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English
1.Read the following Papago song. Identify the purpose. No talking, no talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backwards. A. To inform B. To persuade C. To analyze D. To express 2.which of the following statements about early American and Colonial ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 3:32pm

English
The knight's shield serves as weapon AND protectant during battle. a. adjective b. verb c. conjunction d. interjection C
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 3:22pm

English
Could you describe to me party animal: behavior, appearance, what he likes, how he dressed. 150 words. Everything can be !
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 11:43am

english
complete the sentence by writing the correct form of the word shown in parentheses. You may not need to change the form that is given. 1. Is their (dissuade) Ted from attempting that difficult dive. dissuading 2. That statement is absolutely (fallacy). fallacious. 3.Dr.Kims ( ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 12:21am

English 11
Match the letter 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.Olaudah Equiano E.Thomas Paine F.Thomas Jefferson 1.I wrote an account of my voyage cross on the Mayflower 2. My persuasive ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 10:57pm

English
1. In three minutes, he started to shout. 2. After three minutes, he started to shout. (Which preposition should we use? Which one is right?) 3. Three minutes later, he started to shout. 4. Some minutes later, he started to shout. 5. After a short time, he started to shout. 6...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 4:28pm

Practical English
This is my second time taking this exam this is the last one so I can graduate here is what I think the answers are. If you see any mistakes please help. 1. Choose the sentence in which the verb is a linking verb. A. He works at a gas station. B. His boss pays him well. (C.) ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 4:00pm

English
Select the part of speech that correctly identifies the italicized word in each sentence below. The movie was wonderful, YET it was not nearly as detailed and creative as the novel. a. preposition b. conjunction* c. adjective d. interjection INDEED, it has been one of the ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 3:51pm

History Questions
1) Which of the following was once a Dutch colony? (1point) New Jersey Rhode Island Philadelphia New York City*** 2) The Franciscan monk who worked for the rights of Native Americans was (1point) Robert de La Salle Jacques Marquette Louis Joliet Junipero Serra*** 3) What ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 3:12pm

English
Is this grammatically correct: In October, 1347, after decades of trading the most luxurious goods, trading ships sailed into the port of Messina, Sicily, carrying a terrifying cargo--the disease now known as the bubonic plague, the infamous plague in which caused an estimated...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:59pm

english
compare and contrast decolonising the mind with another similar essay
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:41pm

English
Is a comma required in this sentence? "James ran to the grocery store, and David walked to the library."
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:17pm

English
What length is an appropriate summary?
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 12:06pm

English
Which is correct-- 3). or 3.)? Also, when writing a list in a sentence, in which manner is correct? For example: 1). Poverty. 2). The rebellion. (Or) 1). Poverty 2). The rebellion
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 12:04pm

English
1. I was lifting some weights at the gym last night. 2. I was lifting some weights in the gym last night. 3. We played dodgeball at the gym. 4. We played dodgeball in the gym. (Do we have to sue 'in' or 'at'? Which ones are grammatical?)
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 7:53am

English
1. I got up late and missed the bus which I had to take in the morning. I was late for school and my teacher got mad at me when I entered my classroom. I had to remain in the classroom to clean it by myself. 2. I got up late and missed the bus number 6 which I had to take in ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 7:48am

English
1. A few minutes later, the dog started to have a stomachache and we had to take him to the hospital. 2. A few minutes later, the dog started to groan lying on the floor, so we had to take him to the hospital. 3. A few minutes later, the dog began to make a strange sound ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6:27am

English
1. He ran for class leader. 2. He ran for a class leader. 3, He ran for the class leader. (Which one is grammatical?)
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6:20am

English
1. My sister and I took part in school marathon yesterday. 2. My sister and I took part in a school marathon yesterday. 3. My sister and I took part in the school marathon yesterday. 4. My sister and I took part in School Marathon yesterday. 5. My sister and I took part in the...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6:19am

English
1. The basketball player threw the ball into the basket. 2. The basketball player threw the ball in the basket. 3. The basketball player threw the ball on the board so that it can go into the basket. 4. The basketball player threw the ball onto the basketball board and it came...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 10:31pm

English
1. He is sitting down in a chair and playing drums. 2. He is sitting in a chair and playing drums. 3. He is sitting down on a chair and playing drums. 4. He is sitting on a chair and playing drums. (Which ones are grammatical? Do we have to use 'down' or not? Thank you.)
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 10:16pm

English
Jessy heard a cat cry. (Did the cat weep or shout according to the sentence?)
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 8:13pm

english
6.Read the following excerpt from "The Middle Passage" by Olauduh Equaino. Immediately another quite dejected fellow who on account of his illness was suffered to be out of irons also followed their example and i believe many more would soon have done the same, if ...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 4:01pm

english
Although she never actually said it, mom (blank) that we were going to get a pet. a=refuted b=implied c=substantiated d=inferred answer is b
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 1:55am

English
Is this correct? what time are you home
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:15pm

English
In English class, I have to write a 2 voice poem. My teacher said that I am supposed to make it 10 lines longs on each side. Does that mean that it is supposed to go back and forth 10 times or each side has to have 10 lines? (What I mean by that is that just like in this ...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 4:44pm

English
My Son"s acrostic poem about SEASIDE Summer time is fun Everybody are making sandcastles A lovely picnic is coming Sand is really really hot I saw a ship in the distance Diving is very exiting Exploring for shells in the rock pool.. Damian is 10years old,and I hope that ...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 1:07pm

english
Choose two authors from the early American and colonial period. identify what they wrote and, in one to three paragraphs, compare their purpose, audience, and style.
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:37am

English
How would I revise this sentence to eliminate unnecessary shifts in tense, mood, voice, or person? The freezing weather is threatening crops such as citrus fruits which were sensitive to cold. The freezing weather threatened the crops, which were sensitive to cold.
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 8:59am

English
1. Sam is sitting down in a chair and playing drum. 2. Sam is sitting down in a chair and playing the drum. 3. Sam is sitting down in a chair and playing a drum. 4. Sam is sitting down in a chair and playing drums. 5. Sam is sitting down in a chair and playing the drums. (...
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 10:42pm

English..reading direction
The direction states.... For this proposed activity, my activity goals and my personal goals are ( these will not be one-in--the-same): I don't understand what is activity goal and what is personal goal. Please give an example
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 8:43pm

English
1. There's always a lot of traffic at this time of day. 2. There's always a lot of traffic at this time of a day. 3. There's always a lot of traffic at this time of the day. 4. There's always a lot of traffic at this time of days. 5. There's always a lot of...
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7:23pm

English
1. I appreciate your help. 2. I appreciate you. 3. Thank you for your help. 4. Thank you for your helping me. 5. Thank you for you helping me. (Which ones are grammatical?)
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7:15pm

English
1. I really appreciate you saying so! 2. I really appreciate your saying so! (Which one is grammatical?)
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 7:11pm

english
"There is no longer any room for hope." by patrick henry title:give me death or hope Would this be pathos ethos or logos I belive this would be pathos because of the emotional sense it. Is this correct/
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 6:14pm

english
How to write a poem about The seaside?
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 2:41pm

English
The greenback's gains were pronounced against the Swiss franc, rebounding from a 1-1/2 year low reached the previous day. (How do we read 'a 1-1/2 year'?)
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 1:31pm

English
Real money accounts were cited as main sellers of the pair taking it below the $1.3600 mark. (How do we read '$1.3600 mark'?)
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 1:30pm

English
......she said, adding in such a case the euro could target the $1.28 mark. (How do we read '$1.28 mark'?)
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 1:29pm

English II - Poisonwood Bible
I'm trying to come up with a thesis statement also I need help with a question. How does Leah Price's changes in the book change us, the reader? As for my thesis statement, I have sort of an idea of what I want it to be like... Leah alienates herself from the Congolese...
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11:43am

english
When the movie Star Wars premiered in 1977, it was both surprising and a revolution in its special effects
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 10:14am

English
How does the following quote support the idea that class division is a type of prejudice seen in the novel, To Kill A Mockingbird?: "There's four kinds of folks in the world. There's the ordinary kind, like us and the neighbours, there's the kind like the ...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 9:05pm

English
1. Who knows about the glass copy other than you? 2. Who knows about the glass copy except you? 3. Who knows about the glass copy except for you? (Are they all the same in meaning?)
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 5:02pm

English !!!
For this assignment, you will write an editorial about an issue that confronts your school or community. What does this mean?
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 10:36am

English
1. If I had studied hard, I could have gotten a higher score. 2. If I had studied hard, I could have gotten a better result. 3. If I had studied hard, I could have gotten a good/better grade. 4. If I had studied hard, I could not have gotten a lower score. 5. If I had studied ...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 1:00am

English
1. If I had brought an umbrella, I would not have gotten wet. 2. If I had brought an umbrella, I would not have been wet. 3. If I had brought an umbrella, I would have stopped rain from falling on me. 4. If I had brought an umbrella, I would not have soaked with water. 5. If I...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 12:57am

English
trust: to believe someone that they are honest and sincere (is the definition of 'trust' grammatical?)
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 12:18am

english
need help with comma and semi colon.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 9:16pm

English
Can anyone help me figure out what's wrong with this sentence? "The lighthouse is further away than it first appeared."
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 8:37pm

English
In class, my teacher gives a simple sentence and we have to make up a paragraph or less to describe that simple sentence without saying the word "temper" in it. The sentence is "He had a temper" So I started mine off with this Isaac came home and was ...
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 6:10pm

Shurley English Grade 4
I'm suppose to write sentences from Grade 4 Shurley English book. I was suppose to bring book home and use page 25 - I forgot the book - anyone know what is on page 25? Thanks
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 5:41pm

English
Is the word *command* a noun in this sentence or only the object of the preposition? "Seals balance balls on their noses on command."
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 5:32pm

English
1. Electronics are very popular in Korea. 2. Electronics is very popular in Korea. (Thank you for your help. Which one is grammatically correct?)
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 5:05pm

English
His French is like that of native. (Is this sentence grammatical?)
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 4:33pm

English Grammar
Fill in the blank using suitable preposition:- (1)He is sitting____the room.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 8:31am

English 11
Please help?! 9. Which of the following is NOT a primary source from early american and colonial literature? -The song of hiawatha -"sinners in the hands of an angry god" -the federalist papers -notes in the state of virginia
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 2:43pm

English
Is this grammatically correct? Based upon a country sustained by ritual and tradition, this episode features a masked, villainous wrestler, known as Hombre sin Nombre, who reinvents himself for the sake of his family; a sorceress, referred to as Chef Martha Ortiz Chapa, who ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 1:43pm

English
The President sent the ambassador an invitation to the meeting. What is the correct sentence pattern?
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 1:21pm

English
In the following sentence identify the appositive or appositive phrase and the noun or pronoun defined by the appositive. Mr. Murray, the Scoutmaster, likes to hike. Appositive? Noun or pronoun defined?
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:39pm

English
Writeacher,i can't understand these lines!These lines are of julius caeser and it seems very difficult to understand!plz make me clear! Go bid the priest do present sacrifice and bring me their opinions of success,
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 10:58am

English
can anybody give me examples of beliefs i have a few but i need more
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 10:46am

English !!!
What could be the flaws of all men are equal to vote?
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 10:19am

English !!!
What could be some flaws of discrimination (black people)?
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 10:16am

English - Please help quickly!!
I need help with making a thesis statement for an essay I have to write on the book Poisonwood Bible The prompt I have says : Choose a novel or play that depicts a conflict between a parent and a son or daughter. Write an essay in which you analyze the sources of the conflict ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 9:39pm

Last news/english proofread
A New Jersey Chemist convicted of poisoning her husband to keep him from divorcing her was sentenced to life in prison today. Titanle Li used thallium to poison her husband Xiaoye Wang in 2010. Thallium is a tasteless, highly deadly poison that is difficult to detect in lab ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:51pm

English
What is mystery in this sentence? The disappearance of the colony is a great mystery. Is it a predicate noun
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:49pm

news/english
still struggling with impact/significance An estranged daughter and her husband start a family shoot out at her parents’ mobile home in rural Pennsylvania leaving everyone except the woman’s father dead. John Frew allegedly shot and killed attackers Josephine and ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:26pm

English
What is mammals in this sentence? However, no blockbuster movie features small mammals! Direct object?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:20pm

English
What is dinosaur in the sentence? What happened to the dinosaurs?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:14pm

English
What are some flaws that people had against equal rights?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:08pm

English
Check my answers please 9. The author of "My Brother's Keeper" mainly develops Jamie’s character through his actions *dialogue and thoughts the narrators description other’s reaction to him 10. In "My Brother's Keeper," what does Ted want ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:39pm

english
Read “Witty Ticcy Ray” by Oliver Sacks How does Oliver Sacks, a neurologist, look beyond his biological/medical paradigm in his treatment of Ray?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 10:49am

english
Read “Witty Ticcy Ray” by Oliver Sacks What does Ray mean when he says “Suppose you could take away the tics. What would be left? I consist of tics-there is nothing else.”?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 10:48am

english
Summarize the main points of this reading.Possible points to reflect upon for your reflection paper and for workshop discussion are: 1)Ray has been diagnosed with Tourette’s Disorder, a neurological disorder which also appears in the DSM-5. How would you distinguish a ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 10:20am

English
Chiara's show is coming soon. We can't wait to see it. (How do you pronounce "Chiara' in the first sentence?)
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:01am

proposal writing for high school english
how to write a proposal in brief for a 10 marks question? What structure should be followed for just 10 marks?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 3:10am

Math (College Pre-Cal)
The exact conversion between the English measurement system and the metric system is given by the equation 1 inch= 2.54 cm. Let f(x) be the number of miles in x meters. Find a formula for f(x). Give an exact answer.
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 11:06pm

English
really need help on this question it is worth 5 marks. The question is: Explain how "A Thankless Experience" is a satire with support with direct reference to the essay. The short essay is called A Thankless Experience by Stephen Lautens' it is on the internet ...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 10:01pm

English/ Writing
What are some bad compound concepts and what makes them bad?
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 9:17pm

english
animals posses sensory powers that humans lack. Homing pigeons fly with great speed and accuracy when with messages to faraway places
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 7:46pm

English Question
What is the difference between though and although?
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2:13pm

languages
Ms. Sue you can give me some website where I can translate documents from English to Spanish. I'll be very grateful for you help
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 5:51pm

English on different cultures
Why do many people across the world watch korean dramas instead of their own culture dramas?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:54pm

english (ELA)
what is another word for "spill"
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 5:42pm

English
Can someone help me check the grammar in these sentences? Thank you very much in advance. 1)If I go on a short flight journey, I’d rather take a hand luggage with me. 2)If I’m going on a tropical island, I’d like to stay in a hotel next to the beach and spend ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 4:58pm

English
Which of the following best defines diction? A. simile B. symbolism C. word choice D. dialogue Im sure its probably D?
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 2:46pm

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 2:40pm

English
Statements such as always, everybody, and never are cue words for which of the following? A. emotional appeals B. overgeneralizations C. ethical concerns D. logical appeals Its B????
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 2:34pm

English
Which of the following quotations from “The Talk” illustrates hyperbole, or intentional overstatement? I. “My best friend and I knew that we were going to grow up to be ugly.” II.“First, our heads got large, but our necks wavered, frail as crisp tulips...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 2:19pm

English
You need to ride up the road. (Which vehicle does the other person have to ride? Is this expression used only for riding a horse? What is the meaning of 'ride up'? Does the other person need to ride a horst toward the place which is up?)
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 10:14pm

English 10 Honors
I need help figuring out what the theme of the poem Family "Heirlooms" by James Tate
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:54pm

English
I am writing a personal narrative and we have to include significance like what we learned from that memory. My memory is about me getting stung by a bee in elementary school but I can't think of any significance. Help please? Thanks!
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:09pm

english
Give two examples of each of the following elements of fiction and nonfiction from the texts you’ve read in Units 1, 2, and 3. Characters: Plot: Conflict: Setting: Point of View: Theme: Style: Tone: Perspective: Bias: here r the texts 1. I stand here Ironing 2. Giant'...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 3:35pm

english
Read “Witty Ticcy Ray” by Oliver Summarize the main points of this reading.Possible points to reflect upon for your reflection paper and for workshop discussion are: 1)Ray has been diagnosed with Tourette’s Disorder, a neurological disorder which also appears in...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 1:03pm

English
Two men glare at each other. Then, a tree falls and pins them both to the ground. What kind of conflict exists in both situations? A. symbolic B. external C. internal D. natural Is it C?
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 12:10pm

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow.People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:55am

English
If the main character in a story struggles against the subzero cold of the Arctic, what kind of conflict is taking place? A. internal B. symbolic C. external D. generational Is it A????
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:27am

English
Story: A Thankless Experience Author: Stephen Lautens Question: Describe the diction that Lautens uses in "A Thankless Experience"? Describe Lautens tone in "A Thankless Experience"? Help will be appreciated :)
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 9:37pm

english A Thankless Experience Questions
Abstract words present qualities or ideas that cannot be felt by the senses. They are often general words, as opposed to concrete words which express something more tangible. Truth, honor and happiness are all abstract words, while aroma, stone and fire are concrete words. ...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 9:31pm

English
What was David given for Christmas? He was given a camera. (What is the meaning of 'for' in the question? Was David given a camera on Christmas or before Christmas or after Christmas?)
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 8:58pm

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