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Do any of these interest you? http://www.midway.edu/library/topics
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:55pm

English III
I'll be glad to check some of your answers.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:46pm

English
Does anyone know what the symbol for works cited is called? It looks like a colon with a small line in the middle.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:36pm

English III
Neat People vs. Sloppy People By Suzanne Britt I’ve finally figured out the difference between neat people and sloppy people. The distinction is, as always, moral. Neat people are lazier and meaner than sloppy people. Sloppy people, you see, are not really sloppy. Their ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:36pm

English help
I need to write research paper and I trying to find topic to write about. Teacher say to avoid topics that u can't be open minded about like abortion and said to avoid paranormal and those involving personal religious beliefs. He said to restrict selection to topics that ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:13pm

English Question
No, that would be fine. Be sure to include the edition of the dictionary, too.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:48am

English Question
If I post a definition from a dictionary and say which dictionary it is from, would that be plagiarizing?
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:23am

English
1. He is trying to hit a ball. It seems that he is holding a bat. What does he like to do? He likes to play baseball. All OK. 2. She is mimicking playing the guitar. What is she good at? She is good at playing the guitar. 3. He is jumping with his mouth open, shouting. Look at...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 8:04am

English
1. He is trying to hit a ball. It seems that he is holding a bat. What does he like to do? He likes to play baseball. 2. She is mimicking paying the guitar. What is she good at? She is good at playing the guitar. 3. He is jumping with his mouth open,shouting. Look at the ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:57am

English
All are grammatically correct, but only 2 and 3 are commonly used. 4 doesn't mean the same thing as the others; this last question is asking what does Ted consider to be special, probably in someone else, not himself.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:52am

English
1. How is Ted special? He dresses well. 2. Why is Ted special? He is wearing a colorful shirt. 3. What is Ted's specialty? He is wearing pink trousers. 4. What is special for Ted? He is fashionable. -------------- Which ones are grammatical and commonly used? Which ones ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:47am

english
Thank you KittyKitKatKoo!
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:39am

English(how is it?)
Ya you do this by eating some bananas, there ya go
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7:21am

English
Yes, it should.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:14pm

English
Should kremlin be capitalized in this sentence. I want to see Moscow, especially the kremlin, which was the seat of government for the former Soviet Union.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:05pm

English- Figurative Language
Hyperbole
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 6:47pm

English: Please Help
List the corrections you have made ... type them out. Clearly copying/pasting is not working on your computer!
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 4:31pm

English
Duke Ellington was a fantastic jazz magician. When the duke couldn't afford to keep up the old manor house, he turned it into a bed and breakfast. The two little boys duked it out before deciding they were friends.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 3:43pm

english
Sentence for word duke.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 3:38pm

English help..
Disregard - thanks
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 2:34pm

English help..
Can someone check to see if this is written correctly? It was like this - Scientists report that creatures living in the deep sea are in danger of starving to death. Millions of undiscovered species live, in the deep sea. Creatures in the seabed are suffering from growing food...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 1:54pm

english (check my work)
Did you get the test right? I'm taking it right now :( & I need help.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 1:17pm

English
Thank You.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11:53am

English: Please Help
I do have some corrections made but my computer wont let me copy and paste the part I did. Please Help. This is the uncorrected version: Scientists report that creatures living in the deep sea are in danger of starving to death. Millions of undiscovered species live, in the ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11:53am

English
I agree.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11:37am

english 3b
How do Realists and Romanticists differ?
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11:29am

English
Identify the excerpt that uses foreshadowing. A.) "They're spoiled and we're spoiled." B.) "I have a feeling it'll be Africa again before then." C.) "Wendy and Peter aren't in their rooms." D.) "They're not old enough to ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:50am

English
Thank You.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:22am

English
Right
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:20am

English
Choose the meaning of the capitalized word: A courtroom judge's decisions should be fair and impartial, rather than biased and SUBJECTIVE. A.) reached through logical reasoning B.) determined by independent sources. C.) drawn from fact, data and evidence D.) based on ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:18am

PRACTICAL ENGLISH PROCTORED EXAM
In which sentence is the subject DOING the action of the verb? The subjects are ... ~ bill ~ mother ~ boy ~ We
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:12am

PRACTICAL ENGLISH PROCTORED EXAM
In which of the following sentences is the verb in the active voice? A. The telephone bill was paid yesterday. B. The mother called her son for lunch. C. The boy was called by his mother. D. We were told that Jim is ill.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:36am

LITERACY
APA guidelines: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resour​ce/560/01/
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 8:07am

english
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms.htm I see 2 verbs and 3 nouns in here. Check out the Verb and Noun links here, and let us know what you decide.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 5:48am

english
1My car is plaful 2. when he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees, he lost his money 3. These are great new indeed, I can't believe I made it 4. When I was young I used to love playing with dolls 5. She is an energetic women. 6. I'm going home now how I ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 5:11am

english
What is the verb and the noun, A house is built by wisdom and becomes strong through good sense
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 12:59am

English - incomplete
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Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:43pm

english
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:34pm

maths literacy,geography,history and english
If you ask to ask strangers a half a world away, then you probably don't belong in any career field.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 4:50pm

maths literacy,geography,history and english
which career field do i belong to!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 4:03pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
No problem. Good thing you answered them. I've never read this!!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:47pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Correction: 3. How would you describe the tone or mood of this poem? A: I would describe the tone or mood of this poem as a humorous and lighthearted tone about the serious subject of hurricanes.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:09pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Correction: 3. How would you describe the tone or mood of this poem? A: I would describe the tone or mood of this poem as a humorous and lighthearted tone about the serious subject of hurricanes.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:08pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Have you read the poem called "Problems With Hurricanes" by Victor Hernández Cruz? If so, could you assist me in answering the questions below? If not, could you possibly read this poem online and help me, anyways? Thank you. 1. What is the author suggesting ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:06pm

Definitely not English!
Damon's right!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:17pm

English
Momentum is product of mass and velocity. At the same speed, the heavier object will have more momentum. I think this is Physics, not English, by the way.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:14pm

English
Fill in the blanks? If a goofball and a bowling ball are rolling at the same speed, the.blank? Ball has a greater momentum?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:58pm

English
Not quite. Try this: It was part of the play -- imagine that! -- meant to add suspense.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:26pm

English
using dashes It was part of the play--imagine that meant--to add suspense.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:19pm

English
The first two are fine. The third one reads funny; I think the second dash needs to be moved. Do you see where? Read the sentence out loud. I don't know if your text addresses this, but I'd also add an exclamation point in each one. Here's how: There was a loud ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:13pm

English
using dashes There was a loud boom--what a fright--from the back of the theater. We all turned around--I even jumped up--to see what it was. It was part of the play--imagine--that meant to add suspense.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:05pm

English
A hyphen looks like this: - A dash looks like this: --
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:59pm

English
adding dashes There was a loud boom--what a fright--from the back of the theater. We all turned around--I even jumped up-to see what it was. It was part of the play-imagine-that meant to add suspense.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:51pm

English Answer Check (Writeacher)
Thank you!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:44pm

English Answer Check (Writeacher)
Much better!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:39pm

English
The fourth sentence is correct. Study this carefully and re-think the other sentences. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/dash.htm
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:39pm

English
adding dashes where needed There was a loud boom -- what a fright from the back of the theater. We all turned around -- I even jumped up to see what it was. It was part of the play -- imagine that meant to add suspense. I'd love to see the play again -- maybe next week -- ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:25pm

English Answer Check (Writeacher)
A: I agree with this critic’s opinion because, like other tales of knights, “Jabberwocky," is about facing inner demons. In other words, it is about courage and standing against and overcoming adversity.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:21pm

English
Between acts, the theater was completely dark, but the orchestra continued to play anyway. I see no need for any hyphens in that sentence. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/m​arks/hyphen.htm
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:18pm

English
Ok
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:18pm

English
Using hyphens Between acts the theater was completely dark, but the orchestra continued to play any-way.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:17pm

English
Sentence 2 reads funny without quotation marks. The colon after "Sir" is correct IF you're writing a formal business letter, but to include this phrasing in a regular sentence, there should be quotation marks. I guess you should go with what you have, but I still...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:16pm

English
The first two and the fourth are fine. Re-think the third sentence.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:14pm

English
In the original of sentence 2 there are no quotation marks
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:11pm

English
Put a space after the semicolon in the first sentence. Then all will be correct.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:10pm

English
Sentences 1, 3, and 4 are correct. In the original of sentence 2, are there any quotation marks, too?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:09pm

English
Using hyphens The director told us that there would be room for only tow busloads, or eighty-four people. The play was going to be in an old-fashioned theater. Between-acts the theater was completely dark, but the orchestra continued to play anyway. The vice-president was ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:09pm

English
Correct.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:08pm

English Answer Check (Writeacher)
How can you rephrase without using the word "your"? Surely, you don't mean ME!!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:07pm

English
Using semicolons Colleen is a clever teacher;she is also an inspiring one. Her lectures are interesting; they are full of information. She has a college degree in history; world history is her specialty. She begins her classes by answering questions; she ends them by asking ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:06pm

English
Using colons The special exhibit on birds contains the following types: prehistoric birds, seabirds, and domestic birds. The letter we wrote to the museum began Dear Sir: Please let us know when the special exhibition on penguins will be shown at your museum. He told us that ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:03pm

English
using colons At 9:10 this morning, we'll be leaving for the natural history museum. Please bring the following materials with you: pencils, paper, erasers, and a notebook. The bus will be back at 4 am to pick us up. The bus will be back at 4:00 a.m. to pick us up.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:33am

English Answer Check (Writeacher)
These questions regard the poem "Jabberwocky." 1. One critic said that "Jabberwocky," despite its odd language, tells a story like many legends of knights and dragons. Do you agree? Why or why not? A: I agree with this critic’s opinion because, like ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:24am

English
No ... read carefully ... Each year, she selects vegetables, and enters them in the fair. She has won blue ribbons, medals, and certificates for her vegetables. "Oh, I just like being outside. That's why I enjoy gardening," Fay said.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:07am

English
This is my correction: Each year she selects vegetables, and enters them in the fair. She has won blue ribbons, medals, and certificates for her vegetables. "Oh, I just like being outside." "That's why I enjoy gardening," Fay said.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 10:58am

English
No comma needed here ~~> "but, the... Two errors are in here: one comma is missing; one comma should be a period. Each year she selects her best vegetables, and enters them in the fair. She has won blue ribbons, medals, and certificates for her vegetables. "Oh, I ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 10:40am

English
Right.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 10:15am

English
All correct, yes.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 10:14am

English
find where the commas should be in the paragraph Our neighbor, Lamont, has fruit trees on his property. "Lamont, what kinds of fruit do you grow?" I asked. "Well, I grow peaches, apricots, pears, and plums," he replied. "Wow! That's quite a variety...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 10:13am

English
Using commas "A serving, Emilio, is a certain amount of food," said Dr. Perillo. "Dave, a cross-country runner, will need more calories than a less active student," explained Dr. Perillo. "Class, remember to eat foods from the five basic food groups,&...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 9:42am

English
using commas "First, you need to look carefully at your eating habits," said Dr. Perillo. "Yes, you should keep a journal of the foods you eat," she said. "Dr. Perillo, what do you mean by the right servings?" asked Emilio. "Ok, good question...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:54am

English
All are right.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:49am

English
Using commas Dr. Perillo, a nutritionist, is an expert on proper eating. "Students, it's important to eat a well-balanced diet," she said. "Yes, but how do we know what the right foods are?" asked one student.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:41am

English
Commas are all correct. Be sure there are closing quotation marks for the 4th sentence.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:32am

English
using commas "The first match starts at 9:00 A.M.," said Travis. Anita asked, "Do you want to get seats in the same section as yesterday?" "That's fine with me," said Nick. Nick said, "Ferga's first match is in Court B. "I'll...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:24am

English
Do you mean "to see"? If so, the commas are all correct.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:24am

English
Using commas They planned the see the men's, women's, and doubles' finals. Fergas won the entire tournament, and he became the youngest champion in the history of the tournament.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:13am

English
Correct ... all of them! =)
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:09am

English
Using commas While they watched the match, Anita clapped, cheered, and kept score. Antonio asked her name, signed a tennis ball, and shook her head. Because they enjoyed the match so much, Travis, Nick, and Anita made plans to come back for the final match the next day.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 8:04am

English
2 and 3 are correct. There's one comma missing from the first one.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:59am

English
All are correct.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:58am

English
using commas While they watched the match Anita clapped, cheered, and kept score. Travis and Nick watched a number of different matches, but Anita followed Fergas. He was signing autographs, and Anita was first in line.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:55am

English
Using commas correctly Before they found their seats, the first match had already begun. It was a close game, and they weren't disappointed by the final score. They had come to cheer for Antonio Fergas, and he was the winner. Although his opponent was very good, Fergas ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:52am

English Answer Check
I see no change after my comments here: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=139​3784330 ...answer repeats too much of the question and then you don't explain what you mean by "facing your own demons."
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 6:10am

English
Isn't fire fast? The flames move very quickly. Fires can consume all kinds of things very fast. What else can you think of?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:38am

english
No one will write your assignment for you. If you want to post what you write, though, someone here will check it for you.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:37am

English
Angels is right.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:33am

English
Could it possibly be Listening = to pay attention by hearing? I think it is just a synonym for listening. instead of saying Listening = to pay attention by listening, it uses in hearing. Does that make any sense?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:47am

English
listen= to pay attention in hearing ----------------------- What is the meaning 'in hearing'?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:15am

english
an alternate ending to the story, the bicycle by Jillian Horton 200-250 words in lenght please!! It's due tomorrow and I'm stressing out. If you haven't read it before here's the
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:14am

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