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Literature
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms? (Consider for example, each genre’s uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style.) How do these literary elements affect your reading experience? In your post, ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:16am

language arts
I've run across another sentence I'm not sure on with collective nouns. The sentence is.. After winning, the team (receive, receives) individual trophies for different skills. Thanks..
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 8:22pm

language arts
I've got one more collective noun question to make sure I'm understanding correctly. In the sentence, The jury (was, were) answering questions to stay on the case. Would the correct choice be were because questions is plural? Thanks...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 7:01pm

Language Arts
Having trouble with a new concept we are learning. In the sentence below should the answer be their or its and why? Thanks. The marching band picked up (their, its) new uniforms today.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 6:35pm

English
What type of figurative language does this statement represent (if it does at all): "Buried deep beneath the stories about executive bonuses..."
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 10:26pm

English
What is the type of figurative language for the statement "curating and preserving memories"?
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 5:05pm

English
My teacher says to discuss the style of an article we've chosen by noticing diction, tone, metaphorical language, organization, us of anecdote. Could someone give me an example of those 5 things? I'm a bit confused.
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 10:35pm

psychology
1)As a volunteer subject in a sleep research lab, Conrad is routinely awakened each time he shows physiological signs of entering REM sleep. As a result, we would not be surprised to discover that, during Session 19, when Conrad is left undisturbed all night, A. The content of...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 6:13pm

English 11
Is the following an example of metaphorical language? if marriage equality is a civil right, then denying it on the basis of (innately felt) sexual orientation is, like discrimination on the basis of skin color, simple bigotry.
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:47pm

English 11
How can you countenance even one state outlawing a fundamental right? Indeed, half a century ago, states’ rights was the cry of those committed to continued segregation and discrimination. is that a example of metaphorical language?
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:38pm

psychology
1)As a volunteer subject in a sleep research lab, Conrad is routinely awakened each time he shows physiological signs of entering REM sleep. As a result, we would not be surprised to discover that, during Session 19, when Conrad is left undisturbed all night, A. The content of...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:17pm

English 11
How do disscuss the style of an article? *we have to read aand analyze 10 columns related to our capstone project froma reputable journalis/ columnist published in a reputable newspaper, magazine, or blog. **for our 3rd and 4th paragraph the paprer told us to----disscus the ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 6:28pm

language expression
9).Choose the sentence that has the same senetence pattern as the first sentence. She opened her book. A.George seemed pleased B.Tim strummed his guitar C.Sue is a superb athlete D.Grace wrote in her daily .......D?
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 6:12pm

intro to business
calendula,inc sells its herbal teas at a lower price in foreign countries than those charged to consumers in calendulas home nation. in global trade this is known as
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 12:56pm

language arts 2
in 1999,i went to disney world for vacation. what are the verbs in this sentence?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11:42pm

math
28 students,all of whom study either science,language or both.18 students study language and 14 study science.how many students study acience and language? and how many study only science?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 3:37am

math
there are 28 students,all of whom study either science,language or both,18 students study language and 14 study science.How many students study science and language?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 3:33am

ss
Describe three social or economic reforms between 1917 and the 1930s that were a result of the mexican revolution? is this good enough.. Obregón, Álvaro, 1880-1928, president of MEXICO (1920-24). A successful general in the Mexican revolution (1910-17), he rose (...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 4:55pm

Psychology
Describe in detail, the two methods of language acquisition?
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 4:52pm

english
could i find the word ill health in english language ? or illness/ sickness
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 4:15pm

English
You've been assigned to invite a group of mechanical engineering professors to tour your facility. What type of language should you use in the invitation?
Friday, August 3, 2012 at 2:08pm

world a abrief history
the expansion of agriculture can be traced across sub- saharan africa through the spread of the what language group
Friday, August 3, 2012 at 3:04am

language
Even though, it is almost summer we still have overcast skies and light rain.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 1:00am

economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 11:09am

Macro economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:41pm

business Communication
1, Which of the following is NOT something a group should do when it plans a collaborative writing project? A. Divide the work ahead of time according to how the leader thinks it will best be done B. Make your analysis of the problem, the audience, and your purposes explicit ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 10:16pm

system analysis and palnning
objective The Milestone Assignments are based on the Projects and Cases for use with the Systems Analysis and Design Methods textbook by Whitten & Bentley. There are six (6) parts to the Project, consisting of twelve (12) milestones. During Weeks 2-7, you will be required to ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 11:07pm

language atrs
In which sentence does the italicized pronoun agress in numbers with its italicized antecedent? The boys want their dessert now. The waiter refilled their glasses as they emptied it.
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 9:49am

CJS/230
Will someone please help me find a webite to answer the following questions? What are community corrections? How do community corrections affect the society in which they are practiced? What hypothesis can you make about community corrections and their overall effectiveness ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:07pm

GOVERNMENT
A. Westside v. Mergens B. Texas v. Johnson C. Roe v. Wade D. Bethel v. Fraser E. Dennis v. U.S. F. Lemon v. Kurtzman G. Wallace v. Jaffree 1.Established that a woman's reproductive right is guaranteed as part of the right to privacy; set the precedent for all abortion ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 1:25pm

CJS/230
Will someone please help me find a webite to answer the following questions? What are community corrections? How do community corrections affect the society in which they are practiced? What hypothesis can you make about community corrections and their overall effectiveness ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 12:27pm

business
a wholesaler or agent who markets products for companies wanting to do business abroad is called a a. licensing agent b. marketing agent c. foreign intermediary d. wholesaling agent
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 3:50pm

Foreign languages
Writeacher, do you know anything about English conversation lessons on Skype? Can you please suggest sites which offer online conversation courses? Thank you for your invaluable help! My sister would like to take one-hour conversation lessons every two days with an English ...
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 5:55pm

Foreign languages
Can you check these sentences, Writaecher? 1) Can you please tell me how far ...... hotel is from the beach? 2) As a matter of fact, I was looking for a hotel on a seafront. Do you think I should opt for the ..... Hotel?
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 9:41am

critical reading
Elaborate comparisons which are used by advertisers are usually _____. A)fallacies of evidence. B) fallacies of language. C)newsworthy. I think it is B, is this correct?
Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 3:17pm

SOCIAL STUDIES
I dont understand this question exactly...please help :) what are examples of how the language of Iran may reinforce gender behavior and/or stereotyping.
Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 2:32pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check these sentences, Writeacher? 1) I would like to book a room with a double bed and a single bed (at a certain price) for person (sharing) which (alsoincludes breakfast and dinner for seven nights. (Can you help me express this sentence better?) 2) Prior to ...
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 4:36am

Foreign languages
Thank you very much for giving me so much information ! Can you check these sentences for me, please? 1) Thank you for replying to my request of today. ... I would like to book a room with a double bed and a single bed at..... for person sharing which includes breakfast and ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 5:51pm

Foreign languages
We are looking for suitable accommodation in south-west Ireland. (on seafront, near Cork) Any ideas? Can you check these two sentences, Writeacher? 1) Does your hotel offer both a kids’club and a playground where my child can spend time outside? 2) It is important that ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:32am

Language Arts
What kind of poem is Humpty Dumpty? a. Narrative b. limerick c. nonsense
Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 11:20am

Foreign languages
I'd like you to revise these sentences. I need to include words really used when enquiring for a hotel room. Thank you very much,Writeacher. 1)My husband and I would like to spend the period from 3 August to 20 August at Your hotel. In particular, we are looking for a ...
Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 10:37am

Foreign languages
Bob and Writeacher, I just wanted to inform you that my science project on water has been approved by the EU Commission. We'll be working on the project starting from September. (I will certainly need your help to work out a list of "scientific words" students ...
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 1:55pm

Foreign languages
I left out this sentence. Thank you. Complete the sentences with the correct form of the past simple, past perfect or past continuous.
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 9:56am

Foreign languages
Can you please check these sentences, Writeacher? Thank you. 1) We have been waiting here nearly three hours (Can you omit "for"?) 2) “I’ve spent all my pocket money on this book!” (Sally/exclaim). She exclaimed she had spent all her pocket money on ...
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 9:44am

senn high school
Write a 1-2 paragraph on a topic of your choice using at least 3 of the figurative language we have reviewed so far.After your paragraph ,list the types of figurative language you used ?
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 2:17am

Foreign languages
Can you check these two questions, please? 1)Who coined the term Lost Generation? Who were its most representative writers? 2) Can you briefly summarise the plot of Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 3:15pm

Foreign languages
Can you check if the following passive tenses are possible? Thank you. 1) The roof was being fixed The cathedral is being restored My wallet has been taken The dog is going to be taken for a walk 2) Who was America discovered by? Was this CD bought by Jennifer yesterday? I was...
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 9:38am

Foreign languages
I left out this last sentence.Thank you. 1) He was exhausted because he ........................................​... (work) hard all day. (he had been working all day)
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 6:52pm

Foreign languages
I left out these very last sentences on reported speech. Thank you very much! 1) “No, I didn’t break the vase.” (Mary/deny) Mary denied breaking .. 2) “I’m sorry, I broke the vase.” (He apologized for breaking the vase. 3) “ You should really...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 5:52pm

writing skills
11. Which of the following is correct in regard to the use of formal English? A. In formal business correspondence, it's best keep the language impersonal. [B. Formal English is used more frequently in speaking than in writing.] C. In formal English, we use words to say ...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 5:51pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check linkers and punctuation in this paragraph? Thank you very much Writeacher. Complete the following short text with: and, but, so, because, when, while (I can't find an example of "while") 1) It was half past ten at night. Jane was in her ...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 3:13pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check these sentences, Writeacher? 1) We...... (sit) in the sun for ... when she (tell) us to get inside. 2)We had been sitting in the sun for about half an hour when she told us to get inside. 3) Peter confessed to eating all the cake. (Peter/confess) (shall I ...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 3:02pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check these sentences, too? Thank you. 1) My friend was very upset because someone had stolen her bag before I saw her. I was waiting for the bus when I heard someone call my name. 2) I got home at half past four and immediately did my homework. We...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:39am

Foreign languages
Can you check these other sentences, please? 1) "I ate all the cake yesterday." (Peter/confess to) Shall I include "to"??? 2) Peter confessed to eating all the cake. Peter confessed that he had eaten all the cake. 3) If Iknew the answer, I’d tell you. ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 1:49pm

Foreign languages
I left out the following questions. Thank you. 1) What effect did Poe aim to achieve in moast of his short stories? Which theory did Poe work out in his Philosophy of Composition and who was he inspired by? 2) What are the main feautures of Poe's tales? What do we get to ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 12:20pm

Foreign languages
Can you please check these questions, too? Thank you, Writeacher! 1) Which characteristics of the old ballad form does The Rime of the Ancient Mariner contain? In what way does the Rime depart from the ballad? 2) How are the elements of nature presentend in the first part of ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 12:15pm

Foreign languages
Thank you. Here are a few other sentences I'd like you to check. 1) How is the theme of the double investigated in Shelley's Frankenstein? As for Shelley's Frankenstein, both Doctor Frankenstein and his creature are complementary: They both suffer from a sense of ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 10:29am

Foreign languages
Can you please check these questions, Witeacher? Thank you. 1) Focus on Chapter 10 of Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and describes how Dr. Jekyll manages to separate his two identities. 2) What kind of narrative technique does Stevenson adopt? 3) In what way are Dr. ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 8:05am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, thank you very much! Can you please check these sentences, too? 1) They left for the supermarket a few minutes ago.My child is with them. They need to buy food for lunch and won't be back until noon. We'll spend the afternoon at home because it's ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 6:12am

Foreign languages
I urgently need you to check these few sentences, Writeacher. Thank you. 1) What did the U.S Immigration Restriction Act prohibit (Can you help me find a synonym?) It prohibited the immigration of those with hereditary illnesses and entire ethnic groups.ù 2) What kind ...
Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 1:04pm

Foreign languages
Is the following sentence correct ? People are born on the assembly line.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 11:17am

Social studies
Question: why do you think the united states is attractive to foreign investors? My Answer: anytime political upheaval strikes in an another part of the world, foreign investment in the United States increases because we remain a politically stable country. If you have ...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 5:46pm

Social Studies
Question: Why do some people object to foreign ownership of the us business and real estate? My Answer: Many people argue against foreign ownership because they worry about foreign control.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 5:35pm

Foreign languages
Can you also check this other exercise, please? Thank you very much. 1) Complete with the correct form of the verbs in the past simple, past perfect, and past continuous. 1. My friend ............. (be) very upset because someone ....... (steal) her bag before I saw her. 2.I...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 12:58pm

english language
why i dislike to being monitor of my class
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 6:38am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) Who was Henrietta Lacks? In what way did she contribute to the study of cancer? 2) Is it possible to stop the aging process? How did Lord Henry define beauty and old age respectively? 3) Who was the first to ...
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 6:41pm

Foreign languages
How can I rephrase the modal should when expressing probability? Thank you very much. He should visit us tonight = he is likely to visit us tonight OR HE will probably visit us tonight. The meaning of He is expected to visit us tonight is different.
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 6:16pm

Foreign languages
I left out the following exercise. Can you tell me how I can improve it? Thank you, Writeacher Put the following into indirect speech using the reporting verb in brackets. 1) “I met her last Monday.” (Mary/say) 2) “I’m sorry, I broke the vase.” (he/...
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 3:06pm

Foreign languages
I left out these sentences on modals. Thank you, Writeacher. 1) It is likely that she has forgotten about the meeting. She may/might/could/should have forgotten about the meeting (are both “possibility” and “probability” included??) 2) I’m very unsure ...
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 10:59am

Foreign languages
Can you please check the following sentences? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) We are looking for a double room plus an extra bed for my ten-year-old child for ... nights from .. August to ...August. In particular, we would like to know your rates in half board (breakfast/dinner) for...
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 10:39am

Foreign languages
I left out these two sentences. Thank you 1) Nature is first described as a magic element and then suddenly is turned into a dangerous creature. 2) Nature is moved by a Mighty Spirit, whose presence is manifest in every stone and tree.
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 5:38am

spanish
1). What is a "cognate"? 2). Why is learning cognates the most efficient and rapid way to learn to read, speak, increase vocabularly and get high marks on tests in a foreign language? Bonus question: What is the relationship between "cognates" and "...
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:28pm

language
My went to the grocery store. She forgot her purse.
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:40am

Foreign languages
I just have one more doubts concerning the use of commas. 1)....... based on personal duty, hard work, respectability, and charity. Do I need to set the comma before and? 2) The telescreen transmits and receives all the time. (Do I need to include "data"?) 3) Shall I...
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 4:31am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, can you please check these sentences? 1) Joyce's Dubliners focus (or focuses/focusses??) on two recurrent themes:... 2) The epiphany is caused by a trivial gesture, an external event, or a bad situation, (is the comma necessary?) which leads them to a more ...
Friday, June 22, 2012 at 6:25pm

English (check)
Will someone please check my answers for me? 1. In Act I of Macbeth, the witches make predictions suggesting that Macbeth will one day be the king of Scotland.<--- the thane of Glamis. the thane of Ross. the duke of York. 2. How does his setting in time and place impact the...
Friday, June 22, 2012 at 12:00am

Foreign languages
I left out these sentences. Can you please check them? 1) You bought a new pencil case, but it wasn’t necessary. 2) It wasn’t necessary for her to follow her father’s advice. 3) I’m sure he didn’t steal the money. Is it possible for you to close the ...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 5:40pm

Foreign languages
Writeacher, can you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1 Talk about the place where you live using the following grid: . – What is your town like – How long have you lived there – if you like it or not and why – If you don’t like it where you ...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 5:38pm

Foreign languages
Writeacher, I started to questions with "Briefly outline", I need to find a synonym for "outline". 1)Briefly outline the main values on which Victorian society was based....
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 1:04pm

Foreign languages
I urgently need to check how to rephrase modals expressing possibility/probability etc. 1. I’m sure/certain he didn’t rob the bank. He can't have robbed the bank (only choice) 2. I’m certain/sure he stole the ring from Peter William’s bedroom. He must ...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 5:11am

Foreign languages
I urgently need you to check these few sentences. Thank you. 1) The flowers are not described as statically as in a painting but (as) alive with motion. 2) Her mind moves back and forth in time, whereas she stays fixed in the sitting of her second holiday home. 3)The task of ...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 4:54am

language
What's the noun and verb in seek his will in all you do and he will direct your path.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 11:02pm

Foreign languages
Can't you have the structure "have someone do something" in American English? Thank you very much, Writeacher. I had her get a piece of chalk.Active She was asked (requested??) to get a piece of chalk. Passive (??)
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 4:59pm

Foreign languages
I left out the following sentences. Thank you. I also need to find an example with "demand" followed by the infinitive. 1) They demand the bridge to be closed (?). Keep the book open and check the sentences yourself. Active/passive 2) He let me go to the cinema I was...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 1:27pm

Foreign languages
Can you check these last sentences? Thank you, Writeacher! 1) He is learning to drive a moped. 2) I'm teaching him to speak French. 3) I wonder whether to reply to his email or not. 4) We were obliged to postpone the meeting. He was the first to hand in his test. He is the...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 1:21pm

Foreign languages
I urgently need you to check these sentences, too. Thank you. 1) Pay in cash (or pay cash?) 2) Have you ever tried shopping on line OR online shopping? 3) They are planning to open a shopping centre on the edge/on the outskirts of town. 3) Imagine to dance with him. I can'...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 7:18am

Foreign languages
Can you please check these sentences, Writeacher? It's urgent. 1) I'd like to get/have my money sorted out ( I need a synonym) before I leave for university. 2) I want the bank to give (issue is possible?) me a credit card. 3) I've tried many times to stop smoking ...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 5:32am

Foreign languages
Thank you very much for your help. I just wanted you to check these sentences. 1) He begged to leave. He appears to be a nice man. He asked to leave the room. 2) He avoided failing the course. They consider selling their old furniture. 3) He chose not to attend the course. ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 6:54pm

Foreign languages
Thank you very much, Writeacher. I need to rephrase sentence 1. I also wonder if you could help me find online tests on verbs followed by the gerund/infinitive and on reporting verbs (possibly different from say, tell, ask). Thank you very much! 1) Briefly outline the main ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 3:06pm

english
would you pl explain conditional sentences and simple compound and complex sentences and their importance in eng language
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 2:53am

french
i want to learn this language. Please write some french sentences and also translate them into english. Please earlier, its very urgent.
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 10:31am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) I'm forwarding you the link to the requirements for next year's Comenius exchange programme. I really hope to receive some good news from you. 2) We are looking for a hotel accommodation for two adults ...
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 6:08am

Neoclassicism I english 11
1. Which word does NOT describe Neoclassical literature of the 17th century? balanced religious elegant concise 2. In lines 17-20 of Annus Mirabilis, who is Carthage? Thus mighty in her ships, stood Carthage long, And swept the riches of the world from far; Yet stoop'd to ...
Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 5:33pm

language arts
The coordinating conjunctions that can be used to combine two complete sentences with a comma are “for, and, nor, because, yet, so.”
Friday, June 15, 2012 at 3:26pm

Social Studies
1. For revolutionaries like Sam Adams, the term _______ embraced a way of life, a core ideology, and an uncompromising commitment to liberty and equality. A. independency B. republicanism C. federalism D. Americanism 2. Which of the following best describes the Columbian ...
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 10:09am

Foreign languages
This is the second part of the paragraph. Though I don't think it makes sense at all, I would like you to have a look at it. I added a sentence on nanotechnology I'd like you to check, Writeacher. 1) So this element of the composite torque is not under direct control ...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 5:55pm

Foreign languages
Writeacher, I urgently need you to check these sentences, though I believe they don't make sense. Although I'm not a mechanic, I don't think the use of scientific English is correct. 1) I would like to focus on a kind of technology which is used to increase the ...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 4:10pm

English III
Which element of “An Episode of War” shows it to be an example of naturalism? A. It is set in the Civil War. B. It shows lives controlled by outside forces. c. It uses formal language. I think it's A but i'm not sure
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 3:21pm

language
what is bssmyale unscramble
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 1:35pm

Foreign languages
I really hope you are there, Writeacher. Can you suggest an internet site where I can find a comment on Emily Dickinson's "I had been hungry all the years"? Thank you veru much.
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 12:07pm

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