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July 26, 2016

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English
1. You can go home now. 2. You are able to go home now. 3. You are allowed to go home now. (I allow you to go home now.) 4. It is possible for you to go home now. ----------------------------- It is a little confusing. If somebody says, "You can go home now," what ...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 by rfvv

writing skills
You think using a dictionary is hard, _____________________________________ imagine ________ how difficult it was to compile the first dictionary of English. Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence? If you think the original is ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by piper

English
1. Can I ask you a favor? 2. Can I ask you a thing? 3. Can I ask you two things? 4. Can I ask you two favors? ------------------------------------ favor: a thing that you do to help sb... This was the definition of 'favor' according to a dictionary. Can we use all the ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. They have been married for five years. (status) 2. I have been married to her for seven years.(status) 3. He married her two years ago. (action) 4. He has been married to Emily for a long time. (status) 5. He was married to Emily last year.(action...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
Hello. I would be very grateful if you helped me with a few sentences. 1) Which part of the book did you like the most? (Did I use "the most" correctly?) 2) Anlyze US involvement in global affairs. (I didn't use THE before US involvement. Am I right?) 3) Speak on...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by Ilma

English
Hello. I would be very grateful for your help. Do you think it's possible to use "speak" in the following context: "Speak on the role of the monarchy" or "Speak on the major challenges facing the country at present" (a question at an exam or ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by Ilma

English
1. My car broke down. 2. My car is out of order. 3. My car died. 4. My car died on the way to work. 5. My car malfunctioned. 6. My car didn't function. ---------------------------- Can we use all the expressions? Do you have more expressions similar to 'broke down'?
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Can I ask you to wash the dishes? 2. May I ask you to wash the dishes? 3. Might I ask you to wash the dishes? --------------------- What is the difference between #1 and #2? Do you use #3? ================================ 4. Where can I find the post office? 5. Where is the...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Where it is? 2. Where is it? 3. Do you know where it is? ------------------------------------ #2 and #3 are right. What about #1? Do you use the expression in #1?
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
They are on shelf B in aisle 1. ------------------------------ On both sides of aisle 1, how many shelves are there at a department store? Are there two shelves on both sides of each aisle. Do we have to use 'in' before 'aisle'? What about using 'in' ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Will you close the window? 2. Would you close the window? 3. Can you close the window? 4. Could you close the window? 5. Do you mind closing the window? 6. Can I ask you to close the window? 7. May I ask you to close the window? 8. Could I ask you to close the window? 9. ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Can I open the window? 2. May I open the window? 3. Might I open the window? ------------------ Which one is common? Is #2 more polite than #1? Can we use #1 when we talk to elderly people? #3 rarely seems to be used. When can we use #3?
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Would you care for a cup of coffee? - No, thanks. 2. Will you have some more bread? - Thank you. 3. Won't you eat some more fruit? - I'm sorry, but I have had enough. 4. Do you want to eat some cookies? - Sorry, but I'm full. 5. Would you try to eat this tomato ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
I have dry hands. 1. I think you should put on hand cream more often. 2. I think you should apply hand cream more often. -------------------- Are both the same? Do you have some other verbs instead of 'put on' or 'apply'?
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by rfvv

english
how do put an author of a research article and where they are from in apa format example author: Daniel S. Budnitz, M.D., M.P.H.
Monday, June 27, 2016 by lauren

English
Thank you for your help. Here goes some more questions related to 'subway' 1. You should be quiet in the subway. 2. You should be quiet on the subway. 3. You should be quiet on the train. ------------------ #1 means: You should be quite when you enter the subway ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. When you are not at home, who takes care of the children? 2. When you are not at home, who is taking care of the children? 3. When you are not at home, who will take care of the children? ------------------- Which ones are correct and common? Does #2 mean #3? Can we use &#...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I hope he is running on the playground now. 2. I hope he is studying now. 3. I hope he is playing table tennis now. 4. Is he studying? I hope so. 5. Is he studying (now)? I hope he is studying (now) 6. Is he coming (soon)? I hope so. 7. Is he coming (soon)? I hope he is ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

english
No one has ever seen me, nor ever will. I never was, but am always to be. Yet everyone waits for me, either in hope or in terror, for they always know I will come. What am I?
Monday, June 27, 2016 by Anonymous

English
I need to describe three purposes and three methods of satire. So far I have for purposes are exaggeration, warped logic, and irony. And for methods I have humor, parody, and hyperbole. Do they seem correct?
Monday, June 27, 2016 by Justine

English
1. You look great in your uniform. 2. You look great when you are wearing your uniform. 3. You look great when you wear your uniform. 4. You look great when you dress your uniform. 5. You look great when you have your uniform on. 6. You look great if you have your uniform on. ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She dressed her daughter in a fur coat. 2. She clothed her daughter in a fur coat. 3. She put a fur coat on her daughter. ------------------ Are they all the same in meaning? Which ones are commonly used? Do you have some other ways of expressiong putting clothes on?
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You should be quiet in the subway. 2. You should be quiet in the subway station. 3. You should be quiet on the subway. 4. You should be quiet on the subway train. 5. You should be quite on the train. 6. You should be quiet on the train in the subway station...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You can go now. 2. You are able to go now. 3. You are allowed to go now. ------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? If 'can' means 'ability,' #1 means #2. However, if 'can' means 'permission,' #1 mean #3. Is that right?
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She clothed her son in a T-shirt. 2. She dressed her son up in a T-shirt. 3. She made her son put on a T-shirt. (Are they all grammatical/ Do you have some more common expressions for 'clothed'?)
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. We should wash our hand before meals. 2. We should wash our hands before meals. (Can we use 'hand' as in Sentence 1?) 3. You will do good soon. 4. You will do better soon. (Is #3 grammatical? What about Sentence 4?)
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Who is taking care of the children while your are away? 2. Who will take care of the children while your are away? (Does #1 mean #2? Or does #1 mean who is in the process of doing somthing "now"?) 3. "Is he coiming?" "I hope so." 4. Will he ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by rfvv

english
what is the subject,verb and object in this sentenceParalegals must have good ethics.
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by carmen

English
1. He was standing right behind her. 2. He was standing just behind her. 3. I got here right after nine. 4. I got here just after nine. 5. The bus came right on time. 6. The bus came just one time. 7. The bus came exactly on time. ------------------- Are they all grammatical? ...
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by rfvv

English
What about dinner at my place? What about dinner in my place? What about having dinner at my place? What about having dinner in my place? Why don't we have dinner at my place? Why don't we have dinner in my place? ----------------------- Can we use both 'at' ...
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by rfvv

english
The of broken glass followed the of the bullet as the rifle . The soldiers were awakened by the of the bugle
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by john

english
i need something to hep me with past tense i did this in class we'd we had ?
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by emaan

English
Combine each pair of sentence into one sentence,or shorten a long sentence. Using an infinitive phrase 1)the mayor asked her aides.the mayor asked her aides to work hard. 2)kate was sad when she heard the news. 3)Andy was shocked when he discovered the treasure.
Sunday, June 26, 2016 by Tinafey

english
i had to write a story and i am struggling to find amazing vocabulary i did big and changed that word into enormous
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by emaan

English
Draw two lines under verb phrase .write it's tense I had already heard the rumor
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by Bhakti

English
1. It was his mistake that he didn't walk the dog on a lead. 2. It was his fault that he didn't walk the dog on a leash. 3. He made a mistake by not using a dog lead. 4. By mistake, he didn't walk the dog on a lead. 5. He should have walked the dog on a dog leash. ...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. A man was reading a newspaper on the seat of the subway train. 2. A man was reading a newspaper on the seat in the subway train. 3. A man was reading a newspaper on the seat on the subway train. 4. A man was reading a newspaper on the seat of the subway. 5. A man was ...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
I'm going to ride a bike. 1. Okay, but you should wear a healmet. 2. Okay, but you ought to wear a healmet. 3. Okay, but you must wear a healmet. 4. Okay, but you have to wear a healmet. ------------------------------ #1 is a suitable answer to the statement, I think. If ...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by rfvv

Math
English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade High School 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th ...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by Aaron

English
1. I think Chuchu should live with his old master because he is a very good person. When Chuchu was almost blind, he didn't abandon Chuchu. Instead, he decided to take good care of him. 1-2. I think Chuchu should live with his old master because he is a very good person: ...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
Is this paragraph’s main idea stated or implied? The greatest gift the Sumerians gave the world was the invention of writing. The Sumerians were a wealthy people. They needed some way to keep track of what they owned. They began drawing pictures. They used a reed as a pen...
Friday, June 24, 2016 by Rebecca

English Check answers
Choose the best topic sentence for the passage. It used to be unusual to live to the age of 90. Better diet and medicine have made 90 a more common age. Today, some people even live to be well over 100. A. People can live a long time. B. Today, some people even live to be well...
Friday, June 24, 2016 by Jimmy

English
help I need a book report on Anastasia. It needs six sentences pls help.
Friday, June 24, 2016 by Jenna

English
1. The dog ran around the house. ---------------------- Does it mean that the dog ran outside the house? Does it mean he ran here and there in the house? Or does the sentence mean both situations?
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by rfvv

English
Hello. I will be grateful for your language advice. Do you think I used the articles correctly in the following sentence: "The author analyzes a long and complicated process of the rise and fall of the British Empire." Thank you.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by Ilma

English
A: I like pears. 1. Same here. 2. That makes two of us. 3. You can say that again. 4. Me too. 5. So do I. 6. I think so, too. 7. I agree with you. (Can we use all the responses? #6 and #7 seem to be a little strange.) A: The movie was great. 8. Same here. 9. That makes two of ...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It was his fault that he didn't put a leash on his dog. 2. He should have walked his dog with a leash on. 3. He should have walked the dog with a leash on his collar. 4. It was his mistake that his didn't tie his dog to the collar. He should have used a dog lead. 5...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by rfvv

math
out of 7500 candidates 75% offered english and 45% offered maths.how many offered both?
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by toompa

English
1. I move that a vote be taken on this. 2. I suggest that a vote be taken on this. (Does #1 mean #2?) 3. He suggested that she was a professor. (Is this sentence correct? What does 'suggested' mean in this sentence? What other words can we use?) 4. He suggested that ...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by rfvv

english
Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire sentence in the box below. As the hurricane season was over, people returned to the cottages on the beach. as the hurricane season was over is italicized.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 by jay

English
1. Why is that? 2. What is your reason for that? 3. Why do you think so? 4. What makes you think so? 5. What is your opinion about which person the dog should live with? 6. Let me know your opinion about that. 7. Will you give me your opinion about that? 8. Which master do you...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
The question for my essay was to agree or disagree with: Some critics argue that you can only fully understand a piece of literature if you understand the historical events that were on going when it was being written. Others argue that each piece of literature is independent ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by Justine

English
1. She has taken good care of Chuchu till now. 2. She took Chuchu home and has cared for him till now. 3. She decided to take the pet home when he was a blind dog, and has cared for him very well. 4. She wanted to take the pet though he was blind, and has looked after him ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He had stayed with his old master for long. (For 5 month, he has lived with his new master.) 2. They had been together for such a long time. 3. He had stayed with his old master together for ages. 4. He had been with his old master long. ---------------------------------- ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The pet has lived with the lady until he meets his old master. 2. The pet had lived with the lady until he met his old master. 3. The pet lived with the lady until he meets his old master. 4. The pet lived with the lady until he met his old master. (In terms of tense, which...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You can feel safe now. 2. You may feel safe now. 3. You are able to feel safe now. (Does #1 mean #2 or #3?) 4. You will feel better soon. 5. You will be better soon. (Are both the same in meaning? What is the difference between them?) 6. strange: unusual or surprising 7. ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You look great in your uniform. 2. You look great if you wear your uniform. ----------------- Does #1 mean #2?
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
A: I think honesty is the best policy. 1. Me too. 2. Same here. 3. I have the same idea. 4. I agree with you. 5. I think so, too. 6. You can say that again. 7. That makes two of us. (Are the responses all correct?)
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He was married to Emily in 2009. 2. He got married to Emily in 2009. ---------------------- What is the difference between them? Does #1 mean "state"? And does #2 mean "action"?
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
Complete the following sentence. _____ often answer the questions who, what, why, when, or where. Supporting details (MY ANSWER) Statistics Reading strategies Graphic organizers
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by Nikki

English
Hello. I will be grateful for your advice. Which is correct in English: 1) my congratulation message to my teacher; 2) my congratulation message for my teacher? Thank you.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by Ilma

English
1. He suggested that she should join the club. 2. He suggested that she might be a librarian. 3. He suggested that the boy laughed at the girl. 4. The driver insisted that the car ran into the pedestrian. 5. He insisted that she should go on a picnic together. 6. He insisted ...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He decided that she should go shopping. 2. His decision was that she should go shopping. 3. He made a decision that she should go shopping. 4. He suggested that the party be put off. 5. His suggestion was that the party should be put off. ================ Can we use all the...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The mayor ordered that the man (should) leave the city early. 2. He suggested that the party (should) be put off. 3. He insisted that she (should) make a sppech. 4. They demanded that he should resign. 4-1. They demanded that he resign. 4-2. They demanded that he not resign...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I am happy with my brother. 2. I am happy for my brother. 3. I am happy because of my brother. 4. I am satisfied with my brother. ------------------------ Are they all correct? What is the difference between #1 and #2? #1 seems to mean #4. Is that right? Which one is close ...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

English Check answers
2) Your online chat name should never contain your full name. True or False ~ (My answer is TRUE) 3) It is safe to tell your online acquaintance (someone you have NEVER met) your a. full name b. address c. phone number d. favorite music ~ (My answer) 4) Using the ideas of ...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by Nikki

English
1. Why don't you take a few days off? 2. Why don't you take off a few days? (Are both grammatical? What other similar expressions do we have about 'take off'?) * I can't stand people talking loudly in public. 3. Me neither. 4. Neither can I. 5. Nor can I. 6...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rfvv

english i just need someone to simplify this sente
population of interbreeding individuals with similar characteristics, though variation is common among all of the them at all times. individual fixed and unchanging. thanks
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by miyabi

English
1. It's me. 2. It's me, Tom. 3. It's me, Tom, your best friend. (They are all right?)
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What is his opinion like? 2. What do you think his opinion is like? - I don't agree with him about his opinion. - I don't agree with him on/about the statement that his old master was careless. - His opinion is wanterful. (Are they all acceptable?) 3. His acting is ...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. It's because Chuchu felt that his old master was near. 2. It's because Chuchu felt that his old master was near to him. 3. It's because Chuchu felt that his old master was close to him. 4. It's because Chuchu felt that his old master was near him. 5. It'...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

English
Check to see if I am answering this right? I had to pick a story and explain how it meets the requirements of a modern short story. I chose the story Araby by James Joyce. I said it has dramatic irony in it, because the reader is certain that the narrator will not return a ...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by Justine

english
lor ullns daughter 1. The water-wraith was shrieking." Is the symbolism in the line a premonition of what happens at the end? Give reasons for your answer. 2. The lady faces a dilemma here. What is it? What choice does she finally make? 3. 'Lord Ullin reached that ...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by sim

english
question on the poem road not taken 1. Which road does the poet choose and why? 2. Which road would you choose and why? 3. Does the speaker seem to be happy about his decision? Justify your answer. 4. The poet says “I took the one less travelled by / And that has made all...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by sim

english
what are nouns? what are pronouns? what are articles? what are verbs? what are adverbs? what are composition?
Monday, June 20, 2016 by Bhavya

english
Based on this passage of The Odyssey, one can conclude that the ancient Greeks greatly valued .
Monday, June 20, 2016 by maryan

English
1. She was entering the subway. At that thie, the dog felt that his old master is near. "On the subway", he barked loudly. People sitting on their seats were surprised. (Is the expression in the quotation marks correct? Which expression do we have to use? Do we put...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I can't concentrate on work. 2. I can't concentrate at work. 3. I can't concentrate (on something) at work. ------------------ Which one is correct? Does #1 mean #3? •English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 8:46am 1 and 2 are fine, but mean ...
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He often takes pictures of sunrises/sunrise. (Do we have to use the singular form or the plural form?) 2. What's wrong with your brother? - No, not at all. (Is this answer suitable? Do you have other suitable answers?)
Monday, June 20, 2016 by rfvv

english
is evil in humanity a social issue? if not, how can i turn it into one? or is there a social issue that is similar to evil in humanity.
Sunday, June 19, 2016 by aaa

English
In kids zones there is no new items for upcoming Eid festival still now.Some products quality are very poor.For example kids SKD salowar's inside seam is not well finished which can be inconvenient for kid's body.some motifs are not attached properly,kid's dresses ...
Sunday, June 19, 2016 by mukti

ENGLISH
PLEASE HELP ME TO WRITE A PEOM ABOUT GIVERS NEVER LACK
Sunday, June 19, 2016 by MARY

English
Choose the correct form of the possessive for the underlined word in the following sentence: “A YEARS worth of hard work has finally paid off.” ( "years" is underlined) should it be: year years years' year's
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Anonymous

english
give the substance of the poem daybreak.
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by sarbottam sau

English grammer
What is the prepositional phrase is the following: 1. We were doing a mathematical test when the fire alarm rang yesterday. 2.The new girl in our ESL class has a brother I grade 7 and a sister in grade 9. 3.I didn't know what time it was so I very late to class. 4.To build...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Divyan

English grammer
What is the prepositional phrase is the following: 1. We were doing a mathematical test when the fire alarm rang yesterday. 2.The new girl in our ESL class has a brother I grade 7 and a sister in grade 9. 3.I didn't know what time it was so I very late to class. 4.To build...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Divyan

English
1. Take out a pencil out of the pencil case. 2. Take out a pencil from the pencil case. 3. Take out a pencil in the pencil case. ---------------------- Are they all grammatical? Does #1 mean #2? Which one is a common expression? Is #3 okay? Does #3 mean that there is only one ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I can't stand you grumbling all the time. 2. I can''t stand you who are grumbling all the time. 3. I can't stand you who grumle all the time. --------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Which one is similar to #1, #2 or 33?
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Why don't you take a few days off? 2. Why don't you take off a few days? -------------------------- Are both the same in meaning? What other expressions can we use instead of 'take off'?
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I cannot but stay with him. 2. I cannot help staying with him. 3. I cannot choose but stay with him. 4. I have no choice but to stay with him. ------------------ Are they all grammatical. I know 'help' means 'avoid.' Then what does 'but' mean in #3 ...
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I can't concentrate on work. 2. I can't concentrate at work. 3. I can't concentrate (on something) at work. ------------------ Which one is correct? Does #1 mean #3?
Saturday, June 18, 2016 by rfvv

English
His dog became a missing dog. 1. He should have used a dog lead. 2. He should have tied the dog with a dog lead. 3. He should have tied a dog lead to the collar of the dog. 4. He didn't used the leash. He should have walke the dog with the leash on the collar. 5. He didn&#...
Friday, June 17, 2016 by rfvv

English
I was assigned to write an essay,after writing it ,I started to question my writing, and I just cannot decide on whether I should use passive or active voice for this kind of formal writing. ..yes,I have researched, but can't establish which one is more adequate.
Friday, June 17, 2016 by Lauren

English
Which sentence is appropriate should the word be launch or launching? Since the launching of phishing campaign, a number of staff along with yourself have been identified as clicking on multiple phishing links. Since the launch of phishing campaign, a number of staff along ...
Friday, June 17, 2016 by Brenda

English
Two students talked about the title. Now, one last student....OK. Well done. Please remain quiet, everyone. ------------------- Would you check the short passage? Correct any errors, please.
Friday, June 17, 2016 by rfvv

English
The title "another evening at the club" is close in meaning to "just another evening at the club" given the events of the story, what is the significance of this meaning? I need help explaining this. I have no idea how to word it
Thursday, June 16, 2016 by Jessica

english
From reading “The Raven and the First Men: The Beginnings of the Haida,” the reader can tell that the Haida people value family due to the actions of
Thursday, June 16, 2016 by raul lopez

english IIB
Ron, Andrea, and Tarique are a group of students who evaluated another student’s story. Each of them read the story and wrote comments. What are the students doing? conducting a peer review completing a rubric evaluation filling in a plus-and-minus chart rating a writing...
Thursday, June 16, 2016 by demetrius

English
1. Look at the abandoned dogs. 2. Look at the deserted dogs. (Which one is a correct term? Can we use both expressions? Do you have some other terms?) 3. A dog is a companion animal. I have two companion dogs. (Is this expression right?)
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
Does anyone have an old compare and contrast essay i can use?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Larissa

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