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February 14, 2016

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English
I have to write the prepositional phrase, the word it modifies, and whether the phrase is an adverb or adjective Mold-maker robots inject red-hot metal into molds. preposition phrase into molds modifies metal or inject? if metal adjective if inject adverb Mechanical arms move ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Kelley

Social Studies
John Locke: In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Rebecca

Government
John Locke: In his book Two Treatises on Government, Locke refuted the divine right of Monarchy, and established a theory which states that all men are men are born free and equal. Each person should have equal access to the natural rights of life, liberty, and property. No ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Lilly

social studies (again)
Jean-Jacques Rousseau: In his book The Social Contract, Rousseau comes up with his theories on government. He believed in what he called “a state of nature” in which people are purely instinctual and harmful, so he says people made a contract with the government to ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by jim

English
Take this kiss upon the brow! And, in parting from you now, Thus much let me avow — You are not wrong, who deem That my days have been a dream; Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone? All that we see or ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Mark

English
_____ and _____ are in Brooklyn What does this mean. It asked what borough we live in and I said Brooklyn and I don't get what the 2nd question is
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Adam

english
I have to write the prepositional phrase, the word it modifies, and whether the phrase is an adverb or adjective Many factory robots are arms on moving rails. Prep phrase on moving rails modifies are adverb? Robots handle materials that would cause damage to human flesh. Prep ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Kelley

English 3
In which sentence is the meaning of the word oppresses expressed? A. The poet writes about how the death of loved ones weighs on her.***** B. She composes several poems about the nature of death. C. The poet has a rich imagination that shows in her poetry. D. Though she has ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Nirvana

english
Punctuation for The student asked will my learning pattern scores change over my lifetime
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by melissa

English 3
Which word or phrase has the same meaning as "manifold" as it is used in this line? The heavens reward thee manifold, I pray. A. in many ways B. by God’s grace C. quickly D. faithfully A...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Nirvana

english
Is being overly skinny, not eating regularly or cosmetic surgery really appealing? Well, we're in a society where celebrities have taken over individuals' lives. That we as individuals don't have much pride in ourselves anymore . We have to put in our mind that ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by helpp

language
Juan has an essay due in English on Wednesday and a page of math homework due on Friday. How should Juan approach this work? A. Get the math out of the way so he can focus on the essay. B. Split his study time between the courses from now until Wednesday. C. Focus on whichever...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Which of the following sentences demonstrates correct subject-verb agreement? A) The children goes to bed later during the summer B) Fiona and Robert is riding the bus to the park this afternoon C) They washes the car on sunny weekend days D) Victor plays the piano almost ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Alexia Smith

English
The climb by Miley Cyrus and i argue about her philosophy
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Bonie

Sentence skills
1. The following sentence is an example of which primary English sentence pattern? The toddler tossed his father the ball. A. Subject+ action verb + direct object B. Pronoun+ subject+ interrogative verb (C. Subject+ action verb+ indirect object+ direct object) D. Subject+ verb...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Jocelynn

English
1. The man left a strong impression on me. 2. The man left a strong impression for me. 3. The man left me a strong impression. ======================= Are they all grammatical and do they have the same meaning? What is the difference between #1 and #2?•English - Reed, ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
Plz plz i need the meaning of following words All ready, Already, All ways, Airs,hair
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by farhat

English
1. Fill out the boxes with your name and occupation. 2. Enter your name and occupation in the boxes. 3. Fill in the boxes with your name and occupation. =============== Are they all the same in meaning? What other expressions can we use instead of 'Enter"?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
Cross out prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Identify adv. 1.) The discussion between Lori and her mother was regarding their weekend plans. Subject: discussion Verb: was regarding Phrase: between Lori and her mother 2.) One house...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Lori

English
I would like for someone to check my sentences. Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb or verb phrase twice. Label the Adv. 1.) Her dog likes to lie upon a pillow throughout the afternoon. ( subject:dog verb: likes Adv: throughout Phrase: ...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Belle

English
Choose the meaning that best matches the word in CAPS. We DISTILLED the water from the well so that it was safe to drink. chilled flavored **** purified strained Am i right
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Coolboi

English
In "The Wager, by: Anton Chekhov" the climax comes when the jurist who is confined, begins to ask for musical instruments and tobacco. True or False
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Jamie

English
Thank you for your help. The following questions are related to the verb 'call' one more time. 1. Did you call? 2. Did you call me? (Are both OK? Does 'call' mean 'make a phone call' or 'shout'? According to the situation, does the verb '...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

english
15. Martin had a parochial fear of travel, so it suprised everyone when he.....
Monday, February 1, 2016 by ali

English
1.) Jen,_____ latest story was published last week, is only 15 years old. a.) Who b.) Whom c.) Whose d.) Who's D. 2.) Terry and _____ have the same opinions about almost everything. a.) He b.) His c.) Him d.) He's C. 3.) We must admit that the best players in the ...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Whats up.

English
Identify the choice that best describes the underlined word. 1.) Masako took Jonah's woolen hat by mistake, thinking it was **hers** a.) First-person pronoun b.) Second-person pronoun c.) reflexive pronoun d.) posessive pronoun D. 2.) The children went to look for their ...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Whats good fam

English.
Choose the meaning of the word. 1.) Revelry. a.) Surprise b.) Confusion c.) Merriment d.) Rebellion
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Ayyee

English
1.) Choose the meaning for the bold word. All ships' companies / **mustered** alongside for the mid-day meal. a.) Walked b.) Lined up c.) Ran over d.) Gathered D.
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Hello friend

English
1.) What is the antecedent of the underlined pronoun in the sentence below? Jason and his friends listened to the speaker carefully and the asked *her* a few questions. a.) Jason b.) His friends c.) The speaker c..?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Hello friend

English.
1.) Which of the following sentences is correct? a.) Today we celebrate Abraham Lincoln, to who this monument was raised. b.) Today we celebrate Abraham Lincoln, to whom this monument was raised. c.) Today we celebrate Abraham Lincoln, to whose this monument was raised. B?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Hello friend

English
1.) Choose the correct pronoun to complete the sentence below. The coach's final pick for the team was ___. a.) Her b.) She c.) Hers c?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Hello friend

English 11
Consider what you have learned about American history during the period of 1862 the early 1900's. How do the stories in unit 4 reflect what is going on in the country then?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by Jordyn

English
1. They looked around when he called. 2. He was not at home when he called. 3. They looked around when he called me. 4. He was not at home when he called me. =============== In #1, does 'called' means 'made a phone call' or 'sounded loudly'? What about ...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. If you blend red and blue, you get purple. 2. Oil won't blend with water. 3. If you blend red with blue, you get purple. =================== Can we use 'mix' instead of 'blend' in each sentence? Are bothe the same in meaning? Does #3 mean #1?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Please prepare a pencil and an eraser before starting the test. 2. Please prepare for a pencil and an eraser before starting the test. 3. Please prepare a pencil and an eraser for me before starting the test. 4. Please prepare for a pencil and an eraser for me before ...
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The man left a strong impression on me. 2. The man left a strong impression for me. 3. The man left me a strong impression. ======================= Are they all grammatical and do they have the same meaning? What is the difference between #1 and #2?
Monday, February 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I was taking a bath when he called. 2. I wasn't there when he called. ================== What is the meaning of 'called'? "Shouted" or "made a phone call" or "visited"?
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by rfvv

english
how does multiculturalism do more harm then good?
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Jasmine

English
Either you must stop eating my food from the refrigerator or you must pay me for it. What sort of conjunction is used in the sentence? common,coordinating,etc
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Jen

English
I'm having trouble putting together a thesis and topic sentences. There is so much great information with my sources, everything seems to sound the same. This is a layout of how my topics could be arranged and organized . I don't know how to do a good transition ...
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Dina

english
“I wanted to go to Yellow Stone National Park with the group, but I did not have enough vacation time.” This sentence is ________. incorrect correct comma splice a run-on an incomplete sentence
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Dialogue in which you convince your teacher that you are too sick to participate in sport for the day
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Akani

Math lit,life sciences,bussiness study,geography
Im in grade 10 and im doing math literacy,life sciences,business study,geography,life orientation,english and isizulu,what career path do i need to follow?im literaly lost.
Sunday, January 31, 2016 by Noluthando

English
Which is correct? Here are the address and possible ideas. Here is the address and possible ideas.
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Can you remember the name of the person from _______ you received this information? a.who b.whom c.whose d.who's
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by Brizhane

English
What is the difference between advice and advise
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by TRYSYENS

English
1. My family moved to Australia when I was 10 years old. 2. My family moved to Australia while I was 10 years old. (Can we use 'while' as in #2?) 3. When will you come to my house? 4. While will you come to my house? (Is #4 wrong? 'When' is an interrogative ...
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She came at all, so they all were surprised. 2. She came at any rate, so they all were surprised. 3. She came anyway, so they all were surprised. ============================== Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is commonly used?
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. How many spoonfuls of sugar woud you like? 2. How many spoons of sugar would you like? 3. Add two spoonfuls of sugar in the coffee. 4. Add two spoons of sugar in the coffee. ================= Do we have to use 'spoonfuls' or 'spoons'? Are both OK? Then, ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He stopped exercing. 2. He stopped resting to exercise. 3. He stopped to exercise. ================== Q1: Are they all grammatical? Q2: Does #1 mean that he stopped exercing temporarily or forever?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
I am typing an essay for my English 101 class, and I have come across a sentence in which Microsoft Word detects a grammatical error. It suggests that I change the pronoun "I" to "me", although, I remember I was taught in school to use "I" in ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Ana

English
1. The image stays a little bit longer in the brain than in the eye. 2. The image stays a little longer in the brain than in the eye. ====================== What is the difference between 'a little bit" and "a little"?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by rfvv

english
In the Odyssey, which of Odysseus' traits allows him to triumph in the bow-and-arrow challenge that Penelope sets for her suitors? (1 point) his love for Penelope his loyalty to the gods **** his pride in his bow his skill as a marksman i think B
Friday, January 29, 2016 by jess

English Language
What other descriptive devices could I add as I have many sentences starting with 'I' 'It' and 'The'.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Hifza Faisal

english
For the following questions, match each word to its definition by filling in the correct letter. wise deceptively charming enormous passion sound; fit competing awe-inspiring sinister; threatening Use the word bank to answer the question. 4. ardor (1 point) Use the word bank ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by jess

English Language
How could I improve this piece of creative writing in order to get 20 out of 20. At the moment it is 15 out of 20. So when will you come? It was always my dream to become a fireman and today that dream came true. Now a member of the 117th New York firefighting brigade ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Hifza Faisal

english
If there is practice after school on Friday, I can drop the kids off and you can pick them up.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by kelly

English
1.) Which of the following is the antecedent of the pronoun theirs in the sentence below? Rivers stopped flowing along the banks so that they could hear Orpheus, whose music was more harmonious than *theirs* a.) Rivers b.) Banks c.) Music C?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Hello friend

English
1.) Which of the following excerpts from Orpheus and Eurydice is an example of hyperbole? a.) ...even the ice-hard heart of Hades melted b.) ...the music he played tore at the hearts of everyone who followed. c.) ...Persephone, her face veiled by the shadows of that terrible ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Ello mates

English
1.) What does the word sense most likely mean in line 69 of the excerpt from The Odyssey, Part III You bleary, vagabond, no rag of SENSE is left you! a.) Intuition b.) Rationality c.) Sensibility B.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Ello mates

English
1.) Which of the following is the antecedent for the pronoun 'them' in the sentence below? Penelope and her maids walked towards the suitors and gave them the bow. a.) Penelope b.) Her maids c.) The suitors c? Thank you guys so much, I really appreciate your services.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Howdy!

English
1.) In the Odyssey, Part 2 Odysseus went to Circe, from _____ he was promised his freedom. a.) Who b.) Whom c.) Whose b? None of them sound right.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Howdy!

English
According to Safire, all the following words are usual examples of onomatopoeia except: A. hiss B. babble C. buzz D. chaos D?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Mads

English
Which of the following is the best substitute for the word emit in this sentence: “The heart monitor machine was set to emit regular beeps”? A. send out B. register C. calculate D. sustain Maybe D?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Mads

English
Which word is CLOSEST in meaning to profundity? A. clarity B. harmony C. depth D. zeal I think C.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Mads

English
First, identify the gerund in the sentence below. Then, replace the gerund with the infinitive of the same verb. Type the infinitive form of the verb in the space provided. Debbie loved watching the skaters glide around the rink.
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Jae

English
Does any one know the answers to Lesson 1: Introducing the Big Question's assessment?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Gratuitous Human

English
I need a thematic statement from the 3rd and 4th acts of The Crucible. I am having a hard time coming up with one though. A thematic statement is structured like this; Topic + what it says about the human condition, motivation, and/or human behavior. The theme statement cannot...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by MarthaDog

english
Why should you don't live your life in fear of terrorism?
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Boberto

English
Identify the adverb what it modifies and whether the word it modifies is a verb, adjective, or adverb What about these two? The two teenagers climb high in order to cut branches that might suddenly fall on a house or a wire. adverb suddenly describes fall verb high describes ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kelley

English
Find the complete predicate and the verb or verb phrase, 1. Carl lifted the lid of the pot. Lifted is the verb Lifted the lid of the pot is the Complete predicate Is this right?
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kayla

English
1. Odysseus makes a sacrifice to sovereign death and pale Persephone what does this background tell you about Hades? 2. the painting illustrates the descent of Ulysses (Odysseus)into the underworld. how has the artist distinguished between Ulysses and the dead? 3. do you think...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Angelina

English
Crossing the Sea A verdant rain forest rises out of the ocean to snow-capped peaks. Powerful fiords snake their way into glacial valleys. Rivers roar and meadows blossom. Many consider the land of New Zealand to be among the most beautiful places on Earth for centuries that ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

english
I have to identify the adverb, what is modifies, and identify if the modified word is an adverb, adjective, or verb. They work very carefully when they are up in the tops of trees. Adverb very describes adverb carefully? adverb carefully describes verb work? and. They became ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kelley

English
Within minutes, they had their equipment packed. They were off! Combined sentence: Within minutes, they had their equipment packed and were off! Does the combined sentence use a compound subject, compound verb, or compound object?
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Crossing the Sea A verdant rain forest rises out of the ocean to snow-capped peaks. Powerful fiords snake their way into glacial valleys. Rivers roar and meadows blossom. Many consider the land of New Zealand to be among the most beautiful places on Earth for centuries that ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which literary device is used in the following sentence? "Ira was sitting in the shade because it was over ninety degrees in the sun, which beat down with a fierce vengeance." a. simile b. metaphor*** c. alliteration d. personification
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The Excuse Dear Ms. Sachs, Please excuse Nan's absence from school yesterday, April 15. When she woke up in the morning, she had a raised bump on her arm. The bump was red and nearly the size of a quarter. Although Nan claimed the bump did not itch or hurt, I became very ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which line from the poem "Birches" best develops it's nostalgic tone? a. "And so I dream of going back to be."*** b. "When I see birches bend to left and right" c. "Where your face burns and tickles with the cobwebs" d. "Soon ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Spring is like a perhaps hand (which comes carefully out of Nowhere) arranging a window, into which people look (while people stare arranging and changing placing carefully there a strange thing and a known thing here) and changing everything carefully spring is like a perhaps...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The date, time, and location of a local robbery would most likely be included in a. a feature article. b. an editorial article. c. a hard news article.*** d. a letter to the editor.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

Social Studies
1. Which statement best explains why the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 was important to the development of the United States? It created new taxes on imported goods. It resulted in immigration from France to the United States. It doubled the size of the country. It encouraged ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Lili

English
Which of the following graphics would add the most relevant information to "The deadliest Tsunami in History"? a. a graph showing depth of the sea floor at several affected locations b. a photograph of a man who escaped to high ground c. an illustration showing how a...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which of these details from James Thurber’s short story “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” is an example of indirect characterization of the title character? a. Walter worries that his wife will be upset if he forgets anything on her shopping list. b. Walter ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Identify the part of speech for the CAPITALIZED phrase. The birds CHIRPED loudly every morning before sunrise. a. action verb*** b. helping verb c. linking verb d. none of the above
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Identify the part of speech for the CAPITALIZED phrase. The novel Huck Finn is set along the banks of the MISSISSIPPI RIVER. a. proper noun*** b. common noun c. collective noun d. compound noun
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Identify the choice that best describes the problem. To run a four-minute mile, excellent physical condition is important. a. phrase fragment b. dangling modifier*** c. run-on sentence d. misplaced modifier
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

Social Studies
1. Which statement best explains why the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 was important to the development of the United States? It created new taxes on imported goods. It resulted in immigration from France to the United States. It doubled the size of the country. It encouraged ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Anonymoose

English
Choose the term that describes the following phrase. Kris was anxious (about her new job) a. infinitive phrase b. adverb phrase c. adjective phrase d. appositive phrase***
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the term that describes the CAPITALIZED phrase. Raoul’s sister, A GOLF PRO, gave him basic instructions. a. adjective phrase b. appositive phrase*** c. adverb phrase d. infinitive phrase
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Identify the most vivid verb in the following sentence. Donald is glad that he gave the tickets to Erin, because she shrieked with surprise when he did so. a. is b. gave c. shrieked*** d. did
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Kaai97

maths literacy, economics, business studies, tourism, English, Afrikaans, L.O
I don't know what to study after grade 12 or where to study I don't have a career choices can someone please help me
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Bruce

English
Sandy's throw to first base was short the grey-blue ocean stretched out before him. dianna gave George a cold shoulder at the party assist me with Identify the sentence parts by putting the red abbreviations to their correct locations. Put parentheses around the ...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Sherrill

english
In the following sentence, what kind of phrase is " to play basketball"? "Porpoises have been to play basketball." a. prepositional b. participial c. infinitive d. gerund My guess is b.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by jada

English
I'm doing a compare paper on Julius Caesar and Abraham Lincoln. Will anyone PLEASE give me 9-10 thing comparing them. I need some really good ones, that I may have not thought of. Thank you!
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by Mads

English
In the movie "Like Stars on Earth," we can see the names 'Nikumbh' and ' Awasthi.' They are main characters in the Indian movie. How do you pronounce the two names? Do you pronounce 'bh' in Nikumbh'?
Thursday, January 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. In "The Scarlet Ibis" which character trait of the narrator most leads to his regret at the death of his brother? a. generosity b. creativity c. cruelty d. pride*** 2. Cause - There is a concern about global warming and the damage it is doing to the environment. ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which of the following is a complete sentence? a. Starting at four o'clock. b. The theater where rehearsals take place. c. Stage hands, props, and lighting crew. d. Hannah memorized her lines.***
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the term that best describes the quoted phrase. "He read the book" that his aunt had recommended. a. noun clause b. adverb clause c. independent clause*** d. subordinate clause
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Gripping the rail, "Lindsey stepped onto the ice". A. independent clause*** B. adjective clause C. adverb clause D. noun clause
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kaai97

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