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english 10
Scuba was coined as an acronym. That stands for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10:26am

English Essay REDONE
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 particular experience you&#...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 6:47pm

English
1. It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. 2. It took many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. ----------------------------- Why do we have to use 'has taken' as in Sentence 1? What about Sentence 2, where the...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:48pm

English
They realize that a different religion is something to talk about, not to fight about. ---------------------- In this sentence what does 'something' mean? #1 or #2? 1. a thing that is not known or mentioned by name 2. a thing that is thought to be important or worth ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:17pm

English
It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. --------------- What does the first word 'It' refer to in this sentence?
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:14pm

English
When there are thousands of written materials floating in cyberspace' what is the most important criterion to consider when choosing sources of information for your research paper? A. Relevant B. Current C. Famous author D. Impressive web site
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 3:19pm

English
An extensive list that identifies sources in cited in your research report is called a (n). I put B but I am not sure
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 2:34pm

English
1. He has lived in the city since 2007. 2. He has lived in the city since he was 2 years old. 3. He has lived in the city since two years ago. 4. He has lived in the city for two years. 5. He has lived in the city since he moved to the city. 6. He has lived in the city since ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:35pm

English
1. He has lived in the city for 10 years. 2. He lived in the city for 10 years. 3. He has gone to LA. 3-1. He went to LA and he lives there now. (Are they all grammatical? Does #3 mean 3-1?) 4. He went to LA, but soon came back. 5. He went to LA, but soon he came back. 6. He ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:31pm

English
1. I have had many different jobs. 2. I have had two jobs. --------------------- Does #2 mean that he has two jobs now? Does #1 mean that he has many different jobs now? Or does #1 mean that he has ever experienced having many different jobs? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 1:20pm

English
There are many balls. 1. Some are blue, and others are yellow. 2. Some are blue, and some are yellow. 3. some are blue, and the others are yellow. 4. some are blue, some are yellow, and some are white. 5. some are blue, others are yellow, and some are white. 6. some are blue, ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:28pm

English
1. I have had many different jobs. 2. I have had two jobs. --------------------- Does #2 mean that he has two jobs now? Does #1 mean that he has many different jobs now? Or does #1 mean that he has ever experienced having many different jobs?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
1. It has been such a long time. -------------------- What does 'It' refer to in Sentence 1? Does 'It' an impersonal pronoun referring to 'the time'?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11:21pm

English
1. I have lived in New York for 12 years. 2. I have been living in New York for 12 years. ---------------- #1 is grammatical? What about #2?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:18pm

English
1. He has studied math for three hours. 2. He has been studying for three hours. ---------------- Are both grammatical? Which one is commonly used?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:16pm

English
1. They have eaten Korean food before. 2. They ate Korean food before. 3. They had eaten Korean food before. ----------- Are they all grammatical? Then what is the difference among them?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 9:14pm

English
1. I haven't seen you for a while. 2. I haven't seen you in a while. 3. I haven't seen you for ages. 4. I haven't seen you in ages. 5. I haven't seen you for a long time. ------------ Are they all grammatical and the same?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 1:51am

Spanish
Hey, i just wanted to know if i got the questions right? Thanks Choose the sentence in which the verb, shown in quotation marks, is grammatically correct. A. El principe no "está" en casa. ➭B. ¿Dónde "es" Maria? C. Ella "est...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 10:43pm

english
What is Bronte's main purpose in describing Jane's meals and activities at Lowood? A)to show how all schools operate B) to show the discomforts she endures at Lowood C) to show the interesting aspects of Jane's life at Lowood D) to show how students interact with ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 5:39pm

english
Write a story in about 150-200 words based on the following clues : Jayanti -fond of singing -a sweet voice very talented - got a golden chance - audition call - excited- Granny superstitious- black cat crossed the road - Granny made her wait - got late- reached late - lost ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 1:34pm

English Essay Part 2
Background Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she is a perfect match for...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 9:28am

English
She waited patiently for her turn on line at the New Age bookstore. adjective adverb noun verb
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 2:54pm

English
Could you please help me put this sentence together People could be at a borderline into having a stroke or even having heart problems, which is some reason peoples arteries could be getting clogged up, is because of what most people eat which is fast foods, and lack of ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 12:44pm

english
Who kills The Witch? Miss Foley Will Halloway Charles Halloway Jim Nightshade
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 3:46am

English
The handycraft guide of india is organising a 10 days art and craft mela in lalpared ground of your city .prepare a poster for the general public inviting them to visit the mela and perchase articles of art and craft including ethic clothes.the entry to the mela is free and ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 1:23am

english
What do the sign say that is on display at the carnival? The Most Beautiful Woman in the World Siamese Twins A Two-Headed Horse None of the above
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 11:30pm

English
Thank you so much MS SUE Also another sentence I'm having issues People would start to go out more to clubs and social gatherings, even asking a special person out to dinner. People probably would not go to any of these places, if they did not feel confident about ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 11:09pm

English
please help me reword this sentence I have it like this. Only if people would start to exercise on a daily basis, the benefits people would have, would be unbelievable they would be healthy,less stress, improve their image, self-esteem, and have more confidence in themselves.
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:21pm

English
1. What a pity! 2. What a shame! 3. What a suck! 4. That sucks! ------------- Are they all grammatical? Are they the same? Which ones are commonly used? What is the meaning of 'suck' in the sentences?
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 5:01am

English
1. He entered the building. 2. He went in the building. 3. He went into the building. ------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is frequently used? ============================= 4. Put the milk bottle in the fridge. 5. Put the milk bottle into the fridge...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 5:00am

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:36am. 1. I haven't read Harry Potter yet. 2. I don't read Harry Potter yet. 3. I didn't read Harry Potter yet. ------------------------------ Which expressions are not grammatical? Is #2 or #3 grammatical? •English...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 4:22am

English
1. I have seen her once. 2. I once have seen her. 3. I have once seen her. ------------------ Which one is grammatical and commonly used?
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 3:58am

English Essay
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 particular experience you&#...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 3:41am

Cattle ranching
Who introduced the skills of cattle ranching to the Americas? J. The Spanish K. The English L. The French M. The Dutch My answer- M
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 5:10pm

english
Hey everybody, I have a question about compounds... I think I illustrate it to you best with an example: in "an off-campus apartment" off-campus is written with a hyphen BUT in "The apartment is off campus" we wirte it without an campus. why is it that way...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:41pm

english
About Anne Frank's Diary QUESTION:Why does she feel neglected and misunderstood?
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:36am

english
I often use a garlic press a valued tool of many professional chefs when I am preparing meals.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 9:59am

English
Words to choose from: Commemorate, complacent, consensus, deplete, diligent, empathy, menial, niche, transcend, and waive At Eastman High School reunions, the conversation usually gets around to the question “who was our best teacher?” And year after year, the (1) ...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 7:42am

english
Words to choose from: Credible, Cursory, Designate, Deviate, Improvise, Interim, Latent, Secular, Shun, Simulate…… I remember so well the time my mother’s back injury prevented her from going to church with my brother and me. For five weeks, we were supposed to ...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 8:28pm

english
What is Bronte's main purpose in describing Jane's meals and activities at Lowood?
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 1:26pm

english
how many adjectives are in this sentence? two large oaks covered your evergreens.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 11:08am

English 11
which of the following vocabulary words has a positive connotation? ( 1 point ) dissolute exemplary anathema wanton
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 9:21am

English 2b
What is the definition of a hook? a. a topic sentence that states the main point b. an elaborating sentence that provide details or facts c. an enticing statement that grabs the reader’s interest d. an extension sentence that restates or clarifies the topic sentence
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 3:03pm

English 2b
Read the paragraph. The snow began falling early in the morning. Tiny, weightless crystals. By early afternoon, the ground was covered with several inches of snow. Snow flurries continued throughout the day. When the evening came, the snow was still falling. At least a foot ...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 3:01pm

English
1. I bought a popsicle from a cart around the corner. 2. I bought two popsicles from a cart around the corner. (Are they grammatical? What other expressions can we use instead of 'popsicle'?)
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 11:54pm

English
Is the usage of me and I correct in the following sentences? If not, what would be the correct way to say these sentences? 1. I wish I had known about these picture board systems then, as it may have enhanced the communication between the children and me. 2. It was frustrating...
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 8:14pm

Englaish
Posted by rfvv on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 4:13pm. People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical? English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:38am Do you mean they put the ...
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 7:43pm

English
1. Modern soccer is the same as the one of Medieval England. 2. Modern soccer is the same as that of Medieval England. (Which one is grammatical? Do you have other expressions which have the same meaning?)
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 7:39pm

English
1. He is drinking some drinks. 2. He is eating drinks, hotdogs and pretzels. 3. He is having drinks, hotdogs and pretzels. ------------------------ Which ones are grammatical? When we eat "three kinds of items," which verb do we have to use?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 4:16pm

English
People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical? English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:38am Do you mean they put the food (in this case, waffles) in the pockets of their ...
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 4:13pm

english
write an essay on my birth day party
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 9:09am

english
how to write in the conclusion at the end of the medicinal plants project?please give me an examples with details.It's very urgent.
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 11:39am

English
1. In a crowded place, there are many people. 2. In a _______ place, there aren't many people. (What is the suitable words for the blank in Sentence 2? )
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:57am

English
Guess what? 1. Do you guess what I am going to say? 2. Can you guess what I am going to say? 3. Do/ Can you guess what I will say? 4. Can you guess what I want to say now? (Which one does 'Guess what?' mean?) Guess what! 1. Guess what I am going to say! 2. Guess what I...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:25am

English
1. Guess what! I'm finally a homeowner! 2. Guess what? I'm finally a homeowner! (Do we have to use an exclamation mark or a question mark? Are both OK?)
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:13am

English
1. People all around the world love eating street food. 2. People all over the world love eating street food. 3. People all through the world love eating street food. 4. People all throughout the world love eating street food. (Are they all grammatical? What other expressions ...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:07am

English
People use pockets when they eat Brussels waffles. ---------- Is this sentence grammatical? Is the use of 'pockets' here grammatical?
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:03am

English
1. Where can we buy fast food like hotdogs? - We can buy fast food like hotdogs on almost every street corner in the USA. 2. What kind of food can we find on the street? - We can find drinks, hotdogs and pretzels. 3. How much is fast food like hotdogs and pretzels? - A hot dog...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 4:00am

English
1. Where is New York city? 2. It's in the USA. 3. It's in USA. (Which answer is right? Are both OK?) 4. What food can we eat from carts? 5. We can eat drinks, hotdogs and pretzels. (Can we use 'eat' before 'drinks'?)
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 3:56am

English
Traditional africam marriege is an advantage to man only not than female?plz smbody hlp with a paragraph
Friday, June 27, 2014 at 4:26pm

English
the only car for him is one of those new GTO's.
Friday, June 27, 2014 at 10:53am

English
•Socrates was a prominent influence in Plato's education. Socrates taught Plato the importance of ethical inquiry. Socrates also helped shape Plato's political philosophy. Answer :Socrates was a prominent influence in Plato's education, as he taught Plato the ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 12:00pm

English- Miss Sue
1.Revise the following sentences so that the subject and verb of each sentence identify key actors and actions: •The dedication of professors to multiculturalism is crucial to encouraging students of all races to succeed. •Currently, the percentage of full-time ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 11:51am

english 2
Either you can eat or talk, but you can't do both at the same time.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 10:51am

english 2
People who attract a lot of friends are neither negative nor needy.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 10:49am

english
plz help me i want small dialogue Between two friends-the one a believer, and other a disbeliever, in ghost stories.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 9:38am

English- Miss Sue
Combine each group of sentences into a single cohesive sentence? ✓Follow publicly✓Follow privatelyUnfollow Socrates looks around the room. The room is full of men who are silent with thought. He poses the question of whether or not it is in anyone's best ...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 8:07pm

English - Miss Sue
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:48pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The suspicious man in the black trench coat walked through the yard, across the street, and down the dark alley. B. The suspicious man in the black trench coat walked through the yard, crossed the street, and down the dark alley. C. The ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:43pm

English
If you want to feel really well, you should get enough sleep. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Lacks parallel parts C. Comma splice D. Misplaced words D
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:13pm

English
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:02pm

English
Choose the option that corrects the error in the underlined portion. If no error exists, choose "No change is necessary." Ted told James that they had been given too much work by their boss and the deadline was tomorrow, which seemed unfair. Underlined ---is tomorrow...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:01pm

English
Before leaving for the day, this work should be completed. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Dangler C. Misplaced part D. Comma splice C
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:01pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The suspicious man in the black trench coat walked through the yard, across the street, and down the dark alley. B. The suspicious man in the black trench coat walked through the yard, crossed the street, and down the dark alley. C. The ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:54pm

English
Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. The prognosis was given by Dr. House. B. The patient was given a prognosis by Dr. House. C. Dr. House gave the prognosis to the patient. D. The prognosis was given a prognosis by Dr. House to the patient. C
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:54pm

English
A child was injured yesterday by a bus on the way home from school. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Run-on C. Misplaced part D. Lacks parallel parts C
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:53pm

English
Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. The book will be published next year. B. Next year the book will be published. C. Pearson will publish the book next year. D. Published next year will be the book by Pearson. C
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:52pm

english
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:51pm

English
Choose the option that corrects the error in the underlined portion. If no error exists, choose "No change is necessary." Ted told James that they had been given too much work by their boss and the deadline was tomorrow, which seemed unfair. Underlined ---is tomorrow...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:44pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. I broke up with my boyfriend because he did not respect me, he was verbally abusive, and unfaithful. B. I broke up with my boyfriend because he was disrespectful, verbally abusive, and unfaithful. C. I broke up with my boyfriend because he was...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:42pm

English
Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. The math problems were given to the students. B. The students were taking a math test. C. The math test was given by the instructor. D. The math test grades were given to the students. B
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:41pm

English
An appeals court ordered the money returned, however, the IRS didn't comply. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Misplaced part C. Lacks parallel parts D. Comma splice D
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:39pm

English
Since I no longer maintain an office downtown for working on this kind of project. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Misplaced part C. Run-on D. Fragment D
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:38pm

English
Before leaving for the day, this work should be completed. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Dangler C. Misplaced part D. Comma splice A
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:38pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. A crew of six people must travel long distances nearly every day to harvest bamboo for two pandas. B. A crew of six people must nearly every day travel long distances to harvest bamboo for two pandas. C. A crew of six people must travel long ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:39pm

English
Question 12 of 20 5.0 Points Identify the correct sentence. A. Clara served homemade spaghetti to her parents and grandparents loaded with mushrooms and peppers. B. Loaded with mushrooms and peppers, Clara served homemade spaghetti to her parents and grandparents. C. Loaded ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:36pm

English
Combine these two simple sentences into one simple sentence with a compound verb. Jenny went to the grocery store. She bought chicken and potatoes. A. Jenny went to the grocery store; she bought chicken and potatoes. B. Jenny went to the grocery store and bought chicken and ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:36pm

English
If you want to feel really well, you should get enough sleep. A. Properly constructed sentence B. Lacks parallel parts C. Comma splice D. Misplaced words D
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:35pm

English
Choose the option that corrects the error in the underlined portion. If no error exists, choose "No change is necessary." It says that more students learn through visual and hands-on teaching methods than through auditory ones. (It says is Higlighted) A. Chapter 19 ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:32pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The rescuers spotted the drowning man in the helicopter struggling to keep his head above water. B. Struggling to keep his head above water in the helicopter, the rescuers spotted the drowning man. C. In the helicopter, the rescuers spotted ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:32pm

English
Choose the correct sentence. A. Not all mouse traps are designed to kill mice, some merely trap them. B. Not all mouse traps are designed to kill mice some merely trap them. C. Not all mouse traps are designed to kill mice; some merely trap them. D. Not all mousetraps are ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:31pm

English
Choose the correct sentence. A. My dad, at the age of five, taught me to ride my bicycle without training wheels. B. My dad taught me to ride my bicycle without training wheels when I was five. C. At the age of five, my dad taught me to ride my bicycle without training wheels...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 4:31pm

English
Revise each of the following sentences twice, once as a periodic sentence and once as a cumulative sentence. 1.) Obviously not understanding reporters, the politician did not know their names, did not answer their questions, and did not read their stories. (periodic) Because ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 1:28pm

English
Punctuation using commas to set off parenthetical and transitional expressions, contrasting elements, interjections, words used in direct address and tag questions Coming in ahead of schedule and under budget it appears is the only way to keep this client happy. My answer ...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11:26am

English
Punctuation commas Scientist have mapped the human genome. They learn more every day about how genes affect an individual's health. My answer Scientist have mapped the human genome, so they learn more every day about how genes affect and individual's health.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11:05am

english
form 3words of these words by adding affixes
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 9:03am

English
Well, can you walk my dog? You can take her to the park. Answer 1. No problem, but I'm very busy today. Answer 2. Sure, I will, but I'm very busy today. Answer 3. Don't worry, but I'm very busy today. Answer 4. I think I can, but I'm very busy today. Answer...
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 5:18pm

English
1. You can take the bus. If somebody say the sentence, what does that mean? 2. You may take the bus. 3. You are able to take the bus. 4. You are allowed to take the bus. What does usually #1 mean? #2, 3, or 4?
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 5:10pm

English
Well, can you walk my dog? 1) You can take her to the park. -I'd like to, but I'm very busy today. ------------------------------------ What does 1) mean among the following? 2) You are allowed to take her to the park. 3) You are able to take her to the park. English...
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 5:07pm

english
proper noun?
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 7:03am

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