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English
1. Each of the dogs has its own house. 2. Each dog has its own house. 3. Each of dogs has its own house. 4. Each of my dogs has its own house. 5. Each of these dogs has its own house. ========================== Are they all grammatical? Is #3 OK?
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. How about going to see a movie? 2. Why don't we go to see a movie? 3. Why not go to see a movie? 4. Shall we go to see a movie? 5. What do you say to seeing a movie? 6. Let's go to see a movie. 7. Why don't you go to see a movie? ================ Are they all ...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1.I'm sorry to hear that. 2. That's too bad. 3. What a pity! 4. What a shame! 5. That's a pity. 6. That's a shame. ============== Are they all the same in meaning? Which ones are commonly used?
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
I don't like pears. 1. Neither do I. 2. Nor do I. 3. Me, neither. 4. I don't like pears, either. I like pears. 5. So do I. 6. Me, too. 7. I like pears, too. ========== Are the answers all grammatical? Can you see any awkward answers?
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. If you answer the question right, you will get a point card. 2. If your answer is right, I will give you a point card. 3. If you say the correct answer, you will receive a point card. 4. If you respond to the question right, you will get a point card. 5. If your response to...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. What day is July 22? - It is Sunday. 2. What day is on July 22? - It is Sunday. ============== Which one is right? 3. On July 22, Sunday, what did they do? 4. On Sunday, July 22, what did they do? 5. On July 22, on Sunday, what did they do? 6. On Sunday, on July 22, what ...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He caught a big fish, but he put it back. 2. He caught a big fish and he put it back. 3. He caught a big fish and put it back. ============ Can we use both 'and' and 'but'? Which one is common?
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He skipped stones over the lake. 2. He skipped stones on the lake. ============ When the stones are jumpping on the surface of the water, what preposition can we use?
Monday, November 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
Help correct my work? Which of the following sentences from The Forbidden Fruit does not contain an example of hyperbole? "The ban provoked hot dreams and icy abstinence." "The smell of fried pork made me faint." "I would loiter for hours in front of ...
Monday, November 30, 2015 by Anonymous

English
In which sentence is the underlined verb in the passive voice? a. The rock group is giving the concert just one more time. b. By then the rock group was already giving the concert. c.The rock group will have given the concert by then. d. The rock concert is being given just ...
Monday, November 30, 2015 by Samii

English - The Red Badge of Courage
Which line from The Red Badge of Courage most clearly supports the theme of courage as Henry would define it at the end of the novel? A. "And there were iron jaws of tradition and law on four sides. I was in a moving box." B. "His busy mind has drawn for him ...
Monday, November 30, 2015 by SkatingDJ

English
1. He is an early bird. 2. He is a morning person. (Are both the same in meaing, right?) 3. She is a late bird. 4. She is an evening person. 5. She is a night person. (What about these sentences? Can they be the opposite of #1 or #2? Do you have some other expressions?)
Monday, November 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. She works as a cleaner in/at a hospital. (Which preposition do I have to use?) 2. She spent two weeks in hospital/ in the hospital. (Are both OK? Do you use 'in hospital' in th UK? Do you use 'in the hospital' in the USA?) 3. I had to go to hospital. 4. I ...
Monday, November 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. The Beatles is the most famous band in the world. 2. The Beatles were not happy at all. ================= Are both grammatical? In Sentence 1, the singular verb 'is' is used. In Sentence 2, the plural verb 'were' is used.
Monday, November 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Don't hang up the phone. 2. Don't hang up on me. 3. Hold on the phone. 4. Hold on the telephone. ============= Are they all grammatical?
Monday, November 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
The habitat of a cactus is? Capable of storing water Choices are : Very Prickly, Capable of storing water, graish-green or the desert A mundane experience, in most people’s opinion, would be: A: Grocery shopping. C. Sky-drying B Meeting one’s future spouse D. Having ...
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by jennifer

English
Is this word correct in this sentence. although he had heard about his grandmother's aches and pains a million times, Dennis feigned interest whenever she complained to him. The four choices are Feigned, Condoned Mediated Reconiciled
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by jennifer

English and History
Im a qualified English and History teacher in Australia ( proof available) . What do I need to do to become an online volunteer tutor for you ?
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by I McAlpin

English
In which of the following sentences is the underlined word an object pronoun? A. You really should apologize to her. B. I gave[her] a gift for her birthday. C. We returned [our] books to the library. D. I would like[ you] to be my friend. A. is wrong answer, failed the test I...
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by Madelyn

English
Are the poems 'Annabel Lee' and 'o captain! My captain!' Similar in any way? Kindly compare these poems. Pls help.
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by Jasmine

maths
Score of Janet in Maths is 25 more than two-third of her score in English. If she scores x marks in English, what is her score in Maths ?
Sunday, November 29, 2015 by rohit

english
Is this correct in Denotation/Connotation Rewriting the sentence using a positive tone Original sentence: The dog stood at he door; his size was quite astounding the underline word is dog Here is my new sentence: The big dog stood at the door; his size was quite astounding.
Saturday, November 28, 2015 by Jennifer

English
Unscramble letters to make seven letter words
Saturday, November 28, 2015 by MALINDA

English
Tommy and his dog were looking for the burid treasure.They saw brown box and then they heard a voice behind them... continue writing and make up the story
Saturday, November 28, 2015 by Sue

English
Okayy Im really stuck on this one, Im usually good at analyzing and figuring out what a poem means. But not this one... QUESTION: What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?" A CONTRIBUTION TO STATISTICS Out ...
Saturday, November 28, 2015 by mstv

english
choose the correct verb for each sentence
Friday, November 27, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. He broke his legs, and he's in the hospital now. 2. He broke his legs, and he's in hospital now. 3. The boys are playing in the hospital. 4. The boys are playing in hospital. ======================== Which ones are correct? What is the difference between them?
Friday, November 27, 2015 by rfvv

blue eagle high
maths lit,english.Lo,life science,geography,business studies I don't know what careers I should follow when doing these subjects...please help
Friday, November 27, 2015 by Lettie

English
1. I like pears. - Me, too. - Me too. - I like pears, too. 2. I don't like pears. - Me, neither. - Me neither. - I don't like pears, either. ================= Are the answers all grammatical? Do you have some more common answers? Do we have to put commas after 'Me...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by rfvv

English
3. I didn't see the movie Star Wars. - Me neither. - I saw the movie. It was great. - Really? Everyone in my clas saw the movie. You have to see it. It's great. - You don't need to see the movie. It's not so good. - I saw the movie with my family last week. - I...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I have a lot of work to do. - Why don't you ask your brother to help you? - You should ask your brother to help you. - So you can't go out to play soccer, can you? - (Somethine else) 2. I am going to Vietnam this winter. - Really? Congratulations! - Good for you! - ...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by rfvv

ENGLISH - Please verify my answers
1) In which sentence does the italicized word have a negative connotation? A) Jenna's, green eyes and dark eyelashes gave her an exotic look B) Jack, who is the most outspoken member of the group, led the position to the new rule. C) Matthew was scrawny kid, but he grew up...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by BASTI

statistics
Large group of students took a test in English and the final grades have a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 8. If we can approximate the distribution of these grades by a normal distribution. What percentage of the students (ii) Should pass the test (grades >= 60) (...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by ali

statistics(business)
Large group of students took a test in English and the final grades have a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 8. If we can approximate the distribution of these grades by a normal distribution. What percentage of the students (ii) Should pass the test (grades >= 60) (...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by ali

Latin
I need help with this assignment. My answers are included but don't feel confident. Can you help? Directions: Conjugate the following verbs in the tense given in Latin and English 1. gero, gerere, gessi, gestus – to wear (present) answer: gero I wear 2. disco, discere...
Thursday, November 26, 2015 by Jessie

English
1. It was close to 1:15 a.m. 2. It was near 1:15 a.m. 3. It was about 1:15 a.m. 4. It was around 1:15 a.m. 5. It was roughly 1:15 a.m. 6. It was approximately 1:15 a.m. ================= Are they all grammatical and do they have the same meaning?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. The house is close to the river. 2. The house is near the river. 3. the house is by the river. 4. The house is next to the river. ====== Are they all the same and grammatical? Do we have some more similar expressions?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
Is your house close to your work? ============ What is the part of speech of 'close' here? An adjective or an adverb?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I am too tired to focus on the teaching. I am too tired to do the laundry. I am too tired to mop the floor. I am too tired to iron my uniform. I am too tired to clean the living room. I am too tired to arrange the things in the living room. 2. I am too young to use the ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. This summer, what did Hajun do? He went camping with his friend John¡¯s family. 2. Where did they go? They went to Yosemite National Park. 3. What is Yosemite famous for? It is famous for its natural wonders. 4. On July 20, what did they do? They arrived at ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by rfvv

English
What is an example of Aristophanes' satire of society (other than of women)?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by Anonymous

english
An imperative sentence is to a command as a declarative sentence is to a/an A. statement. B. wish. C. question. D. exclamation. my answer is D
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by lucy

ENGLISH
1. Joseph ate dessert before he ate dinner. --> Are the capitalized words a phrase or a clause? Answer: Clause. 2. She left early in the morning. --> Are the capitalized words a phrase or a clause? Answer: Phase. IS THIS CORRECT?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by jo

english
Define verb tense. Write a sentence that has a simple present tense verb. Rewrite it, changing the verb to simple past tense, simple future tense, each of the perfect tenses, and each of the progressive tenses.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by jo

english
what is quotation marks?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by misty

English
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement children should begin stadying a foreign languages as soon as they start school.Why? Why not?
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by kristen

ENGLISH Correcting #5,6,8 & 9
5)Both Ada and Phil are evaluating their thesis statement, topic sentences, and evidence. If Ada finds that her essay doesn't have a thesis statement identifying the topic of the essay, Ada will reread the essay and decide what the main point of the essay. If Phil finds ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by Basti

english
(1) Jack had been without a car since Monday. (2) The car needed a new battery, and Jack was broke. (3) Although he was embarrassed, Jack called his mother. (4) He felt he had no choice. (5) Fortunately, his mom was happy to help out. (6) She said she had the money and could ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by lucy

maths
Help me on these questions! 1. The teacher's bill for €15 worth of copies and 8 English workbooks was €35. What did each workbook cost? 2. Patrick spent 30% of his money on a football and 60% of it on football boots. If Patrick had €3 left, how much money ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by liam

English/ Could you please verify my answer
1) WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING IS A COMPOUND SENTENCE? a) Butterflies and hummingbirds feed on the nectar of flowering plants. b) Because fraud is so common is some corporations, regulatory agencies are overworked. c) Because Viceroy butterflies migrate over very great distances, ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by Basti

English
We are reading the short story Superstitions out of the book "GreatBooks Roundtable". I am being test on a few questions and need some help! After her conversation with her mother, Frances most likely feels what? a) informed b) frightened c) comforted d) frustrated ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by Victoria

English
In "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" the wife's character is most developed by A. expostion. B. her thoughts. C. Walter's words. D. her dialogue with Walter.**** Thank you
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by BUBBLES

English
Do you agree or disagree with the statement children should begin studying a foreign languages as soon as they start school
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by Grammar

English
can u guys help me add some adverbs (6 or 10) to this story that i summarized thanks in advance!! (^_^): Black, cloudy night-time hung over the backdrop of the house. The grey, ramshackle walls of the house looked worn and forbidding, and the dilapidated stairway said to lead ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by brett

English
Can you explain to me how to do this Each item below starts with a pair of words in CAPITAL LETTERS. For each item, figure out the relationship between these two words. Then decide which choice of the choices (A, B, C, or D) expresses a similar relationship. Write the letter ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by jennifer

English
Agnostic: Religous:: Salesperson:Persuasive Secretary: telephone Hermit:social corn: crop For each item, figure out the relationship between these two words? Can you help explain this to me
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 by jennifer

English
1. Which of the following is not a type of sentence? A. Simple B. Compound-Complex C. Complex D. Simple-Compound *****MY ANSWER D 2. Which sentence should be edited to eliminate its cliché? A. Conrad trembled with anxiety and anticipation as he pressed Denise's ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by Basti

English 1
Can someone please check these. I answered what I thought was right; therefore, I did not know three of them which are 16, 17, and 19. 6. Compare and contrast the poem “Mexicans Begin Jogging” and the story “Delfino II: Diez in the Desert.” a. Both are ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by Blair

English
6 Which of the following descriptions best conveys the author’s negative attitude toward television? (1 point) communications instrument form of national linkage toy medium for selling Use the passage to answer the question. 8 Which statement is true about facts and ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by Alexia Smith

English
Explain 3 ways of acknowledging other people's work
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by mesh

English
1. Pan often hid behind the trees in a dark corner. 2. He often hid behind a chair in the room. =========== What does 'in a dark corner" modify in #1? What does 'in the room' modify in #2?
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. He admitted cheating on the test. 2. He admitted having cheated on the test. =========== Which one is grammatical?
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. What do you think it is? I think it is a duck. No, I don't think so. I thinks it is a chick. I don't agree with you. I think it is a rabbit. I think you can regard it as a duck, a rabbit or a chick. 2. What do you think it is? (Pointing to a photo on the right.) I ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
Joseph ======== In this name, is 's' pronounced [s] or [z]? Are both OK?
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
Mattie J.T. Stepanek ==================== I think J.T. is Mattie's middle name? Would you let me know the full form of "J.T."?
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
"Hopeful" is a little hard to pronounce. Would you let me know how to pronounce 'hopeful' naturally in detail?
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I hope he gets well soon. 2. I hope he gets better soon. 3. I hope he will get well sone. 4. I hope he will get better soon. 5. I hope for him to get well soon. ======== Are they all grammatical and have the same meaning? Which ones are commonly used? What about #5? Is #5 ...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by rfvv

English
When the subject of the sentence is plural, should the nouns that follow agree with the subject's plurality? For example: In this stage, writers review and amend their paper to better articulate their intended message. Should the terms "paper" and "message&...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by Caroline

English Grammar (cover letter)
Revised sentence from an earlier question. Any grammatical errors? My education, communication skills, and international experience in both a study and work capacity prove me a standout candidate for the position.
Monday, November 23, 2015 by ann

English
These are questions from the stories Marita’s Bargain by Malcolm Gladwell, The Secret to Raising Smart Kids, A Walk to the Jetty by Jamaica Kincaid, and ILE by Eugene O’Neill. I Answered all pf the questions I just wanted a second opinion on them. 1. What is ironic ...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Ashley

english
unscramble 14 letters into 3 words
Monday, November 23, 2015 by lou

English Grammar (cover letter)
Anything grammatically wrong with the following sentence? I believe I am a strong candidate due to my communication, research, presentation, and administrative experience. Or should it be communication experience, research experience etc
Monday, November 23, 2015 by ann

English
Which of these BEST describes a corporation with a hierarchical structure? - Different workers have specific roles and different levels of authority.*** - Workers take on many different responsibilities and frequently change jobs. - Workers who do their jobs well are ...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Which sentence below is CORRECTLY punctuated? -Richard Bushnell, who attended the University of Utah, enjoyed playing computer games in college.*** -Bushnell hired Steve Jobs who later became the CEO of Apple Computers. - The version of Pong, that Atari introduced, was ...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Kaai97

English
When did home video game systems first become very popular? -in the late 1960s - in the mid-1970s*** - in the early 1990s
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Kaai97

English
I have to write a 300-500 word essay answering the following questions What benefits do you expect to achieve from career exploration? What do you expect to be the most challenging parts of your career planning process? Why? What questions do you hope to answer about career ...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Learner

English
Which of the following sentences contains a verb in subjunctive mood? If it rains, we can move the party outside If you were taller, you could try out for the basketball team Do you believe that the Jacksons are moving to Alaska? We were going to cook dinner but decided to eat...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Cami

English
give examples of hip-hop artist back in the 1980's and 90's spoke about female. what was a women worth from hip-hop during this time.
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Yasmine

English
1.Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly ? A.Zeus , the king of the gods , is father of Athena*** B.Zeus the king of the gods , is father of Athena C.Zeus, the king of the gods is father to Athena D.Zeus the king of the gods is father , to Athena 2.In "...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by GummyBears

english
Is this paragraph correct with the Capitalization and punctuation marks Valentine’s Day is celebrated on February 14, as a romantic festival. People send their sweethearts greeting cards that say “won’t you be my valentine”, Children like to make their ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Jennifer

English
Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. A serious accident was prevented on the highway by Roger's quick thinking. B. Roger's quick thinking prevented a serious accident on the highway. C. A serious accident was prevented on the highway. D. A serious ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Sam

English
In the Call of the Wild, Buck’s memories and wild yearnings are represented by visions of John*** Spitz The hairy man The man in the red sweater
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Combine these two simple sentences into a complex sentence. Many industrialized nations use the metric system. The United States refuses to adopt it. A. Although many industrialized nations use the metric system, the United States refuses to adopt it. B. Many industrialized ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Jim

English
In the Call of the Wild, Buck’s memories and wild yearnings are represented by visions of John*** Spitz The hairy man The man in the red sweater
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Kaai97

English
Choose the option that corrects the error in the "quote". If no error exists, choose "No change is necessary." Bill, the foreman of the construction company, is concerned about the safety in the large building. "They have had" three accidents in ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Jim

English
demise of hip-hop lyrics
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Yasmine

english
I am still unable to figure out what is wrong with these sentences. The capitalization and punctuation. According to the popular book antiquities that was written in 1877, England began observing this holiday as early as 1446. The festival honored Juno the Goddess of women, ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Jennifer

English grammer
After reading the book she kept it in the cupboard underline the verb in the sentence and state its tense
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by S.sehran

english
Is this paragraph correct with capitalization and marks of punctuation Valentine’s Day is celebrated on February 14, as a romantic festival. People send their sweethearts greeting cards that say won’t you be my valentine? Children like to make their own cards from ...
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Jennifer

English
I have to write a compare and contrast essay on "the pedestrian ,"the murderer" , and "there will come soft rains" - I need help choosing 3 things to compare in each story
Sunday, November 22, 2015 by Sara

english
In each of the following sentences, insert correct capitalization and marks of punctuation whenever they are needed. Are these sentences correct. 1. On a recent blustery February afternoon, students were tearing down a sagging porch. 2. They are part of a program, trying to ...
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by Jennifer

english
In each of the following sentences, insert the commas wherever are needed 1. 1. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809 in Kentucky. 2. In 1816 after selling most of their possessions, the Lincoln family moved to Indiana. 3. During their first weeks in Indiana, the ...
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by Jennifer

english
In each of the following sentences, correct any word that requires a capitalization. 1. The lawyer’s office is located on North Pleasant Street. 2. My uncle lives farther West than grandmother. 3. I’d like to move to the South by next summer. 4. The well-known ...
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by Jennifer

english
In Nethergrave Jeremy creates an obstacle to dating the girl he likes by a) lying about where he lives b) lying about his poor health c) lying about his father's wealth d) lying about his computer expertise
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by cassie

lighthouse christian college
Wich career can I take when I took english,afrikaans,lo,physics and pure maths?
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by mthofire

English
My address is 34 Park Ave., New York ================== Is the expression above is right? How do you say "Ave." 1. [..vnju] 2. [..vnu] 3. [..v]
Saturday, November 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. When MacNeil asks, "When before human history has so much humanity collectivity surrendered so much of its leisure to one toy, one mass diversion?" What is this persuasive technique called? A. repetition B. Generalization C. a rhetorical question D. a ...
Friday, November 20, 2015 by [._.]

English
How would Ronald Reagan's Berlin Wall speech corrupt? Also, is this quote a logical fallacy? "Yet it is here in Berlin where the wall emerges most clearly; here, cutting across your city, where the news photo and the television screen have imprinted this brutal ...
Friday, November 20, 2015 by Emma

English
1. A champion is a rich person who helps people in need. 2. A champion is a farmer who grows fresh fruit and vegetables. 3. A champion is a mother who devotes herself to caring for kids. 4. A champion is a fire fighter who does his best to extinguish the fire. 5. A champion is...
Friday, November 20, 2015 by rfvv

English
Which of the following statements would not be a main theme in The Call of the Wild? a. Always trust your gut*** b. Only the strong survive c. We are driven by our ancient animal instincts d. The beast within us all will come out under the right circumstance
Friday, November 20, 2015 by Kaai97

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