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grammar English
I am writing about interviewing Deaf Persons for my ASL research paper. The first person is Christian DeGuzman. He is profoundly deaf since birth, and about 2 or 3 years old later they found out that he was deaf that’s why. Christian grew up in Bay Area, went to ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 10:21pm

cultural diversity
a speaker you over heard saying____was employing litrate style oral language.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 11:57pm

7th Grade Language Arts
2. The word antagonize, often used in sports, means "to provoke hostility." The word contains the root anti-, meaning "against." Which of the following words contains the same root? (1 point) antique anticipation antidepressant 3. Reading your poem aloud is...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 9:56pm

7th Grade Language Arts
The word simulation originally refers to the act of imitating. What meaning of the word is used in this excerpt from "What Makes Teens Tick?" "In an experiment using a driving-simulation game, he studied teens and adults as they decided whether to run a yellow ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 9:01pm

7th Grade Language Arts
2. What type of figurative language is used in this line of "Growing Pains"? She said my room was a pigsty. (1 point) personification metaphor simile 4. Which of the following sentences is correct? (1 point) When the lions approach, the herd of buffalo run toward the...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 8:22pm

early childhood
By six to twelve months of age an infant is a specialist in his own native language. Explain.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 8:00pm

early chilhood
If an early childhood teacher were to learn a second language along with learning Standard English, what language should it be?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:55pm

early childhood
Name four elements of successful English-language leaner programs for preschoolers.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:51pm

English
Which of the following is NOT true about persuasive speaking compared to informative speaking? A. Involves more emotional appeal. B. Asks for commitment from the audience. C. Impartial point of view. D. Emotion-evoking language. is it C
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 4:27pm

English
1. When Elizabeth made a speech presentation demonstrating how to create an effective PowerPoint Presentation, her speech is about: A. events. B. processes. C. concepts. D. objects. is it B 2. When speaking about abstract concepts, make them concrete to the audience by: A. ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 2:34pm

7th Grade Language Arts
4. The Latin word alius means "other." Which of the following words contains this root? (1 point) alien alight alike alignment 5. The Anglo-Saxon root sla- means "to strike." Which of the following words does not share this root? (1 point) slap slaughter ...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1:14pm

7th Grade Language Arts!
1. What type of figurative language is exemplified in the following sentence? The soup was mumbling and grumbling on the old stove. (1 point) personification metaphor simile 2. In writing a poem, sensory details are used to (1 point) compare two unlike things or concepts. give...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 11:18pm

7th Grade Language Arts
3. In the sentence "How could anyone get Elbures out of that orchestra of sound?" what does the orchestra refer to? (1 point) a musical group played at Immigration the Spanish pronunciation of Alvarez the name Elbures the American pronunciation of Alvarez 4. The word...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:28pm

7th Grade Language Arts
While reading Rudyard Kipling's poem "If," Fred imagined that the speaker was talking directly to him. This reading strategy is called (1 point) connecting. evaluating. interpreting. summarizing. My Answer: 1) A
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 5:35pm

Public speaking
Attitudes, beliefs, values, and motivation are characteristics of: A. psychographics. B. demographics. C. the speaker’s profile. D. the audience’s response to the speech. is it B 2. Nicole was asked to speak to the French Club about her trip to Northern France. She ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:39pm

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:16pm

7th Grade Language Arts~!!!
What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point) Chile Argentina Paraguay Brazil My Answer: 1) Argentina Is this correct?
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 12:28pm

7th Grade Language Arts URRGEENT!!!!
What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point) Chile Argentina Paraguay Brazil ok this question IDK... however I think it's Chile OR Argentina though to be honest idk I've read the book 17 times (i counted) I looked it up in google (it didn...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 2:08am

7th Grade Language Arts ~!!!!
1. Sentence fluency can be achieved by _______________. (1 point) adding appropriate transitions using technical terms avoiding long quotations 2. In order to establish the most appropriate voice in a research report, you should consider _______________. (1 point) who the ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 9:23pm

7th Grade Language Arts
Cultural context involves all of the following except the group's __________. (1 point) values wealth customs I think its wealth.. but not sure, am i correct?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 8:59pm

English
Word box adhere affirm atrocity audition cope deter disquieting empower fluent lag mangle misapprehension optimist prowl stupefy sulky supplement surge trait unscrupulous 1.He is so careless in handling his textbooks that by the end of the term he has practically ____ all of ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:08pm

7th Grade Language Arts
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: ____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 8:54pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
5. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? (1 point) I'd like to go outside but I need to finish my homework first. Since Bobby's birthday is in July he isn't able to celebrate with his classmates. Even if I have to do it myself I will fix the gym...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 7:06pm

language arts
true or false. 1. it is easy to walk across something impassable. 2. ice sheets floating on water are called floes. 3. land that is barren has many plants and animals. 4. a crevasse is a deep crack.
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 5:59pm

Social Studies Ms. Sue please
Sorry there are so many questions!!!! 1. The economic centers of the Northeast are the region's __________. (1 point) farms fisheries forests cities 2. Two major ports in the South are ______________________. (1 point) Atlanta and Dalton Raleigh and Austin Miami and New ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:35pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Which statement best describes the government of Canada? (1 point) The monarch of Britain has total control over Canada. The Canadian parliament is ruled by the United States. Canada has complete power over its own government. The prime minister is the monarch of Canada. 2...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:24pm

Language Arts (unfortunately, once again)
I hate to ask a similar question twice, but I am unable to describe the relationship between slain : snail :: flair : frail. I know the first three of five letters are switched, so would my relationship phrase be "switched" or "is switched to?"
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:06pm

Language Arts
pixie : giant :: kitten : lion Write the relationship phrase you used to complete this analogy.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 6:37pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Read these two short sentences: There was a blizzard. Nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. Choose the correct subordinating conjunction to combine them into this sentence: _____ the blizzard, nearly 20,000 homes in the metro area lost power. (1 point) Although ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:14pm

English 12
Read the poem “the kiss” below and write a detailed analysis of the poem’s meaning and language. Questions: 1.) What is the poem about? 2.) who is speaking in the poem? to whom? 3.) how does the poem convey its message? a. How does the poem look on the page? -...
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 10:56pm

language arts
what is the past tense of go
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 8:31pm

language arts
what is the exact verb of swam
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 3:50pm

language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 6:26pm

ela
"That suddenly above the bee is heard," Is this an example of sensory language? It pertains one of the 5 senses(hearing)so I'm assuming.
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 4:20pm

Language Arts
Help Ms. Sue! Please check if I'm correct on this question. * Which of the sentences below is the best option for a thesis statement? A.) An after-school program at the community center might involve classes, sports, and other activities in which children can take part. B...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 8:17pm

Language Arts
Need help figuring out which is the correct way to write the sentence. 1. In the summer we were going to the beach, and had a flat tire. 2. In the summer, when we were going to the beach, we had a flat tire. Thanks....
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:49pm

Art
These two technological advancements of the Industrial Revolution helped lead to the development of Impressionism. (1 point) the railroads and the printing press the railroads and photography photography and electric lighting the automobile and electric lighting 2. According ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:09am

language arts Ms. Sue please
4. "Brer" is dialect for briar. brother. Mister. brawny. 5. What is the main reason to ask questions as you read a story? to describe the characters to summarize the plot to identify the author’s purpose to aid in your comprehension My answers: 4. Mister. 5. to ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:23pm

Language Arts
what kind of behavior were greek myths meant to encourage? i think it is mainly to discourage selfishness and greed.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:37pm

English
Hello. Please help me with the language problem. Do you think it's possible to use "before" in the following context: "The kids will not calm down before I buy this toy"? Thank you very much for help.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:24pm

SOC 313
1. Motor and perceptual consequences of brain damage affect: (Points : 1) visual-spatial relations; vision and hearing; and bowel and bladder function memory; attention and concentration; and judgment speech and language personality change and affective response 2. Stephanie ...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:01pm

Language arts
Einstein was however also publishing papers in physics. How To create this sentence? a.was, however, also b.was however, also c. was, however also d.no error I chose b
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:21pm

Language Arts
Identify the sentence with the independent clause underlined. A. Because she wanted to win, Lanie practiced hard every day. B. Although Cale is fairly sure about the next move, the team decides to follow Manny’s suggestion and go for the touchdown. C. Although he was ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:39pm

Language Arts
4. Identify the subordinate clause in the following sentence. While I am not entirely sure, Bryant was a gold medalist in the shot put last year. A. While I am not entirely sure B. not entirely sure C. Bryant was a gold medalist D. Bryant was a gold medalist in the shot put ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 12:34pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:55am

Language Arts
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

language arts
What adjective could i use for the following sentence? What a_______ maps this atlas has!
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 2:31pm

Language Arts
I have the sentence...When I get home from school,I'm going to take a nap. I am supposed to underline the subjects and verbs. I know in the first part the subject is I and the verb is get. On the second part the subject is I. I'm not sure on the verb though. Is it am ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 6:06pm

English II
Revise the following paragraph until you can answer yes to each of the questions listed below. After you are finished, copy the revised paragraph in the space provided. 1. Does the paragraph have a clear purpose, and does each sentence contribute to that purpose? 2. Is every ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 1:06pm

Reading
The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? (1 point) a. symbol b. metaphor c. simile d. personification I choose d because give human quality to animal, object, or idea right?
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 9:49am

Language Arts
Not sure between 2 answers on the question below. What is the BEST way to write this sentence correctly? "David went to the store and bought some bread then he took the long way home." a. David went to the store and bought some bread. Then he took the long way home. ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:13pm

language arts
I need help writing a review for the book Helmet for My Pillow by Robert Leckie If anyone could give me an example that I could follow that would be well appreciated!
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:05pm

Language Arts
Directions: Read the poem and answer the questions that follow. 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 ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:51pm

Grammer
“Her coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? personification symbol simile metaphor
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:07pm

Math - Probabilities
There are a total of 116 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 22 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 47 Spanish students, 45 French students, and 49 German students, how many students take ...
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:37pm

language
preschoolers usually begin to add endings such as huh and okay to their questions around age. "
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 10:16pm

language arts
In the following questions would you use who or whom. Our grandfather,( )is now 65, competed on thh gymnastics team. No one ( )hss studied gymnastics would say that.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:15am

Math
There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 19 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 38 Spanish students, 38 French students, and 46 German students, how many students take ...
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 5:18pm

writing essay language art
many people feel that a movie isn't a success if it doesn't force viewers to think about an important issue or idea. Others argue that movies are successful as long as they entertain us; they don't have any ideological, political, or social agenda. What do you ...
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 4:00pm

edu
A 1992 finding by researchers Dickinson et al. about the language prompts used by low-income caregivers revealed a need for training in: A. approaches for eliciting more referential language and labels. B. expanding question formats to obtain a child's elaborations and ...
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 3:52pm

Math
There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 19 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 38 Spanish students, 38 French students, and 46 German students, how many students take ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11:29pm

language
How do you diagram this sentence. A picture of you and me was taken.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:53pm

language
How do you diagram this sentence. Don't fall off the bench.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:39pm

edu
7.Which one of the following conditions Fails to foster good communicative interaction in an early learning setting? a. The teacher repeats every thing a child says, but in the proper English form. b. At least during the time the child is in the early care environment, the ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 5:55pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
I need an example of IDIOM with the word EXECUTIONER. plzz !
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:52pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
I need an example of IDIOM with the word EXECUTIONER. plzz !
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:33pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
I need an example of HYPERBOLE with the word CLOMPED. plzz !
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:19pm

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
I need an example of personification with the word MOURNING. plzz !
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:08pm

language arts
Which of the following sentences uses commas with appositives correctly? 1)Mr. Van Daan’s son, Peter, spent a lot of time with Anne. 2)Margot, Anne’s sister is the oldest. 3)Miep the one who helped them, stopped coming. 4)Mrs. Van Daan the selfish woman, always ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:24am

Spanish
Hi! I did the work but I'd like to know if my answers are right; we were supposed to answer these questions with complete sentences: 1. ¿Alguna vez has comido insectos? Answer: Afortunadamente, no he comido insectos. 2.¿Cuánto tiempo has estudiado espa...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 6:22pm

language
Those trees have (fewer, less) fruit on them.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 5:37pm

language
Of the 2 swimmers, Dana is the (more better, best, better)
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 5:35pm

cultural diversity
Linda Arriaga teaches at The Young Wonders Preschool. Which one of the following elements is likely to play the most prominent role in the school's child-centered philosophy and mission statement? A. Collaboration between teachers/staff and families B. Family participation...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 3:08pm

Spanish
Hi! I did the work but I'd like to know if my answers are right; we were supposed to answer these questions with complete sentences: 1. ¿Alguna vez has comido insectos? Answer: Afortunadamente, no he comido insectos. 2.¿Cuánto tiempo has estudiado espa...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 4:13am

language arts (adverbs)
Modifying 1)what does the word (originally) modify in the sentence Native American originally developed lacrosse? 2) what does the word (first)modify in this sentence it was first played by the iriquois 3) what does the word (differently) modify in this sentence It was play ...
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 6:55pm

language
how does punctuations work
Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 11:24pm

language
what parts of speech is drive and to in the sentence We took a long drive to the ocean.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10:57pm

english
are there any figurative language in the book Witch hunt the mysteries of salem?
Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 4:34pm

Language Proof and Logic(Philosophy)
exercise 5.8 write an informal proof of Premises: LeftOf(a,b) | RightOf(a,b) BackOf(a,b) | ~Leftof(a,b) FrontOf(b,a) | ~RightOf(a,b) SameCol(c,a) & SameRow(c,b) conclusion BackOf(a,b) State if you use proof by cases.
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 4:32pm

Language Arts
Which of the sentences below using direct address is punctuated correctly? (1 point) Please come with me, Sarah, and Tom, to pick Mom’s birthday present. Please come with me, Sarah and Tom to pick Mom’s birthday present. Please come with me, Sarah, and Tom to pick ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 5:18pm

Language Arts
When the speaker refers to pausing to “enjoy the view / of the trees and the flowers below,” he really is talking about (1 point) looking down at the view from the mountain. giving up the struggle to just focus on his past successes. being inspired by the beauty of ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 5:08pm

Language Arts
Read the following excerpt from "Saving Water." “Abandon the bathtub, and hit the showers. Sometimes it just feels great to soak in the tub, but the tub holds between nine and 33 gallons (40 to 50 liters) of water, depending on how full we fill it.” What ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:14pm

Language Arts
What fact does the author use to support her opinion about bleach? (1 point) 1. Bleach is a poison. 2. Bleach is an expensive part of processing water. 3. Bleach isn’t terrific to have around. ________________________________________​__ Note: This is not a question ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:10pm

Language Arts
(This homework question has been removed due to a copyright claim submitted by Connections Education.) Anybody got some good examples? @.@ All I can think of is TV shows or things I heard on the internet.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 1:59pm

language arts
I want a compostion on the moon
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 6:11pm

Lang. Arts
Read the following stanza from “Alone”: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:59am

Lang. Arts
The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? A.symbol B.metaphor C.simile D.personification I think it is D...?
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:57am

language arts
The narrator plays in dark and shadowy streets; his light is Mangan's sister. Examine the way he describes her, the feelings he has for her, and the language he uses to narrate his account of his devotion to her. What is the meaning of the inclusion of the language of ...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:25pm

Lang. Arts
“[H]er coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? A. personification B. symbol C. simile D.metaphor I think it is D...?
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:55pm

please help edu
Mrs. Reese set up language centers in her room. Which one of the following should she not do in these centers a. Engage a large group of children in the flannel board story "The Lion and the Mouse" b. Write down Jimmy's story about his birthday c.Read the class ...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 3:17pm

English
1. Dialectical poetry is poetry that a uses a unique rhyme scheme and meter. b has fourteen lines and uses iambic pentameter. c uses language that is specific to a geographic location. d is based on symbols that represent opposite extremes. 2. Which of these is NOT a main ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 12:57pm

language arts
what similar character traits do the three samurai share? on the story the oxcart
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 10:34pm

English
Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from the plot if this poem. 4. What message was Hate ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 3:34pm

edu
Ms. Rook chose to develop her theme of life cycles around The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. She is using a.a thematic inquiry approach b.webbing c.a thematic/literature based approach d.a whole language learning Not sure between b and c i think c
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 1:08pm

English
Can someone help me with these questions please. Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:55am

English Language Arts
Julius Ceasar: Why does Marullus believe that the citizens should not rejoice in Cesar's conquest?
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:24pm

edu
Which of the following statements is true? a.Language is learned only when it is taught b.Language cannot be taught c.Maturation alone accounts for the development of language d.Most children are born with a potential for language I think a. not sure though am i correct
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 5:24pm

Language Arts Help!!!!!
Identify two regular and two irregular polygons in your home or community. How do you know they are regular or irregular? Do you think regular or irregular polygons are used more frequently in the design of objects and buildings in the world? Explain.
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:54pm

language arts
what are some positive and negative impacts humans have on the environment? please write down the what humans do and how it impacts the environment! thank u
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:08pm

Language Arts Help!!!!!
When you read a folktale, fantasy, or myth, you most likely will learn something about?
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:16pm

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