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a strong language often means?

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...

social studies
1.How were the farms of New England colonies similar to the farms of the up country? a. They grew rice b. They were plantations*** c. They had short growing seasons d. They were small subsistence farms 2.Rice grew successfully in south Carolina because slaves_____. a. Brought ...

Language Arts
Hello everyone! I was just wondering if you could revise this autobiographical essay for me? Thanks for your time! *** **** 10/5/14 Ever since I can remember I have lived in Philadelphia. I have many nice memories from Philadelphia, and I am fortunate enough to have a ...

AP English Language and Comp
Whose sin is blacker- Chillingworth's or Dimmesdale's? Why? (The Scarlet Letter)

Logic
Consider a propositional language with three propositional constants - mushroom, purple, and poisonous - each indicating the property suggested by its spelling. Using these propositional constants, encode the following English sentences as Propositional Logic sentences. Use ~ ...

english
What does the term RACE mean in trying to do language homework?

Social Studies
How did colonists feel about the Navigation Acts? A. Colonists resented the Navigation Acts because the acts limited their trade with nations other than England. B. Colonists generally like the Navigation Acts, because the acts gave them greater access to goods from foreign ...

History Help!!
Which descriptions of the roles of the popes and patrons of the arts in restoring the city of Rome are accurate? Choose all the correct answers. A- organized teams to find ancient statues buried in Rome. B- commissioned artists to create stunning paintings and frescoes C- ...

ENGLISH
english is not my first language ,plz help i m writing an essay .. In order to prevent the risk factor of social media, parents should involve in children social media and other online issues. .Parent should win the confidence of their children and encourage them tell ...

History
Which descriptions of the roles of the popes and patrons of the arts in restoring the city of Rome are accurate? Choose all the correct answers. A- organized teams to find ancient statues buried in Rome. B- commissioned artists to create stunning paintings and frescoes C- ...

History
identify and explain the foreign policy for America proposed by Washington in this address

Social Studies
Toward what audience did Martin Luther King Jr. direct his “I Have a Dream” speech? How is this clear from the speech’s language?

Language and Composition
Indulge is to deny as flatter is to A. insult B. blush C. compliment D. relax D? Wild guess I don't get it.

World History Answer Check
1. Who was Anne-Louise-Germaine de Staël, and why was she significant? A: Anne-Louise-Germaine de Staël was a prominent writer of the revolutionary and Napolenic eras in France. She was significant because she established a salon for the powerful that lasted from 1790 until ...

SCIENCE - PLEASE HELP PLESE
1) Round 578.683 m, 47.3333 kg, and 789.5 cm to four significant figures. 2) Find the weight of a 12.25 kg dog. Round your answer to the correct number of significant figures. Use weight=massxfree-fall acceleration. 3) Round 3155.24m, 8.777 73 cm, and 93.775 57 kg to one less ...

computer science
Mr Ali has given a test to his class. He would like to have the average score for the class as well as the highest and lowest scores. Write a pseudocode to calculate and display these values. Then convert your pseudocode into a program by using any programming language of your...

Reading/language arts
Write a sentence for the given topic, using a form of one of the following linking verbs in each sentence: smell, sound, feel, taste, grow. Use at least one predicate noun or predicate adjective in each sentence. 1) (dificulty or ease of writing) can you please help me by ...

language arts poem by pat mora
how does the speakers mother fell about herself as a young girl

Language Arts - The Odyssey - Please Check Answers
Please help me with the following question: Read the excerpt from The Odyssey. Six benches were left empty in every ship that evening when we pulled away from death. And this new grief we bore with us to sea: our precious lives we had, but not our friends. No ship made sail ...

Language arts
At the end of her aunts story in the story teller the older girl asked whether the girl in the story would have been rescued even if she had not been good. what does she seem to think is the theme of her aunts story

Language
Which type of pronoun is being used in this sentence? 1. Jenny told her friends that someone was coming over this afternoon. 2. Who is going to make dinner tonight?

language
I have to do a précis on a book that was published in the 1940-1969 what book would you recommend.

Science! Help!!
Which of the following traits is acquired? A. The number of petals that grow in a plants flowers. B. The wing shape of a wild bird C. The ability of some gorillas to use sign language D. A cheetah's ability to run faster than any other land animal. Is the answer B?

English/language arts
What is the complete subject in the sentence That orange deposit on the outside surface is called rust.

Language Arts
What is similar about Patsy in "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" and Joby in "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh"? A. Both are affected by their surroundings. B. Both are from Little Africa. C. Both are fighting a war. D. Both are static characteristics. Is the answer C?

Language Arts
What final events in "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" and "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh" enable Patsy and Joby to change? A. Wearing maroon and green; beating his drum. B. Riding Black Boy to win the race; encouragement by the general. C. Meeting Mr. Brackett; thinking about the ...

language arts
From reading “The Raven and the First Men: The Beginnings of the Haida,” the reader can tell that the Haida people value family due to the actions of A.the baby toward the daughter. B.the Sky Chief toward Raven. C.Raven toward the Sky Chief. D.the daughter toward the baby.

language arts
Identify the complete adjective clause. The car I drive has 50,000 miles on the odometer.

language arts
. In "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh," the author sets this story before instead of during a battle

US Government
Why might the Framers have wanted the presidents power in foreign affairs to be so broad?

Language Arts
Why does the author of "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh" say it is a "solemn night for a boy just turned fourteen"? A. The wind is full of whispers B. The army is cramped near a church C. The boy will be in his first battle soon D. The boy does not like sleeping in a field. Is the ...

english
Can you please identify the figurative language (i.e., metaphor, simile, imagery, personification, etc) for each sentence? 1. "We never felt so much power. Like we owned the world. We owned it. I swear we could held it in the palms of our hands and it was up to us whether we ...

History
Why were eastern American Indians more adaptable to the “civilizing” influence of Christian missions while Plains Indians were less adaptable? A. Eastern American Indian belief systems resembled Christianity much more than Plains Indian belief systems, which tended to be ...

History
Which organization established most of the missions in Indian Territory in the early to middle 1800s? the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions?

Re: English
In paragraphs 8-11 of "Regarding the Pain of Others," Susan Sontag discusses the relationship between photographs and memory. Write an essay analyzing the resources of language she uses to make her argument.

Language Arts
In "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" when Patsy saw Black Boy, his "heart was beating very wildly beneath his jacket" because he? A. Had never ridden in a race before B. Was thinking about his mother's illness. C. Feared his mother's reaction to his riding in the race. D. Had a ...

curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...

history
How did American foreign policy goals shape the American approach to the war?

English
After weeks of convincing Mother finalyl agreed to watch the football game with the family on Sunday afternoon. "Ihope this doesn't INTERFERE with Sunday dinner," Mother warned "No," we explained. "We have the PORTABLE TV set up in the kitched so you won't have to miss any ...

Language Arts
What is a boolean operator? A. A credible website described as having current information about topic. B. A tool used to organize a search log when conducting online search. C. Search parameters set to identify specific information during internet searches D. A person who ...

social studies
two key products China traded with other countries were? A. Silk and Porcelain. B. books and Camles. C. Gold and silver ****** D. fish and grain what helped spread knowledge throughout China during its golden ages? A. porcelain tablets **** B. the Grand Canal C. silk D. books...

Language Arts
Information in an entry tells you that salute A. Is used only by military personnel. B. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. C. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. D. Is used as a verb but also never as a noun. Is the answer C?

Language Arts
According to the word history, salute comes from a greeting that references. A. The weather B. The time of day C. Someone's job position. D. Someone's well-being Is the answer C?

Language Arts
Imagine the plot of the story in which two characters are lost in the mountain's as darkness falls. Which of the following events would intensify the suspense in this story. A. The characters hear a bird singing in the distance. B. One of the characters finds an extra energy ...

Language Arts
Which revision to sentence 3 contains an example of vivid description? 1) Tess turned and faced the podium. 2) She knew that once she walked up to the microphone, she would have to make a statement. 3) She thought a moment. A. She thought hard for a moment B. Tess closed her ...

Language Arts
Select the answer choice in which the two short sentences are combined using a subordinating conjunction. Vivian is on a diet. She is eating less pasta. A. Vivian, who is on a diet, is eating less pasta. B. Vivian is on a diet and is eating less pasta. C. Vivian is on a diet; ...

language arts
At the end of her aunt's story in “The Story-Teller," the older girl asks whether the girl in the story would have been rescued even if she had not been good. what does she seem to think is the theme of her aunts story? what detail in the aunt's story leads her to think so

Language art
Are the words " knowledgable and "daring" nouns in the sentence --" readers admire his knowledge and daring I think readers are nouns but why would knowledge and daring be nouns.

Social Studies
which of these people is an example of an entrepneur? A. Malia started selling jewelry she made in an online store. B. Liam found a summer job walking dogs in his neightborhood. C. Pavel worked hard to learn to speak a foreign language. D. Ophelia took classes in painting and ...

Language Arts
3. Which statement best expresses a central theme of ''The Story Teller''? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with ...

Language Arts
2. Which event propels the action in ''The Story-Teller''? A. A woman is traveling with three children. B. The aunt invites Cyril to look out the window at the animals and fields they are passing. C. The man disagrees with the aunt's story, and she invites him to tell a story...

Language Arts
1. In ''The Story -Teller,'' the bachelor says that Bertha was ''horribly good.'' What do you think this term means? A. She is so good that she deserves three medals. B. She is horrible-looking but is very well behaved. C. Being good is a horrible quality. D. She is so good ...

Languages/Linguistics
for these three characteristics of language: arbitrariness, displacement, and productivity we have to explain what would happen to our language if we lose one of these characteristics. ie. what would our language obtain, how would our communication be affected, and wat type of...

Japan history
in 1192, Japan began a period of... 1. democratic rule 2. military rule 3. foreign rule 4. violent warfare my choice? 4- violent warfare. please answer quick!

curriculum
Of the following, which is the best strategy families can use to support language development at home? A. Make a set of vocabulary flashcards, and use them to drill each other each evening. B. Talk out loud about what they're doing. C. For families learning English, speak only...

ENGLISH
When Grizzlies Walked Up Right: Modoc Questions Help Me Please? 1.What event, accident, or situation is being introduced? 2.What are two examples used to catch the readers attention? 3.How is the event broken broken into smaller segments? 4.Three details used to emphasize the ...

Curriculum
Which of the following is the best definition of phonological awareness? A. Sensitivity to units of sound used in the English language B. Awareness that the speech stream consists of a sequence of sounds or phonemes C. Awareness of the smallest unit of sound D. Ability to ...

Curriculum
Oral language development between the ages of 3 and 6 includes all of the following except End of exam A. learning to use language expressively with others. B. developing phonological awareness. C. building a strong receptive vocabulary. D. writing argumentative essays. my ...

English 1
A common theme for each of these selections is? (A Cub Pilot, Barrio Boy, No Gumption, and I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings) a- to become mature, people must learn important lessons from experience b- to govern well, people in authority must treat young people fairly. c- to ...

language arts
What does the Aunt in the story teller find improper about the bachelors story? A. It makes fun of Bertha's goodness. B. It has too many fantasy elements C. It unrealistically suggests virtue is always rewarded. D. The bachelor tells it without invitation, interrupting the ...

Language Arts - Please Check My Answer For This
Please help me with the following: Read the sentence. Juanita used her affinity for numbers to help her design a computer program that relied on college-level math formulas, even though she was only in middle school. Based on the context clues in the sentence, what is the best...

Language Arts Answer check PLEASE
1) What can you infer from this sentence near the start of "The Story Teller"? Most of the aunt's remarks seemed to begin with "Don't," and nearly all of the children's remarks began with "Why" A) It is a long trip to Templecombe B)the aunt is extremely clever about handling ...

language arts
what is the relationship among the bachelor neon and the three children in the storyteller? He is the children's uncle and the aunts brother in law. He is engaged to marry the aunt that has never met the children before. He is someone that other characters see on the train all...

language arts
which statement about possessive noun is true? Possessive nouns are always capitalized possessive nouns show ownership possessive noun name a specific person place or thing. possessive nouns are never capitalized.

writing
How do you write out a PEEL assessment?? (Point, Evidence, Evaluation, Language)

Language Arts
Which statement best expresses a central theme of the story teller? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with children is ...

Language Art!
Which event propels the action in "The Story-Teller? A. A woman is traveling with three children. B.The aunt invited Cyril to look out the window at the animals and fields they are passing. C. A man disagrees with the aunt's story, and she invited him to tell a story. D. The ...

Language Art!
The characterization of the children is an important part of "The Story-Teller." Which of the following quotes from the story offers the best evidence for the character of Cyril being mischievous? A. The children moved reluctantly to the window. "Why are those sheep being ...

English
Is written language more correct than spoken language? I kind of think it is because writing can be corrected more sufficiently than oral. But I'm not sure

world issues
Imagine that you are advising President Obama as he develops his address to the nation on ISIS, what specific actions would you advise him to include in his strategy to deal with the ISIS crisis? (Based on the article: U.S. Weighs Direct Military Action Against ISIS in Syria) ...

English-Language
Please help and correct! 1. Use "in the garage" as an adjective phrase The card in the garage is for you 2. Use "for our English class" as an adverb phrase The paper is due tomorrow for our English class. 3. Use "from an encyclopedia" as an adjective phrase Choose one topic ...

English
Can someone please help me proof read my paper and help me to know where my errors are and how I can better this paper? Is this good for a descriptive essay? Is their something I should elaborate more or less on? Are my paragraphs ok or do I need to shorten them? Any and all ...

foreign language
rubrics for descriptive essay my dream vacation

Computer Science
Define an unambiguous context free grammar that generates the language of strings containing a series of a's followed by a series of b's followed by a series of c's concluding with a series of d's. The number of a's must be exactly the sames as the number of d's and the number...

Computer Science
Write a regular expression defining strings that begin with an a and end with a b and can contain any number (including zero) of c's or d's in the middle. Every c that is in the string must be followed by at least one d. Construct a deterministic finite state automaton with no...

Computer Science
Define a language that is not a regular language using a context-free grammar that is not ambiguous. The alphabet of the language must contain at least five characters. Describe in English the strings of the language. Choose any string that is in the language and demonstrate ...

English language
How to write an essay. On a topic' awka etiti of my dream

language
Finding the subject and predicate in The production of clean timber takes several years.

History
What are two foreign events and domestic events Reagan and Bush have dealt with during their Presidencies?

geography
The alternative for the Americas agreement of the early 2000s is primarily aimed at... A) excluding the US from Latin America B) creating a Latin America Union C) inviting foreign investment from Asia D) improving ties with the European Union Can't find this anywhere.. ...

English
Identify the main ideas of the indicated paragraphs of this article. (Paragraphs with the asterisks are indicated.) My choices are in parentheses. Our pitiful knowledge of geography has been well documented for the last decade. Among the most notable studies was the 2006 Roper...

Language Arts
Which sentence contains a proper noun? A.We danced around the May Pole B.We went to a dance last weekend C.They ran in a special race every year D.Her mother came to watch the race Is the answer A?

Accounting/Math/Exchange rates
1. Indicate how each of the following international transactions is entered into the U.S. balance of payments with double-entry bookkeeping: a. A U.S. resident imports $500 worth of merchandise from a U.K. resident and agrees to pay in three months. b. After the three months, ...

English
Check my answers: What circumstances prevented England from expanding its territories as quickly as other European nations? (10 points) Troubles with Wales and other small territories, plagues on the island territory, and Acts of Union agreements *Constant invasions and ...

Language Arts - Please Check My Answers
Please help with the following: 1. Based on the myths “The Maori: Genealogies and Origins in New Zealand” and “The Raven and the First Men: The Beginnings of the Haida,” one way the Maori culture most differs from the Haida culture is that the Maori culture A. cares ...

Language Art
Which of the following is not part of a rising action? A.Squeaky and Raymond confront Mary Louise and her friends on Broadway. B.Mr.Pearson hints to Squeaky that she should consider letting the new girl win. C.Squeaky is responsible for taking care of Raymond. D.Squeaky ...

American Government
Legislation that contains ambiguous language....? A. is easy to implement B. allows for discretion on the part of those implementing the law C. prevents implementation of laws that are inconsistent with congressional intent D. is a typical strategy that ensures the law will be...

Literature
American literature homework question: To Kill a Mockingbird? Can someone help me understand the following question, please?: Of all the ways an author has of telling us about a character, how do we learn about the characters in To Kill a Mockingbird? -I want to say it's ...

American Constitutional Law
Most agreements with foreign nations are in the form of: A. executive agreements. B. treaties. C. statutory arrangements. D. ex parte proceedings. This one is really confusing. I am torn between A & B. My textbook says both and looking on line says both as well.

Algebra
The HIGHEST point in a certain location is a foreign country is 15,541 feet above sea level. The LOWEST point in the same country is 107 feet below sea level. What is the difference between these two elevations?

Childrens Literature
language that is important to the story and exact dialogue that is important to the message or tone makes: A. sharing the book difficult for the teacher. B. for poor choice to share with young children. C. A story better when acted out with puppets instead of read. D. a story ...

Language Arts
Please help me with the following: Myths often function as a connection to __________, or the customs and beliefs of a group of people. I think the answer is phenomena, but I don't even know if that is correct. Please help me, any help will be appreciated.

Language Arts
why does squeaky not know at first who has won the race in raymond's run? A)Raymond has climbed the fence B)The May Pole gets in the way C)The finish is very close*** D)Mr. Pearson speaks too softly

Language Arts
In the following sentence which principal part of the verb describe appears in italics? The professor is describing the process of osmosis to the class today. A.past participle B.past C.present D.present participle Is the answer D?

American Literature
Compare and contrast the structure and use of figurative language in the two poems “Harlem” by Langston Hughes and “We Wear the Mask” by Paul Laurence Dunbar.

english
1. Which of the following sources is least likely to have been edited for accuracy? (1 point) a city newspaper a personal Web site an encyclopedia article a published book 2. Which of the following is NOT true about bias? (1 point) Using both biased and non-biased resources in...

Language
What is the term for the part of the story that sets up the story's ending? A)Exposition B)Conflict C)Falling Action D)Resolution C? Please Help!!

Language
Is this correct? Lessons are what we took at the pool to learn to swim better. Answer: to learn to swim better, we took lessons at the pool.

Language
Is the sentence correct? Me, Allen, and Juiliana went to the school talent show. Answer: I think it should be I, Allen, and Juliana went to the school talent show.

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