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English
I need help with these problems 1. Academic writing is defined by conventional forms of writing, such as ________. A. research reports and case studies B. editorials and arguments C. summaries and problems D. prose and poetry 2. Public writing includes ________. A. fliers, ...
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 10:50am

english
How can this thesis statement be written better? Rap music is the best ever.
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 9:27am

English
Can you help me annotate this prompt? I don't know really how to do it? In the following passage from the scarlet letter the narrator describes Hester Pyrnne in her isolation from Puritan community. In a well organized essay, analyze the language and rhetorical devices the...
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 6:29am

English
Reread lines 9-12 in “I Ask My Mother to Sing.” What idea is suggested by the image of the water lilies filling with water, spilling it into the lake, and filling it up again? Consider the event described in the final stanza. What are some ideas? I know it has ...
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 12:30am

English
Do you think that the nostra aetate is important for this era dose this document affect your life
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 11:20pm

English
Do you think that the nostra aetate is important for this era dose this document affect your life
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:56pm

English
Do you think that there is any thing missing from the nostra aerate
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:54pm

English
Who do you believe is the intended audience ( who was it written for ) of nostra aerate? What is the intended (purpose) of nostra aerate ? Explain answers with exames from the text
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:52pm

English
Describe the setting of “Grape Sherbet” as you visualize it. A graveyard with a family? Also, is the father dead or alive. I know this is happening on Memorial Day, but it doesn't seem clear whether the father is dead.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:14pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:13pm. 1. You need a room more than I need a study. 2. You need a room more. 3. You need a room a lot. ----------------- Are they all grammatical? Did 'more' come from 'much'? English - Writeacher, Thursday, ...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 7:31pm

English
An overused expression is a
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 7:17pm

Academic English
Hello! For my first task, I have to reflect on these two questions from a University seminar. I answered the questions below. Please let me know if I have answered them well enough. what does it mean to "learn" something? To "learn" something means to gain ...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 4:15pm

english
essay: politics and the english language In paragraph 13 of “Politics and the English Language,” Orwell tells the reader that, when observing the typical politician speak, “one often has a curious feeling that one is not watching a live human being but some kind...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:12pm

english
essay:politics and the English language Orwell uses the image of a cuttlefish to describe users of inflated language: “When there is a gap between one’s real and one’s declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a ...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:11pm

english
essay: we are all confident idiots Dunning observes that “An ignorant mind is precisely not a spotless, empty vessel, but one that’s filled with the clutter of irrelevant or misleading life experiences, theories, facts, intuitions, strategies, algorithms, heuristics...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:11pm

english (check my answer)
What is a key characteristic of a refrain in a poem? a. imagery b. alliteration c. repetition d. rhyme I think it's c?
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 12:21pm

english language
Write debate for the motion " boys should not help in the kitchen"
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 12:01pm

english
You are chosen to debate the motion " boys should not help in the kitchen" write fir the motion.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:54am

english
At the fair, not only can I eat tasty food, but I can also see awesome fireworks. need help making sure its a parallel structure and has linking words
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:19am

ENGLISH
I am both a quick worker and careful.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:03am

ENGLISH
I want to either study or to work abroad after I graduate.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:02am

ENGLISH
Either you can eat or talk, but you can't do both at the same time.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:52am

ENGLISH
The space shuttle was both a marvel and huge.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:44am

ENGLISH
My sister Aliah is both a comic and smart.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:38am

ENGLISH
According to some economists, neither high unemployment nor large deficits will keep the economy from rebounding.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:38am

ENGLISH
I expect a friend to be both honest and a loyal person.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:36am

ENGLISH
You should do either your homework or practice your clarinet.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:35am

ENGLISH
Either you're with us or against us.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 8:32am

english
Debate for the motion boys should not be help in the kichen
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:23am

English
Sentence: Cheetahs run faster than any other animal. Is the verb transitive or intransitive?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 9:32pm

English
Enough is enough! ----------------- When is this expression used?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:16pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:30pm. Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 10:03pm. Is he doing well in class? 1. - No, he isn't. You see, he can't read or write. 2. - No, he isn't. You know, he can't read or write...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:14pm

English
1. You need a room more than I need a study. 2. You need a room more. 3. You need a room a lot. ----------------- Are they all grammatical? Did 'more' come from 'much'?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:13pm

English 2
Water that aids digestion is really true.Identify the function of the noun clause.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 5:55pm

English
Hi I need help creating an small English sentence response.This is what I wrote please help I feel terribly sorry for all the library books out there. They are in such disrepair..Carelessly drawn upon and torn heartlessly. No one has even considered repairing it. Honestly......
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 4:45pm

english
which seven counteries are located in central america?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 4:13pm

english
which river flows into the gulf of mexico?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 4:11pm

english
which twoo counteries are farthest south?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 4:10pm

english
some times the number of electors for a particular states change what can be the cause for that change?
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 2:40pm

Language Arts
In which situation are you most likely to use the word tongue. A. Translating a book from German to English. B. Writing an ad for a new business. C. Carrying some groceries into your home. D. Driving in a car to the store. Is the answer A? Thank you
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 1:36pm

English Check please
Read the following passage about Odysseus from Part 2 of the Odyssey: Now, being a man, I could not help consenting. So I went down to the sea beach and the ship, where I found all my other men on board, 120 weeping, in despair along the benches. Sometimes in farmyards when ...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 12:45pm

English check
Read the following passage from the Odyssey: Tell me, where was it, now, you left your ship— around the point, or down the shore, I wonder?’ He thought he’d find out, but I saw through this, and answered with ready lie: Poseidon Lord, who sets the earth a-...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 12:42pm

english
One of the reform movements that arose during the "freedom's ferment" of the early nineteenth century was a drive for greater rights for women, especially in the political area. Women were heavily involved in many of the reform movements of this time, but they ...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 10:52am

english
"BLM Wild Horses Joining the Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard on June 3 in Carson City, NV" 1 A special tradition, almost two decades old, between the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Marine Corps, will be renewed in Carson City on Saturday, June 3, 2006...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 10:38am

English
The first X games featured biking and skateboarding.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 9:41am

english
exceptional uses of articles
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 2:41am

English
Is the following sentence correct? if if the pronoun is incorrect underline the pronoun error and write the correct pronoun. In the morning, my brother Kele is usually more alert than me.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 12:00am

english
This is Engish 8th grade: So in my book titled "The Raven" by Edgar Allen Poe, the bird sits on the bust of Athena the goddess but my homework is asking my why Poe choose Athena and not another god or goddess and how does she go with the story... Please help thank you!
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 9:59pm

English
1. The big boy picks on me at school. 2. The big boy harasses me at school. ---------------- Q1: Are both the same in meaning? Q2: What are the parts of speech of both 'picks' and 'on'? Q3:picks on 1) an intransitive verb + a preposition? 2) a transitive verb...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 9:55pm

English LAST 1. (:
It's about MLk I Have A Dream speech. Why does King use the rhetorical technique of parallel structure in his speech? A)to show that he is aware of the time that has passed B)to show that others are not aware of the time that has passed C)to show that two or more ideas ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 9:54pm

English **One Question**
In a sense we have come to our nation's capital to cash a check. When the architects of our republic wrote the magnificent words of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note to which every American was to fall heir. This note...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 9:41pm

Two English Questions (HELP!!)
1. Which of the following uses a pronoun in the possessive case? A. Ask Sarah to pass the chips to me. B. Check for my signature on the front page. C. He went to the park to find the dog. D. The winner of the contest was she. I think 1. is B. 2. Revise the following sentence ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 3:16pm

English
in which hobby would you most likely know about the word pollen? A.Fencing B.knitting C.gardening D.bowling
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 1:34pm

English
Which of the following sentences uses a pronoun in the possessive case? a Ask Sarah to pass the chips to me b Check for my signature on the front page c. He went to the park to find the dog d The winner of the contest was she I have C?
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 1:19pm

English
Which phrase from the lines helped you identify the correct answer to the previous question? A.The sun B.a spark C.Hung thin D.and dark I think its B
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 1:09pm

English
In which situation are you most likely to use the word tongue? a translating a book from German to English b writing an ad for a new business c carrying some groceries into your home d driving in a car to the store I say A
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:41am

English
revise the following sentence so it uses a pronoun in the objective case I took the book from Ian. a. Ian handed the book to me b. He handed the book over c. I took his book d. We exchanged books
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:37am

English
Which of the following sentences uses a pronoun in the possessive case? a Ask Sarah to pass the chips to me b Check for my signature on the front page c He went to the park to find the dog d The winner of the contest was she A?
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:36am

English
Which word in this sentence is a personal pronoun in the objective case? We know two tour guides, and they gave us a tour themselves. We they us themselves
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:32am

English
Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "New York"? eagles/ hie and/ hover/ above/ the plain a. Eagles hurry and hang above the flatland b. Eagles hang in midair and wave their wings c. Eagles race and rush in an ugly way d. Eagles soar and swoop in a simple...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:25am

English
In "January" what does the speaker mean by the image in the following lines? The sun a spark Hung thin between The dark and dark. a. The sun barely shows behind the dark clouds b. The sun sends off thin sparks in the night c. The sun appears for only a short time ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:23am

English
Making a poem about the word problem
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 10:57am

english
Lots of my friends think that Prince's music is old, but I think it's not only excellent but also an innovation.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 8:58am

English
Chapter 23 and. 24 1. "Within the church, it had hardly been kept down; beneath the sky, it pealed upward to the zenith" is an example of a. Cumulative sentence B. Understatement C.oxymoron D balanced sentence E.paradox 2. What is the function of the words "...
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 11:59pm

English
If you tell them about your worries, they will do the worrying for you while you sleep. ============== What is the part of speech of 'worrying'? Is 'worrying' a noun or a gerund?
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:34pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 10:03pm. Is he doing well in class? 1. - No, he isn't. You see, he can't read or write. 2. - No, he isn't. You know, he can't read or write. ----------------------- Are both the same? Which one is commonly used, &#...
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:30pm

english
During the storm, Jenna hid in her basement
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 6:06pm

English
What is the difference between the denotative and connotative meaning of a word?
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 4:25pm

english
Vehicle backover injuries and deaths occur when someone, without a driver’s knowledge or awareness, is positioned behind a vehicle as the driver is backing out of a driveway or other parking spot. Most victims of backovers are the elderly and children. 2 To add to the ...
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 10:35am

english
The racehorse Boundless was not only fast but also beautiful.
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:06am

english
The space shuttle was both a marvel and huge.
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:04am

english
Which of the following is NOT true of an in-text citation? A basic in-text citation consists of the source author’s last name and page to show the source of the direct quote The page number has the word “page” or “p.” before it. The in-text citation ...
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 8:23am

Math
In a class of students, 80 spoke English, 110 spoke spanish, 100 spoke french, 50 spoke english & spanish, 30 spoke english & french, 20 spoke french & spanish, 10 spoke english & frnech, but no spanish. How many spoke spanish & french, but not english? The answer is 0. I was ...
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 1:23am

English
Chapter 24 Scarlet letter Please tell me if these are correct or not The narrator characterizes Chillingworth by means of A. An allegory B.A Simile C.An allusion D.A metaphor E. An Anecdote I say D The narrator implies that the difference between hatred and love is primarily ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 11:49pm

English
What is the English word for this device on which a smartphone can be put so that people can watch videos on the phone?
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 11:11pm

English
* move as in: his speech moved many people in the conference. 1.to know how others feel and why feel that way 2. to cause somebody to have strong feelings, especially of sympathy or sadness (from a dictionary) ------------------------ I found the definition of the verb '...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 10:42pm

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall. English - Writeacher, Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:31am No, in that ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 10:36pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:45pm. 1. I wish I were good at ja dance. 2. I wish I were good at ja dances. ------------- Which on is grammatical? English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:48pm Sorry -- but I don't know what ja dance (or ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 10:04pm

Not a subject for course-off topic question
Hello, I don't know where else to post the question but since this website has many teachers helping students and probably the appropriate place to ask. ----------------------------------------​- So today I was just thinking about the past in my life and one thing ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 3:50pm

English
8 Sentences, packed with descriptions, details, and examples. A verbal video of your room. i am trying to write about my daughters room. need help. my daughters room has a wide closet filled with clothes. frozen pink carpet in front of her white bed. medium oak brown wooded ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 3:49pm

english
how does imagery help build the theme ,words can be powerful, in "A Barred Owl"?
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 3:28pm

English
Can you check my answers to see if they are right and if not, help me on it? These questions begin with the paragraph starting with "Now was heard again the clangor of music ...." 1. In the first two paragraphs, the narrator conveys his mood of the market-place by ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 2:11pm

english
hi, i am not good at english literature at all, i want a 5 pages story on micheal faryn novel spies. it is about details on how life was for civilians at time of world war 2. assingment should include information on rationing evacation blackoutand gas masks. it should be in ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 3:55am

English, Business English, Communications
I revised this memo to approve the you-attitude. Can someone tell me if I did it correctly? If I didn't what did I do wrong. I worked on this for 3 hours! Subject: Status of Building Renovations We are happy to announce that the renovation of the lobby is not behind ...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 11:09pm

georgia state history
Tomochichi’s trip to England with James Oglethorpe was important because A) the English wanted to meet Oglethorpe’s Native American friends. B) it showed the goodwill between the Native Americans and the English. C) Oglethorpe wanted Native Americans to act and to ...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8:04pm

American History 1 HY1110
The Spanish, French, and English all explored America and left a lasting mark on the New World�s development. Compare and contrast the colonization methods used by each. Be sure to discuss the goals, characteristics, and lasting effects of each power's methods
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:01pm

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall.
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:56pm

English
I need to make sure these has the correct punctuation. Ive already done them, i just want to be positive 1.Kenneth scored the winning touchdown, and he was crowned Homecoming King. 2. Eggs and bacon make a good protein-based breakfast so you don’t get hungry. 3. Despite ...
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 1:13pm

Social studies
Why did the first English settlers come to America? A. to find gold B. to become fur traders C. to start new life D. to become missionaries I need help :-(
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:35pm

English
So I'm doing real life examples of scarlet letter themes . I just need help with or not what I hose actually fit the theme . True repentance must come within I chose the prodigal son from the New Testament How do I explain how did this fits the theme? Guilt can destroy a ...
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:30am

English
Mr. Nikumbh ---------- Nikumbh is an Indian name? How do you pronounce? Do you pronounce 'b' after 'm'?
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 1:20am

English
1. It's no use worrying about it. 2. It's no use to worry about it. 3. It's of no use worrying about it. 4. It's of no use to worry about it. --------------------- Which ones are grammatical? What does 'it' in the front refer to in each sentence?
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:54am

English
1. I studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. 2. I have studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. ----------------- Which one is grammatical?
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:48am

ENGLISH
I need help finding real life examples for the scarlet letter themes? Do the ones I have fit the themes? Are they correct? 1. Guilt can destroy a person, body, and soul. I was thinking soldiers who fight overseas in countries and having to kill innocent people. 2.True ...
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:42am

english
Snow was quickly piling up on the ground. Wind howled through the trees. Karen wrapped a blanket around her and sighed as she watched the snow through her bedroom window. 15. In this passage, you can best infer that A. Karen is at home during a snowstorm. B. Karen doesn't ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 10:19pm

English
What is the difference between symbol and symbolism?
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 8:24pm

English close reading paper
Is it appropriate to use the "we" form and "I" in the same paper?
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 7:55pm

english
In this discussion, you will post issues related to motivation and learning. Refer to the texts in this section, other texts you have read, and your personal experience and knowledge to support your ideas. Begin your discussion by addressing the following questions: What are ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 7:15pm

English
Hi! I made an essay please tell me what I am missed or how I did. And how can I improve it. Also does it sound good enough for a University student? btw I have a request if you can delete this essay after giving feedback because it's personal and private please understand...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 3:59pm

ENGLISH
IDENTIFY THE DEGREE OF COMPARISON USED IN THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE.THE AIR IS MORE HUMID SINCE THE THUNDERSTORM PASSED THROUGH TOWN
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 1:57pm

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