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Grade 12 english
I'm to compare I have a Dream speech with Mandela's Inauguration speech literary devices used in their speeches. I found the similarities of literary devices used for both speeches but I cant answer the differences of literary devices between the two speeches. Could you please...
August 29, 2014 by cindy

English(Grammar)
Why do the presidents use balanced parallel structure in their speeches( esp. inaugration speeches)? "The answer should not be to make their speech interesting" Plz help!
October 14, 2008 by Anonymous

phi
11{2[3(11)35]}> Some politicians claim to support the environment in speeches they make around the country. However, to get to those speeches they ride in gas guzzling, pollution creating private planes. They therefore clearly don’t believe a word of what they say and are ...
April 5, 2011 by lyz

Informal Logic
11{2[3(11)35]}> Some politicians claim to support the environment in speeches they make around the country. However, to get to those speeches they ride in gas guzzling, pollution creating private planes. They therefore clearly don’t believe a word of what they say and are ...
April 27, 2013 by Donna

12th english
Hey guys, Uhm I need to analyse presidental speeches(two alltogether) in english. Which basically means I need to analyse two similar speeches and see how the presidents attempt to convince the audience(I think that covers my assignment basically^^) So like.... oWhy does he ...
July 16, 2009 by DarkDevil

English/ Help
In the race for student body government, both students were coequal. Their speeches each pointed to their records of service and academic excellence. Which of the following options is the meaning of "coequal" as used in the sentence above? A. The students gave speeches that ...
August 4, 2014 by Dulce

speech
Can you please help me out with a speech? I'm in 10th grade at High School and we're doing speeches soon. I'm not lazy and trying to get someone to write a speech for me but I seriously suck at speeches and have no idea what to write or talk about. Can you please write me a ...
May 3, 2009 by Jay

English
The following thesis statement indicates that the body of the speech will contain ____ numerals. "Abraham Lincoln's speeches appealed to the emotion of listeners, conveyed a strong sense of leadership, and were sutied to the complicated political setting of times." a)2 b)3 c)4...
February 1, 2007 by Lisa

9th grade
English speeches
February 4, 2009 by Anonymous

English
5 direct and indirect speeches
September 24, 2009 by Leagh

speech
SAMPLES OF SEND FORTH SPEECHES
March 6, 2010 by IBRAHIM

sciene
how do u research speeches on the internet {worldbiomes}.
November 8, 2011 by sierra

speeches
could i get some detail speech about "money is not everything"
May 7, 2010 by joslin

speeches
Im doing my speech on guiness world records, but i dont know how to start it. Can u help me think of something?
November 8, 2008 by chantelle

speeches
in conducting a personal interview,setting limits on what will be covered should occur?
September 11, 2013 by alicia

Speech vs Essay
Hey!! Doe anyone know any website that lists the key differences between essays and Speeches Thanks
June 13, 2009 by ME

ELA
1.Which is the BEST way to improve this sentence? Our leaders believed that was the way to make the country the best it could be. A. Change believed to believe B. Change believed to did not believe C. Change make to made D. Change could be to could not be 2.What change if any...
January 19, 2012 by Jaycee

SS8R: National Convention: The Female Voice Essay
I have this assignment for my Social Studies class about the National Convention. Well most of you know about the National Convention thing since you watch Republicans or Democratic. The essay is focusing on First Lady Michelle Obama and Ann Romney. They gave speeches at ...
September 18, 2012 by Laruen

world history
Who led their country into war several times and belived in military strength more than in speeches and democracy?
January 12, 2010 by Kayla

Cultural Diversity
What years did Sojourner Truth help free slaves and become visible in the fight against slavery through her speeches and publications?
August 21, 2010 by michelle

English
Which technique of speeches does Franklin use in this passage? From such an assembly can a perfect production be expected? A. restatement B. repetition C. rhetorical question D. parallelism
May 18, 2012 by Anonymous

memorization
does anybody have any tips on memorizing things? i have to memorize one of juleit's speeches in romeo and juliet in act 2 scene 1. Please help!!
March 26, 2008 by anonymous

Social Studies
What kind of attitude did Mother Jones have? I mean how did she speak?? Like, i know she was excited, and loud,but i cant find anything about the way she talked, or copies of her speeches Thanks
October 27, 2007 by Anonymous

English
Use semicolons or commas to revise each comma splice or fused sentence into a correct compound sentence.? 1. The group released a new CD today; however it will not be available for a month. The group released a new CD today; however it will not be available for a month. 2. Two...
December 8, 2010 by pinki

Oral mark
ello we are doing speeches in Language i am new to canada so i have never done a speech before so how do you you start and end it? i dont have enough information.
January 8, 2009 by Rosila

Semicolon
Marielle, the coordinator, was eager to begin the speeches, awards presentation, and banquet, but the guest speaker, who was flying to Chicago, had not arrived. Do I need a semicolon in this sentence?
February 14, 2011 by Aj

American Government
Which of the following is an example of indirect lobbying? A. testifying before Congress B. writing speeches and legislation C. grass-roots-led phone calls and e-mail D. contacting White House officials i think its c
July 24, 2012 by Ruqiyah

English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER THE ...
July 28, 2014 by Kiara

College English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER THE ...
July 28, 2014 by Kiara

language arts
what does refrain mean when dealing with language arts/speeches?
January 22, 2012 by Brianna

english
is it one of the parts of speeches or one of the parts of speech pl explain
August 7, 2012 by R S Telagathoty

english
For English II I'm supposed to write a persuasive essay on a speech such as the "I Have A Dream Speech" or similar. I don't particularly care for King's speech. What are some other speeches I could use?
January 26, 2012 by Sarah

Romeo and Juliet
Could you please help me with this thanks. In act 1 scene 5 Romeo and Juliet say speeches that form a sonnet. Could you give me a link that will give me a translation of what they are saying. Thanks for your time
March 11, 2009 by Lala

history
Lashing out at the Prussian middle class after he took office in 1862, Bismarck declared that governance would proceed without parliament. He famously said that the big questions of the day could not be addressed by speeches and resolutions, but only by "______ and ______."
May 6, 2014 by Victoria

American literature
3. Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? Read Native Americans: Contact and Conflict (pages ...
July 19, 2014 by Kiara

Social
1. Speeches and oral presentations are much like other business messages in that A) they require similar planning. B) the size of the groups to which they are delivered is similar. C) the interaction between the audience and speaker is similar. D) they deal with emotional or ...
December 3, 2009 by Jake

Public Speaking
1. When your speech adds to your listeners’ knowledge, it is meant to: A. inform. B. persuade. C. entertain. D. celebrate. is it A 2. In choosing a topic for your first speech, it is wise to: A. ask advice from others. B. start with what you know. C. research first. D. study ...
April 2, 2013 by Amy

Math
A speaker has a collection of 62 jokes. He uses 3 jokes in each speech. Please help i got a is 37820 but really need help with part b (a) In how many ways can he select 3 jokes for a speech? How many speeches can he give without using a joke twice? (Round your answer down to ...
October 7, 2013 by Danielle

Comm 100 college
Persuasive speeches focus on forcing the audience to change the way it thinks and feels. TRUE OR FALSE I just wanted to double check on this, because I don't think you are for say "forcing" them to think differently, but giving them the info to let them possibly change their ...
November 13, 2011 by Michelle

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
October 8, 2014 by Asther

literary
Choose 3 selections from literature that are united into one topic or theme. Your topic can be united by subject, author, genre, style, etc. (requirement) Good speeches will have one clear main topic throughout. My topic is (Remembrance) Thanks for any help.
December 10, 2009 by Jeremy

English
Essays, articles, and speeches are all works of nonfiction. Which of the following is an accurate statement about the authors of nonfiction? A. They are always real people. B. Their style is always full of figurative language. C. They usually focus on retelling historical ...
September 27, 2013 by vickie

Romeo and Juliet Help!
I understand this question but can't find it so can you please help me. How does this speech about his love for Juliet compare to his speeches about being in love with Rosaline. (By the way the Juliet speech is found in Act 1 scene 5)
March 10, 2009 by Romeo

all
hi,i need serious help with my h.w. i m in speech class and i need to find FREE persuasive or informative speeches on global warming or on global poverty online (or any other good topic). i v been searching online 4 2 days straight nd i can't find anything. can u pleez help me...
January 26, 2008 by shivangi

please check my work language
-write the plural for each noun potato-potatoes shoe-shoes auto-autos speech-speeches -describe the kinds of information about words that can found in a dictionary *prononciation *parts of speech *definition and the word *how many syllabuls a word has is there anything else ...
April 14, 2010 by dena

Social Studies
I need to find the terms for these questions. I have been unable to find any of these terms. -What is the term for the legal protection members of Congress have? -What is the name for the private meetings in which Republican and Democratic members in each house choose their ...
October 13, 2009 by Anonymous

Soc Welfare
I am taking part in a debate on Tuesday. I am on the side saying that our nation should not have universal health care insurance coverage like some other countries do. Call it medicine with communism, socialism, Marxism, or something along those lines if you wish. Could ...
November 22, 2009 by Ezekiel

Speeches
I have to write/ present a speech to become treasurer for my 7th grade class... things i know: I am in accerated math I am responsible I was a representative in Student Council last year I am not certain how accelerated math is helpful in the position of Treasurer. ...
September 16, 2006 by Cass

English ms sue
Please check answers! From the words below, supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Tactless, unfathomable, tacit A. While there was a TACIT agreement in the group that Fran's comment to the professor was TACTLESS and perhaps even cruel, the group could understand ...
February 28, 2014 by Anonymous

To Kill A MockingBird ..please help.
Hi, in to Kill A mockingbird , can you please help me out, and tell me any significant events that happen in CHAPTER 23? I am suppose to explain why the events , important speeches in Chapter 23 are important. All I can really think of is that Attticus decision of that ...
April 14, 2008 by May

history
How did ghandi salt march illustrate his philosophy of civil disobedience? my choice is 1)the march began civilly with speeches by ghandi and other leaders who pledge to fast from eating products made with salt. 2)angered by the indian governments monopoly on salt ghandi ...
December 16, 2011 by Ciara's Sister

US History
43. President Truman issued the Truman Doctrine in response to a. Soviet aggression in Poland b. pressure by Communists on Turkey and Greece c. Churchill's "Iron Curtain" speech d. Stalin's demands at the Postdam Conference A? 45. The Weathermen alarmed most Americans because ...
November 12, 2010 by mysterychicken

math
Alyssa is enrolled in a public-speaking class. Each week she is required to give a speech of greater length than the speech she gave the week before. The table below show the length of several of her speeches: WK #/Length of Speech (seconds) 3/150, 4/180, 5/210, 6/240 If this ...
April 29, 2013 by Jane

english II
Sentence Consistency and Parallelism (errors in consistency, such as shifts in verb tense or a lack of parallel structure in equivalent sentence parts. A.The hapless duck fell from the sky with a loud thud and quacking as it descended. b.Abraham Lincoln was endowed with a ...
November 24, 2009 by Shaquitta

English
what could be some reasons to why abstract language is used? One reason is that the concept that is being dealt with is abstract. They cannot be sensed directly as can apples, grasshoppers and bricks. Concepts like freedom, evil, beauty, truth and love are abstract. I hope ...
August 28, 2006 by Jamie

pronoun (need to make sure)
Both of the girls must give ____ speeches today. their<----- I chose this one. she her Which sentence corrects the following sentence? The final decision must be made by Ellen and he. A.) The final decision must be made by Ellen and him. <------ I chose this one. B.) The...
May 20, 2014 by Reconsniper (New Computer)

poetry
Is this a good Poem for a senior in creative writing? The topic is "The Power of Words" Words are one of the most powerful things in our lives. They can bring out many different feelings. Excited, sad, happy, or mad. Words put together can create a story. true or make believe ...
August 22, 2010 by Angela

computers
1. It is important to include voice and point of view in writing because (1 point) A. It helps the reader understand the characters feelings and emotions B. It adds more words to the story C. It makes the information stand out D. It makes the story more important 2. A venn ...
March 3, 2014 by Bob

writing
Can you proofread my writing? Real Men Truly Change What is forgiveness? Forgiveness is when you allow someone to be forgiven for doing something wrong to you or someone else. On February 21, 1988 at the Family Worship Center in Baton Rouge, La, a speech made by Jimmy Swaggart...
November 16, 2012 by aaliayah

world geography
What is a global citizen? I have to write a report on this. It must have examples, compare and contrast etc. What is a global citizen? I remember a very early Sunday School lesson, where Jesus indicated to the disciples the TWO commandments in response to a question: The two ...
October 16, 2006 by elizabeth

history
compare the two statements: AGAINST DRASTIC MEASURES: "We are told by the opposition that we mush have a change, that we must have a new deal. It is not the change...to which I object but the proposal to alter the whole foundations of our national life which have been built ...
June 13, 2009 by y912f

Lang. Arts
Imagine that Emily Costello has written a follow-up article about Bethany. It is called “Still Feeling Complete.” Based on what you read in “A Year of Living Bravely,” and on the title of the follow-up article, what do you think it might be about? A.Bethany’s decision to have ...
March 15, 2013 by Cassie

US History
Fighting the Depression Against Drastic Measures "We are told by the opposition that we must have a change, that we must have a new deal. It is not the change...to which I object but the proposal to alter the whole foundations of our national life which have been built through...
November 30, 2011 by Sarah Beth

Oral Presentations
I've got an upcoming speech to prepare, and my teacher has hardly given any preparation time and I'm the type of person who is very conservative and quiet. I'm afriad of being boring with my speech because our teacher has told us to make it interesting, and make it funny, when...
May 25, 2008 by TP

Logic Research
All sages provide both wisdom and inspiration. Since Dasha's speech contained wisdom and greatly inspired her audience, Dasha is a sage. Which one of the following points out the flaw in the argument above? -Just because Dasha is a sage doesn't mean that she is always wise and...
September 25, 2011 by Dusty

PSY 1 03
2. <11{1[1(19)19]}> All sages provide both wisdom and inspiration. Since Dasha’s speech contained wisdom and greatly inspired her audience, Dasha is a sage. Which one of the following points out the flaw in the argument above? (Points : 1) Just because Dasha is a sage ...
August 22, 2012 by Lisa

Informal logic
All sages provide both wisdom and inspiration. Since Dasha’s speech contained wisdom and greatly inspired her audience, Dasha is a sage. Which one of the following points out the flaw in the argument above? (Points : 1) -Just because Dasha is a sage doesn’t mean that she is ...
July 14, 2013 by Veronica

Writing
How can you determine a source's biases? You have to do some research. Sometimes it takes a while, as it is not obvious. Bias often takes the form of legality, in sanctions, sentences, and other official act. The root cause may be buried in deep personal events long past. ...
March 12, 2007 by Tracey

World History
How did gandhi's salt march illustrate his philosophy of civil disobedience? 1. the march began civilly with speeches by gandhi and other leaders, who pledged to fast from eating products made with slt for 90 days 2. the march was against the civil laws enforced by the britih ...
September 17, 2011 by james to henry

WorldHistory
What factors led to Robespierre becoming a dictator? Beginning with the execution of Louis XVI in January 1793, France faced an increase in food riots, large popular insurrections and devastating treasonous acts by those thought to be patriots. Also, France was threatened by ...
May 6, 2013 by (;

history
please check in Baker v. Carr the Court declared that congressional districts had to be apportioned on the basis of a. one person, one vote b. the desires of the party in power c. long-standing practice d. a loose construction of the Constitution A the Weathermen alarmed most ...
April 19, 2009 by history

Language Arts CHECK ANSWERS
PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWERS 1. Adolescence is the period of life that follows A. infancy. B. adulthood. C. childhood.*** 2. Students can feel overwhelmed by A. a day off. B. an easy test. C. a lot of homework.*** 3. Everyone admired the grandeur of A. the rose garden.*** B. the ...
May 28, 2014 by mstv1112

government
I am doing research project. it is about political speeches. I should find about "benefit seekers". what is benefit seekers mean? and what kind of sentence should I find. give me some examples. thank you. You can find out more about the quotation below from this site. http://...
December 1, 2006 by cc

socials
what be decided in 1980 quebec referednum about? what the result? Levesque aske Quebeckers to vote yes to giving his government permission to discuss a new agreement with canada based on soverignty association. he propose that quebec become politically independent and maintain...
December 15, 2011 by Mohammad

English
I really need you to check these sentences I wrote on the drama. Please help me! 1) The tragedy is the oldest and once most popular form of drama. It consists of a dramatic work in which events move to a tragic conclusion. 2) Tragedies are generally introduced by a prologue ...
October 2, 2011 by Henry2

English
Thank you very much for your help. I forgot to include the following sentences. 1) Shakespeare doesn’t give importance to stage directions between acts. In the English theatre there was no curtain fall between the acts 2) As a rule, a Shakespearean play was over when all the ...
October 7, 2010 by Franco

opinion question
I am not quite sure what I think about this. Television has been influential in United States presidential elections since the 1960's. But just what is this influence, and how has it affected who is elected? Has it made elections fairer and more accessible, or has it moved ...
November 22, 2006 by Anonymous

speeches
What should i do right after i mess up on a speech???/? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you have a problem during a speech, just continue. Without an example of what you mean, it is extremely difficult to advise you. If the speech is over and you feel ...
April 7, 2007 by Caitlyn

BUS
Please Help! 3. According to the text, today’s public relations firms offer all the following services EXCEPT: executive speech training. research and evaluation. advertising placement. events management. Question 4. 4. All of the following are examples of the public relations...
September 8, 2014 by Jay

College Essay
Is any one can help me to revise my college application? Thank you. Question: Please describe which of these activities ( extracurricular or personal activities or work experience) has had the most meaning for you, and why. I was used to be a President of class in high school...
January 8, 2007 by Kate

english
for english i have to do a project and it can be on anything i want. i have to have a persuasive essay and a how to and the history on the subject. like my friend is doing ice cream and we are making it in class. my other friend is doing texting and having texting races in ...
May 20, 2007 by anonymous

Language Arts 8th
1. A person who translates speeches would have to know how to (1 point) draw pictures. use a microphone. speak many languages. interpret body language. 2. If a horse came barreling across the field, what was the horse doing? (1 point) leaping in the air slowing down moving ...
January 23, 2014 by mstv

LANGUAGE ARTS
1. An example of a hardship would be -winning a surfing contest. -taking part in a television interview -going without food,water, and sleep 2.Imagine that Emily Costello has written a follow-up article about Bethany. It is called "Still Feeling Complete." Based on what you ...
December 18, 2013 by Anoymous

reading
43. Student Council Election Day: Monday To: Nominees From: Your Principal Concerning: Rules of Election 1. Everyone running for office must prepare a 3-minute speech that will be recorded for presentation to the entire school. You need to "Dress for Success" as you would for ...
June 13, 2013 by major

SS8R: The National Convention The Female Voice
Here it is: National Convention Speeches: The Female Voice During the month of September 2012, both the Republicans and Democrats held their national conventions. Several political figures, entertainers and everyday people were invited to speak in favor of their respective ...
September 18, 2012 by Laruen

English
How does business writing differ from academic writing? What qualities make any form of written communication effective? Check out this site. http://lcb1.uoregon.edu/rseverso/199/differences.htm There are several types of writing: Personal and fictional (informal), business ...
May 1, 2007 by Queline

SAT Essay
Can somebody help to grade this essay? Many thanks!! Assignment: Do we expect too much from public figures? Public figures have always been an object of fascination for many. From movie stars to pop stars, business tycoons to politicians in power, they have the power to ...
September 10, 2010 by Jessie

Japanese
okay....so in my Japanese class right now, we're currently writing our speeches.. So far, I've come up with: (This is actually in Japanese but I've chosen to write this in English as I'm on a school computer which only allows English characters!) "At first, when I went to ...
May 24, 2007 by Steph

College
I have always wanted to go to college from the first moment I understood what it meant to go to college. I look around my small town and I see so many talented people who never had the chance to go to college. Then I look at my family and no one in my immediate family has ever...
April 29, 2008 by Brittany

us history
I was wondering if somebody can help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One Explain the evolution of Cold War liberalism between 1945 and 1968, that is from the presidency of Harry S. Truman through John F. Kennedy and to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Why ...
July 29, 2014 by TayB

Lauguage arts and History
I need help these! Please help me! Thanks! Identify two parts of chapter 10 that struck you the hardest from Frederick Douglass’ descriptions. Create a T Chart with quotes on the left and your response on the right. 1) What should be done about the newly freed slaves? Should ...
March 29, 2012 by Bell

Critical Thinking (philosophy)
1. 21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with other ...
April 30, 2011 by Jean

college essay
Describe a time where you have acheieved a phenomenal accomplishment? Answer: Five months ago I became a State Officer for Future Business Leader of America, also known as FBLA. Since my freshmen year, I knew that I wanted to become a state officer for Pennsylvania. I was ...
November 19, 2007 by jasmine

college application short response
Thank you for anyone that helps me about my college application. (Thank you for your suggestions, Writeacher, I re-writed my paragraph.) In the space provided below, please describe which of these activities has had the most meaning for you, and why. I was elected as the ...
January 13, 2007 by kate

help!
These proofreader’s marks are often used to show needed changes: C: Capital Letter P: Punctuation NP: New Paragraph SF: Sentence Fragment RO: Run On sentence V: Missing Word o: Add a Period SP: Spelling Error -->: Indent for New Paragraph WW: Wrong Word used I was wondering...
September 18, 2006 by Anonymous

nonfiction
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. Before the Civil War B. During the Civil War C. After the Civil War D. Right after the Emancipation Proclamation 2. In "Life without Principle," Thoreau writes, "I would have had him deal with his privatest ...
October 1, 2008 by kourtney

soc 120
1. The average height of members of the high scho etball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with other members of the team the ...
December 12, 2010 by maria

Philosophy ( Critical Thinking)
1. <21{1[2(24)24]}> The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses (Points : 1) Jerry with ...
April 30, 2011 by Jean

A U
1. Question : <21{1[1(01)01]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is ...
February 13, 2011 by Critical Thinking Quiz

PHI103:Informal Logic
1. <11{1[1(19)19]}> All sages provide both wisdom and inspiration. Since Dasha’s speech contained wisdom and greatly inspired her audience, Dasha is a sage. Which one of the following points out the flaw in the argument above? (Points : 1) Just because Dasha is a sage ...
March 7, 2011 by Crissy

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