Thursday
August 25, 2016

Homework Help: English

Branches of English

Recent English Questions

English
Which of the following is the best purpose for reading A Surprising Point of View? (1 point) to learn about a subject to make a decision to complete of task to be entertained
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Don't know it all

English
1. On Friday, I cooked for my mom. 2. Friday, I cooked for my mom. 3. I took a piano lesson om Wednesday. 4. I took a piano lesson Wednesday. ------------------------- Are #2 and #4 grammatical without the preposition 'on'?
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He went out for a run. 2. He went out for a ride. (for riding a horse or riding a bike?) 3. He went out for a skate/a ski. 4. He went out for a smoke. 5. He went out for a drink. 6. He went out for a tour. 7. He went out for _________. 8. She went out for a shop. 9. She ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
We have a very beautiful place called Central Park. Many tourists visit this park. We also have a traditional village full of ancient facilities. 1. I recommend them to visit the village. 2. I suggest that they should visit the village. 3. I suggest to them that they visit ...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. On the 2nd basement, there is a book store. 2. In the 2nd basement, there is a book store. 3. A book store is on the 2nd basement. 4. A book store is in the 2nd basement. 5. A book store is on basement 2. 6. A book store is in basement 2...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by rfvv

English
Which words are examples of vowel minimal pairs ? A) tree-beat B) cat-cut C)vase-jazz D)doll-role
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by Tala

English
Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:17am. Posted by rfvv on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:27pm. 1. Don't feel stressful. 2. Don't get stressful. 3. Don't feel stressed. 4. Don't get stressed. 5. Don't be stressed out. 6. Don&#...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

ENGLISH
Anna has two aunts, Gertie and Samantha, and one uncle, Jimbo. Jimbo has a nephew on Anna's side of the family, Timothy, who has two children, John and Aubrey. Which of the following indicates the relationship between Timothy's daughter and Anna?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by CONNIE

English
Which phrase best describes the word choice & voice of "Theme for English B"? Dull & old-fashioned ~~I think it's this one Formal & fancy Wordy & vague Clear & candid
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by Jamie

English
Posted by rfvv on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:27pm. 1. Don't feel stressful. 2. Don't get stressful. 3. Don't feel stressed. 4. Don't get stressed. 5. Don't be stressed out. 6. Don't be stressed. 7. Don't be stressful. --------------------- Can we ...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He was taking down what she said. 2. He was noting down what she said. 3. He was writing down what she said. ------------------------ Are they all grammatical? Can we use some other expressions?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He fanned himself with a newspaper to cool down. 2. He fanned himself with a newspaper to cool. ----------------- Do we have to use 'down' after 'cool'? What is the difference?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
He needs to concentrate more on his career. --------------------------- What does 'career' mean in this sentence? Does 'career' mean 'job'? Or is it 'work life'?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. a person who writes an online journal accessible to users of the Internet. 2. a person who writes an online journal which/that is accessible to users of the Internet. ------------- Q1: Does #1 mean #2? Q2: What is an online journal? is it a diary on the Internet? Or an essay?
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. You should not miss breakfast. 2. You should not skip breakfast. --------------------------------- Are both the same? What is the diffference? 3. Stand in a row. 4. Stand in row. 5. stand in rows. 6. stand in two rows. (Can we use the expressions above?)
Monday, May 30, 2016 by rfvv

language arts/ english
Stage directions are one element of a drama. In a paragraph, define and provide an example of stage directions from A Surprising Point of View. Then analyze the stage directions. Explain how these directions contribute to your understanding of A Surprising Point of View. ...
Monday, May 30, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Dear Ms.Sue, I am very grateful for your explanation. Please have a look at one more sentence. "They had been trying for more than ten years to conceive a baby naturally but finally had to resort to in vitro fertilization". Is the word order OK? Do you think it's...
Monday, May 30, 2016 by Ilma

English
Dear Ms.Sue, thank you for your answer. Will you please help me with one more question? Do you think it's possible to use such phrases as "for a long time / for a month" in the mid-position, for example: "They have been trying for a week to find a solution ...
Monday, May 30, 2016 by Ilma

English
Hello. I'll be very grateful for some language help. Do you think it's correct to say: 1) "They negotiated about creating a coaltion." 2) "They expressed concern about increasing crimes." Thank you very much.
Monday, May 30, 2016 by Ilma

English
Check my answer? Is the Doll's house by Katherine Mansfield considered a modern short story or a traditional short story? I think it is considered a modern short story because it uses dramatic irony, and and is concerned with character development and psychological ...
Monday, May 30, 2016 by Justine

English
1. He moved to New York last year. 2. He moved into New York last year. 3. He moved in New York last year. -------------------- Is #3 not correct?
Monday, May 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. I was upset with what he said. 2. I was upset about what he said. 3. I was angry with what he said. 4. I was angry about what he said. 5. I was angry at what he said. ------------- Are they all grammatical? Which prepositions do we have to use? Is 'with' is commonly...
Monday, May 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. She sat taking notes "on" everything that was said. 2. She sat taking notes "of" everything that was said. ------------- Which one is right? Can we use both 'on' and 'of'? which one is commonly used?
Monday, May 30, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He is absorbed in biology. 2. He is very interested in biology. 3. He is into biology. ----------------- Are they all the same in meaning?
Monday, May 30, 2016 by rfvv

english
What parts of grammar are the words? Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift, which is why we call it the present. Yesterday? Tomorrow? gift? call? it? present? My brother was discharged and will follow up next week. My? will follow up?
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by sara

English
1. For the one-syllable words ending in single vowel + single consonant, double the consonant before a suffix beginning with vowel. Examples: • beg + ed = begged • run + ed =running • rob + er = robber • sad + est =saddest 2. For the one-syllable words ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by rfvv

English
I had to choose poetic device examples from a poem and these are the lines I chose. I just wanted them to be checked to make sure I am right! Alliteration - Sail south from here over the salt-streams Assonance - Go down to the sea, the home of the gull
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by Justine

English
Which of the following is a technique of satire used by Wilde in The Importance of Being Earnest? A. giving information about his characters in a direct, straightforward way B. ridiculously exaggerating the importance people such as Gwendolen place on a name C. praising the ...
Sunday, May 29, 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 29, 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 29, 2016 by quick help needed

English
How does imagery help evoke emotion in this poem Yes! in the sea of life enisled, With echoing straits between us thrown, Dotting the shoreless watery wild, We mortal millions live alone. The islands feel the enclasping flow, And then their endless bounds they know. But when ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by Justine

English
Which of the following is a technique of satire used by Wilde in The Importance of Being Earnest? A. giving information about his characters in a direct, straightforward way B. ridiculously exaggerating the importance people such as Gwendolen place on a name C. praising the ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which of the following correctly defines blank verse? A. poetry with no structure or rhyme B. a type of long poem often used for plays C. a type of rhymed poetry Shakespeare uses throughout his plays D. unrhymed verse written in iambic pentameter D?
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Read the following speech by Romeo in Act II, Scene ii. O, speak again, bright angel! For thou art As glorious to this night, being o'er my head, As is a wingèd messenger of heaven Unto the white-upturnèd wond'ring eyes Of mortals that fall back to gaze ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which sound device does this phrase demonstrate? cruel cackles of crazed crones A. consonance B. assonance C. alliteration D. onomatopoeia C?
Sunday, May 29, 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 29, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which of the following would be the most effective evidence? A. the results of a scientific study B. the author’s thoughts and concerns C. a summary of the public’s opinions D. an ethically compelling argument A?
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

English
What is the main purpose of a humorous essay? A. to inform B. to explain C. to persuade D. to entertain D?
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

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 ...
Saturday, May 28, 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 ...
Saturday, May 28, 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 ...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which statement is always true of fiction? A. Essays and biographies are examples of fiction. B. Fiction tells about real people and events. C. Examples of fiction include short stories and novels. D. Conflict is not an element of fiction. C?
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

English
How is an autobiography, such as A White House Diary, different from a biography? A. It tells about the writer's life. B. It tells about the life of a real person. C. It tells about a fictional character. D. There is no difference. A?
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which statement is true about nonfiction? A. Nonfiction deals with imaginary people and made-up events. B. Short stories are examples of nonfiction. C. Nonfiction is intended only for entertainment. D. Nonfiction can contain facts, opinions, and ideas. D?
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by quick help needed

English
There are few Spelling Rules which should be followed in the formation of words. Final a consonant: 1. For the one-syllable words ending in single vowel + single consonant, double the consonant before a suffix beginning with vowel. Examples: • beg + ed = begged • run...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Raise your hands to shoulder height. 2. Lower your hands to foot height. 3. Lift your right hand to nose height. 4. Lift your left hand to eye height. 5. Bend your body left, and then bend your body right. 6. Bend your body to the left, and then bend your body to the right...
Saturday, May 28, 2016 by rfvv

English
Which phrase best describes the word choice and voice of "Theme for English B"? dull and old-fashioned formal and fancy wordy and vague <my answer clear and candid
Friday, May 27, 2016 by Arianna

english: language arts IV
Capitalation:Please identify which answer has ALL words properly capitilization. The houston zoo is a wonderful place for Children.
Friday, May 27, 2016 by kassandra

English
Read the following passage from “Three Skeleton Key”: The rats of the sea are fierce…. Large, strong, and intelligent, clannish and seawise, able to put the best of mariners to shame with their knowledge of the sea, their uncanny ability to foretell the weather...
Friday, May 27, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Read the following lines from the Odyssey: In the next land we found were Cyclopes, giants, louts, without a law to bless them. By implication, what cultural value in ancient Greece is Odysseus emphasizing in this passage? A. physical strength B. civilized life in a law-...
Friday, May 27, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which of these values relates most closely to the element of “playing together” in Dean Smith's philosophy? A. determination B. trust C. courage D. mastery of fundamentals B?
Friday, May 27, 2016 by quick help needed

English
What is the meaning of the bold print word in the following quote? “That spiritual and physical oneness we all share with this common homeland explains the depth of the pain we all carried in our hearts as we saw our country tear itself apart in terrible conflict, and as ...
Friday, May 27, 2016 by quick help needed

English
1. Don't play games on the phone too often. 2. Don't play games on a phone too often. 3. Don't play games on your phone too often. ---------------- Which one is commonly used? 4. Don't feel stressed out. 5. Don't be stressed out. 6. Don't stay stressed ...
Friday, May 27, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Lift your hips with your head still on the floor. 2. Raise your hips with your head still on the floor. (Can we use 'Raise' instead of "Lift"? Are both the same?)
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by rfvv

english
my last query is unanswered. please .. can i use non creative as an antonym for creative . thank you.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by r s telagathoty

english
please clarify : 1. could i use MOST in the following sentence : this is the most perfect dress . 2. correction : look, the sun is rising over the hills . could i use continuous form here 3. can i use non creative as antonym for creative ?
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by r s telagathoty

English
1. I drink 10-liter water every day. 2. I drink 10-liter of water every day. 3. I drink a 10-liter bottle of water every day. 4. I drink 10-liter bottles of water every day. 5. I drink two 10-liter bottles of water every day. (Are they all grammatical? Which one is incorrect?)
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. He slept for 7 hours last night. 2. He slept 7 hours last night. (Are both OK? Can we omit 'for' here?) 3. Go straight for two blocks. It's on your left. 4. Go straight two blocks. It's on your left. (Are both OK? Can we delete 'for' here?) 5. The ...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 by rfvv

English
There are many famous places in Busan. I'd like to introduce two of them. One is Busan Children's Grand Park in Busanjin-gu. Many kids and their parents visit the park to have a good time. Children can ride a rollercoaster. It is thrilling to be in a rollercoaster. ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Live a harmonious life with others. 2. Live harmoniously with others. 3. Get along with others. 4. Don't stay with negative people for a long time. 5. Don't spend time with negative people too often. 6. Don't argue with your friends frequently. (There are som do...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by rfvv

English
Let's do gymnastics. This is a side exercise. Stand up, and put your legs apart at the shoulder width. Bend your body westward as you raise your right hand toward your armpit. Bend your body westward one more time as you raise your right hand above your head. Then bend ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by rfvv

english
In the book of Julius Caesar, Marc Antony is against Caesar of becoming king. Are there any textual evidence from the book to prove this???
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Clarissa

English
The fifth grade class was 3/5 boys. Of those boys, 4/6 had brown hair. What fraction were boys and had brown hair?
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Ethan

English Help Asap!!
Selection 1 There is good news and bad news about grizzly bears in the American West. The good news? Their numbers have been increasing in recent years. In 1975, grizzlies made the threatened-species list under the federal Endangered Species Act. The bad news? some policies ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Val

English
Hey I need my answers checked to see if they're right. These answers are based off of the poem Sonnet 57 by William Shakespeare. 1. This poem is like many other Renaissance poems in its A. irrational purpose. B. Emphasis on love. C. rough humor. D. mood of mourning. I ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Justine

English
What is the mood of the poem, The Husband's Message?
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Justine

English
1) What is the principal part of the underlined verb in the sentence? I have never beaten my grandfather at chess. A. past B. past participle C. present D. present participle "beaten" is b past participle 2) What is the principal part of the underlined verb in the ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by Rochelle

English
From “The Carolina Way” what is the following quote an example of? “ I made them understand that our plan would fall apart if they didn’t take care of one another: set screens; play team defense; box out; pass to the open man.” A. cultural context B. ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by quick help needed

English
How does Holmes solve the mystery in “The Red-headed League”? A. carefully and scientifically B. playfully C. cheerlessly D. eagerly and enthusiastically A?
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by quick help needed

english
Which of the following correctly defines blank verse? A. poetry with no structure or rhyme B. a type of long poem often used for plays C. a type of rhymed poetry Shakespeare uses throughout his plays D. unrhymed verse written in iambic pentameter i think it's A
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Jack

English
Which of the following best defines props in drama? A. painted backdrops that can be used in several scenes B. movable objects used by actors onstage C. asides by actors to the audience D. tragic flaws The answer is:B
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by sam

English
What does the script, or text, of a play contain? A. an essay by the playwright on the theme B. dialogue and stage directions C. the list of cast members for the first performance D. the soliloquies of the major characters My answer is B
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by sam

English
1. I am so stressed out. 2. I am so stressed. (What is the differrence between them? Does 'out' mean 'completely'?) 3. But Nikki has a childlike innocence. 4. But Nikki has a childish innocence. (#3 is right, but how about #4?) 5. I didn't think you were so...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by rfvv

English
We have several beautiful places here in Busan. I would like to intorduce two of them. One is Shinsege Department Store. Many people visit the department store to buy things. The sidewalks near the department store is crowded with people. There is a Starbucks coffee shop ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by rfvv

English
Busan is the largest port city and second-largest city in South Korea. It lies on the southeast tip of the Korean Peninsula. It is important for transport and shipping. It is best known for Busan Port and Haeundae Beach. The port takes many ships and accommodate trades among ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by rfvv

English
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 recent meal. And his most frequently uttered expression, “Waaaal, I just don’t know,” can make ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Chris

English
“Pecos Bill” is an example of what type of story? A. Epic Tale B. Tall Tale C. Myth D. Legend B?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
How does Holmes solve the mystery in “The Red-headed League”? A. carefully and scientifically B. playfully C. cheerlessly D. eagerly and enthusiastically A?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Which of the following statements about a subordinate clause is correct? A. There must be at least one subordinate clause in every compound sentence. B. A subordinate clause cannot stand by itself as a sentence. C. A subordinate clause must always have a single subject and a ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
The following quote from “An Ancient Gesture” is an example of what literary element? “I thought, as I wiped my eyes on the corner of my apron: Penelope did this too. And more than once: you can’t keep weaving all day And undoing it all through the night;&#...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
In "The Odyssey", which of the following is involved in Penelope's deception of the suitors? A. a death shroud for Laertes B. a lengthy dispute over land C. a precious ring D. a great bow A?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Odysseus is an example of what kind of character? A. epic hero B. tragic hero C. static character D. secondary character B?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Who is the speaker in “Siren Song”? A. one of the men whom the Sirens threaten to destroy B. Homer C. one of the Sirens D. Odysseus C?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
In “The Red-Headed League,” what type of character is Sherlock Holmes? A. protagonist B. antagonist C. flat D. secondary A?
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
The following quote from “Pecos Bill” is an example of what type of figurative language? “Bill glanced up at the cyclone and the quiet smile on his face faded into a frown. He saw that the cyclone was angry. Very, very angry indeed.” A. personification B. ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
What is the meaning of the bold print word in the following quote? “A sandwich and a cup of coffee, and then off to violin land, where all is sweetness and delicacy and harmony, and there are no red-headed clients to vex us with their conundrums.” A. help B. annoy C...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
From “The Carolina Way” what is the following quote an example of? “ I made them understand that our plan would fall apart if they didn’t take care of one another: set screens; play team defense; box out; pass to the open man.” A. cultural context B. ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by quick help needed

English
What is the principal part of the underlined verb in the sentence? My friend Sam is moving into a bigger house across town. A. present B. present participle C. past D. past participle
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Rochelle

english
We are often judged by what we do
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by ky

English
Anyone who has read I want to be Miss America The sisters were being groomed to be dutiful daughters and wives enter beauty contests*** got to college start jobs right after high school What effect does the "ethnic look" in American fashion have on the author She ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Hope

English
Anyone who has read About Rusell During the greatest kickball game ever, Russell scores the winning point leaves with the ball*** causes his team to lose starts an argument, ending the game When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that he congratulates her puts the ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Hope

English
Luther Burbank /devolved/ more than 800 new plant varieties future present past*** future perfect This recipe /will produce/ two dozen chocolate chip cookies past future perfect*** present future Since his injury at the track meet, Liam /favors/ his right leg past future ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Hope

English
23. Choose one of the following questions to respond to. Your response should be at least two paragraphs long. Respond in a well-organized essay written in complete sentences. a. Explain the significance of the full title of the play: The Importance of Being Earnest (A Trivial...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Becky

English
In the Importance of Being Earnest, what is the function of the characters of Miss Prism and Chasuble? Respond in 3-5 sentences. Help please
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Becky

English
7. In The Importance of Being Earnest, what leads Algernon to suspect that Ernest/jack is a Bunburyist? ~Algernon finds a handkerchief emboidered "Jack Worthing" in his friend's jacketpocket. ~Gwendolen tells him that his name is really Jack. ~He overhears him ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Becky

English
Synonym of unmisted
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Priyanka

english (grammer) HELP!!!
Identify the sentcence that is not punctuated correctly. A. "Did she say 'no more tickets will be sold'?" Ben wondered. B. Lucy begged,"Just don't say, "Lets do lunch,"please!" C."Why did he call you 'bug' just then? Is ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Leo

English
Three Day Road Book How are both Xavier and Elijah's actions during war a reflection of their time spent in residential schools? Do both characters experience "the Hurting" that boyden discusses in his article and to what extent? Discuss Xaviers views about ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by HELPPPP

English
The story 'The White Knight' explores the theme the importance of self-awareness?with reference to the story. So the white Knight stole some buns,ravished the girl,replaced his horse and killed the other white knight...so he actually didn't focus on his inner self ...
Monday, May 23, 2016 by Deepti

English
Here are some helpful tips for you. ------------------------- In the word 'helpful,' "p" is not pronounced. Am I right?
Monday, May 23, 2016 by rfvv

  1. Pages:
  2. <<Prev
  3. 1
  4. 2
  5. 3
  6. 4
  7. 5
  8. 6
  9. 7
  10. 8
  11. 9
  12. 10
  13. 11
  14. 12
  15. 13
  16. 14
  17. 15
  18. Next>>