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Example Essays
Mkay, I have a five paragraph essay due by tommorow. Its to be an example essay, but I don't have a idea OR a plan on what to write. I am confused {confuzzled} and am looking for a fairly easy example essay to write. I will need to use the Seven Sentence Skeleton which is this...
March 1, 2007 by Confizzled

English-Ms. Sue
Ms. Sue you know the description of the old house I did, well now I have to put all that into a paragraph. I want to make this paragraph seem really intersting and spooky. Ms. Sue could you please give me a spooky intro and conclusion for this, please. If not the conclusion ...
February 11, 2010 by Sara

English
What all should I include in my intro paragraph for a 5 paragraph essay? My topic is about how people take eyesight for granted.
September 8, 2011 by Jessica

English
The following questions are for APA 6th Edition standards: 1. Each time you paraphrase content or ideas taken from the work of another author you are required to... A) credit the source in the text and include the author(s) and year B) Place the paraphrased content inside ...
May 15, 2013 by Anonymous

intro law enforcement
date 9-22-08 fire in a lawyers office main st, ridgefield ct art work was smashed chairs, papers, and curtains started a fire ( match started it) building is empty over night .5 miles from downtown district 1st fire in a chain from arsonist left a law book on the porch what ...
January 30, 2012 by mike

Literature
This essay should have 5 paragraphs. In the 1st paragraph it must contain: Attention-grabbing beginning. Description of issue. Opinion Statement. In the 2,3, 4 paragraph should contain: Different reasons for each paragraph. Evidence to support. In the 5th Paragraph it should ...
August 20, 2014 by Cessy

English
My 1st grade son needs to write a paragraph but is having a very hard time grasping the concept. How can I help him with this? He doesn't under stand that the paragraph has to blend/flow and be about the same topic all the way through. What shoudl I do?
March 15, 2011 by Jennifer

eng/lit
What does line 1 intro duce as the narrators sense of A celebration b frustration c abundance d gratification e disorganization in the poem words by vern ratsala
October 6, 2011 by bubba

scince maths
1- What volume of hydrogen gas at 273 K and 1 atm pressure will consumed in obtaining 2.16 gm of elemental born(atomic mass=10.8)from the reduction of born trichloride by hydrogen: A- 44.8 lit B-22.4 lit C- 89.6 lit D-67.2 lit
May 27, 2008 by rohit

English
I have a question regarding my intro paragraph for my essay, this is MLA format. If I have a quotation at the beginning of my essay and it is longer than 4 lines, what I say next following the quotation, the first sentence, does it have to be indented? Example: below's ...
July 15, 2009 by Anonymous

Literature
Write an essay on "Do You Agree with Capital Punishment? This essay should have 5 paragraphs. In the 1st paragraph it must contain: Attention-grabbing beginning. Description of issue. Opinion Statement. In the 2,3, 4 paragraph should contain: Different reasons for each ...
August 20, 2014 by Raj Patel

lit/intro and 1st paragraph
so here it is [ again ]: Daughter of Invention [underlined] by Julia Alvarez is a great example of how families struggle when they move to a totally new place. this family moves from the Dominican Republic to the United States Their family consists of the narrator, her sisters...
February 23, 2009 by Bella

English
I'm writing about hearing a certain song can take you back to a moment in your past. I know that the 1st paragraph is thesis and the 2nd is explain what song reflects on past and why. I don't know what i should in include in the 3rd paragraph
March 21, 2014 by Anonymous

american lit
the representation of the harshness of the praire on my antonia novel i have to write a three paragraph essay thanks
February 26, 2013 by Anonymous

english
you are to write a one or two paragraph essay on a topic of your choice. can i get some guidence and maybe a couple of good topics i should write about. i dont even know how to write a one or two paragraph essay. like how long should the intro be and the body and then how do ...
July 29, 2009 by henry

English
Im not sure where to find a website that can help me write a "hook" in my 1st paragraph in my essay please
April 17, 2008 by Jesica

English
I need intro paragraph proofread and edited please source used for intro paragraph : empire demands discipline, the coordination of all forces and a deeply felt sense of duty and sacrifice: this fact explains many aspects of the practical working of the regime, the character ...
December 17, 2009 by jake

college English Lit
Can you help me write EITHER 250-word+ paragraph or 10 lines in iambic pentameter outlining your version of a Faustian bargain?
October 23, 2010 by Twin

"My Antonia"
A new critc reading "My Antonia" would find many components worth consideration, like Cather's lush descriptions of the prarie and vivid portrayls of living with only the barest essential. Wite a formal paragraph to this question- Analyze the importance of the crossroads where...
January 10, 2007 by tia

English
Paul ring the church bells at a moment's notice. Change the possessive to its longer form. The possessive is MOMENT'S. Please explain what you mean by your question-- Change the possessive to its longer form. WELL LIKE IF GIRL'S IS THE POSSISSVE THEN U WOULD CHANGE IT TO THE ...
November 15, 2006 by Jenny

English
Can someone give me or tell me how I can go about writing a good attention getter 1st sentence for my 5-paragraph essay on the book The Crucible? Thanks
August 27, 2008 by Mike

ENGLISH
hi i need a paragraph not instructions on introduction paragraph No one here will write your paragraph for you. Only you can do that. Once you have one written, please post it and someone here will critique your work. http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/intro.html http://...
November 21, 2006 by Gurv

literature
my first paragraph of the evaluative essay: "Daughter of Invention" by Julia Alvarez is a great example of how families struggle when they move to a totally new place. The main reason this story was such a big success was because of the use of character development. The story ...
February 23, 2009 by Bella

English Lit
What does "your soul is the whole world" mean?? I have to write a paragraph with an example but I have no idea what to write. Thanks in advance
December 30, 2008 by MAI

English 8R - Business Letter Assignment Help!
I have this assignment for my English class. We have to write a business letter to a someone, it can be famous or not. The best part is that we can actually send it to them. So I choose Obama. It's a two paragraph letter. The 1st paragraph, we have to introduce our selves and ...
September 8, 2012 by Laruen

English
I'm a 1500 comparative essay on 2 books. I was wondering what the layout should be like? How does this look? Introduction (with thesis) Paragraph 1/subtopic 1 (book 1) Paragraph 2/subtopic 1 (book 2) Paragraph 3/subtopic 2 (book 1) Paragraph 4/subtopic 2 (book 2) Paragraph 5/...
April 30, 2012 by Labz

litature
Need assistance with lit class checkpoint for week 8 rough draft of final paper for A raisin in the sun and the lottery Lit/210 wk 8
January 16, 2010 by Debby

English writing a concluding paragraph
My essay is about conformity and rebellion. I need a really good conclusion. My intro is this: In life there will be certain situations in which we will have to stay in order or choose to make our decisions ourselves. For example there will be times when conformity will strike...
September 19, 2013 by Jenna

U.S. History
I need help on my intro paragraph, i need a good thesis statement but i don't know if mine is correct. my essay involves three major business leaders in the late 19th century "John D. rockefeller, Andre Carnegie, Cornelius Vanderbilt." so my thesis statement and intro begins ...
October 18, 2013 by Reina B.

physics
In a paragraph, use the following words: Inertia, Acceleration, Kinetic Energy, and Newton's 1st Law to describe the physics at work during a car crash
November 4, 2012 by Nigear

physics
In a paragraph, use the following words: Inertia, Acceleration, Kinetic Energy, and Newton's 1st Law to describe the physics at work during a car crash
November 4, 2012 by Nigear

????
" Today I will be informing you abot the Civil War. The war the tore friends and families apart and slavery. " -Erin Is that a good intro for a 4-H project intro??
November 8, 2010 by Erin

Grammar
I have a question when to start a new paragraph in first person writing. First Paragraph: I talk about my observation. Second Paragraph: I say what my friend says. Should they be combined into one paragraph? I was confused because for the second paragraph I start with 'My ...
December 29, 2011 by Amy

ms.sue english check
i talk to you about a two paragraph essay and you help me chhose boxing and give me a intro is there anyway i can write my essay now and you can grade it or tell me what i got wrong fixmy mistakes and tell me if its good.thank you i will appreciate it. :)
July 31, 2009 by henry

lit
What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles’ and Lorraine Hansberry’s cultural identity?" If you go to http://www.sparknotes.com/lit and read the Context and Themes ... sections for each work, you'll find plenty of ideas to use in answering this...
February 1, 2007 by stacy

Essay helpplease
Hi, I'm suppose to be doing an essay on To Kill A mockingBird. On my intro paragraph, my last sentence has to be 'explicitly stated plan' , is this right? "I will provide evidence from the novel which show that the three characters mentioned above, fulfill a role that a mother...
April 27, 2008 by May

English
I have to write a poetry analysis paper. I do not know how to start the first paragraph. Do I startwith telling the teacher what I'm writing on and then go into the different parts or should i take another approach? I'll give you some of the best links I've found. The first ...
April 20, 2007 by ABC

1st grade
What is a sentence a 1st grader can write using the word "past"?
November 8, 2010 by philesha

History
Which of the 1st explorers made one of the 1st maps of the North American coast?
March 29, 2009 by Philip

english
what is a Paragraph Rationale I assume a paragraph rationale is a paragraph giving the reasons supporting a decision. For instance, I might write a paragraph rationale supporting the Jiskha Homework Help Forum and its value in helping students.
August 14, 2007 by lori

English Proofread
Can you please read my first paragraph for my cover letter. The writer had to identify self and purpose in the 1st paragraph. Can you please give me feedback and check my grammar? Thank you help is greatly appreciated Your advertisement for any entry-level position as an ...
March 25, 2009 by Molly

Writing
I am doing an intro paragraph of being on a pedal boat at a bay. My writing teacher said we had to make our stories interesting and make people want to read it and be fascinated with it. So, I started with: "Ahhh!!! We're going to sink," said Elana. For my second line, what ...
September 11, 2013 by Alex

English 11 (Novel Study No country for old men)
Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body Paragraph 3(Need a ...
December 8, 2009 by Pengu

English 11 (No country for Old men Novel Study)
Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body Paragraph 3(Need a ...
December 9, 2009 by Pengu

Shakesphere
In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start an essay revolving ...
October 8, 2006 by Gina

"write a paragraph on book's thesis"?
I'm going into AP (advanced placement) European History, grade 10, and our summer reading assignment was to read a <i>A World Lit Only By Fire</i>, a book about the tenaissance. Along with this assignment, I'm required to write a paragraph about the book's thesis. ...
August 31, 2005 by christine

help please:)
Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introductory paragraph? A. The first sentence of the paragraph. B. The middle of the paragraph. C. Immediately after the topic sentence. D. The last sentence of the introductory paragraph.
August 23, 2013 by vampire

I updated my intro paragraph, is it better?
Salman Rushdie, the author of Midnight’s Children, and Arundhati Roy, the author of The God of Small Things, both employ similar writing styles in their respective novels. Midnight’s Children is a story about Saleem Sinai, the protagonist of the novel, who was coincidentally ...
April 7, 2008 by PaRpAt

To Lena - re English
You posted: I`m not too sure how to put in a transition sentance from the intro to body paragraph. I thought I would just go into saying "when the hero falls in love with another person, he loses all sense of logic and probability, which in turn bring's forth his downfall" I'd...
May 3, 2009 by Writeacher

English
I need a good hook for an essay. The essay's about being a peer for the children at my school who are mantally disabled. My 1st paragraph is about what I do in the class, 2nd is about the kids, & 3rd is about special olumpics. Help PLEASEE!!!??
March 11, 2010 by Cecilia

Physics
I am a little confused about kinetic and potential energy regarding roller coasters. I understand that the first hill has to be the highest to gain the potential energy (PE). I hope someone can help with this example I just made up to help me understand: 1st Hill: 50 m from ...
March 9, 2011 by Paul

Essay
i'm writing an inverted intro paragraph and these are the sentences i have so far. 1. ? 2. giving back to the community 3. community service 4. the youth volunteering 5. benefits of youth volunteering for commuity service can anyone think of a beginning sentence or make ...
October 19, 2008 by Anna

com155
Can you check my paragraph for grammar errors, strong topic/concluding sentence,and any other recommended feed back? Paragraph two was more effective than paragraph one because it contained sentence variety and rhythm. Paragraph one consisted of short sentences that often ...
July 2, 2011 by blake

classics
I need help writing an intro and conclusion for an essay. The thesis is : Socrates is depicted differently in Plato's dialogue and Aristophanes' Clouds in terms of the education he provides and his beliefs. I already wrote most of the middle, and am having serious writers ...
August 10, 2010 by S

Underline the topic sentence in the paragraph.
Paragraph one is an analysis because the writer breaks down the points of piece of writing and considers how they relate to each other. Paragraph two is a summary because a summary is a description of the essence of the topic and this paragraph does contain the overall summary...
September 27, 2010 by maribel

Math
A candle has length 25 cm. Once lit, the candle burns away at a constant rate of 0.6 cm per minute. What is the length of the candle (in cm) 20 minutes after it is lit?
September 22, 2013 by Andre

English Lit
The double voice writer in 18th century of American Lit. And the double voice is...?
November 14, 2009 by Kelly

1st grade
my 1st grader is completing his homework it says write a problem for the picture and it has a picture of 2 bones and 3 dogs what kind of answer are they looking for?
September 27, 2010 by Tanya

Com155Wk8
Read the second paragraph of the synthesis passage. It may be found on pp. 38 & 39. Using your reading for the week and this paragraph in particular, answer the following questions. What is the key objective when writing a paragraph on synthesis? Do you feel the author was ...
February 11, 2011 by Anonymous

english
i'm required to write a 7 paragraph, 5 minute speech for my 8th grade lit comp class. the topic is "why my voice is important." but i can't think of any reason my voice is important. because it's not. i'm 14 years old! what say do i have in anything? none. that's right. ...
January 8, 2013 by REPLY ASAP PLEASE

Accounting
A vendor reduces an item listed at $140 on July 1st by 20%, and then reduces it another 25% on September 1st. What is the sale price of the good after the last reduction? A. $77.00 B. $84.00 C. $92.00 D. $108.50 A
January 22, 2014 by Angela

AP Lit.
I have to write a personal statement and I have a very unintelligent question. I'm trying to start off my statement with this "anecdote-ish" type thing. Is the below paragraph formated properly: Rawr! "There are monsters in my closet!" I screamed. And as I walked over to the ...
October 12, 2010 by purple

math
what is the sum of the 1st 10 terms of the arithmetic series that has a 10th term of 50 and a 1st term of 5
January 24, 2011 by roberto

english
Write a one paragraph resume statement. This is the paragraph that might go at the top of your resume - the paragraph that convinces the human resource officer to take your application seriously. It must be persuasive and run for about five sentences.
January 30, 2011 by Anonymous

Intro to Probability, please check my work.
A fair coin is flipped three times. You win $5 every time the outcome is heads. Let the random variable X represent the total number of dollars you win. (a) List the sample space. (b) Determine the probability function of X. ====================== Answer: a) 2^3= 8 ...
February 17, 2008 by Amelie

Help_ Accounting
A vendor reduces an item listed at $140 on July 1st by 20%, and then reduces it another 25% on September 1st. What is the sale price of the good after the last reduction? A. $77.00 B. $84.00 C. $92.00 D. $108.50 A
January 27, 2014 by Angela

math
abigail works at a skateboard shop. she earns $8 per hour and $1 commission for each sale she makes. from june 1st to june 5th, she saves all her money and doesn't spend anything. each day,from june 1st to june 5th, abigail worked 3 hours .on june 1st,abigail made 2 sales. .on...
March 14, 2012 by yes

Com/170
Write a 150- to 200-word paragraph to explain the importance of purpose, audience, tone, and content in academic writing. Use the three components of a good paragraph covered in this week's readings. Underline your topic sentence. Boldface your concluding sentence in the ...
October 23, 2011 by KIm

English
I need help in writing a general statement and transition statement to my essay. I have all the body paragraphs.. but not an intro and a conclusion. Please help. Thanks. My essay topic is a shakespearean tragedy is a story of human actions producing exceptional calamity and ...
April 6, 2007 by Jari

History
The "Critical Period" took place during the years when... w. the United States was governed by its 1st president x. George Washington served as the 1st president y. None of these answers are correct
March 22, 2009 by Jennie

Trig
A population of animals oscillates annually from a low of 1300 on January 1st to a high of 2200 on July 1st, and back to a low of 1300 on the following January. Assume that the population is well-approximated by a sine or a cosine function. a. Find a formula for the population...
December 3, 2012 by Alex

English
I need help with starting my essay. These are the organization of my essay. I am not sure what to put for paragraph #2. *Broad subject-My name *Limited Topic for thesis statement-Learning to cope with my height *Main Idea about this topic- Advantages of being tall Paragraph #2...
July 11, 2011 by lizzie

college physics
A 3rd baseman is throwing a ball to 1st base which is 39.0m away. It leaves his hand at 38.0m/s at a height of 1.50m from the ground and makes an angle of 20 Degrees. How high will it be when it gets to 1st base.
October 30, 2012 by Gee

english
How WOuLD I WRITE A paragraph? A paragraph contains a topic sentence and usually 4 to 10 other sentences. The paragraph must support the topic sentence.
November 9, 2006 by kim

english
I think that paragraph 3 is more effective than paragraph 1 because it is structured in a better manner and has better rhythm than paragraph1. It also has better structures sentences than paragraph 1. For example in paragraph 1 sentences like, ‘My Aunt Martha went to a lawyer ...
November 18, 2010 by rene

English
Paragraph One: the Resume Statement I need to write a one paragraph resume statement. This paragraph will go at the top of my resume, and convince the human resource officer to take my application seriously. It must be persuasive. Paragraph Two: The Website Summary I need to ...
September 5, 2009 by kiki

Comm155
Need help changing my passive voice words in my academic paragraph... In comparing paragraphs one and two, the flow and comprehension of paragraph two was much better. In paragraph one the author seemed to just be telling the facts instead of explaining them. The paragraph ...
July 16, 2011 by Mama

History Paper
Can someone please look over my paragraph and tell me if theres anything wrong with it. American Revolution - Patriot or Loyalist Paragraph. Requirements: Introduction - Who are the Patriots and Loyalists. Which side would you have chosen and why? MUST have 3 reasons. ...
March 3, 2009 by Larry

Math.G.P
The 1st term of a G.P is equal to x-2,the 3rd term is x+6 and the arithmetic mean of the 1st and 3rd terms stands in the ratio to the 2nd 5:3.find the value of x.
February 14, 2014 by Miracle

History
Im in grd11 this year nd when i ws in grd10 i ws doing maths lit bt in grd11 they say tht this year all grds frm 10 to 12 wl change maths lit to pere bcoz of CAPS.So iz tht true?
January 15, 2014 by Matebane Jack

english help asap
hi I have to do an essay analyzing themes, symbols, and the authors' writing style of two books: A Farewell to Arms and The English Patient. I need help writing the introduction. How do i start my intro paragraph explaining about the two book without saying too much and ...
July 25, 2006 by david

English
I am writing a story about a girl who is living a stable life that she has created for herself. However, her biological sends her a letter apologizing for putting her up for adoption and telling she wants to see her. She is very confused. My last paragraph states that she goes...
May 4, 2008 by bill

business,accounting,maths lit,economic
Cn i be able to do law wth maths lit,business,economics nd accounting?
February 18, 2014 by Dudu

maths
Calculate the amount at a rate of rs 1200 per month.with effect from 1st august 2000 till 1st april 2013 at a rate of 11% interest per annum
April 15, 2013 by prashant

com155
• Post your three paragraphs as Microsoft® Word attachments. The paragraphs are as follows: o The corrected version of the paragraph submitted to WritePoint o The paragraph describing feedback from WritePoint o The paragraph in which you talk about your strategy for using ...
October 2, 2010 by Anonymous

HELP WRITING A COLLEGE ESSAY!
Hi! For one of my college essays I have to write a 300 word essay on how "the world is better with the computer chip". I just needed some help making an outline.. I know in the intro I should probably state the revolutionary things it has done (need help finding those things...
December 21, 2007 by STUDENT

help me asap
hi I'm taking sat II lliterature test and i was wondering if you can give me a site where i can take a practice test online for free. Check these sites. http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/lc_two/lit/format.html?lit http://testprep.sparknotes.com/testcenter/ap/...
June 24, 2006 by dave

math
Simplify the expression. 5(x − 1) − 3(x2 + 4x + 5) − 8(x + 7) Classify the answer by number of terms and degree. 1st-degree monomial 1st-degree binomial 1st-degree trinomial 2nd-degree binomial 2nd-degree trinomial
October 19, 2013 by lisa

english
Can you please tell me if the sentence in quotation marks is the topic sentence? I read paragraph one and paragraph three, I believe that paragraph one was a very effective paragraph. "It touches a few very interesting points about why someone should create a Living Will". It ...
August 2, 2011 by Denise

Writing Essay
Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introduction paragraph? A.The middle of the paragraph B.Immediately after the topic sentence C.The last sentence of the introduction paragraph. i got C.
October 5, 2011 by ciara

math
The 1st web is twice as larger the 2nd web and the 3rd web is 3in longer then the 1st web 18in
November 5, 2010 by Dixie

English /Lit
Using literary elements,compare and contrast Abigail Adams letter to her daughter with Jean de Crevecoeur's essay from letter to an American farmer. Now i read both essays, and im very fond of both of them . but i have trouble on what to compare and contrast on them, and how ...
May 24, 2010 by Stephanie

Essay on Marriage and Living Together
I need an essay about this subject, it has to include: - Opening paragraph - paragraphs 2,3 present two syrong supporting reasons for the proposition's adoption - paragraph 4 presents one argument of opposition, which you disprove - paragraph 5 presents another supporting ...
May 21, 2009 by Liliana

language
I need to write a paragraph describing my utopian community. What is your ideal community? If you post your paragraph, we'll be glad to comment on it. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. You only have to write ONE paragraph? Here's how to do that: Here's How:
May 20, 2007 by donna

American Revolutuion
Can someone please look over my paragraph and tell me if theres anything wrong with it. American Revolution - Patriot or Loyalist Paragraph. Requirements: Introduction - Who are the Patriots and Loyalists. Which side would you have chosen and why? MUST have 3 reasons. ...
March 3, 2009 by Larry

english
What is the topic sentence in the following paragraph? I believe that paragraph one was a very effective paragraph. It touches a few very interesting points about why someone should create a Living Will. This is especially important to me because of the way that my family has ...
August 2, 2011 by ....

Physics
Two people wearing skates facing each other. The 1st person is 75kg and pushes the second person 60 kg away at a speed of 2.0 m/s. What is the speed of the 1st person?
March 23, 2013 by Gina

Check my Book Report
Check for any corrections i should make... Heres the Instructions: -An Intro Paragraph that includes a clear thesis statement that adresses the prompt -At least 3 clear and detailed body paragraphs which cite specific examples from the novel and support your thesis statement -...
December 18, 2006 by Vad3r

Psychology
Jiskha Support Team, I am supposed to do a written assignment however I am having a problem with understanding instruction number #1 and #3 #1 through #4 is part of the requirement for my written paper #1). Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis. X #2...
January 29, 2012 by Sharon

GEOGRAPHY,HISTORY,MATHS LIT AND LIFE SCIENCES
HI I'M MLULEKI NDOVELA FRM UMLAZI SEC SCHOOL IM DOING GRD 12 STDYNG GEOGRAPHY,HISTORY,MATHS LIT,LIFE SCIENCES I WANT TO KNW WHCH CAREER PATH IS CAN I TAKE.
July 9, 2014 by MLULEKI NDOVELA AT UMLAZI SECO DOING GRD 12

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