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linguistics
what is a firthian linguistics?...its full structure and history...

linguistics/society
I just need three people to give their first thought definition of literacy. Please & thanks!

linguistics
what is firthian linguistics??? please do answer...thanks...

linguistics
Morphemes in algebra

linguistics
how do you pronounce these: ferdinand de Saussure???

linguistics
what do you mean by a "target language"???...

Linguistics
Please How Do We Know Whether A Sylable Is Stressed Or Not?

Linguistics
Please how do we know whether a sylable is stressed or not?

Cultural Diversity
What are the linguistics of Puerto Rican Americans

English
1. He has finally paid his debt to society. (What does 'society' mean here? Did he pay the debt to a bank or just the society he lives in?)

English
A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." A. Society needs ...

English
where do you think perceptions come from, either a person's or a society's? What shapes them when they're first developed, and what causes them to change them over time? How can we, when studying a different society - or even our own - make the distinctions between an ...

English PLEASE!!!
A thermostat is a device used to adjust the temperature indoors. Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? "The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." Society needs more...

society, please help
I have to write an essay over society's biggest problem. It says: " In our society we face a number of problems, such as crime, poverty, and pollution. What do you think is the biggest problem we face in our society today, and why is it a serious issue?Write an essay ...

english
Identify the italicized word according to its class in structural linguistics. (There) are no easy answers.

Linguistics/English
I have an assignment about sentence diagramming. I need help. Any example given will be great.

English 9th grade
Which of the following explanations best interprets the author's intended meaning in the bolded words in following sentence? The Church was a thermostat that transformed the mores of society." The church was a thermostat is bolded ANSWER CHOICES: 1.) Society needs more ...

society, please help
What is a negative problem with today society??? What is society's biggest problem??

Linguistcs
When a person misspell a word in which part of linguistics he needs to work on syntax, morphology, phonology, or semantics?

to CL re SPELLING
Just in case you don't find my response with your original question ... http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1160613440.1160653608 =) http://www.sil.org/linguistics/GlossaryOflinguisticTerms/WhatIsAHomograph.htm Another webpage with the definition and further examples. =)

world history
Enlightenment philosophers and reformers criticized the great inequalities that existed in society and believed that thought reason, a better society was possible. They called for social equality, abolition of slavery, prision reform, and improvements in education. What ...

Women in Society
How does the way a society treats and regards its women affect the way outsiders perceive that society? How do you think cinema - and other forms of pop culture and mass media - affect that perception?

English & Composition!
This is my conclusion to my surveillance essay. Can someone help me revise this or suggest any changes. I tried to make the conclusion as mature as possible to be a college/ university type of conclusion. Any further suggestions would be much appreciated. *I used "society" ...

HIS 135
CheckPoint: Johnson’s “Great Society” Kennedy’s New Frontier and Johnson’s Great Society • Like JFK, President Johnson also had a vision for his administration. His program of initiatives was called the “Great Society.” Please: o Describe two of Johnson’s “...

Linguistics
how many morphemes and syllables are contained in each of the following words? Ohio Algebra Cows Expel Congenital Canoes Cognate Herb Helicopter Saltpeter

Biology
I would like some help if that is OK, like soon!:) 1.) A group of scientists proposes an idea that a chemical compound will enable bean plants to grow faster. They grow one group of bean plants in the presence of the compound and another group in the absence of the compound. ...

Opinions needed pls.
Which types of body art do you believe would be acceptable in mainstream Canadian society? Does this make it "good"? Explain your opinion. Thnks. Without question, cosmetic surgery is acceptable in Canadian society. It comes in many forms. Face, torso, arms, buttocks, thighs, ...

society
consider the level of individual commitment required to foster pluralism in society

History (Western Society)
How does hammurabi's code reveal about babylonian society?

Society & Environment Engineering
___________is the scientific study of human society and social interaction

Culture and society
what is the structure of american society during pre/post emancipation period

Linguistics
Underline the stem extenders in the following words: Philosophy Somnipathy Metaphor Induction Hypnotic Anthropology Pneumectomy Acrid Tennons Extension Saltpeter Maternal

English
Which option best describes a main idea of "Kuba Khan" Society tends to fear creative people Creative people are welcome in society Society tends to love creative people< Hail is a problem in many societies

Social studies 8th grade
What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A) work in the rice fields B) we're going to tobacco fields ** C) working the lumber business D) Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of the small farmer? A) ...

Anthropology
If a friend were to say, “ He’s the president of the college” the term “president” would refer to an: a)status b)role c)social situation d)social relationship e)social interaction a group ranked in a system of social stratification into which member are born for life...

Social Studies
Has society become too organized? Does free will exsist? What role does chemical engineering play in society?

socials gr.8!!
what contributions has the arab society made to the canadian society?!? ANSWER IN COMPLETE SENTENCES PLEASE AND EXPLAIN!!!!

Siphuthando High School
Discuss two examples how the media supports democratic society.How society has benefited from them?

grammar
Identify the italicized word according to its class in structural linguistics. I do (not) know what to say. conjunction preposition auxiliary interrogative empty word

Linguistics
Bob: DO you want to grab a cup of coffee sometime? Sally: My boyfriend might get jealous. Select a maxim that is being flouted in this conversation. A. Quantity B. Manner C. Quality D. Relevance

Education/College
The role of education is society.... What types of educational opportunities were available to people in a global society? Do people need education in a Global society? What types? Why or Why not? What is the role of education in society today? What is it designed to ...

English
Grammar cheack please: The Australian society is becoming excessively like society in the United states of America Thanks Minnie

English
I wouldn't have thought this was a big deal but this paper is worth over half my semester grade so: In the essay there are 2 words im unsure of. They are "Society's problems." The problem I have is how to write "society's"...Do I write it as "Society's" or "Societies". I would...

To MizzLynn -- Linguistics
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english
Identify the italicized word according to its class in structural linguistics. The principal is extremely busy. A.intensive B.adjective C.noun D.empty word E.verb

World Civilizations
Karl Marx called for a "classless" society. Write at least five characteristics of such a society. please help i don't get this at all

sociology
Imagine a society in which there are no social classes-no differences in people's wealth, income, and life chances. What would such a society be like?

linguistics
Describe what contrastive analysis is and what transfer is(both positive transfer and negative transfer)?

linguistics
Describe what contrastive analysis is and what transfer is(both positive transfer and negative transfer)?

english
what is the term uncle tom" symbolic of in modern society? I think it still means a black person that wants to please the white society that oppresses him.

U.S.History
i need help with this Colonial American society was organized according to a belief in a. a stron middle class b. a classless society c. equality of opportunity d. inequality ?

geography
What are the various problems and difficulties that can occur with a society in the middle of the ocean, or a society under the ocean. (Ex. Waste management, or agriculture) I need about 5. Also, what is the necessary technology needed to make the environment not only liveable...

linguistics
Give two different kinds of specific examples of transfer from an L1 to and L2? A particular grammar construction, a particular pronunciation, and a particular word meaning

linguistics
Give two different kinds of specific examples of transfer from an L1 to and L2? A particular grammar construction, a particular pronunciation, and a particular word meaning

Humanities
If the protection itself were the sole basis for a society's morality, which of the following laws would that society want passed? If the protection itself were the sole basis for a society's morality, which of the following laws would that society want passed? A.required ...

History
4.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of Charles loring brace? A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on american society C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had greater effects on ...

History
4.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of charles loring brace? A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on american society C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had greater effects on ...

Linguistics
1. Wanted: Man to take care of cow that does not smoke or drink.” 2. “What looks better on a handsome man than a tux? Nothing!” These sentences may be lexically or structurally ambiguous. Paraphrase each in two ways.

English, linguistics
Can someone please help me with this question, it's for a subject I'm doing in World Englishes? Q: Use the IPA to transcribe the words 'barn' and 'borrow' as they would be pronounced in a non-rhotic Standard English Variety?

Cultural Anthropology 101
Ethnocentrism refers to: (Points : 1) the need to focus on another society’s problems. the judging of another culture in terms of your own. ***the view that your own society is inferior to others. the view that people’s ideal behavior is better than their real behavior...

Ethics, Please HELP
What do labeling theorists say about the treatment of the disabled by society? Be sure to address, and give examples of, overt and covert ways that society labels people with disabilities.

critical thinking
My question is What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs. Paste role of rhetoric in influencing in the search window above. Rhetoric essentially is "word choice" to convey a particular point of view. Since we have become a media oriented ...

sociology
People who choose to remain childfree are often stigmatized by society. Why are they stigmatized by society. what are the cultural and structural factors.

Comparative Essay
I need help on a camparative essay between Barbie Doll and Phenomenal Woman and I would like to include Mirrors. In Barbie Doll society will dictate to us about body image, In phenomenal woman she is confident and is telling society how good she looks and in Mirrors is not ...

life orientation
discuss two examples from the media to show how the media support a democratic society.explain how society has benefit from this articles

THE ROLES OF HOME, SCHOOL AND SOCIETY
[Consider] that educational goals and standards reflect the goals and standards of the society in which schools exist [Provide] examples of the similar as well as the differing roles that home, society, and school play in today’s educational system [Determine] how—as an ...

sociology
How does modernization manifest itself in U.S. society? How do you define modernization? How do you think it shows up in our society?

Eth125
identifying the linguistics, political, social economic,, religious and familial conventions and/or statues of four Hispanic groups and the groups of you choice? Suggestions:Can you help me understand what she is looking for me to write just needs some pointers. Thank-You

Linguistics
How do I write a lexicon for the following words: sand goanna, dog, mosquito, spear, child, man, stone, prickle, and rabbit? How would I write rules describing the allomorphic variations in the forms of any of the morphemes?

us history
what divisions in american society were reflected in the scopes trail? what were the disappointments and successes of suffrage what was the impact of easily affordable automobiles on american society?

Sociology
One of the primary differences between the study of Society done by the people of ancient civilizations and the study of society conducted by sociologists 19th century was what?

Business & Society
What are two forces that you believe shape the relationship between business and society?

Crime and Society
What is an example of a widely held myth or misconception about crime and society?

Spanish Linguistics
Explique la ambigüedad y dibuje los diagramas correspondientes a cada posible interpretación de cada oración. 1.Juan trajo un mapa de Italia. 2.Un hombre alto golpeo a una mujer con un bolso.

SOC 120
Hello I am looking for some help on some examples of Deviant human behaviors that are in one society but not considered in another society? I am stuck? Any suggestions you might recommend?

History
5.)While the 1st Great Awakening took place mostly in New England, the 2nd Great Awakening A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society. B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on American society.*** C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had greater ...

Social Studies
How was/is the law and order kept in the society? We're learning about the government of Ancient Rome. Full Question: How was/is the law and order kept in the society of Ancient Rome and how did the government ensure the society would follow the law?

linguistics
Hello everybody! I need a huge favour! If someone is very very good at distinguishing metaphors from metonymys please leave an e-mail.I am going to send you some examples.So if anyone is willing to do it please say!

hum 130
I need to find at least two effects organized religion has had on society, and provide examples from past or present. Have you considered laws? Such as marriage, divorce? Have you considered social organization, such as family activities at gatherings, clothes worn, etc? Have ...

world history
I need to do a persuasive essay for my world history class on the Industrial Revolution and i want to know if it makes sense. The industrial revolution changed society. Its the reason why we're in the society we are in now. Before the industrial revolution, everything was made...

History
5.)While the 1st Great Awakening took place mostly in New England, the 2nd Great Awakening A.)Was more widespread but less significant for American society. B.)Was more widespread & had greater effects on American society. C.)Was mostly a Southern event & had greater effects ...

history
The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of A. Dorothea Dix. [B. the American Colonization Society.] C. the American Peace Society. D. William Lloyd Garrison. is my answer correct in the brackets

linguistics
For the following: (a) John is angry because Mary murdered the platypus (b) Mary murdered the platypus The answer: A. (a) entails (b) B. (a) presupposes (b) C. Both

Science
1.How is science & society related? i have no idea what the answer to this question is 2. What is a scientist's usual next step if data supports a hypothesis? can you tell me if i'm right?... i think that they either published or the experiment is repeated. If data support the...

Economics
What is an economic concept necessitating choices and priorities in any society? Any encyclopedia entry illustrating how a hunter-gatherer group collects and shares food resources is decribing that society's _________. -Would it be economic system??

art pleaase help
Creating a large scale monument of an individual could indicate to the viewer that a.this was a community center b.geometric and line patterns are symbolically important. c.landscapes are appealing to society. d.certain individuals in society are important.

Socials Studies
The puritans had a long-lasting effect on English society and, to some extent, our own. What would be some aspects of society today that seem "puritan" in origin? I really need help on this.. Please, and thank you :-)

Social Studies
The Salad Bowl analogy of U.S. society states that? a. ethnic groups living in the United States retain unique features, but also contribute to American culture as a whole.*** b. all ethnic groups’ cultures have melted overtime into one distinct culture. c. ethnic groups are...

Opinion 2
Which do you think says more about a culture and what it believes in: the warrior heroes of history that a society honors, or the warrior heroes of fiction a society creates?

English help - Somebody please
Modernist writers were most concerned with an individual's A. relationship with nature B. responsibilities' to society C. upholding of traditional values D. attempts to find meaning in life I think it is B - but it could be D?? Seems like Modernists talk a lot about society.

Social Studies
What was Japan's feudal society around 1854? All I know is the Shoguns. You'll need to research Japan's feudal society. If you post your answer, I'll be glad to critique it.

Fat People in American Society
Can someone help me research this question: What are some positive contributions that fat people have made to society?

Technology
According to Alan Durning, the basic value of a sustainable society is: A. that any society's consumption levels must be tied to locally available resources. B. each generation should meet its needs without jeopardizing the prospects of future generations to meet their own ...

sociolinguistics
i need to describe the grammatical features in this sentence: " we kept going on the sea, hunting for fish, and a wind arose. now we were going in canoes, and an immense wind arose now, and we were thrown around and were moving very fast. It looks like you have a run-on ...

sociology
What are the factors that have contributed to this society's perspective of the deviant behavior? Why does this society consider the behavior to be deviant but other societies do not?

History
How did World War II transform American society? Was the impact of the conflict as profound on American society as it was on America's position in the world?

Plz Help History @Ms. Sue or @Reed
The Sons of Liberty was a secret patriotic society organized in Boston to oppose Britain's Stamp Act. Who organized this society? John Hanwingspan Samuel Adams*** Thomas Jefferson Benjamin Franklin

Economics (Production Possibility Frontiers)
Assume that the endownment of capital and labor in a given society is 20 units of capital and 20 units of labor. The production function of good X can be expressed as X = K1/2L1/2, and the production of good Y can be expressed as Y = K + L. Which of the following describes ...

Communication Studies
What is a movie that shows an example of gender miscommunication? Are these characters on the margins of society, as depicted in the film, or are portrayed in a stereotyped way or as people who can be more honest because they are "marginal" people, those not co-opted into the ...

Crime and Society
Discuss how society decides what to define as a crime.

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