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literature
You have heard the expression - "the horns of a delimma"? This is a dramatic instance of that problem. No matter which way Odysseus jumped he was going to have a BIG problem. Read this site: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charybdis
February 24, 2010

psychology
http://kspope.com/consent/index.php
February 23, 2010

english
#1 is fine #3 Venus is a proper noun However, "they" is a pronoun. So, what would the common noun be?
February 23, 2010

english
In #2 the common noun is day.... tomorrow tells when and is an adverb.
February 23, 2010

Composition-7th Grade
Y...what do you get excited about when you hear it on the news, or read about it in the paper? What riles you? What do you think is really important to change, fix? What sets your teeth on edge to the point where you want to "give someone a piece of your mind"? This ...
February 22, 2010

English
Suggestion: The Green Team is like angels, dancing through the clear blue sky. Miracles are Marina, Stacey,Dearbhail,Amber and Sophie ,one and all. In Catherine we're a team, no unhappiness or fights. And green's my favorite color cause Catherine's my delight.
February 22, 2010

English
Is this your poem? I was delighted when I found out I was in Catherine Because Green was my favourite colour To answer your question, I need to know if you are writing "free verse". Does your poem need to have a specific meter? Does it need to rhyme?
February 22, 2010

english
"whoever is next" is a noun clause. "will wait on" is the verb... will wait on, think " will help"
February 22, 2010

3rd Grade
The planet Jupiter orbits the sun once each 4,332.7 days. A Jovian day is about 10 of our hours.
February 21, 2010

English
1 and 2 are fine. You can use "departure" in place of "parting" if you wish. 3. Put a semi-colon after "character" instead of a comma. These are two complete sentences. Period after "assume". The first sentence is better than the second...
February 21, 2010

english
Your introductory paragraph needs to contain more than two sentences. Check this site and if you still need help, please repost. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/five_par.htm
February 21, 2010

english
(Broken Link Removed) Examples of figurative language
February 21, 2010

world history
When?????
February 21, 2010

english
Here are good examples of figurative language. (Broken Link Removed)
February 21, 2010

Spanish
'My cousin Susan and her boyfriend have not until eight because she has to work. " It should be "su novio" You need to change "tienen hasta" ... this does not say what you want to say.
February 21, 2010

Project on Marian Anderson
This looks to me like you have done good research and excellent reasoning. I can remember how angry I was when a influential women's organization refused to let her sing. She was a fabulous artist. I hope you have had the opportunity to listen to some of her recordings.
February 20, 2010

English
I had lunch at my parent's house is more conversational. It is just one holiday. This one would be better. I spent the rest of my holiday doing my homowork I used all my pocket money on Christmas presents #4. both are fine. We went for a walk in the most famous streets of ...
February 20, 2010

high school
Semi-colon
February 18, 2010

English
First, YOU need to decide what YOUR opinion is on this topic. Then, write down why you have that opinion. Then repost and let us know what side of the question you are supporting, and we will be able to find you some material that will help you.
February 18, 2010

Thesis statement
First, your thesis statement is NOT the first thing you write. Check this site: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/545/01/
February 18, 2010

english language
Here are some sites with information on her. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Naomi+Shihab+Nye&btnG=Google+Search Since she is a writer, you might make a large illustrated poster of one of her poems. You might talk about why that poem is ...
February 18, 2010

English-Grammar
'I' is always used in the subject or predicate nominative position. I like ice cream. Jim and I like ice cream. 'Me' is always used in the object position, direct object, indirect object, object of a preposition. Mom called me. Mom called Jim and me. direct ...
February 17, 2010

spanish
llevar is a normal ar ending verb. Remember uds. is plural. Check this site: http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/Command-Forms-of-Verbs.topicArticleId-23932,articleId-23921.html
February 17, 2010

ETH/125
Look in Google.com Use "positive/negative argument, bilingual education" as the search topic.
February 16, 2010

Writing
Here are a number of good sites on writing comparison essays. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=writing+a+comparison+essay&btnG=Google+Search
February 16, 2010

Writing Sentences and paragraphs
I agree totally with Writeacher. This seems to me to be the major idea of your paragraph. "allow me to assist others in understanding the complex field of medicine. " Your support is focused on that primarily. Perhaps you could restructure your first sentence in this...
February 16, 2010

History
Here are a number of sites that will be helpful. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Theodore+Roosevelt+mediate+the+russo-japanese+war&btnG=Google+Search
February 15, 2010

English
Yes, the grammar is fine.
February 15, 2010

social studies
You can find the answer to that at these sites: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=percentage+of+Th+Colonial+population+were+patriots%2C+neutral%2C+loyalists&btnG=Google+Search
February 15, 2010

English
Franco... use this site for synomyms! Put in your favorites... it is invaluable! http://thesaurus.reference.com/
February 15, 2010

English
"tends to harm its victims and originates for a pact with the devil." Leave out everything from Prospero to "is used". The source of Prospero's magic is found in his books, the robe he wears when working, and his wands, the instruments of his power. Be ...
February 15, 2010

European History
Here are a number of excellent sources: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Catherine+the+Great&btnG=Google+Search
February 15, 2010

english-siddhartha
Check this site for help with those: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/siddhartha/
February 15, 2010

English
7:30....use a colon. For clarity, a.m. or p.m. 4 , 7 are fine. The house isn't having the party. She is driving me to a party at a friend's house. practice golf is fine.
February 14, 2010

geo
There are sites here that will be of help. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=china%27s+immigration+and+emigration+patterns&btnG=Google+Search
February 13, 2010

geo
The same as human characteristics everywhere else on earth.
February 13, 2010

English
I definitely would agree with you.
February 13, 2010

Definition
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=franchise+definition&btnG=Search
February 11, 2010

English
If you are writing in the present, then all verbs must be in the present; if writing in the past, then all must be in the past. You can not switch back and forth. You are saying, "he makes"- present he had - past. The other sentences are fine.
February 11, 2010

History
Sandy, I am sure that you can ask more specific questions, after you have read your text. We do not do your homework for you. If you put European/Japanese relations ( year) into Google, I am sure you would get some information that would be helpful.
February 11, 2010

English
1. by marrying - would be better. 3. Darcy ( confesses or declares) his love for Elizabeth. 4. Leave "to her" out 5. "has" not had 6. First sentence is better. 7. Put a comma after declaration... the rest is fine. 8. "In turn" 9. is ok.
February 11, 2010

Com150
This is a good site on active and passive voices. http://www.rhlschool.com/eng3n28.htm Writing in passive voice is much less effective. For active voice the action needs to move from the subject through the verb to an object. S -> O In a passive voice the action moves from ...
February 11, 2010

Thinking Critically
How did we become Americans? How did we stay one nation, undivided? Think along those lines when you are reading your text.
February 11, 2010

Thinking Critically
What holidays are inportant to you? What kinds of food do you like best? What is the relationship between men and women in your family? How are these practices different from those in your friends families? These are just some ideas to explore... when reading your text you ...
February 11, 2010

irish
The same way you do in English.
February 10, 2010

us history
Here are a number of interesting sites: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=political+and+economic+reforms+the+populists+proposed+&btnG=Google+Search
February 10, 2010

social studies
Everything. Here are some sites that will be of help. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=US+colonists+points+of+disagreement&btnG=Google+Search
February 10, 2010

History / English
After you have done your reading and answered these questions, please repost with YOUR answers and we will be happy to make suggestions/corrections if needed.
February 10, 2010

English
a restless, sweaty cab horse. The street lights have come on for the evening.
February 9, 2010

HIS
There are several helpful articles here: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=SIGNIFICANCE+OF+THE+WESTERN+EXPANSION&btnG=Google+Search
February 9, 2010

English
#1 We use "rented" not "let". I believe in England they use "let". #2. Both of those are used. #3. "to shore" would be better. #4. We use "windshield"... windscreen is British. #5. "from which" #6. is fine. #7. I ...
February 8, 2010

social studies
Here are several very good sites on that question. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=+human+resource+definition%2C+development&btnG=Google+Search
February 7, 2010

English
This site will help you with that. http://www.unscramble.net/modules.php?name=Unscramble
February 7, 2010

English
#5....form is a verb not a preposition. seven is an adjective not a preposition. #4 is correct #2 the soprano is NOT one of my favorite songs. The prep. ph. is correct, but what is it talkiing about?
February 7, 2010

sociology
Here are a number of sites that will give you information on that topic. However notice the YOU in that question. They want you to answer from your experience. Please repost with your answer and we will be happy to make further suggestions/corrections if needed. http://www....
February 6, 2010

Lanuguage Arts
Suppose you are curious, spontaneous, athletic, impetuous, tall and quick. Your basketball coach might say to you. "Dispite your being athletic, tall and quick, I would rather that you think before you behave in a spontaneous, impetuous manner,just because you curious ...
February 5, 2010

Lanuguage Arts
See the example above.
February 5, 2010

ENGLSIH
I would say C.
February 5, 2010

English
Both 1 and 2 are the same and correct. Put the modifiers of fought right after the verb. I fought badly - would mean that you were not a good fighter. Did you mean that you had a bad ( terrible) fight? Then you need to say I had a terrible fight with Don. Heavily would not be ...
February 5, 2010

English
Both.... I know men and women with that name, and spelled a number of different ways.
February 5, 2010

English 3
To what book are you referring ?
February 5, 2010

Social Civics
From your reading, what do You think the answer is? After you have answered this question, please repost and we will be happy to make further suggestions or corrections if needed.
February 4, 2010

English
#2...They were able #5...."hen house" not pen house #6. you don't need "out" at the end of the sentence. No, "refund him" is not specific enough. #7. We suddenly heard. Suddenly modifies the verb and needs to be near it for clarity. #8. No, ...
February 4, 2010

Slavery
I am sure that you will be able to find some ideas at these sites: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=How+has+the+American+history+of+African+slavery+influenced+our+contemporary+society%3F+&btnG=Google+Search
February 4, 2010

Social Studies
We will be happy to make suggestions after you have done some reading and writing. Here are some sites which may be of help. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=children%27s+literature+as+a+key+component+in+content+area+reading+instruction&btnG=Google+...
February 3, 2010

college english
Do not use a question mark after "first". Other than that, I find no other errors.
February 3, 2010

English/Ideas
Think of a word that can be used two or more ways..... for instance, "dove". Then suppose that someone stole it, but everyone is mistaken as to motive, possibility, because they are thinking about the wrong "dove". This could provide all sorts of ...
February 3, 2010

English
Yes, both one and two are the same. Yes, you can used reduced as the opposite of rose.
February 3, 2010

English
#2 is awkward.... Other than that, you may use all the other sentences. On 5 "as" is preferable to "so". No, you do not need "of all" on 7.
February 3, 2010

english
http://www2.ivcc.edu/rambo/eng1001/sentences.htm
February 3, 2010

english
Check this site for help. Then, after you have answered this, repost with your answers. We will be happy to give you corrections or further suggestions.
February 3, 2010

English
#1... no, gift from is best. Yes, 3 and 6 are correct. 7 and 8, yes, both are correct, and 9 and 10 can both be used.
February 3, 2010

English
1,2,3 are all grammatical. 4 & 5 are the same. 7. is not grammatical. Last month, Inho and I had a big ( fight, disagreement, dispute).
February 3, 2010

English I
I think you developed your thesis very well. You have very good support.
January 31, 2010

English I
Do these words fit? fantastic imagery and incongruous juxtapositions You might start your paragraph by asking if Plath's description of "daddy" uses those ideas. Does her image seem 'other worldly'? beyond reality? skewed? Why or why not.
January 31, 2010

english
Lisa, we are not going to do your homework for you. The assignment says to use pronouns - synonyms - and repetition..... Find nouns that are repeated, think of subsitutes for those that would make the paragraph more coherent. Then repost and we will be happy to make further ...
January 31, 2010

grammar
Put a period at the end of your sentence.
January 31, 2010

history
We would be part of the British Empire. So based on what you know of those countries, what do you think the US would be like?
January 30, 2010

english
binder, finder, minder, winder.... Those all would rhyme.
January 29, 2010

English
1 is good. 2.2) There was a police car waiting for him for a traffic offence. (OR: He was booked for speeding) The police booked him for speeding.... Start with the fact that eggs would never be on the top shelf of a cabinet!!! They are kept in the refrigerator. NOW, Start ...
January 29, 2010

English
First, there is no optimistic outlook on incest. It would be better to say that these transformations give the reader the belief that she will have a better future. Donkey Skin is capitalized.. Leave out "of herself" I would say, Donkey Skin goes through many ...
January 29, 2010

english
No comma between "hair" and "and" in the first sentence. Semi-colon after 2009 This is a run-on sentence and needs rephrasing. Use "a place for the...." " kids to lose some...." Our children always play together at either of our houses, ...
January 29, 2010

english
Yes, that is definitely descriptive.
January 29, 2010

english
What do YOU think was his best play? That is a personal preference...
January 28, 2010

English
You have a tendency to use too many words. After you have written something, read it outloud. If there is repetition, see if you can find a way to be more to the point. 1) Many years ago, when my uncle was only six years old, while he was playing on the balcony, which was on ...
January 28, 2010

literary
Here are a number of sites that might give you information for your essay. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&nfpr=1&ie=UTF-8&ei=rKNgS6z6OoS1tgeD0NnYDQ&sa=X&oi=spell_nofullpage&resnum=0&ct=result&cd=1&ved=0CAYQBSgA&q=McCarthy%27s+,+The+Road,+sparknotes&spell=1 We do not do ...
January 27, 2010

psychology
I would agree with you.
January 27, 2010

critical thinking
Here two good sites on fallacies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fallacies We do not do YOUR homework for you. After you have done the work, please repost and we will be happy to make suggestions/corrections if needed.
January 27, 2010

Religion
From what I read, the Jewish community itself is called the sacred potpourri. The reason would be that there is great diversity of peoples in that community.
January 27, 2010

college-public speaking
Start with an attention getting statement. Something like.... Mr. ......, my debate partner can juggle, whistle Dixie and read the Debate Quarterly all at the same time. Then, concentrate on the accomplishments of his school career and debate career...just hit the high points...
January 26, 2010

english
English has become a "universal" language in so far as business and diplomacy is concerned. Many students from all over the world, become involved in businesses that need English to compete in the world market. Because of early history, England colonized more ...
January 26, 2010

12th grade, history
Here are a number of sites that will give you the information you need. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=three+fifths+compromise&btnG=Google+Search http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=commerce+and+slave+trade+compromise&btnG=Search
January 25, 2010

english
The top several sites have good ideas about how students can help stop global warming.... After you have done some reading, then you will be able to decide what you specifically want to write about. That will be your thesis statement.
January 25, 2010

Philosophy
That statement is valid. Look at the use of the word "some".
January 25, 2010

Communication Studies
What is YOUR answer to this? After you do your reading and writing, please repost and we will be happy to make further suggestions if needed.
January 25, 2010

English 1
The key to that is "infinite flux". That means always changing. Life never stays the same; so deal realistically with the changes as they come. Some are going to be good, some bad.... don't make a big to-do about either because it is going to change again.
January 24, 2010

5th grade
This site is a really good explanation of the three branches. Read it carefully. http://www.voteutah.org/learning/government/three_branches.html
January 24, 2010

English
This poem is not talking about the dreams you have while you sleep. It is talking about the "dreams" you have for your future, what you would like to achieve, where you would like to go, who you would like to become. It is asking when these dreams don't come true...
January 24, 2010

English I
I think I would rescue the painting. It will last for centuries, an infinite gift and learning for generations. The old lady is finite and although human and may still be able to be a gift, will not last.
January 24, 2010

English!
True
January 23, 2010

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