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"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. ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 12:50pm by christine
types of sentence
can anyone tell me which of the following is a complex sentence??? 1.But the journey of the coal driver is a reminder that often beneath the juggernaut of the Chinese economy are three guys squeezed into the cab of a filthy truck hauling coal, a trip multiplied daily by untold...
Wednesday, September 20, 2006 at 9:51pm by Katrina
Whats the error in these two sentences? After seeing the technique demonstrated on television, Janie baked homemakde bread for the first time yesterday, and her brother thought it tasted good, an opinion everyone agreed with. and Three hundred years ago John Milton protested ...
Saturday, October 14, 2006 at 9:09pm by Sigor
Helping my son and double checking, could the following 2 sentences be considered imperative sentences? 1. Josh go to your room. 2. You better go to your room. Thanks. The first sentence, Josh, go to your room. is imperative. It's a command or request. The subject of the verb ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 10:16am by cher
"The data indicate that 40 percent of the land that Israel plans to keep in any future deal with the Palestinians is private." Which kind of sentences is it?simple?complex?compound?complex compound? How can I define the part of speechs of each word in this sentence? Here are ...
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 7:36pm by Katrina
Richard III supposedly had the young princess murdered. Found out what really happened to them. In order to fix the fragment here, you'll need to leave the first part alone (it's a complete sentence) and fix the second part. It has no subject. Let us know what you come up with...
Monday, December 18, 2006 at 3:05pm by gladys
Please correct sentence
Richard III supposedly had the young princes murdered. Found out what really happened to them. First part is a sentence. Second part is a fragment. How will you correct the fragment? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm =) look in the dictoionary are in a ...
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 at 4:39pm by Anonymous
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...
Thursday, February 1, 2007 at 7:48am by stacy
correct these sentence
The students trying their best to look cute and not succeeding. The students are trying their best to look cute, but they are not succeeding. Lisette is right in her correction. What you posted originally is not a sentence -- it's a fragment of a sentence because there is not ...
Monday, February 5, 2007 at 8:10pm by Roselyn
What is the best way to rewrite the following sentence fragment? Richard III supposedly had the young princes murdered. Never found out what really happened to them. Research has never proven what caused their deaths. In my opinion, you should rewrite it as: Richard 111 ...
Tuesday, February 20, 2007 at 7:16pm by mike
“When my grandfather was in the hospital and was close to death, my parents did not take me to see him, as most parents with younger children would not. The reason behind this action is that they want the child to remember this person before they were frail and weak.” Is the ...
Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 7:32pm by Christopher
any grammatical errors with this sentence?
The use of cell phones would not be as pervasive if it was indeed not remarkable. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This sentence is not clear to me. Are you saying that the use is remarkable or that phones are remarkable? At any rate, in the "if" clause "...
Monday, March 26, 2007 at 10:55pm by jenny
Sentence Structure : English
Can you please tell me if this is a simple, compound, complex or compound-complex sentence. And can you please tell me why it is the one it is like if it's because there are two dependent clauses or whatever the case may be. The sentence is : Zhang Jie wrote in China after the...
Monday, April 2, 2007 at 11:06pm by Kelsey
We have a theme for English-lIt it is OVERCOMING OBSTACLES. We were assigned a homework assignment,15 obstacles of the world. My parents don't understand how to do it. because it has been so long since they have gone to school. I really need help imediateley... It is due ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 8:48pm by Eastan
It was Wednesday morning, November 15, 2006 and I woke up early than usual not being able to sleep because I had a AP Physics test that day. is there another way to put this in a sentence with all the information i want. it seems too long and too clumped together. You have ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 11:48pm by Anonymous
I need to find these in this poem: 1.Apostrophe:The addressing of a discourse to a real or imagined person who is not present; also a speech to an abstraction. 2.Synecdoche:A figure of speech in which a part stands for a whole, or a whole for a part. 3.Metonymy:A figure of ...
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 6:37pm by Charley
lit/intro and 1st paragraph
In the beginning of the story the narrator's feelings toward American<~~?? and Americans are very pessimistic. "We were having trouble at school"(1079) tells the narrator.<~~proper punctuation for dialogue?? Part of this was because she didn't have the support from her ...
Monday, February 23, 2009 at 1:00pm by Writeacher
English- Sentence Structure
The problems in this sentence are these: 1. "There are many potential elements that need ..." Reworded -- Many elementas need to be considered... 2. "the main root to war" Reworded -- the main cause of war 3. "war being beneficial" Reworded -- as a beneficial human activity ...
Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 3:23pm by Writeacher
lit- sentence rewording
I'm writing an essay and I keep using opportunities, accusations, and believe a lot. Are there any other words similar to this one?
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:06am by greeny
lit- sentence rewording
http://thesaurus.com Those seem like quite different words you used, but that web site above will help you choose different words.
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:06am by MattsRiceBowl