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October 21, 2014

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english
Can you please identify the figurative language (i.e., metaphor, simile, imagery, personification, etc) for each sentence? 1. "We never felt so much power. Like we owned the world. We owned it. I swear we could held it in the palms of our hands and it was up to us whether...
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 11:38am

english
we were (at/in/on) traffic accident find the correct answer?
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 12:03pm

english
I don't mind (speak/speaking/to speak) to him. find the right answer?
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 11:43am

English
I am going to go to Children's Grand Park this weekend. I want to ride a roller coaster and a merry-go-round there. I also want to take as many pictures as possible. I think it'll be a lot of fun. --------------- Would you check this passage and correct any errors, ...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:05am

English
Look at the picture. A table is in the middle. 1. A chair is on the right. 2. A chair is at the right. 3. A chir is on the right of the table. 4. A cahir is at the right of the table. (Which preposition do we have to sue? Which ones are grammatical?)
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 3:00am

English
1. How many rowers are there on a team? 2. How many rowers are there in a team? 3. I'm actually on the school badminton team. 4. I'm actually in the school badminton team. (Which preposition do we have to use?) 5. Everyone is doing very well. 6. Everyone is going ...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 2:58am

English
1. Sam speaks not only Spanish but also Chinese. 2. Sam speaks not only Spanish but Chinese. (Are both grammatical? Is #2 used frequently?)
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 2:45am

english
which poem has the rhyme scheme AA BB CC
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 6:50pm

english
3. In Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, where is Cairo? (1 point) It is where Jim and Huck are in Chapter 14. It is where Jim and Huck used to live. It is where the Ohio meets the Mississippi River.
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 3:45pm

Re: English
In paragraphs 8-11 of "Regarding the Pain of Others," Susan Sontag discusses the relationship between photographs and memory. Write an essay analyzing the resources of language she uses to make her argument.
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 3:24pm

english
2. Which vocabulary word describes a small sandbar or islet within a river that contains thick brush or trees? (1 point) halter tow-head staving
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 3:23pm

english
1. In Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, what was E. W. Kemble hired to do? (1 point) act as Mark Twain’s agent edit the novel illustrate the novel
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 3:14pm

ENGLISH
SENTENCE PATTERN We painted the wall green yesterday
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 1:52pm

english
we painted the wall green yesterday. this pattern is svoca am i correct .
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 1:01pm

office
Which of the following organizations would most likely use an unabridged dictionary? A. The English department at a large university B. An automotive dealership C. A large retail department store D. A pediatrics hospita
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 8:37am

english
We painted the wall green yesterday .
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 8:30am

English
What is the main idea of from the Interesting Life of Olaudah Equiano
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:16pm

English
How does the perspective of white crewmen toward the captives help support the main idea in "from the Interesting Life of Olaudah Equiano"
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:01pm

English
What is the relationship between literature and place
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:38pm

English
Batman or Star Wars and why?
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:05pm

English
1. Class 2 in the second year won first place. 2. Class 2 in the second grade won first place. 3. Class 2-2 in the second year won first place. 4. Class 2-2 in the second grade won first place. (Are they all grammatical and teh same in meaning?)
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:48pm

redan. english
I am thinking of a word that is in the ip family and means a baby bird
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:29pm

English
1. She doesn't have a pretty face and a warm heart. 2. She doesn't have a pretty face or a warm heart. (Are both the same in meaning? What is the meanig of #1?) 1-1. She doesn't have both a pretty face and a warm heart. (She has either a pretty face or a warm heart...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:25pm

English
I finally got on the school soccer team. (In this sentence, what is the meaning of 'got on'? What other expressions can we use?)
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:19pm

English
1. We all hurry into the room and find a desk. 2. We all hurry in the room and find a desk. (Are both OK? Can we use 'in' instead of 'into'?)
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:16pm

Geography / English
So I have to write an essay how do i rate canada when compared to the rest of the world. On the sheet it shows you a set up on how to write it Introductory Sentence/ Thesis -In my opinion, canada is favourable compared to the rest of the world. Supporting Evidence - Canada ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:07pm

english
These questions are from The cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe 1. Is there really a cask of amontillado? how do you know? 2. Montresor seems to try to discourage Fortunato from coming along with him to the catacombs. Why does Montresor urge Fortunato to go back? 3. What ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 3:48pm

curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 11:04am

english
Is these sentences are correct. Even though we have discovered thousands of dinosaur fossils, we still don’t know much about these creatures. While they dominated the earth longer than humans have, they suddenly died out for unexplained reasons.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:04am

english
Is these sentences are correct. Although Mr. Blatt always mixes up the students’ names, people get the feeling he doesn’t care. If being called by another name is embarrassing, it makes the students feel unimportant as well.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:48am

english
Is these sentences are correct. Debbie felt nervous and out-of-place at the party so she sat by herself at the end of the sofa. She didn’t want people to feel sorry for her so she kept a strained smile on her face.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:40am

english
Is this sentence correct. While at home, I regretted the expensive purchase,I vowed to return one of the sweaters.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:28am

english
Is these sentences are correct. Even though I couldn’t decide which of the two sweaters to buy, the saleswoman convinced me to take both. Since at home, I regretted the expensive purchase,I vowed to return one of the sweaters.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:25am

English
1. Tom went camping with his friend John's family. 2. Tom went camping with John his friend's family. 3. Tom went camping with John's, his friend's family. 4. Tom went camping with John, his friend's family. (Which one are grammatical?)
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 12:43am

english
Combine these four sentences using complex compound sentences. We have discovered thousands of dinosaur fossils. • We still don’t know much about these creatures. • They dominated the earth longer than humans have. • They suddenly died out for unexplained ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:57pm

english
Combine these four sentences using complex compound sentences. • Mr. Blatt always mixes up the students’ names. • People get the feeling he doesn’t care. • Being called by another name is embarrassing. • It makes the students feel unimportant as ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:56pm

english
combine these four sentences using complex compound sentences. • Debbie felt nervous and out-of-place at the party. • She sat by herself at the end of the sofa. • She didn’t want people to feel sorry for her. • She kept a strained smile on her face.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:54pm

english
• I couldn’t decide which of the two sweaters to buy. • The saleswoman convinced me to take both. • At home, I regretted the expensive purchase. • I vowed to return one of the sweaters. (combine the above four sentence using complex compound sentence.)
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:52pm

English
What are direct and indirect conflict in literature?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 9:55pm

English
After weeks of convincing Mother finalyl agreed to watch the football game with the family on Sunday afternoon. "Ihope this doesn't INTERFERE with Sunday dinner," Mother warned "No," we explained. "We have the PORTABLE TV set up in the kitched so ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:30pm

Urgent Spanish Help
How are the I and E in Spanish similar, also how are they different to the I and E in English?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 7:51pm

English
Is there a word for someone who is never late in reaching work or school?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 2:47pm

Social Studies
Which of the following would describe John and Mary Musgrove? A. They owned a trading post close to the early Georgia settlement. B. The knew both the English and Indian Languages. C. They acted as interpreters for Oglethorpe and Tomochichi D. all of the above I think D.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:52pm

Urgent Spanish Check
La clase no es _____. Hay pocos alumnos. Grande? How would you express the following question in English?: ¿Cuántos libros hay? How many books are there? Hay muchos ____ diferentes en una escuela secundaria. cursos ¿Hay una clase de biología hoy? S&...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:59am

English
1. Taeknwondo is an excellent exercise for both the mind and the body. 2. Taeknwondo is an excellent exercise for both the mind and body. 3. Taeknwondo is an excellent exercise for not only the mind but also the body. 4. Taeknwondo is an excellent exercise for not only the ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:57am

English
1. Amanda is wearing big earrings. She is wearing high heels, too. 2. Amanda is wearing not only big earrings but also high heels. 3. Amanda is wearing high heels as well as big earrings. 4. Amanda is wearing both big earrings and high heels. (Are they all the same in meaning?)
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:53am

English
Q: Which role will you be good at? 1. I think I will be good at the role of the bow, for I can keep the balance of the boat. 2. I think I will be good at the role of the middle four rowers, for I am very strong. I can do my best to make the boat go fast. 3. I think I will be ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:50am

english
what does this sentence mean? He would take her there, of course, for he wasn't such a coward that he would mind a little exploring now and then farther in amongst the ever-darkening columns of the tall pines. How would you answer this question according to the sentence? Q...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6:17pm

English
Rewrite: I went to town. Start with: Went.....
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:06pm

English
Has anybody read "A Sound of Thunder" by Ray Bradbury? I have, but I just want some confirmation on a couple of sentences.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:22pm

english
One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. B. After the rain ended, the sky became blue. C. Jenny was the largest ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:06pm

English
It doesn't pay for us to even touch the grass. What does "it doesn't pay for us" mean?
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 1:40pm

English
I have to write a 500-750 word essay using exemplification as a method of development. This is my first draft. Can someone proof read this for any errors and help let me know the areas that I need to work on. Do you think this is a good Exemplification Essay? my instructors ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 7:58am

English
For one of my homework assignments I had to read 3 different narratives. I then had to choose one of the narrative essays that I had read and explain what the point is with that essay. Can you please read over my answer and let me know if their are any grammatical errors that ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:38am

Ramayana in english subject
what are the two boons that kaikeyi asked from king Dasaratha
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 10:03pm

English
What is the subject and subject complements of this sentence "Lack of water and wood remained a problem for Europeans." Is it lack and problem
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8:52pm

English Classification Essay
I have a lot of holes where I need to look up some research, but can you give me some feedback on the following classification essay: P.J. O'Rourke said, “We loved cars until the 70's or so, they then became appliances. What began as pleasure became a necessity.&#...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8:07pm

English
What is the relationship between literature and place in these narratives "from A Journey Through Texas" and "form of Plymouth plantation"
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 7:44pm

ENGLISH 1
How is H. G. Wells’ fictional world in War of the Worlds similar to the real world?
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 1:27pm

english
which is the best thesis A. Because air pollution is of serious concern to people in the world today, many countries have implemented a variety of plans to begin solving the problem. B. So far, research suggests that zero-emissions vehicles are one solution to the problem of ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:57pm

history
4. The Puritans viewed themselves as creating A. an ideal Christian community to be copied by others B. a prestigious university for training ministers C. an English colony identical to the lifestyle in England D. a haven for persecuted religious minorities I think its A? The ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:55pm

english
which is a better thesis A. Because it has become outdated, the electoral college should be replaced by a system that allows the US president to be elected by direct popular vote. B. Rather than voting for a presidential candidate, voters in a US presidential election merely ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:55pm

English
Please check my answer. I'm not sure which is right because I'm pretty sure every father feels the need to do all of the below. Read the following sentence from "No Dogs Bark." "I'll get you to Tonaya. There I'll find somebody to take care of you...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:36pm

english
Could someone simplify what this statement means? Only applications to the first year of the Nursing program will be considered, and consideration is limited to applicants without prior post-secondary studies in Nursing. Advanced standing for students with prior Nursing ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 1:42am

English
1. Riding a bike is great fun. 2. It is great fun to ride a bike. 3. It is great fun riding a bike. ------------- Are they all the same in meaning and grammatical?
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 10:33pm

English
1. The waterfall is well-known. 2. The fall is well-known. 3. The falls is well-known. 4. The falls are well-known. (Which ones are grammatically correct?)
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 10:26pm

English
Would just in this sentence be considered and adverb? Now when they were first made, the bears were covered with hair and had sharp claws. Would this be an example of adverb modifying a verb
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 9:09pm

English
What is the tone in When Grizzlies Walked Upright?
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 8:46pm

curriculum
Of the following, which is the best strategy families can use to support language development at home? A. Make a set of vocabulary flashcards, and use them to drill each other each evening. B. Talk out loud about what they're doing. C. For families learning English, speak ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 6:43pm

English
The essay is supposed to be on Advertisements, then we have to narrow it. I have narrowed it to TV advertisements on cars. I was thinking of TV advertisements appeal in the following ways: accessibility, image changing and ???. accessibility would be those advertisements that ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 2:54pm

English help
I need help coming up with a personal response to the story "The Stealing Thors Hammer." I don't know how to put it. It must have as comment, interpretation, evaluation etc.
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 2:52pm

English
I need help identifying the thesis in this essay. please help! "Why i want a Wife" -Judy Brady 1- I belong to that classification of people known as wives. I am A Wife. And, not altogether incidentally, I am a mother. 2- Not too long ago a male friend of mine ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 11:32am

World History Answer Check (Ms.Sue)
How did King Henry II's goal to become more powerful affect the development of law? A: Henry's goal to become more powerful affected the development of law as it ultimately expanded the power of royal courts. Since royal courts were now found throughout England, a body...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 11:06am

english
what is the thesis of this essay called "i want a wife" -judy brady 1- I belong to that classification of people known as wives. I am A Wife. And, not altogether incidentally, I am a mother. 2- Not too long ago a male friend of mine appeared on the scene fresh from a...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 12:17am

ENGLISH
When Grizzlies Walked Up Right: Modoc Questions Help Me Please? 1.What event, accident, or situation is being introduced? 2.What are two examples used to catch the readers attention? 3.How is the event broken broken into smaller segments? 4.Three details used to emphasize the ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 11:53pm

Curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:48pm

english
need some ideas for a classification essay on advertisement pls I have submitted three different options to my teacher and he has declined them either saying there is overlap or they are not distinct. i am stumped! pls help
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:23pm

english
fill in the blanks a)Mary always-------her work carefully.(do) b)my father ------to America nest week.(fly) c )what did you-------yesterday.(do) d)my grandmother never-------up late.(wake) e)you shouldn't--------on the wall.(write) f)we--------to learn to swim last year.(...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 5:02pm

english
fill in the blanks a)The careless boy-------a cup an hour ago(broke)
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:34pm

English Grade 9 Essay Check/SUggestions For improv
Hi, so my name is Katherine, and I am in grade 9. Hello Ms.Fowlks. The three classes I am taking are spanish, english, and oklahoma history. Sorry, I have to give a bit of information so my teacher knows I wrote this and it is not plagiarized. :D Anyways, can you give any ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3:16pm

English 10 - Poetry
Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes? Write at a short paragraph including at least one of the following: 1.) Personal Beliefs 2.) Nationality or Ethnicity 3.) Male of Female 4.) Time ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3:12pm

English 12
Which theme from Macbeth do these lines support? "This supernatural soliciting Cannot be ill, cannot be good. If ill, Why hath it given me earnest of success, Commencing in a truth?" A) Those without convictions are easily manipulated. B) Darkness is dangerous. C) ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 2:39pm

English 9
Find adv. and word it modifies He courageously continued not only to compose but also to conduct performances. courageously(adv)modifies continued not (adv) modifies Only? only(adv) modifies continued? also (adv) modifies conduct?
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:58pm

English 9
Find adv. and word it modifies No matter how loudly he pounded, he still could not hear the notes. loudly (adv) pounded (word it modifies not(adv) modifies could hear Still (adv) does it modify (could hear)? Is this correct???
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:53pm

English 9
Find adverbs and word they modify His piano playing made him very unpopular with his more conventional neighbors. very(adv)modifies unpopular more (adv) modifies conventional Is this correct?
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:48pm

Curriculum
The purpose of using activities related to diverse cultures is to provide opportunities A. to learn languages other than English quickly. B. for children to feel more comfortable with people less familiar to them. C. to make the dramatic play area more interesting. D. for ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:19am

English
1. Each student has his / her own book. (How do you read "/"? Is it 'or'?) 2. Each student has his own book. (Do we normally say like this?) 3. Each of the answer is worth 4 points. 4. Each of the answer is 4 points. (Are both grammatical?) 5. Each of ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 5:32am

english
fill in the blanks 1 Mary always her work carefully.(do) 2 my father to America next week. (fly) 3 what did you yesterday.(do) 4 my grandmother never up late.(wake) 5 you shouldn't on the wall.(write) 6 we to learn to swim last year.(begin) 7 the examination soon.(start)
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:41am

English
1. Each team in the Boat Race has eight rowers and one more person who does not row, a cox. 2. Each team in the Boat Race is composed of eight rowers and one more person who does not row, a cox. 3. Each team in the Boat Race comprises eight rowers and one more person who does ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:20am

English
Q: What role do on the rowing team do you think you'll be good at,and Why? 1. I think I can be a good cox because I'm small and light. 2. I think I can be a good rower in the middle because I am very strong. 2-1. i think I can be one of the four rowers in the middle ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:15am

English
1. The Boat Race may not look very interesting at first. After all, everyone seems to be doing the same thing! 2. The Boat Race may not look very interesting at first, for everyone seems to be doing the same thing! 3. The Boat Race may not look very interesting at first. At ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3:51am

English
1. He likes jump rope. 1-1. He likes skip rope. 1-2. he likes jumping rope. 1-3, He likes skiping rope. 2. The girl is skipping in the playground. 3. Tom is jumping rope there. 4. She bought a jump rope / skip rope, and started to jump rope every day. 5. There are two jump ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 1:08am

English
1. This food smells bad. You had better throw it away/out. 2. The bear can smell well. 3. The bear is smelling the person lying on his belly. 4. He is smelling the fish. (Are they all grammatical? In terms of the use of the verb smell...Thank you.)
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:58am

English
Make news friends, but keep the old. One is silver, and the other gold. ------------------- This is a simple poem. What does 'the old' mean? Does 'the old' mean 'old people' or 'old friends'? What does 'One' refer to? What does 'the ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:50am

English 1
A common theme for each of these selections is? (A Cub Pilot, Barrio Boy, No Gumption, and I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings) a- to become mature, people must learn important lessons from experience b- to govern well, people in authority must treat young people fairly. c- to ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 8:11pm

English 1
In "A Cub Pilot" what does the author mean when he says the Mississippi is "fickle"? A- the river provides work for many pilots B- the river is only one of the many pilots that can work. C- the river often floods, endangering the people that live near it D...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 7:20pm

english
write the past tense of the following DRIVE WALK WEAR CARRY EAT SING PAY LOSE WAKE RIDE PROTECT KILL SIT SLEEP SPEND FIGHT
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 7:10pm

English 1
Which of the following is a characteristic of the young narrator in the memoir "A Cub Pilot" A: frantic B: pious C: discouraged D: incompetent
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 6:19pm

English 1
In "A Cub Pilot" the author says: "Judgement is a matter of brains, and a man must start with a good stock of that article, or he will never succeed as a pilot." Which of the following best restates the author's idea? A: Riverboat pilots must have good ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 6:14pm

Humanities
It is called post modern world, it is a humanities class, i have to write a 500 word essay on the poem "English girl eats her first mango" by John Agard. (a kind of love poem) If I did tell she hold this gold of sundizzy tonguelicking juicy mouthwater flow ripe with ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 5:35pm

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