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September 2, 2015

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English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A.) The most popular house pets are as follows; dogs, cats, and birds. B.) The most popular house pets are as follows: dogs, cats, and birds. C.) The most popular house pets are as follows, dogs, cats, and birds. D.) The most popular ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A.) The ladie's room is on the other side of the building. B.) Marcias' attempt at making dinner was a smashing success. C.) The children's playroom was a metaphorical beehive of activity. D.) The music industries's ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which sentence is punctuated incorrectly? A.) When you get there, you will see him, of course. B.) Hey, Chris, do you want to watch the game on TV tonight? C.) Needless to say, nobody thought that her joke was particularly funny. D.) The story was, far too long and way too ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A.) On January 1, 2019 most of the charity's activities will cease. B.) Most of the charity's activities will cease in January 2019. C.) The president live at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20500. D.) The president...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which sentence is puncuated correctly? A.) Dogs cats and hamsters are animals, that you are unlikely to find in a zoo. B.) Dogs, cats, and hamsters are animals that you are unlikely to find in a zoo. C.) Dogs, cats and hamsters, are animals that you are unlikely to find in a ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English - Reed
One more Reed - Read these lines from William Butler Yeat's "The Second Coming." "Turning and turning in the widening gyre/The falcon cannot hear the falconer;/ Things fall apart; the center cannot hold;/Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world..." Which ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which sentence from George Orwell's "Shooting an Elephant" is the best example of Orwell's intentional use of irony? A. "I had almost made up my mind that the whole story was a pack of lies, when he heard yells a little distance away." B. "If ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Read these lines from Siegfried Sassoon's "Dreamers." "And mocked by hopeless longing to regain/Bank holidays, and picture shows, and spats,/And going to the office in the train." which of these can be found in this excerpt? Which of these can be found ...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Read this sentence from Virginia Woolf's A Room of One's Own. "They had no money evidently; according to Professor Trevelyan they were married whether they liked it or not before they were out of the nurssery, at fifteen or sixteen very likely." Her reference...
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Which of these is an example of a word divided correctly at the end of a line? A. A-merica B. squee-zed C.unbelievab-ly D. un-believably****** I am not positive here but D looks right...?
Friday, May 8, 2015 by Cassie

English
Did you read the four-frame comic strip in the newspaper? Especially the third frame was very funny. Don't you think so? ===================== Is this short passage grammatical? Which parts should be corrected? Thank you.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
A doctor is a person who is helping little children. (picture: A female doctor is examining a little girl.) ================ If a kid describes the picture like that, is it grammatical based on the definition of 'doctor'?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
How long does it take to get there? 1. It takes 40 minutes. 2. It does take 40 minutes. ========================= #1 is right. What about #2? If a kid writes '#2' as an answer to the question, do we have to make it right or not?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. If yoiu run every day, you will get health. 2. If you run every day, you will get healthy? ========================== Are both grammatical? Which one is commonly used? Do we have to use 'health' or 'healthy'?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. A doctor is a person who cares for sick people. 2. A doctor is a person who cares sick people. =============== Can we use both expressions? Is #2 grammatical? "Care" is used here without 'for'?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
I am "applying"(practicing writing resumes in english) for a leadership position at a local non profit and I am writing my cover letter, expressing why I want to serve as a president or marketing director. Though this is my first time taking on an exec position role ...
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by Wendy

History Check Please
1. One reason Texans elected William Clements governor in 1978 was his (1 point) political experience. lack of political experience.* support for urban dwellers. association with the Democrats. 2. Workers in maquiladoras (1 point) receive low wages. receive high wages. are ...
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by YOLO

english
English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous languages
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by speech

English
How to write introduction for speech?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by Agrippa

English
English is a language of opportunity why brother to teach indigenous language
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by eunicia

English
1. Cut off the upper part of your old T-shirt. 2. Cut out the upper part of your old T-shirt. 3. Make a cut of the upper part of your old T-shirt. 4. Make cuts of the upper part of your old T-shirt. ====================== Are they all grammatical? Which expression should we use?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by rfvv

English
What are some issues that many Hispanic poets used in his poems ? Appoints two or more subjects, at least.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 by Ciara

English
True or false? An audience would give much praise to a pathetic speaker.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 by Victoria

english
"I hope this song will help you to bring your country back to its stage it was and motivate to develop it more further. " Since the logic of the dialogue is not correct; write a short reply going against him. ( DEBATE )
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 by peter

English
This excerpt highlights the Maori cultural value family members should ______ one another
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 by Shy'ane

English
1. Take off the poster from the wall. 2. Take the poster off the wall. 3. Put on the poster on the wall. 4. Put the poster on the wall. ========================= Which ones are grammatical?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. Don't you get lonely being on your own all day? 2. Don't you get lonely if you are on your own all day? 3. Don't you get lonely when you are on your own all day? =================== Does #1 mean #2 or #3? Can we substitute 'alone' for 'on your own'?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by rfvv

English
Can someone please tell me if this poem is in iambic pentameter? I really don't understand it. Thank you. I love a boy who will never be mine. When he speaks, I don't hear anything else. He is like sunshine on a gloomy day. When he laughs it sounds like he is singing, ...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Anonymous

English
(Speech ) English is the language of opportunities. Why bother to teach indigenous languages? I
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Anonymous

English
It is good but not good enough. Do I need a comma before "but"?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Anonymous

question
Tomorrow is my English exam. do you think I can get high marks?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by verver

English
The passage below contains a total of ten pronouns. How many of the pronouns in the passage below are in the nominative case? "Teach me, O Lord the way of thy statutes; and I shall keep it unto the end. Give me understanding and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe ...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Anonymous

English
1. I lost my watch. I must buy a new one. 2.I lost my watch. I must buy a new it. 3. I saw a big one. 4. He has a small one. Is #1 grammatical? What about #2? Is #2 ungrmmatical? Can we use the pattern, 'a adjective one' only?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. It's no use worrying about it. 2. It's no use to worry about it. 3. There is no use worrying about it. 4. There is no use to worry about it. Which ones are grammatical? In #1 and #2, does 'it' on the left refer to 'worrying about it'?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by rfvv

English
What is the difference between 'scarf' and 'muffler'?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by rfvv

English 4
I know this is a Internal rhyme “ The guests are met , the feast is set” “ The Wedding Guest here beat his breast” But I need to know the effect of what is the tone or mood or theme in these two lines in the poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Ciara

english grammar
6. In which of the following sentences is a semicolon used correctly.? I chose A.,joe watered the garden;however,the plants did not grow.
Monday, May 4, 2015 by eve

English
I need a comparison for saying I love you for the first time and an explanation for it.
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Anne

English
The transgression of being alone in the State is like bullying in our society. Can you explain to me how this is an analogy. We came up with this analogy for Anthem by Ayn Rand and I don't see how this like an analogy. Please explain.
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Anne

English 4 !
I know this is Assonance “ The ship was cheer’d, the Harbour clear’d “ Twas sad as sad could be;” But I need to know the effect of what is the tone or mood or theme in these two lines in the poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Ciara

English 4
I know these lines are Consonance “He shone bright , and on the right” “ Went down into the sea” But I need to know the effect of what is the tone or mood or theme in these two lines in the poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel Taylor ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Ciara

English 4 !
I know these lines are Alliteration "The breezes blew , the white foam flew, “ “ The furrow follow’d free “ But I need to know the effect of what is the tone or mood or theme in these two lines in the poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Ciara

English
in lord of the flies my character is Simon. I'm writing my concluding sentence and I can't quite figure out how to end it Simon is the most unique character in the novel. with his kindness and independent personality he is............ plz help finish
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Leo

english
I have to do this ethos, pathos, & logos research project then I have to put it in a powerpoint. What would Samsung & Land rover be? Would it be ethos, pathos, or logos?
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Clarissa

English
Advantage of african married man
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Olebogeng

English
In this sentence, How often does the C train run? Do I need a period after the C?
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Kelley

ENGLISH
AFRICAN SLAUGHTER RITUALS SHOULD BE ALLOWED IN THE SUBURBS
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Lindokuhle

English
I have to do this ethos, pathos, & logos research project. What would Samsung & Land rover be?
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Clarissa

english
David asked “if the Week 4 assignment needed to be uploaded to Waypoint.”
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Anonymous

English
In the short story "There Will Come Soft Rains" by Ray Bradbury, what are some examples in the text of contrast? I have one, how the imagery of surrounding is gruesome juxtaposed against the cheerful moment of bliss of the children playing ball, yet again contrasted ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Linda

English
Why marriege is an advantage for men not only for woman?
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by Yamkela

English
Traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by Scelo

english/polsci essay excerpt edit
Can someone edit this? Also, does anyone edit whole papers? During the Vietnam War (1954), Richard Nixon invaded Cambodia and secretly made treaties with the Vietnam leader Hi Chi Minh void of Congressional approval. Further still, he refused to enact a spending bill passed by...
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by christine

English
Why is it that Ray Bradbury wrote Fahrenheit 451 during the 1950s?
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by Anonymous

english
traditional african marrriage is an advatage for men only
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by shanice

Lukhanyo
English is the language of opportunity. Why bother to teach indigenous languages
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by Basetsana

English
What are some analogies in Anthem by Ayn Rand from chapters 9-12
Saturday, May 2, 2015 by Jessica

English
Among the many marchers included,President Meyers who walked for the fifth time. Is this sentence OK, or how could I fix it?
Saturday, May 2, 2015 by Jenn

English
1. MLA formatting requires which of the following? A. double spacing throughout, including the Works Cited page B. half-inch margins C. a title page D. paragraphs indented one inch 2. In MLA, parenthetical references _______. A. are optional and may be interchanged with ...
Friday, May 1, 2015 by Jay

English/Writing
As you analyze an essay, you can use your own words to summarize the author’s key ideas and map out the organization of the essay’s key points. This is called A. critiquing. B. anchoring. C. summation. D. transcribing. B. anchoring
Thursday, April 30, 2015 by clary

English
In our text discussion, we compared a two-way conversation with a top-down situation, such as that which students encounter when listening to a lecture. What was this comparison intended to illustrate? A. The need to pay attention to an instructor’s lecture B. The value ...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 by clary

English Literature
Hello, I'm a English Literature student. I'm going to make a Project on William Shakespeare and John Milton. As I said, it's an English project, So please suggest me some good topics/title for both the projects. Also please give me some general tips and ideas. ...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 by Paakhi

English
1. We can turn off the switch when we go out home. 2. We can turn off the switch when we go out of home. 3. We can turn off the switch when we go out of my home. 4. We can turn off the switch when we go out of our home. --------------- Are these sentences grammatical? Which ...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 by rfvv

English
1. We can save water when I brush my teeth. 2. We can save water when we brush our teeth. 3. We can save water when we were brushing our teeth. ================ Is #1 correct? Is it logical? Is #2 better and correct? Is #3 the best? Thank you for your help.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

English
what should you do if you need to cite a book for which you don't know the author?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Steve

English
1. A doctor is a person who is trying for sick people. 2. If it snows tomorrow, I will play a snowball fight with my friends. ========================== Q1: Are both grammatical? Q2: Can we use 'play' instead of 'have' as in #2?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by rfvv

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

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