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English 12 - Euphemism

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English
When is the blessed event supposed to take place? Blessed event is jargon sexist language euphemism colloquial I want to say euphemism but Jargon is everyday language that we use.

English 12 - Euphemism
Hello! It didn't help to say that I am an exchange student and it is hard to do for me. No excuse! You have to do it though. Can anybody help me to find euphemism for these phrases? 1. lying on a resume 2. cheating on a test 3. committing adultery 4. cheating the IRS 5. death ...

English
He flunked the chemistry test. Flunked is jargon sexist language euphemism colloquial my answer D

English
Question 14 Have you booted the disk? The word booted is jargon sexist language euphemism regional my answer A

English help
Please check my answers to see if these words math the sentence correctly! Bedraggled, be hooves, euphemism, exemplary, opulent, sequester. 1. A Mercedes-Benz and a closet full of fancy suits leads to one to believe that the lawyer Mr, Harris enjoyed an OPULENT lifestyle. On ...

english
i need to prepare a three-minute comment on use or abuse of language with reference to doublespeak(jargon,euphemism,inflated language)what can i talk about to meke it interesting?

English
Question 16 The male nurse left the room. Male nurse is jargon sexist language euphemism colloquial my answer B

English
Question 15 When is the blessed event supposed to take place? Blessed event is jargon sexist language euphemism colloquial my answer D

WRITING AND COMMUNICATION
Another word for a verbal bromide is a A. conceit. B. cliché. C. seltzer. D. euphemism. PLEASE HELP ME I AM BETWEEN B and C

vocabulary
How do you parse these words? 1. Rendition 2. Ambiguous 3. Deleterious 4. Euphemism 5. Alacrity 6. Respite 7. Polemical 8. Timorous 9. Adulation 10. Eschew

English
i'm reading a book called "1984" i have an assignment that got to do with propaganda in 1984. i have to find 4 propaganda examples so far i got 2/4 examples i still need 2 more examples i don't know what other propaganda there are the examples must be under these categories: ...

forms of words
hey, can I get the verb forms of the words: euphemism and also the word exemplary.

English help
From the words below supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Euphemism, opaque, evanescent, exacerbated exemplary, ornate 1. The OPAQUE window was replaced by a transparent one; the change, however rather than making the situation better, only EXACERBATED the ...

Philosophy
1."Liberals need to understand the global health argument for abortion is deeply offensive. It is like fighting disease by killing everyone who has a disease" This contains: A. euphemism B. dysphemism C. rhetorical definition D. none of the above My answer is C

Euphemism
Read the oral notes carefully. Then, decide what the ( ) euphemism in each statement means. Q1.  The problem of (undocumented workers) in this city is getting serious. a.worker passports b.immigration laws c.illegal workers d.word documents Ans: c.illegal workers Q2.  I am (...

english
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, ...

English
Can you please check if the following definitions are possible? Thank you 1)The iamb is an unstress-stress pattern like the word "upon". 2) The anapaest is the unstress-unstress-stress pattern. 3)The oxymoron is a figure of speech in which two contradictory words (terms) are ...

literary
EXAMPLES: character types, climax, denouement, epiohany, euphemism, figurative languange, foreshadowing, hyperbole, irony(all3), juxtaposition, mataphor, motif, paradox, parllelism, plot, point of view, pun, sarcasm, setting, simile, subplot, syntax, understatment, catharsis, ...

English
1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. misplaced modifier dangling modifier faulty predication incomplete comparison Question 2 When I asked for a submarine, the convenience store clerk said he didn't have kits for making model ...

English
1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. misplaced modifier dangling modifier faulty predication incomplete comparison Question 2 When I asked for a submarine, the convenience store clerk said he didn't have kits for making model ...

English-Ms Sue Please help
1. Identify and name fallancy below and explain. This measure is of sufficient importance that our representatives should have the integrity to bring it to a vote. My answer: I believed, the fallancy was a scapegoating because the author was blaming the representatives should ...

College English
I have been pouring over this all day and would appreciate if someone could look this over for me with some good news... am I getting it? Gracias! >> represents my chosen answer. 1. Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. ...

College English
I submitted this yesterday and Ms. Sue thought I did well (except 7,11) but I still managed to get 4 wrong - and my mind is a mess trying to figure out where I went wrong! Please help - my mid is coming! >> represents my chosen answer. 1. Having studied small engine ...

english
My answers 1) Assail 2)Banal 3)mercenary 4)allusion 5)Taint 6) appease 7)Arbitrary 8)syndrome 9)altruistic 10)euphemism 1-2 _ people tend to place the public welfare above their own self-interest. In contrast,_ people will exploit anyone for a profit they will even sell ...

English
Why do you study English? 1. I study English to chat with foreigners. 2. I study English to get 100 points on the English test in the final exam. 3. I study English to read technical English books. 4.I study English to enter Cambridge University in the future. (Would you check...

english/check
My answers 1.Altruistic 2. Mercenary 3. Assailed 4. Appease 5.syndrome 6. Taint 7.Arbitrary 8.allusion 9.Euphemism 10.Banal 1-2 _ people tend to place the public welfare above their own self-interest. In contrast,_ people will exploit anyone for a profit they will even sell ...

english
Reactionary : Progress:: a. misanthrope : people b. zealot : revolution c. virtuoso : perfection d. laggard : iniquity e. charlatan : diversity d? Decorum : Conventional:: a. innovation : variegated b. depravity : surreptitious c. subjugation : desultory d. hedonism : self-...

English
Can someone help me check these sentences,please? Thank you in advance. 1)His fingers produced a music similar to (can I use "like") the sound blown into a glass. 2)A simile is a stated comparison between two things through (and not "with") the use of connective words. 3) A ...

British Lit.
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english

British Lit
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English? A.Old English B.Elizabethan English C. Middle English

English Expressions
ex) She is an English teacher. English teacher is a compound noun. When we stress the first noun, 'English', it means that she teaches English as a teacher. However, when we stress 'teacher', 'English' is used as an adjective. In this case, 'English teacher' means a teacher ...

English
I really need your help to find a very simple science book in English which helps non-native English speakers to talk about biodiversity in water and water ways in English. Thank you.

English
Yesterday my American friend asked me how long I had been learning English. I said I had been learning English since middle school. He was surprised. And he said, ¡°Why do you learn English?¡± When we travel to foreign countries, have a conversation with foreigners, and ...

English
Hi, I was wondering if you could loose an accent. I speak English and have an American accent. But English is not my first language. My parents are afraid that I'm going to loose my American accent of English, since I'm home-schooled and do not talk in English all the time ...

English
He is a good English speaker. He speaks English well. He is good at speaking English. (Are they all the same?)

English grammar
Thank you. Would you let me know good websites where we can learn English with videos? Are there any sites where we can study English with subtitles?

english
Can someone check my english essay. 700 words. I have English as 2nd language

english
what does this old english mean in modern english goldsele gumena, gearwost wisse,

English
Does anyone know of a website that translates english into the shakespearean language? I can only find websites that translate shakespeare to modern english.

6th grade
I want help in english grammar & to write some letter, dairynotes, comprehension or I can say the basic english sentences . Can u help me up to improve my english?

English
1) Minimize versus minimise. Which is UK English & which is US English? 2) After cleaning, all waste must be properly disposed of. Is this sentence acceptable?

history
Lord Selkirk implied that the French 1)were happy under English rule 2)never accepted English rule 3)should accept English rule 4)should change their language and institutions 5)were not oppressed by the English i put 4

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 of...

reading articles in english
could you give me some advice how to read academic articles in english?? english is my second language and also I have to read sociological and philosophical texts in english for my master thesis. do you have any idea??

English
Question 21 Select the most effective sentence. Baxter worried about his English exam when he thought about it. Baxter felt a pang of existential anxiety when he comtemplated his English exam. When Baxter thought of his English test, he freaked out. Thinking about the English ...

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."?)

English
Question 21 Select the most effective sentence. Baxter worried about his English exam when he thought about it. Baxter felt a pang of existential anxiety when he comtemplated his English exam. When Baxter thought of his English test, he freaked out. Thinking about the English ...

critical thinking
Hi Everyone! Please post a substantive response to the following discussion questions by clicking on Reply: Euphemisms: seek to mute the disagreeable aspects of something or to emphasize its agreeable aspects Advertisers, even the media, will use euphemisms to make unfortunate...

English
Thank you for your corrections. Can you check these questions and answer them (if you can). 1) Do you happen to know the name of a website where I can improve my English speaking and listening skills? 2)I wonder if it would be possible to talk to some English native speakers ...

English
How did The Canterbury Tales (by Geoffrey Chaucer) change the English language? I know it was very successful in Europe and promoted English as a national language, but anything else? Lucy ^.^

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????

English
Need help fixing a run on sentence. I moved to the United States when I was young ut was easy to learn English, my parents were already here, they knew English already.

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'?)

English
I went back and checked my answers Select the most effective sentence. Baxter worried about his English exam when he thought about it. Baxter felt a pang of existential anxiety when he comtemplated his English exam. When Baxter thought of his English test, he freaked out. ...

Algebra
A student spends more than 2 hours on his math and English homework. if Matt takes about twice as long as English what is the maximum time that the student can spend on English A. 1/3 B.1/2 C.1 D.2/3 I think its b please help!!

Spanish
I know it would really be up to the school but I was just wondering. If my question was in english, do they want the answer in spanish or english is fine. Some of the questions are in english but most are Spanish

English
One way an English sonnet is different from a Petrarchan sonnet because an English sonnet contains A couplet < A sestet Give quatrains None of the above

English composition
1. We can print out the script so that we may study English sentences. 2. We can find a lot of useful writings in the English textbooks. 3. Speaking to oneself is a good way to improve speaking abilities. ================================= Thank you for your help. I'dlike to ...

English
What is the grammatical sentence structure in English?What is adverb,adjective,preposition and etc's structure in English?

English
A lot of students find English Language a difficult language to learn. Can you think of the reasons or causes of their difficulties in understanding English and can you also write the results or effects of these difficulties on their educational and professional growth? Write ...

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...

maori english
hey everybody. is there a difference between maori and maori english?i am totally confused now.I am supposed to write an important paper about maori english(phonology grammar etc.)and i am wondering if i have maybe mixed up those two and i am almoust finished with my paper! i ...

English
I wonder if your science experts can be help find material (general information, word lists) in English which is needed to talk about biodiversity in water and waterways and microbiological analysis of water. This would be for biologists who are familiar with the subject but ...

english grade 12
in the poem grammar poem by Rita Wong list three different metaphors used to describe english and english grammar. do you agree with her assesment and why

English - Native speakers
Hello! Why don't we say possessive pronouns in English for the following words: my, your, his, her, its, our, your, their. Why do we say possessive adjectives? It doesn't make sense to me since my mother tongue is not English. Can you maybe explain this to me? Thank you

English
Hi! How to practice numbers from 1-12 in English? I have only one student and he is learning English as a foreign language(8 years old) So any advice how to practice numbers, days in the week, colors, seasons and similar?

english
an english teacher wan us interview somebody that is also a english teacher..so what question should i ask??please give almost 10 question...thx

ECE311 Early childhood curriculum
1.A teacher working with a dual-language learner should __________ a.speak to the DLL child even if the child does not respond. b.use different phrases in English with the same meaning so the DLL gets overall greater exposure to English. c.encourage the family to only speak ...

Social Studies
4. Two languages spoken widely in Canada are (1 point) A.Spanish and English.-my answer B.French and Spanish. C.French and English. D.Dutch and English. 5. How do Canada's native peoples intend to preserve their cultures? (1 point) A.by becoming independent nations -my answer ...

English
ms. sue this be english continued from yesterday on story questions :)and i try to remember to put capital English now :) what be jakes attitude toward darkness and night? i only read that he like darkness because he lose his parents in daylight. i not think i right though.

english
yesterday I had homework. Um.. so, question is: what is the difference between the english language British with english language USA? ya, I really don't know what's the difference?

LNU
math In a class of 50 students it was found 21 are taking English 14 are taking Math 28 are taking History 7 are taking Math and English 10 are taking Math and History 11 are taking History and English 3 are taking all three courses 1.)Make a Venn Diagram summarizing these ...

English
Would anyone mind looking over this persuasive essay? I need to pass in a sample of writing for my petition to move into an advanced English class, and I've decided to revise this one. The writing is sort of mechanical, but I suppose that's how English teachers want it. It'll ...

English
forward/forwards backward/backwards upward/upwards downward/downwards inward/inwards outward/outwards eastward/eastwards westward/westwsrds rightward/rightwards leftward/leftwards ----------------------- Are both interchangable? Which ones are from British English? Which ones ...

English, grammar
I need some help with this question for one of my units in world englishes please help!? Q. Argue for or against the status of 'double negation' as a 'mistake' on spoken English. I am arguing for so I agree with this status. I believe double negation in spoken English can ...

English
I can't find my English book. Why don't you check your school bag? I tried that. Anyway, thank you. (What does 'that' refer to? Does 'that' refer to 'checking my English book'?)

English
Writeacher, I need your help to develop a few ideas. Thank you very much. 1) It would be really important if in the future a science teacher from your school could embark in a Comenius project (I don't know how to express it), which will enable him, on the one hand, to hold ...

english
Hi i am in college and I want to be ESL teacher the only thing that hinders me from reaching my goal is that i am not native english speaker. Please tell me a ways to improve my english, suggest me books that i could buy,ways to learn how to write poems, improve my commas etc...

Math
In a class of students, 80 spoke English, 110 spoke spanish, 100 spoke french, 50 spoke english & spanish, 30 spoke english & french, 20 spoke french & spanish, 10 spoke english & frnech, but no spanish. How many spoke spanish & french, but not english? The answer is 0. I was ...

French for Mischa
PERSONAL PRONOUNS SUBJECT PRONOUNS Singular je (j') = I tu = you (familiar) il = he, it elle = she, it on = one, "we," you, they, people Plural nous = we vous = you (can be formal singular as well as familiar plural) ils = they, masculine elles = they, feminine NOTE: The ...

English expression
1. Can you greet the person you meet for the first time in English? 2. What is the relationship between the people who greet each other? 3. Can you introduce your friend and answer the question in English? 4. Who and who are being introduced? -------------------------------- ...

english
Most students do not like english class. They think its a waste of there time and energy. Ain’t nobody likes to right papers and take tests anyway? Me and you dont. My friend Johnny now him know alot about this grammar stuff. I always am asking he to help me, with my English...

english
For english, I should need a special report which talks about president obama: one year later (I precise I'm French).Since several days, I read NYTimes but i didn't find yet.That's why I would like knowing if it exists and where i can have got it.I don't know:othersnewspapers,...

English
I left out the following two questions. Thank you. 1) Introduce the English Renaissance focusing your attention on their view of nature, of man and their conception of the universal order. What was the literature of the period characterized by? 2)What was Elizabeth I's court ...

English
Hello. Please help me to choose the correct word order: 1)equivalent-lacking English neologisms; 2)English equivalent-lacking neologisms. Meaning: new words which have no equivalents in other languages. Thank you very much.

English
Thank you very much. I will certainly use the information from the website you suggested to me. As I need to translate a grid into English, I can't vary words. Could you please tell me if the words I included are possible in English? Thank you. Content: Grammar and vocabulary ...

English 7 (journals)
I have this assignment for english. Ok like I have a journal to write down my daily life (that what we supose to do for english to practice our writing). Is there any decorating notebooks ideas and journal entry ideas for middle schoolers.

English
1. The English liked soccer very much. (What is the part of speech of 'English'? An adjective or a noun?) 2. English people liked soccer very much. 3. All the English people liked soccer very much. (Does #1 mean #2 or #3?)

English
Need some advice! What to do the with the class for the first time? I don't know the class and they don't know me. They are not children. The youngest person is 20 and the oldest around 35-40- There are 10 of them in the group and they are learning English as a foreign ...

english
I need a website that will help me with my english because im making a C and i don't get any of the stuff in english 2 i need lots of help. Like stuff to study.

English
There are 8 word cards on the blackboard. On one side there are English words, and on the other side, there are Korean words. You see English words on the cards now.... I will turn the cards over then you can see Korean words. I have turned over the cards. Do you know the ...

English
Could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) We're looking for a high school in which subjects such as biology or geography are taught in English so that in the future our students could carry out a project on a common theme in English. 2) I really hope your school is...

English
I still have a few doubts on sentences you checked yesterday. 1) I did/had/went for an interview. (Is "do" possible?) 2) I've just taken (done is a mistake) a grammar test. 3) I've just been tested orally in English. 4) I haven't taken an oral English test yet.

English
Hello. Please help me with my question. Is there any difference between the verbs 'learn' and 'study' in the sentences: 1) I'm going (want) to learn English. 2) I'm going (want) to study English. Thank you for your help a lot.

English
I urgenlty need you to check these sentences, too. I need to be extremely convincing but also determined. 1) We also agreed to use English as lingua franca during the preliminary meeting we held at our school with our school principals. 2) On that occasion we established that ...

English
Is the following acceptable or is it bad English? Is there a better way to phrase the question and answer? (Someone told me it is bad English but he couldn't elaborate. I'm confused.) Qn: Is there school today? Ans: Today, there is no school because it is a school holiday. ...

IB English
IT IS END OF THIRD QUARTER AND MY IB ENGLISH GRADE IS A B!!!! MY GOAL WAS TO GET AN A BUT...... ****IF GET AN A ON THE FOURTH QUARTER, WILL MY GPA GO UP!!! I GOT A'S ON ALL OF THE OTHER CLASSES EXCEPT IB ENGLISH......... ***********SO WOULD MY GPA BUMP BACK UP IF I GET AN A IN...

english/CHECK
My answers 1) Assail 2)Banal 3)mercenary 4)allusion 5)Taint 6) appease 7)Arbitrary 8)syndrome 9)altruistic 10)euphemism MY OLDER BROTHERS MARK HAS NO LUCK WITH WOMEN, HE GOES INTO ONE OF TWO STYLES OF CONVERSATION. THE FIRST IS TO (1) TAINT HER WITH A STEAM OF PERSONAL ...

english
In the Book, "the English patient".What can you deduce from the novel about Hana's relationship with her father? Has her father's death, and the manner of it, caused her to retreat from the war and devote herself to the English patient? What influence do her feelings for her ...

US History
The English colonies in North America were united by all but which of the following? Answer a uniform language based on the London English dialect traditional English inheritance laws an uncomplicated legal system with few professional lawyers military concepts based on ...

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