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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

English
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

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

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

English
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

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

English
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

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

English
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

English
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

English
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

English
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

English
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

english
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
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

English
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 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

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

English/help
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

English
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

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

English
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

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

algebra
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

algebra
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

English
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

English
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

english
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

English
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

RACE AND ETHNICITY
ALL I NEED IS FOR SOMEONE TO LET ME KNOW IF MY ANSWERS ARE CORRECT FOR THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENT MATCHING THE DESCRIPTION WITH CORRECT KEY TERMS.
October 4, 2006 by jasmine

english
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

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

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

English
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

Pre-Calc
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

English Grammer
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

math,correction
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

English
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

English
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

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
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

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

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

english
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

english
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

English
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

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

math,help
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

math,algebra
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

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

algebra
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

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

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

English
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

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

ENGLISH
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

English
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

English
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

English
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

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

English
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

english
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

English
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

English
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

english
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

English
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

english
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

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

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

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

English
Prepare for going out. Prepare going out. Prepare to go out. (Which one is correct? Are all correct?) Give me three garlics. Give me three pieces of garlics. (Which one is correct?) Did you Unplug the electric cord from the socket after cooking? Don't do that. You should keep ...
January 31, 2009 by John

english
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

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

English
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. She’s ...
March 18, 2013 by John

English
1. We played speaking English at the camp. 2. We practiced speaking English at the camp. (Are both expressions correct? Any difference? Does #1 mean "We played while we spoke English."?)
June 3, 2009 by John

English
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

Algebra
I think I have the correct equation, but can someone please double check and tell me if I am correct. Scenario: Suppose that the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length, and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 50. Question: Set up an equation for the ...
January 3, 2009 by Patrick

English
Is the following sentence correct, did I use the correct "where"? I spent most of my time in school, where I learned about several different topics.
September 21, 2011 by Jon

English
I just need to know if the sentences are correct though they are not complete. Thank you. 1) Imagine a school in which both German, French, English are studied... The school has got 130 students,45 of whom study only English whereas ..... study both English and French. None ...
October 13, 2011 by Henry2

Physics
Sam tosses a ball horizontally off a footbridge at 4.3 m/s. How much time passes after he releases it until its speed doubles? Can someone please explain the correct equation to use thoroughly and help me to find the correct answer?!
May 25, 2012 by Megan

Math
I need someone to please check my answer for me... add. -1.6 + (-2.3)= the answer I got was -3.9 is this correct? if not could you tell me why and how to get the correct answer..? thank you
September 1, 2009 by Anonymous

English-Please Help
Can someone please have a moment to look at my other previous posts and correct them if they need to be corrected. Please halp me, I've been waiting for quite a long time. I'll appreciate all the help you could give me, thank you very much:-) My posts are still on this page, ...
May 2, 2010 by Sara

9th Grade Math
Hey, I finished my math homework, and im not so sure i did it correct, so can someone do this question and i will look at the answer to see if my work was correct this is State and Justification Given : m<4 = 130degrees, m<1 = x+10 , and m<2 = x Prove : m<1 = ...
December 2, 2008 by Victor

Ms.Sue?Sorry To Bother You,I Got SOme New Answers!
120 g = 0.12 kg [DONE] 0.44 kg = 440 g [ is it correct? ] 1.00600 kg = 1,006,000 mg [ correct?] 0.009 kg = 9000 mg [DONE] 0.2 mg = 0.002 g [correct?] 8.6 kg = 0.0086 [correct?] 800 g = 0.8 [correct?] 1.7 kg = 0.0017 [correct?] 6 200 000 mg = 6.2 kg [correct?] thanksss
September 16, 2009 by Cheyenne

English - help
Which figure of speech os exemplified by lines 149-151 of the excerpt from The Odyssey, Part III? The slid his right hand down the cord and plucked it, / so the taut gut vibrating hummed and sang a swallow's note. A. Simile B. Metaphor C. Personification * I think it is C - ...
January 16, 2014 by Cassie

To Anonymous - English Help
I'm sorry but I accidentally removed your post. Homework Help: English help Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:51pm. To look with admiration at someone or something is to ______ but to look at something very closely is to _____. If we seek to verify something, ...
April 6, 2014 by Ms. Sue

math,correction from previous post
can someone please correct this for me thanks. simplify: 7sqrt(7x) + 5 sqrt (7x) My work: (7+5)sqrt (7x) My answer: 12sqrt (7x) is this correct? yup so i don't have to take out the x from the radicand Nope. 7x + 5x = 12x No matter what "x" is.
April 19, 2007 by jasmine20

english
Can you please tell me if this is correct grammer. --- The boys saw the fire trucks across the street. Also would this sentence be correct-- They did their homework everyday.
January 22, 2010 by jen

English
Pick the correct letter for the analogy below. Please correct me if I'm wrong!! A. thermometer: heat B. barograph : stocks C. seismograph : tremors D. telegraph: sound Is it B?
November 19, 2013 by Hannah

Math
2x(5*2-3) > x(3-5)-2(x-1) the answer I have got is x > 2/18. Can someone please tell me if this is the correct answer? 2x(10-3) > -2x - 2x + 2 20x - 6x > -4x + 2 18x > 2 x > 2/18 correct! sorry! simplify x > 1/9 Thanks i thought it was right b/c i tried to...
August 6, 2007 by Karla

english
Can someone explain thoroughly what EFL learners get from the task where they have ti put new words into context?Can someone explain this stategy?And also another strategie - using linguistic clues
December 21, 2008 by lily

math correctionplz
can someone correct these also for me.. Which of the following is not a polynomial? a) 24 b) 4x^3+5x-1 c)2x-(1)/(x) d)3xy^2+xy MY answer is: A Simplify. write your answer with only positive exponents (y^5)/(y^10) Possible answers: a)y^2 b)(1)/(y^2) c)(1)/(y^5) d) y^5 My answer...
February 27, 2007 by jas20

english/l.a
Can someone give me some persuasuve essay topics? Persuasive essay- a essay that persuades someone into thinking your opinion.
April 28, 2008 by Smart Kid

Math
What is the percent increase in the population for all six inhabited continents from 1950 - 2000? 1950 2000 N.America 221,000,000 305,000,000 S.America 111,000,000 515,000,000 Europe 392,000,000 510,000,000 Africa 229,000,000 889,000,000 Oceana 12,000,000 32,000,000 Antarct. 2...
August 28, 2009 by Anonymous

ENGLISH
Is this sentence grammatically correct? I have had my ups and downs, my triumphs and my failures. It isn't a homework problem or anything; I am writing an autobiographical essay and I wasn't sure if this was correct or not... THANK YOU! :]
October 4, 2007 by Julie

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