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Prior knowledge of what subject would help the reader understand "Rosa Parks: My Story"? A.segregation laws<--- B.public housing C.bus fares
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:00pm

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I called the police for her, and she told an officer the license number and car model. “The _____ color of the car is brown,” she added, “but it has a black roof.”
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:57pm

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“My car has been stolen!” My neighbor, Martha, ran into my house crying and angry. “I saw them take it!” I called the police for her, and she told an officer the license number and car model. “The _____ color of the car is brown,” she added, “...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:56pm

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Identify the underline potions following sentence The children built a sand castle that is underline while their father read the book answers are adverb clause, adjective clause, subordinate clause thanks
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:55pm

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One summer, Nan worked in a factory with an employee who had recently arrived from France, a soft-spoken young man named Jean-Louis. He spoke little English, but Nan’s basic French _____(e)d for simple conversations and helpful translations.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:46pm

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They spotted a pod of killer whales driving along the ocean highway?answers are dangling, misplace, both, misplace d and dangling, no error
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:17pm

English check please I've corrected it again
Animals possess sensory powers that humans lack. Homing pigeons fly with great speed and accuracy when _____(e)d with messages to faraway places.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:05pm

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Alliteration onomatopoeia
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:04am

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Thx :D
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 8:46am

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I'll be glad to check your answer.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:37pm

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What is the title?
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:36pm

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Where should the comma be placed in this sentence. The chameleons turning from tan to green became invisible,answers are. After turning, became, chameleons. Thanks
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:35pm

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In Ernest Hemingway An author's attitude toward a piece of work? Answers are,tone, voice, style thanks
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:32pm

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1. A rich man needs a wife. 2. Smart people are humble. Now you can do the rest.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:32pm

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Here are some quotes in Pride and Prejudice, can you help me to analyze it, remember to write it in your own words, I'm not good at analyzing, so... 1. It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. 2. ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

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http://members.optushome.com.au/kazoom/p​oetry/villanelle.html Here's an example of a very famous villanelle: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMI​D/15377
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:13pm

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Colonel is not capitalized in the first sentence. Sergeant is capitalized in the second sentence because it's part of the soldier's title.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:03pm

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Should colonel be capitalized in this sentence? My Uncle Charles is a colonel in the US Army. Should sergeant be capitalized in this sentence? The speaker at our assembly was sergeant Arlene M Hayes.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:51pm

Super quick english question
Which shows correct punctuation of a sentence with parentheses? Before I go to the grocery store (I’m going to the one on Burnet Street), tell me what you need. Before I go to the grocery store, (I’m going to the one on Burnet Street) tell me what you need. Before I ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:39pm

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Please proofread this and post it in comprehensible English.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:57pm

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I need help writing a villanelle.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:46pm

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Internal conflict is when a person has to make a choice in his or her mind to do something.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:09pm

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You're thinking wrong.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:06pm

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im thinking c
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:56pm

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An internal conflict is one in which a person struggles with his conscience to decide what he should do. What do you think is the best answer?
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:48pm

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28. Which of the following is an example of an internal conflict? (1 point) A)Joel sees a friend cheat on a test and must decide whether or not to tell. B)Sophie takes a carpentry course, and the male instructor is rude and unhelpful. C)Kylie rescues an abused horse and ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:34pm

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It's a metaphor.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:30pm

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27. What two things is F. Scott Fitzgerald comparing metaphorically by choosing "Babylon Revisited" as the title of his story? (1 point) A)an ancient, ruined city and Charlie's former life of excess B)a place of peace and harmony and Charlie's previous ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:18pm

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is this a metaphor or is the writer just describing the revenue? "cafeteria reform had the effect of starving school cafeterias of revenue..."
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:14pm

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Right.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:12pm

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What do you think it is? in MEDIAS res
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:11pm

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26. In medias res means that a story begins __________ of a storyline. (1 point) A)at the beginning B)in the middle C)at the end D)at the climax i think its b
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:10pm

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I'll be glad to check your answer.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:08pm

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26. In medias res means that a story begins __________ of a storyline. (1 point)at the beginning in the middle at the end at the climax
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:06pm

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a
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:04pm

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18. How does the narrator in Ernest Hemingway's short story "In Another Country" view himself in comparison to the other soldiers? (1 point) a)He thinks he is not as brave as they are. b)He senses he is not treated as well as they are. c)He feels he does not ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:51pm

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It's either b or d, depending upon the beginning date used for modernist writers.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:43pm

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is this an example of antithesis? I think it is because it has two contrasting ideas, but I am not 100% sure... "The problem isn't that we're eating the wrong things at these restaurants; the problem is that we are eating there at all."
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:39pm

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16. In the beginning, modernist writers were mainly reacting to the (1 point) a)horrors of slavery. b)violence of World War I. c)unequal treatment of women. d)effects of industrialism on nature.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:33pm

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Can someone help me with these sentences? Which of them are grammatically correct? Thank you very much in advance. 1) They are not able to dance well. 2) They can't dance well 3) Are you able to play the piano? 4) Can you play the piano? 5) Were you able to find the book ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 4:48pm

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Please read and follow directions about your school subject. This is not first-person point of view. http://www.learner.org/interactives/lite​rature/read/pov2.html
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 3:57pm

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To avoid a double negative, use "any."
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:21pm

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which word is correct I don't want (any,no) cereal for breakfast this morning.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:08pm

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i agree
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:29pm

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Anyone is the correct answer. You're right, "no one" is a double negative
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:29pm

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Double Negative You must not speak to (anyone, no one) about our surprise party plans. the double negetive is no one
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:25pm

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Yes. The answer would be anything. "She hasn't said nothing about her accident" doesn't really make sense.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:16pm

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Yes it is.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:15pm

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Double Negatives She hasn't said (anything, nothing) about her accident. Is the answer anything
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:14pm

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Right.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:00pm

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Prepositional phrase (In the distance,) we saw the top(of the snowcapped peak.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:45pm

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Perfect. Recognizing prepositional phrases is one of the most valuable skills in understanding grammar. Keep up the good work!
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:23pm

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Prepositional phrases The study (of geography) teaches us (about the features)(of other lands.) (At one time)Philadelphia was the capital (of the United States.) The report (of the secretary) was given (at the beginning)(of the meeting.) (In the glow)(of the fading light,) we ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:19pm

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D
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:09pm

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You're right.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:00pm

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Correct.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:59am

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Right.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:58am

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prepositional phrase The huddle(in football) was first used (by a team)(from Georgia Universtiy)(in 1896.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:43am

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Help with prepositional phrases Deposits(of iron ore) exist(near the western end)(of the Great Lakes.) Travelers (of a century ago) journeyed (by stagecoach.) The huge tower (of stone)(in Delhi)(in India) is a monument (to the skill)(of its builders)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:32am

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Prepostional phrases Tons (of violets) are made (into perfume) each year. The heart (of a person) pumps more than four quarts (of blood)(in one minute.) One (of the secrets)(of success)is the wise use (of leisure time.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:00am

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Correct
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:51am

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Standard time was adopted (in the United States) (in 1884.) prepositional phrases
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:40am

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What is the function of the motif of fallen leaves in "Spring and Fall"? A. It promises renewal of the speaker's hopes. B. It points out the child's misunderstanding. C. It sets the autumn scene. D. It conveys a theme of loss and death.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:26am

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Right
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:22am

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You have the prepositions right. Not all the prep phrases, though.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:21am

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Prepositions and prepositional phrases Self-government (in the United States) began (in Jamestown) (in 1619.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:06am

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Identify prepositions and prepositional phrases. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. Preposition is of/ prepositional phrase is in Kansas. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. prepositions are in and in.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:17am

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http://www.chompchomp.com/terms.htm Find the topics you need, and read and study well.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:54am

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1. Correct 2. "at the mall" is the prepositional phrase. There are errors all through the rest. Please study prepositions and their phrases more, and try again.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:53am

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Identify each preposition and each prepostitional phrase. 1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. (in 1847 is the prepositional phrase.) 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. prespostition is mall, don't see a prepostional ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:38am

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Remember that participles are a form of a verb.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 3:04am

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The Question is talking about Harold Krent's story about the blind man.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:04pm

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darkness_at​_Noon
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 10:50pm

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The title "Darkness at Noon" relates to a. the lack of understanding about disabled workers b. an eclipse occurring at noon c. the regulations that demand equal employment opportunities d. the problem of a very capable man Not sure between A and B i think it is b Help!
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 10:44pm

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I looked for the author and only found "anonymous."
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 9:48pm

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"Sing like no one is listening, dance like no one is watching..." Isn't that a quotation from someone? Mark Twain maybe? DO NOT PLAGIARIZE!
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 9:40pm

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I didn't find any. You'll have to read the story, and then write your own news story. The beginning sentence or two of a news story must have the five W's -- who, what, when, where, why, and sometimes how.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 8:03pm

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mbhj
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7:54pm

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i need an example of a news report wrriten about the short story ''Thankyou Maam'' by langston Hughes
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7:52pm

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Director Ted Kline's new movie, which didn't feature any stars, was finally released last May. This was a surprise.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:54pm

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When writing an essay make sure that you do not use the word I a lot so that your paper keeps the attention of your audience.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:39pm

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It could be. It's impossible to judge without seeing the entire essay.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:42pm

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Thesis: My favorite thing to do is listen to music. Transition-- Cool Closing Sentence: "Sing like no one is listening, dance like no one is watching, love like you'll never get hurt and live like it's heaven on Earth" I need help on my transition sentence. ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:37pm

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1. is wrong.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:20pm

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help using who or whom The person who I called is my sister. For whom is this letter? Whom will we select? Who told us about Frank? Whom did he call? Who sat next to me?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:18pm

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9, 11, 12, 15 are wrong. All of them are objects.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:13pm

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Using who or Whom 1. Who told you about our plans? 2. Who is our greatest scientist? 3. Whom did Armando send for? 4. Who are those women? 5. Who is your instructor? 6. Who is your friend? 7. To whom is that package addressed? 8. For whom shall I ask? 9. Who do you think can ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:10pm

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All are correct.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:57pm

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See the Related Questions below.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:48pm

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Using the correct indefinite pronouns These are what I think the answers are in parenthesis. Never judge anyone entirely by (his or her) looks. Each one has a right to (his or her) own opinion in this matter. Some man has left (his) raincoat. Has each student received (his or ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:47pm

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Paraphase - to cut a long story short, one day I decided to be a man about my feelings
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:41pm

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The first is correct. The other two are wrong. Note that the antecedent in each sentence is singular.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:29pm

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Using correct pronouns Each of the children willingly did (his or her, their) share of the camp duties. Would the correct pronoun be his or her? Someone has left (her or his, their) automobile across the highway. Would the correct pronoun be their? Each of children willingly ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:18pm

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correct.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:07pm

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Rewrite using commas where needed. "At the beginning of a ramp the skaters rise suddenly." My answer: At the beginning of a ramp, the skaters rise suddenly.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:06pm

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This sentence had two independent clauses joined by "and." A comma is needed after force to set the two clauses apart.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:06pm

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Yes, the answer should be both! :)
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:06pm

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correct
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:05pm

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Yes.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:04pm

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Indefinite pronoun Both worked hard. Is "both" the indefinite pronoun?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:00pm

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