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September 2, 2015

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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

English
I have to memorize and recite exactly 12 lines from Shakespeare's "Othello" for class. I am having trouble picking from the entire play, a nice and notable speech section from the play. Any suggestions? I would prefer a part by Othello or Desdemona :) (Please ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Linda

English 3
What is the message/theme in "Eulogy" by Brian Turner?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by K

English
What is the difference between modern fantasy and regular fantasy. Is modern fantasy merely a subgroup of fantasy? Some examples would help.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Marcus

English
1. He is outgoing. 2. He is extrovert. 3. He is extroverted. (Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning?) 4. He is shy. 5. He is reserved. 6. He is introvert. 7. He is introverted. (Are they all grammatical and the same in meaning?)
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by rfvv

English
Where does the comma go in these sentences? 1. Usually castles sat on a hilltop, and had high stone walls. 2. Loo at this picture of a castle Cate.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by kelly

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A. Milton wrote many prose works, but is more famous for poetry. B. In a sequence of sonnets dedicated to his wife Edmund Spenser traced their courtship. C. Sonnets were new to England, when Sir Philip Sidney wrote them. D. When ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Sarah

English
Which choice would supply the strongest, most logical support for this claim? Lakeside Manor is a wonderful new community on Lake Winchester. A. After just a few hours, you will know you want to move there. B. There is ample parking for all residents and for guests. C. ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Sarah

English
Read this passage from Donne’s “Meditation 17.” Then, answer the question that follows. No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Sarah

English
Which clause in this sentence is used as an adjective? When Beowulf arrived, the Danes welcomed him, for they desperately needed someone who could stop Grendel. A. When Beowulf arrived B. the Danes welcomed him C. they desperately needed someone D. who could stop Grendel D ??
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Sarah

english
Choose the correct sentence pattern for the sentence below. I hereby declare Tuesday Shakespeare Day.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by charles

English
Where do I need a comma? After returning to the United States from Canada Sitting Bull was put in prison for two years. Just after canada?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Kelley

English
Hello. Please help me with my question. Is there any difference between the verbs 'learn' and 'study' in the sentences: 1) I'm going (want) to learn English. 2) I'm going (want) to study English. Thank you for your help a lot.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Nalmi

English
Traditional African marriage is an advantage for men only,not women.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Tshiliso Mabote

english
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by jikiqwa

english
Biographies are based on A. Rumor B. Fiction C. Imagination D. Study and research Is it B?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Meredith Grey

english
I need help.I have to write a prepared speech on the topic-traditional african marriages is an advantage to men only not women
Saturday, April 18, 2015 by bonolo

english
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only, not for women
Saturday, April 18, 2015 by anathi

ENGLISH
#speech. TopIc:afRican slaughter rituals should be allowed in the suburbs?
Saturday, April 18, 2015 by TraCy

English 4
What was Olaudah Equiano motivation ?
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Ciara

English
1. A research paper has which of the following aspects in common with an essay? A. a title page B. a works cited list C. body paragraphs with topic sentences D. personal experience as a primary source 2. When citing all sources, which answer lists the items that must be ...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Jay

English
1. When taking notes from your sources, you should also ________. A. revise your research question B. write the information needed for your works cited list C. format your paper and works cited list D. find a topic for your research paper 2. Academic writing involves which of ...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Jay

english
Which sentence is the most grammatically correct and clear version? Superman announced that he could leap over buildings in a single bound, which was a very risky thing to do. It was risky for Superman to announce that he could leap over buildings in a single bound. Leaping ...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Titan

Language Arts
1. The word aloof is an English word borrowed from Dutch. Its meaning is "at a distance." In which of the following sentences is the word used correctly? Anne's sociable nature mad her aloof in new situations When he first arrived at the Secret Annex, Peter kept ...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Hailee

English
"The night was gone. The morning star was shining in the sky. I too had become a completely different person. The student of the Talmud, the child that I was, had been consumed in the flames. There remained only a shape that looked like me. A dark flame had entered into ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Sue

English
Figurative Language 1.."August is a day in the sun" These words compare _____ to _____. 2."Such a stinky flower that is makes people regret having a nose" These words suggest. 3. "the camera spoke for him" These words suggest. 4."them look ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Hayden

english
Mexico is home to some of the world's finest beaches. Which make the country a popular destination for tourists. fix it plz
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by whypree

English
I am helping my child and didn't read much of the book Dragonwings, so can you help me to answer what is moon shadows point of view of the opium dens.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by David

english
Henry and Lois are discussing ways to evaluate sources. Henry maintains that one should scan a source before skimming it. Lois argues that scanning is the best first step in evaluating a source. Who is correct?
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by yulanda

English
Advertising has both advantage and disadvantage. What does this statement mean?
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Xalati

English
Advertising has both advantages and disadvantages.Discuss the statement.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Xalati

Strategies for the Independent Learner
When you approach a text, you should A. survey it, using the technique called SQ3R. B. dive right in at the first page and read the assigned section. C. skip over words you don’t know. D. read only the boldface type. 2. The proctored exams for your degree courses are A. ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Jessica

Sizimele
English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Thembinkosi

statistics
The distribution of B.A. degrees conferred by a local college is listed below, by major. Major Frequency English 2073 Mathematics 2164 Chemistry 318 Physics 856 Liberal Arts 1358 Business 1676 Engineering 868 9313 What is the probability that a randomly selected degree is not ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Bob

English
1. Make sure you unplug the TV when you go out. 2. Make sure that you unplug the TV when you go out. 3. Make sure you should unplug the TV when you go out. 4. Make sure you unplug the TV before you go out. ========================== Are they all grammatical? Can we use '...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by rfvv

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