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English
Select the letter that indicates the correct noun or pronoun in the following sentence. If both choices are correct, select the pronoun. 1. The last time Kevin and Denise were here was right after ____ had broken her ankle. a.she b.Denise 2. In the magazine article I just read...

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I need to figure Thenlongest running theatre show of london......& name masterpiece of author of dat show

English
Writing letters that will never be read frees you to say anything at all. You can write to those people whose petty meanness stung you or whose significant cruelties really hurt you. It’s open season on expressing as much rage or sadness or wonder as your heart can desire ...

poetry
Could you help me answer these questions using William Cullen Bryant's poem, "The Prairies?" Thank you so much! I've attached a link to the poem. The poem text is widely available online if you just google the title/author Here are the questions I am struggling with. I have ...

english essay
can someone critique my essay, please? :) here's my instructions: Prompt 1: Considering what you have learned about Hemingway, his journalistic style, and how his experiences influence his writing, write a prediction for The Old Man and the Sea. Who is the old man? What kind ...

english
Excerpted from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens [1] Saint Antoine* had been, that morning, a vast dusky mass of scarecrows heaving to and fro, with frequent gleams of light above the billowy heads, where steel blades and bayonets shone in the sun. A tremendous roar ...

Ela
What does j.r.r the author stand for

Language arts
What is the author's perspective of The Three Little Pigs?

ASHFORD
The idea of Gardener’s theory of multiple intelligences suggests that there are specific intelligences that are inherent in all individuals. The author, however, suggests that a preferred style may not necessarily be the best way an individual learns. With that in mind, what...

ENGLISH
is this syntax because the author uses short sentences "why, no one on our side had even though of firing a gun, because when you came right down to it, we didn't like guns and did not believe in them"

English
¡°By studying socioeconomic status within a neuroscientific framework, we have the potential to expand our understanding of the biological signatures of poverty,¡± said Nina Kraus, professor of neurobiology, physiology and communication sciences at Northwestern University...

Huckleberry Finn
Explain how the author created the character (characterization). Explain the theme of a piece of literature. Compare and contrast two pieces of literature. Write about one of the authors we have studied.

Language arts...again
What is the author's perspective of Edgar Allan Poe's Annabel Lee?

Language arts
What is the author's bias of edgar allan poe's annabel lee

English
1. I'm sure you will be a good author. 2. I'm sure you would be a good author. 3. I'm sure you can be a good author. 4. I'm sure you could be a good author. (What is the difference among them in meaning?)

edu 650
The idea of Gardener’s theory of multiple intelligences suggests that there are specific intelligences that are inherent in all individuals. The author, however, suggests that a preferred style may not necessarily be the best way an individual learns. With that in mind, what...

English
Hello. I will be very grateful for your help. 1)Do you think it's possible to say: "at the end of the 19th - the beginning of the 20th centuries (maybe,century?)" or do I have to use the word "century" twice? 2)Do you think the sentence sounds OK: "It is the relationship ...

English
¡°This study shows that the brain has different functional states when asleep and when awake,¡± said Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc., co-director of the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) Center for Translational Neuromedicine and lead author of the article. (...

english
D. She considers it part of her heritage. 14. What pronoun would be used for the narrator(s) of a story such as “A Rose for Emily,” which is written in the first-person, plural point of view? A. I C. We B. You D. He 15. In the dramatic point of view, the author A. writes ...

reading interpretation
(1) After my interview with these four young people, I reflected on the quiet sense of "difference" I sensed with many of these Upward Bound students. (2) As a college teacher who has also taught seventh-grade science, I have some experience with the faces and attitudes of ...

(ENGLISH) please check over english work.
I have finished all of the questions, just need someone to look over them. I have posted these questions before, but someone told me to re-do them and I decided to post them again. Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me...

poetry
I have done the questions, just need someone to look them over to see if they make sense and are correct. THANK YOU! Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like ...

English 11
Match the letter of the author with his or her description. Not all letters will be used. A.William Bradford B.Captain John Smith C.Anne Bradstreet D.Olaudah Equiano E.Thomas Paine F.Thomas Jefferson 1.I wrote an account of my voyage cross on the Mayflower 2. My persuasive ...

poetry
The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched other women. Red turban...

poetry
The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched other women. Red turban...

English
Check my answers please 9. The author of "My Brother's Keeper" mainly develops Jamie’s character through his actions *dialogue and thoughts the narrators description other’s reaction to him 10. In "My Brother's Keeper," what does Ted want Jamie to do for him? Give him an ...

englsih
hello i would like help to find information on a play called uncle vanya and information about the author chekhov

SS
What is the main purpose of a market? a. to allow people to exchange goods and services b. to set prices for goods and services c. to help producers get human resources d.to increase competition between buyers and sellers A A relative price compares _________________. a. the ...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow.People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent ...

English
Story: A Thankless Experience Author: Stephen Lautens Question: Describe the diction that Lautens uses in "A Thankless Experience"? Describe Lautens tone in "A Thankless Experience"? Help will be appreciated :)

English 1
In the story A Christmas Memory. 1. In at least one paragraph, describe what you think the message is the author is trying to convey in the story. What specific details from the story make you believe this? 2. In at least a few sentences, describe how this message relates to ...

Spelling VSP
Pls. tell me if im correct on these following sentences? 1) An author in his memoirs wil ___ about the influence of past relationships. = reminisce 2) It is helpful to have a(n) ______ power source after a hurricane. = auxiliary 3) Proverbs show Solomon's ______ insight into ...

psychology
Did I cite the start my source correctely according to APA format. The source did not have a date or an author listed. WebMD (n.d.) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: What Is ADHD?

US History
True or False Check. 1. During the Starving Time of 1609-10, some of the colonists turned to cannibalism as a means of survival. True 2. Early settlers of Jamestown spent many of their waking hours bowling. True 3. The location of Jamestown was selected partially out of fear ...

Writing
Can you proofread my essay and I also need a good title? Christopher Columbus was a brave, strong, hard-worker who took sea to America in 1470. What is biased? Biased is your opinion or idea on someone. In Christopher Columbus journal excerpt, there were many examples of how ...

Physics
Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 141 meters and the red car is travelling at 19.5 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a mph...

science
why the author is attempting to express in the passage 'Recognizing that personal and cultural beliefs influence both our perceptions and our interpretations of natural phenomena, we aim through the use of standard procedures and criteria to minimize those influences when ...

Physic,
Why does the author believe ," a measurement without a quoted error is meaningless?

writing
How can I rewrite this introduction paragraph as a CONCLUSION paragraph? Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz who...

writing
How do i finish this introductory paragraph? So far I have So far I have: Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz, ...

books(short story)
Short Story: Standard of Living Author: Dorothy Parker Question: Explain what comment Dorothy Parker is making on the standards by which people judge their own lives and those of others? What aspect of this story is considered escape fiction, support answer with references to ...

STATISTICS
A study was conducted to examine the peer review process. The investigators hypothesized that reviewers suggested by authors would give more favorable reviews than reviewers picked by journal editors. They obtained data on 40 manuscripts that had been reviewed by 1 author-...

western civilization
Niccolo Machiavelli, author of "The Prince", is considered to be the first modern political theorist. Why is Machiavelli considered the first modern political observer and discuss his ideas on the relationship between the Prince and God; the importance of honesty in the Prince...

english
Need Help.Please and Thanks. Read each of the following topic sentences, create your own topic sentence that expresses something about your particular opinion on the subject. Example: Topic sentence provided: When I have free time, I like to relax with a good movie or book. ...

English.....
The following passage is taken from an article by a contemporary poet about Clement Clarke Moore, the nineteenth-century writer best known as the author of “A Visit From Saint Nicholas.”      If he wasn’t a myth maker himself, at least Clement Clarke Moore was a great...

Sociology
In Chapter 2 of the textbook, the author describes meanings for the concept of socio-economic class and analyzes how perceptions of justice may be influenced by class distinctions in American society (see Section 2.4). He also references the related views of two provocative ...

english
What is the author referring to in this reading passage? Thus early had that one guest,--the only guest who is certain, at one time or another, to find his way into every human dwelling, --thus early had _______ stepped across the threshold of the House of the Seven Gables!

English
1.The psychology of children coping with sexual abuse 2.Adolescents who commit suicide 3.Self-inflicted pain as a response to grief/abuse Throughout the years, many young women have always struggled for freedom to deal with the problems they have. Such difficulties, including ...

science
2) Create an APA reference for this chapter of the publication as one would find in the APA reference page Title of book: SUPERHEROES ON EARTH Pages in book: 1-250 Chapter Title: SECRET IDENTITES Pages of chapter: 45-67 Author: BRUCE WAYNE AND CLARK KENT Editors: JACK BLACK ...

science
1) Create an APA reference for this publication as one would find in the reference page(2 marks): Article Title: Truly, Madly, Depp-ly Author: Frank DeCaro, Bill Evans, Tom Black, Rachel McGill, Ed Strong, Sue Koch, Mark Thomas, Rachel Dew, and Gary Edwards. Publication: ...

English
Signal Phrase: Read "Too Much Pressure" by Colleen Wenke (564-568). Consider it a model for using signal phrases to introduce quoted material as explained on pages 508-512 of the Bedford Handbook. 1. Copy two good examples from Wenke's essay of signal phrases that name the ...

science
Create an APA reference for this chapter of the publication as one would find in the APA reference page (2 marks): Title of book: SUPERHEROES ON EARTH Pages in book: 1-250 Chapter Title: SECRET IDENTITES Pages of chapter: 45-67 Author: BRUCE WAYNE AND CLARK KENT Editors: JACK ...

science
1) Create an APA reference for this publication as one would find in the reference page Article Title: Truly, Madly, Depp-ly Author: Frank DeCaro, Bill Evans, Tom Black, Rachel McGill, Ed Strong, Sue Koch, Mark Thomas, Rachel Dew, and Gary Edwards. Publication: Advocate Volume...

PHYSICS
Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 150 meters and the red car is travelling at 19.1 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a mph...

English
Which of the following APA citations for a book with one author is correct? A. Percy, William Byrnes (1961). The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. B. Percy, W. (1961). The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. C. Percy, W., 1961. The Moviegoer. New York: Knopf. D. Percy, W. (1961). The ...

Writting
Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the publisher that the book is well...

Writting
Persuasive Writing Assignment: Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the ...

English12
Need help on a Research paper, my author is CS Lewis, I am having a major writers block on what to write about, teacher has left it fairly open, need to have an outline and cited works today but he is pretty slack I could have it in tomorrow and be fine, either way stuck on ...

physics
Two cars lost in a blinding snow storm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 169 meters and the red car is travelling at 15.8 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a ...

reading/math
Hey Mrs.sue, can you answer this question:How does the author establish the setting in the first chapters of the watsons go to Birmingham?

science
Do you think, based on knowledge, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller

science
Do you think, based on knowledge , that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Dogs and Humans Evolved Together, Study Suggests Author:Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Neanderthal culture: Old masters Author:Tim Appenzeller

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Why Humans Took Up Farming: They Like To Own Stuff Author: Rhitu Chatterjee

science
Do you think, based on knowledge acquired in this module, that the portrayal of anthropology in the media is correct and/or appropriate in this article Dogs and Humans Evolved Together, Study Suggests Author:Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer

English
The following questions are for APA 6th Edition standards: 1. Each time you paraphrase content or ideas taken from the work of another author you are required to... A) credit the source in the text and include the author(s) and year B) Place the paraphrased content inside ...

social studies
why did the author the item Ozified in the opening paragraphs of the article?

Eng B
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, an nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. dramatic irony. B. negative capability. C. first person reporting. D. the will to power. ...

Eng B
1. When author Sarah Orne Jewett Writes That Sylvia Lives “hart to Heat” with nature, she means that the young girl A. Mistrusts her “dream of love.” B. Operates on instinct. C. It, literally, a woodland creature. D. Is most alive in the tranquility of twilight. 2. In...

Eng B
1. When author Sarah Orne Jewett Writes That Sylvia Lives “hart to Heat” with nature, she means that the young girl A. Mistrusts her “dream of love.” B. Operates on instinct. C. It, literally, a woodland creature. D. Is most alive in the tranquility of twilight. 2. In...

Eng B
An author of detictive novel is most lkely to use figurative language to A. Entertain the reader. B. help the reader visualize a character. C. suggest hidden meanings. D. mislead the reader. Answer is "B"

Informal Logic
<11{5[1(01)57]}> Arthur: The solutions to most mystery novels I read are not believable. However, my enjoyment of a mystery novel depends only on its suspenseful mood and colorful characters. Norton: Roughly 80% of the mystery novels I read have believable solutions, ...

english
Questions about Avi(the author) Why was school a constant struggle for him? Avi kept writing because of the encouragement of his family and the help of whom? After college, what job did Avi take? where? When did Avi become interested in children's literature?

english
what do i capitalized in this sentence.john grisham is the author of "the street lawyer".

english
who is the author of the story the ghost got in

english
Book: Information you’ll need to cite a book Example- Powell, Kevin, ed. Step into a World: A Global Anthology of the New Black Literature. 2nd ed. New York: Wiley, 2000. 1. Author(s) or Editor(s)- last name, first name, middle is any, followed by a period 2. Title of book- ...

Enlglish
Scheherazade, supposedly the author of 1001 Arabian Nights, avoided execution by entertaining her husband, a king, each night with a new story. If he liked her tale, the legend goes, she was allowed to live for another day.Is this sentece correct... if not Please help me!!!!

english plzzzzzzzzz helppppp
1The people i love the best 2jump into work head first 3without dallying in the shadows 4and swim off with sure strokes aost out of sight 5They seem to become natives of that element 6the black sleek heads of seals bouncing like half-submerged balls 7 i love people who harness...

LA
Here is a proposal that is sure to anger some people: Everyone— yes, everyone—should have a pet. I think we should require that everyone get a pet or else present a convincing reason why they can’t have one. There are almost too many arguments in favor of companion ...

LAng Arts
Here is a proposal that is sure to anger some people: Everyone— yes, everyone—should have a pet. I think we should require that everyone get a pet or else present a convincing reason why they can’t have one. There are almost too many arguments in favor of companion ...

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...

programming
Design a class named Book that holds a stock number, author, title, price, and number of pages for a book. Include methods to set and get the values for each data field. Also include a displayInfo() method that displays each of the Book’s data fields with ...

7th Grade Language Arts
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: ____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...

language arts Ms. Sue please
5. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? (1 point) I'd like to go outside but I need to finish my homework first. Since Bobby's birthday is in July he isn't able to celebrate with his classmates. Even if I have to do it myself I will fix the gym's floor. ...

English
1. Read the sentence from paragraph 1 below. It looms menacingly over the road from the roof of a farmhouse, a flying reptile with a seven-foot wingspan. Which of the following correctly describes this sentence? A. Simple sentence B. Complex sentence C. Compound sentence *D. ...

English
When there are thousands of written materials floating in cyberspace, what is the most important criterion to consider when choosing sources of information for your research paper? A. Relevant B. Current C. Famous author D. Impressive Web site is it A

english
Choose an essay or a short story to read. Then answer the following questions in the space provided. 10.What is the title of the story essay? 11.Who wrote it? 12.Whom is the story about? (Identify the main characters [or, if an essay, the subject discussed].) 13.hat happens in...

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...

basic english makeup
PLEASE HELP ME THESE THE ONLY ONES I COULDNT FIND THANK U SO MUCH 1.Which of the following is not a key consideration when developing a piece of writing? A.The timeliness of the message B.The purpose of the message C.The intended audience D.The format of the message 2.In which...

language arts Ms. Sue please
4. "Brer" is dialect for briar. brother. Mister. brawny. 5. What is the main reason to ask questions as you read a story? to describe the characters to summarize the plot to identify the author’s purpose to aid in your comprehension My answers: 4. Mister. 5. to aid in your ...

reading
whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it !" describe in 25 word what the author is saying.

Lang. Arts
Which elements of a story can help you predict early on what a story will be about? (Choose all that apply.) A.the author’s name B.the title C.the tone of the first paragraph D.illustrations and captions I definitely think it is B and D...A is questionable even though the ...

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something before...

Language Arts
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something before...

English -poem
Caged bird, by maya angelou -analyze this poem for is metaphorical meAnings. What did the author wish to evoke? Hoe did whe use words and phrasings and poetric devices ti do it? Just a simple help would do, and i could do the rest' thank you

ENGLISH/MATH/SCIENCE HELP!
Is there any websites for teens to read short stories (or long), then you answer ONLY multiple choice questions, grade you, and to have a profile or something to see all of your grades if your making progress each time (to see if your improving). I want to improve my reading ...

English
1.The elderly man ____in the easy chair,talking to a friend (sit sits) sits 2.The boys _____ the craftman make a chair (Watch watches) watch 3.Katherine and Thomas ___ at the amusing story (laugh laughs) laugh 4.That successful author ___ to write another novel (plan plans) ...

english
Do you think that certain literature should be taught and/or anthologized because it is written by a woman or underrepresented ethnic group, even if it is at the expense of a "more inspiring" author? Do you think you would feel the same way if you were a different sex or color?

ela
Reread these lines from the text, “He was afraid to get up, afraid he might not be able to gain his feet at all, with an anesthetized leg. A numbness in a numbness hollowed into a numbness…” What best expresses the author’s meaning of anesthetized as used in this ...

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