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May 27, 2016

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English
Which statement best describes the plot of “The Giant’s House” by Elizabeth McCracken? A. A boy and a librarian fall in love while searching for answers to the boy’s struggle of suffering from gigantism. B. A librarian and a boy suffering from gigantism ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help please

English
Which statement best describes the plot of “The Giant’s House” by Elizabeth McCracken? A. A boy and a librarian fall in love while searching for answers to the boy’s struggle of suffering from gigantism. B. A librarian and a boy suffering from gigantism ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Based on what you know of the events of the story “The Cask of Amontillado,” Fortunato’s name in this story is an example of what literary element? A. irony B. characterization C. foreshadowing D. suspense A?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Author’s Voice Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. I’ve come to terms with my dreaminess, my absent-mindedness—well, okay, my ditziness! Why do I characterize myself this way? A few examples might make this description ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Based on reading the excerpt from Silent Spring by Rachel Carson, what can you conclude was the author’s purpose? A. to entertain B. to inform C. to persuade D. to analyze B?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by quick help needed

English
1. Staying in bed is the best remedy for a cold. 2. For a cold the best remedy is staying in bed. ------------ #1 is correct? What about #2? Is Sentence 2 grammatical?
Monday, May 2, 2016 by rfvv

English
"High Court" is "Supreme Court in the USA, right? In the UK, it is different?
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He admitted cheating on the test. 2. He admitted that he had cheated on the test. 3. He admitted that he cheated on the test. (Does #1 mnean #2 or #3?) 4. I'll admit cheating on the test. 5. I'll admit that I cheat on the test. 6. I'll admit that I cheated on ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
"Admit" is a gerund taker and the gerund can connote the action happened prior to "admit". So "she admitted making a mistake". ========================= 1. She admitted making a mistake. 2. She admitted cheating on the test. (Did the action "...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I thought of other names but I was not satisfied with any of them. 2. I thought of other names but I was satisfied with none of them. (Are both the same?) 4. I always watched him "working" when I was young. (Did "I" watched him working for some time?) 5...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He admitted cheating on the test. 2. He admitted that he cheated on the test. 3. He admitted that he had cheated on the test. cf. He admitted having cheated on the test. (Does #1 mean #2 or #3?) 4. He admits cheating on the test. 5. He admits that he cheats on the test. 6. ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by rfvv

english
i need a help to write a speech about traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by kelebogile

english
why traditional marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by morakane

English
Which of the following is an example of an emotional appeal? A. Many organizations have offered recommendations. B. It will have global impact in the near future. C. It will be the greatest environmental tragedy. D. More than 90 percent of the scientists agreed that it is ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Plot Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. I smiled to myself as I remembered the game that made me a star ten years ago . . . The rain was pouring down as I stepped out onto the football field. It was the last game of the season, and ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Literary Analysis: Author’s Voice Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. I’ve come to terms with my dreaminess, my absent-mindedness—well, okay, my ditziness! Why do I characterize myself this way? A few examples might make this description ...
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by quick help needed

English III
I need help with this question, I tired to find answer in the book, but I could find any clue please can someone help me?? Mark Twain used the characters in this novel (The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn) to show his contempt for the romantic style of literature. In the chart ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by Joey Holland

English
identify one of the darker actions examined in a story or drama from this unit. in what piece is the action highlighted? what interactions or emotions prompt in the action? how would the story or drama change if the characters involved were able to overcome the darker impulse ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by Plz help

english
what is the need for learning foreign language?
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by ankur

English
1. He admitted cheating on the test. 2. He admitted that he cheated on the test. 3. He admitted that he had cheated on the test. cf. He admitted having cheated on the test. (Does #1 mean #2 or #3?) 4. He admits cheating on the test. 5. He admits that he cheats on the test. 6. ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She used to help him with his homework. 2. What can you help him with? 3. I want to help him with something. 4. I want to help him with that. 4-1. I want to help him tie the ribbon. 4-2. I want to help him to tie the ribbon. (Does 'with' mean about? Can we ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Watch out for fires. 2. Look out for fires. 3. Be care about fires. ....... Are they all the same in meaning? 4. Make sure you don't build a fire. 5. Make sure you don't make a fire. 6. Make sure you don't.... a fire. (Are they the same? Can we use other verbs ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. The fire station is close. Just go straight one more block. ........ What is the part of speech of 'close'? Adjective or adverb?
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by rfvv

English 10th Grade
Choose the answer that shows a correct revision to the following sentence: Why if you did not want to hear it did you ask me what I thought a) Why, if you did not want to hear it, did you ask me what I thought? b) Why, if you did not want to hear it did you ask me what I ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by Lily

english
Act II of a Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley contains several messages. in a paragraph explain how one of these messages is conveyed in the second act of the play. include at least two details to support your points. When one changes for the better, others are effected for ...
Friday, April 29, 2016 by dogs

english
16. What is the effect of the author’s use of assonance in the following line from “The Raven?” “For the rare and radiant maiden whom the angels name Lenore—” (1 point) A It creates emphasis on Lenore. B It explains Lenore’s appearance. C It ...
Friday, April 29, 2016 by saliha

english
identify a theme in dragonwings analyze and explain how the author develops the theme over the course of the novel through the characters and plot be sure to use evidence from the beginning middle and end of the story to support your ideas
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by bleh

English help (check answers)
In act 2, scene 3, of A Christmas Carol:Scrooge and Marley, what does the ghost of Christmas Present say to indicate that Scrooge's actions can effect the outcome of events? A. "I would say that he gets the pleasure of his family..." B. "I see a vacant seat...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Nunya

MATHS
In a class, 120 students speak English or French or both. 70 speak English and 55 speak french. how many speak English but not French?
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by mercy

English
Hi can you check please if I did correct!
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Briana

english help please!!
Which of the following is an example of a literal question? When was Marcus called to the office? Why was Marcus always getting in trouble at school? How did Marcus treat his teachers? Which of your friends is most like Marcus? is it d pls help me
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Oscar

English
A presentation for a topic which says "Traditional healers should be allowed in hospitals and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Mkhuleko

English speech
Traditional africa marriage is an advantage for men only not for women
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by prudence

English
Tomorrow I'll give a speech in front of the class. I'm so nervous. 1. I could forget everything. 2. I may forget everything. 3. I might forget everything. 4. I can forget everything. ----------------- In this situation, which one is suitable? What is the difference ...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by rfvv

english
sat skills. write the word in the space provided. 1-how sad it to see such beautiful flowers ----------- and die! 2-a person can usually tell how popular a new movie is by the length of the ----------- in front of the box office. 3-the desire to be the world's top tennis ...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by Anonymous

english
“There is little reason to fear that women will acquire too much courage or fortitude, for their apparent inferiority…” What choice most closely defines the underlined word?
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by manny

English
The book thief chapter 1. quotes about death.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by Boberto

ENGLISH
GIVE ME THE MAIN POINT AFRICAN SLAUGHER RITUALS SHOULD BE ALLOWED IN SUBURBS
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by SNE

English
African slaughter rituals should be allowed in surbabs y?
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by mpumi

English Grammar
Is this accurate? It seems a bit clunky: "I was referred to this particular job opening by my supervisor John Smith, the Human Resources representative for XYZ Law Firm."
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by Rema

English
In the following sentences underline the word that would be stressed most: a)She dropped her bag. b)It is the white car that i want. c)The girl is mine. d)I prefer to greet Mbotela. e)It is time to go away.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by Brenda

English 4
In Sonnet 106, the speaker claims that earlier praise has prefigured, or _____, his love. A. molded**** B. created C. destroyed D. suggested
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by CarpeDiem

english
What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?" can someone explain what they want me to write I'm stuck.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by cassie

english
the most dangerous game is mostly about
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by colton

English
In “The Lottery,” how does the fact that names are called and people select their piece of paper work to create suspense? a. Readers know males draw the papers. b. Readers watch every family participate. c. Readers wonder what the papers signify. d. Readers want to ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
What is the effect of Poe's use of alliteration in the following line from "The Bells?" "What a tale their terror tells" a. It signals a change to a darker mood.*** b. It suggests pleasant sounding bells. c. It explains the speaker's actions. d. It ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English (check my answers)
4. The blades on a pair of ice skates (is, are) called runners. (1 point) A. is B. are*** 5. The runners on the earliest ice skates (was, were) probably made of bone. (1 point) A. was B. were*** 6. The original purpose of ice skates (was, were) for travel. (1 point) A. was B. ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by SkatingDJ

English
Read the following line from Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Raven”: “Quoth the Raven, ‘Nevermore.” What effect does this repeated line have on the poem? a. It adds to the speaker’s sense of hopelessness.*** b. It shows the speaker’s feelings of ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
"The Cask of Amontillado" Poe's use of a(n) _________________ narrator to tell the story heightens the uncertainty and sense of horror felt by the reader. No answer choices but I think the answer is first person?
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
What does the following quote from “The cask of Amontillado “ reveal about what Montresor wants his servants to do ? "I had told them that I should not return until the morning and has given them explicit orders not to stir from the house. These orders were ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

French
I need to put some grammatical questions on my blog, but I cannot come up with anything. The farthest I've come up with is "Why is there genders in French?" Thank-you for your time. Can you please it english.
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Loran

English
Which of the following statements by General Zaroff from “The Most Dangerous Game” adds to the suspense of the story? a. “After the debacle in Russia I left the country, for it was imprudent for an officer of the Czar to stay there.” b. “I was about to...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
"The Most Dangerous Game" is mostly about a. an intense contest between two hunters *** b. the relationship between two men who disagree c. the differences between the lives of the wealthy and poor d. the reasons for and against hunting
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
In "The Most Dangerous Game," the character of Zaroff serves as a(n) _____________ to the protagonist, sharply contrasting Rainsford's personality. * this question has no answer choices but is the answer foil?*
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Many horror and suspense stories such as “The Lottery” use stereotypical _____ instead of complex individuals because readers readily relate to them. archetypes foils stock characters*** unreliable narrators
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
The poetic device used in the line below is and example of ______. "For the moon never beams without bringing me dreams" internal rhyme*** irony a simile onomatopoeia
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. Someone left me a _____ message on my voicemail; I had no idea what it meant. cryptic*** boisterous petulant jovial
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. His new sneakers were _____ by everyone in his classroom. They all wished they could have them. dissevered coveted*** gloated detested
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. 1. When someone hurts you, the desire for _____ is strong. a. immolation b. retribution*** c. gesticulation d. connotation Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. 5...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

English
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience. 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Randy

writing
Choose the sentence that correctly uses parallelism. A. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. B. Phillip and his friends found the concert offensive, and they also thought it was embarrassing. C. It was both...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

English
1. It is cheeper to buy things on a bargain sale. 2. It is cheeper to buy things on sale. (What is the difference between them?) 3. The apples are on a bargain sale today. 4. The apples are on bargain sale today. 5. The apples are on sale today. (Are they all grammatical? ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by rfvv

english
what role did religion play in "Mr Pirzada Came to Dine" and "My Two Lives" by Jhumpa Lahiri thank you
Monday, April 25, 2016 by lauren

Math
Which survey question is biased? Which is your favorite, pizza or spaghetti? Which subject is your favorite, math, which is easy, or English, which is difficult? ••• Who do you live with: both parents, mother only, father only, or another guardian? Should ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Brasil

english
I need a speech about the topic that says ,English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Zinhle

english
Which type of faulty logic appears in this sentence? Dr. Bishop has never performed a surgery before, so he must not be equipped to be a good surgeon.
Monday, April 25, 2016 by marissa

English
English is a language of opportunity.Why bother to teach indigenous languages
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Lindokuhle

english
What is the complete predicate of the sentence? A hawk soared swiftly over the campsite. A. soared swiftly over the campsite B. A hawk C. soared swiftly D. over the campsite
Monday, April 25, 2016 by nikki counts

english
Which word is the simple subject of the sentence? The white fence between our yards needs fresh paint yearly. A. fence B. white C. paint D. yards
Monday, April 25, 2016 by nikki counts

English
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for only men,not women?
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Mamosebetsi

ENGLISH
IS TRADITIONAL AFRICAN MARRIAGE IS AN ADVANTAGE FOR MEN ONLY,NOT WOWEN?
Monday, April 25, 2016 by NOKWANDA

English
I need about a prepared speech of the following topic :african slaughter ritual should be allowed in surburbs
Monday, April 25, 2016 by portia

english
What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?"
Monday, April 25, 2016 by cassie

English
1. He dumped his girlfriend. 2. He broke up with his girfriend. 3. He __________ his girlfriend. ---------------------- Is #1 the same as #2? What other expressions can we use which have the same meaning?
Monday, April 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. All shirts are 10 % off. 2. All shirts are on sale, 10 % off. -------------- Are both the same? Does 'on sale' mean 'at a reduced price' in Sentence 2? 3. All shirts have 10 % off. (Is this grammatical?) 4. The watermelons are for sale. 5. The watermelons ...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He is in love with the girl. 2. He fell in love with the girl. (Are both the same in meaning? Is #2 stronger than #1 in the deapth of love?)
Monday, April 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
A student completing research for a project enters the following search terms: Baseball AND history NOT semi-professional Which of the following best describes the likely results of this search? A.Sources that reference only general baseball history and exclude semi-...
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Anonymous

French
I need to ask 2 grammatical questions about french for my blog can somebody please give them to me in English. Thank you
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Loran

english
1. Reich says, “When we see the contrast between the values we share and the realities we live in, that is the fundamental foundation for social change.” What do you think about that statement? How would you describe the disconnect between American values and the ...
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by paul

English
Identify the subject, object, and verb in this sentence. Online classes require good time-management skills.
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by Susie

English
African slaughter rituals should be allowed in the suburbs?
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by percy

English
Traditional healer should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by Hendrick

english
How to write a research paper?
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by angy

English
English is the language of opportunity why bother to teach indigenous languages?
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by Slungile

English
Is Traditional marridge is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by Nokuthula

ENGLISH
COMPOSITION ABOUT MISCHIEF 350 WORDS
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by MUNASHE MAYENGWA

english
there weren't no parking spaces
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by emeka

English
Traditional African marriage is an advantage from men only, not women
Sunday, April 24, 2016 by mpho

english
does African marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by precious

English
Speech that says english is the laguage of opportunity .why bother to teach indigenous laguage.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by Nonjabulo

English
so people, what can be done to make surbubian people allowd sloughting retual in the surbubes?
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by Hadebe Sakhile

English
1. I've spent all my money already. 2. She spent ¡Ì100 on a new dress. 3. I've used all my money already. 4. She used ¡Ì100 on a new dress. --------------------- Can we use both 'spent' and 'used' in the sentences? 5. I used up...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Did you hear he has dumped his girlfriend? 2. Did you hear he has broken up with his girlfriend? --------------- Are both the same in meaning?
Friday, April 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Bend your knees forward. 2. Straighten your knees. 2-2. Straighten your knees backward. 3. Spin your knees befor you exercise. 4. He hurt his knees while he exercised. 5. Massage your knees when you feel painful there. 6. Press your knees many times when they hurt...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You can check prices for bicycles on the Internet. 2. You can check prices about bicycles on the Internet. -------------- Can we use 'for' and 'about' in the sentence? Which preposition is commonly used? Can we use some other expressions for 'for? ...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Take bus number 117 and get off at City Hall. 2. Take the number 117 bus and get off at the City Hall. ------------------------------ Which one is correct? #1 or #2? Do we have to put 'the' before 'City Hall"? How do we read '117' here? 1. one ...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by rfvv

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