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July 28, 2016

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English
Does anyone have an old compare and contrast essay i can use?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Larissa

english
read the following line from Poe's "The Raven": "Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before" a)alliteration b)metaphor c)personification d)simile
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Cee

English
Write a speech in the following situation- You are the leading actor in a school play It is the interval in the play. The first half was dreadful, with actors forgetting their lines, props falling over and the audience laughing for the wrong reasons..‟ Use a range of ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Bob

English
Imagine that there are many children in your locality had missing their parents and they just sent to job by their families.Write a letter to editor of newspaper describing the sad plight of such children and the need to uplift them. And I need to get a formal letter to editor...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Shakeeb

English
Many years passed. --------------------- If a person uses the sentence above, how many years does the person have in mind? More than 5 years? Over 7 years? More than 10 years? How about you?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'll take him the dog. 2. I'll take the dog to him. 3. I'll bring him the cat. 4. I'll bring the cat to him. 5. I'll bring him it. 6. I'll bring it to him. 7. I'll take him this. 8. I'll take this to him. --------------- Is each pair the same...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
They went to an animal doctor. The vet said, "This pet is almost blind." The wife said to her husband, "What are you going to do?" --------------------------- What is the difference between them in meaning? 1. What are you going to do? 2. What will you do? ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
The sea is shallow, and we can not notice a major shift in a tidal change. ------------ Would you check this sentence? Thank you.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
The sandy area is 1.5 km in length, 40 km in width and has an area of 60,000 square meters. ------------------- Would you check the sentence an correct errors, please?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Also many events and festivals are held with (the) opening of the sea. (Is it correct? Do we ahve to sue 'the' here?) 2. The beach provides tourists with other attractions every year. ------------------- Are they grammatical?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Whitey in Roumania Whitey's master died 5 years ago. However, he has been waiting for him. 2. Whitey in Roumania Whitey's master died 5 years ago. However, he has waited for him for a long time. 3. Whitey in Roumania Whitey's master died, but, he has been ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. granddad, granddaddy 2. grandad,grandaddy Which ones do we have to use?
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
Do adults use grandma, grandpa, or granddad? Do children usually use the terms?
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
When every pencil meant a sacrifice his parents boarded him at school in town, slaving to free him from the stony fields, the meagre acreage that bore them down. They blushed with pride when, at his graduation, they watched him picking up the slender scroll, his passport from ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by Anastasia

english
2 sentences with rising intonation and 2 sentences with falling intonation
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by alyza

English
1. I bought six-year old red ginseng. 2. I bought six-year-old red ginseng. (Which one is grammatical?) 3. He narrowly escaped being drowned. 4. He narrowly escaped from being drowned. (Are both the same and grammatical:?)
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I'll look over your application and call you in a few days. 2. I'll look thoroughly your application and call you in a few days. (Is 'look thoroughly' the opposite of 'look over'?) 3. I will look closely at your application. 4. I will take a close ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He called on his uncle. 2. He called at his uncle's (house). 3. He visited his uncle. 4. He visited his uncle's (house). 5. He dropped by the bakery/his grandma. 6. He came by the bakery/his grandma. 7. He paid a visit to his uncle. 8. He paid a visit to the bakery...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
The company profits ____________ by 5% last year. ------------------ Q1: What can be put in the blank? 1. grew 2. increased 3. ________ Q2: Is the sentence grammatical?
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The bird fell into the tree. 2. The bird fell in the tree. 3. The bird fell out of the tree. 4. The bird fell from the tree. 5. The bird fell off the tree. ---------------------- Are they all grammatical? Does 1 mean 2? Are the rest all the same in meaning?
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, June 10, 2016 at 11:32pm. 1. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as planned. 2. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as it is planned. (Does #1 mean #2? Is 'it is' deleted?) 3. Lee was standing right behind her. 4. Lee was ...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
Choose the word that best completes the sentence. One of the girls left _____ tennis shoes in the gym. a. her*** b. hers c. their d. them
Monday, June 13, 2016 by Kaai97

English
For what reason might an author use onomatopoeia in a story or poem? a. to help create a vivid picture*** b. to compare unlike items or concepts c. to give the text a song-like quality d. to represent something else
Monday, June 13, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Read the following lines from Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven": And the Raven, never flitting, still sitting, still sitting On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door; And his eyes have all the seeming of a demon's that is dreaming, And the ...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which phrase from Marge Piercy's "To Be Use" best illustrates the poem's celebratory tone toward hard work? I want to be with people who submerge in the task, who go into the fields to harvest and work in a row and pass the bags along, who are not parlor ...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Why didn't Chuchu stay calm? 1. It was because Chuchu felt his old master was so close to him. 2. He felt his old master was so close to him. 3. He felt his old master was near him. 4. He felt his old master was in the subway. 5. He felt his old master was not far away. 6...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. When did master lose Chuchu? 2. Master lost Chuchu when they went out for a walk. 3. You must be master of your circumstances. --------------------------------- #2 is the answer to the question 1. Will you look at the word 'master'? There is no article before '...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. How did Chuchu notice that his old master was in the subway? - He could feel that his old master was there. 2. Think and talk about which person Chuchu should live. - I think Chuchu should live with his old master because he had been with his old master for a long time and ...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. After getting married, what did the master do? - He moved into a bigger house. 2. What is the master going to do for Chuchu? - He is going to take care of the pet. 3. When did the master lose Chuchu? - He lost Chuchu when they went out for a walk. 4. What happened to Chuchu...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What are the synonyms of delicious? -They are yummy and tastey. 2. What is the antonym of delicious? - It is tasteless. ------------------------- Q1: Are the questions and answers correct? Q2: Do you have other common opposites of 'delicious' other than '...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. "He looks pale," she said. 2. "He looks pale," said she. 3. "He looks pale," said the girl. 4. "He looks pale," the girl said. ----------------- Which ones are grammatical? Do you have any rule regarding that?
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
Somebody is knocking on the door outside. The person inside the house says, "Who is it?" -------------------- Why does he say 'Who is it?" What about "Who are you?" Can't we use "Who are you?" Do you have any difference between the ...
Monday, June 13, 2016 by rfvv

English
"When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God...
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by MK

English
1. What is the opposite of blurry? 2. What is the opposite for blurry? -It's clear. (Which question is right? Are both correct? Which preposition is commonly used?)
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by rfvv

English
Can someone help me write an essay on the secret garden
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by ANONYMUS

English
Part A Infinitives An infinitive is the base form of the verb, commonly preceded by to . An infinitive may be used as a noun, adverb, or adjective. Examples: -To know him is to like him. (noun) -She came here to study. (adverb) -That is the movie to see. (adjective) Directions...
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by ANONYMUS

English
1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. 3. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. 4. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. 5. The first safety lamp for ...
Sunday, June 12, 2016 by ANONYMUS

English
What is the main theme of the poem
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by hema

English
In Edgar Allan Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado," the literary device of foreshadowing is used to create mystery when Montressor tells Fortunato a. "You are a man to be missed." b. "A draught of this Medoc will defend us from the damps." c. &...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which phrase best defines an epic simile? a. a figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as if it were something else b. a literary technique that involves differences between meaning and intention c. a work created in imitation of another d. a long, elaborate ...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Kaai97

English
can someone write a summary of the novel pride and prejudice in 400 words? please
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Diana

English
1. He looks like he is in another world. 2. He looks like he has a lot of money. 3. He looks like he knows everything. 4. He looks like he is from America. 5. He looks like he is more than 20 years old. ---------------------- Are the sentence all correct? In these sentences, ...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by rfvv

English
What should we do to live a healthy life? Let me tell you about what to do for a healthy life. First, we should eat healthy food to stay healthy. It is better to eat brown rice than white rice. Second, we should exercise regularly. I like playing badminton, so I play badminton...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by rfvv

English
A baby is in a cradle. One of the boys is looking at the baby. He said, "_________" 1. It is smiling. 2. He is smiling. 3. She is smiling. ---------------------- Wich expression can he use? If the boy doesn't know whether the baby is a girl or a boy, does he have...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Maybe it's a missing dog. 2. Maybe it's a stray dog. 3. Maybe it's a homeless dog. 4. Maybe it's a ownerless dog. -------------------- Are they the same in meaning? #1 seems to be the same as #2. Am I right? What about the others......Take care.
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The maste comes back. 2. A master comes back. 3. Master comes back. (Are they all grammatical? Can we use as in #3? In #3, 'master' is used as a proper noun? Am I right?) 4. "Yes, master." In the expression, 'master' is used in the vocative case. ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as planned. 2. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as it is planned. (Does #1 mean #2? Is 'it is' deleted?) 3. Lee was standing right behind her. 4. Lee was standing just behind her. (Is 'right' the same ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He saw his bird fly free. 2. He saw his bird fly freely. (Which one should we use? Are both OK?) 3. They decided to call the baby Mark. 4. They decided to name the baby Mark. (Are both the same in meaning?) 5. My vision is blurry these days. 6. My eyesight is blurry these ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English (Plays)
Which phrase best describes Grover's Corners? (This is for Our Town by Thornton Wilder) A) Full of surprises B) Drab and boring C) Steeped in time-honored custom D) Suspicious and secretive
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Delilah Garcia

English
Chuchu is a pet dog. His master is an office worker. Master comes back. He is happy. Master got married. Master gave food to the dog. Is it good? Yes, master. It's delicious. ...................... Q1: Can we use "Master"? In the sentences, "Master' ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by rfvv

English
In 450 words write an essay on the topic the harmattan
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Ebubechi

Business English
which sentence is correctly capitalized?
Thursday, June 9, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Can you summarize this case study 300 words minimum? Overview Hospital A: Porter Regional Medical Center (PRMC) Located on the east side of town, Porter Regional Medical Center (PRMC) was a for-profit hospital, consisting of 110 hospital beds, 8 of which were reserved for ...
Thursday, June 9, 2016 by sarah

English
you are a speaker in a debate on the topic "are girls to accept any proposal from boys". stand for the motion
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 by Kojo

english
the traffic might have delayed jimmy
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 by shabrin

English
Write a letter to the editor of a newspaper describing the sad plight of such children and the need to uplift them
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 by Anonymous

English
There are 10 English sentences. A person is asked to read all the sentences and translate them into Korean. He should read the first sentence and then he should translate into Korean. After that he should read the second sentence and then he should translate the second ...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 by rfvv

English
Read the following poem and then respond to the question below: “I’m Nobody! Who are you?” By Emily Dickinson I’m Nobody! Who are you? Are you – Nobody – too? Then there’s a pair of us! Don’t tell! they’d advertise – you know! ...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 by Annie

English
1. It is getting hotter. 2. He grew taller. 3. The leaves turned brown. 4. He fell asleep. 5. The bird came alive. 6. The man has gone blind. 7. You should stay healthy. 8. She remained unmarried all her life. 9. He became rich. 10. She appeared rich. 11. She proved rich. 12. ...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He tells me that she is happy. => He told me that she was happy. 2. He has told me that she was happy. => He told me that she had been happy. 3. He will tell me that she will be happy. => He told me that she would be happy. -------------------------------- Q1: ...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, June 6, 2016 at 7:05pm. 1. I try not to stress when things go wrong. 2. I try not to stress out when things go wrong. 3. I try not to stressed when things go wrong. 4. I try not to stressed out when things go wrong. --------------------- Are they all ...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Don't play computer games too much. 2. Don't play too many computer games. 3. Don't play too much computer games. 4. Don't play a lot of computer games. 5. Don't play smart phone games too often. 6. Don't play too many smart phone games. 7. Don't...
Monday, June 6, 2016 by rfvv

French Check Ms. Sue
Please check this. Thank you! 1. France is a country in Asia. true false*** 2. There are many countries in Africa where French is one of the principal languages of the people. true false 3. Québec, in Canada, is a French speaking part of Canada. true*** false 4. The ...
Monday, June 6, 2016 by Mame

English
1. I try not to stress when things go wrong. 2. I try not to stress out when things go wrong. 3. I try not to stressed when things go wrong. 4. I try not to stressed out when things go wrong. --------------------- Are they all grammatical? What is the difference among them?
Monday, June 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
Change passive voice into active
Monday, June 6, 2016 by Mary

english grammer
She never spoke a word. The apples are rather cheap. I kept my shoes outsides. The lion roared loudly. We will play football today. How often does he call you? The old woman spoke softly. I have never watched any movie in a theatre. Its very cold. I often meet her at the library.
Monday, June 6, 2016 by underline the adverb and circle the word it modifi

english grammer
She never spoke a word
Monday, June 6, 2016 by underline the adverb and circle the word it modifi

English
1. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as planned. 2. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as is planned. 3. The building of the new bridge will go ahead as it was planned. ================ What does #1 mean, #2 or #3?
Monday, June 6, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I feel alone in the living room. 2. I feel lonely in the living room. 3. I feel lone in the living room. ------------------ Are #1 and #2 the same? #3 is wrong, right? =============== 4. He is driving on a lonely road. 5. He is driving on a lone road. 6. He is driving on an...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. They decided to call the baby Mark. 2. They decided to name the baby Mark. (Are both the same?) 3. Lee was standing right behind her. 4. Lee was standing just behind her. (Are both the same?) 5. They hired a private detective to find their missing child. 6. They hired a ...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Master! It's me. You're right there. I can feel it. (companion dog) - Chuchu? Is that you? (dog's master) -------------------------------- The master of the dog found the missing dog after a long time. In this dialogue, do we have to use 'that' alone? How ...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Can you help me with Final check:Money problems. My neighbor or, Martha ran into the house crying and angry. "My car has been stolen!she gasped.
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by Jackie Barlow

English
1. He puts a collar around his dog before walking it. 2. He puts a collar on his dog before walking it. -------------------- Are both OK? Do we have to use 'around' or 'on'? Can we use other verbs instead of 'puts'?
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
He came back home from work. He said, "I'm home." ---------------------------- Can we use 'I'm at home.' instead of 'I'm home'?
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. What about dinner at my place? 2. What about dinner in my place? 3. What about dinner at my house? 4. What about dinner at my apartment? ---------------------- Are they all correct? Do we have to use 'at' or'in'? Are both OK? What is the difference between...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Dear Ms.Sue, thank you for your previous answer, but may I ask you about one more word? I found the word "coeval" (I never heard it before; it is, probably, rarely used). Do you think "coeval society" may mean the same as "the society of that time"...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by Ilma

English
Hello. Dear Ms.Sue, I would be very grateful for your advice. 1) Do you think it's possible to say "the holistic phenomenon of science" (meaning "science as a whole")? 2) Do you think I used the articles correctly in the following "the interaction ...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by Ilma

ENGLISH
Prewriting: Choosing Your Topic Use the chart below to take notes on two literary works that you have found while browsing. These two works should have enough similarities to make connections between them and to draw comparisons. Story Author Plot Characters Theme Drafting: ...
Saturday, June 4, 2016 by I NEED HELP FAST PLEASE!!!!!

English
How to write a debate for the motion boys should not help in the kitchen
Saturday, June 4, 2016 by Godwin

English
1. Watching the shining bridge from the beach is wonderful. 2. Watching the shining bridge at the beach is wonderful. 3. Watching the shining bridge on the beach is wonderful. ------------------------ Which preposition is suitable? Can we use all the prepositions?
Saturday, June 4, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The view of the bridge at night is great because of the light bulbs decorating the bridge. 2. The view of the bridge at night is great because of the light bulbs decorated on the bridge. 3. The view of the bridge at night is great because of the light bulbs shining brightly...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 6:42am. 1. If you are stressed, you feel tense and anxious because of difficulties in your life. 2. If someone is stressed out, they are very tense and anxious because of difficulties in their lives. ============================== The ...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
On a Works Cited page, which of the following should be in italics? title of a book title of a webpage title of a short story title of a newspaper article I'm thinking book but I'm not sure:/
Friday, June 3, 2016 by SkatingDJ

English
I have to explain why I agree or disagree and "why i think this is" in an essay I already know what I want to say but I don't know how to start off and add in the "why I think" part And I'm not sure how I should end it This question is worth 1 point...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Mari

English
Leaping upstream, we fished most of the day salmon. Avoid dangling
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Tinsae

English
1. If you are stressed, you feel tense and anxious because of difficulties in your life. 2. If someone is stressed out, they are very tense and anxious because of difficulties in their lives. ============================== The above are form Collins Dictionary. Q1: Does it ...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by rfvv

English
Khianna is preparing an informational presentation for her science class. Her presentation discusses three different theories about what killed the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. The first theory is that an asteriod hit the earth, the second theory is climate change, and the ...
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Bob

english
Audrey said that Kyle was the most unique person she had even met. Why doesn't this statement make sense?
Friday, June 3, 2016 by Anonymous

english
An effective speech delivery has all of the following qualities EXCEPT: A. speaker delivers message with impact. B. it is a result of the speaker’s natural talent and gift. C. influences audience to act or think favorably toward message. D. meets audience expectations. i ...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Amie

English
How is Zaroff’s defeat in “The Most Dangerous Game” caused by his own arrogance? A) He is tricked by Rainsford. B) Zaroff is wounded by Rainsford’s trap. C) He lets Rainsford go to prolong the hunt. D) He watched Rainsford jump into the sea. I'm picking...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by SkatingDJ

English
Dear Ms.Sue, thank you so much for your help. Please help me with a few more problems. 1) "the thesis defines the integrity and continuity of the process of the emergence of natural science" (maybe too many OF?) 2) "its nature is displayed in the(?) influence on...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Ilma

English
Hello. Dear Ms.Sue, I see you are online. You have helped me so many times. Will you please check some sentences for me (my teacher asked me to translate but I'm not sure whether it sounds normal and natural English). 1) "A thesis submitted for a doctoral degree in ...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Ilma

English
The salesperson ignored Lisa. He was helping an older customer. Which sentence best combines the two sentences using a participial phrase? A. Lisa was ignored by the salesperson as he helped an older customer B. An older customer was being helped by the salesperson so he ...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Kolohe

English
1. He drove his car carefully. 2. He drove his car in a careful manner/way. 3. He greeted the person politely. 4. He greeted the person in a polite manner/way. 5. He said no angrily. 6. He said no in an angry manner/way. ------------------ Is each pair interchangeable?
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She danced lovelily. 2. She danced in a lovely manner. 3. She danced in a lovely way. 4. He said hello friendlily. 5. He said hello in a friendly manner. 6. He said hello in a friendly way. ------------------------------------- Which ones are grammatical?
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

CHECK MY ANSWERS FOR ENGLISH PLEASE
11. Read the following paragraph found in the selection from "From Emperor to Citizen." The "Articles for Favorable Treatment" stipulated that I could live temporarily in the Imperial Palace without fixing any definite time limit. Apart from three large ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Anonymous

English
What principal idea about people does the story "Harrison Bergeron" convey? (Points : 5) Great art belongs to the few who can create it. Only a few people have the talent to become professional artists. The goal of equal rights for all should not erase the varying ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Jamie

English
What is the tone of Guy de Maupassant's short story, "The Necklace?" I cannot find out whether or not this tone is reproving and mocking or realistic and ironic. If anyone could help that would be great as I am completely stuck on this.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Mame

English plz check my work!?!?!
She slams the door closed. The tears won't stop running. She hits her head into the pillow. "Why was I ever born?!" She screamed out. Her mother ran up the stairs, calling her name. Before her mom could open the door she quickly locked it. "Trinity?!Trinty ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by othilia....yes you prob know me...

English answer CHECK
16. Identify the word or phrase that should be in italics. Riding the Orient Express toward Istanbul, Tom read the novels of Mark Twain. (1 point) Orient Express Istanbul Express Mark Twain**** 17. Identify the word or phrase that should be in italics: He felt like a character...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Anonymous

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