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July 31, 2015

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English
1. I couldn't go to school for some weeks. 2.I couldn't go to school some weeks. ============ Can we delete 'for' as in #2?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I want to help Mohamed look for my school's gym. 2. I want to help Mohamed look for my school gym. 3. I want to help Mohamed look for the gym of our school. 4. I want to help Mohamed look for the gym of my school. ================ Which ones are grammatical? Can we use #1?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

English
I'm writing an essay about poetry. My thesis is how literal language used in poetry create more still and concrete image, while poetry that uses figurative language proves more feeling. I just have no idea how to start my introductory paragraph. What do I first say in the ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Annonymous

English
I need to write a speech that covers in detail five PowerPoint slides and is about five minutes long. Where do I start, and how do I organize the speech?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Anonymous

FRENCH
I have this assignment in french to write and translate our summary from a movie we just watched. I need help to translate. (Can you put this summary in Past too) (I already did the summary but words look odd even though I looked on word reference when getting the french ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Meghan

English, pls help ASAP!!
MY answers are below the poems, pls check them for me!!!! Match the category of poetry with the except or poem A. Poetry of place B. Poetry of spirit C. Poetry of nature D. Poetry of family think it is (in order): Poetry of Nature, Poetry of Place, Poetry of Spirit, and Poetry...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Anny

History/ Civics
1.How did the capture of Vicksburg, Mississippi, take advantage of a Confederate weakness? A-The Confederacy had few soldiers and relied on its well-trained generals to win battles. B- The Confederacy had few weapons manufacturers and relied on Vicksburg for ammunition. C- The...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Jane

English
Hello. I'll really appreciate it if you help me with a few questions. 1)Is the article used in the context "I am late for the (?) class"? 2) What is a natural way to ask a question the answer to which will be "twenty minutes, I am 20 minutes late for work.&...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Nalmi

English
Why traditional African marriage is an advantage for men only not women?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Anonymous

English
English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by laali

English
Comma or semicolon? He seemed like a cat, one that was afraid of strangers.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Anonymous

English
why is traditional african is an advantage for men only ,not women?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Lindokuhle

English
1. We can save environment when we don't make junk any more. 2. If you run every day, you will get health. 3. We can save the electricity when we turn off the computer. ==================== Q1: Are they all grammatical? Q2: Do we have to use 'the' before ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

English
What type of society & government is Brave New World by Aldous Huxley? And what aspect from the novel is relatable to history or modern society? I need to find something to challenge(a topic/idea/argument Huxley made in his novel) and write a research paper to back up my ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Beth

English
1. If it snows tomorrow, I will rest. 2. If you run every day, you are very strong. (Are both grammatical?)
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

English 4
Victorian England women were expected to have sex with only one man, their husband. is that true ?
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

English
I am doing a research are you suppose to write numbers out of words in the paper?
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by m

English and Language Arts
Which of the following would you find in the new English and Language Arts curriculum guidelines? A: An oral language program only at the primary grades B: A phonics program at all grades C: A writing program at all grades D: A study of core literacy works only in junior high
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Bree

English 4
Victorian era and Victorian England are the same ?
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
what point Gordimer is trying to illustrate through the contrast in “The Train from Rhodesia” between the description of the wooden figures and the description of the begging children.
 I need help with this ! :(
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
"The Demon Lover" by Elizabeth Bowen After she reads the letter, Mrs. Drover in “The Demon Lover” examines her reflection in the mirror. What do we learn about Mrs. Drover, based on what she sees in the mirror? Support your answer with an example from the ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

english 4
What can you conclude that the Shadow represents in Part V of “The Hollow Men”? Use one or two details from the poem to support your interpretation. 
The last stanza is repetitive, saddening and hopeless, following the general impression of the poem. “Here...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
In “Ulysses,” the speaker declares,“I am a part of all that I have met:/Yet all experience is an arch wherethrough/Gleams that untraveled world, whose margin fades/Forever and forever when I move” (lines 18-21). What does this quotation tell readers about ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Ciara

English, pls help
Pls help "About Russell" 27. During "the greatest kickball game ever," Russell (1 point) scores the winning point. leaves with the ball. causes his team to lose. starts an argument, ending the game. 28. When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Anny

english
Please check my answer because i don't know for Sure Which pronoun or pronouns correctly complete the sentence? Everybody had chosen __________ own meal to eat on the field trip. A. its B. his or her C. their D. they're I think it is either B or C but i don't know ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by TiffenyLPS

english
african merriage is an advantage for mans only not for womans?
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Nolwazi Gumede

english
Please help i don't understand this What kind of phrase is the underlined group of words? The puppy sat down on the carpet. A. adjective phrase B. appositive phrase C. adverb phrase
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by TiffenyLPS

english
traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by sakhile

English, pls help asap
Pls help "About Russell" 27. During "the greatest kickball game ever," Russell (1 point) scores the winning point. leaves with the ball. causes his team to lose. starts an argument, ending the game. 28. When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Anny

English
Decide if the quotation marks are used correctly. Have you read the story "A Rose for Emily"? correct incorrect I think it is correct but I am not sure...please help
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Cassie

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.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by eric

English
In Edgar Allan Poe’s poem “The Bells,” how does the tone change from the beginning to the end? from melancholic to scary from cheerful to sinister from peaceful to frenetic from hopeful to embittered
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Steve

English
"The Cask of Amontillado" Poe's use of a(n) _________________ narrator to tell the story heightens the uncertainty and sense of horror felt by the reader.
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Steve

English 4
In “On Making an Agreeable Marriage,” when Austen writes that “Mr. J. P.” has an “amiable mind, strict principles, just notions, and good habits,” what kind of persuasive appeal is she making to Fanny? She's making Fanny think positive things ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
In line 18 of Auden’s “In Memory of W. B. Yeats.” The poet Yeats is described as being “scattered among a hundred cities” after his death. Explain what the speaker means by this phrase. The speaker means that nobody really cared about his death. Nobody...
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Ciara

English
I need help writing a strong on the point thesis. What is the effect exercise has on stress, health, and aging? It's for research paper. This is what I have - Although exercise may cause pain and discomfort, it benefits overall health in the long run
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Himanshu

English 4
Use your own words to explain why Helen’s thoughts do not wander when Miss Temple is teaching her. No not really because mis temple always has something to say and its always something new, and every time she says something its always agreeable.
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Ciara

English
In this sentence, f has to be omitted. Should f be italicized?
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Anonymous

English 4
In the excerpt from Hard Times, Dickens refers to an “adversary.” What is the meaning of this word? In the context of the final paragraph of the excerpt, who or what is the adversary being discussed? An adversary is generally considered to be a person, group, or ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Ciara

English
Should the first letter of these words be capitalized in this sentence or not? I'm quoting them from a poem, and they are not capitalized there. Should I add a comma before "diverged"? The words "diverged," "both," and "another day" ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Anonymous

english
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only, not women?
Monday, April 27, 2015 by nosisa

english
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Monday, April 27, 2015 by nosisa

English
Traditional marriage is an advantage for men only, not women
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Lyhleh

english
In the following sentence, what word does the participle phrase modify? Everyone in the annex heard her screaming loudly -Everyone -Annex -Heard -Her** Which sentence contains are participle phrase? -She wants so spend time writing. -Her job is giving the attic dwellers their ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 by mayaaa

english
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for men yes or n o?
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Nonceba mhlongo

English
In the short story "Test" by Theordore Thomas, it is carefully constructed to offer the readers many unexpected twists and turns. Identify these twists and explain how the author intetionally misleads the audience in each case. Please help!! Thank you for your time~
Monday, April 27, 2015 by Beth

English
As an African American, Angelou experienced firsthand racial prejudices and discrimination in Arkansas. She also suffered at the hands of a family associate around the age of 7: can someone reword so I cant understand?
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by thi

english
how does rebellion and conformity play a role with mr. rotchester in "jane eyre" and jack in "the importance of being earnest"
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by lauren

English
Is this sentence punctuated correctly? At elementary school, my teacher delighted in handing me worksheets crowded with row upon row of three to five digit long division problems.
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by Luke

english
how does rebellion and conformity play a role with mr. rotchester in "jane eyre" and jack in "the importance of being earnest" thank you
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by lauren

math
King Arthur II has problems with pronouncing the digit 3. People are afraid of presenting something which includes 3 in it. The solution found is that if any number includes 3 as a digit, the number is divided by 2. This process continues as far as the new numbers include new ...
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by ani

English
Speech. ENGLISH IS THE LANGUAGE OF OPPORTUNITY,WHY BOTHER TO TEACH INDIGENEOUS LANGAUGES?
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by Ida

English?
I Am Green I Sip Tea What Am I Can someone answer this riddle it has 6 letters, 2 words --- ---
Saturday, April 25, 2015 by thi

english
I'm writing a speech about a mythical character/legendary hero that i admire what are the reasons why i admire him or her that i could write about? thanks in advance.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 by ms.sue help

English 4
Describe the tone of the final line in “Anthem for Doomed Youth.” What specific words help to establish this tone? The speaker ends with an image of blinds being drawn before dark. That word "slow" reflects the way the poem has been slowing down throughout ...
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Ciara

English
What is the part of speech for the word have in the following sentence? Does she have the flu?
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Luanne

English
What does Georgiana represent in "The Birthmark"? feminine perfection<----- evil and greed the rewards of hard work the price of madness
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Sara

English
WORDS: Averse Detract Disdain Divulge Elation Endow Expulsion Mortified Nullified Ominous ------------- Some people are so (1)averse to living near a nuclear plant that they want the plant’s license to be (2)nullify. They say the plant infringes on every homeowner’s ...
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Sora

English 4
How does the playing of scales echo the return to tradition in “Prayer”? A. Scales are ornamental and challenging. B. Scales are foundational and methodical. C. The meter of scales matches that of the sonnet. D. The piano is a source of traditional music. B ?
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
In “The Rocking-Horse Winner,” Paul's ability to predict winning horses is ____. A. discreet B. brazening C. uncanny D. remonstrated A ?
Friday, April 24, 2015 by Ciara

English
From the book The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde, which sentence from the passage provides the best expression of the theme? A."It's perfectly easy to be cynical. " B. "... once a week is quite enough to dine with one's own relations." C...
Friday, April 24, 2015 by pink

English
I have a major poetry test tomorrow and I just wanted to know how to tell apart a blank verse from a free verse. Thanks
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Linda

English 4
Sonnet 43 is mainly about A. the death of the speaker's beloved. B. the appearance of the speaker's beloved. C. the ways in which the speaker loves her beloved. D. the speaker's religious beliefs. B ?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
Parallel structure is the A. use of lines that are all more or less the same length. B. dispersal of thematic elements evenly throughout a work. C. balanced arrangement of stanzas in the sections of a narrative poem. D. use of repeated words, phrases, or grammatical forms. b ??
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
Which words best describe the character of the bridegroom in “Woo'd and Married and A'”? A. clever and wise B. foolish and poor C. wealthy and wise D. irresponsible and clever A?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Ciara

english 4
Which vocabulary word correctly completes this sentence? After reading Chapman’s translation of Homer, Keats’s _____ about classic literature increased. A. vintage B. ken C. requiem D. teeming D?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
When the speaker of “Ode to the West Wind” speaks of the impulse of the wind’s strength, to what is he referring? A. the sound of the wind B. the force driving the wind forward C. the weakening of the wind D. the random nature of the wind’s direction B??
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Ciara

English
From which statement in The Governess could you conclude that mistress is self important? A. I didn't bother making a note of it because I always do it*** B. Maybe you heard forty when I said thirty C. I excelled in mathematics. He gets that from his mother. D. The saucer ...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Abby

english
Assonance is the repetition of?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by O'Sheanna

English
Criticism-related expressions 1. Shame on you. 2. You have no shame. 3. You're insane/crazy. 4. Have you lost your mind? 5. Are you out of your mind? 6. He must have stolen the money. 7. Your writing is terrible. 8. Your explanation is totally wrong. 9. 10. (Are they right...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by rfvv

English
Complaint-related expressions 1. I've got a complaint against him. 2. As for me, I'm not satisfied. 3. I'm really sick and tired of my job. 4. It's boring, isn't it. 5. Why are you acting this way. 6. Behave. 7. I'm not satisfied with my grades. 8. 9. (...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by rfvv

English
Permission related expressions 1. You may/can go back home now. 2. You were permitted to join the club. 3. You were allowed to go hunting with us. 4. 5. (Are they grammatical? Would you name some other expressions related to 'permission'?)
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by rfvv

English
In these sentences which verb should be chosen? The public also views/view other sculptures at the memorial. I think Views because public is plural? Mathematics fail/fails to explain the wall's dramatic effect. Fail?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by kelley

English
why traditional African marriage is an advantage for a men only , not women
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by thandolwethu

Research Question for English
How does a person inherit intelligence from someone else?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Mary

Social Studies
1. Which is a key factor that affects the climate of mountainous Latin America? (2 points) • snow • El Niño • elevation • sea breezes 2. Which statement best describes the economies of Central America? (2 points) • Central America's economy ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Nathan

English
What do you take to school? 1. I take the number 2 bus. 2. I take number 2 bus. 3. I take the bus number 2. 4. I take bus number 2. =========== Which one is grammatical and commonly sed?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by rfvv

English Research
What are some things you can inherit from your parents?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Mary

Lumuka secondary school
What job can I do while I am doing Agricultural Sciences, Maths Literacy, Geography, Life Sciences, Life Orientation, Tsonga ang English.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Tsakani shilaluke

English
What do you take to school? 1. I take notebooks, textbooks and pencils. 2. I take a bus to school. ======================== What is the answer to the question?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. How do you go to school? By bus? Nio, I go there by subway. 2. What do you take to school? By bus? Nio, I go there by subway. ========================= Is #1 the same as #2? Can we use 'What do you take to school?' instead of 'How do you go to school?'
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. It is 3 dollars to take the subway. ============== Is this sentence grammatical? What does 'It' refer to in the sentence? Does 'It' refer to 'the subway' or ' to take the subway'?
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Many American people have two houses. 2. Each American has two houses. ================= Does #1 mean #2?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
Thank you very much for your help. One more questions goes.... 1. We have 25 boys in our class. All of them have a TV at home. 2. We have 25 boys in our class. They have a TV at home. ====================== #1 mean each boy has a TV at home. Am I right? #2 means the same thing...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I have a pen. 2. I don't have a pen. 3. I have not a pen. 4. Do you have a pen? 5. Have you a pen? ============= Are they all grammatical? Do they use #3 and #5 in The UK?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Many people have a car these days in the country. 2. Many people have cars these days in the country. =============== Are both OK? Does #1 mean each person has a car?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. A lot of Russian families have a dacha. 2. A lot of Russian families have dachas. ================ Are both correct? Does #1 mean that each family has a dacha?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
In america, our government is based on the principles of society and the rights of man. do you agree or disagree? List at list 3 example.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by Allen

English
What are you like? What's your personality like? What's your personality? What's your character like? What's your character? Describe your personality. ================== Are the questions all grammatical? Which ones are commonly used?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Many Russian families spend weekends at their dacha. 2. Many Russian families spend weekends at their dachas. =============== Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? Then which one is commonly used?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

MATHS LIT,CAT,TOURISM,ENGLISH,SETSWANA
What can i do with with this subjects
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by Clement motsepe

English
1. She is a medium height woman. 2. She is medium height. 3. She is of medium height. 4. She is a woman of medium height. =================== Are they all grammatical? Which ones are right?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
Mom came to Emily's room and found the window was open. It was raining hard outside. Because the window was opened, the books on the desk were wet. A: Emily, look at the books. They are all wet. B1:Oh, no. I'm sorry. I forgot to close the window. B2:Oh,dear. I'm ...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
What can you do to save the environment? 1. I'd better take the stairs instead of the elevator. 2. I'd better turn off the light when I don't use it. 3. I'd better turn off the tap water when I am not using it. 4. I'd better not use paper cups or plates. 5...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. I am on my own today. 2. I am loney today. 3. I am alone today. 4. I am lone today. =================== Are they the same in meaning and grammatical?
Monday, April 20, 2015 by rfvv

english
We have to find the right linking verb. 1.) It was she/her who was the director. She 2.) The owner of the recording equipment was me/I. I 3.) The engineer helping with the recording was her/she. She 4.) The person testing how the microphone sounded was I/me. I 5.) The ...
Monday, April 20, 2015 by Ben

English
In this sentence Most of my time at the party were/was spent playing two games. Should we pick was since the pronoun is singular
Monday, April 20, 2015 by Kelley

English
By the time we got there, the seals (have or had) barked twice
Monday, April 20, 2015 by Pat

english
In the poem " The Arrow and the song" which form best describes the poem this excerp is from?
Monday, April 20, 2015 by tyler green

English
1. Emily likes winter because she can see snow in the mountains. 2. Emily likes winter because she can watch snow in the mountains. 3. Emily likes winter because she can look at snow in the mountains. =================== Which verb should we use?
Monday, April 20, 2015 by rfvv

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