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

speech
I Need To write a persuasive speech on why women should rule the world can you give me main points and some of histroys must respect women and what they did???
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 8:17pm

English Home Language
We will not write the speech for you!! Women should rule the world because they are peaceful by nature, usually use common sense, and will support the interests of children.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 7:39pm

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

spanish
Thank you--I am sorry for the confusion! Actually the assignment is a bit confusing as to what the end product should be. I am to summarize an actual conversation. I interviewed a friend about her plans for after she finishes school this May. Then I need to write it up but in ...
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 7:22am

Speech
No, no particular form -- just make sure they are parallel in structure, though. Here's a website to explain parallel structures: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/p​arallelism.htm
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 4:03pm

Speech
yes, so just listing 3 things is a triad? you dont need a certain form?
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 3:37pm

Speech
triad = three things I see them. Do you??
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 3:04pm

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

A U
<11{1[4(17)17]}> Mrs. Orlof teaches two history classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Yesterday she gave the same test to both classes. Anyone who failed the test must take a retest. Since a greater percentage of students who took the morning test failed ...
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 11:16pm

English 114
Ignoring offensive symbols protects freedom of speech and avoids controversy.
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 7:25pm

English 114
What is your thesis statement? Isn't the point of free speech to create controversy?
Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 7:13pm

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

speech
Technical language typically involves jargon related the particular technical field.
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 12:21pm

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

english112
How does hanging a flag relate to right to speech? I haven't read Derek Bok's essay, so I can't help. Please carefully study the information that Writeacher has posted for you. Finally, I would think that a college student would use appropriate capitalization and ...
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 11:02pm

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

english
Using unwise methods to express ones' right to speech cause controversy among students and communites can this work as a thesis for the essay expressing freedom of speech on campus by derek bok
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 9:45pm

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

english
Thesis: Expressing freedom of speech by using a Confederate Flag can lead to controversies of different opinions and debates among students and the communities. teachers comments:Your thesis still does not meet the requirements of the assignment. Focus on argument strategies, ...
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 5:51pm

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

English 7 - Essay Check
Please stop right here. " she persevered in order to stop civil rights. " You obviously don't understand civil rights. Those are rights that all of us should have -- rights to free speech, to associate with whom we want, to go where we want. However, in the South...
Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 4:58pm

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

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

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

ENGLISH/JOURNALISM
A professor from another college believes that those who attacked the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, were justified in their actions because of previous U.S. abuses. He is sceduled to speak ..., but alumni have asked that the speech be canceled.
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 8:40am

ENGLISH/JOURNALISM
A professor from another college is scheduled to speak on your campus. The speaker has written that those who attacked the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, were justified in their actions because of previous U.S. abuses. Alumni have asked that the speech be canceled. and ...
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 8:22am

ENGLISH/JOURNALISM
last one c. A professor from another college is scheduled to speak on your campus. The speaker has written that those who attacked the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, were justified in their actions because of previous U.S. abuses. Alumni have asked that the speech be ...
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 7:47am

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

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

poetry
a parts of speech poem has 5 lines... line 1: 1article & 1 noun line 2: an adj., a conjuction, an another adj. line 3: 1 verb, conjunction,another verb line 4: an adverb line 5: 1 noun or pronoun that relates to line1..
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:00pm

poetry
Please clarify your assignment, and I'll try to help you. What is a parts of speech poem?
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 10:49pm

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

History
I am writing a presidential speech promoting gun control and saying how it effects society negatively, so would i still write the whole second amendment?
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 7:32pm

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

speech
You're welcome.
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 1:54pm

speech
thank you
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 1:53pm

speech
The hook grabs the audience's attention. http://www.ehow.com/how_5130654_write-ho​ok-speech.html
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 1:52pm

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

speech
It'll be in here somewhere: http://www.virtualsalt.com/rhetoric.htm Check these especially and let us know what you think: Exemplum Epistrophe Parallelism Synechdoche
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 9:56pm

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

speech
If it's a comparison of two unlike things, it's a simile if "like" or "as" is used and a metaphor if those words are not used. What do you think?
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 9:39pm

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

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

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

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

spanish/check please
Please don't forget the necessary accents. If you don't know how to do them, we need to know 2 things> 1. Do you have a PC or a Mac and 2. Do you have Windows or not? 1. mañana 3. There are 2 separate parts of speech: después de = preposition and the ...
Monday, January 16, 2012 at 8:16pm

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

intermediate algrebra
Your teachers's expectations are quite reasonable. let the number of weeks be w income for each speech (not speach) = 15(2000) income each week = 8(15(2000) so 8(15)(2000)w - 8(14000)w - 85000w = 129000 I get w=3, so he has to do this only for 3 weeks check: number of ...
Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 5:16pm

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

speech
A conclusion does not introduce any new information. It sums up what you've said in the body of the speech. If you can think of something witty, so much the better, but it's not necessary.
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 5:50pm

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

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

PHI103:Informal Logic
<11{1[3(02)02]}> Catherine goes to her local movie theater only to see romantic comedies. Since Catherine did not go to the movies yesterday, there is not a romantic comedy playing at her local theater. The reasoning above is flawed because the evidence Student Answer: ...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 7:28pm

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

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

English
Yes, all are fine. The answer to #2 is not a complete sentence, but that's very normal in casual speech.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 6:50am

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

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

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

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

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

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

English
I don't see any of these figures of speech here.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 5:02pm

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

9th Grade Classes
Yeah you have a bit like my dad always told me to eat breakfeast before going to school. Ok like one time in the first week on school when we was celbrating the 9/11 (singing outside and stay quiet and someone tells a speech) and some boy in my music class fatted and they ...
Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 5:53pm

English
It would be a simile if you were comparing two unlike things: He seems as tall as the building. She sings like a lark. I don't think that sentence has any figure of speech in it.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 10:19pm

English
So do you think it is simile? The only reason I said metaphor was because it said he is...Even though it also says as I thought it focused more on what he was. Could it have no figure of speech?
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 10:06pm

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

Verbals: Infinitives
It looks as if you need to go back and re-study the parts of speech and parts of the sentence. Let us know when you re-think 2 and 3.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 3:54pm

Science Fair
which catory is my project is Project Categories Projects are judged by category. Read through the 14 categories listed below and decide which one best fits your project. You will be asked to identify that category on the application form. Behavioral and Social Sciences: Human...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 4:13pm

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

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

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

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

US history HELP
Kennedy’s inauguration is best remembered for: 1. the list of promises in his speech 2. his elegant and inspiring rhetoric 3. the record cold in Washington that day 4. the large and friendly crowd 5. the flatness of his delivery I would say 3 .
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 12:22pm

english
How can you have Motivation, Forecast and Orientation in speech intorduction? like show the audience pictures etc?..thanks!
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 6:11pm

PROOF-READ MY PARAGRAPH
There are grammatical and logical errors in the first two sentences. Freedom of religion and speech are two freedoms. The freedom of religion includes freedom from relgion. One dopes not have to choose any religion at all. There is no particular "order" of freedoms, ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:10am

PROOF-READ MY PARAGRAPH
The first right given to every American citizen at birth is the right to freedom of speech and religion. Therefore, anyone would be able to choose which religion to endorse. Religions such as Christianity, Catholicism, Islamic and Judaism can have major impacts in societies ...
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 8:54am

English
Please post under the same name every time. I don't recognize "help" as someone's first name. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Your thesis statement must include factual information (which you already have) plus your position/opinion/stance. Without your position...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 6:20am

english
need help with my Juggling topic.I got 6/20 and I want to get the full 20 points! Thanks!Such as thesis, Introduction. Thesis: The purpose of my speech is to inform my audience about my experience with juggling; more specifically how I became involved with juggling. I have to ...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 3:04am

English
need help with my Juggling topic.I got 6/20 and I want to get the full 20 points! Thanks!Such as thesis, Introduction. Thesis: The purpose of my speech is to inform my audience about my experience with juggling; more specifically how I became involved with juggling. I have to ...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 3:03am

English
Ok, thanks! First she said that I did not have good thesis statement. For instance, I have to have 3 main points which i'll be giving speech about in my thesis. In the thesis statement so far I only have one which is "how I became involved with juggling." Thesis...
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 5:48pm

Health Sciences
How could you relate work of podiatrist with speech and language therapist and occupational therapist? They are three different professions but the question asks about how they work together as a team
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 2:05pm

English
I need help with my Juggling topic.I got 6/20 and I want to get the full 20 points! Thanks!Such as thesis, Introduction. Thesis: The purpose of my speech is to inform my audience about my experience with juggling; more specifically how I became involved with juggling. I have ...
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 12:07pm

English
In the sentence, Shenika looks tired,what part of speech is tired?
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 11:26pm

US History
Fighting the Depression Against Drastic Measures "We are told by the opposition that we must have a change, that we must have a new deal. It is not the change...to which I object but the proposal to alter the whole foundations of our national life which have been built ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 1:16pm

THE PARTS OF SPEECH
In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Thousands of years ago, fish were caught in nets and traps.
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 12:14pm

englsih
Hi, I am doing a speech and I need help with ideas.I have to talk for 7-8 minutes and I have picked two topics. I have to have purpose statement, intorduction etc. 1) is Marijuana and the other one is Juggling. I dont know anything about Marijuana but I have a history with ...
Monday, November 21, 2011 at 11:50am

speech
Not only with children, but with disabled (many deaf)(also for the mentally ill) people, senior citizens and a wonderful programs where prisoners train puppies to be service dogs for the disabled. Many soldiers coming home from the Middle East with major adjustment problems ...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 2:24pm

speech
This might be a hard question to answer but I need an example for my speech for speech class. My speech is a persuasive on why you should foster an animal. I am talking about the benfits and how learning responsibility is a benefit. I know there are organizations out there ...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 1:48pm

Pratical English
Can someone check over my answers please. 1. Which sentence contains a helping verb? A. A small snake slithered across the yard. B. I walked to the movie theater. C. Sophia will be taking swimming lessons for the first time. D. The group of small children startled the ...
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 10:44pm

speech
I could not foster them; I had to adopt them! Try some of the following links for information and ideas: http://www.google.com/search?q=why+foste​r+an+animal%3F&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rl​s=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=fire​fox-a Sra
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:24am

speech
I am doing a persuasive speech on why you should foster a dog or cat. but I am not sure what my three main points should be. do you guys have any idea?
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 10:35am

English
1. The other robber forced me back to the safe. (What is the part of speech of 'back' in the sentence?) 2. He was carring the glass necklace and started down the stairs. 3. He was carring the glass necklace and started coming down the stairs. 4. He was carring the ...
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 1:58am

grammar
Talking is not allowed in class. Talking is what part of speech?
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 8:39pm

speech
How would you be a Democrat addressing a group of Republicans about politics?
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 7:55pm

speech
Describe a scenario in which one would expect an opposed audience. Explain context
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 7:52pm

COMM 100
One of the biggest benefits of using primary sources in your speech is ________. A.to show that you have been thorough enough to go to original sources B.to give you more material to memorize C.to give you more materials to include in presentation software A or B?
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 6:26pm

English
I urgently need you to check these other examples. I can't find a good example with " The swan glides.../The swan hisses ..." Could you help me? 1)You will be asked to walk, trot and canter your horse around the ring. 2) The lion pounced on its pray. 3) The ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 1:32pm

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