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College advance english
how do varieties of informative and positive messages adapt the basic pattern?
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:44pm

English
1. Because it was so late, we went home. 2. Because of its lateness, we went home. (Is #2 grammatical?)
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:29am

english
i am having troubles on what to right for the conflict and resolution can someone tell me what they are ? Thanks My Stepmother by Thanh Nguyen When my stepmother first came, her eyes were sharp and bright as little knives. Her youth and my childhood ran into each other - she ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:50pm

english-poetry
what is a good haiku poem on the school cafeteria?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 6:55pm

English
Did I do this correctly?? Select the correctly written sentence in this group. A. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred's salary just wasn't enough. B. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred soon found he'd used up his salary. (my answer) ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 4:57pm

english
Poem title, author Setting Characters Conflict(s) Resolution Rhyme or rhythm, pattern? on turning 10 You tell me it is too early to be looking back, but that is because you have forgotten the perfect simplicity of being one and the beautiful complexity introduced by two. But I...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 4:55pm

math
In English Class, after studying a book called \The Lord of the Flies" by William Golding, students are split into 6 groups and each group is required to make a fi lm based on one of the 8 important scenes in the novel. Each group can choose which scene they are creating ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:02am

english
Are you learning english
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:28am

English
can you do a poem for me,because i don't know how to do it???
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 3:38am

English
What is 'paps room'?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 3:08am

speech-english
derick decided that he would focuse his report on their traditional homes called gers which visual aids are most likely to be helpful 1object-2chart 3model-4graph-5photographs 6video-7flipchart
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 12:42am

central texas college
Can somebody help please!!!This is the first time that that I take a literature class, on English II in English and I can really use some help. I am taking English 1302, which is pretty much literature and the teacher told us to define some literacy terms, for example: ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:41pm

english
How does an inclined plane impact work?
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:39pm

English
Paper Bags — A Great Choice Am I supposed to use an em dash for the sentence above?
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 3:45pm

English
Metaphor for repugnance His biggest repugnance is guest who are always late
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
Metaphor for confusion The math problem was a maze at trying to solve.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:32pm

English
Metaphor for repugnance His biggest repugnance is guest who are always late
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:28pm

English
I need to write a metaphor for the word Repugnance. I definitely am lost on this one.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 12:43pm

English
1. Cut out a paper triangle with scissors. 2. Cut off a paper triangle with scissors. 3. Cut away a paper triangle with scissors. 4. Make a cut of a paper triangle with scissors. (Would you let me know the difference among the four expressions? Are they all interchangeable ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:02pm

English
1. A surgeon made a cut in the patient's stomach. 2. A surgeon cut in the patient's stomach. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. David took off the poster and cleaned the wall. 4. David took away the poster and cleaned the wall. 5. David took the poster and cleaned the ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 10:59pm

English
1. They get out of the city and spend time in nature. 2. They go out of the city and spend time in nature. (Are both the same in meaning? Which one do you use more, go or get?) 3. Everyone will have fun there. 4. Every will have a good time there. 5. Everyone will enjoy ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 8:51pm

English
Is this a complete sentence or a sentence fragment? "Applications truly welcomed."
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7:13pm

English
Which is President Kennedy’s intent when using questions in the last paragraph of this excerpt?
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 2:15pm

ENGLISH 9R - HELP!!!!
acrostic poem for the word pagan
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:57pm

english
embed a portion of the following qoute by writing your own introductory phrase and properly citing your source at the end of the sentence. "If you are considering a career in law, English is actually one of the best majors to consider as an undergraduate. The skills you ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:50pm

English
Embed a quotation from an interview that you conducted. " I suggest that you study hard in college, but get a job too. Jobs teach much more than a school ever does." Workman, Tom. Personal Interview. 25 Feb. 2007.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 1:51pm

english
Think about the figurative language in this stanza. What is the speaker saying? (1 point) It is hard to find your way at night because it is dark. It is the middle of the night and she is hungry. People find life in being with others. People have to help each other with ...
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 7:39pm

Language Art (Please Check)
5.C 6.B 5.The origin of the words shut and out is Old English. During the 1800s, the two words were combined to take on the baseball meaning, a game in which one side does not score. What is the most likely meaning of the word shutout in the story The Shutout? A.to dismiss B....
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:38pm

science(check answers)
5.A 6.A 5.The origin of the words shut and out is Old English. During the 1800s, the two words were combined to take on the baseball meaning, a game in which one side does not score. What is the most likely meaning of the word shutout in the story The Shutout? A.to dismiss B....
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:00pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.C 2.A 3.C 4.C 5.D 6.D 7.B 1.She was rivaling the mayor by A.sending money to him. B.voting for him. C.running against him. 2.In which of the following situations would you be most likely to be caught up in a commotion? A.a riot B.a math exam C.a school assembly 3.Which of ...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:53am

Computer Science
Computers are used worldwide, but most of the major operating systems originated in English-speaking countries. Take a look at the operating system that you use in the context of global users who might not speak English and who might not have grown up with Western customs. ...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 9:27am

Persuasive Writing help
I'm writing a persuasive request but English is not my native language. I've done many drafting and revising, but still not sure. so I would be grateful if you could show me what I did wrong and the correct way to revise it. Thanks "Dear xxx, I would like to ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

English
1. In the evening, Sonya will meet one of her friends. 2. In the evenings, Sonya will meet one of her friends. ------------------------- Thank you for your help. What is the difference between them. Does #1 mean "She will meet her friend this evening (once)." Does #2...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:03pm

English
Did I classify this sentence correctly? The (A) birds (SN)/ in (P) the (A) tree (OP) sang (V) happily (adv) during (P) the (A) day (OP).
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7:25pm

English
Do I use an apostrophe after the A or not? "He got 5 As on the final exam." I've heard that capital letters are made plural only by adding an s, but my textbook gives this example-How many A's did you write on the paper?
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:49am

English
1. In the evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 2. In the evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 3. Evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 4. Every evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. (What is the difference of the four sentences in meaning?)
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 3:16am

English
After watching a documentary about the environment on TV, I decided to start my own project,"Project Green Kid." Today was my first day as a Green Kid...... ---------------------------------- Do we have to use "a Green Kid"? What about "a green kid&...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 1:05am

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:38am

english
A French girl found them
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30am

english essay
* I need help writing research essay. The topic is to write about an issue or problem that you want to change. Well, I am mostly interested in Science, particularly Chemistry and Nature.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:09pm

English/Social Studies
I'm writing an essay and need help coming up with economic reasons to to be against Caps on Punitive Damages. Google is not turning up what I need. I need how will implementing this program be bad economically?
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 2:36pm

english
What is the tone in "a thankless experience
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:09pm

English II
That day I was so worried that I
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:11am

english
choose the correct one. a) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding; however, I still hurt myself. b) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding, however, I still hurt myself. c) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding however; I still hurt ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:53pm

english
i have a question say you're writing a sentence such as "I ate apples, bananas, oranges, and grapes." is there a comma before 'and' or no?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:49pm

English
How do you pronounce "Dacha" in Russian? A dacha is a Russian country house.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:41pm

English
1. For here or to go? - For here. 2. Here or to go? - Here 3. Is this for here or to go? - For here. 4. Is this here or to go? - Here. (Which ones are grammatical?)
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:25pm

English 10th grade
In "Like the Sun," all of the following would be considered "casualties" of Sekhar's truth except his • children • colleagues • headmaster • wife It almost seems it could be any of them but I need the right one.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 5:56pm

Geography,life sciences,history,sepedi,english,maths lit and life orientation
Which course can i do due to the subjects i am doing when i go to the university?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4:41pm

english
Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. If you could come in on Sunday, that would be great
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 3:50pm

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 1:25am

English
What is the difference between lunch plate and lunch tray in shape? Do both mean the same?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 11:54pm

English 10th grade
This is confusing to me: "Truth, Sekhar reflected, is like the sun. I suppose no human being can ever look it straight in the face without blinking or being dazed. He realized that, morning till night, the essence of human relationships consisted in tempering truth so ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:38pm

English
Is the comma in the right place below? Did you know, Dad, that the the colonists broke all the treaties signed by Philip and his father? Do the commas go there because to set off a nonessential appositive?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:49pm

English
I have an essay and this is one part of my thesis... "In the nineteenth century, some ways the middle class participated in revolutions was by establishing liberalism, one way was through literature, and through the revolutions of 1848." I wasn't sure if the &...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:27pm

English
Need an example of an analogy that has to do with migration is like a vacation. Don't have any idea!!! I am lost on this one Maybe "Vacation is like a migration to a tropical island"
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 3:01pm

English
Analogies How is migration like a vacation? I think migration is like a vacation because the animal knows it is time to go to a warmer place where food will be plentiful and weather will be warmer.
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:59pm

HELP PRE-CALC ASAP
An experiment consists of selecting a number at random between 0 and 9 inclusive, and a letter of the English alphabet. What is the size of the sample space of this experiment? A) 35 B) 36 C) 52 D) 234 E) 260
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 9:19am

English
1. I haven't read Harry Potter yet. 2. I don't read Harry Potter yet. 3. I didn't read Harry Potter yet. ------------------------------ Which expressions are not grammatical? Is #2 or #3 grammatical?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:36am

English
1. All of them are useful. 2. All of them is useful. 3. All is expensive. 4. All are expensive. 5. All is silent in the room. 6. All are silent in the room. --------------------------- Which ones are grammatical?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:32am

English
What can you do to save electricity? 1. I can unplug my computer when I go to bed. 2. I can turn off the lights when I leave my room. 3. I can unplug all the things such as the computer, the printer, the speaker, etc. 4. I can unplug the electric mat when I don't use it. 5...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:23am

english
i need help with chapter 10 and 11 sentence check 2
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:42am

English
1. I will visit my uncle tomorrow. 2. I visit my uncle tomorrow. 3. I am visiting my uncle tomorrow. ---------------- Are they all grammatical? Does #2 mean #1 in meaning? Are #2 and #3 grammatical? Are they all the same in meaning?
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 8:46pm

English
If I wanted to describe the setting of a basketball court after a game, what are some things I might say?
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 5:41pm

Basic Spanish
My grandson need tutoring in basic Spanish to improve translate from Spanish to English in writing assignments, &grammar . Do you have review , similar to Khanacademy ? He needs tutoring to improve basic Spanish , has no tutoring in his school. Thank you
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 8:46am

physics
A gry is an old English measure for length, defined as 1/10 of a line, where line is another old English measure for length, defined as 1/12 inch. A common measure for length in the publishing business is a point, defined as 1/72 inch. What is an area of 0.42 gry2 in points ...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 7:58am

english
What are some websites that are against animal abuse & the actions they have taken to stop it. Thank you!
Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 9:24pm

English
I'm writing about hearing a certain song can take you back to a moment in your past. I know that the 1st paragraph is thesis and the 2nd is explain what song reflects on past and why. I don't know what i should in include in the 3rd paragraph
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:08pm

English
Write an essay explaining why you think The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet remains so popular. What is it about the characters of The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet that makes it so easy for young people to identify with them? Make at least two references to specific details in the ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 9:46pm

english
17. In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. John liked baseball but not football. B. We would like to visit the Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. C. Children should be seen but not heard. D. None but the brave shall enter in.
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 5:00pm

english
In which sentence are the conjunctions used correctly? A. The top award was given to neither Steve or Jim. B. Either Fred nor John knew about the accident. C. Mary enjoyed neither roller skating or ice skating. D. Neither beauty nor popularity was considered in the contest. I ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:59pm

english
Which synonym of the word look would be most effective in the following sentence? Detective Flint leaned forward with narrowed eyes to _______ what appeared to be a vital clue. A. survey B. scrutinize C. view D. ogle I think it's B.
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:46pm

english
Which one of the following is a correct example of the singular possessive case? A. king's rights B. audiences' reaction C. women's club D. who's job I think it's C.
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:11pm

english
Choose the sentence that has a subject complement. A. The day ended with many surprises. B. I felt much better. C. The nurse felt my pulse. D. We can't leave without seeing I think it's B.
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2:47pm

english
Which of the following sentences contains an italicized word that's used as a predicate adjective? A. Jerry looks into the microscope. B. Jerry looks ill today. C. Jerry looks at the map. D. Jerry looks disdainfully at the pile of laundry. I think it's B.
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2:02pm

scholarship essay edit
can someone edit this? Throughout my life’s journey, I have come to attain two true passions - the first one being English studies. Since the very dawn of childhood, I have been known to bleed the calligraphic content of Gary Soto's brilliant poetry and breathe the ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 1:23pm

english
Choose the sentence that has a subject complement. A. The day ended with many surprises. B. I felt much better. C. The nurse felt my pulse. D. We can't leave without seeing her. I think it's B.
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 7:59pm

english
Select the sentence in which all pronouns are used correctly. A. I sat between him and her during the sales conference. B. Just between you and I, I am not impressed by our new manager. C. Be sure to divide all income from the suburban property between he and I. D. I hope she...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 5:53pm

english
Which synonym of the word look would be most effective in the following sentence? Detective Flint leaned forward with narrowed eyes to _______ what appeared to be a vital clue. A. survey B. scrutinize C. view D. ogle I think it would be B.
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 5:16pm

English
1. We are now arriving at Incheon International Airport. 2. We are now arriving in Incheon International Airport. 3. I met one of my friends at the airport. 4. I met one of my friends in the airport. -------------------------- Which preposition do we have to use, 'at' ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 4:55am

English
1. It is noisy outside. 2. It is too noisy and we can hardly hear each other. 3. It is too noisy for the man to sleep. 4. There must be a fight going on outside. It is way too noisy. 5. Anything doing? Why is it so noisy? 6. It is too ugly and too noisy. 7. It was noisy with ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:58am

English
1. Finally I could decide on my future job. 2. Finally I could decide my future job. ----------------------------------------​-- Do we have to put 'on' after 'decide' or not?
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 1:50am

English
I almost cried with joy. ------------------------- Does 'cry' mean 'weep' or 'shout' in the sentence?
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 1:45am

english
how would you start off an essay that is about the lack of privacy you have? (has to be in first person)
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 4:56pm

English??
I am writing a recommendation paper on the type of medication to treat ADD/ADHD.. does anyone have an interesting idea for a title?? maybe something joke-ish? i cant think of anything and my teacher said it has to be something to 'draw the audience in'
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:28am

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 2:24am. 1. It's very noisy here. I can't stand it any more. (What does "it" refer to in the first sentence? What does "it" refer to in the second sentence? Are both the same? Is 'it' an ...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 9:01am

English
1. Today is April 15th. 2. Today will be sunny and warm this afternoon. (Are both grammatical?)
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 7:11am

English
1. It's very noisy here. I can't stand it any more. (What does "it" refer to in the first sentence? What does "it" refer to in the second sentence? Are both the same? Is 'it' an impersonal pronoun or just a pronoun which refers to something ...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 2:24am

English
1-2. My uncle decided to splurge and _____with a country club because golf is his favorite____.(affiliate,deficit) 3-4. Gail didn't ____from smoking cigarettes until her employer made not smoking ____.Keeping her job was a very good incentive to get her to quit.(agnostic, ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 11:25pm

english
What is the most likely reason the author wrote " Eagle's Flight "
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:50pm

english-essay writing topic
what is a good topic to write about for a personal essay? it has to be something that is meaningful. PLEASE HELP ASAP!!!
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:30pm

English Literature
To laughter and contempt; that she may feel How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child! Away, away! The dominant figure of speech in this passage is: A) alliteration B) assonance C) simile D) metaphor E) imagery
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:06pm

English
Which of the following sentences from "Five Hours to Simla" best illustrates the mood of frustration? (1 point) • "After the first cacophony of screeching brakes and grinding gears. there followed the comparatively static hum of engines, and drivers waited ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 1:49pm

English
I have to write a paper on an author and then effectively persuade the audience that this author is an important and influential writer who should be included in the curriculum for a college writing course. I chose Ernest Hemingway. This is my thesis - Hemingway's ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 12:24pm

English
Sorry, I left out a "mood" Read the following sentences from "Five Hours to Simla." The baby let drop its narcotic rubber teat, delighted. Its eyes grew big and shone at all it saw flowering about it. The little girl was perplexed, wondering what to choose ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 12:02pm

English
Read the following sentences from "Five Hours to Simla." The baby let drop its narcotic rubber teat, delighted. Its eyes grew big and shone at all it saw flowering about it. The little girl was perplexed, wondering what to choose from so much till the perfect choice ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 11:16am

Basic English
9. Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice? A. Our friend, who travelled from Tennessee, was quite tired when he arrived. B. The kitten climbed the drapes, it couldn't figure out how to get down. C. The cruise ship docked on Oahu, then again on Maui. D. We...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:52am

english
Settlers reached the organ territory in 1840's. Which is the verb of the sentence? a)1840's b)reached c)oregon territory d)settlers
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 8:53am

English
1. Recite the reading text out loud. 2. Remember the reading text and tell the reading text to your friends out loud, 3. Say what you have memorized loudly. 4. Tell the reading text in front of the class. (Which ones are grammatical? They have to recall the reading text and ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 11:21pm

English ms sue
Ms Sue could you please edit my English proposal? I've been going through it and fixing lots of things.
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 8:34pm

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