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1. As the New Year approaches us with hopes anew, here is to wishing you and your family a wonderful year ahead. 2. As the New Year dawns, I hope it is filled with the promises of a brighter tomorrow. Happy New Year! [Thank yu for your help. What is the meaning of 'as' in each...

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PLZ HELP ASP usa test prep General William T. Sherman's "March to the Sea" was important to the Union war effort because A) it placed the Mississippi River under Union control. B) it convinced Great Britain to stop supporting the Confederacy. C) important railroad tracks were ...

English
1. Many people look forward to the New Year for a new start on old habits. [What is the meaning of 'on'? Is 'on' 'about' here?] 2. Happy New Year. Here’s to another year pretending that I like you people. [Do we have to use 'to' in the second sentence? Does 'pretending...

english
uncle tome cabin Gradually and imperceptible the strange, silent, patient man, who was ready to bear everyone else's burden, and who sought help from none,--who stood aside for all, and came last, and took least, yet was foremost to share his little all with any who needed,--...

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uncle tom cabin What specific event precipitated the writing of Uncle Tom s Cabin? Find the information in a documented source whose author you can identify

English
1. I wish for you that, with every year, you achieve all of your dreams. [Is it grammatical? Do we have to delete 'for'?] 2. You’re supposed to let go of the past and start off new. [Do we have to put 'the ' before 'new'?]

English
Every end marks a new beginning. Keep your spirits and determination unshaken, and you shall always walk the glory road. With courage, faith and great effort, you shall achieve everything you desire. I wish you a Happy New Year. ------------------------------------ Do we have ...

English
1. 'As' the New Year approaches us with hopes anew, here is 'to' wishing you and your family a wonderful year ahead. ---------------------------------- Q1: What is the meaning of 'As'? According as, when, while, or because? Q2:Do we have to use 'to' in the sentence? Or do we ...

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Am a students from Nigel secondary schools am doing grade 11 with the subject stated above after my grade 12 I don't know what to study .please any idea or option it would be a great help .thank you

English
When did the Kiowa pause in their migration and where? What did the Kiowa make at the base of Devil’s Tower?

English Literature
When did the Kiowa pause in their migration and where? What did the Kiowa make at the base of Devil’s Tower?

English Language
You walk into your room to your bed. Does this means you are on the bed or you just walked near the bed?

ENGLISH
which of the following sentences contains an action verb A This apple tastes funny B It seemed OK at first C I spit it out in the trash D It might be rotten

english
Which of the following is NOT a form of informational text? a. a history textbook b. a news app on your smartphone c. a brochure at the doctor's office d. a graphic novel

English
Choose the term that describes the type of sentence shown. The senior class took a trip to Washington, D.C. and Annapolis for their research project. A Compound B Simple C Complex D Compound-Complex I think its C Correct me if I am wrong.

English
Which of the following sentences contains a linking verb? Sammy made lunch for us yesterday I smelled the delicious fruit I said the turkey sandwiches looked delicious----< we want lunches from Sammy every day now! Which of the following sentence contains an action verb? ...

English
Someone wishing to find employment at News Corp as a website developer would probably expect to engage in __________ before getting hired. A.a research-based interview B.a quick promotion C.writing an essay D.a job interview I believe its C

Language
Let me introduce Javier Solas, who is running for president of the student council. As than Liu, last year's president, said " I can't imagine voting for anyone but Javier. He's clearly the best-qualified candidate. Nearly every other member of last year's student council has ...

English
1. You made last year so special for me. It is my greatest wish that this coming year be special for you. ------------------------------ Why is 'be' used in the last sentence? Can't we use 'will be' instead of 'be'?

english
Which of the following is important for an introduction in formal or academic writing? Entertaining the audience Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences Providing all of the references that ...

english
True or False: the following sentence demonstrates parallelism: Cameron is an actor, a writer, and former model. true

english
Identify the subject, object, and verb in this sentence: Paralegals need strong ethics. need is verb paralegals is subject strong is object am i right

english
A writer creates unity when topic sentences in an essay each relate to a main idea from an introduction or thesis statement. i pick true

English
A thesis statement clarifies the main point an essay will make. I say true

English
1. However, my parents loved me very much, and they never gave up on me. 2. However, my parents loved me very much, and they never gave up me. ------------------------------------ Which one is correct? Can we use both expressions, 'gave up on' and 'gave up'?

English
1. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! 2. A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 3. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! [Which expression is grammatical?] ------------------------------------- 4. I wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year. 5. I wish you a Merry ...

English
I am having trouble with an analysis of “There is a beauty at the goal of life” I am needing help in identifying the speaker, basic situation and though development, mood, tone, and theme or universal truth.

English
I need help doing a thesis for Macbeth by Shakespeare. I'm focusing on the character Macbeth and my theme is ambition. Intially: -He is shown as a loyal soldier who is kind (fill with the mill of human kindness) -He gets startled when the witches tell him his 3 prophecies -He ...

English 12th
1. A fable’s moral may be explicitly stated, or it may simply be implied. (1 point) A) independent clause B) adverbial clause C) adjectival clause D) noun clause 2. If you look at most cultures, you will find evidence of fables passed down through oral tradition. (1 point) A...

English comp
I need suggestions on how I could rephrase these without being repetitive and that the point comes across. Thank you (: 1. Alcohol is a dangerous recreational substance that many Americans very much abuse to what their body could take. 2. The reason why people start consuming ...

English
What techniques does pope use to weave humor into the poem “the rape of the lock”? Explain why the techniques are humurous.

English
In King Arthur's Knights, what happened to the knights who went in search of the Holy Grail? A. Two of them died and ascended to heaven while the third returned home. B. They found the Holy Grail and returned home with the blessing of the saint that had guarded the prized. C. ...

English
Where should the comma go in the following sentence. Maria is going to take extra courses at the university in math her favorite subject.

English
Write a description that would suit your talents (athletic, intellectual, logical, musical, etc.) perfectly. Make the game up so it's fun for other people to play as well. Be sure to include a list of equipment and 3 or 4 rules. You might also want to describe a sample game. I...

math
Julia's English test score is 11 points more than Juana's, and Juan's English test score is 6 points less than Juana's. Julia and Juan's scores are added to 183 points. What's the test score of Juana? Use the equation to solve the problem. Set the variable as J.

English
What tone does Henry Gilbert create in lines 8-11 of the excerpt of King Arthur’s Knights? horror and alarm excitement and anticipation peace and joy resignation and defeat C? Text Then, when the queen came unto King Arthur, there was great feasting and joustings and merry ...

English Help Re-wording
Help with re-wording my sentences Please: After September 11th the issue of racial profiling has expanded to more directly affect South Asian Americans, Arab Americans, Muslim Americans, and those identified as foreigners or immigrants. These communities are joining with ...

English
Identify the sentence with a verb usage error. (A) Everyone on the baseball team has drank all of the water bottles by the end of the game. (B)That is the silliest thing I have ever seen. (C)Their school choir had sung with gusto for each competition. (D)He did not know his ...

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I'm dead. I'm in a room with 2 doors. One goes to heaven the other goes to Hell. Infront of each door stands a man. One man can only tell the truth. The other can only tell lies. What question do I ask to get to heaven

English
Hi! All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace I like to think (and the sooner the better!) of a cybernetic meadow where mammals and computers live together in mutually programming harmony like pure water touching clear sky. I like to think (right now, please!) of a ...

English
Hi! ____ 1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in quotation marks. Walter Mitty the Undefeated, "inscrutable" to the last. (1 point) a) devilish b) mysterious c) notorious d) stubborn My Answer: D Could someone please check my answer? Thanks!

English
Hi! ____ 15. Which of the following quotations from “Nolan Bushnell” best reflects Bushnell’s business and management model? (1 point) a) “Bushnell sold Atari in 1978 and left the company soon after that.” b) “Bushnell took a copy of Alcorn’s game, named Pong ...

english comp
Choose the sentence with the subject/verb agreement error. Driving as quickly as possible, each of the students pulls into the parking lot. Driving as quickly as possible, each of the students pull into the parking lot. The students pull into the parking lot as quickly as ...

English
So I'm looking for a work of art (painting, movie, literature, poem, etc.) from 1990 to modern day that has one of these traits: - Feelings or intuition over reason - Champions individual freedom and worth of the individual - Civilization as artificial - Urban areas are a ...

English
Use a ___ to separate items in a series when the items contain commas.

English
Which of these lines from The Canterbury Tales’ “Prologue” best exemplifies a Franklin? “He was a model among landed gentry.” “As Sheriff he checked audit, every entry.” “There was no such conveyancer as he…” “He lived for pleasure and had always done...

English
Which of these excerpts from Beowulf best describes what Beowulf expects the outcome of his battle with the dragon to be? A. thought nothing/ of the bests claws, or wings, or flaming/ Jaws B. soon/ Would leave this brief life, but would take the dragon/WIth him C. he had ...

English
Which of these excerpts from Beowulf best describes Beowulf reason for attacking grendels mother? A- "whispered together/ and said that hope was gone, that the hero/had lost" B- and holy/god, who sent him victory, gave judgment/for truth and right" C "so fame/comes to the men ...

English
Hello. Thank you for your help. Will you please help me with one more grammar question? "The reform has not covered every section of the population and HAS hardly led to a positive result." Do I have to use the second HAS or is it possible to omit it? Thank you very much for ...

English
Hello. I would be very grateful for your help. Which is correct, NOR or OR, in the following sentence: "The refugees have neither food nor clothes NOR / OR medicines". Thank you very much.

english
Can someone check my answers for this English quick check, I'm in connections, thanks :) 1. In adventures of huckleberry finn at first huck feels ___ about writing to Jims owner. a. good** b. guilty c. uncertain 2. what is another word for a ship's small boat? a. lath** b. ...

English
1. She volunteered to help the children. [Is 'volunteered' a transitive verb or an intransitive verb? In the long man dctionary, I saw "Transitive or Intransitive." What does it mean? Can 'volunteer' be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb?] From the Longman dictionary: ...

English
1. What villemard imagined of the future is all wrong. 2. The thing which villemard imagined of the future is all wrong. 3. The things which villemard imagined of the future are all wrong. 4. All that villemard imagined of the future is all wrong. 5. All that villemard ...

English
1. He drew a long way in France. [Is this sentence grammatical? Waht does it mean?] 2. Do you think people will live to be 200 years old? 3. Do you think people will live until/till 200 years old? 4. Do you think people will live until/till they are 200 years old? 5. Do you ...

english
Question 1 Of the choices below, which sentence demonstrates parallelism? a. Sydney slept late on Saturday. b. Clint made a cake for dessert and had milk with it. c. To Kill a Mockingbird is a classic American novel about a young girl's journey to understanding society and ...

english
PART TWO: Revise the paragraph below based on the errors you found above. "Whenever I’m getting reading to eat my cat is always at my feet at the stove I am always tripping over him and swearing at him nevertheless he is such a funny creature how many cats can eat artichokes...

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PART ONE: Read the paragraph and identify the spelling and grammar errors. "Whenever I’m getting reading to eat my cat is always at my feet at the stove I am always tripping over him and swearing at him nevertheless he is such a funny creature how many cats can eat ...

English
Match the underlined noun clause with the corresponding use. A:Subject B:Direct Object C:Indirect Object D:Object of preposition E:Predicate nominative 1:Nutritionist tell(whoever will listen)facts about the heart.....C 2:People are often surprised by(what they learn from ...

English (Literature)
What does it mean by "How the Author writes"? I have to write how the author writes for my paragraph about my book

english
17. Read the following lines from “the love song of J. Alfred Prufrock.” And indeed, there will be time! To wonder, “do I dare?” and, “do I dare?” Time to turn back and descend the stair, With a bald spot in the middle of my hair – (They will say: “how his hair...

English
What are 3 key quotations in Chapter 6 of Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart? The quotations must relate to one of the following: -the characterization of Okonkwo -ambition -how power affects Okonkwo -fear as a motivator - identify beliefs values and traditions in Okonkwo's ...

English
can u write five lines of a story about u and some explorers in the forest and something happens as monsters leave the clearing. it doesn't have to be that descriptive as I am going to improve it by adding adjectives and other punctuation. thank you. P.S please do it as soon ...

English
I need someone to check my answer on this question in an English quick check. Thanks :) 1. In adventures of huckleberry finn what is unusual about the house Huck and Jim find? A. it is completely empty B. it is floating C. there is no furniture I think A?

English
16. Read the following lines from the poem "The Divine Comedy." But I had hardly started when I spied a leopard in my pathway, lithe and fleet, all covered with a sleek and spotted hide. And as I faced it, it would not retreat, but paced before me and so blocked my way that ...

English
I have to write a 3 paragraph wisdom anecdote; a short story that teaches a lesson. I needed some help coming up with ideas for my anecdote. I have read examples of anecdotes, but I can't make up any story that teaches a lesson. Any help?? Story or moral ideas? Thanks!!!!!

English
1. She stood on her hand at the concert. 2. She stood on her hands at the concert. ------------------------------- Do we have to use 'hand' or 'hands'? Are both Okay? Which one is commonly used? • English - Writeacher Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8:01am I'm not sure what ...

English
Why is Granny humming again at the end of "Blues Ain't No Mockin Bird"? A) She is angry at the cameramen. B) She is glad Grandaddy got rid of the cameramen. *** C) She always hums when she makes rum cakes.

english
I need someone to check my answers on this English quick check thanks :) 1. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is celebrated in part for its representation of what perspective: a. modern b. optimistic c. southern*** 2. In Adventures of huckleberry finn when huck says his father ...

English
List the characteristics that are unique to Arthur and to Sundiata. What qualities do the two characters have in common? I need help figuring out which qualities are unique to Arthur and which are unique to Sundiata.

English
1. She stood on her hand at the concert. 2. She stood on her hands at the concert. ------------------------------- Do we have to use 'hand' or 'hands'? Are both Okay? Which one is commonly used?

World History
How did Sir Edward Coke’s interpretation of English common law and the Magna Carta lead to the creation of the Declaration of Independence? Colonists’ loose interpretations of Sir Coke’s judicial precedent provided cause for detailed explanation by ...

English-Sci
I'm writing a paper about book that purposely has no theme that I can read, " Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy." The problem I am having is that I am asked to write what theme is and find a qoute that explains it. I'm not exactly sure what to do, I've never come across this ...

History
Which accurately describes the achievements of Amerigo Vespucci and his role during the Age of Discovery? He was an English explorer who was granted a charter by Queen Elizabeth and established the first European colonies in Virginia. He proved the New World was a separate ...

English
What is a metaphor for religion

English (Huckleberry Finn)
At the end of the book, you find out that Jim was free all along (Miss Watson freed him after she died). What was Twain's purpose in doing that? I thought it may have just been farcical because Huckleberry Finn is largely satire. Is there like a deeper significance to it?

English (Shakespeare)
So in King Lear, when Egar first enters he says: "and, speak of the devil, here he comes, right on cue. I’ve got to play the role and sigh like a poor beggar.—Oh, these eclipses predict such disorder. Fa, sol, la, mi." Does anyone know why he said this and what the meaning...

English/Grammar Tutor Please !!!!!!!!!
As the public uproar over generic drug and off-patent, off-exclusivity branded drug price gouging heightens, state experts and patient activists in Maryland are lobbying for politicians to implement a law that would prohibit price gouging of important off-patent non-brand ...

math
In which sentence does the author make an appeal to emotion. A. shouldn't that determination be rewarded B. not only that but Javier is an egale scout and editor in chief of the school newpaper. (this one) C as than liu last years president said I cant imagine voting for ...

math
In which sentence does the author make an appeal to authority. A. vote for Javier! ( this one) B. now he speaks English fluently C as than liu last years president said I cant imagine voting for anyone but Javier. D. not only that but Javier is an egale scout and editor in ...

English
What is the prepositional phase in this sentence.... The elderly woman named fondly while straightening the mess from her grandchild visit.

english
1. It is 10km away from this island to that island. 2. It is 10km from this island to that island. ---------------------------- Are both okay? Do we have to use 'away' or not? Is 'It' refers to 'the distance'? • English - Brea today at 3:10am Second one makes sense, first ...

English
1. A few years later, she even made an organization, Empower Orphans, which sends food, clothes, books, and many other things to orphans. 2. A few years later, she even made an organization, Empower Orphans, and it sends food, clothes, books, and many other things to orphans...

English
1. They were poor because they were not educated. [Is 'educated' an adjective or a past participle? Is 'were educated' a passive tense? Or is it 'Verb + Adjective' structure?] 2. She wanted to help with their education. [What is the meaning of 'with' in this sentence?]

English
1. It is 10km away from this island to that island. 2. It is 10km from this island to that island. ---------------------------- Are both okay? Do we have to use 'away' or not? Is 'It' refers to 'the distance'?

character education
Which language is most commonly used in business and science? French Hebrew English C? Which of the following is MOST likely to be understood by all cultures? images gestures language A?

english
From "Ten Songs" Passports can’t do what ________ does. (1 point) an airplane a yew tree a committee**** an atlas Who offered the narrator a chair? (1 point) the consul a committee the speaker**** Hitler The narrator saw_______ in a jacket. (1 point) Hitler a politician**** ...

English Language Arts
Which sentence uses the past form of an irregular verb? A. My friend is keeping a journal. B. Adam has seen that movie ttwice. C. Elsa gave me this book. D. We listened to thew weather report. Whatd does the present perfect tense show? A. action that began in the past and ...

English
1. She said, "Are you happy?" 2. She asked, "Are you happy?" 3. "Are you happy?", she said. 4. "Are you happy?", she asked. 5. "Are you happy?", said the lady. 6. "Are you happy?", asked the lady. 7. "Are you happy?", said she. 8. "Are you happy?", asked she...

English
So I have a flower dilemma. I need to do a metaphorical analysis for a major grade project for an AP class, and I have no idea what flower I can relate to the poet Reed Whittemore. Thoughts?

English
1. He said, "You promised me a bag of gold." 2. The old man said, "You promised me a bag of gold." 3. "You promised me a bag of gold," he said 4. "You promised me a bag of gold," said the old man. 5. "You promised me a bag of gold," said he...

English
What characteristic unique to Shakespearean sonnets is found in "Sonnet29","Sonnet 116", and "Sonnet 130"? A:Three quatrains and a rhyming couplet*** B:A steady rhyme scheme C:14 lines Is this correct?

English
In the blank space after the sentence, identify the underlined clause as a noun clause(N)or an adjectival clause(A) 1:Although the sun shine brightly, the weather forecasters maintained (that the weekend would be rainy.....Noun Clause 2:The astronauts landed on the moon, (...

English
Compare and contrast your Independent Reading selection with one or two other selections you have read in this unit. Support your response with at least two pieces of evidence from your Independent Reading selection. Be sure to give the title and author of your selection. "...

English
1. They had a telling-a-lie contest in the palace. Many people gathered in the palace.One man stepped up to the king and said,.... [Can we use the expression in the first sentence? do you have some other suitable expressions?] 2. Who was the biggest liar among them? 2-2. Who ...

English
1. He gave a signal to the two lions. 2. He motioned to the two lions. 3. He motioned the two lions to sing opera. 4. He motioned for the two lions to sing opera. [Are they grammatical? Does #1 mean #2? Is there any difference between them?]

English
They are composed of five groups. Each group is going to act out a play in front of other people. What directions can we use for them? 1.It's time to act out the play. 2. As soon as the director says, "Ready. Action!", you have to act in the play. 3. Why don't you act the play...

english
He grows wheat in his field

World History
Which best describes the Virginia Company’s advertising campaign to English citizens in the early 1600s? It described how colonization of the New World would help England expand its empire, encouraging citizens to invest in the company. It described how colonization of ...

English
which statement from "Mexicans Begin Jogging" best supports its theme of the diversity that is at the heart of being an American? A."since I was on his time, I ran..." B."Their vans and my boss waved for us to run." C."No time for lies, he said and he pressed a dollar in my ...

English
1. If I had a lot of money, I could buy a new car. 2. If I had a lot of money, I bought a new car. ----------------------------------------​ Are both grammatical? For #1, there is no possibility of having a lot of money in the present. For #2, there was possibility of ...

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