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And yet, Linenger recovered quickly. in fact, almost two dozen astronauts have lived in space for more than six months, and four have stayed in orbit for more than a year. These men and women faced the discomfort of weightlessness and overcame them and they all readapted to ...

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Help With These Issues Grammar Incorrect Phrasing, Enhancement word choice, Style Wordy Sentences Passive Voice Misuse, Unclear Reference, Sentence Structure Maryland Lawmakers Approve Bill To Fight Drug Price-Gouging, prohibiting a manufacturer or wholesale distributer from ...

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1. unluck ------------------------- Is this word correct? I cannot find the word 'unluck' except Wiktionary. I know the opposite of luck is either bad luck or ill luck or misfortune. What about the following? [Wiktionary] unluck (uncountable) 1. Absence or lack of luck; ...

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1. I believe him to be cruel. 2. He is believed to be cruel by me. 3. I believe him cruel. 4. He is believed cruel by me. [Are both passive setences grammatical?] 5. People believe Friday the 13th to be an unlucky day. 6. Friday the 13th is believed to be an unlucky day. 7. ...

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1. They study sea animals in Aantarctica. [What does 'in Antarctica' modify? 'Sea animals' or 'study'? Are they in Antarctica now? Or though they are not in Antarctica, are they study sea animals at home or at a workplace.] 2. Look at the boy in the room. [What about 'in the ...

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1. She still owes her father £3,000. ----------------------------------- How do you read '£3,000'? 1. three thousand pounds 2. three thousand pound 3. pound three thousand 4. pounds three thousand

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Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. The researcher found an exciting clue when she examined a _____ in the margin of the manuscript. notation intent variation property A?

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Thank you for your help. 1. He made a promise. 2. He made an appointment. 3. He made a word. 3-2. He gave his word. 3-3. He made his word. [#3 is wrong. #3-3 is wrong.(?) All the others are right. Is that right?] 4. He kept his promise. 5. He kept his appointment. 6. He kept ...

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1. He never failed to keep his word. 2. He never failed to keep the word. 3. He never failed to keep a word. 4. He made a word with her. 5. He had a word with her. -------------------------------------- I could see the pattern such as break one's word, break the word. However...

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1. He made a promise with her. 2. He made a word with her. 3. He kept his promise with her. 4. He kept his word with her. 5. He made/kept/broke an appointment with her. ------------------------ Can we use all the words such as promise, word, appointment in the sentences?

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1. He no more runs fast. 2. He can no more fast. 3. He is no more a baby. 4. He runs fast no more. ------------------------- What about the word order of 'no more'? #1,2,and 3 seem to be correct. What about #4? Can we put 'no more' at the end of a sentence?

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1. He no longer lives here. 2. He doesn't live here any longer. 3. He doesn't live here anylonger. 4. He no more lives here. 5. He doesn't live here any more. 6. He doesn't live here anymore. ------------------------------ Are they all grammatical? I can see 'anymore' in the ...

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It seems difficult, but I'll give it a try. ------------------------------------ In this sentence, what does 'it' refer to in 'give it a try'?

English
1. I have a talking dog. 2. I have a dog that is talking. 3. I have a dog which is talking. 4. I have a dog who is talking. [These are example sentences. #1 can be changed into the others. Can we use 'who' as in #4 when the antecedent is an animal?]

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This question is for the play Antigone In the last few lines of Ode 4, the chorus places responsibility for Antigone's death on a. Niobe b. Creon c. the family curse d. Antigone herself From reading Ode 4, I know that the answer is not A or B. Personally, I think it is D, but ...

English
I'm writing a movie review of the film "Beasts of No Nation." I am struggling to come up with a creative title for it. Any suggestions? The movie is about a child soldier, forced into a civil war, and how he completely changes from a moral person to a war criminal capable of ...

english
I'm writing an essay about the play "Antigone". The question is: "Write an essay in which you argue whether Antigone did the right thing. Should she have buried her brother or obeyed the decree by her uncle? Support your answer with at least two references to the play." I was ...

english
This question is about The Tragedy of Julius Caesar. What are the consequences of Brutus's decision to join the conspirators and kill Caesar? Would the only consequence be that he kills himself? Or would there be more? And what are they or where can I find them? HElp!!!!!!!!

English
What does "interactive effect" mean (in science)? I am a bit confused with this phrase, but how I interpreted it is that it involves examining the effects of two independent variables on a dependent variable. For instance, examining the effect of different percent strengths of...

English
1. He stood on the hill with his arms crossed. 2. She sleeps with one eye open. 3. Don't talk with your mouth full. 4. He is walking with a baseball in his hand. 5. He was reading a book with his wife knitting beside him. 6. She worked in the living room with her husband ...

english
what is a doctor that studies skin called help need now

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1. The king pointed at the five dragon heads. 2. The king pointed to the five dragon heads. [We can use both expressions, right? What about the following sentences? Can we use both 'at' and 'to' in the sentences below in #3 and #4?] 3. He stared at the people over there. 4. He...

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1. He stood there, and he closed his eyes. 1-2. He stood there, closing his eyes. 2. He stood there, and then he closed his eyes. 3. He stood there, and after that he closed his eyes. 4. He stood there, with his eyes closed. 5. He stood there with his eyes closed...

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I have three balls. 1. One is white, another is green, and the other is yellow. 2. One ball is white, another ball is green, and the other ball is yellow. 3. One is white, another is green, and the third is yellow. 4. One is white, another is green, and the rest is yellow. 5. ...

English
WHAT IS ANOTHER WORD FOR IT

Honors English 9
The symbol of the flag wavering in the beginning and Henry carrying it to the front of a later battle best supports which of the following themes in The Red Badge of Courage? a) honor and reputation *** b) the definition of courage c) growing from a boy into a man d) the ...

english
Locate the participial phrase and the word modified. Approaching the curve, the car slowed down.

English
1. In my opinion, the Old Man and the Sea is the most interesting novel. 2. I think the Old Man and the Sea is the most interesting novel. 3. As for me, the Old Man and the Sea is the most interesting novel. 4. _________, the Old Man and the Sea is the most interesting novel...

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1. What's your opinion of my painting? 2. What's your opinion about my painting? 3. What do you think of my painting? 4. What do you think about my painting? 5. How do you feel about my painting? 6. How do you feel of my painting? 7. What do you feel about my painting? 8. What...

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1. He was talking to people at the coffee shop. [Does 'at the coffee shop' modify 'people' or 'talking'? Is it an adverbial phrase or an adjective phrase?] 2. He was talking to 'the people' at the coffee shop. [Does 'at the coffee shop' modify 'the people' or 'talking'? Is it ...

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A: What do you think about my new jacket? B: I think it looks good on you. ---------------------------------- Q1: In this short dialogue, what other expressions can we use instead of 'looks good on'? Q2: What is the meaning of the preposition 'on' in the second sentence? Does...

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1. It helps us talk to people at any place where they are. ----------------------------------- What does 'at any place where they are' modify? Does it modify 'people'? Or does it modify something else?

English
1. I was confused by what to do. 2. I was confused at what to do. 3. I was confused over what to do. 4. I was confused about what to do. 5. I was confused what to do. 6. I was puzzled by what to do. 7. I was puzzled at what to do. 8. I was puzzled over what to do. 9. I was ...

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1. I was puzzled what to do. 2. I was puzzle what I should do. 3. I was puzzled about what to do. 4. I was puzzle about what I should do. --------------------------------------- Which ones are grammatical?

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1. At that moment, he stopped walking. 2. At that moment, he stopped to walk. 3. At that moment, he stopped working to walk. ---------------------------------- Does #2 mean #3?

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1. He lay on the floor. 2. He was lying on the floor. [Are both okay? Which one is commonly used?] 3. He laid the box on the table. 4. He put the box on the table. [Are both the same?] 5. He lied to her. 6. He told a lie to her. [Ar both grammatical?]

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The oppoiste of lucky is unlucky. 1. What is the opposite of luck? Is it unluck or bad/ill luck? Don't you use 'unluck'? 2. What about luck or luckiliss? Are both okay?

English
1. Is it OK to tell a lie to make a person happy? --------------------------- In this sentence, what is 'a person'? 1. one person 2. a certain person 3. any person

English
Compose a sentence that contains a minimum of twenty-one words and a maximum of thirty words.The required main verb of the sentence must be the present progressive verb are planning.You must include the following phrase as a part of the subject:the Puerto Vallarta Inn,an ...

eNGLISH
HELP-REWORD!!! OF DOES IT SOUND CLEAR? Although I am not part of the LGBTQ community, as an outsider, I personally know someone that this bill would relate to. People not in the LGTQQ community may not understand the political forces that impact people in the LGTQQ community ...

english
I'm writing an essay analyzing Martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream" speech. Does his speech contain any logical fallacies? I can't find anything online for this and even from reading the speech. HElp??

English
Is "words are eaten" personification?

English
1. I think the telephone is the most important invention. 2. I think a telephone is the most important invention. 3. I think telephones are the most important inventions. ---------------------------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Can we use only #1 as generic use of...

English
1. Scientists are puzzled as to why the whale had swum to the shore. 1-2. Scientists are puzzled as to why the whale has swum to the shore. 2. Scientists are puzzled about why the whale had swum to the shore. 3.Scientists are puzzled concerning why the whale had swum to the ...

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1. He told a lie to me yesterday. 1-2. He told one lie to me yesterday. 2. He told lies to me yesterday. 3. He tells lies to me. [Does #1 mean #2? Or is 'a like' in generic use? What about #2 or #3? Is 'lies' used as a generic noun? Or just several lies?]

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1. She had a puzzled look on her face. 2. She had a confused look on her face. 3. She had a _______ look on her face. [#1 means #3, doesn't it? What other adjectives can we use for the blank?]

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1. Friday the 13th is believed to be an unlucky day. 2. Thirteen is often considered an unlucky number. 3. Thirteen is often considered as an unlucky number. [Are they all grammatical? What about #2 and #3? Do we have to put 'as' after 'considered'?]

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1. She kept her promise to visit her aunt regularly. 2. She kept her promise that he would visit her aunt regularly. -------------------------------------- Are both the same in meaning? And is 'her' promise' in apposition with the 'that clause'? In Sentence 1, does 'to visit...

English
posted by rfvv yesterday at 10:38pm. owe [definition] -------------------------------------- The expressions are the definition of 'owe.' Which one is right, #2 or 1. to have to pay or repay 2. to feel the need to do or to give to 3. to feel the need to do or to give #3...

english
Please give feedback, im sorry this is so so long! Many parents struggle to decide on whether they should send their child to a brick and mortar school or online school. For high school students, brick and mortar school is a better option than online school because it includes...

English
owe [definition] 1. to have to pay or repay 2. to feel the need to do or to give to 3. to feel the need to do or to give -------------------------------------- The expressions are the definition of 'owe.' Which one is right, #2 or #3?

english
Can I post my brick and mortar vs online school essay here?

ENGLISH
I'm doing an essay on whether brick and mortar school or online school is better for high school students, but I seriously can't decide. I have gone to both, and I think public school is much better. I feel biased though because online school is great, IF you have a faster ...

bio , physics , chemistry , music , English
for the rxn. 2no2 equilibrium to 2 no +o2 kc for that is 1.8 ×10 ki power -6 at 185 degree Celsius at 185 degree the value of kc for no+1÷2o2 equilibrium to no2

English
1. Her mother got out of the room. 2. Her mother went out of the room. 3. Her mother walked out of the room. 4. Her mother got into the room. 5. Her mother went into the room. 6. Her mother walked into the room. 7. Her mother got in the room. 8. Her mother went in the room. 9...

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1. He logged on to check his e-mail. 2. He logged in to check his e-mail. 3. He logged on to check his e-mails. 4. He logged in to check his e-mails. --------------------------------------- Which ones are grammatical? Can we use all of them?

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1. Actors: John, Tom, David, Bill, Emily, Susan 2. Actors or Actresses: John, Tom, David, Bill, Emily, Susan 3. Actor: John, Tom, David, Bill, Emily, Susan ---------------------------------------I​n a play script, which one is grammatical? There are female actors and ...

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What do these texts suggest to you about ways in which individuals pursue or compromise their happiness? Can I please get a thesis? Like a general one without including the texts. I'm having trouble figuring it out.

english
In the poem "I will pronounce your name" the speaker uses sensory details to appeal to all of the following senses except: A. hearing B. sight C. smell D. touch Please help thank you!

English
1. He gave us a signal to move forward. -------------------------------------- What is the relationship between 'signal' and 'to move forward'? Are they in apposition? Or does 'to move forward' modify 'signal'?

English
2. The author of "I am a Native of North America" reflects on communal living to show that It can lead to isolation and distrust It can stop conflict and war It can foster love and acceptance** It can conquer loneliness Plz help I would love all answers for quiz thx

English
How to re-word this please? The Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016 will be considered by the House on Wednesday, December 7. under the rules. S. 2854 was proposed on April 26, 2016, by Senator. Richard Burr Republican of North Carolina and ...

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How can I re-word this to start my summary ? On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, the House will consider S. 2854, the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016, under suspension of the rules. S. 2854 was introduced on April 26, 2016, by Sen. Richard ...

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1. He walked away with a golden apple in his hand. 2. He walked away, and a golden apple was in his hand. ----------------------------------- Does #1 mean #2? In #1, is 'in his hand' an adverbial phrase? Or is it an adjective phrase?

english, essay
Hello. I'm working on an essay on which is better?- online school or brick and mortar school. I'm having difficulties coming up with an introduction sentence, however I do have my thesis. Thesis: For high school students, brick and mortar school is a better option than online ...

English
What is the Korean word for Gungjeon? 1. It is palace. 2. It is a palace. 3. It is 'palace.' 4. It is palace. [In Italic] ------------------------------------- Which ones are correct answers to the question?

English
Why was the loss of the altimeter so significant in Amelia Earhart flight

English
I am writing an essay about genres of movies (horror, action, comedy) if this is my thesis statement, what would be a good conclusion? "Horror movies allow the viewer to experience a range of emotions, and, in my opinion, are the most enjoyable classification of movies." I'm ...

English
How does the author of The Johnstown Flood make the order of the story understandable? by using time order signal words so the reader can follow the events by listing the actual time of events he provided a timeline at the end of the story he uses flashbacks through the history A

English
Why were the Japanese Americans sent to an internment camp? their neighborhoods were needed for a base camp the government was afraid they would threaten the war effort their old homes were destroyed by a hurricane the old homes were in unfit living conditions B

English
English posted by rfvv today at 6:01am. a person who is in charge of props in a play. 1. a prop man 2. a prop master 3. a property man 4. a property master 5. _________ ----------------------------------------​--- What are the proper words for the definition? Do you have...

English
What was the mood of The Johnstown Flood story as the flood swept through the town? hopeful calm serene frightening D

English
Select the vocabulary word that best completes the sentence. The buttress and beams _____ the weight of a bridge. support organize analyze explain A

English
Which detail BEST supports the idea that the Scarecrow is intelligent? He tells the lion that oz can help him, too He asks the lion whether he has any brains he wishes that his head was not stuffed with straw he is the only person who puts oil on the tinman's jaw C

English (LA)
Why does Frances make up rules and rituals? (From the Great book "Superstitions")

English
a person who is in charge of props in a play. 1. a prop man 2. a prop master 3. a property man 4. a property master 5. _________ ----------------------------------------​--- What are the proper words for the definition? Do you have some more suitable terms?

English
posted by rfvv Friday, February 3, 2017 at 10:33am. 1. The guests talked about a lot of topics on the talk show. 2. The guests talked about a lot of topics in the talk show. --------------------------- Which one is correct? Do we have to use 'on' here? 3. First speaker, come ...

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Let's talk about our vacation plans. 1. I'm planning to visit my grandparents. 2. I'm planning to visit my grandparents'. -------------------------------------- Which one is commonly used, #1 or #2? When a person say #1 or #2, they are pronounced the same. So in this case, ...

English
[Reading activities] 1. The passage is divided into three parts. I want you to come up here and read Part 1. You have to read all the sentences and translate each sentence into Korean in Part 1. 2. Read the sentences from the first line. 3. Read the sentences from Line 1 to ...

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1. What are we going to talk about? 2. What will we talk about? 3. What shall we talk about? --------------------------------- does #1 mean #2 or #3? Does #1 mean that we had already a topic beforehand and we want to talk about it today? Does #1 mean that we decided to talk ...

English
Why is Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics so disorganized and unlike his style?

English
I need a 1 page essay using the following words: devoid, implore, infuriate, intimidates, introvert, jeopardize, sibling, smug, sneer, vivacious

SS helpppp plz
Which of the following is a serious economic problem in North Africa? A. lack of oil resources B. a decline in tourism C. unemployment** D. poor agricultural performance What language unifies much of North Africa? A. English B. French C. Moroccan D. Arabic** In which North ...

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Fill in the blanks The customer paid by .... f9r his new ..... suit

English
Is 'stove' the same as 'gas range'? Do you use the expression 'gas range' which is used for cooking. People put a pan on it to cook. Is 'stove' similar to 'heater' as well?

English
1. The earth moves round the sun. 2. The Earth moves round the sun. 3. Earth moves round the sun. 4. The earth moves round the Sun. [Which ones are okay? Do we have to use 'the' in #2 or #3? What about #4? "the Sun?"]

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1. Students on Earth may also play soccer with students who live on Mars. 2. The students on Earth may also play soccer with the students who live on Mars. [Are both okay? Do they have the same meaning? Does 'the students on Earth' mean 'all the students on Earth'? Does 'the ...

English
Compare and contrast essay for mother and father. You can include physical or personality perspectives. Just needs to be a compare and contrast essay

American Government
I am writing a paper on documents influential to the American Constitution, and I was wondering how to format the title: English Bill of Rights into my thesis in APA. Thanks!

As Physics
Motion and Projectiles Homework-Due tommorow Extended Writing Task: Freefall Two identical steel balls are released from rest above cylinders containing oil as shown in the diagram below.The balls travel vertically until they reach the bottom of the cylinder. The graph below ...

English
Is Biennial a word for every two years? Biannual means twice a year, right? So, how can I say eliminating a subscription will save the school $5,000 every two years? Eliminating the subscription will save the school a biennial fee of $5,000. ^^does that work?

As Physics
Motion and Projectiles Homework-Due tommorow Extended Writing Task: Freefall Two identical steel balls are released from rest above cylinders containing oil as shown in the diagram below.The balls travel vertically until they reach the bottom of the cylinder. The graph below ...

English
Prizes were awarded to the winners is active voice or passive voice

english:Antigone
This question is for the play Antigone: In Ode 2, to what does the chorus compare Antigone? a. a cresting wave b. a soaring bird c. a glowing ember d. a closed flower From reading it, I think the answer is D. But on some websites people are saying C. Which is correct??

English
In To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, has the character Tom Robinson shown any acts of self sacrifice for the sake of others?

english
How can I make this sentence better, or is it OK? If students at Miriam Middle School weren’t excited about their upcoming gravity project, they were after school Friday.

english
In Act I of "The Tragedy of Julius Caesar" there appears a shoemaker. Shakespeare never lets us see him again. Suppose the shoemaker is in the crowd that listens to Brutus and Antony, carries away Caesar's body, and then kills the poet Cinna. Write a new scene in which the ...

English
In Hamlet, to what degree is the ambiguity between heroism and villainy explored? Consider protagonists for your response. I think that Hamlet is the good guy but by putting off doing anything he does bad things, but I don't know if that makes him the villain?

English
In To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, name three characters who have sacrificed themselves for the sake of others. (I've thought of Atticus Finch and Boo Radley, but have difficulty of thinking of the third person.)

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when we use adjectives

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