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English
The semicolon separates: A. divisions of time. B. titles and subtitles. C. long or formal quotations. D. equal and balanced sentence elements. D
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:22pm

English
Choose the correct use of apostrophes in the next sentence. Marcs ambition is to buy his uncles 1947 Dodge and restore it to its original condition. A. No apostrophes needed B. Apostrophes in “Marcs” and “uncles” C. Apostrophes in “Marcs” and &#...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:13pm

English
My father was a hard working man but didn't earn much money. A. Correctly punctuated B. Add a comma after hard C. Close up hard working D. Add a hyphen after hard A
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:04pm

English
Never divide: A. the last word on a page. B. a word less than two syllables. C. a contraction. D. All of the above D
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:02pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. The operating costs, as he probably told you, are too high. B. The operating costs, as he probably told you are too high. C. The operating costs as he probably told you, are too high. D. The operating costs as he probably ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:01pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. Researchers know little about the distinctive market behavior of that group. B. Website programming systems have existed for some time but, they originally were difficult to use. C. In connection with the tax cut, we are ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:56pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. Although, the impact on our planet is clear global warming was not a high priority for many years. B. Although the impact on our planet is clear, global warming was not a high priority for many years. C. Although the ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:51pm

English
When addresses appear within the text of a document,: A. always abbreviate the street, city, and state. B. it is optional to abbreviate the parts of the address. C. spell out the parts of the address. D. always abbreviate the street and city and spell out the state. A
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:44pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. He whispered, "I love you," and then fainted. B. "Your idea is excellent" said Matt, "but I'm not sure we have the budget to implement it." C. "I don't believe it!" exclaimed...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:41pm

English
Identify the sentence that is correctly punctuated. A. Clara did not study very much for her biology test, therefore, she guessed at many of the answers. B. Clara did not study very much for her biology test; therefore she guessed at many of the answers. C. Clara did not study...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:38pm

English
The only acceptable way to divide words at the end of a line is: A. to let the computer decide. B. before the last three letters. C. between syllables. D. after the first three letters. C
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:26pm

English
A __________ is always placed after a closing quotation mark. A. semicolon or comma B. semicolon or colon C. period or question mark D. period or comma C
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:25pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The River in Hackensack, New Jersey overflowed during Hurricane Sandy. B. The river in Hackensack, NJ overflowed during hurricane sandy. C. The river in Hackensack New Jersey, overflowed during Hurricane Sandy. D. The river in Hackensack, New ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:24pm

English (Writeacher)
How should revise these sentences so that they are still three sentences? "Ten years after the Trojan War, Odysseus departs from the goddess Calypso's island and arrives in Phoenicia, ruled by Alcinous. Offering Odysseus a ship to return him to his homeland, Alcinous ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:24pm

English
Which of the following means expressing someone else's exact words? A. Direct quotation B. Paraphrasing C. Plagiarizing D. Indirect quotation B
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:21pm

English
Whereas a semicolon separates, a colon usually: A. is a mark of introduction. B. denotes items in series. C. follows a transitional expression. D. concludes a sentence. B
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:15pm

English
dentify the correct sentence. A. Carla went to work at 248 Prospect Ave in Brooklyn, NY. B. Carla went to work at 248 Prospect Avenue in Brooklyn, NY. C. Carla went to work at 248 Prospect Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. D. Carla went to work at 248 Prospect Avenue, in Brooklyn...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:06pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. Generally speaking, principals are responsible for the acts of their agents. B. Generally, speaking principals are responsible for the acts of their agents. C. Generally speaking, principals are responsible, for the acts ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:03pm

English
When addresses appear within the text of a document,: A. always abbreviate the street, city, and state. B. it is optional to abbreviate the parts of the address. C. spell out the parts of the address. D. always abbreviate the street and city and spell out the state. B
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:02pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. He whispered, "I love you," and then fainted. B. "Your idea is excellent" said Matt, "but I'm not sure we have the budget to implement it." C. "I don't believe it!" exclaimed...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:59pm

English
The appropriate mark to introduce a bulleted list is a: A. colon. B. semicolon. C. period. D. No punctuation A
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:55pm

English (Writeacher)
Do you think I should revise anything? I have been given a limit of only three sentences to summarize the information below, but I don't want to seem wordy. "Ten years after the Trojan War, Odysseus departs from the goddess Calypso's island and arrives in ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:54pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The high school is located at 15385 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL. B. The high school is located at 15385 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, Florida. C. The High School is located at 15385 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, Florida. D. The High...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:53pm

English
Identify the sentence that is correctly punctuated. A. When the police recover the lost merchandise—a diamond bracelet, they will notify you. B. When the police recover the lost merchandise (a diamond bracelet), they will notify you. C. When the police recover the lost ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:51pm

English (Writeacher)
Do you think I should revise the first sentence? Also, am I using the dash properly? "Driven by sea storms, Odysseus and his men wind up upon the land of the Lotus Eaters, and three of the men are sent to retrieve information about the inhabitants of the peculiar island. ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:51pm

english
The primary objective of the program is to develop the risk management capabilities of finance professionals.
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:46pm

English
How should I revise this sentence? "Driven by sea storms, Odysseus and his men wind up upon the land of the Lotus Eaters, and three of the men are sent to retrieve information about the inhabitants of the peculiar island."
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:43pm

English
Use a __________ after an independent clause that introduces a clause, a phrase, or even a single word that explains the original clause. A. comma B. colon C. semicolon D. dash
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:41pm

English
Identify the sentence that is correctly punctuated. A. Clara did not study very much for her biology test, therefore, she guessed at many of the answers. B. Clara did not study very much for her biology test; therefore she guessed at many of the answers. C. Clara did not study...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:20pm

English
The mens clothing shop also does alterations, so Robin brings her dresses and skirts there to be hemmed. A. No apostrophes needed B. Apostrophe in “mens” C. Apostrophes in “mens” and “alterations” D. Apostrophes in “alterations” B
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:19pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. Boston, Massachusetts played an important role in American history and politics. B. Boston, Massachusetts played an important role, in American history and politics. C. Boston, Massachusetts, played an important role in ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:18pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. The cost and size of computers decreased, as rapidly as processing power increased. B. An operating system is the set of instructions, that directs the overall operations of the computer. C. While database management ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:18pm

english
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only ,not women?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5:43pm

english
What should you be if you like English, learning other countries cultures, and art, but not painting or anything like that. I am thinking about becoming an interior designer or lawyer. Thoughts or ideas?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 4:17pm

help.
What should you be if you like English, learning other countries cultures, and art, but not painting or anything like that.
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 4:09pm

english
traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 3:22pm

English
Back from Extinction In 2004, two biologists were canoeing in a remote part of Arkansas. They were searching for a bird that local people said was there. As the men floated along, they listened for a bird call neither had ever heard before. Then a crow-sized woodpecker flew ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 2:44pm

English 2
1)In anthem what are the implications of his creation? (Chapter 5) 2) why does he wish to know what he looks like? (Chapter 5)
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:41pm

English
Back from Extinction In 2004, two biologists were canoeing in a remote part of Arkansas. They were searching for a bird that local people said was there. As the men floated along, they listened for a bird call neither had ever heard before. Then a crow-sized woodpecker flew ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:35pm

english
Which propaganda technique is used in this sentence? The candidate I endorse believes to his very soul that this change would destroy this lovely community and its soul by disrupting you, its heart and soul.
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:35am

English
NEtholic REvolution -->How did agricultural advancements impact society? What are three reasons for that? How did agricultural advancements impact society?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 8:55pm

English
What does aberration mean?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 6:39pm

English
What kind of dialogue should I write with this? Write an example of a very brief dialogue between at least 2 people who are talking about a recent event. The characters should be about your age(15).
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 3:14pm

business&technical english
-------- means looking at a written message critically to see if revising the content will improve it.
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:59pm

business&technical english
When you know your audience would be receptive to your message, you use ------ approach.
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:57pm

business&technical english
--------- language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:56pm

business&technical english
When we avoid using words and phrases that unfairly or even unethically categorize or stigmatize people in ways related to gender, race, ethnicity, age or disability, this is called
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:56pm

business&technical english
. When business messages use a/an ----- or ------ attitude, they risk sounding selfish and uninterested in the audience.
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:55pm

business&technical english
language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:53pm

English
I have to write a 1000 word essay on connecting, Hamlet's dealing with rejection, depression to THE real world life. How it affect's me. So can you help me with some dot jots on how depression can relate tothe world (peoples situations) from hamlet?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:32pm

english
Paraphasing practice In 1857, a British expedition led by Richard Burton and John Speke set out to find the great lakes shown on Ptolemy's map. After reaching Lake Tanganyika, the two men split up because Burton was ill. --------------------------------------- "Who ...
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:13pm

English
Fill in the blank with verb in parentheses Have you ever ___ to prom before?___last year as a sophomore Thanks
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 1:24pm

English
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 12:32pm

english
I need help with some conversation examples! 1) Write an example of a conversation between at least 2 adults who are talking about the possibility of one of them getting a new promotion with their current company. 2) Write an example of a very brief dialogue between at least 2...
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 11:42am

English/Mythology
What is a ritualistic interpretation of the story of Theseus
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 11:41am

English/Mythology
What is ironic about the death of Jason and Theseus from Greek mythology
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 11:38am

English
It for speech i represent at school.english is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous languages?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 5:14am

english
why am i black? please explain that to me.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 7:04pm

English 9
Writing Prompt: You have been assigned the task of introducing Romeo and Juliet to a group of students with no experience of Shakespeare or Shakespearean Theater. With a partner or yourself, outline the points you want to make in your introduction and how you will analyze and ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 6:38pm

english
which language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 6:57am

english
In your opinion what point could making an observation halt or obstruct the writing process
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 8:59pm

English Literature
We have just finished reading Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher" and I need to explain, in a paragraph what "Roderick is all mind in a weak body" means. I think it's somehere along the lines of his spirit being alive but his exterior being dead...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7:53pm

Practical english
Which of the following sentences contains an indefinite pronoun? A. Her car's battery died because she left the lights on. B. The team congratulated one another on a job well done. C. This is Mary's necklace. D. The flowers, which were just planted, need watering.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 4:50pm

MATH HELP ONLY 1 QUESTION!
each letter on the english alphabet is written on a scrap of paper and put in a hat P(j) = 1/26 what type of probability is illustrated and why? 1) Theroretical ; the result is based on then number of possible outcomes 2) Theroretical; the result is found by repeating an ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 2:01pm

English help please
Which of the following personal completes the sentence correctly? One of my brothers just received ____diploma? A. his B. him C. their I think it is A or B. Can't quite decide. Please help.. Thank you
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:34pm

English check answer !
i think its C. Which of the following show the correct use of a colon? A. my tennis lesson begins exactly at 40:0 p.m. B. Dear: Ms.Hershel C.I have a doctor's appointment at 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:00am

English
The fire lasted for four days, from 2 September until 5 September. ------------------ How do you read '2 September' and '5 September'? 1. Second September, fifth September 2. September second, September fifth
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7:41am

English
Thomas Farriner BAKER To King Charles II ------------------ Is this grammatical? What is the role of the preposition 'to'?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7:05am

English
I need to change the word heavy into light only changing one letter at a time
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7:05am

English
Where is the Lord Mayor of London? (Why is 'Lord' added before 'Mayor'here? In the sentence, what is the meaning of 'Lord'?)
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:27am

English
1. A small animal that is covered in fur and has a long thin tail. 2. A small animal that is covered with fur and has a long thin tail. (That is the definition of 'mouse'. Do we have to use 'in' or 'with'?)
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 12:29am

English
1. The fire happens in the year 1666. 2. The fire happens in 1666. (Which one is commonly used? What is the difference between them?)
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 12:11am

English
The astronauts who were selected for this mission had to be in superb physical condition. Is sentence a essential or nonessential?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:39pm

Constituion: Check? Thanks
After 1788, states had no control over a.local government and education. b.the chartering of corporations. c.the development and administration of civil and criminal law. d.issuing legal currency. c? In Congress’s first session after the ratification of the Constitution, ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 6:34pm

English
Dr. Seuss is an authorwhovis famous for his original and clever children's book
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:01pm

English - Check these?
Can someone help me check these? 1. The main purpose of a research paper is ____________. (1 point) to verify information to expand a body of knowledge*** to persuade the reader to commit to a course of action 2. Which of the following is NOT a guideline for choosing a topic ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 2:24pm

English
I'm writing a compare and contrast paper. My question is when I use transitional word showing contrast do I use a comma right after transitional word. Ex. Unlike, Keysha's job, my job is easier.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 12:34pm

english
what is the correct spelling with troublesome consonants,sheriff
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:37am

English
Outlines should always provide information in chronological order. A.) True B.) False******************** Your outline must be followed during drafting; you should never adjust your outline after it is completed. A.) True B.) False********************* Answers: 1.) False 2.) ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:18am

English
What is 3 point difference between working students vs. non working students?
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:29pm

English help
What are some interesting facts about Nikki Giovanni's writing?
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 9:43pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. In order to assess you're level of improvement in the course, you need to take both the pre-test and the post-test. B. In order to assess your level of improvement in the course, you need to take both the pre-test and the post-test. C. In ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:50pm

English
When addresses appear within the text of a document,: A. always abbreviate the street, city, and state. B. it is optional to abbreviate the parts of the address. C. spell out the parts of the address. D. always abbreviate the street and city and spell out the state. A
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:44pm

English
Identify the sentence that is punctuated correctly. A. Here is our check, Mr. Vons, for $7.35. B. Here is our check Mr. Vons, for $7.35. C. Here is our check, Mr. Vons for $7.35. D. Here is our check Mr. Vons for $7.35. D
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:43pm

English - Help!!
1. The sharp rock LACERATED her side as she climbed the side of the cliff. bruised sliced scratched wounded I think it's B? Can someone help?
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 1:24pm

A.P English
Would an example of parallelism in "Beloved" be the mention of the "chokecherry tree" on her back, since it's mentioned a couple of times? Or would parallelism be more like the dog leaving and not coming back to the house twice because of the ghost? (I...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:18am

A.P English
Would the use of the phrase "wore her out" regarding a certain character throughout the first 100 or so pages of the book count as parallelism?
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 7:53pm

A.P English
We're supposed to point out some parallelism in the book "Beloved" by Toni Morrison. When I looked it up, I found things about the people the book is based off of being considered parallelism. Isn't that allusion, though? Parallelism is when a phrase is ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 7:37pm

English
He is not only a great baseball player ,but also a fine pianist. Which is correct (a) preposition ( b) adjective (c) correlative (d) adverb
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 1:37pm

English
Why traditional african marriege is an advantage for men only nt women?
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:05am

english
Can someone help me to write only five or ten sentences about there self, you may include any, all or none of the following details:your daily activities,your family, your hobbies, your future goals,and your favorite dinner please!!!!!??? I need help it dose not have to be ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:01am

English help please
2. You finished writing a research paper on the way modern technology affects communication within families. Now you need to include the citation for an editorial published in the Sacramento Gazette titled “Should We Just Text Our Children?” However, you don’t ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:07am

English Essay
I'm writing an essay for To Kill A Mockingbird and the claim I came up for my essay is "Children are never too young to understand the realities of life." I'm writing the extended paragraph right now where I have to come up with a good example from the story ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:04pm

English 9
Like i get that example but unforunutly i wouldnt be able to use that because if she searched she would say im plagiarizing :'( Soo. Would this work P.S. do u see reply if i stay on same question ?? William Shakespeare was literature's Jewel He shouldn't Be ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 9:50pm

English 9
Ok. well i we have to make a poem for Shakespeare birthday and it has to be 2 lines but i have no ideas and its super confusing !
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 9:23pm

English
Which of the following describes literary analysis? Need help Please. A.writing that is vague and uncertain B.a central message about life C.determining the meaning behind events and characters’ actions D.written directions about how the actors sound and behave
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 9:08pm

English help
1. In a citation within a Works Cited page, which of the following should NOT be in italics? A. the title of a book B. the title of an editorial********* C. the title of an encyclopedia 2. You finished writing a research paper on the way modern technology affects communication...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 5:32pm

english
I need to make a alternative cover and blurb for the book skellig, I have already done the corve I am stuck on the blurb. Help!!
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:23am

english
plzzzz someone help fast i need to complete my aasignment tell me some points on unsafety of children in school buses and vans
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:39am

english
tell me some points on unsafety of children in school buses and vans
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:33am

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