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Foreign Language, How to use a dictionary.,
First of all purchasing a good English/X and X/English dictionary is an investment in your future. For "generic" purposes X represents any foreign language (French, Spanish, Japanese, etc.) Here is the "key" to using a dictionary for a vocabulary word/expression. 1. Look up a ...
Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at 9:36pm by SraJMcGin

Foreign Language Classes
Where are Foreign Language Schools in Amritsar ?
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 2:00pm by Shikha Kapoor

English
Can you proofread this revision and tell me if it looks correct? Thank you. You should invest in a good Dictionaryand a good Thesaurus as wellto help you write well. But you should also realize, as even Samuel Johnson did when he compiled the first English language ...
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 2:45pm by Robin

Foreign Language School
Where are Foreign Language Schools ?
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 10:30am by Shikher Kapoor

French
Name some jobs that use French. Where knowing French is important? Some jobs that use French are a teacher, translator/interpreter, Travel/hospitality, Foreign service officer, foreign language instructor, etc. Where knowing french is important? -In a foreign country/france ...
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 9:29pm by Anonymous

foreign language(?)
Indicate your subject in the "School Subject" box, so those with expertise in the area will respond to the question. How does this relate to foreign language?
Monday, May 16, 2011 at 11:23am by PsyDAG

SPANISH - MATH
NEVER use a translator, please! They never work well because they won't understand the "context" nor the nuances of a language. The dictionary, however, is a good idea, but only if you know how to use a dictionary! Fortunately, Michael answered this post above. Sra
Monday, November 12, 2007 at 6:45pm by SraJMcGin

French
Actually, the best way to learn is to post your homework questions here and someone will forward them to me. Be sure you have a good French--->English/English--->French dictionary. A good way to use the dictionary is this: 1. write down the English word you want in ...
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 9:37am by SraJMcGin

English
I made a last change since our students study only Eglish as a foreign language Impact on pupils: - considerably increasing the students' ability to use English and motivating them to learn other foreign languages .....
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 6:31pm by Henry2

Teachers Aide/Language and other Barriers
I agree with Writeacher. Please note that the language program is an English language arts program, not a foreign language.
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 10:15am by Ms. Sue

English
1) c needs an article. It's optional for the other two. 2) Use of articles in these phrases depends in part on how they're used in sentences. I'd use "the" in the second and fourth phrases. 3) All of those are correct. 4) Any of those three verbs is correct, although they have...
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 2:37pm by Ms. Sue

foreign language
Hi there! I know two languages so far English and Russian. (I know the Russian language as well as I know English.) So, I was wondering about a third language to take at the college. I want to take a European language, but I cannot decide. Among my top choices are German, ...
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 6:23pm by Rita

foreign language
How do you use the appropriate forms of the adjectives simpatico, dificil, aleman, and guapo?
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 11:22am by sandra

foreign language
I want to begin learning a third language simply because I will have something to do this summer.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 6:23pm by Rita

Language Arts
Any good dictionary should give you other parts of speech. For example, if you look up to run, you should find other forms and even sentences written with those words. Here is the site for dictionary.com where you will not only find a dictionary with the definitions, but also ...
Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 3:41pm by SraJMcGin

Language Study
With that subject line, you'll probably get the attention of our foreign language expert.
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 9:13pm by Ms. Sue

English
Study these definitions carefully. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/for?s=t http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/on?s=t The best way of learning which prepositions to use is follow the language customs. Preposition definitions are often difficult to understand and apply.
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 5:25pm by Ms. Sue

English
1) OK 2) OK 3) If the only students involved in the project are those specializing in languages <~~This is a fragment, not a whole sentence. 4) In this case, I'd like to know if English is their first foreign language, French their second, and Italian or Latin their third. ...
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 7:06am by Writeacher

language arts
Yeah... I have to use the word "fetish" too, but it's not even in the dictionary! Ugh... help!
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at 12:09pm by Gloria

Speech
Public speakers need to use the standard language so that their audiences can comprehend and relate to their speeches. However, some exceptions occur when a speaker decides to use some local dialectical patterns to appeal to specific audiences. http://dictionary.reference.com/...
Monday, March 3, 2008 at 10:24pm by Ms. Sue

helpmplz
which ststement does NOT describe prescripitivists? A. Language should be recoreded,not judgement. B. Language use should follow strict rules. C. Language use should never change D. Language use should be judged and evaluated. .The answer i choose is c. .Am i correct?.
Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 8:10pm by brit brat

Foreign Language - Latin
This week we learned the phrase, amicus curiae, meaning friend of the court. A friend of the court is an expert who comes into the court and gives background information that the court may need for the case. The person is not involved in the case in any way. Pretend that you ...
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 6:36pm by Kathy

Language
friendliness, candied or candies, handiness, envied or envies it may help to use a dictionary if you are unsure of a word. They provide suffixes. :)
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 6:57pm by Angelica

Foreign Language Classes
http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS308&q=foreign+language+schools+Amritsar&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 2:00pm by Ms. Sue

help
Which statement does NOT describe prescriptivists? A}Language should be recorded, not judged. B}Language use should follow strict rules C} Language use should never change D} Language use should be judged and evaluated. i choose B
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 1:03am by kerry

Foreign Language School
http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS308&q=foreign+language+schools+India&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=Cxn9wisWcTIiIKoW8NqL3wOYIAAAAqgQFT9DuQmA
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 10:30am by Ms. Sue

4th grade
Please look these words up in a dictionary, such as this one: http://dictionary.reference.com/ Often, in addition to the definition, the dictionary will also show how to use the word in a sentence.
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 7:13pm by Ms. Sue

French
No short cut! Just do your best and repost for final proofreading? Forget the English unless you MUST because actually it's far better to SIMPLIFY and use the French you KNOW and have studied! Just accept the fact right now that you may NEVER be able to say exactly what you'd ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 3:24am by SraJMcGin

language arts
I agree with your first answer. Your second answer is wrong. Please look up retroactive and reprieve in a dictionary. Dictionary.com
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 5:22pm by Ms. Sue

English Grammer
I checked my 30-year-old Webster's Third New International Dictionary (Unabridged) and it states that "snuck" is dialectical. This is a great example of our ever-changing language. Check the interesting usage note in this dictionary. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/...
Friday, January 28, 2011 at 1:05pm by Ms. Sue

language arts
Please look up any word you don't know in a dictionary. http://dictionary.reference.com/ Then decide the relationship between the second pair of words. For instance, childish and juvenile mean about the same thing. I'll be glad to check your answers.
Monday, January 24, 2011 at 4:53pm by Ms. Sue

tax
In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South American country C. The ...
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 4:26pm by Andy

English
It should be "try to find" . . . http://dictionary.reference.com/help/faq/language/g43.html
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 11:07am by Ms. Sue

EDU
This would be answered by experience. Have you had any experience in this area? The answer could depend upon the subject area. For example, I taught foreign language and used that language exclusively in the classroom. This was "total immersion" and I called it "survival ...
Monday, January 5, 2009 at 7:02pm by SraJMcGin

12th grade american governmet
Research Ronald Reagan especially with regards to their foreign policy and foreign involvement during their administration. Identify 3 aspects of their foreign policy or foreign events they involved the US with. for each of the events explain where on the spectrum you believe ...
Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at 12:11am by Dee

foreign language
I am tempted to tell you Choose French , as it is among the 10 most spoken languages of the world, (before German). Now if you know Russian , maybe another Slavic language like Ukrainian would be easier for you.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 6:23pm by Frenchy

essay on advantages of speah english in 500 words
Whereas French used to be the language of international business, English has seemed to replace that. For example, if you are doing business with Russia or China, the 2nd language there would be English. Also, the foreign language studied world-wide is most apt to be English. Sra
Sunday, August 2, 2009 at 9:41am by SraJMcGin

foreign language
Hebrew would be useful if you were planning to spend time in Israel. However, it has very few worldwide speakers. German and French are spoken more widely. What is your goal in adding another language?
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 6:23pm by Ms. Sue

english
P.P.S. Just enter what you are looking for in a GOOGLE Search to find things like: http://bettereflteacher.blogspot.com/2008/08/teaching-english-as-foreign-language.html Sra
Saturday, March 28, 2009 at 8:47am by SraJMcGin

prescriptivists
which statement does NOT describe prescriptivists? A} language should be rocorded, not judged. B} language use should follow strict rules. C} language use should never change. D} language use should be judged and evaluted. .The answer i choose is C.
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 12:14am by laura

Foreign Languages
Does anyone have any tips for listening exams in a foreign language? My teacher only plays the tape once, and we have very little time to think the question through. Often times, the people on the tapes have different French accents than the ones I am accustomed to. Thanks for...
Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 6:17pm by Juliette

Economics
what two methods can a less developed country use to finance its economic development? A.internal financing & debt rescheduling B.Interal financing & foreign investment C.Foreign investment & debt rescheduling D.Infrastructure & foreign banks
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 1:40pm by MM

language
Anon is right. You don't fool anyone by posting under different names. What is the rule for adding a prefix for a word that ends in a consonant + y? Look at multiply, tiny, family, rainy? Check a dictionary (dictionary.com) for some suffixes for these words.
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 7:01pm by Ms. Sue

income tax
In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South American country C. The ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 3:33pm by Andy

English
I forgot to include theses last two sentences. Thank you. 1) The style of symbolist poets was characterized by the use of allusive language and development of the multiple association of words. 2) Furthermore, great importance was given to the sound of words as conveying the ...
Monday, June 6, 2011 at 7:01am by Henry1

english
Ah, the power of language! Perhaps you are studying socialogy and the Sagir-Wh orf hypothesis? The particular ch oice of words will influence attitudes and perceptions. Euphemisms, Doublespeak, sexist language all play a part. Some words, for example, are stigmatizing. Not ...
Monday, January 25, 2010 at 4:52pm by SraJMcGin

Context clues
http://dictionary.classic.reference.com/help/faq/language/w35.html
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 6:58pm by Writeacher

7
what name comes from a greek word meaning strange If you dont put the right subject in the block, the foreign language experts will fail to see it. περίεργα ? It depends on the context. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the word from the Greek...
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 at 4:59pm by davionne

English
If you've been assigned to invite a group of mechanical engineering professors to tour your facility. what type of language should you use in the invitation? a) Direct, simple language b) Technical jargon c) Formal language d) Pompous language
Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 8:52am by Anonymous

Language Arts
The word "surfeit" can be a noun or a verb. These three you listed are not real words. The adjective that goes with "surfeit" is "surfeited." In the future you can figure these things out by looking up any questionable words at www.google.com -- and if Google asks "Do you mean...
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:23am by Writeacher

Foreign Language
Canada.
Monday, February 9, 2009 at 8:38pm by Vany

foreign language
Hebrew
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 6:23pm by Alex

Foreign Language
Here they are
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 10:12pm by Anonymous

Foreign Language-Italian
I am an adult learner. I grew up speaking the second language of Italian. I want to take a proficiency exam in Italian. I don't read or write in the language. Is there a self teaching program that would teach me to speak, read and write? I am not looking for an online program...
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 at 10:07am by G

english
You've been assigned to invite a group of mechanical engineering professors to tour your facility. What type of language should you use in the invitation? A Formal language B Direct, simple language C Technical jargon D Pompous language
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 10:02pm by mr scooter

foreign language
ohh they doo :]
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 8:28pm by khris

Foreign Language
What is my name in spanish?
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 9:17pm by Ashley

Foreign Language
mi llamo
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 9:17pm by Ashley

Foreign Language
mi nombre
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 9:17pm by Tyrone

english
Have you looked up these four words in a dictionary? You could use this one. http://dictionary.reference.com/ What do you think is the best answer?
Thursday, June 3, 2010 at 5:00pm by Ms. Sue

english
14. Concerning dictionaries and their proper use, which one of the following statements is most accurate? A. Formal usage of a word is considered colloquial. B. A dictionary's word entry offers a fixed, permanent meaning. C. A syllable is a unit of sound. [D. Foreign words are...
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 5:06pm by jake

language could you please check my work
http://dictionary.reference.com/
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 6:11pm by Ms. Sue

child care
Kinesthetic intelligence is not involved in excelling in language. Check the definitions of these words. http://dictionary.reference.com/
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 10:10pm by Ms. Sue

language arts
http://www.dictionary.com My grandkids have been looking words up since 2nd grade.
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 5:59pm by Writeacher

Spanish (Foreign Language)
estime pecho
Sunday, October 28, 2007 at 3:56pm by chelsea

foreign language
how do you say head in spanish
Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 7:44pm by Xzavier

Foreign Language Translation French
Yes.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 9:24pm by Ms. Sue

Spanish Foreign Language
Thanks so much :)
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:01pm by Eschew Obfuscate

Spanish Foreign Language
You are entirely welcome! Sra
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:01pm by SraJMcGin

Language Art (Please Check)
For #5, have you looked up "shutout"? If you had, you wouldn't still be guessing. http://www.dictionary.com
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:38pm by Writeacher

reading/language arts
http://dictionary.reference.com/
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 8:18pm by Ms. Sue

history
Why should a nation as large and diverse as the U.S. have only one official language? Canada has two official languages, while Switzerland has four official languages. When I'm traveling in foreign countries, I appreciate having signs and menus in English and other foreign ...
Tuesday, July 7, 2009 at 7:40pm by Ms. Sue

vocab
There is no single dictionary. Each dictionary in print will have words on pages numbered differently. And if you look words up online, there will be no page numbers at all. If you are to use a specific dictionary, then you'll need to look this word up when you first get to ...
Sunday, May 3, 2009 at 7:26pm by Writeacher

English
This is not a weird question if you checked the dictionary definition of "astronaut." Potential college students are expected to know how to use a dictionary.
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 9:22pm by Ms. Sue

language
What do you think? http://dictionary.reference.com/
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:57am by Ms. Sue

language
What do you think? http://dictionary.reference.com/
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:59am by Ms. Sue

Pratical English
Concerning dictionaries and their proper use, which one of the following statements is most accurate? A. A dictionary's word entry offers a fixed, permanent meaning. B. A syllable is a unit of sound. C. Formal usage of a word is considered colloquial. D. Foreign words are not...
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:32pm by Anonymous

Spanish
Knowing a second or third or fourth language is part of being educated. Actually, the best time to start learning a second language is before a child starts kindergarten. In some parts of the U.S. fluency in both Spanish and English is almost a necessity. My granddaughters ...
Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 4:56pm by Ms. Sue

English
If a college student doesn't know the meaning of a word, s/he looks it up in a dictionary. Bookmark this site and use it often. It should become one of your best friends. http://dictionary.reference.com/
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 7:20pm by Ms. Sue

foreign language
can i learn two languages at once?
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 8:28pm by bobbie

foreign language
Sorry, into Spanish please..
Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 5:54pm by Cody

foreign language(SPANISH)
second word is quiero
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 2:08pm by hy

foreign language(SPANISH)
I think the third is vaso
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 2:08pm by Jen

foreign language(SPANISH)
word 5 = comprar Sra
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 2:08pm by SraJMcGin

foreign language
The "summary" has little to do with the first paragraph.
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 7:27am by bobpursley

Foreign Language
What does " aqui estan" mean I'm Spanish?
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 10:12pm by Syd

foreign language
Mean of tuteuaewr ibeifslh
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:13am by vandana

college
Hi Sherice. Welcome back to school. First, it would make it easier on us if you typed your college SUBJECT in the appropriate box. This is probably English or Communications. Second, we'll be delighted to help you, but we don't DO homework. Please write your sentences. We'll ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 5:12pm by Ms. Sue

pH
9. The pH of food entering the duodenum is changed from acidic to alkaline by A. gastric juices B. bile pigments C. intestinal enzymes D. pancreatic secretions I am unsure I think It is d YEP YOU ARE CORRECT!!!! Nope. Use the online dictionary to look up bile. http://www.m-w....
Thursday, August 3, 2006 at 1:49pm by hana

foreign language
This does NOT look like foreign language? Try the following links and check the Related Questions below the posts: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=how+the+human+or+environmental+problem+impacts+the+community+in+South+Africa Sra
Monday, May 16, 2011 at 11:23am by SraJMcGin

Foreign language
how do pronounce'I love my hair style' in punjabi?
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 6:30pm by shkhan

spanish
1). What is a "cognate"? 2). Why is learning cognates the most efficient and rapid way to learn to read, speak, increase vocabularly and get high marks on tests in a foreign language? Bonus question: What is the relationship between "cognates" and "etymology"? Definition of ...
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:28pm by Francis

foreign language
This could depend upon what is offered, what level you will be in, any experience you already have. If you want to begin 2 languages at once, that is NOT a good idea. Concentrate on one first. My students used to ask "what is the easiest language?" Well, that would be Spanish...
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 8:28pm by SraJMcGin

Spanish (Foreign Language)
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Yes, the verb "ir" is irregular in the Preterit. (It looks just like "ser" in the Preterit so be careful!) yo fui, tú fuiste, él/ella/usted fue, nosotros/nosotras fuimos, ellos/ellas/ustedes fueron. Now, a little ...
Sunday, October 28, 2007 at 3:56pm by SraJMcGin

Foreign Language
What are some french speaking countries, besides france?
Monday, February 9, 2009 at 8:38pm by Angie

foreign language
Yes, but your school may not allow it if the schedule does not permit an extra elective.
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 8:28pm by drwls

foreign language(SPANISH)
unscramble this spainsh word acenr
Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 2:08pm by jahtino martin

foreign language
5 ways in which the human or environmental problem impacts on the community
Monday, May 16, 2011 at 11:23am by Anonymous

Foreign language
Mere baala dha tereeka vadhia heh.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 6:30pm by Nina

Foreign languages
How do you write in the Fiji language? Hello dear, how was your day?
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 9:08pm by Sharon

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