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English
They sustained life threatening injuries in the forest fire, their names, ironically, are included on the list of suspected arsonist. How would you correct the sentence structure error? a. separate the two clauses with a colon b. join the two independent clauses with a ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Jerry

English please help thanks
1.Identify the complete sentence. A.Chocolate milk, chocolate fudge, ice cream, and candy. b.The average American nearly twelve pounds of chocolate each year. C.The scientific name for chocolate is Theobrina cacao. D.Loosely translated to "the food of the gods." 2....
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by countryboy15

english
Which of the following sentences correctly follows the rules of capitalization? a. The President of the company made a speech today b. I would love to spend my summers in the North c. He met with senator John Brown from Kansas d. My Grandfather told me stories about world war ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Mathew

english
The neighbors and ______ shared the cost of the storage rental. Which of the following options best completes the sentence above? a. me b. we c. her d. them we sounds good my reasoning: me shared the cost of the storage rental. does not make sense We shared the cost of the ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by amy

english
1. I will have to purchase a new computer 2. I was informed that computers become outdated after a few years 3. I could not purchase replacement parts for my computer 4. My computer was not working correctly Using the sentence above, which of the following sentence orders best...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Anonymous

english
Is the following sentence correctly punctuated? If not, what is the proper way to correct the sentence? Peter’s and Linda house is ugly. *** I would say NO. I think it should written as Peter and Linda’s house is ugly. ***
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Anonymous

english
The doctor who was late for an appointment dropped the x-rays into the puddle hurrying to the hospital. Which of the following is misplaced in the sentence above? a. Into the puddle b. Hurrying to the hospital c. Who was late d. For an appointment Hurrying to the hospital is ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by 1

english
story on talented boy
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by abc

english
Which of the following sentences is correctly punctuated? a.Education is our best tool for fighting ignorance: we should all educate ourselves. b.Education is our best tool for fighting ignorance; we should all educate ourselves. c.Education is our best tool for fighting ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Anonymous

english
Question #1 Is the following sentence written correctly? Yes or no? 1. “Hey,” he asked, “who are they?” 2. “No,” she said “that is not painful.” 3. “His mother, he said, “is taking night classes”. 4. “Mother,” he...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Anonymous

english
Which of the following sentences demonstrates proper pronoun-antecedent agreement? a. Canada is proud of their hockey team. b. Both of the boys performed well in his school play. c. Neither the girl nor her friends are going to her party. d. The jar of pickles sits on their ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by JR.

english
Which of the following options best demonstrates sentence fluency? a. The city looked beautiful in that it was lit by the sun while I was walking down the street. b. Walking down the street in the sunshine, the city looked beautiful. c. The city looked beautiful as I was ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by S

english
My favorite hobby in high school was showing horses in community horse shows. Which of the following is the simple subject? a. High school b. Horses c. Shows d. Hobby i think the answer is d.) hobby 2. Which of the following sentences is written correctly? a. I found the shoe ...
Thursday, September 24, 2015 by john

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 4:21pm. 1. Peter is the boy whom I met in U.K. 2. Peter is the boy whom I met in the U.K. ==================== Which one is right? Is # 1 OK without 'the'? English - Reed, Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 4:31pm "...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by rfvv

Quick English check
Please check these sentences and correct me if I'm wrong, thank you! 1. A 'MYRIAD' of people are interested in auditioning for the reality tv show, but only a handful will be afforded the opprutunity. 2. The villain wants the world to tremble at the 'MERE' ...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Hailey

English
Which of the following was valued during the Romantic period? logic individualism balance restraint
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Carl

History
why did the English settle in Virginia in the 17th century ?
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Anonymous

English
How can I introduce 2 of these quotes with a SUBJECT VERB construction & a COMMA??? QUOTE 1) CITATION> (Thoreau 8). All men recognize the right of revolution; that is, the right to refuse allegiance to, and to resist, the government, when its tyranny or its inefficiency are...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Beth

English
1. The market is always crowded there. ============================== Is this sentence correct? Why is 'there' used here?
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Peter is the boy whom I met in U.K. 2. Peter is the boy whom I met in the U.K. ==================== Which one is right? Is # 1 OK without 'the'?
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by rfvv

english help please!!
Has anyone read the War of the worlds? I need to make a topic sentence for either 1. Based on this chapter, what might be the author’s message or theme? or 2. How is H. G. Wells’ fictional world in War of the Worlds similar to the real world? Help me please :(
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Oscar

English language
what are proper nouns and common nouns and give examples of each. how do I make a noun mobile school project.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Amoy

English
Will someone help me write setences for each of the purposes listed below? Also, please tell me if the sentences that I have written so far are alright. The topic must be video games. To inform: If you think video games damage the human brain, think again--they have been ...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Victoria

english
1. What does Al Gore, author of An Inconvenient Truth, demonstrate about the level of at atmospheric carbon dioxide levels? A. Each year, the CO2 level rises and then falls. Over the past 50 years, it has steadily increased. B. Each year, the CO2 level increases at a faster ...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Halie

socials
How has Britain’s political system impacted Canada’s political system (e.g., how, to a great extent, it’s modelled on it in the type of government we have, legal system, etc.)? Make sure to also include the influence of the English Bill of Rights and John Locke
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by mmmmm

English
Do the words 'playingly' and ,'unplayingly' have a meaning?If so kindly help me with their meanings and some sentences.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Seema

English
1. How do you know about the painting? - I think it's beautiful. ---------------- Is this answer correct? If not, what would be the answer to the question?
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by rfvv

English
What is an aspect of the tense?
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by P.Dhanvin

algebra
An “A” is considered 4.0, a “B” is 3.0, a “C” is 2.0, a “D” is 1.0, and an “F” is 0. In your first semester you received the following grades. Calculate your grade point average English = credits 3.0 Grade = C Biology = credits...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by Kristen

English
Which of the following vocabulary words ends in a suffix that indicates it is an adjective? imminent*** doggedness infallibility
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by Kaai97

English
According to An Inconvenient Truth, what is the role of infrared radiation in global warming?
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by Tony

English
I'm looking for that word which describes that if everyone has something. then i should have it too I need it for an English assignment
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. ____ true, she insisted. (Its, It's) 2. "____ correct," I observed. (You're Your) 3. "_______ the teams on which he played. (Their, They're) 1.It's 2.You're 3.They're
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Hayden

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 8:31am. 1. It was great fun last weekend for you to visit our nursing home. 2. Your visiting our nursing home was great fun last weekend. 3. The visit was great fun last weekend. 4. Visiting our nursing home was great fun last ...
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I want to listen to music on my smart phone. 2. I want to listen to music with smart phone. 3. The baby is playing with a smartphone. 4. The baby is playing on a smartphone. ==================================== Can we use all the expressions? What is the difference between...
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
a voice by pat mora By breaking the line after you liked what idea does the poet emphasize
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Roshmi

english
the poem a voice by pat more What can you infer about the speaker's relationship with the person she describe
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Roshmi

english
circle the simple subject
Monday, September 21, 2015 by zoey

English
1. What does Al Gore, author of An Inconvenient Truth, demonstrate about the level of at atmospheric carbon dioxide levels? A. Each year, the CO2 level rises and then falls. Over the past 50 years, it has steadily increased. B. Each year, the CO2 level increases at a faster ...
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Skylar

English
The term subgenre describes a 1. Broad category of texts 2. Genre within a genre 3. Text that cannot be put into a genre 4. Text that encompasses a mixture of genres
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Anonymous

English
Check my answers please?? Match the litter of the author with his or her description. Not all letters will be used. A. William Bradford B. Captain John Smith C. Anne Bradstreet D. Okaudah Equiano E. Thomas Paine F. Thomas Jeffereson 1. I wrote an account of my voyage across ...
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Faith

english 9
Why does Neiterkob’s daughter most likely tell the myth “The Beginnings of the Maasai”?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Anonymous

english 9
Which excerpt from "The Beginnings of the Maasai” is the best example of a feature found in myths?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Anonymous

english
he has a pen
Monday, September 21, 2015 by pavan koshti

English
' I am giving this information to the best of my knowledge '. Is this sentence grammatically correct ?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Rupa

english
write one sentence using the words ambush and bulletin
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. They built us a new house. 2. They built a new house for us. 3. She cooked us noodles. 4. She cooked noodles for us. 5. He bought me a fountain pen. 6. She bought a fountain pen for me. ============= Is each pair grammatical and the same in meaning?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
What do you want to do this weekend? 1. I want to chat with foreigners in chat rooms. I also want to take a bath. 2. I want to visit my uncle's in New York. I also want to play with my uncle's sons. 3. I want to exchange message on Kakao Talk. I also want to talk with ...
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He likes to chat while playing games. 2. He likes to chat while he plays games. 3. He likes to chat while he is playing games. ============= Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. What puzzled me is why he left the country. 2. What puzzled me is the way why he left the country. 3. What puzzled me is the way he left the country. ================= Are they all the same? What is the part of speech of 'why' in #1?
Monday, September 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He will be back in a while. 2. He will be back soon. 3. He will be back after a long time. ================= What is the definition of 'in a while'? Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 1:27am. 1. I'll be there(=in prison) for seven years for making fake money. 2. I'll be there (=in prison) for seven years for having made fake money. (Which expression is grammatical?) English - Steve, Tuesday, August 26, ...
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Thank you so much for not telling her the truth. 2. Thank you so much for not having told her the truth. ============ Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? Which one is commonly used?
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by rfvv

english
compare and contrast the words maneuver and manipulate
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by jeff

English
Word bank Coerco Intervene I. 1) I looked forward to this arrival with __. (n) 2.) Take raincoats if you __ bad weather. (v) 3.) They used ___ to get answers. (n) II. 1.) Hire some more people to ___ the work. (v) 2.) Can be done ___ if we had more workers. (adv)
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by Alice

english
who are the characters of the story?
Sunday, September 20, 2015 by white knight

English (Please, Check My Answers)
Insert quotation marks, capitals, and other required punctuation. 1. Do you think Miss Muren asked that you can be ready by noon A: "Do you think Miss Muren asked that you can be ready by noon?" 2. Get out there and fight for the ball yelled the coach 3. "Get ...
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by Victoria

english
how do you write poem?
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by neima

English
Third Person Limited Narrative ideas?
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by Anonymous

English
Hi! I'm trying to find a lit device for this quote. This quote is from "The Story of An Hour" by Kate Chopin. I'm struggling to find a lit device. So far I've come up with "contrasting diction" but I'm trying to find an even stronger one. ...
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by Richard

English
Jay Z has multiple sides to him; he teaches us how to be a successful person, and show us what's important in life v.s. what's not. Is this a good thesis sentence, and also can you give me example of the first part of the sentence and the last part ofd the sentence
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by Mrs. Keon Meadows

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 4:45am. 1. It's been a long time. 2. It's been a while. 3. I haven't seen you for a while. 4. Long time no see. --------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Does 'a while' mean ' a long time' or '...
Saturday, September 19, 2015 by rfvv

English
What rhyme scheme is used in the excerpt from Ballard of Birmingham by Dudley Randall
Friday, September 18, 2015 by Toney

English
What is the theme of Ballard of Birmingham byDudley Randall
Friday, September 18, 2015 by Toney

English
I put a!@#$%^&croach killer under the table. Watch out for the baby not to touch it, Some!@#$%^&roach medicine is in the cabinet beneath bottles. The!@#$%^&croach killers are in a small plastic containers. =========================== Are the sentences grammatical? Which ...
Friday, September 18, 2015 by rfvv

english
Most of the time, the ____ struggles against the main character in a story. A) protagonist B) antagonist C) flat character D) round character
Friday, September 18, 2015 by chris

English
I was just reading the "Modest Proposal" by Jonathan Swift when I read something that seem ironic. The narrator said that women were "breeders" or "dams" but then the last sentence of the last paragraph states that he has a wife past childbearing ...
Friday, September 18, 2015 by Amy

English
In go Carolina by David sedaris what conflicts does the narrator face in his personal narrative?
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Daniela

English
How do I do a synthesis? What steps should I take? I'm lost and confused? What details must I get?
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Bella

english
What is the simple subject and simple predicate in the sentence We went to lunch with Amar and his friend today.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Rosa

english (jurassic park)
How does the protagonist in Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton (Dr. Alan Grant) change throughout the novel?
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by vinny

english
what is the root word for release? what is the prefix and how does the prefix change the meaning? It is driving me nuts.. the word is not re-lease(as re-rent) i think he root IS release.. 4th grade spelling homework. i think it is a mistake or wrong question, but if in case ...
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by edina

English
Which of the following is a sentence fragment? A. The first tiny purple crocuses bloomed in February. B. High up in the willow trees in the springtime. C. Covered in snow, the branches reflected the sunlight. Is the answer B? Thank you
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Skylar

english
to celebrate the canned pork product called spam for many years we attended the texas spamarama festival to participate in the spamblaya cook off the spam slab toss the spam relay race and were dancing to such favorite as twist and snout
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Anonymous

English, help please
In the story my brother's keeper by jay bennett what is the rite of passage?
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by XenaGonzalez

English
I need help making a synthesis analysis of Jonathan Swifts "A Modest Proposal". I don't know what to say or write about. I'm really bad at making synthesis. Please help me
Thursday, September 17, 2015 by Annie

English
1. I screamed so loudly that the mouse scurried away quickly. 2. My kite blew away and launched upside down in those trees. List the adverbs in each sentence 1. loudly, away, quickly 2. away, upside down, those
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Hayden

english
in line 16of "The Nymph's reply to the shepherd" in what ways does the speaker's word choice reveal a striking balance of opposite to illustrate the theme of the harmful effects of time?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by sierra

English
Which sentence has no direct object? A. Read me those directions again, please. B. Can you return this book by tomorrow? C. I just told Janice to call me tonight. D. Hank spoke to the audience for an hour. I think D..
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
What is the prepositional phrase in this sentence, and what does it modify? The purpose of the last song was to show off all the musicians’ talents. A. of the last song; an adjective phrase that modifies the noun purpose B. to show off all the musicians’ talents; an ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
Coyote hid himself and watched the Beings from a distance. He noticed that for a short time when they changed guardians of the fire, it remained unguarded. When the moment was right, Coyote snatched up a flaming piece of fire and raced away, the furious Beings just behind him...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence? In August, we went to Ontario and to upstate New York to see Niagara Falls. A. to Ontario B. to upstate New York C. to see D. to see Niagara Falls I think its C
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
"Tolerance is the word used most often when this kind of coexistence succeeds, but tolerance is a vanilla-pudding word, standing for little more than the allowance of letting others live unremarked and unmolested. Pride seems excessive, given the American willingness to ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Elizabeth

English
What is the most likely reason that Shakespeare would include a scene in a tragedy that focuses on a minor character who uses a commoner’s dialect and falls over everything? A. to show that he is democratic B. to promote a social cause C. to poke fun at an unpopular ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
Which of the following sentences contains an infinitive phrase? A. Racing through the park, she paused only to drink. B. Reading by flashlight does not cause bad vision. C. Mom’s idea was to pack the night before our early flight. D. Remembering every opinion in the text ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Alexa

English
1. I woke very early this morning and now I'm rather tired. 2. Jacob stood there patiently for about ten minutes. 3. Sometimes a flock of wild geese fly noisly overhead. List the adverbs in the sentences. 1. very, rather 2. patiently 3. sometimes, noisly
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Hayden

ml 42 , lo 52, geography 33, sepedi 52,english 42,tourism 37.
what careere i can do acoding tn my percentages
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by minah

English
Hello. I will be very grateful for your help. 1)Does the following sentence sound natural English: "someone fired a mortar at a building just 100 meters away from my house"? 2)Which preposition is correct in the phrase: "the bank account is opened at/ with OTP ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by Nalmi

english
In less than 50 words, write a summary in which you describe the caste system of India. Base your summary on what you read about life in the district where the Dalit caste lives. (Use your own words and do not copy sentences from the article). (10 marks)
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by sfiso

English
Describe two improvements that the people of Ikror have enjoyed from the state assembly and mention two aspects that still need improvement. (10 marks)
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by sfiso

English
What are the two main reasons for “a wave of discontent directed at those who have represented [the people] over the decades” as discussed in the article?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by sfiso

english
In "The Maori: Genealogies and Origins in New Zealand,” which evidence best helps the reader infer that the Maori people live in a difficult climate?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by ana

English
For questions 7-10, identify the type of noun underlined in each sentence. 7. The AZTECS made sacrifices to their gods. (2 points) Select all that apply. Common. Proper. Compound. Collective. 8. A SWARM of insects surround the raft as we drifted down the river. (2 points) ...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by April

ENGLISH HOME LANGUAGE
WHAT HAPPENS IN SCENE1 ACT1 IN THE NOVEL THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by BONGIWE GAMEDE

english enn103
describe two improvements that the people of ikror have enjoyed from the state assembly and mention two aspects that still need improvement from the article of india elections:domination of nehru-gandhi dynasty under threat
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by malefu

English
1. It's not actually raining now. 2. It's not raining now actually. 3. Actually it's not raining now. ================= Which one is grammatical? Where should we put 'actually' in the sentence?
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 by rfvv

English
Sally wants a new bicycle,but her mother and father will not buy her one.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by Anonymous

English
What are some imaginary elements to fantasy comics?
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by Victoria

college algebra
In the state of Indiana, 192,031 people claim not to speak English very well. If this is 3.2% of the population of Indiana residents aged 5 years and older, estimate the population of Indiana residents aged 5 years and older. (round to the nearest person)
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by tim

English
Will someone assist me in answering the first question below? Once I figure out an answer for the first question, I should be able to answer the other two. "Hobbits are an unobtrusive but very ancient people, more numerous formerly than they are today; for they love peace...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by Victoria

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