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These sentences are from my test in which I answered these sentences incorrectly. So please suggest the right answers to them. 1)Ram said to me,"I go to school daily."(change to indirect speech) 2)He wrote me a letter.(change to passive voice) 3)Who built the Taj?(change to ...

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1. Have you checked out our school website lately? 2. Have you lately checked out our school website? (What is the suitable position of the adverb 'lately'?) 3. Is there something that/which I should see? (Do you prefer 'which' to 'that' in this sentence?) 4. Mina sent me a ...

English
1. A few day ago, I went to the zoo with Chanmi and Mina. ------------------------------- Why is 'the' used before 'zoo' in this sentence? Does 'the zoo' mean the specific zoo which both girls know? Or is zoo' in generic use? =============================== 2. Mina said yes. 3...

English
1. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, making fun of my pose. 2. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments while they made fun of my pose. 3. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments while they were making fun of my pose. 4. Some students posted a lot of ...

Social Studies Help
1. Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio valley in the mid- 1700s? a. to force the French out of North America b. to put French settlers there under English rule c. to demonstrate Britain's strength to France and Spain d. to gain access to the region's ...

Math
Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.

Math
Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.

English
I am going shopping this weekend

English
Some common examples of oxymoron expressions are "alone together," "virtual reality," and "a fine mess." Should the sentence read: oxymoronic, oxymora or oxymorons Answer: oxymoronic

English
Choose the best action or situation. An example of a metonym for the planet earth. soil globe rock moon Answer: globe

English
1. When he was ill, he didn't play football. 2. Being ill, he didn't play football. ---------------------------- 3. If he is ill, he will not play football. 4. Being ill, he will not play football. ----------------------------- 5. Although he was ill, he played football. 6. ...

English
1. It smells bad in here. 2. It smells bad. 3. It smells bad in this room. ---------------------- What does it refer to in each sentence?

English
1. Being poor, he was always happy. 2. Being ill, he played football. 3. Being rich, he was not happy. 4. Though he was poor, he was always happy. 5. Though he was ill, he played football. 6. Though he was rich, he was not happy. 1=>4, 2=>5, 3=>6...

History
In all English colonies a white man could vote only if he was a Christian Property owner•• Church goer Member of the gentry

English 2
How do the native Americans respond to the spaniards in the first encounter

English
1. I called my brother, walking along the river. 2. I called my brother while I was walking along the river. 3. I called my brother while I walked along the river. -------------------- Which one is closer to #1 in meaning, #2 or #3?

English
1. Being ill, he played football. 2. Although he was ill, he played football. ( #1 is incorrect. #2 is right. We cannot change #2 into #1. Is that right? Where can we find the explanation about that?) 3. Being ill, he couldn't go to school. 4. Because he was ill, he couldn't ...

English
Hello. I'd like to know about the use of the verb like. 1. I like you to go there. 2. I like you going there 3. I like you go there. ---------------------------- Which one is grammatical? ================================ 4. I'd like you to got there. 5. I'd like you going ...

math
100 student appeared in class test for a combined english and hindi examination. 70 students passed in both,8 failed in english and hindi and 5 failed in hindi only find how manystudents failed in english and how many students passed in hindi also find how many students passed...

English
Now,he (watch)the t.V.

English
1. Complete the sentences by using the words in the parenthesis. 2. Complete the sentences by using the words in the parentheses. --------------------------- Which one is right? Do we have to use the singular form or the plural form at the end of each sentence?

English
1. He is knocking on the door. 2. He is knocking at the door. 3. He is knocking (on the door) at the door. ----------------- Which one is right? Are both okay? Do both have a different meaning? Doe #2 mean #3?

English
1. People posted a lot of comments on my blog. 2. People uploaded a lot of comments on my blog. --------------------------- Can we use both verbs? Which one is right?

English
It is the ugliest but has so many colors

English
1. She played the piano, singing a song. 1-2. She played the piano and sang a song. 2. Jenny is in the coffee shop, drinking coffee. 2-2. Jenny is in the coffee shop and drinking coffee. 3. Mike is standing there, listening to music. 3-2. Mike is standing there and listening ...

English
1. Being sick, he didn't go to school. 2. Because he was sick, he didn't go to school. (Can we use both expressions? Are they the same?) 3. Being sick, he went out to play soccer. 4. Though he was sick, he went out to play soccer. (What about these two sentences? Can we use ...

English
1. I had this radio fixed by the repairman. 2. I let this doll played by the boy. 3. I bade this work done by the man. 4. I helped my homework done by him. 5. I made this house built by the construction workers. ------------------------------ Are they all grammatical? Past ...

English
1. You broke your computer? 2. Did you break your computer? ---------------------- Does #1 mean #2? What is the difference between them?

English
Smells bad. Do you mind if I open the window? - I'm sorry but I do. I have a cold. ................................ What is the full form of 'Smells bad'? 1. It smells bad. 2. That smells bad. 3. ____ smells bad. Do you sometimes use the expression "Smells bad" in conversation...

English
Hi, can I speak to Tom? - Just a moment! I'll get him. -------------------------- This is a telephone conversation. What is the meaning of the last sentence? What is the meaning of the verb 'get'? 1. I'll bring him. 2. I'll fetch him. 3. I'll take him. 4. I'll go and bring him.

English
The poem small passing by I grid de kok is free verse so has no structure, but I am not sure what sound device is used to creat rhythm and form? Please help

English
How does the poet creat contrast in the poem 'small passing' referring to the first section? Lines 1-35 I know what the contrast is. But not sure how to explain how it is created. So the contrast would be how a mother of a white child has. Lost her baby and should not mourn, ...

English
1. He smiled brightly, and he extended his hand.(simultaneous situation) 2. He smiled brightly, and he extended his hand at the same time.(simultaneous situation) 3. He smiled brightly, and then he extended his hand. (not simultaneous situation) 4. After he smiled brightly, he...

english
In Expanded Academic ASAP and other periodical databases, it's best to put your exact phrase in A. parentheses. B. between dashes. C. quotation marks. D. between asterisks.

English Lit
Does any one know what the tone is for the poem Small Passing written by Ingrid de Kok?

English
I checked the pronunciation of 'upload' in some dictionaries. I could find several ones. How do we pronounce 'upload'? When upload is used as a verb, do we put the primary stress on the second syllable? Do we put the primary stress on the first syllable when 'upload' is used ...

English
1. This morning, I walked to school, feeling embarrassed. 2. This morning, I walked to school, while I was feeling embarrassed. 3. This morning, I walked to school, while I felt embarrassed. 4. This morning, I walked to school, and I felt embarrassed. 5. This morning, I walked...

English
1. She found her photo with a lot of comments, making fun of her pose. 2. She found her photo with a lot of comments, which were making fun of her pose. 3. She found her photo with a lot of comments, which made fun of her pose. 4. She found her photo with a lot of comments, ...

English
1. She uploaded the pictures on her school website. 2. She uploaded the pictures to her school website. (Which preposition do we have to use, 'on' or 'to'? Are both okay?) 3. Some students posted a lot of unkind comments, making fun of my pose. 4. Some students posted a lot of...

English
1. We had a lot of fun, taking pictures with Mina's camera. 2. We had a lot of fun, while we were taking pictures with Mina's camera. 3. We had a lot of fun, while we took pictures with Mina's camera. (Which one is similar to #1, #2 or #3? Are they all the same? Do we have to ...

English
Thank you very much for your help. Here go some more sentences related to participal construction. 1. He was standing there, and he closed his eyes. (Did he close his eyes later? Or was two actions done at the same time?) 2. He was standing there, closing his eyes. 3. He was ...

English
1. I shall be lonely with you away. 2. I shall be lonely if you are away. (Does #1 mean #2 in meaning?) 3. She smiled brightly, extending her hand. 4. She smiled brightly while she extended her hand. 5. She smiled brightly and she extended her hand. 6. She smiled brightly and ...

english
The patient is a 13-year-old female weighing 100 pounds who has a sprained wrist. The patient is a 13-year-old female with a sprained wrist weighing 100 pounds.

English 1
Why do some readers choose to join reader groups? A. Groups offer opportunities to discuss interesting topics in literature.*** B. Groups allow readers to find out the ends of stories without reading. C. Groups usually give away free books to their regular attendees. D. Groups...

english
There was one student still taking the exam when the bell rang. I need to find simple subject and complete subject. I know that "STUDENT" is the subject

English
1. As he was young, he liked playing soccer. 2. When he was young, he liked playing soccer. 3. Because he was young, he liked playing soccer. 4. As he was young, he couldn't work at a company. 5. When he was young, he couldn't work at a company. 6. Because he was young, he ...

English
1. Walking along the street, I met her. 2. When I was walking along the street, I met her. 3. When I walked along the street, I met her. * 4. Being walking along the street, I met her. -------------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Which one is close to #1? Is #4 ...

English
1. I read comic books, eating some snacks. 2. I read comic books while /as I ate some snacks. 3. I read comic books and ate some snacks. 4. I read comic books and ate some snacks at the same time. ---------------------------------- Are they all the same and grammatical? Does #...

English
1. When I meet her, I will be very glad. 2. If I meet her, I will be very glad. 3. As I meet her, I will be very glad. 4. Because I meet her, I will be very glad. 5. Because I will meet her, I will be very glad. --------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Which one ...

English 2
What is the tone of the following lines in "At the Tourist Centre of Boston"? I seem to remember people, at least in the cities, also slush , machines and assorted garbage. Perhaps that was my private mirage which will just evaporate when I go back. -embarrassed -ironic -...

English
1. Looking out the window, a good idea occurred to me. 2. Running along the road, a giant bear came out from the trees. 3. Walking in the park, a boy was jumping on and on. --------------------- Would you look at the sentences above? Are they okay in everyday conversation? Or ...

English
1. Don't tell anyone about it. It's a top secret. ----------------------- If we want to talk about the next valuable secret, what expression can we use? 2. It's a second top secret. 3. It's the next top secret. 4. It's a second class secret. (Do we have to use 'a' or 'the'? ...

English
1. When the dog saw me, he wagged his tail. 2. When he saw me, the dog wagged his tail. -------------------------- Which one is grammatical? Are both ok?

English
1. spend: to use money to buy or pay for something 2. spend: use money to buy or pay for something --------------------------------- word: definition (Why is 'to...' used in a dictionary for the definition of each word? What about #2? Can we use as in #2 as the definition of ...

English
1. Describe what Sonya does at the dacha. 2. What does Sonya do at the dacha? 3. Write down what Sonya does at the dacha. 4. Write more than 7 sentences, describing the things that Sonya does at the dacha. ---------------- Which ones are suitable for a title?

English
1. After Momaday's book came works by other modern American Indian writers. What is the subject? book

English
1. Born in 1934 in Oklahoma, Momaday lived on Navajo and Apache reservations in the Southwest. 2. Momaday's father was a Kiowa. 3. As a young man, Momaday attended the University of New Mexico and Stanford University. 4. In the Way to Rainy Mountain, he tells about the myths ...

English
Based on what you've learned about the Anglo-Saxon and medieval literature, which type do you think the expert from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is more like? Use examples from the excerpt for support. Frodo was lying face upward on the ground and the monster was ...

English
Revise the following sentence so that ACTIONS name KEY VERBS. 1. Our discussion was lively and fun

English
1. Saying hey, the foreigner walked toward me. 2. The foreigner walked toward me, saying hey. 3. The foreigner, saying hey, walked toward me. (Are they all grammatical?) 4. When I was given the mug, I felt happy. 4-2. Given the mug, I felt happy. 5. Because it was written in ...

English
1. A kind girl, she was loved by all. 2. Because she was a kind girl, she was loved by all. --------------- Does #1 mean #2? Or in #1, is "A kind girl" in apposition with "she"? 3. As it was rainy, I had to stay at home. 4. It being rainy, I had to stay at home. 5. It rainy, I...

English
1. She stood there, and she closed her eyes. 2. She stood there, closing her eyes. 3. She stood there, with her eyes closed. 4. While she stood there, she closed her eyes. 5. While she closed her eyes, she stood there. ------------------ Are the five sentences all the same in ...

English
Is the word "and" still considered a coordinating conjunction if it is being used in a list rather than to connect two independent clauses? For example: "Jeff wants to buy an apple, a pear, and a banana" Is the "and" used in that sentence still a coordinating conjunction?

English
Is this right? Complete subject: Sniffer dogs Simple subject: dogs Sniffer dogs trained to detect drugs, blood, and explosives can help solve crimes and save lives.

English
1.Read the following lines from the poem "At the Tourist Centre in Boston" is this a manufactured hallucination, a cynical fiction, a lure for export only? Which of the following words best describes the speaker's tone?

english
I have to revise each statement to eliminate the unethical aspects. - Factory- trained technicians respond to all our calls. - “The service contract… on the whole… applied to upgrades .”

English
1. She has a piano. 2. She has two pianos. 3. She has a pianoforte. 4. She has two pianofortes. -------------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Do you use #3? What about the plural form of 'pianoforte'? Do you use #4?

English
1. I want my photo to be deleted by you. 2. I want my photo deleted by you. (Are both grammatical? Which one is a common one?) 3. He hung the picture on the wall. 4. The criminal was hanged at the prison last year. (Are both okay?) 5. Make your message clear. 6. You should be ...

English
1. The fact that he died suddenly is unbelievable. 2. I like the idea that people can live on Mars in the future. 3. I had the feeling that he was very nice. 4. It is difficult to get the chance that you can be employed at the company. --------------------------- Are they all ...

English
1. He is one of the greatest men that have ever lived in America. (Is this sentence right? What does 'America' mean? Does America mean the USA or South America and North America?) 2. Which person is the man that/which you want to meet? (Can we use either 'that' or 'which'? Do ...

English
1. With night coming on, we started for home. 2. Because night came on, we started for home. 3. Night came on, and we started for home. -------------------------- Q1: Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Q2: What is the meaning of 'com on'? What are similar words in mening?

English
1. Waiting for him, I read a fashion magazine. 1-2. As I waited for him, I read a hion magazine. (Are both the same?) 2. To wait for him, I read a fashion magazine. 2-1. I read a fashion magazine so that I waited for him. (Are both the same?) --------------------------- Are ...

Social Studies
Can someone check my responses please? I want to make sure I'm correct before submitting. The * is my response 1. How does the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag of the United States reflect the concept of natural rights? A. The Pledge of Allegiance includes the phrase "under ...

english 1
Which of these is an example of a metaphor in My Forbidden Face? A. Latifa releases the canary from the cage. B. Latifa compares the Taliban's oppression to a slow death. C. Latifa quotes specific laws that the Taliban put in place. The word lucid means "clear." Based on your ...

English
Just out of curiosity, is it okay to use the phrase "and so" in a sentence? Like "Johnathan knew that he had to help the boy asking a question on Jiskha. And so, he did just that, and the boy went on to being the happiest boy on earth." I just need to know if "and so" is a ...

Physics
An arrow is shot straight up from the edge of a cliff with an initial velocity of 50 ft/s. Answer the following questions using English units. The acceleration due to gravity has a magnitude of 32.2 ft/s. A. Find the time to reach the highest point. (please use step by step ...

Physics
An arrow is shot straight up from the edge of a cliff with an initial velocity of 50 ft/s. Answer the following questions using English units. The acceleration due to gravity has a magnitude of 32.2 ft/s. A. Find the time to reach the highest point. B. Find the displacement at...

English
Is High Grass capitalized?

American government
which of the following was one compromise related to the declaration of independence that was agreed to by the delegates to the second continental congress? A. language condemning he slave trade was removed B. language criticizing the english people was strengthened C. a list ...

English
do you write annotations in appendix in a book?

English II
Write a letter as if you are a foreign exchange student living in America. Pretend you are writing to your family in your homeland and you must explain an American custom they know nothing at all about. To write a convincing letter, you must examine the American custom through...

Social Studies
1. Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio Valley in the mid- 1700s? A. To force the french out of North America B. To put French settlers there under English rule C. To demonstrate Britain's strength to France and Spain** D. To gain access to the regions ...

Social Studies (check my answers))
1. Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio valley in the mid- 1700s? a. to force the French out of North America b. to put French settlers there under English rule *** c. to demonstrate Britain's strength to France and Spain d. to gain access to the region's ...

English II
Explain how your mystery/legend contains the following literary elements: I chose Atlantis as my mystery/legend. I am not sure what they mean when they say scene. My answer is as follows. a. Setting b. Plot c. Characters d. Conflict e. Scene The legend/mystery of Atlantis ...

Goverment
Which of the following was one compromise related to the Declaration of Independence that was agreed to by the delegates to the second continental congress? Language condemning the slave trade was removed Language criticizing the English people was strengthened A list of ...

English
1. I made funny poses, imitating monkeys. 2. I made funny poses, to imitate monkeys. 3. I made funny poses to imitate monkeys. ========================= Is #2 or #3 grammatical? What is the difference between #1 and #3?

English
1. I don't understand why you're upset. 2. I don't understand why you'r crazy. --------------------------- Are both similar in meaning? ===================================== 3. I pased you message on to my mother. 4. I pased you message to my mother...

English
1. Who allowed you to come in here? ------------------- Is 'in' an adverb or a preposition? Is 'here' a noun or an adverb? ==================================== 2. Do not drive, sending text messages. 3. Do not drive and send text messages. 4. Do not drive while sending text ...

English
Hi, may I speak to David? - Just a moment! I'll get him. --------------------- In this telephone conversation, what does 'get' mean? Bring, catch, etc?

English
1. They drilled through several layers of rock to reach the oil. 2. They drilled through several layers of a rock to reach the oil. 3. They drilled through several layers of rocks to reach the oil. ========================= Which one is right? Do we have to use 'rock,' 'a rock...

English
Annotating a book. How many literary devices should you list down?

English
If you had a book to annotate would you do it on the book or on paper?

English grammar
How do I correctly punctuate this sentence? Carol couldn't start the car after leaving the football game fortunately however Roger came along and spotted the trouble quickly. I think the answer is: Carol couldn't start the car after the football game. Fortunately, however, ...

English II
1. Explain the difference between a mystery and a legend. 2. Create a list of at least five (5) of these proven and unproven beliefs about your chosen event. 3. Explain why each of the items in the list are proven or unproven. 1. A mystery is something that remains unexplained...

ENGLISH
WHAT IS THE SIMILE OF THE POEM SMALL PASSING "THEIR MOURNING RISES LIKE A WALL

English Grammar
Please help me with these: 1. Difference between 'to' and 'for' and give some example sentences For me, TO is used with a verb, like the infinitive and FOR is used with a noun or gerund. 2. Why cant we say angry to? For me, angry is only used with AT or WITH and not TO but I ...

English
1. Designed by her, the bag is popular these days. 1-2. Being designed by her, the bag is popular these days. 2. Because it was designed by her, the bag is popular these days. 3. Because the bag was designed by her, it is popular these days. ------------------------- Can #1 be...

English
What is the simple subject and predicate in this sentence: "Every Saturday she had hot biscuits, sweet butter, and Golden Eagle Syrup waiting on the kitchen table."

English
Kim's dog and her cat are good friends, most of the time. subject: Kim's dog and her cat verb: are

English
Kathy's family buys and serves healthy food. subject:Kathy's family verb: buys, serves

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