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May 30, 2015

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English
I recently wrote a research proposal on teamwork and the only feedback given was to "focus on a specific aspect of teamwork". What does that mean and do you have any suggestions? I was thinking that she could be talking about why it's important or something along...
Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 11:47am

English
For in text-citation with no author is this the right way to do this. I look it up Purdue Owl (“Pizza”).
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 9:21pm

English
For a in-text citation do you place a source without a author with quotations and parentheses?
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 7:43pm

English
I wanted start fresh on the Goetta one that I got help with last night and today. I was having hard when you guys were explain it me and get easily got frustrated.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 6:03pm

critical thinking
Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is d.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 5:14pm

English
Is the right way to do in text citations.when “you’re ready to go do something else’’ (Jordan).
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 4:19pm

English
Can check see if these the right way to do in text citations.when “you’re ready to go do something else’’ (Jordan).
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 3:56pm

English
Is this how would do a in text citation?“a dish of coarsely ground corn kernels boiled with water”
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 3:32pm

English
how do I analyze a story using tactics such as Formalist Biographical Psychological Historical Marxist New Historical Cultural Gender Feminist GLBTBC Mythology Reader response I have to analyze the story using any one of the tactics listed above.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:32pm

English check
Which quote believes that all of us have the ability to love? A. "Love is a binding force between two things that compels them to come together..." B. "Yet we do have the capacity to love not only other humans, but animals as well." C. "love would not ...
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:29pm

English
I have question to do I have reword the sentence because it give the definition for food the Goetta, which is made from mixed pork, beef, oaks and seasonings, packaged into a roll and then fried and severed hot. I dont want it to turn up as plagiarism in my paper?
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:14pm

Quick English check
'Cause I've had the time of my life And I owe it all to you I've been waiting for so long Now I've finally gound someone To stand by me We saw the writing on the wall As we felt this magical fantasy 4. Read stanza two... The tone of this stanza can be best ...
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 11:49am

Quick English check
Now with passion in our eyes There's no way we could disguise it secretly So we take each other's hand Because we seem to understand the urgency In the third stanza, the word disguised means- A. Inportance B. Dress up as C. Hide D. Change appearance I chose C. 2. Which...
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 11:40am

English
what is the story behind the monkey's paw- how does it link to fate how does the writer present this? Can you please answer this question using this quote: " "It had a spell put on it by an old fakir," said the sergeant-major, "a very holy man. He ...
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 11:30am

English
How do in-text citations?
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 8:18pm

English
For a in -citation did you put last name in quotes like this (Mary)
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 7:50pm

English
I have question to do I have reword sentence because it give the definition for food the Goetta, which is made from mixed pork, beef, oaks and seasonings, packaged into a roll and then fried and severed hot. I dont want it to turn up as plagiarism in my paper?
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6:16pm

English
I cannot figure out to cite this website in easybib? Why the Midwest rules on the sat
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 5:23pm

English 2
Which statement does NOT describe a major difference between Franklin’s and Cisneros’ life and writing goals? A. He records his own life and she documents the lives of her and her community. B. He wants to achieve moral perfection and she wants to express herself. C...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 4:53pm

English
I was just given this sheet in class and my teacher didn't help me at all.. She seems more concerned with her phone than teaching the class.. can someone help me do a few of these so I can understand? all prepositional phrases in parentheses. Underline the subject or ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 12:11pm

English
List three examples of dramatic or situational irony in Animal Farm, then state what is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot. Dramatic irony: 1. Some characters in the book Believe Boxer was taken to the hospital, and died there peacefully. What ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 11:03am

English
Several of the characters in The Odyssey experience conflict. List three characters, state a conflict of theirs and briefly tell how they resolve it. Odysseus: Must defeat the cyclops, does so by blinding it. He and his men then tie themselves to the underbellies of sheep, so ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 10:23am

English
Hello. I am having trouble writing an essay for this topic: What is the importance of taking advice and suggestions from others? I was wondering if someone could give me some tips and some inspiration on how to write this. I'am still stuck on the introductory paragraph. ...
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 2:27am

English
1. It's very noisy here. 2. I can't stand it anymore. =========================== What does 'it' refer to in #1? What does 'it' refer to in #2? Are both refer to the same thing?
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:25pm

English
Are theses sentences simple or compound sentences? Alex's younger brother, Cameron, and two other friends also became interested in the benefit. I think simple because it is just one independent clause. They would charge people for a dinner and hold the auction at the ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 8:28pm

english
I need help with my essay can anyone read over it and give me pointers?
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 6:25pm

english
I need help on finding 3 positive points on: why EBT cards should not be banned at fast food restaurants.
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 6:21pm

English
I need help with the following poem analysis, I do not know what it is saying! FOGHORN Surely that moan is not the thing That men thought they were making, when they Put it there, for their own necessities That throat does not call to anything human But to something men had ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 1:15pm

English
What does the “General Prologue” (in the canterbury tales) reveal about the values of society? How does the text reflect cultural attitudes? Look for patterns and repetitions. Do certain words, phrases, images or situations recur? Identify what effect those ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 12:36pm

english
english is the language of an opportunity. Why bother to teach indigenous languages?
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 12:10pm

English help :)
Aunt Elizabeth’s Dream Matthew Ramirez 1United States, 1919. Hanna and her sister, Ali, anxiously await their mother’s return. Their mother, who is the niece of the late Elizabeth Cady Stanton, is out voting for the first time since the passage of the Nineteenth ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:12am

English-Please Help
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:10am

English
1. The pianist whom I like most is Kissin. 2. The pianist who I like most is Kissin. ------------------------------ #1 is grammatical, right? What about #2? Can we use 'who' instead of 'whom'?
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 5:46am

English
1. Our school has a great audiovisual room. If Mohamed visits our school, i want to take him to the audiovisual room to watch a movie about Korea. 2. Our school has a great music room. If Mohamed visits our school, I want to teach him to learn Arirang, a famous Korean song in ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 5:44am

English
1. I had better put less food on my plate tomorrow. 2. I had better put less food on my dish tomorrow. 3. I had better put less food on my bowl tomorrow. ================ What is the difference among 'plate,' 'dish' and 'bowl? Are 'plate' and '...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 1:20am

Pls help me - English
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And ...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 1:14am

Quick English check
(21) Before they leave this festival, many visit the insect petting zoo. (22) Scientists believe some insects have been on Earth since prehistoric times. (23) Children line up for the opportunity to hold strange bugs of all kinds. (24) Most people agree that Purdue's Bug ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:45pm

Quick english check
(14) National news agencies are always on hand. (15) They take pictures and interview the people who participate in this stage event. 1. How should sentences 14 and 15 be combined? A. National news agencies are always on hand because they interview the people who participate ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:37pm

English
A big difference in the South is that people drink a lot of sweet tea and drink a soda called Rcola which is not found in the Midwest. Another common food is found in South is fried green tomatoes. One food that is found in the South is grit it is a dish of coarsely ground ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:33pm

english
five paragraph eassy about the journey by mary oliver
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:46pm

english
five eassy paragraph about thejourney by mary oliver
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:17pm

Ethics and Technology
Programming languages were developed in order to: A. make it possible to program computers in English. B. make programming faster and less error-prone. C. speed translations between America and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. D. improve the computation speed of computers...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:15pm

Quick English check
(6) At first glance Bug Bowl events may seem rather ordinary, but a closer look reveals some surprises. (7) The races aren't relay or sack races; they are!@#$%^&roach races. (8) Held at Pudue's Roach Hill Downs, these races are quite popular with visitors, who are ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:15am

Quick English check
(6) At first glance Bug Bowl events may seem rather ordinary, but a closer look reveals some surprises. (7) The races aren't relay or sack races; they are!@#$%^&roach races. (8) Held at Pudue's Roach Hill Downs, these races are quite popular with visitors, who are ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:04am

Quick english check
15) I was stuck with so many needles that Shannon laughed and said, Now you understand what it feels like to be me!" What change should be made in sentence 15? A. Insert a colon after stuck B. Change that to then C. Delete the comma D. Insert the quotation marks before ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:54am

english
“It is fifty-one years since we first met, and we have been busy through every one of them, stirring up the world to recognize the rights of women,” Susan B. Anthony wrote her friend Elizabeth Cady Stanton in 1902. The letter, in honor of Stanton’s eighty-...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:13am

english
What reason is given for the lack of progress made after the Seneca Falls Convention? A)The Seneca Falls Declaration was not persuasive enough. B)The abolition movement consumed all of the nation's attention. C)Women across the country did not support the reforms being ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:19am

english
These are the times that try men’s souls: The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it NOW, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman. Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:12am

Help- English
The poem 1. I sit on the bank in my special place, 2. Feel the breeze that lifts my hair, 3. And watch the ripples run across the river. 4. It is so peaceful here. 5. Deep enough to justify a fishing pole, 6. Quiet enough for my every thought, 7. The perfect place to ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:21am

english
five paragraph eassy about the journey by mary oliver
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:02am

English
The boy was asked to read the sentences on the page. He started to read the first sentence and then the next sentence...There was a pause...The teacher said " _______" 1. Go ahead. 2. Go on. 3. Keep on. 4. Keep on reading. (Can we use all the expressions in the blank...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 1:39am

English
I need help with my essay for the book things fall apart The prompt is: what happens when different cultures collide. I don't know how to actually do an essay I need an attention grabber, connector, thesis so basically a ACT also like a melcon I don't know where to ...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:11am

English-please help
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And ...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:11pm

English
1. It is fifteen past three. 2. It is fifteen after three. 3. It is a quarter after three. 4. It is three quarters after/past two. (Are they all the same and grammatical?) 5.It is ten before three. 6. It is ten minutes before three. 7. It is ten minutes before three p.m. 8. it...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:03pm

Language Arts
The word ensemble is an English word borrowed from French, based on the French word meaning "together." In which of the following sentences is the word used incorrectly? A. The string quartet is a popular ensemble, and it always plays at graduation. B. Michele wore a...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 12:12am

English
English - rfvv, Monday, March 16, 2015 at 11:17pm 1. I am good at playing the piano. 2. I am good at the piano. 3. I am good at playing basketball. 4. I am good at basketball. ================= Are they all grammatical?
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 11:54pm

English
1. Memorize all the sentences on the page. Raise your hand if you want to recite all the sentences here. 2. Memorize all the sentences on the page. Raise your hand if you want to talk about all the sentences here. 3. Memorize all the sentences on the page. Raise your hand if ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 9:07pm

English.
O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name, Or if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love, And I’ll no longer be a Capulet. Can someone help me change this into a greeting card quote ?
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 8:26pm

English
I need some help finding quotes with explanations of the quote for a greeting card. Can anyone list some quotes with the explanations?
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 8:03pm

English
Identify awkward or pretentious diction in the following sentences, and revise each sentence as necessary to improve clarity. 2. Let’s have a discussion of the essay you read for homework. 3. Khaya finally came to the realization that she preferred research to teaching. 4...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 5:05pm

English - Please help
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 4:03pm

English
I'm not seeing any of what the teacher is asking? can someone help Directions: Place all prepositional phrases in parentheses. Underline the subject or subjects once and DOUBLE underline or bold face the verb or verbs 1. Sandy’s revealing suit attracted stares from ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 3:39pm

english
Dear Ms. Sue, thank you for your answer. I'm not a native speaker, but I also feel that "Higher Educational Institution" sounds a bit strange, however, it's the official name of the institution (in all documents), so do you think Public Stock Company "...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 1:45pm

english
Hello. I would really appreciate some help. I need to translate the official name of a company into English. Please have a look and say whether the result sounds natural English: Public Joint Stock Company "Higher Educational Institution Delika Business University"...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 1:15pm

english
my friends were tenants in a certain house with backrooms. what part of speech is the word "certain" in this sentence?
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10:26am

english grammar, please corect my english grammare
darryl and shirly, invite you in a celebraion of marriage vows.
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10:09am

english grammar, please corect my english grammare
Invite you to share celebration of love as we exchange our marriage vows
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10:07am

English
Can you check my answers for "To Kill A Mockingbird"? please help Chapter 1 from the passage that begins with "Maycomb was an old town" and ends with " Mrs. Dubose was plain hell" . 1. The narrator creates a mood for Maycomb primarily through the ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 1:39am

English
1. I'm very happy because I can go to school and study now. 2. I'm very happy that I can go to school and study now. 3. I'm very happy I can go to school and study now. -------------- Are both the same in meaning? Which one is popular, 'because' or '...
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 8:33pm

English
1. There were 40 seats for older children in the front and benches for little children at the back. 2. There were 40 seats for older children at the front and benches for little children in the back. -------------------------------------- Which preposition do we have to use? ...
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 8:31pm

english
how to unscramble letters to find name of country : 1. NLCIGSAD 2. NNSHOADE
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 8:25pm

English Literature
I read William G Mcloughlin's essay "Pietism and the American Character" and I didn t understand anything I need a brief summary of the main ideas
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 3:28pm

English help
In Star Wars: a new hope when did a father-son(uncle) experience separation?
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 1:03pm

english
'to claim exemption' means? I think it means to ask for or to claim for privilege Am i right?
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 5:27am

English Grammer
Please Help Check My Answers. 1. *****A. "The leaves," she explained, "can be anywhere from two to eight inches long." B. Nan said, "It can also have dark or light green leaves". C. "Also," she added. "the leaves' edges can be ...
Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 10:16pm

english
Researchers are LEAST likely to want to know which of the following from their sources?
Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 5:23pm

English
For a paragraph about the Midwest can culture, language, manners go into one paragraph?
Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 2:48pm

English
Should fragrances be allowed in schools? I need 3-4 reasons for no. the only one that i can think of would be that people are allergic to it. What are some other ones?
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 4:36pm

English
I am doing a compare and compassion essay. One paragraph has be about Midwest Food and the next paragraph about the South Food.How to add simlar and differences to each of this paragraphs?
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 2:53pm

english
The principal parts of a verb are A. present tense, past tense, future tense. B. present tense, present participle, past tense, past participle. C. base form, helping verb, past participle. D. base form, past tense, past participle, future tense.
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 1:34pm

English-Please Help
3. Based on the context clues, what is the meaning of the word catalpa in Line 27 of the poem? (The poem is Almost Summer Sky by Jacqueline Woodson) Line 27: No, upstate they got maple and catalpa and scotch pine, A a location upstate B a species of tree**** C a family of ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 12:04pm

English-Please Help
Based on the context clues, what is the meaning of the word catalpa in Line 27 of the poem? 27: No,m upstate they got maple and catalpa and scotch pine, A a location upstate B a species of tree**** C a family of birds D a dense puffy cloud In the previous question, what type ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 11:24am

english check answers
You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, but your last general understands Indian fighting. The ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 10:37am

English
8. What can readers infer from the following quote from Act V, Scene 3 of Romeo and Juliet? Romeo: O, be gone! By heaven, I love thee better than myself; For I come hither arm’d against myself: Stay not, be gone;--live, and hereafter say, A madman’s mercy bid thee ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 8:23am

English 9
. Read the following line from Romeo’s monologue in Act II, Scene 2 of Romeo and Juliet, where Shakespeare employs personification: Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, That thou her maid art far more fair than she: Be not ...
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 8:19am

English
How does the setting of this memoir affect its plot? What does this question means? memior? affect its plot?
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 10:50pm

English
It was a night to remember. Marian Anderson was one my favorite singers. Her rendition of the song “Were You There” ran through my head as we walked toward the Metropolitan Opera House. Of course, I listened to the radio when she sang at the Lincoln Memorial in ’...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 10:40pm

English
I need to write a research paper on a topic that is relevant to, or is present in a book after I have read it. I wish to know any suggestions on good books to read on which an obvious research topic can be extracted from(preferably history related but not limited to. I just ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:21pm

English.
Please check my answers? Letter of Recommendation Mary O'Dell PLTW Program Willow High School 1400 Old Tamah Road Irmo, SC 29067 April 11, 2007 Subject: Letter of Recommendation for Mr. Chris Moses To Whom It May Concern: Chris studied under my supervision as a student ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 7:01pm

English*Checking Answers*
Hello, can someone check my english answers? The story: You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 6:53pm

History
What was Samuel Slater's main contribution to textile manufacturing in New England? Getting children jobs in factories Finding work for women on farms Copying designs for machines in English factories Studying processes for assembly line workers Is it b Someone help me. ms...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 5:35pm

english confused
ive read this story over five times and still dont really get the meaning of bia's dream help plzz RED MESA, Arizona (Achieve3000, July 21, 2007). Although she grew up as a Diné, the term Navajo members use to describe their nation, young Andrethia Bia measured her ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 3:58pm

English
Which sentence is correct? It is a coupon to that store. It is a coupon for that store.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 1:46pm

english
Put the events in chronological order: (Points : 5) Potential Matches: 1 : FIRST 2 : FOURTH 3 : SECOND 4 : THIRD 5 : FIFTH Answer : Anne receives her diary on her 13th birthday. : Margot gets a call up to report to a German concentration camp. : The Frank family go into hiding...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 9:11am

English correction -- for rfvv
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Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 9:08am

English
Can I put this as a resolution even though it cause further conflict in a raisin in the sun? My internal conflict is Walter Lee wants to be the man of house and provide for his family but can't because of his current position in life My external conflict : Mama and Walter ...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:26am

English
Words: PRONE FLIPPANT PERCEPTION IMPASSE RELENTLESS REPRISAL ----------------------------------------​-------------- The waitresses in our local diner are (5)_____ to be funny and not always polite. If a customer says, "I'm ready to order now," he may get a...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 7:50am

English
Is this a good thesis statement? Walter Lee Younger faces both external and internal conflicts in the play which are ultimately resolved and can be seen through his clashes with his family, his thoughts and feelings and his decisions.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:42pm

English
For school I have to read Pride and Prejudice. My teacher gave us an assignment where we have to find a different literary element every couple of chapters. I have been searching for a while now and can't seem to find anything. It has to be between chapters 44 and 50 and ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:25pm

English
what is a good thesis statement that I can form out of this prompt for A Raisin In The Sun choose one of the following characters. identify and analyze the character's primary internal conflict and external conflict and how each is resolved . I choose Walter Lee Younger.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:07pm

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