Thursday
October 2, 2014

Homework Help: Foreign Languages

Branches of Foreign Languages

Recent Foreign Language Questions

Post a New Question | Current Questions

Language Arts
In drafting a descriptive paragraph, how are the details organized if you use spatial order as the organizing principle? a)from most general to most specific b)by physical position or relationship to each other c)by the date each event occurred d)in order of importance Is the ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:16pm

Language Arts
Which sentence does not include an abbreviation? a)The movie starts at 12:45 p.m b)Dr. Ross asked the nurse to schedule my surgery immediately. c)One day I hope to visit Mt. Rushmore. d)Chris left work early to catch the train at three o'clock. Is the answer d?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:12pm

Language Art
Where should you insert a colon in this sentence? Interview the following people Dave, Barb, Jose, and Mary Ann. a)After following b) After people c)After Jose d)nowhere Is the answer b?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 1:55pm

business&technical english
--------- language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:56pm

business&technical english
language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:53pm

English
It for speech i represent at school.english is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous languages?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 5:14am

english
which language is used to make comparisons in business communication
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 6:57am

Science
Hello. I need help with science questions. Could you please check these answers for me? Thank you very much! 1. Which of the following traits is acquired A. the number of petals that grow in a plant's flowers B. the wing shape of a wild bird C. the ability of some gorillas...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:32pm

Help Ms.Sue!!! Social Studies
1. How does the Israeli-Palestinian conflict most directly affect the daily lives of young people in Jerusalem a. civilian violence b. peace talks c. international negotiations d. political parties ( my answer) 2. which is the best location for farming? a. east of the jordan ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:56am

language art pllz help
1. Which of the following would most likely connect with the speaker of "Growing Pains"? (1 point)a teen whose parents are going through a difficult divorce a teen who has let down one of her best friends a teen whose mother is often too busy to spend time with him ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:27am

Language arts plz help
1. The poet uses all of the following in "Annabel Lee" except (1 point)alliteration. simile. repetition. rhyme. 2. Which of the following best shows that the speaker is still deeply in love with Annabel Lee? (1 point)The speaker explains that he and Annabel Lee were...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 3:19pm

physiology and health
True or false I realy need help!!!!!! 1) A relationship is a bond between people. 2) Citizenship is the way you conduct yourself as a member of the community. 4) Communication involves only sending messages to others. 5) Passive communicators always stand up for themselves and...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 7:59am

Language. Check answers
My last questions. Direction: Proofread for correct verb forms. If sentence is already correct write C 1. Luis Ortega has been describe as history's greatest rawhide braider. My answer: Luis Ortega have been describe as history's greatest rawhide braider. 2. For years...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:23pm

Language. Check answer
Revising sentences for agreement. There is either an error in subject-verb agreement or an error in pronoun-antecedent agreement 1. Two dollars were once considered generous pay for an hour's work. My answer: Two dollars was once considered generous pay for and hour's ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 7:18pm

Language. Check answer
Revising sentences for agreement. There is either an error in subject-verb agreement or an error in pronoun-antecedent agreement 1. Many a girl has taken Shirley Chisholm as their model of success. My answer: Many girls has took Shirley Chisholm as their model of success. 2. ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:24pm

Language arts
If you had to write a creative story what would it be about?
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:36pm

GEO 111
Which of the following in NOT an impact of the oil economy in this realm? a. outmigration from the realm b. infrastructure development c. foreign investment and involvement d. an increase in regional disparities
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:05pm

SOCIAL STUDIES HELP PLEASE?! c:
1) ___________ make up the majority of the population in Guatemala. Spaniards Incas Mexicans Native Americans 2. One challenge that makes it hard for the Mayas to retain their land is that they are more likely to think of themselves as ______ than _______. Maya, Guatemalan. ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:47pm

social studies
what is the 2nd most spoken language?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:31pm

Language Check
Choosing verbs that agree in Number with Their Subjects: 1. Almost everybody (has,have) played games that originated in faraway places. MY ANSWER: HAVE 2. Few of these games (is,are) difficult to play. MY ANSWER: ARE 3. Pictures on ancient Greek pottery (show,shows) people ...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:21am

Language HELP
Proofreading a Parapgraph for Subject-Verb Agreement, Help with the errors: 1.Oridnary houses or a public building sometimes present problems for people with disabilities. 2. For example, a person using a wheelchair or crutches often have difficulty maneuvering in narrow halls...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:25am

language arts3rd grade
difference between noun, pronoun and propernoun how it is used
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:07pm

Language Arts
Please check answers! Choose the type of punctuation that is missing from the following sentence It's no wonder that Mark is tired after staying up all night. A. APOSTROPHE **** B. SEMICOLON C. COLON D. HYPHEN Can't you just see the look on his face when he finds out ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 2:32pm

social studies
PLEASE CHECK 1. what was one immediate effect of the Cold War on South Carolina and the nation? a. travel for pleasure was drastically reduced b. it was more difficult to obtain goods from foreign countries* c. the united states and germany continued to be bitter enemies d. ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:22am

Language arts verbs
Aaron plans to attend college once he completes this course workbook
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:13pm

Language arts Mrs.Sue check Plz
A factory might emit (1 point) pollution. smokestacks. resources. 2. How do the members of Don’t Be Crude make a persuasive appeal? (1 point) by embarrassing people by educating people by encouraging people by making people laugh 3. What did Gina Gallant not have to do to...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 12:44pm

ENGish
1. What are the characteristics of an effective television newscaster? Explain. 2. Why are so many people over the age of twenty-one entering college? Discuss. 3. What could be done to make the public less hesitant to report crime? 4. Do Americans seem unable to relax in ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:07pm

Language Arts
The measure of how much we understood and learned in a college course is referred to as:
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:12pm

Computer Literacy
1. Which vendor did IBM select to create the operating system for the IBM PC? (A) Microsoft Macintosh DEC Dell 2. Which of the following components was a significant development featured in the Macintosh LISA computer? (A) C Prompt Disk Operating System Graphical User ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:34pm

Language Arts
Which of the following would most likely connect with the speaker of "Growing Pains"? A) a teen whose parents are going through a difficult divorce B) a teen who has let down one of her best friends C) a teen whose mother is often too busy to spend time with him
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 2:14pm

english
A comparison of the poems "quickdraw" and "the farmers bride"! Discuss the techniques used, analyse the language/structure/form explore layers of meaning and comment on the effect of the reader. E.G compare how the poets use verbs or metaphore or imagery or...
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 1:54pm

cultural diversity
when middle-class mainstream teachers reprimand children for verbalizing spontaneously, they show a preference for facilitating language development through
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 2:21pm

SS
If a country wants to help another country through foreign investment, what can it do? How can it do the foreign investment?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 12:43pm

Language Arts
Which is the best way to clarify the sentence "The few arguments against pet ownership scarely need to be mentioned"? A. Most people favor pet ownership, but the author believes that the arguments against it are strong. B. Few people can provide reasons not to own a ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:32am

Language Arts
Which of the following statements from the editorial shows bias? A. Studies have shown the health-related benefits of pets. B. That animal depends on you. C. Thus, all pet owners are caring people. D. Everyone-yes, everyone-should have a pet. I'm really confused on this ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:13am

Language Arts
Read the following sentence from the editorial: "We learn that all of our moments can be filled with joy if we only open our hearts to our pets." How is faulty reasoning shown in this sentence? A. The author exaggerates the effect of owning a pet. B. The author makes...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:09am

SS
What is foreign investment? Please explain in simple terms.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 12:08am

Language
My teacher gave a bunch of words to define, and the word, Second hand pill is one of them. What does second hand pill mean ?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 8:38pm

SS
How might attracting foreign investment help a country (the country receiving the investment)?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:44pm

Language Arts
So I answered a couple of the questions about "The Boarded Window" by Ambrose Bierce. But can you help me with this please? What in the text indicates the beliefs and values of the author?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1:26pm

Language Arts
Identify the correct statement. A) When a complex sentence begins with a dependent clause, put a comma after the clause. B) When a complex sentence begins with an independent clause, put a comma after the clause. C) In a compound sentence, put a comma after the coordinating ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 9:08am

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
1. Michelle Kwan has become an inspiration to us all. 2. Is Sara the runner in the blue T-shirt? 3. I could have been a contender. 4. The winner of the spelling bee was Tracy. 5. The next speaker will be Mr. Gonzales. 6. Who was the fourteenth president of the United States? 7...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:04pm

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative. 1. My partner for biology lab is Penelope. 2. Jason will be the next student council president. 3. Mrs. Furillo's favorite song is still "Night and Day." 4. Rocky Marciano was the world heavyweight boxing ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

English
When preparing to write a summary, you should: A. highlight all main and major ideas after thoroughly reading the article. B. highlight descriptive language and examples. C. take careful notes as you read the article the first time. D. complete outside research. A
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:20pm

Social Studies
1. What did you enjoy as a kid? Answer: I liked to hunt, study the art of war, and even shoot a firearm at times. Believe it or not when I was 14 I tried to sign on to a British war ship to be a powder monkey, but my mom wouldn't allow me to be part of it. 2. Can you tell ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 6:33pm

Social Studies
I am the Star Reporter who is going to visit George Washington at his home at Mount Vernon during the years of 1759-1774. I am interviewing him about his political and personal views, activities, goals, and predictions. Develop 10 questions to ask President Washington. Then ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 4:58pm

Language Arts
Comprehension (“The Talking Skull”) When the people in the village see the man coming, they run inside their homes because 1. they are scared of him. 2. he is acting crazy. 3. he has always begged them for food. 4. they do not want to talk with him. i think its 1 or 3
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 3:17am

Language Arts
Which of the following places events in chronological order? A.formation of Negro Leagues, invention of baseball, Civil War B.invention of baseball, Civil War, formation of Negro Leagues C.invention of baseball, formation of Negro Leagues, Civil War D.Civil War, invention of ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10:29pm

Language Arts
1. A factory might EMIT A. Pollution B. Smokestacks C. Resources 2. How do the members of Don't Be Crude make a persuasive appeal? A. By embarrassing people B. By educating people C. By encouraging people D. by making people laugh 3. What did Gina Gallant NOT have to do to...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 1:06pm

Social Studies
I am the Star Reporter who is going to visit George Washington at his home at Mount Vernon during the years of 1759-1774. I am interviewing him about his political and personal views, activities, goals, and predictions. Develop 10 questions to ask President Washington. 1. What...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 12:29pm

CULTURAL DIVERSITY
young children's functional use of language within a work context is often observed in ? i put D. native american cultures
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 10:22am

Sociology
If Andrea's parents have her take violin lessons, take a foreign language and attend science camp in hopes of her developing skills so she can get into a competitive college, is that an example of human capital or cultural capital? I was leaning towards human capital but ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 4:52pm

Language Arts
" What details support the idea that scientists and everyday citizens have different responses to the rediscovery of the ivory-bills?
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:14pm

World Civilization
1. In 1789, the National Assembly revoked the privileges of the aristocracy. This occurred in reaction to A. a peasant uprising. B. Louis XVI's withdrawal of troops from Paris. C. discontent among the poor people of Paris. D. the storming of the Bastille 2. What was ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 5:14pm

World History
1. In 1964, a loose union of Palestine refugees led to the formation of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) under Yasir Arafat. What was the aim of the PLO? A. Driving Israel from East Jerusalem B. Establishing a Pan-Arab League C. Evicting Israel from Palestine D. ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 4:56pm

Language Art (Please Check)
Im actually confused on this one i think its C. or D. but ill go with D. which of the following would be most likely to cause a commotion? A.A baby sleeping in a stroller B.A library closing for the evening C.A public appearance by a celebrity D.A grandfather clock striking ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 10:42pm

Language Art (Please Check)
i think C. Which of these is true of both historical fiction and historical nonfiction? A.the setting is real B.the plot is imaginary C.The time period is true D.the characters are real
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 10:07pm

Language Art (Please Check)
i think its B. if not B. then C. We stayed at sybil house for several hours? Which of these is the verb of the sentence? A.we B.house C.stayed D.several
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:34pm

Language Art (Please Check)
i think its C. when does juan catch the bus for school? Which of the following correctly names the subject and the verb of the sentence? A.juan;catch B.when;catch C.juan,does catch D.when;does catch
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:10pm

Language Art (Please Check)
there _____ a ver long debate on the issue. Which of the following names the sentences subject and a verb that agrees with that subject? A.there;is B.there;was C.debate;was D.debate;were
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 8:44pm

language arts 12
The main feeling conveyed by the speaker in this poem, “The Second Coming” is one of
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:41am

Language
Does the Turkish language belong to the Indo-European Language family?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:03pm

Language arts help ms sue.
1. Based on reading only the title and headings, what would you think the article was about? (1 point) a renewed interest in hunting and fishing an animal population with an uncertain future the threat logging poses to forest animals a group of dinosaurs roaming a local ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 5:59pm

Language Art (Please Check)
i pick D. which of the following contains a base word? A.empty B.family C.arcade D.cartoonish
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:23am

Language Arts ~CHECK MY ANSWERS~
Are these answer are correct? Please be 100% correct / honest. Directions: For questions 7–15, rewrite each sentence, adding commas where needed. 7) While I was researching skateboards, I found an interesting old newspaper. 8) In the June 29, 1999 edition of the Mercury ...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 4:06pm

Language Arts ~CHECK MY ANSWERS~
1.) Resilient people usually a. complain when they have bad luck. b. bring good luck to others. c. are able to deal with setbacks. • My Answer: (B- brings good luck to others.) 2.) When the speaker refers to pausing to “enjoy the view / of the trees and the flowers ...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 3:29pm

Language Arts-check answer-
ANNE: I’m trying. Really I am. Every night I think back over all of the things I did that day that were wrong . . . like putting the wet mop in Mr. Dussel’s bed . . . and this thing now with Mother. I say to myself, that was wrong. I make up my mind, I’m never ...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 1:38pm

Language Arts
Question #1. What details support the idea that scientists and everyday citizens have different responses to the rediscovery of the ivory-bills? Back from Extinction In 2004, two biologists were canoeing in a remote part of Arkansas. They were searching for a bird that local ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:38pm

Language Arts-check answer-
Fossil Flitting, flickering, flashing black, white, and a note of red passes beneath trees that were already old at the end of the Civil War. The lovely departed species announces its fearless refusal to cease to be. And as we stand in awe of life's determination, it ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:33pm

Language Arts
Fossil Flitting, flickering, flashing black, white, and a note of red passes beneath trees that were already old at the end of the Civil War. The lovely departed species announces its fearless refusal to cease to be. And as we stand in awe of life's determination, it ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:11pm

COM 200
________________ is the specialized or technical language of a specific group or pro­fession that may not be understood by outsiders.
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 12:19pm

Language arts 7th grade
Using the image of a dove to represent the idea of peace in a peom is an example of
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 11:50am

English
The common language used in acedemic and workplace settings is called: A.Slang B. Colloquial C.standard English d.jargon I would say jargon
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:26pm

Calculus Help
When a foreign object lodged in the trachea (windpipe) forces a person to cough, the diaphragm thrusts upward causing an increase in pressure in the lungs. This is accompanied by a contraction of the trachea, making a narrower channel for the expelled air to flow through. For ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 10:52pm

language arts
Determine each verb and predicate noun or predicate adjective 1.Each year about ten million people visit Niagara Falls. 2.Many industries also operate close by. 3.To them, businesses ruin the area's scenic beauty. 4.Rainbow Bridge spans the gorge below Niagara Falls. Ans 1...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:42pm

language arts
Determine each verb and predicate noun or predicate adjective 1. Some people on the steamers get wet from the falls' foam and mist. Ans Verb is "get" "wet" is predicate adjective
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:25pm

language arts
Find the linking verb and predicate noun or predicate adjective. 1. At night, wide beams of colorful lights look beautiful on the cascades of water. Ans: linking verb is "look" predicate adj is "beautiful"
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:13pm

language arts
Determine if verb is a linking verb: 1. The American Falls lies within the US. Ans. "lies" is a linking verb 2. The Horseshoe Falls lies within Canada Ans, "lies" is a linking verb
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:05pm

language arts
Determine if verb is linking verb. 1. This overflow became the Niagara River. Ans. became is the linking verb
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9:00pm

english
Think about the figurative language in this stanza. What is the speaker saying? (1 point) It is hard to find your way at night because it is dark. It is the middle of the night and she is hungry. People find life in being with others. People have to help each other with ...
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 7:39pm

Language arts
In "Aunt Millicent,"how does Jamie make the settings of aunt Millicent travels appear realistic?
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 7:10pm

language arts
6.Which of the following places events in chronological order? A.formation of Negro Leagues, invention of baseball, Civil War B.invention of baseball, Civil War, formation of Negro Leagues C.invention of baseball, formation of Negro Leagues, Civil War D.Civil War, invention of...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 4:48pm

Language Art (Please Check)
5.C 6.B 5.The origin of the words shut and out is Old English. During the 1800s, the two words were combined to take on the baseball meaning, a game in which one side does not score. What is the most likely meaning of the word shutout in the story The Shutout? A.to dismiss B....
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:38pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.C 2.A 3.C 4.C 5.D 6.D 7.B 1.She was rivaling the mayor by A.sending money to him. B.voting for him. C.running against him. 2.In which of the following situations would you be most likely to be caught up in a commotion? A.a riot B.a math exam C.a school assembly 3.Which of ...
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:53am

Persuasive Writing help
I'm writing a persuasive request but English is not my native language. I've done many drafting and revising, but still not sure. so I would be grateful if you could show me what I did wrong and the correct way to revise it. Thanks "Dear xxx, I would like to ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:29pm

social studies check answers
1.C 2.D 3.A 4.D 5.C 6.B 7.D 8.B 9.B 10.A 1.The story of Omar best reflects A. opportunities for people in the Pampas. B. struggles faced by families who work the mines of the Andes. C. hardships undertaken by indigenous farming families. D. benefits of urban life along the ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 12:38pm

language
What is the synonym for car?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:32pm

language arts
rewrite each sentence, adding commas where needed. which i was researching skateboards i found an interesting old newspaper story?
Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 2:45pm

Language Arts
Why is the statement "The bill will be too harsh" an opinion? a. it can be proved b. it can be supported with evidence c. it is someones belief ** d. it is true. Which statement is an appeal to emotions? a. The bill unfairly targets one group for unusually harsh ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 12:57pm

language of medicine medical billing and coding
How does the musculoskeletal system change from birth to adulthood and what are the steps that the system goes through from childhood to adulthood to reach 206 bones?
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:55am

language arts
Resilient people usually a. complain when they have bad luck b. bring good luck to others c. are able to deal with setback
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:11pm

Language arts help!!
1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:20pm

Language
What impact do ignorance and stigma have on people who are HIV-positive in Malawi and other African countries? It'll b much helpful if you dont give links Thank u :)
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 6:47pm

Language Art (Please Check)
8.C 8.Which of the following details supports the main idea that Pa worked hard to try to feed his family? A.Pa and I walked, because I was a big boy of eleven. B.Were prid near out of grub my father told her. C.He traveled twice as far each day as the wagon. D.He glanced at ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:36pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.C But mama told me never mind.She said i didnt need a bracelet to remember laurie,just as i didnt need anything to remember pap or our home in berkeley or all the people and things we loved and had left behind What is the main idea of this passage? A. When you lose something...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:13pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.A 5.The word evacuate comes from the Latin root vac which means to empty. What word that contains this root means not occupied? A. vacuum B. vacation C. vacant D. evacuee
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 2:39pm

Language Art (Please Check)
3.A 4.D 3.Which of the following sentences contains a verb that agrees with its subject? A. The memories of her friend stay with her. B. Friends of the family helps them. C. Some people from the neighborhood gives them extra food. D. Sacks of mail is waiting at the main gate. ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 2:06pm

Language Arts
In the sentence, "If you keep talking to me, I can't finish." would "to me" be a prepositional phrase? Thanks...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 9:04pm

Finance
Anderson International Limited is evaluating a project in Erewhon. The project will create the following cash flows: Year Cash Flow 0 –$690,000 1 243,000 2 175,000 3 256,000 4 231,000 All cash flows will occur in Erewhon and are expressed in dollars. In an attempt to ...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 4:12pm

Language Arts
Need help on the sentence below. Can't decide if it is complex or compound. I know if it didn't have the "and" it would be complex but the "and" is throwing me off. "They listened to many American recordings, and then they added new ideas to ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:44pm

Pages: <<Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | Next>>

Post a New Question | Current Questions

Search
Members