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major parts of speech
You'll have to go back into your text for this one. I don't know which parts of speech your text considers major and which it considers minor.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 9:22am

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

english
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

English
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

Approapriate logos
Forgive me Ms. Sue, but I really need some clarification. I was looking at the same site you showed me and I click on an article named "First Amendment protects more than just words" ...it basically says that symbolic speech is protected by the First Amendment. So, ...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 11:01pm

Approapriate logos
Under our United States government, yes, you are able to wear that shirt. You have the constitutional right of freedom of speech and freedom of religion protected by the First Amendment. Any opposition to that is a DIRECT VIOLATION of the Constitution. So, long story short, ...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 10:15pm

horizon
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

Look for poem
identify the figure of speech
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 7:26am

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

English
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)
When my daughter was diagnosed with cancer, she and her husband had 3 children at home ... ages 17, 14, and 9. How did they get through this? Each person in that household reacted to the news differently, and each continued to react differently as she went through chemo, ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 2:04pm

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

speech
You mean you want to write a speech ... I don't know how anyone else can help you without giving you a bunch of platitudes that may or may not mean anything to you in particular. Read through many of these and see if any ideas strike you: http://www.google.com/search?q=how...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 7:45am

speech
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

English
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

English
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

writing
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

science
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

English
2. Which of the following would not be a good strategy for delivering a speech? (1 point) (1 pt) Speak quickly so you don’t bore your audience. (0 pts) Avoid swaying back and forth. (0 pts) Use language tailored to your audience. (0 pts) Emphasize your main points with ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 5:26pm

Speech
You're very welcome! =)
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:18am

Speech
thank you I appreciate your help:)
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 8:18am

Speech
Errors in analysis cost time ... In order to = To Comma after "identified" But I agree with you, that not much else can be reworded with any accuracy, other than simply replacing some words with synonyms (e.g., "techniques" = "methods").
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 8:01am

Speech
Analysing errors consumes time and money. In order to assure that the physical erosion processes are correctly identified both error analysis and standardisation of measuring techniques are necessary to limit uncertainty and to minimise misinterpretation For the last paragraph...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:48am

Speech
OK
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:36am

Speech
thank you very much i will repost once i have finished the whole thing.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:15am

Speech
Pretty good. Here are some things I'd change: In sentence 1, it's not clear what "it" is (right after "because") ... erosion or research. Remove "it" and put in the correct noun. In sentence 2, "They" and "thus" need to...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:12am

Speech
Soil erosion research is difficult for several reasons notably because it is an intermittent process and thus, an extremely difficult phenomena to observe. In most studies, only the consequences are investigated. Environmental data measurement, processing and analysis are ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:02am

Speech
No, no. The way this works is that YOU give the simplifying a try, and then someone here will be able to give you feedback. Re-post when you're ready.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 6:23am

Speech
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

math
each week she increases her speech by 30 seconds 12 minutes = 720 seconds (you are right so far) This is an arithmetic sequence, where a = 150 , d = 30 we need to find which term is 720 150 + (n-1)(30) = 720 30n - 30 = 570 30n = 600 n = 20 but what I considered first term is ...
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 9:53pm

math
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

English
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

English
1. All of the following are helpful techniques in effective speech delivery EXCEPT: A. pauses. B. voice inflection. C. filler words. D. projection. is it C 2. Hand gestures help emphasize a point except when they are: A. appropriate. B. natural. C. excessive. D. expressive. is...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 12:53pm

Language Arts
I'd like to know if I answered these correctly. 1.Both the Whitman poem and the Dickinson poem are examples of poetry that? A. abandons conventional rhyme and meter. B. stresses the pangs of unrequited love. C.praises the work of ordinary people. D. captures the cadence of...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 11:23am

English
8.With a(n) ____ expression on his face the prisoner looked through his cell window at the patch of sky that meant freedom to him wistful 10.Freedom of speech is a(n) ____ and a mockery if it does not apply to people whose opinions are very unpopular sham 12.Nothing can ____ ...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 9:59pm

English-Room 101 speech
Excessive makeup can be messy, getting all over clothing.
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 4:23pm

English-Room 101 speech
PLEASE REPLY ON MY OTHER QUESTION BELOW. MY HOMEWORK IS DUE IN TOMMMORW. I FORGOT TO MENTION THAT I STILL HELP ON MY LAST IDEA!!!
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 3:17pm

English-Room 101 speech
lol... I really want to say that and I do think the same. But my teacher gave a set of rules, which consisted of us to not offend anyone and to give constructive reasons. sorry but teacher nowadays have VERY high expectations!! :)
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:52pm

English-Room 101 speech
Nonetheless, 8 is true. Some people, like me, could assume the girl is a tramp.
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:47pm

English-Room 101 speech
I need to add humour as well! But humour isn't exactly my strongest point! :)
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:47pm

English-Room 101 speech
Thanks. I agree with 9 & 10. But 8 isn't exactly appropriate reason as I don't want to offend anyone.
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:42pm

English-Room 101 speech
8. Some people could assume you're a tramp or prostitute 9. It's inappropriate for school. 10. Too much make up disturbs the educational process.
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:39pm

English-Room 101 speech
I have to come up with a speech about what I feel should go into room 101. Room 101 is a british tv programme, which came from a book. It's basically when people give reasons of what they don't like. The presenter decides, what goes into room 101. I am doing a similar ...
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:37pm

Public Speaking
I disagree with your answer for this: "Which of the following is NOT true about persuasive speaking compared to informative speaking?" Patrick Henry's speech is not about objects.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 3:02pm

Public Speaking
Patrick Henry’s famous speech carries the theme “give me liberty or give me death.” This is a speech about: A. events. B. processes. C. concepts. D. objects. This one I'm stuck between C and D
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 2:54pm

grammar
What part of speech is the word run in the following sentence? I have a run in my hose.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 7:34pm

English
1. Which of the following would not be a good strategy for delivering a speech? Make sure your presentation equipment is running properly. *Start talking over the audience to quiet them down. Use correct grammar and well-formed sentences. Look directly at the members of your ...
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 4:34pm

english
ana wants to write a descriptive essay about a place tha is important to her 1-which of these would best help ana prepare to write aboute her plkace a-reading stories about places she has not visited b-closing her eyes, picturing her place and listing details c-Listing places ...
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:11pm

Social Studies
When Nelson Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize, he gave a speech in which he noted the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some words of his speech: "...It will not be presumptuous of us if we also add, among our predecessors, the name of another ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 9:13pm

Social Studies
When Nelson Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize, he gave a speech in which he noted the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some words of his speech: "...It will not be presumptuous of us if we also add, among our predecessors, the name of another ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 6:02pm

English
Study these sites. http://www.towson.edu/ows/conjunctions.h​tm http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/parts-​of-speech/conjunctions/conjunctions.html​ I'll get you started. 1. Most people collect stamps only as a hobby, but some people collect stamps as an ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:38pm

language arts
The answer is B you can tell from the context clues since the sentence refers to a scientist that would be a guest speaker. From this you can deduce that this person is going to do a sort of lecture which usually involves speech and writing. Reasons why other answers are wrong...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 7:38pm

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 7:33pm

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 3:07pm

language arts
During the lecture at Florida state, the audience of scientist was curious about how the guest speaker would treat the topic of life on other planets Q : what is the meaning of the word treat at is used in the sentence? A : To pay another persons expenses B : to deal with a ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:40pm

Poetry
See definition 2 here: http://www.answers.com/topic/tenor-6 And see definition 2 here, too: http://www.answers.com/topic/vehicle I agree with your first two answers, and I agree with your first answer for Will Ferrell's speech. With the definition above, you should be able...
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:46am

Medical Administrative Assisting
There is no set number of main points in any speech.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 12:19pm

Medical Administrative Assisting
How many main points in a speech?
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 12:05pm

THE PARTS OF SPEECH
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. Preposition C. Verb D. Pronoun
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:39pm

English
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'm confused between B & C 2. An advantage of using ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 1:05pm

English
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. is it B
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 12:48pm

English
1. In conducting a personal interview, setting limits on what will be covered should occur: A. at the beginning of the interview. B. in the middle of the interview. C. at the end of the interview. D. during the strategy stage. i'm confused between A & D 2. For Thomas to ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 12:36pm

HUM/186
In the Week Four Toolwire® Learnscape, you craft an introductory paragraph for a speech Sen. 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...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:38pm

early childhood
To promote infant (six to twelve months) speech growth, name five useful adult techniques.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:47pm

reading
what is a canteen? What part of speech is it
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 6:31pm

English
1. When Elizabeth made a speech presentation demonstrating how to create an effective PowerPoint Presentation, her speech is about: A. events. B. processes. C. concepts. D. objects. is it B 2. When speaking about abstract concepts, make them concrete to the audience by: A. ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 2:34pm

English
I agree with your answers for 1 - 4. I disagree with your answer for 5. Have you read the speech? http://www.history.org/almanack/life/pol​itics/giveme.cfm
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 2:29pm

English
1. When a speaker seeks to explain or illustrate a process, she or he is probably speaking to: A. inform. B. persuade. C. entertain. D. celebrate. is it A 2. When the theme of a speech is, “Be all you can be. Join the Navy,” it is meant to: A. entertain. B. inform. C...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 2:25pm

public speaking
1. A speaker talking about the benefits of cosmetic surgery to an audience primarily of women is appealing to which level of needs in Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs? A. Physiological needs B. Esteem needs C. Belongingness and love D. Safety needs.. is it B 2. Physical ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:45pm

Public speaking
Attitudes, beliefs, values, and motivation are characteristics of: A. psychographics. B. demographics. C. the speaker’s profile. D. the audience’s response to the speech. is it B 2. Nicole was asked to speak to the French Club about her trip to Northern France. She ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:39pm

Public Speaking
1. Effective public speaking is: A. audience-centered. B. message-centered. C. speaker-centered. D. channel-centered. is it A 2. When a speech attempts to influence the audience s beliefs, attitudes, and opinions about something, it is generally meant to: A. inform. B. ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:09pm

Public Speaking
1. When your speech adds to your listeners’ knowledge, it is meant to: A. inform. B. persuade. C. entertain. D. celebrate. is it A 2. In choosing a topic for your first speech, it is wise to: A. ask advice from others. B. start with what you know. C. research first. D. ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:02pm

PHI 103
These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: Time Spent: 1 h , 31 min , 47 secs Points Received: 19 / 25 (76%) Question Type: # Of Questions...
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 7:10pm

english
Speech criticism is a simpler form of: A. speech evaluation. B. rhetorical criticism. C. panel judging. D. communication process. is it B 2. You are evaluating this when you are looking for a clear, compelling message. A. Use of quotes B. Structure C. Length of speech D. ...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 6:16pm

english
Your Answer B. Figure of speech MY RESOURCE - 100% graded assignment JUST REMEMBER IT IS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND WHY THAT ANSWER IS CORRECT. Look at definitions closely
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 4:14pm

English
1. The students are playing soccer against the teachers. (What is the part of speech of 'against the teachers'? Is it an adverbial phrase or an adjective phrase? Does 'against the teachers' modify 'soccer'?) 2. What's your favorite place at school...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 8:14am

English
1. We will win the game against Japan. 2. We will win the game with Japan. Q1. Are both the same in meaning? Q2. What is the part of speech of 'against Japan'? Is it an adjective phrase or an adverbial phrase?
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 8:31am

SOC 313
1. Motor and perceptual consequences of brain damage affect: (Points : 1) visual-spatial relations; vision and hearing; and bowel and bladder function memory; attention and concentration; and judgment speech and language personality change and affective response 2. Stephanie ...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:01pm

American Government POL 201
1. Question : When the President appoints a nominee to the Supreme Court, he mainly Answer Considers the nominees ideological orientation 2. Question : Alexander Hamilton said that the judiciary would be the least dangerous branch of government because Answer; it has neither ...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 6:07pm

Grammer
I would say its a metaphor... Why well because the figure of speech is relating to an object as in her coffe, and cream neck. AM i right?
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 12:16pm

English
Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 6:29pm. Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:35pm. Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:39pm. Try hard to succeed. (What is the part of speech of 'to succeed'? Is 'to succeed'...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 9:28am

English
Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:35pm. Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:39pm. Try hard to succeed. (What is the part of speech of 'to succeed'? Is 'to succeed' the object of the verb 'try'? Or is 'to succeed' the ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 6:29pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:39pm. Try hard to succeed. (What is the part of speech of 'to succeed'? Is 'to succeed' the object of the verb 'try'? Or is 'to succeed' the adverbial phrase which modifies 'try'?) English - ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:35pm

English
No. What kind of word is "marvel"? What kind of word is "huge"? Look up their part of speech here if you are not sure: http://www.dictionary.com
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 4:24pm

speech
If you don't know why kids should stay in school, then I'm afraid I can't help you. Please note that Jiskha tutors do not do homework; we help students with their homework.
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 3:15pm

speech
Please help if you don't mind write for me because I don't have an idea what to say please
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:52pm

speech
What is your question? What is your task? How would you like us to help you?
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:43pm

speech
You are concerned about the high rate of school droupouts in your community and have recentky addressed the youth at a local secondary school who were thinking of dropping out of school and look for job.please help me its urgent the task is needed tomorrow
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:42pm

grammar
The word, "whom," comes immediately after the word "for." What part of speech is "For?"
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 5:58pm

social studies
amendments in bill of rights, freedom of speech, press, liberty, and pursuit of happiness, etc.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:28pm

English
Can somebody help me write my rough draft for a speech about how youth's and adult's should get the same penalty for crime?
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:06pm

English
I am writing a speech and It about a boy named Edward and he lost her mom when he was young. I need a hook in a question format. Please help. What should I write. Ex: Have ever realize...... I need something similar to this. Please Help!!!!!!
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:13pm

business english
1.which of the following sentences is accurate in terms of the words it uses? a. there is alarge amount of people at the convention. b. we have to decide between the four options available to us. c.fewer people will attend the conference this year because of the higher costs. ...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 10:38pm

English
help please has to be turned in today dont really understand it. Chief Joseph Surrenders Compare Chief Joseph's speech with the "Gettysburg Address". Discuss the similarities and differences between them. (Consider the feelings of the speaker, as well as literary...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 12:16pm

English
1. Wilma found a love for running. 2. Wilma found love for running. (Which one is correct?) 3. Wilma tried hard to be able to walk again. (What is the part of speech of 'to be able to walk again'? Is it the object of 'tried'? Or is it an adverbial phrase ...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:18am

language
what parts of speech is drive and to in the sentence We took a long drive to the ocean.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10:57pm

English
Today, Dad ate two eggs and bacon for breakfast. Label each word, part of speech.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 4:36pm

Grammatical Corrections in my Essay...?
Can you help me check my essay, to see if their are any grammer mistakes or other mistakes. Every toddler has their own unique qualities, strengths and needs. Antonio Becerra is a wonderful and intelligent three year old boy; he was born on February 16, 2008. Their so much to ...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 4:09pm

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