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

(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

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

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

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
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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)
1)Few comic strip are really comical 2)Few attended the meeting (Few is: adjective, verb ,adverb, preposition) (the first and the second are different 3)Before the telecast, we were all nervous 4)Before you leave, let me have your address Before is in the two sentences:Noun,...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 3:13pm

English (parts of speech)
1) This isnt Leslie's handwriting 2)This airoplane luggage weighs only ten pounds. Identify (This) in each sentences (Nouns-pronoun-conjunction-adjective-adv​erb)
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 2:47pm

The plane came down later than expected. 15. In this sentence, what part of speech is the word down? A. Preposition B. Adjective C. Adverb D. Conjunction I picked C, because the word down modifies the verb came, which makes it an adverb. Is this correct? 18. In which sentence ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:26pm

1. Woodpeckers have special eyelids that close a millisecond before each hit. (What is the part of speech of 'a millisecond' in the sentence?) 2. His eyelids closed just before the soccer ball hit his head. 3. His eyelids closed one minute before the soccer ball hit ...
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 1:41am

Can someone please check my answers? I'll write the directions above them. *Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. Place each infinitive in parenthesis. 1. After dinner the guests desire to enjoy some coffee. (subject- guests verb- desire infinitive- to...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 10:16pm

write a summary
on bill clinton's speech. i have In William Clinton's speech, "remarks to the Convocation of God in Christ," Bill Clinton argues for a better future for American Citizens. He continuously tries to persuade American Citizens to take action and make america ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 4:44pm

Please help me. I wanna make sure if all corrects this. Thanks. Some people are so (1)ominous 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 right to safety. Shannon is (3)endowed ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 2:36am

"ending racial inequality" George W. Bush speech
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 7:19pm

they decided that the hedge needed a trim. what is the part of speech of trim in this sentence
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 9:01pm

martin luther king speech "i have a dream"
the counterargument, rebuttal of counterargument, story telling(using personal experiences or the experiences of others in order to appeal to the emotions and/or logic of a targeted audience), appeals to morals or ethics(using language, imagery, personal or observational ...
Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 12:24pm

Leads for Journalism
I'm having difficulties writing a lead for my speech. My speech story will be on the Portage City Council and mayor candidates regarding the city's challenges over the next two years. All their answers were different. My lead was going to simply be: Portage City ...
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 9:02pm

in the MLK jr i have a dream speech the anophora "one hundred years later" how does the rhetorical device help to strengthen or advance this argument. how does King’s use of anaphora strengthen and advance this argument. Think about: The time period of his ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 6:36pm

figure of speech
The World is as big as....
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 7:02pm

Practical English
This is my second time taking this exam this is the last one so I can graduate here is what I think the answers are. If you see any mistakes please help. 1. Choose the sentence in which the verb is a linking verb. A. He works at a gas station. B. His boss pays him well. (C.) ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 4:00pm

Select the part of speech that correctly identifies the italicized word in each sentence below. The movie was wonderful, YET it was not nearly as detailed and creative as the novel. a. preposition b. conjunction* c. adjective d. interjection INDEED, it has been one of the ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 3:51pm

A speaker has a collection of 62 jokes. He uses 3 jokes in each speech. Please help i got a is 37820 but really need help with part b (a) In how many ways can he select 3 jokes for a speech? How many speeches can he give without using a joke twice? (Round your answer down to ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 12:01am

Please check my answers... 1. Asthma is associated with environmental conditions. True 2. Only one-half of U.S. children with asthma follow their doctor's advice about medication. False 3. The percentage of overweight children has increased only marginally in the past 20 ...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 2:43pm

Public Speeking
I need help with an attention getter speech/intro on the Buffalo Soldiers.
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:11pm

Which laws attempted to restrict speech that directly criticized the government
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 9:38pm

A small airplane has a speech of 200km/h with respect to the air. There is strong wind blowing at 77km/h at 23 north of east with respect to the Earth . A) in which direction should the plane head in order to land at an airport due north of its present location?B) what would ...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:54am

Physics ...... Science
A small airplane has a speech of 200km/h with respect to the air. There is strong wind blowing at 77km/h at 23 north of east with respect to the Earth . A) in which direction should the plane head in order to land at an airport due north of its present location?B) what would ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 11:03pm

Language Arts
3 main points for a speech on the alphabet
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:37pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). How did colonialism affect the development of democracy? A: Colonialism affected the development of democracy as a government which was based upon colonialism censored the press, limited free speech, and punished dissent. It also discriminated against all who were not part...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8:38pm

Special Education Setting Teachers Aide
children with a language or speech disorde are A)sometimes suffering from an aphasia.(my answer) B)always learing challenged. C)able to receive special help only after the third grade. D)unable to use communication boards. can someone please check if this is right please
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:42am

In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Catching fish is one of the oldest pastimes. the italicized word is is. A. Adverb B. Conjunction C. Preposition D. Verb I thought it was a preposition at first but after some reading I know it cant ...
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 7:48am

Preschoolers do not use private speech to A) communicate with those around them B) decide what to do C) explain events to themselves D) review what they know Is the answer A?
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 4:55pm

Introduction to Occupational Thearpy
1. What type of facility treats most of conditions and may offer outpatient occupational therapy services? A. federal institutions B. rehabilitation hospitals C. acute care hospital D. work hardening centers (My Answer is B) 2. Which of the following professions considers the ...
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:21am

2. Tecumseh's "Let the white race perish" speech is A. a logical list of reasons why the whites should be resisted. B. a satire on the white race and its traditions. C. a plea to the people's reason. D. an appeal to the emotions of his listeners.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 12:13pm

Can someone help me with parts of speech? Huxley himself came from a long line of intellectuals. His grandfather Thomas Huxley, a follower of Charles Darwin, was a rather famous lecturer and essayist. His great-uncle Matthew Arnold was a great English poet and critic. His ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 7:49pm

I am to identify 3 words or phrases in the Canada anthem and explain. Verse one: 1. True North Strong and Free - this phrase expresses hope and freedom of choice, speech and beliefs. 2. with Glowing hearts - this phrase describes the love and pride for our country 3. We stand ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 8:39am

public speaking
Paul is delivering a speech on the hunger epidemic in the world. His speech could be helped with the use of:
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:40pm

1.Do axons and dendrites meet at synapses? True 2. Does perception take place in the corpus callosum? False 3. One of the drawbacks of breast feeding is that the quantity of breast milk produced is not adjustable. for example it may be difficult for a mother to keep up with ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 10:08pm

Hello! alright so this is basically a general knowledge kind of question but it's for my writing assignment. i'm not really sure what a preacher may say at a funeral and i've tried searchring on google and havent found any luck. so based on your experience can you ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:25pm

I have to write an attention getting statement for a speech and I don't know where to start
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 2:35pm

public speaking
Organizing a speech means to: research the materials. presenting a speech in a logical manner. selecting words to use. adapt the speech to audience. i'm confused between A and B
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:03am

could you tell me parts of speech for burnt and disfiguring in the following sentence : He lost both eyes and his face was burnt disfiguring him completely
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 2:57pm

can you tell me parts of speech for yesterday in : i went to new york yesterday
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 2:08pm

In the Week Four Toolwire Learnscape, you craft an introductory paragraph for a speech Senator Johnson is giving on the effect of the Internet on politics. After scanning the websites you are given, how comfortable are you with the credibility of the information you found on ...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:48am

children who require special treatment
Robert is eight years old.he is experiencing poor perception,bizarre spelling errors and speech problems.robert suffers from? a.epilepsy b.downs syndrome c.cerebral palsy d.dyslexia my answer is d
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 6:27am

children who require special treatment
spelling or reading retardation counld be a result of ? a.average i.q. b.speech and language difficulties c.emotional problems history my answer is d
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 6:21am

If you go to the Internet and do a research for statistics to back up your argument for a speech you are writing for your Communications class, it is considered: A. primary research. B. investigative research. C. systematic research. D. secondary research.
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 4:57pm

public speaking
When preparing an outline for a speech, which of the below is NOT a part of the speech outline?
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 9:47am

American Government
First, explain what civil liberties are. Then, look at the first amendment. The first amendment states “Congress shall make no law . . . abridging the freedom of speech, or the press.” In practice, however, the Supreme Court has never regarded these protections as ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 1:13pm

1. Is the city very far from here? 2. No, it is very close. (What is the part of speech of 'far' and 'close'? Are they adverbs or adjectives?)
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 12:45am

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...
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:56pm

In his 1992 speech, how did Mikhail Gorbachev view the impact of the global communications revolution on the people of less-developed countries?
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 11:48pm

A hypothetical example is: A. a false example. B. not real but can happen. C. an example used to prove a hypothesis. D. has no place in a speech.
Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 2:10am

Creative Writing
Is it really wrong to write dialogue like this: ["Hey," I said, patting her on the head.] I read somewhere that you're not technically supposed to add an action like that with a speech verb.
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 7:39pm

can someone please help me with this question Why do you think Martin Luther King speech begins with a discussion of American History and ends with dreams of a future America
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 5:42pm

I still have a few questions to check. I really hope you can check them. Thank you! 1) Which metaphors does the poet use to address the urn in the first stanza? 2) How is the urn described? What figure of speech is used in line one and two “Heard melodies are sweet, but ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 6:05pm

1. He won first place in the math contest. 2. He got first place in the speech contest. 3. He received first place in the science contest. (Are they all grammatical? Can we use all the verbs?)
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 2:02am

What are the three most significant concepts you have learned in this course that you would include in a speech supporting incorporation of health psychology concepts into health care policy? Please explain why you would incorporate (why are they important?)
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 8:18pm

Julie has a speech delay and is often shy with other children. The best way to include her in your daily group activities is to A) Ask a volunteer to provide her with individual attention.B) provide her with some books to read while you work with the other children. C) let her...
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 4:17pm

Julie has a speech delay and is often shy with other children. The best way to include her in your daily group activities is to
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 3:26pm

43. Student Council Election Day: Monday To: Nominees From: Your Principal Concerning: Rules of Election 1. Everyone running for office must prepare a 3-minute speech that will be recorded for presentation to the entire school. You need to "Dress for Success" as you ...
Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 7:56pm

major parts of speech
select the incorrect statement. a. Major parts of speech are called content words because the carry most of the meaning fo communication b.Minor parts of speech are called function words because thay are concerned with meaning c. Major parts of speech include nouns verbs, and ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 4:01am

5. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Thousands of years ago, fish were caught in nets and traps. A. Conjunction B. Linking verb C. Pronoun D. Preposition
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 11:28pm

English Pls Writeacher Help me by checking my work
Please replace the incorrect words with correct words in the following sentences using AP Style. There may be more than one error per sentence; all sentences contain at least one error. Use correct AP style, punctuation, grammar and spelling errors.) 1. Original: California&#...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 6:30am

e.g. I want to find out more about the smart phone. (In this sentence, what is the part of speech of 'more' Is 'more a noun, a pronoun or an adverb?)
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 1:02am

What part of speech is the italicized word in the sentence below? What part of speech is the italicized word in the sentence below? Four score and seven years ago, our forefathers brought forth UPON this continent a new nation conceived in liberty and dedicated to the ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 7:00pm

speech (Writeacher)
I'm trying to think of a good topic for my persuasive speech and with all I have going on my mind is a blank. I wondered if you had any good suggestions? I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks for all your help and you inspired me so with your story that it made me realize ...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 10:22pm

Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 11:11pm. (Thank you for your help in many ways. Would you look at the sentence? Is 'the same' in apposition with 'about 20 degrees C'? ) e.g. The temperature in cave houses is always the same, about 20 degrees C. ...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 8:37am

Public Speaking
I need help writing a speech out on the following topic:Why banning the use of cell phones while driving should be mandatory nationwide. tate the general purpose, specific purpose, and central idea clearly and in the appropriate form.4. Limit your main points and supporting ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 10:37pm

speech (Writeacher)
Writeacher, in response I am doing my outline for an informative speech and I decided to choose the topic Why me? Dying to live or living to die. Everybody at some point will encounter some kind of diagnosis whether it be you, your spouse, a loved one and even a child, I did. ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 1:49pm

Please help me. I need to write an informative speech. My husband has been sick for along time and needs a lung transplant (He is 52 and never smoked!) Any way I want to right a speech on how any one can over come a life crisis. It's just hard to think of something when ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 2:13am

e.g. I want to find out more about what happened. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? Is 'more' an object of 'find out' and a pronoun? Or is 'more' and adverb?)
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 10:08pm

Can someone give an example of Campaign Speech that involves about a recent celebrity. Thank you in advance. Sincerely, Kink
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 8:30pm

What is the difference between a general purpose and a specific purpose? How can writing a clear specific purpose help you put together a more effective speech
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:11pm

there is technology day celebration in our school. I have to give a speech on a new technology that has developed recently and very rarely known. Please give me some ideas.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:46pm

Please rephrase the following sentences into a more simple manner. I need to give a presentation and i would like to write this out simpler. Thank you guys Research of soil erosion is difficult for several reasons, but particularly because soil erosion is an intermittent ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 6:16am

Alyssa is enrolled in a public-speaking class. Each week she is required to give a speech of greater length than the speech she gave the week before. The table below show the length of several of her speeches: WK #/Length of Speech (seconds) 3/150, 4/180, 5/210, 6/240 If this ...
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 8:51pm

To avoid speaking in monotone, a strategy to use can include: A. changing pitch and tone of voice. B. voice inflection. C. varying rate and pace of speaking. D. All of the above i'm confused betwen A & D 2. Which nonverbal consideration creates immediate impressions among ...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 1:02pm

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