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April 30, 2016

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English
Original sentence: The job demands computer skills, math ability and with accounting background. Correct Sentence:1. The job demands computer skills, math ability with accounting skills. Original Sentence: My sister in not only a talented musician, but she is also teach with ...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by jennifer

English
Here are my paralle structure sentences: The dog had to choose between jumping over the fence and digging a hole underneath it. She disliked going to the beach and hiking in the woods, and she did not care for picnics, either. As I look down the city street, I see the soft ...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by jennifer

English & Composition!
This is my conclusion to my surveillance essay. Can someone help me revise this or suggest any changes. I tried to make the conclusion as mature as possible to be a college/ university type of conclusion. Any further suggestions would be much appreciated. *I used "society...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by Diana

English
I have to underline the word or phrase or clause that is not parallel sentence and then rewrite it The dog had to choose between jumping over the fence or he could have dug a hole underneath it. Is this correct: I would underline between and to rewrite the sentence as follow ...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by jennifer

english grammer
the man ran ____ the river to get ____ the ferry
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by mahek

English
1. While I was washing the dishes, he watched TV. 2. While I washed the dishes, he watched TV. --------------- (Which one is right? Are both OK? What is the difference in meaning between the two sentences?) 3. He was playing games when I called him this morning. 4. He played ...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by rfvv

english
eaping upstream, we fished most of the day for salmon. At the age of ten, my family took a trip to Washington, D.C. Skimming every chapter, the biology textbook made more sense. I need help with Dangling modifiers. We fished most of the day for salmon that were leaping ...
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by Jennifer

English
Gent is an informal word for: ? First, I have no idea what an informal word is. Please help!
Saturday, October 31, 2015 by Grace ^-^

English
Are these correct sentences: Leaping upstream, we fished most of the day for salmon. At the age of ten, my family took a trip to Washington, D.C. Skimming every chapter, the biology textbook made more sense. I need help with Dangling modifiers.
Friday, October 30, 2015 by jennifer

English & Composition
Formal Writing Essay Prompt: Take a position that defends or challenges the claim that the recent profusion of surveillance technologies/ techniques constitutes a threat to civil liberty. (Here is my Introduction) I have to eliminate any linking verbs if possible. CAN SOMEONE ...
Friday, October 30, 2015 by Diana

English
In terms of style and technique, "Old Ironsides" is __________. distinctive and unique similar to many European poems <--- B experimental and modern Why did Oliver Wendell Holmes write about the USS Constitution when rumors held that the ship was going to be ...
Friday, October 30, 2015 by Dee

social studies
11. Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? Help please I need a better grade in this class.....
Friday, October 30, 2015 by awesome

English
What is the noun clause in the following sentence? I heard that the book is set to release soon.
Friday, October 30, 2015 by Steve

English
Which part of “The Maori: Genealogies and Origins in New Zealand” best shows that the Maori value freedom?
Friday, October 30, 2015 by bri

Siddhartha Higher Secondary School
English what will you do if your parents were unable to send you school
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by swachitta

English
I don't exactly know if my answers are correct, but can you please check? 1.) Which of the following could you reveal? A.) your age B.) your date of birth C.) your thoughts D.) your plans for the future I think it's a,b,c, and d. 2.)which of the following would have an...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Cat200

Social Studies
Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? ---------- Because the king of England wanted them to explore new land. They had a competition with France on who gets the most land. They wanted to get away from the Church of England. They wanted to spread their own ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Shalee ^~^

english
writing punctuation: The personnel director Ms Smith hired three new typists two case managers A) The personnel director, Ms. Smith, hired three typists and two case managers. B) The personnel director, Ms. Smith, hired three typists, and two case managers.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by mae

english
Please checked my grammar about how I described those quote. THank U in advanced. here is how I describe those quote: * Don't be frightened to be the be best you can. By doing that that, you can helps others to do the same. Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Amie

English/Writing
Following are some brief versions of Aesop's fables. After reading these stories, write what you think the moral is. 1. One day a hungry fox was walking through a vineyard. Hanging on the vines were bunches of delicious looking grapes. Wanting very much to eat these grapes...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

Social Studies
Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? ---------- Because the king of England wanted them to explore new land. They had a competition with France on who gets the most land. They wanted to get away from the Church of England. They wanted to spread their own ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Shalee ^~^

English/Writing
Write brief accounts upon the nursery rhyme from the indicated point of view: 1. A lawsuit claiming the builder had erected an unsafe wal. "News has just arrived of a lawsuit claiming the builder of the wall from which deceased Humpty Dumpty fell has erected an unsafe ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

English/Writing
Write brief accounts upon the nursery rhyme from the indicated point of view: "Little Jack Horner" 1. Jack's mother's comments on his sticking his finger in the pie. "Oh, Jack! How could you?! That pie was to be eaten after the Christmas feast!" 2. ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

english
according to the final statement in "the seasons curmudgeon sees the light what is the authors thought about season she origally disliked a. spring gives us a fresh start B. spring rains on our fun for splashing c. fall fashions are sophisticated d. witer activities are ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by bruhhhh2

English/Writing
Write brief accounts upon the nursery rhyme from the indicated point of view: "Little Miss Muffet" 1. The spider's reaction to his treatment when he tried to be friendly. "How rude of that little girl! I was only trying to say hello." "Humpty ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

English/Writing
Write brief accounts upon the nursery rhyme from the indicated point of view: "Little Miss Muffet" 1. Miss Muffet's explanation to her mother why her dish is broken. A: "Oh, Mother! My dish broke because a spider scared it out of my hands!" 2. The ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

English/Writing
Explain the point of view for each of the following: A. Participant 1: teenager Partcipant 2: father Situation: family car on a date A: The teenager is excited to be driving the family car on his date. The father is worried that some damage may come upon the car. B. ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

Spanish
what is the most likely the reason that Spanish-speaking students in Costa Rica, Mexico, and Argentina all learn a second language in school? a. Spanish is a common language b. Spanish is not understood by many people c. it is important to be able to communicate in more than ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Kaai97

Social Studies
1. The first successfully established English colony in North America was (1 point) Plymouth. New York. Jamestown. Santa Fe. 2. Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church were called (1 point) Pilgrims. Puritans. Plymouthians. priests. 3. How did the British get ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Shalee ^~^

English/Writing
Will someone help me with this? Explain the point of view for each of the following: A. Participant 1: teenager Participant 2: father Situation: family car on a date
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Victoria

Social Studies! Reed?
Who organized trade in medieval cities and towns? (2 points) guilds• clergy knights journeymen 2. What is a fief? (2 points) a ruler of the Franks a ruler in Charlemagne's empire land given in exchange for loyalty• a Viking warrior 3. Christians and Muslims ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Sam

Honors English 11
Can someone check my answer please? Q: Read and analyze "When I heard the learn'd Astronomer" by Walt Whitman. What romantic ideas does it express, and how does the structure of the poem reinforce the meaning? -When i heard the learn'd astronomer; When the ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Emma

english
I need help in coming up with a These statement on the following: what is a simple these statement regarding corporate versed family owned restaurants.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by jennifer

English
In the story "A Contribution to Statistics" 1.) Which of the following words best describes the author's view of humanity? a.) altruistic b.) optimistic c.) pessimistic d.) realistic my answer is a
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Steve

English
What part of speech is "being" in the following sentence: I was surprised at John's being absent.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Patty

English
I need to make a syllogism for an advertisement. I choose to use Dayquil's moms don't take sick days Is this a good syllogism ? Mom who are sick don't take sick days Moms take Dayquil Therefore moms who take Dayquil are sick and don't have sick days If not, ...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Amy

English
Pick Which group of words is a run-on sentence: A) Don't run around. B) After the store don't run around. C)After the store.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by sonzi

Social Studies
Who organized trade in medieval cities and towns? (2 points) guilds• clergy knights journeymen 2. What is a fief? (2 points) a ruler of the Franks a ruler in Charlemagne's empire land given in exchange for loyalty• a Viking warrior 3. Christians and Muslims ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by mary Ms. Sue Please

English
How does the interaction between waverly develop over the course of the passage "rules of the game."
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by B

Social Studies | Check my work
Multiple Choice: 1.) What document signed in 1689, later inspired the creation of the American Bill of Rights? a.) the Magna Carta b.) the English Bill of Rights c.) the Pennsylvania Constitution d.) the Navigation Acts. 2.) How did England view its North American Colonies? a...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Abz

English
Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 9:18am. 1. Tomorrow, we're going to go to hike. 2. Tomorrow, we're going to go hiking. =================== Which one is grammatical? Are both grammatical? Then, what is the differencein meaning?•...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by rfvv

Resturant/Diner
Make up a name for a restaurant or a diner. Don't ask. Its for an English assignment! :):-)
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Jasmine

English and Vocabulary
My Vocab Words: 1. Degenerate 2. Implausible 3. incoherent 4. intercede 5. intricate 6. sanctuary 7. scrutiny 8. sinister 9. suffice 10. vulnerable need help 1-2 Birds feel ___ to attack when they are out in the open where shrubbery is sparse. To attract them to your bird ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Kyle

English
1. Part I of "Alone" can best be identified as an example of a (1 point) ballad. sonnet. lyric poem. narrative poem. 2. Which of the following lines from "Alone" best supports the author's epiphany regarding the human condition? (1 point) "...I ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by dea

English
True or false: Although Jack London lived to a relatively old age, his works did not enjoy popularity until after his death. True False***
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Kaai97

English
What impact did the Klondike Gold Rush have on Northern Canada? a. The Canadian government made the Yukon a territory and began to develop the region b. The gold rush made people see the Yukon region as a frozen wasteland c. Northern Canada was greatly influenced by Parisian ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Which accurately describes the experience of gold seeker traveling to the Klondike? a. most gold seekers travel the whole distance by water b. about half of the gold seekers complete the journey to the Klondike*** c. all gold seeker were aided by the North-West Mountain d. ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Kaai97

Pertunia msimango
What kind of career should ifollow if i study,hitory.geography,lifesience,life orientation and english
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Pertunia msimango

English
1. Get off the ship. 2. Get out the ship 3. Get down the ship. 4. Get out of the ship. 5. Get down from the ship. =============== Which ones are the same as Sentence 1? What about the others?
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by rfvv

English
Please check my answers. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly ? On January 1, 2000, many people thought that the new millennium would bring the end of the world,but it didn't ******** On January 1 2000, many people thought that the new millennium would ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Hannah

English
14. The soldiers are issued (infrared) goggles to help them see in the dark. A. outside visible spectrum B. creating light by radiating heat C. emitting light by creating water vapor D. producing light by adding electrons to a glowing material I'm stuck between A or B, A? ...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by SkatingDJ

Social Studies
The Qing Dynasty produced and exchanged items such as Chinese pottery with English colonists during the 1800s in order to obtain heavily demanded what? a. silks. b. cotton. c. furs.*** d. tea. Just checking my work:) *** - My Answer Thanks, Kaai97
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Identify the correct sentence: A.While studying for her psychology test,Francina had trouble concentrating because her friends were calling her, her brother's blasting stereo and her dad mowing the lawn. B.While studying for her psychology test,Francina had trouble ...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Terri

English
Someone please help me... I just need a wedsite that has images ~Select a favorite website of yours that has illustrations of some type. (Ads do not count.) Provide the web address. Interpret and discuss the illustrator's purpose relative to the specific text. In other ...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Abby

english
Why does Neiterkob’s daughter most likely tell the myth “The Beginnings of the Maasai”?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by enide

Social Studies PLEASE HELP!
1. The first successfully established English colony in North America was (1 point) Plymouth. New York. Jamestown. Santa Fe. 2. Protestants who wanted to reform the Anglican Church were called (1 point) Pilgrims. Puritans. Plymouthians. priests. 3. How did the British get ...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Help Please

english
I need help in figuring out the topic sentence I think that the topic sentence is I have never understood my mom's obsession with the holiday season Is this correct? The main idea is about the holidays and everyone gets along and the decorations Is this correct? (1) I have...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by jennifer

English
1. Tomorrow, we're going to go to hike. 2. Tomorrow, we're going to go hiking. =================== Which one is grammatical? Are both grammatical? Then, what is the differencein meaning?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 4:37pm. Q1: Is Yosemite short for "Yosemite Valley"? Q2: Does Yosemite stand for "Yosemite National Park"?•English - Ms. Sue, Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 4:44pm Usually, Yosemite refers to the national park...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. The monster is scary. 2. The monster is scaring. 3. He is scared to meet the guy. ================== Are they all grammatical? Is #1 the same as #2? Which one is popular between 1 and 2?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by rfvv

English Language
Find the complete subject and complete predicate in the following sentence: His choice included land in both Maryland and vVirginia.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Linda

English
I really need help with these prepositions and I don't know if I did it right or not, can you please check? Directions: cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/ verb phrase twice. I don't know exactly how to find the verb phrases, ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Cat200

English Composition II
in writing a classification and division essay, _______ should introduce and elaborate on each of your essay's classification or divisions A. Topic sentences B. each body paragraph C. the introduction D. the conclusion I selected C. can someone help and check my answer ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Esmer

English
I really need help on these questions and I don't know if they are correct. Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrases twice. 1.) In the spring or summer, I visit our friends for a week. Prepositional phrase: In the spring or ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Janette

English-I corrected my answers
1. "Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
10. In “Orphans Give Indian Couple Will to Live,” the Paramesvarans are offended by the term orphans because a. they feel they are now the parents to these children*** b. the government will not let the children be adopted by them c. Mr. Paramesvaran grew up without ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
In “Wave,” Dale Wisely characterizes water as an element that a. gives life*** b. takes life c. gives and takes life d. is life
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English-I corrected my answers
1. "Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

ENGLISH PLEASE HELP
1. "Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
1. In “The Deadliest Tsunami in History,” the cause of the Indian Ocean tsunami was a. a rupture in the Burma plate*** b. an unintended explosion in Japan c. a tornado off the coast of Sumatra d. mass animal migrations to the North 2. In “The Deadliest Tsunami ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English Please Help
1. "Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "incandescent" One way to save money on electricity is to replace incandescent bulbs with compact fluorescent (CF) light bulbs. a. outside visible spectrum b. creating light by radiating heat c. emitting light by creating ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
In An Inconvenient Truth, the author uses which of the following to emphasize how humans can improve the atmosphere? a. the opening of "A Silent Alarm" b. the opening of "What exactly are greenhouse gases" c. the opening of "Crisis=Opportunity"...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

ENGLISH
1. "Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
write an essay in which you analyze the importance of plot event and characters actions to the development of the story theme. Note that your essay should focus on the theme first and discuss plot and characters in relation to that theme. Review and evaluate a story from the ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Lacie

English
In An Inconvenient Truth, green roofs are beneficial in fighting global warming because a. they are beautiful b. they have solar panels, which collect energy c. they emit water vapor, which cools the atmosphere d. they support plants, which filter carbon dioxide from the air
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
In An Inconvenient Truth, the main greenhouse gas is A. carbon dioxide B. nitrous oxide C. oxygen D. methane
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
In “Wave,” Dale Wisely characterizes water as an element that a. gives life b. takes life c. gives and takes life d. is life
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Which of the following lines from "Birches" uses metaphor to create a strong image? a. "Shattering and avalanching on the snow crust Such heaps of glass to sweep away..."*** b. "I should prefer to have some boy bend them As he went out and in to fetch ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

1 More English check please!!
Read the following sentences from "The Destructors." The new recruit had been with the gang since the beginning of the summer holidays, and there were possibilities about his brooding silence that all recognized. He never wasted a word even to tell his name until ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by sammy

English
The speaker in "Birches" compares the boy's climbing to a. girls dying there hair b. sweeping up broken glass*** c. a forest full of spiderwebs d. filling a cup to the top *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
"The movement down the trail would seem relentless if it did not appear so effortless. The wolf's body, from neck to hips, appears to float over the long, almost spindly legs and the flicker of wrists, a bicycling drift through the trees, reminiscent of the movement ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
"Imagine a wolf moving through the northern woods. The movement, over a trail he has traversed many times before, is distinctive, unlike that of a cougar or a bear, yet he appears, if you are watching, sometimes catlike or bearlike. It is purposeful, deliberate movement. ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English Check please
The High School Step Team Karla’s cousin Jade urged her to join the step team. “This afternoon you should definitely try out!” Jade suggested after the final bell rang. “I know she wants the best for me,” Karla thought to herself, “but I’m ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by sammy

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "scourge" Rats were considered the scourge of the Middle Ages. source of all disease cause of trouble or pain*** omen of good fortune sign of a good harvest *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "minutely" She examined my costume minutely before declaring it the winner. with close attention to even the smallest details*** for a minute piece by piece, minute by minute casually *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "cache" Many soldiers would cache food and supplies for desperate times. extend hide*** sell trade *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "millennia" For many millennia, people believed Earth was flat. reasons thousands of years*** generations of people beliefs or propositions *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "reminiscent" The decorations were reminiscent of autumn leaves. leftovers made reminders*** symbolic *** - My Answer
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Kaai97

English LA 9TH
15. In “The Deadliest Tsunami in History,” the cause of the Indian Ocean tsunami was (1 point) a rupture in the Burma plate. an unintended explosion in Japan. a tornado off the coast of Sumatra. mass animal migrations to the North. 16. In “The Deadliest Tsunami ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by XenaGonzalez

Honors English
What does the vocabulary word "purl" mean? a.) to spin in place b.) a lustrous gem found in sea mollusks c.) swirl I cannot decide if it's a or c, even after researching the word and looking at synonyms. Can anyone help?
Monday, October 26, 2015 by anon

english
Can someone check my work? I am a little confused with adverbs and prepositions.... 1.The portrait fell down. Down is an adverb 2. Someone fell down the steps. Down is a prep. 3.He tripped over the chair. over is a prep. 4. A dried flower arrangement fell over in the wind. ...
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by oliver

Science/English
According to Al Gore in An Inconvenient Truth, how is wind power beneficial in the fight against global warming? a.) it uses wind panels to trap the power of the wind b.) it emits water vapor, which cools the atmosphere c.) it creates a vast amount of energy without releasing ...
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by anon

English
1. He said to us, " There are many bears." 2. He told us, " There are many bears." 3. He told us that there are many bears. 4. He told us that there were many bears. ======================== Are they all the same? Which ones are commonly used? Which ones ...
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
Q1: Is Yosemite short for "Yosemite Valley"? Q2: Does Yosemite stand for "Yosemite National Park"?
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
Choose a film, as most of you already did, and focus on one theme that resides throughout the film. If you feel ambitious, then you can choose several themes to discuss in your paper; however, make sure you connect the themes to each other (if I signed off on your thesis, then...
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by Yasmine

English
It's hard to pronounce 'campfire.' How do we have to pronounce 'campfire'? Do we omit the p sound?
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
What does President Snow mean when he says, “…you have provided a spark which left unattended may grow into an inferno…”?
Saturday, October 24, 2015 by Cearra

English & Comp.
Are these right? I wasn't sure of 2 of them. It'll be in parenthesis. Literary Allusion -(Ross’s line in Shakespeare’s Macbeth): “Let not your ears despise my tongue forever.” 26. - the principle guiding the art of writing effectively, eloquently, ...
Saturday, October 24, 2015 by Sophia

English
How to do the Calypso (from th odyssey book) GN page
Saturday, October 24, 2015 by Maria

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