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Your thesis statement should say what you want to discuss in your paper. We would need to know what aspect of this topic you wish to write about, before we could make suggestions on a thesis statement. Check this site: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/thesis.html
I am partial to O'Henry, check out these. http://www.readbookonline.net/books/Henry/108/
Gobs of short stories by famous writers here. Just pick a writer. http://www.classicreader.com/browse/6/
Check these sites: http://esl.about.com/od/readinglessonplans/a/l_readcontext.htm http://esl.about.com/od/readinglessonplans/a/l_readtypes.htm This site has a number of very short short stories: http://www.eslfast.com/
What is your question?
This site will give you that answer: http://www.heritage.org/research/americanfoundingandhistory/wp01.cfm
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I gave you the three basic types of conflicts the other day : man vs. man, man vs. nature, man vs. himself. There are in infinite number of conflicts that you can think of regarding these. For instance right now in most of the country there are instances of Man vs Nature. When...
Check this site: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_development_(biology)
The paretheses are the acts and scenes where the quote is taken from (Juliet, I.v.132). Juliet's speech from Act I, scene 5, line 132. Whenever one uses a quote, one must tell where that quote came from. .
Pre-reading - find out who de Maupassant is and what kind of stories he writes. Talk about what kind of story they might write with that kind of title, and have them write a one paragraph plot idea. Reading - write down words that they do not know - and the definitions. Have ...
Brandi, Here is the translator that I gave you the link for before. http://www.latinphrasetranslation.com/translators/latin_to_english
11th grade psychology
Yes, what about the potential disaster with the airplane bomber?
What event from the history you have read, or seen on TV are YOU curious or excited about? What are YOU interested in? What are YOU glad happened in history? I would have loved to have been a mouse in the corner when the Declaration of Independence was signed. <G>
Write about last Halloween. When you were out trick-or-treating, what did you see happen ( make believe)?
Before the speech starts, take off your shoe and take a chair up to the front of the room as you go. Then talk as you put on your shoe. Decide whether you are going to talk about the necessity of wearing shoes, or talk about what kind of shoes are best for various activities. ...
Nope, there wasn't any problem between the north and south then. Check this site" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Presidency_of_George_Washington#Major_issues_of_Presidency
This site should help with that: http://millercenter.org/academic/americanpresident/keyevents/jefferson
It is essential that you read the book. However, this site will help you with gaining some insight. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crucible/
Check this site for help: http://www.latinphrasetranslation.com/translators/latin_to_english
Here are some sites that will be of help: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Reformation+in+Great+Britain+affect+the+colonization+of+the+New+World&btnG=Google+Search
It takes more than one point of view to find the best way to make something work for the most people. Otherwise you don't have a democracy.
These sites will help you with that question. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Number+of+senators%2F+representatives+in+Congress&btnG=Google+Search http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Number+of+senators%2F+representatives+in+...
MC...that is exactly what I had in mind. <G>
What besides falling in love do Romeo and Juliet share with today's teens? What other types of conflicts are there in the play? What you have is definitely correct, but there is more that will make your answer better.
For # 14, check the character descriptions at Sparknotes.
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The purpose would be why different types of animals/vegetation live in varying weather types. This would increase vocabulary in science as well as English. It would also make students aware of the various climate regions and why they exist. The paper dolls would be good. They ...
Lesson 4 Poetry, Part 1
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If you create good, good will be the reward. Conversely, if you create evil then evil will be the punishment. Think of various dictators. Think of people in finance recently who have taken advantage of the system.
10th grade, math
Please use the class subject in the subject line.
in # 5, look up the word "halt" 3,6, 8, 9 are correct
I would say, In addition to the albatross, the poet uses spirits, angels and seamonsters as supernatural elements I would say, The poet creates order....etc. #3, 4 and 5 are fine . You may say "the sight of the daffodils brings the poet delight. " (sort of poetic) ...
See answers above.
Check the sites here. Lots of good ideas. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Middle+school+English%2C+creative+activities&btnG=Google+Search
Those are correct
As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with seven wives, Each wife had seven sacks, each sack had seven cats, Each cat had seven kits: kits, cats, sacks and wives, How many were going to St. Ives?
That is the beginning of a very old, well known childrens' puzzle.
Writeacher's corrections have nothing to do with whether the essay is argumentative or not. She is correcting the grammar and proper essay form.
In addition "separate" and "apart" are redundant. If you separate, you put something apart for other things.
Happy New Year to all
Be sure to have enough blackeyed peas to guarantee a year full of good days.
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Some people believe that empire expansion is another way to protect a nation's culture and religion by invading and oppressing other cultures. However, by expanding (do not use"you") the invading nation leaves its culture and religion vulnerable to new ...
The conflict begins the "rising action" The conflict may be man vs man, man vs himself, man vs nature. Obstacle is another name for "conflict" <G>
MC....just for the heck of it...and because it is a fabulous piece of literature... PULEEEEEZE read the whole play. <G> as an extra special, superduper favor to me.
MC You really have to read this. It is an important piece of literature and part of our history regarding society's beliefs about disabled people. After you have read it, go to sparknotes and look at the Character Analysis there.
#1 is grammatically correct. It needs a period at the end. However, it doesn't make good sense. It would be impossible to carry someone on a rope. #2. Put a comma after leg. Instead of using "moving", use "by crawling on his hands and knees". #3. All ...
Trina...similarities and differences in what? What are YOUR answers to these questions? We will be happy to make further suggestions after we have read what you think.
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What did the Crusades do to the Holy Land? What about the invasion of the Moors into Spain? What about the German invasion of Western Europe? What about Cortez moving into Mexico?
MC. People form opinions based on many things....ie, classes they take, their parents opinions, their friends opinions, what it is popular to think, experience, how they feel at that particular moment, past actions, sensory responses. Great jumping horned toads... it can even ...
Sam/Jake...etc. It doesn't matter what name you use, we still will not do your work for you.
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I think that any improvements in health care reform are a step forward for all of society.
12th grade american governmet
We do not do your homework for you. Thanks to Writeacher I'm going to post her "How to search:" It looks as if what you need to do is learn how to conduct thorough and effective searches for yourself. That's what research is, and I'm sure that's what ...
No, There is only one requirement for being a Christian. Christians accept Jesus as the son of God. There are many assorted churches in the Christian religion with many different additions to that belief. But that is the only required one.
MC WELL DONE!
My backyard seems a peaceful haven to me. <G>
I would use "seems" as opposed to "is". Other than that, the sentence is great.
What are the basic American ideals expressed in the Declaration of Independence? All men are created equal, guaranteed life , liberty, etc. Look that the First 10 amendments of the Constitution. Those are the rights guaranteed all people...
There are some ideas at these sites that may be helpful with that question. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=American+democratic+ideals+from+1880-1920&btnG=Google+Search
Grammar and Composition
Nope, You can say "I would rather ..." or "I would just as soon...", or "I would willingly..."
Business Studies URGENT
This article has some good ideas. http://www.inc.com/resources/startup/articles/20050301/risk.html
MC read the last of the material. What does the "conclusion" want to get across?
Look at some of these sources. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Harold+Krents+%2C+Darkness+at+Noon&btnG=Google+Search
What does the story say the sand represents? http://www.lessonplanspage.com/inspiration/IMayonnaiseJarAnd2CupsOfCoffee.htm#
No, that is a request. Leave the room now. That would be the imperative for. Imperative means an order not a request.
Sara, I hope you had the nicest Christmas, and will have the best New Year ever. Many thanks for your good wishes.
If you are talking about a clock falling off a building, then that would be perfectly correct.
The trick the question is the word ambiguous. We don't know. Is Kafka saying that Gregor actually turned into a real cockroach? or is he using this symbolically? Does the old man really have wings or the wings being used symbolically? What are the authors using these ...
It is dangerous (adjective repeated several times....obviously an important word) to spurn to use to disdain survive to live: These are all infinitives... repetitive to emphasize meaning. Check out this site http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080324120220AAJLBr2
LOL, Matt, I beg to differ. Historically, marriage has been a legal union, sometimes to join two families for power purposes; sometimes to legalize the union and children from that union. Religion has only become an important part of many marriages in relatively "modern&...
Be sure to check all the reference notes at this site. It will give you a good place to start in your research. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marriage
This is an excellent example of imagery. "The little waves, with their soft, white hands Efface the footprints in the sands," This is personification of the waves. They want you to explain how this type of imagery would make clearer the meaning of the poem.
They are asking you to explain how the imagery helps the reader understand what the poem is about.
Stumped is not a school subject.
All of those sentences are incorrect. After you have made the corrections that you believe are needed, please repost and a teacher will be happy to make corrections and further suggestions.
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Do you need to use APA or MLA?
7th grade, math
Seventh grade is not a school subject.
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The Civil War was not primarily about slavery. The primary cause of the war was an argument about States Rights. Were the priorities of the states more important than the priorities of the nation? The Southern States believed that they had the right to determine their own ...
Wizard, many thanks....have a lovely Christmas!
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For the Jiskha Volunteers
Thank you so much!!!! and by the way, <G> well written. Have a wonderful holiday, unplug the computor and enjoy a nippy walk though winter scenery.
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Juniors Enligsh 3 Honors
This site will help you with The Awakening questions. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gawain/characters.html We can't help you with #11 because we have no idea what other books you have read. The best way to approach that would be to choose one of the books and see how the ...
In active voice the subject does something. The action goes Subect-> In passive voice the verb acts on the subject. The action goes Subject <-
"My Fair Lady" in case you were wondering.
By George, I think you've got it.... to quote a line from a play. <G>
Please use the name of the subject so that teachers will know what kind of help is needed.
Check this site: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gawain/characters.html
This site is great!...Bookmark it. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/557/01/
#1 is correct in meaning and diction. Soy is a bean that is used in many things. Check this site: http://www.soya.be/ #2 is correct.
#1 the prepositional phrase modifies "low" To make the sentence active voice - Experts have chosen kimchi as one of the world's healthiest foods.
I think that dept. is called the Criminal Reconds Dept. It may have different names in different places.
Call it " It's all in the prints". Or "Hands off!"