Language Arts: Censorship

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Green

Describe how the verb argument structure(VAC)subject+verb++lo… is learned by a second language learner? why or how based on Ellis and Larsen-Freeman(2009) and Eskilsden(2008) all make the case that second language learning emerges from usage, from a learner's experience with...

linguistics

Describe how the verb argument structure(VAC)subject+verb++lo… is learned by a second language learner? why or how based on Ellis and Larsen-Freeman(2009) and Eskilsden(2008) all make the case that second language learning emerges from usage, from a learner's experience with...

Language Arts

I'm still working on learning my commas and just checking to make sure I'm understanding correctly. In the sentence, "One tale featured Excalibur a sword with a mind of its own." Would the only comma be after "Excalibur" or would you need one after "sword" too? Thanks.

Language Arts/ words from many cultures

1)A lizard-like reptile with a narrow head(Greek) 2)A large reptile with a sort,flat head(Spanish) 3)A theatrical dance(French, from Italian) 4)A red or yellow juicy fruit(NahuatI [Aztec) 5)A meal at which people serve themselves(french) P.S. This ( and the tipe of culture in ...

Language Arts

I'm writing an essay on the topic " Contributing to the community" and I was wondering what you guy think if I start my first sentence like this. Everyone in their life had made some world-shattering contributions to the community.These significant additions help us determine ...

language arts check

The word simulation originally refers to the act of imitating. What meaning of the word is used in this excerpt from "What Makes Teens Tick?" "In an experiment using a driving-simulation game, he studied teens and adults as they decided whether to run a yellow light." (1 point...

Language Arts

3. Which statement best expresses a central theme of ''The Story Teller''? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with ...

Language Arts

I need to replace the ants in the sentence below with possessive pronouns. The sentence is: Ants are very strong for ants' size and can carry 25 times ants' weight. Should ants' size and ants' weight be replaced by the word their or its? Thanks..

Language Arts

In the sentence, "In general people are better at spending than saving." I know there would be a comma after "general". Would there also be a comma after "spending"? Thanks..

Language Arts

I've got one more sentence I need help with. On the sentence, "Birds who tried to fish for food were covered with terrible black guck." Would there be a comma after Birds and after food..or would there be no commas in that sentence? Thanks...

language arts

Find the linking verb and predicate noun or predicate adjective. 1. At night, wide beams of colorful lights look beautiful on the cascades of water. Ans: linking verb is "look" predicate adj is "beautiful"

Language Arts

I have the sentence...When I get home from school,I'm going to take a nap. I am supposed to underline the subjects and verbs. I know in the first part the subject is I and the verb is get. On the second part the subject is I. I'm not sure on the verb though. Is it am going or ...

Language Arts

In "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" when Patsy saw Black Boy, his "heart was beating very wildly beneath his jacket" because he? A. Had never ridden in a race before B. Was thinking about his mother's illness. C. Feared his mother's reaction to his riding in the race. D. Had a ...

Language Arts

1. Each winter, I go ice skating with friends from my neighborhood. Sentence*** Fragment 2. We hurry to the ice. Sentence*** Fragment 3. And skate as fast as possible. Sentence Fragment*** 4. Try to catch each other. Sentence Fragment*** 5. Sometimes I fall down. Sentence ...

Sociology Ms. Sue

How would self-censorship affect smokers? Would not being allowed to smoke in a resturant be one? All commerical ads directed towards the smokers? I don't know if these would be right. What would be some other reasons

Language Arts

Can someone tell me what the simple subject and simple predicates are in this sentence? Thanks Sports fans trade baseball, football, or basketball cards. a. sport fans/trade b. fans/or c. baseball/or d. fans/trade

language arts HELP PLZ!!!!!!!

what is the purpose of the bracketed information in the intro? [old english tread to tread] A.it gives an alternate pronunction of tread B.it gives the origin of tread C.it gives an alternate spelling of tread D.it gives a synonym of tread

Language Arts

Q)Which of these sentences contains a prepositional phrase? A)Milo meets King Azaz in Dictionopolis. B Milo, a young boy, meets King Azaz. C)Dictionopolis is close by.**** D) Milo travels far.

language arts

sentence corrections Every one of the students I spoke to said they liked their math class. If a person loses their jacket, they can check the lost and found. Each of the boys likes to go out for ice cream after they win a game. My mom gave my sister and I money to spend at ...

language arts

Label as Cause & Effect 1. (Effect) When dropped, cats land on their feet. (Cause) Cats are extremely agile creatures 2. (Cause) Few mammals can care for themselves at birth. (Effect) Most mammals are born immature 3. (Effect) The sun has a powerful gravitational force (Cause...

language arts

Write a brief essay discussing the use of imagery in both "Grandma Ling" and "your little voice." Examine the ways in which each poem uses images to convey the emotions or attitudes of its speaker. I figured out the your little voice one i need help with the grandma ling one.

Language Arts

I can't figure out the answer to this question. Which book would not help you find information about the planet Mars. A. Visitors from Mars. B. a history of Mars. C. U.S. Robots on Mars. D. A Journty to Mars Aboard Spaceship Spirit. I think the answer is A. Visitors from Mars...

language arts

I am writing a letter from the view point of an Italian immigrant in the 1920s. I am having trouble finding some sites that would give me reliable information about what their life is like and what kind of working conditions they have (hours, pay, opportunities for advancement...

History Help!!

Which descriptions of the roles of the popes and patrons of the arts in restoring the city of Rome are accurate? Choose all the correct answers. A- organized teams to find ancient statues buried in Rome. B- commissioned artists to create stunning paintings and frescoes C- ...

Language Arts

What is a boolean operator? A. A credible website described as having current information about topic. B. A tool used to organize a search log when conducting online search. C. Search parameters set to identify specific information during internet searches D. A person who ...

Urgent Language Arts

1) Which of the following sentences from "I know Why the Caged bird sings"contains context clues that help you understand the meaning of the word in italics? "Shame" made me want to hide my face.* She didn't " encourage" familiarity. The dress looks "professional". The "...

Language Arts

Which statement best expresses a central theme of the story teller? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with children is ...

language arts

Which point of view is are the sentences written? It was past dawn when he awoke, his feeling of contentment still in him. He was no longer his own problem but Merchant Lyte's. Tomorrow at this time what would he be calling him? Uncle Jonathan? Cousin Lyte? Perhaps grandpa and...

Language Arts

Read the brief passage. Then Answer the Question. Born around 1648 Sor Juana had an unquenchable desire for an education almost from the start by the time she was three years old she had learned to read and write. What does the word unquenchable mean as it is used in this ...

Language Arts

To this the strategist Odysseus answered: Why is he referred to as "the strategist Odysseus'? “My lady goddess, here is no cause for anger. My quiet Penelope-how well I know- Would seem a shade before your majesty, Death and old age being unknown to you, While she must die. ...

Language Arts

What fact does the author use to support her opinion about bleach? (1 point) 1. Bleach is a poison. 2. Bleach is an expensive part of processing water. 3. Bleach isn’t terrific to have around. __________________________________________ Note: This is not a question about what...

language arts(CHECK ANSWERS)

please check my answer this is 4 question ! thanks 2.what is the base word in the word APPLICATION? A.placate B.apply(I PICK THIS) C.appliance D.cation 4.which of the following is an independent clause? A.where juan lived B.because juan was brave C.juans favorite adventure D....

5th grade Language Arts

I was given an assignment to add suffixes ( -ible, -ive, and -ion) to certain root words. I can't seem to find any words for post using the above suffixes. I've tried searching dictionary and roots with post. Are there any words that can be made without changing the root (...

Language Arts

Both the author of "Zoos: Joys or Jails?" and the author of "Why do we need zoos?" A. think animals should live in their natural habitats. B. believe animals are protected in zoos. C. wish people would make donations to zoos more often. D. want to help wild animals, especially...

ASAP language arts help like NOW PLZ

11.) which of the following sentences contains a linking verb. A. yesterday sarah experienced rock climbing for the very first time. B. sarah seemed nervous at first. C.she climbed very good for a beginner. D.i think sarah likes rock climing. i chose A. am i right

Language arts

In the multi-draft reading process, what does a reader look for in the third reading? A. How details about the characters come together to define a drama's themes*** B. Major details about the characters and conflicts C. The role that dialogue has in defining characters D. How...

language arts Ms. Sue please last question

5. Identify the verb in the following sentence. As of next Saturday, Adam will have been gone for ten days. (1 point) will will have will have been will have been gone is the answer "will have been gone"?

language arts

which statement about possessive noun is true? Possessive nouns are always capitalized possessive nouns show ownership possessive noun name a specific person place or thing. possessive nouns are never capitalized.

Language arts

Which of the following is the most significant event in the plot following Johnny's accident? A. Johnny realizes that Rab and his uncle are Whigs. B. Rab teaches johnny how to ride goblin. C. Mrs lapham recruits mr. Tweedie to replace johnny in the silversmith shop D. With rab...

7th Grade Language Arts URRGEENT!!!!

What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point) Chile Argentina Paraguay Brazil ok this question IDK... however I think it's Chile OR Argentina though to be honest idk I've read the book 17 times (i counted) I looked it up in google (it didn't help ...

Modern World History (essay)

I need help, I was told to analyze the relationship between the wealthy nations and supporting of the arts. Through some reading i found that philip seized the Portuuguese strongholds in Africa, India, And the East Indies. I know that spain great wealth also allowed monarcgs ...

ms.pls help me urgent and thanks a lot to you

ms sue thank you so much. and please help me again for this answer so that i can submit to my teacher in english. . “Spoken language was the first form of communication between human beings, it came along with the written language, and writing is the transcript of speech not...

english

How does "language represent you"? "language" as in the way you dress, speak, walk, smile, etc..

choir/language

what language is the song bonse aba in? im thinking zambian am i right?

language

What types of figurative language did MLK jr. use in 'Letter to Birmingham Jail'?

language and early literacy

Describe the factors that cause diversity in language.Give example

URGENT LANGUAGE ARTS

Which sentence has a misplaced modifier? A. Covered with mold and dust, Mr. Rudolph examined the old textbooks on the shelf. B. I think that my favorite teacher will be Mrs. Alvarado, who is from Guatemala. C. Slowly walking through the crowded hallway, Darlene clutched her ...

English

Does censorship stop good things from coming to their society? More Details: Any society. I need to draw a political cartoon or Fahrenheit 451 and I was thinking about doing something with someone blocking good tings from coming in. Would it work?

Language Arts

I need some help. These are analogies from the Word Within a Word book; List 7: Pugilist is to Pugnacious as... mystagogue is to religious dermatologist is to dermatitis police is to police pedagogue is to pedant Pachyderm is is to Hypodermic as... pedagogue is to demagogue ...

Language Arts

Which statement from the passage most clearly indicates developing conflict? A. Each had fought many bouts representing their community and had won two gold-plated medals. B. Between them they had a collection of Fight magazines second to none. C. . . . They both sensed a wall...

Sizimele

English is the language of opportunity.why bother to teach indigenous language

language

What is the figurative language for it's hard to see the pain behind the mask?

Language arts

I am trying to assist my fourth grader in writing her first book report. It is based off of a mystery book. I have looked everywhere for a basic guildline for her so that I can give her an idea of what to do without doing it for her.Can anyone please guide me so that I can ...

Language Arts (The Giver)

3. Which of the following events is the resolution of the story?(1 point) - Jonas and Gabriel escape the community in search of Elsewhere - Jonas receives his Assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve - Jonas tells the Giver about Fiona's hair and learns about color - The old man ...

Language arts

Today in L.A we had to read an article about Mark Mcgwire who used steroids in baseball. As we read we had to come up with a question and answer it fir home work which is due Tuesday. My question " How did Mark Mcwire get hurt in the Mid- 1990s?" Can anyone help me answer ...

Language arts

Not sure if I'm correct . 2. What do facial features in the poem diondra Jordan symbolize ? A.the part of each person that's similar to ones relative .B. The part of each person that is uniquely ones own . C. The part of each that one wishes one could change. D. The part of ...

Language Arts

2. Which event propels the action in ''The Story-Teller''? A. A woman is traveling with three children. B. The aunt invites Cyril to look out the window at the animals and fields they are passing. C. The man disagrees with the aunt's story, and she invites him to tell a story...

Language

Just a curious question. Which language would be more useful, Spanish or French.

PHL 251

describe the role of critical thinking and language/language diversity in persuasion.

Language Arts

What are some ways I can help my son remember is spelling words. He is in first grade. I have tried him writing the spelling words over and over again. I even give him so many spelling words a day. what are some other options that I can use to help him with his spelling words.

Language Arts

In the sentence: My plans for vacation include redecorating my room. I know the gerund phrase is redecorating my room, but is include a action verb or linking verb? I need to be able to tell if the gerund phrase is used as a direct object or predicate noun. Thanks.

Language Arts

What is the secret to reaching someone with words? Which of the poems—"Concrete Mixers," "The City Is So Big," or "Harlem Night Song"—best uses words to create a vision or an idea of the city for you? In a paragraph, state your opinion and support it with words and phrases...

Language Arts

On the surface, "The Road Not Taken" is about a walk in the woods. What is the meaning of the poem on a deeper level. A. It is about traveling through life with others to help you make decisions. B. It is about loving and protecting nature by not disturbing natural habitats. C...

Language Arts, plz check

In which of these sentences does the Ghost of Christmas Present say to indicate that Scrooge's actions can affect the outcome of events? 1. "I would say that he gets the pleasure of his family..." 2. "I see a vacant seat...in the poor chimney corner, and a crutch without an ...

Language Arts

Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from"New World"? eagles/hie and/hover/above/the plain A. Eagles hurry and hang above the flatland. B. Eagles hang in midair and wave their wings C. Eagles race and rush in an ugly way D. Eagles soar and swoop in a simple,everyday way...

Language Arts

Read the sentence below: Thoreau began speaking against slavery in public, echoing the voices of freedmen like Frederick Douglass and Lewis Hayden. In this context, what does the word echoing mean? Speaking with the same tempo Speaking with the same words Speaking with the ...

Social Studies Plz help...

what is the Glorious Revolution? thank you for your help!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glorious_Revolution Im doing a report on ancient africa for language arts its going to be counted as two grade social study and language arts help The Revolution of 1688, commonly known as ...

World History (Check Answer)

Which aspect of early chavin culture do archaeologists think influenced the later peoples of Peru? Political Structure Canals and Terraces Social Hierarchy Arts and Religion Is it Arts and Religion?

super quick easy question

does anyone know of a website translating english to shakespearean language? or to elizabethan language?

Language Studies

What are some ways that language can be used to perform the act of giving someone a warning?

computer

how to download C language? give any website for downloading C language.

Language Art

Which of the following names a type of figurative language

7th grade language arts last question plz Ms. Sue

2. Which of the following synonyms of assurance has a negative connotation? (1 point) self-possession pompousness confidence Okay, for #2, you said my answer was correct (self-possession). My mom is saying that the answer is "pompousness". I don't know which one is the correct...

LANGUAGE ARTS

Please help with question below What sort of day does Emily Dickinson describe in "the Sky Is Low, the Clouds Are Mean"? an uplesantly hot summer day a cold and nasty winter day a beautiful but sad autumn day a day fo fresh spring rain B- a cold and nasty winter day

Language Arts

The suffix-ee comes from French and refers to someone who receives an action or has been put in a position. Using this information, what can you conclude is the meaning of the italicized word in the following sentence? This year's HONOREE of the writing award will give an ...

Language Arts

In a paragraph, compare and contrast any two of the following forms of poetry: Concrete Haiku Limerick Your essay should include a specific description of each of the two forms you choose. Explain how the two forms are alike and how they are different. I choose Haiku and ...

Language Arts

In which sentence is the word debates used correctly? A. I love the debates Jill and I have because we agree on everything. B. Every morning, Jessica debates whether to have cereal or eggs for breakfast. C. We're going to watch the final debates of the singing cometition on ...

Language Arts

which of the following incidents involving Byron is intended to have the most humorous effect on the reader? Watson, Chapter 1-2 A. Byron gets his lips stuck to the car mirror. B. Byron tucks his blanket into the couch cushion so he will not to be touched by dad. C. Byron ...

Language Arts 6th grade

Which of the following events from the cay best indicates that Phillip will be rescued? A. Phillip realizes the signal fire must produce darker smoke***** B. Phillip accepts that he cannot live alone forever on the cay C. Phillip begins to rebuild the encampment after the ...

7th Grade Language Arts

The word simulation originally refers to the act of imitating. What meaning of the word is used in this excerpt from "What Makes Teens Tick?" "In an experiment using a driving-simulation game, he studied teens and adults as they decided whether to run a yellow light." (1 point...

Language Arts

Which revision to sentence 4 contains an example of vivid description? Sentence 4: The map was confusing A)The number of colorful crisscrossing paths on the map made Sal's eyes glaze over B)The map looked completely baffling*** C)Even when she turned the map around, it was ...

Language Arts

Read the sentence below: Thoreau began speaking against slavery in public, echoing the voices of freedmen like Frederick Douglass and Lewis Hayden. In this context, what does the word echoing mean? Speaking with the same tempo Speaking with the same words Speaking with the ...

Language Arts

On the sentence: One group of divers found the treasure of a Spanish galleon. Would the adjectives in the sentence be One and Spansish? I wasn't sure if One would be an adjective or not. I also couldn't tell if group would be an adjective. Thanks...

Language Arts - Writing

Can anyone suggest an animal that could be considered messy or disorganized, along with a complementary animal that would be associated with tidiness or neatness? ie: curious cat, wise owl, smart pig, sly fox. Thanks. The messiest creature, aside from man, is the mourning dove...

Language Arts

1. Which of the following sentence uses the past tense verb? A. By June, I will have owned the camera shop for a decade. B. After it was sold, I had owned the camera shop for 12 years. C. I cannot recall a time when I have not owned some kind of shop. D. I owned the shop the ...

Language Arts

Need help figuring out which is the correct way to write the sentence. 1. In the summer we were going to the beach, and had a flat tire. 2. In the summer, when we were going to the beach, we had a flat tire. Thanks....

Language Arts

Which statement best describes a utopian community? A. People band together to share resources and duties equally. B. Resources are distributed in accordance with one's status in the community. C. People who work hardest earn the most money and have the most resources. D. A ...

language Arts

Which of the following sentences uses perfect these? A. Storm Fever is playing at several different movie theaters? B Storm fever will have stopped playing by next month C Storm Fever has been playing locally for three months D Storm Fever is probably going ti play longer at ...

english

where can i find a translation to another language or help to do a tranlation to another language of marc antony's speech in julius caesar Act 3 sc.2

Language Arts

In the sentence "Both crown and scepter a staff symbolizing the king's power were made of valuable materials." Would the commas be after the word "scepter" and after the word "power"? I wasn't sure if it needed one after the word "staff" too. I don't think it does but wanted ...

English

A lot of students find English Language a difficult language to learn. Can you think of the reasons or causes of their difficulties in understanding English and can you also write the results or effects of these difficulties on their educational and professional growth? Write ...

Language Arts

Information in an entry tells you that salute A. Is used only by military personnel. B. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. C. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. D. Is used as a verb but also never as a noun. Is the answer C?

sign language

Is American Sign Language used worldwide? Or is there a different kind of sign language for different countries?

Language arts

We have to write a poem, but I am not great at writing, so how does this sound? Love It can be perfect, it can be cruel, but can be broken by a fool. How can something so craveable, be breakable? One word misheard, one look is all it took, to make the love disappear. Love, you...

Language Arts

I'm reading the glory field in language but i'm having trouble understanding it. Do you have any ideas of where to find chapter by chapter guides to help me? My teacher doesn't have a clue and Sparknotes doesn't have one either. Help? http://www.google.com/search?q=%22glory+...

Language Arts

Think about the various conflicts in the 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. I know some of y'all are gonna say, 'read...

Language Arts (8B)

9. In which sentence is the word debates used correctly? (1 point) I love the debates Jill and I have because we agree on everything. Every morning, Jessica debates whether to have cereal or eggs for breakfast. We’re going to watch the final debates of the singing ...

Language Arts, plz check, again. Sorry!

[SCROOGE touches PRESENT’s robe. The lights fade out on the Cratchits, who sit, frozen, at the table. SCROOGE and PRESENT in a spotlight now. Thunder, lightning, smoke. They are gone.] What purpose is served by these stage directions? They explain Scrooge’s character. They...

language arts

In the sentence "You can get supplies from the stationary store." I know the prepositional phrase is from the stationary store and the preposition is from. Would the object of the preposition be just store or would it be stationary store? Thanks...

Communication

Inclusive Language—Nonracist and Nonagist Language The woman who earned the award was a Negro from Louisiana. Inclusive Language—Nonracist and Nonagist Language It seems that every Golden Ager is on the bus trip to Laughlin, Nevada Please explain what you are supposed to ...

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