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The whole idea of it makes me feel like I'm coming down with something, something worse than any stomach ache or the headaches I get from reading in bad light-- a kind of measles of the spirit, a mumps of the psyche, a disfiguring chicken pox of the soul. You tell me it is...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 4:51pm

English
What is the name given to a two-line rhyming stanza in poetry? Is a Couplet ? I googled the meaning of couplet, it sounds right. thanks
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 6:50pm

english
if i am a poet, i would rite many poems. st.paul is biggest church in chennai. he was so weak ,he could hardly stand. he has left his job,isnt it? i want the correct answers of these sentences
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 6:08pm

english
if ypu informed i would have given my book
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 5:59pm

English Please.
It had been there when the midwife had announced, ‘You’ve a boy.’ The hat was there when his wife had their second little joy. Why does the author MOST likely choose the words, ‘their second little joy’? A)They had twin boys. B)It expresses that their ...
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 1:22pm

english
Last night, Jason introduced me to a friend of his. Whose hair was all the way down to the back of his knees in a single dreadlock.
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:46am

english
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 5:25pm

English
Acemoglu and Robinson pithily diagnose the cause of these disappointing outcomes in their final chapter: "Attempting to engineer prosperity without confronting the root cause of the problems—extractive institutions and the policies that keeps them in place—in ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 2:04pm

ENGLISH
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia. I only Have one answer Black as the pit from pole to pole--sight
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 8:10pm

English
Hi, i really need help with these questions i kept trying to think and think but i keep getting confuse. What must people know or understand about a place in order to belong there? How do they gain that knowledge or understanding? What types of experiences can tell people that...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 7:21pm

english
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 9:39am

english 4
What is shown on the tomb described by the speaker in “An Arundel Tomb
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 10:31pm

ENGLISH
CHOOSE THE BARE INFINITIVE IN EACH SENTENCE. 1.make them feel the need to rise and give you a hand. 2.The judge noticed the witness nod his head with approval. 3.The coach saw his players look at one another with enthusiasm. 4.The teacher let her students explain their ideas. ...
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 5:59am

ENGLISH
IDENTIFY THE PARTICIPLE IN EACH SENTENCE. 1.No one answered the ringing phone. 2.The meeting, noisy and disorganized, was a waste of time. 3.The speeding car almost crashed. 4.A boiled egg has fewer calories then a hamburger. 5.She wore a wrinkled blouse. 6.Grandmother told us...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 10:29pm

english (3rd grade)
Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 11:59am

english (3rd grade)
State whether the infinitive in each sentence function as a noun, adjective or adverb. 1.The retirees want to spend summer far from the city. 2.Tricia plans to take a trip to Baler. 3.To see the underground river is Marissa's wish. 4.Lara prefers to visit her mother in ...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 7:32am

english (3rd grade)
Kindly correct my answers. Direction: Arrange the sentences to form unified, coherent, logical and orderly paragraph. 1. a.For example ostriches and penguins cannot fly. b.The fastest birds can fly 100 km per hour. c.When people think of birds, they think first of their flying...
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 6:58am

english(4th grade)
Identify the infinitive and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition.  1.Her only thought was to win.  2.My desire is to help.  3.Mrs. Cao loves to crochet.  4.They remember to say the ...
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 10:05pm

english(4th grade)
Identify the gerund and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, indirect object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition.  1. He left without saying goodbye.  2. Studying is investing for the future.  3. Making a major decision is no ...
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 9:15pm

^English^
Pls.., what is the difference btw. FIRST Name, MIDDLE Name and LAST Name?
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 5:12pm

English
What does the idiom to be "a little on the short side" mean?
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 1:57am

english
12. In which one of the following sentences is the word too used like the word also? A. John had too much homework over the weekend. B. Would you care if I went too? C. The dessert was too rich for his taste. D. Harriman told Jake it was too bad about his mother.
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 8:04pm

english (4th grade )
Identify the infinitive and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition. 1.Her only thought was to win. 2.My desire is to help. 3.Mrs. Cao loves to crochet. 4.They remember to say the rosary last night. 5.The ...
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 12:50am

english (4th grade )
Identify the gerund and classify whether it is used as a subject, direct object, indirect object, predicate noun, appositive, and object preposition. 1. He left without saying goodbye. 2. Studying is investing for the future. 3. Making a major decision is no easy thing. 4....
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 12:17am

english
Arrange the sentences logically. a. One day last week, I went next door to take some pictures of Coke and her newborn puppies. b. Only later did I learn that all animals are very protective of their young. c. Photographing pets can sometimes be a dangerous and expensive hobby...
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 1:31am

English - Animal Farm
What negative traits are visible in the pigs after the rebellion in Chapters 1-3? I have read the chapters, but I can only come up with one example.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 5:48pm

English
Identify the sound device Shakespeare uses in this passage: HAMLET. Whose spirit with divine ambition puffed Makes mouths at the invisible event, —Hamlet, act 4, scene 4 I think it is D assonance alliteration onomatopoeia meter
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 11:59am

English
what means chagrin. give an example sentence of meaning word chagrin.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 11:14am

English
What is the difference between 'fire station' and 'fire department'?
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 10:10pm

English
Which of the following statements best describes the purpose of the motif of falling leaves in Gerard Manley Hopkins poem "Spring and Fall"? The motif helps readers understand the innocence of youth The motif reminds readers of the beauty of autumn x the motif ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 1:53pm

English
1. I want to see the movie. 2. I want to see the film. 3. I want to see the motion picture. 4. I want to see the animated picture. ------------------- Ae they all the same in meaning? What is the difference among them?
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 6:18am

english
Arrange the sentences logically. a. One day last week, I went next door to take some pictures of Coke and her newborn puppies. b. Only later did I learn that all animals are very protective of their young. c. Photographing pets can sometimes be a dangerous and expensive hobby...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 6:05am

English
What is the purpose of hierarchical structure in a media message? Hierarchical structure helps the reader weed out unimportant information. Hierarchical structure helps the author organize his or her writing. Hierarchical structure helps the reader determine the relationship ...
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 4:30pm

English - active & passive
1) Absolute silence should be maintained in the library - passive 2) Results of the examination will be announced after a month. - passive 3) All the tickets for the match were sold in a day. - passive 4) The enemy was forced to surrender. - passive Change the voice. 1) We ...
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 9:57am

ENG 122 English Composition II
Which of the following sentences is correctly punctuated? I always have a difficult time choosing a topic. Writing is hard! I always have a difficult time choosing a topic; writing is hard! All of the above None of the above
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 8:15pm

English-Madame Bovary
These questions relate to the novel "Madame Bovary" by Gustave Flaubert. 1. Emma Bovary makes a number of decisions which have poor results. Which of the following would probably be Flaubert's explanation of why she made those decisions? A. Reading romantic ...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 1:38am

ENG 122 English Composition II
A writer can demonstrate the connection between evidence and claims by doing WHICH ONE of the following? allowing evidence to speak for itself showing a clear, logical connection letting common sense prevails staying firm to personal beliefs
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:44am

ENG 122 English Composition II
Topic sentences are optional and should not be used in a persuasive essay. True False
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:43am

ENG 122 English Composition II
Which thesis sentence best addresses a counter-argument? Carbohydrates are not healthy for most people. Despite years dependence on calorie reduction to lose weight, medical intervention and personalized diet plans are more effective than a generic diet of strict caloric ...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:42am

ENG 122 English Composition II
A good conclusion does all of the following EXCEPT It explains the contents of a source with quotes and citations. It articulates ideas in a complex manner that ties analysis together. It explains implications of ideas and the importance of the research. It encourages readers ...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:42am

English
i have to write an essay based on Romeo and Juliet. The thesis is going to be based on Romeo's motive which is to marry Juliet. How can i start my introduction paragraph like the first few sentences before the thesis? please help me
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 6:50pm

English
loneliness or isolation is central to of mice and men by john steinbeck. it is expressed in many of the things the characters say and do. show how loneliness is a part of the lives of two characters and how that loneliness contributes to a central idea of the novella.
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 4:02pm

English-Narrators
Hi, I need some help distinguishing the type of narrators in this story. The questions relate to the following prose passage: "When Peter Smith saw his old friend George Rogers for the first time in years, he was amazed. He was walking through one of the poorest sections ...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 2:17pm

English
When should you use an in-text citation? I think it is C. A. only at the end of the paper B. every time you use a fact or a piece of information from a source. C. only if you use the same source two or more times in a row. D. only if you use three or more facts from that source
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 2:08pm

English
In three to five sentences, explain how Ambrose Bierce's use of foreshadowing or flashback influences "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge."
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 3:59am

english
Both texts deal with racial discrimination. How does the structure of poem help convey this meaning in a way that the prose passage does not? A) The poem conveys meaning through imagery; the prose passage does not. B) The poem uses first person point of view; the prose ...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 1:26am

English--Edgar Allen Poe
I need some help with some questions about an excerpt from "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allen Poe: "True! --nervous --very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am; but why will you say that I am mad? The disease had sharpened my senses --not destroyed --not...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 12:59am

English
Hello! I am having trouble with this question based on the poem: "The Lake Isle of Innisfree," by W. B. Yeats: "I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree, And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made: Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for ...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 12:52am

English
How do I write a revolutionary song?
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 10:46pm

english
Describe one of the strongest images you encountered from any of the following literature wolves of men by barry holstun lopez birches by robert frost haiku by kaga no chiyo haiku by basho spring is like a perhaps land by E.E Cummings from an inconvenient truth by al gore the ...
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 11:36am

practical english
In the following sentence, what is the subject complement ? My neighbor is a newspaper reporter?
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 9:27am

english error
4. He was (1)/ the man who (2)/ they determined (3)/ should be the next mayor. (4) / No error (5)
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 4:57am

english
Peter attends 6 dance lessons each week, all year long. There are 52 weeks in a year. Peter missed 5 dance lessons while sick. How many dance lessons did Peter attend during the year?
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 4:42pm

english
mischief composition with 350 words
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 6:04am

english
Which sentence would to grammatically correct? 1) Remember never to do that ever again. 2) Remember to never do that ever again. 3) Remember to never to do that ever again.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 9:02pm

Math
The mean of Susan's math and science scores is 74 points. The mean of her math and English scores is 83 points. How many more points did Susan score in English than in science?
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 7:29pm

English..?
can someone give me a list on the solutions for the problem- inability to focus on task. thank you
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 7:10pm

Why am i bad at Reading Comprehension - English
i am good at English but every time we have a reading comprehension, i either fail it or get a bad mark. WHY. all i have to do is read it and answer question of what i just read. But i still get a bad mark. How can i prepare myself for the next one. i wan tot be good at it. By...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 6:02pm

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What can I study after school with the following subjects maths literacy business studies bio English lo Afrikaans geog
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 3:01pm

English
What is an example of dramatic irony in Hard Times? I think the answer is b When the audience knows that Stephen changed his name before Mr. Bounderby knows When the audience knows that Mrs. Gradgrind is dying When the audience knows that Thomas asked Stephen to wait outside ...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 11:42am

English Help
Which represents a way for the author to draw attention to the thoughts of a subject-matter expert? I think its c. A photograph A table of contents A pulled-out quote Bulleted points
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 10:54am

English
Which author wrote after the Victorian age? Lord George Gordon Byron Lewis Carroll D.H. Lawrence Emily Brontë
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 10:11am

English
I just want to know if this paragraph is right, and it doesn't contain grammatical errors. Thank you for the answer! "I brought with me this biscuit, banana and chocolate, which characterize my current eating habbit. In the exam period students think that they don'...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 5:57am

marh
Daryl reaned 426 points out of 500 points in English class. Which represent approximately represents Darl's points?
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 9:50pm

english 10th
How does an open question differ from a closed question?
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 7:18pm

History
Word box : 1st Amendment, 5th Amendment, Fear that strong gov would violate personal liberties, Baron Charles de Montesquieu, John Locke, responsibilities of citizenship, religous freedom, economic opportuinities, William Blackstone, Adam Smith, Political ecomonic and legal ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 6:09pm

English
The sentence is 'What we forgot to mention was that we will be moving in the spring.' I found a clause, it's a noun clause. It's 'that we will be moving in the spring.' I think it's being used as a direct object. We is the subject. Forgot is the ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 3:13pm

English - Writeteacher
39. Without her cat in her lap, she felt alone during the long train ride. simple sentence ***** compound sentence complex sentence compound-complex sentence 40. He steeled his nerve, and he walked into the police station to confess. simple sentence compound sentence...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 3:06pm

English - Writeteacher
6. She had a lengthy career as a WRITER and a FILMMAKER. compound direct object ****** compound predicate nominative compound subject compound verb 7.*Few of the applicants* made it through the grueling admissions process. Simple subject ********* complete predicate complete ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 2:33pm

English
3 The teacher asked the class to STAY put while she went to the office. transitive verb action verb auxiliary verb linking verb ******** 4 NEITHER whales NOR dolphins are fish, although many believe that they are. correlative conjunctions ***** coordinating conjunctions ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 2:20pm

English
The is the sentence I'm uncertain about: These old journals are wonderful to learn what life was like a century ago. I know the infinitive is 'to learn.' I think it is being used as an adverb. It's modifying the adjective 'wonderful.' It's not a ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 1:46pm

english
Apparently with no surprise, To any happy flower, The frost beheads it at its play, In accidental power. The blond assassin passes on. The sun proceeds unmoved, To measure off another day, For an approving God. In the above poem, which of the following might the frost ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 12:41pm

English
How has the political climate of boston changed since the beginning of the book? A. Previously, Bostonians considered themeselves loyal british subjects, but after parliament pass the tea act, they thought of themeselves as citizens of an independent nation B. Previously, ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 12:08pm

english
Apparently with no surprise, To any happy flower, The frost beheads it at its play, In accidental power. The blond assassin passes on. The sun proceeds unmoved, To measure off another day, For an approving God. In the above poem, which of the following might the flower ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:22am

Stupid Complicated English Grammar
1. Choose the sentence fragment. (Points : 5) Dew glistening on the tiny green leaves of the young plants. Although some of the seeds had already sprouted, these hadn't. A small herd of buffalo grazed in the valley below us. The wind, cold and powerful, swept through the ...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:02am

english
1. In works like "To Build a Fire," Naturalist writers such as Jack London advocated (Points : 5) trusting entirely in the wisdom and ingenuity of human beings. respect for the power and wildness of the natural world. remaining always within the protective boundaries...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 9:49am

English 4
Locate a brief passage (about a paragraph in length) from The Red Badge of Courage that describes the course of an assault using details and mental associations rather than factual or realistic representation. Contrast it with the following excerpt (written in the first person...
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 10:11pm

English
“You may well ask, ‘Why direct action? Why sit-ins, marches, etc.? Isn't negotiation a better path?’" Which best describes the syntax of this passage? Im stuck with this Figurative Parallel Choppy Rhetorical
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 6:08pm

English
What is the meter of the following line from “A Sybil” by Rilke? “Her age became too much to say” Im confused and cant find an answer. Iambic pentameter Iambic tetrameter Trochaic pentameter Trochaic tetrameter
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 5:36pm

English
Which Greek root means “relating to color”? Not sure which one it is. chrys chron chord chrom
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 5:23pm

english
Is sandwich a compound word?
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 5:23pm

english
Type a short character sketch of a fictional Puritan named Justice Johnson based on what you have learned about the Puritans. Make certain that you describe how he dresses, how he lives, what he believes, how he spends his time--in short, describe him so that a stranger, who ...
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 8:34am

English II
Can "I left Baltimore with a young heart overborne with sadness, and a soul full of apprehension", be used as antithesis?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 8:45pm

english
Hello can you plz tell be a good tieback i can use for my essay. the topic is resolution of conflict and i am doing all 4 characters from to kill a mockingbird. I dont know how to tieback a paragraph. Topic: what does the author develop on how the characters act in the midst ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 7:57pm

Quick english help
Please check & see if I classified these sentences as simple, complex, or compound correctly! 1. His tie is going to choke him unless we can get it off. (Is this a complex sentence?) 2. She laughed so hard until the teacher told her to stop. (Is this a complex sentence?) 3. ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 7:53pm

English
To what extent to schools need more structure and discipline? Any opinions??
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 7:00pm

english
Which one of the following words is not an object of a preposition? A. afternoon B. cushions C. pockets D. bed c?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 6:31pm

english
Which one of the following words represents an object of a preposition? A. afternoon B. Daryl C. sofa D. trouser b?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 6:30pm

English
(1) Brenda would have liked to have taken her vacation at the beach. (2) However, the weather forecast on the television called for rain. (3) Also, her fiancé, Max, wanted to vacation in the mountains. (4) After a heated discussion, Brenda and Max decided to compromise...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 6:11pm

English
In which one of these sentences does an adverb modify a verb? A. Lucy quickly hid behind the tree. B. The dress was terribly old. C. Jacob was a very smart boy. D. Mr. Dodge moved in an extremely slow manner. I think it's A?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 6:04pm

English
I REALLY need help finding a use of Ethos in "Narrative of The Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave", chapter 8. Do not know if I should use part where they treat his grandmother badly after serving master for such a long time.
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 4:46pm

English
1) Drawing is very interesting subject. - intransitive 2) amal is adorable to his father - in. tran 3) A fisherman is a harworking man. - intransitive 4) Muhammed is not strong as his brother. Intransitive 5) There are many roses in my aunt's garden - Transitive 6) This ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 7:16am

english
One does not set fire to the roof and then go to bed. I think this is a compound sentence cos it has two sentences. "one does not set fire to the roof." and * is the coordinating conjunction "go to bed." what do you think?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 12:21am

English - The Round House
Joe Coutts narrates the The Round House as an adult, but its events take place when he is thirteen. Give one (1) example in The Round House in which Joe comments directly on the distance between his former thirteen-year-old self and the adult who tells the story. Thanks!!
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 2:34pm

History
Word box : Mercantilism Religious Freedom Magna Carta English Bill of Rights Mayflower Compact Fundamental Orders of Conneticut Virginia House of Burgesses Navigation Acts 1. 1689 law that reinforced the idea of no taxation without representation and the right to petition the ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:46am

English
Which diagram correctly represents this sentence? Andy teaches and plays the guitar
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:17am

English
1. Most of the money is spent to buy books. 2. Most of the money is used to buy books. 3. Most of the time was spent riding a bike. 4. Most of the water is spoiled. 5. Most of the playground is muddy. 6. Most of the apple was eaten by the kid. ------------------ Are they all ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 5:37am

English
I need help with usage and mechanics, what are some tips? I don't understand them, any websites to help me out?
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 6:51pm

English
What is the conflict and resolution in a journey through Texas by Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca and Plymouth plantation by William Bradford ?
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 3:25pm

English
A person born in a country is blank to that country. What goes in the blank?
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 6:12am

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