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August 28, 2015

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You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, but your last general understands Indian fighting. The ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 by jimm

English
8. What can readers infer from the following quote from Act V, Scene 3 of Romeo and Juliet? Romeo: O, be gone! By heaven, I love thee better than myself; For I come hither arm’d against myself: Stay not, be gone;--live, and hereafter say, A madman’s mercy bid thee ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 by Kendra

English 9
. Read the following line from Romeo’s monologue in Act II, Scene 2 of Romeo and Juliet, where Shakespeare employs personification: Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, That thou her maid art far more fair than she: Be not ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 by Jana

English
How does the setting of this memoir affect its plot? What does this question means? memior? affect its plot?
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Xavier

English
It was a night to remember. Marian Anderson was one my favorite singers. Her rendition of the song “Were You There” ran through my head as we walked toward the Metropolitan Opera House. Of course, I listened to the radio when she sang at the Lincoln Memorial in ’...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Xavier

English
I need to write a research paper on a topic that is relevant to, or is present in a book after I have read it. I wish to know any suggestions on good books to read on which an obvious research topic can be extracted from(preferably history related but not limited to. I just ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Bethany

English.
Please check my answers? Letter of Recommendation Mary O'Dell PLTW Program Willow High School 1400 Old Tamah Road Irmo, SC 29067 April 11, 2007 Subject: Letter of Recommendation for Mr. Chris Moses To Whom It May Concern: Chris studied under my supervision as a student ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Q

English*Checking Answers*
Hello, can someone check my english answers? The story: You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Hannah

History
What was Samuel Slater's main contribution to textile manufacturing in New England? Getting children jobs in factories Finding work for women on farms Copying designs for machines in English factories Studying processes for assembly line workers Is it b Someone help me. ms...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Oscar

english confused
ive read this story over five times and still dont really get the meaning of bia's dream help plzz RED MESA, Arizona (Achieve3000, July 21, 2007). Although she grew up as a Diné, the term Navajo members use to describe their nation, young Andrethia Bia measured her ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by jimm

English
Which sentence is correct? It is a coupon to that store. It is a coupon for that store.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Anonymous

english
Put the events in chronological order: (Points : 5) Potential Matches: 1 : FIRST 2 : FOURTH 3 : SECOND 4 : THIRD 5 : FIFTH Answer : Anne receives her diary on her 13th birthday. : Margot gets a call up to report to a German concentration camp. : The Frank family go into hiding...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by kingtut

English correction -- for rfvv
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Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Writeacher

English
Can I put this as a resolution even though it cause further conflict in a raisin in the sun? My internal conflict is Walter Lee wants to be the man of house and provide for his family but can't because of his current position in life My external conflict : Mama and Walter ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Notafanofschool

English
Words: PRONE FLIPPANT PERCEPTION IMPASSE RELENTLESS REPRISAL ----------------------------------------​-------------- The waitresses in our local diner are (5)_____ to be funny and not always polite. If a customer says, "I'm ready to order now," he may get a...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 by Sora

English
Is this a good thesis statement? Walter Lee Younger faces both external and internal conflicts in the play which are ultimately resolved and can be seen through his clashes with his family, his thoughts and feelings and his decisions.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Notafanofschool

English
For school I have to read Pride and Prejudice. My teacher gave us an assignment where we have to find a different literary element every couple of chapters. I have been searching for a while now and can't seem to find anything. It has to be between chapters 44 and 50 and ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Radio Active Wear

English
what is a good thesis statement that I can form out of this prompt for A Raisin In The Sun choose one of the following characters. identify and analyze the character's primary internal conflict and external conflict and how each is resolved . I choose Walter Lee Younger.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Notafanofschool

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A. Milton wrote many prose works, but is more famous for poetry. B. In a sequence of sonnets dedicated to his wife Edmund Spenser traced their courtship. C. Sonnets were new to England, when Sir Philip Sidney wrote them. D. When ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Emi

English
How is a diary, such as Pepys’s, different from a history such as Bede’s? A. A diary is usually more personal. B. A diary is usually more objective. C. A diary is usually more formal. D. A diary usually lacks historical accuracy. My choice is A
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Emi

english
paraphrase paragraph four
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by virginia

English
Macbeth says that even the numerous, or _____ seas, will not wash off his guilt. A. predominant B. multitudinous C. stealthy D. palpable my choice is B
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Emi

English
Which statement most accurately contrasts the ideas of different literary periods? A. Anglo-Saxon literature focuses on free will, whereas Renaissance literature suggests that human beings are controlled by fate. B. Literature of the Middle Ages focuses on science, whereas ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Emi

English
Which structure is correct? We won at/in that tournament. Are you participating at/in that tournament?
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Anonymous

English
2. Which expression best represents the view a fatalist would have? A. "Whatever will be, will be." B. "The best is yet to come." C. "We are still masters of our fate." D. "You don't know what you have until its gone." 3. In which of...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by help?thanks

language arts
WEDNESDAY March 11, 2015 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by hello

english
should a person pursue someone who seems not to like them?-with the hope of changing their mind
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by Leo

ENGLISH
If you _______ to visit your grandmother, you should go now; visiting hours will be ending soon. A. assert B. retort C. contend D. intend
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by Anonymous

english
There are specific dates, this recount spans a long period of time in the narrator’s life, it is in 1st person point of view, and only significant times in this narrator’s life were chosen to be included. These characteristics make this piece a memoir an ...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by jimm

English (Novel)
In chapter 18 of The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, how is the crew beguiled (tricked) into believing Captain Jaggery's testimony over Charlotte's?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by Nicole

English
1. She wants to read the comic book. 2. She wants to read the specific comic book. 3. She wants to read comic books. ========================= Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Does she want to read the comic book in a bookshelf, for esample?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Today is April 15th. 2. Today will be sunny and warm. 3. Today will be sunny and warm this afternoon. 4. It is April 15th. 5. It will be sunny and warm this afternoon. ================= Which sentences are incorrect? Are they all grammatical?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. It takes an hour to get there. 2. It takes an hour so as to get there. 3. It takes an hour so that I can get there. ============= Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. How much is it to take the subway? 2. Answer:________________________. ------------------- Q1: In #1 what does 'it' refer to? Q2: What does 'to take the subway' modify? Is 'to take the subway' a noun phrase or an adverbial phrase? Q3: What is the ...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. They are caring. 2. They are friendly. 3. They are kind. 4. They are considerate =================== Are they the same in meaning?
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by rfvv

english
Fire from the Rock is a great book that I would definitely recommend to others. It is set in 1957 Little Rock, Arkansas, a city boiling over racial segregation. Black and white youths are hot blooded and hot tempered, and many adults fan these flames of anger and violence. The...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by jimm

English
Sorry, but what are some examples of these themes from A Raisin In The Sun. I tried to do some and don't know if they are right. I was also ask to find out what the rhetorical device for the examples of each theme represents. So please help me. 1. Values, ideals, and ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Notafanofschool

english cr
compare and contrast the two differnt versions of the story of the great chicago fire. how does the format of each passage allow the author to add details and information to support his/her purose?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by logan

English Poetry
Define parts of Speech for Jabberwocky I'm on stanza 2 Please check: Beware(v) the(article) Jabberwock(Noun) my (adj) son (noun) The (article) jaws (n) that (pronoun) bite (verb), the(article) claws (noun) that(pronoun) catch (verb) Beware(verb) the(article) Jubjub(adj) ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Sweet Pea

Poetry/english
Hi- I'm working on Jabberwocky
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Sweet Pea

English- AP Lit
My class is doing an essay on dracula and I need help with a thesis statement. This is the topic I chose: Issue of Trust & Sharing of Knowledge-Is there ever a time when it is better to be kept/keep others in ignorance? How does this connect to the idea of establishing and ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Ally

English
What is one way that " the maori:genealogies and origins in New zealand" contrast with " the raven and the first men:the beginnings of the haida?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by elijah

English Help Please
Anne accuses Peter of being insufferable,or A. unfriendly B. depressing C. unbearable D. hurtful Is the answer C?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English Help Please
An example of dramatic irony in The Diary of Anne Frank,Act I is when A. Peter easily removes his Star of David but Anne has difficulty removing it because it is a symbol of her Jewish heritage. B. Anne states she will go to Paris or be a famous dancer and the audience knows ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English Help Please
Which line of dialogue by Mr. Dussel in The Diary of Anne Frank, Act I shows a growing conflict between him and Anne? A. "I always get along very well with children." B. "I'm not at my best this morning." C. "I spend half my night shushing her.&...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. What is Ling-Ling not good at? 2. What isn't Ling-Ling good at? 3. Why don't you like apples? 4. Why do you not like apples? 5. Why can't you solve the problem? 6. Why can you not solve the problem? ------------------ Are they all grammatical? Which expressions ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by rfvv

English Help Please
Which line of dialogue by Anne in The Diary of Anne Frank, Act I reveals that Anne is struggling to find herself? A. "I knew it was the last night in my own bed, and yet I slept soundly." B. "I'll take the room in the afternoons." C."You are the ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English Help Please
Second Read: The Diary of Anne Frank, Act I Peter. I used to see you...sometimes... Anne. You did? Peter...In the schoolyard. You were always in the middle of a bunch of kids. Anne. Why didn't you ever come over? Peter. I'm sort of a lone wolf. What can you infer from ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. I tell great jokes. 1-2. I tell good jokes 2. I make great jokes. 3. I am a good joker. 4. i am a great joker. ----------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which ones are correct?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I dress well. 2. I am a good dresser. ---------------- Q1: Are both the same in meaning? Q2: Can a boy say #1? Q3: Do we have other expressions similar to #1?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by rfvv

English
Do I need the second comma in this sentence? I said I was puzzled by the dream, but in reality, I believe that dreams mean nothing.
Sunday, March 8, 2015 by Anonymous

English
I don't know what rhetorical devices these themes fall under. I know all these are themes but the themes are harder to figure out . 1. The value of dreams can be both a positive and be both a positive and negative influence. 2. It is important for men and women to play ...
Sunday, March 8, 2015 by Notafanofschool

English
What is the moral of “The Wife of Bath's Tale”? A. Men should never let women gain the upper hand. B. The best judges are women because they are compassionate. C. It is best for husbands and wives when women rule the marriage. my choice is c
Sunday, March 8, 2015 by Emi

English
What does the following statement mean? "You can't rearrange the seats on a train"
Sunday, March 8, 2015 by A

English
I'm writing a news report about a rocket club sets new launch record. I need ideas on what to write about that heading
Sunday, March 8, 2015 by Leo

English
Which sentence most clearly exhibits bias? A. The professor’s points appear to be based on outdated research. B. If my argument is true, Blake’s argument is clearly false. C. Few would disagree that poor people are incapable of rational thinking. D. When a major ...
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by jb

English
“Nature is bountiful, which is why logging should be strictly regulated.” Which logical fallacy is illustrated in this sentence? A. Ad hominem B. Non sequitur C. Post hoc ergo propter hoc D. Red herring
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by jb

English
Is the Midwest vs South a good compare and compassion essay
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by m

English 2
is "The Poetic Interpretation of the Twist" by Cornelius Eady a literature poem ?
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by Ciaria

english
paul was sad when the football burst
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by Ann

english
yesterday I had homework. Um.. so, question is: what is the difference between the english language British with english language USA? ya, I really don't know what's the difference?
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by anonymous

english please help me! i'm afraid incorrect
Arrange the words into correct sentences! 1. kimono - have - you - worn - a - ever ? 2. house - in - twenty - parents - same - have - my - lived - over - the - for - years 3. with - you - have - done - books - my - what ? 4. has - the - lately - weather - nice - been 5. food...
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by mika

English
What does the proverb 'you catch more flies with honey than you do with vinegar' mean?
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by Samkelisiwe Petunia Mthombeni

Math
80 boys took the examination in the three subjects: Chinese, English and Mathematics, and none of them failed in all three subjects. It was noted that 8 passed in English only and 10 passed in Mathematics only; 7 passed in Mathematics and Chinese but not in English, 40 passed ...
Saturday, March 7, 2015 by Jiskhans

English
What is the thesis statement for the song "Firework" by Katy Perry?
Friday, March 6, 2015 by Candy

english
select the antecedent of the pronoun in the following sentence. The strikers will return to work when the union representatives have completed their negotiations. A. negotiation B. representatives C. work D. strikers
Friday, March 6, 2015 by sharon

English
1. melt:to be changed into a liquid 2. melt:to be changed into liquid -------------------- word:definition Do we have to use 'a' before 'liquid' or not? Which one is correct?
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. What is he like? - He is a lawyer. 2. What is she like? - She is a nurse. ------------------- Are the answers grammatical?
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by rfvv

Quick english check
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of these questions. I'm on the story of "Sally" in house on mango street! 1. In the following sentence, what is the best definition for the word suede mean? ​My mother says to wear black so young is dangerous, but I...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by Anonymous

english composition 2
Which statement best illustrates the nature of a Bildungsroman? a. The hero of the story never seems to understand his own fault. b. In Caldwell novel, her protagonist, Lucille seeks the approval of seriously slimy characters c. The hero in the story stand like a rock against ...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

english composition 2
A simple standard definition is normally composed of all of the following exept. a. characteristic of some class b.the term to be define c. A class containing the term to be define d. the distintive characteristic of the term I chose A
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

english composition 2
Which kind of descriptive device is used in the following sentence from a narrative ? “ As I looked around the room in search of clues, the teddy bear __propped up on the neatly made bed—stared at me with suspicious eyes. “ a.Analogy b.simile c.personification d...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

english composition 2
Thinking about narrative categories, which sort of essay helps people feel that they’re joined in a common cause ? a. Entertainment b. curiosity c. redemption d. solidarity I chose D
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

english composition 2
Motivational letters are to encouraging positive action as diplomatic letters are to ? a.sustaining important personal and organizational relationships. b.dealing with local, state. and federal regulatory agencies c.resolving internet or external dispute d.soothing the ruffled...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

english composition 2
Motivational letters are to encouraging positive action as diplomatic letters are to ? a.sustaining important personal and organizational relationships. b.dealing with local, state. and federal regulatory agencies c.resolving internet or external dispute d.soothing the ruffled...
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by siulaniperez

English
1. How does the fact that Anne tries to maintain a positive attitude affect the way readers view her? Please include textual evidence in your answer as well as what page number you found it on.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Sahar

English
1. Hurry up, or there will be no seats left for us. 2. Hurry up, or there will be no seats that are left for us. 3. Hurry up, or there will be no seats that will be left for us. ----------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by rfvv

english work
Over the past ten years more than two dozen athletes have died from the medical condition known as heatstroke. Heatstroke occurs when the body’s internal temperature becomes so elevated that its cooling system begins shutting down. Who is most at risk? Surprisingly, it is...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Zhana

English *Answers Check*
am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. 2 Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous ...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Gia

English *Answers Check*
What is acupuncture? 1 Acupuncture is one of the oldest, most commonly used medical procedures in the world. Originating in China more than 2,000 years ago, acupuncture began to become better known in the United States in 1971, when New York Times reporter James Reston wrote ...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Gia

english
Alberto's New Neighbors Alberto took one look at his new neighbours and knew that his life was going to get more difficult. He watched them arrive in their big, noisy car and watched them get out. There they were, two of them, as big and as noisy as their car, and smelly1...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by nana

english 201
An essay on the yellow wall paper by charlotte Gilman. how do I start.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by slymeena

English
To Mr. Reed who had previously answered my question on realism in A Raisin In the Sun and told me to to write about Travis sleeping on the couch , thank you but I need to write realism in Acts 1, 2, 3 and since you thought that only the second one was wrong and isn't ...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by Notafanofschool

English
Is 'purse' and 'handbbag' the same? Are they used by women?
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. If I miss so much school again, how can I become a teacher? 2. If I miss so many schools again, how can I become a teacher? -------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #2 grammatical?
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. village:a very small town in the countryside 2. village:a very small town in the country 3. He lives in the country. 4. He lives in the countryside. ----------------------------- Are 'country' and 'countryside' the same in meaning? Can they interchangeable?
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. It rains more often. 2. It rains oftener. 3. It rains most often in this area. 4. It rains oftenest in this area. ---------------------------------- Which ones are grammatical? Are all grammatical? Which ones are commonly used?
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. What is he like? 2. What does he do for a living? 3. What's his job? -------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Monday, March 2, 2015 by rfvv

english
susan b anthony was a schoolteacher what adverb that modifies the verb?
Monday, March 2, 2015 by kathy

English
What is the difference between 'game' and 'sport'? Can they be interchangable?
Monday, March 2, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. listen: to pay attention in hearing 2. listen: to pay attention when you hear 3. listen: to pay attention when a person hear ------------------------------- word: definition Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Monday, March 2, 2015 by rfvv

english
What does this quote mean: “Fire hath its force abated by water, not by wind, and anger must be allayed by cold words and not by blustering threats.” Please help. I have no idea.
Monday, March 2, 2015 by h

English
What happens when the mother goes to the state Capitol to give her speach ?
Monday, March 2, 2015 by verenice

English
In The Diary of Anne Frank, Act I, what causes the Franks and the Van Daans to move into the rooms on the top floor of the warehouse? A. Their own homes have been destroyed by bombs. B. They are hiding from the Nazis, who have been persecuting Jews. C. The warehouse has more ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 by help?thanks

ENGLISH - GRAMMAR
Prizes were awarded to the winners :active or passive voice
Monday, March 2, 2015 by sk sharma

English Lit.
meaning of illustration in a question
Monday, March 2, 2015 by Sara

English
Write a sentence using the words incessant and brief. This is my last one and I'm having trouble. Does this one sound okay? I prefer the brief disturbance of thunder to the incessant dripping of our kitchen sink.
Monday, March 2, 2015 by Hayley

AP English
Hello I have to create a thesis statement comparing the stories "The Story of an Hour" and "The Open Window". I must convey which story (in my opinion) had the most twisted ending. Does this sound appropriate? "While both 'The Story of an Hour'...
Monday, March 2, 2015 by N.

English
1. Write sentence using obscured and revealed. 2. Sentence using compulsory and optional. 1. Heavy brush had totally obscured the entrance until someone cut away the branches and the entrance was revealed. 2. If your child hasn't met the compulsory vaccination requirements...
Sunday, March 1, 2015 by Hayley

English
1. Which word is antonym of incessant? failing, brief or filthy brief
Sunday, March 1, 2015 by Hayley

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