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Science
What the force of attraction between earth and objects on earth surface pesanteur..I need it English
Sunday, September 11, 2016 by jaseanturner1017

English
I want to make sentences about Donald Trump using the following words: counterfeit, kindle, remuneration, and talisman. I am no way bashing him. This is just for an English assignment.
Sunday, September 11, 2016 by Ally

english essay
life in 22nd century
Sunday, September 11, 2016 by deya

English
What is the meaning behind the poem "you are reading this too fast" by ken norris?
Sunday, September 11, 2016 by Julia

English
This was a question asked in our last test Either of her eyes --------- not work well. (Do, does, is) I answered 'do' but some of my friends say 'does' is the correct answer. Now I am really confused. Please someone help. What's the correct answer???
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by A GOODSTUDENT

social studies
How did Mercantilism contribute to the American Revolution? a. It created the means of cultural diffusion in the New World b. It made the colonies economically independent c.It brought together the French, English, and Spanish influences on one continent d. It increased the ...
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by mikey

english
In the below sentence, what type of adjective or adverb is more happily? At the party, Michael danced more happily than I had seen him dance before. A. Comparative adjective B. comparative adverb C. superlative adjective D. superlative adverb i have never studied these ...
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by heyo

English
What information does not need to be cited in the text or on a Reference page of a college level research paper A. Exact words from another. B. Common knowledge found in a print. C.Paraphrasing of another work D.Statistical information found on a site. Paraphrasing of another ...
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by Tim

English
Where do you search to find materials in a public library? A.Reader's Guide B.ERIC Database C.Online Public Access Catalog I pick C for my answer.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by Tim

English
It is important to evaluate information for... A. Purpose B.Authority C. Currency D.Accuracy E. All of the above I pick E. Please recheck my answer.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by Tim

English
1. Though the baby was left alone, she didn¡¯t cry. 2. Left alone, the baby didn't cry. ====================================== Can #1 be changed into #2? In #1, the baby was a girl, but in #2, we cannot know the gender of the baby. In this case, what is the suitable ...
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I called Emily, walking along the river. 2. I called Emily while I was walking along the river. 3. I called Emily, and she(=Emily) was walking along the river. 4. I called Emily, and I was walking along the river. --------------------- Does #1 mean #2, 3, or 4? Which one ...
Saturday, September 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
Oh, Susanna, Oh don't you cry for me For I come from Alabama With my banjo on my knee ------------------------------------- What is the meaning of the sentences? 1. Don't cry for me, because I've come from Alabama with my banjo on my knee. 2. Are you crying now? Don't do that...
Friday, September 9, 2016 by rfvv

English
What is the prepositional phrase in the following sentance: We take our vacation in July and August.
Friday, September 9, 2016 by Diedra

ENGLISH
RIDDLE:My weakness and fame equals
Friday, September 9, 2016 by HENRY

english
"I hear American siniging the varied carols I hear" Is this a) onomatopea b) anaphora c)Aliteration d)Antithesis E) Personification I think it is personification because Americaa is not a person therefore it can't sing?
Friday, September 9, 2016 by bob

English
1. Because he had no money, I lent him some money. 2. He having no money, I lent him some money. (Are both the same? Can we use #2?) 3. Because Dave was hungry, I gave him some bread. 4. Dave being hungry, I gave him some bread. 5. Dave hungry, I gave him some bread. (Are they...
Friday, September 9, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Oh, Susanna Oh, I came from Alabama with my banjo on my knee, --------------------------------------- 2. Oh, Susanna Oh, I come from Alabama with my banjo on my knee, ================================ There seem to be many versions for the famous song "Oh, susanna." Which ...
Friday, September 9, 2016 by rfvv

English: Orwell 1984
Is this a right explanation to this quote and what else can be added in terms of explaining this quote when referring to IRONY? Thanks for any help! •Irony used upon Winston during his torture in the Ministry of Love (pg. 199) ◦“Their real weapon was the merciless ...
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Ally

English
To be teeming is to be _______. A) silencing B) bursting C) hurrying D) babbling I think it is D
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Kitty meows

AP English
I'm having trouble finding IRONIES in George Orwell's "1984" book in PART 3 where it starts off from page 186 till the end. The beginning of part 3 goes " He did not know where he was... and so on". Some books are numbered differently so I wanted to clarify.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Ally

English
Is this sentence complete Swimming in the heated water of an indoor pool was a new experience for Elizabeth.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Sarah

English
I think the answer is "Yes, I think that those big gas guzzlers are a threat to the ecology, don't you?" My friend thinks its without quotations Yes, I think that those big gas guzzlers are a threat to the ecology, don't you?
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Sarah

English
Hi I need help with a question about punctuation. So the sentence is: " We noticed that the hotel near the airport is called the Flyaway Resort" I think that it correct but I was told that it should be: " We noticed that the hotel near the airport, is called the Flyaway Resort...
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Amaira

English
Did Lucy really say I refuse to ride with Tom? Should there be quotation marks before I and after the question mark?
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Ray

English
I think the answer is "Jackie, please see whether the postman has oh there he is now." But my friend thinks its this way "Jackie, please see whether the postman has, oh! There he is now."
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Sarah

English
Please check this! The diction of "at the tourist centre in boston" can best be described as.. A. Emotionally charged B. Colloquial and relying on slang C. Informal and simple D. Mostly figurative I don't think it's C or D? My best guess is A.
Thursday, September 8, 2016 by Mimi

english
Is "Do a third barrel roll!" a sentence, or half sentence (fragment)?
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by kel

English
Which of the following details is part of the pattern that helps readers determine what the animals in the garden symbolize? A. Marcovaldo follows the tabby to the Marchesa's garden. B. Marcovaldo likes to explore with cats during his lunch break. C. The cats are rarely seen ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Aimee

English 2 (Ms. Sue)
Is this correct? In the Gettysburg Address, which rhetorical device does Abraham Lincoln employ when he states, "we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground"? a. alliteration b. anaphora**** c. antithesis d. apostrophe
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Olivia N J

english
Paraphrasing means to _______. use the author’s exact unusual phrasing without quotation marks put the author’s ideas into your own words and sentence structure use the same sentence structure as the author used in the original material conduct research online
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Anonymous

english speech
English as a language of opportunity
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by farai

Math science humanity kiswahili English art pshe
Kylie cit an Apple into 12 equal parts . if she aye 1/4 of the apple, how many parts would remain
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by Juanita

English
1. If the weather permits, I'll go camping. 2. If weather permits, I'll go camping. 3. The weather permitting, I'll go camping. 4. Weather permitting, I'll go camping. --------------- Do we have to use 'the' or not in the sentences? Which ones are gramatically correct?
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Because she knows the fact, she will not invite him. 2. Knowing the fact, she will not invite him. 3. Having known the fact, she will not invite him. (Which one is similar to #1? #1 can be changed into #2, right? What about #3?) 4. Because she knew the fact, she will not ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. When I came home, I saw a stranger near my house. 2. When I was coming home, I saw a stranger near my house. ================================= Q1: Which one is a common expression? Q2: What does 'near my house' modify? Does it modify 'a stranger' or the verb 'saw'?
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 by rfvv

english
What is the complete predicate in the following sentence? Jasmine has always dreamed of traveling to other countries. has always dreamed traveling to other countries has always dreamed of traveling to other countries has dreamed
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Jay

english help please!!
Identify three search combinations you could use to find information about technology on the internet? Please help me....
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Oscar

english help please!!
Read the following excerpt. Using the context of the paragraph, select the word that best completes the sentence. We must __________ this place, this sacred and special place, where so many have come to fight and die for our freedom. It is not a sacrifice we should take ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Oscar

English
What are the correct words for the following sentence? "Already angry, the customer became even more ________ when he received only this _______ response. "No returns." Here are the words- ~curt ~retort ~demoralize ~dilemma ~sabotage ~subsequent ~inclination ~wary ~irate ~zeal
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Danielle

English pls help me
Select the word that best completes the sentence: The new cell phones were so popular the company was unable to __________ their enormous sales on the first day. anticipate improved lessened provide is it provide. pls help
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Oscar

English
Identify the main sound device employed by the poet, and discuss the effect it has by referring to 3 examples from the poem. Small Passing - Ingrid de Kok. Please tell me someone can help?
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Waseem

English
1. Being tired, he went to bed early. 2. Tired, he went to bed early. 3. Being strong, he could lift the box. 4. Strong, he could lift the box. 5. Being left along, the baby began to cry. 6. Left alone, the baby began to cry. 7. It being fine, he went out for a walk. 8. It ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

ENGLISH
A letter to your mother telling her how you will improve your studies next term
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by ORJINTA

English
1. He uploaded the file on Youtube. 2. He uploaded the file onto Youtube. 3. He uploaded the file to Youtube. 4. He uploaded the file on the website. 5. He uploaded the file onto the website. 6. He uploaded the file to the website. ======================== Are they all ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
I need to change these three sentences using coordinating or subordinating conjunctions. The sentences are: 1. Sir Gawain appeared to King Arthur in a dream. He warned of Arthur's impending death. 2. King Arthur told his men to consider the treaty broken if they saw any sword ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by Justine

English
1. I bought the book, which was good to use. 2. I bought the book, and it was good to use. 3. I bought the book, being good to use. ------------------------- What about this one? Is #3 grammatical? ==================================== 4. He hit the ball, and it flew up. 5. He ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He lent me a book, which interested me very much. 2. He lent me a book, and it interested me very much. 3. He lent me a book, interesting me very much -------------------------------- Can #2 be changed into #3? Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Show me that you have in your pocket. 2. Show me that you have a lot of money in your pocket. 3. Show me what you have in your pocket. 4. Show me what you have a lot of money in your pocket. ------------------- #1 i swrong. Is #2 grammatical? #3 is right? #4 is wrong.. Is ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I can't believe that he said. 2. I can't believe that he said yes. 3. I can't believe what he said. 4. I can't believe what he said yes. ------------------------------------ #2 and #3 is right. The others are ungrammatical? Is that right?
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, making fun of my pose. 2. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, which made fun of my pose. 3. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, and they made fun of my pose. (In this sentence, 'they' refers to 'a lot of ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

english, i just don't get what the question ment
How do people enact power? Thank you
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by miyabi123456789

English
..... moderate, radical (What is the opposite of 'radical'?)
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What animals live in Canada? 2. Which animals live in Canada? 3. What animal lives in Canada? 4. Which animal lives in Canada? - Many animals live in Canada. ------------------------------------ Which questions are suitable for the answer?
Monday, September 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. While she felt embarrassed, she ran out of the room. 2. Feeling embarrassed, she ran out of the room. 3. Embarrassed, she ran out of the room. -------------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Can we remove 'Feeling' in Sentence 2?
Monday, September 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Jenny is in the coffee shop, drinking coffee. 2. Jenny is in the coffee shop while she is drinking coffee. 3. Jenny is in the coffee shop and drinking coffee. 4. Being in the coffee shop, Jenny is drinking coffee. 5. In the coffee shop, Jenny is drinking coffee. 6. While ...
Monday, September 5, 2016 by rfvv

English Writing
People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... Could you help me? I'm not English speaker so I don't know how can I write continue of these sentences...
Monday, September 5, 2016 by CC

English (grammar)
The players were playing hockey
Monday, September 5, 2016 by The players

English
He is the very person that the boy has been looking for. ---------------------------- What is the antecedent of the 'that clause'? Is the antecedent 'person' or 'the very person'? Is an antecedent composed of 'one word'?
Sunday, September 4, 2016 by rfvv

English Writing
Please help me... People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... I have to write continue of these sentences... Could you guys help me please?
Sunday, September 4, 2016 by CC

English
How would you handle the following situations? In your answers, refer to specific skills that you might use, and include words that you might say. Remember that a chairperson is a polite and tactful communicator. a. Your social studies group is supposed to be discussing the ...
Sunday, September 4, 2016 by Tala

English
Dear Writeacher, thank you for your answers. Will you help me with a few more sentences? 1) Which is correct in the following sentence: "She has remained without her colleagues OR / AND friends in a closed space." (I think it's OR) 2) Is the sentence grammatically OK: "All ...
Saturday, September 3, 2016 by Ilma

English
Hello. I would be very grateful for your help. 1) Please help me with articles. I'm writing about a particular company. Should I use the definite article or no article in the following context: "(the ?) costs are likely to be higher than (the?) revenues". 2) "He said they ...
Saturday, September 3, 2016 by Ilma

English
1. When he was playing the piano, his brother came in. 2. He playing the piano, his brother came in. -------------------------------------- 3. While he was walking along the river, he was listening to music. 4. Walking along the river, he was listening to music...
Saturday, September 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Though the baby was left alone, she didn't cry. 2. Being left alone, the baby didn't cry. 3. Left alone, the baby didn't cry. (Are the three sentences all grammatical?) 4. Although he had been very tired, he couldn't quit the job. 5. Having been very tired, he couldn't quit...
Saturday, September 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. This is the same watch that I lost. 2. This is the watch that I lost. 3. This is the very watch that I lost. 4. This is the same watch as I lost. ------------------------------- Do #1, 2, and 3 have the same meaning? They mean that I found that I had lost, right? #4 means ...
Saturday, September 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. This is all that I have now. 2. This is what I have now. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. Please show me that he is active. 4. Please show me the fact that he is active. 5. Please show me that this is correct. (Are the three sentences grammatical?
Friday, September 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The fact that he died suddenly surprised me. 2. Do you like the idea that we have to go to New York to be wealthy? 3. The fear that the World Wall 3 will break out is widespread. 4. I would like to have the possibility that he will come back soon. (Are the sentences all ...
Friday, September 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Having a lot of fun, we took pictures with Mina's camera. 2. Having a lot of fun, we we taking pictures with Mina's camera. (Which one is a better expression?) 3. Making funny poses, I imitated monkeys. 4. Making funny poses, I was imitating monkeys. (Which one is a better ...
Friday, September 2, 2016 by rfvv

english
A mile from end to end, yet as close to as a friend. A precious commodity, freely given. Found on the rich, poor,short and tall, but share among children most of all What am I?
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Sam

English
They ( work) heard for annual examination
Friday, September 2, 2016 by Anonymous

English
1. This is the same watch that she gave me. 2. This is the same watch as she gave me. --------------------------------------- What is the difference between them? Does #1 mean: "This is the very watch that she gave me."? Does #2 mean: "This is the same kind of watch, which she...
Friday, September 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I need someone to find some photos to post on the blog. 2. I need someone who will find some photos to post on the blog. 3. I need someone who will find some photos so as to post on the blog. ---------------- Are they all the same? Does #1 mean #2 or #3...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by rfvv

English Check
The advice was meant for ____ A)you and i B)she and i C) you and me Hello i need help. My original answer was A)you and I. But then I started reading a book on English grammar and it says it should be C)she and I since they are subject pronouns.
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by Jonathan

english 1
which of these is coordinating conjunction but** however although
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by 9th grader

english
adding the suffix -ous to the word danger forms a/an verb adjective** adverb
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by 9th grader

english 1
1. Which of these is an example of direct characterization? A. actions or thoughts that reveal what a character is like B. dialogue between a character and other characters in the story C. an authors description of a character's appearance and personality**
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by 9th grader

american history
1. What was the main reason that early settlers gradually spread across the Americas? (1 point) They were constantly under attack from neighboring tribes. They often relocated to find more favorable farming conditions. They traveled far and wide to trade **their goods with ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 by helpppp

Social Studies Help ASAP
Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio Valley in the mid-1700s? a. to force the French out of North America b. to put French settlers there under English rule c. to demonstrate Britain’s strength to France and Spain d. to gain access to the region’s ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Vicky

english
two of the following proverbs have similar meaning which ones are they 1.Those that dance must play the music 2. The tongue is the enemy of the neck 3.A golden hammer breaks an iron door 4.who pays the piper calls the tune 5. A barking dog never bites
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by hiyab

English 1 part 1
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction?
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Anonymous

ENGLISH 1501
Identify the main sound device employed by the poet, and discuss the effect it has by referring to 3 examples from the poem. Small Passing - Ingrid de Kok. Please tell me someone can help?
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Bux

english
These sentences are from my test in which I answered these sentences incorrectly. So please suggest the right answers to them. 1)Ram said to me,"I go to school daily."(change to indirect speech) 2)He wrote me a letter.(change to passive voice) 3)Who built the Taj?(change to ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Diana

English
1. Have you checked out our school website lately? 2. Have you lately checked out our school website? (What is the suitable position of the adverb 'lately'?) 3. Is there something that/which I should see? (Do you prefer 'which' to 'that' in this sentence?) 4. Mina sent me a ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. A few day ago, I went to the zoo with Chanmi and Mina. ------------------------------- Why is 'the' used before 'zoo' in this sentence? Does 'the zoo' mean the specific zoo which both girls know? Or is zoo' in generic use? =============================== 2. Mina said yes. 3...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, making fun of my pose. 2. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments while they made fun of my pose. 3. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments while they were making fun of my pose. 4. Some students posted a lot of ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by rfvv

Social Studies Help
1. Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio valley in the mid- 1700s? a. to force the French out of North America b. to put French settlers there under English rule c. to demonstrate Britain's strength to France and Spain d. to gain access to the region's ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Maya

Math
Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Anonymous

Math
Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by Anonymous

English
I am going shopping this weekend
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Talana

English
Some common examples of oxymoron expressions are "alone together," "virtual reality," and "a fine mess." Should the sentence read: oxymoronic, oxymora or oxymorons Answer: oxymoronic
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Kimmy

English
Choose the best action or situation. An example of a metonym for the planet earth. soil globe rock moon Answer: globe
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Kimmy

English
1. When he was ill, he didn't play football. 2. Being ill, he didn't play football. ---------------------------- 3. If he is ill, he will not play football. 4. Being ill, he will not play football. ----------------------------- 5. Although he was ill, he played football. 6. ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It smells bad in here. 2. It smells bad. 3. It smells bad in this room. ---------------------- What does it refer to in each sentence?
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Being poor, he was always happy. 2. Being ill, he played football. 3. Being rich, he was not happy. 4. Though he was poor, he was always happy. 5. Though he was ill, he played football. 6. Though he was rich, he was not happy. 1=>4, 2=>5, 3=>6...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

History
In all English colonies a white man could vote only if he was a Christian Property owner•• Church goer Member of the gentry
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Lily

English 2
How do the native Americans respond to the spaniards in the first encounter
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Sades

English
1. I called my brother, walking along the river. 2. I called my brother while I was walking along the river. 3. I called my brother while I walked along the river. -------------------- Which one is closer to #1 in meaning, #2 or #3?
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Being ill, he played football. 2. Although he was ill, he played football. ( #1 is incorrect. #2 is right. We cannot change #2 into #1. Is that right? Where can we find the explanation about that?) 3. Being ill, he couldn't go to school. 4. Because he was ill, he couldn't ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
Hello. I'd like to know about the use of the verb like. 1. I like you to go there. 2. I like you going there 3. I like you go there. ---------------------------- Which one is grammatical? ================================ 4. I'd like you to got there. 5. I'd like you going ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by rfvv

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