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Social Studies--Literature
1. I think King's speech is highly persuasive.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 4:03pm

Social Studies--Literature
#1 is an opinion question. What do YOU THINK? Consider his audience ... who was in front of the Lincoln Memorial that day? Why was he making this speech? Once you figure those things out, you'll be ready to deal with #2.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 3:54pm

Social Studies--Literature
I know I have already posted these question, but I am struggling to find specific aspects that make the speech persuasive. 1. How persuasive do you think King's speech is? 2. What specific aspects of the speech make it so?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 3:53pm

Politics
1. The heart of Martin v. Hunter’s Lessee was D A. whether treaties are supreme laws of the land. B. whether states’ rights trumped national authority. C. the right of Virginia to seize property of traitors during war. D. whether the Supreme Court had authority to ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:27pm

Politics
1. The heart of Martin v. Hunter’s Lessee was A. whether treaties are supreme laws of the land. B. whether states’ rights trumped national authority. C. the right of Virginia to seize property of traitors during war. D. whether the Supreme Court had authority to ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:41am

Social Studies--Literature
The tone of his speech makes it so.
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 3:16pm

Social Studies--Literature
What specific aspects of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Had A Dream" speech make it highly persuasive?
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 2:58pm

english
In the sentence "What made you angry?" what part of speech is the word "you"?
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 6:10pm

speech
Question 5 of 20 5.0 Points In choosing a topic for your first speech, it is wise to:
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 2:26pm

public speaking
Mandy interviewed a source who told about how she was illegally treated by the police. using her information in the speech is an example of: a. facts and statistics b. narrative c. testimony d. hypothetical example i chose b
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 5:46pm

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. SUDDENLY, BEFORE, OUTSIDE 1) Everyone in the cafeteria was SUDDENLY surprised by the...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 12:29am

Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~
THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. YET, OH, SUDDENLY, BEFORE, THROUGH, OUTSIDE 1) The movie was wonderful, YET it was ...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 7:52pm

English
Did you eat my cookies while I was soundly sleeping? Can somebody help me with an interogative sentence with the same parts of speech as in the above sentence?
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 4:42pm

English - Debate writing
school debate on the motion boys,should not help in the kitchen. write your speech for oragainst the motion.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 12:59pm

Punctuation
A paradox is speech that contradicts itself but may be true nevertheless. If I do, where do I put a comma?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 4:43pm

english
The plane came down later than expected. In this sentence ,what part of speech is the word down?
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 8:08pm

English
Have you ever wanted to give up on something before you even started? That’s how Raja felt as he squinted up at the looming mountain crowned in clouds. Then he looked back at the group of boys behind him. “Are you all ready?” one of their leaders, Max’s dad...
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 5:36pm

English - help
Which figure of speech os exemplified by lines 149-151 of the excerpt from The Odyssey, Part III? The slid his right hand down the cord and plucked it, / so the taut gut vibrating hummed and sang a swallow's note. A. Simile B. Metaphor C. Personification * I think it is C...
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 11:26pm

La check my answers,plz
What is the most important question to ask after reading the comment by Felipe? Will everyone be encouraged by Raja’s speech? *** Will the fathers decide to stop at the campground? Why is reaching the top so important to everyone? Why did the boys want to stop so soon? ...
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 3:17pm

Writing
To me, it looks like careless writing or lack of good editing. I agree that there should be a period there instead of a comma. Commas are used for this purpose when there is some kind of "reporting" verb, such as said, asked, wondered, and so on. http://www.google....
Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 9:47am

Spanish Foreign Language
Hi, My current Spanish class is performing an oral presentation on advice for losing weight or being fit. I was wondering if somebody could proofread my Spanish speaking portion and point out the obvious errors? I'm terrible at Spanish so there's probably quite a few ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:01pm

language
Here is a good webpage that explains what reported speech is: http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/r​eported-speech.html There are two ways in which you can report (write) what someone has said or asked: direct address and indirect address. Direct -- She asked me, &...
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:38pm

languagge
What is reported speech? What are the different types of reported speech? Please help me A.S.A.P please and thank you :)
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:25pm

english
What part of speech is coursework?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:34pm

health
Physical symptoms often accompanying social anxiety disorder include excessive blushing, sweating (hyperhidrosis), trembling, palpitations and nausea. Stammering may be present, along with rapid speech. answer is D all of the above
Friday, December 27, 2013 at 5:57am

English
(1) Eric watched the news on TV. (2) His father watched the news on TV.(3) the newscaster talked about special events.(4) A police officer a firefighter and a teacher taught third graders about safety.(5) The mayor took a trip and gave a speech. 1/ what is missing in sentence...
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 5:42pm

SP180-Assignment 6_06 and7_07
ASSIGNMENT 06 SP180 Principles of Public Speaking Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:23pm

SP180-Assignment 6_06 and7_07
ASSIGNMENT 06 SP180 Principles of Public Speaking Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 6:56am

English
Write a letter to the editor or a speech calling for a change that you would like to see in your community and reference the three works as evidence that non-violence and civil obedience are an effective method for affecting change Using these sources - Civil Obedience On ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 10:05pm

English
We don't know without reading or hearing the speech.
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:42pm

English
What does it mean by "What is the supporting idea in this part of the speech?"
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 5:26pm

sat essay
We'll no a speech can't just change some one so I think not
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 3:34pm

English
There's a video on this webpage that will teach you how to make the L-sound: http://www.speechbuddy.com/blog/speech-t​herapy-techniques/teach-your-child-to-sa​y-the-l-sound/ "Valmy" is two syllables: val MEE (stress on the second syllable) The second ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:54pm

the parts of speech
1. is C. 2. Study these. http://www.grammar-monster.com/glossary/​demonstrative_adjective.htm http://www.grammarly.com/handbook/gramma​r/articles/ http://www.k12reader.com/proper-adjectiv​es/
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:09pm

the parts of speech
Right ... a direct object. Sometimes direct objects are also called "verb complements," but most of the time, the term "complement" is meant for other constructions: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/o​bjects.htm#complement
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:02pm

the parts of speech
B. object?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:56pm

the parts of speech
1. C? 2. not exactly
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:55pm

the parts of speech
Neither A nor C is correct!! What noun comes after an ACTION VERB??
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:44pm

the parts of speech
1. http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/pres​entperfect.html 2. Do you know what these choices mean?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:41pm

the parts of speech
Changed my mind for #1 is it B?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:34pm

the parts of speech
1. Write the verb "see" in the present perfect tense. Use the pronoun "I" as the subject. A. I am seeing. B. I am seen. C. I have seen. D. I see. A? 2. Which kind of adjective is used most frequently in ordinary speech or writing? A. Proper B. Common C. ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:29pm

the parts of speech
A.
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:23pm

the parts of speech
Thank you. There is one more question I need help with. 1. A noun that completes an action is called a/an A. subject. B. object. C. predicate. D. complement. A or C?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:23pm

the parts of speech
Right. Also, plain ol' ordinary future tense has "will" as a helping verb, but future perfect has "will have" as helping verbs ... every time!
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:18pm

the parts of speech
C?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:15pm

the parts of speech
First person = I or we Second person = you Third person = he, she, it, or any singular noun Try again.
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:13pm

the parts of speech
1. Choose the correct singular, third person, conjugation of the verb to be in the future perfect tense. A. You have been B. I will be C. She will have been D. They will have been B?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:11pm

the parts of speech
You're very welcome.
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:02pm

the parts of speech
Thank you
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:02pm

the parts of speech
Right
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:53pm

the parts of speech
1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Thousands of years ago, fish were caught in nets and traps. ("and" is italicized) A. Preposition B. Conjunction C. Linking verb D. Pronoun B?
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:47pm

Early Childhood Education
A disadvantage of large group times is: A. language is enjoyed as a group. B. children develop an understanding of being a group member. C. the difficulty of having intimate conversations. D. they are often seen as sharing times. In a study about kindergarten readiness, which ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 12:42pm

American history
My guesses 1. Which of the following is one of the reasons that Native American slavery declined quickly? (4 points) The Spanish and Native American populations mixed. Native Americans did not know how to farm European crops. The Spanish converted many Native Americans to ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 5:40am

English
We soon found a step in the sand. ---------------- What is the part of speech of 'in the sand'? Is it an adverbial phrase modifying 'found,' or an adjective phrase modifying 'step'?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 3:41am

Calculating acceleration science
i dont know but can u help with this plzz Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following is one of the reasons that Native American slavery declined quickly? (4 points) The Spanish and Native American populations mixed. Native Americans did not know how to farm European crops. The ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 2:03am

ENGLISH
A hypothetical example is: A. A false example B. not real but can happen C. an example to prove a hypothesis d. has no place ina speech
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:08pm

public speaking
Paul is delivering a speech on the hunger epidemic in the world. His speech could be helped with the use of: A. facts and statistics. B. narratives. C. examples. D. All of the above Answer: D. All of the above
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 8:27am

English-Room 101 speech
Gay
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 8:14pm

english
could you please tell me the parts of speech for the given sentence : Council took a look round the court for a moment took-look-round-for-moment
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 11:07am

english
B.Figure of speech
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 11:19am

Civics...a few more questions
No, I mean ... how would people use freedom of speech to protect criminals?
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 3:57pm

Civics
That's correct, yes. Criticism of the government and advocacy of unpopular ideas that people may find distasteful or against public policy are almost always permitted. There are exceptions to these general protections, including the Miller test for obscenity, child ...
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 12:28pm

Civics
why are our rights such as freedom of speech not unlimited?
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:23am

PARTS OF SPEECH
is it B?
Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:48pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:56am. a statement about what will happen in the future (What is the part of speech of 'what'? Is 'what' an interrogative pronoun or a relative pronoun?) English - Writeacher, Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 7:58am...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8:17am

introduction to health care
a new technology that will change the role of the transcriptionist is a.speech recognition b.desktop transcription systems c.smards cards d.personal digital assistants my answer is d
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8:15am

English
a statement about what will happen in the future (What is the part of speech of 'what'? Is 'what' an interrogative pronoun or a relative pronoun?)
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:56am

Civics
I agree. You could also include some information from these sites. http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/​first_amendment http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionar​y.com/Freedom+of+Speech
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 4:29pm

Civics
Ms.Sue would you mind checking my answer? Question~How does the constitution protect someone's freedom of speech while also limiting their freedom of speech? Answer~ we are allowed to state our opinion as long as it-does not taken someone's rights away, doesn't ...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 3:52pm

English
1. She cut it open. (Is 'open' an objective complement? What is the part of speech of 'open'? Is 'open' an adjective or a 'verb'?) 2. Chocolate is made from cocoa beans. 3. Chocolate is made from cacao beans. (Which one is correct?) 4. He is ...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 12:39am

parts of speech
I see two that could be correct answers. Past perfect verbs indicate an action that started in the past and continues into the present. Progressive verbs indicate an action that is on-going.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 2:30pm

parts of speech
Which verb tense indicates continuing action? A. Present B. Past perfect C. Future D. Progressive
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 2:29pm

English
Your answers are right. When is never a preposition. Check a dictionary to find a word's parts of speech.
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:41pm

socialstudies(check answers please)
you really ought to read once the short speech Lincoln did after the battle of Gettsbury, honoring the dead on both sides, and seeking peace for the future.
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:25am

socialstudies(check answers please)
Now, what would a speech in 1863 be about?
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:18am

grammar
Which part of speech is the capitalized words in this sentence? Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a NEW nation, conceived in Liberty, and DEDICATED to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil ...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 7:44pm

writing
dic·tion ˈdikSHən/Submit noun 1. the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. "Wordsworth campaigned against exaggerated poetic diction" 2. the style of enunciation in speaking or singing. "she began imitating his careful ...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 6:35pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
A: I would expect to find people who seemed overly relaxed with severely impaired speech and and seriously affected coordination. However, the concept itself, why teenagers drink, has always been somewhat unclear to me. I suppose teenagers may drink to follow the path of their...
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 8:21pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
Oh. I apologize. It appears I forgot to answer the other part of this question. A: I would expect to find people who seemed overly relaxed with severely impaired speech and and seriously affected coordination. However, the concept itself, why teenagers drink, is unclear to me...
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 8:16pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe the dangers of binge drinking. A: There are many dangers of binge drinking. For example, binge drinking causes the area of the brain that control breathing and heart rate to become dangerously depressed. The brain and the heart may even stop functioning. This is ...
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:50pm

grammar
What parts of speech are the words "take possession" is this a verb phrase? Is take a "helping verb" here?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 5:48pm

Law (Ms.Sue)
Rights and Responsibilities: Find the key term that fits with it's definition: 1)A set of rights people have. They include freedom of speech and assembly A-I think it's social rights. 2)An international agreement drawn up after WWII A- I think it's UDHR 3)A court ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:12pm

English
Check the correct information on Ms. Kim's note. (What does 'on Ms. Kim's note' modify? What is the part of speech of "Ms. Kim's note"? An adverbial phrase or an adjective phrase?)
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:55pm

English
The school nurse's sick note is on the table. (What is 'sick note'? What is the part of speech of 'sick'? Is 'sick' a noun or an adjective in the sentence?)
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:43am

English
http://www.google.com/search?q=logarithm​s&rlz=1C1AVSX_enUS414US423&oq=logarithms​&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l5.3977j0j8&sourceid​=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=122&ie=UTF-8#es_s​m=122&espv=210&q=expulsion+definition A big clue is that ends in -ion. Only one part of ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:56am

English
What part of speech is expulsion?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:53am

math
PLEASE HELP WITH THIS HISTORY!!!! Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following statements describes the most common experience of Native Americans after encountering Europeans for the first time? (1 point) Native Americans thought the settlers had nothing to offer them in trade ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:29am

Can someone please help me with this history!!!!!!
Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following statements describes the most common experience of Native Americans after encountering Europeans for the first time? (1 point) Native Americans thought the settlers had nothing to offer them in trade or knowledge. Native Americans ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:45am

Medical Billing and Coding
This is a 71-year-old female admitted with a complaint of right-sided weakness. She denies any fever, shortness of breath, cough, headaches, or chest pain. Patient has NIDDM, controlled by diet. Patient currently smokes. Mild right-sided paralysis was found on physical ...
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 1:45pm

Anthropology
Good grief! No one can "tell" you a thesis statement!! YOU need to come up with that since YOU will be planning and writing the paper or speech or whatever this is for. http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/th​esistatement.html
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 1:57pm

reading
Your last statement is right about Mandela's speech. What was the basic point of King's speech?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 9:01pm

reading
What was the basic point of each speech?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8:58pm

reading
what other rhetorical devices does Nelsons Mandela speech have?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8:32pm

reading
Look at the basic premise of each speech. Which speaker provided the best reasons to believe his premise?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8:28pm

reading
what other rhetorical devices does Nelsons Mandela speech have?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8:27pm

reading
ok thank you. also i have to compare Mandela speech to MLK speech. compare their fundamental argument. which author more successfully supports his argument. what does that mean?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8:12pm

reading
nelson mandela speech glory and hope what are some similes, personification allusion, anaphora, pathos,ethos,logical appeals, metaphors,hyperbole,call to action,counter argument,rebuttal,etc
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 7:46pm

English (parts of speech)
They are all wrong. Study these sites before you post a bunch of guesses again. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/d​efinitions.htm http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/parts​-of-speech_1.htm
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 3:38pm

English (parts of speech)
1) few (preposition) 2) few ( adverb) 1) before (noun) 2) before ( preposition) please check , thanks
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 3:33pm

English (parts of speech)
I'll be glad to check your answers.
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 3:18pm

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