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Grammar
Students are often confused about the use of the words good and well in their writing. Write a 100-word passage to Susan Anker, the author of the course’s textbook, in which you describe five details from her book that are good and five details about the book that are ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 9:02pm

history
What was the significance of Winston Churchhill's Speech in 1946 in Fulton, Missouri? * plz help i have to write 2 paragraphs and cannot find enough info to write that much
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 4:20pm

Louis Riels summation to the Jury
When I came to the North West in July, 1884, I found the Indians suffering. I found the half-breeds eating the rotten pork of the Hudson Bay Company and getting sick and weak each day. Although a half-breed, and having no pretensions to help the Whites, I also paid attention ...
Monday, May 23, 2011 at 6:18pm

English
As the headboy of your school write a speech on the send forth party of the principal of your school.
Monday, May 23, 2011 at 1:10pm

English
I forgot to include the following two sentences and as well as few sentences in indirect speech. Thank you. 1)He invited me to go (not come) to the disco with him that evening. 2) This prescription must be shown (not "showed") to the doctor. 3) "Fire now", ...
Sunday, May 22, 2011 at 6:10pm

english
a speech on role of children in household jobs
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 11:50pm

british literature
I'm trying to find examples of doublespeak? Because my class just read the novel 1984. I just need examples. I need to print out the article or speech etc and highlight the examples of doublespeak and figure out what they actually mean? Can anyone help me? Greatly ...
Monday, May 16, 2011 at 9:39pm

HELLLLP!
How does this read as the first part of a debate? Ladies and Gentlemen, the United States wants to have its cake and eat it too. Dictatorships stand for everything that the United States opposes. Tyranny, repression and at times they lack fundamental human rights. Therefore ...
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 10:36pm

English 4
I'm doing a monthly essay proverb. I wanna know what's the figure of speech in "absent makes the heart forget." ?
Saturday, May 14, 2011 at 6:31pm

Grammar-Writeacher
My last set of Questions: Match the part of speech for each word. a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent ???? d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g. preposition h. conjunction 1. I read Moby Dick and Wuthering Heights last semester. a. read = f. verb b. last = d. adjective c. and = h. ...
Friday, May 13, 2011 at 8:26pm

Grammar-Writeacher
Match the part of speech: a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent (the noun (or nouns to which a pronoun refers) d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g.preposition h. conjunction 1. This stack of books is hers. a. This = d. adjective b. of = g. preposition c. books = a. noun 2. The doctor ...
Friday, May 13, 2011 at 8:02pm

English
1. Which sentence is NOT correct? A. Wishing he were someplace else, he walked to the podium to give his speech. B. Having listened to the weather report, the principal will decide when to close the school. C. The new French restaurant, with its fine cuisine, already has many ...
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 3:39pm

English
I'm sending you the sentences I'm most doubtful about. Thank you. I included my doubts in parentheses. 1) At the school of languages he meets three professors who are meditating on how to (?) improve their own country. 2) The first project they are working on is about...
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 1:41pm

Eglish
I forgot to include these sentences on the same theme. I hope you can check them too. Thank you. 1) At the school of languages he meets three professors who are meditating on how to improve their own country. 2) The first project they are working on is about shortening ...
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 1:16pm

teacher aide
Children with a language or speech disorder are A sometimes suffering from an aphasia B always learning challenged C able to receive special help only after the third grade D unable to use communication boards I need help
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 10:24am

To Jiskha Tutors and Others
Need to do a comic strip of things that happened at the Red River Colony/ Battle of the Seven Oaks. CRITERIA -Main ideas r contained in organized sequence. -pictures and dialouges tell story -uses speech, expression, and thought bubbles neatly printed. -uses few words that say...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 11:42pm

Comic Strip for Red River Colony
Before I do the comic strip. I made a summary of the main events that happened at the Red River Colony to grasp a better idea of the comic strip project. Since I'm doing the summary. Could I get some help shortening sentences. Cause I need help writing those dialouge ...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 8:36pm

English 12
I need someone to diagram where the following parts of speech go; gerund, verb, infinitive, subject, prepositionalphrase, direct object, object compliment, participial phrase, and indirect object. If you need my email, ask!
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 7:26pm

English
I need someone to diagram where the following parts of speech go; gerund, verb, infinitive, subject, prepositionalphrase, direct object, object compliment, participial phrase, and indirect object
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 7:17pm

English
8. Name three specific "poet stereotypes" that Margaret Atwood discusses or hints at in her speech. 9. What were Margaret Atwood's very first poetry experiences? 10. What are your earliest memories of poetry? Were they similar to Margaret Atwood's first ...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 6:05pm

Grammar
1. Choose the sentence that has correct subject-verb agreement. A. Three passengers on this flight is afraid of flying. B. The flight attendants on the plane is friendly and reassuring. C. The food on most flights is both appealing and tasty. D. The most beautiful sight during...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 2:45pm

Speechwriting
Hey How would I go about doing a PPT, assuming that I'm delivering a speech at a conference on Waltzing Matilda. My teacher said it must not detract from the presentation.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 7:50am

Education
MS. SUE can you please see if these answers are correct. I would greatly appreciate it. Thank you Which of the following statements best describes the instructional level achieved in an Informal Reading Inventory a. the student is unable to read a text b. the student can read ...
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 9:41pm

Grammar
A longitudinal incision was made along the thenar crease. Identify parts of speech: longitudinal = noun was made = verb along = preposition thenar = adjective Thank You for your help
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 11:21am

Grammar
The carpal ligament was then carefully incised using a push technique. Identify parts of speech: carpal = adjective was = verb carefully = adjective push = verb technique = noun
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 10:59am

Grammar
This was carried sharply down through the skin and subcutaneous tissue to the transverse carpal ligament. Identify Parts of Speech: This = adjective sharpley = adverb through = preposition and = conjunction tissue = noun to = preposition transverse = adjective ligament = noun
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 10:48am

Grammar
The right upper extremity was prepped and draped in the usual sterile manner. Identify parts of speech: upper = preposition was prepped = verb draped = verb in = preposition sterile = adjective
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 10:37am

grammar
The patient was brought to the operating room, and Bier block anesthesia was performed. Identify Part of Speech: was brought = verb and = conjunction anesthesia = noun Thanks
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 10:33am

poem
How do the differences and/or similarities between speech and poetic form affect the experience "In Memoriam"
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 8:16am

English Literature
Describe Charles Dickens' style of writing. I think includes diction and figures of speech used.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 11:22pm

speech
Defend why you consider these to be modern styles.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 1:43pm

phi 103
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?
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 11:07pm

English
I forgot to include a few last sentences. When reporting the following sentences: 1) "Have you done your homework yet" should I use already in reported speech? She asked me if I had already done my homework/or had done my homework yet. 2)"She arrived last ...
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 11:30am

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
1. 21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with other ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:56pm

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
1. <21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with ...
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 6:28pm

Intro to logic
1. Which is an example of an expressive use of language? A) Others will say that we shouldn't even talk about cutting spending until the economy is fully recovered B) I want you to know that one of the reasons I kept the government open was so I could be here today with ...
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 11:58pm

public speeking
What might be some modern examples of speech styles that weren't discussed in the lecture? Defend why you consider these to be modern styles. In the lecture-new channels of speaking that have developed as a result of changes in technology. New forms of communication, such ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 3:18pm

public speaking
What are some moderen examples of speech styles?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 2:30pm

writing
1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Verb B. Noun C. Adjective D. Adverb 2. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. 3...
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 7:48pm

Speech
After analyzing a problem, what is the next step in the problem-solving process? a. Develop creative solutions. b. Identify possible solutions. c. Select a solution. d. Implement a solution. I think it might be B
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 10:18am

the parts of speech
1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Verb B. Noun C. Adjective D. Adverb 2. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. 3...
Monday, April 25, 2011 at 5:10pm

Speechwriting
Hi. How can I start a speech without saying goodmorning ladies and gentlemen? But not sound rude...
Monday, April 25, 2011 at 1:55am

Speechwriting
Hiya! Okay how can I introduce a speech without saying Goodmorning ladies and gentlemen? But not seem rude?
Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 11:34pm

english
Which of the following parts of speech is most often used with a noun to create a descriptive phrase? A. pronoun B. preposition C. averb D. conjunction
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 7:03pm

Speech
Group communication should be evaluated according to which of the following characteristics? a. Do the group members attain their individual goals? b. Do all members participate in the decision-making process? c. Does the group leader encourage member-to-member interaction? d...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 10:32am

Speech
Why is it important for group members to be group-oriented?
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 10:22am

Hamlet
This question is in regards to Hamlets to be or not be speech. Historians have noted that some of the most effective leaders in recent history, including some recent Presidents, have not been considered to be especially intelligent. They have made quick decisions and decisive ...
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 6:56pm

English 1
my assignment "suppose the person to whom Montresor is telling his sstory has turned him over to the police. Montresors lawyer might argue that his client is insane. the prosecution will argue that montresor knew exactly what he was doing, even planned in advance. write a...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 12:20pm

English
When I rephrased the speech between Prospero and Caliban (taken from the Tempest, Act I Scene II) I used the same tenses as used in the play. (simple present to refer to their current speech and past simple to refer to their past relationship). Why do I have to use the simple ...
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 9:21am

English
1. I like kimchi mild. (What is the part of speech of 'mild'? Is 'mild' an objective complement?) 2. It touches rough. 3. It feels rough. (Are both the same in meaning?)
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 11:19pm

US HISTORY
from fdr's first inaugral speech ,how did he attempt to win the support of the american people for his leadership during the economic crisis of the great depression
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 8:32pm

us history
from fdr's first inaugral speech ,how did he attempt to win the support of the american people for his leadership during the economic crisis of the great depression
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 8:29pm

English
1. A Swiss family in the country were pulling spaghetti off trees. 2. A Swiss family in the country were pulling spaghetti from trees. (Can we use 'from' instead of 'off'? Are both sentences the same? What is the part of speech of 'Swiss' in the ...
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 5:45am

Speech Class
True or False, Communication can involve language but not speech.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 4:49pm

physics
The human eardrum has an area of 5.0×10–5 m2. (a) What is the sound power received when the incident intensity is the minimum perceivable, 1.0×10–12 W/m2? (b) What is the sound power at the eardrum for conversational speech, which has a sound level of 65 ...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 4:31pm

grammar..
which sentences need commas ... a) the dessert had a fluffly cream topping b) the fish was served with a rich tangy sauce c) my first job was happy rewarding experience d) Mr.Hawkins has a large collection of rare valuuable coins e) the leader of the rock group was a friendly ...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 8:53am

English
I have to deliver a five-minute speech at a farewell party organized for the the American students who partecipate in the school-exchange programme. Can you please help me organize my ideas or suggest a site where I could look for information? I really hope you can help me ...
Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 2:00pm

Literature julius Caesar
What are 3 purposes for shakespeare showing us scene 3. Consider antonys speech, what is likely to occur in the rest of the play, and the role of language in politics. any good ideas? thanks <3 Gabby!
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 9:03pm

Reading Comp.
The modern hearing aid is, essentially, a miniature public-address system, which converts sound into electrical energy and then converts it back to sound again. A hearing aid can increase the sound level by sixty decibels or more, but it also distorts the sound to some extent...
Monday, March 28, 2011 at 11:02pm

ENGLISH
MY DADS TURNING 40.I NEED A GREAT SPEECH ABOUT 2 MINUTES. THE CRITERIA IS THE FFG SIGNFICANCE OF DAD TURNING 40-5MARKS COMIC-10 MARKS LEGNTH-5MARKS OVERALL-30MARKS
Friday, March 25, 2011 at 12:39pm

cross word puzzle
This is for tomorrow and i'm in trouble with this puzzle, please help:ACROSS 9 letters and start with (au)the hint is groups of people who watch or listen to a show, speech, or other performance. Down:It starts off with (aw) and the hint is: a synonym for uncomfortable or ...
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 9:47pm

legal terminology
Defamation through speech or another heard medium is known as A. libel. B. slander. C. damage. D. damage. my answer B
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 10:46am

Business Law 310
Week 3: Torts and Contract Law - You Decide Help Print This Page Scenario Scenario Summary The song “Happy Birthday to You” has universal appeal. Almost everyone knows its lyrics and melody, and it is sung to millions of people on a daily basis. However, what many ...
Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 6:57pm

English
What is school life like for other 15-year-old students around the world? (What is the part of speech of 'around the world'? Is it an adjective phrase or and adverbial phrase?)
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 9:30pm

PHI103:Informal Logic
1. <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 ...
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 5:31pm

ENGLISH 2
2. In at least three sentences, explain if ethos, pathos and logos have each been effectively established in this speech. Pearson’s address on the inauguration of the national flag of Canada: On September 5, 1945 an Order-in-Council was passed declaring the Red Ensign to ...
Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 10:12pm

history
Which statement about Attorney General Palmer is true? A) He criticized President Wilson's decision to release Eugene Debs B) As attorney general, he championed the rights of free speech C) Promoting Red Scare hysteria was part of his attempt to be nominated for the ...
Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 4:49pm

English
Posted by English on Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 7:26pm. 1. You can read whatever magazine you like. 2. You can read which magazine you like. 3. You can read that magazine you like. (Which one is right? Are they all grammatical? What is the difference in meaning?) rfvv - ...
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 4:56am

hum176
can u help me get a better understanding of why freedom of speech allows a variety of pop culture media to be released.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at 12:58am

Science
I was just wondering if anyone would be able to give out some interesting facts on clean technology (ie solar power, wind power, etc). It's for a speech I have to give at a local college, so any facts would be greatly appreciated. :)
Monday, February 28, 2011 at 11:36pm

english
prepert speech;A full speech of;The answer to skills shortage in South Africa
Monday, February 28, 2011 at 6:42am

Hum 111
Week Nine DQ 2 Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply: Think of something you would like to persuade others to believe or agree with you. Which techniques should you use to present those ideas and persuade your audience ...
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 11:26am

english
change to reported speech speaker a: eih she is coming! speaker s:who? speaker a: that woman speaker a:I really don't think she likes me. she gave me very low marks in the examination. I know I had the Best scores judging from the others.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 2:58pm

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 ...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 12:52pm

french
ok my assignment is find a french music video and put speach bubbles in the video and also explain the meaning of the video. ok my music video is "Juste Une Photo de Toi" and i got the speech bubbles working but i dont know what the video mean. here what i think it ...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 6:42pm

ELA
Can you check if this essay has some corrections that need do be fixed: Imagine you're talking on your telephone or even sending an email to your friend and the government is listening to your conversation or what you’ve written to your friends. Does that frighten you...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 12:05pm

english
I need help with this prose speech introduction. I have this story called The Deadly Sister which my speech is over but I can't figure out an introduction for it. Please help
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 5:10pm

English
• Eliminating wordiness: 1. Seeing the barrels, the driver immediately slammed on his brakes. 2. A really well-stocked bookshelf should have classical literature on it as well as important modern works of the current day. 3. China’s enormously huge work population ...
Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:09pm

A U
1. Question : <21{1[1(01)01]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument ...
Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 10:04pm

English
On Sunday Morning while church bells rang in the village along shore the world and its mistress returned to Gastby's house and twinkled hilariously on his lawn. What figure of speech is this?
Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 12:16pm

american literature
list three rhetorical devices that patrick Henry uses in his "speech in the virginia convention." Give an example from the speech of each rhetorical device.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 3:31pm

LA
what are the 3 most important figures of speech in the poem "Kite is a Victim" by Leonard Cohen? Please explain why tose three are important
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 9:01pm

parts of speech
What parts of speeech in English express huour
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:46pm

english
Dan has finially become the president of the chess club. what is the part of speech of has, finially, become?
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 6:27pm

english
what is the part of speech in the following sentence all? kyle took all of the erasers off tom's pencils.
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 6:25pm

english
what is the part of speech in the following sentence all? kyle took all on the erasers off tom's pencils
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 6:18pm

english
What is the part of speech of can ride and for in the following sentence. Jady can ride his new toy tractor now,for he is of restriction
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 10:10am

exceptional children
a naturalistic language-learning environment a occurs mostly in the home b. is created whenever a child is communicating with others c. occurs mostly in speech therapy d. excludes speech therapy I chose "c" as my answer can someone please check
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 8:44pm

Exceptional children
Providing assistance to a child in self-care tasks a. always encourage helplessness b. is necessary for very young children c. should be left to the family d. should be as minimally intrusive as possible. I chose "d" for my answer. can someone pleae check it forme. 2...
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 5:15pm

British Literature
I need to identify the figure of speech in this saying:"thy mind is an opal." I think it is a metaphor. Am I correct?
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 2:10am

British Literature
I need help in identifying the figure of speech in the following statement: "Your reason, dear venom, give thy reason." Any ideas?
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 1:26am

English
It was impossible for him to come. What part of speech is "impossible" in the previous sentence?
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 3:27pm

English
In the sentence "He was made clean." what part of speech is clean?
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 3:25pm

Social Studies 20-1
Can someone explain to me what these sourses mean and how they relate to nationalism? (just so i have an idea of what i am going to write about) SOURCE 1 "the lines of red are blood, nobly and unselfish shed by men who loved the liberty of their fellowmen more than they ...
Monday, January 17, 2011 at 11:03pm

English
Can you please check these sentences as a comment to the famous soliloquy "To be or not to be"? 1)Hamlet wonders whether it is better to leave things as they are bearing the “slings and arrows” of outrageous fortune or to make a stand against his mass of ...
Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 2:03pm

social studies 20-1 (URGENT)
examine each source below and write in paragraph form, a response in which you: -interpret each source to identify and explain the perspective(s) related to Nationalism. -identify and discuss one or more ideological concepts that are refleted in the sources. -Use your knowlage...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 7:20pm

english
how to convert from quotation to indirect speech
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 2:07am

British Lit.
I need to explain Beowulf's speech lines 365-428. topic audience and tone of the speech.
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 1:06pm

biology /check please
(stimulus v. response)? Which of the following is a stimulus, which is a response? Thanks 1)the recess bell ringing in an elementary school 2)your mouth watering at the sight of food on a plate 3)a sudden drop in air temperature 4) a flu virus entering your body 5) getting ...
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 12:44pm

english
what is the part of speech of this sentence? 8. She is a terrible teacher. adverb interjection verb adjective I'm stuck between interjection and adjective?
Friday, December 17, 2010 at 6:17pm

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