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english
where can i find literal meanings and real meanings of idioms?
July 29, 2009 by bindiya farswani

Ag. Bio
This is the hardest question I can't figure out. Thanks =) 31. The word transcribe means "to write out," and the word translate means "to express in another language." Review the meanings of transcription and translation in genetics. How do the technical meanings of these ...
April 14, 2010 by Abby

english!
I have to compare 2 of my short stories AND write an essay adn the teaacher has given me the topics to work on. 1)the use of symbols to Convery central meaning 2)The use of settings to Convey central meanings i dnt understand what theyre asking. and also what is "to CONVEY ...
July 21, 2010 by thara

English
Thank you. Could you check these sentences, please? Are they possible? 1) Unlike Wordsworth's nature, Coleridge's nature (one) is infused with abstract and supernatural meanings. 2) Differing from Wordsworth, Coleridge's nature is viewed as infused with supernatural meanings. ...
June 20, 2011 by Henry

Spelling
1 word 2 meanings. My child has an assigment and the teacher wants 2 meanings for each word. What is this? I think it either means: flower and flour or whirligig-which can mean a childs top, and round circular thing, anything that revolves. I hope this helps. If I have not ...
October 11, 2006 by CL

a
Consider what you have learned so far about the use of light in medieval, African, and North American buildings and artworks. Select a specific example, fully identified, and address the following in your discussion posting: How was light and height used in the art and ...
May 2, 2012 by janvert

architecture
Consider what you have learned so far about the use of light in medieval, African, and North American buildings and artworks. Select a specific example, fully identified, and address the following in your discussion posting: How was light and height used in the art and ...
May 2, 2012 by Rober

english - research paper
heyy.. i'm writing a research paper on Dr. Seuss. i've posted some questions before on how to write a research paper and stuff. now i just need to know some good, usable sites that will have his biography. also, some sites on subject "what was Dr. Seuss's messages to adults ...
May 16, 2009 by xxxx

English
I corrected the two sentences as you told me. Can you please check them? Thank you. 1) Coleridge's view of nature, unlike Wordsworth's, is infused with abstract and supernatural meanings. 2) Differing from Wordsworth, Coleridge's view of nature is infused with supernatural ...
June 21, 2011 by Henry

RE
JEWISH FESTIVALS AND THEIR MEANINGS
January 28, 2008 by Anonymous

spanish
what are the meanings of the months?
September 21, 2009 by Tiffani

Ag Bio
I'm stuck on a few questions. If you can just answer what you can- 25. Describe the role of an operon in a prokaryotic cell, and give an example of how an operon works. 31. The word transcribe means "to write out," and the word translate means "to express in another language...
April 15, 2010 by Abby

calendar
what are the meanings of the months of the year?
January 8, 2009 by Anonymous

java
Write a menu driven program that either accepts words and their meanings, or displays the list of words in lexicographical order (i.e. as in a dictionary). When an entry is to be added to the dictionary you must first enter the word as one string, and then enter the meaning as...
July 28, 2011 by james

computer
Write a menu driven program that either accepts words and their meanings, or displays the list of words in lexicographical order (i.e. as in a dictionary). When an entry is to be added to the dictionary you must first enter the word as one string, and then enter the meaning as...
July 29, 2011 by james

Quotations
Does anyone know any good websites to help find out the meanings of quotes
September 28, 2007 by anonymous

year 7 RE
does anyone know a good website that gives meanings of jewish fetivals thanks
January 29, 2008 by Anonymous

religion
can someone tell me the meanings of canon, scripture and bible
June 11, 2009 by anna

Film And Arts Appreciation
What is the meanings of 7 principles of oganization and artistics elements?
July 1, 2008 by Taurus

enviroment
i have this quetion and answer thing and i am having troubles with the meanings can anyone help me?
November 3, 2010 by abby

Meanings
What does the poem "Never Seek To Tell Thy Love" mean?
February 8, 2012 by Now That's What I Call Music.

English
I got you. (What is the meaning of this sentence? Does it have many meanings according to the context?)
February 15, 2012 by rfvv

death of a salesman!
1. Consider the literal and implied meanings of the title of the play. Summarize those meanings. what is this question asking? I don't get what it wants m,e to do? I am reading death of a sales man! What does the title say? Who does the Salesman represent? Is this play a ...
October 26, 2006 by rob!

english
The meanings of blow up,account for,call off,talk into and drag on.
September 15, 2011 by Abraham

critical thinking
3. Definitions sometimes involve both denotative and connotative meanings. For example, the word talk might be defined with this denotative definition: “the verbal exchange of communication.” The associated meanings, or connotations, of talk might be negative if this word ...
March 4, 2011 by rita

Earth Science
Two meanings for the horizontal lines on the geologic History NYS chart.
January 3, 2010 by Ann

sience
what does I.C.U. mean. In the hospital it means "intensive care unit". I'm sure it can have other meanings.
December 18, 2006 by Alex

vocab
how would you breakdown these words using root meanings, pretentious, evanescent, avarice, and astute.
April 28, 2009 by mike

MS.SUE
Subject American Romanticism what are the meanings of national pride, love of nature, and supernatural??? please help me!!
June 1, 2010 by Caitie

english, poetry meanings
using "a,b,c,d,e,f,g" notation, explain the ryme schem of "let me not to the marriage of true minds.
July 2, 2011 by jennifer

reading
I am helping my sister with her hw. She is doing special meanings on a group of words on each of the problems what does DIDN'T GET AROUND TO CALLING mean? Please help!!! Thank you!!!
November 2, 2011 by saranghae12

computer
the meanings of this QBASIC WORD • FOR- • DO - • SELECT- • MID$- • ASC- • SQR- • LEN- • LEFT$- • TIME$- • INT-
April 5, 2013 by jolomi

english
Writing terms. Fill in the blanks. 1-final 9-topic 2-prewiting 10-introduction 3-idea 11-homonyms 4-conclusion 12-transition 5-voice 13-rough drapht 6-conventions 14-antonyms 7-persuasive 15-synonyms 8-organization -the( )writing trait judges your ability to divide your essay ...
May 30, 2010 by natalie

English
Which words nearly opposite meanings? A.finished, responded<---- B.indifferent, excited C.lingering, invited D.sorry, available
June 5, 2014 by Anonymous

English-Knowledge and Meanings(army)
Whats a howitzer, battalion, logistics, bayonet??? The dictionary defines it very complex and frustrating.
April 19, 2009 by Envy.s.o

History
What were the most important meanings of freedom to the Progressives by 1916? How did each president of the Progressive era view the role of the federal government?
December 16, 2013 by Emily

help AGAIN
Curiosity is to explanation as sincerity is to: -Encouragement -Charisma -Apology -Investigation -Trustworthiness Sometimes I don't understand the meanings even when I search it up.
August 12, 2014 by matt

english/8
Writing terms. Fill in the blanks. 1-final 9-topic 2-prewiting 10-introduction 3-idea 11-homonyms 4-conclusion 12-transition 5-voice 13-rough drapht 6-conventions 14-antonyms 7-persuasive 15-synonyms 8-organization -the( )writing trait judges your ability to divide your essay ...
May 30, 2010 by natalie

british idioms
are these idioms british? pig in a poke, back to basics, back to square one, to sling one's hook, a baker's dozen, gone for a burton and break one's duck i also have to make some tasks about them..can anyone give my an idea?should i make a quiz or something else what could be ...
January 13, 2007 by alli

history
What does class-system and class-state mean? I can't find the meanings in the dictionary.
March 26, 2008 by laney

english
please send me some house expressions, dance and song expressions and their meanings
August 25, 2010 by theanmozhyi

social studies
Understandindg word meanings. Drop in the bucket. Some nations elect a president, other (countries, cities, states) have rules insted.
March 25, 2009 by queeneka

art
I need serious help! does anyone know a really helpful website tofind otu the meanings of all the elements of design and the principles of design! PLEASE AND THANK YOU!
January 1, 2010 by Anonymous

Literature
5. As we find with most songs, in poetry [A. there's no specific point of view.] B. each couplet must rhyme. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.
October 15, 2012 by jake

Science
The terms diffusion and osmosis seem to have similar meanings. Explain how they are similar. Then give reason why scientists use two separate term.
January 7, 2014 by Trisha

Maths
what are the meanings of Mathematics of Buying and Mathematics of Selling, using language from the Business Mathematics aspect.
December 26, 2011 by ummu

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
As we find with most songs, in poetry A. Each couplet must rhyme. B. there's no specific point of view. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words. I think it's C.
June 28, 2014 by Unmei

Health
I am studing to be a medical assitant. I am having a hard time remembering and pronouncing the medical terminology. Can you give me some ideas of becoming better at LARGE words and their meanings?
October 26, 2008 by Neya

vocabulary 4th grade
How can I make 2 sentences using both meanings of the word trap. I already know how to use it like in trapping an animal. But I can't think of a way to use it meaning something else.
September 25, 2007 by hunter

HELPPP~Reading! ! !
Can you PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PRITTY PLEASE WITH A CHERRY ON TOP help me find a link that will give me the meanings of idioms?
April 10, 2012 by Lily Palmer

French
Can someone please explain to me the word "en", like why you would use it and it's different meanings? It seems like there's 50 ways to use it and I'm lost!
February 26, 2009 by Katie

meanings
I was to make a word for creative arts class. Could you guess what my word means. I made it and it is supposed to be a challenge. What do you think "mudsul" means?
March 27, 2012 by i♥zee

literature
An author of a detective novel is most likely to use figurative language to A. suggest hidden meanings. B. mislead the reader. C. help the reader visualize a character. D. entertain the reader.
March 12, 2009 by Anonymous

Eng B
An author of detictive novel is most lkely to use figurative language to A. Entertain the reader. B. help the reader visualize a character. C. suggest hidden meanings. D. mislead the reader. Answer is "B"
April 28, 2013 by Jen

english (red sky at morning)
what does the allusion "knees that launched a thousand ships" refer to? Here is the background of the original phrase: http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/359800.html What you quoted is alluding to this in some way. Helen of Troy, the most beautiful woman in history, was "...
April 25, 2007 by lily

college algebra
The following rational function describes blood concentration of a certain drug taken via IV over time: f(x)=x+1/x Find: a.the horizontal or oblique asymptote(s), if any, b.the vertical asymptote(s),if any, c. describe their possible meanings.
July 7, 2013 by charisse

English -poem
Caged bird, by maya angelou -analyze this poem for is metaphorical meAnings. What did the author wish to evoke? Hoe did whe use words and phrasings and poetric devices ti do it? Just a simple help would do, and i could do the rest' thank you
March 12, 2013 by Mia

VERY SMALL QUESTION
I'm having trouble memorizing my French vocabulary, so I decided to record my voice saying all the words and their meanings and then playing them over on my headphones. Is this is a good way of memorizing, will it help? Or can u give me other suggestions. Thanks :)
January 22, 2014 by Miley

Psychology
Illustrate the collective unconscious of your particular culture. What symbols and archetypes emerge? What value/ meanings does the symbols represent? How does collective unconsious infleunce individual behavior? Could someone please help me with this project?
September 12, 2007 by Christian

Critical Reading
Hi, I need help with this question: When evaluating an author's success in accomplishing his purpose, ask yourself _____. a) if you agree with his point of view b)if he is using denotative or connotative meanings c)if he has clearly explained and supported the subject It's ...
May 24, 2011 by Heather

Critical Thinking
When evaluating an author's success in accomplishing his purpose, ask yourself... a)if you agree with his point of view. b) if he is using denotative or connotative meanings. c) if he has clearly explained and supported the subject. I believe the answer is c because if a ...
December 21, 2011 by Jazmyne

Small question memorizing help
I'm having trouble memorizing my French vocabulary, so I decided to record my voice saying all the words and their meanings and then playing them over on my headphones. Is this is a good way of memorizing, will it help? Or can u give me other suggestions. Thanks :) :)
January 22, 2014 by Miley

crossword help
-a type of search that uses word with specific meanings -A combination of more than one search engine -Use this type of searching if you find nothing with a simple search
May 14, 2011 by kim

English
My word is "dynamite" which has two meanings. 1)n. a powerful explosive made by soaking nitroglycerin in some absorbent, such as ammonium nitrate and wood pulp. 2)adj. outstanding, very exciting. My question is - name the part of speech given in the first entry.
October 14, 2008 by Tiara

English
What are the meanings of the following literary terms: 1. Biological Criticism 2. Historical Criticism 3. Reader-Response Criticism 4. Formal Criticism 5. Gender Criticism 6. Marxist/Marxian Criticism 7. Psychological Criticism
October 26, 2009 by Chante

health
teenagers and what else of both sexes seem to be smonking more? Is this a question? What is smonking? Young adults, who were teens in the early 90's and started smoking then Smonking or smoking? They all have different meanings.
May 28, 2007 by melissa

maths
wat are the square brackets that are found in algebra Just one way of grouping the terms in an algebraic expression. You can also us () or {} besides []. In certain contexts each of these symbols can have other meanings too, but the context should make it clear what is meant. ...
September 28, 2006 by crystabel

Language Arts/English
My word is "dynamite" which has two meanings. 1)n. a powerful explosive made by soaking nitroglycerin in some absorbent, such as ammonium nitrate and wood pulp. 2)adj. outstanding, very exciting. My question is - Which syllable receives the primary accent? I don't understand.
October 14, 2008 by Tiara

Cultural Diversity
Use of cohesive reflects a speaker's ability to: A. Talk about things that are obvious B. String ideas together to show specific relationships C. Use episodic, rather than linear or hierarchical, story structures D. Coordinate implicit and explicit meanings
October 26, 2013 by Cabrina

math
The following rational function describes blood concentration of a certain drug taken via IV over time: f(x)=x+1/x Find: a.the horizontal or oblique asymptote(s), if any, b.the vertical asymptote(s),if any, c. describe their possible meanings. Can somebody please help me solve...
April 10, 2013 by cindy

English expression
I lost my job. I am out of work. I have no job. I'm not employed now. I'm unemployed now. ------------------------ Do you have some more expressions having similar meanings like the sentences above?
March 25, 2008 by John

Creative Writing
Can you please tell me how i should start off my essay. For the introduction..how should I start it. i don't want to just flatly say that 'i will be discussing the different meanings of wisdom' i want to know if there is another way that i can get my essay started, nicely. thanks
November 20, 2009 by y912f

English 11
what are then meanings of the elements for American Romanticism?? *Love of nature *Supernatural *The exotic *Self-individuals *National Pride *Idealism anyone please help!! or can send me a link where i can find the definitions to theses 7 elements of American Romanticism!!
June 1, 2010 by Caitie

analogies
clement is to clemency as A. agitate is to agitation B. governor is to prisoner C. nice is to kind Note the meanings and the parts of speech in the first pair of words. Which other pair of words have the same pattern? Please tell us your thinking on this question and we'll be ...
February 2, 2007 by Cassandra

Grammar and Composition
Can people just give me a bunch of difficult words that i can look up? i have to have 150 words that i don't know and look up their meanings and write a sentence with them.. i only have 21 so far :( thanks
October 30, 2009 by y912f

science
what is the following answers for the definitions i dont understand; control, repetition, validity, reliability, accuracy, controlled variable, independent and dependent variable, hypothesis? We'll be happy to help you understand these definitions if you post the dictionary ...
February 21, 2007 by Jess

English
Hi, I really need help and I want to do very good on the test! I have to translate poems which are written by Native American writers and which describes their way of life. However, I am having a hard time understanding their meanings and they are a lot. Please help me & tell ...
April 5, 2012 by Ely

English
my son has vocabulary words using in sentences, I don't understand these word and their meanings, please, make a sentences using these words please 1. enthusiastic 2. assure 3. peculiar 4. pastel 5. translation 6. insisted
September 3, 2009 by Ruben S Gagai

biology
i need help writing sentences with the following words? autotroph diversity eukaryote heterotroph indigenous infer prokaryote stimulus sustainability I would look the words up to be certain on the meanings: I would use your text definition first, if available. We can check ...
January 7, 2007 by Stephanie

Language Arts
Read the following three words: sauntered, walked, danced What is the BEST way to group these words on a classification chart to help you understand their meanings? (1 point) They all end in –ed. They are all in the past tense. They are all verbs. They are all ways in which ...
October 2, 2012 by Love2Learn

Language Arts/English
My word is "dynamite" which has two meanings. 1)n. a powerful explosive made by soaking nitroglycerin in some absorbent, such as ammonium nitrate and wood pulp. 2)adj. outstanding, very exciting. My question is - name the part of speech given in the first entry. I don't ...
October 14, 2008 by Tiara

Creative Writing
ok,so for my essay , I have to 'extend' the definition of 'wisdom'. bobpursley gave me a link yesterday that had several quotes, all of which give a meaning. how can i use this to write my essay? I mean, I don't even understand how the essay is going to be written. How should ...
November 20, 2009 by y912f

Maths
What are bearings? Bearings are things that surround rotating shafts to reduce friction and wear. The word "bearing", as in compass bearing, can also refer to the direction that something is moving (such as 10 degrees east of north). I have heard of no meanings of the word ...
July 1, 2007 by Fred

english
give the meanings indicated by the i) rise/fall intonation pattern ii) fall/rise intonation pattern? a)I’m going to tell you a story b) She’s not going out tonight, is she? c) I don’t understand. d) Goodnight!
December 23, 2010 by rahila

physics
Show how Bernoulli’s energy equation for a fluid can be derived by considering how the work done by the fluid moving from point 1 to point 2 is equal to the energy gained or lost by the fluid. You can assume the potential energy PE=mgh and the kinetic energy KE=0.5mv 2 , where...
May 8, 2012 by Aisling

history/vietnam war
After the fall of Saigon in 1975, Americans drew very different “lessons” from the experience of defeat in Vietnam. Analyze how the country polarized politically around some of the meanings and “lessons” of the Vietnam War? ( how hawks & doves might have viewed these lessons)
June 2, 2009 by brooke

spanish
help, Cuando era niño, yo era muy _____. Mi madre siempre me daba todo lo que quería. a. consentido b. tímido c. desobediente d. pequeño i understand the first part of the question, "when i was a kid i was very ___." i dont understand the next part i know the meanings of the ...
April 30, 2009 by y912f

liturature
What does the term 'craft technique' mean? Example:"What is one author's craft technique found in this text that makes the writing lively?' See my answer to your question below. =) What is a story with one or more level of meanings? i need help on learning about point of veiw ...
November 8, 2006 by Sharon

english
Can someone please give me some SIMPLE (easy for me to understand) meanings of the following poetry terms? because I am quite confused with the terms...especially alliteration, assonance,consonance, and rhyme. How can I identify them? 1. Poetry 2. Alliteration 3. Assonance 4. ...
April 30, 2009 by anonymous

Science
What is a common poison that is an enzyme inhibitor and how does it interfere with enzyme function? Here is a hint. The most common: Stannous fluoride, in toothpaste. Your instructor probably doesn't want that, so research either arsenic or selenium, but neither of these is ...
August 28, 2006 by kari

English
We are reading The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy and answering questions but I am thoroughly at a loss. here's the question: Paris functions as a symbol in the novel, but to Eustacia it symbolizes something quite different than it does to Clym. Contrast these two ...
April 2, 2008 by Lea

english
difference between prejudicial and non-prejudical rhetoric Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all, any good dictionary will help you with the meanings. rhetoric = art of oratory, or speaking well prejudicial = leading to premature judgment or ...
February 20, 2007 by robin

English
CHOICE OF WORDS " perfidy and usurpations" which goes in each BLANK I looked these up in 4 places and I am still confused they seem to have very similar meanings - I think 1 = perfidy and 2 = usurpations 1. We have already seen " circumstances of cruelty and ___________ ...
September 30, 2007 by liz

western civilization 2
Representatives of postmodernism in the arts and scholarship share the tendency to Answer reject the formal rules of their discipline and looking for hidden meanings and subtle messages. embrace an aesthetic of simplicity and directness. assert that the tastes of the common ...
January 9, 2011 by dynasty

meanings
You can't "unbreak" the broken. You can only break the unbroken to break the break of the unbroken. For me. You cannot "unbreak" me, for I am already broken, so you have no need to break the break because I am not unbroken. This may be a bit confusing but what do you think ...
February 4, 2012 by runnimg.from.myself

analogies
I have to do 20 analogies every week for spelling homework. They are hard to do sometimes. I only have 2 more and if you could help me that would be great. bounty:austerity::rife: parochial, overt, sparse, precarious, sultry too holy:sanctimonious::too neat: disdainful, ...
May 31, 2007 by Morgan

Help
dissonance : resonace :: harh : rich music : polyphony polyphony : instrument cacophony : telepragh I presume you mean "harsh" not harh. So, to do an analogy, you really need to understand the meanings of all the words involved. Do you know what dissonance and resonance mean? ...
January 28, 2007 by Chels

English
What means tender? There are a lot of meanings for tender. http://www.onelook.com/?w=tender&ls=a
December 5, 2006 by Nimi

com 155
Are these well written sentences? 1. When I am writing, my words need to construct a clear picture for my readers. 2. I will avoid using slang in my writing. 3. Using irrelavant words, is one error I need to change in my writing. 4. I need to use a dictionary while I am ...
May 25, 2011 by blake

english
what does gay mean? does it mean hasppy? http://www.answers.com/gay Several meanings here.
May 17, 2007 by moro

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