Language Arts: Censorship

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english

From the adventures of Huckleberry Finn: "Good gracious! anybody hurt?" "No'm just killed a nigger." What devices of satire does this quote have? Mockery? Sarcasm? Overstatement? Understatement? Parody? Irony? Pathos? Mock-Heroic? Sarcasm: witty language used to convey insults...

WRITTEN COMMUNICATION

What is "(sic)" 19. Inclusive language-quoting from biased material - The mayors and their wives were invited on a tour of the state buildings. answer: The mayors[sic] and their wives were invited on a tour of the state buildings

comprehensive grammar

Inclusive Language: Nonsexist 1a. I understand Dr. Maurice hired a new nurse. What is her name? 1b. I understand Dr. Maurice hired a new nurse. What is his or her name

word order

Which is the correct ordering of adjectives and adverbs in the English language? adverb-adjective-noun adjective-adverb-noun adverb-noun-adjective noun-adjective-adverb

formal language

The class of sets accepted by two-way finite automata is the same as the class of sets accepted by one-way finite automata.

English

Can someone help me with these questions please. Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from the plot if ...

Language

I started to think that making but Byron been all of his summer in heat was more punishment than even juvenile delinquent like him deserved. Why can the reader most likely conclude about Kenny's feelings ? A. He is glad thet Byron will be staying with grandma Sands B. He is ...

language

i have a writing project due on verbal/linguistic. write a story, such as a day in the life of a pencil, in which narrate the writing process from the pencils ( or the writing objects)point of view. it says to describe your day as a student takes you through his or her writing...

Psychology

Basic arthmetic is not an easy task for Jeanne. In fact, she has to work hard at understanding mathematical concepts. She finds it hard to believe that basic math skills are: A) present in all species B) A natural inclination, because they relate to language C) Present in all ...

Early Child Ed.

Would you please check these questions and my answers? If my answers are not correct- please let me know! 1. Use of cohesive devices reflects a speaker's ability to: A. talk about things that are obvious. B. string ideas together to show specific relations. C. use episodic,...

math-Ms. Sue

ms Sue I was not sure how to do a response to you but my prior question was the following and you had answered to take the total number of students and make this the denominator and the history majors the numerator which I did and makes this 300/1225 so then to get the ratio I...

Liberal arts math

1) A lottery draws six numbers from 42 possibilities, without regard to order. What is the total number of possible results of the drawing. In the lottery from the before, what is the probability that you pick the winnin number? In the Lottery from number 1, you pay the state ...

Teachers Aide/Language and other Barriers

7. Besides learning to speak and read English, another goal of an ESL program is to A. prepare immigrant students for U.S. citizenship. B. help immigrant students “graduate” from bilingual classes to English-only ones. C. reduce the use by immigrants of their native tongue...

Fine Arts

Please i need help, Im trying so hard on this and i just cant do it. Im suppose to look at the painting Magdalene with Smoking Flame by Georges de la Tour, and use the art criticism approach to explain why this piece of art is a success or failure in the art world. I know the ...

english

I'm not sure about my answers . The directions state rewrite the following sentece, focusing on the grammar and rule are . If the sentence is already correct write no change. Can you help me correct them please. The grammar rule is for sentences 1 & 2: Inclusive Language-...

Language

Which lines from "The Fairies' Lullaby" best help the reader understand the author's calm tone? A. you spotted snakes with double tongue, / Thorny hedgehogs, be not seen. B. Philomel(Nightingale) with melody / Sing in our sweet lullaby; C. Hence, you long-legged spinners, ...

Language

Which lines from "The Fairies' Lullaby" best help the reader understand the author's calm tone? A. you spotted snakes with double tongue, / Thorny hedgehogs, be not seen. B. Philomel(Nightingale) with melody / Sing in our sweet lullaby; C. Hence, you long-legged spinners, ...

language

at the party Alyssa danced more happily than I have ever seen him before What type of adjective or adverb is more happily comparative adjective comparative adverb superlative adjective superlative adverb -----------

Mathematics for Liberal Arts

Casinos make their money by skimming off the small percentage difference between winning and losing often found in gambling. In this problem, we want to estimate how much a casino make winning 51% of the time, while the patrons win 49% of the time. a) Estimate the number of ...

Social Studies (Check Answers)

1. What is the basic independent unit of world politics? A) country B) province C) nation**** D) organization 2. Which of the following groups is an example of the basic unit you selected in the previous question? A) people who share a common language B) people who choose to ...

Sociology

Supporters of multiculturalism argue that it helps us come to terms with our diverse present and strengthens the academic achievement of African-American children. Some call for Afrocentrism, the dominance of African cultural patterns in people’s lives. Opponents of ...

physics

What's inertia? Inertia is the tendency of an object at rest to remain at rest; or the tendency of an object to continue moving if it is moving. In plain language, it's the tendency of an object to want to continue doing whatever it's doing. I had a definition years ago given ...

Human Relations Part 1

1. Strong language often means A. weak feelings. B. risk-taking. C. strong feelings. D. shared knowledge 2. Which of these statements is true? A. A good attitude can make you tired. B. Being tired makes it harder to have a good attitude. C. A good attitude happens by accident...

Into to com

Analyze how language functions in the video “Power of Words.” What makes this video so effective in illustrating the various principles of verbal communication? Can you think of a real life situation where the specific words you choose can radically impact the message you ...

English

I forgot to write a few other sentences. I hope you can have a look at them, too. 1)What are the main themes covered in the tales? Describe the pilgrims'journey and explain the significance of its route. 2) Present the character of the merchant, pointing out his appearance,...

Language 7

Rewrite the sentences below so that the pronouns match the correct nouns, or change the pronoun so that it matches the right noun or nouns. a) She took the sweater out of the drawer and wrapped it up. b) The ball slowly rolled into the net, but it was already over. c) Susan ...

ap world

Which of the following statements about early Amerindian peoples is true? a economic and political rivalries led to nearly constant conflict among various groups b they relied heavily on the wheel and an impressive network of roads c seafaring knowledge allowed for extensive ...

profile story

This is a piece of my profile story can someone proofread it for grammar and content? thanks Shipp’s proudest achievement at WMU her co-founding of Young Broadcaster’s of Tomorrow (YBOT). YBOT is a WMU broadcasting group of students with interests in the broadcasts arts. ...

Language Arts

Chapter 1: The Cobbler's Son My name was Tommy Stubbins, son of Jacob Stubbins, the cobbler of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh; and I was nine and a half years old. At that time Puddleby was only quite a small town. A river ran through the middle of it; and over this river there was a ...

ECE311 Early childhood curriculum

1.A teacher working with a dual-language learner should __________ a.speak to the DLL child even if the child does not respond. b.use different phrases in English with the same meaning so the DLL gets overall greater exposure to English. c.encourage the family to only speak ...

Grammar Check

Can you please see if what I wrote is in formal language and the grammar is correct? Thank You In the novel, Dos Passo's women never equaled success, were mainly considered prositutes, married to get ahead, and were failures when it came to keeping a romantic relationship ...

Math

For every girl taking classes at the martial arts school, there are 3 boys who are taking classes at the school. If there are 236 students taking classes, write and solve a porportion to predict the number of boys taking the classes at the school. So #girls:#boys = 1:3 or #...

Where can I find a site to translate German?

Where can I find a place to translate German? Search on google or here under foreign languages click german. Here is one translation website, but be careful -- machine translators are often inaccurate. http://babelfish.altavista.com/ =) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...

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what name comes from a greek word meaning strange If you don't put the right subject in the block, the foreign language experts will fail to see it. περίεργα ? It depends on the context. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the ...

Psychology

1.Which of the following is an example of something that remains stable across the lifespan? A. Gender (I chose this) B. Physical size C. Language D. all over above 2. Which of the following is true of the life-span perspective? A. It is primarily concerned with ...

Legal and Ethicsl Issues in HHS

I am suppose to list examples of tangible and intangible forms of an organizational culture. I have got examples for tangible such as rituals, shared values, heroes, and heroines, ceremonies, stories, cultural network, physical impression, language, values, beliefs and norms. ...

cognictive and language development

Which of the following statements about the Bayley Scales of Infant Development is correct? A. It emphasizes complex cognitive skills, such as infant memory and problem solving. B. It’s helpful for assessing the health and well-being of newborns. C. It taps the same ...

Art

Movie professionals such as props desginers and graphic designers work together to create a believable film. Which method of creating a believable screenplay is unique to the job of a screenwriter. A. research of time period architecture and design B. research of time period ...

English-teaching

Hello I have a question for all teachers. I teach English and German as a second language. I started working at a new school last week. I have the first, second ,third and fourth grade of highschool. (15-19 years old). Classes are big (30 pupils). I need some advice on how to ...

Language

in the excerpt from barrio boy, what makes Ernesto smilar to several of his classmates? A. Other students in the class also do not speak English.•• B. Other students in his class also live in his neighborhood. C. Other students in his class are also from Mexico. D. Other ...

english - revision

What do the terms race and ethnicity mean to you? The term race defines what we are and where we come from. In essence, race is a classification between different groups of people; where each race looks different, speaks a different language and has totally different culture. ...

English

1. The comic drama is uninformative because it doesn't deal with useful things. 2. The comedy drama is unbiased about politics because it doesn't support any party. 3. The gag program is kind of useless because it contains filthy language. 4. The music program is of great use ...

Language

Which of the following statements describe Jordan's view of the role of government in promoting tolerance ? A) the government has failed to promote tolerance B) the government should pass law promoting tolerance•• C) the government cannot do the job promoting tolerance D) ...

Lang. Arts

am: wasn't ::can:___________ aminite:constitution::________:letter bazzar:market place::enigma:________ In your first analogy, you have two verbs; the second one is a negative contraction of the past tense of the verb. Think of it this way. I am here. I wasn't here. I can see ...

Language Arts

Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

language

Ronald has a goldfish. His goldfish weights 12 lbs. If Ronald feeds the gold fish 2 ounces of food every hour and the fish gains 2 ounces each hour,how many pounds would ronalds goldfish weight in 5 days?How many lbs of food does the goldfish eat in a week?

language arts - Ms. Sue, please check

“Lord of the Rings” is an epic fantasy adventure set in the world of Middle Earth. The story opens when Bilbo Baggins, an elderly hobbit, give his beloved nephew, Frodo, a plain gold ring. Then Bilbo disappears. Soon, Frodo is visited by strange beings, including a ...

Civics (HELP!!!)

Please check to see if I have answered the following questions as best as possible. This is going to be in a chart format, so I apologize if it's written a little messy. 1. What information is being presented in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? What facts are ...

Language

I've been throwing rocks and things of birds since I was born and had never been come close to hitting one I've seen 1 million people through 1 million things of birds and no one had ever really had one not even a pigeon! The sentence above contains an example of? Simile ...

fine arts

this is what i have so far for my question about the relationship between Baroque style and the Counter Reformation. "The Counter Reformation was an attempt by the Catholic Church to allure people back and to regain its former power. Art played a key role in this movement to ...

english homework

Hello! I have to write a dialogue with 3 characters, the subject is "hello doctor!" I probably make a doctor with a patient and the patient's mother, my idea consists of simulating (a lot of )illnesses in order to not to go to school (it's about the little girl) I don't arrive...

english

No adequate dictionary of the entire English language exists untill the middle of the eighteenth century. what correction should be made? 1)change the spelling of adequate to adequate 2)chnage exists to existed 3)insert a comma after exists 4)replace untill with since 5)change...

Cre101

"All the great scientists have gone to college. Some of the great athletes have gone to college. Therefore, some great scientists are great athletes." This is an invalid argument. True? Bias can be recognized through___? a.use of poetic language b. dictionary definition c. ...

Phrases and Subordinate Clauses

Basically, I'm confused on this. The sentence is below: The old English word handbook, for example, has slightly different meaning from the french derived manual, a close synonym. I have to find the verbal, appositive, prepositional and absolute phrase (if any) in the sentence...

social studies

two key products China traded with other countries were? A. Silk and Porcelain. B. books and Camles. C. Gold and silver ****** D. fish and grain what helped spread knowledge throughout China during its golden ages? A. porcelain tablets **** B. the Grand Canal C. silk D. books...

English

1.Which of the following is used when political candidate highlights his or her experience in finance as the basis of a plan for economic recovery? A.Ethos B.Pathos C.Logo***** 2. Identify the sentence that most strongly relies on emotional language. A. It took a lot of work, ...

Public speaking

Attitudes, beliefs, values, and motivation are characteristics of: A. psychographics. B. demographics. C. the speaker’s profile. D. the audience’s response to the speech. is it B 2. Nicole was asked to speak to the French Club about her trip to Northern France. She knew ...

vocab

1)a neutral term for the main character in a story 2)all the figurative language a writer use to describe things in a story 3)the mood or atmosphere of a story 4)a plot device that gives a hint of what will happen next 5)things that represent themselves and stand for something...

teacher aide language and other barriers

to encourage positive self-esteem among students in an anti based classroom you should? (a)encourage equal competition among the sexes as much as possible (b)give rewards that provide instant gratification (c)push all students to be the best they can be (d)provide special ...

Language Arts, Ms. Sue please help me!

Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

Creating High-Quality Centers

Which of the following statements concerning infants and music is true? A. Babies aren't instinctive music makers; instead, they need to be taught to create and respond to music. B. Lullabies are found only in cultures originating in Europe, so they might not be appropriate in...

ELA/Social Studies

Medieval Times: Letter to the Queen of Conections Academy PLease help You will earn a 10/10 portfolio grade for correctly completing and submitting the following assignment by 10/30/2015: Please review the attached list of Medieval titles, trades, positions and classes. Use ...

COMPUTER

Write a 200- to 350-word paper that describes the distinctions of data and information and briefly explains the process a computer uses to convert data into information. • Consider the following: Computers use a completely different language than people, yet they communicate...

Writting

Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the publisher that the book is well...

english -- plz help

how do i evaluate this poem.. i don't really get it... Beauty by charles B. I Am as lovely as a dream in stone, And this is my heart where each finds death in turn, Inspires the poet with a love as lone As clay eternal and as taciturn. Swan-white of heart, a sphinx no moral ...

ENGLISH

When Grizzlies Walked Up Right: Modoc Questions Help Me Please? 1.What event, accident, or situation is being introduced? 2.What are two examples used to catch the readers attention? 3.How is the event broken broken into smaller segments? 4.Three details used to emphasize the ...

language art

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 ...

Fine Arts

This is the answer I got for #26 (The last question I posted): The Counter-Reformation was an effort by the Catholic Church to lure people back and to regain its former power. Art played a major role in this movement to encourage people to return to the Church. A style emerged...

how can we improve jiskha.com?

How can we improve jiskha.com? Any ideas for improvement are welcome. Thanks! Perhaps separating the subject areas. The subject area categories could be fairly general: English, including how to research Mathematics/economics Sciences Social studies/history Foreign languages ...

English art

Please, critique this critique: Very dramatic interactions in a world novel to me, with canine preening for competitive exhibition, following the emotions of the lead characters is exciting. This is no "Dog story", and Lassie wouldn't be noticed in the wings. This author's ...

Constutional Law

I have two question i am having trouble with! 1.name and explain 3 elements that must be considered before drafting language to amend the U.S Constitution? I came up with: The action being taken The necessity of said action The intent of the amendment i need help explaining, ...

C/Justice

The inmate code is: A. the set of rules for inmate behavior established by prison officials. B. an informal set of rules of inmate behavior that is part of the prison culture. C. a secret language inmates use to communicate with each other in the presence of guards or other ...

Language Art's

1.)Which is the best paraphrase of the second stanza? A.)It will make mountains & valleys bright. The hills will have light shining over their tops.*** B.)The mountain ranges will have water flushed down them. The water will bathe the hills C.)The mountain ranges & valleys ...

spanish don't know which to choose

A simple route to appreciate other languages and cultures is to explore how your own language and culture have been influenced by other cultures. To help you do this, take a few minutes and discuss in Spanish (1-2 paragraphs) aspects your culture has borrowed from Spanish ...

Differential Equations

Consider the differential equation: dy/dt=y/t^2 a) Show that the constant function y1(t)=0 is a solution. b)Show that there are infinitely many other functions that satisfy the differential equation, that agree with this solution when t<=0, but that are nonzero when t>0...

Differential Equations

Consider the differential equation: dy/dt=y/t^2 a) Show that the constant function y1(t)=0 is a solution. b)Show that there are infinitely many other functions that satisfy the differential equation, that agree with this solution when t<=0, but that are nonzero when t>0...

English

How does Seho look today? He looks unhappy. Do you know why? Yes, I do. 1. His father passed away yesterday. 2. He cut his finger with a knife. 3. He had his arm broken on the road. 4. He was hit by a bicycle on his way to school. 5. He quarreled with his classmate today. 6. ...

english

1. An analogy helps clarify a complex idea by: A. presenting several definitions of the idea. B. comparing the idea with a simpler one C. breaking down the idea into smaller pieces D. pointing our a single common trait between two topics. I think it's B? 2. Which of the ...

Creative Arts Question

Quiet, expressive activities and manipulative experiences are both vital to which? 1. convergent thinking 2. appropriately defined sex roles 3. creative processing 4. risk taking and social development Wouldn't the correct answer be appropriately defined sex roles? This is ...

English

Hello :) I am teaching English as a foreign language on Friday ( 1st grade of high school, 6th year of learning English) My topic is 23rd century. Ls are listening to 3 different tasks.At the end will be a little discussion on whether it is better to live more or less than 100...

English

I have this question on my homework to find six pieces of figurative language and six pieces of symbolism for the book The Barcode Tattoo by Suzanne Weyn. I could only find two though- the barcode and the Whiteface Mountain. Please help. Your help is very much appreciated. -...

FRENCH

Bonjour! Pourriez-vous me dire, s'il vous plait, comment on dit le suivant en français? "As to the French language, at this point I find it easier to read and write French than to speak it." Quant à la langue française, en ce moment je le toruve plus facile à lire et à é...

english language

would i say: this would greatly contribute to successful customer advices on footwear. or this would greatly contribute to successful advices to customers on footwear. thanx =)

Anthropology

One of the great differences between human cultural behavior and that of monkeys and apes is that: (Points : 1) a great deal of human culture is learned through language. humans learn their culture through mimicking their parents. humans do not have instinctual behavior. apes ...

Language

Based on evidence from chapter 1-7, Which of the following statements best predicts upcoming plot event? A. Byron will be sent to a juvenile detention home for his actions.•• B. Kenny and Byron will promise never to bother each other again. C. Mrs. Watsons will visit ...

Language

Check my answers.. Based on evidence from chapter 1-7, Which of the following statements best predicts upcoming plot event? A. Byron will be sent to a juvenile detention home for his actions.•• B. Kenny and Byron will promise never to bother each other again. C. Mrs. ...

Psych

The areas of the hemisphere involved in speech and language tend to be large in ____. The areas of the parietal lobe involved in visuospacial processing tend to be larger in ____ a) women, women b) men, men c) men, women d) women, men

Psychology

The areas of the hemisphere involved in speech and language tend to be large in ____. The areas of the parietal lobe involved in visuospacial processing tend to be larger in ____ a) women, women b) men, men c) men, women d) women, men

stats

In order to improve the English speaking and reasing skills of their students, Jack Box Elementary assigns students whose native language is Spanish to a bilingual program for 8 week. To test the effectiveness of this program, then also need a control condition, in which the ...

stats ?

In order to improve the English speaking and reasing skills of their students, Jack Box Elementary assigns students whose native language is Spanish to a bilingual program for 8 week. To test the effectiveness of this program, then also need a control condition, in which the ...

Chemistry

a freshmann is currently enjoying the arts studio program she is pursuing at a well know university. In her free time she likes to skate,take salsa dance lessons, and cook. She particularly enjoys and decides to pickle olives to the rescipe, she needs to add 3 teaspoons of ...

English

The sentence "Like a boil that can never be cured as long as it is covered up but must be opened with all its pus-flowing ugliness to the natural medicines of air and light, injustice must likewise be exposed" communicates a(n) __________ tone A.Urgent B.Matter of fact C....

7th grade Lang. Arts

Hi! Can you please fill in the blanks below with one of the words listed that fits in the sentence correctly? Here are the sentences: 1) The program conatained a(n)______________ of the opera, so that we were able to follow the action even though the singing was in italian 2) ...

computers

· Write a 200- to 350-word paper that describes the distinctions of data and information and briefly explains the process a computer uses to convert data into information. o Consider the following: Computers use a completely different language than people, yet they ...

language

I need to find the complete subject and simple subject of this sentence: San Fransisco is a city in California. I put San Fransisco as the complete subject and city as the simple subject.

Art Help plz!

Movie proffesionals such as prop designers and graphic designers wor together to create a believable film. Which method of creating a believable screenplay is unique to the job of screenwriter. A:Research of time period architecture and design B:research of time period ...

English Answer Check (Writeacher)

These questions regard the poem "Jabberwocky." 1. One critic said that "Jabberwocky," despite its odd language, tells a story like many legends of knights and dragons. Do you agree? Why or why not? A: I agree with this critic’s opinion because, like other tales of knights...

English

Analyze the prompt :In the following passage from The Scarlet Letter, the narrator describes Hester Prynne in her isolation from the Puritan community, In a well-organized essay, analyze the language and rhetorical devices the narrator uses to convey his attitude toward Hester...

Language Arts

"Full Fathom Five" by - William Shakespeare Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes; Nothing of him that doth fade But doth suffer a sea change Into something rich and strange. Sea nymphs hourly ring his knell; Ding-...

Math - Probabilities

There are a total of 116 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 22 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 47 Spanish students, 45 French students, and 49 German students, how many students take ...

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