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English 4
Hamlet Act 1 scene 1-4 Most of the advice Polonius gives Laertes concerns etiquette and ways to make a good impression on other people. Name the precept from Polonius's farewell speech to his son that seems to contain the best advice on how to be a good person rather than ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 4:48pm

Lang. Arts
2. What is the subject of the sentence below? Try giving the dog less water and he won’t spill it on the floor. a. an understood “You” b. he c. the dog d. There is no subject. This is a fragment. Read the following excerpt from Jesse Jackson’s speech to the...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 1:03pm

Please help me understand this, thanks. The way a topic is handled is called its treatment. Review the chart you completed as you read the speech. Then describe Obama's treatment of his family in the speech. By speech, it's referring to Out of Many, One.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 4:22pm

business English
16. Which of the following would be the best revision of these sentences? "Our present receivables are in line with last year's. However, they exceed the budget. The reason they exceed the budget is that our goal for receivable investment was very conservative."...
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 10:47pm

U.S History
Okay so i have the answers but i would like to know if i have them right. may someone tell me which ones are right and wrong ? Which of the following describes Loyalists? (1 point) A. They decided to fight against the British. B. They supported British taxation. C. They ...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:00am

The following sentence shows what element of poetry? Her fiery eyes swept away his heart. A. Imagery B. Figure of speech C. Personification D. Simile
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:34pm

in sentece, what part os speech is from? The pistures fell from the table.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:04pm

in sentence, what part of speech is diplomacy? Diplomacy is the best article.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 9:58pm

Read each sentence Then write each verb and label it transitive or intransitive 1.Luis calls his grandmother every week calls-t 2.Pablo talks to his grandmother once a month. talks-i 3.Sheryl and I biked through the park biked-i 4.Lance and Casey rode their bikes all over town...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 9:33pm

National Junior Honor Society - HELP!
Since I'm in the NJHS, last Wednesday was my first meeting. We discuss the expectations, blah blah blah. Then we also discuss leadership positions. Like President, Vice President, Secretary, Reporter, Treasurer, and Committee Chairpersons. In the packet is said "If ...
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 10:57pm

Martin Luther King Junior
Can I have a quick summery of why he opposed the war? I don't want to have to read the whole speech. I need some good quotes from him. I'm suppose to "discuss and analyze the rhetoric and persuasive languages used by the king." What does that mean? What am I ...
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 5:14pm

what is the freedom of speech?
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 12:22pm

Social studies
I have this poem I have to write it's about Walter prynne and the freedom of speech has to be ten lines and has to be rhyme scheme poem. I don't know how to do this. And my teacher said it's due and I don't get it and if I don't get it in I fail. Pls reply ...
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 2:04am

early childhood literacy
1.preschoolers use private speech to: 2.words are: gluing a writing skill: cutting a writing skill: 5.the first language arts skill that c hildren learn is: 6.what are words: 7.let me in said the pin.this is an example of: mr. rogers wants to improve his story ...
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 3:32pm

Word bank: adverse arid assailant billow confront constrain contemporary depict disinterested encompass groundless hypocrite incomprehensible manipulate maximum mimic ruffle serene sheepish stamina You talk so fast and low that you are going to be completely _______ to most ...
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 7:40pm

SS8R: The National Convention The Female Voice
Here it is: National Convention Speeches: The Female Voice During the month of September 2012, both the Republicans and Democrats held their national conventions. Several political figures, entertainers and everyday people were invited to speak in favor of their respective ...
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 6:31pm

SS8R: National Convention: The Female Voice Essay
I have this assignment for my Social Studies class about the National Convention. Well most of you know about the National Convention thing since you watch Republicans or Democratic. The essay is focusing on First Lady Michelle Obama and Ann Romney. They gave speeches at ...
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 5:36pm

Hello, I need to write a speech and need some help in finding organizations that neglect their duty to promote the things God values in the world. thanks
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 10:03pm

SS8R HELP!!!!!!
According to First Lady Michelle Obama's speech, what can you infer her husband's view of America and the role of the president According to Ann Romney's speech, what can you infer her husband's view of America and the role of the president what does it means...
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:17pm

Business Management-Principles of Management
I have some questions and answers. Can you please go over them and let me know how I did on it? 1. When a manager performs symbolic duties as the head of an organization, that manager is called a A. spokesperson. C. leader. B. figurehead. D. liaison. 2. What is one ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7:35pm

1. This tea is to go. 2. This tea is for here. (What is the part of speech of 'to go' and 'for here'? And what is the meaning of both?)
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 9:13pm

can you pl answer the following : 1.Please send all applications by post change into passive voice 2."Dont you want to start before it gets too dark ? into reported speech 3.i was scolded for little mistakes when i was a boy I hated it. answer:I hated .... .... ... pl ...
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 2:41pm

After all the bad things he has done I feel no (dispatches,misgivings) about telling him that I dont want him to be my friends anymore. Misgivings? As soon as he began his long boring speech our exicitement died down as though we had been (denounced,doused) with cold water. ...
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 8:38pm

I have to analyze John F. Kennedy's inaugural address. I need to find the thesis, preview statement (forecasting or signposting), because statement (why the audience might be interested in listening), transitions, a restatement of thesis, and a clincher. Here is the text ...
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 6:36pm

English 8R - Business Letter Assignment Check
(my English teacher's name) Care of (my full name) (school's address) 9/10/12 President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear President Obama: Hello my name is (my name). I'm doing this assignment for my English class ...
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 2:47pm

What quotations in FDR's first inaugural speech emphasize perseverance?
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 12:31am

thank you Ms Sue for your quick response but i was told that do and did forms would not appear in the reported speech could you pl clarify and how about this one : he enquired me why i was not vaccinated
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 2:15pm

could you pl change the sentence in indirect speech : He said,'why don't you get vaccinated ?
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 1:58pm

Observing development of the young child
Which one of the following is not one of the three main functions of language in dramatic play described by smilanksy? A, creating dialogue for teachers B, directing the action C, imagining a make believe situation D, imitating adult speech
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 7:00pm

For questions 13-15, select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the all caps word. 1. Katrina wanted to vist her grandmother AND grandfather over the weekend. a. conjuntion b. noun 2. "OH" her mother said, "why don't we go Saturday. a...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 6:02pm

What are the most important skills to maintaining healthy interpersonal relationship?
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 3:33pm

What would you say interpersonal communication means to you?
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 2:09pm

identify parts of speech to this sentence Over a three month period he was able to win her over to his point of view.
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 8:04pm

I need help with where to look for an answer to this question: That no people can see the same thing because the statement is self-discrediting, if the statement were true the person making the statement would have no way of knowing that it is true since by his or her own ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 8:03pm

will you pl tell me the parts of speech for all the words in the following sentence : we would no longer run or walk but growl
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:30am

PSY 1 03
2. <11{1[1(19)19]}> 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 ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 9:01pm

im writing a speech about hoola hooping can you help me and give me 5 ideas. and if u want give me more.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 5:38pm

'why dont you get intoxicated', he said will you please change the above sentence into reported speech
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 2:17pm

part of speech
In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Catching fish is one of the oldest pastimes. A. Verb B. Preposition C. Adverb D. Conjunction
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 3:37pm

To open the chest of shells the souvenir merchant must enter a code. As his memory is poor, to remember the code he has filled in this speech bubble so that every statement is correct. What is the code? ? X number 1, ? X number 2, ? X number 3, ? X number 4. The multipliers ...
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 11:31pm

Which kind of adjective is used most frequently in ordinary speech or writing? A. Proper B. Common C. Article D. Demonstrative Is it B?
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 10:51pm

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. Verb B. Preposition C. Pronoun D. Conjunction Is it B?
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 10:41pm

Social Studies
In a famous speech, William Jennings Bryan A. declared that mankind shouldn't be "crucified on a cross of gold." B. refused to be allied with the so-called "silverists." C. declared his staunch support of the gold standard. D. refused his nomination as ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 4:44pm

speech writing
Which has a subject complement? A) The day ended with many surprises B) We can't leave without seeing her. C) The nurse felt my pulse D) I felt much better
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 4:01pm

public speaking
You are evaluating this when you are looking for a clear, compelling message. A. Use of quotes B. Structure C. Length of speech D. Speaker commitment to subject
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 8:07pm

is it one of the parts of speeches or one of the parts of speech pl explain
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 3:31pm

social studies
In a famous speech, William Jennings Bryan said/did what?
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 10:58am

Im speech and psychology this semester in college. I will like to know if there is any websites that can help me with writing a good paper. Thank you in advance!
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 7:55am

readings in world civilization
Kindly please check my answers. Thanks 1. As expressed in your readings, which of these statements best expresses the crucial paradox of the twentieth century? A. Human life is disregarded as nations seek global security. B. War in the name of liberty leads to tyranny. C. ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:47pm

world literature
Ther are several ways to learn about characters: through their appearance, actions, speech, thoughts, feelings, and descriptions by other characters. Take one character from " the night the ghost got in" and give two different examples of characterization.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:39pm

A. Westside v. Mergens B. Texas v. Johnson C. Roe v. Wade D. Bethel v. Fraser E. Dennis v. U.S. F. Lemon v. Kurtzman G. Wallace v. Jaffree 1.Established that a woman's reproductive right is guaranteed as part of the right to privacy; set the precedent for all abortion ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 1:25pm

Joe's speech was incoherent. He made up words and talked so fast that no one could understand him. Incoherent means: a. hard to understand b. fluent c. illiterate d. stuttering I can't decide between A , C, or D
Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 8:08pm

e.g. People were just standing still. (What is the part of speech of 'still' in the sentence? Adverb or adjective?))
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 3:39am

e.g. Do you want to know more about him? (What is the part of speech of 'more'? Is 'more' a noun or an adverb? 1. Do you want to know know much about him? 2. Do you want to know a lot about him? 3. Do you want to know a lot of things about him? 4. Do you want ...
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 10:02pm

1. He tattooed a rose on the arm last night. 2. He obeyed the traffic rules yesterday. 3. His speech annoyed the audience very much. 4. He woos the lady to marry him every day. (Are the sentences grammatical?)
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 8:21pm

Physiology-help please:(
A child is brought to the speech therapist because she does not pronounce high-pitched sounds (like "s"). Name the sensory organ that is most likely the problem and what area of the organ is being affected? She also experiences extreme dizziness and loss of balance ...
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 6:36pm

parts of speech
People express thoughts mainly by using
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 6:07pm

Foreign languages
I left out these very last sentences on reported speech. Thank you very much! 1) “No, I didn’t break the vase.” (Mary/deny) Mary denied breaking .. 2) “I’m sorry, I broke the vase.” (He apologized for breaking the vase. 3) “ You should really...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 5:52pm

Read "is misleading your spouse fraud or tact?" In looking out looking in 13th edition(p.329). Discuess whether either party was justified in his/her behavior. What are the effects of benevolent lies, silence, equivocation, or hinting, as alternatives to disclosing ...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 1:20pm

Valedictorian Speech
I go to an Islamic private school. can you please comment on my speech i don't care you can be as harsh as you want. ----------------------------------------​----------------------------------------​ Can everyone please take out $5? … You know I should get...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 9:38am

1. Oh, this is him. - Right. 2. Oh, this is he. -Right. (Which one is right or grammatical?) English - Writeacher, Monday, June 25, 2012 at 9:57am #2 is the grammatically correct one. ----------------------------- Thank you. Q1) Can we use "This is him." in a ...
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 5:46pm

Foreign languages
I left out the following exercise. Can you tell me how I can improve it? Thank you, Writeacher Put the following into indirect speech using the reporting verb in brackets. 1) “I met her last Monday.” (Mary/say) 2) “I’m sorry, I broke the vase.” (he/...
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 3:06pm

English (check)
Will someone please check my answers for me? 1. In Act I of Macbeth, the witches make predictions suggesting that Macbeth will one day be the king of Scotland.<--- the thane of Glamis. the thane of Ross. the duke of York. 2. How does his setting in time and place impact the...
Friday, June 22, 2012 at 12:00am

Writing:Quotes, Journal
Please may you check my answers for a quote that says---> Knowledge speaks, Wisdom listens.<--- My answer to that quote is this ---> This quote indicates that people with knowledge will give aedvices to people, and people that listens to the individuals are wise to do...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 9:31pm

I am very bad in parts of speech so I need help! Find all the verbs in each sentnce 1. We spent a considerable amount of time hiking up the mountain. 2. It was a foolhardy to go over the waterfall. In a canoe. 3. In the carribean waters there are fish of every hue. Thanks in ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 7:09pm

it is sad that she could not arrive. could you pl explain the position and parts of speech of 'IT' in the given sentence
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 2:45am

Martin Luther King Jr.'s _____ speech championed equality and justice for all people, not just blacks.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 12:53pm

early childhood
preschoolers use private speech 1 to influence others 2 to keep some of their ideas a secret 3 because it is more effecient 4 becoz it enables them to coommunicate new ideas is 3 correct
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 5:20pm

On the moors the hare is running races in her mirth whats the figure of speech and where is it
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 2:44pm

to ms.sue-project
After reading Holes by Louis Sachar, you will complete the book reporting bingo assignment. You will select any five boxes in a row from the board, in any direction across, down, or diagonally, to create a bingo. Each assignment must: •Be neat •Be complete •Be ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 9:00pm

early childhood
neurolinguists is best defined as 1 .the study of langage complexity 2.a branch of speech theory 3. the study of linguists and brain structure and function 4. the study of language acquisition . Is 3 correct
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 7:03pm

In "Speech to the Virginia Convention" there is a motif of: a. Storm imagery b. Light imagery c. Snow imagery d. Storm & Light imagery e. Storm & Snow imagery
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 4:52pm

I have three pets in my shop. (What is the part of speech of "in mmy shop"? Is it an adverbial phrase or an adjjective phrase? Does it modify 'pets' or 'have'?)
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 10:15pm

Write a speech and try to capture the narrators fellings. Write the first page of the speech the narrator might have written. "I Hear American Singing" and "Song of Myself" by Walt Whitman.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:34pm

okay i have to write a speech ... for tomorrow ! AND I HAVENT READ THIS FREAKIN PLAY what 3 items to i pick and i what to i say about them . the play away by michael gow and i have to explain there significants and what they mean
Monday, May 28, 2012 at 7:34am

can you help me to write speech about the shark
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 4:43pm

Could you please help me to check these last sentences. Thank you, Writeacher. 1) The subtitle is referred (refers) to the reward given by Mr B to P. He tries to seduce her but she resists (better: his advances) and for this reason she receives from him a proposal of marriage...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 7:41pm

hebrew basic
we need to write on the computer the translation for careful speech we do not know how to use the keys to make the symbols help please
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 7:17pm

A major difference between today’s Hispanic and past European immigrants is that— (1 point)for Hispanics, the old country is only two hours away. European immigrants were all light-skinned. Hispanics are willing to take jobs Americans don’t want. European ...
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 3:27am

3 grade english ms sue
comparative and superlative adverbs directions underline the adverb that compares in each sentence. 1- thomas makes pizza dough faster than kemmeth. my son underline the word-(faster,than) 2- kenneth makes sandwiches more quickly than thomas. my son underline (quickly,than) 3...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:50pm

National Junior Honor Society Essay Check
I was nominated in my school for the NHJS and in my application I'm required to write an essay. This is due tomorrow. PLEASE check my essay to see if it's good, this HIGHLY important to me. Thanks ;) The charter of The National Junior Honor Society requires each ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 10:50pm

1. A major difference between today’s Hispanic and past European immigrants is that— (1 point) for Hispanics, the old country is only two hours away. European immigrants were all light-skinned. Hispanics are willing to take jobs Americans don’t want. European ...
Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 3:47pm

Which of the following statements is not a general rule for using statistics in a classroom speech? A The more statistics the better. Use statistics sparingly Make sure information is up to date Round off long numbers.
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 12:28pm

When citing statistics from a web page in your speech you need to provide which of the following: ALL The date and source of the statistic What population(s) the statistic represents The author responsible for the statistic or quotation
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 12:21pm

properly cite a website during a speech you would need? ALL Author’s name and qualifications The date of the source Where the source is printed
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 12:13pm

true or false 1) Charts, tables and graphs are effective methods of clarifying facts and statistics. TRUE 2) Wikipedia is an acceptable source to cite in a speech. FALSE 3) When finding and evaluating research; information from an unknown blog is acceptable. FALSE 4) Fair use ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 11:46am

19) Which of the following does not belong in the speaker's process of summarizing a source's ideas for his/her speech? a) Reading the entire text, noting the key points and main ideas b) Putting into your own words the main idea c) Including all of the supporting ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:58am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, can you check these statements, please? Thank you. 1) Is it possible to use the expression "lose the bus"? I know one should say "miss the bus" but I just wanted to know if "lose" is a mistake. 2) Things are getting better since the ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 7:49am

american literature
identify two rhetorical devices Lincold used in his "Gettysburg Address" - Include examples from the speech of each device
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 10:03pm

Parts of speech
People express thoughts mainly by using
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 10:16pm

english speech
i'm typing down a speech that i need to prepare for english, how much should i write for a 5 min speech
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 11:57am

Please help with my speech
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 8:48am

Another doubt. Thank you very much for your help. 1) She said to me (she told me) that I could go to the cinema as long as I finished my homework. 2) Is "she said to me" a mistake? say is normally followed by direct speech.
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 5:47am

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

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

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

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

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