July 22, 2014

Homework Help: English: Vocabulary

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select 2 word that are most nearly opposite in meaning 1. a. humdrum b. leisurely c. grueling d. miscellaneous ans b & c 2. a. hanker b. grovel c. hurtle d. patronize ans. b & c
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:38pm

The smile of joy she gave me when she received the award was ample (recompense, incentive) for all the time and effort I had spend in helping her. Ans. recompense
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:06pm

1. My mind and body were so (oppressed, heeded) by the stifling heat that afternoon that I couldn't do anything at all ans. heeded 2. Education and compassion are the only weapons by which we will (heed, vanquish) prejudice and superstition once and for all Ans. vanquish 3...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:01pm

1. hearth is to heat as a. lamp is to light b. sink is to kitchen c. door is to lock d. bed is to blanket ans. a 2. Basket weaving is to handicraft as a. profession is to medicine b. carpentry is to trade c. skill is to talent d. hobby is to stamp collecting ans b 3. laugh is ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 4:03pm

No matter how efficient the new chairperson may be, the meeting will not proceed (harmoniously, authoritatively) unless the new members cooperate Ans - harmoniously A party that cannot offer new ideas to deal with the pressing problems of the day must be considered politically...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 10:13pm

I was (hardy,indisposed) to accept the halfhearted invitation that reached me only a day before the party ANS - indisposed
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 10:05pm

i need help
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 7:34pm

one of the sure signs of a country that is not free is that the people in power will not (countenance, blurt) any criticism of their acts ans . countenance Though there has of late been a good deal of (countenance agitation) for tax reform, nothing much has come of it so far. ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:20pm

What Would Happen If We Hunted Deer Population Use Three Vocab Words HELP Ms.sue :) btw this is about the food chain
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 2:41pm

Kindly unscramble: 1:tuteauaewr ibeifslh 2:geaperioitrdspaw sagnhabi neod 3:enaednenetor eyimrw
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 4:55am

the living room looked immaculate except for a lump under the carpet, an sign that my son had taken a shortcut in cleaning up.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 3:28pm

Wordly wise 3000 book 7 lesson 7c vocab answers?
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:20pm

the new employee had aplomb,he required
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 5:35pm

The road grew wilder and 'drearier'. broader darker muddier older My guess is darker, but I have a feeling it is broader. Can someone help me?
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 8:28pm

what is the meaning of the word empathetic
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 10:15pm

When he had travelled a few yards further he glanced at the card "indifferently". Surprised, he turned it over and looked again with interets. ("The Green Door") Whenever you glance "indifferently" you show that you are not .. a. clumsy b. ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:43pm

I need help on rootwords im stuck on sepect meaning look I have to find 3 words with sepect in it then put the meaning
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 8:30pm

7th Grade Science
Hi, I understand the question but every vocab. word I think this is it's just not coming out right when I'm putting it all together. Question:To pass a trait on to the next generation (offspring) an organism does what? My answer is heredity, but to me when I put it ...
Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 4:07pm

A result from being multiplied A. Product B. Quotient C. Multiplier D. Expression a
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 12:24pm

What is the problem of a short story
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 9:02pm

Vegetable is to perishable as a. iron is to durable b. pet is to gullible c. clown is to sinister d. argument is to logical answer is A
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 11:36pm

Quick questions about vocab, Insidious literally translates to "sitting in," but the word means "secretly working to cause harm." Explain the possible connection between the actual and literal definitions? Also, list as many words as you can think of that ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 4:10pm

______ definitions are made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning a connotative b direct c denotative d none of the above i think its A
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 11:27am

Overtime, his work grew dark and moody. He began to paint angry scenes in thick, dark colors. Art historians have long debated the reasons for this shift in Goya's style In the paragraph, the sentence about art historians implies that a. art historians are argumentative b...
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 11:00pm

Which of the following would be a "chastening" experience? a. winning a scholarship b. going to a party c. spending the day at the beach d. doing poorly on this exam Is the answer D?
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 10:52am

math vocab?
what is math vocab? The types of units that are used to measure the perimeter of an object thanks
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 7:20am

__________ definitions are made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning. A. Connotative B. Direct C. denotative D. None of the Above.
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 9:31pm

Aunt Lorna ( conferred, balked) when the waiter at the seafood restaurant told her that the dinner special-the"catch of the day"-was $41.00. balked
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:17pm

Industry antonym??
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:48pm

Using a dictionary look up and then list four definitions of the word nice that you would use in a paragraph to develop this topic sentence: "The word nice is surprisingly ambiguous."
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:36pm

I have a question about one of my Stats vocab questions. any help is great. thanks! Identify the type of observational study as either Cross-sectional or retrospective (just a reminder, Cross-sectional is data measured at one point in time, retrospective is data collected from...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:02pm

does some one mind checking my work? it's real simple Stats vocab. thank you! Determine whether the given description corresponds to an observational study or an experiment: (just as a refresher, observational means passive and experiment means active) 1.)much contoversy ...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 8:54pm

This summer, local children can sigh up for art class or music lessons for a confiscate fee of $3. It's impossible to take both, though, since the classes will be recession
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 7:55pm

the rest of the vocab from November 12 please needed right now
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 9:12pm

us history
What was the society of south circa 1840? I was doing some flash cards for us history and this was one of the vocab terms. I couldn't find anything about it in my textbook, notes, and met a similar difficulty while trying to look for it on the internet.
Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 8:06pm

English 8R - help!!!!!
what's the definition for connotation is there a website that have a list of all 8th grade english vocab.
Monday, November 19, 2012 at 6:58pm

Basing the Results on Probability A. Calculation B. Abstraction C. Classification D. Relation I am saying calculations
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 3:39pm

Social Studies 8R
For social studies my teacher wants the class to write a paragraph about Obama winning the elections. It's just a repulsion paragraphs about how we feel when Obama won the election. Is there any REALLY GOOD vocab... like what's another words for happy or proud.
Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 5:51pm

Math Vocab
I am doing vocabulary for math and one of the words are negative correction. I search all over the place and didn't find a definition for that word. Help please.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 11:11am

English Vocab
For the sentence, The school administration declared a new rule that all students, even boys, must wear pink socks, but when questioned, they refused to ______________ upon the reasoning for this decision. In the blank, which word suits best? Expound or accord?
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 11:36am

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

English 8R
Any sophisticated vocab. words besides great???? please help
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 3:29pm

What is a compound sentence for abnegation?
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 11:08am

vocab fragments
The number of drive-ins has fallen drastically. Perhaps because escalating land prices make property too valuable for use in this way. Or the fact that they are open only during the summer months in some areas.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 6:47pm

Monday, August 20, 2012 at 5:28pm

Government vocab
A. general election B. propaganda C. conventions D. open primary E. soundbite F. interest group G. trade union H. grassroots I. closed primary J. public policy K. nomination L. run-off primary M. lobbying N. blanket primary O. mandate 1.The ____________________ only allows ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:19pm

the _ hunter will wield the bow and arrow at the archery contest?
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 5:05pm

Social Studies 7 - Final Review Help!
What is the what is the unalienable rights???? answer - is those rights that cannot be surrendered, sold or transferred to someone else am i correct??????? My ss teacher gave us a review packet for the final. We just have to do the definitions and fill in charts but she said ...
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 3:55pm

Medical Terminology
I have to write a fictitious medical report containing this weeks vocab. It has to be at least 2 paragraphs describing a dermatologic condition or disease and contain all of the vocabulary and their definitions. My question is...how do I format this? If someone could give me ...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 2:28am

English Parallelism
I need help with parallelism i need to rewrite these sentences. 1. Because of prejudice in the corporation, not only did he leave but also sued for two million dollars; he did not win the case in court. 2. Since he wanted neither to get a ticket nor bother disable people he ...
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 6:03pm

Science 7R Help!
Science Hw - TB pg 621 Reviewing Vocab. 1-10 Checking Concept 1-10 I'm on reviewing vocab. qs. 8 and I'm having trouble with this inorganic nutrient isn't food group? mineral? protien? nutrient? if im wrong can you provide me a info. that I can read that says the ...
Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 1:42pm

wat is/who is apostle
Friday, March 9, 2012 at 5:36pm

I need help writing a short story with these vocab words. 1. Discredit 2. disdain 3. Divergent 4. empathy 5. emulate 6. enervating 7. enhance 8. ephemeral 9. evanescent 10. exasperation
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 4:33pm

whats the root or base word of rebellious,belligerent, doctrine, document, levity, levitate, initiative, itinerary, impulsive, compel
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 1:44pm

1)a neutral term for the main character in a story 2)all the figurative language a writer use to describe things in a story 3)the mood or atmosphere of a story 4)a plot device that gives a hint of what will happen next 5)things that represent themselves and stand for something...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 9:40pm

language arts
What is a good website that would tell me literary facts/vocab, ways to identify it, and the purpose of the literature genre mystery?
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:09am

The living room looked immaculate except for a lump under the carpet, an gaunt
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 8:38am

10 examples noun ending x
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 5:44am

Is a person who doesn't spend money, petty?
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 6:21pm

What does irrevelent mean?
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 3:18pm

Adv. Vocab and Essay
What are some compare and contrast topics for Fat Vs. Skinny?
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 11:28am

i need hel because i dont know how to use indignation in a sentence and it make sense!
Sunday, August 21, 2011 at 3:32pm

i need to know if these words fit the sentences correctly, like do they make sense. The words that i put in them from a vocab list are capitalized. This: * means a new sentence. *At the risk of being boring, let me REITERATE my warning against careless driving. *In ...
Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 5:53pm

Describes a real world situation using words as label and using math symbols to relate the words.. Its a vocab work. And the school couldnt get me a text book today because my names not in the system. PLEASE help me:((
Monday, August 15, 2011 at 8:03pm

Algebra 1:(
when writing an exponential number, it represents the number of times a base multiplies itself? Whats the vocab word for this..?
Monday, August 15, 2011 at 7:57pm

The mom left the room with a MODICUM (small amount) of respect after her baby began... a:sleeping b:screaming --- My answer is "a" is that correct?
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 8:55pm

Consider your key board and a valuable tool about require persistence and patience to master. As a vaguely important to all of you to trade in, it needs to be trained with respect. Dont make it the recipient of your frustrations. The more are issues with the key board the more...
Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 1:24am

Using a dictionary look up and then list four definitions of the word nice that you would use in a paragraph to develop this topic sentence: "The word nice is surprisingly ambiguous."
Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 11:31am

write sentence using each of the following 1) Affliction: means: effect 2) Pudder: means : turmoil 3) Scanted.means: negleacted. 4) Perpetual: means: ever lasting. 5) Entreat: means: plead, 6) sustain:
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 7:12pm

what are the common nouns in the following sentence? "He was also concerned about poverty in America, some of his paintings illustrate his varied interests."
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 2:22pm

Directions: Use the underlined etymology clues to help you choose the correct word that is missing from each of the following sentences. 3. The [underlined](Middle English, from Old French boc, "male goat")[/underlined] had a physically demanding job. A. son B. ...
Monday, April 25, 2011 at 4:22pm

Bonjour! So for my homework assignment I'm writing a letter to the clouds because I'm angry about waking up to snow this morning. We just have to use vocab words. Anyway, I'm stuck on how to say this: Please keep your precipitation to yourself My best attempt is: S...
Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 11:46am

Laissez-Faire(please no sites)
Could you please simplify these for me. I already looked up a bunch of sites, and they all have hard vocab in them which I just cant understand. Describes an environment in which transactions between private parties are free from state intervention, including restrictive ...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 10:10am

Im writing a literary analysis and i need to know if this is the correct way to use the word appreciable. "While the act of murder is a horrible crime, in the instances that Harry Morgan takes the lives of others he is either left with no other choice or does so to avoid ...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 8:50pm

Romeo & Juliet [ Check answers please].
Here are the vocab words we had to use. Pernicious, adversay, definance, fray, augmenting, posterity, vile, rapier, and mutiny. 1. The ships crew's _____ Against the captain failed. A. Definance 2. '' Because of your good work, I am ___ Your salary'', my ...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 6:34pm

French HELP
I have to write a postcard in French. Im in grade 10, so my vocab isn't really up there. I have to include the date, tell where I am, and what celebration it is and how I like it. I have to describe the people I am with - Use adjectives. And report on the weather. I have ...
Friday, March 4, 2011 at 10:44am

I need the vocab word for the following definiton: Unrealistic devices or procedures that the audience agrees to accept (ex: aside).
Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 4:34pm

lead:fllow:_________:interest graceful:clumsy:enlivening;___________ happy:glad:confident:____________
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 4:59pm

okay i read the book Royally Jacked for english and i had to return the book and i need to finsh my book report ASAP ! i need to know 20 vocab words used in the book , venn diagram , plot diagram , summary 3-10 ! and i cant FAIL . so can you please help me and its also due in ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 5:09pm

Algebra 1
After 5 lessons of French, you have learned 20 vocab words. After 10 lessons, you know 40 vocab words. Write an equation that gives the number of vocabulary words you know as a function of the number of the lessons you have had. Label variables. So, 5x+20 Isn't it? ...
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 5:15pm

i have to make analogys for my vocab words and i need help apex:peak;________:__________ Assimilate:_____;_______:_________ interim:interval;_____:_______ and also for Meander,metropolis,momentous,obstrepous,​pensive perilou'shoddy,surly,and tirade
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 4:57pm

Most stories have good and bad characters. which word would most likely describe the bad characters in most books? a) malnourished b)malodorous c) malignant d) malevolent
Monday, November 22, 2010 at 10:16pm

12th Grade Vocabulary
We have to pick which sentence the vocabulary word is used incorrectly. Vocab Word: Verity a) Many people trusted the VERITY of the accused spies Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, but the defendants were convicted and executed for espionage in 1953. b) Although neutrons and protons ...
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 11:51am

greek vocab.
which word did not originate from the word of the arts? 1. maudlin 2. martyr 3. character 4. colossal
Friday, November 19, 2010 at 5:49pm

intermenttently what does this word mean
Friday, November 19, 2010 at 5:14pm

what does controversial mean?
Friday, November 19, 2010 at 9:10am

what is a metaphor, and personification
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 6:24pm

English: Vocab
would it make sense to write: he stimulated his friend
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 10:13pm

English: Vocab
Unctuous - full of unction; especially : revealing or marked by a smug, ingratiating, and false earnestness or spirituality I don't understand this. Unction means : use of oil or ointment Could someone explain this in simpler words.
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 8:57pm

Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 12:31pm

English: Vocab
when using the word "inveigh" -can I put to "inveigh" against (something) is the word against used in the right context
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 9:55pm

English: Vocab
for the word "hiatus" can it be used in a sentence that says: He took a hiatus from his hobby. (that sentence was from a website) just want to make sure its right
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 8:16pm

English: Vocab
would sarcasm be also considered as ironic?
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 10:42pm

which make sense? 1. how can you expect to succeed at your new job when you are( diffused, predisposed) to believe that it is " not right" for you? 2. an economy in which the marketplace is considered "open" is one in which competition is more or less (...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 3:37pm

sentence with the word curio pls
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 9:12pm

How would I unscramble this word? nedlge
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 2:16pm

Is perfidious an adjective in this sentence ?: Tom's wife is perfidious.
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 4:34am

do you remember learning how to write? what do you remember?
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:03pm

vocab. sentence
can u pls give me a sentence with the word "avow"
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 8:43pm

what is the meaning of "pinnacle"
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 8:11pm

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