Language Arts: Censorship
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In the following sentence which principal part of the verb describe appears in italics? The professor is describing the process of osmosis to the class today. A.past participle B.past C.present D.present participle Is the answer D?
Which statement does NOT describe prescriptivists? A}Language should be recorded, not judged. B}Language use should follow strict rules C} Language use should never change D} Language use should be judged and evaluated. i choose B
No One ever thought the Lake Land DreadNaughts would beat the Tampa Sickles . So when it finally happened , the Dreadnaughts Fans were euphoric. Q : Wich of these is the closest in meaning to euphoric as is used in the sentence ? A : embarrassed B : overjoyed C : challenged D...
What is the most important reason for using multiple sources in a research presentation? A. So you include primary and secondary sources. B. So you have experience conducting original research. C. So you know that the information is accurate. D. So you use the best online ...
The Passage is "The Trouble of Being Earnest" Which statement best expresses a theme of the passage? Some secrets are better left as secrets. Rules change depending on the situation. Marriage changes a person. Nothing is as it seems. I'm stuck between C and D Help?
Based on "The Raven and the First Men: The Beginnings of the Haida,” the reader can infer that the Haida A.were lacking in basic necessities. B.had plenty of food and water available. C.relied mainly on the ocean for provisions. D.waited for the Raven to feed them daily.
I NEED HELP The Latin root man means "hand." what is the meaning of the word manual in the following sentence? Manual laborers used hammers and nails to build the root of Dr. Meehan' new house. A done by machines B done by humans C done by tools D done by roofers
Which of the following report topics would be best to present in a comparison-and-contrast organization? 1.Characteristics of Native American Folklore 2.Stories from Plains and Woodlands<my answer> 3.How Horses Helped the Sioux Tribe 4.Famous Native American Storytellers
these lines of dialogue from the dairy of Anne frank, act 1 reveal a lot about Anne's character. In the paragraph , explain at least two things that you find out about Anne's personality from her words. please help, i don't understand what they are asking me.
1. In “The Censors,” Juan chooses to apply for a ob as a government censor for all of the following reasons except. A. He fears for Mariana’s safety in her new home. B. He plans to intercept and approve his own letter. C. He is proud of his ability to “read between the...
*Trying to laugh as quietly as possible*, Lucas snuck out of the kitchen. A. Prepositional phrase B. Gerund phrase C. Participial phrase D. Appositive phrase Hello I was wondering if my answer is correct for this question, the answer I choose was C. Thanks. :)
What is similar about Patsy in "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" and Joby in "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh"? A. Both are affected by their surroundings. B. Both are from Little Africa. C. Both are fighting a war. D. Both are static characteristics. Is the answer C?
What is the main theme of the story the bachelor tells in "The Story-Teller"? Good children win many medals Parks are beautiful places Too much goodness can be bad *** Good people do something bad eventually
1. which question should you ask during your secaond read of the multi-draft reading process A how has this work increased my knowledge of a subject, author, or genre <--this one B How does the speaker feel about the topic C How does the poet's word choice create vivid ...
In Act 1, Scene 5, the young Scrooge’s beloved ends their relationship. She says, “Have I not seen your nobler aspirations fall off one by one, until the master—passion, Gain, engrosses you?”From this dialogue, what can you conclude is her reason for rejecting him? I ...
one word in each sentence does not fit the context. Underline that word and write a word that does fit the context. The steak was likeable to perfection. PLEASE HELP BECAUSE I DON'T UNDERSTAND
So this question wants me to write a paragraph on a topic of my choice but it has to be in either cause and effect order, chronological order, or comparison and contrast order. What would be a good topic to write this on?
In the outline, what are letters (A, B, C, etc.) used to show? A) The Main Topic Of The Presentation. B) Subtopics of The Presentation. C) Details and facts related to the subtopics. D) Sources for citations used in the presentation.
The point in the plot where Mr. Clemens falls and injures himself is the ____. (1 point) climax rising action exposition falling action Is it the rising action?
Identify the indirect object in the following sentence. Uncle Jay will bring Steve lunch at noon. a. Jay b. Will c. Steve d. Noon Noon?
Hi..need help with this question. Tim is moving to a new house. The words is moving can also be called a a. verb phrase b. prepositional phrase c. linking verb d. main verb Thanks..
Ms.Sue is this right? 1)The puppy came (to our tent) and slept (at the foot) (of my sleeping bag). 2)A skywriter flew (over the field) (during the game). 3)The city was (without power) (for several hours) 4)The cross-country team ran down the avenue and through the park.
Hello! I have to write a summary of a book that I've read, and I've been writing it, and I'm worried I'm putting in too much detail/making it too specific/too long? I wasn't sure if I'm supposed to summarize the whole plot in a couple of paragraphs, or if it's like the way I'm...
“First of all I dismembered the corpse. I cut off the head and the arms and the legs? What kind of context clues helps you determine the meaning of dismembered? Characteristics Contrasting words Examples Explanatory words and phrases*** Am I correct?
Why does the author of "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh" say it is a "solemn night for a boy just turned fourteen"? A. The wind is full of whispers B. The army is cramped near a church C. The boy will be in his first battle soon D. The boy does not like sleeping in a field. Is the ...
Which principal part of the verb (to teach) appears in sentence 7? Senence: Then she taught me how to cultivate rich and healthy soul and helped me identify which types of plants are best for the environment in my yard. A. Past B. Past participle C. present D. Present partiple...
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author's ...
Why does Johnny agree to take John Hancock’s order for a sugar basin? Select all that apply. A. He is confident in his ability to complete the job. B. He wants to impress Dove and Dusty. C. Mrs. Lapham encourages him to accept the job. D. Mr. Lapham is desperate and asks him...
Could you check my answer please..thank you Which of the following sentences contain a linking verb? A. Teresa wore her favorite shoes today. B. Her shoes look really comfortable.xxx C. She put them on with striped socks. Teresa walked for hours without a complaint! thank you
What is the correct way to punctuate the underlined part of the following sentence?After beating the sugar with the butter he added eggs to the mixture. --------- butter he is underlined. a)butter;he b)butter:he c)butter,he d)butter-he Is the answer A?
The narrator of scarlet ibis is? A.a young boy with a disability B. a young girl with a disabled brother C.a parent of a disabled child D. An adult with a disabled brother My best answer is D is that correct
In which sentence is the word GROVES used correctly? A. Five groves of pigeons landed in the square B. The carrier delivered three groves of papers C. The guitar was fitted with half a dozen groves D. The storm wiped out six groves of fruit trees** D?
I hate to ask a similar question twice, but I am unable to describe the relationship between slain : snail :: flair : frail. I know the first three of five letters are switched, so would my relationship phrase be "switched" or "is switched to?"
For Language Arts I have to write a two voice poem about the holocost. It has to be very serious. Everytime I give my teacher the poem she gives it back to be and says that I don't know how to start the beggining of seriously. So, how should I start the beggining??
Dragonwings: Think about various conflicts in this novel identify and describe one event from the novel that represents a cause-and-effect relationship that creates conflict. Explain the effect the conflict has on other characters in the story. PLease Help, Thank you.
Can someone give me some easier questions that can simplify exactly what I am supposed to be answering in this question? The title "Another Evening at the Club" is close in meaning to "Just Another Evening at the Club." Given the events of the story, what is the significance ...
Act 2 of A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley contains several messages. In a paragraph, explain how one of these messages are conveyed in the second act of the play. Include at least two details from the play to support your points.
Jane's artwork is displayed alongside other contemporary art pieces at the modern art museum. which word that can be used to describe Jane's artwork has the most positive connotation? weird eccentric original odd
From an hour with Abuelo: which paragraphs represent the exposition in Abuelo's story? paragraphs 8–10 paragraphs 10–12 paragraphs 12–14 paragraphs 14–15 *** (i chose number 4)14-15
What your opinion on this statement? Government censorship is essential to avoid opposition. Maybe not essential, but it seems to be working for the current administration. The potential is always there for retaliation and the lid blowing off though.
I'm not sure which sounds better? as best that I can --------------or----------- as best as I can Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The 2nd sounds better (as.....as) or you could even leave the "as" out = as best I can. THANK YOU SOOOOO MUCH!!!!!! ;)
What kind of argument is used when an author compares water usage in the United States to water usage in poor countries. appeal to emotions appeal to ethics appeal to reason My answer: B
I need some examples of the ACES format. I didn't really understand it and I only need one example. I need the format for a remake of a test question that needed to be done with ACES. Thanks in advance to anyone who helps!
What reading roles are there to choose from? Is word watcher one of them? Lol Sorry I never pay attention to that stuff and I probably should. If word watcher is one, I think I'm going to do that one.
Is the comparative form of sadly....more sadly? and is the superlative form of sadly....most sadly? Thanks.
In The Diary of Anne Frank Act 1, what is one effect of wearing the yellow Star of David? A. It makes the wearers feel proud. B. It leads to a shortage of yellow cloth. C. It creates a strong sense of community. D. It sets apart the people who are Jewish. I have no idea what ...
Which of the following topics would be most appropriate for an autobiography narrative? A) Your explanation of how to train for running long distances B) Your account of the time you won first place at a track me C)Your summary of an article about a girl who runs fast D)Your ...
Which of the following answer choices contains a METAPHOR? a. His skin was sandpaper. b. The sun sparkled like a diamond. * c. Sh wanted to be like the birds and fly away. d. They felt free when they ran through the doors. What is a key characteristic of a refrain in poetry? a...
i am very serious, take way one of my lettersand i'll go into a frenzy. im a brilliant sudden and usually highly successful act or event, take away one of my letters and youll have an object to drink from if anyone cn help me solve these 2 riddles id really appreciate it
Choose the option that correctly identifies the (underlined) words in each sentence. I love telling people about Jodi Picoult, (whose books are always bestsellers.) a. subordinate clause b. adjectival clause c. independent clause d. adverbial clause *I think its b, but I'm not...
Which of the following events is part of the novels falling action? A. Paul reveres ride to Lexington B. Johnnys injury of his hand and need to find another trade C. Johnnys acceptance of Dr. Warrens offer to operate on his hand D. General gage and the soldiers arrival in ...
What does a reader look for in the second reading of a drama in the multi-draft reading process? A. Relationships about theme. B. Key ideas and details about characters and setting. C. Stage directions and dialogue that advances action. D. Similarities with other works. Is the...
Consider this line from “Two Kinds”: For unlike my mother, I did not believe I could be anything I wanted to be. I could only be me. In a paragraph, explain how those words describe the conflict between the daughter and her mother. Is there a winner in the conflict? Use ...
First write one noun of each type below.then write as sentence using the nouns. underline all the nouns in your sentence. common and concrete__________________________________________________________. proper and concrete___________________. please help me because i cant found ...
Read the following topic. How could you rewrite the topic to form a focused thesis statement? *Tablets and School* -Schools use tablets daily -The of tablets positively affects students achievement in school
Dragonwings: Think about various conflicts in this novel identify and describe one event from the novel that represents a cause-and-effect relationship that creates conflict. Explain the effect the conflict has on other characters in the story. PLEASE answer, THANKS.
Which of the following sentences is a compound sentence? (1 point) Charlie said it’s cold outside but hot in his bedroom. Jared enjoys eating eggs and bacon for breakfast. Sierra can’t decide between the blue and the black shoes. Thomas is meeting us at the park, and ...
Could you check my answer please..thank you Which of the following sentences contains a linking verb? A. Yesterday, Sarah experienced rock climbing for the first time.xxx B. Sarah seemed nervous at first. C. She climbed very well for a beginner. D. I think Sarah wants to go ...
How does language allow self-reflection, organize perceptions, and allow hypothetical thought? Explain the connection between language and perception. Use a specific example to illustrate this connection.
I need help classifying sentences (compound, complex, compound-complex). Here's the sentence: I got in trouble so I can't go to the party, but it would have been fun. I answered it was complex which I got wrong.
What is the most important element of the plot of Lord of the Rings? a) the elves sailing away on ships b) Galadriel's gifts of magic c) the journey to destroy the ring or d) the journey to Rivendell. I think it is C) the journey to destroy the ring.
What is a concrete poem? A. A poem that provides concrete images as opposed to abstract ideas. B. A poem that uses a strict pattern of rhyme and rhythm. C. A poem that is arranged in a visual image that suggest its subject. D. A poem that has only three lines
please help me find some sites for the ff: 1. situational language teaching 2. audio-lingualism 3. communicative language teaching 4. total physical response 5. the silent way 6. community language learning 7. the natural approach 8. suggestopedia
Search the Internet to locate and review your state’s educational standards for a grade level and subject that interests you, such as second-grade language arts or fifth-grade science. i need help finding information on the state of wisconsin and 1st grade P.E.
Okay so in English I'm doing "Appositives" I understand the question and I'm just confused a little. Circle the appositives. Then, underline the noun each appositive explains. 1. Sheila, my cousin works in that department store. I circled "Sheila" I underlined "cousin" Or is ...
my friend and i have been trying to figure out this question but we cant come to an agreement. i think its "a" and she thinks it's "b." The question has to deal with the Gettysburg Address. Lincoln's speech is noted because of its a. poetic qualities b. vision o American ...
While"We the people"and"Making Tracks on Mars are both nonfictional literature about specific topics, the author of"We the People"uses explanatory style, not informative. This sentence is an example of what kind of organizational pattern? A. chronological order B. comparison ...
Assyr come down like a wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold. And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. What is the rhyme scheme of the above lines? A. abab B. aabb•• C. aabc D. ...
from the following words I got to separate them into 3 groups: omitted syllable, omitted letter, and added syllable. drowned, restaurant, ivory, chocolate, desperate, lightning, adjective, penetrate, aspirin, athletes, identity , sisastrous, ecstatic, platinum, incidentally ...
Complete the analogies by selecting the pair of words whose relationship most resembles the relationship of the pair in capitol letters. AFFABILITY:SMILE a. pain:grimace b. resilience:recovery c. turbulence:pseudonym d. abrasion:bruise (I think it is "a" but i just wanted a ...
which question should you ask during your third read of multi draft reading process? 1. who is the speaker, or the voice that "says" the words of the poem? 2. How has the work expanded my ideas-or my imagination? 3. What do the word choices and imagery tell me about the ...
In The Importance of Being Earnest, Jack and Algernon clearly have a preoccupation with food. Discuss how food serves as a symbol for obedience to impulse and the pursuit of pleasure. How does this symbol help Oscar Wilde to comment on and satirize society? Any clues? I'm ...
wet with dew straggly branches slapped and scratched at my legs and hid uneven ground so that several times tumbling and sliding downward which type of conflict best characterizes the event in the passage? a character vs self b character vs nature c character vs society d ...
Use the content clues in the following sentence from Anna secret wish to choose the most likely mean for the word drab Anna wished that her drab neighborhood would become a crayon box of color A.cheerful B.Dreary C.empty***** D.light Am I right?
For a book report, we are doing a "subamarine sandwich". One part is scene illustration - reflective of plot. I don't know how to do this part. Choose a part of the book that brings the most vivid images into you mind. Then you can ~~draw it ~~paint it ~~make a collage with ...
Which of the following would most likely connect with the speaker of "Growing Pains"? A) a teen whose parents are going through a difficult divorce B) a teen who has let down one of her best friends C) a teen whose mother is often too busy to spend time with him
What does the Aunt in the story teller find improper about the bachelors story? A. It makes fun of Bertha's goodness. B. It has too many fantasy elements C. It unrealistically suggests virtue is always rewarded. D. The bachelor tells it without invitation, interrupting the ...
I have trouble finding the complete subject simple subject complete predicate and the simple predicate please provide examples and maby some tricks to help me remember how to do this
write a sentence using a present, past, or future tense verb. rewrite your sentence using a perfect tense verb. can you just show me one example.. thanks xx
Which of the following sentences uses a predicate noun? A. When you leave, I will feel sad. B. My sister is their most valuable player. C. Their most valuable player is she. D. I will be saddened when you leave. Thank you for any help you give!
Identify the antecedent for the underlined pronoun in the sentence below. The boy was excited about his date with Sheila, but he didn't know how (it) would turn out. It is underlined A. boy B. date C. Sheila Is the answer B? Thank you
3.)Which principal part of the verb to know appears in sentence 1? The Sentence:Everything I know about gardening i learned from my good friend sandy. A.)Past Participle B.)Present Participle C.)Past D.)Present D?
I have a project where I have to make a video about the differences between arts in USA and in Alsace, France. Arts meaning painting, sculpture, music that kind of thing. I have been try to research but have not come up with much. I don't really know what to search and feel ...
I have an assignment where it says to write a sonnet with 14 lines but they also say to have 14 syllables per line. I thought it was 10 syllables per line. Can anyone help ?
plz does anyone know the answers to Lesson 19: Exploring Ideas Unit Test CE 2015 Language Arts 7 A Unit 2: Exploring Ideas for connexs students plz helps me fast
identify the following sets of words as subjects,predicates,or complete sentences. 1.The apple 2.broke the window 3.Telephones ring 4.Ball bounce 5.The noisy trucks 6.Fell off the chair 7.A funny clown 8.The big comfortable couch 9.Ran down the street 10.A boy ate a hot wing
Which of these are simple sentence? In 1970, my mother graduated from Point Pleasant Boro High School. The gymnast swung around the bar, and the coach stepped on the mat. The tornado bypassed the town, but the townspeople remained in their shelters. The factory closed its ...
The most important principle of language adaptation is to A.adapt the level of language to the situation and the audience. B.adapt to less formal and more colloquial so that all people will understand you. C.adapt to spoken and written substandard language A?
Quick question: When writing CHRISTIAN CLUB is it Christian Club or Christian club? Thank you
Need some adverb help. In the sentence...The man looked extremely nervous. I know extremely is an adverb. Is nervous an adverb too? Thanks.
Determine if verb is linking verb. 1. This overflow became the Niagara River. Ans. became is the linking verb
Which of the sentences below contains an action verb? The rose for Staci's mother might be in the car. Staci smelled the rose.*** The rose is red. The rose smelled sweet. Am I correct?
In the sentence "How could anyone get Elbures out of that orchestra of sound?" what does the orchestra refer to? ------------ a musical group played at Immigration the Spanish pronunciation of Alvarez the name Elbures the American pronunciation of Alvarez***
The Welsh language is an important reason why Wales is a unique part of the United Kingdom. After reading about the origins of the Welsh language and how it’s used today, describe two steps being taken to preserve the language and ensure its future.
I am doing a project on Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. I need to five 5 Hero's Journey Archetypes, but i can't seem to think of any except for 2 which are The Underworld and The Hero. I do not have my archetypes list with me so i am trying to do this off...
Read the following three words: sauntered, walked, danced What is the BEST way to group these words on a classification chart to help you understand their meanings? (1 point) They all end in –ed. They are all in the past tense. They are all verbs. They are all ways in which ...
4. "Brer" is dialect for briar. brother. Mister. brawny. 5. What is the main reason to ask questions as you read a story? to describe the characters to summarize the plot to identify the author’s purpose to aid in your comprehension My answers: 4. Mister. 5. to aid in your ...
she needed a hook a line that would make the audience feel singers isolation. Q. what is the meaning of the word isolation as it is used in this sentence A. being alone b. being angry c. being restless d. being confused i don't understand so can You Give me a hint i think its ...
Identify the preposition in the following passage:"Actually, it was just some pungent daikon(long white radish), sent by a friend who knew Papa loved eating it with rice and hot tea." just and by by and with*** some and who actually and with Am I correct or wrong???
MacNeil asks, "When before in human history has so much humanity collectively surrendered so much of its leisure to one toy, one mass diversion?" What is this persuasive technique called? A. Repetition B. A generalization C. A rhetorical question D. A controversial question Is...