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Using commas correctly Before they found their seats, the first match had already begun. It was a close game, and they weren't disappointed by the final score. They had come to cheer for Antonio Fergas, and he was the winner. Although his opponent was very good, Fergas ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:52am

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listen= to pay attention in hearing ----------------------- What is the meaning 'in hearing'?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:15am

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an alternate ending to the story, the bicycle by Jillian Horton 200-250 words in lenght please!! It's due tomorrow and I'm stressing out. If you haven't read it before here's the
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 12:14am

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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

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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

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

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

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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

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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

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

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--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

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

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

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!
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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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
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

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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

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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
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

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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

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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

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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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There isn't (any,no) newspaper in that little town. I think any There wasn't (anybody,nobody)in the house. I think anybody Please don't ask him (any,no)questions. I think any I haven't solved(any,none) of my problems. I think any
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:50pm

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She hasn't said (anything, nothing) about her accident. I think anything Hardly (anything,nothing) pleases him. I think anything There aren't (any,no) pears in the supermarket. I think any
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:42pm

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There isn't (any,no) ink in this pen. I think any Didn't you make (any,no) copies for the other people? I think any I haven't had (any,no) time to repair the lawn mower. I think any
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:34pm

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We didn't have (any, no)printed programs. I think any I don't want (any,no) cereal for breakfast this morning. I think any You must no speak to (anyone, no one)about our surprise party plans. I think anyone
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:25pm

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Which is the correct word The suspect wouldn't admit (anything, nothing.) I think anything I don't know (any, none) of the people on this bus. I think any Rosa couldn't do (anything, nothing) about changing the time of our program. I think anything.
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:11pm

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Prior knowledge of what subject would help the reader understand "Rosa Parks: My Story"? A.segregation laws<--- B.public housing C.bus fares
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3:00pm

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Identify the underline potions following sentence The children built a sand castle that is underline while their father read the book answers are adverb clause, adjective clause, subordinate clause thanks
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:55pm

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They spotted a pod of killer whales driving along the ocean highway?answers are dangling, misplace, both, misplace d and dangling, no error
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:17pm

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Where should the comma be placed in this sentence. The chameleons turning from tan to green became invisible,answers are. After turning, became, chameleons. Thanks
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:35pm

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In Ernest Hemingway An author's attitude toward a piece of work? Answers are,tone, voice, style thanks
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:32pm

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Here are some quotes in Pride and Prejudice, can you help me to analyze it, remember to write it in your own words, I'm not good at analyzing, so... 1. It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. 2. ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

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Should colonel be capitalized in this sentence? My Uncle Charles is a colonel in the US Army. Should sergeant be capitalized in this sentence? The speaker at our assembly was sergeant Arlene M Hayes.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:51pm

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I need help writing a villanelle.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:46pm

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28. Which of the following is an example of an internal conflict? (1 point) A)Joel sees a friend cheat on a test and must decide whether or not to tell. B)Sophie takes a carpentry course, and the male instructor is rude and unhelpful. C)Kylie rescues an abused horse and ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:34pm

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27. What two things is F. Scott Fitzgerald comparing metaphorically by choosing "Babylon Revisited" as the title of his story? (1 point) A)an ancient, ruined city and Charlie's former life of excess B)a place of peace and harmony and Charlie's previous ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:18pm

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is this a metaphor or is the writer just describing the revenue? "cafeteria reform had the effect of starving school cafeterias of revenue..."
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:14pm

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26. In medias res means that a story begins __________ of a storyline. (1 point) A)at the beginning B)in the middle C)at the end D)at the climax i think its b
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:10pm

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26. In medias res means that a story begins __________ of a storyline. (1 point)at the beginning in the middle at the end at the climax
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:06pm

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18. How does the narrator in Ernest Hemingway's short story "In Another Country" view himself in comparison to the other soldiers? (1 point) a)He thinks he is not as brave as they are. b)He senses he is not treated as well as they are. c)He feels he does not ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:51pm

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is this an example of antithesis? I think it is because it has two contrasting ideas, but I am not 100% sure... "The problem isn't that we're eating the wrong things at these restaurants; the problem is that we are eating there at all."
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:39pm

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16. In the beginning, modernist writers were mainly reacting to the (1 point) a)horrors of slavery. b)violence of World War I. c)unequal treatment of women. d)effects of industrialism on nature.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 5:33pm

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Can someone help me with these sentences? Which of them are grammatically correct? Thank you very much in advance. 1) They are not able to dance well. 2) They can't dance well 3) Are you able to play the piano? 4) Can you play the piano? 5) Were you able to find the book ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 4:48pm

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which word is correct I don't want (any,no) cereal for breakfast this morning.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:08pm

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Double Negative You must not speak to (anyone, no one) about our surprise party plans. the double negetive is no one
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:25pm

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Double Negatives She hasn't said (anything, nothing) about her accident. Is the answer anything
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:14pm

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Prepositional phrase (In the distance,) we saw the top(of the snowcapped peak.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:45pm

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Prepositional phrases The study (of geography) teaches us (about the features)(of other lands.) (At one time)Philadelphia was the capital (of the United States.) The report (of the secretary) was given (at the beginning)(of the meeting.) (In the glow)(of the fading light,) we ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:19pm

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prepositional phrase The huddle(in football) was first used (by a team)(from Georgia Universtiy)(in 1896.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:43am

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Help with prepositional phrases Deposits(of iron ore) exist(near the western end)(of the Great Lakes.) Travelers (of a century ago) journeyed (by stagecoach.) The huge tower (of stone)(in Delhi)(in India) is a monument (to the skill)(of its builders)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:32am

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Prepostional phrases Tons (of violets) are made (into perfume) each year. The heart (of a person) pumps more than four quarts (of blood)(in one minute.) One (of the secrets)(of success)is the wise use (of leisure time.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:00am

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Standard time was adopted (in the United States) (in 1884.) prepositional phrases
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:40am

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What is the function of the motif of fallen leaves in "Spring and Fall"? A. It promises renewal of the speaker's hopes. B. It points out the child's misunderstanding. C. It sets the autumn scene. D. It conveys a theme of loss and death.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:26am

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Prepositions and prepositional phrases Self-government (in the United States) began (in Jamestown) (in 1619.)
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:06am

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Identify prepositions and prepositional phrases. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. Preposition is of/ prepositional phrase is in Kansas. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. prepositions are in and in.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:17am

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Identify each preposition and each prepostitional phrase. 1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. (in 1847 is the prepositional phrase.) 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. prespostition is mall, don't see a prepostional ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 8:38am

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The title "Darkness at Noon" relates to a. the lack of understanding about disabled workers b. an eclipse occurring at noon c. the regulations that demand equal employment opportunities d. the problem of a very capable man Not sure between A and B i think it is b Help!
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 10:44pm

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i need an example of a news report wrriten about the short story ''Thankyou Maam'' by langston Hughes
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 7:52pm

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Thesis: My favorite thing to do is listen to music. Transition-- Cool Closing Sentence: "Sing like no one is listening, dance like no one is watching, love like you'll never get hurt and live like it's heaven on Earth" I need help on my transition sentence. ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:37pm

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help using who or whom The person who I called is my sister. For whom is this letter? Whom will we select? Who told us about Frank? Whom did he call? Who sat next to me?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:18pm

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Using who or Whom 1. Who told you about our plans? 2. Who is our greatest scientist? 3. Whom did Armando send for? 4. Who are those women? 5. Who is your instructor? 6. Who is your friend? 7. To whom is that package addressed? 8. For whom shall I ask? 9. Who do you think can ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:10pm

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Using the correct indefinite pronouns These are what I think the answers are in parenthesis. Never judge anyone entirely by (his or her) looks. Each one has a right to (his or her) own opinion in this matter. Some man has left (his) raincoat. Has each student received (his or ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:47pm

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Paraphase - to cut a long story short, one day I decided to be a man about my feelings
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:41pm

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Using correct pronouns Each of the children willingly did (his or her, their) share of the camp duties. Would the correct pronoun be his or her? Someone has left (her or his, their) automobile across the highway. Would the correct pronoun be their? Each of children willingly ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:18pm

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Rewrite using commas where needed. "At the beginning of a ramp the skaters rise suddenly." My answer: At the beginning of a ramp, the skaters rise suddenly.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:06pm

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Indefinite pronoun Both worked hard. Is "both" the indefinite pronoun?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 4:00pm

English-Ms.Sue
The weight of the rider is one force and gravity is another. Do I need a comma in this sentence? If so, why?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 3:55pm

Theory of Computation- Math - Context free grammar
Write a context-free grammar for the following language. Start with an English statement of the language, and give five good strings. x1#x2# .. #xk, k ≥ 1, for some i and j: xi = xj^R, Σ = {a, b, #} (notes: xi’s contain a’s and b’s only, #’s ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 3:34pm

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Using who/whom whoever/whomever At red lights, my friend tries to race whoever pulls up beside him. Susan, who was in an ugly mood, pushed past a Girl Scout trying to sell cookies. Noel, whom I've known since middle school, has decided to trade in his ancient Honda. You ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 3:07pm

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In "Paul's Case," members of the faculty don't like Paul's carnation because they think A. it doesn't match his other clothing. B. it suggests that he's not taking things seriously. C. it's the mark of an early death. D. it's effeminate ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 2:47pm

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Participles Onions are among the largest vegetable crops produced in the United States. Would the participle be produced? The truck, burdened with its load, traveled slowly over the rough road. Would the participle be burdened?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 2:14pm

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help with participles The rude person, shoving others aside, went to see the manager. Would the participle be shoving The lake, frozen solidly, looked like a huge mirror. Would the participle be frozen?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:57pm

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Find the participle Several passengers injured in the wreck were brought to the local hospital. Would the participle be injured
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:41pm

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Need help with participles Onions are among the largest vegetable crops produced in the United States. would the participle be vegetable? Several passengers injured in the wreck were brought to the local hospital. Would the participle be several? The fire, fanned by the high ...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:28pm

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Need help with participles Onions are among the largest vegetable crops produced in the United States. Would the participle be largest We drove slowly, enjoying every minute of the drive. Would the participle be enjoying?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:08pm

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Need help with participle in the sentence We saw the thunderstorm advancing across the plains. Biting insects hovered over our campsite at night. Would the participles be advancing, and biting?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:04pm

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Need help with the participle in the sentence The chart showing sales figures is very helpful. Would the participle be showing
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 1:01pm

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Need help with infinitive The only way to have a friend is to be one. Would both "to have" and "to be" be the infinitives
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:58pm

English Grade 11
Explain how the meaning of each of the following words is related to the root work -litera- mean "letter." 1. literate (adj.) 2. literature
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:02pm

Year 9 English
I need an idea for a modern gothic short story! 500 words and try not to make it clique! Thankyou xx
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:04am

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Is it "watch a one of a kind performance" or "watch one of a kind performance" I thought it was the first one, while someone else thought the second. Thanks!
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:43pm

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Which sentence is punctuated correctly? The contents of the box consisted of seven, long-haired kittens. Marilyn was a lively outgoing, girl. Most of the middle schoolers hang out at the old, cool ice cream shop on 23rd Street. Is it A or C?
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:40pm

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Has anyone here read The Diary of Anne Frank?
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10:55pm

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find the infinitive Adam, try to be on time in the morning.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:52pm

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What are the infinitives in the sentence The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:46pm

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correct the following sentence: elvis our cat play with his toy and then he played on the scratching post There are 6 errors but I could only find 5. Elvis, our cat played with his toy, and then he played on the scratching post.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:54pm

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True or False: Never discuss an argument's implications. Comment only on the paper's explicit content. I think true is the answer.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:49pm

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