Language Arts: Censorship

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Circle the verb in each sentence. then think of an exact verb to make the sentence more interesting. rewrite the sentence using your exact verb. 1. One night, Zia concetta goes to the statue. 2. The giant statue moves off the pedestal. 3. the statue's clever plan beats the ...

Art History

I am looking for references (links, URLs, articles, websites or any other information) to answer this question. "Consider the ways in which art produced in seventeenth, eighteenth-century, and early nineteenth-century (up to c. 1830) Europe was mobilized for political purposes...

History -Reed or Ms. Sue

Essay Prompt: What were the 3 most important social changes in the United States, circa 1870s-1900s? Reed or Ms. Sue, if I do the one for the 3 most important social changes for an essay do you think i could talk about the bungalow craze/arts and crafts movement, National ...

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 ...

Grammar

Readthe sentences. Write the first letter of the type of figurative language used in each sentence, S=Simily M=Metaphor H=Hyperbole P=Personification 1. The wind whistled through the trees. P 2. I am so hungry I could eat a horse. H 3. She was as quiet as a mouse. S 4. I have ...

language

1.which factor is most helpful in helping technology to progress? a) unintended consequences b) a better understanding of the natural world c) risk-benefit analysis d)obsolete technologies 2. an oven is a technological system. which of the following describes into this system...

Language

Compound words are two words that have been joined together to create a new word. The new word is related to both the smaller words. a) back/fore/under +_______ b) bank/cook/text + _______ c) blue/goose/straw + ______ d) day/flash/high + _________ e) high/sub/drive + ...

English

Thank you very much. I still find it difficult to rephrase this sentence: Macbeth says that if he must know his deed, than (?) it would be best to lose all knoweledge of himself. Does it mean that "he would rather lose knowledge of himself than acknoledge his crime"??? 2) Can ...

language

Familiarize oneself with the types of jobs most often available, with the various employment offices, and with the skills most in demand. what correction should be made? a)change Familiarize to Familiarized b)replace oneself with yourself c)insert a comma after various d)...

Lang. Arts

select the pronoun that belongs in the underlined space. 1.___ of the people in Sri Lanka are Sinhalese,2._______are Buddhist by tradition. A smaller percentage are Tamil, of Hindu background. Civil wars have torn apart the small nation,3._____is a bloody and violent history. ...

Fine Arts

-From my last post- Does this answer it? **from my textbook** During the Italian Renaissance, artists and scholars developed an interest in the art and literature of ancient Greece and Rome. This interest in the classics was called humanism. Humanists, the scholars who ...

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 ...

ENGLISH

Hello! Need someone whose mother tongue is English to explain to me what " a gentle genius" means. I am teaching English as a foreign language and this expression is one of the titles from the book. I can't find the definition online. I just came across a book about Einstein ...

careers in early childhood education

All of the following include the three trends that emerge in the way children relate to each other Except: a.)children become more sensitive to their play partners. b.)children begin to use language more effectively in their interactions. c.)cooperative play increases as ...

English

Posted by John on Thursday, December 18, 2008 at 9:21pm. We see a movie at a movie theater. We see a play at a theater such as the Joe's theater. Can you see a movie at a theater? English - Writeacher, Thursday, December 18, 2008 at 10:24pm Are you asking if all the sentences/...

Lang Arts

2. What do you learn about Ben price's character from his actions at the end of they story a. He is a determined man who will stop at nothing to catch Jimmy b. He is a forgiving man who is willing to let jimmy go c. He is a jealous man who wants Annabel for himself d. He is a ...

teacher aide language and other barriers

the best way for a school to demonstrate multicultural awareness is to ? (a)host special ethnic or diversity student assemblies (b)include multicultural content in as many subject areas as possible in mathematics,science etc.(my answer) (c)celebrate ethnic or cultural holidays...

language

A number of States have adopted no-fault auto insurance, but what is it exactly? what correction should be made? 1)chnage States to states 2)change have to has 3)change have adopted to adopted 4)remove the comma after insurance 5)change what to which i think its 3 but not sure

spanish

ok, i'm gonna try to do the steps on this question. i'm not sure if i totally understand the question but i'll try. 1. "¿Quién ese muchacho?" "Es _____ muchacho que está en el club de artes marciales, ¿no? (look at the question) 2. "Who is that boy? "He is the _____ boy ...

inclusive language

Can you please verify if I have done this correctly 1. Each advisor was contacted by his students. my answer Each advisor was contacted by their students. or Each advisor was contacted by his or her students. His or her students, not their students (because you are saying EACH...

World History

1.Which of the following is one of the notable achievments of early china? A. a complex system of writing B. a single spoken language*** C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty come to rule a large part of China? A.by establishing a wide trading...

language

is my free verse peom correct? can you check for any errors? thank you. Sitting On The Beach Sitting on the beach Watching the sun set, It makes me calm. Sitting on the beach Watching people walking past, Holding hands. Sitting on the beach Watching the changing tide, While ...

SS

Which of the following caused a severe economic crisis in Japan during the 1990s? Taxes were raised too high. Bad bank practices caused a recession.** Too many workers went on strike. Trade embargos increased. Which of the following is a cultural exchange that the people of ...

Lang Arts

2. In “Cream Puff,” Jen is a dynamic character because she shows her active personality in the story. is the main character of the story. stays the same during the course of the story. changes during the course of the story. 3. Jen resolves her conflict by learning how to ...

eng. language

i have an essay to write about: if i would be given the liberty to be someone else that day, who would i be??? and how would i spend my time?" this is the question. i will be glad if i get the composition written by someone Well, that's not going to happen at this website. We ...

Sociology

If Andrea's parents have her take violin lessons, take a foreign language and attend science camp in hopes of her developing skills so she can get into a competitive college, is that an example of human capital or cultural capital? I was leaning towards human capital but human...

Just a question

Is there such thing as a personologists? Yes, there are people who profess to be able to deduce people's personality from their facial behavior and body language. They seem to have coined the word and created a profession with that name, even though it is not in most ...

Geography

Multiple select These cultural characteristics indicate the influence of the early colonists in Latin American. 1) Spanish is the official language of most countries. 2) Roman Catholicism is the most widely practiced religion. 3) Native Americans speak traditional languages. 4...

3rd grade language

Circle the verb in each sentence. then think of an exact verb to make the sentence more interesting. rewrite the sentence using your exact verb. 1. One night, Zia concetta goes to the statue. 2. The giant statue moves off the pedestal. 3. the statue's clever plan beats the ...

ap english exam

Does anyone know where I can find a free online copy of questions 28-43 on the 1996 AP English Language & Composition Exam? I found the exam but for some reason they skipped questions 28-43. I couldn't find it online, but it's possible that questions 28-43 were just trial ...

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.

assortment

I realize that these are diverse in nature, but I do attend a liberal arts institution. Well, I have three matters that are not pressing in nature but rapidly will become important. I may have to return here after refining these. So, here we go: 1) Are there any places that ...

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,...

Language

Think about the work you completed in your reading role. Determine the ideas that would be worthy to share in a literary discussion about The Watsons Go to Birmingham— 1963. Provide an explanation for your choices. How did the role you selected and the work you completed ...

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...

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...

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-...

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 ...

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 -----------

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 #...

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) ...

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

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 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 ...

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