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English passage interpretation
A student and I disagree with her AP English teacher about the author's purpose in this passage. Does the author intend this to show the wild, animistic nature of the swamp or is it intended to show the swamp as negative and repulsive? Of course, the student will rewrite her ...
Saturday, October 21, 2006 at 7:37pm by Ms. Sue
Consider the sentence: Jim wore a red jacket and hat. Does the adjective red apply to both the jacket and the hat? In my opinion it does but it lacks clarity. Is there a reference anywhere to support either side of this argument? There are strong pros and cons on this. ...
Tuesday, May 1, 2007 at 1:54am by Les
Hi everybody, I have to write an essay in English(which is not my mother tongue) on the subject: Are you personnally in favor of legalising gay marriage? I've written a short essay about it. Can anyone correct my mistakes and my ideas(if you find that the arguments are not ...
Friday, July 13, 2007 at 4:11pm by Bich-Thu
Is this an argument? if so, what is the premise?
The first sentence seems to be a statement. Since the second sentence contains an opinion that can be argued, that sentence is a thesis on which an argument can be based, but it is not an argument itself. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/argument.htm http://...
Saturday, November 17, 2007 at 9:57pm by Writeacher
Here are some websites and webpages that give a lot of help in writing persuasive (sometimes called argumentative) essays: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/index2.html#pwrg http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/argument.htm http://nutsandbolts.washcoll.edu/ ...
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 2:40am by Writeacher
Websites on persuasive/argumentative writing: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/659/01/ http://www.powa.org/ http://nutsandbolts.washcoll.edu/ http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/argument.htm
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at 12:04pm by Writeacher
Hi, I would like an English expert's feedback on my essay. I would like it to be proofread. Also, I would like to know of any weaknesses there are in my essay. Thanks you in advance. -Roxy In the “Boscombe Valley Mystery” by Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes successfully unravels ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 at 7:45pm by Roxy
english/ please revise
I am not going to deal with the English or grammar. I haven't read MacKinnon's work, but I do know that any argument that uses "all" or "none" — especially in a psychological or sociological framework — is very likely to be flawed. Are the "all" statements her words or your ...
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 4:04am by PsyDAG
English Essay Writing
Here is my intro paragraph to my AP English 12 FINAL paper. I feel like it's really weak and short for a paper thats supposed to be 10 pages long. Please help! Salman Rushdie, the author of Midnight’s Children, and Arundhati Roy, the author of The God of Small Things, both ...
Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 1:25pm by I need ENGLISH help
English Improving writing
Below is what I have to do for English It is very confusing to me General Instructions Single –space your prewriting, but double space your drafts. After preparing a rough draft read the evaluation criteria and revise your work carefully, correcting any errors you find The ...
Sunday, June 8, 2008 at 9:37pm by Kaleigh-Anne
Help Please, it's my first time using you system today. I am not very good at Business English. I have to write a short argument to my supervisor to convince her to accept the changes that will improve productivity in my office. Background Your office manager, Daisy Miller ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at 3:03pm by Joycelyn
Hey Guys! It's confused english here! I was wondering if you could answer this question. In this sentence - what would rubbish be used as? A noun, verb, or adjective? Sue Ellen was talking rubbish when she told people about the story. Please answer this question! Thank you!
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 12:15pm by confused english
Persuasive Essay Topics & Original Ideas for Your Essay! List of persuasive essay topics, compare contrast essay topics, argumentative essay topics and many other good essay topics for college writing assignments ... http://www.goodessaytopics.com Topics Argument Essay Topics...
Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 7:15am by Writeacher
Write the conclusion for the two premises of this syllogism. 1. Either breach of contract is a crime or it is not punishable by the state. 2. Breach of contract is not a crime.
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:40pm by Sun29nc
Strange premises -- Breach of contract must be punishable by the state.
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:40pm by Ms. Sue
Statement: Five prominent Democratic senators support a new farm bill. Assuming the above statement is true, what conclusions can you draw? From the list below, circle the conclusions that MUST be true, cross out the conclusions that CANNOT be true. If the conclusion can be ...
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:52pm by Sun29nc
I'll be glad to check your answers. A. Either B. Must
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:52pm by Ms. Sue
Logic Problem- A&B A. Supply a (B)term that would support the following argument, "18-year olds should be able to drink alcohol legally." Come up with a (B) term and present result as a syllogism. B. Supply a (B)term that will support the following argument, "Anti-smoking ...
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 4:04pm by Sun29nc
How do I recognize or Identify fallacies within an argument? Thank you
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 4:11pm by Sun29nc
Ok thank you
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:52pm by Sun29nc