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The difference between the so-called old and "new immigrants" was: Select one: a. Their reasons for migrating to the United States b. That the native language for the new immigrants was typically English. c. That the new immigrants were from southern and eastern ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:34pm
1. Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "New World"? 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 ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:32pm
The introduction of your research paper should include A.your thesis and a credible cited source B. an attention-getting statement and your thesis**** C. a description of your argument and how you will prove it. my choice is B 2. Capitalize e sentence correctly A.The Texas ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:43am
Ms. Sue can you tell me which one right. I am confuse. Ms. Writeacher-March 2003. "Education globalization and international action".(Braslavsky) Prospect, 13. Retrieved February 16,2007 Mr. Reed-(Braslavsky, March, 2003)
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:50am
I just want to know if i have these correct for in-text citation. January 2005. Globalization: A portrait of exploitation, inequality, and limits (Dunklin) Prospect, 27. Retrieved January 15, 2008 September 1977. Body Politics: Power, Sex (Nancy) Non-...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:55am
Can someone please explain this poem to me and also the literary devices used? Thanks! "Like This" If anyone asks you how the perfect satisfaction of all our sexual wanting will look, lift your face and say, Like this. When someone mentions the gracefulness of the ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:09am
Can you please explain what is in-text citation for this-- Braslavsky, C. (March 2003). Education, globalization and international action. Prospects, 1-3. Retrieved February 16, 2007,
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 10:57pm
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. *Dove, fingerprint, barcode* Conformity which is a form of social influence involving a change in belief or behavior in order to fit in with a group. This further prevents individuals from becoming dreamers that see ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 8:41pm
I came up with "conventionality is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth" which one of the 4 ethics would it fit into best? - individualism - Justice view - moral rights - utilitarian i was thinking it was individualism but i'm not sure
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 7:47pm
Can you guys think of idea's for a bumper sticker based on ethics (Individual, Justice view, moral rights, utilitarian)? Thankyou, but my teacher wanted something more along the lines of connecting it to myself but i tried to think of something but i still dont know how i ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 7:38pm
Can you guys think of idea's for a bumper sticker based on ethics (Individual, Justice view, moral rights, utilitarian)? I need to create a paragraph based on this bumper sticker but I'm having trouble thinking of one.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:02pm
Write a short story about a main character who undergoes a change or learns something. If you feel your creativity is lacking, remember writing about what you know, your own personally experiences or those of your friends and family are easy to turn into an entertaining short ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 5:40pm
------------------------------------- Words: ABSTAIN AFFILIATE AGNOSTIC ASPIRE BENEVOLENT DEFICIT DISSENT DIVERSION LUCRATIVE MANDATORY --------------------------------------- While Jeanne and Paul are generally a happily married couple, they do struggle over one point of(1)...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 4:43pm
English 102 (college)
I am writing a 10-12 page argumentative paper about the Representation of Women in the Media. I need some ideas and articles. Any help is much appreciated!!
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 1:07pm
What are the verbals in these sentences and are they gerunds or participles? The dog reacted by racing around the corner, dashing across the kitchen, and skidding to a stop. In the finished commercial, the chuck wagon disappears right through the cabinet door.
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 9:29pm
Okay, So I didn't post this one because I thought I had it right.. but now im unsure. My school appeared on the news last week because we had made an important change in our community. Our 8th grade class had planted a large garden in what was once only a vacant lot. It ...
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 8:04pm
A food chain is part of a bigger system called a food web. That web links the living things in an ecosystem. The herbivores in that system depend on the plants. If the plants are removed, the herbivores cannot survive. Then the carnivores, the animals that eat other animals, ...
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:27pm
------------ Words: ABSTAIN AFFILIATE AGNOSTIC ASPIRE BENEVOLENT DEFICIT DISSENT DIVERSION LUCRATIVE MANDATORY --------------------------------------------------------------- 1-2. My uncle decided to splurge and _____ with a country club because golf is his favorite ...
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 4:36pm
Essay: Honor Introduction/Topic sentence: Courage, strength, and dignity is a very hard goal to achieve and to accomplish in ones life. Many have not succeeded in such a gift in their life but they took it for granted. How can you fix these two sentences or are they correct as...
Monday, February 23, 2015 at 1:33pm
Five sentence paragraph. Preparing for a test should start the first day in class this includes paying attention in class,taking good notes,review all assignments on a regular basis. Budget your time make sure you set aside time to study. Ask your teacher to specify the area ...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 5:34pm
What is the gerund phrase in these sentences: Waiting took patience, but Silver let the teachers lift a woman named Maria onto his back. Is it waiting took patience? As a result of training with Silver, Maria now lives independently. Now lives independently?
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 3:56pm
Could someone read my five sentence paragraph. Before I turn it in. Thank u. To prepare to host a party or an event. The first thing I would figure out the date and location. Then I would sat down and figure out a menu,the guest list,entertainment. I would also seek input and ...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 3:11pm
English- Mr Pip
I'm thinking of ideas for my Mr Pip ideas and a theme I came across was lies and lying in the book. I would really appreciate it if you could give me some more examples of lies in the book that I can review. Thanks! What I have so far (Spoilers): -Mr Watts says that he is...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 12:21pm
Hi there! I need to wirte a CV for an english course. Can someone look it up and tell me if it is right the way I wrote it? It has to be in US-Style ;) On your website stands that you search for a new teacher with the subject combination English and Religion. I study English ...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 8:27am
(1) Brenda would have liked to have taken her vacation at the beach. (2) However, the weather forecast on the television called for rain. (3) Also, her fiancé, Max, wanted to vacation in the mountains. (4) After a heated discussion, Brenda and Max decided to compromise...
Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 7:14am
Contains dialogue is created from the mind of the author. -A.B Written in chronological order, following the author from the beginning of his/her life to the end - A.B? Does not necessarily follow the main character from beginning of his/her life to the end - F Is this ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 7:44pm
Use a cliche in a sentence that you create. the sentence that I created is. My sister and I are so much a like that most people say we are " two peas in a pod". Did I do the sentence correctly
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 1:06pm
Can someone read my eight sentence paragraph. A high school diploma is very important to me. With a high school diploma I can show my children that your never to old to go back to school. Which will set a good example for my children to show them they need to follow their ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 12:42pm
Five sentence paragraph. To make a perfect turkey sandwich you will need, butter knife, turkey, cheese,mayo, lettuce, tomato and two slices of bread. Next, place the mayo evenly on both side of the bread. On one slice of the bread place the cheese,turkey,lettuce,and tomato. ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 11:59am
Which use of semicolons would be correct? #1 In Asia as well, Chinese noble women led armies, often with great decisiveness and skill; paid tribute to the Emperor; and controlled agriculture within their areas of command. #2 In Asia as well, Chinese noblewomen led armies, ...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 11:02pm
Note: My questions are below mostly in brackets and at the very end! I have to do an immigration diary assignment and I am to portray a young 12 year old girl(any English name suggestions?) from a city in England(what is a realistic city during that time?) who is migrating to ...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 7:14pm
concurrent,confiscated, constitute, decipher, default, hypothetical, nominal, predominant, prerequisite, recession 1. The(predominant)color of the car is brown.but has a black roof 2. you saw the tow it away?. have you (default)on you car loan 3.if you have not been making you...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 4:40pm
english check answers
France is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and I discovered a few of the reasons why so many people visit the country during a recent excursion. While in France, I visited numerous world-famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-É...
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:57am
i have to determine if these are part of an autobiography or if its fiction absence of imaginary creatures such as witches, dragons, etc. -autobiography contains dialogue that is created from the mind of the author - fiction check answers
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:29am
1. In the first line from "O Captain! My Captain!" what does "our fearful trip"refer to? (1 point) the Civil War the battle at Antietam Creek the presidency Lincoln's life
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 9:05am
Review and revise the following paragraph: After reviewing al the pleadings the underlining records the party arguments; pertinent caselaw and statutes and the other recommendations filed byt eh partys, this court remains of the opinion and view point that the decision ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 6:54pm
Ms. Sue, can you please assist me on this? How has globalization affected cultural identities and consumerism? In todays world the problem of cultural identity shouldnt be miscalculated. In the world today there are more nation are affected by the phenomenon of ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 4:52pm
1. Which description fits the limerick about the fellow named Hall? 1)a poem about something funny with five lines. ****** 2)a serious poem without rhyme 3)a love poem with rhymes and rhythm 4)a poem about nature with three lines 2. The rhythm and rhyme patterns of the ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 2:01pm
L.A. Check answers please
1. Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "New World"? eagles / hie and / hover / above / the plain a)Eagles hurry and hang above the flatland. <---This one! b)Eagles hang in midair and wave their wings. c)Eagles race and rush in an ugly way. d)Eagles ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 1:54pm
1. The speaker in "The Road Not Taken" is a person who (1 point) is lost in the woods. remembers making a decision. is currently standing at a fork in the road. likes to walk on a wellbeaten pat
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 12:57pm
Comparing Types of Description 1) In "The Road Not Taken," the description of the wood as yellow :Tells us the wood is very young, not yet full grown. :Makes the setting seem churchlike. :Tells us the scene is taking place in noon. :Helps us see the scene as autumnal...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 5:33pm
Identify the simple sentences in the following paragraph. I know the first and third sentences are simple. The air show announcer hushed. He had been squawking all day, and now he quit. The crowd stilled. Even the children watched dumbstruck as the slow, black biplane buzzed ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 4:26pm
Math Ms Sue
Which expression would you use to find the area of a rectangle with a width of 4 inches and a length of 6 inches? 4+6 4x6 8x12 8+12 Ms Sue this is Karen you helped in College English so well I am trying to help my 3rd grade granddaughter with no math book just problems
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 4:21pm
Combine these sentences into one sentence using conjuctions,adverbal connectives to create compound sentence. It was idle to attempt to ascertain the state of her affections. She didn't have an expressive manner. Thank you.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 4:21am
Combine these sentences into one sentence using conjuctions,adverbal connectives to create compound sentence. The door opened. The crooked little cotton -eyed piano player stood in the entrance. He was waiting for a sound to tell him where she was. Thank you.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1:18am
Would these be good examples of hopelessness, hope, and realism in A raisin in the Sun 1. hopelessness Mama :Well whether they drinks it or not ain't none of my business. But whether I go into business selling it to 'em is, and I don't want that on my ledger this ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 8:55pm
English - Please read.
I know what an epic simile is but I'm trouble finding two epic similes in these line I've given below. And I also need to know why I think the author used these two epic similes Please help! Here's the lines I have to find the two from : The Odyssey : Book 9 "...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7:46pm
Which sentence is capitalized correctly? A.) James Monroe was the fifth president of the United States. B.) James Monroe was the Fifth President of the United States. C.) James Monroe was the Fifth president of the United States. D.) James Monroe was The Fifth President of The...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 12:20pm
english check answers
Over the past ten years more than two dozen athletes have died from the medical condition known as heatstroke. Heatstroke occurs when the bodys internal temperature becomes so elevated that its cooling system begins shutting down. Who is most at risk? Surprisingly, it is...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 11:09am
Can someone help me change up the words? A positively charged drum has the image drawn on it with a laser. The areas touched by light become negatively charged. Positively charged toner particles are attracted to the negative areas on the drum. The drum rolls across paper with...
Monday, February 16, 2015 at 2:23pm
I need help finding real life examples of these topics 1. The need to fight discrimination can be done by embracing who you are and refusing to conform to others expectations. 2. The importance of family is strong enough to overcome the temptation to give up dreams.
Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 7:55pm
English- emailing response to professor
So I emailed a professor asking the professor about taking a test earlier than the scheduled day it is on next week and the professor responded and said they could arrange for me to take the test early if I want. And to let the professor know what I have in mind. My question ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 11:21pm
1. To avoid using unnecessary colons, use the colon only after a/an ________. A. coordinating conjunction B. series of items C. main clause D. introduction 2. A(n) ________ introduction establishes your authority on the topic and sets the stage for the discussion contained in ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 7:25pm
Parenthetical expressions include information that may be helpful but are not essential to the meaning of a sentence. They are de-emphasized by ________. A. dashes B. parentheses C. commas D. brackets I'm not really understanding this question. It has to be either B or D ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 7:11pm
1. An example of a prediction conclusion is ________. A .suggesting what the audience might do after they read your paper B. picking up an idea or image suggested in the introduction and echoing it in the conclusion C. a logical extension of the information in the body of ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 6:43pm
A(n) ________ introduction begins with a point that is more specific than that of your thesis. A. quotation B. contrasting idea C. broad-to-narrow D. narrow-to-broad
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 6:34pm
I have two questions i need help on. Im pretty bad with colons and semicolons :/ 1. When two main clauses are joined together without the use of a coordinating conjunction, the clauses should be separated by a ____. A. semicolon B. comma C. colon D. subordinate clause Choose ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 6:26pm
Read: O Captain! My Captain! 1) In the first line from "O captain! My Captain!" what does "Our fearful trip"refer to? :The Civil War.*** :The battles at Antietam Creek. :The presidency. :Lincoln's life. 2) Which statement best expresses the underlying ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 5:03pm
9. Which two events were major influences on modernist writers? (1 point)the Great Depression and World War I World War I and World War II the Great Depression and World War II the Civil War and World War I 10. What makes the narrator in Ernest Hemingway's short story &...
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 1:48pm
Business studies,maths literacy,isindebele,life oriantation,economics,tourism,english
What career can i be if am doing this subject and list them.
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 2:59am
I am writing an essay on living on a farm vs living in the city my thesis statement needs help any suggestions? The factors that a person should consider before choosing between the two are environments, lifestyle, and family values.
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 12:41am
Quick english check
Use the house on mango street, "No Speak English" to answer the following questions. Please correct me if I'm wrong. 1. Which of the following best illustrates the conflict between "mamacita" and her husband? A. "He worked two jobs. He came home ...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 8:02pm
Sra. Do these look correct? Part I LOS MANDATOS AFIRMATIVOS. Forme mandatos afirmativos directos según el ejemplo: Ejemplo: BUSCARLO (tú) Búscalo 1. CONDUCIR (Ud.) conduzca 2. PREGUNTARLES (Uds.) pregnútenles 3. COMER (nosotros) comamos 4. OLVIDARSE...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 6:59pm
The Road Not Taken 1) The speaker in "The Road Not Taken" is a person who? :Is lost in the woods :Remembers making a decision*** :Is currently standing at a forn in the road :Likes to walk on a well beaten path. 2) Which is the best restatement of these lines from &...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 4:26pm
1) The speaker in "The Road Not Taken" is a person who? :Is lost in the woods :Remembers making a decision*** :Is currently standing at a forn in the road :Likes to walk on a well beaten path. 2) Which is the best restatement of these lines from "The Road Not ...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 3:52pm
The speaker in "The Road Not Taken" is a person who? A. Is lost in the woods B.Remembers making a decision C.Is currently standing at a forn in the road D.Likes to walk on a well beaten path.
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 2:20pm
Everyone knows that a home should be "child-proof" to protect young babies and toddlers from illness and injury. (2) Pets are also in danger from many common household sources which many people don't realize. (3) Pets can chew and swallow seemingly safe things, ...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 10:34am
From reading the short story "The Boat", what are the effects when people refuse to be restricted to the confines of a particular society? This is an essay topic that I chose, and I am not sure if my three subtopics cover it all (anger/disappointment, loss, and ...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 5:01pm
1) The sun had nearly set when we reached home. Adverb qualify adverb 2) Modern trains can travel incredibly fast. - adverbs qualify adjective 3) The judges were utterly amazed at the performance.- Adverb qualify adjective 4) The bitterly cold winds have killed all the flowers...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 12:46pm
write a letter to your friend in another school telling him/her at least three ways you find life in the final year class is different from being in the class
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 12:30pm