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Language Arts
1.What is Robert MacNeil's main point in "The Trouble With Television"? A) News should no be shown on television B) Commercials are modern art forms C) There should be more long television shows. D) people should watch less TV**** 2. What persuasive technique ...
Friday, November 21, 2014 by Harley

Language(asap answers please!!!)
Which section of a personal narrative requires the most development? a. introduction b. conclusion c. character introduction d. plot My answer: D. Please check!
Thursday, November 20, 2014 by dddd47906

Language arts
Write about a time when you had a change of heart!!! The way you could help is by giving me some examples.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Wendy

Language Arts 8A
It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived after the age of 20. The only things ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by Lilly.b

English
Writers often use language and images to foreshadow events that are going to take place in a story. Consider these words and phrases from the passage: dank tropical night moonless Caribbean night moist black velvet From these the reader can predict that Whitney and/or ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Kelly

Language Arts
Is this a good analytical paragraph? Edgar Allen Poe’s poem, “The Bells”, uses personification and alliteration in order to establish a new tone for each stanza. Personification is used to create a transition in the stanzas, to differentiate the tone change ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by D

US Government
Hello, I need some help with a few Government true/false questions. The Office of Management and Budget can withhold funding for a program that the President considers ineffective. My answer=False The threat of the spread of communism around the world is still the main focus ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Dennis

English 10
1. Sensory language is also known as __________. syntax broadsides imagery irony 2.Which excerpt taken from the poem “Birmingham Sunday” by Richard Farina is an example of sensory language? A.“clouds they were grey” B.“She asked for a blessing" C...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Juliet Fonterhouse

English 10
Sensory language is also known as __________. syntax broadsides imagery irony
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Juliet Fonterhouse

Language Arts HELP
Which of the following best contrasts the selections read in this lesson? Readings are Forest Fire by Anais Nin, Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall by Diane Ackerman, and The Season's Curmudgeon Sees the Light by Mary C. Curtis A. "Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall&...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Callie

Language Arts HELP
For what purpose does the author of "Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall" by Diane Ackerman oganize the essay according to cause and effect? A. She wants to describe how cold wather affects nature. B. She wants to explain the process by which the color green disappears...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Callie

Language Arts Help!
Why might the author have chosen to organize "Forest Fire"by Anais Non in chronological order? A. She wanted to create the same suspense for readers as she felt at the time. B. She wanted readers to understand the causes of the fire. C. She was afraid that she would ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Callie

ENGLISH MS. SUE
The FALCON OF DEATH was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Priscilla Jonathan

English 10 help please
The falcon of death was a creature they knew, And the choirs kept singing of Freedom, Which type of figurative language does the bolded part of the stanza use? simile personification imagery metaphor
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Priscilla Jonathan

8TH GRADE LANGUAHE ARTS
It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived after the age of 20. The only things ...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Yvonne

Language Arts; Trouble with television
It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived after the age of 20. The only things ...
Monday, November 17, 2014 by Yvonne

English
Hello! Can you tell me if I corrected these sentences properly? My answers are below each sentence I'm supposed to punctuate. Instructions/Hint: Semi-colons 1. The baby smelled like lavender, and she just had a bath. The baby smelled like lavender; she just had a bath. 2. ...
Monday, November 17, 2014 by Sooyoung

language arts
Which of these best states Nonno Frankie’s main idea of how to win a fight?
Monday, November 17, 2014 by robert

English Language Arts
How can I make a perfect sentence without messing up?
Saturday, November 15, 2014 by Susie

US History
In regards to decisions affecting foreign policy, how did Jefferson’s actions as President validate or contradict his philosophical views as a Democratic-Republican?
Friday, November 14, 2014 by Julie

8th grade English; Trouble with Television
The Trouble with Television Robert MacNeil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Yvonne

language arts
Is this sentence written in the passive voice. A parade was held to honor the community's past, present, and future. I think it is, am I right?
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by linkey

language arts
Is this sentence is written in the passive voice? A parade was hels to honor the community's pas, preasent, and future.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by linkey

language arts
Which sentence is written in the active voice? A) My granmother grew flowers in her garden. B) My grandmother was interviewed on a gardening show.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by linkey

History PLEASE HELP
Which ones are true a. Some people in northern Chad are nomadic and raise camels and plant crops in oases due to lack of arable soil. b. In parts of West Africa they are careful not to cut down trees to make arable land. c. Tension exists in Egypt between secularism and ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Anonymous

Biochem
Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade High School 9th Grade 10th ...
Thursday, November 13, 2014 by Pop

English
Part (a) – What theme do you think the poet is exploring in this poem? Part (b) – How does the poet use language in this poem to present his ideas? The poem is = FARM CHILD Look at this village boy, his head is stuffed With all the nests he know, his pockets with ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by Daniel

8th grade language arts
4.)Which word or phrase is closest in meaning to the word unanimous? a.)justifies b.)in agreement <--- c.)divided d.)not accurate
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by somebody help i am new

Language Arts
To help establish coherence is a compare and contrast essay, which of the following transitions would best show a comparison between ideas? A. however B. likewise C. further D. for example Is the answer D?
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by Callie

Language Arts
Which of the following sentences contains parallelism? A. We sold two bikes at the garage sale, and we also sold four chairs, as well as receiving offers for three lamps. B. I perfer new things, but some people like to buy things that other people have owned. C. A garage sale ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by Callie

Language Arts 8
This is a Language Arts 8 A. I haven't ever done this but this is a big grade and Language Arts is my worst subject. I don't know if you've read the book The Trouble with Television there is a like below. Please Help!!! 1. What is the Main Point MacNeil is making ...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by Emily

History
Word box : Republicamism Federalism Limited gov Popular Sovereignty Checks and Balances Separaion of Powers Inalienable rights Citizens elect Senators to serve in Washington DC Republicanism The national gov conducts foreign policy Federalism The Constitution outlines our plan...
Monday, November 10, 2014 by M

PLEASE HELP ASAP Language Arts
1)In all together now, Barbara Jordan's main purpose is to a)persuade readers that a tolerant society is best created by working on a small scale. b)inform readers of the civil rights movement in the United States. c)praise the work of the leaders of the civil rights ...
Monday, November 10, 2014 by N/A

English
Sympathy by Paul Laurence Dunbar I KNOW what the caged bird feels, alas! When the sun is bright on the upland slopes; When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, And the river flows like a stream of glass; When the first bird sings and the first bud opes, And the ...
Friday, November 7, 2014 by Sarah(please check my answers)

language arts HELP
Which of the following uses the indicative mood? A. I will feel flush after I get my very first paycheck for this job. B. I am going to be very wealthy when I receive my inheritance. C. If I were rich, I would get convertibles for us both. D. If I win the lottery, I hope that ...
Friday, November 7, 2014 by Charm

Language arts Help
Which word is closest in meaning to pervading? A. Invading B. Spreading C. Looking D. Arguing Is the answer B? Thanks
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by Charm

Language arts Help
Something that is trival is A. Insightful B. Important C. Unusual D. Insignificant Is the the answer D?
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by Charm

Language arts Help
When MacNeil says that much of television news is "machine gunning with scraps," he means that A. Television news covers too much violent crime. B. Television news stories are too short and fast. C. Television news covers war too much. D. Television news lacks high-...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by Charm

Language arts Help
MacNeil asks, "When before in human history has so much humanity collectively surrendered so much of its leisure to one toy, one mass diversion?" What is this persuasive technique called? A. Repetition B. A generalization C. A rhetorical question D. A controversial ...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by Charm

language arts
according to harriet tubman, what was thomas garrett's role in the underground railroad
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by jack

english
Both texts deal with racial discrimination. How does the structure of poem help convey this meaning in a way that the prose passage does not? A)The poem conveys meaning through imagery; the prose passage does not. B)The poem uses first person point of view; the prose passage ...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 by student

Language arts Help
Which persuasive technique is used in the following senence? Four out of five people prefer cantaloupe to honeydew melon. A. Repetition B. Appeals to reason C. Appeals to emotion D. Appeals to authority Is the answer b?
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 by Anyone

english
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by Yvonne

I need help asap
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by Yvonne

Language Arts 8A
Please help me by checking these answers. It would really help me because I need to get my grade up. I star my answers. 1. When MacNeil asks, "When before human history has so much humanity collectivity surrendered so much of its leisure to one toy, one mass diversion?&...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by Emmy

english help repost
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by Maria

Language Arts
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by Yvonne

English
Read the following passage and identify at least 3 elements of figurative language; explain how each element brings out the theme of the passage. "The Wrong Place" by Susan Michalski Lana woke up, curled in a corner of the seat at the back of the train. She lifted ...
Sunday, November 2, 2014 by Megan

8th grade language arts
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...
Sunday, November 2, 2014 by Yvonne

Language Arts
In "The Finish of Patsy Barnes," how does Patsy react to his mother's treatment by the city doctor? a. with gratitude b. with anger c. with amazement d. with puzzlement
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by yaya

math
Katrina is studying the effect of foreign substances on bacteria populations. If she introduces a beneficial substance, such as food, the bacteria population grows. If she introduces a harmful substance, such as a poison, the bacteria population decreases. The function f(x) = ...
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by Eric

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. Why were there rebellions in China after General Yuan Shigai become president? A: There were rebellions in China after General Yuan Shigai became president because Yuan's dictorial ways and efforts led to conflict with Su Yat-sen's Nationalist Party. 2. What effects...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Victoria

8th grade English/Language Arts
1.)Why does the author of “Always to Remember” discuss Maya Ying Lin’s background? a.)to show that she experienced hardships b.)to appeal to Chinese-American readers c.)to show its influence on her design d.)to show her disinterest in architecture 2.) Which of ...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by Veronica

language arts
What does the phrase as friendly as a nest of yellow jackets mean in paragraph 2?
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by brenda

language / reading
I'm doing a précis and I want to get a good grade could someone check this. C.s. Lewis's The Last Battle takes place in a forest it is a children's fantasy novel. The conflict is that a false ask an roams Narnia. The main characters at e Jill and Eustace the...
Monday, October 27, 2014 by emma

language / reading
I can't figure out what the climax of The Last Battle is? Is it this,the climax of The Last Battle is when Jill and Eustace go to the real Narnia.
Monday, October 27, 2014 by emma

can someone please help me with sign language
can someone please help me with sign language
Monday, October 27, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
What is the theme of the book catching jordan?
Monday, October 27, 2014 by Catherine

spelling
Information found in a typical word entry are a language of origin, correct pronunciation, a job, job description, list of relatives, synonyms, and (A) signs. (B) obituary. (C) proofreading marks. (D) capitalization.
Sunday, October 26, 2014 by tiko

Language
Write each group of sentences as one sentence. Use (and) or (or) to join the predicates in each compound predicate. Add commas where needed. 1/ Architects discuss ideas. Architects draw plans. They work with owners. Answer: Architects discuss ideas,draw plans and work with ...
Sunday, October 26, 2014 by Nnh

8th grade language arts
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? a. Informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happened. b.Informative provides a reason to support an author&#...
Saturday, October 25, 2014 by a girl from connexus

Language arts
How should the United States government have behaved in dealing with the disputes between the Cherokees and the white settlers?
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Nancy

Language Arts HELP!
Which of the following sentences contains a verb in the future perfect tense? A. Andy is going to walk home with Beth every afternoon. B. Andy has been walking home with Beth every afternoon. C. Andy will walk home with Beth everyday next week. D. By tomorrow, Andy will have ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts HELP!
How fo you form the perfect tense of a verb? A. Use the helping verb (will) and the base form od a verb. B. Use a form of the verb (be) and the past participle of the verb. C. Use a form of the verb (have) and the present participle of the verb. D. Use a form of the verb (have...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts HELP!
Which of the following sentences contains a verb that is correctly formed in the perfect tense? A. Susan is spoken at our club before B. Beverly has wanted to be a singer for years C. Desmond has love swimming in the ocean D. Jake have painted in his room three times Is the ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts HEL;P!
Which of the following best describes the effect of beginning "Always to Remember" with a description of the memorial competition? A. This technique keeps the essay from being autobiography or fiction. B. This tatic gives background for the importance of Lin's ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
Why does the author of "Always to Remember" discuss Maya Ying Lin's background? A. To show that she experienced hardships B. To appeal to Chinese-American readers C. To show its influence on her design D. To show her disintrest in architecture Is the answer C? ...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

celebrating Diversity
Which one of the following is not a game designed for helping children with language learning? A. Jumping Fun B. Crack the Whip C. Shopping Game D. Follow the Leader B is the answer.
Thursday, October 23, 2014 by Amanda

celebrating Diversity
Which of the following is the language? A. best way to help children in your care who are learning English as a second A. Vary greetings to introduce more vocabulary. B.Speak very loudly, but stop talking if there's no response. C. Don't call attention to the child'...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by Amanda

Language Arts
Okay so in English I'm doing "Appositives" I understand the question and I'm just confused a little. Circle the appositives. Then, underline the noun each appositive explains. 1. Sheila, my cousin works in that department store. I circled "Sheila" I...
Monday, October 20, 2014 by K

Language
Combine ,,Use (and) or (or) to join the subjects. 1/ The raffle will raise money. The auction will raise money. The raffle and the auction will raise money. 2/ Food and drinks will make the party fun.Games and prizes will make the party fun. Food and drinks or games and prizes...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 by Nin

Language arts
Which of the following exoresses a main idea from "Always to Remember"? A. Maya Ying Lin was a talented and smart college student who became a designer. B. Maya Ying Lin's family life, travel ecperiences, and education provided er a background necessary for a ...
Friday, October 17, 2014 by anonymous

Language arts
Which best describes Maya Ying Lin's design in "Always to remember" A. Place of healing, vertical like other monuments, durably made of stone. B. Harmonious with surrondings, place of healing, quiet memorial. C. Place of healing, political statement, quiet ...
Friday, October 17, 2014 by anonymous

Language arts
How do you form the perfect tense of a verb? A.Use the Helping verb will and the base form of the verb. B.Use a form of the verb be and the last particle of the verb C.Use a form of the verb have and the present participle of the verb. D.Use a form of the verb have and the ...
Friday, October 17, 2014 by Misty

Language Arts
Why does the author of"Making Tracks on Matt's"sometimes use the pronouns we and us when he is writing about the rovers? A. He and the rovers are on the same spacecraft. B. There are hundreds of people involved in the mission. C. He and his team identify strongly...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by blue

Language Arts
While"We the people"and"Making Tracks on Mars are both nonfictional literature about specific topics, the author of"We the People"uses explanatory style, not informative. This sentence is an example of what kind of organizational pattern? A. ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by blue

Language Arts
Which of the following best explains the difference between informative and explanatory text? A. informative provides readers a sense of why something happens, while explanatory tells the order in which something happens. B. informative provides a reason to support an authors ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by blue

Language Arts
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author'...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
Based in the passage, why did the author write " The perfect house?" A. To show that women should be housewives and that Gabe was foolish. B. To show that Gabe was a strong woman and men were not equal to her. C. To show that women are more than house workers and ...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
Why does the author include the quote from Frances Gabe in paragraph 4? A. To avoid plagiarism B. To make Gabe seem unusual C. To emphasize a point previously made D. To share how much Gabe liked housework Is the answer C?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by happy

Language Arts
Paragraph 4: Into this environment stepped a very determined woman. Frances Gabe hated housework. She said, "Housework is a thankless, unending job, a nerve-tangling bore. Who wants it? Nobody! With my jaw set hard, I was determined there had to be a better way!" ...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? A. Identify the authors tone and viewpoint. B. Evaluate how the selection compares to another. C. Examine the type of organization used in the selection. D. Determine the author'...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by happy

Language Arts
Which line from the passage is an opinion? A. O'Keeffe was born in Sun Prarie, Wisconsin, in 1887 B. She had declared to one of her classmates, "I am going to be an artist" C. "When the spirit moves Georgia, she can do more than you can do in a week" D...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
In which sentences does the boldfaced word contain the Latin root -lum-? A. The bear tucked into his cave for a long winter's (slumber). B. Hannah's face was (luminous) with the soft morning light. C. The (plumber) peered into the dark drainpipe. D. Harry felt (clumsy...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language Arts
Arthur ruled Britain for many years from his castle at Camelot. His Knights of the Round Table helped to keep peace throughout the land. Then, Arthur was betrayed by his closest friend, Lancelot. While Arthur was away fighting against Lancelot, Arthur's nephew, Mordred, ...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by happy

Language Arts
Which principal part of the verb (to teach) appears in sentence 7? Senence: Then she taught me how to cultivate rich and healthy soul and helped me identify which types of plants are best for the environment in my yard. A. Past B. Past participle C. present D. Present partiple...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by happy

Language arts
Write an essay explaining the importance of appreciating what you have.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Briana

language art
Is digging a present participle? My answer yes . Am I correct?
Thursday, October 9, 2014 by anonymous

Algebra
Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade High School 9th Grade ...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Why is diplomacy a key part of U.S. foreign policy? Because it helps prevent wars and helps countries settle issues and work together I really don't know
Thursday, October 9, 2014 by sydney

human relations part
a strong language often means?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by jame abram

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 ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by Asther

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 ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 by Beta

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 ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 by Joe :)

AP English Language and Comp
Whose sin is blacker- Chillingworth's or Dimmesdale's? Why? (The Scarlet Letter)
Monday, October 6, 2014 by Ashley

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 ~ ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 by qwerty

english
What does the term RACE mean in trying to do language homework?
Friday, October 3, 2014 by Lisa

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 ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 by Anonymous

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- ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 by Skye

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 ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 by shamn

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