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July 23, 2016

Homework Help: English: Speeches

Recent Homework Questions About Speeches

English
1. I got out of my car to check the engine. 2. I got off my car to check the engine. (Are both the same? In #2, what is the part of speech of 'off'? Is 'off' an adverb or a preposition?) 3. I got out of my car to check the engine. 4. I got out of my car to ...
Thursday, July 14, 2016 by rfvv

English
1. Parrots imitate human speech. 2. Parrots mimic human speech. 3. Parrots copy human speech. ----------------------------- Do they have the same meaning? 4. Can I ask you to take a picture of us? 5. Can I ask you to take a photo of us? 6. Can I ask you to take a photograph of...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 by rfvv

Constitutional Law
Identify the three kinds of criminal statutes that should never be used in context involving speech, even when the First Amendment does not protect the speaker’s conduct.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by Shawn Howard

English
Write a speech in the following situation- You are the leading actor in a school play It is the interval in the play. The first half was dreadful, with actors forgetting their lines, props falling over and the audience laughing for the wrong reasons..‟ Use a range of ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by Bob

English
Which phrase best defines an epic simile? a. a figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as if it were something else b. a literary technique that involves differences between meaning and intention c. a work created in imitation of another d. a long, elaborate ...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Kaai97

History ~ Help
"Question: What factors led to the rise of Fascism?" "I'm not here to cheat, I'm here for help, any ideas? Thank You!" Throughout the 20th Century, Fascist leaders came to power in various countries, including Germany, Italy, Soviet Union, Japan, ...
Friday, June 10, 2016 by Jimmy

Principles of Public Speaking
An advantage of using narratives in your speech is that they: A- Explain abstract concepts B- Calm emotions C- Create excitement D- Clarify technical ideas I chose D. Would that b correct?
Sunday, June 5, 2016 by Carol

english
An effective speech delivery has all of the following qualities EXCEPT: A. speaker delivers message with impact. B. it is a result of the speaker’s natural talent and gift. C. influences audience to act or think favorably toward message. D. meets audience expectations. i ...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Amie

pub;ic speaking
Which type of speech delivery is one that you are asked to deliver with little or no preparation? A. Extemporaneous B. Manuscript C. Impromptu D. Memorized
Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Anonymous

English
Read the following speech by Romeo in Act II, Scene ii. O, speak again, bright angel! For thou art As glorious to this night, being o'er my head, As is a wingèd messenger of heaven Unto the white-upturnèd wond'ring eyes Of mortals that fall back to gaze ...
Sunday, May 29, 2016 by quick help needed

Language Arts (Check my work please?)
2. An example of literal description in the poem is (1 point) a) the sun brightening valleys. b) an audience being moved by a speech. c) the words of the president being relevant for a long time. *** 3. What makes this poem an analogy? (1 point) a) It uses comparison to ...
Friday, May 27, 2016 by Annaleigh

history
Excerpt from Douglas’s speech: "I believe that the Union can only be preserved by maintaining inviolate the Constitution of the United States as our fathers have made it. That Constitution guarantees to the people of every State the right to have slavery or not have ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by Help ASAP

Social Studies
How has censorship affected democratic growth in Russia? A) The freedom of speech granted in the constitution has been repressed** B) Private business has become government owned C) News stories are being reported accurately D) Corruption of business and politics has declined
Thursday, May 19, 2016 by Anonymous

History
Please help if you've ever listened/watched/read the "I have a Dream speech by Martin Luther King Jr. I want to know what was the most moving parts of the speech and why they were so moving to you. Thank you!!!
Thursday, May 19, 2016 by Eh

Civics (Reed)
I know it's not your responsibility and that you're just a volunteer teacher, but if I go through each of the Matter and Mean of the SAY MEAN MATTER that you've working on, could you tell me what you think? I'll start with just speech. What does this ...
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Victoria

English p3
Traditional healers should be allowed to practice and prescribe medicines in hospitals and clinics and i agree with this topic. Speech should be in one page.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Sarah

English
Speech about traditional healers should be allowed to practice and prescribe medicines in hospitals and clinics and I agree with this topic.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Sarah

SS
Why did conflict most likely result even as people in the region gained more democratic freedoms? A. The collapse of communist rule left a vacuum of power B. Freedom of speech encourage more people to voice their opinion C. Economic liberty lead to greater animosity among ...
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Pls help asap

English
A speech about a tranditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 15, 2016 by Ntokozo

Civics (Reed)(Check/Help!)
What information is being presented in the Bills of Rights? What facts are presented? A: religion (congress cannot establish a religion; congress cannot stop you from practicing); Speech (Congress cannot stop you from expressing your opinions; congress cannot force you to ...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Victoria

Civics (Reed)(Check/Help!)
What information is being presented in the Bills of Rights? What facts are presented? A: religion (congress cannot establish a religion; congress cannot stop you from practicing); Speech (Congress cannot stop you from expressing your opinions; congress cannot force you to ...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Victoria

english
Plz give me some points on a speech it topic says English is a language of oppotunities why bother teach indigenous language?
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 by slungile

english
You are evaluating this when you are looking for a clear, compelling message. A. Use of quotes B. Structure C. Length of speech D. Speaker commitment to subject
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 by Anonymous

English II
Marc Antony's Speech from Shakespeare's Julius Caesar Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears; I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; The good is oft interred with their bones; So let it be with Caesar. The noble Brutus ...
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Jessie

English II
Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears; I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; The good is oft interred with their bones; So let it be with Caesar. The noble Brutus Hath told you Caesar was ambitious: If it were so, it was a ...
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Jessie

Sign Language
_____ used finger spelling exclusively Rochester Method American Sign Language Signed Exact English Cued Speech***
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Kiki

Sign Language
____ is a communication method of visually showing the sounds of speech Rochester Method*** American Sign Language Signed Exact English Cued Speach
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Kiki

Sign Language
One of the norms shared by all members of Deaf Culture is Cued Speech*** American Sign Language Rochester Method Signed Exact English
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Kiki

Sign Language
_____ Uses signs in an English order Rochester Method American Sign Language Signed Exact English*** Cued Speech
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Kiki

Sign Language
A(n) ______ setting is one in which speech, lip-reading, and hearing are utilized instead of American Sign Language Deaf/Blind Hard of Hearing*** oral institutional
Monday, May 9, 2016 by Kiki

English
1.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 of expert sources suggest that schools should design more ...
Sunday, May 8, 2016 by GummyBears

English
“Talk” by Harold Courlander and George Herzog is an example of what writing style? A. personal narrative B. persuasive speech C. exposition D. folk tale D?
Sunday, May 8, 2016 by quick help needed

Science
I'm writina a speech about a mythical character/legendary whom you admire
Sunday, May 8, 2016 by Palesa

Language arts 8B
the poem 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 the valleys shall grow bright; It shall bathe the hills in radiance, And crown their brows...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Alicia

English II
Read the passage and answer the question that follows. Chief Joseph's Surrender Speech, October 5, 1877 by Chief Joseph Tell General Howard I know his heart. What he told me before, I have it in my heart. I am tired of fighting. Our Chiefs are killed; Looking Glass is dead...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Jessie

Civics (Reed)(Check)
Please check to see if I have answered the following questions as best as possible. Reed--I added more to #3. Will you check it for me please? 1. What information is being presented in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? What facts are presented? A: Freedom of ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Victoria

english
How to write a speech about a mythical character and legendary hero
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Noluthando

Civics (Reed)(Check)
Please check to see if I have answered the following questions as best as possible. Reed--I added more to #3. Will you check it for me please? 1. What information is being presented in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? What facts are presented? A: Freedom of ...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Victoria

Civics (HELP!!!)
Please check to see if I have answered the following questions as best as possible. This is going to be in a chart format, so I apologize if it's written a little messy. 1. What information is being presented in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? What facts are ...
Monday, May 2, 2016 by Victoria

english
i need a help to write a speech about traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only not women
Sunday, May 1, 2016 by kelebogile

Eng
I need a help with the topic of my speech. I want the topic
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by Ntshebe sanele

English
1. The fire station is close. Just go straight one more block. ........ What is the part of speech of 'close'? Adjective or adverb?
Saturday, April 30, 2016 by rfvv

English speech
Traditional africa marriage is an advantage for men only not for women
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by prudence

English
Tomorrow I'll give a speech in front of the class. I'm so nervous. 1. I could forget everything. 2. I may forget everything. 3. I might forget everything. 4. I can forget everything. ----------------- In this situation, which one is suitable? What is the difference ...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 by rfvv

academic and communicative skills
a speech on health care delivery system on a nose dive
Monday, April 25, 2016 by anita

english
I need a speech about the topic that says ,English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Zinhle

English
I need about a prepared speech of the following topic :african slaughter ritual should be allowed in surburbs
Monday, April 25, 2016 by portia

English
Speech that says english is the laguage of opportunity .why bother to teach indigenous laguage.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by Nonjabulo

English
I want to be helped about a prepaired speech that says Traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicine in hospitals and clinics
Friday, April 22, 2016 by Thubelihle

Language Arts (Check Answers)
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 by 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 ...
Friday, April 22, 2016 by Tim

Language Arts
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 by 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, April 21, 2016 by Tim

english
I need help.I want to write prepared speech about english is the language of opportunity, why bother to teach indigenous language.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 by karabo

English
African slaughter should be allowed in the suburbs speech
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 by Yolanda

English
Speech about english is the language of opportunity,why bother to teach indegenous language
Monday, April 18, 2016 by Ezil

english (Adverbs and Other Parts of Speech)
13. In which of the following sentences is the word down used as an adverb? A. Ricky rolled down the car window to place his order at the coffee shop. B. Gail fell down the steps because she tripped on her untied shoelace. C. The ball moved down the street towards the ...
Monday, April 18, 2016 by cassy

English
Speech about english is the languages of opportunity
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by Nosipho

English
speech about ;Traditional African marriage it's an advantage for men only not for women. so my question is, How is the relationship between the wives in the polygamy?
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by Trinity Mahori

English
I have a homework where i have to write a speech on this topic which says Mythical charector i admire and i dont have a clue on how to start please help
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by Phila

English
Speech about English is the language of opportunity .why bother to teach indigenous language?
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by Thulane

English
Speech about English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by thuli

English speech
traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe in hospitals and clinics
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by Evelyn

Romeo and Juliet
Read Capulet's speech from Act IV, Scene 2, as he plans for the wedding: Tush, I will stir about, And all things shall be well, I warrant thee, wife. Go thou to Juliet, help to deck up her. I’ll not to bed tonight. Let me alone. I’ll play the housewife for this ...
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Kaai97

Psychology
What kind of disorder does this person. I think he have schriozophenia. Mr. Jameson is a white 42-years old man who has never been married and is currently unemployed. He was brought to the emergency room by the police for striking an elderly woman in his apartment building. ...
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Moe

Mathematics
Jon is working on a city councilperson’s election campaign. He wants to survey potential voters about their opinions. Which is the best way for him to gather a sample? Attend a speech given by the councilman and survey audience members. Select every 10th person on a list...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 by Queen/Halle

english(speech)
Traditional healers should be allowed to practise and prescribe medicines in hospitals and clinics.
Monday, April 11, 2016 by lebo

English
prepared speech:English is a language of opportunity, why bother teach indigenous languages
Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Emily Miller

speech for history
Traditonal africa marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Saturday, April 9, 2016 by sarah

English
Please help me with these question about Romeo and Juliet!!! They really are confusing me!! 1. In act 4 scene 1 of Romeo and Juliet, Paris tells Friar Laurence, "Immoderately she weeps for Tybalt's death, / and therefore have I little talked of love." What makes ...
Thursday, April 7, 2016 by Becca

Public Speaking
Which topic would be a "persuasive speech"? 1) cellphones should be banned while driving 2) Benefits of retirement 3) Hardships young adults face when becoming a newly independent
Friday, April 1, 2016 by CarpeDiem

English
Which of the following best defines parallelism? A. the use of symbols and figures of speech B. the repetition of a grammatical structure or arrangement of words C. the use of words or phrases with emotional associations D. the expression of the same idea in different words It...
Thursday, March 31, 2016 by Noemi

us history
What was the result of the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848?  (6 points) A. Paulina Davis' shocking speech B. The Declaration of Sentiments C. the push for anti-slavery legislation D. the creation of the National Woman Suffrage Association I THINK IT IS D. AM I ...
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by anon

Public Speaking(check)
1) An advantage of using narratives in your speech is that they: A. explain abstract concepts. B. calm emotions. C. create excitement.**** D. clarify technical ideas. 2) In planning to conduct research, it is very important to have and start with a (an): A. time line. B. ...
Monday, March 28, 2016 by CarpeDiem

Civics - check my answers
1. Sixth Amendment "In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, . . ." What were the Founding Fathers most likely concerned ...
Monday, March 28, 2016 by Anonymous JAK

Public Speaking(actually check please)
“To persuade my audience that drinking and driving laws should be stricter” aims for: A. passive agreement with a policy. B. active agreement with a policy. C. personal action to support a policy. D. personal agreement to support a policy.**** “To persuade my ...
Thursday, March 24, 2016 by Carpe_Diem

Public Speaking(check)
“To persuade my audience that drinking and driving laws should be stricter” aims for: A. passive agreement with a policy. B. active agreement with a policy. C. personal action to support a policy. D. personal agreement to support a policy.**** “To persuade my ...
Thursday, March 24, 2016 by Carpe_Diem

Public Speaking
Speech criticism is a simpler form of: A. speech evaluation. B. rhetorical criticism.**** C. panel judging. D. communication process
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 by Carpe_Diem

english
“That person must belong to a gang; just look how he dresses”. How often do you here people saying these types of things about others, yet, how often have we said something similar? I believe our society is based on the superficial things, which we categorize people ...
Saturday, March 19, 2016 by HELP

english
Most people find stereotypes to be unpleasant including, myself, especially when they have to do with sensitive subjects like gender or race. Personally I consider Stereotyping is a generalization about a group or category of people that can have a powerful influence on how we...
Friday, March 18, 2016 by help

American government
These rights have been extended to state criminal trials and to other settings, such as educational and social service hearing. A. Rights of free speech B.civil rights C. due process right D. Civil liberties Is it c?
Saturday, March 12, 2016 by sallie

English
There are different teachers for each subject. --------------------- Q1. How do you pronounce "subject." In the second syllable, is it pronounced /i/ or/e/? Q2. What is the part of speech of 'for each subject'? Is it an adjective phrase or an advervial phrase...
Friday, March 11, 2016 by rfvv

English
Read Capulet’s speech from Act IV, scene 2 , as he plans for the wedding: Tush , I will stir about , And all things shall be well , I warrant thee , wife: Go thou to Juliet , help to deck up her; I’ll not to bed to- night ; let me alone; I’ll play the housewife ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by Mike

check english answers please??
Match the definition with the appropriate word. A. an appeal to logic B.the emotion that a speaker demonstrates towards his or her subject C.an appeal to the credibility of the speaker D.an appeal to the emotion E.devices in a speech that seek to convince an audience Use the ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by cat

Check my ENGLISH answers please!!!!
star** by my answer 1. Identify the sentence that relies on emotional language. (1 point) If that happened to me, I would take immediate action. I would address the situation directly if that ever occurred. I wouldn’t hesitate to seek outside help if that ever occurred. ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by Rynn

URGENT LANGUAGE
"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 8, 2016 by Aaliyah

english, check please :)
Read this excerpt from a speech on women's rights delivered by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on July 19, 1848: We do not propose to petition the legislature to make our husbands just, generous, and courteous, to seat every man at the head of a cradle, and to clothe every woman in...
Monday, March 7, 2016 by anon

Language Art's
"President Lincoln’s Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863" by Frances E. W. Harper 1 It shall flash through coming ages, 2 It shall light the distant years; 3 And eyes now dim with sorrow 4 Shall be brighter through their tears. 5 It shall flush the ...
Monday, March 7, 2016 by #FreeGucci

Language Arts
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 the ...
Monday, March 7, 2016 by Carson

English
1. He won the first prize in the speech contest. 2. He won first prize in the speech contest. 3. He got the first prize in the speech contest. 4. He got first prize in the speech contest. ================== Are all the expressions grammatical? Do we have to use 'the' ...
Sunday, March 6, 2016 by rfvv

Language Art's
2. An example of literal description in the poem is (1 point) A.)The sun brightening valleys. B.)An audience being moved by a speech. C.)the words of the president being relevant for a long time. D.)shadows falling over the land.
Sunday, March 6, 2016 by #FreeGucci

English
1. I don't know anyone in my class. 2. In my class, I don't know anyone. ============================= In #1, what is the part of speech of 'in my class'? Does 'in my class' modify 'anyone' or 'know'? In #2, 'In my class' is an ...
Saturday, March 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
My shoes are the same as yours. ================ What is the part of speech of 'same' in the sentence? Is 'same' an adjective or an pronoun?
Saturday, March 5, 2016 by rfvv

English
Identify the type of dramatic speech that is given by one character addressing other character(s) for a relatively long amount of time. dialogue solo monologue I think it is monologue Is this correct? Thank you for your help.
Friday, March 4, 2016 by Marylyn

LA
1. It shall flash through doing ages, 2.It shall light the distant years; 3.And eyes now dim with sorrow 4. Shall be brighter through their tears 5. It shall flush the mountain ranges, 6. And the valleys shall grow bright; 7. It shall battle the hills in radiance, 8. And crown...
Friday, March 4, 2016 by Anonymous

social studies
1. Which most precisely describes the location of Southwest Asia? (1 point) west of India south of the Arctic Circle north of the equator east of the Mediterranean Sea*** 2. In which way are the legal differences among men and women in Saudi Arabia most apparent? (1 point) in ...
Friday, February 26, 2016 by Help please

u.s. history
. In 1840 the population of chicago was only 4,470. by 1990 the city's population was 1, 698,575 which factor best explains the population change A- the constructuion of railroads connecting northeastern cities and Midwestern farms B- the reduction in immigration quotas on...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 by Anonymous

Language
As which parts of speech can the multiple meaning word cry be used? 1. Noun and verb (My correct answer) 2. Noun only 3. Adjective and noun 4. Adjective only
Friday, February 19, 2016 by Rosa Guadalupe de las Fuentes

History
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. 1. 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...
Friday, February 19, 2016 by #FreeGucci

Art
Which of these is the best definition of freedom of expression? A. expression that doesn't cost anything to have or share B. uncensored speech, art, or other means of communication. C. wild, uncontrolled expression of ideas D. information and ideas that are changeable and ...
Friday, February 19, 2016 by Wyatt

Language Arts
1. When the speaker in “Winter” says, “I collect books / For the coming winter”, what is her attitude toward the coming cold weather? A. positive B. uninterested** C. fearful D. angry 2. A concerete poem, such as “Seal,” A. Has few or no figures ...
Thursday, February 18, 2016 by Hope

English
Wow, she did great today. Wow is what part of speech in the sentence? I think a preposition but not sure?
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 by sharon

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