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English 2
Revise the following paragraph until you can answer yes to each of the questions listed below. After you are finished, copy the revised paragraph in the space provided 1. Does the paragraph have a clear purpose, and does each sentence contribute to that purpose? 2. Is every ...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 2:55am

English
Hi, I need help with MLA citing. This is just an example paragraph but please tell me if Im citing correctly : Tom was sad. Howard states," Tom leaned over the table with disappointment" (Howard 23).
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 9:51pm

To Ms. Sue
Ms. hi! I would like you answer for me one question that I just dont get it from my English homework and if you can explain me what is a subject-verb agreement in a simple way maybe a tip or something in order that I learn how to figure it out by myself next time... the ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7:00pm

English 2
Expand each sentence below by adding words or phrases that modify the verb. Questions after each item suggest details you can add. A French girl found them. Who was with the girl? In what time period did she find them?
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 4:59pm

English 2
Expand each sentence below by adding words or phrases that modify the nouns. The questions below each item suggest details you can add. Messages request information. What kind of messages are heard? What information is requested?
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 4:58pm

English 2
Expand each sentence below by adding words or phrases that modify the nouns. The questions below each item suggest details you can add. 1.People hook up machines to their telephones. What kind of people use machines? What kind of machines are used?
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 4:47pm

english
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:55am

English
Could you help with the punctuation on this paragraph please! Therefore,supporting the fact that you can dress a diverse group of students one way, but they would not all believe or view things the same way. If there is a standard in place, then it would maintain a certain ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 10:42am

English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:30pm

College English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 1:18pm

College English
Discuss, in “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God,” Edwards’ description of God’s wrath and Edwards’ use of the metaphors of storm and thunder, flood and fire. CAN YOU TELL ME DID I ANSWER THE QUESTION RIGHT? Jonathan Edwards is a name that is getting ...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 12:00pm

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...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 3:33am

english
Freud believed the purpose of dreams is to consolidate memories and new learning. sort through possible solutions to everyday problems. fulfill wishes. discard unnecessary information. reconcile urges.
Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 5:19pm

english
Freud believed the purpose of dreams is to
Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 5:18pm

english
Identify the verbal in this sentence as infinitive, gerund or participle. Wearing protective clothing is a good precaution against infection.
Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 11:58am

College English
John Winthrop “A Model of Christian Charity" Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. CAN SOMEONE TELL ME IF I ANSWER IT RIGHT? In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward ...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 12:45pm

college English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8:42pm

English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 7:31pm

English
Is this a good thesis Students should not be required in public schools, the education system should focus more on education, rather than what the student is wearing.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 8:17pm

college English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can Someone read my response and see if I answer it right Winthrop Theory uses the central necessities of disguises and, particularly, the ...
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 5:57pm

Maths
Rupashi needs to get a perfect score of 100 For her last English test in this year so as to improve her average score of 84 to 86 .how many test were there altogether in this year
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 11:22pm

English
Please help is this a good thesis? Students should not be required to wear uniforms in public schools , schools should focus more on education rather than what the student is wearing.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 7:50pm

Poetry
One difference between the English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 9:40pm

English/ Help
Choose the sentence that does not include a usage error. A) Today’s college students may have grown up in the age of music sampling and file-sharing; however, they should realize that cutting and pasting sentences from a Wikipedia article constitutes plagiarism. B) Today...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8:40pm

English/ Help
Choose the sentence that does not include a usage error. A) Because the student did not see any author information on the website, he incorrectly implied that he did not need to credit the source in his assignment. B) Because the student did not see any author information on ...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8:40pm

English/ Help
Choose the sentence that does not include a usage error. A) In his article, the author implies that plagiarism is more prevalent among today’s generation of college students than it was among previous generations. B) In his article, the author infers that plagiarism is ...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8:38pm

english 4
Some aspects of the story allude to -
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 4:55pm

english
Many cultures have stories about trickster animals that fool human beings. These are usually hilarious.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 9:49am

Practical English
In which sentence are the italicized words a dangling modifier? A)Flying beneath the cloud, the pilot could see the airport. B)Resting on the sea bottom, the old trunk held coins. C)Arriving ten minutes late, the store was closed for the night. Not knowing the danger, the ...
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 8:14pm

english
IS this a good thesis? School uniforms should not be required, because they discourage individualism, do not teach students to make responsible decisions, and this would only cause students to become rebellious.
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 3:31pm

ENG1511 ENGLISH
Good Day, Please help Correct the following sentences for subject verb-agreement, tense or fragment. When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. Going home now, how I wish I could get there before it starts to rain. I am writing my homework after every class
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:40am

ENGLISH
What can he do? or What he does? or what he can do? What can she do? or what she does? or what he can do Please tell me the most correct grammar option. correct options: what he does / what he can do?
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 10:37am

english
Argue for or against which source (Traditional Library Sources versus Web-based Research Sources) would be better to prepare for a debate on changing the state’s laws on smoking in public buildings. Identify the advantages, types of sources, etc., and provide answers for ...
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 10:20am

ENG1511 - english
Good Day, Please help Either subject verb-agreement, tense or fragment. When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees. Going home now, how I wish I could get there before it starts to rain. I am writing my homework after every class.
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 5:05am

English
Can anyone tell me where I can find an example of verbal irony in 'Don Quixote' chapter 8. I've reread the passage several times and just can not pinpoint it. The closest example I can find to irony in that passage is "with it I propose to do such exploits&...
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 7:54pm

English
1. They realize that a different religion is something to talk about, not to fight about. ------------------ What is the full form of #1? 2. They realize that a different religion is something to talk about, and it is not something to fight about. 3. They realize that a ...
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 1:42am

English
They have learned to live in peace in the same state. -------------------------- What does 'state' mean in the sentence? Does 'state' mean 'country' or 'one of the States' in the USA?
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 1:39am

English
1. Today, millions of people have one form of religion, and their neighbors a different one. 2. Today, millions of people have one form of religion, and their neighbors a different religion. 3. Today, millions of people have one form of religion, and their neighbors a ...
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 1:37am

English
1. Have you seen Jane lately? 2. Have you seen Jane recently? 3. Did you see Jane lately? 4. Did you see Jane recently? --------------- Are they all grammatical? Which one is not?
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 10:20pm

maths lit, geography, life science, history, life orientation, english, tswana
what can I do with my life with all this subjects that I studied?.
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 10:39am

Can anyone help with this paragraph??? english
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:16pm

Help english
Revise the sentences. (1) Revise the following sentence so that the subject and verb of each sentence identify key actors and actions: Currently, the percentage of full-time African-American professors teaching in American universities is less than eight. African American ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 9:50pm

English
when one assumes that when one event follows another in time, that the first event causes the second to occur,he or she may relying, on what? causation or reverse chronological order I really do not know
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:21pm

english Help
the search for answers to cause and effect can result in _____ explanations(s) A. two B. many C.one D.no I think it is A
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:12pm

English Need help
how many other modes of writing should be used to develop your definition? A.As many as you need B.one C.two D.three
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:57am

English - Miss Sue Help!!!
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:23pm

english
Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. Please get to bed early since you have a test tomorrow.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 6:00pm

english
Analyze the sentence to select the adverb clause, subordinating conjunction, and the word(s) modified in the appropriate boxes below. When you obey your parents, you please the Lord.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 5:50pm

english
We swam for two days, and we were tired. please I need this sentence with out a comma splice Is this is correct? We swam for two days and we were tired. Underneath that, write the corrected sentence without the comma splice.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 12:31pm

English
How do you pronounce 'firemen'? Do 'fireman' and 'firemen' have the same pronunciation?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 10:31pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:10pm

English
(2) Revise the following groups of sentences. Combine each group of sentences into a single cohesive sentence. • Plato was born around 428 B.C. His family was part of the Roman aristocracy. Many of his family members were active in politics. But Plato consciously resisted...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:01pm

English
Revise the following sentences so that the subject and verb of each sentence identify key actors and actions: • The dedication of professors to multiculturalism is crucial to encouraging students of all races to succeed. o To encourage students of all races to succeed, it...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 7:41pm

English
1. I am learning another language. 2. I am learning one more language. 3. I am learning a different language. ---------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:22pm

English
1. Some people said yes and others said no, and the others said nothing. 2. Some people said yes and others said no, and the others remained silent. 3. Some people said yes and others said no, and the rest said nothing. 4. Some people said yes and others said no, and others ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:20pm

English
1. Look at the scared boy. 2. Look at the scary monster. 3. Look at the scaring boy. 4. Look at the scaring monster. 5. Look at the scary boy. 6. Look at the scared monster. ----------- Are they all grammatical? What is the difference?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:14pm

English
1. I will finish it by tomorrow evening. 2. I will have finished it by tomorrow evening. ---------------- Which one is grammatical?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 3:47am

English
1. I have ten balls. Some are red, others are blue, and the other is green. 2. I have ten balls. One is green, some are red, and the others are blue. 3. I have ten balls. One is green, others are red, and the others are blue. ------------------------- Which ones are ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 2:11am

English
1. I saw two movies: one was a scary movie and the other was a comedy. 2. I saw two movies: one was a scary movie and the other was a comedy movie. ------------------ Q1: Does #1 mean #2? Q2: Can we use 'horror movie' instead of 'scary movie'? What is the ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 2:00am

English
1. Cats are various colors. 2. Cats are of various colors. (Which one is correct?) 3. This paper is not clean. Give me another piece. 4. This paper is not clean. Give me another piece of paper. 5. This piece of paper is not clean. Give me another piece of paper. (Does #3 mean...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:57am

English
1. The two men were handcuffed together. 2. The two men were handcuffed by the police officer. --------------------- Does #1 mean #2? The situation is as follows: There were two men in the train. One was a police officer, and the other was a young man. They were handcuffed ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:55am

English
The young woman looked at the two men. Then with a lovely smile, she held out her hand and said,"Hello, Mr. Easton...... In the second line, what is the meaning of 'then'? #1 or #2? 1. At that time 2. After that
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:45am

English
1. She was very beautiful. 2. She was beauty itself. 3. She was all beauty. 4. She was a beauty. -------- Are they grammatical and do they have the same meaning? Do you have other expressions describing that a woman is very beautiful?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:42am

English
What can you infer about the poet’s attitude about humanity from these lines in “Song of Myself”? These are really the thoughts of all men in all ages and lands, they are not original with me, / If they are not yours as much as mine they are nothing, or next to ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 8:07pm

English
1. The train leaves at 7 this evening. 2. The train will leave at 7 this evening. 3. He meets the girl at 7 this evening. 4. He will meet the girl at 7 this evening. ----------------- #1 means #2, right? What about #3 and #4? Does #3 mean #4? Is #3 grammatical?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:48pm

English
1. She has already bought the tickets. 2. She has bought the tickets already. 3. Already she has bought the tickets. 4. I am already ready to go out. 5. He already finished his homework. ---------------- Which ones are correct?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:40pm

English
1. He has lived in the town three years ago/last month/in 2003. 2. He has lived in the town before. 3. He has lived in the town in the past. 4. He has lived in the town recently. 5. He has lived in the town lately. ---------------- #1 is not correct, is it? What about #2 to #5...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 5:36pm

English
1. I searched for my glasses, but I couldn't find them. 2. I searched for my glasses, but I couldn't find it. (Which one is grammatical?) 3. The electric fan was moving from left to right. 4. The electric fan was moving from the left to the right. (Which one is ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4:22pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am. 1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4:03pm

English
1. That coat appears to fit you well. 2. That coat seems to fit you well. 3. That coat becomes you well. 4. That coat looks like becoming you well. (Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning?) 5. Christmas is an important feast for Christians. 6. Christmas is an ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 3:22am

Math
In a survey of a TriDelt chapter with 50 members, 23 were taking mathematics, 32 were taking English, and 9 were taking both. How many were not taking either of these subjects?
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:17pm

English
1. He was born in 63 BC. 2. He was born in the 63 BC. (Which one is grammatical?) 3. He had lived by 63 BC. 4. He has gone to Brazil in 2000 AD. 5. He died in the 21st century. (Are they all grammatical?)
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 11:01pm

Grammar
I need help choosing between the correct words. 1. Mastery of English rules (lead, leads) to improvement in speaking and writing. **leads 2. Each of the runners (try, tries) to outdo the other. **tries 3. Nicole likes to play the piano, to march in the band, and (to sing, sing...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:03pm

English
1. I am sure that he will succeed. 2. I'm not sure that he will succeed. 3. I'm not sure if he will succeed. -------------- Are all grammatical? is 'that he...' a noun phrase or an adverbial phrase? Is 'if he will...' a noun phrase or an adverbial ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:46am

English
1. The earth moves around the sun. 2. The earth moves round the sun. (Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? Which one is commonly used?) 3. When does the movie come out in DVD? 4. When will the movie come out in DVD? (Which one is correct?) 5. I'm not sure if she calls me...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:31am

English
1. Don't you get lonely being on your own all day? 2. Don't you get lonely because you are on your own all day? (Does #1 mean #2?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:12am

English
1. Some like summer and others like winter. 2. Some like summer and the others like winter. 3. Some like summer and another likes winter. 4. Some like summer and the other likes winter ----------------- #1 and #2 are right? Right? What about Sentence 3 and Sentence 4? Are they...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:35am

English (Grammar)
Hi, I need some help some questions from my Grammar homework. Decide which of the following words should be capitalized: 1. elizabethan drama my answer: Elizabethan Drama 2. life in new york city my answer: life in New York City 3. civil war (not sure if referring to THE civil...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:14am

English
1. I studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. 2. I have studied for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. (Which one is grammatical? Do we have to sue the present tense or the present perfect tense here?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 1:05am

English
What bird is the symbol of peace? 1. A dove. 2. A pigeon. (Are both OK? Is the answer only #1? What is the difference between 'dove' and 'pigeon'?)
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 12:18am

English
1. Who created the animation Snow White and Pinocchio? 2. Who created the animations Snow White and Pinocchio? 3. Who created the animation, Snow White and Pinocchio? 4. Who created the animations, Snow White and Pinocchio? (Which ones are grammatical?)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:43pm

English
1. Bring 300 points from another team. 2. Take away 300 points from another team and add the points to your team's points. 3. Delete 300 points from one team and add the point to your team. ---------------------- Are the three mean the same?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:24pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am. 1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:22pm

English
1. That coat appears to fit you well. 2. That coat seems to fit you well. 3. That coat appears to be suitable for you well. 4. That coat seems to be suitable for you well. (Are they all grammatical and the same? Which expressions do people use frequently?)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:46pm

English
1. I have hunger to go home now. 2. I have a hunger to go home now. 3. I am dying to go home now. 4. I am looking forward to go home now. 5. I anticipate going home now. 6. I expect to go home now. (Are they grammatical? Which one is correct, #1 or #2? Do all the sentences ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:20pm

english
Please do know how to rewrite this sentence It is not reasonable and it is not all right that gay individuals need to live in panic Also my introduction needs to be more argumentative How many people would be affected if gay marriage was legalized? Yes! Of course, obsoletely ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 7:33pm

English- Arabian/1001 Nights
1) What is the main purpose for Shahryar and Shahzaman’s journey together? To find someone whose suffering is greater than their own To escape the revolt Shahryar caused by executing most of the single women in his land To rekindle their brotherly love, which had ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:45pm

English
* The dog and the cat don't like each other. ------------------------ Does 'the dog' mean the specific dog or any dog in general? Does 'the cat' mean the specific dog or any dog in general? Does the sentence mean all dogs and cats don't like each other?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:36am

English
1. Exchange points with another team. 2. Swap points with another team. (Are both the same?) 3. Take away 300 points from one team. 4. Bring 300 points from another team. 5. Take away 30 points from each team. (Are they the same in meaning?) (Do we have to use 'one' or...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 3:01am

English
1. The committee consists of 7 members. 2. The committee is consisting of 7 members. 3. He loves Ann. 4. He is loving Ann. 5. He has a book. 6. He is having a book. 7. The bread smells bad. 8. The bread is smelling bad. 9. He smells the bread. 10. He is smelling the bread. 11...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:19am

English
1. Have you ever had pets? 2. Have you ever kept pets? 3. Have you ever raised pets? ------------- Are they all grammatical? Do they have the same meaning? Does #1 mean #2? Which one is commonly used?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:12am

English
1. Some like rock, and others like jazz. 2. Some like rock music, and others like jazz music. ----------- Does #1 mean #2?
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 12:21am

English
1. Emma has waited for him for an hour. 2. Emma has been waiting for him for an hour. --------------------- Are both grammatical? What is the difference between them in meaning?
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:49pm

english 10
Scuba was coined as an acronym. That stands for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10:26am

English Essay REDONE
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 6:47pm

English
1. It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. 2. It took many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. ----------------------------- Why do we have to use 'has taken' as in Sentence 1? What about Sentence 2, where the...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:48pm

English
They realize that a different religion is something to talk about, not to fight about. ---------------------- In this sentence what does 'something' mean? #1 or #2? 1. a thing that is not known or mentioned by name 2. a thing that is thought to be important or worth ...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:17pm

English
It has taken many centuries of wars and fightings for mankind to learn this. --------------- What does the first word 'It' refer to in this sentence?
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:14pm

English
When there are thousands of written materials floating in cyberspace' what is the most important criterion to consider when choosing sources of information for your research paper? A. Relevant B. Current C. Famous author D. Impressive web site
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 3:19pm

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