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October 24, 2014

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English
1. I have a staff who works for me. 2. I have a staff who work for me. 3. I have a staff of one who works for me. 4. I have a staff of ten who work for me. 5. I have ten staff who work for me. 6. I have ten staffs who works for me. 7. I have ten step members who work for me...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 3:35am

English
1. She swore that she had nothing to do with it. 2. She vowed that she had nothing to do with it. 3. She bet that she had nothing to do with it. (Are they all grammatical? In meaning, are they the same?)
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 3:29am

English
1. He was ashamed of having no money. 2. He was ashamed to have no money. 3..He was ashamed because he had no money. (Are they all the same and grammatical? Can we substitute 'shy' for 'ashamed'?)
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 3:23am

English
Why did n't you do your homework? 1. I'm sorry, but I was very tired yesterday. 2. Excuse me, but I forgot to do homework. 3. Forgive me, but I was very busy caring for my mother in hospital. ------------------- Are the answers all grammatical? What other expressions ...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 2:29am

English
1. Forgive me. I didn't know that. 2. Excuse me. I didn't see you there. 3. Pardon me. I made a mistake. (Are they all grammatical, showing 'forgiveness'?) 4. I swear that I will never leave you. 5. I swear to God that he will never leave you. 6. I swear in the...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 2:25am

English
skip 1. to not do or have something;avoid 2. not to do or have something;avoid --------------- What is the definition of 'skip'? Which one is right, #1 or #2 as the definition?
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 1:17am

English
fragments or run on sentences He's going to law school. To be an attorney like his mother Fragment She was the worst student in her class. Because she got all the lowest grades. Run on senence
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:02pm

English
Which would be grammatically correct: We both had a goal and objective in mind to get our jobs done. or We both had a goal and objective in mind to get the job done. Thanks!
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 10:43pm

english
umm did anyone watch the documentary "Bowling for Columbine"?
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 7:47pm

English/language arts
What is the complete subject in the sentence That orange deposit on the outside surface is called rust.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 5:35pm

English
I'm writing an essay about stating my position on whether everyday people can be considered heroes. Can someone give me some ideas of what each paragraph should be about? Like how should I make it flow? Please help
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 5:23pm

Urgent english help
I'm writing an English persuasive essay and I'm wanting to put a quote from a person as the thesis. How would I quote it? Do I quote it then put the name of person in parentheses? Please help me thanks!
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 5:14pm

English
what is the adverb clause in the sentence: Dad takes Ryan to the zoo every Wednesday, unless it is raining
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 2:36pm

English
When a goal states a quantifiable indicator of its achievement such as a target date, it is:
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 1:06pm

English
The 'White House' has been home to many animals as well as presidents. (1 point) common noun proper noun compound noun collective noun
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:52am

English: Please help
Identify the word that best describes the underlined word which for this sentence is "the shelter" The volunteers provided the shelter with new crates, beds, and bowls for the dogs. 1.direct object ****** 2.indirect object 3.predicate nominative 4.predicate adjective...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 12:15am

english
how do u write an outline over someone you admire like for instant my cousin who helped me in band, athletics and school work??
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:28pm

english
what are some archetypal monster in movies. (we just got done reading beowulf) thank you!!
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7:25pm

English
1. The staff meeting will be held next Tuesday. 2. The staff meeting will be taken next Tuesday. 3. The staff meeting will be got next Tuesday. 4. The staff meeting will be finished next Tuesday. (#1 is grammatical, right? What about the others from Sentence 2 to Sentence 4? ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7:50am

English
What are all of the prepositional phrases in the following sentence: Ancestors, in every variety of dress, from the Elizabethian knight to the buck of the Regency, stared down and daunted us.
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 10:44pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:25pm. 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...
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 8:06pm

english
what really is a paragraph writing I don't understand plz help thank you
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 7:42pm

english
what is a nouns
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 7:32pm

Basic English
In which sentence is the underlined word a preposition? A. The Constitution calls for equal rights for all. B. It was a sunny day, but Jane remained indoors. C. Senator Young objected to the bill, but he didn't say why. D. She skipped her breakfast, for it was getting late.
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 1:49pm

English
I need to find out 3 interesting things about Spiders (not wordy things) that I can use for my "Totemic Animal" homework, have any ideas???
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 1:08pm

Social Studies
In what year did the English establish Jamestown, their first permanent settlement? A. 1607 B. 1630 C. 1675 D. 1718 Is the answer A?
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 12:49pm

advanced algebra
The mean test scores with standard deviations of four English classes are given below. Class Mean Standard Deviation Mrs. Jones 89 1.9 Mrs. Rijo 82 1.4 Mr. Phan 73 3.4 Mrs. Scott 90 6.1 Which statement is most likely to be true?
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 9:53am

English
What are you going to do after school? 1. I am going to go to academy. 2. I am going to go to an academy. 3. I am going to go to the academy. 4. I am going to go to my academy. 5. I am going to go to private institute. 6. I am going to go to a private institute. 7. I am going...
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 9:37am

English
What are you going to do for your home this weekend? 1. I am going to clean the windows this weekend. 2. I am going to clean the floor with a mop. 3. I am going to mop the floor. 4. I am going to vacuum the living room. 5. I am going to clean the living room with a vacuum ...
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 5:54am

english
Why does sterotypes impact or effect an individual orr groups
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 11:20pm

English
I am trying to write a position paper on Rise of the Image Culture: Re-imagining the American Dream and I cant think of a good thesis statement. Can you help me please?
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 11:13pm

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

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