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Can someone help me with these sentences, please? Thank you very much in advance. I use the Internet to conduct school research, use translation programmes, use an online homework agency, do online shopping, play games, chat with my friends, send private instant messages, log ...
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 2:52pm

english
consider what you have learned about American history during the period 1860 to the early 1900s. how do the stories in unit 4 reflect what was going on in the country then?
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 1:44pm

English
(1) We decided to climb Mt. Rainer, but it was a long, hard journey to Washington State from Medford, Oregon. (2) We were worried about our likely sucess in the cold enviroment of the upper slopes. (3) For one thing, Marty was broke and anxius about having warm clothes for ...
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 1:09pm

English
An epic is a narrative or poetic literary work that tells of A.) the traditions of an ancient culture. B.) the adventures of a legendary here. C.) the history and myths of a country. I think it is B..?
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 12:52pm

English
Identify the sentence below that includes a personal pronoun in the objective case. A.) You have you problems, and she has "hers". B.) Paul and "I" have known each other for a long time. C.) Dr. Gupta thought of his assistant and immediately called for &...
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 12:49pm

english
Please HELP Type the word that the underlined phrase modifies or renames. Store the records OF PAYMENTS in the file cabinet. Question 24.. Type the word that the underlined phrase modifies or renames. The house, AN OLD FASHIONED COTTAGE SURROUNDED BY CREPE MYRTLESs, was charming.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 11:48pm

chemistry
Please explain, in simple English, why is milk a colloid?
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 7:30pm

English help
Please check my answers to see if these words math the sentence correctly! Bedraggled, be hooves, euphemism, exemplary, opulent, sequester. 1. A Mercedes-Benz and a closet full of fancy suits leads to one to believe that the lawyer Mr, Harris enjoyed an OPULENT lifestyle. On ...
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 6:40pm

English help
From the words below supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Euphemism, opaque, evanescent, exacerbated exemplary, ornate 1. The OPAQUE window was replaced by a transparent one; the change, however rather than making the situation better, only EXACERBATED the ...
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 6:22pm

English
Can any of check my answers on these three analogies? That would be great! 1. bear: den:: A. person : home B. locomotive: train:: C. wolf : lair D. fish : school I think it would be B :) correct me if I'm wrong 2. locomotive : train:: A. motor : auto B. tide : waves C. boy...
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 6:04pm

English
Can someone check these sentences, please? I need to prepare them for Tomorrow. 1) Air pollution is mainly caused by gases from factories and car exhaust fumes. It can cause acid rain, breathing problems and it can increase the risk of cancer. 2)The destruction of the ozone ...
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 1:31pm

English
However, the game is called soccer in the U.S., Canada, and Australia. --------------------------------- In the sentence, how do you read 'U.S.' generally? 1. you. es. 2. United States
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 8:21am

Math
Match the account balance with the debt that it represents. Explain your reasoning. 14. Account balance = -$25 15. Account balance < -$25 12. Account balance > -$25 Anser choices a. Debt > $25 b. debt= $25 c. Debt < $25 sory for bad English I'm chinese
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:33pm

english 11
In which sentence is the underlined phrase a prepositional phrase functioning as an adjective? My sister was born in Chicago. She went to boarding school in Coventry. My sister moved away in 2009. Her grades gave my sister a place in the top rank of her class. 7. Read the ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:32pm

Math
Match the account balance with the debt that it represents. Explain your reasoning. 14. Account balance = -$25 15. Account balance < -$25 12. Account balance > -$25 Anser choices a. Debt > $25 b. debt= $25 c. Debt < $25 sory for bad English I'm chinese
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:31pm

english 11
In which sentence is the underlined phrase a prepositional phrase functioning as an adjective? My sister was born in Chicago. She went to boarding school in Coventry. My sister moved away in 2009. Her grades gave my sister a place in the top rank of her class. 7. Read the ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:30pm

English
Just one more thing. Which of the following sentences are grammatical? Thank you very much for your cooperation. 1.I spent most of my holiday at home. 2. I spent the greatest part of my holiday at home. 3. I mainly/mostly stayed at home during my holiday. 4.For the most part, ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 4:13pm

English
Are both skiing Holiday and ski Holiday possible? Thank you.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 2:14pm

English
Complete the following sentence with a word or words that show a logical relationship. Joshua took a nap _______ sorting the mail. A. after B. instead of C. while D. before
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 1:37pm

english
1.He gets killed 2. I will get it done 3 gas gets over. could i know the grammatical aspect here ? I mean get/gets followed by a participle .what form of a sentence construction etc.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 1:26pm

English
Can you tell me if the expression the most part of my holiday is a mistake? I used it once instead of the greatest part of.. Thank you.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 12:54pm

Summer Reading
I didn't read my books because I didn't have English until after Christmas. I can't find my list, but I know all the ones I'm supposed to read except for one. I know this book is called "Fish." Do you have any idea who it might be by?
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 6:56am

English
Can someone check these sentences describing Mr Gradgrind? Thank you very much in advance. Mr Gradgrinds's appearance mirrors his beliefs. His eyes contain no light as the square forehead containing facts prevents him from seeing any. His mouth is not more than a hard line...
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 7:11pm

English
Which is the most important step you need to do as a study reader? A. Take notes while you read. B. Survey the chapters before you begin detailed reading. C. Answer questions as you read. D. All of the above. im Stumped :(
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 4:25pm

english
to needle someone is to a. press him or her into taking a particular action b.make that person try to locate a very small object. c.speak sharply to him or her
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 1:30pm

English HELP!!
Can you fix the fragments on these two sentences pls.? 1)After all the people left the party. 2)When Halloween arrives,all boys and girls.
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 11:25am

English
Which sentence uses an objective case pronoun as a direct object? I e-mailed him yesterday. I sent him an attachment that included photos of the picnic. He wrote back to Bob and me with an answer to our questions.
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 10:16pm

English
Which sentence uses an objective case pronoun incorrectly? >I e-mailed him yesterday. >I sent him an attachment that included photos of the picnic. >He wrote back to Bob and I with an answer to our questions.
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 10:09pm

English
Identify all the descriptions Whitman uses to compare Lincoln to a ship’s captain. What kind of leader does the speaker consider Lincoln?
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9:50pm

Math - Algebra
Von's arcade uses 3 different colored tokens for its game machines. For 500, you can purchase any of the following combinations of tokens: 8 gold, 18 silver, and 7 bronze tokens; 8 gold, 14 silver, and 13 bronze tokens; or 16 gold, 6 silver, and 9 bronze tokens. What is ...
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 9:26pm

English HELP
At the conclusion of Chapter 9, Chauvelin comes into possession of a note that indicates that Armand St. Just is working against the French government. How do you think Chauvelin will try to use this information to influence Lady Blakeney? Do you think his efforts will work? Why?
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 2:31pm

English
What does this sentence mean? - Extending the time between meals makes your body go into "starvation mode," which decreases your metabolism as a means to conserve energy and prevent starvation.
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 2:13am

English
would the tone for "The Life You Save May Be Your Own" by Flannery O'Conner be selfish because Mr. Shiftlet wants the car only and the mother is looking for any man to hand her daughter to?
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:12pm

english
What part of speech is coursework?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:34pm

English (grammar)
Hi. I just want to ask if the statement below is grammatically correct: " I'll keep up what I can do for other people. " I think the thought of the statement can be understood, but I'm not sure if the grammar is correct (or the words are like jumbled). Help ...
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:39am

English
I lost my 'The Merchant of Venice' book and I was wondering if anyone could give me the page number to where I could find example of word play and physical humor
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 8:00pm

English
What is a word that means that you don't care about something?
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 7:49pm

English
"We found his flag one bitter morning." By repeating the "f" sound, the line uses: a. analogy b. metaphor c. alliteration d. lyric C "Like moths to flames we sought our goal." What is the most likely meaning of this line? a. the climbers had no ...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 3:54pm

English
Correct the fragment below. Bring money for snacks. a. Bring money for snacks when we go to the zoo. b. Will you bring money for snacks? c. You should bring money for snacks. d. No correction is required. This is a complete sentence. D?
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 1:46pm

English
If a person does "portraits", you might tell him/her to paint: a. your house b. a landscape c. your family d. a bowl of fruit C A person having low "morale" is most likely feeling: a. talkative b. embarrassed c. depressed I can't really decide between B...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 1:39pm

English
A person wanting to reach home by "curfew" would be wanting to: a. arrive in time for a meal b. meet a time deadline c. watch something on T.V. d. complete a homework assignment B?
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 1:32pm

English
What does "to do no shirk" mean?
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 11:17am

english
"Maybe if I can increase the tension just a little it will hurt him and he will jump, he thought. Now that it is daylight let him jump so that he'll fill the sacks along his backbone with air and then he cannot go deep to die." This passage illustrates A. the ...
Monday, December 30, 2013 at 5:41pm

English
Which marks of punctuation would be appropriate to set off the italicized words in the following sentence? One day my dad and his brother stop me if you've heard this story started out on what they thought would be an uneventful drive to work.
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 11:03am

english
what sound devices does Dickinson employ in the phrase, "too cool for Corn", "But when a Boy, and Barefoot"? alliteration, slant rhyme
Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 2:21pm

Writing
I just want an opinion here. I've been writing for about ten years, and I've improved greatly. Though, now I'm beginning to feel like I've reached a standstill. I still read a lot to expand my knowledge and vocabulary, and I bounce back and forth between ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:10pm

English
Critics often say that Chekhov’s short stories show “slices of life” rather than complete story arcs. How do the endings of "Star Food," "Everything That Rises Must Converge," and "The Bet" reflect what might be considered ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 1:18pm

English
(1) Eric watched the news on TV. (2) His father watched the news on TV.(3) the newscaster talked about special events.(4) A police officer a firefighter and a teacher taught third graders about safety.(5) The mayor took a trip and gave a speech. 1/ what is missing in sentence...
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 5:42pm

help please English
If this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3....
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 9:26am

English
the angry teacher punished the noisy class. Is angry and noisy the adjective
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 1:53am

help please English
If this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3....
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 8:01pm

English-Urgent please!
What phrase structure rule creates coordinate structures? I am confused here. Is it prepositional phrases?
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 5:08pm

English
f this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3....
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 4:58pm

English
nondecomposability? How many morphemes are in that word. I have five-non,de,ability,com,ity what about the pos?
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 1:00pm

english 4
Harry's father is seattle's wealthiest citizen?
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 9:43pm

English
I left out these last sentences. Thank you. 1) My parents like my clothes style very much and not They like so much my clothes style. 2) My favourite style is the urban look because it is comfortable enough for school. 3) Each of you will have to join one of the four groups ...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 3:10pm

English
9. Read these line, from The Passionate Shepherd to his love. "The country swains shall dance and sing/For they delight each May morning.?If these delights thy mind may move,/Then live with me, and be my love." What sort of life is the shepherd offering the numph? 1....
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:53pm

English
Can you please check these sentences I'm doubtful about? Thank you very much. 1) My parents like my clothing style because they think that wearing practical clothes is the most important thing/most important is to wear practical clothes/ 2) I was given these trousers for ...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:46pm

English
How do I change this into present tense? When Crooks and Lennie was talking in his room.
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 12:08am

Geography help
which identifies one culture factor that unites the people of Latin America? A. they are citizens of the same country B. most are roman catholic c. most speak English and Arabic D. they were once ruled by the same powerful emperor
Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 3:10pm

8gradeHistory. ASAP Please.
The words and ideas of John Locke a.influenced the writers of the English Bill of Rights, the Articles of Confederation, and the Mayflower Compact. b. are preserved in the Mayflower Compact. c. constitute the first 10 amendments to the Constitution. d. influenced those who ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 11:04pm

English
What does this question mean? What was your reading process or method for reading fiction before this unit?
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 8:53pm

English
We are writing this Character Analysis and I am stuck on how the author's personality affects him towards others. His Personality is selfishness/Shy/worthless.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 8:33pm

English
Can you please check these sentences? Thank you very much in advance and Merry Christmas! 1) The Key-Note begins with an extended description of Coketown, the fictional setting for the novel, which is based on Preston, now part of greater Manchester, where Dickens went in 1953...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 5:33pm

english
what is meant by the terms "grow organically" in this sentence? The fashion company has been willing to build and grow organically.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 3:56pm

english
My sister Aliah is both a comic and smart.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 2:50pm

English LAC 1
Type the word that the underlined phrase modifies or renames. They swept the dead leaves OUT OF THE HALLWAY and shut the door against the wind.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 2:14pm

language arts
1.When actors speak in unison, they are -speaking one after another -talking in rhyme -all saying the same thing at once -quieter than normal 2.Poems often do not use standard English, standard punctuation,or standard language to describes ideas and feelings. The poet writes,&...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 11:23am

English
Valmy gets a paper from the safe - a paper with a drawing on it. ------------------- What is the meaning of 'paper' in the sentence? Do we have to use 'a' before 'paper' or not?
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 5:46am

English
1. Valmy is in bed, asleep. 2. Valmy is asleep in bed. 3. Valmy is in bed, and he was asleep. 4. Valmy is in bed, being asleep. ------------ Does #1 mean #2 or #3 or #4?
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 5:41am

English
1. He worked in Mr. Batular's circus. 2. He worked in circus. 3. He worked in the circus. 4. He worked in a circus. (Which expressions are grammatical?)
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 5:19am

English
What is the definition for "Vague Optimism"?
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:35pm

English
each sentence contains an apposive phrase. Determine whether the appositive phrase is essential or non-essential. Mark the sentence that punctuates the appositive phrase correctly. 36. A. Ten feet of snow more than we had ever seen fell recently. *B. Ten feet of snow, more ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 1:38pm

English
LINE 10: melted; violets, roses, carnations, lilies of the valley-somehow vastly more lovely and alluring that they blossomed thus unnaturally in the snow. 35. Context clues suggest that "Alluring" in the above line means. A. simple B. strained C. exciting D. ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 1:21pm

English 11A
each sentence contains an apposive phrase. Determine whether the appositive phrase is essential or non-essential. Mark the sentence that punctuates the appositive phrase correctly. 36. A. Ten feet of snow more than we had ever seen fell recently. *B. Ten feet of snow, more ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 1:14pm

English
"I looked upon the scene before me—upon the mere house, and the simple landscape features of the domain—upon the bleak walls—upon the vacant eyelike windows—upon a few rank sedges—and upon a few white trunks of decayed trees—with an utter ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 12:46pm

English - help
Ms. Kemp Recruits Volunteers As a new ninth grader at my high school, I was sitting in an assembly about volunteerism.The guest speaker was Ms. Francis Kemp. Today I had an experience worth writing about. I must admit that I did not have high hopes for the hour. I was sure it ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 11:11am

English
9. Read these line, from The Passionate Shepherd to his love. "The country swains shall dance and sing/For they delight each May morning.?If these delights thy mind may move,/Then live with me, and be my love." What sort of life is the shepherd offering the numph? 1....
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 10:51am

English
Q7. Write down the name of the person who says to Prospero, "Stop the storm." A: Miranda. Q8. What does Prospero call to attack Stephano, Trinculo, and Caliban? A: He calls some spirit dogs. * Listen carefully and mark an O if the statement is true. If not, mark an X...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:32am

English
Q4 What does Ferdinand do when they were in danger because of the storm? A: He jumps into the water and swim away. Q5: He was king of the magic island. Now he must work for Prospero. He is angry with Prospero. He wants his island back again. Who is he? A: He is Caliban. Q6. ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:31am

English
Q1. Who is Miranda's father? A: He is Prospero. Q2. What is the name of the person who opens the gate of Milan to King Alonso? A: His name is Antonio. Q3. He is one of the spirits on the magic island. He helps Prospero and Miranda. He makes a magic storm and attack the ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:30am

English
select the correct form of the possessive for the bolded word(s). with MS.SMITH assistance, we learned to paddle a cone. *Ms Smith's Ms Smiths's Ms Smitheses' Ms Smiths After several HOURS worth of work, she finished the project. hour's *hours' hours's ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 12:01am

English: please look. I put my answers.
1. A period in literature governed by a particular set of ideas , concerns or characteristics is A. literature of exploration B. national literature C. a literary outline *D. a literary movement 2. Which literary movement began just after the Civil War? A. Romanticism *B. ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:49pm

English
Write a letter to the editor or a speech calling for a change that you would like to see in your community and reference the three works as evidence that non-violence and civil obedience are an effective method for affecting change Using these sources - Civil Obedience On ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 10:05pm

English: Please help
which of the following author's writings are not influenced by transcendentalism? A. Ralph Waldo Emerson B. Walt Whitman C. Henry David Thoreau D. Cotton Mather My guess is B. Thank You.
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 10:00pm

English 11 A
A. Early American and colonial literature B. American romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 1. Phillis Wheatley's poetry -- A 2. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calavaras County" -- D 3. Walt Whitman's poetry -- A 4. ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:40pm

English
1. A period in literature governed by a particular set of ideas , concerns or characteristics is A. literature of exploration B. national literature C. a literary outline D. a literary movement 2, which literary movement ended around the time of the civil war? A. american ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 8:19pm

English 10 A
Match the letter with the number. A. Early American and Colonial Literature B. American Romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 10. Phillis Wheatley's Poetry 11. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated jumping frog of calaveras county" 12. Walt ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:43pm

English
These are my last 2 questions. Identify the incorrectly punctuated sentence. A.) Waiting, in the ticket line, Jerry hoped there would be enough seats left in the theater. B.) When it was finally his turn, he purchased the last three tickets available. C.) he handed out the ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:49pm

English
Which of the following topics is the clearest example of the "informative purpose"? A.) a newspaper article describing the outcomes of an election B.) a lengthy monologue by the lead character in a play C.) an advertisement for an amazing new product D.) a review of ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:36pm

English
what does it mean by "How does each question that begins "Will you join the battle" directly address the audience to whom Johnson is speaking?"
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:34pm

English
What does it mean by "What is the supporting idea in this part of the speech?"
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:26pm

English
Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. If you are in line early, you'll be sure to get the best tickets. A.) compound-complex B.) complex C.) compound D.) simple I think it is C? John was late to dinner and I was late to the movies. A.) simple B.) ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:07pm

English
Is there an adverb in these sentence... There is a big sale at the mall. I think no adverb. In the past, she has been very lucky with her buys. I think lucky
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 4:52pm

english
the meaning of sonnet 35 in shakespear?
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 4:27pm

English
Choose the term that describes the phase that is in quotes. Tony realized that "Maria was not going to show up". A.) noun clause B.) adverb clause C.) adjective clause D.) independent clause I think it is A for this one? Gripping the rail, "Lindsey stepped onto ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 4:07pm

English
"When you're finished", please lock the door. Choose the term that describes the phrase in quotation marks. A.) adverb phrase B.) adjective phrase C.) infinitive phrase D.) appositive phrase I have no clue for this one.
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 2:26pm

English
Mrs. Patti, "a math teacher at my school", plans to retire next year. Choose the term that describes the phrase in quotation marks. A.) adverb phrase B.) infinitive phrase C.) adjective phrase D.) appositive phrase I think it is C..?
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 2:24pm

english
Consider the protagonist in the novel that you read this semester. In a response of no fewer than three paragraphs, explain how this character changes over the course of the novel. Include examples of these changes in your response. its over sence and senseability
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 2:02pm

english
Choose the label that best describes the underlined word group. A string Of Colored Lights edged the deck.
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:01am

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