February 23, 2017

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4th grade English
Can someone help me correct these sentences with the correct punctuation and possessive nouns? Your brothers argument is the correct one. A tick is not an insect. A ticks eight legs is a big clue. Ticks bodies are short and round without any segments.
November 19, 2008 by Hayley Mallard

can someone read my english essay and correct it for me?
August 28, 2014 by Neha

1. This is a piece of cloth or other material, which you wear over your face. (Is this one correct? Is 'other material' correct?) 2. If I catch some fish, I won't be hungry. 2-2. If I catch any fish, I won't be hungry. (Which one is correct, some or any? Are there any ...
September 3, 2009 by John

This was a question asked in our last test Either of her eyes --------- not work well. (Do, does, is) I answered 'do' but some of my friends say 'does' is the correct answer. Now I am really confused. Please someone help. What's the correct answer???
September 10, 2016 by A GOODSTUDENT

can someone help me correct it Is consumerism taking over mens lives?
April 17, 2007 by tammy

what is the correct way to write, (A characteristic I dislike is someone who is weak).
December 6, 2011 by christina

Which form is correct? That would be a perfect response if someone was/were to ask the question.
December 16, 2015 by Anonymous

I'm writing a review and want to say that "xxx is what pushes the story forward" but with a more elegant and correct formulation. English is not my first language so I don't know all the expressions and such but I think that there is a proper expression for that. Would be kind...
September 18, 2008 by Hanna

Can someone just look and see if I got these sentences correct? Thank you! Dangling Modifiers
December 13, 2006 by Russell

Can someone explain the correct way to use quotes in an essay? I wat to specifically use a quote as my first line in my intro (I have never done that before but my teacher wants an interesting beginning) but how would I do that correctly? Could someone write an example? It ...
September 10, 2007 by Samantha

Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expressions
Can someone solve these for me?Can someone correct meif I didn't type these right (m-2)/(m-5)*(m+5)/(m-2) 4(x+2)/5x*(6x^2)/2x (5x-5)/(16)/(x-1)/6 (6-3x)/(5)/(4x-8)/25 (x^2-9)/(4X+12)/(x-3)/6 (x^2+13x+12)/(x+2)/(x+1) or can someone do a few for me
May 21, 2007 by mike

I really hope someone can correct some of the sentences I sent you. Thank you very much in advance!
February 18, 2010 by Franco

1)The ghost is sympathetic to Gertrude )is sympathise with a synonyn?) 2)In the morality play characters stood for human qualities, either good or bad (or good and bad??) 3)show sympathy for someone, to feel pity for (is "to pity someone also correct?) 4)When the "Vice" was ...
January 18, 2010 by Franco

Hello. I will be very grateful for your help. 1)Does the following sentence sound natural English: "someone fired a mortar at a building just 100 meters away from my house"? 2)Which preposition is correct in the phrase: "the bank account is opened at/ with OTP Bank"? Thank you...
September 16, 2015 by Nalmi

Using correct pronouns Each of the children willingly did (his or her, their) share of the camp duties. Would the correct pronoun be his or her? Someone has left (her or his, their) automobile across the highway. Would the correct pronoun be their? Each of children willingly ...
February 26, 2014 by Anonymous

Which of the following is the proper form to tell someone a writer's feeling a. diagram b. autobiographical essay c. poem is choice c correct? Thanks in advance.
June 26, 2010 by Mandy

1) Do we say "The information is correct as of 28 September 2010." or "The information is correct as at 28 September 2010."? 2) "I spoke with him yesterday." or "I spoke to him yesterday."? Someone mentioned to me that both sentences are acceptable but 1 of them is more formal...
October 9, 2010 by annie

Ms. Sue, thanks for your answer. Is there a rule in grammar that I can use to convince someone that #2 is correct? Which one is correct: 1. The box contains two slides labeled "A" or "B". 2. The box contains two slides labeled "A" and "B".
November 22, 2011 by Chris

This is the number of years that someone has lived , or that something has existed. (What is the part of speech of 'that'? Is 'that' a relative adverb or a relative pronoun? What is the antecedent of 'that'?) English - Writeacher, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 4:45pm In that ...
December 5, 2010 by rfvv

Education in financial planning teaches (simple present tense) me how to save money for my children’s college education. Could someone tell me if this is correct?
April 16, 2011 by Help

English grammar check
Can someone tell me if this is the correct use of the semi-colon: One more example of prejudice found in To Kill a Mockingbird, would be that of status; where you stood in society.
April 6, 2009 by Mike

Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. Someone left me a _____ message on my voicemail; I had no idea what it meant. cryptic*** boisterous petulant jovial
April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

In a poem called "Me", I saw the following expression. Are they correct? 1. I think that I will never see, .... Someone who has my color hair. (What about 'my hair color'?) 2. So many kinds of folks I see, but only I can be a ME. (Is "So many kinds of folks" the object of 'see...
October 27, 2011 by rfvv

English 1301
Can someone help me? I am try to make a correct sentence with this. With machetes, the explorers cut their way through the tall grasses to the edge of the canyon. Then they began to lay out the tapes for the survey.
June 9, 2010 by Roger

Yesterday I posted three analogies, two I needed to know of they were correct, the other I was lost on, can someone take a look I have to go soon. Is the first one a comparison of Sandra and her fear to that of the kitten?
September 18, 2012 by leah

In using comparisons, please correct this sentence. People who live in insulated homes pay less for their heating than homes that do not. Thanks. Let us know what YOU think, and someone will give you feedback. =)
September 5, 2006 by Margaret

08.02 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Expression
Can someone solve these for me?Can someone correct meif I didn't type these right 1.(m-2)/(m-5)*(m+5)/(m-2) 2.4(x+2)/5x*(6x^2)/2x 3.(25-x^2)/12*6/(5-x) 4.(a^2-9)/a^2*(a^2-3a)/(a^2+a-12) 5.(5x-5)/(16)/(x-1)/6 6.(6-3x)/(5)/(4x-8)/25 7.(x^2-9)/(4X+12)/(x-3)/6 8.(x^2+13x+12)/(x+2...
May 16, 2007 by mike

Can someone check my english essay. 700 words. I have English as 2nd language
September 20, 2013 by Jon

I am typing an essay for my English 101 class, and I have come across a sentence in which Microsoft Word detects a grammatical error. It suggests that I change the pronoun "I" to "me", although, I remember I was taught in school to use "I" in occasions like this one. It would ...
January 29, 2016 by Ana

Choose the correct form for each phrase. 1. the budget for this month this months budget this month's budget this months' budget this months's budget 2. the schedule of the doctor the doctor's schedule the doctors schedule the doctors' schedule the doctors's schedule Select ...
May 16, 2013 by Kelly

Passive Voice Sentence: The priceless vase was smuggled ( by someone) out of the country. Is this correct using an Active voice: Someone smuggled the priceless vase out of the country.
November 14, 2015 by jennifer

did i do this correct and if not can someone help me to do it correct and show me the steps so i know what i did wrong. thanks. a^2+2a¡Ü15 (a+5)(a-3)¡Ü0 (a+5(a-3)¡Ü3 Solution is -5¡Üa¡Ü3
July 5, 2008 by jean

Can someone tell me if this is correct: Find the value of the polynomial -x^2-3x-1 when x=-4 -1(-4)^2+3(-4)-1 -1(8)+(12)-1 -8-12+1 -20+1 =19 Is this correct??
October 5, 2007 by jody

algebra, math
Can someone help me correct this. (2)Directions:express 0.047 as apercent My answer: 4.7% correct
December 14, 2006 by Jasmine20

math, algebra
can someone correct this forme Directions:Add 3 and 1/5 plus 2 and 1/4 My answer: 5 and 9/20 correct
December 16, 2006 by jasmine20

I am trying to find out who (or which companies) own Australian channels 7,9 and 10 and also SBS. I have looked on various websites all with different anwsers. Can someone please help me find the correct answer. Thanks.
January 30, 2009 by Nat

Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. 1. When someone hurts you, the desire for _____ is strong. a. immolation b. retribution*** c. gesticulation d. connotation Choose the correct vocabulary word for the blank in the following sentence. 5...
April 25, 2016 by Kaai97

in an interview, when someone's asking someone else what their title is, what does that mean?
March 3, 2009 by Angie

October 4, 2006 by jasmine

I still have a few doubts on yesterday's sentences, especially on those concerning the use of the past perfect. I really hope you can see them. 1)His friends expect him to be discharged from hospital today. He is expected (by his friends is correct?) to bee discharged today. 2...
April 17, 2011 by Mike1

which is not an example of an idiom found in "Miss Rosie"? a. "when I watch you" b. "[you] used to be called" c. "waiting for your mind" d. "I stand up" i remember asking this before a long time ago...i think someone siad both a and b are correct, but that can't be. there has ...
July 1, 2009 by y912f

1. I'm in the English drama club. 2. I'm on the English drama club. (Which one is correct? Are both OK? 3. I am in the quilt club. We make quilts with cloths and strings. 4. I am in the courses and careers club. We study jobs and learn what to do to get the job. 5. I am in the...
April 7, 2009 by John

kindly please correct my english grammar if it is correct or mistake. how to use the word all. 1.all girls are beautiful. 2.all of them is really has a kind heart. 3.all peaple is good.
December 20, 2011 by jessie

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...
September 7, 2011 by Sheila

Can someone check if this question is grammatically correct? Thank you very much in advance. What do you use the Internet for? What are the main advantages and disadvantages of using it? What are the most addictive things on the Internet? What are the positive and negative ...
March 21, 2013 by John

can someone correct this for me please. Directions: Solve the following system by substitution. 5x-2y=-5 y-5x-3 what i received as the solution are : x = - (1)/(5) and y = 2 which it would look like: (-(1)/(5) , 2) correct.
February 5, 2007 by jasmine20

Hey, can someone help me find 3 major quotes from Huckleberry Finn that shows lies that Huck said that were beneficial(to help someone).
December 13, 2006 by Ronald

To Wyatt re English 101
I don't like leaving that entire test available online, so I'll post my response to you here: 1 - 31 are correct. Incorrect = 32 33 and 34 are correct, but they sure are clumsy, aren't they? 35 is odd -- your second sentence implies that baseball (what? the ball? the game?) ...
September 4, 2013 by Writeacher

Types of Violence
Types of Violence For each of the following scenarios, write the correct number of the heading in the space beside it. Each heading may be used more than once. 1. Financial abuse 2. Physical abuse 3. Sexual abuse 4. Bullying 5. Psychological/Emotional abuse A. A grade eleven ...
September 14, 2009 by John

English Grammar
Correct the incorrect verb form. Write the correct verb form in the space provided. Identify any sentence as correct. Bob speeded up his car when he saw the light turn yellow. would this be correct or would it be sped?
January 28, 2011 by Sarah

I have a reaserch paper to do on someone famous from the 1920's, and I can't really find a good one. Can someone give me some suggesstions.
February 2, 2011 by Kala Hammer

English (ms.sue)
How would I describe a someone who is bullying someone getting caught by a teacher? I have to include metaphors and facial expressions. Thank you
November 19, 2014 by Heena

early childhood
Can someone please help me with this? I think I have the right answer--just need verification. Which statement most accurately describes "normal" growth and development of the pre-school child? 1.It occurs at a uniform rate for all chidren. 2.It is a simple process. 3.It has ...
April 11, 2007 by Bethany

This is a story about Turtle and Rabbit. Fill in the blanks with the correct words and write the numbers in the correct order. (Do we have to use 'write the correct words' or 'write correct words' without 'the'?)
July 17, 2013 by rfvv

could anyone proof read my essay? could i send it to someone? If i post it here people might steal it. please i really need someone to proofread it.
March 23, 2009 by daniel

In Old English, the pupil of the eye (the round, dark center) was called the 'apple'. It was thought that the pupil was a round object much like an apple. When you look at someone, 1)their reflection appears in your pupil. So if someone is the 'apple of your eye', he or she is...
April 13, 2016 by rfvv

can someone help me create one statement in english representing an algebraic representation. previously someone helped me out but that wasn't what they were looking for someone gave me: a squared plus b squared equals c squared. the instructor said that it needs a full ...
January 1, 2007 by jasmine20

Using evidence from Orwell’s essay, respond to current events, and draw from personal experience in order to write a well-organized paragraph in which you persuade your reader that the English language either is, or is not, improving over time? Can someone please help me ...
July 5, 2015 by bb97

Math check and question
x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Correct: Your answer is correct. . (0.85) (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0.15 P(x) = Incorrect...
June 6, 2013 by Nora 57

is " but I will not allow anyone to succeed hanging clouds over me" a metaphor or paradox or is it something else? is "there's a light in me, that shines brightly" a metaphor? " Iwill rise steadily sailing out of their reach" a paradox? if im not right can someone tell me the ...
October 28, 2011 by jane

could someone explain this quote please? I have the idea but my words fail to express it in a correct explanation. The words I use don't fit the explanation very well. (: "...he whose inward and outward senses are still truly adjusted to each other..."
September 13, 2012 by claire

on one of last week homeworks i got this one wrong can someone explain to me what is the correct format. The demand supply equations for a certain item are given by: D= -5p+40 S=-p^2+30p-8 The correct answer was: $1.43 how do you get to this answer because i've tried it and it...
April 19, 2007 by jasmine20

accounting, correction
can someone correct these for me thanks. If you have a spare minutes. I'll appreciate it.... Identify whether the normal balances (in parentheses) assigned to the following accounts are correct or incorrect. a. Office supplies (Debit) My answer: Correct b. Owner Withdrawals (...
November 1, 2007 by student acc

How many grams silver (Ag) is added to 13 grams gold to produce 85% gold (Au) alloy? Can someone please give me the derived formula to be used? I had managed to solve it though I'm not quite sure if it's correct. i got 73.67g Ag, can someone please correct me if i'm wrong. ...
October 7, 2016 by Epinephrine

4th grade english
The sharks (has, have) added to its popularity since I was there. Have Sharks (have, has) interested me for a long time. Has Could someone please tell me if I have the correct helping verb for the above sentences?
January 12, 2009 by Amy

Math Inequalities
-9/8x greater than or equal to -1/16 can someone please check my answer? my answer is x greather than or equal to 1/18 is this correct? if not what is the correct answer and what is the correct way to solve this problem..maybe I missed a step or did not do math correctly....
November 5, 2009 by Anna

Can someone let me know if I hve the correct answer? Divide and simplify (x^2-16)/(49x+196)÷(x-4)/28 I came up with the answer 28/49 is this correct or can it be simplified more?
July 1, 2008 by C

Can someone please explain how to do literary technique paragraph for the English regent?
May 23, 2011 by Naviva

Which of the following do Petrarchan and Shakespearean sonnets have in common? A. rhyme scheme B. length C. question and answer format D. Both are organized as an octet and a sestet I Chose Answer B. length. I wanted someone to check my answer to see if it was correct. Thank you.
February 15, 2016 by Justine

chem 130
To me they seem all 3 correct! Can someone explain this to me? Thanks. Which of the following is a correct IUPAC name? a. 1-methylhexane b. 2-ethylhexane c. 3-propylhexane d. none, they are all incorrect
September 15, 2015 by Azz

In the website I was able to learn about the English language very well, because in the website there are a lot of menus that english grammar, english vocabulary, english basics, english lesson, english pronunciation, english fun and games, english test, english quizzes, ...
March 29, 2016 by ina

Spanish Beg. 1 - HW Check/HELP!
4. Que tiempo hace? English - What's the weather 5. Cual es la estacion English - ?????? 6. Cual el la fecha English - ????? Please help and is the first one if correct????
September 27, 2012 by Laruen

can someone help me find a painting that represent chilvary..i m not sure exactly what chilvary is...can it be just doing a good deed for someone
November 9, 2007 by maggie r

math check again please
I have a slope of -3/4 and the y-intercept at 8 the equation looks like: y= -3/4x + 8 can someone tell me if i'm correct when i'm graphing it. the two points that cross in the x axis and y are (0,8) and (10.5,0) am i correct? correct on the formula. correct on the intercepts. ...
January 6, 2007 by jasmine20

can someone explain how to use the word serenity in a sentence? examples please? Would you say someone is filled with serenity?
December 11, 2007 by Anonymous

Which of these two sentences is correct? Is there a different correct format? This construction is different than in English. This construction is different from English.
June 15, 2014 by Anonymous

"This will not be endured!" he roared. a:correct b:incorrect ---- My answer is "a" Is this correct?
August 3, 2011 by Sarah

What can he do? or What he does? or what he can do? What can she do? or what she does? or what he can do Please tell me the most correct grammar option. correct options: what he does / what he can do?
July 21, 2014 by RIYA - ENGLISH

Is the sentence '0 is called as additive identity' correct? Is the usage of 'as' correct or should it not be used?
August 4, 2016 by Seema

english/ global
What's the word when someone believes in more than one religion? -Like someone who believes in Buddhism and Confucianism at the same time.
November 11, 2009 by Nikki

Why is she walking so slow toward the house? Is that correct or should it be (so slowly} They both sound correct
October 2, 2012 by Mark

Is it correct to write. 'Speeches by the guests'. Is the usage of two plurals correct. Please let me know at the earliest.
January 24, 2017 by Seema

whats a good word for a quality that someone has i cant think of the right word. like if someone was brave or courageous, the courage that that person ______ ??
November 7, 2007 by brooke

1. He is the oldest of the three. 2. he is the oldest of three. (Which one is right?) •English - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 5:15pm They are both correct. •English - kaitlin:), Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 6:26pm number 1 is correct because the H is capital...
November 27, 2012 by rfvv

1. He scored 98 % in/on the English test. 2. He scored 98 points in/on the English exam. (Which expression is correct? Do we have to use 'in' or 'on'?)
June 14, 2010 by rfvv

Thank you for your last suggestions Can you tell me if the following statements are all possible? 1) Antony stirs the crowd against Brutus 2) He turns the crowd against him 3) He urges/incites the crowd to mutiny against him 4) Is this sentence still wrong? If someone broke ...
January 24, 2010 by Franco

Nathan argues that each paragraph in a narrative should support the author's thesis. Nan says that paragraphs in a narrative should illuminate some part of the action. Which one is correct? A. Neither Nathan nor Nan is correct. B. Both Nathan and Nan are correct. C. Only Nan ...
April 9, 2015 by Diana

English Grammar
Can someone correct this for me? I have recently found a number of business materials, including but not limited to information pertinent to our group project. On Saturday, I will attempt to scan, attach, and send via email some information that can help us gain a better ...
February 1, 2008 by Manny to ANYONE

Posted by rfvv on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 3:37pm. In a poem called "Me", I saw the following expression. Are they correct? 1. I think that I will never see, .... Someone who has my color hair. (What about 'my hair color'?) 2. So many kinds of folks I see, but only I can ...
October 27, 2011 by rfvv

Pre-Calc-Please check my answer-I think I have it
Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...
September 7, 2011 by Sheila

Pre-Calc-Please check my answer-I think I have it
Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...
September 7, 2011 by Sheila

math, correction
can someone help me correct this Directions: Dtermine which two equations represent perpendicular lines. options are: A) y = 2x-4 b) y = (1)/(3) x + 4 c) y= - (1)/(2)x +4 d) y = (1)/(3)x - 4 wouldn't it be a and c . Because b and d have the dame slope which are parallel lines...
February 12, 2007 by jasmine20

Which is correct (* him or he)? -The old man is satisfied for has won the battle between*him and the marlin. (Is it correct to say "has won" for the sentence above?)
April 21, 2012 by Anonymous

Pablo insists that a conclusion should reinforce the thesis statement. Patrice says that the conclusion should follow logically from the introduction. Who is correct? A. Both Pablo and Patrice are correct. B. Neither Pablo nor Pam is correct. C. Only Pam is correct. D. Only ...
October 21, 2016 by brooke

Is this correct? I am really hurt when I saw her eat lunch with someon else, while I ate alone? Is the tense correct?
June 2, 2012 by Anonymous

What is the correct form of this sentence "The table of contents list ten different lessons on correct grammar usage"
August 28, 2013 by klive

Choose the correct pattern for the following sentence. Electric cars take several hours to recharge. S-V-0*** S-V-IO S-V-N S-V-A Is this correct?
September 22, 2016 by Marylyn

Can someone check of this email is grammatically correct? Thank you. How are things? 1) I’ve been on holiday in England and I’ve been attending an English summer course for two weeks. 2) I’ve met an interesting girl from London, Mary, at a party organized by the school. ...
March 18, 2013 by John

Pablo insists that a conclusion should reinforce the thesis statement. Patrice says that the conclusion should follow logically from the introduction. Who is correct? A. Both Pablo and Patrice are correct. B. Neither Pablo nor Pam is correct. C. Only Pam is correct. D. Only ...
October 21, 2016 by anonymous

Hello, I am from Norway, I am not good in english and I hope someone could help me with this text. I should write about if the wolves should live or not. A letter to the editor. Here is what i've writen so far. PS, it must be in formal english. I wonder if someone could just ...
October 19, 2009 by Sebastian

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