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All of the following are common except a.emotion b.leader. c.tablets. d.Kindle I think it d
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 7:44pm

English
All of the following are common except a.emotion b.leader. c.tablets. d.kindle I think it A
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 6:02pm

English Language Arts
How can I make a perfect sentence without messing up?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 5:27pm

English
How do i get a good grade on my really hard essay without messing up?!!?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 5:05pm

English
what metaphors or personification could i use to describe a busy bus stop? thank you
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:52pm

English
1. I'm so happy with my job. 2. I'm so satisfied with my job. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. We dress up and shout "Trick or Treat!" (What does "Trick or Treat" mean?) * If you don't treat me, I will play a trick on you. <= Is it the ...
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:05am

English
1. finally I could decide on my future job. 2. Finally I could decide my future job. -------------------- Are both grammatical? Do we have to use 'on'? Which one is commonly used?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1:54am

English
1. When everyting is ready, bring it to her bedroom carefully. 2. When everyting is ready, take it to her bedroom carefully. ----------------- Do we have to use 'bring' or 'take' in the sentence? Are both OK?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1:49am

English
Give yoiur mother the day off on Mother's Day. Let your mother sleep in. --------------------- In the last sentence, what is the meaning of 'sleep in'?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1:47am

English
1. Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I would never change my mind. 2. Even though the sun were to rise in the west, I would never change my mind. 3. Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I will never change my mind. 4. Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I ...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 11:13pm

English
1. The hospital is for certain people. 2. He has a certain problem. 3. He has a sure problem. 4. He is certain that the boy is diligent. -------------------------- Are they all grammatical? The meaning of 'certain' seems to be different. Does #2 mean #3? Is the meaning...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 11:04pm

English
1. Tired, he went to bed earlier. 2. Being tired, he went to bed earlier. 3. As he was tired, he went to bed earlier. (Are they all grammatical?) 4. As it was sunny, we went on a picnic. 5. It being sunny, we went on a picnic. 6. It sunny, we went on a picnic. (Are the three ...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 10:55pm

English
Give your mom a day off. ------------------------- In this sentence,is 'a day off' a noun phrase? Or is 'a day off' is made up of an article, a noun and an adverb?
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 10:42pm

English - grammar
I need my sentence to be past tense third person. I know my main verb 'caused' is past tense, but the 'prime acting citizens' phrase is confusing me since 'acting' ends in 'ing', which is not past tense. Do I need to change it to make it past ...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 5:57pm

English
How does Hamlin Garland's "The Return of a Private" exemplify the characteristics of regionalism?
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 5:03pm

english
How would you form a superlative for the adverb widely? A. Add the word less B. Add the word most C. Remove the “ly” D. Add the suffix “est”
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 2:52pm

English
Is this a good thesis statement? Europe's forests affect economic activity and the housing industry.
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 11:03am

English
Thoreau included the following sentence in Walden: "There is some of the same fitness in a man's building his own house that there is in a bird's building its own nest." Which of the following statements rephrases his literal comparison as a metaphor? A. A ...
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 9:56am

English/grammar
please find the error: 1. To whom is this wallet that was found in the room yesterday? 2. A man with five children have a large family to support. thanks... :)
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 5:15am

english
S-subject, DO-direct object, SC-subject complement, OP-object of preposition What I had been hoping for was a scholarship.
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 1:18am

8th grade English; Trouble with Television
The Trouble with Television Robert MacNeil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 9:24pm

English
I am a little confused with this question. Base Details If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath, I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base, And speed glum heroes up the line to death. You'd see me with my puffy petulant face, Guzzling and gulping in the best ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8:16pm

English
I need some help with looking over my answers... thanks for the help... Base Details If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath, I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base, And speed glum heroes up the line to death. You'd see me with my puffy petulant face, ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7:48pm

English
I have two questions about this poem that I don't understand. Base Details If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath, I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base, And speed glum heroes up the line to death. You'd see me with my puffy petulant face, Guzzling and ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7:39pm

English...PLEASE CHECK THIS
Here is the second bit of my description of a school dining hall. Can you please check it and suggest any improvements with my vocabulary and my attention to detail. If possible can you help me to include metaphors and personification, where possible....Thank you Back at the ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 2:36pm

English
How would you describe teachers pushing in a line using metaphors?
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 1:43pm

English
Im writing a description of a busy school dining hall. One of my paragraphs is as follows : In the snake like queue one of the boys, who had pushed in stood with pride and joy. But not for long. 'You, yes you. Get to the back NOW!' The principle demanded with absolute ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 12:51pm

Biochem
Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade High School 9th Grade 10th ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8:07am

English
1. Sister gave me a pen. 2. My sister gave me a pen. 3. Brother handed me a dictionary. 4. My brother handed me a dictionary. ------------------ Do we have to add 'My' before 'sister' and 'brother'? Or are they all grammatical?
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7:36am

English
1. The kids are excited about seeing their favorite soccer players. 2. The kids are excited about having seen their favorite soccer players. --------------------------------- Question about Sentence 1: Are the kids looking at the players now? Or are the kids going to see the ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 5:21am

English
1. I found the film exciting. 2. I found that the film was exciting. 3. I found the boys excited. 4. I found that the boys were excited. 5. I found the boys exciting. ------------------ Is each pair grammatical and the same? What about the last sentence, #5? Is Sentence 5 ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 5:11am

English
1. A box of chocolates was given to me by Bill. 2. A box of chocolates were given to me by Bill. 3. A box of chocolates was given me by Bill. 4. A box of chocolates were given me by Bill. ------------------- Which ones are grammatical?
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 5:05am

English
Would down to earth be considered a character trait?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 9:23pm

English
In the sentence what did you have for dinner? Is have a linking verb? Is the word what an adverb, a direct object, or an indirect object?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 5:36pm

English
Hello. I'll be very grateful if you help me to understand a line from a poem. And yet I am my one sole self, America seeking the stars. (Langston Hughes "America") I mean the second line. I translated it word for word but it is still very ambiguous to me. Will ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 4:51pm

english ,geo,economics,business and maths lit
what career path can i follow up on?please help
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:57pm

English
Part (a) – What theme do you think the poet is exploring in this poem? Part (b) – How does the poet use language in this poem to present his ideas? The poem is = FARM CHILD Look at this village boy, his head is stuffed With all the nests he know, his pockets with ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:52pm

English
Which question help the reader indetify the verb modifiers in a simple sentence? a.which,what kind of ,how many,how much b.how,when,where,why,to what degree,how often c.what, whom d. to whom, for whom I am think a
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:13pm

English
What personification and metaphors can I use to describe a lunch dinner hall?  Any help would be very much appreciated Thank you
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 2:27pm

English
4.)Which word or phrase is closest in meaning to the word unanimous? a.)justifies b.)in agreement <--- c.)divided d.)not accurate
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 11:42am

English
4.)Which word or phrase is closest in meaning to the word unanimous? a.)justifies b.)in agreement <--- c.)divided d.)not accurate
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 11:24am

English
5.)Which word is the best choice to complete the following sentence?She didn’t want to get in trouble for breaking the window, so she wrote a note letting the teacher know it needed to be fixed, and mailed it. a.)authorized. b.)unanimously. c.)anonymously. <---- d.)...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 11:16am

English
1. What is the simple subject of the following sentence? During the night, the frightened child called for his mother and father. A. Night B. Child C. His D. Frightened B?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 10:13am

English
She didn't give up and went to see a famous Chinese general, the head of another flight school. -------------------------- Instead of 'head,' can we use 'principal'? Or can we use some other similar expressions?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 12:40am

English
1. She tried a few flight schools in china becase she wanted to be a pilot. 2. She applied for a few flight schools in china becase she wanted to be a pilot. ---------------------- Does 'tried' mean 'applied for'? Or do you have some other expressions similar ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 12:34am

English
complex sentence connects two equal ideas. connects two simple sentences. contains a clause that is dependent on the main sentence. contains two independent clauses. I am think c
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:37pm

English
A compound sentence contains two simple sentences joined by a coordinating conjunction. This been a better choice for compound sentence has two more subjects or has two more verbs or has both compound subject two simple sentences joined by a coordinating conjunction.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:24pm

English
19. In the following sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun "it"? The class members chose Chicago to visit because it provides the best opportunity for education and entertainment. A. Opportunity B. Chicago C. Entertainment D. Education Is it B? 20. Which ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 9:48pm

English
All of the following statements about simple sentences are true except a. a simple sentence consists of a subject and a verb. b.a simple sentence may have two or more subjects. c.a simple sentence may have two or more verbs. d.a simple sentence may contain a coordinating ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 9:21pm

English
The narrator of My Forbidden Face describes a cartoon of the scientists perplexed by the germ they are studying, The Taliban, in order to a)emphasize her confusion with the spread of all the new rules. b)Imply that the leaders are sick with a virus that cannot be cured. c)show...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:57pm

English
The narrator of My Forbidden Face describes a cartoon of the scientists perplexed by the germ they are studying, The Taliban, in order to a)emphasize her confusion with the spread of all the new rules. b)Imply that the leaders are sick with a virus that cannot be cured. c)show...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:57pm

English
Would lonely or isolated be considered character trait
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:51pm

English to Brady
13. Select the antecedent of the pronoun in the following sentence. The strikers will return to work when the union representatives have completed their negotiations. A. work B. strikers C. representatives D. negotiations C?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:46pm

English
What character traits can be made out of this? "He was a gentlemen from sole to crown, Clean favored, and imperially slim." "And he was always quietly arrayed." And he was rich - yes, richer than a king- And admirably schooled in every grace:" I don&#...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:01pm

English
The pronouns I and you a.usually take plural verbs. b.usually take singular verbs. c.are both plural. d.none of the above. I am think a
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:47pm

English
The pronouns I and you a.usually take plural verbs. b.usually take singular verbs. c.are both plural. d.none of the above. I am think a
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:40pm

English
3. You should use a _______ conjunction to introduce an adverbial clause. A. subordinating B. coordinating C. correlative D. plural A?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:23pm

English
What character trait is seen in "Richard Cory" when it says "But still he fluttered pulses when he said, "Good-morning," and he glittered when he walked."
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:05pm

English
1. In 1924, she finally entered flight school. 2. In 1924, she finally entered the flight school. 3. In 1924, she finally entered a flight school. ----------- Which one is grammatical or commonly used?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:01pm

English
1. The Japanese police wants to arrest the woman. 2. The Japanese police want to arrest the woman. ---------------------------- Do we have to use 'wants' or 'want' in the sentence?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 6:50pm

English
A simple sentence connect by a subordinating conjunction to a compound sentence is know as a compound-complex sentence. A relative clause a.begins with a coordinating conjunction such as and but,or,nor,and so on. b.begins with a relative pronoun such as that,which,who,or whom...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 6:39pm

English
A sentence with a compound predicate a.may have a singular subject. b.may have a plural subject. c.will need commas to separate three or more verbs. d. all of the above. I am think d
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 6:15pm

english
Compare Robert Fulghum’s list of things learned in kindergarten (see the Connection on page 72) to Franklin’s list of virtues. Which list do you think would be more useful to people today? In general, how does Franklin’s scheme for moral perfection compare with ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 5:25pm

English
1. Which kind of adjective is used most frequently in ordinary speech or writing? A. Demonstrative B. Article C. Proper D. Common B?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 5:14pm

english
What did you have for dinner? The verb is have. Is what a direct object, an indirect object or an adverb?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 5:02pm

english
The snake's skin feels rather smooth. Is feels a linking verb? The goats in the children's zoo are hoping for treats. Is are hoping a linking verb?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 4:57pm

English
What are the character traits for Richard Cory in the poem "Richard Cory"? What is the mood in "Richard Cory"? What qualities does he possess that makes him memorable?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 4:50pm

English
I know this sounds dumb, but what do you call people who are rich but they act normal, don't try to show off at all, and is very kind.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 3:53pm

english
Hello. I'll be grateful for your help with the sentence structure. Which is correct (or better): 1) Everybody can see this country perpetrating lawlessness. 2) Everybody can see that this country is perpetrating lawlessness. Thank you for your time and help.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 3:50pm

English
What personification and metaphors can I use to describe a lunch dinner hall? Any help would be very much appreciated Thank you
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 3:43pm

English
How can you describe a school dinner hall? I want to include senses, metaphors and personification. Any help will be very much appreciated Thank you
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 2:42pm

English
1. He said to me,"Where do you live?" 2. He asked me where I lived. 3. He said, "Where is the key?" 4. He asked where the key was. (Is #4 grammatical?)
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 2:14pm

English
Sir,give me a paragraph of fifa world cup 2014. Its urgent.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 11:07am

English
Pls give me a paragraph of fifa world cup 2014.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10:43am

English
A: Well, I can't exchange goods without a receipt. B: Look -- this is the right box but the wrong CD. All I want is the right CD. ---------------- What is the function (role) of the dash(--) in the sentence?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 12:49am

English
1. People attached small bags to a belt. 2. People tied this belt around the waist. 3. People sewed pockets into clothes. ----------- Are the sentences grammatical?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 12:46am

English
I found the wrong CD inside -------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'inside'? Is 'inside' and adverb modifying 'found' or an adjective modifying 'CD'? Thank you for your help.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 12:42am

Drama/English
why is transition an important aspect of a tableau sequence?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 10:10pm

English
Anyone know any commercials using the technique Testimonials?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:26pm

English
1. It is a surprising event. 2. Look at the surprised boys. 3. He is surprising to us all because he always makes us surprised. 4. He was surprised at the news. 5. The news surprised him. 6. The news were surprising to him. --------------- Are they all grammatical?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:22pm

English
Can anyone think about any commericals that use the technique Repetition?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:13pm

English
Why do you want to be a fashion designer? 1. I like making clothes. 2. I'm interested in making clothes. 3. I'm interested in designing clothes. -------------------- Are the answers suitable? Do you have some other suitable answers?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
When this happens, your skin will produce more oil, and that will cause even more acne. ----------------------- Can we use 'oil' in the sentence? Does 'oil' mean 'sebum'? Do we have to use 'sebum'?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:27pm

English
He was lucky enoough to win the playoff tickets. ------------------ Q: Why do you use 'off' in 'playoff'? Is 'off' used as 'end'?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:16pm

English
I am given a task to write a description of a theme/amusement park. But I have no idea where to start. Please help?  Things I should include:  The 5 senses  Some dialogue  Personification  Similies/metaphors  Contrasts  Sibilance  Varied...
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 1:08pm

English
I am given a task to write a description of a funfair. But I have no idea where to start. Please help? Things I should include: The 5 senses Some dialogue Personification Similies/metaphors Contrasts Sibilance Varied vocab Your help will be very much appreciated Thank you
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 12:38pm

English
What is a metaphor for improvement?
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 6:42am

English/grammar
Are the following statements correct. 1. There is/are normal DTRs noted on examination. 2. The prosthetic hardware was/were freed from the surrounding tissues and removed. Is this correct: 1. are 2. was
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 4:26am

English
1. When she was young, she had a dream. 2. When young, she had a dream. 3. When being young, she had a dream. 4. Being young, she had a dream. 5. Young, she had a dream. 6. When young, she had dream. ------------------------ Which ones' are grammatical? Are all acceptable ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 7:38pm

English
We sometimes find that we sit in front of a TV set without thinking anything. It is very important for us to select good TV programs. We must try to make the vest use of it. ------------------------ What does the word 'it' in the last sentence refer to? (Before this ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 7:23pm

English/help almost due
Longfellow repeats the line “the tide rises, the tide falls” throughout his poem. What idea is he trying to emphasize about the difference between nature and human life through this repetition?
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 4:59pm

English (Grammar)
What part of speech is the infinitive phrase used? Is this a noun, adjective, or adverb? 1. The coach's example is one to take seriously. 2. We all made an effort to work harder. 3. The contest requires all entries to be mailed by Thursday. 4. The players were eager to try...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 4:34pm

English
A sentence with a compound predicate A. may have a single subject
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 4:34pm

English
I can't walk anymore. Then James said, "Come on!" We're almost at the top. ------------------ In the passage, what is the meaning of 'Come on!'?
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 3:53pm

english 4
Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire sentence in the box below. As the hurricane season was over, people returned to the cottages on the beach. Change the italicized clause to a nominative absolute. Rewrite the entire sentence in the box ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 1:16pm

English
What are some words that start with 'w" and mean the same as "change"?
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 9:29am

English
How can I make this sentence present tense? Or is it already present tense? The problem I'm having is with the word "banished" which is past tense. And my teacher wants us to write in the present tense. I have the main verb present so does that make the whole ...
Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 9:17am

Spanish Help? Please.
Explain how an interlocking schedule at a Puerto Rican school works. Why are interlocking schedules used? Why is it not always necessary to include a subject pronoun before the verb in Spanish? What is the heritage of many of the students at Miami High School? Explain why so ...
Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 4:22pm

English
He is proud that he is rich. ----------------- What is the part of speech of 'that he is rich'? Is it an adverbial clasue? Or is 'of' omitted before 'that'?
Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 3:26am

English
1. You would rather not drive this afternoon. 2. You had better not drive this afternoon. -------------------- Which expression is right? are both right? Then what is the difference between them? ==================== 3. You would rather stay at home than go out. 4. You had ...
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 11:38pm

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