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I am writing about an argument advertising essay and right now I am writing about the the NERF Fire-strike blaster. In the commercial it uses a fast, upbeat music but how do I relate it to "fire" (how is fire similar to upbeat and fast"?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 11:03pm

English Answer Check
How should I revise my answer? 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...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 10:13pm

english
I'm not as strong as my grandmothers. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=139​3803867
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 7:07pm

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what does they mean in the poem lineage
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 7:00pm

business
I think the purpose of this class for you is to prepare you to open your own child care business. The first thing you need to do is decide what Bill needs to buy to start his own business. By the way, please, please get in the habit of using correct capitalization and ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 5:13pm

English
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/verb.htm​
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:49pm

english
how do I find the verb in a sentence
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:46pm

English
No answer! Well, the directions here will help you, too. http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:28pm

English
or mimic or imitate, too bad it is not multiple choice :)
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:49pm

English
For vocabulary workshop, Unit 11 # 19. Her ability to _______ the words and gestures of prominent Americans makes her an excellent comic impressionist. Is the answer: parody ???
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:45pm

English Answer Check
Your second answer makes sense. Your first answer repeats too much of the question and then you don't explain what you mean by "facing your own demons."
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:29pm

English
First of all, study (memorize if you have to!) the definitions here: http://www.answers.com/topic/prosody and http://www.uncg.edu/~htkirbys/meters.htm​ When you are ready for the next step, let me know.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:20pm

English
I m doing an analysis question on a poem called Question by May Swenson. The question says: Describe the prosody of the poem and comment on the effect of the initial substitutions of the meter. I do not even know where to start with this question, if you could help me out please.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:03pm

English
What kind of essay? What are you supposed to do in this essay?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:37pm

english
i need help writing an essay on lord of the rings
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:32pm

English--Please, help me!
Oh, nevermind. I have written my own answer. Nevertheless, thank you for your assistance.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:24pm

English Answer Check
Do my answers to these questions make sense? 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 ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:18pm

English
Which workplace? http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#q=schools+title+ix
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:13pm

English--Please, help me!
A: A poem like "Jabberwocky" can give readers a better understanding of language as it makes such creative use of language structures and strictures?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:05pm

English--Please, help me!
What about question #2?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:51pm

English; grammer
"Grammar" not "grammer"
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:51pm

English--Please, help me!
Twas bryllyg, and ye slythy toves Did gyre and gymble in ye wabe: The "did" indicates that the following words are verbs. "in" is a preposition, requiring a noun as an object. Carroll's nonsense poem, poking fun at literary pretensions, has been studied...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:29pm

English--Please, help me!
1. You can often tell the part of speech of a word even if you do not understand it. Identify the part of speech of three of the made-up words in this poem. Explain how you arrived at each answer. (Three made-up words are wade, gimble, gyre). 2. How can a poem like "...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:20pm

English
somebody pleeeeeeeeeeeeeease help
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 11:29am

English
How do changes in schools because of Title IX have an effect on the workplace
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 11:19am

english
Both are correct, but the first is smoother.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 7:28am

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Twice as long. Or. Two times longer
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 5:38am

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
You're welcome.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 10:14pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Thank you!
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:55pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Correction: 2. Although the mystery cat is said to be "outwardly respectable," the contradiction of him by such phrases as "([t]hey say he cheats at cards.)" makes him appear very humorous in the passage.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:39pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Looks good.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:33pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Correction: 2. Although the mystery cat is said to be "outwardly respectable," such phrases as "([t]hey say he cheats at cards.)" contradicts him in a very humorous manner?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:31pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
2. Although the mystery cat is said to be "outwardly respectable," such phrases as "([t]hey say he cheats at cards.) contradicts him in a very humorous manner?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:30pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Can you help me with the answer for #2?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:17pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Good.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:04pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Oh. Alright. Even so, what do you think about my answers for #1 and #3?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:02pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
3. Although the idea of death is meant to be terrifying and eerie, the description of dying by "a mango smashing/Your skull/or a plantain hitting your/Temple at 70 miles per hour" makes the passage humorous and less frightening?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:01pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
I suggest you ask your teacher.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:59pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Yes, but in an example that is provided in my workbook, a response is written as I have written mine above. Should I merely write words and phrases in incomplete sentences, then?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:48pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Jabberwocky is intended to be pure nonsense.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:43pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
According to your instructions, you only need to list the words and phrases that contribute to the humor. You don't need to explain them.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:42pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Correction: Although this battle is supposed to be terrifying, the description of the killing of the creature as "vorpal blade went snicker-snack!" renders the passage humorous and less frightening?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:39pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
What do you think about my first answer, though?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:33pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
I already helped you with this. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=139​3711843 You need to think and finish this assignment on your own.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:32pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
I am struggling to find words or phrases for the other passages. Read each of the following passages and identify which carefully chosen words and phrases contribute to the humor of each passage. "Jabberwocky" 1. One, two! One, two! And through and through/The vorpal...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:28pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
1. I found words such as "vorpal blade," "snicker-snack," and "galumphing" inventive and unusual, rendering what was described in the passage humorous and less frightening. 2. ? 3. ?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:15pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
2. True. I chuckle over portraying the cat as a criminal who can't be caught. 3. Good. Now, find specific words in the quotes that convey that humor.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 7:07pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
2. What I find amusing about the mystery cat is the fact that this cat will only stay in a certain place or area where it can benefit for itself. 3. What I find humorous about the last one is that being lethally hit with a piece of fruit is considered a shameful way to die.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:51pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
What is funny about the mystery cat? What is funny about the last one? I can't help you unless you give me some idea about your thoughts on these two quotes.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:34pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
I'm sorry, but I honestly do not know! I am truly struggling with these.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:17pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
1. vorpal blade snicker snack galumphing That should get you started. What do you think about the other two?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5:29pm

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Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5:11pm

English Language Arts--Please, help me!
Read each of the following passages and identify which carefully chosen words and phrases contribute to the humor of each passage. "Jabberwocky" 1. One, two! One, two! And through and through/The vorpal blade went snicker-snack!/He left it dead, and with its head/He ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5:10pm

english
in "The Wager" is it true The banker was probably motivated to make the wager by his hatred for the jurist?
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 4:23pm

English
No for the second answer.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:36pm

English
No for the first one. An internal conflict is one in which a person struggles to make a decision about what is right and wrong. It's a conflict with his conscience.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:27pm

English
Me.Sue would it be Ian gets his first credit card and quickly runs up thousands of dollars in debt The other ? The title is He I think that answers earn enough money to provide for their family the child is sick put he is not disabled
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:24pm

English
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:07pm

English
Which of the following is an example of an internal conflict answers are, Joel sees a friend cheat on a test and must decide whether or not to tell, Sophie takes a carpenter course and the male instructors is rude and unhelpful, Kyle rescue an abused horse and struggle to ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:00pm

English
This makes no sense. You also haven't included the name of the story. Please proofread, clarify, and repost.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 11:55am

English
A major conflict in katherine ann porter short story He is the whipples struggle to?answers are, earn enough money to provide for their family, care for a disabled child, look good in the eyes of other, both a and b,thank you
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 11:46am

English
Thesis: The destruction of Thebes is caused by Creon’s disregard of prophecy when he becomes too arrogant; this results in the Antigone’s rebellion which causes in a broader civil war. This is not a thesis statement yet. You are simply telling the overall plot line. ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 9:21am

English
Would it help you if John Ball had a character named Homer? Who was the great Virgil of literature? Doesn't Virgil appears as Dante's guide through hell and purgatory? What does Hell and purgatory have to do with Heat of the Night? OHhhh. The setting was deep ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:27am

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https://www.google.com/search?q=Cloak+an​d+Girdle+in+Nibelungenlied+&ie=utf-8&oe=​utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:officia​l&client=firefox-a&channel=sb
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:15am

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29. Which of the following is not a major conflict in Katherine Ann Porter's short story "He"? (1 point) (0 pts) the difficulty a family has trying to survive financially (0 pts) the struggle of a family to take care of a disabled child (0 pts) the concern of a ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 3:32am

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what is the relevance of Cloak and Girdle in Nibelungenlied ? if you can give me a link of it, i'm very thankful. thank you :)
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 3:25am

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29. Which of the following is not a major conflict in Katherine Ann Porter's short story "He"? (1 point) A)the difficulty a family has trying to survive financially B)the struggle of a family to take care of a disabled child C)the concern of a family for how they...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 3:04am

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Identify the italicized phrase in the following sentence.For some reason,Vince didn't like falling in the mud puddle.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 2:47am

English
We are reading the book In the Heat of the Night by John Ball and I need to complete the chapter 2 comprehension questions. I am stuck on this one: 1. Investigate the figurative nuances of the name Virgil. It is an allusion. Why is it significant? Think in terms of irony and ...
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:38am

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Hi can you check my topic sentences? Antigone and Creon argue as she fights for the gods and he fights for his beliefs, resulting in the division of the city. Despite of the many warnings he receives, Creon’s discounting of prophecy produces destruction due to his ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:50pm

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i got a 100%
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:23pm

English
Nope. Obviously you need to study the website I posted to identify a participial phrase.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:05pm

English
Ms Sue I think it it into water
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:01pm

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http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/particip​lephrase.htm What do you think?
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:35pm

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That's an independent clause.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:34pm

English
Many people use bamboo screens thanks
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:32pm

English
Identify the participle phase Removing the hook she gently put the fish back into the water?answers are removing the hook, she gently put, put the fish back, into water, thanks
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:29pm

English
What is underlined? Next time you can capitalize the parts that are underlined.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:23pm

English
Identify the underline potions many people use bamboo screens that roll up and down answers are noun clause, adverb clause, subordinate clause, independent clause thanks
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:21pm

English- ms sue
All are right!
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:52pm

English- ms sue
Now you've got it! :-)
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:51pm

English- ms sue
Is it in a strong but SUCCINCT statement, Claire swept aside PERIPHERAL issues and went to the heart of the matter. Her argument was anything but HAPHAZARD; rather it was very well thought out and logically presented
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:35pm

English- ms sue
Please check answers! From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Cacophony, carp, heretic, philistines, sullen. A. Although Jenny liked rock music, her parents described it as a great CACOPHONY and insisted she turn it off. Jenny knew that any ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:30pm

English ms sue
These are all right.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:26pm

English- ms sue
I agree with your first three answers. But the last four aren't right. The judge had sympathy for Joe, but turned a CALLOUS ear . . .
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:25pm

English ms sue
Unfathomable is supposed to be capitalized sorry !!
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:22pm

English ms sue
Please check answers! From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Tactless, unfathomable, tacit A. While there was a TACIT agreement in the group that Fran's comment to the professor was TACTLESS and perhaps even cruel, the group could ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:21pm

English- ms sue
Please check answers! From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Gullible, callous, perfidy, gruff, haphazard, peripheral, succinct. A. While some people thought joe had been GULLIBLE to fall for that old trick, others labeled jacks treatment of ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:15pm

English- ms sue
I agree with your answers.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 6:00pm

English- ms sue
YOu have to understand there are no right answers to these, just the more common answers. I agree with your answers.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 6:00pm

English- ms sue
Can you check my analogies? 1. Observatory: telescope:: A. Lavatory: hands B. book: idea C. Theory: scientist D. Letter: alphabet Is it b? 2. Twilight: dusk:: A. Dinner:lunch B. marriage: children C. Texture:touch D. Dew: morning Is it c? 3. Scene:act:: A. Play:cry B. today: ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 5:47pm

English
All are right.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:42pm

English
None of your answer choices is correct.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:36pm

English
We haven't(any,no) more packages to wrap. I think any Wasn't there(anyone,no one) at home? I think anyone My dag has never harmed (anybody,nobody.) I think anybody They seldom have (anyone,no one) abasent from their meeting. I think anybody There weren't(any,no) ...
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:35pm

English
Were the killer whales driving a sedan or a semi?
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:32pm

English
The child built sand castle
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:24pm

English
All are right, yes.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:24pm

English
I couldn't hear (anything,nothing) because of the airplane's noise. I think anything The salesperson didn't have (any,no) samples on display. I think any I haven't (any,no) money with me. I think any Hasn't he cooked (any,none) of the pasta? I think any
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:09pm

English
All are correct.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:03pm

English
I haven't done(anything,nothing) to offend Greg. I think anything We don't have (any,no)match for the opposing team. I think any Our team wasn't (any,no)match for the opposing team. I think any
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:02pm

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