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1. I won first prize in the English speech contest. 2. I won the first prize in the English speech contest. -------------------------------- What is the difference between the two sentences? 3. I got a nice gift for my birthday. 4. I got a nice gift on my birthday...

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parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...

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If an opinion-adjective and a fact-adjective are used before a noun, which comes first?

english grammar check please
parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...

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Write a well organized essay in which you show how the characters relationship to the past contributes to the meaning of the work as a whole. My Question: What is it asking for?? Explain in Details Please

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Which of the following lines from a&p illustrates Dike's use of conflict?

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All of the following statements about the setting of a story are true EXCEPT: a) Sometimes the setting and the plot of a story cannot be separated. b) The setting is usually not vital to the reader's understanding of the story. c) The description of a setting often helps to ...

english grammar check my work
1. WE get to go home. answer(we=noun...get=helping verb to=helping verb=go=verb...home=noun). 2. A lot of kids have watched several times. (a=article....lot=adverb...of=preposiito​n...kids=noun....several=adjective....ti​mes=noun) thank you so much!

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Can you help with the parts of speech: am I correct? 1. The high school game is at home tonight. answer:(The ..article..high school ..adjective... game...noun..at..preposition....home..no​un....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win when they ...

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I having trouble with a question the teacher gave me. "In what tone does the narrator tell the story? How is this tone established?" "The Lottery Ticket" by Anton Chekhov

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1. I don't like pears, either. 2. I like pears, too. 3. I also like pears. 4. I like pears as well. 5. I also don't like pears. 6. I don't also like pears. 7. I don't like pears as well. --------------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Can we use 'also' or 'as well...

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1. Sam is looking for his teddy bear. 2. Sam is looking for his toy bear. (Are both OK? Which one do people use frequently, teddy bear or toy bear?) 3. You are sitting on my seat. 4. You are sitting in my seat. (Which preposition do we have to use?)

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1. We are on the school baseball team. 2. We are in the school baseball team. (Do we have to use 'on' in this sentence? What about "in"?) 3. Don't be angry with me. 4. Don't be angry at me. (Are both OK? Can we use both prepositions?)

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I want to write a letter to my class teacher inviting him to my birthday party

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Take a position that explains if, and to what degree, modern American culture is an outgrowth of the philosophies of the Founding Fathers. I agree that American culture is an outgrowth of the philosphies of the founding fathers. I have one reason and that is redemptive ...

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Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative in each of the following sentences. 1. Kilim anjaro is the tallest mountain in Africa. 2. The kingdom of Siam became modern-day Thailand. 3. Dandelions can be a problem for gardeners. 4. Sue Mishima should be a lawyer or a...

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Essay about social media like mxit Face-book and Twitter have changed human relationships

Social Studies
3. General Eisenhower was the leader of what coordinate effort of the Allies during the war? A. defeating Germany on the Eastern Front at the Battle of Stalingrad B. organizing the meeting for the Potsdam Declaration C. Coordinating a naval attack to end the German submarine ...

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So I am answering some questions regarding the motifs of Macbeth. I was wondering if the quotes I have chosen are the right choices for each motif. I'm supposed to find quotes from the closing lines of Malcolm after killing Macbeth 1. Fair is foul and foul is fair (Not really ...

English- thesis statements
I am writing a synthesis essay over multiple different sources. I have started writing my essay about how unhealthy relationships are often hard to spot and about how we often tell ourselves everything is fine and make up a vision in our heads of what we think the relationship...

Math
Hello. I'm not a native English speaker. I have a math assignment and I need to explain the process of this equation. y=14.2x+19.3 542 = 14.2x+19.3 542-19.3 = 14.2x 522.7 = 14.2x x = 36.8… I don't know how to explain this in English, can anyone please help me? ;(

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what is the best paraphase of these lines. #1 A saturated meadow, #2 Than the trees around were tall:

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what type of figurative language is in these lines, 1.And the air was stifling sweet 2.With the breath of any flowers,----

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which set of words, below could be used to describe the disperal of seeds to a new region 1.wings, legs, migration 2.invasive, exotic, continental drift 3.biogeography, adaptation, survival, 4.wind, water, animal feces and if you know the rest can you help me

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On the Pulse of Morning say's: "No less to Midas than the mendicant. No less to you now than the mastodon then." I don't get this what is this part referring to or saying?

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From the poem On the Pulse of Morning say's: "Do not be wedded forever To fear, yoked eternally To brutishness." I understand "Do not be wedded forever To fear" or in other words don't let fear get to you but what about "yoked eternally To brutishness" What does that part mean?

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Senator Warren states that women are "ready to fight back" against unequal pay. Is this a valid argument supported by accurate evidence? A.No; Warren weakens her point by noting that "Today, more young women go to college than men." B.Yes; Warren supports her point by noting ...

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The title “Another Evening at the Club” is close in meaning to “Just Another Evening at the Club.” Given the events of the story, what is the significance of this meaning?

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What is the simple subject of the sentence? 1. The first ones on the scene were our neighbors and they. ones

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I'm asking many questions about the same poem "On the Pulse of Morning" because I have no thought on what it means stanza by stanza. Can someone explain it to me? I also don't understand this part: Take it into the palms of your hands. Mold it into the shape of your most ...

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I don't understand this part of On the Pulse of Morning: History, despite its wrenching pain cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again

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What does "your passages have been paid" from On the Pulse of Morning poem mean? "Here, root yourselves beside me. I am that Tree planted by the River, Which will not be moved I, the Rock, I the River, I the Tree I am yours, your passages have been paid."

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Choose the correct form of the pronoun in parentheses in each of the following sentences. 1. Two witnesses claimed that the burglar was (him, he). 2. The volunteers must be them,they) 3.Is the last performer (she, her) 4.The next speaker will be (him, he) 5. The guests of ...

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Which of the following statements describes a functional text? a. It provides a first-person account of a personal experience. b. The primary purpose is to provide information to perform a task. c. The primary purpose is to construct a logical argument. d. The author's ...

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Why are the outsides of the buildings in Philbert Place so darkened ? London weather is foggy. <<my choice They were once attractive. They are stained with soot. The area is too crowded.

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1.Even though he had been driving for five hours, Jacob was not (A. inclined, B. coherent, C. nuanced, D. incisive) to rest or trade spots with anyone else in the car. Although he was accustomed to sarcasm, Alex was not prepared for the comedian's biting, ( A. quaint, B. ...

english 101
choose the best word? If they----that the weather was going to be so bad, they wouldn’t have gone to the beach. Were knowing/had known/known/knew my answer is known

english 101
select your answer? Jf Kennedy was a senator before he --- -- president in 1960. Has elected/was electing/was elected/elected my answer is was elected

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Which words or phrases in this excerpt from Elizabeth Bishop's "The Fish" compare the fish to an old, experienced soldier? A green line, frayed at the end (A) where he broke it, two heavier lines, and a fine black thread still crimped from the strain and snap (b)when it broke ...

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Which BEST identifies and explains the function of the word gardening as it is used in this sentence? Gardening is a pleasant and productive pastime for people of all ages. A) In the selected sentence, the word gardening is a gerund, and the gerund phrase functions as the ...

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It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter ...

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Francis is writing an argumentative essay. Which describes the MOST effective way for him to organize the reasons and evidence clearly? A) Restate the claim, provide final statements, and rephrase your claim. B) Include at least three specific detailed examples after you have ...

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Pogo Sticks Your great-grandmother may have used a pogo stick as a young girl, because these toys have been around for a long time. They were invented by George B. Hansburg in Germany in 1919, and originally were made of wood. When an American company ordered the first large ...

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I need help on these four questions. I was sick from class one day and now I am very confused about what is happening in Romeo and Juliet. Here are the questions in need help with: 15. A foil is a character that highlights, through sharp contrast, another character's ...

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If a writer wanted to put emphasis on the person doing an action, which of these statements would be the best choice? A) active voice B) passive voice C) subjunctive mood D) interrogative mood A?

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You are assigned to write an essay which must maintain the indicative mood throughout. Which of the choices below would need to be removed or revised? A) Have you ever wished for anything so badly that it hurt not to have it? B) I often walk down the street near my house, deep...

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Which of the sentences below is an excerpt taken from "In Another Country" by Ernest Hemingway is an example of irony? A. My knee did not bend and the leg dropped straight from the knee to the ankle without a calf, and the machine was to bend the knee and make it move as ...

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Which of the sentences below is an excerpt taken from "In Another Country" by Ernest Hemingway is an example of irony? A. My knee did not bend and the leg dropped straight from the knee to the ankle without a calf, and the machine was to bend the knee and make it move as ...

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I know that when we are writing essays, we cannot use the words we, you, etc. Is it okay if we use the words they, them, their?

Teacher Aide / Language and other Barriers
A student who has limited English proficiency would mist likely be placed in a(n) A. ESL I class B. ESL II class C. LEP Class D. Sheltered-content class. My answer I am confused with B and C. So please help me

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what is passive voice

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) (4) Her carpets were planned for, so not woven, until she knew the size of the room in her new home in which it was to be used. Read the passage. Look at the underlined section marked number 4. There may be a mistake in the way the sentence is written. If you find a mistake...

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4) 1 The first rugs were made as a part of their need. Read the passage. Look at the underlined section marked number 1. There may be a mistake in the way the sentence is written. If you find a mistake, choose the answer that corrects the mistake. If there is no mistake, ...

Math
Monica wants to know what she needs to get on the exam to get a certain grade in her English class. The term Mark is worth 70% of the course and exam is worth 30%. The following is the formula used to calculate her overall Mark. Course Mark = term Mark + exam mark C=T/70 +E/...

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"I and the Tree and the Rock were one" What does it mean that the River, tree and rock were one?

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"Yet thrusting perpetually under siege. Your armed struggles for profit" What does these stanzas from On the Pulse of Morning mean? Please help me

english 101
which word or phrase is wrong? Her mother asked her what would she do after she graduated from college. her-would-she do-from

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a good debatable thesis for A good citizen A good citizen is honest and works hard so they could provide for the family

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More states have, “… embraced laws requiring waiting periods for abortion…” however this is unfair to the women going through this. Would I capitlize the however or leave this sentence how it is

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Mark the stressed syllables in the following sentences 1. can i see you today? 2. it's impoossible to please everybody. 3. The light's wrong for photography. 4. My mind went blank and everything blacked out. 5. Please bring me a chair

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In this scene the Sergeant compares Macbeth and Banquo to “As sparrows eagles, or the hare the lion.” Knowing that the eagle and the lion are predators and the sparrow and the hare are prey, what does Shakespeare reveal about the characters using this comparison?

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"Marked the mastodon, The dinosaur, who left dried tokens Of their sojourn here" in this stanza of the poem ON THE PULSE OF MORNING what does it mean? I honestly don't know what this stanza tries to tell us

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15. Read the following opening sentence of an introductory paragraph and answer the question that follows. Should you ever find yourself in a situation in which you suspect that someone is listening in your private conversation, you might not be as paranoid as you think. What ...

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11. The _______ of an introduction to an essay establishes how you feel about your topic and the relationship with your readers. A. point of view B. focus C. topic D. tone I believe it is D) Tone.

english 101
which word is wrong here? The physician overhead the insurance agent discussing the patient details of a client's medical condition with a personnel friend in the hospital cafeteria. overhead-details-a client's-a personnel-in the- my answer is personnel- thanks

english 101
is this sentence correct, find the best choice?This door to remain unlocked when occupied. -1-is correct. -2-this door to remain unlocked while open. 3-this office must have the door at all the time. 4-this door to remain unlocked while open. my answer is correct thanks for help

english 101
in which sentences snake used as adjective? The spy had to snake his way furtively on to the train- the cobra is venomous snake-the plumber used his snake to open up clogged pipe-you are a snake when you stay from me. my answer is (a snake) because of A thanks

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what was one important political result of the canada constitution of 1982? A) quebec became an independent nation B) english became the official language of canada C) canada became completely independent D) a monarchy was established in canada

Social studies
Which of the following is an example of acculturation? speaking a blend of English and another language living in a neighborhood with others from the same country replacing cultural traditions with new ones*** preferring to speak your own language over others

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The chairman’s past work I believe is quite noteworthy. Parents were once legally required to bestow the father’s surname on their children but these laws have been contested in court and found invalid. We tried to help them with their homework and explain how to study for...

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6. The _______ of an introduction to an essay establishes how you feel about your topic and the relationship with your readers. A. topic B. tone C. point of view IS NOT COORECT D. focus

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The worst was yet to come.Still shedding tears, I climbed back into the hearse, to return home.To return to a home which would never be the same again... Help:punctuation&Grammar? Is it good?

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At my side, my father’s pupils were dilated; they were dark, wide and frightened and the angry expression in his eyes alone was enough for him to be arrested captured by the sheer loss of his daughter. He was wild, unfocused and full of fury. A father who was usually so ...

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wat the grammatical name of "whose cake is the best"

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is "in" a linking verb?

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"My parents took me to Universal Studios," said George. George said __________________ Need help for the above question. Thanks.

english parallel structure
When the movie Star Wars premiered in 1977, it was both surprising and a revolution in its special effects.

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I need a god thesis for this A good citizen is a great for society. She or he feels that she/he has certain responsibilities towards the state, the responsibilities of being loyal and honest. just as the state has certain responsibilities towards him. Although, she /he is ...

English Writing
I'm not a native speaker. Can you please teach me? Is this sounds weird? I was worrying to stay in English class. However, she made me feel comfortable and fun to stay her class through every class.

English 8
Please check Adverb or Adjective phrase There would always be a perfect understanding between them. Adjective Phrase Her mother said "A person isn't real without a name" Adverb phrase She wins the Rsce, Morning Girl's mother had said a new sister would add her smiles to the ...

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I would like help to understand and find some poetic devices in this poem please. Some of the ones I have found are caesura and enjambment i believe. Enjambment seems to push her away from reality and caesura brings her back if I'm analyzing it right? Also does the full dash ...

English 8 Adjective phrase or adverb phrase
Some wore shiny rocks on their heads. I know on their heads is preposition but confused if it's adjective phrase because it describes rocks or adverb phrase because it answers where rocks were worn. She Wins the Race, Morning Girl's mother, had said a new sister would add her ...

English composition
Write a debate on the against the motion men should help at the kitchen

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What is the interpretation of Lines 1-8 of: On the Pulse of Morning? I honestly don't know what the author wants the reader to understand in this poem. It seems like an unsolvable question.. Anyone know at least a little about how to interpretate this poem?

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Change the voice into avtive and passive

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1. Read the following passage from "The Women's Baths." "I have never known my grandmother to be so generous and open-handed as on the day which we spent at the market baths. She was pleased and proud as she listened to the blessings called down on her by those who had ...

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Complete a Soapstone chart of the Crisis December 23, 1776 by Thomas paine with textual evidence.

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Please help me. I don't how this is a personification. Wearing a top hat and bow tie, the rabbit bowed politely to the turtle.

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Write an essay showing that mistake are proof that you are trying

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Read the following passage from the Odyssey: Square in your ship’s path are Sirens, crying beauty to bewitch men coasting by; woe to the innocent who hears that sound! He will not see his lady nor his children in joy, crowding about him, home from sea; the ...

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For a project I have to come up with some allusions in a couplet format and I am iffy on how to write my own. I was wondering if these were ok. 1) Their death by disease Was not what they pleased. (I was going for a historical allusion to the Native Americans) 2) The town soon...

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He got it and he wore it and he tore it and he patched it, Which stylistic device is found in line 36? A) allusion B) inversion C) onomatopoeia D) repetition

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What is the personification for each one of these sentences? The soft chair wrapped its padded arms around Lisa The stairs groaned in agony as Phillip carried the heavy boxes o the attic Please help!

english 101
Confidentiality be observed at all times , so the nurse should not discuss clients when the conversation can be overheard by the others. observed-be-can be-by hi.I am not sure, but observed is wrong in this sentence

english 101
It’s sure ain’t going to rain during the next playoff game. sure-ain’t-during-playoff which of them looks like wrong?ain’t thanks

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Identify the most effective method by which a writer can persuade a reader. A.S/he repeats the same idea over and over, using different words. B.S/he tries to use information that could frighten a reader. C.S/he supports main points with strong research. D.S/he proofreads the ...

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To cite sources correctly in APA, a research-based paper must contain both in-text citations and a references page that contains full citations of each source mentioned in the paper. True False I say True. Please check my work.

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Evaluate which of the following is the best example of a summary. A.In Goldilocks and the Three Bears, a character named Goldilocks sneaks into a home owned by bears. She eats a bowl of porridge and falls asleep in the house. When the bears return, Goldilocks awakens. ...

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A typical research-based paper contains an introduction with a thesis, a body in which the paragraphs begin with topic sentences, a conclusion, and a references page. True False I say True. Please check my work.

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In any academic writing, it is appropriate to use the word you, as in: When you read the research, you know that the death penalty does not deter crime. True False I say false. Please check my work.

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