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Speech (acronym help)
I am doing a demo speech on how to make play dough and my four easy steps are 1. mix 2. add 3. stir and 4. kneed. These 4 make up MASK. I do not at all have to do my speech this way but I think it would be kinda cool if I could somehow relate a mask to the speech so that I ...
Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 7:24pm

english (notificatins)
an appeal to logic--(persuasive appeals) the emotions that a speaker demonstrates towards his or her subject--(pathos) an appeal to the credibilty of the speaker--(ethos) an appeal to a sense of right or wrong--(logos) devices in a speech that seek to convince an audience(...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 10:21am

SS7R - Bill of Rights Project Check
Please check my project to see if it's good. LET ME KNOW IF THERE ANY GRAMMERS, OR ERRORS!!! I hope you love my project I had been working hard on this. BTW - For those teachers who don't know about my project ask Ms. Sue or check on my name to see my other post about ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:39pm

Speech
I am going to be giving a demonstration speech that has to be between 3-10min, but i am not sure what to do it on. I was showing how to make an item/ product that you normally buy from the store but can easily make at home but am not sure. It either has to be practical or ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:19pm

Government
What restrictions on freedom of speech and freedom of the press are constitutionally permissible?
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:13pm

Social Studies 7R - Bill of Rights Project
I have a project for social studies that is due when we come back from break (4/16/12). Choose one of the projects listed below to show your understanding of one or more of the following Amendments 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 to the Constitution: I choose one and I can easily ...
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 2:59pm

writing
Can someone help me describe the peruasive appeal of Dr. Kings "I Have a Dream" speech, and refering persuasive devices and literary elements in the answer
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:05pm

english
persuasive appeals (A) tone (D) ethos (E) pathos (B) logos (C) A) an appeal to logic B) the emotions that a speaker demonstrates towards his or her subject C) an appeal to the credibility of the speaker D) an appeal to a sense of right and wrong E) devices in a speech that ...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:03pm

Law
How have Congress and the courts justified placing limits on the freedom of speech?
Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 9:30pm

the parts of speech
13. In which sentence do the capitalized words represent a prepositional phrase? A. The Maxi Deli is AROUND THE CORNER. B. Apart from his looks, I would never TRUST HIM. C. The conductor CALLED OUT, "All aboard!" D. I am not going TO RUN out of patience.
Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 2:20pm

English
Thank you very much. Here are some more sentences I'd like you to check, too. In particular, I need to revise the following sentences. 1) For Prospero Caliban becomes the "most lying slave", though he really is filth. (" I have used thee -Filth as though art...
Friday, April 6, 2012 at 5:44pm

poetry
Which figure of speech is used in the following quotation? "The winter evening settles down with smell of steaks in passageways".
Friday, April 6, 2012 at 6:15am

English
I left out a few sentences. Thank you. 1) Then, the characters introduce one another using letters instead of speech, and the action is made up by a series of scenes with no general summaries. Another feature is its immediacy. 2) As stated by Richardson himself, this kind of ...
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 4:06am

english
A-the dictionary definition of a word B-making assertions about a group that are too broad C-parts of a presentation that augment the words D-rhetorical devices that rely on faulty reasoning E- the emotional associations a work invokes audiovisual(A) connation(E) denotation(D...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 11:39pm

english
Could someone check mty work? Which of the following would not be a good strategy for delivering a speech? Make sure your presentation is running properly Start talking over the audience to quiet them down (anser) Use correct grammer and well formed sentences Look directly at ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 10:53pm

Essessentials of Communication(Speech)
I've been stuck on this question for the longest and can't find help anywhere. Instructions Read the following statement; then respond with a question, content paraphrase, feeling paraphrase, and a combination of content and feeling paraphrase. Statement from Speaker...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 1:54pm

english
Can someone please check my work? Which of the following is Not a good idea for choosing a subject for a persuasive speech? Choose an issue important to you. Choose a subject that people disagree on. Choose a subject that you have little personal experience with or facts about...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:46pm

English (DGP)
what part of speech is "then" in this sentence: the old lady pulled her spectacles down and looked over them about the room then she put them up and looked out under them
Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 12:48pm

English
Thank you very much, Writeacher. Can you also suggest to me short reading comprehension (to be done in 15 minutes) with a set of comprehension questions at the end (intermediate level) ? Can you check if my sentences to turn into indirect speech are possible? 1) “Would ...
Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 11:37am

English
Writeacher, I need your help to find exercises on the following grammar topics: 1) Defining and non-defining relative clauses. (e.g. two sentences to combine ...) 2) Wish (+ simple past, past perfect, would + inf.) 3)Indirect speech (reporting verbs such as apologize, remind, ...
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 5:27pm

Lauguage arts and History
I need help these! Please help me! Thanks! Identify two parts of chapter 10 that struck you the hardest from Frederick Douglass’ descriptions. Create a T Chart with quotes on the left and your response on the right. 1) What should be done about the newly freed slaves? ...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 8:29pm

English - ms. sue
this be last question What figure of speech portrays the wharf’s ‘crooked legs stockinged in barncales”? where else do it occur? How do it further the description? I not get this one I think the figure of speech be personification but I not get where else it ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 8:39pm

English
Using shadow puppets is a very old storytelling tradition around the world. (What is the part of speech of 'storytelling'? Is it an adjective or a noun?)
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 7:00pm

english
c an you pl explain the word employability correct spelling parts of speech etc
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 4:53pm

Eng.
Given that she previously belonged to high society and that later she had to move to a trailer park, she did not like to mix with the rif-raff in the park. What part of speech is GIVEN in this sentence.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 3:00pm

English
I am currently writing my "Journey" Speech, does anyone know a quote from a famous person who has a quote about journey that is very inspiring and I can include at the end of my speech? Thank you...
Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 5:49am

english
Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: Unless you come to class and complete the work, you will learn VERY little. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction .
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 8:59pm

english
Identify the underlined part of speech in the following sentence: Unless you come to class and complete the work, you will learn very little. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 7:40pm

english
Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: Sterling has volunteered FOR an organization that helps the homeless. Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 7:39pm

english
Identify the capitalized part of speech in the following sentence: You should be proud of him, FOR he's a "jolly good fellow." Answer a. noun b. pronoun c. verb d. adjective e. adverb f. preposition g. conjunction .
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 7:36pm

English
I took too long in the shower. (Is this grammatical? What is the part of speech of 'long'? Is 'long' a noun?)
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 10:08pm

English
I took too long in the shower. (Is this grammatical? What is the part of speech of 'long'? Is 'long' a noun?)
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 10:07pm

reading
i dont know about this question what does the St. Crispians Day speech tell you about the character of Henry V can you please just help me
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 7:41pm

reading
last question i really dont understand this what does the St. Crispians day speech tell you about the character of Henry V Help me Please
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 7:03pm

Reading
Why does Henry V say that the world wil always remember St. Crispian's Day in "St. Crispians day speech
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 6:17pm

MsSue Please
I'm the guy doing the persuasive speak on the Oil leakage in the Kalamazoo river. I can see you're from/know of this area. Can you give me some pointers/idea's of what I could talk about/include in my persuasive speech. I've been doing a little reading of how ...
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 11:13am

english
i'm having a hard time paraphrasing this passage in MLA style and also using it as a direct quote in APA please help!! The United States faces two major CT challenges in the Arabian Peninsula—the direct threat posed by al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), and the...
Friday, March 9, 2012 at 8:04am

English literature
What figure of speech is 'the heavens let loose' in a comprehension implying a heavy rain
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 10:36am

speech
Concerning dictionaries and their proper use, which one of the following statements is most accurate?
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 11:37pm

English
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'?)
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:39pm

Early childhood literacy
What do preschoolers use private speech for?
Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 10:25am

help for homework
can you correct that for me pleas? Have you ever sat in a classroom and observed the conversational styles of the students? Nowadays many people flying to another language because several reasons such as study , business, or even Tourism. However, When they travel to face ...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 9:48pm

Speech
Ballad Verse poem with 3 stanzas, 8 lines per stanza and the last line is the same or very similar to the 1st line.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 10:53pm

Speech
Iambic Tetrameter poem with 8 syllables and 2 stanzas with 4 lines each.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 10:50pm

Persuasive topics.
What are some issues in Kalamazoo, Michigan that I can do a persuasive speech on. Issues that are 2010 or greater?
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 9:57pm

in speech citations
how would I site what someone said in a video on youtube in a speech?
Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 12:47pm

speech
I am looking for an attention getter for my imformative speech about dog-human communication, In the speech, I am going to be talking about verbal and non verbal dog behaviors and then how dogs repond to human verbal and non verbal behaviors. I was thinking some statistic but ...
Friday, February 24, 2012 at 11:03pm

English
Could you please check if everything is OK? Thank you very much. 3) Put the following into indirect speech using a suitable reporting verb (10) 1) “Would you like to have dinner with me on Saturday?”, he said to me. He invited me to have dinner ... 2) “Shall I ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 1:00pm

English
Thank you very much for your revision! I just wanted to know if I can use indirect speech in this rephrase: Then the poet has doubts about the fate of a fair youth. Will he also undergo the ravages of time since sweet and beautiful creatures don't stay that way forever; ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 4:30pm

English Journey Assessment Task
WHAT IS IT? Speech on the ways the concept of JOURNEY is expressed throughout Rabbit Proof Fence and two other related texts of your choosing PLUS a typed transcript of that speech. Focus Area: What are the messages / ideas continued within the texts about JOURNEY and HOW (...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:07pm

English
Thank you very much for helping me, Writeacher! I have a question. As in chapter 11 chapter refers to his last year (fifth year in England) shall I use the past in the rephrase, when he recalls the time he spent with the horses? Here is the third part of my rephrase. 1) Then ...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 7:22am

English
Here is the second part of my rephrase. Hopefully I can send it to you, Writeacher! Thank you. 1) Then he likens both his family and friends to the horses for their shape and disposition (?). Though more civilized and endowed with the gift of speech, they seem to use their ...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 5:52am

speech
So Im going to be doing an informative speech on dog-human communication. The visual aid I can use is a powerpoint. I really need help kind of outlining/ deciding what to talk about. I got a couple of books and have some research on it and there seems to be a whole lot of ...
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 10:10pm

English
Could you please check these other sentences? Thank you. 2)Then he describes his family and friends as ...... both in shape and disposition (rephrase) though more civilized and endowed with the gift of speech. These qualities, however, do not make them any better. Moreover, ...
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:18pm

English
What part of speech is... You'll never corner him! (corner)
Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 7:37pm

American Government
Which statement does NOT characterize Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech? 1.)It openly criticized the Governor of Alabama 2.)It supported the peaceful congregation of peoples of all races and religions 3.)It pointed out racial problems in the South ...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 9:57pm

American Government
Which statement does NOT characterize Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech? 1.)It openly criticized the Governor of Alabama My Answer2.)It supported the peaceful congregation of peoples of all races and religions 3.)It pointed out racial problems in ...
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 1:54pm

British Literature
What figure of speech is used in this statement: "Good Mistress Accost, I desire better acquaintance."
Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 4:04pm

ece
preschoolers use private speech: a)to influence others b)to keep some of their ideas a secret c)because it is more efficient d) because it enables them to communicate new ideas
Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 2:54pm

English
I need to rephrase (using indirect speech) what 4 people said is important when preparing to go for an interview. Could you please help me? 1)Speaker 1 recommends one should make a short list of the job’s requirement (or requirement for/in the job position) before going ...
Friday, February 10, 2012 at 4:35pm

English Home Language
Can You Please Give Me Points as To How to add persuasive points to my speech " Women Should Rule The Way" I Already said they more Patient and better communcaters
Friday, February 10, 2012 at 12:24am

social studies
what was the speech that william henry harrison gave befor he died of phnemonia?
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 8:41pm

English Home Language
I'm Doing a english speech on propaganda my topic is "Women Should rule the world", can you help write by giving me main points to force on and what to say or make them think about or just write me the speech for me
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 7:33pm

Speech
Whether it’s shopping for the newest fashion, dining at a high quality restaurant, or spending the night at a world-class hotel, the Magnificent Mile is the place to go. does this sentence have a triad in it? thanks
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 2:36pm

english 114
protecting ones right to speech is a legal act but it does not mean it is right. Can anyone help me with this I need thesis for ProtectDerek Bok, "Protecting Freedom of Expression on Campusing does this sound argunmantal?
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 6:48pm

speech
What is the diference between formal and technical language in speech? thanks
Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 7:46pm

english112
Using unwise methods such as hanging a confederate flag to express ones' right to speech cause controversy among students and communites can this work as a thesis for the essay expressing freedom of speech on campus by derek bok
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 9:49pm

science
Imagine that you are the scientist who discovered cells. If you were to give a speech to a group of fellow scientists, what key points would you include that describe your accomplishments? What are some that would help?
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 9:32pm

english
When an actor alone on the stage delivers a speech, the speech is called a : A) monologue B) dialogue C) soliloquy D) dialect ....my answer is (a) please help me
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 3:33pm

english / compare & contrast essay
Hey guys!! I was hoping someone could critique/view/edit me essay for me? :) It's a compare and contrast essay on Mother Tongue by Amy Tan, and How to Tame a Wild Tongue by Gloria Anzaldúa. I'm a hs junior but i'm also taking college english~critical writing...
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 11:46pm

english
For English II I'm supposed to write a persuasive essay on a speech such as the "I Have A Dream Speech" or similar. I don't particularly care for King's speech. What are some other speeches I could use?
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 5:14pm

Huck Fin
"Two or three days and nights went by; I reckon I might say they swum by, they slide along so quiet and smooth and lovely. Here is the way we put in the time. It was a monstrous big river down there—sometimes a mile and a half wide; we run nights, and laid up and hid...
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 2:31pm

Language arts
In Richard Brautigan's poem "All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace", what kind of figures of speech does he use? I know one of them is sarcasm, but I can't figure out if there are any more...
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 10:48pm

English
Writeacher, I need your help to write the English translation of the speech my principal will hold when meeting both the German and the French principals. Can you suggest to me "formal" sentences he will probably use when welcoming them, showing them our schooland ...
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 5:13pm

poetry
iNeed Help Writing A *Parts Of Speech* Poem?_? HELP!! (;
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 10:48pm

language arts/ social studies
my friend and i have been trying to figure out this question but we cant come to an agreement. i think its "a" and she thinks it's "b." The question has to deal with the Gettysburg Address. Lincoln's speech is noted because of its a. poetic ...
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 3:03pm

speech
what does hook mean in a speech? what is used to grab the audiences attention? persuasion or hook?
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 1:50pm

speech
Even when speaking, one must cross one's T's and dot one's i's. What does this mean when referring to public speaking? What public speaking term does this refer to?
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 9:49pm

speech
what figure of speech is "it is a lovely little bright snake of a word"
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 9:25pm

english
could you please let me know the parts of speech separatly each word for the following sentence : all that glitters is not gold
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 1:55pm

ELA
What change should be made in this sentence? That is the job of the Supreme court A. change is to are B. change job to job, C. change court to Court D. make no change C?? What change should be made in this sentence? Technologies such as the Internet have caused people to ask ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 7:05pm

Language Arts
What word(s) do the word in caps describe? And what part of speech is the word that is being described? (adj, verb, adv) 1.Promises should ALWAYS be kept. 2.Clean your room NOW!
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 9:49pm

American Literature
I read the speech 'On The Campaign Against Drug Abuse" by President and Mrs. Reagan. For one of the questions it asks what inclusive language is used. You, our, we're, etc. were used throughout the speech. Would this be correct ??
Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 11:13pm

English Lit-Please check
Does an analogy ever have "as" in it. I'm just trying to figure out figures of speech and I know Writeteacher told me "as" would be a simile but in the following: My brother has grown a great deal in the last year. He is almost as tall as I am now. This...
Friday, January 13, 2012 at 7:45pm

speech
I wrote an itroductory speech that I am going to be giving in speech class but I can't think of a good conclusion. The 3 major points of the speech is that I am a hard-working student. Adventurous family member, and laidback friend. I talk some at the begining about how ...
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 5:47pm

English Lit
I'm not great at identifying some of these figures of speech for English Please check my answers or offer suggestions 1."As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods: they kill us for sport" Shakespeare for King Lear Is this a simile, metaphor, personification...
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 4:48pm

grammar
Below the main level, we have a large playroom. What part of speech is below
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 7:05pm

English
I need help identifying how the infinitve phrase is used (parts of speech) in the following sentences! : Rhode Island was the first colony in which the slaves were allowed to enlist in its army. To enlist in the British army and to gain their freedom were the reasons thousands...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 5:21pm

socials
Canadian charter of rightgs and freedoms (fundamental) going to church service of ur choice is freedom of? that be belief? i confused because it can also be religion, choice? Which act be used 3 times in history of canada that can override charter rights? i write Lord's ...
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 8:09pm

Government
The Supreme court has original jurisdiction in legal disputes involving: A.one state government against another state government. B.the president. C.the congress. D.free speech and the equal protection issues. I want to say c or D am not sure
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:50pm

Science Fair
I'm doing my science fair project on like how healthy and junk food affect the human body. I check on the site (Rockland Sit Fair) and reading the Project Categories. Does these project categories below relates to my project??? Medicine and Health: Study of diseases and ...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:42pm

English
could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) Today we celebrated our son’s birthday. We had a delicious strawberry cake made by the hotel cook and we bought some drinks for his birthday party. 3) After the party the kids club’s entertainer organized a ...
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:03pm

English
Please look over my answer. The first set of questions all refer to this poem: When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes I all alone beweep my outcast state, And trouble deaf heaven with my bootless cries, And look upon myself, and curse my fate, Wishing me like to one ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 2:01pm

social studies
) The task of economic policy is to create a prosperous America. The unfinished task of prosperous Americans is to build a Great Society. Our accomplishments have been many; these tasks remain unfinished: > to achieve full employment without inflation; > to restore ...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 1:26pm

English
Can someone please tell me what, if any, figure of speech is used here? "Anyone who calls a spade a spade should be compelled to use one." Simile Metaphor Personification Analogy Hyperbole None of these
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 4:52pm

English
For each of the following, identify what figure of speech, if any, is being used. In several cases, it might be argued that more than one exists. In those cases, you will identify only the primary figure. My brother has grown a great deal in the last year. He is almost as tall...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 6:39pm

PSYCHOLOGY! HELP!
For each sentence in the paragraph, discuss the social influence factors that were most likely in operation. Alvin Reid, a well-dressed and ‘business-like’ man, steps into the classroom while Ms. Ramkissoon is about to start her lecture. ---- authority He politely ...
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 3:46pm

US History
Flow chart. One Box then two boxes then 6 boxes. The words are: Freedom of Religion Freedom of Speech Involvement in Government Obey The Law Respect the Rights of Others responsibilities right to vote rights. Don't know how to put the flow chart together. It falls under ...
Friday, December 9, 2011 at 12:50pm

adverb question
i have to fill in the blank: adverbs of time tell ___ something happens. I wrote: when adverbs of frequency tell ___ something happens. i wrote : how often or is it also when? can you check this? i have an ARTICLES EXCERCISE 1) ARTICLES ARE USE WITH: a adjectives only b nouns ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 7:02pm

8th Grade
Me and my friend are making our own 8th grade binder, you know like writing down planns for our 8th grade year. Here are the sections: - To-Do-List - Doodles (if you are bored) - Projects that are do (school plans) - Graduation Plans (speech, to-do-list, etc.) - Dates for ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 8:15pm

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