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English
1. The big boy picks on me at school. 2. The big boy harasses me at school. ---------------- Q1: Are both the same in meaning? Q2: What are the parts of speech of both 'picks' and 'on'? Q3:picks on 1) an intransitive verb + a preposition? 2) a transitive verb + an adverb? Q4:...

English LAST 1. (:
It's about MLk I Have A Dream speech. Why does King use the rhetorical technique of parallel structure in his speech? A)to show that he is aware of the time that has passed B)to show that others are not aware of the time that has passed C)to show that two or more ideas have ...

English **One Question**
In a sense we have come to our nation's capital to cash a check. When the architects of our republic wrote the magnificent words of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note to which every American was to fall heir. This note was...

English
If you tell them about your worries, they will do the worrying for you while you sleep. ============== What is the part of speech of 'worrying'? Is 'worrying' a noun or a gerund?

English
* move as in: his speech moved many people in the conference. 1.to know how others feel and why feel that way 2. to cause somebody to have strong feelings, especially of sympathy or sadness (from a dictionary) ------------------------ I found the definition of the verb 'move' ...

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall. English - Writeacher, Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:31am No, in that sentence, the word '...

English
move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall.

physics
CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 near the surface ...

physics
CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 near the surface ...

US History
Which of the following 19th century developments most undermined the racial philosophy John C. Calhoun Outlined in the excerpt from his 1848 Senate speech? A The establishment of the Ku Klux Klan B The enforcement of the black codes C. The suspension of habeas corpus D The ...

english
School has increased in its difficulty over the years. In the past, kindergarten was carefree; all I had to do was finger paint, crafts, and daily nap-times, which gave me the rest I needed. During my elementary years, math went from adding and subtracting to multiplication ...

english
1.Is the underlined verb transitive or intransitive? The pilot STEERED the helicopter toward the harbor. **Transitive 2.Is the underlined verb transitive or intransitive? Far beneath the surface, the octopus SQUIRTED its ink at a predator. **Intransitive 3.Which sentence has a...

Civics
Charles Schenck was a U.S. citizen and private in the Army. While in military training during World War I, Schenck printed and passed out leaflets explaining why he was against the draft (required military services). He was charged with violating the Espionage Act of 1917, a ...

Civics
In the case The Senate Of Tennessee V. John Thomas Scopes, high school biology teacher John Scopes was accused of teaching content that violated a Tennessee law that stopped public school teachers from teaching evolution. Scopes voted this law , but felt his right to free ...

English
I need help with 2 questions for this poem: Hear, nature, hear; dear goddess, hear! Suspend thy purpose, if thou didst intend To make this creature fruitful! Into her womb convey sterility! Dry up in her the organs of increase; [5] And from her derogate body never spring A ...

English
Chapter 2 1.The antecedent of "its" in this sentence "There was, moreover, a boldness and rotundity of speech among these matrons, as most of them seemed to be, that would startle us at the present day, whether in respect to its purport or its volume of tone."is A. Speech B. ...

speech
Which element includes logos, ethos, and pathos? (5 points) rhetorical devices thesis statements theme statements purpose statements

History
Who started the cold war? truman or stalin? 3 reasons why? my work: Many historians believe that Harry Truman was the one who started the cold war. There is no specific event that led to the cold war but the war mainly broke out because the US and the Soviet Union did not ...

LA - 2 questions
4. Which of the following is one of the most significant events in chapter VIII *Johnny Tremain* A. Merchant Lyte's sickness B. James Otis's speech C. Lavinia asking the soldier to get Dr. Warren for her father*** I chose this one D. Dr. Warren lending his coach to Johnny 5. ...

Language Arts
4. What is the significance of the speech James Otis delivered at the last meeting of the Observers? (1 point) a)Many of the Observers considered Otis to be insane by that time. b)Otis delivered an inspirational speech about the costs of war and the reasons for fighting. c)...

language arts
What is the significance of the speech James otis delivered at the last meeting of the observers? a. Many of the observers considered oits to be insane by that time b. Oits delivered an inspirational speech about the costs of war and reasons for fighting c. Otis urged the ...

History
1.Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? A. constitutional amendment process B.formal presidential dinners C.singing of the national anthem D.use of a presidential cabinet 2.“The time for a new election of a citizen be president of the United States is ...

english (3rd grade)
Kindly correct my answers. Direction: Arrange the sentences to form unified, coherent, logical and orderly paragraph. 1. a.For example ostriches and penguins cannot fly. b.The fastest birds can fly 100 km per hour. c.When people think of birds, they think first of their flying...

public speaking
Demographics is important to know your: A. speech. B. topic. C. audience. D. location of speaking event.

L.A help please
Please check. 4. Which of the following is one of the most significant events in chapter VIII *Johnny Tremain* A. Merchant Lyte's sickness B. James Otis's speech C. Lavinia asking the soldier to get Dr. Warren for her father*** I chose this one D. Dr. Warren lending his coach ...

History
Word box : 1st Amendment, 5th Amendment, Fear that strong gov would violate personal liberties, Baron Charles de Montesquieu, John Locke, responsibilities of citizenship, religous freedom, economic opportuinities, William Blackstone, Adam Smith, Political ecomonic and legal ...

Language Arts
Which of the following is one of the most significant events in chapter VIII? A) Merchant Lyte's sickness B) James Otis's speech C) Lavinia asking the soldier to get Dr. Warren for her father D) Dr. Warren lending his coach to Johnny Form the story Johnny Tremain: Chapter VIII...

Life Span Development
Question 1 1-The quality of a children’s attachments has been found to affect a-what children expect social interactions to be like. b-whether children remember positive or negative aspects of events better. c-children’s concepts of themselves. d-all of the above. (I chose...

History
Word box : Common Sense, Northwest Territory Ordinance, The American Crisis, Land Ordinance of 1785, Shays Rebellion, Philadelphia Convention of 1787, Virginia Plan, "Give me Liberty or Give me death" 1. Massachusetts farmers rebellion over loss of farms Shays Rebellion 2....

world history
writing a speech by prentending maximilien robespirre to people in france

HISTORY
True False Following the conclusion of the war, Lincoln’s second term in office was much more peaceful. Not sure about this question, because Lincoln talked about peace in his speech but his term was so short because he was shot.

Psychology
The areas of the hemisphere involved in speech and language tend to be large in ____. The areas of the parietal lobe involved in visuospacial processing tend to be larger in ____ a) women, women b) men, men c) men, women d) women, men

Psych
The areas of the hemisphere involved in speech and language tend to be large in ____. The areas of the parietal lobe involved in visuospacial processing tend to be larger in ____ a) women, women b) men, men c) men, women d) women, men

English
Three-fourths of the people were against the plan. ------------------- It's hard to pronounce 'fourths.' How do you pronounce 'fourths' in normal speech?

Language Arts
The suffix-ee comes from French and refers to someone who receives an action or has been put in a position. Using this information, what can you conclude is the meaning of the italicized word in the following sentence? This year's HONOREE of the writing award will give an ...

English
I skipped breakfast again. ----------------------- In normal speech, don't we pronounce 'ed' in 'skipped'?

English
Please Help me with the closing any suggestions Overall, how the delivery was characterized and how he used the presentational aids, made me understand how to present a speech.. The strength that the speaker had on his speech was the tone of voice, and his gestures. An ...

english 3
Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) Which element relies on logic, credibility, and emotion? rhetorical devices theme statements purpose statements thesis statements Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) "AT this second appearing to take the oath of the ...

English 10
How do you identify the speaker’s purpose? A.by listening to the third line of each speaker’s speech B.by evaluating each speaker’s questions and responses C.by asking a teacher or peer to identify the purpose for you D.by determining the speaker’s syntax and diction I...

English
To return your items, you must have a receipt. We are studying infinitives. I need to by some new clothes for the summer. I know to buy is the infinitive and to but some new clothes is a phrase but i am lost as to say what part of speech. is it an adverb describing need

English
What part of speech is am?

essay edit
can someone edit this? Thanks in advance! Mcnamara's Eleven Points in light of the US's involvement with the War in Iraq The inevitable fog of misunderstanding and irrational human error within war can lead to mass killings, chaos, and inevitable failure. The U.S. and its ...

English
19. In the following sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun "it"? The class members chose Chicago to visit because it provides the best opportunity for education and entertainment. A. Opportunity B. Chicago C. Entertainment D. Education Is it B? 20. Which part of ...

English
1. Which kind of adjective is used most frequently in ordinary speech or writing? A. Demonstrative B. Article C. Proper D. Common B?

English
I found the wrong CD inside -------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'inside'? Is 'inside' and adverb modifying 'found' or an adjective modifying 'CD'? Thank you for your help.

English (Grammar)
What part of speech is the infinitive phrase used? Is this a noun, adjective, or adverb? 1. The coach's example is one to take seriously. 2. We all made an effort to work harder. 3. The contest requires all entries to be mailed by Thursday. 4. The players were eager to try on ...

English
He is proud that he is rich. ----------------- What is the part of speech of 'that he is rich'? Is it an adverbial clasue? Or is 'of' omitted before 'that'?

English
1. How can you know what you want to be? 2. First, think about what you want to do. ---------------- In each sentence, what is the part of speech of 'what'? a) an interrogative pronoun b) a relative pronoun containing the antecedent 3. How can you know the thing which you want...

English
As time passed by, I could ride faster than before. Bike riding became fun. --------------------------- In the second sentence, what is the part fo speech of 'fun'? Is 'fun' a noun or an adjective?

English
1. Dogs are not the only helper animals. 2. They can help blind people to get where they want to go. 3. They can help blind people to get to the place where they want to go. =================== Q1 : Are they all grammatical? Q2: Does #2 mean #3? Q3: What is the part of speech ...

English
1. This digital camera is so small that it can fit in my pocket. 2. This digital camera is so small that it can fit my pocket. --------------------------- Which one is correct? Do we have to use 'fit in' or 'fit'? In Sentence 1, what is the part of speech of 'in' as in 'fit in'?

English II
Compare the literary and rhetorical devices in Elie Wiesel's Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech and his novel Night. Explain how these elements impact tone and mood. Support your claims with evidence from the text.

celebrating Diversity
Julie has a speech delay and is often shy with other children. The group activities is to A. provide an art activity for Julie and two to three other children. B. provide her with some books to read while you work with the other children. C. let her watch an educational video...

British Literature
Hat do we learn about sir gawain's character from his speech in his lines 343-361 and from his actions ?

speech
Interesting informative speech suggestions?

Human Development
Why is it not ethical if a researcher researches on some people and the people get affected with for example, trouble in speech. What are the two reasons as to why this is not ethical?

english
Will you please give some points on adventure? I need to make a speech.

Spanish
I need help proofreading my Spanish speech (short), just for grammars and see if it makes sense Prompt: La etiqueta en el modo des vestir. Qué se considera apropiado para un colegio? El vestir apropiado refleja la calidad del colegio y la imagen del estudiante. La apariencia ...

World History (Ms. Sue)
This is my finished paper. Please, give me your honest opinion. I don't have very much confidence in my writing this time. Do you agree with that which I have written? Should I make any improvements or revise anything? Does it all make sense? List the principles of the Magna ...

English - Parts of Speech
I want the definition of all Parts of Speech(not too short, not too long) with five examples. Thanks in advance.

english
in the sentance " They decided that the hedge needed a trim" what part of speech is the word "trim"

Social Studies
Toward what audience did Martin Luther King Jr. direct his “I Have a Dream” speech? How is this clear from the speech’s language?

English
What are the different parts of speech?

CHECK PLEASE
Please check my answers...the ones with ----then a answer choice (is my answer) 1. Find the best word to complete the sentence. My brother clung ___ to his belief that Alfred Hitchcock was the greatest film director of all time. (Points : 1) coherently ineptly -------...

Adverb Objects CHECK PLEASE
Thanks for checking my answers 1. D 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. D 1. Which words make up the adverb phrase in this sentence? After his speech,the politician greeted his supporters. A. his supporters B. greeted his C. the politician D. After his speech 2. Which words make up the adverb ...

curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...

(adverb phrases) (studyguide help please)
After his speech, the politician greeted his supporters. A.his supporters B.greeted his C.the politician D.After his speech

Curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...

exam three americangov section 3
What is the meaning of the cartoon? 5.0/5.0 A. Street mimes deserve their constitutional rights. B. The powers of Congress are limited. C. The powers of Congress are unlimited. D. Many federal laws tend to be unfair. Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the theoretical ...

Speech
I have all my information on my speech about abortion i just don't have an opening can anyone help?

speech
What is a good title for an anti abortion speech?

BUS
Please Help! 3. According to the text, today’s public relations firms offer all the following services EXCEPT: executive speech training. research and evaluation. advertising placement. events management. Question 4. 4. All of the following are examples of the public ...

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:22am. Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the elderly ...

English
Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:22pm. 1.Thank you for visiting our nursing home. It was great fun last weekend. ------------------------ In Sentence 1, what does 'It" refer to? 2. Look at the elderly person. 3. Look at the elderly people. --------------- Are ...

English
1. She sent Ben a letter. 2. She sent Ben a postcard. (Does #2 mean #1?) 3. Pretend you have been a frozen man for 20 years. You woke up just now. What are your plans for the future? I want to take exercise first. I plan to deliver a speech at a conference. I hope to see my ...

Grade 12 english
I'm to compare I have a Dream speech with Mandela's Inauguration speech literary devices used in their speeches. I found the similarities of literary devices used for both speeches but I cant answer the differences of literary devices between the two speeches. Could you please...

the part of speech
You should use a _______ conjunction to introduce an adverbial clause. A. plural B. subordinating C. coordinating D. correlative

Oral Communications
What is a good and creative way to start a speech when your introducing yourself.

Check these ASAP please!!!
Please check these: 1.A 2.C 3.C 4.B 5.B ----------------------------------------​------------- 1.Which part of speech is the parentheseised word? (Set) the table for me, please. A.verb B.pronoun C.noun D.adjective ----------------------------------------​------ 2....

English/ Help
It was a perfect day for a boat ride on a lovely river.? Which of the following parts of speech is the word "lovely" in the sentence above? A. Coordinating conjunction B. Prepositional object C. Adjective D. Adverb I think A

PUBLIC SPEAKING
One of the primary jobs of an informative speech is to: A. appeal to the emotions of the audience. B. ask them to do something with the information. C. communicate information accurately and clearly. D. entertain the audience.

us history
I was wondering if somebody can help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One Explain the evolution of Cold War liberalism between 1945 and 1968, that is from the presidency of Harry S. Truman through John F. Kennedy and to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Why ...

American literature
1. Reread the final paragraph of the speech of Pontiac (page 445) and the closing lines of Logan’s message, as set down by Jefferson (page 450). Between oral discourse and written discourse, what are the crucial differences in reaching and holding the attention of an ...

POL 201 American Government
Got 10/10 Question 1.1. The trajectory of cases from Marbury v. Madison demonstrate that the Supreme Court (Points : 1) ✓ A- had to stay within the confines of public opinion. B- always had supreme authority. C- was afraid of the states. D- needed to manage public ...

us history
Why was Martin Luther KingÕs ÒI have a dreamÓ speech so pivotal in Americanhistory? Did it redefine the nature of America? Of the American dream,?

Part of Speech
He ran up the stairs quickly.

POL Week 4. Answer check
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) *A) have one Chief Justice. B)have five associate justices. C)sit in two sessions each year. D)determine how many federal districts there would be. ...

Spanish
Our spanish class has been given a 1-minute speech to write up over the holidays, but our teacher hasn't provided us with any extra material we can use. I was wondering if you could give me sentence starters etc. to help me work on it. Here is the scenario: (my chosen country ...

POL 201 Week 4 quiz help
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be. Question 2.2. ...

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own ...

English - Miss Sue
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...

English
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...

english
Choose the correct sentence. A. The conference spokesperson delivered his speech wearing a three-piece suit. B. Wearing a three-piece suit, the speech was delivered by the conference spokesperson. C. Wearing a three-piece suit, the conference spokesperson delivered his speech...

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 3 more paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE i have done 4 if anyone gives me at least 2 more that would be brilliant please ...

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 5 paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE

History
When Truman used the phrase "alternate ways of life," what two ways of life was he talking about? This is from my book: "At the present moment in world history nearly every nation must choose between alternative ways of life. The choice is too often not a free one. One way of ...

early childhood literacy
preschoolers use private speech a. to influence others b. to keep ideas a secret c. because it is more efficient d. because it enables them to communicate new edeas. I think it is D.

english essay
how to start introduction on speech???? please help me...

Suggestions?
How would you open a speech, speaking about suicide?

English (Checking)
(1-4) Choose the sentence that contains an error in the use of commas. A tiny white diamond sparkled on her finger. <----------- Haley’s speech was interesting and a pleasantly surprising hit. His long, red beard fascinated the little boy. One scraggly, leafless plant ...

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