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In Another Country by Ernest Hemingway (excerpts) Excerpt 1 "In the fall the war was always there, but we did not go to it any more. It was cold in the fall in Milan and the dark came very early. Then the electric lights came on, and it was pleasant along the streets looking ...

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Based on the excerpt, what is the contextual meaning of the word jostle? Although, as we walked to the Cova through the tough part of town, walking in the dark, with light and singing coming out of the wine-shops, and sometimes having to walk into the street when the men and ...

English
1. I was wondering, what's the best way to travel around Europe? 2. I was wondering, what's the best way to travel around Europe. 3. I was wondering what's the best way to travel around Europe. 4. I was wondering what's the best way to travel around Europe...

English
One more question related to 'for' goes as follows. Thank you for your explanation. 11. The nice gift for my birthday was a dictionary. 12. A nice gift for my birthday was a dictionary. (Q1: Do we have to use 'the' or 'a' before 'nice gift' in the sentences? Q2: In #11 and #12...

English
1. Listen and write a number the boy that each dialogue describes. 2. Listen and write a number "over" the boy that each dialogue describes. 3. Listen and write a number "above" the boy that each dialogue describes. --------------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #1...

English
English - rfvv, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:32pm Thank you for your help. One more question... 6. I got a nice gift on my birthday. 7. I got a nice gift for my birthday. (In #6, I received a gift on the date of the birthday. Is it right? In #7, is it different as you ...

English
1. They held special services for Christmas. 2. They held special services at Christmas. 3. They held special services on Christmas. -------------------------- Q1: Are they all correct? Q2: Were special services held on Christmas Day in #1? Or were special services held on ...

english
true or false An adverd is a word used to modify a verb.

english
_____ describes the life cycle of a star.

english
how can towns effect teens health

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1. We usually take them to the hospital using an ambulance. 2. We usually take them to the hospital as/while we use an ambulance. 3. We usually take them to the hospital which use an ambulance. 4. We usually take them to the hospital, using an ambulance...

English
1. He is wearing shoes. 2. He is wearing shoes for gentlemen for formal meeting. 3. He is wearing sneakers or sports shoes. -------------------------- Does #1 mean #2 or #3?

English
this is a sentence from Another Evening at the Club The spectres of the eucalyptus trees ranged along the garden fence rocked before her gaze, with white egrets slumbering on their high branches like huge white flowers among the thin leaves The author most likely compares the ...

English
Write the analogy. Repose is to quiescent as______. 1. disdain is to scornful 2. disgust is to repugnant answer: 2

English
Write the correct word. The student was ____ of school rules and usually arrived late to class. disdain or disdained answer: disdained

English
What is an external conflict in act one of Julius Caesar?

English
"The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright — And this was odd because it was The middle of the night. The moon was shining sulkily, Because she thought the sun Had got no business to be there After ...

English
Identify the incorrectly punctuated sentence. A: Reaching for the lightbulb. Greg fell off the stepladder. B: Thinking he might be hurt Robert ran in to help.*** C: Changing a lightbulb is not difficult. D: Holding the stepladder, Robert watched Greg try again.

Career Exploration
Please check my answers! ^-^ 1.) How is the U.S. population changing? a. The number of older americans is growing*** b. Women will soon outnumber men by about 2 to 1 c. The number of middle aged people is nearing zero. d. Fewer immigrants are moving to the U.S. 2.) Which of ...

english
Does Odysseus respond appropriately to the 3 men that stay long with the lotus eaters? Why or why not? (from the Odyssey) Thanks!

english
What happened to the men that eat the Lotus? What does this suggest about the main problem that Odysseus has with his men? (From the Odyssey) Thanks!

English Lit
Manuel Munoz "leave your name at the border" and Maya Angelou "Whats your name girl" Discuss the importance of names as it relates and shapes identity. Compare and contrast these two works and how each contributes whether negatively or positively to how ones name is indicative...

English
1. The student who is closest to the doll should pick it up and introduce himself or herself to the other students. 2. The student who is nearest the doll should pick it up and introduce himself or herself to the other students. 3.The student closest to the doll should pick it...

English
Identify each adjective. Include the articles a, an, and the. 1. A burgundy velvet curtain rose slowly on the lighted stage. 2. Three actors walked onto the set of an ordinary town. 3. The fascinating story took place in an Iowa town. 4. The actors’ costumes were colorful. 5...

english
What are some reminders of The Iliad and The Odyssey that can be found in today’s world? Why does Penelope not agree to marriage even after 10 years of waiting for her husband to return? Who would be our modern-day equivalent of Greek bards? I am so confused! Sorry for all ...

College English
Compare and contrast Azar Nafisi's "Reading Lolita in tehran" work to Frederick Douglass " Learning to Read and Write" work. I've read both but I'm not sure what to write for contrast. They both Had No freedom, social obligations and Strived for Education. I need to Write an ...

English
1. True or False: Shakespeare's works were written to be preformed on stage TRUE* FALSE 2. True or false: William Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway at the age of 30 in London True False* 3. Which of the following is NOT one of the components of drama. A. Dialogue B.stage ...

English
Thank you for your help. 1. He's a book. 2. He has a book. (Does #1 mean #2? Can't we contract "He has"?) 3. He's my uncle. 4. He is my uncle. (Here, the contracted form is correct,isn't it?)

English
1. He's very busy. 2. He is very busy. 3. He's never been to New York. 4. He has never been to New York. 5. He's sad yesterday. 6. He was sad yesterday. 7. They were happy. 8. They're happy. 9. They are happy. 10. They're scared yesterday. 11. They were scared yesterday...

English
1. I had a book. 2. I'd a book. 3. You had a pen. 4. You'd a pen. 5. He had a car. 6. He'd a car. 7. We had many pens. 8. We'd many pens. ----------------------- Are the contracted forms all grammatical?

English
1. If you drop the doll to the floor, the student near the doll should pick it up. 2. If you drop the doll onto the floor, the student near the doll should pick it up. 3. If the doll drops to the floor, the student near the doll should pick it up. 4. If the doll drops onto the...

English
1. How are you doing? 2. How are you feeling? 3. How is it going? 4. How are you? 5. How do you feel? 6. How are you today? - I feel delighted. - I feel happy. - I feel satisfied. -------------------------------- Are the questions all the same? Can we answer as in the above?

English
Which word from the following list has meaning that fit both sentenceS? Ill start the fire after ____________ a match. The workers are ____________ for a higher wage. A:PROTESTING B:LIGHTING*** C:FIGHTING D:STRIKING

English
Write a short drama that has epilogue and prologue

English
1. He is happy as well. 2. He is not happy as well. 3. He likes apples also. 4. He doesn't like apples also. 5. He also doesn't like apples. 6. He didn't sing, too. 7. He didn't sing, either. -------------------- Can we use 'as well', 'also', and 'too' in negative sentences? ...

english
After escaping the Sirens, in which direction does Odysseus sail toward the home of Scylla and Charybdis? Scholars have named the Straits of Messina as the home of Scylla and Charybdis. Why might these watery threats be attributed to this geographical feature? (from the ...

english
Which excerpt from Carl Sandburg’s "Three Boys with Jugs of Molasses and Secret Ambitions" includes both alliteration and onomatopoeia? a."And I like you because you got some wishes and some suspicions and you look mixed up," he said to Miney Mo, sticking handfuls and ...

English
Write the correct form. There was ____ in the overall mood of the people walking through the plaza on the warm night. (languid) languid,languish,languor or languished answer: languor

English
Write the correct form. After receiving months of treatment, the patient was relieved to learn that the disease had lapsed into _____. (quiescent) quiescent or quiescence answer: quiescent

English
Write the correct form of the word. Even though the fireworks were set off several blocks away, the noise from the explosion was still _____. (stupor) stupefied, stupor, or stupefy Answer: stupefied

English
Below is one of my body paragraphs in my thesis paper and it would be really appreciated if I could get any further suggestions towards making it better. In the essay, “The step not Taken” by Paul D’Angelo fear is the reason the main character was being reluctant to take...

English
Does the essay "A Nonsmoker With a Smoker", by Phillip Lopate have anything related to my thesis paper on fear causing people to do what they do? I'd love someone else's perspective. Thank you!

english
:Select the correct excerpt. Which excerpt from Robert Stawell Ball's Great Astronomers is best supported by this diagram? The diagram show the earth in the middle the sun circling it then the moon circling earth but farther away with mars circling the moon Excerpt 1 These ...

english
Which label best fits the following text? Sir Isaac Newton, the first person who studied gravity seriously, discovered what is known as the law of universal gravitation. It defines the amount of attraction of one particle of matter on another particle of matter. The formula ...

English
1. Jenny's friends're not angry. 2. Your friends're generous. (Are the contractions grammatical?) 3. Middle school is not the same as elementary school. 4. Middle school is not the same as elementary school is the same. (Does #3 mean #4? Is #4 the full form of #3? What is the ...

English
1. What is he wearing on his head? -He is wearing a wig? 2. What is he wearing on his upper body? - He is wearing a T-shirt. 3. What is she wering on her feet? - She is wearing sandals. -------------------------------- We can divide our body into three parts. After that we can...

English
In Great Expectation, How did Mrs. Havisham past relationship affect the way she lived? How did her past effect the way she raised Estella

English
1. Read the following sentence from "The Swimming Contest." "When he saw me coming up the officer said, 'We've lost that information, dang it! They've killed that Arab of yours.' 'We've lost it,' I said. I went over to Abdul-Karim's body and turned it over. He looked as though...

Language/english
In a paragraph, compare and contrast the two forms of poetry haikus and limericks. It should include a specific description of each form. Explain how they are both alike and how they are different.

ENGLISH
 Which form best describes this po​em?   narrative poem haiku free verse lyric poem

English
1. I like pears, too. 2. I like pears too. 3. I like pears, as well. 4. I like pears as well. 5. I don't like pears, either. 6. I don't like pears either. -------------------------------- 1,2,5,and 6 are grammatical, aren't they? How about #3? There is a comma before 'as well...

English
1. He got a nice gift for his birthday. 2. He gave me a present for Christmas. 3. I received a fountainpen for my birthday. 4. She got a ring for the wedding anniversary. 5. Tom gave me a nice bike for my birthday. -------------------- Are they all grammatical? They have a ...

English
1. I beat him at pingpong. 2. We defeated them at basketball. 3. He beat the big man at wrestling. 4. I defeated him at bowling. 5. We defeated the opponent team at basketball. 6. They beat us at soccer. 7. I was beaten at chess by him. 8. I was defeated at tennis by her...

English
How are you feeling? 1. I am delighted. 2. I am thrilled. 3. I feel overjoyed. 4. I feel disgusting? 5. I feel anxious. 6. I feel dissatisfied. 7. __________ 8. ___________ ----------------------------- Are the answers all correct? What other common answers do you have? Can we...

English
1. I won first prize in the English speech contest. 2. I won the first prize in the English speech contest. -------------------------------- What is the difference between the two sentences? 3. I got a nice gift for my birthday. 4. I got a nice gift on my birthday...

English...check my work
parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...

English
If an opinion-adjective and a fact-adjective are used before a noun, which comes first?

english grammar check please
parts of speech 1.Mason is fantastic at gossamer billowing. my answer: Mason=noun, is=verb fantastic=adjective at=preposition gossamer=adjective billowing=noun We get to go home early on Wednesday. my answer: We=pronoun get to go=verb home=noun early=adverb on=preposition ...

English
Write a well organized essay in which you show how the characters relationship to the past contributes to the meaning of the work as a whole. My Question: What is it asking for?? Explain in Details Please

English
Which of the following lines from a&p illustrates Dike's use of conflict?

English
All of the following statements about the setting of a story are true EXCEPT: a) Sometimes the setting and the plot of a story cannot be separated. b) The setting is usually not vital to the reader's understanding of the story. c) The description of a setting often helps to ...

english grammar check my work
1. WE get to go home. answer(we=noun...get=helping verb to=helping verb=go=verb...home=noun). 2. A lot of kids have watched several times. (a=article....lot=adverb...of=preposiito​n...kids=noun....several=adjective....ti​mes=noun) thank you so much!

english grammar check my answer
Can you help with the parts of speech: am I correct? 1. The high school game is at home tonight. answer:(The ..article..high school ..adjective... game...noun..at..preposition....home..no​un....tonight...adverb) 2. The junior high track team is going to win when they ...

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I having trouble with a question the teacher gave me. "In what tone does the narrator tell the story? How is this tone established?" "The Lottery Ticket" by Anton Chekhov

English
1. I don't like pears, either. 2. I like pears, too. 3. I also like pears. 4. I like pears as well. 5. I also don't like pears. 6. I don't also like pears. 7. I don't like pears as well. --------------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Can we use 'also' or 'as well...

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1. Sam is looking for his teddy bear. 2. Sam is looking for his toy bear. (Are both OK? Which one do people use frequently, teddy bear or toy bear?) 3. You are sitting on my seat. 4. You are sitting in my seat. (Which preposition do we have to use?)

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1. We are on the school baseball team. 2. We are in the school baseball team. (Do we have to use 'on' in this sentence? What about "in"?) 3. Don't be angry with me. 4. Don't be angry at me. (Are both OK? Can we use both prepositions?)

english
I want to write a letter to my class teacher inviting him to my birthday party

English
Take a position that explains if, and to what degree, modern American culture is an outgrowth of the philosophies of the Founding Fathers. I agree that American culture is an outgrowth of the philosphies of the founding fathers. I have one reason and that is redemptive ...

English
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative in each of the following sentences. 1. Kilim anjaro is the tallest mountain in Africa. 2. The kingdom of Siam became modern-day Thailand. 3. Dandelions can be a problem for gardeners. 4. Sue Mishima should be a lawyer or a...

English
Essay about social media like mxit Face-book and Twitter have changed human relationships

Social Studies
3. General Eisenhower was the leader of what coordinate effort of the Allies during the war? A. defeating Germany on the Eastern Front at the Battle of Stalingrad B. organizing the meeting for the Potsdam Declaration C. Coordinating a naval attack to end the German submarine ...

English
So I am answering some questions regarding the motifs of Macbeth. I was wondering if the quotes I have chosen are the right choices for each motif. I'm supposed to find quotes from the closing lines of Malcolm after killing Macbeth 1. Fair is foul and foul is fair (Not really ...

English- thesis statements
I am writing a synthesis essay over multiple different sources. I have started writing my essay about how unhealthy relationships are often hard to spot and about how we often tell ourselves everything is fine and make up a vision in our heads of what we think the relationship...

Math
Hello. I'm not a native English speaker. I have a math assignment and I need to explain the process of this equation. y=14.2x+19.3 542 = 14.2x+19.3 542-19.3 = 14.2x 522.7 = 14.2x x = 36.8… I don't know how to explain this in English, can anyone please help me? ;(

english
what is the best paraphase of these lines. #1 A saturated meadow, #2 Than the trees around were tall:

english
what type of figurative language is in these lines, 1.And the air was stifling sweet 2.With the breath of any flowers,----

english
which set of words, below could be used to describe the disperal of seeds to a new region 1.wings, legs, migration 2.invasive, exotic, continental drift 3.biogeography, adaptation, survival, 4.wind, water, animal feces and if you know the rest can you help me

English
On the Pulse of Morning say's: "No less to Midas than the mendicant. No less to you now than the mastodon then." I don't get this what is this part referring to or saying?

English
From the poem On the Pulse of Morning say's: "Do not be wedded forever To fear, yoked eternally To brutishness." I understand "Do not be wedded forever To fear" or in other words don't let fear get to you but what about "yoked eternally To brutishness" What does that part mean?

english help asap
Senator Warren states that women are "ready to fight back" against unequal pay. Is this a valid argument supported by accurate evidence? A.No; Warren weakens her point by noting that "Today, more young women go to college than men." B.Yes; Warren supports her point by noting ...

English
The title “Another Evening at the Club” is close in meaning to “Just Another Evening at the Club.” Given the events of the story, what is the significance of this meaning?

English
What is the simple subject of the sentence? 1. The first ones on the scene were our neighbors and they. ones

English
I'm asking many questions about the same poem "On the Pulse of Morning" because I have no thought on what it means stanza by stanza. Can someone explain it to me? I also don't understand this part: Take it into the palms of your hands. Mold it into the shape of your most ...

English
I don't understand this part of On the Pulse of Morning: History, despite its wrenching pain cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again

English
What does "your passages have been paid" from On the Pulse of Morning poem mean? "Here, root yourselves beside me. I am that Tree planted by the River, Which will not be moved I, the Rock, I the River, I the Tree I am yours, your passages have been paid."

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Choose the correct form of the pronoun in parentheses in each of the following sentences. 1. Two witnesses claimed that the burglar was (him, he). 2. The volunteers must be them,they) 3.Is the last performer (she, her) 4.The next speaker will be (him, he) 5. The guests of ...

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Which of the following statements describes a functional text? a. It provides a first-person account of a personal experience. b. The primary purpose is to provide information to perform a task. c. The primary purpose is to construct a logical argument. d. The author's ...

English help urgent
Why are the outsides of the buildings in Philbert Place so darkened ? London weather is foggy. <<my choice They were once attractive. They are stained with soot. The area is too crowded.

english
1.Even though he had been driving for five hours, Jacob was not (A. inclined, B. coherent, C. nuanced, D. incisive) to rest or trade spots with anyone else in the car. Although he was accustomed to sarcasm, Alex was not prepared for the comedian's biting, ( A. quaint, B. ...

english 101
choose the best word? If they----that the weather was going to be so bad, they wouldn’t have gone to the beach. Were knowing/had known/known/knew my answer is known

english 101
select your answer? Jf Kennedy was a senator before he --- -- president in 1960. Has elected/was electing/was elected/elected my answer is was elected

english
Which words or phrases in this excerpt from Elizabeth Bishop's "The Fish" compare the fish to an old, experienced soldier? A green line, frayed at the end (A) where he broke it, two heavier lines, and a fine black thread still crimped from the strain and snap (b)when it broke ...

English
Which BEST identifies and explains the function of the word gardening as it is used in this sentence? Gardening is a pleasant and productive pastime for people of all ages. A) In the selected sentence, the word gardening is a gerund, and the gerund phrase functions as the ...

English
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter ...

English
Francis is writing an argumentative essay. Which describes the MOST effective way for him to organize the reasons and evidence clearly? A) Restate the claim, provide final statements, and rephrase your claim. B) Include at least three specific detailed examples after you have ...

English
Pogo Sticks Your great-grandmother may have used a pogo stick as a young girl, because these toys have been around for a long time. They were invented by George B. Hansburg in Germany in 1919, and originally were made of wood. When an American company ordered the first large ...

English
I need help on these four questions. I was sick from class one day and now I am very confused about what is happening in Romeo and Juliet. Here are the questions in need help with: 15. A foil is a character that highlights, through sharp contrast, another character's ...

English
If a writer wanted to put emphasis on the person doing an action, which of these statements would be the best choice? A) active voice B) passive voice C) subjunctive mood D) interrogative mood A?

English
You are assigned to write an essay which must maintain the indicative mood throughout. Which of the choices below would need to be removed or revised? A) Have you ever wished for anything so badly that it hurt not to have it? B) I often walk down the street near my house, deep...

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