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May 27, 2015

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English
Quick! Is "But I'll set down the pegs that make this music" act 2 scene 1 line 185(sparknotes) of play Othello a metaphor? It is right? I hope I am right!
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 1:18am

English
I need to describe the use of sound in Othello the play. Could someone give me an example from Act II for me to analyze please?
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11:49pm

English
Which excerpt from the play best supports the answer to the reason Anne spend time with Peter in the third read of the diary of Anne Frank? A."I'm sorry Mother, I'm going to Peters room. I'm not going to let Petronella Van Dann spoil our friendship." B.&...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 10:42pm

English
Which sentence contains an infinite phrase? A. Anne passed the time by sharing her dreams. B. Anne wanted to live in Paris. C. Her favorite activity was riding a bike. D. Living in hiding, she did with little privacy. Is the answer A?
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 10:21pm

English
Which of the following is not a type of sentence? A. Simple-compound B. Simple C. Compound-complex D. Complex my answer is b.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 7:19pm

English
Based on your reading of “On Making an Agreeable Marriage” and A Vindication of the Rights of Women, what can you conclude about women’s education at the time these pieces were written? A. Women were mainly taught practical skills useful in running a household. ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 7:18pm

math
In a local school 34 students are enrolled in a math class, 85 are enrolled in an english class, 58 are enrolled in an art class, and 54 are enrolled in a history class. Construct a pie chart with this data. What is the central angle of the slice representing students ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:53pm

English
During revision, you should scan your paper for _______ words and replace them with concrete words or phrases. A. figurative B. general C. formal D. informal my answer is b.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:53pm

English
Which of the following sentences contains an error in subject-verb agreement? A. Either Dennis or Susan is going to pick you up. B. Each of the 14 groups are going to contribute an item to the auction. C. Kristy, Molly, and Kate attend the same university and ride the bus ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:33pm

English
Choosing a good reviewer for your writing means finding someone who A. is a close friend and will give you a positive review. B. concentrates on correcting your spelling and grammar errors. C. will concentrate on your ideas and how well you support them. D. knows everything ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:27pm

English
In the following sentence, which word is used as a conjunction? Lisa and Mary were home on time, but Kim, Francine, and Penny weren't going to make it. A. On B. But C. Were D. And my answer is b.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:12pm

English
Which of the following is a good rule to follow when proofreading an essay? A. Scan the essay twice, once for organization and once for surface errors. B. Ask your best friend to critique your essay. C. Use the computer's spell-check and grammar-check functions to be sure ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 5:58pm

English
Which word best describes the speaker's attitude toward death in “Ode to a Nightingale”? A. fear B. relief C. horror D. anxiety My choice is D
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 4:59pm

English
What does the bride learn in “Woo’d and Married and A’ ”? A. Marrying a man who loves her is enough. B. Having a house of her own is the most important thing in life. C. If she and her husband work hard, they will eventually be rich. My choice is A
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 4:08pm

english
1.Antigone decides to bury her brother in defiance of the law. Her sister argues against it. Summarize the two sides of the argument, and explain Antigone's reasons for doing as she does. 2.Creon says that it would be wrong for him to listen to the arguments of a woman. ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 2:53pm

English
Select correct if sentence does not need any comma's and incorrect if the sentence does need a comma. 1.We were tempted to drink out of that clean cold stream Correct***** incorrect 2.How do motorcycles trail bikes and mopeds differ? Correct Incorrect******* 3. The ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 2:21pm

English
1. I ate little food on my lunch plate. 2. I ate a little food on my lunch plate. 3. I ate less food than Bill. 4. Bill ate more food than me. 5. I ate the least food in my class. 6. I ate the least food of all my classmates. 7. I ate the least food of all of us...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 8:32am

English
1. He kept a secret. 2. He broke a secret 3. He let out a secret. 4. He gave away a secret. 5. He betrayed a secret. ================= What is the opposite of #1? Can the others be used as the opposite? What is commonly used?
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 8:22am

English
1. Will you bring me the lamp? 2. OK. I'll bring it right back. 3. OK. I'll take it right back. ------------ Which answer is correct? Are both OK? Which one is commonly used?
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 8:12am

English
A _______ can be used for both organizing and revising an essay. A. graphic organizer B. flowchart C. verbal sketch D. topic sentence my answer is a.
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 8:05pm

English
Which sentence should be edited to eliminate its cliché? A. The texture of the burlap was a cross between woven straw and a three-day beard. B. The family was immensely relieved when Great-Aunt Martha's condition progressed from "critical" to "it ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 7:49pm

Math
On Tuesday, Leslie spent 47 minutes on math homework, 39 minutes on science homework, 52 minutes on English homework, and 44 minutes on history homework. How much time did Leslie spend doing her homework on Tuesday?
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 7:09pm

english
2. Which of the following is the best reason to use visuals in a research presentation? A)) to illustrate your main point in an engaging manner B)) to illustrate any topic with data in percentages C)) to show different ways of looking at the same information D)) to show the ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 6:19pm

english
which sentence contains a participial phrase? a) she wanted to spend time writing. b) her job is giving the attic dwellers their food. c) quickly snatching up the coat, she ran to her room. d) to get along well requires cooperation. which sentence contains an infinitive phrase...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 5:46pm

english
In the following sentences, what word does the participial phrase modify? Everyone in the annex heard her screaming loudly. (1 point) a) everyone b) annex c) heard d) her pl E A S E HE L P
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 5:43pm

English
2.The child was reluctant to (access/venture) into the closet at night because he was unsure whether child-eating monsters really inhabited it in the dark Venture? 3.Th Members of the student council(circulated/convened) promptly affter school to finish their plans for the ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 5:34pm

English
What aspects of Langston Hughes's poetry did people not like in general?
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 4:15pm

English
I need to find 3 examples of figurative devices, and 2 examples of sound devices in Act II of Shakespeare's Othello play and write their effects(meaning + why Shakespeare decided to use these devices). Anyone have any suggestions for good lines within Act II that ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 3:13pm

ENGLISH HELP!!!!
identify one of the darker actions examined in a story or drama from this unit. In what piece is the action highlighted? what intentions or emotions prompt the action? how would the story or drama change if the charcter involved were able to overcome the darker impulse and ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 3:09pm

English
How does Erik (the phantom) from The Phantom of the Opera show romance? i already mentioned about his relationship with Christine, but i need two more points.
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 1:13pm

English
How does Erik (the phantom) from The Phantom of the Opera show romance?
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 11:59am

English
Phantom of the opera. how does the theme of horror relate with Erik's (Phantom) face deformity?
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 11:04am

English
Yesterday my American friend asked me how long I had been learning English. I said I had been learning English since middle school. He was surprised. And he said, ¡°Why do you learn English?¡± When we travel to foreign countries, have a conversation ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 6:11am

english
According to scholars, what is one way the advent of talking pictures changed the behavior of movie audiences
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 4:58am

english
Phantom of the Opera. What are some actions of Erik that show horror? What are some actions of Erik that show romance
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 4:35pm

english
rewrite the following sentence. 1)The exam is around the corner. Begin:The corner....
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 1:34am

english essay
Pls help me..give me a best sample of introduction (paragraph 1) and Conclusion(p.6) & keywords of the contents(p.2-5) about "Why people should quit gambling."
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:49pm

English
I am writing argumentative essay about learning in the traditional classroom. I confused what my teacher means by presenting the other side in a presentation?
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 5:06pm

English
“Active Learning.”University of Michagan this what I know for this writeteacher.
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 4:53pm

English
Helllpppp!!! Mom struggling on "The Raven." Which of the following lines from "The Raven" best illustrates how the author's word choice impacts the mood and tone of the poem? A)"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I ponder, weak and weary." B...
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 3:57pm

English
Would guys be able to help figure me figure out a citation that am having a hard time with?
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 2:57pm

ENGLISH
Does this sentence make sense? For Amber volunteering instilled the desire to use her time more productively and simultaneously make a difference in the community.
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 9:44am

English
1. In formal writing, abbreviations ________. A. can be used sparingly B. should never be used C. can be used depending on the instructor's preference D. can be used depending on the discipline 2. A paragraph contrasting two teachers in which the first half of the ...
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 7:21pm

English
I have found that when I travel some cities effuse warmth and hospitality while others are very difficult for a stranger to navigate. In this context, “effuse” most closely means A. ignore B. disseminate C. dislike D. earn C?
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:35pm

english
The friendly _____ looking puppy pawed on the window to attract the attention of the people walking by on the sidewalk. [L.11-12.2.a] A. : B. & C. , D. – C
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:13pm

English
Which word in the following sentence is spelt incorrectly? “The ambidectrous student was conspicuously popular on the baseball team because he could pitch with either his right or left hand.” A. pitch B. popular C. conspicuously D. ambidectrous D
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:06pm

English
What is most likely the purpose of King’s Letter from Birmingham Jail? [RI.9-10.6] A. to publicize his personal achievements as a community leader B. to influence others to join the nonviolent civil rights movement C. to provide a legal argument that could refute the ...
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 4:44pm

English
Which of the following words has experienced the most significant connotative and denotative shift over time as a result of conversational usage? A. fiery B. tepid C. cool D. warm A?
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 4:29pm

English
1. Buy one, get one free. 2. Buy one, and get one free. 3. If you buy one, you will get one free. 4. If you buy one, you get one free. ============================ What does #1 mean?
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 6:36am

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:10pm. 1. What a messy room! Can you give me a hand cleaning it, Matt? 2. What a messy room! Can you give me a hand which will clean it, Matt? ======================= Does #1 mean #2? •English - Writeacher, Wednesday, April 1...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 8:55pm

English
1. Take it easy. 2. Make yourself at home. 3. Make yourself comfortable. ============ Are they the same in meaning? Do we have more similar expressions?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:26pm

English
1. Pets welcomed 2. American and Indian food served =============== Can the expression be used as titles?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:23pm

English
Let's make it at six in the evening. - That's too late. How about an hour earlier? - Good, see you then. =================== Does 'make it' mean 'meet'?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:11pm

English
1. What a messy room! Can you give me a hand cleaning it, Matt? 2. What a messy room! Can you give me a hand which will clean it, Matt? ======================= Does #1 mean #2?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:10pm

English
What does refute the reasons mean ?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 3:16pm

English
I am doing argument essay on learning in the traditional classroom is better than online. I cannot figure out how to do my thesiS.my teacher wants it fits the is/not thesis/antithesis formula.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 2:14pm

English
I am writing research paper on outdoor activities and how digital gaming cannot replace outdoor activity. Could someone please give me five academic site sources to get information from thanks you!
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 1:40pm

English
Which of these words has the same denotative meaning a, but a different connotative meaning than, the word COPIOUS. A. meager B. abundant C. lavish ******* D. sparse An award is given every year to the student ______ has the highest grade-point average. Which of these ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 10:04am

English
Jhon and amy ----- things.(to swap)
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:49am

English
I am doing argument essay what does it mean evidence to support my argument?
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 8:42pm

english
What do the pauses in Arsat’s story, which occur when he speaks of Diamelen, indicate about Arsat’s emotional state?
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 4:52pm

english
When an adverb modifies a verb with a helping verb, the adverb should generally be placed
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 4:47pm

English
The MACARONI AND CHEESE ____ ready to eat now. A. is****************************** B. are C. were Neither the CAR nor our COUSINS (can, could) be found. A. can B. could************************** Which of these words has the same denotative meaning as, but a different ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 1:58pm

English
Change the passive verbs to active verbs. Can you please tell me if these are correct or not? 1. The candles were lit by Father after we were called to dinner by him. Father lit the candles after he called us to dinner. 2. A beautiful sweater was received by Kokila from her ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 1:48pm

english
can you please tell me if i'm correct or not? write A if the sentence is active or P if it is passive. 1. max and his uncle towed the car to a downtown garage. P 2. lightning hit our house during last night's storm. P 3. the opening remarks were made by the president ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 12:23pm

English 12
The detective asked me if I had heard any strange noises the night before.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 10:12am

English
I need help answering some To Kill A Mockingbird questions 1.When Scout is talking about the Ewells' living conditions what is her tone? Is it sympathetic or disparaging or objective? I think it's sympathetic 2. When the story is talking about Mayella 's red ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 12:16am

English
Which of the following moments in "The Most dangerous Game" represents an example of foreshadowing? a-Whitney & Rainsford';s discussion about hunting b- Rainsford's observing the gate of the chateau c- Whitney's comment about the light of Rio?
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:19pm

English
For argumentative essay could a topic be collegea admissions process it has to current issue that being debated across the country and across the world.
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:03pm

English
1. Hurry up! You have only twenty minutes left. 2. Hurry up! Only twenty minutes are left. 3. Hurry up! You have only twenty minutes (which are) left. ================= Are #1 and #2 the same in meaning? Is 'which are' omitted in #2?
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:21pm

English
1. I'm getting dressed to go to school. 2. I'm getting dressed for school. 3. I'm putting on clothes for school. 4. I'm wearing clothes for school. 5. I'm putting on clothes to go school. 6. I'm wearing clothes to go school. ================= Which ones...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:19pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 2:29am. Posted by rfvv on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 3:16am. 1. In the evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 2. In the evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 3. Evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 4. Every evening, ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:50pm

English
1. Did anyone call for me while I was gone? 2. Did anyone call me while I was gone? ---------------- Which one is grammatical?
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:45pm

english
what are some examples of when upper class education is mentioned or used the the jane eyre book? thank you!
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:18pm

7th grade math (probability)
I'm not sure how to answer this: 3. THe 7th grade wants to have a back-up representative just in case the first teacher is absent. Based on the same scenario as #2, if a math teacher was chosen to be the 7th grade representative, what is the probablility that the back-up ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:09pm

english
I need someone's help on editing my paragraph.... OPC is a great place for an athlete because OPC offers many options for the athletes and don’t forget about their countless banners. OPC as school give the athlete’s the opportunity to choose from a wide variety ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:49pm

ENGLISH
Which word is most similar to morose? sensitive silly unhappy stubborn no sure but i it might be sensitive
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:42pm

ENGLISH HELP
. What is the preposition in this sentence? The children sat under the tree. (1 point) sat children* under the 5. What is the object of the preposition in sentence? Scrooge will walk alone from his offices. (1 point) alone Scrooge walk offices* 6. What is the prepositional ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:39pm

ENGLISH HELP
. What is the preposition in this sentence? The children sat under the tree. (1 point) sat* children under the 5. What is the object of the preposition in sentence? Scrooge will walk alone from his offices. (1 point) alone Scrooge walk offices* 6. What is the prepositional ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 7:30pm

English
my statement is people can be kind without laws or police.. I can't think of points supporting my statement. plz help
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:24pm

english
Cuba is one of the few remaining communist countries in the world. Since the collapse of the Soviet Bloc in 1990, however, the country has promoted capitalism in the form of tourism in order to stimulate the economy. is this right?
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:15am

English
How can I make this sentence better? or is it ok? The group offers organizations and companies access to their network of volunteers, resources to create any community-focused promotional event, and cause marketing strategies.
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:00am

English
Posted by rfvv on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 3:16am. 1. In the evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 2. In the evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 3. Evenings, Sonya's father cooks dinner. 4. Every evening, Sonya's father cooks dinner. (What is the ...
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 2:29am

English
What does this mean "beyond hope of help from any source" when describing the Ewells in To Kill A Mockingbird? It's not a quote from the book.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 10:19pm

English
And if we meet we shall not ’scape a brawl, For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring. the fight in which Mercutio and Tybalt are killed or the duel in which Romeo is killed my answer is the 1st one because it was a fight
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 8:26pm

English
Death lies on her like an untimely frost Upon the sweetest flower of all the field. (Act 4, Scene 5) ow Does this example of dramatic irony create tension? My answer is because the reader know that Juliet is actually sleeping
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 8:11pm

English
Is this sentence compound, complex, or compound complex? Charity groups distributed food and safe drinking water, and they handed out sleeping bags and mosquito nets, which were needed in the tropical climate. Is this compound complex?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 7:57pm

English
What quote from Romeo and Juliet Act 3, Scene 5 illustrates Shakespeare's use of comic relief?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 7:36pm

English
Read the following line from Act IV, Scene 5 of Romeo and Juliet, when Capulet speaks of his daughters apparent death: Death lies on her like an untimely frost Upon the sweetest flower of all the field. How does Shakespeare use a simile to emphasize the tragedy of the apparent...
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 7:27pm

English
1. Did you lock the keys in the car? 2. Did you lock the doors in the car? ------------------ Are they grammatical?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 6:54pm

English
Are these sentences compound, complex, or compound complex? Volunteer helped clear roads so that supplies could get to villages that needed them. Complex..
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 4:57pm

English
I am having to come up with a thesis statement About dreams. This is what I came up with but don't know how I should proceed with the essay. Dreams are like the housekeepers of the mind. At the end of the day they sweep out the trash like the sensory input of our busy days...
Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 2:57pm

English 3
A fictional event ... Am I supposed to write about a real story that has happened in MY life ? Or make up a story ? Write a short story that tells about a fictional event in which a central conflict is - or is not.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 5:22pm

English
1. The basis is another word for ________. A. the overall thesis of the essay B. selecting categories C. the order of classification D. guidelines provided by a professor
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 7:03pm

English
1. Choose the letter of the one sentence in which quotations and underlining are correctly used. A. I hope, commented Josh, that I do well enough to make it to the final race. B. "I hope," commented Josh, "that I do well enough to make it to the final race."...
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 6:43pm

English 3
Read the following passage from “Coyote v. Acme”: Such injuries sustained by Mr. Coyote have temporarily restricted his ability to make a living in his profession as predator. Mr. Coyote is self-employed and thus not eligible for Workmen’s Compensation. Which of...
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 5:39pm

English 3
In which sentence is the word punitive used correctly? A. Mario proposed an ingenious, punitive solution to the math problem. B. Teresa’s report was punitive, and she added to its interest by presenting a brilliant slide show. C. The jury’s verdict awarded the ...
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 5:36pm

English 3
What part of this selection from The Woman Warrior best illustrates the complications faced by bicultural families? A. Brave Orchid’s memory of Ellis Island and her own immigration experience B. Brave Orchid’s concerns about her son in Vietnam C. the conflict between...
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 5:33pm

English
I need help figure out to cite this source that I got on the computer. On google search Operation Just Cause Joint History Office am not sure how to cite it.
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3:10pm

English
I need a good thesis statement about dreams
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:36pm

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