1. World Geography

    REVIEW 1.Which of the following was one cause of the Civil War in the United States? A. The South wanted new states to allow slavery and the North did not. B. The North wanted new states to allow slavery and the South did not. C. The North opposed signing
  2. english - idea on how to conclude a paragraph?

    My introductory sentence is this: My least favourite musical performer is none other than the princess of pop herself, Britney Spears, otherwise affectionately known as Brit Brit in some blogging communities. I talk about some of her 'wild antics' in the
  3. English

    What do you do after school? 1. I go back home directly and do my homework in my room, and then I watch TV for two hours. 2. I go to an academy to learn math, Korean and English. After that I go back home as soon as possible to do my homework. 3. I often
  4. English

    I need to find some interesting articles or videos or anything.. for my English class. My class is not for native speakers (ESL class). Can you please give me some interesting sites that have articles or videos or anything for class discussion??
  5. english

    When speaking correctly should good or well be used? example: I am well. or I am good. I think it is well. It is well Thanks because my old English teacher said well but my new one said good. It depends on how you're using the word -- as an adjective or as
  6. To MS SUE

    ''Without the English civil war, democracy would have never developed.'' No one would have been able to asert changes at all. No one would have been able to make their own decisions/rights. Everything would have happened accordingly by king, and the king
  7. English

    Writeacher, can you please tell me if I should group the linguistic objectives differently? Being a teacher yourself, could you please tell me if you would include other objectives when considering the study of a scientific subject in a foreign language?
  8. english

    How do I begin it? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you mean "how do you begin an essay" try the "introduction." What are you going to write about? The thesis statement does not have to be in the first paragraph but it makes it easy
  9. English

    Hello. I've already asked this question but I'd like to clarify if the sentence "Suggest your local radio stations play our songs" sounds normal natural English (it's a command, meaning "offer our songs to radio stations", "take them to radio stations".
  10. English Expression

    Let's write a thank-you card to a teacher. 1. Prepare a big drawing paper. 2. Using the expressions below, each of you writes a greeting to a teacher in English on a small card. 3. Each gathers a card and make a shape, and then paste it on a drawing paper
  11. English Expression

    Let's write a thank-you card to a teacher. 1. Prepare a big drawing paper. 2. Using the expressions below, each of you writes a greeting to a teacher in English on a small card. 3. Each gathers a card and make a shape, and then paste it on a drawing paper
  12. English 12

    Okay, for English 12 im doing a semiar on Yann Martel's book, "Life of Pi" The topic of my essay is "martel depiction of Canada and India= the role of setting" My main body paragraphs are Setting in Canada Setting in India Setting in the Ocean what im
  13. English

    Posted by rfvv on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11:25pm. At the End of a letter or mail, people use the expression as follows, what is the meaning 'Best' here? What else can we use between friends? ... ... ... Best, Sam English - Writeacher, Friday, August
  14. English

    Hello. I can't express how grateful I am to Writeacher for the help. Thank you! I have one more technical question. Is it necessary to translate the names of authors and their works in footnotes/references if I refer to them in an article to be published
  15. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences when describing the school day. As I couldn't send you my previous post, I typed "Jane" (to see if something changed.) Can you please check them please? 1) We have lessons (or we go to school) from Mondays to
  16. English

    Which of the following sentences shows correct usage of a comma or commas? A. Christopher Wren, a contemporary of Isaac Newton and John Locke, was the architect of St. Paul's Cathedral. B. William of Orange, arrived in England in 1688, to claim the English
  17. English

    1. Which of the following is a specific goal? A. I will pass as many of my courses as possible. B. I will finish my college degree. C. I will devote Wednesday this week to work on my English research paper. D. To become a doctor is my goal. is it C 2.
  18. Of mice and men

    Would you say that the diction is simple and straight forward? The text is pretty easy to read and comprend. Steinbeck's style would be described as what? http://college.hmco.com/english/heath/syllabuild/iguide/steinbec.html Read especially the section
  19. English

    Wrieacher, after so many efforts my partners decided to change the title of the project (instead of focusing only on biodiversity they used the sentence: Comparative studies on local biodiversity related to water and learning from each other. I think it's
  20. English

    Posted by rfvv on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 9:39am. One of the don'ts is as follows. 1. Don't say bad words. 1-1. Don't use bad words. 2. Don't use bad language. 2-2. Don't say bad language. 3. Don't swear. 4. ___________ ------------------- Are they all
  21. English

    In the excerpt from Barrio Boy, why does Miss Hopley have another boy come to her meeting with Ernesto and his mother? Ernesto has gotten into a fight with the other boy. The other boy is Ernesto's older brother. Ernesto and his mother do not speak
  22. English-Lit

    We have a theme for English-lIt it is OVERCOMING OBSTACLES. We were assigned a homework assignment,15 obstacles of the world. My parents don't understand how to do it. because it has been so long since they have gone to school. I really need help
  23. English 9

    I am reading short stories right now in english. My teacher has gave me a question for this story: what are 2 main types of conflict in the story? explain the source of each type. conflist= oppostion of 2 forces ex: character vs character character vs
  24. English

    English - rfvv, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:32pm Thank you for your help. One more question... 6. I got a nice gift on my birthday. 7. I got a nice gift for my birthday. (In #6, I received a gift on the date of the birthday. Is it right? In #7, is it
  25. English

    I want to go to London. It is ten miles form here. ------------------------------ Does 'it' refer to 'London'? Or does it refer to 'the distance' used as an impersonal pronoun? =============================== How far is it from here to the station? (Here
  26. Ms. Sue - ACT Test

    I was wondering if you had any experiences with the english part of the ACT test. About 3 hours ago, I took a pratice test on the english part of it, and got like 20/35. That's like 57% right. I want to know how to tackle those sections where they have a
  27. English

    Can you please help me check the following prepositions? Thank you. 1) I was angry with her about her behaviour. 2) I was angry/furious/annoyed/cross with her for being late. 3) I'm sure about/of that. 4) Short of (I can't find a good example) 5) I was
  28. ,math

    Find the number of subsets of the given set. {math, English, history, science, art} Is this correct: 1. {} 2. {math} 3. {English} 4. {history} 5. {science} 6. {art} 7. {m, E} 8. {m,h} 9. {m, s} 10. {m, a} 11. {e, h} 12. {e, s} 13. {e, a} 14. {h, s) 15. {h,
  29. math

    Find the number of subsets of the given set. {math, English, history, science, art} Is this correct: 1. {} 2. {math} 3. {English} 4. {history} 5. {science} 6. {art} 7. {m, E} 8. {m,h} 9. {m, s} 10. {m, a} 11. {e, h} 12. {e, s} 13. {e, a} 14. {h, s) 15. {h,
  30. English Standard

    How do you explain the techniques in Area of Study: Physical journey type questions? I don't really understand what you are asking, but I entered area of study: physical journey in Google's search box, and here are some of the results: Bored of
  31. 8th Grade English

    Basic Skills Survey???? I went on my school's website for 8th grade this what we be doing in september: English Diagnostic Basic Skills Survey Summer Reading Assessment Friendly Letter Review Business Letter i already know about the summer reading and
  32. English

    am not wanting for anyone to do my work, I just was a point of view. I have already done this and is completly finished. If this is not believed, you can look at my other english posts. My request is: Write an introduction for an essay in which you are to
  33. grammar corrections in english

    1.the christians go to a church to pray. 2.christmas is celebrated on twetififth december. Proper nouns ( names of specific things) are always capitalized. The first word in a sentence is always capitalized.
  34. English

    1. He can not only swim but also dance. 2. He not only can swim but also can dance. 3. Not only he can swim but also he can dance. (Are they all grammatical? Which one is commonly used?) 4. He is not only strong but also fast. 5. He is fast as well as
  35. math

    in a group of 50 students, 28 speak english and 37 speak spanish. if five members speak neither language, how many speak both english and spanish? i donn't understand... it says a group of 50 students but 28 + 37 is already grater than 50
  36. English

    English - rfvv, Monday, March 16, 2015 at 11:17pm 1. I am good at playing the piano. 2. I am good at the piano. 3. I am good at playing basketball. 4. I am good at basketball. ================= Are they all grammatical?
  37. English

    In English class, I have to write a 2 voice poem. My teacher said that I am supposed to make it 10 lines longs on each side. Does that mean that it is supposed to go back and forth 10 times or each side has to have 10 lines? (What I mean by that is that
  38. 8th Grade English

    My teacher for my english class at school marked off for these questions and said I could redo it and turn it in tomorrow. I am for sure I did these right. Here are the questions. Underline the verb in the parentheses that agrees with the subject. 1. In
  39. English

    Posted by John on Monday, June 23, 2008 at 12:41am. 1. How often do you read books? 2. How often do you read a book? 3. How often do you read the book? Are the three expressions all the same? Would you let me know the differences among them? Responses
  40. English

    Homework Help: history Posted by rfvv on Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:18am. What is the origin of the fortune cookie? What are the words on the piece of paper inside the fortune cookie? history - Ms. Sue, Monday, April 9, 2012 at 12:17pm The words on the
  41. English

    1. Write the English, and then match the Korean. 2. Write English, and then match Korean. 3. Write the English language, and then match the Korean language. [Do you use #1?]
  42. english

    summarize into a paragraph. Establishing bilingual education programs was a reaction to these problems. It was an attempt to bring education to students who had special needs. Bilingual education tries to meet students at their level rather than the level
  43. english literature

    hi i can't find any information on the author's writing style of The English patient who is michael ondaatje and a farewell to arms by ernest hemmingway. i need to know what writing structure they use and ideas they used for writing these books. can you
  44. English

    Hello. I would highly appreciate some language help from a native speaker of English. Do you think the following sounds natural English: 1)the topicality of the present study is prompted by the fact that... (maybe the word "relevance" is better here?)
  45. English

    1. Is John Hajun¡¯s gold friend or silver friend? He is Hajun¡¯s gold friend. 2. What do you want to do in Yosemite? I want to go fishing. 3. How many close friends do you have? I have five close friends. 4. Have you ever been to the States? No, I
  46. algebra

    Science and medicine. A bicyclist rode into the country for 5 h. In returning, her speed was 5 mi/h faster and the trip took 4 h. What was her speed each way? x for 5h x+ 5 miles for 4 hours 5x = 4 (x+ 5) 5x = 4x + 20 20 miles there 20 miles back -x = -20
  47. English

    Posted by John on Wednesday, July 9, 2008 at 5:24pm. 1. I can swim very well. 2. I can't swim very well. How can we distinguish 'can' from 'can't'? How do we pronounce 'can'? Responses English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, July 9, 2008 at 5:35pm To hear the
  48. english

    essay:politics and the English language Orwell uses the image of a cuttlefish to describe users of inflated language: “When there is a gap between one’s real and one’s declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted
  49. socials

    this is the same question I posted yesterday, it is due tommorow, oh and yes I have got how to do the other stuff which I was totally off base. Without the English civil war, democracy would have never developed,'' no one would have been able to asert
  50. English

    1. First, let me introduce my friend to you. His name is Seho. He is my classmate. He is also my neighbor. He got the first prize in the English speech contest. 2. First, I'd like to introduce my classmate, who is my neighbor and got the first prize in the
  51. English

    Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 6:36am. 1. I haven't read Harry Potter yet. 2. I don't read Harry Potter yet. 3. I didn't read Harry Potter yet. ------------------------------ Which expressions are not grammatical? Is #2 or #3 grammatical?
  52. ENGLISH

    THE SUBJECT OF A SENTENCES MAY BE WHAT PART OF SPEECH What about nouns and pronouns, including proper nouns? Here are some excellent websites that will help with basic grammar questions like yours: http://www.chompchomp.com/menu.htm Click on TERMS and find
  53. English

    Read the sentenced Add quotation marks where needed We went to the movies last night, Brianna said. "We went to the movies last night," Brianna said. Just wait, Gail said, and I will get it for you. "Just wait," Gail said,"and I will get it for you." I
  54. English

    Homework Help: English Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:17am. Posted by rfvv on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:27pm. 1. Don't feel stressful. 2. Don't get stressful. 3. Don't feel stressed. 4. Don't get stressed. 5. Don't be stressed out. 6.
  55. English

    Hello! On Wednesday I am teaching English as a foreign language - 1st grade of high school) The topic: animal proverbs (I need to teach them these 18 animal proverbs) There are 8 learners in the class. I have 18 pictures of these proverbs and of course
  56. English

    Thank you very much for your corrections. I stilll need to check these few more sentences. 1) we'll ne analyzing twelve authors belonging to the English literature from 1800 to the beginninig of the twenty-first century. 2) I'll give you literature
  57. English 7 - "Dear Reader" Letter Check

    Can you check my letter. It's a project for English. We are making our writing portfolios. I'm almost done I just have to do this. Dear Reader, This year I done some great improvement as a writer. I add great vocabulary in my pieces. When I'm reading, it
  58. english help

    Graham,Judith. “Happiness is Contagious:New Study Finds.” Chicago Tribune: Health (4 Dec 2008) 16 Dec 2008. <chicagotribune.c o m/features/health/chi-081204happiness,0,6297377.story>. is this correct now helpppp english plzz - Anonymous, Friday,
  59. English

    English posted by rfvv yesterday at 10:33pm 1. Do you have a blue pen, Tom? 2. Sure, I have a lot of them. [Is #2 correct? Does 'them' refer to 'blue pens'? 3. Do you like the color blue? 4. Do you like blue? 5. Do you like the blue color? [Which one is
  60. English

    Can you please check if everything is OK in the following sentences? Thank you. 1) About fifty miles from Kurtz’s station they saw a hut. When they got nearer to it, they found a massage on the firewood urging them to approach cautiously. Marlow also
  61. English

    This is the second part of the letter I need to prepare. I really need your help to improve the word choice. Thank you very much in advance. 1) This two-year project will be mainly about a comparative study on biodiversity in water and other waterways in
  62. English

    Writeacher, could you please check if the corrections are OK? Thank you. 1)The hero usually has a period of doubt, in which he carries out his plan of vengeance. 2)The hero becomes more and more isolated and barely (I think "barely" doesn't mean anything
  63. English/Poetry

    I need to write a poem for my English class. The thing is, I don't know how to write a good poem. I've read loads of poems, but I just don't know how to write a good poem.
  64. English

    1. Can he have killed his wife? 2. Could hee have killed his wife? 3. He can have killed his wife. 4. He could have killed his wife. --------------------------- Do you use #1? Then, what is the difference between #1 and #2? Don't you use #3 in English
  65. St.Peter's Boys Senior High School

    In a class of 500 students,60 study geography,40 study English,30 study geography and history,25 study English and history,if 10 study all the three subjects,find using venn diagram the number of students who study none of the three subjects.
  66. English

    1. Can you give me a ride if you are driving? 2. Can you give me a ride if you drive? 3. He will be driving, so ask him to give you a ride. 4. He will drive, so ask him to give you a ride. -------------- Are they all the same in meaning? Which expressions
  67. English

    Posted by rfvv on Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 9:51pm. He asked me a question. He asked a question of me. He begged me a question. He begged a question of me. He inquired me a question. He inquired me of a question. (Are the pairs all correct and
  68. English

    Can you please check these sentences on Wordsworth's life, please? 1)William Wordsworth was born in Cumberland in the English Lake District, which was to become his main source of inspiration. 2)He was enthusiastic about the democratic ideals fostered by
  69. English

    There are many sellers on both sides of Wangfujing Street in Beijing. they sell all kinds of stick food. What is the suitable name for the sellers? 1. street venders 2. shop owners 3. sellers 4. shop keepers English - Writeacher, Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at
  70. english

    Hi I really would appreciate your help.I am freshman in college and I want to be "Women's health nurse pracitioner". However, English is not my native language and even though this is exactly what I am interested in I am doubting my performance in labs. I
  71. English

    Hi for my english class, we have to make an invention using cheap material that is useful, original, and provides a solution to a problem. We actually have to show the class like a prototype of it and I have no idea what to do! Mines on tuesday and I'm so
  72. English

    Are the following sentences possible? Thank you very much. 1) He shot me in the leg. 2) He showed me the way to the supermarket. 3) He likes shooting. 4) He shouted at him. 5) I always show my gift card to the check-out clerk so that I can get a discount
  73. English

    Could you please check the following sentences, please? Thank you. 1)I'm still waiting to receive an answer from the principal of the German school to see if they are willing to accept your school in our Comenius partership. 2) In any case, our science
  74. English

    I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here?
  75. English

    1. Color the diagrams such as the triangle and square red.(Is this one correct grammatically?) 2. What is the suitable English term for the shelf where items are placed at a mart? (This is a question.) 3. Do you know how to memorize the colors of the
  76. English

    Thank you for your help. Posted by rfvv on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 3:35pm. 1. What's she like? - She's really tall. 2. What's the boy like? - He is cute. 3. What's she like? - She is handsome. (Are they grammatical?) English - Writeacher, Sunday, March
  77. english

    01.Which area of Phonetics deals with manner and place of articulation of sounds? None Acoustic Morphology Articulatory Auditory 02.Select the statement that is incorrect. None Phonology deals with the individual sounds of the language, word and sentence
  78. Quotes about English language origin

    So I wanted to start my etymology paper about fascinating word origins with a quote as my attention grabber. I am looking for a quote that talks about the english language and the origin of most of its words. Some interesting quote. I don't even know if
  79. English

    We are currently learning about types of communications in my english class, we were each given a question and I need help with mine. 9. You are working in a face-to-face group and one of your group members offers a suggestion which the group decides not
  80. English

    I urgently need you to check these sentences for me because I made some variations. Thank you very much. 1) The head of our science department would like to discuss the theme in further detail with you before deciding which students to include in the
  81. English

    Writeacher, what time is in your country now? I really need you to check my last sentence. I hope you are not too busy with your grandchildren. Thank you very much for your invaluable help. 1) In particular, we may be interested in two different types of
  82. English

    Hello! I'm writing a story for English class, and it's supposed to be somewhat like 'the devil and Tom walker'. I'm don't know how I should start the story so could someone maybe give me some ideas? (: The main character is Lilith Thompson. The setting is
  83. English Grammar

    A: How do you like the present, Mom? B: Oh, it is great. It's so kind of you. -------------- In the short dialogue above, what is the full form of 'It's so kind of you.'? It is so kind of you to give me the present. --- Is this the full form for that? What
  84. English- A Raisin in the Sun

    This is a post continued from yesterday under "English-A Raisin in the Sun". In response to GuruBlue- Is Bennie worried about Mama meeting Asagai because Asagai wants Bennie to go to Africa and Mama won't like that? (I reposted because the previous post is
  85. English Composition

    I'm writing a synthesis paper for my college english composition class. My topic is: The relationship between social class and public education. So far, my thesis: My argument is that students in public education should not be discriminated against based
  86. English

    She is going to get off at the airport in America. She is going to get to the airport in America. She is going to meet some of her friends in America. She is going to fly in the airplane. She is going to get off on the trap in the airplane.
  87. riddles

    what's the answer to this riddle. "There are 3 words in the English language that end in -gry.ONE is angry and the other is hungry. EVeryONE knows what the third ONE is means and what it stands for. EveryONE uses them everyday, and if you listened very
  88. English (URGENT)

    How many paragraphs does a literary review have? This is a writing assignment for Grade 12 English. I need to write literary review on an article I find on the internet. I have an identification paragraph that talks about the author's credentials. Then I
  89. history

    Struggling to answer completely and logically, please critique the below: Question: What were the similarities and differences between the five regions of British Colonial America and what factors worked to create a shared “American Identity” by the
  90. English

    What are some words to describe the tone of an author's diction? This list comes that an AP English teacher in Raleigh, NC gave her students. TONE WORDS: angry, sharp, upset, silly boring, afraid, happy, hollow, joyful, sad, cold, urgent, joking, poignant,
  91. SS

    How is unity and division a theme in Canadian history? How did distinct English and French populations form in Canada? What is the relationship between natural resources and European settlement? How is conflict and compromise a theme in Canadian history?
  92. English

    English posted by rfvv today at 8:24am. After we put an egg in a glass, when we add salt, the egg goes up from the bottom. Which of the following expressions is correct. 1. The egg is moving up from the bottom. 2. The egg is floating up from the bottom. 3.
  93. English

    I am "applying"(practicing writing resumes in english) for a leadership position at a local non profit and I am writing my cover letter, expressing why I want to serve as a president or marketing director. Though this is my first time taking on an exec
  94. English/Grammar

    I have an English 10 Summer Assignment about grammar and such. One of the questions is: In the following sentence, which words are verbs? Melissa was worried about her job interview. a. was, worried b. worried c. worried, about I know that it's not c., and
  95. English

    Hello! I am writing observation jornals and have problems with defining of 2 global aims. 1.young learners of EFL have learned yesterday one word in their English class.How can I define the global aim? I need to start with "By the end of the lesson,
  96. English

    Date: Jun 12th, (Friday) 9:00 - 17:00 Place: Teachers' Training Center on the Second floor. People: 16 native speakers and Korean English teachers are supposed to be at the Teachers' Training Center. Title: 2009 Native speakers Cooperative Calss Intensive
  97. English

    I have a prompt for an English essay and it says, "In a well developed composition, identify the character, describe what the character questions about society, and explain why the character's questioning is important to the meaning of literature." It's
  98. English

    Thank you very much for your corrections. Here are some more sentences I'd like you to check. 1) Elizabeth encouraged the (?) piracy because she took a share of the profits. 2) Sea captains captured the Spanish ships which traded precious metal(s), tobacco
  99. English

    I included the things I really didn't know. 1) May I borrow your high heeled shoes? (Give permission) Yes, you can (may?) 2) keep far (move away, stay away are possible?) from rocks and trees. 3) Hamlet doubts whether or not to kill Claudius. 4) The theme
  100. English (Media)

    I am doing an assignment observing trends, techniques, issues and bias used in the media. I should reflect on these elements via a blog or an essay. While I'm decent at english, I just don't know where to start. The topic seems so broad and I'm at a loss