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English
In the Speech in the Virgina Convention by Patrick Henry, 1. If you had been in the audience, how would you have responded to Henry's Speech Why?
Saturday, October 2, 2010 at 11:01pm

Business Communication 1
11. If an audience is opposed to what you have to say or resistant to a change you are suggesting, a good approach is to: be as ambiguous as possible to avoid offending the members of the audience. begin the message with something both you and the audience can agree upon. try ...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 1:25pm

english
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. In this sentence i need to know what part of speech these words or phrases are: four, and seven, ago...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 10:57am

English
In the sentence, "He loves to watch television.", what part of speech is the word loves?
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:24pm

english/literacy
i need to write a funny speech about banning something but i dont know what topic to choose please help me!
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 2:31pm

English
Need help with Synecdoche is a "figure of speech" in which a part is used for a whole, or the reverse. Please help with the following especially with School and Hand. This is what I have so far. Thanks! 1) Jackson has a strong arm: Meaning is, Throws well? 2) Joe has...
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 4:59pm

english
which sentence sounds correct. I think its b but im not sure if there is "the" infront of state a)The president states a Union address in a speech every year. b)The State of the Union address is a speech that the president gives every year.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 1:32am

PRACTICAL ENGLISH
In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Pronoun B. Adjective C. Noun D. Adverb
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 2:41pm

English
When I got close to the penguins, I had to cover my nose. Surprisingly, they smelled terrible. (What is part of speech of 'close' in the sentence? Is it an adjective or an adverb?)
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 9:45am

ela
Below the main level, we have a large playroom. What part of speech is below?
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 8:33pm

eighth grade english parts of speech
what part of speech is the word in
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 5:59pm

English/General Knowledge
What are some of the social issues in today's society? I'm supposed to make an Advocacy speech to effect positive changes on a social issue.
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 7:06am

psy
)]}> Lawyer: My client, television commentator Jonas Cassell, was fired by the network that employed him for criticizing one of the network’s major sponsors. However, Cassell’s comments were said off the record at a private party, and only became public because ...
Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 7:24pm

Speech
True or False It is seldom necessary to write out quotations in full in a speaking outline.
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 5:50pm

Speech
True of False? A public speaker should avoid using transitions and internal summaries together. I think it's false. What do you think?
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 12:50pm

English
I want to ride. What parts of speech are to ride in this sentence.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 9:35pm

Business
After more than 10 years of proposals, revisions, and re-revisions, the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) at long last voted to adopt the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act (UCITA) on July 29. Like its better known cousin, the ...
Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 4:40pm

philosphy
Cathy owes six overdue movies to her local video store. Since each of Cathy’s overdue videos is a comedy, only comedies are currently overdue at Cathy’s local video store. Which one of the following premises, if added to the statements above, would allow the ...
Saturday, September 18, 2010 at 11:09am

PHI103: Informal Logic
1. <21{7[1(07)]}> Cathy owes six overdue movies to her local video store. Since each of Cathy’s overdue videos is a comedy, only comedies are currently overdue at Cathy’s local video store. Which one of the following premises, if added to the statements above, ...
Friday, September 17, 2010 at 7:01pm

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:49pm. Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm. 1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both the same?) ...
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 12:08am

English
Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm. 1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both the same?) English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:06pm ...
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:49pm

English
1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both the same?)
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm

English
1. What are your opening hours? 2. When are your opening hours? 3. What is your opening hours? 4. When doe the museum open? 5. We are closed on Mondays? (Would you check the sentences? Are all OK? What is the part of speech of 'closed'?)
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 11:34pm

9th grade english
need help dissecting five sentences for parts of speech and sentence 1) Following too closely behind a car can be dangerous
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 4:42pm

SAT Essay
Can somebody help to grade this essay? Many thanks!! Assignment: Do we expect too much from public figures? Public figures have always been an object of fascination for many. From movie stars to pop stars, business tycoons to politicians in power, they have the power to ...
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 11:03am

english
I need help writing a speech about saving energy to 6th graders
Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 8:28pm

english
what are the four parts of speech
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 8:24pm

Language
He studied to show himself approved to God. What part of speech is approved?
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 8:07pm

english
could i get this paragraph edited it is a biography in the form of a speech Good morning everyone, we have a special guest here today his name is James lore. Before he comes on, I will tell you a little about him. First off, James is a grade 12 student attending Medicine Hat ...
Monday, September 6, 2010 at 12:16pm

English
Don't let me down. (What is the part of speech of 'down' in this sentence? And what is the meaning of 'down' here?)
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 9:04pm

4th grade
what part of speech is batteries
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 5:43pm

grammar
Identify the arts of speech inthis sentence: Larry OFTEN GOT CAUGHT between the flailing arms and kicking feet of Moe and Curly.
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 3:03pm

English
Would you like a ride home? (What is the part of speech of 'ride' and' home'?)
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at 1:13am

english
this check my answer Words: Deterrent, implication, inequity, infirmity, infringe, innovation, revitalize, sparse, subjective, succinct, 1- 2 When the candidate for mayor saw the sparse turnout for his speech, he knew he had to do something to revitalize his campaign. 3-4 ...
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 8:47pm

english
01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? a Acoustic b Morphology c Articulatory d Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. a Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence stress, intonation ...
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 4:52am

english
01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? None Acoustic Morphology Articulatory Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. None Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence stress, intonation ...
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 4:37am

U.S government
Which quotation taken from the U.S. Constitution provides for limiting the power of government? A. "All persons born or naturalized in the United States...are citizens of the United States..." B. "This Constitution...shall be the supreme law of the land..."...
Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 9:59am

U.S government
Which statement best expresses the meaning of the opening words of the U.S. Constitution, "We, the people..."? A. sovereignty is derived from the consent of the governed B. all citizens are guaranteed freedom of speech C. federal laws are subject to popular ...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at 12:13pm

Communication and Gender Studies
What is Big Bird's gendered speech style and pattern. How can children tell if Big Bird is a girl or a boy?
Friday, August 6, 2010 at 2:00pm

Communication and Gender Studies
How can children tell if “Big Bird” from Sesame Street is a boy or a girl bird and what gendered features does Big Bird use in his/her behavior, especially speech patterns and style?
Friday, August 6, 2010 at 10:15am

speech english
what will continue to make Othello worthy of critical study? through a critical evaluation and reflection of othello, analysing the construction, content and language of the text??? theres has to be readings suchs as poost modernist, modernist, femist or post colonial ...
Friday, July 23, 2010 at 7:09am

business law
An Illinois state statute bans certain advertising to prevent consumers from being misled. A court would likely hold this statute to be 1. justified by the need to protect individuals' rights. 2. an unconstitutional restriction of speech. 3. necessary to protect state ...
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 5:40pm

CRIMINAL JUSTICE
A local radio station has asked you to participate in an expert panel discussion regarding the role of media in political and terrorism related crimes. Specifically, you have been invited to speak on how the media and modern means of sharing information quickly can help ...
Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 4:57pm

US History II
Could someone please answer these questions, so I could use this as an example for the other quotes? "A house divided against itself cannot stand" 1) Source: Abraham Lincoln 2) In What context was it used: 3) Larger significance in illuminating a theme of American ...
Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 12:27pm

english
I need to find rhetorical devices 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 be Canada's National Flag pending a decision of the Parliament of...
Monday, July 5, 2010 at 3:09pm

English
Could someone please check the following questions for me? 1. In a soliloquy there will only be one person on the stage. T/F? I think it's true as soliloquy is a speech a character gives when he or she is alone on stage. 2. Text written in blank verse has a definite ...
Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 5:24pm

English
Thank you vey much for helping me! I still have some doubts about the use of passive and reported speech.I also hope you can check the following reading comprehension. 1) I had lunch at five. Lunch was had at five?? 2) "How do you do?" She asked me how I did. 3) How ...
Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at 11:34am

AED 204
Can anyone help me answer this question. I need it to be 200 to 300 words. Riley Behler, a third-grade teacher at the Martin Luther King Elementary School, has been asked to see the principal, Erin Wilkerson, after the students leave. Dr. Wilkerson explains that the school is ...
Sunday, June 27, 2010 at 6:46pm

AED 204
Can anyone help me answer this question. I need it to be 200 to 300 words. Riley Behler, a third-grade teacher at the Martin Luther King Elementary School, has been asked to see the principal, Erin Wilkerson, after the students leave. Dr. Wilkerson explains that the school is ...
Sunday, June 27, 2010 at 1:17am

AED 204
Can anyone help me answer this question. I need it to be 200 to 300 words. Riley Behler, a third-grade teacher at the Martin Luther King Elementary School, has been asked to see the principal, Erin Wilkerson, after the students leave. Dr. Wilkerson explains that the school is ...
Thursday, June 24, 2010 at 3:43am

English
Let's look at the two comparative sentences. When we compare the degrees of two things and people, we use comparative forms. 1. Emily is younger than Bob. 2. Bob is shorter than Emily. (Will you check all the sentences above? Correct errors, please. What is the part of ...
Sunday, June 20, 2010 at 7:01pm

5th grade
i have a speech to do on something what should that something be
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 3:15am

english parts of speech
choose the sentence that has a subject complement a. the nurse felt my pulse b. i felt much better c. the day ended with many surprises d. we can't leave without seeing her
Saturday, June 12, 2010 at 7:01pm

Reading (literally)
TO BUILD A FIRE Jack London Day had broken cold and gray, exceedingly cold and gray, when the man turned aside from the main Yukon trail and climbed the high earthbank, where a dim and little-traveled trail led eastward through the fat spruce timberland. It was a steep bank, ...
Monday, June 7, 2010 at 10:54pm

Reading
TO BUILD A FIRE Jack London Day had broken cold and gray, exceedingly cold and gray, when the man turned aside from the main Yukon trail and climbed the high earthbank, where a dim and little-traveled trail led eastward through the fat spruce timberland. It was a steep bank, ...
Monday, June 7, 2010 at 8:26pm

English
Can you please check these sentences on "Dubliners"? Thank you a lot in advance. 1)Imagining the intensity of Michael Furey’s passion for Gretta, Gabriel realizes that in comparison his own relationship with his wife has been mediocre and emotionally insipid. 2)...
Monday, June 7, 2010 at 6:30pm

english
Can anyone tell me the tone of this poem? THE INVADING SPRING - Phoebe Hesketh Man has fenced the wilderness back in the hills; Tamed in the town he walks on concrete blocks; And in the park his heart with pleasure fills - But not at Wordsworth’s school-book daffodils. No...
Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 4:17pm

English
can someone help me with the kinds of connotations present in this poem ? Man has fenced the wilderness back in the hills; Tamed in the town he walks on concrete blocks; And in the park his heart with pleasure fills - But not at Wordsworth’s school-book daffodils. No, his...
Friday, June 4, 2010 at 11:06pm

english
1. You will be taller than her in a couple of years. (What is the part of speech of 'than' here? Is 'in a couple of years' 'two years' or 'two, three, or four years'?) English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 5:50pm "Than" is ...
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 9:42pm

english
Instructions Write a poem of at least eight lines using a set meter and rhyme scheme. You may, if you wish, attempt a sonnet, a villanelle, or a ballad, but you will probably find it easier to design your own form. Quatrains ofabab, cdcd or abcb, bcdb are one suggestion. Use ...
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 9:25pm

English
1. You will be taller than her in a couple of years. (What is the part of speech of 'than' here? Is 'in a couple of years' 'two years' or 'two, three, or four years'?)
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 5:47pm

8th grade Composition
Identify parts of Speech for sentence below, on numbered word: 1 2 3 Before the eruption, Mount St.Helena was 4 like a giant pressure cooker.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 11:11pm

health
What are the three most significant concepts you have learned in this course that you would include in a speech supporting incorporation of health psychology concepts in health care policy ...
Monday, May 24, 2010 at 9:36am

speech writing
speech on educaton and its new terms
Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 5:01am

English
Thank you very much for your last corrections. Can you check these sentences too? 1)Particular attention is paid to the analysis ad recollection of the impressions that an outside event causes in the inner world of the characters. 2) The facts are presented from different ...
Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 7:16pm

English
Thanks for your last corrections. Can you check these sentences too? 1)Particular attention is paid to the analysis ad recollection of the impressions that an outside event causes in the inner world of the characters. 2) The facts are presented from different points of view at...
Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 4:24pm

literary
1. Hopkins’s use of “seared,” “bleared,” and “smeared” is an example of A. metaphor. C. simile. B. assonance. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a ...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 12:02pm

Social St.
Write a speech explaning why you have decided to welcome the Roman Army rather that fighting it.????
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:23pm

valedictorian speech topic?
I'm supposed to write an end-of-the-year reflection of my middle school years(valedictorian speech).. help? my teacher choose me to write the speech, almost like a valedictorian speech... its supposed to be describing "my educational experience of 6th, 7th, and 8th ...
Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 5:57pm

Drama
4. What does the speech in question 3 mean?
Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 1:21pm

Social Studies
I am writing a speech because I am running for student council vice president. The speech is pretty good but I think it needs some humor. Do you have any suggestions? p.s. The voters are in elementary school.
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 8:22pm

British Literature
Could you help: Compare and contrast Beowulf's speech with Sir Gawain's speech.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 6:46pm

Parenthetical Reference
Whish one would be CORRECT: " quote " (Bryan). OR " quote " (UCLA). This is the website (the speech is by a person named William Bryan). UCLA Center for East Asian Studies. Resource page. UCLA International Institute. XX Feb. 2010 (website)
Monday, May 10, 2010 at 6:47pm

british Lit-URGENT
The speaker in Ted Hughes's poem "Hawk Roosting" is the hawk. What figure of speech is this? A)simile B)metaphor C)personification D)hyperbole. I feel is is personification but am not sure.
Saturday, May 8, 2010 at 12:33pm

English
Im giving a speech on why running is good for you. What are some creative titles for my speech?
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 12:09pm

speeches
could i get some detail speech about "money is not everything"
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 10:48am

Speech
Hi. I have to write a speech for student council vice president...this is what i have. tell me what you think! Hi! I’m Ella and I would like to be your student council vice president. You should vote for me because I am responsible, creative, good with people, and I would...
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 6:41pm

american literature
what repetition did Patrick henry use in his speech
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 6:38pm

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. adverb D. conjunction
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 11:04am

English/language/writting
we have a speech do and we have to make an outline, so i did. my speech is on music so one of my ?'s on my outline is how many people (average) listen to pop music in the USA? can u help it's do tomorrow. thnx!!
Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 6:31pm

accounting
On december1 Doris opened a speech and learning clinic.during december,her firm had the following transaction involving revenue and expenss.did the firm earn a net income or incur a net loss for the period? what was th amount? Paid 2,600 for advertising. provided service for 2...
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 2:11pm

English
1. Did you finish reading that, Harry Potter novel? (What is the part of speech of 'that' in the sentence? Do we need "comma" after 'that'? Is the sentence correct?))
Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 5:46am

English
Thank you very much for your invaluable help. I wrote a few more paragraphs on Richardson's Pamela I hope you can check, too.(the parts in brackets) 1)Pamela is (was) written in epistolary form, that is in the form of letters exchanged between Pamela and her parents. In ...
Sunday, April 25, 2010 at 6:43am

English
Can you please check the following sentences, please? Thank you very much. 1) As the letters are written in first-person, they provide different individual points of view on the same event, which can be fully explored. 2) Then, the characters introduce one another using ...
Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 5:57pm

socials 9
What was the Reign of Terror? If you asked Robespierre how he, a man once opposed to the death penalty, could then approve of the Reign of terror, what would he say? Write a short speech that Robespierre might have given to the committee of Public Safety asking for the reign ...
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 5:03pm

socials 9
. What was the Reign of Terror? If you asked Robespierre how he, a man once opposed to the death penalty, could then approve of the Reign of terror, what would he say? Write a short speech that Robespierre might have given to the committee of Public Safety asking for the reign...
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 3:06pm

6th Grade: English Language Arts
Can you give me a way to remember ALL of the parts of speech. Can you tell me what they are and mean? Tommorrow is my Finals. Please Answer. xoxo, O.S.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 11:06pm

english
Describing a character's luxurious style of dress is an example of creating character through sympathy. appearance. speech. imagery.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 10:32am

Grammar and Composition
Word: abreast Meaning: side by side Sentence: They walked two abreast down the street Synonym: in alignment Part of Speech: Is it an adverb or an adjective?
Monday, April 19, 2010 at 8:34pm

takingastance
After allowing a chain of thoughts to percolate, I have arrived at a difference of opinion that I would like to investigate further. In the light of the times in which we live, there is a clash about deliberately scrutinizing certain groups at airport security screening ...
Friday, April 16, 2010 at 2:33pm

English
1. I am all ears. (What is the part of speech of 'all'? Is 'all' an adjective or an adverb? What is the meaning of 'all' here?) 2. They are all happy. (What is the part of speech of 'all'? Is 'all' an adjective or an adverb? What is the ...
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 10:22pm

English
I'm doing a persuasive speech on why people should donate blood. What would a good title be?
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 7:30pm

please check my work language
-write the plural for each noun potato-potatoes shoe-shoes auto-autos speech-speeches -describe the kinds of information about words that can found in a dictionary *prononciation *parts of speech *definition and the word *how many syllabuls a word has is there anything else ...
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 6:46pm

English
Name five of the six points you should check in practicing your speech.
Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 5:16pm

Global History
How and why are hate groups protected by the constitution? What actions and speech do you think are not protected and why?
Friday, April 9, 2010 at 9:02pm

College Speech.
How would you write a speech in a manuscript form. I have no idea how. Please help need to send in my rough draft saturday night
Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 11:04pm

speech
i need information on advertising the good the bad and the ugly
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 10:14am

English
1. Push the gate shut. 2. Pull the gate open. 3. He slammed the door open/closed. (Are they all grammatical? What is the part of speech of 'shut,' 'open' or 'closed'? Are they adjectives or verbs? )
Sunday, March 28, 2010 at 10:24pm

language expression
choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence.my answers are all at the bottom 6)by now,the relay team _____ their practice laps. F)swam G)swum H)has swum J)was swimming 7)the director ______ a speech when the guest of honor arrived A)giving B)is giving C)has ...
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 11:34am

English
* The bird came alive and flew away. (What is the part of speech of 'alive'? Is it a subjective complement? 'Came' is a complete intransitive verb, right? Can a complete intransitive complement take a complement?)
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 1:55am

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