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Hello. Will you please help me with the use of articles in English? 1)The situation is as follows: I heard something bad about a person I know, for example my friend Anna, and I want to say it's not true, which is correct then "it's an unfair accusation of the ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 2:40pm

english(check answers)
which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a girl.(I PICKED THIS) D....
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:43pm

english(check answers)
please check answers 7.which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:26pm

english(2 Qs)
please answer these 2 questions. please 7..which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time. B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:41pm

English
Because the subject of a composition is like a crystal with many facets, you should A. offer a positive idea for every negative one. B. pick one point of view and stay with it. C. offer your reader ideas from several sides. D. be very critical of your sources I think it is B.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:34pm

english
What sentence uses italics, question marks, and punctuation correctly? ( I'm stuck on this problem) A, "How many r's are there in the word February"? B,"How many r's are there in the word February?" asked ty. c, "How many r's are in the...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 10:58am

English
Question's about shakespeare? 1. What kind of music speaks to him the most? 2. For him, what role should the government have in a person's life? 3. For him, is the glass half empty or half full and why? I cannot find the answers for these questions online.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:32am

English
Choose the word modified by the adjective clause in the sentence below. The dog, which was brown and white, walked all the way back to Staci's house. A.) Dog B.) House C.) Staci D.) Walked I think it is A. Thank You.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:16am

English literature
Thoreau writes, "When our lives cease to be inward and private, conversation degenerates" to become
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:06am

English essay
For significant impact, How can place (i chose house) can shaped you?How can it changed your identity? I NEED JUST IDEAS TO BEGIN MY ESSAY.
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10:05pm

English
How do you write a narrative essay about something you regret doing when you have no regrets? lmao
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 7:51pm

english
WhAt Is SoMeThInG YoU ReGrEt DoInG? ItS FoR A NarRaTiVe EsSaY ((-:
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 7:49pm

English
Would this be a good thesis to a paper about someone's life? Even though Karlee has a big interest in farming, she wants to take her life in a slightly different direction.
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 7:20pm

English
How do you write a thesis statement that doesn't sound like a roadmap. My teacher wants us to have a hook, which I have, then a thesis, and then the roadmap. I don't know how to write a thesis that doesn't sound like the roadmap.
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 6:45pm

HISTORY (please help)
3. By the end of the thirteenth century, the institutionalization of the English Parliament: A. provided the foundation for the absolute rule of the monarch. B. enabled the barons and church lords to establish themselves in the House of Commons. C. was a system of power ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 4:42pm

History
3. By the end of the thirteenth century, the institutionalization of the English Parliament: A. provided the foundation for the absolute rule of the monarch. B. enabled the barons and church lords to establish themselves in the House of Commons. C. was a system of power ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 3:25pm

Statistics in Psychology
Please help. Thank you in advance for your time. In an English class last semester, Foofy earned a 76 (x¯= 85, Sx= 10). Her friend, Bubbles, in a different class, earned a 60 (x¯= 50, Sx = 4). Should Foofy be bragging about how much better she did? Why?
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 12:20pm

Statistics in Psychology
Please help with this question, THANK YOU in advance. A line should be over the top of both X’s. In an English class last semester, Foofy earned a 76 (X = 85, Sx = 10). Her friend, Bubbles, in a different class, earned a 60 (X=50, Sx = 4). Should Foofy be bragging about ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 11:48am

English
1. Shut the door behind you. 2. Shut the door behind yourself. 3. I looked about me. 4. I looked about myself. 5. We have the whole week before us. 6. We have the whole week before ourselves. (Are both pairs grammatical? Which one do we have to use?)
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 12:00am

English
1. She killed her. 2. She killed herself. 3. She looked at herself in the mirror. 4. She looked at her in the mirror. 5. You should take care of you. 6. You should take care of yourself. 7. He is very proud of himself. 8. He is very proud of him. (Are they all grammatical? ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:56pm

English
Please correct!! Gulliver's Travels questions 3.) How are the people of Brobdingnag different from the people of Lilliput? Choose the best answer. A.) The Lilliputians are much more peaceful B.) A king instead of a queen rules the Lilliputians, C.) The Lilliputian ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
Questions about Shakespeare: 1. What was the most significant moment in his childhood? 2. What are his beliefs on marriage? 3. Does he believe in an afterlife? 4. Does the thought of death scare him? why? 5. What kind of music speaks to him the most?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 9:03pm

English
I put D. Is this the best answer? In Gulliver's Travels, how are the people of Brobdingnag different from the people of Lilliput? Choose the best answer. A.) The Lilliputians are much more peaceful B.) A king instead of a queen rules the Lilliputians C.) The Lilliputian ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 8:19pm

English
How do you use Treachery in a compound sentence using independent clauses.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 4:15pm

English
Write the possessive form of the noun in parentheses. 1/ (Estelle) dentist looked at her teeth. Answer: Estelle's 2/ The (dentist) nurse helped him. Answer: dentist's 3/ Her ( mother) car was parked outside. Answer: mother's 4/ her (brother) appointment was next . ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 3:14pm

English
Exercise 32.4 Please help with this assignment. Are these correct? Rive to clarify pronoun reference. Most can be revised in many ways. If a pronoun refers ambiguously to more than one possible antecedent, revise the sentence to reflect each possible meaning. 1. All ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:30pm

English
I am doing descriptive writing I am currently constructing a weather scene, which is a bad rainy day. This will end up building more tension to my story. Here is what I got so far... Out the window next to me, the rain was pouring heavily, from the overcast of thick clouds. ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:02pm

English
Hello. I will be very grateful if you help me with a few questions. 1) Do you think it's possible to use "during" and "over" in the following phrase: "During the years since his death / Over the years since his death, he has been considered ...&...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 12:10pm

Psychology (statistics)
In an English class last semester, Foofy earned a 76 1X 5 85, SX 5 10). Her friend, Bubbles, in a different class, earned a 60 1X 5 50, SX 5 4). Should Foofy be bragging about how much better she did? Why?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:40am

PSY
In an English class last semester, Foofy earned a 76 1X 5 85, SX 5 10). Her friend, Bubbles, in a different class, earned a 60 1X 5 50, SX 5 4). Should Foofy be bragging about how much better she did? Why?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:39am

english
was marc wise to tell alice why his previous marriage failed?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 12:27am

English
Which of the sentences below is punctuated correctly? A. "You know," Steven said, "I've never been to the zoo." B. . "You know" Steven said, "I've never been to the zoo." C. "You know," Stephen said, "I've ...
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 7:57pm

English
Complete each sentence with a / ch/ word spelled ch or tch . Write the word on the line . See the word box if you need help. 1/ something you wear on your wrist that tells time....... ..................... 2/ if you have a group of more than one young person, you have a group ...
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 7:14pm

English- Writeteacher/steve
Identify the bolded portion of the following sentence. JACOB HAD TO BUY A NEW CELL PHONE after dropping his old one in the pool. A. Adverb clause B. Adjective clause C. Subordinate clause D. Independent clause Can you help me further with this, I know it is not C.
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 7:31pm

English help - Somebody please
Modernist writers were most concerned with an individual's A. relationship with nature B. responsibilities' to society C. upholding of traditional values D. attempts to find meaning in life I think it is B - but it could be D?? Seems like Modernists talk a lot about ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 6:30pm

English help
What two things is F. Scott Fitzgerald comparing metaphorically by choosing "Babylon Revisited" as the title of his story. A. an ancient, ruined city and Charley's former life of excess. B. a place of peace and harmony and Charley's previous marriage. C. a ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 5:13pm

English help
"The wagon turned and crawled out the entrance" is an example of personification. What is the impact of using this method? A. It implies that the fixer does not want to leave. B. It shows that the fixer is very fond of his wagon. C. It helps the reader imagine how ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 4:41pm

English help
Identify the infinitive phrase in the following sentence. Too many people drive to work when it would be just as easy for them to ride the bus. A. drive to work B. it would be C. just as easy D. to ride the bus I think it is A??
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 4:22pm

English Help - Steve
Identify the participial phrase in the sentence below. Picking up the pen, he signed his name on the guestbook. A. Picking up the pen B. he signed C. signed his name D. on the guestbook I think it is A - I asked this question earlier and did get a response but when I asked ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 4:16pm

English
when a(n) _______ stands for an idea or emotion, it is called a symbol. A. setting B. dialogue C. description D. Object I think it is D. Thank You.
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 2:59pm

English
Which of the following words does NOT have the same meaning as Renaissance? A. revival B. rebirth C. reawakening D. remembrance I
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 2:48pm

English
decide whether the sentence below contains a misplaced and/or dangling modifier or no error. Having flipped the canoe, all the camping gear was lost in the river. A. dangling B. misplaced C. both misplaced and dangling D. No error I think it is: No Error?
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 1:38pm

English
Identify the participial phrase in the sentence below. Picking up the pen, he signed his name on the guestbook. A. Picking up the pen B. he signed C. signed his name D. on the guestbook I think it is A or B. I can't decide which one it is. Please help. Thank You.
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:20pm

English
What does this sentence mean? The thorns of the roses and the roses' fragrance equal each other. Does it mean that there is good for the bad, and that it is okay to have the bad because there is enough good?
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 8:35pm

English
Can you please give me the answers for the blanks? these are about "A Modest Proposal" 7. Advantages to his problem= (1)_______ (2)gives poor a valuable commodity (3) enlarge treasury or stimulate the economy 8. Speaker thinks reader objections would be that = it ...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 6:12pm

english
In the sentence "What made you angry?" what part of speech is the word "you"?
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 6:10pm

English
How would you put the prologue of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare from high style to low style? In other words how would you put slang into it?
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 5:34pm

English
Can you please give me the answers for the blanks? these are about "A Modest Proposal" 7. Advantages to his problem= (1)_______ (2)gives poor a valuable commodity (3) enlarge treasury or stimulate the economy 8. Speaker thinks reader objections would be that = it ...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 5:21pm

english
Need answers for these about "A Modest Proposal" PLEASE 2. Type of Satire? Horatian or Juvenalian 4. Fiction or non-fiction? 5. Problem = 6. Solution =
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:56pm

English
I am writing a paper for my research class and I am not sure I am using the right word in the sentence below. (This can include mental, physical, and emotional abuse that any member of a family conflicts on to another member of the family.) I am not sure that “conflicts&#...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 3:37pm

English
I am doing descriptive writing. Please read and check my story I need help to write a solid interesting ending. The Unexpected I’m in a hospital bed with my mum gripping her hand onto mine. All I have endured is an extensive amount of excruciating agony of aching pain, ...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 3:17pm

english
I have to write about person who smokes using three dimensions which are cultural, institution and personal. How should I go about this? Please give me an example. Thanks.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 2:44pm

English
I am doing descriptive writing how can i describe a shooting scene in a school? it needs to be detailed, chaotic and interesting
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 1:30pm

SAT
Please help me. I am a foreign boy. English is not my first language. I find the SAT questions too tough. In my home land we did not learn much english in high school. How can I pass the SAT with a good score?
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 1:09pm

English
If you consider The Call of the Wild to be an allegory, which one of the following statements would be true: Judge Miller represents the primordial condition.B Buck represents some characteristic of humanity
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 8:55pm

English
Can someone check the opening of my story? I’m in a hospital bed with my mum gripping her hand onto mine. All I have endured is an extensive amount of excruciating agony of aching pain, within my joints. All that’s in my head is the constant thudding and thumping ...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 2:05pm

English
I am writing a description of a boring teacher Here is what I have so far Miss Tedious (the most lacklustre teacher ever) was talking algebraic garbage but her voice just seemed a blur. Her eyes seemed to sag with an expression of dullness and lack of life. Her mouth moved ...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 1:38pm

english
What is a good thesis statement according to the disagreement of gay marriage?
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 5:03am

ENGLISH
Paraphrase the sentance,"to cut a long story short,one day i decided to be a man about my feelings."
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 2:51am

Statistics
WEB CALCULATOR EXERCISE Descriptive Statistics 1 The table below presents data for a sample of people who completed a religious survey. Age Gender Denomination Church Attendance 56 1 7 4 46 2 6 5 49 2 6 5 49 1 1 5 27 2 9 5 51 1 4 2 47 2 2 3 67 1 5 4 49 2 2 6 33 1 12 6 55 2 9 5...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:56pm

English
Simple predicate? We had to banish Mel from the game because he was cheating.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 2:02am

English
Can someone help me think of a sentence that you can reverse the words like this? Betty danced wildly around twice. Twice around, wildly, danced Betty.
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 5:51pm

English
Can someone please help me check the grammar in the following sentences? 1) I would like to inform people about the danger (after effects?) of having a nuclear power station near our town 2) I hope you will listen to our advice. 3) Animal and plant species will be in danger.
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 4:42pm

English
In this section of the final, revise the sentences provided to correct the grammar errors indicated. (In many cases there will be more than one correct alternative to the sentence provided; credit will be given for all correct answers.) Revise the following word groups to ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 3:41pm

mathematics in english
What time wen car driving 90km/h in the distance of 11 700km?
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 11:06am

English
As successful as... ? what can successful be compared to as a simile?
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 10:18pm

English
I have an art presentation and I need to find a piece of literature written around late 1800s to early 1900s to relate to my art (The Brooklyn Bridge photograph- Walker Evans). It'll probably need to be industrialization related. Thanks.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 7:56pm

MATH
In a school library, there are 3 Chinese Language books for every 5 English Language books. The number of Malay Language book is 5/9 as many as the Chinese Language books. Find the ratio of the number of Malay Language books to the number of English Language books. (Express ...
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 7:52pm

English
What are the verb forms in English? I know that there are 12.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 7:34pm

English
When a speaker says to stop and view the scene below in the valley he is really talking about. a) being inspired by the beauty of the scenery. b) taking pleasure in the challenges he has already overcome. my answer is A
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 5:17pm

English
I have to find articles that are based on biased or are unbiased from truthful resources. The 4 topics I have to do are: 1) Animal rights (2)Poverty (3)Hunger (4 child protection. Please tell me websites, that I can find them. Thank you!
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 1:46pm

english
state the distinguishing features of literary writing by citing examples and discussing them
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 10:09am

English
I am 3/7 of a chicken,2/3 of a cat and 2/4 of a goat. What am I?
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 10:02pm

English
Can some one please check my work? Thanks! From the words below supply the words needed to complete the sentences. occult; serene; partisans; fervor; fledgling; blasphemous 1. Even though he was a FLEDGLING writer, his work suggested he was a professional. Once in a FERVOR, he...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 6:24pm

English
When starting your search for peer reviewed scholarly sources, which of the following types of databases is your best choice?
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 6:03pm

English
Can someone check this for me? Correct me if I'm wrong! From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Bequeath, parsimonious, serene, solemn, forlorn 1. When it came time for the reading of their fathers will, the family was surprised. They knew ...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 5:52pm

English
Can some one please check my work? Thanks! From the words below supply the words needed to complete the sentences. occult; serene; partisans; fervor; fledgling; blasphemous 1. Even though he was a FLEDGLING writer, his work suggested he was a professional. Once in a FERVOR, he...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 3:44pm

English
Can someone check my analogies and see if I did them wrong? Correct me if I'm wrong! 1. shrimp : crustacean :: A. motor: auto B. mustang : horse C. bull : ox D. squirrel : rodent I got D 2. glass : cinder block :: A. soft : hard B. fragile : breakable C. house : wall D. ...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 3:26pm

Maths literacy,life science,history,geography
I PASSED MATRIC ND I WAS DOING THESE SUBJECTS..I PASSED WITH DIPLOMA.....THIS WAS HOW I WORKED.....#MATHS LITERACY (LEVEL 3) #GEOGRAPHY(LEVEL 3) #HOME LANGUAGE(LEVEL 7) #ENGLISH(LEVEL6) #LO(LEVEL7) #LIFE SCIENCE(LEVEL3)#....I WANT TO KNW WHAT CAN I STUDY AT TUT OR AT COLLEGE.....
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 9:53am

English
Identify the definition of the word in quotes. Abby was finally able to "balance" her checkbook, after hours of matching her monthly expenses to her bank statement. A. to sway B. to weigh in C. to move toward and then away D. to gain agreement D
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:49pm

english
In which sentence is the underlined phrase a prepositional phrase functioning as an adjective? She went to boarding school in Coventry. My sister was born in Chicago. Her grades gave my sister a place in the top rank of her class. My sister moved away in 2009
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 2:30pm

English
Can someone of you check these sentences, please? Thank you in advance. 1Complete the sentences with the correct form of should, must or have to. 1You _________ be worried. This test is very easy. (don’t have) 2All the students _________arrive on time. (must) 3In my ...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 2:07pm

english
According to Franz Fanon in his book The Wretched of the Earth, A. colonization need not be violent. B. decolonization need not be violent. C. decolonization is always violent. D. colonization is an inevitable necessary evil.
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 12:50am

English
In which one of the following sentences could you best use a semicolon? A If you ask me Jerry is a tennis whiz. B When she is worried Lucille eats a lot. C Jerry loves tennis he plays everyday. D Lucille bought a new tennis racket and brought it home.
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 12:35am

English
In which one of the following sentences is the number written correctly? A The college has an endowment of more than $187 million. B The parcel of land was advertised as two hundred forty-three and three-quarters acres. C One hundred and thirty-two people lined up to buy the ...
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 11:25pm

English
Anyone read boys and girls by Alice Munro ?
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 11:04pm

English
Which of the following is an example of primary research? A Searching the internet for nutritious recipes B Calling a dietician for information about a low-carb diet C Reading an interview in a professional journal D Asking a reference librarian for specific sources of ...
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 10:59pm

english
You've been assigned to invite a group of mechanical engineering professors to tour your facility. What type of language should you use in the invitation? A Formal language B Direct, simple language C Technical jargon D Pompous language
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 10:02pm

English
Did you eat my cookies while I was soundly sleeping? Can somebody help me with an interogative sentence with the same parts of speech as in the above sentence?
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 4:42pm

English
how to describe a shooting scene in writing?
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 2:18pm

english
Choose the plural noun that's spelled correctly? A. Fathers-in-law B. Phenomenons C. Pianoes D. Editor in chiefs
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 10:24pm

english
Choose the plural noun that's spelled correctly?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 10:19pm

English
What is the plural possessive form of chicken? chicken's
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 8:49pm

strayer
In a survey of a TriDelt chapter with 50 members, 21 were taking mathematics, 32 were taking English, and 6 were taking both. How many were not taking either of these subjects?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 7:46pm

English
I have to identify the prepositional phrase, the word it modifies, and whether it is an adverb or an adjective in these sentences. Can you tell me if these are right or not? The Komodo's teeth are dangerous to everyone. Phrase to everyone Modifies dangerous Adverb The ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 4:30pm

1st grade english
where you say a small mug in a sentence do you say small or little
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 3:17pm

English
Write this in your own words. what is Pollution? Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change.[1] Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 3:00pm

English
I am writing a story and it is about this maths teacher who is really annoying. she is teaching the class. what dialogue can I use to put in my story which makes the class get even more bored?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 2:40pm

English-abstract word
What are some abstract words for beauty products/makeup?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 2:01pm

English
In this example I need to say 1. Choose a term or phrase to describe the type of writing at issue. 2. What's the social purposes that motivate writing 3. Comment on how the form and content of each passage are related to the various social situations. With a love and ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 1:52pm

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