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October 21, 2014

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speech
Interesting informative speech suggestions?
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 1:50am

Human Development
Why is it not ethical if a researcher researches on some people and the people get affected with for example, trouble in speech. What are the two reasons as to why this is not ethical?
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 9:49pm

english
Will you please give some points on adventure? I need to make a speech.
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 7:17am

Spanish
I need help proofreading my Spanish speech (short), just for grammars and see if it makes sense Prompt: La etiqueta en el modo des vestir. Qué se considera apropiado para un colegio? El vestir apropiado refleja la calidad del colegio y la imagen del estudiante. La ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 6:43pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
This is my finished paper. Please, give me your honest opinion. I don't have very much confidence in my writing this time. Do you agree with that which I have written? Should I make any improvements or revise anything? Does it all make sense? List the principles of the ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:57pm

English - Parts of Speech
I want the definition of all Parts of Speech(not too short, not too long) with five examples. Thanks in advance.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 1:52am

english
in the sentance " They decided that the hedge needed a trim" what part of speech is the word "trim"
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 8:06pm

Social Studies
Toward what audience did Martin Luther King Jr. direct his “I Have a Dream” speech? How is this clear from the speech’s language?
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 8:43pm

English
What are the different parts of speech?
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 4:48am

CHECK PLEASE
Please check my answers...the ones with ----then a answer choice (is my answer) 1. Find the best word to complete the sentence. My brother clung ___ to his belief that Alfred Hitchcock was the greatest film director of all time. (Points : 1) coherently ineptly -------...
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 11:41am

Adverb Objects CHECK PLEASE
Thanks for checking my answers 1. D 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. D 1. Which words make up the adverb phrase in this sentence? After his speech,the politician greeted his supporters. A. his supporters B. greeted his C. the politician D. After his speech 2. Which words make up the adverb ...
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 11:42am

curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 11:04am

(adverb phrases) (studyguide help please)
After his speech, the politician greeted his supporters. A.his supporters B.greeted his C.the politician D.After his speech
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:57pm

Curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:48pm

exam three americangov section 3
What is the meaning of the cartoon? 5.0/5.0 A. Street mimes deserve their constitutional rights. B. The powers of Congress are limited. C. The powers of Congress are unlimited. D. Many federal laws tend to be unfair. Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the theoretical ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 9:38am

Speech
I have all my information on my speech about abortion i just don't have an opening can anyone help?
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11:20am

speech
What is a good title for an anti abortion speech?
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11:14am

BUS
Please Help! 3. According to the text, today’s public relations firms offer all the following services EXCEPT: executive speech training. research and evaluation. advertising placement. events management. Question 4. 4. All of the following are examples of the public ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:05am

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:22am. Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the ...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 8:15am

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the elderly person. 3. Look at the elderly people...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:22am

English
1. She sent Ben a letter. 2. She sent Ben a postcard. (Does #2 mean #1?) 3. Pretend you have been a frozen man for 20 years. You woke up just now. What are your plans for the future? I want to take exercise first. I plan to deliver a speech at a conference. I hope to see my ...
Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:05pm

Grade 12 english
I'm to compare I have a Dream speech with Mandela's Inauguration speech literary devices used in their speeches. I found the similarities of literary devices used for both speeches but I cant answer the differences of literary devices between the two speeches. Could ...
Friday, August 29, 2014 at 12:21pm

the part of speech
You should use a _______ conjunction to introduce an adverbial clause. A. plural B. subordinating C. coordinating D. correlative
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 11:05pm

Oral Communications
What is a good and creative way to start a speech when your introducing yourself.
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10:38pm

Check these ASAP please!!!
Please check these: 1.A 2.C 3.C 4.B 5.B ----------------------------------------​------------- 1.Which part of speech is the parentheseised word? (Set) the table for me, please. A.verb B.pronoun C.noun D.adjective ----------------------------------------​------ 2....
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9:40am

English/ Help
It was a perfect day for a boat ride on a lovely river.? Which of the following parts of speech is the word "lovely" in the sentence above? A. Coordinating conjunction B. Prepositional object C. Adjective D. Adverb I think A
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 1:48pm

PUBLIC SPEAKING
One of the primary jobs of an informative speech is to: A. appeal to the emotions of the audience. B. ask them to do something with the information. C. communicate information accurately and clearly. D. entertain the audience.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 3:26pm

us history
I was wondering if somebody can help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One Explain the evolution of Cold War liberalism between 1945 and 1968, that is from the presidency of Harry S. Truman through John F. Kennedy and to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Why ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:43pm

American literature
1. Reread the final paragraph of the speech of Pontiac (page 445) and the closing lines of Logan’s message, as set down by Jefferson (page 450). Between oral discourse and written discourse, what are the crucial differences in reaching and holding the attention of an ...
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 3:42pm

POL 201 American Government
Got 10/10 Question 1.1. The trajectory of cases from Marbury v. Madison demonstrate that the Supreme Court (Points : 1) ✓ A- had to stay within the confines of public opinion. B- always had supreme authority. C- was afraid of the states. D- needed to manage public ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:13pm

us history
Why was Martin Luther KingÕs ÒI have a dreamÓ speech so pivotal in Americanhistory? Did it redefine the nature of America? Of the American dream,?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 7:47pm

Part of Speech
He ran up the stairs quickly.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 10:31pm

POL Week 4. Answer check
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) *A) have one Chief Justice. B)have five associate justices. C)sit in two sessions each year. D)determine how many federal districts there would be. ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 11:33pm

Spanish
Our spanish class has been given a 1-minute speech to write up over the holidays, but our teacher hasn't provided us with any extra material we can use. I was wondering if you could give me sentence starters etc. to help me work on it. Here is the scenario: (my chosen ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 9:41pm

POL 201 Week 4 quiz help
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be. Question 2.2. ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:32pm

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:39pm

English - Miss Sue
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:48pm

English
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:02pm

english
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 5:51pm

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 3 more paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE i have done 4 if anyone gives me at least 2 more that would be ...
Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 4:37am

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 5 paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 11:16am

History
When Truman used the phrase "alternate ways of life," what two ways of life was he talking about? This is from my book: "At the present moment in world history nearly every nation must choose between alternative ways of life. The choice is too often not a free ...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 9:59am

early childhood literacy
preschoolers use private speech a. to influence others b. to keep ideas a secret c. because it is more efficient d. because it enables them to communicate new edeas. I think it is D.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 4:46pm

english essay
how to start introduction on speech???? please help me...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 11:34am

Suggestions?
How would you open a speech, speaking about suicide?
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 12:38pm

English (Checking)
(1-4) Choose the sentence that contains an error in the use of commas. A tiny white diamond sparkled on her finger. <----------- Haley’s speech was interesting and a pleasantly surprising hit. His long, red beard fascinated the little boy. One scraggly, leafless plant...
Friday, May 30, 2014 at 11:41pm

history
What democratic principle does this diagram reflect? A. All citizens are subject to the law. B. Different bodies have separate roles. C. Equality in tasks is important in the Republic. D. Freedom of speech differed from group to group
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 3:19pm

English III
Franklin Roosevelt's "State of the Union Address, 1941," excerpt ( ) For there is nothing mysterious about the foundations of a healthy and strong democracy. The basic things expected by our people of their political and economic systems are simple. They are: ...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 6:52pm

English
1. Let's find out more about the singer. (What is the part of speech of 'more' in this sentence? Is 'more' the object of 'find out'? Or is 'more' an adverb modifying 'find out'?) 2. You look like your mom. 3. You resemble your mom. 4...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 5:29am

English
Choose the best answer. Which sentence would make the best opening for a speech arguing for more nutritious school lunches? A.) Many students dislike the current lunch menus, and I feel they should be changed.********************************​ B.) Evidence from a number ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:13pm

English
1. You are to finish this project by tomorrow. 2. You must finish this project by tomorrow. ------------------------------ Are both the same in meaning? Do you use #1 frequently in everyday speech? ================================= 3. He is to go to London tomorrow. 4. He is ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 9:00am

English
Prepared speech about this topic Traditional healer should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospital and clinic. I don't have any working because i hv never done any prepared speech and i don't understand this topic well.
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 9:43am

English III (11th grade)
Lana woke up, curled in a corner of the seat at the back of the train. She lifted the shade to see that the sun had hidden itself in a bank of clouds fluffy as the eiderdown her mother had wrapped her in as a child. Her darling Ted, a military man with a distinguished career, ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 10:37pm

English help
1. Thyme: herb:: A. Fearless: brave B. sedan: auto C. Speech: mouth D. Auto: garage Is it b? 2. Bat: raccoon:: A. Bird: robin B. insect: snake C. Owl: possum D. Porpoise: whale Is it c? 3. Penny: coin A. Dollar: pound B. whisper: speak C. Epic: poem D. Read: write Is it c?
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 3:23pm

speech
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:56pm

speech
traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women,?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:04pm

English
It for speech i represent at school.english is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous languages?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 5:14am

VOCABULARY
WRITE A BRIEF SPEECH IN WHICH YOU SUMMARIZE THE STORY OF RINGL AND PIT, USING IT AS AN INSPIRING ANECDOTE TO SHOW YOUR AUDIENCE THAT THEY TOO CAN OVERCOME DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES . USE AT LEAST TWO DETAILS FROM THE PASSAGE AND THEREE UNIT WORDS TO SUPPORT YOUR POINTS ? YES I ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:39pm

speech
Give me a persuasive speech on the topic that says that "traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospital and clinics."
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 10:57am

AP Literature
Identify the figure of speech in this sentence: "Anyone who calls a spade a spade should be compelled to use one." --Oscar Wilde Simile Metaphor Personification Analogy Hyperbole None of these I'm torn between personification and none of these, however I'm ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:01pm

American
Who was The person who supposedly recorded the speech of Chief Seattle?
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2:23pm

English
Who was the audience for the Dalai Lama speech? How did speaking in front of this group affect the Dalai Lama's message?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:29am

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. The children steadily eased themselves into the cold water of the neighborhood pool. A. common noun B. proper noun C. pronoun D. adjective underlined is themselves C
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:12pm

Public Speaking
Evaluating audience feedback to your speech presentation usually happens: A. before the speech. B. after the speech. C. during the speech. D. in the speech preparation
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 8:40pm

Check English Answers
Please check my answers: 1)pathos 2)thesis statements 3)Lincoln promises retribution for war 4)Ethos 5)Theme 1)"On the occasion corresponding to this four years ago all thoughts were anxiously directed to an impending civil war. All dreaded it, all sought to avert it. ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 2:26pm

English III
1)"On the occasion corresponding to this four years ago all thoughts were anxiously directed to an impending civil war. All dreaded it, all sought to avert it. While the inaugural address was being delivered from this place, devoted altogether to saving the Union without ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 1:47pm

pol201
Question 4. 4. A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because (Points : 1) federal courts supersede state courts. all laws are federal. they hear cases that touch the Constitution and other federal laws. they hear cases that only deal with...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 9:41pm

English III
Lesson 6.07 Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:37pm

grammar
What technique in speech delivery has been shown to connect the speakers to audiences with various styles of receiving messages?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:47am

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. The groundhog looked down and saw its shadow. A. Preposition B. Conjunction C. Adjective D. Adverb down is the underlines word I think it is D
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:18pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. Exhausted and tired, I went home and immediately collapsed on the couch. A. Noun B. Verb C. Adjective D. Adverb immediately is the underlined word D
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:46pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. The children steadily eased themselves into the cold water of the neighborhood pool. A. Common noun B. Proper noun C. Pronoun D. Adjective I think it is B
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:29pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of speech in the underlines portion of the next sentence. Sleeping is my favorite hobby. A. Helping Verb B. Gerund C. Being Verb D. Infinitive I think it is B..
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:11pm

Persuasive Speech
I am doing a speech on why my college should add more bus shelters to the bus stops. So far I have a few points about more students using buses so less pollution and protecting students from the elements, talking about how if they are dressed nice for a career fair or ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 11:03am

Social Studies
Read the speech below. It is a fictitious political speech by Peter, a candidate for the upcoming national election. Then answer the following questions: List all of the arguments in the speech List all of the non-arguments in the speech List all of the factual contents in the...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 10:18am

science
Imagine that you are the scientist who discovered cells. If you were to give a speech to a group of fellow scientists, what key points would you include that describe your accomplishments?
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 2:27pm

speech-english
derick decided that he would focuse his report on their traditional homes called gers which visual aids are most likely to be helpful 1object-2chart 3model-4graph-5photographs 6video-7flipchart
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 12:42am

more proofreading.
this is another body paragraph to my research paper. can I get this one proofread as well thanks! Both Japan and the United States protect freedoms of speech and press by similar provisions in each nation’s constitution. For example, the First Amendment of the U.S. ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:39pm

THE PARTS OF SPEECH
Write the verb "see" in the present perfect tense. Use the pronoun "I" as the subject. A. I am seeing. B. I have seen. C. I see. D. I am seen. I think the answer is (C) but i'm not sure if that is right. thanks
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 12:34pm

History
What federal document did Susan B Anthony quote in the beginning of her speech in I believe 1872? I know she was trying to equal rights between women, and I think it would make sense for it to be the preamble to the Federal Constitution. Opinions?
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 2:37pm

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:38am

Literature/Social Studies (Ms. Sue!)
The New Frontier" by John F. Kennedy. 1. What ideas does Kennedy express by quoting William Brandford? A: By quoting William Bradford, Kennedy expresses the idea that, despite great difficulties, man can overcome anything through their will and determination. 2. What ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4:27pm

Literature/Social Studies
"The New Frontier" by John F. Kennedy. 1. What ideas does Kennedy express by quoting William Brandford? A: ? 2. What reasons does Kennedy offer for going to the moon? A: Kennedy offers reasons such as the task of going to the moon being difficult, the goal serving to...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 12:58pm

grammar
hey.. can u do 3 sentences for my homework.. put from direct to indirect speech.. 1)'I've got plan I and know we can killl the Ice-Man!' 2)'The show is minning overtime. Peter please, could you speed up?' 3)'Come on Steve, you can do it! Jump!'
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:49am

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 1:25am

Speech- Statistic needed
Does anyone know of any websites that have statistics on the number of people that volunteer for disaster relief in the us?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:13pm

Puncuation
Am I supposed to write the definition, pronunciation, and part of speech of the word "bliss" like this? Bliss /blis/ (noun): perfect happiness; great joy.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 3:58pm

Grammar
What is the part of speech of the word "bliss"?
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 3:24pm

English Literature
To laughter and contempt; that she may feel How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child! Away, away! The dominant figure of speech in this passage is: A) alliteration B) assonance C) simile D) metaphor E) imagery
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:06pm

Personal
I have a question about like life... it relates to school as well. Like I have a huge project due THIS Thursday and I helped take care of my friends dogs and I have to take pictures of them and my friend says I can take them now and when I ask her she always says she can't...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 5:30pm

Environmental Concern Speech
Can someone give their opinion about the beginning of my speech? "A few short days ago, my mother and I left our house to journey to the local grocery store. While my mother veered onto the highway, I quickly glanced over at the side of the road, only for my attention to ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 11:26pm

Environmental Concern Speech
I am struggling to prepare a environmental concern speech that must consist of 2-minutes' worth of writing. In fact, I am torn and conflicted about which concern to chose: deforestation, pollution, or neglect of nature. What do you think? Which do you think will be the ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 12:18pm

speech
does a question of policy speech have to be on a law or policy? Or can It be persuading someone to do something (like volunteer, or encouraging them to graduate debt free)
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 9:12pm

ece
Hannah said, "I like blue the best. It is my favorite color. I am the only one who likes blue this much. That's why everything of mine is blue." This is typical of __________ speech. A. personal function B. heuristic function C. representational D. regulatory
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 8:37pm

english
1 'are you free this afternoon'she said. (into reported speech) 'dont you want to go?'(into indirect speech) 3. if i were you ... why i agrees with were not was pl clarify
Monday, March 10, 2014 at 4:11pm

opposition of imperialism speech
i oppose imperialism for many reasons imperialism shouldn't be the cause of many resources being stolen, a weaker nation enslaving its people, or using them as cheap labor, while filling the amount of money so they live in poverty while you cut or gather the benefits of ...
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 3:58pm

English--Please, help me!
1. You can often tell the part of speech of a word even if you do not understand it. Identify the part of speech of three of the made-up words in this poem. Explain how you arrived at each answer. (Three made-up words are wade, gimble, gyre). 2. How can a poem like "...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:20pm

social studies
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. Which contributed the most to San Francisco's population change? (5 points) The Gold Rush The Mexican-American War The Monroe Doctrine The Trail of Tears 2. ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:04pm

Early Childhood Education
In speaking to William, the classroom teacher said, "Bill can climb the hill." Then she said to the class, "See? I made a rhyme!" The teacher's goal was to: A. train the children to differentiate human speech patterns. B. develop the children's ...
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 11:27am

social studies
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. Which contributed the most to San Francisco's population change?  (5 points) The Gold Rush The Mexican-American War The Monroe Doctrine The Trail ...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 6:14pm

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