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July 30, 2015

Homework Help: English: Speeches

Recent Homework Questions About Speeches

English
In the " I have a dream" speech why does Martin Luther king Jr. use the symbol of a dream in his speech?
Thursday, July 30, 2015 by Daniela

English
A speech about traditional african marriage is an advantage for men only,not women
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by natasha

English
What does the light at the START of the tunnel mean? I know what the light at the end of the tunnel means, that there's always help, but I have no clue what to say for a speech about the light being at the start.
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Mel

English
We had to read Kennedy's Inaugural Speech: Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice president Nixon, President Truman, Reverend Clergy, fellow citizens: We observe today not a victory of party but a celebration of freedom--...
Monday, July 20, 2015 by Grace

English
In one well-constructed paragraph, explain the overall effectiveness of this speech. Be sure to identify what Pearson’s persuasive goal and what arguments he uses to achieve his purpose. Be sure to offer your own opinion, with evidence from the text, on whether he is ...
Sunday, July 5, 2015 by Natasha

History
"We are here... this evening because we are tired now. And we are determined here in Montgomery to work and fight until justice runs down like water, and righteousness like a mighty stream. There is never a time in our American democracy that we must ever think we are ...
Monday, June 29, 2015 by Amy

speech
When speaking about the awareness of breast cancer, the most important thing to consider when analyzing your audience is: A. beliefs B. religion C. age D. gender I choose a. age. but I'm second guessing it might be d. gender
Friday, June 19, 2015 by sheneka

Public Speaking
In planning a speech, addressing the question of Why refers to: a.knowing your audience. b.subject or topic. c.timing. d.purpose of the speech. D. is the answer
Friday, June 12, 2015 by clary

informal Logic
All sages provide both wisdom and inspiration. Since Dasha’s speech contained wisdom and greatly inspired her audience, Dasha is a sage. Which one of the following points out the flaw in the argument above? (Points : 1) Just because Dasha is a sage doesn’t mean that...
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 by christopher

english
the speech of traditional afican marriege is an advantage for men only,not women
Saturday, May 30, 2015 by percival

civics
The First Amendment to the Constitution protects freedom of speech and of the press. Which of the following examples best demonstrates the constitutional rights? A. An advertisement contains incorrect information about a company's products. B. A man yells, "Fire!&...
Saturday, May 30, 2015 by StudenT

civics
The First Amendment to the Constitution protects freedom of speech and of the press. Which of the following examples best demonstrates the constitutional rents? A. An advertisement contains incorrect information about a company's products. B. A man yells, "Fire!"...
Saturday, May 30, 2015 by Maria

civics
jill, the editor of the school newspaper, is running for class president. Her opponent is Jack, the captain of the school's ski club. Jill decides to make up a story to embarrass Jack and hurt his chances of wining the election. Would Jill's story be a protected form ...
Saturday, May 30, 2015 by Maria

First Nations Studies 12
Activity Sheet 5-10. Analysis: Louis Riel's summation to the Jury speech. Please someone help me with these questions if you can please!! I REALLY NEED THE HELP!!!??? What information is left out of his speech? What other sources of information could you use for comparison...
Monday, May 25, 2015 by sasha

American Goverment
The Supreme Court in Whitney v. California clarified clear and present danger to mean (Points : 1) speech so dangerous that society would immediately and irreparably harmed. speech that protested against the Supreme Court. free speech would only be dangerous if it was followed...
Sunday, May 24, 2015 by christopher

American Goverment
The case of Schenck v. United States established that (Points : 1) free speech is an absolute and unlimited civil liberty. speech may be abridged when an individual finds it offensive. speech may be abridged when it creates a clear and present danger. nothing can be considered...
Sunday, May 24, 2015 by christopher

English orals
I want 2 deliver a speech which says traditional african marriege is an advantage for man only not women
Sunday, May 24, 2015 by Cebile

English
1. The men blow up some houses very near to the fire. 2. The men blow up some houses very near to the fire. --------------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'very near to the fire'? Is it an adjective phrase or an adverbial phrase? What does 'very ...
Monday, May 18, 2015 by rfvv

english 12th
A dramatic chorus is __________. a speech made by one person speaking his or her thoughts aloud the contrast between what the character knows or understands and what the audience knows when a character says something to him- or herself in order to inform the audience about ...
Monday, May 18, 2015 by oliver

English
How can I make prepared speech:English is the language of opportunity.Why bother to teach inigenous languages?
Sunday, May 17, 2015 by Zikhona

English
How to write an a prepare speech that i argue that African slaughter rituals should be allowed in the surburbs,it must have introduction,body and a conclusion
Sunday, May 17, 2015 by Ayanda

English
bank : where you can walk next to a river =================== This is the definistion of the word 'bank.' What is the meaning and the part of speech of 'where'?
Thursday, May 14, 2015 by rfvv

English
Quick! The house is on fire. Go out now! =================== In the short passage, what is the part of speech of 'quick'? Is it an adjective or an adverb? Does it mean 'Be quick!'?
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 by rfvv

english unprepared speech
Traditional marriage is an advantage for a man only not woman do you agree or disagre
Monday, May 11, 2015 by # BHOVUNGANE

english
traditonal african marriage is an advantage for mens not women speech
Monday, May 11, 2015 by sabelo

English
A speech on Introducing a guest speaker
Sunday, May 10, 2015 by Nokubonga

English
How to write introduction for speech?
Thursday, May 7, 2015 by Agrippa

eng
I have to make a speech. Is Traditional African Marraige an advanrage to men only not women?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Marlene

Eng
I need to do a speech of Traditional African marraige is an advantage for men only not women
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Marlene

English
(Speech ) English is the language of opportunities. Why bother to teach indigenous languages? I
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by Anonymous

Physics
The standard sampling rate (in Hz) used for sampling speech signals in telephony systems is 8 kHz with 8 bits assigned per sample. Based on this fact, calculate how much time it would take to transmit one second of raw digitized speech over a transmission line that has the ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 by Sabrina

English
I need to write a speech that covers in detail five PowerPoint slides and is about five minutes long. Where do I start, and how do I organize the speech?
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Anonymous

History/ Civics
1.How did the capture of Vicksburg, Mississippi, take advantage of a Confederate weakness? A-The Confederacy had few soldiers and relied on its well-trained generals to win battles. B- The Confederacy had few weapons manufacturers and relied on Vicksburg for ammunition. C- The...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Jane

Social Studies I need help!!!!!!!!!!
How did the fall of communism most impact people in Eastern Europe economically? A) Privatization has allowed them to become entrepreneurs. B) Greater freedoms have enabled collective farming. C) Democratic elections have ensured more representative government.*** D) The ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Gabby

English
Speech. ENGLISH IS THE LANGUAGE OF OPPORTUNITY,WHY BOTHER TO TEACH INDIGENEOUS LANGAUGES?
Sunday, April 26, 2015 by Ida

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
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
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

social studies
what conclusions can you make based on Riel's speech?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 by Anonymous

Language Arts Ms. Sue?? Writeacher?? Reed?
"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 ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by Amy

Language Arts Ms. Sue?? Writeteacher??
"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, April 21, 2015 by Amy

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
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

history
im working on persuasive essays, the question is asking me to write a response showing where his essay proves to be more persuasive. Could i get some help on which points were more persuasive than others? i didnt think his speech was meant to be persuasive.
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by abbey

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

English
Look at this electricity bill, Andy. - Wow! That's a lot. ==================== In this short dialogue, what is the part of speech of 'a lot'? 1. The electricity bill is a lot. (Is this sentence grammatical? What other expressions can we use instead of 'a lot&#...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by rfvv

speech
traditional african mariage is an advantage for men only,not women?
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by ellen

English
What part of speech is did in the sentence: "Did the statue in the lobby crash?"
Monday, April 13, 2015 by Addison

check my answers please
"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 ...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 by Amber

Reading//LA
"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, April 6, 2015 by Linda

History
1. Why is Lincoln giving a speech at Gettysburg? A.To declare the Confederacy an outlaw nation B.To declare that to goal of the Union is to abolish slavery C.To dedicate a national cemetery for Union and Confederate dead D.To try Confederate soldiers for treason A? 2.When ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by M

History
African Americans in the North greeted the Emancipation Proclamation A.regretfullb B.joyful C.angrily D.sad A? 2. On Jan 1 1863 President Abe Lincoln signed the A.Free slave Bill B.14th Amendment C.Emancipation Proclamation D.13th Amendment C? 3.Which battle did Lincoln use to...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by M

health part2
The sole activity of the respiratory system is breathing. True False The exchange of gases between the blood and tissue cells is external respiration. True False Air flows in the process of pulmonary ventilation because of pressure differences between the atmosphere and the ...
Saturday, March 28, 2015 by april

health part2
The sole activity of the respiratory system is breathing. True False The exchange of gases between the blood and tissue cells is external respiration. True False Air flows in the process of pulmonary ventilation because of pressure differences between the atmosphere and the ...
Saturday, March 28, 2015 by april

us history
Which of the following best describes the Declaration of Sentiments? a) a document that demanded equality for women based on the ideas in the Declaration of Independence b) a public speech given by Elizabeth Cady Stanton that declared women equal to men, and demanded new ...
Friday, March 27, 2015 by Oscar

social studies
In a famous speech, William Jennings Bryan A. declared his staunch support of the gold standard. B. refused his nomination as the presidential candidate of the Populist Party. C. refused to be allied with the so-called "silverists." D. declared that mankind shouldn&#...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Sarah

american Literature
Which historical document does Lincoln refer to when he states "Four score and seven years ago"? The Articles of Confedertion The Declaration of Independence The United States Constitution confused but i think its c? Why were spirituals important to the slave ...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by jimm

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 25, 2015 by HELLO WORLD<>

speech
unscramble fclif
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Inioluwa

Ethics in Tech
In the United States, freedom of expression is: A. guaranteed by the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution. B. a positive right. C. limited to political speech. D. not an absolute right. im confused between B and C
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Amy

History
I'm having trouble answering these questions. Can someone help without being mean? Please help! Much appreciated! 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 ...
Sunday, March 22, 2015 by Oscar

language arts
2. An example of literal description in the poem is (1 point)the sun brightening valleys. an audience being moved by a speech. the words of the president being relevant for a long time. shadows falling over the land.
Thursday, March 19, 2015 by Brooke

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

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

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

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 ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by Emi

language arts
WEDNESDAY March 11, 2015 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 by hello

Language Arts
Please check my answers to these questions: Which of the following is best defined for drama? story with props, story written be performed by actors, and story with a happy ending. My answer is A. Second question What term describes construction onstage that suggest time and ...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by caleb

English Poetry
Define parts of Speech for Jabberwocky I'm on stanza 2 Please check: Beware(v) the(article) Jabberwock(Noun) my (adj) son (noun) The (article) jaws (n) that (pronoun) bite (verb), the(article) claws (noun) that(pronoun) catch (verb) Beware(verb) the(article) Jubjub(adj) ...
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Sweet Pea

literature
What's the poetic significance of the figures of speech in "the pulley"?
Monday, March 9, 2015 by Anonymous

Art 7
1.An art historian notices that two neighboring cultures use a similar style when sculpting horses. This is likely an example of A. Shares interests in the equine form B. Baroque style C. Cultural exchange D. Orientalizing Style 2.An artist loved to work with smooth, flowing ...
Friday, March 6, 2015 by Random

English *Answers Check*
am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. 2 Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous ...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Gia

Math
Phil Anthropist likes to give away money. One day he went to the park with a wad of cash. He gave $100 to a man feeding pigeons. He then gave half of his remaining money to a child eating an ice-cream cone. He then gave $50 to the balloon seller. He then bought a hot dog and ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 by Anonymous

LA
What part of speech is idle in this sentence? "The kids are left idle with nothing to do."
Friday, February 27, 2015 by Jess

ela
I'm analyzing JFK's speech for concession and counter argument. In this paragraph, I'm confused which is the counter and which is the concession. 1 "Some say that it is useless to speak of world peace or world law or world disarmament-and that it will be ...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 by ali

HISTORY
how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly *** B. state senators in...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 by HELP ME PLEASE

Communications
What are some good ideas for a demonstrative speech topic for a speech that has to be 5 minutes
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by Tay B

Social Studies
!. how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits *** C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly B. state senators in...
Friday, February 20, 2015 by homework

LA
When did William Shakespeare live? A. in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth century b. in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth century c.in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century Answer A 2. Which is NOT one of the differences between literary works and ...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 by Shawn

speech
ENGLISH is the language of the opportunity
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 by KARABO

History
1. 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 ...
Friday, February 13, 2015 by Amanda

Constitutional Law
Which of the following is protected speech under the First Amendment? A. Offensive speech B. Fighting words C. Child pornography D. False commercial advertising
Friday, February 13, 2015 by Amy

Constitutional Law
If a professor at a public school imposes a policy barring students from wearing all types of hats in the classroom, this would most appropriately be labeled as a: A. regulation of protected speech. B. ban on protected speech. C. content-based limitation on political speech. D...
Friday, February 13, 2015 by Amy

AP LIT
A VALEDICTION FORBIDDING MOURNING by John Donne As virtuous men pass mildly away, And whisper to their souls to go, Whilst some of their sad friends do say, "Now his breath goes," and some say, "No." So let us melt, and make no noise, [5] No tear-floods, ...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 by Sam Eaton

reading?
Which part of speech is the underlined word in the sentence? Next, add the eggs to the batter. A. preposition B. adverb C. conjunction D. interjection
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 by Lux

Social studies
Which of the following increased south Carolina's desire to secede from the union? A.John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry*** B.Brooks' response to summer's speech C.the proslavery constitution submitted by Kansas D.the decline of the Whig party
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 by Taylor

Social studies
Which of the following increased south Carolina's desire to secede from the union? A.John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry B.Brooks' response to summer's speech C.the proslavery constitution submitted by Kansas*** D.the decline of the Whig party
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Social Studies
in which way are the legal differences among men and women in saudi arabia most apparent a.in their manner of dress b. in their speech c. in their worship d.in their education
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 by pleas help

English
1. The big boy picks on me at school. 2. The big boy harasses me at school. ---------------- Q1: Are both the same in meaning? Q2: What are the parts of speech of both 'picks' and 'on'? Q3:picks on 1) an intransitive verb + a preposition? 2) a transitive verb...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 by rfvv

English LAST 1. (:
It's about MLk I Have A Dream speech. Why does King use the rhetorical technique of parallel structure in his speech? A)to show that he is aware of the time that has passed B)to show that others are not aware of the time that has passed C)to show that two or more ideas ...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 by Don

English **One Question**
In a sense we have come to our nation's capital to cash a check. When the architects of our republic wrote the magnificent words of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note to which every American was to fall heir. This note...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 by Don

English
If you tell them about your worries, they will do the worrying for you while you sleep. ============== What is the part of speech of 'worrying'? Is 'worrying' a noun or a gerund?
Monday, February 2, 2015 by rfvv

English
* move as in: his speech moved many people in the conference. 1.to know how others feel and why feel that way 2. to cause somebody to have strong feelings, especially of sympathy or sadness (from a dictionary) ------------------------ I found the definition of the verb '...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall. English - Writeacher, Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:31am No, in that ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 by rfvv

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall.
Friday, January 30, 2015 by rfvv

physics
CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 near the ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 by Anonymous

physics
CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 near the ...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 by Anonymous

US History
Which of the following 19th century developments most undermined the racial philosophy John C. Calhoun Outlined in the excerpt from his 1848 Senate speech? A The establishment of the Ku Klux Klan B The enforcement of the black codes C. The suspension of habeas corpus D The ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by Crystal

english
School has increased in its difficulty over the years. In the past, kindergarten was carefree; all I had to do was finger paint, crafts, and daily nap-times, which gave me the rest I needed. During my elementary years, math went from adding and subtracting to multiplication ...
Monday, January 26, 2015 by john234

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