Destructors" who can help me with a few questions? My questions are: The mood on "The Destructors" is best described as humorous horrific adventuresome cold In "The Destructors" Greene uses a lot of ___ in the boy's ...
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Lucy

English
The oven has been turned off for an hour and thirty minutes. Phrase: turned off for an hour and thirty minutes Verb: had been Subject:oven The secretary and the accountant walked around and found the missing notebook in the trash can. Verb: walked Subject: secretary and ...
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Katlynn

Quick English check
Select the term that is best represented by each statement below. (The words are: admonish, advocate, bias, exposulate, influential, interaction, linguistic, susceptible, temperament, and wary.) 1. "I am a decided preference in favor of a particular side." (...
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Anonymous

English please help!
I really need someone to answer check my answers. If my answers are wrong please tell me what I did wrong. Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1.) After class give the teacher your paper. Subject:(you) Verb:give ...
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Littlelady

liberty college
I am in grade 12 and I have taken History, matches literacy, English language/ literacy,life science, business studies and economics, what course will these subjects allow me take in university? Regards Rita.
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Rita Petlane

English
Hi what is a counter agrument? Thanks
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Avery

english
It is always ___ who pays the bill. he her me us would it be he?
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Sara

English
How would I rewrite this paragraph using past tense. The jockey drives his pickup truck to the race track. He strides into the stalls where the horses are kept. His head swims with thoughts of the coming race. He springs into the saddle and rides to the starting gate. They ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by jennifer

English
I really need someone to check my answers and I don't want to get the answers wrong. Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the verb/verb phrase twice. 1.) John walked along the trail during the summer. Subject:John Verb:walked Phrase:along the trail during the ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Katrina

English
I really need someone to check my answers so please check. 1.) Hurry down the hall for your next meeting. Phrase: down the hall for your next meeting Verb: hurry Subject:(you)
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Katrina

English please help!
I really need you to check these answers for me, I don't know if they're correct, so please check my answers. Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Reminder: In an imperative sentence(command), the subject is ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Kristopher

English
Individuality, which leads to becoming a social outcast, is expressed specifically within these two films “Edward Scissorhands” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”. Did I use the right punctuations in this sentence
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Anonymous

English
Hello again. Dear Ms.Sue, thank you for your answers. I would be very grateful if you helped me again. 1) Do you think it's possible to say "You are a perfect match" (about a married couple,i.e. about two people)? 2) Do you think it's possible to say "I ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Nalmi

English
Hello. I will highly appreciate some help. Please check the sentences (whether they are natural and grammatically correct): 1) "His life can justifiably be considered exemplary." 2) "I have always acknowledged his intellect and erudition." 3) "He is no...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Nalmi

English & Composition
The prompt to this formal essay I have to write is : How do Thoreau in "Civil Disobedience", Gandhi in "On The Eve of Historic Dandi March", and MLK Junior in "Letter from Birmingham Jail reflect the spirit of optimism? ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Sophia

English
"You might not need it. But can you live without it?" What literary device is used in this sentence? Thanks!
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Samer Madieh

English
We thought that it was a bear. We were scared. Then, it turned around. It wasn't bear! --------------------- In the last sentence, an exclamation mark was used instead of a full stop. What is the difference between the sentence ending with an exclamation mark and the ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. At the age of nine years old, he became too sick. 2. At the age of nine years, he became too sick. 3. At the age of nine, he became too sick. 4. At nine, he became too sick. 5. At nine years old, he became too sick. 6. At nine years old, he became too sick. 7. When he was ...
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. The storm drove the ship off of its course. ============ Is this sentence grammatical?
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. The dog scared the boy. 2. The boy was scared of the dog. 2-1. The boy was scared by the dog. 3. The dog was scary to the boy. 4. The dog was scary for the dog. 5. The dog was scaring for the boy. 6. The dog was scaring to the dog. (Which ones are grammatical?) 7. The news ...
Friday, November 6, 2015 by rfvv

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