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English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. Exhausted and tired, I went home and immediately collapsed on the couch. A. Noun B. Verb C. Adjective D. Adverb immediately is the underlined word D
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:46pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. The children steadily eased themselves into the cold water of the neighborhood pool. A. Common noun B. Proper noun C. Pronoun D. Adjective I think it is B
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:29pm

English
1. How is paraphrasing different from summarizing? A.) Paraphrasing uses quotation marks B.) Paraphrasing only contains the most important details C.) Paraphrasing expresses the same concept with different wording I think it is B or C..? 2. You are writing a paper about ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:05pm

English
1. I saw him swim in the river. 2. I saw him swimming in the river. --------------------------------- What is the difference between the two sentences? Does #1 mean that I saw all the process of his swimming from beginning to end? Does #2 mean that I saw the person who was ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:43pm

English
Tell what person, what type, and how you know. Mr. Morton knew the students were running out of time, but he felt that he needed to give an example of the activity, so he did. One of his students raised his hand. "Yes?" Mr. Morton asked. "I know I'm going to...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:20am

English
1. He is the man whom I want to talk to. 2. He is the man who I want to talk to. (Are both OK? 3. He is the man to whom I want to talk. 4. He is the man to who I want to talk. (#4 is incorrect, right? What about #3?)
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 3:01am

English
1. He went out without taking a shower. 2. He went out without a shower. (Are both the same in meaning?)
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 11:29pm

English
1. He is too full. 2. He is overeating. 3. He is overeaten. (Are the three the same in meaning?)
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 11:25pm

English
Revising often involves A. making an outline B. Makes substainial changes in content C. making grammar corrections D. making changes without a computer I think it is B
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:29pm

English
The common language used in acedemic and workplace settings is called: A.Slang B. Colloquial C.standard English d.jargon I would say jargon
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:26pm

English
Divide the word inseparable into syllables A. Ins-ep-ar-a-ble B.In-sep-ara-ble C.In-sep-ar-a-ble D. In-se-par-able I think it is C
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:20pm

English
"Mental distance" from a rough draft can be achieved by: A. waiting 24 hours before revising B. revising in a different place from where you have finished your revisions C. not sharing your draft until you have finished the revisions D. Using a computer spell-check ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:16pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of speech in the underlines portion of the next sentence. Sleeping is my favorite hobby. A. Helping Verb B. Gerund C. Being Verb D. Infinitive I think it is B..
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:11pm

To Anonymous - English Help
I'm sorry but I accidentally removed your post. Homework Help: English help Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:51pm. To look with admiration at someone or something is to ______ but to look at something very closely is to _____. If we seek to verify ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:55pm

Quick English help
Put the following words in the correct place in these sentences. Revoke, Provoke, Invoke A. If we put something off until later, we _____ it. And something done for posterity is done for ____. If a Congressional Medal of Honor is awarded posthumously, it indicates that the ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:48pm

essay help/english
Social work in Adaption: Ethical Dilemmas and demographics (Wages,hours and job outlook etc.) thank you!
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 6:37pm

English (essay help)
I have to write a essay about the confederation of Canada in 1867 and why it was a good choice. I have all of my body paragraphs done but I'm having trouble thinking of a proper introduction. My first sentence for my intro is: confederation was the best choice for the ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 1:40pm

English
Put the following words in the correct place in these sentences. Revoke, Provoke, Invoke A. If we put something off until later, we _____ it. And something done for posterity is done for ____. If a Congressional Medal of Honor is awarded posthumously, it indicates that the ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 9:00pm

English
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of this thanks! From the words below supply the words that complete the sentences. Hypocritical, Homogenous, Piety, Pompous, Surmise, Susceptible, Validate, Catalyst. A. I said that he was POMPOUS because he pretends to be filled with ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:52pm

English
To look with admiration at someone or something is to ______ but to look at something very closely is to _____. If we seek to verify something, we are seeking to find out if what we heard _____. If you doubt someone's veracity, you doubt that he or she is ________
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:42pm

English
if people object vociferously they are objecting in a very ________
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 6:58pm

English help
Put the following words in the correct place in these sentences. Revoke, Provoke, Invoke A. If we put something off until later, we REVOKE it. And something done for posterity is done for PROVOKE. If a Congressional Medal of Honor is awarded posthumously, it indicates that the...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 3:02pm

ENGLISH
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of this thanks! From the words below supply the words that complete the sentences. Capitulate, Caustic, Hierarchy, Iconoclast, Placid. A. While he enjoyed the work, the rigid HIERARCHY in the company meant his advancement would be slow...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:54pm

English
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of this thanks! From the words below supply the words that complete the sentences. Capitulate, Caustic, Hierarchy, Iconoclast, Placid. A. While he enjoyed the work, the rigid CAUSTIC in the company meant his advancement would be slow. ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:44pm

English
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of this thanks! From the words below supply the words that complete the sentences. Sumptuous, Homogeneous, Surreptitious. A. Despite their many differences, the population was a HOMOGENOUS group that, at bottom, supported its country&#...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:34pm

English
1. Diurnal: nocturnal:: A. Warm: hot B. hot: cold C. Night: day D. Near: far Is it b?
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 1:33pm

English
1. Diurnal: nocturnal:: A. Warm: hot B. hot: cold C. Night: day D. Near: far Is it c? 2. Night: darkness:: A. Honesty: truthfulness B. sight: eye C. Height: fear D. Bravery: recklessness Is it a?
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 12:14pm

english writing
what is the best way to start a memoir about my first job experience? thank you
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 9:53am

English
Help! Left my book in my locker and this assignment over George Orwell's novel 1984 are due this monday! My teacher gave us an assignment and the instructions are to find a quote from every chapter in part three and say how it shows Winston's downward spiral either ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:42am

English
In which sentence are the conjunctions used correctly? A. Either Fred nor John knew about the accident. B. The top award was given to neither Steve or Jim. C. Neither beauty nor popularity was considered in the contest. D. Mary enjoyed neither roller skating or ice skating. i...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:02pm

English
Determine the narrator's perspective Harold Davis took a deep breath and slowly started to peel the gauze from the wound on his grandmother's leg. "Hold on Grandma. I'm almost done," he said quietly. "Don't worry, baby. It doesn't hurt too ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 3:57pm

English
1. Stop at the red light. 2. Stop on the red light. (Which preposition should we use?) 3. Turn slightly right. 4. This is a one-way street. (Are both grammatical?) 5. Fill it up with regular unleaded, please. 6. Fill her up with regular, please. 7. Fill it up with the unleaded...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 2:53pm

English
Determine Narrator's perspective They were standing under a tree, each with an arm round the other's neck, and Alice knew which was which in a moment, because one of them had "DUM" embroidered on his collar, and the other "DEE." "I suppose they...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 2:34pm

English
Determine the Narrator's perspective The previous night, make your plans for the next day and write them down...If you attend an exclusive Samurai's party and feel timid, you cannot do your part in making it a successful party. You had first better prepare by ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:59pm

English
Determine the Narrator's perspective The previous night, make your plans for the next day and write them down...If you attend an exclusive Samurai's party and feel timid, you cannot do your part in making it a successful party. You had first better prepare by ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:59pm

English
Determine Narrator's perspective They were standing under a tree, each with an arm round the other's neck, and Alice knew which was which in a moment, because one of them had "DUM" embroidered on his collar, and the other "DEE." "I suppose they...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:56pm

English
Determine the narrator's perspective Harold Davis took a deep breath and slowly started to peel the gauze from the wound on his grandmother's leg. "Hold on Grandma. I'm almost done," he said quietly. "Don't worry, baby. It doesn't hurt too ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
Determine the Narrator's perspective The huge man dropped his blankets and flung himself down and drank from the surface of the green pool. The small man stepped behind him. "Lennie!" he said sharply, got God sakes don't drink so much." Lennie continued ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:48pm

English II B
A student has completed a freewriting exercise. The result is a paragraph exploring the general theme of war in a literary text. What is the next step in the writing process? 1.gathering details 2.beginning an outline 3.writing an introduction 4.narrowing the topic Need help ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:56pm

English II B
Deana created a computer-assisted slide show. To make the slide show legible, what is one thing she needs to avoid? A)typing bullets in a small font B)adding color and effects to the font C)printing handouts on paper D)adding tables and graphics
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:23pm

English II B
What is the term for a magazine that is published on the computer? 1. computerized slide show 2. online publication 3. electronic portfolio 4. electronic bulletin board
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:11pm

English II B
Need Help Please. A student is thinking about different forums for publishing an editorial. Which of the following would be appropriate? 1.a dramatic reading 2.an anthology 3.a poetry contest 4.a school newspaper
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 9:26pm

English
List as many details as you can for each of the topic sentences. 1. Walking briskly for a mile after a day sitting at a desk helps dispel fatigue. Purpose: To explain 2.Bird watching in the woods is relaxing as well as educational Purpose: To convince
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
What is the best strategy for organizing an essay to describe events in time sequence? A)comparison and contrast B)order of importance C)chronological D)spatial
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 8:31pm

English
What is the purpose of prewriting in the writing process? A) to help polish your writing B) to find details to complete paragraphs C) to organize your thoughts within a draft D) to help develop a topic for writing
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:53pm

English
What is the purpose of a response-to-literature essay? A) to entertain B) to persuade C) to analyze D) to compare and contrast
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:32pm

english-poetry
how can i revise this haiku poem? lunch bell rings change clinking in our pockets striving for food
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:20pm

English
In what ways have social media made our lives easier?
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 4:55pm

S.S
1 Which of the following is no longer allowed in the Atlantic Provinces? cod fishing 2 In 1999, Canada's Inuits became self governing 3 British Columbia's geography, ethnic diversity, and trade link the province to the Pacific Rim 4 the two official languages of Canada...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 4:27pm

College advance english
how do varieties of informative and positive messages adapt the basic pattern?
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:44pm

English
1. Because it was so late, we went home. 2. Because of its lateness, we went home. (Is #2 grammatical?)
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:29am

english
i am having troubles on what to right for the conflict and resolution can someone tell me what they are ? Thanks My Stepmother by Thanh Nguyen When my stepmother first came, her eyes were sharp and bright as little knives. Her youth and my childhood ran into each other - she ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:50pm

english-poetry
what is a good haiku poem on the school cafeteria?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 6:55pm

English
Did I do this correctly?? Select the correctly written sentence in this group. A. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred's salary just wasn't enough. B. Spending way too much money on his old car, Fred soon found he'd used up his salary. (my answer) ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 4:57pm

english
Poem title, author Setting Characters Conflict(s) Resolution Rhyme or rhythm, pattern? on turning 10 You tell me it is too early to be looking back, but that is because you have forgotten the perfect simplicity of being one and the beautiful complexity introduced by two. But I...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 4:55pm

math
In English Class, after studying a book called \The Lord of the Flies" by William Golding, students are split into 6 groups and each group is required to make a fi lm based on one of the 8 important scenes in the novel. Each group can choose which scene they are creating ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:02am

english
Are you learning english
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:28am

English
can you do a poem for me,because i don't know how to do it???
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 3:38am

English
What is 'paps room'?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 3:08am

speech-english
derick decided that he would focuse his report on their traditional homes called gers which visual aids are most likely to be helpful 1object-2chart 3model-4graph-5photographs 6video-7flipchart
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 12:42am

central texas college
Can somebody help please!!!This is the first time that that I take a literature class, on English II in English and I can really use some help. I am taking English 1302, which is pretty much literature and the teacher told us to define some literacy terms, for example: ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:41pm

english
How does an inclined plane impact work?
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:39pm

English
Paper Bags — A Great Choice Am I supposed to use an em dash for the sentence above?
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 3:45pm

English
Metaphor for repugnance His biggest repugnance is guest who are always late
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
Metaphor for confusion The math problem was a maze at trying to solve.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:32pm

English
Metaphor for repugnance His biggest repugnance is guest who are always late
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:28pm

English
I need to write a metaphor for the word Repugnance. I definitely am lost on this one.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 12:43pm

English
1. Cut out a paper triangle with scissors. 2. Cut off a paper triangle with scissors. 3. Cut away a paper triangle with scissors. 4. Make a cut of a paper triangle with scissors. (Would you let me know the difference among the four expressions? Are they all interchangeable ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:02pm

English
1. A surgeon made a cut in the patient's stomach. 2. A surgeon cut in the patient's stomach. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. David took off the poster and cleaned the wall. 4. David took away the poster and cleaned the wall. 5. David took the poster and cleaned the ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 10:59pm

English
1. They get out of the city and spend time in nature. 2. They go out of the city and spend time in nature. (Are both the same in meaning? Which one do you use more, go or get?) 3. Everyone will have fun there. 4. Every will have a good time there. 5. Everyone will enjoy ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 8:51pm

English
Is this a complete sentence or a sentence fragment? "Applications truly welcomed."
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7:13pm

English
Which is President Kennedy’s intent when using questions in the last paragraph of this excerpt?
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 2:15pm

ENGLISH 9R - HELP!!!!
acrostic poem for the word pagan
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:57pm

english
embed a portion of the following qoute by writing your own introductory phrase and properly citing your source at the end of the sentence. "If you are considering a career in law, English is actually one of the best majors to consider as an undergraduate. The skills you ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:50pm

English
Embed a quotation from an interview that you conducted. " I suggest that you study hard in college, but get a job too. Jobs teach much more than a school ever does." Workman, Tom. Personal Interview. 25 Feb. 2007.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 1:51pm

english
Think about the figurative language in this stanza. What is the speaker saying? (1 point) It is hard to find your way at night because it is dark. It is the middle of the night and she is hungry. People find life in being with others. People have to help each other with ...
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 7:39pm

Language Art (Please Check)
5.C 6.B 5.The origin of the words shut and out is Old English. During the 1800s, the two words were combined to take on the baseball meaning, a game in which one side does not score. What is the most likely meaning of the word shutout in the story The Shutout? A.to dismiss B....
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:38pm

science(check answers)
5.A 6.A 5.The origin of the words shut and out is Old English. During the 1800s, the two words were combined to take on the baseball meaning, a game in which one side does not score. What is the most likely meaning of the word shutout in the story The Shutout? A.to dismiss B....
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:00pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.C 2.A 3.C 4.C 5.D 6.D 7.B 1.She was rivaling the mayor by A.sending money to him. B.voting for him. C.running against him. 2.In which of the following situations would you be most likely to be caught up in a commotion? A.a riot B.a math exam C.a school assembly 3.Which of ...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:53am

Computer Science
Computers are used worldwide, but most of the major operating systems originated in English-speaking countries. Take a look at the operating system that you use in the context of global users who might not speak English and who might not have grown up with Western customs. ...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 9:27am

Persuasive Writing help
I'm writing a persuasive request but English is not my native language. I've done many drafting and revising, but still not sure. so I would be grateful if you could show me what I did wrong and the correct way to revise it. Thanks "Dear xxx, I would like to ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

English
1. In the evening, Sonya will meet one of her friends. 2. In the evenings, Sonya will meet one of her friends. ------------------------- Thank you for your help. What is the difference between them. Does #1 mean "She will meet her friend this evening (once)." Does #2...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:03pm

English
Did I classify this sentence correctly? The (A) birds (SN)/ in (P) the (A) tree (OP) sang (V) happily (adv) during (P) the (A) day (OP).
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7:25pm

English
Do I use an apostrophe after the A or not? "He got 5 As on the final exam." I've heard that capital letters are made plural only by adding an s, but my textbook gives this example-How many A's did you write on the paper?
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:49am

English
1. In the evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 2. In the evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 3. Evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 4. Every evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. (What is the difference of the four sentences in meaning?)
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 3:16am

English
After watching a documentary about the environment on TV, I decided to start my own project,"Project Green Kid." Today was my first day as a Green Kid...... ---------------------------------- Do we have to use "a Green Kid"? What about "a green kid&...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 1:05am

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:38am

english
A French girl found them
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30am

english essay
* I need help writing research essay. The topic is to write about an issue or problem that you want to change. Well, I am mostly interested in Science, particularly Chemistry and Nature.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:09pm

English/Social Studies
I'm writing an essay and need help coming up with economic reasons to to be against Caps on Punitive Damages. Google is not turning up what I need. I need how will implementing this program be bad economically?
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 2:36pm

english
What is the tone in "a thankless experience
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:09pm

English II
That day I was so worried that I
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:11am

english
choose the correct one. a) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding; however, I still hurt myself. b) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding, however, I still hurt myself. c) I wore all of the safety equipment for skateboarding however; I still hurt ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:53pm

english
i have a question say you're writing a sentence such as "I ate apples, bananas, oranges, and grapes." is there a comma before 'and' or no?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:49pm

English
How do you pronounce "Dacha" in Russian? A dacha is a Russian country house.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:41pm

English
1. For here or to go? - For here. 2. Here or to go? - Here 3. Is this for here or to go? - For here. 4. Is this here or to go? - Here. (Which ones are grammatical?)
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:25pm

English 10th grade
In "Like the Sun," all of the following would be considered "casualties" of Sekhar's truth except his • children • colleagues • headmaster • wife It almost seems it could be any of them but I need the right one.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 5:56pm

Geography,life sciences,history,sepedi,english,maths lit and life orientation
Which course can i do due to the subjects i am doing when i go to the university?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4:41pm

english
Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. If you could come in on Sunday, that would be great
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 3:50pm

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 1:25am

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