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English
Get an education, or you are doomed to flip greasy burgers for the rest of your life! Which propaganda technique is used in this sentence?
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 12:46pm

English
what kind of complement is the underlined word? Have you called COACH MCQUEEN, Sally? Indirect object* direct object predicate nominative predicate adjective
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 11:34am

English
okay I'm a little lost on this one :/ which choice correctly completes the sentence? -Gently, they ______ the tiny eggs back in the nest. *set had setted sat had sat(this one looks like it could work too) how do I know if the sentence is in present or past tense?
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 11:08am

English
type the word that the underlined phrase modifies or renames. -The car, A RELIC OF THE SIXTIES WITH RUSTED PANELS, ran better than it looked. *car*
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 11:03am

english
choose the label that best describes the underlined word group. -The chilly campers huddled together BY THE FIRE. adjective phrase appositive phrase *Adverb phrase* misplaced modifier
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 10:41am

english check answers
Here’s a quick biography of how I came to be, 1 the junior lead detective who researches fearlessly. 2 The probability, I find, is just as good as coincidence 3 that I’ll find some hidden mystery by watching some events. 4 This vocation, fair and true, I stumbled on ...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 9:41am

math
A test of 60 minutes contains questions on mathematics and english only. the time taken to solve a mathematics question is twice the time taken to answer an english question and the ratio of time taken to solve all mathematics questions to time taken to answer all english ...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 1:56am

english
It had been there when the midwife had announced, ‘You’ve a boy.’ The hat was there when his wife had their second little joy. Why does the author MOST likely choose the words, ‘their second little joy’? A)They had twin boys. B)It expresses that their ...
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 11:21pm

English
Which adjective best describes the community's attitude toward Mari Djata's inability to walk in Sundiata? A. fearful B. indifferent C. sympathetic D. mocking B?
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 11:20pm

english
Burned down to the ground, nothing left but the floor Which stylistic device does the author use in line 10 ? A)alliteration B)assonance C)personification D)repetition D? It’d seen a child die—Depression--a war, Which stylistic or literary device is demonstrated in ...
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 11:17pm

English
Which poetic line contains both paradox and consonance? One summer day, all day I drove it hard How long it might last, how young it might be Ay, look, and he'll smile thy gloom away At least to know the worst is sweet
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 8:33pm

English 122
How are argument sources most relevant to researcheresearchers
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 8:09pm

Make english sentences
Make sentences from avoid, honest and dwell
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:15pm

English
Make sentences from avoid, honest, dwell
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:11pm

english
MUSICIANS wrestle everywhere: All day, among the crowded air, I hear the silver strife; And—waking long before the dawn— Such transport breaks upon the town5 I think it that “new life!" It is not bird, it has no nest; Nor band, in brass and scarlet dressed...
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 6:43pm

english
I am confused on the use of good, well; real, really; bad, badly. Cats can see good/well in the dark. I think well because it describes how they see(an adverb) After the storm the pier was damaged bad/badly. I think badly because I tells how it was damaged ( an adverb)
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 5:57pm

english
In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive phrase and the noun or pronoun renamed by the appositive. Mr. Murray, the Scoutmaster, likes to hike. Appositive: Noun or pronoun renamed:
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 3:58pm

english
how to teach a fourth grader spellings?
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 11:33am

ENGLISH - GRAMMAR ????
There was no space in the drawing room. - Drawing room - uncountable The sand on the beach was clean. beach - uncountable Ruman met with an accident. Accident - uncountable Are the above are correct?
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 10:34am

ENGLISH - GRAMMAR ????
Are these correct? Brow - countable noun Zoo - countable Poverty - uncountable Doctor - countable cook - countable Prize - uncountable Fair - countable Town - countable Toast - uncountable Beach - uncountable Room - countable
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 10:06am

Writing/English
What are some tips on writing in an embarrassed tone?
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 4:34pm

English
In the sentence In long, narrow bays, tides are higher /highest than in other places. Higher flows smoother but are we comparing more than 2 places so pick highest?
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 2:07pm

English
I read the short story "I Go Along" by Richard Peck. I must answer: "The title of this story can be interpreted in a number of ways. In multi-paragraph essay form and with reference to the story, explain how the title relates to the story." I have evidence ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 1:17am

English
What do these archetypes represent in our society? Hero Villain Mentors Rebel Faithful companion
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 5:06pm

English
Examples in books or films in which women were portrayed in a negative way or as strong capable characters
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 4:27pm

English
Feminists argue that since the past millennium in the West have been dominated by men-whether they be politicians in power or the historians recording it all - Western literature reflects a masculine bias.and consequently, represents and inaccurate and harmful image of women....
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 3:23pm

english n engg.level to find d error related
ravi and raj is intrsted in watching a movie
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 1:04pm

English
Unscramble 18 letters to make 5 words. possibly Christmas related. SWYTURNRMHGESAHOEA are the letters and the sentence is broken down like this 5 words with this many letters in each word. 4/2/3/3/6 . Please help soon!
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 4:59pm

Quick english help
Is it necessary to capitalize colleagues in a sentence?
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 12:42pm

english
She folds some of the clothes she has already ironed, and crosses to the bed with them.” What impression do we get of the character in the above stage directions? She is bored with her current circumstances She is too busy to worry about housework She is a preparing for ...
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 10:43am

english
“Thunder and lightning. Enter Devils with covered dishes.” What mood do the above stage directions create? Optimistic Mournful Gloomy Suspenseful D ? confused
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 10:36am

English
If you are said to have blank, then you are full of energy, or the breath of life. What is the blank?
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 7:21am

English
What belief does Whitman share with Ralph Waldo Emerson and other transcendentalists? A) We should live our lives well to achieve everlasting happiness. B) Man learns his most important lessons and insights in the present, through direct experience. If I recall correctly ...
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:38pm

english
When an author writes a/an _______ question in a paragraph, he or she intends to answer it in the balance of the paragraph
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 9:21pm

English
Would fate be a theme or a subject. Most websites would just list fate as a theme. However, i learned before that a subject is what a book talks about and a theme is like a lesson. So what would fate be?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 9:04pm

English
Even though they are good friends, what is one argument seen in the play "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" between Henry and Waldo?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 7:58pm

English
What do you think the real Thoreau or Emerson would be like as a teacher today?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 7:29pm

English
Even though they are good friends, what is one argument seen in the play "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" between Henry and Waldo?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 7:22pm

English
Even though they are good friends, what is one argument seen in the play "The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail" between Henry and Waldo?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6:56pm

English
What is the adverb in this sentence and what does it modify? People sleep outside under the stars. Is it under or outside that modifies sleep?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6:52pm

English (Dracula)
1. What do we learn about Dracula's history from the first four chapters? 2. What do we learn about Dracula's likes, dislikes, habits, and abilities? 3. What is Dracula's plan for Jonathan Harker?
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 5:59pm

English
Explain the link between the play (writers), Thoreau, and the two wars on the notes list.
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 5:45pm

English
Create a paraphrase of the following sentence from “The Cold Equations”: "Our time is up, Gerry—I have to go, now. Good—" Her voice broke in mid-word and her mouth tried to twist into crying.
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 11:16am

english
The _______, accompanied by the media and several tabloid reporters, often visits the hospital to cheer up the wounded soldiers a. actors b. actress c. band members d. singer and his wife
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:13am

English
Can anyone write a real issue and list who would be on the pro/con side of it. (Preferably 4 or more please) Thanks.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 11:35pm

English
What genres, subjects, themes, settings, and characters has Mark Twain developed
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 7:34pm

English
What genres, subjects, themes, settings, and characters has Emily Dickinson developed?
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 6:43pm

English
(I just need 2 writer ideas) In the middle of the 19th century, political philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville claimed, "The inhabitants of the United States have...properly speaking, no literature." In other words, de Tocqueville believed that America’s literature...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 6:01pm

English
What is the social context in Edgar Allan Poe’s story, “A Tell-tale heart.”
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 5:20pm

English
Can someone check my my post? Thank you very much in advance. Franco At the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, millions of people emigrated to the USA as they wanted to escape from poverty, unemployment, and political and religious persecution. Most...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 2:23pm

english check answer
To run a four-minute mile, excellent physical condition is important. Phrase fragment Dangling modifier (******) Run-on sentence Misplaced modifier Next ones is underlined words so I put * around them *The dog ate the shoe* that was lying on the closet floor. Noun clause ...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1:57pm

English help
the date, time, and location of a robbery would most likely be included in? A feature article an editorial article a hard news article a letter to the editor I thought a featured article but really not sure
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1:45pm

english
I don't understand what v/vc pattern verses vc/v pattern is. I have to idenify what the spelling words are
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 12:21pm

English
Which of the following assertions about love is contradicted by the tale of Pyramus and Thisbe? A. Love cannot be forbidden. B. Love can always find a way. C. Love is always ill-fated. D. Love is like a flame that burns hot. I am guessing B?
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 12:10pm

English Conn.
Regionalism is a form of Realism that emphasizes realistic settings, using local dialect, customs, and other specific details of a place. Identify the regional stories in Unit 4. What part of the country is portrayed, and which details in the story distinguish it from other ...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1:08am

english
I have to find the correct article that goes in the sentence. 1.)Usually ___ strange bird is a timid animal. Article- the.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 9:05pm

English
Discuss how SQ3R reading strategy is similar to and / or different from the way you read course materials previsously. Explain how using SQ3R improved your comprehension of the course material.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:32pm

English
What is the purpose of Lord Capulet arranging Juliet's marriage to Paris so suddenly after Tybalt's death? It is obviously to speed up the action in the play and give Friar Lawrence and Juliet to find some way to bring Romeo back to Verona, however, is there a personal...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8:28pm

English
How do I begin and end an apology letter
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 7:37pm

English Check answer
The birds "chirped" loudly every morning before sunrise. (1 point) action verb (THIS ONE) helping verb linking verb none of the above
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 5:56pm

Civics
? --------> Limited Monarchy Mayflower Compact ------> Self-Government Common sense English Bill of rights Manga Carta **** Wealth Of nations
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 5:19pm

English 11
Regionalism is a form of Realism that emphasizes realistic settings, using local dialect, customs, and other specific details of a place. Identify the regional stories in Unit 4. What part of the country is portrayed, and which details in the story distinguish it from other ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 1:54pm

english
I have to find the adjectives of a sentence and the noun it modifies. 1.)Other explorers, restless and eager, sought freedom. Adj.- other, restless, and eager. Noun- explorers. 2.) They were slow-footed yet persistent. Adj.- slow-footed and persistent. Noun- they 3.)These ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 7:51pm

English
Most American colonist ate bread and cold meat for breakfast. Is most an adjective and could the word many be an adjective in a sentence
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 7:19pm

english
John was late to dinner and I was late to the movies. simple complex compound compound-complex
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 6:15pm

English/grammar
All of your hard work and dedication has molded you into an amazing young lady. or All of your hard work and dedication have molded you into an amazing young lady.
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 6:20pm

English
Hi. Can someone explaint the message the poems "The lamb" and "The tyger" By William Blake .. I need to know what was his message ? I read many websites and STILL dont understand. Thanks !
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 4:45pm

english
What does don't let me hit the ground means? it's part of the verse in the song i chose to present in school please just give me an idea on what those words mean
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 6:15am

English
Can some one please tell me if these are assertive,non-assertive,or aggressive. and give me an example how i would write each sentence with the ones that its not. 1. You never return my phone calls. 2. I am not sure when I can meet. I'm pretty busy. 3. If we take the two o...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 9:02pm

English
The whole idea of it makes me feel like I'm coming down with something, something worse than any stomach ache or the headaches I get from reading in bad light-- a kind of measles of the spirit, a mumps of the psyche, a disfiguring chicken pox of the soul. You tell me it is...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 4:51pm

English
What is the name given to a two-line rhyming stanza in poetry? Is a Couplet ? I googled the meaning of couplet, it sounds right. thanks
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 6:50pm

english
if i am a poet, i would rite many poems. st.paul is biggest church in chennai. he was so weak ,he could hardly stand. he has left his job,isnt it? i want the correct answers of these sentences
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 6:08pm

english
if ypu informed i would have given my book
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 5:59pm

English Please.
It had been there when the midwife had announced, ‘You’ve a boy.’ The hat was there when his wife had their second little joy. Why does the author MOST likely choose the words, ‘their second little joy’? A)They had twin boys. B)It expresses that their ...
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 1:22pm

english
Last night, Jason introduced me to a friend of his. Whose hair was all the way down to the back of his knees in a single dreadlock.
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:46am

english
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 5:25pm

English
Acemoglu and Robinson pithily diagnose the cause of these disappointing outcomes in their final chapter: "Attempting to engineer prosperity without confronting the root cause of the problems—extractive institutions and the policies that keeps them in place—in ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 2:04pm

ENGLISH
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia. I only Have one answer Black as the pit from pole to pole--sight
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 8:10pm

English
Hi, i really need help with these questions i kept trying to think and think but i keep getting confuse. What must people know or understand about a place in order to belong there? How do they gain that knowledge or understanding? What types of experiences can tell people that...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 7:21pm

english
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 9:39am

english 4
What is shown on the tomb described by the speaker in “An Arundel Tomb
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 10:31pm

ENGLISH
CHOOSE THE BARE INFINITIVE IN EACH SENTENCE. 1.make them feel the need to rise and give you a hand. 2.The judge noticed the witness nod his head with approval. 3.The coach saw his players look at one another with enthusiasm. 4.The teacher let her students explain their ideas. ...
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 5:59am

ENGLISH
IDENTIFY THE PARTICIPLE IN EACH SENTENCE. 1.No one answered the ringing phone. 2.The meeting, noisy and disorganized, was a waste of time. 3.The speeding car almost crashed. 4.A boiled egg has fewer calories then a hamburger. 5.She wore a wrinkled blouse. 6.Grandmother told us...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 10:29pm

english (3rd grade)
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 11:59am

english (3rd grade)
State whether the infinitive in each sentence function as a noun, adjective or adverb. 1.The retirees want to spend summer far from the city. 2.Tricia plans to take a trip to Baler. 3.To see the underground river is Marissa's wish. 4.Lara prefers to visit her mother in ...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 7:32am

english (3rd grade)
Kindly correct my answers. Direction: Arrange the sentences to form unified, coherent, logical and orderly paragraph. 1. a.For example ostriches and penguins cannot fly. b.The fastest birds can fly 100 km per hour. c.When people think of birds, they think first of their flying...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 6:58am

english(4th grade)
Identify the infinitive and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition.  1.Her only thought was to win.  2.My desire is to help.  3.Mrs. Cao loves to crochet.  4.They remember to say the ...
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 10:05pm

english(4th grade)
Identify the gerund and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, indirect object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition.  1. He left without saying goodbye.  2. Studying is investing for the future.  3. Making a major decision is no ...
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 9:15pm

^English^
Pls.., what is the difference btw. FIRST Name, MIDDLE Name and LAST Name?
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 5:12pm

English
What does the idiom to be "a little on the short side" mean?
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 1:57am

english
12. In which one of the following sentences is the word too used like the word also? A. John had too much homework over the weekend. B. Would you care if I went too? C. The dessert was too rich for his taste. D. Harriman told Jake it was too bad about his mother.
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 8:04pm

english (4th grade )
Identify the infinitive and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition. 1.Her only thought was to win. 2.My desire is to help. 3.Mrs. Cao loves to crochet. 4.They remember to say the rosary last night. 5.The ...
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 12:50am

english (4th grade )
Identify the gerund and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, indirect object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition. 1. He left without saying goodbye. 2. Studying is investing for the future. 3. Making a major decision is no easy thing. 4....
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 12:17am

english
Arrange the sentences logically. a. One day last week, I went next door to take some pictures of Coke and her newborn puppies. b. Only later did I learn that all animals are very protective of their young. c. Photographing pets can sometimes be a dangerous and expensive hobby...
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 1:31am

English - Animal Farm
What negative traits are visible in the pigs after the rebellion in Chapters 1-3? I have read the chapters, but I can only come up with one example.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 5:48pm

English
Identify the sound device Shakespeare uses in this passage: HAMLET. Whose spirit with divine ambition puffed Makes mouths at the invisible event, —Hamlet, act 4, scene 4 I think it is D assonance alliteration onomatopoeia meter
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 11:59am

English
what means chagrin. give an example sentence of meaning word chagrin.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 11:14am

English
What is the difference between 'fire station' and 'fire department'?
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 10:10pm

English
Which of the following statements best describes the purpose of the motif of falling leaves in Gerard Manley Hopkins poem "Spring and Fall"? The motif helps readers understand the innocence of youth The motif reminds readers of the beauty of autumn x the motif ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
1. I want to see the movie. 2. I want to see the film. 3. I want to see the motion picture. 4. I want to see the animated picture. ------------------- Ae they all the same in meaning? What is the difference among them?
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 6:18am

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