Language Arts: Censorship

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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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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?

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 ...

sign language

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

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...

language arts

At the end of her aunt's story in “The Story-Teller," the older girl asks whether the girl in the story would have been rescued even if she had not been good. what does she seem to think is the theme of her aunts story? what detail in the aunt's story leads her to think so

language arts -

Need to confirm if the verbs in the sentences are physical or mental actions: 1. Other Americans in the Olympics challenged their opponents, too. --physics 2. Wilma dazzled the crowds in the track & field competition. --physical 3. Al Oerter, an American discus thrower, ...

Language Arts

What final events in "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" and "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh" enable Patsy and Joby to change? A. Wearing maroon and green; beating his drum. B. Riding Black Boy to win the race; encouragement by the general. C. Meeting Mr. Brackett; thinking about the ...

Language Arts

You are trying to convince your community council to install recycling bins at the local park. Which of the following types of writing could you use most effectively to try to change the situation? -A reflective essay about the fun that you and your friends had at the park -An...

language arts

Which of the following passages from Johnny tremain is most useful in helping you determine what type of ruler general gage is? Select all that apply A. Sam Adams was so happy his hands shook worse then ever B. He was not brilliant but he was no tyrant C. His majesties fleet ...

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 ...

language arts

Which of the following details from “Harriet Tubman” best supports the inference that Tubman had religious beliefs? She is known by the code “Moses” among the escaping slaves. She signals her arrival to the escaping slaves with a forbidden song. She takes the escaping ...

Language Arts

Underline the prepositional phrase in each sentence below. 1. My dad was over the hill when he turned fifty-one years old. 2. We walked up the stairs. 3. My mom took walk around the block. 4. I looked under my bed.-I feel that under my bed is the prepositional phrase. Please ...

Geography

11. Which of the following represents Language divergence or Language Convergence? A. Language Divergence refers to new languages being formed when a language breaks into dialects. B. Language Convergence refers to languages forming together into one. C. Language Divergence ...

language arts

in " all together now " , Jordan uses appeals to emotion and appeals to reason to try to persuade her readers that her views are important . in a paragraph , site one example of each king of appeal in her work . then , explain whether you find jordans appeals convincing , ...

language arts

Stage directions are one element of a drama. In a paragraph, define and provide an example of stage directions from A Surprising Point of View. Then analyze the stage directions. Explain how these directions contribute to your understanding of A Surprising Point of View. ...

language arts

tell which letter is a correct answer to the questions. a question may have more than one right answer. Which of the following can be inflamed? a. a wound b. a menu c. an interrogation d. a congregation (I know for sure an answer is 'a' but I'm wondering if c and/or d is an ...

Language Arts...Help please!

Could someone help me please. Select one of the following three types of organization: -cause-and-effect -chronological -comparison-and-contrast Then, using your selected mode of organization, write a paragraph on a topic you select yourself. Choose a topic that will work well...

Language arts(Anyone) (connexus)

1.Which sentence contains an opinion? A.Maria Tallchief was born in 1925. B.She was a Native American woman and a ballet dancer. C. Maria was the first prima ballerina of the New York City Ballet. D.She is the best ballerina to ever dance for New Your City Ballet* And if you ...

Language Arts

Read the following excerpt from "Saving Water." “Abandon the bathtub, and hit the showers. Sometimes it just feels great to soak in the tub, but the tub holds between nine and 33 gallons (40 to 50 liters) of water, depending on how full we fill it.” What kind of argument ...

Language Arts

Which of the following is the best reason to use visuals in a research presentation? A. To illustrate your main point in an engaging manner. B. To illustrate any topic with data in percentages. C. To show different ways of looking at the same information. D. To show the ...

Language Arts

What do these line most likely reveal about Byron? Aww, man, this it too,too hip! No one's got one of these. Speedy don't even have one in his Cadillac. Too much man way too much! A. He is jealous of other. B. He is disappointed in his father's purchase. C. He likes to be the ...

6th grade Language Arts

We had a great difference of _______, we finally came (together) on the (opinion) that something needed to change so we made a _______ that each person could live with. I need to fill in the blanks that mean the same as the words in parenthisis. This is a stem homework project...

Language Arts

From the story from Joe Magarac, Man of Steel 10. Why do the people in the crowd mimic and mock the man from Johnstown in Selection 2? A.He acts as if he has won the contest, but he cant move the weight at all B. He bows at the crowd in the hope that Mary will be happy when he...

Language Arts

From the story from Joe Magarac, Man of Steel 10. Why do the people in the crowd mimic and mock the man from Johnstown in Selection 2? A.He acts as if he has won the contest, but he cant move the weight at all B. He bows at the crowd in the hope that Mary will be happy when he...

Language arts

Idk the answer to the question please help. Your a good man,Charlie Brown and "Happiness is a charming Charlie Brown at Orlando Rep" have very different purposes. In a paragraph, discuss how the purpose of each selection is reveled and why the purpose of each fits the genre, ...

Language Arts - Maniac Magee

I need help finding Maniac Magee online. I need to be able to highlight parts of it with my mouse, but I can't find any sites that will work. If you don't find a site, please give me some words that I can use in the search bar to find a site. Please help, and I will appreciate...

language arts/ english

Stage directions are one element of a drama. In a paragraph, define and provide an example of stage directions from A Surprising Point of View. Then analyze the stage directions. Explain how these directions contribute to your understanding of A Surprising Point of View. ...

Literacy

PROVIDE EXAMPLES OF SUCCESSFUL PRACTICE OF PHONICS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND BUILDING LANGUAGE DEVELPMENT TOWARD FLUENCY

Literacy

provide examples of successful practices of pnonics for English Language Learners and building language development toward fluency

Human Realtions - "You" and "I" Messages

Hi, I'm stuck on changing "You" language into "I" language on these statements: "You need to get more sleep." "You watch too much TV."

World culture and the Arts

The Mesopotamians had a generally pessimistic view of life. How do the arts of their civilization reveal this? Use at least one example to illustrate your points. What other features of this culture does the art reveal?

World culture and the Arts

The Egyptians had a generally optimistic view of life. How do the arts of their civilization reveal this? Use at least one example to illustrate your points. What other features of this culture does the art reveal?

language arts/E.S.L

what are all the facts about hunters? Hunters are people who kill animals. Most hunters use guns, but some use bows and arrows. Usually, the hunters eat the animals they kill. they also wear boots thick clothing and hats if you think about it they don't go around wearing ...

Language Arts

Which of the clues from the text best indicates that something bad is going to happen to Gram? a. the wind changed its tone and told Sal to slow down b. the smell of Gram's baby powder makes Sal feel sad c. Sal continually prays for Gramps not to get them into an accident d. ...

Language arts

Think about the work you completed in your reading character role. Determine the ideas that would be most worthy to share in a literary discussion about Johnny Tremain. Provide an explanation for your choices. How did the role you selected and the work you completed help you ...

Spanish

what is the most likely the reason that Spanish-speaking students in Costa Rica, Mexico, and Argentina all learn a second language in school? a. Spanish is a common language b. Spanish is not understood by many people c. it is important to be able to communicate in more than ...

Language Arts

In Dragonwings for this question: From this text: Why I daresay they make better neighbors than some other folk, whom I won't name because I'm a Christian woman. Miss Whitlaw glared a poisonous glance at the demon, who had guided the soldiers over here. The demon shifted ...

Language Arts

Which of the following sentences is written in the subjunctive mood? A) I will feel flush after I get my very first paycheck for this job. B) I insisted that my brother do the dishes because I set the table. C) If I were rich, I would get convertibles for us both. D) If I win ...

Children Development

Name and describe the 4 distinct elements of language. 1.Phonology refers to the sounds of language. 2. Semantis denotes the study of words and their meaning. 3. Syntax it refers to rules that specify how words are combined to form sentences. 4.Pragmatics refers to the ...

Language Arts

Is her a noun? Is cat a person, place or thing? Isn't her a pronoun? Either a possessive or personal pronoun? A cat is a thing, the word cat is indeed a noun. Your dictionary can be a big help on these words... yes and thing A cat is a thing her is a pronoun

Language Arts

On the sentence: They dive deep beneath the surface in search of an exciting find. Would the adjectives in the sentence be deep and exciting? I wasn't totally sure on deep. I also wasn't sure if beneath would be an adjective. Thanks...

language arts

Need to confirm if the verbs in the sentences are physical or mental actions: 1. Other Americans in the Olympics challenged their opponents, too. Mental 2. Wilma dazzled the crowds in the track & field competition. physical 3. Al Oerter, an American discus thrower, dominated ...

Language arts help please

1. Identify the adjectives in the followig sentence. You can choose more than one answer. After a rainfall, bugs, slugs, and all sorts of multilegged critters would descend from the ceilings and fall on the kitchen table, or worse, on our bunks. Rainfall Sorts Multilegged ...

language arts

"this question asks about your independent reading selection. compare and contrast your independent reading selection with one or two other selections you have read this unit. support your response with at least two pieces of evidence from your independent reading selection. ...

Language Arts HELP

For what purpose does the author of "Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall" by Diane Ackerman oganize the essay according to cause and effect? A. She wants to describe how cold wather affects nature. B. She wants to explain the process by which the color green disappears from ...

language arts

Which of the following phrases from the novel best describes Johnny's status, to place, in the household as the book begins? A. most of the boys in the other shops around Hancock's wharf liked Johnny B. Of the three boys, only Johnny read easily and well C. His ability made ...

Language Arts

In which sentence is the word roam used correctly? A. I used the map to figure out the quickest route we could roam to our destination. B. Audrey can't figure out how to work the roam feature on her motorcycle. C. When I need to think, I roam around the city without caring ...

language

hi, im doing a project for my language class. can anyone please tell me what is the first line on page 3 in the book curious george goes to a chocolate factory? thanks

language

the language from which the word mawkish derives is: a}new latin b}middle english c}low german d}old north french which one is it?

Language Arts

Check please 1. Like the pink petals of the azalea blossoms in “The Rider”, something that is LUMINOUS A. can be only seen at night B. cannot be seen at night C. gives off light** D. is beautiful 2. In which sentence is the word MINNOWS used correctly? A. Through the glass...

Language Arts

What is a text feature? This term refers to a variety of things, depending on how you want your text to look -- on a page, on a website, etc. http://www.answers.com/text%20feature =)

Language Arts

What is the appositive in this sentence? My brother, Randy, is a comic book collector. Brother** Randy Comic book Collector

Language Arts

Underline the correct pronoun in () to complete each sentence. 7. We went outside and played with (them, those) Underline the word them 8. The group decided (us,we) would play a game of kickball. Underline the word we. 9. The captain made (he,him) run for the ball Underline ...

Language Arts

Which of the following sentences contains a gerund? A. Singing in the choir is enjoyable until my voice gets hoarse and my feet begin to hurt. B. Rhonda shielded her eyes from the brightly shining sun and wished she owned sunglasses. C. Since the bus passes my house every day...

Fine Arts

Good Morning, I am seeking assistance on my Fine Arts essay. I greatly appreciate your feedback. 1)what art i have chosen to talk about. how old is it. who is responsible for it and the medium/materials used. 2)detailed description of the piece. 3)why i was drawn to it. 4)...

Language Arts

2) Which of the following phrases is not an adverbial phrase in the sentence below? For family fun, you can go on a treasure hunt in the United States. (1point) For family fun*** In the United States On a treasure hunt You can go 3) Which of the following words is an antonym ...

Language Arts

Which words should be deleted to remove redundancy? At first, my initial reaction was to cancel my subscription to the monthly magazine because the customer service representative was so rude to me. A) At first, B) monthly magazine C) my initial reaction D) service ...

LAnguage Arts

Think about the work you completed in your reading character role. Determine the ideas that would be most worthy to share in a literary discussion about THE GIVER Provide an explanation for your choices. How did the role you selected and the work you completed help you to ...

URGENT LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT~!

Which answer explains why there isn’t a hyphen between well and behaved in the following sentence? The students were so well behaved that Ms. Irvin dismissed them early. (1 point) The words well and behaved don’t end in -ly. The words well and behaved are on the same line...

language arts

I'm in Jonny Tremain chapter 5 1. Which of the following is the most significant event in the plot following Jonny's accident? A. Johnny releases that Rab and his uncle are Whigs B. Rab teaches Jonny how to ride Goblin C Mrs. Lapham recruits Mr. Tweedie to replace Johnny in ...

language arts

•What are some factors that motivate people? Does every action have a motivation? •To what extent can goals and behaviors change as a result of learning? •Why are some people more motivated than others? Can we learn to be more motivated? •What effects can time and ...

SAT Essay

Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below. On the surface, censorship seems objectionable because it limits our freedom. But all societies need to suppress or restrict information that is offensive or potentially harmful. ...

language arts

which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "January"? Fat Snowy Footsteps Track the floor, A)Thick, snowy footprints show where animals walked B)Thick, snowy outlines of feet mark the floor ****** C)Large snow boots lie on the floor of the house D)A fat, snowy creature ...

language arts/ analogies

Complete the analogies by selecting the pair of words who's relationship most resembles the relationship of the pair in capital letters. SCOLD:CHASTISE:: a. echo: reverberate b. depart: embark c. praise: lionize d. increase: augment (I think it is either a or d) FOREBODING: ...

Language Arts Ms. Sue??

This is a question about the book Johnny Tremain. Which of the following is part of the novel's rising action? A. Johnny's growing role in delivering messages and acting as a spy for the Whigs B. Dr. Warren's imminent surgery on Johnny's hand C. the battle on Lexington Green ...

hum/205

i need to create a 2-page, informative newspaper advertisement for the exhibition. in a 300-400 words of text describing the exhibition. A description of the cultures, including the religion, language, and general philosophies and beliefs. A description of the relationship ...

Language Arts HELP!!!

What is the most likely reason that more of the characters in the giver do not act heroically? A. children are taught at an early age that heroes are not welcome in their community. B. IN a community where everything is the same, there is no need for a change or courage C. The...

Language Arts

Five themes of geography as they relate to A Light in the Forest. I haven't read this book, but you might check on the themes section in here: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/lightforest/ =)

Language Arts

1. Which of the following sentences uses the past perfect verb tense. 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 year as C) I cannot recall a time when I have not owned some kind of shop. D) I owned that...

Language Arts

1. In which sentence is the word blander used logically? A. The cook added spices to make the food taste blander B. If you do not like hot food, you should you blander dishes C. In ordinary circumstances, hot sauce makes the food taste blander** D. The blander dishes were ...

Language Arts

Read the sentence: Our plan is to rove the country, traveling by car and camping when we feel a need to stop. Which word could you substitute for rove that tells the reader that it was a carefree and fun trip? Drift: to move in a random or casual way Gad: to be on the go ...

Language

Language is unique to humans - why? Just point me in the right direction, I have googled it and keep getting scientific articles, I don't understand. Thanks for your time

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