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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

English
In a typical Hawthorne world of moonbeams and shadows, the greatest pain for the Kinsman is not the tar and feathers, an extremely painful procedure, but making eye contact with the nephew to whom he had portrayed himself as a big shot. Most Americans have been taught to cheer...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:32am

English (SCARLET LETTER)
We are reading the story, THE SCARLET LETTER, in class and I am confused on this question. From my understanding, Dimmesdale gets on scaffold and imagine what would be to tell the truth about his sin but then all of the sudden Hester and Pearl walks by. But I don't think ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:29am

English
1. Valmy is in bed, asleep 2. Valmy is asleep in bed. ---------------------- Are both grammatical? Do we pronounce 'l' in the name 'Valmy'?
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 11:45pm

english
1. Fifty thousand euros can get the picture. 2. Fifty thousand Euros can get the picture. (Are they grammatical? Do we have to use 'euros' or 'Euros'?)
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 9:05pm

English
Water rose almost to the top of the dam. Is the a predicate adjective?
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 6:00pm

English
What is a PERFECT essay about Sandy Hook Elementary School?
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 5:46pm

english
in blue--and vividly blue were its windows. vividly means?
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 4:17pm

engliSH
The opposite of withdraw is? a) Shocked b) puzzled C) relieved D) revealed
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 4:02pm

English
Consider both Hamlin Garland's "The Return of a Private" and Mark Twain's "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" as works of regionalist fiction. In a response of at least two paragraphs, compare and contrast these stories as examples of ...
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 2:27am

ENGLISH
What does the qoute mean. Can a counter example or counter claim be made? "To enjoy good wealth , to bring true happiness to ones family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control ones own mind. If a person can control his mind he can find his way to ...
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 2:20am

english
would it be pro-European or Pro-European
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 6:39pm

Super quick english question
okay I lied, I have some more! Which sentence has correct capitalization? The river was moving fast: One hundred miles an hour. The guide was accomplished at many things: Rafting, boating, hiking, and wilderness survival. The guide did something amazing: She steered the canoe ...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 6:13pm

Super quick english question
last one! We will need the following supplies for our school garden: Shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, and compost. does school need to b capital?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 5:45pm

Super quick english question
Which sentence shows correct capitalization and use of end marks inside parentheses? I put your guitar (The dog keeps knocking it over) back in your room. I put your guitar (The dog keeps knocking it over.) back in your room. I put your guitar (the dog keeps knocking it over...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 5:21pm

WORD USAGE
1. What is the indirect object in the following sentence? For her birthday, Jody bought Alice an angora sweater. A. Sweater B. Alice C. Birthday D. Jody A? 2. Which sentence below contains a correctly used modifier in italics? A. I feel (goodly) now that I'm over the flu. ...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 3:57pm

Quick english help
In which sentence is who used correctly? Who did you discuss with him? About who were you discussing? Who is the person that you were discussing? Who were you discussing? Would it be the first one?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 3:19pm

English
Did you read the book A view from the Bridge? I need help with it.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 1:21pm

English
"At Common Good we tried to stick to 85-15, so 85 percent of the food we grow are distributed within the community, then 15 percent we sell to local restaurants and a mobile farmers' market that comes once a week," she said. ------------------------- How do we ...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:27am

English
1. If I had a DMB phone, I would watch the drama here. 2. As I don't have a DMB phone, I can't watch the drama here. 3. As I don't have a DMB phone, I don't watch the drama here. ------------------------------ Is #1 close to #2 or #3 in meaning?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:54am

English
1. If I had passed the test, I would have gotten a new computer. 2. If I had passed the test, I would have got a new computer. ------------- Which one is right? Are both OK? 3. If you became a movie star, who would you be? 4. If you became a movie star, who would you become? 5...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:50am

English
1. Now I can see more of her. 2. Now I can see her more. (Are both grammatical? Are both the same in meaning?)
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 12:10am

English
1. Ariel calls Prospero, 'master'. 2. Ariel calls Prospero, 'Master'. (Which expression is correct?) 3. Ariel puts Alonso's ship in one of the island's parts. 4. Alonso, Sebastian, and Gonzalo land in a different part of the island. 5. Caliban must get ...
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 12:08am

English
Their ship is not far from here in a river. ---------------------------- What is the relationship between 'here' and 'in a river'? Are they in apposition?
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 12:01am

English 10
I have to a narrative argument about the human nature in the book Lord of The Flies. Any ideas what examples of human nature in the book i can use? please help this is urgent. Please!!
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 10:31pm

English
[ms Yardley is an art dealer. The man is going to hand a picture by Picasso.] 'Fifty thousand Euros, Ms Yardley,' the man says. 'I want fifty thousand Euros to get it.' ------------------------------------- What does the last sentence mean? Would you ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:50pm

English
1. Pierre Valmy -------------------- How do you pronounce 'Valmy'? Do you pronounce the 'l' sound? 2. England are playing France at football this evening. ------------------- is this sentence grammatical?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:47pm

English
I still have a few doubts. Thank you very much. 1) When I go to a party, I generally wear clothes which are smarter than the ones I wear for school. 2) I want to be original and on fashion (is it possible?) 3) What do you think of/about this coat? Are both "about " ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:19pm

ENGLISH
The Call of the Wild is a story about a dog named Buck. Buck is a pampered dog who lives with a wealthy family in southern California. During the Gold Rush, Buck is captured, sold, and eventually shipped to Alaska to work as a sled dog. Along the way, Buck is mistreated by a ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 12:18pm

English
1. If your friend has bad grades, what would you say to help her get better grades. 2. If your friend had bad grades, what would you say to help her get better grades. ------------------ Which one is grammatical? Do we have to use 'has' or 'had'? Are both ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:04pm

English (advertisements)
"This city of 200,000 has over 400 restaurants" Is that an unfinished claim? Unfinished claim-When you make a comparison, you state two things that are compared (for ex I am taller than you) Advertisers may intentionally not finish the comparison "this battery ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 7:18pm

English
1. Shut the door behind you. 2. Shut the door behind yourself. 3. I looked about me. 4. I looked about myself. 5. We have the whole week before us. 6. We have the whole week before ourselves. (Which expressions are grammatical? Is each pair grammatical?)
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:57pm

English
What should the warrant be about in a argumentative essay?
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:30pm

English
I urgently need your help with a few sentences. Can you tell me which alternatives are possible? 1) What do you think of/about these shoes? 2) AlL the ones I have been shown are uncool 3) all of the ones I have been shown... 4) He was given two weeks by the judge in which to ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 4:50pm

Business English
I need help writing this: You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:42pm

English
What type of clause or phrase is italicized in the sentence below? (Jumping across the ditch), the fire threatened our house.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:09pm

English
Four score and seven years ago, our forefathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation conceived in (liberty) and dedicated to the proposition all men are created equal.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:07pm

English
Why is "For the frozen sun's return" considered an oxymoron?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 2:24pm

english
how would i write about two historical figure purposes?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 9:40am

English
1. He doesn't want newspaper men to come to the Valley of the Kings bringing lots of visitors. 2. He doesn't want newspaper men to come to the Valley of the Kings while/as they bring lots of visitors. (Does #1 mean #2? Are both the same in meaning?)
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 4:36am

English
We all waited in the sand under the sun. ------------------------------ Are 'we' on the sand or under the sand based on the sentence above?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 4:32am

English
1. We all laughed and cried. 2. It was very exciting! 3. But after a time, Mr Carter said we must all be quiet. ------------------------ Q: What does #1 mean? Does #1 mean that we all laughed while we cried? Did we laugh and cry at the same time? Q: What does 'it' ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 4:30am

English
Mr Carter says we can't tell people about the steps in the sand. He says they're very important. ---------------------------- Does #1 as in the passage above mean #2, #3, or #4?? 1. We can't tell people about the steps. 2. We are not able to tell people about the ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 4:08am

English
We soon found a step in the sand. ---------------- What is the part of speech of 'in the sand'? Is it an adverbial phrase modifying 'found,' or an adjective phrase modifying 'step'?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 3:41am

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