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language (gerunds)
Thank you to Ms. Sue and writeacher for all of your help, I GET IT!!!
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:57pm by michael

Language (gerunds)
Pam is studying for her French exam. I know that studying is the gerund, but is it a do, io or predicate nominative?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:18pm by michael

language (gerunds)
The powerful writing made the novel exciting to read. I think that there is not a gerund in this sentence. Or would writing be the gerund used as a subject?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:51pm by michael

language (gerunds)
Marie's favorite event is swimming. swimming is the gerund and I think that it is used as either a DO or a predicate nominative. I'm leaning toward PN because it renames the event?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:47pm by michael

Language (gerunds)
Carla was talking in a low whisper to her best friend. I think that there is not a gerund. Carla noun was talking verb and the rest are both prep phrases
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:39pm by michael

more gerunds (language)
The directions ask me to identify the gerund phrase. A loud knocking interrupted their dinner. Would the phrase be a loud knocking and is it used as a subject?
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:34pm by michael

Language (gerunds)
Fielding a pop fly on a sunny day can be a tricky play. I'm having a hard time... I know: on a sunny day is prep phrase can be verb tricky adj play do fly noun is fielding a gerund? would it be used as the subject?
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 9:32pm by michael

independent clauses
Select the correct statement a. an independent clause always contains a subject and verb b. an independent clause can be a complete sentence c.an independent clause can be as short as two words: a subject and a verb d. all are correct Answer d select the correct statement a. ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 4:09am by Jim Collum

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

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

edu
Which of the following statements is true? a.Language is learned only when it is taught b.Language cannot be taught c.Maturation alone accounts for the development of language d.Most children are born with a potential for language I think a. not sure though am i correct
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 5:24pm by tim

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

psych
Language Paper (12 points): This paper should be posted as a Word attachment in the Assignment Section and should be consistent with APA guidelines. Prepare a 1050 to 1400-word paper in which you examine language as it relates to cognition. Address the following: o Define ...
Monday, February 14, 2011 at 1:57pm by jo

Cognitive psycology
o Define language and lexicon. o Evaluate the key features of language. o Describe the four levels of language structure and processing. o Analyze the role of language processing in cognitive psychology
Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 10:05pm by Anonymous

Language Arts
Need some help on the 2 sentences below. 1. Are you tired of never being prepared for Language Arts class? (is Language Arts supposed to be capitalized or not) 2. You need to organize your Language Arts binder. (would Language Arts be capitalized or not in this sentence) ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:54pm by Brandi

MATH
In a school library, there are 3 Chinese Language books for every 5 English Language books. The number of Malay Language book is 5/9 as many as the Chinese Language books. Find the ratio of the number of Malay Language books to the number of English Language books. (Express ...
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 7:52pm by henry

Language Studies
Can body language impair a speaker’s language performance?
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 6:58pm by Breann

Language
Does the Turkish language belong to the Indo-European Language family?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:03pm by Anonymous

Sience
Each of the following language is the complement of a simpler language. In each part, construct a DFA for the simpler language, then use it to give the state diagram of a DFA for the language given. In all parts  sigma={a,b} g. {w|w is any string that doesn't contain exactly ...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 9:04am by Antoine

language arts
idntify gerunds and then write how its used:S is subject PN predicate nominative DO direct object OP object of a preposition 1)CHEERING the team gave me a sore throat 2)Joanna's mother enjoys PRESERVING fruits and vegetables 3)We stopped him from TELLING the secret 4)Alicia's ...
Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 8:43pm by robert

Education
Writing process teaching strategies used with first language learners are: a. the same for first and second language writers b. effective for second language learners with some modifications c. effective for first language learners only d. effective for language learners when ...
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 12:30am by rj

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

Language Arts
I am in a verse chior group for oral language and I need an oral language peice that is up to 8th grade reading level. Any ideas?
Monday, October 15, 2007 at 10:06pm by NIKKI

english
what does this mean? how can i summarize it ?? "we acquire language not just because we are taught it, but because we are born with the principles of language. They're in our genes. We have language because of nature, not just nurture"
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 4:14pm by melissa

communications
This is homework for communications class, and I'm not sure what the hell I need to do. I need to get a good grade, because I'm not doing to well. Please help. Here is what to do. Using I language Practice using I language. Use it at work, school, home with your family, any ...
Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 2:42pm by marie

English
For the deaf, a person used the finger language /the sign language. (Is this one correct? Which expression is correct, finger language or sign language? Thank you.)
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 10:39am by rfvv

Communication Language Studies
Most modern style manuals endorse the elimination of sexist language. Would the reduction of sexist language influence the thoughts or attitudes of individuals who comply with these standards? Why or why not?
Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 2:27pm by Jessica

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

English
We were supposed to label every word in these sentences, but some of them were kind of confusing: The process is a method using heat and cold. I know that "the" is article adj., "process" is subject, a article adj, "and" is a conjunction , but what is the rest. He showed ...
Wednesday, December 13, 2006 at 5:35pm by Katie

language
How does language allow self-reflection, organize perceptions, and allow hypothetical thought? Explain the connection between language and perception. Use a specific example to illustrate this connection.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 4:58pm by shanty

methods for teaching
please help me find some sites for the ff: 1. situational language teaching 2. audio-lingualism 3. communicative language teaching 4. total physical response 5. the silent way 6. community language learning 7. the natural approach 8. suggestopedia
Sunday, December 9, 2007 at 2:42am by stunning gurl

gerunds
Love is caring, and I always try to show I care. Caring is the gerund and is it used as a predicate noun? I was thinking it could also be a DO, but i'm not sure if it renames love?
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:37pm by michael

language arts
The narrator plays in dark and shadowy streets; his light is Mangan's sister. Examine the way he describes her, the feelings he has for her, and the language he uses to narrate his account of his devotion to her. What is the meaning of the inclusion of the language of medieval...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:25pm by anonymous

Comm 100 college
The most important principle of language adaptation is to A.adapt the level of language to the situation and the audience. B.adapt to less formal and more colloquial so that all people will understand you. C.adapt to spoken and written substandard language A?
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 5:58pm by Michelle

6th geo
The Welsh language is an important reason why Wales is a unique part of the United Kingdom. After reading about the origins of the Welsh language and how it’s used today, describe two steps being taken to preserve the language and ensure its future.
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 9:33pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy♥

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

early childhood
The use of _______ characterizes the teacher's method of initiating and directing children's verbal responses in a format that can confuse children from non-mainstream cultures. A language modeling B. evencasts c. school language d. language conventions i choose a really not ...
Friday, July 22, 2011 at 11:06pm by red

sociolinguistics
does anyone know what a superposed language is? To superpose is to place something OVER something else. In this case, if you are talking about a language, you would be taking a new language and making it the language of common usage. Example, if you are an immigrant into the ...
Sunday, June 17, 2007 at 3:56pm by tea

english..... please help me again.
please help me on my exam. to make good answer enough.please correct my english and answer if it is relevant to the question. thanks alot. please help me if you can give or add more on my answers. question 2.“Spoken language was the first form of communication between human ...
Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 7:15am by jessie

english..pls. ms. sue help me
please help me on my exam. to make good answer enough.please correct my english and answer if it is relevant to the question. thanks alot. please help me if you can give or add more on my answers. question 2.“Spoken language was the first form of communication between human ...
Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 8:26pm by jessie

English
Which sentence contains words in italics that form a gerund phrase? A. The laughing boy sat down. (Laughing is the italic word B. An interesting novel provides good entertainment. ( Interesting is the italic word) C. Winning the race demanded speed and endurance. (Winning is ...
Friday, December 1, 2006 at 3:20pm by Mimi

college psychology
All of the following are true regarding billingualism EXCEPT: -Individuals who learn a second language during childhood are more likely to speak it with the appropriate accent. - Those who are billingual usually demonstrate a less efficient performance on memory tasks in terms...
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 8:51pm by Michele

English
1.He delayed doing/to do his homework. 2.He suggested going/to go on a picnic. 3.He quit smoking/to smoke. 4.He avoided meeting/to meet the lady. 5.He proposed going abroad/to go abroad. (Which one is correct? Do we have to use only gerunds in the sentences above?)
Friday, March 19, 2010 at 8:06pm by rfvv

English
1. There is a boy in the living room. 2. Did you make a shopping list? 3. He bought a pair of pants at the clothing store. In the sentende, what is the part of speech of 'living', 'shopping' and 'clothing'? Are they gerunds or nouns?
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 12:44am by John

please review
Inclusive Language—Making Language Nonsexist: The directors and their wives met the stockholders for a night on the town. My answer:1.The directors and their spouses met the stockholders for a night on the town. Inclusive Language—Making Language Nonsexist: Each advisor was ...
Wednesday, July 4, 2007 at 2:16pm by ann

Language..Grammar
A clause from sentence 1 has been turned into a ______ in sentence 2? 1.Since she knew what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. 2.Knowing what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. My aswer is Relative Pronoun is that correct? Thank You "...
Wednesday, July 4, 2007 at 2:16am by Mandi

Green
Describe how the verb argument structure(VAC)subject+verb++lo… is learned by a second language learner? why or how based on Ellis and Larsen-Freeman(2009) and Eskilsden(2008) all make the case that second language learning emerges from usage, from a learner's experience with a...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:03pm by Monique

linguistics
Describe how the verb argument structure(VAC)subject+verb++lo… is learned by a second language learner? why or how based on Ellis and Larsen-Freeman(2009) and Eskilsden(2008) all make the case that second language learning emerges from usage, from a learner's experience with a...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 1:49pm by Monique

Language Arts/ Reading
Which is true of reading methods? 1. Quality literature aids success for all reading materials. 2. Whole language has been proven to be the most comprehensive reading method. 3. Experiences focused on written language are the most beneficial to children. Would number one be ...
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 7:33pm by Anonymous

ms.pls help me urgent and thanks a lot to you
ms sue thank you so much. and please help me again for this answer so that i can submit to my teacher in english. . “Spoken language was the first form of communication between human beings, it came along with the written language, and writing is the transcript of speech not a...
Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 10:21pm by jessie

english
How does "language represent you"? "language" as in the way you dress, speak, walk, smile, etc..
Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 5:09pm by lana

choir/language
what language is the song bonse aba in? im thinking zambian am i right?
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 8:05pm by ali

language
What types of figurative language did MLK jr. use in 'Letter to Birmingham Jail'?
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 4:49pm by Anonymous

Language
Just a curious question. Which language would be more useful, Spanish or French.
Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 12:56pm by Larry

PHL 251
describe the role of critical thinking and language/language diversity in persuasion.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 7:24pm by Denise

super quick easy question
does anyone know of a website translating english to shakespearean language? or to elizabethan language?
Monday, January 11, 2010 at 10:49pm by tori

Language Studies
What are some ways that language can be used to perform the act of giving someone a warning?
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 2:33pm by Pamela

Language Arts
What types of Figurative language is this? 1Emily was and oxygen-dependent mammal, a hairless ape.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 10:19pm by Anonymous

Language Arts
I don't know why authors use figurative language. Can you please help? Thank you! :)
Monday, October 8, 2007 at 5:31pm by Sonic

computer
how to download C language? give any website for downloading C language.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 5:53am by jerry

english
where can i find a translation to another language or help to do a tranlation to another language of marc antony's speech in julius caesar Act 3 sc.2
Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 11:02pm by laura

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 ...
Saturday, October 4, 2008 at 9:29am by Imran

sign language
Is American Sign Language used worldwide? Or is there a different kind of sign language for different countries?
Friday, April 11, 2008 at 12:11pm by sarah

Communication
Inclusive Language—Nonracist and Nonagist Language The woman who earned the award was a Negro from Louisiana. Inclusive Language—Nonracist and Nonagist Language It seems that every Golden Ager is on the bus trip to Laughlin, Nevada Please explain what you are supposed to do ...
Friday, July 28, 2006 at 6:34pm by chandara

language arts
figurative language worksheet help! one question is it is as cold as she is as smart as a his backpack was as heavy as a and so on please help me get these answers
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 10:02pm by britlyn

Language Arts
Please explain the power of language
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 5:42pm by Damien

Literacy
PROVIDE EXAMPLES OF SUCCESSFUL PRACTICE OF PHONICS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND BUILDING LANGUAGE DEVELPMENT TOWARD FLUENCY
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 4:39pm by Anonymous

Literacy
provide examples of successful practices of pnonics for English Language Learners and building language development toward fluency
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 8:18pm by Anonymous

Human Realtions - "You" and "I" Messages
Hi, I'm stuck on changing "You" language into "I" language on these statements: "You need to get more sleep." "You watch too much TV."
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 3:57pm by Alex L.

language
hi, im doing a project for my language class. can anyone please tell me what is the first line on page 3 in the book curious george goes to a chocolate factory? thanks
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 10:13am by josh

language
the language from which the word mawkish derives is: a}new latin b}middle english c}low german d}old north french which one is it?
Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 7:57pm by britney

Language
Language is unique to humans - why? Just point me in the right direction, I have googled it and keep getting scientific articles, I don't understand. Thanks for your time
Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 4:02pm by Mike

language arts
chomsky theorized that language is
Saturday, May 8, 2010 at 11:13pm by angel

Language
A naturalistic language-learning environment
Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 10:26pm by Daisy

Language
A naturalistic language-learning environment is
Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 10:29pm by Daisy

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

English
Can you proofread this revision and tell me if it looks correct? Thank you. You should invest in a good Dictionary—and a good Thesaurus as well—to 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-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

Computer Science
I need some help about Turing Machines, and prove by reductions. Here are the 2 questions: 1. Sketch the construction of a Turing Machine that decides the language L = a^i where i is not prime. 2. Show that the language 2Strings is not recursive by reducing any one of the two ...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:51pm by Yu

EW! GRAMMAR!
Can someone help me find GOOD pratice tests for Prepositional phrases, Participial phrases, gerunds phrases, infinitive, appositive, adjective phrase, adverb phrases, main clause, subordinate clause, complex clause and compound complex clause Thanks!
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 10:42pm by Chopsticks

English
How can I tell the differnce between progressive verbs and gerunds, e.g. in the sentence Philip is planning a party, how do I know whether planning is the Direct Object and party is the object of the gerund or is plannning is the verb and party is the direct object?
Sunday, March 16, 2008 at 1:28pm by Anonymous

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?
Monday, October 22, 2007 at 8:18am by billy

language arts/earth science
hey people.. I'm preparing a speech for my language arts and earth science class (the speech is persuasive, about "why should we use geothermal energy"). so I was looking for some methods how to start my speech (introduction), how to end it, body language and stuff like that. ...
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at 8:51am by emmi

language arts check answers
6.which of the following groups of words is a clause? A.to learn a new language B.around the corner C.waiting for the bell to ring D.if the catcher dropped the ball(I PICK THIS)
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 6:25pm by Matt

English lit.
Discuss history of the english language referring to major language families, branches,periods,changes, etc
Monday, September 6, 2010 at 5:53pm by Brittany

early chilhood
If an early childhood teacher were to learn a second language along with learning Standard English, what language should it be?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7:55pm by betsy

Language
what are some ideas that i can put on a language project for thing about me (eg.fav.food, fav. colors, etc.)
Tuesday, September 4, 2007 at 6:39pm by Cyleste

Sign Language
Hi, I am having problems with the structures of sentences in sign language. Can you please put each of these sentences in sign language sentence structure? What will the weather be like today? The sun will be out, and it will be windy. I thought it was going to rain. It is ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 3:21pm by LeXi<3

language arts
How can English language arts teachers create a literacy-rich environment in their classrooms?
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at 8:45pm by sally

english language
what are articles and how are they used in the english language. 2)form 3 simple,compound and complex sentences
Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 7:40am by jamis

Language arts
Figurative language
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 8:12pm by Bob

language
is welsh a dying language?
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 1:00pm by ♥rebel•stupidity=kathy

Language
Look ,,,Joji language..
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 5:39pm by Nawaf

psychology
Neurons communicate with each other through: a) electrical language only b)electrical and hemical language c) the glial cells d)neurogenesis Is C correct answer?THANK YOU
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 1:27pm by vedrana

English- Figurative Language
What type of figurative language is the following sentence? : Oh, never, if I live to a million, Shall I feel such a terrible pain.
Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 5:45pm by Michelle

English language
English is not my first language and someone just told me: 'my mom was asking about you', what does it mean and what people usually reply to that sort of statement? Thanks
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 12:39pm by Viola

Early Child Ed.
Cn you help me with this question? Which would be the best answer for this question (B or D)? A normally developing child can learn two languages(English and the native language)simultaneously,provided that: A. the early learning teacher provides language strips at both ...
Saturday, November 3, 2007 at 4:26pm by Anonymous

Gaelic
I know that there are lots of different kinds of Gaelic in the British Isles, and I'm learning one right now. I want a website that tells every single language currently spoken (not like Manx or Celtic) in the Isles and then, hopefully, a map of the Isles that color codes (or ...
Thursday, March 27, 2008 at 5:57pm by Orli B Fan

english
Rewrite the following sentences, focusing on the grammar area specified in the left column. To enter your answer, click next to the number and begin typing. If the sentence is already correct, write No Change. Inclusive Language—Making Language Nonsexist The directors and ...
Monday, April 30, 2007 at 10:46pm by Nene

language arts
Could someone suggest one way that teachers can integrate content and instruction in an English language arts classroom. It will give me an idea how to anwser the question. Thank you
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 9:39pm by sally

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