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Title: Video Games Topic announcement: Sports video game Introduction: It is fun to play video games in sports, because it is very challenging and it excites the person who will play for it. Thesis statement: While genres for sports video games can get quite specific, there ...

ENGLISH
A creative writing teacher tells students to publish their writing projects in a nonprint format. Which of the following techniques would not meet the teacher’s requirements?

English - Literary Device
"American music made Chinese music sound like noise" Would this be considered a simile? If so why?

English
1. I want to eat the bread and butter. 2. Give me a needle and thread. 3. Look at the cup and saucer. 4. Look at a cup and saucer. ------------------- Are they all correct?

English
1. Look at the red and white roses over there. 2. Look at the red and the white roses over there. ------------------------------------- What is the difference between them? The following are my explanations. Are my explanations right? 1. All the roses are red and white. There ...

English
1. There is a black and white dog on the road. 2. There are a black and a white dog on the road. 3. There are a black and white dogs on the road. --------------------------- Are they grammatical? Which ones are grammatical?

English
1. I'm usually above the river or road. 2. I'm usually above the river or the road. ------------------- Which one is the better of the two? Do we have to omit the 'the' before 'road' in the sentence?

English Check answers
Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. When Janine does volunteer work, she feels a sense of joy and fulfillment A. one independent clause only B. one independent clause and one subordinate clause (MY ANSWER) C. one ...

English
How do I relate literary operators to meaningless words?

English
Topic: Smart phones, unsmart users. write an essay on this topic and the best essay will be chosen.

English
I'm writing a persuasive paragraph on how the english language has gotten worse over the years using evidence from George Orwell's essay and current events. In my topic sentence do I state what I'm going to prove or only state the main idea?

English
Where is the simple and complete predicates in the ff.sentences: 1.A king had a strange dream. 2.An odd lady appeared. 3.she advise him to look for the singing bird. 4.The eldest son asked permission to go. 5.He believed that he could catch the bird.

English
1. He has the least money of all his classmates. 2. He has the least money of all the boys in his class. 3. He has the least money of all the boys in his classroom. -------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Is #1 logically incorrect?

English
1. All of a sudden a funny thing happened. 2. All of sudden a funny thing happened. ---------------------- Can we omit 'a' before 'sudden'? 3. detour (Do we stress the first syllable? Can we stress the second syllable?) 4. I have little money. 5. I have less money than Tom. 6...

English
I had to pick a sarcastic quote from A Modest Proposal. I just wanted someone to check it to make sure it sounds sarcastic to them as well. I chose, "I grant this food will be somewhat dear, and therefore very proper for landlords, who, as they have already devoured most of ...

English composition
i just wanna ask if this is correct. i was making a prewritng classification and division. is not finish yet but i just wanna ask if im having a good start thanks Title: Genres of movies Topic announcement: Horror movies Introduction: It is fun to watch scary movies with ...

English
I had to choose exaggeration and irony examples from The Rape of the Lock I wanted someone to check to make sure I am right ! Are these quotes exaggeration? " Then flashed the living lightning from her eyes." "And swells her breast with conquests yet to come, the nymph ...

English
In academic writing, introductions must include a thesis statement. 1.True 2.False I think it true, please recheck my work

English
A brief, concise introduction can be effective. 1.True 2.False I think its true, please recheck my answer.

English
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make. 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...

English
1. The truck will come down with less air in them. 2. The truck will come down if there is less air in them. 3. The truck will come down and less air will be in them. 4. The truck will come down, less air being in them. (*Them refers to the tires...

English
1. When I'm worried about something, I follow my parents' advice. 2. When I'm worried about something, I obey my parents' advice. 3. When I'm worried about something, I take my parents' advice. 4. When I'm worried about something, I ____________ my parents' advice...

English
1. The mountain is so high. We had better go for it. 1-1. The mountain is so high. We had better not go for it. 2. The mountain is so high. We had better go from it. 3. The mountain is so high. We had better go away from it. 4. The mountain is so high. We had better go around ...

English
1. The sign on the bridge said, "Danger! Low bridge." 2. The sign on the bridge said "Danger! Low bridge." ---------------------- Which one is correct? Do we have to put a comma after 'said'? Or are both okay?

English
1. Let me in. 2. Let me into. 3. Let me in the group. 3-1. Let me be in the group. 4. Let me into the group. 4-2. Let me go into the group. 5. Let me out. 6. Let me out of the room. 7. Let me be out of the room. 7-1. Let me go out of the room. ---------------------------- ...

English
The President detoured to Chicago for a special meeting. -------------------------------- What does the sentence above mean, #1 or #2? Is the special meeting in Chicago or anywhere else? 1. The President visited Chicago on the way to the White House to have a special meeting ...

English
Select the letter of the term that identifies the order in which the following sentence is written: Here is the equipment you need for rock collecting. a. direct object b. indirect object c. object complement d. predicate nominative e. predicate adjective

english
how does walter counter hub's defensiveness in secondhand lions

ENGLISH LANGUAGE
EASSY ON ONCE BITTEN TWICE SHY

English
1. I need a small passport photo. 2. I need a small passport photograph. 3. I need a small passport picture. --------------------------- Can we use all the words at the end? Is #1 the most common expression?

English
He was the last man to be hangs for murder in this country. -------------------- In this sentence what is the meaning of 'for'? Does 'for' refer to 'reason' or 'relation', or else?

English
1. They made a pose like a model. 2. They made poses like models. *2-1. They made poses like a model. *2-2. They made a pose like models. 3. They made a mistake. 4. They made mistakes. 5. They made a card for Mom. 6. They made cards Mom. --------------------------- (Can we use...

English
The exam is around the corner.rewrite starting with the corner

English
1. No few students were present at the meeting. 2. Not a few students were present at the meeting. 3. Quite a few students were present at the meeting. ------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? ============================= 4. I have no little money. 5. I ...

English
1. Parrots imitate human speech. 2. Parrots mimic human speech. 3. Parrots copy human speech. ----------------------------- Do they have the same meaning? 4. Can I ask you to take a picture of us? 5. Can I ask you to take a photo of us? 6. Can I ask you to take a photograph of...

English
1. Why did you upload my pictures? I want you to delete them now. ----------------------- Q1: Where do we give the primary stress on the verb 'upload,' on the first syllable or on the second syllable? Q2: Can we substitute 'erase' for 'delete'? What other verbs can we use?

english
Properly format the following conversation, using dialogue tags and proper punctuation. In other words, make it look as it would in a short-short story: Jane: Hey, Mary. How are you? Mary: Good. You’ll never guess who I saw yesterday! Jane: Who? Wait—don’t tell me! Not ...

English
Asim is my friend who is an artist.Asim who is my friend is an artist. Which sentence is correct in case of usage of adjective clause?

English- please help
Need help with the following questions: Q1) Mrs Chen ________ for the doctor's clinic already. 1) left 2) has left 3) had left 4) was leaving Is the answer (1) or (2)? Q2) John ______ to the library since nine o'clock this morning, he should be back soon. 1) goes 2) went 3) is...

English
1. They made too many noises in the laboratory. 2. The boy made too much noise in the library, so he was sent out by the libriarian. 3. She woke up because of a lot of noise from outside. 4. He could not sleep well because a lot of noises from outside disturbed him...

English
1. People got out of their cars and helped the driver. 2. People went out of their cars and helped the driver. 3. People came out of their cars and helped the driver. ------------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Can we use 'went' and 'came' in place of '...

English
1. Don 't hang up. Hold on, please. 2. Don't hang up. Hang on, plese. (Can we use 'Hang on' instead of "Hold on' in telephone conversation?) 3. He and I made poses like models. 4. He and I made a pose like models. (Which one is correct? Do we have to use the plural form 'poses...

English
Which of the following is an example of a narrative poem? A. The Bridegroom by Alexander Pushkin B. The Fish by Elizabeth Bishop C. Danny Deever by Rudyard Kipling D. All of the above

English
This line: "the noblest and most agreeable of all possible castles." Would you say its more exaggerated or sarcastic? Its from the story, Candide. I put it down as exaggerated but wanted to make sure I was correct. Just by the tone of it, he seemed like he exaggerated it.

English
website: an area on the Web where information about a particular subject, organization, etc. can be found ------------------------------ What does the where clause modify, 'an area' or 'the Web'?

English
1. I'll probably go and check out that apple, actually. 2. I'll probably go and check that apple, actually. 3. I'll probably go and check on that apple, actually. ------------------ Which one is correct? Do we have to use 'out' after 'check' here? 4. The waitress who served in...

English
1. She asked me to hold the line. 2. She asked me to hold on. ----------------- Are both the same? Do you have some other similar expressions? 3. He handed me the document without comment. 4. She handed me the document without comments. (Are both OK? Do we have to use the ...

English
1. I'm particular about what I eat. 2. I'm picky about what I eat. 3. I'm choosy about what I eat. -------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is commonly used? Do you have some more adjectives similar to 'picky'?

English
Quick question. Can wittiness be a method for satire?

english
Studying and analyzing others’ speeches help us to be better

English
Identify the subject, object, and verb in this sentence. Online classes require good time-management skills.

writing skills
Sentence 12: This first English dictionary, published in two volumes, contain 43,500 words. ------- Which of the following is the best way to write the underlined portion of this sentence?If you think the original is the best way,choose option 1 1. contain 2. is containing 3. ...

writing skills
(1)Using a dictionary can occasionally be an exercise in frustration.(2)When, for example, you can't spell a word. (3)How do you look up the correct spelling?(4)It is just as exasperating when you discover the definition of "evocation"is"the act or fact of evoking".(5)You ...

English Check answers
Transportation Strike Disrupts Westridge Thousands unable to get to work or school WESTRIDGE, Ohio—More than 600 transportation employees went on strike at midnight last night after the Westridge City Council rejected their demand for a 10% pay increase. The strike affects ...

English
''Thank you so much for you're patiently waiting.'' 1. Is the statement grammatically correct? 2. What is its sentence patterns? ;)

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

English
Which of the following is a technique of satire used by Wilde in The Importance of Being Earnest? A. giving information about his characters in a direct, straightforward way B. ridiculously exaggerating the importance people such as Gwendolen place on a name C. praising the ...

English
A sudden snowstorm hit the city and caused a huge power outage . This was highly unusual.

English
* 1. You can feel safe now. 2. You are able to feel safe now. 3. You are allowed to feel safe now. (I allow you to feel safe now. You may feel safe now.) 4. You have the possibility of feeling safe now. ========================================​ What is the meaning of '...

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 does that ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 the prospects...

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 something like that)? Thank you.

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'?

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...

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?

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' before 'shelf B'? Do we ...

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. ...

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?

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 soup? - Okay...

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'?

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.

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 station. The ...

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 '...

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 ...

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?

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?

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. ...

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?

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...

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?

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'?)

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?)

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 come? I hope that he will come. 5...

english
what is the subject,verb and object in this sentenceParalegals must have good ethics.

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? ...

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' and 'in'? Which ...

english
The of broken glass followed the of the bullet as the rifle . The soldiers were awakened by the of the bugle

english
i need something to hep me with past tense i did this in class we'd we had ?

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.

english
i had to write a story and i am struggling to find amazing vocabulary i did big and changed that word into enormous

English
Draw two lines under verb phrase .write it's tense I had already heard the rumor

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. 6. He didn't...

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 ...

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 we ...

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: When ...

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. ...

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...

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