April 19, 2014

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The only way to determine number of sounds is to say the word out loud. For instance "cough" only has 3 sounds. (k aw f) "brought" has 4 sounds (b r aw t) "book" has 3 sounds (b oo k) You can look into some dictionaries and they will give you the sounds.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 4:53pm by GuruBlue

"stories you've spun" = alliteration Also it just sounds better ... not such harsh sounds as in "formulated" ... t's and d's are hard sounds.
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 10:18pm by Writeacher

Hearing Question
Middle ear infections can result in a conductive hearing loss. A person who experiences this type of impairment is likely to have difficulty hearing loud sounds or soft sounds? Don't they have difficulty hearing soft sounds? Thank you for your help! yes, cant hear soft sounds.
Friday, April 13, 2007 at 8:20pm by Brandie

Early childhood literacy
Most preschoolers can produce: a. all the vowel sounds b. all the sounds in their native language c. all consonants d. accurate productions of all sounds
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 7:51pm by Frankie

1. That sounds fun to me. (What is the part of sppech of 'fun'? Is it a noun or an adjective? What about "funny" instead of "fun"? 2. That sounds funny to me. 3. That sounds interesting to me. (Do the three have the same meaning?)
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 5:38am by rfvv

Two speakers are wired to emit identical sounds in unison. The wavelength in air of the sounds is 6 m. Do the sounds interfere constructively or destructively at a point 10 m from both speakers? 1. Destructively 2. Neither 3. Constructively
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:26pm by Emily

If your ears were larger, you would: a. be able to hear sounds at lower amplitude (softer sounds) b. lose the ability to hear low amplitude high frequency sounds c. not experience any difference in your hearing ability d. none of the above
Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 6:18pm by ashley

how do you determine how many sounds a word has? I know how to tell how many syllables it has, but not the sounds.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 4:53pm by mary

5th grade
A long O sounds as in hotel. A short O sounds as in hot, dot, mom.
Monday, August 31, 2009 at 8:21pm by DrBob222

sounds (it sounds/ it does sound / it is sounding ) Sra
Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 8:30pm by SraJMcGin

1. Medical 6. dream. I enrolled immediately... (sounds better as separate sentences, otherwise it's a run-on) It sounds great!
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 5:22pm by Jen

"Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds but not consonant sounds as in consonance. Example: Sweet sleep sweeps the Greek fleet "
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 at 8:04pm by GuruBlue

Early Childhood Growth and Development
Silly question, there are about 10,000 answers to this. Ever watch an infant learn to talk? They learn by making sounds, and then learning to repeat them by listening and controlling their larynx and mouth, then finally, by observing others reactions when they make those ...
Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 10:33am by bobpursley

1. "Yes, it sounds nice," smiled the first seed. 2. "Yes, it sounds nice," the first seed smiled. 3. "Yes, it sounds nice," smiled he. 4. "Yes, it sounds nice," he smiled. (Which one is correct?)
Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at 10:08pm by John

This question is about sound waves. __________ make all sounds, and all sounds are transmitted.
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 1:14pm by Aundriea or Andrea

#3 -- Jews sounds like jewz; juice sounds like joose #4 -- "Eveline" (spelling)
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 10:45am by Writeacher

1. Why don't we take a tennis? - Sounds good. 2. Why don't we take a tennis lesson? - Sounds good. 3. Why don't we take a tennis class? - Sounds good. (Which dialogue is grammatical and common? Thank you.)
Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 10:02pm by rfvv

Nautical Studies
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. On the first site you can test your knowledge! 1. 2. (rules from U.S. Coast Guard, Alexandria, VA. Go to D & E for rule 35): (Broken Link Removed) 3. (Broken...
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 2:41am by SraJMcGin

This just sounds wrong,.english sentence.
the we sounds like its in the wrong tense or something.
Monday, November 26, 2007 at 4:14pm by Student - HELP!

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Trying to represent French sounds with English letters/sounds is NOT one of my favorite things! The s from "allons" combined with the "y" sounds like a zzzz. Al (like the boys name, short for Alfred) lone (like alone/loan) ...
Saturday, April 26, 2008 at 5:26pm by SraJMcGin

How long does it take befroe you mayhave permanent hearing damage for sounds at 100 dB? What about sounds at 120 dB?
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 1:07pm by Anonymous

I wrote, "I like to swim in summer." My teacher marked it wrong and said it should read "I like to swim in THE summer." Can anyone offer an explanation, please, why my way is wrong? I don't know why it was marked wrong. Both with and without "the" are correct. It sounds as if ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 8:07am by Charlie

An iamb sounds like this: da DA Iambic dimeter sounds like this: da DA da DA A trochee sounds like this: DA da Trochaic dimeter sounds like this: DA da DA da Tell me what you think about line 1, and rethink your answers and let me know. This may help:
Sunday, December 25, 2011 at 11:42am by Writeacher

10th grade english( the kite runner)
Alliteration is the repetition of sounds at the beginnings of sequential words, and these sounds are almost always consonants. In that poem (line 3), you'll read "rifles' rapid rattle" -- an instance of ...
Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 2:45pm by Writeacher

That sounds pretty good. It seems as though you might have copied some of that off Wiki... I'm not accusing you of anything so dont get offended. but that sounds good!
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 11:34am by Allison

Special Education
This sounds like he has three hands. How is he guiding 1 hand? Also -- "at least 3 blocks" sounds vague. Would Shimon get confused if there were 20 blocks?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 1:41pm by Ms. Sue

C sounds right to me. D sounds right I'm stuck between B and A.
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 3:39pm by anthony

Assonance is the repetition of VOWEL sounds (a, e, i, o, u); consonance and alliteration involve the repetition of consonants (all the other letters of the alphabet); in alliteration that is the repetition of consonant sounds at the BEGINNING of words. Here is the best ...
Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 2:57am by Writeacher

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 1:06am by LYN

It sounds a bit awkward to me to be honest because it does not sound like the sentence agrees. I would say something more along the lines "the swirling snows gives you mental blissfulness...?" Not sure if that sounds too great for your poem but hope it helps!
Monday, December 14, 2009 at 5:52pm by Michelle

It was hard/firm, nonreducible, there were no bowel sounds within the hernia. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on It does sound like it could be A, but at the same time it sounds like a fragment
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 5:26pm by Marie

#1 sounds as if they realize they're sorry while they're teasing her. #2 sounds as if they're sorry after the teasing is over.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:31pm by Writeacher

Language arts please check this
I'm not sure which sounds better? as best that I can --------------or----------- as best as I can Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The 2nd sounds better ( or you could even leave the "as" out = as best I can. THANK YOU SOOOOO MUCH!!!!!! ;)
Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 6:38pm by Help24

I need help writing an onamatopeiac poem. it needs to have 6 verses, 6 lines in each, 2 onamatopeaic sounds in each line and 10 syllables in each line. it can be based anywhere with sounds e.g. a farm, zoo. if you can do this or get anywhere close to this please reply. thankyou.
Saturday, March 15, 2008 at 9:32pm by Jack Goode

English composition
1. I found that the printing states were so bad. 2. On account of linking sounds(liaisons), we can not hear what is said sometimes. Are linking sounds and liaisons grammatical? Are Sentence 1 and Sentence 2 all correct?
Monday, October 22, 2007 at 8:13am by John

Response Evaluation (Urgent! Please, help me!)
I think it sounds pretty good, though I have never watched the movie and although your article is not necessarily convincing I'm not about to start nitpicking. If you are in tenth grade or under I'd say it sounds pretty good.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 4:49pm by Cate

Imagine for a moment that treble sounds could travel at 400 m/s, but bass sounds at only 200 m/s. If sound behaved that way, and you were listening to the CU band in Folsom stadium from a distance of 110 m, how much delay would you hear between the trumpet and tuba notes when ...
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 8:40pm by Joe

idk - sounds like science
Idk = "I don't know." Just helping. This sounds like a science question. You might want to ask your teacher the subject if I am incorrect. :-)
Monday, January 17, 2011 at 12:57am by MattsRiceBowl

5th grade
wht are short vowel sounds?
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 9:46pm by danielwhat are short vowel sounds

In front of Hey should be the opening quote = "Hey... A comma after elementary school, would give someone pause for a breath (and/or emphasis) basketball scholarship offers = sounds better with less sibilant (s) sounds? advantages of OR in? Nicely done---just a few mechanics. Sra
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 9:26am by SraJMcGin

I highly recommend you listen to the sounds on this reference provided by Writeacher: I have heard these kinds of "crack" and "rumble" sounds on stronger earthquakes in the past. The crack is very distinct, but the ...
Sunday, December 7, 2008 at 8:39am by drwls

English composition
Ok, now for more questions: 1. What are "printing states"?? 2. I still don't understand what you mean by linking sounds. Could these be what you mean?? 1. I found that the printing in the books was so bad that I decided to return them. 2. Because of other sounds around us, we ...
Monday, October 22, 2007 at 8:13am by Writeacher

1. "It" in this case is the act of giving. The sentence is rather awkward. "Giving happiness to others can bring happiness to you" sounds better. 2. and 3. are both correct. "Anything" refers to one type of thing and "Something" refers to a plural class of things. "Volunteer ...
Saturday, November 21, 2009 at 3:51am by drwls

The simple subject is "roar," while "sound" is the verb. However, since "roar" is singular, "sounds" would be the correct form of the verb. Although the arrangement is correct, it could also be "The roar of the lions sounds across the grasslands." I hope this helps. Thanks for...
Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at 12:55am by PsyDAG

A train sounds its horn as it approaches an inters
A train sounds its horn as it approaches an intersection. The horn can just be heard at a level of 53 dB by an observer 11 km away. (a) What is the average power generated by the horn?
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 2:46pm by Anonymous

Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds, and may or may not rhyme. Look at the other lines around this and decide if you want to include assonance. Here's an excellent example of assonance -- TWO matching vowel sounds in the three words: Jumpy monkey sundae (the name of a ...
Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 7:40pm by Writeacher

English 9-Please recheck answer and provide some d
If it's not a or c, then it has to be b or d. I still believe that b is not worded correctly, but given your explanation of how Updike tells the story, it sounds as if b would be incorrect even if it were worded correctly. It sounds as if d is your best bet if the story is ...
Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 2:36pm by Writeacher

college/Public Speaking
Elision is the omission of one or more sounds (such as a vowel, a consonant, or a whole syllable) in a word or phrase, producing a result that is easier for the speaker to pronounce. Sometimes, sounds may be elided for euphonic effect. Elision is normally unintentional, but it...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 4:40pm by Jaclyn

1. Sounds fine. 2. Instead of "Read the reading" (which is repetitive), you should have "Read the passage" or "Read the text..." All the 3's are not sentences. 3. Sounds fine. 3-1. To avoid the repetition of "words" so close together, I'd change "wrong words" to "errors." 3-2 ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 8:43am by Writeacher

Ms. Sue
The term assimilation refers to when : A.*** a word is borrowed into English through different venues B. A latin adj. becomes an english verb C. certain sounds blend into and become similar to neighboring sounds. D. a Latin bse meaning does not fit the definition of the word.
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at 8:08pm by henry

'Write a sentence describing the sounds made by each of the following things. Try to use onomatopoeia and alliteration to echo the sounds you hear' 1. a rainy, windy night 2. a cat eating dry pet food 3. a dumming practicing 4. a city street 5. a person eating soup I think the...
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 1:21pm by mysterychicken

In the old days I would have called this stannic sulfate. Today I would name it as tin(IV) sulfate. Frankly, I liked stannic sulfate better, the new format sounds like I'm saying "ten four" and that sounds like I'm playing detective. 10, 4 and out.
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 6:46pm by DrBob222

English: Consonance and Assonance
Consonance: Examples: group/grope, middle/muddle, wonder/wander Listen to the beginning and ending sounds, disregarding the vowels in the middle. Assonance: Examples: jumpy monkey sundae (the /u/ and /o/ sounds...
Monday, February 4, 2008 at 10:32pm by Writeacher

and my favorite word: élève which contains the letter "e" with 3 different and distinct sounds! é = like A, the first letter in the English alphabet è = like eh e = like uh (Forgive trying to get French sounds with English. This is NOT my favorite thing to do1) Sra (aka Mme)
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 8:15am by SraJMcGin

sentence stucture
4) Indigenous caregivers are people couples can go to for help when they need immediate assistance. Where it says "people couples" to me it sounds odd. How can I make it sound better? 5) For example, a teacher or doctor can help provide certain resources the couples are in ...
Saturday, January 19, 2008 at 4:09pm by Bizzy

If you placed the stethoscope on the patient's bracial artery, but did not put the BP cuff on the patient, you wouldnt hear blood flow sounds. Explain Why you woundnt hear hear bllod floww sounds if you didnt put the BP cuff in the patient?
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 7:00pm by Ivy

German Help Please....
#1 , ok #2, should be Sie haben den Film lieber. You need the plural, your choice would say "She prefers the film" , which would be singular #3 choice D, yours sounds like a Google translation #4 ok #5 A, B, and C are definitely out, C sounds very clumsy, I would say " Er ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 12:04am by Reiny

I am suppose to come up with an real life example where radical expression might be used.I was just wondering if someone could look over my example and tell me if it sounds ok. Imagine a right triangle ABC, where B is the right angle. Say you wanted to travel from point A to ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2007 at 2:38am by Jess

what is the Gerund phrase and Noun function in these sentences? 1)Writing a research paper sounds difficult. 2)He must like studying calculus. 3)Her favorite pastime is entertaining friends. 4)Water skiing, sailing, and swimming are my favorite summer sports. 5)I enjoy playing...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 6:32pm by jason

what is the Gerund phrase and Noun function in these sentences? 1)Writing a research paper sounds difficult. 2)He must like studying calculus. 3)Her favorite pastime is entertaining friends. 4)Water skiing, sailing, and swimming are my favorite summer sports. 5)I enjoy playing...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 7:43pm by cody

English help
Which details can be considered primary support for the main primary suppor for the main idea statement. The development of speech in infants follows a definite sequence or pattern of development. a.By the time an infant is six months old, he or she can make 12 different ...
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 7:37pm by ME

"2 teaspoonfuls four times a day for 4 days" sounds like 32 teaspoonfuls to me, then "1 teaspoonful four times a day for 2 days" sounds like 8 more. How many is that? Didn't you tell me a few posts back that 1 teaspoonful is 5 m? ????
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 11:36pm by Reiny

01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? a Acoustic b Morphology c Articulatory d Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. a Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence stress, intonation ...
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 4:52am by Jess

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. je parlerai = zhuh par-luhr-ay (understand that trying to use English sounds to represent French sounds is NOT a good thing! The best is to have someone who speaks French say it for you. If they could put it on tape for you, ...
Saturday, June 7, 2008 at 10:03pm by SraJMcGin

the dolphin is often called a fish. it is really a mammal that lives in the sea. the dolphin must come to the surface to breathe. it can stay underwater six minutes before returning for air. often refferred to as the ''prankster of the sea,'' the dolphin is a fiendly animal. ...
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 6:26pm by Astasia

A train is moving parallel and adjacent to a highway with a constant speed of 23 m/s. A car is traveling in the same direction as the train at 46 m/s. The car’s horn sounds at 550 Hz and the train’s whistle sounds at 360 Hz. When the car is behind the train what fre- quency ...
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 9:37pm by anonumous

1. Sounds fine. 2. and 2-1 -- I'd say "Italics" and "cursive," leaving out "script" and "type." 3. Sounds fine. 4. Did your friend write the introductory passage? Or is the introductory passage about your friend? If it's the former, then use "by" in place of "of." If it's the ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 8:52am by Writeacher

Word within the Word Analogy Help
Actually no, both are not d. contrapuntal means composing of two or more relatively different melodies, and polyphony means different sounds. Choice A, contradictory means opposite sounds and disruption means division. So choice A is the correct answer, NOT Choice D. For the ...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:36pm by Ari

01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? None Acoustic Morphology Articulatory Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. None Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence stress, intonation ...
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 4:37am by Jess

3rd grade
1. Shatter is to break b. batter is to stake Shatter is to batter ( they have the same sounds as break is to stake ( they have the same sounds.
Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 2:42pm by GuruBlue

I want to ask the pronounciation of the future simple. je parlerai tu parleras il parlera nous parlerons vous parlerez ils parleront Is parlerai sounds the same as parlerez, parleras same as parlera, and parlerons same as parleront?? Cause the three pairs sounds the same to me.
Saturday, June 7, 2008 at 10:03pm by french

I think you've being going in circles. Why try to put these two similar things together? Why not this? "Energy is required to break a bond." or "Breaking a chemical bond requires energy." or "The absorption of energy is necessary to break a chemical bond." I think it sounds ...
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 4:30pm by DrBob222

Which of these best characterizes the difference between meter and diction in poetry? A.Meter is the rhythmical cadence and diction is the use of language. B.Meter is the pattern of end sounds and diction is the pattern of beginning sounds. C.Meter appeals to the senses and ...
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 10:34am by ADAM CORN

Once you learn the sound system for French, it will be very easy: jouets = "jou" rhymes with "you" and although I hate trying to represent French sounds with English letters = jyou The "ets" is like the first letter of the English alphabet = a. Because the final letter is "s" ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 2:22pm by SraJMcGin

Assonance and alliteration have to do with SOUND. Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds (not just the vowels). Here's an example -- say it aloud to yourself: jumpy monkey sundae You have to say these aloud -- you won't hear them if you just read them to yourself. (...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 4:29pm by Writeacher

Seriously, I would love to know the answer to this question, will someone please answer it!!! What is quick back-and-forth motions repeated over and over? That wasn't a answer, I NEED AN ANSWER!!! wave? Pressure wave? Sound wave? Transverse wave? I think they're thinking of ...
Tuesday, February 27, 2007 at 6:26pm by Lisa

Her mind flew so quickly,she had so much to remember, that she forgot to stop at the light. Easy, it is spelt "grammar" Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. When you post please clarify as best you can what you want us to do! In addition to the spelling, perhaps...
Saturday, March 31, 2007 at 2:59am by Anonymous

Business Communication
Identify the sentence with the correct adjective or adverb. (a) I have a little to offer, but you have lesser. (b) If Dennis were least obnoxious, potential clients might find him more approachable. (c) I need a haircut badly (d) The summer solstice is the most longest day of ...
Friday, April 3, 2009 at 1:52pm by Anonymous

We don't do YOUR WORK
:) , well I did my question in parts, trying to find what I didnt have....I found: 1.) displacement of car before red light 2.) delta t of car before red light 3.) delta t of car after it accelerates 4) total time of car & train moving (which sounds wrong) 5.) total ...
Tuesday, September 11, 2007 at 4:31pm by Brooke

English expression
A. Listen carefully, and choose the picture suitable for the content of the dialogue. sounds good B. Listen carefully, and draw a line to indicate who teaches which subject. Look at the two people on the left, and the textbooks on the right. Draw a line between while you ...
Saturday, March 8, 2008 at 1:35am by Writeacher

description for
A few of you have noted that Google's description of is ineffective on the search results. It currently reads: ----- Articles, games, humor and puzzles for many school areas including art, computers, English, foreign languages, health, home economics, mathematics, ...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 2:59pm by Leo

To me it sounds good. Thank you.
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 6:41pm by E.G.

Sounds correct to me as well.
Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at 9:16pm by E.G.

Sounds ok.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 8:13pm by DrBob222

Can someone tell me if this objective for my lab report sounds alright? The objective of this multistep lab was to ultimately synthesize 4-bromo-2-chloro-6-iodoaniline through the intermediate formation of acetanilide, 4-bromoacetanilide, 4-bromo-2-chloroacetanilide, and 4-...
Monday, April 14, 2008 at 5:44am by ~christina~

U. Physics
Two loudspeakers are placed 3.00m apart. They emit 485 Hz sounds, in phase. A microphone is placed 3.20m distant from a point midway between the two speakers, where an intensity maximum is recorded. How far must the microphone be moved to the right to find the first intensity ...
Monday, November 23, 2009 at 3:51pm by Taylor

sounds gay
Monday, January 8, 2007 at 5:05pm by Kelly

sounds ok. I suppose that's J/g
Friday, February 8, 2008 at 7:55pm by DrBob222

That sounds good to me.
Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 4:32pm by DrBob222

sounds right to me
Monday, February 11, 2008 at 9:35pm by Anonymous

Sounds good to me!
Friday, February 8, 2008 at 3:10pm by Sarah

Sounds right to me.
Monday, May 19, 2008 at 1:22pm by economyst

sounds correct to me
Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 1:11pm by anonymous

Child Care
D sounds eight to me.
Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 3:54pm by Writeacher

That sounds good!
Friday, February 27, 2009 at 3:12pm by Cassie

i think B sounds better
Monday, March 9, 2009 at 11:58am by his

that sounds right. thank you!
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 6:06pm by Anonymous

thats sounds good.
Saturday, March 28, 2009 at 9:04pm by Brianna

Sounds good
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at 7:30pm by Michele

That sounds right to me.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 at 2:22pm by GuruBlue

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