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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

English help
I'm writing an essay about something that is worth dying for. For me, something that is worth dying for is my religion. How would I write it about religion? Need help!!
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 6:20pm

English
I'm dong project on Dyncorp/CSE( Have to Give a brief description of the corporation- The human right violations it supports that makes this a social justice issue. Who profits and who pays etc)-Any action that can be taken to help prevent these human right abuses and/or ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 6:42pm

History
2) which statement best describes a social contract A.an implied agreement between citizens and government in which citizens release some liberty to government for the good of society B.a contract between local residents and providers of basic services like water and energy C....
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00am

ENGLISH
I need help in writing my paper. Past tense form is a big no-no.I uses them all the time. I have a hard time using words to replace past tense words. Please help
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:38pm

English check answers !
1.B 2.C 3.C 4.A Read the following draft for a research paper on italian food. When you think of italian food,does your mouth always water for pizza or pasta? Actually,italian food includes a tremendous variety of dishers.These tasty morsels come from many different regions....
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 4:28pm

English 1
I have to write a counterclaim... is this correct? Though gay marriage should be a natural right, many people think it's morally wrong because of their religion.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:23pm

Math
Jance spend from 7pm to 9pm doing her homework. She spend 3 times as mach time on her english project as she did on math. the science homework took twice as long as her math homework. How meny minutes did she spend on her science homework?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 12:52pm

Social Studies
Can somebody please check my answers? Thank you :) 1. Which is a key factor that affects the climate of mountainous Latin America? a. snow b. El Niño c. elevation ** d. sea breezes 2. Which statement best describes the economies of Central America? a. Central America&#...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 12:33pm

English
the Great Fire of London by Janet Hardy Gould ---------------------------- Is this book a novel?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:41am

English
Traditional African is an advantage for Men only,not women
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 2:31am

English
Who was the audience for the Dalai Lama speech? How did speaking in front of this group affect the Dalai Lama's message?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:29am

English 30
How does the short story "Happy Event" by Nadine Gordimer relate to the impact of an individual's ambition on self and others?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 10:45pm

english
theater in london that stands near where globe theatre once stood
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:19pm

english
places in his life conflicts in his life men in his life can it be his father? people he worked with etc mistakes he made victories he celebrated having kids publishing his poetry/plays elizabethan cultures and traditions that influenced his life and carreer controversies in ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:51pm

English Help Please!!! Check!!
Concision Rewrite the sentences using concision techniques (replacing phrases with words, combining sentences, etc.) discussed in class to simply these wordy sentences. a)Your explanation concerning your comatose state during the required reporting period was not accepted by ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:24pm

English
Traditional African marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:50am

English
If it snows tomorrow, what will you do? 1. If it snows tomorrow, I will go out with my dog. 2. If it snows tomorrow, I will make a snow man at the back yard. 3. If it snows tomorrow, I will meet my girl friend. 4. If it snows tomorrow, I will do snow fights with my friends. 5....
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:19am

English
He has been on the go. ---------------------- Instead of 'on the go', what other expressions can we use to have the same meaning?
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:22am

English help
From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Chronic, clairvoyance, inadvertent, pretentious, celestial, vanguard. A. John had a CHRONIC back pain that left him bedridden. He refused, however, to visit the doctor because of the PRETENTIOUS way the ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 9:19pm

English help
From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Vicariously, vicissitudes, tawdry, ponderous, sycophant, implausible. A. One might say that Tennessee Williams lived VICARIOUSLY through the character of brick in his play cat on a hot tin roof. Big daddy...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 9:04pm

English help
From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Prodigious, Impartial, Profusion A. While the big money contributors had remained IMPARTIAL at the beginning of the campaign, when it narrowed down to the two chief contenders, a PRODIGIOUS amount of ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 5:43pm

English help
A music conductor is one who ________. To lead one in is to ________, and abduct is to ________. Chrono means "time" so to "synchronize" means to __________. Since phon means sound, symphony must be _______. If thesis means "idea", then synthesis ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 5:37pm

English
1. violet: flower:: A. psychosis: illness B. pink: red C. shadow: sun D. chair table Is it A? 2. gems: jeweler:: A. gold: miser B. airplane: pilot C. driver: car D. clay: potter Is it B? 3. day: night:: A. few: many B. red: color C. fin: fish D. life: death Is it D?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 5:29pm

English
Neither I nor she will able to climb the tree. Neither I or she will able to climb the tree. Which sentence is right and why?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 12:38pm

English 10
All of the following are writing strategies associated with editing except • checking your spelling. • cleaning up formatting. • developing a subtopic. • fixing punctuation errors.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:49am

English
How do I make this more positive? Dear renter: Effective march 1, the rent for your parking space will go up $10 a month. However, our parking lot is still not the most expensive in town. Many of you have asked us to provide better snow and ice removal and to post signs saying...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 8:42am

English
He is a good cook. (What does this sentence above mean? Which ones are similar to this sentence among the following?) 1. He can cook very well. 2. He cooks well. 3. He really cooks well. 4. He does cook well. 5. He cooks very well. 6. He does cook very well. 7. He is a ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:02am

english
Do you know when to ride a bike? Do you know when you should ride a bike? - 1. Yes, I do. I have to ride a bike between 5 and 7 p.m. - 2. Yes, I do. I should ride a bike during the daytime. - 3. Yes, I do. I must ride a bike on weekends. (Are both the questions and answers ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 6:38am

english
In the giver why was Gabriel in danger of being released?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:10am

english
In the book Giver -- the committee of elders consulted the giver for what?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:05am

english
EXPLAIN WHAT YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP ? THEN WRITE A LOVE SONG ABOUT SOMEONE YOU HAVE A CRUSH ON PLEASE HELP ME I DO NOT UNDERSTAND THIS I DO NOT KNOW WHAT DO TO NOW
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:16pm

english
What are the characteristics of an effective television newscaster? Explain.
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:05pm

english
i have an assignment and i have already finished it. which is on writing a film review and there are 5 paragraphs to it so i already wrote the 4 paras but in the last paragraph it says you have to write two sub points and 2 descriptive evidences on how this connects to the ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:41pm

English
Indicate where each aspect of an index card should be placed when researching. Match the letter that corresponds to one of the items below to the correct location (1, 2, 3, 4, or 5) on an index card A.) Page number B.) Title of card (aspect of subject) C.) Paraphrase D.) ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:18pm

English
What kind of dash/hyphen am I supposed to use in a title like this? Hammurabi - a Person of One of the World's Oldest Civilizations
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:30pm

English Help Please!!! Check!!
Memo Edit Today, Rite Properties needs to send a memo to the residents of The Plaza, an apartment complex they own. Review the memo thoroughly, then edit it for writing style (cohesion, concision, clarity, diction, and variety) AND professional tone and voice. (Think about the...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:33pm

English
What would be 3 good guide questions for The Bermuda Triangle? 1. Where do people disappear in the triangle? 2. 3.
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:12pm

English
Tom's school will have a parade for its anniversary celebration. ----------------- Is this sentence grammatical? Thank you.
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:29am

English
Why traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not, women
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 1:34am

English Help Please!!! Check!!
Concision Rewrite the sentences using concision techniques (replacing phrases with words, combining sentences, etc.) discussed in class to simply these wordy sentences. 1. Critics cannot avoid employing complex and abstract technical terms if they are to successfully analyze ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 11:27pm

English
1. I have seen her once. 2. I have once seen her. 3. I once have seen her. Which one is correct?
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 11:12pm

English, Reading
i need help on a few questions from the book October sky/rocket boys so here they are: -name of the rockets (through chapters 1-8) and why did they name them that ? -what does sonny name his new launching site -who is valentine -why is the football team so upset -how does ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 8:21pm

Statistics
Recently, a university surveyed recent graduates of the English Department for their starting salaries. Four hundred graduates returned the survey. The average salary was $25,577. The population standard deviation is $2,566. What is the 95% confidence interval for the mean ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:41pm

English Help Please!!!
Cohesion and Coherency/Sentence Variety This short paragraph has two distinct problems. First, to improve cohesion, rewrite these sentences so that old information is at the beginning of each sentence. Second, combine sentences and/or provide transitions to improve the ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 12:51am

English
The Great Gatsby Why did daisy and Tom spend a year in France Answer Are They wanted their little girl to learn French There was no reason Tom's family bought a house in Paris Thanks
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 10:25pm

English Composition
What are some reasons that could persuade your parents to go to places alone with just your friends.
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 4:27pm

English
1.) Anyone can publish information on the Internet without fact-checking it. A.) True************************ B.) False 2.) Public records are most likely to contain valid information than secondhand reports. A.) True******************************** B.) False 3.) The ...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 3:41pm

english
A comparison of the poems "quickdraw" and "the farmers bride"! Discuss the techniques used, analyse the language/structure/form explore layers of meaning and comment on the effect of the reader. E.G compare how the poets use verbs or metaphore or imagery or...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 1:54pm

english
Compare the use of verbs in the poems "quickdraw" and "the farmers bride"
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 1:37pm

English
1. If you think you can, you can. 2. If you think you can't, you can't. --------------------- What is the difference between 'can' and 'can't' in the sentence in pronunciation?
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 1:13am

English
1. I can do it. 2. I can't do it. ----------------- What is the difference in pronunciation between 'can' and 'can't' in each sentence?
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 12:43am

English
1. I don't read the novel yet. 2. I cannot start to do the work yet. 3. I will not open the bottle yet. 4. I don't want to go there yet. ------------- Are they all grammatical?
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
Choose the correct usage to complete the sentence: Are you ______________ to be in here? Suppose or supposed
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:25pm

English
1. Plant the potato pieces deep in the ground. 2. Plant the pieces of potato deep in the ground. 3. Plant the pieces of potatoes deep in the ground. (Which one is grammatical?)
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:57am

English
1. Take exercise on a regular basis, and you will be a happy person. 2. Earn a lot of money, and you will be a happy person. 3. Drive in the country, and you will be a happy person. 4. Play the violin, and you will be a happy person. 5. Play soccer with your friends, and you ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:54am

English
1. The doctor said I can't play soccer for a month. 2. The doctor said I couldn't play soccer for a month. (Are both grammatical? What is the difference between the two sentence? Thank you.)
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:02pm

English Composition
What would be 5 reasons parents won't let a kid go out alone with friends?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 8:29pm

comprehending/english
The question is What sources cited or quoted, and if so, to what effect? This is the paragraph: A few months back, while I was giving a workshop on LGBTQIA identities and safety, someone brought up the George Zimmerman trial. In the midst of our discussion, a white participant...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:29am

Psychology/English
Jane Eyre was orphaned as a child. What do you think is the psychological effect?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 12:10am

English Please Help!!
I am trying add the tone to this passage to my essay. The "tone" is admiring her mother. I am drawing a blank and don't know what or where to add the tone. Passage: Lastly, Schultz shares that for a long time she was unable to look at the shells and that she ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:11pm

Math Mrs.sue
according to one count , the letter e makes up 1/8 of a typical document written in English a document contains 2800 letters . about how many letters in the document are not e ?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 9:39pm

english/vocabulary
write each vocabulary words in a syllable and indicate stress marks ? here are the words 1.auxiliary 2. candid 3. cubicle 4. drudgery 5.envoy 6.escalate 7.expedient 8.feign 9.flair 10.grievous 11.heterogeneous 12.horde 13.impel 14.incredulous 15. inscribe 16.monologue 17....
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:23pm

English
My Essay: A Mother’s Sense of Wonder To lose a loved one is very hard to bear, but to lose a parent can be very heart-wrenching for a child at any age. Connie Schultz wrote “My Mom’s Wonderful, ‘Pinch Me’ Life,” which was published in 2012, in the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:43pm

english/vocabulary
write each vocabulary words in a syllable and indicate stress marks ? here are the words 1.assurance 2. asylum 3. console 4. dilate 5.dross 6.dwindle 7.flippant 8. immunity 9.institute 10. liability 11.preposterous 12.pugnacious 13. rabid 14.realm 15. rejuvenate 16. remunerate...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:22pm

Educational Technology
1. Which of the following choices is a strategy that could help with time management? A. Spending most of the day on leisure activities. B. Doing homework in every spare moment. C. Cutting back on sleep. D. Creating a list of tasks to be completed daily.* 2. What is a planner...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 4:36pm

English
Which description would not apply to a typical metropolis ? A. Bustling B. Crowded C. Large d. Rustic I think it's is A
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 2:16pm

English
A word closely associated with altercation is ? A. revision B. Adherent C. Sensible D. Argument I think it is letter B is that right ? Please answer me
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 2:10pm

English
Hello. Please help me to formulate the assignment correctly: "Speak on the question from the theoretical course in Indo-European Lexicology: The native word-stock of Indo-European languages", The course is Indo-European Lexicology, the native word-stock... is one of ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
An invincible team is one that has never know ? A. The joy of victory B. The agony of defeat C. The fear of flying D. Injury or illness I am thinking it could be letter D
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1:35pm

English
1. Can I have something to drink? 2. Can I drink something to drink? 3. Can I get something to drink? 4. Can I take something to drink? ------------------ What is the meaning of 'have' in #1? 'Have' has a lot of meaning. Does 'have' mean 'drink'...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 8:31am

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