1. English

    1. He was excited to watch the game. 2. He was excited watching the game. (Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? What is the difference between them?) English - Writeacher, Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8:07am Both are OK, but they have slightly
  2. English

    Please kindly help me to correct my english grammar. Dear sir, Good day, I just want to confirm from you if it is true the rampant rumors regarding the company.I just heard from this rumors mostly from company staff that it is already being purchased by
  3. English

    Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:23pm. 1. Yosemite is famous for its natural wonders. 2. We arrived at Yosemite in the afternoon. ===================== In the sentences above, what does "Yosemite" mean? Is it Yosemite Valley or Yosemite
  4. English- Jane Eyre

    We have to complete a study guide for English class but for some reason I can't find any of the answers, can anyone help? Chapter 5: According to the girl Jane meets, why is Lowood called an institution? How has Miss Scatcherd punished the girl Jane has
  5. English

    Hello. Please tell me if the sentences sound normal English: 1)Political opponents finally agreed (meaning:reached agreement)and now they are making a new government. 2)Politics is war without bloodspill. 3)Thousands of Egyptians made a demonstration
  6. English

    (Thank you. I corrected them. Does 'something' in Sentence 1 mean 'an important thing'? More explanation, please. Thank you.) 1. Volunteer work is not something that you must do. 2. Volunteer work is not anything that you must do. 3. Volunteer work is not
  7. English

    Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:35pm. Posted by rfvv on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:39pm. Try hard to succeed. (What is the part of speech of 'to succeed'? Is 'to succeed' the object of the verb 'try'? Or is 'to succeed' the adverbial phrase
  8. cultural diversity

    Which is NOT a strategy that can be implemented by a teacher to understand a family’s goals for his or her child’s linguistic development? A. The teacher can create a parent survey. B. The teacher can assume each family has the same goal for their
  9. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 9:51pm. 1. Dancing is fun. (Is 'fun' and adverb or a noun? English - Writeacher, Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 9:57pm In this sentence, it's an adjective, modifying "Dancing." English - rfvv, Thursday, March
  10. English

    I urgently need to know if everything is correct. Thank you very much for your help! 1)I use the computer three hours a week on average. I usually use it to play computer games, surf the net or do some school research. 2) I sometimes download and save
  11. English

    Which of the following is a theme of "Day of the Butterfly"? We all desire to belong- to have a friend*** Girls are fragile like butterflies You can't change the way people feel about you A symbol is an object that represents an idea larger than itself In
  12. English

    We have to analyze an analogy for our English class. I remember a very interesting demonstration I saw several years ago--the person took two glasses, one being large, the other small. He poured water into the large one about halfway, and then transferred
  13. English 2

    This is my last exam, and I'm done with English! 'At different times in A Separate Peace the weather seems to signal a change in the atmosphere of the action. Make a list of three specific weather descriptions from the novel; Use chapter references along
  14. English

    Hello! Need some ideas and suggestions.How can I explain to the learners of English as a foreign language (4th grade, 4th year of learning) the following two things: 1.They have a picture of a traffic in the street in their books. First they are repeating
  15. English/grammar

    Can someone proofread my English paragraph for grammar? I'd really appreciate it. Give me advice/tips on how to make it better Shortly after her moving to the Wisconsin, Molly began attending Second Baptist Church, where during service one day, she said
  16. English

    Can you please tell me if the following sentences have the same meaning (sentence 1)? I included other doubts. Thank you 1) Do you always make breakfast yourself/by yourself/ on your own? (Meaning without the help of others) 2) I help my friends when they
  17. English

    Hi, I'm writing a paper for English and my professor crossed off the authors name in one of quotes for the citation of my rough draft as if it was suppose to be there. Something like xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (john 59) and she crossed off john as if I wasn't
  18. English

    Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 6:05am. 1. I cannot be an actor. 2. I am not an actor at all. 3. I cannot become an actor. (What does #1 mean? Is #1 similar to #2 or #3?) English - Writeacher, Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 7:06am 1 and 3
  19. Algebra

    1. you and a friend balls for like a salad and a small drink. between the two of you, you have $8.00. A salad costs $2.49 and a small drink is $0.99. Can either of you have a second salad or a drink? assume there is no sales tax. A.yes,one Salad B.yes,one
  20. English

    I'm looking for a pair of gloves. 1. Are they for you? 2. Is it for you? ======================== Which response is right?•English - Reed, Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 7:38am "Pair" is a singular noun. The plural is "pairs," as in two pairs of gloves. The
  21. English

    hi im sam :p i have 8th grade math and i think like yesterday we got an assesment called circle sentencing and im completly confused i even asked my princble and she couldn't even help..:( i have a link to show what my homework is but it wont let me post
  22. English

    I left out these other two sentences. Thank you very much. I need to fix sentence 2 using linkers. 1) From the ship Robinson takes paper, ink and a pen, which he uses to write a diary necessary for Robinson to mantain an ideal contact with his motherland.
  23. English

    I forgot to include this part. Thank you. 1) The principal of my school has asked me to find an Irish school which would be interested in a Comenius partnership with our school, a French high school and a German high school. 2) The project will be mainly
  24. English

    Could you please check these last few sentences, please? Thank you in advance 1) What did you like most among the various topics we dealt with during your school year? 2) Are you going to continue your study of English at university? 3) Are you going to
  25. English

    Can you help me check this letter, please? 1) teach German in a high school with an emphasis on applied sciences. Our students are between 13 and 18 years old and are all motivated to learn. 2) They will therefore go to university at the end of 3) The
  26. English

    Hello! Can you tell me if there are any passive clause in this chapter? This is not my homework I am helping my friend with this and I am so confused :/ By extension of meaning, bills of rights are sometimes regarded as including the definition and
  27. english

    I have a 5 page essay for an English Class. We have read Martin Luther King's "letter from Birmingham Jail" and Jonothan Kozol’s essay “The Human Cost of an Illiterate Society” The essay is on how both authors, Martin Luther King Jr. and Jonothan
  28. science

    I have a US History project that's due... I have to make a map of North America in 1756 with: -20 major European settlements -French, Spanish, English colonizations -Native American Tribes -20 major geographical features And, I'm in really big trouble.
  29. English

    I'm posting you the sentences again. Thank you for your corrections. 1) I teach German in a high school with an emphasis on applied sciences. Our students are between 13 and 18 years old and are all motivated to learn. 2) They will therefore go to
  30. French help ASAP!

    I need information about d'Arsene Lupin.I have to do a report about it and I have no clue what I'm doing. Does anyone know of an english site with onfo abouit this I don't really want to read french. I put your topic into www.google.com and here are the
  31. English

    Of course not. I let them repeat things orally and I keep repeating things to them. I have them do listening tests and summarize them. The problem is that they don't want to learn. If I ask them to repeat, they complain to the headmaster about my
  32. English

    1. He needs two canned foods. 2. He needs some 500 won coins and many 1,000 won bills. 3. He needs a map book and a tour book to use in the travel. 4. He needs a bottle of drink and a canned drink to drink during the trip. 5. He needs a sun block/sun
  33. English Essay

    hello everyone...all my time spent on net surfing for if i can find some help with my HM essay....on Man to Man/Women to Women. please if someone can help out with this..i really appreciated. i m not really good on writing essay but i m looking for some
  34. AED / ASAP PLEASE

    150 words needed for How can English language arts teachers create a literacy-rich environment in their classrooms? How can these teachers overcome obstacles to literacy or resistance on the part of students? 150 needed for this Language arts contains both
  35. English

    it takes one of the great advantages of being a woman that one can pass even a very fine Negress without wishing to man an English woman of her? Which of the following choices correctly explains the meaning behind this line? Women don't find black women as
  36. University

    Will I get a conditional offer to McMaster in the first round? The following is the admission for Commerce I to McMaster: "Grade 12 U/M course requirements: * English U * Advanced Functions 4U * One of: Calculus & Vectors 4U or Mathematics of Data
  37. Introduction to business

    2. Ida works on creating ways to ensure that customers receive goods at the right time and correct location. Ida is involved in her firm's ________ strategy. A. pricing B. transportation C. product D. promotion 3. Mario is part of a strategic planning
  38. english 2

    Correctly punctuate and capitalize the following: to whom it may concern in regards to the memorial day fiasco aboard your cruise ship star princess we would first like to offer our sincere apology for our part in the mishap while we do not plan on taking
  39. English - ms. sue

    Ms. Sue, my sister write out story here it is. On Monday she looked in her mailbox, although she had no reason to expect a letter so soon. But there it was, a small, square car. She held it in her two hands, testing its weight. It was an invitation to an
  40. math

    The English Alphabet has 20 letters more than one−fourth the number of letters in the Greek Alphabet. The English Alphabet has 26 letters. Which of the following equations would you use to find the number of letters, g, in the Greek Alphabet?
  41. English

    A: I'm looking for a jacket. B: What size do you want? A: Small. 1) B: What color would you like? A: Red. 2) -------------------- 1) I want small. I want a small. I want a small size. I want a small-size jacket. I want a small-sized jacket. (Can we use all
  42. Job Application

    What are some good strenghts, and weaknesses to place on a job application. I'm feeling out a job application for papa johns pizza If you have weaknesses, put them...There are no good weaknesses, so don't search for them. But if you have one, such as
  43. English

    1. I don't know who I should hire. 2. I don't know who to fire. 3. I don't know whom I should hire. 4. i don't know whom to hire. ------------ Which ones are grammatical? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 7:19am Only 3 and 4 are correct.
  44. English

    I am writing a feasiability study on an investment made my a hypothetical company into an internet news company. This idea sprung from my inquiry question :"What does the media hold in store for us?" Has anyone got any suggestions as to what fontant should
  45. for LORI, English

    for LORI, English Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum, BUT when you post under someone's else's post, we assume you are helping that person! Always use the "new post" when you have a questiion. Here are some things online re your assignment.
  46. English

    move-to know how others feel and why feel that way ---------------- Is the definition of "move" "to know...."? Is the definition grammatical? eg. His speech moved people in the hall. English - Writeacher, Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:31am No, in that
  47. English

    For my english class we have to write a sample cover letter & resume. I already wrote the resume. At the top of the example cover letter in the book it says February 15, 2008 3598 Seal Blvd. Bloomington IN 42167 Edward R. Elwood, Hiring Attorney Booneville
  48. English

    1. When did master lose Chuchu? 2. Master lost Chuchu when they went out for a walk. 3. You must be master of your circumstances. --------------------------------- #2 is the answer to the question 1. Will you look at the word 'master'? There is no article
  49. math

    Gabriella has between 2 and 3 hours to spend on Math, Sociology, and English homework. She plans to spend equal amounts of time studying Sociology and English, and to spend 2 times as much time studying Math as in studying Sociology.
  50. English grammar

    Please correct my english grammar. Dear sir, Good day, I just want to confirm from you if it is true the rampant rumors regarding the company.I just heard from this rumors mostly from company staff that it is already being purchased by other company. I'm
  51. HISTORY PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!

    *** = my answer choice. 1. Which of the following best describes the Klu Klux Klan during Reconstruction? A. a gun club for former Confederate Soldiers. B. a secret political terrorist organization. C. a social group whose members masqueraded in sheets and
  52. English

    I have to write a research proposal for english! Here is what's written: Review your final research proposal draft one last time. Make sure that your topic focuses on some cultural aspect of one of the countries (Turkey, Armenia, Iraq, India, or Sri
  53. math

    Julia's English test score is 11 points more than Juana's, and Juan's English test score is 6 points less than Juana's. Julia and Juan's scores are added to 183 points. What's the test score of Juana? Use the equation to solve the problem. Set the variable
  54. English 7- Extra Credit Project

    I'm writing a letter to my favorite author (Rachel Renee Russell) explaining why I love her book and why she is my favorite author. I'm doing this for extra credit for english plus I'm really writing a letter to her. Is there any helpful formate about
  55. English

    Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 11:11pm. (Thank you for your help in many ways. Would you look at the sentence? Is 'the same' in apposition with 'about 20 degrees C'? ) e.g. The temperature in cave houses is always the same, about 20 degrees
  56. History

    I'm writing an essay based on the question "to what extent did world war 2 shape the identity of Canada" I wrote the introductory paragraph (down below) but I was just wondering if someone could proofread it and let me know if there was anything else I
  57. English

    1. I can't concentrate on work. 2. I can't concentrate at work. 3. I can't concentrate (on something) at work. ------------------ Which one is correct? Does #1 mean #3? •English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 8:46am 1 and 2 are fine, but mean
  58. English

    I asked a question earlier about creating a title for an article i wrote in English, the article being about school, and the pressure to achieve and the stress on students, and I can't figure out a good title, I've gotten some help from people and
  59. English

    posted by rfvv today at 4:26pm. posted by rfvv Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 3:31pm. The blues in Picasso's painting seem to communicate his sadness. It makes me a little sad, too. ---------------------------------- Q1: Do we have to use the plural form
  60. math

    Mike took four tests: English, Math, Science and History. He scored a 74 in English and an 84 in History. The average of the four tests was 72. Math had a better score than Science by 6 points. What was his Science score?
  61. English

    Thank you very much. I need to find appropriate synonyms in the following sentences. I looked them up in the dictionary but I'm still doubtful. 1) Elizabeth I’s, Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn’s daughter, ruled through her Privy Council of about 20
  62. English

    Hello. I've just noticed that I posted my previous question in the wrong place. Sorry. I'll be grateful if you will answer my questions. 1)English has many synonyms,and sometimes it's quite difficult to choose the correct word. Is it possible to use the
  63. English

    Could you please check these few things? Thank you, Writeacher. Here is the password connected to the students' class email address. If you want you can check the names of the students who have sent email so far. Could you please ask them all to send a
  64. MATH

    In a school library, there are 3 Chinese Language books for every 5 English Language books. The number of Malay Language book is 5/9 as many as the Chinese Language books. Find the ratio of the number of Malay Language books to the number of English
  65. English-MLA

    I am having serious trouble with MLA format. Please let me know if these are correct, if you can (I tried to indent): Ashford, Tomeiko. "Test" 27 March 2007 TAB<WEBSITE> Bruno, Daniel. [underlined]The Composition of Everyday Life[underlined]Boston:
  66. English

    What do you have to do afer school? 1. I have to go to my academy and study hard until 11 p.m.. 2. I have to go to an academy to study math, English and science. 3. I have to go to the academy to study 5 subjects. 4. I have to wash clothes in the washing
  67. Mathematics, geography, agricultural science, life science, English, Life orientation And sepedi

    I'm doing grade 11 but still I don't know what or which kind of job careers that needs these subjects Agricultural science, Geography, life science, mathematics (pure), Sepedi, English, And lastly life orientation..Help me please and appreciation will
  68. english essay, please help me to correct.

    can you help to correct my answer and english grammar. thank you so much. question below: 1. How does money is importance in our society right now? answer: The importance of money in our society right is more than anything else because everything is needed
  69. English

    1. I want to make an educational program. I will name it "Let's Learn English." With the help of two native speakers, the Japanese teacher can make a good textbook. Viewers can learn Japanese effectively on TV. (Would you like to check the passage above?)
  70. critique my reflection paper

    first of all, im an ESL English student so bear with my mistakes I have been an English 101 student for about 3 weeks now, and over the course of my stay I have learned a lot more that I thought possible. I learned to write, to express myself, how to think
  71. English

    Welcome to the English debate. I'd like all of you to take part in this debate. The MC will preside over the debate. I'd like you, the speakers, to come to the front with desks and chairs and be seated on your chairs facing your classmates. On the right,
  72. English: The Kite Runner

    I am writing a critical lens essay on The Kite Runner for English. This is the first one i have ever written and i don't really get it. By the way, we aren't doing a two book essay, just one. We have to chose 3 literary elements and be able to explain
  73. English

    I'm pleased you can help me this week, too, Writeacher. Just a few things. 1) I've just had a parent-teacher meeting today. Some of my new students, whose grammar is very, very low and study very little complained about their bad marks in English. They are
  74. English

    Thank you very much. I just want to be sure that I rewrote this sentence correctly. I added a few more things I need to include in an email. 1) improve spoken English skills by interacting successfully with other students effectively. 2) I'm really sorry
  75. english

    -------------------- 1. Everywhere you go, you will find the same thing. 2. Wherever you go, you will find the same thing. 3. No matter where you go, you will find the same thing. Are they all the same in meaning? Which one is popuplar? •English -
  76. Math

    Out of 40 student in a class 16 study English ,22study account & 26 eco. 5 study English & eco ,14 Account & eco 2 study all the three subject if each student studies at least one of the three subject. Find the number of student who study.
  77. english

    1. You will be taller than her in a couple of years. (What is the part of speech of 'than' here? Is 'in a couple of years' 'two years' or 'two, three, or four years'?) English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 5:50pm "Than" is used as a conjunction. A
  78. English

    I urgenlty need you to check these sentence. Thank you. 1) I'm emailing you the (required/requested??) information to your school address hoping that your school computer is working now (How do you express tha fact that the computer has broken down?) 2) As
  79. survey of mathematics

    in a survey of 24 college student,it was found that 16 were taking and english class,17 were taking math class,and 10 were takin both english nad math.how many student were taking a math class only.
  80. english

    How can I make this better? The prompt is to explain how the author uses narrative voice and characterization to provide social commentary in "The Other Paris" To find story search 2003 AP English Literature and composition free-response questions #2 Mavis
  81. English

    Thank you very much! Here are the last sentences I need you to check. 1) Could you also email (to my school) a short presentation of your school, explaining which scientific subjects your students learn and if they learn them in English? 2) (I need to
  82. English

    1. Each of you brings the photograph taken during the summer vacation. 2.After pasting the picture on a piece of paper, write down an explanation about the picture in English in brief. 3. After gluing the pictures on a big piece of drawing paper, hold a
  83. Language Arts 7

    NEED HELP ASAP!!!!! Has anyone read "Two Kinds" from The Joy Luck Club? Need my answers checked please;) 1.) In "Two Kinds" why does the mother take her daughter to the Mission district to get her hair curled? a.)She wants her daughter to look more
  84. English

    1. He has written this novel in easy English. (active) 2. This novel is written in easy English. (passive) 3. This novel has been written in easy English.(passive) 4. He has lost his pen.(active) 5. His pen has been lost by him.(passive) 6. His pen is
  85. English

    posted by rfvv yesterday at 10:38pm. owe [definition] -------------------------------------- The expressions are the definition of 'owe.' Which one is right, #2 or 1. to have to pay or repay 2. to feel the need to do or to give to 3. to feel the need to do
  86. English

    1. He was shot in his left arm. 2. He shot the bird on the electricity line. 3. He shot shoulders of North Korea during the Korean War. 4. He is shooting the target on the field. 5. The country produces a variety of wheats. 6. The company produces steels.
  87. computer literacy

    1. Which of the following options would return a true statement for the sentence: The sky is bluest early in the morning. (A) Sky and blue Sky not morning Sky or dark Sky and evening 2. Famed science fiction writer H. G. Wells once envisioned something to
  88. Writing

    Please check. Really, it is obligated everywhere we go. <~~What does that mean?? - This means that whenever we go somewhere and see that others need help we are obligated to help them. taking his responsibility <~~ odd phrasing, non-standard -
  89. history

    Can someone please tell me what countries were involved in the civil war? Many countries have been involved in civil wars. A civil war is a war within a country. The English Civil War was fought between the English Royalists and Parliamentarians in the
  90. English

    I still have a few doubts about the use of the gerund and infinitive in English. I hope you can have a look at these sentences, too. 1)I cannot resist drinking a glass of water. 2) He missed being tested. He missed being struck by the ball. 3) She caused
  91. English

    English posted by rfvv yesterday at 2:39am 1. I saw a boy in the car. 2. When I saw a boy, I was in the car. 3. I saw a boy who was in the car. At that time I was near the car. [Does #1 mean either #2 or #3 according to the context? Which one is a common
  92. English

    How can I revise this sentence? with the addition of a lexical and skills syllabus on biology. (therminology used in biology to describe biodiversity) 1) Do you think that the following should be included into the objectives or the results of students'
  93. English

    Posted by rfvv on Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 9:17pm. 1. What does a candy striper do at the hospital? (Does the hospital mean a specific hospital where she is working or any hospital(in generic use)? English - Ms. Sue, Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 9:27pm
  94. Math

    Could someone please help me out with the data homework? All I need is someone to check my answers. If any are incorrect could you please explain what I did wrong. 1. A student must answer 7 of 10 questions on an exam. How many different sets of questions
  95. English

    In modern English, the comparative/superlative for the word "bad" is indicated as worse/worst. A number of years ago, it was worse/worse. When did this change? It has not changed. See below: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1165241783.1165245841 =)
  96. Math-3 Questions

    Hi. Check my answers? Thanks? Also, if I got any wrong, explain to me why because inequalities confuse me sometimes 1. Julia is allowed to watch no more then 5 hours of tv a week. She has already watched 1.5 hours. Write and solve an inequality to show how
  97. English

    Thank you very much, Writeacher. Could you please check these sentences I need to include in an email? Thank you. 1) I got the email address of your school on the the E-Twinning platform. I really hope your school is still interested in a school exchange
  98. American History (Ms. Sue)

    would you mind giving the a look and see? The English, French and Spanish all wanted to claim the New World for their county. The English’s intentions were for a colony of genuine settlers who were wanting to live peacefully with the natives. Their
  99. Probability

    Charlie joins a new reading club, from which he receives books to read. Suppose that books arrive as a Poisson process with rate λ=1/2 books per week. For each book, suppose that the time it takes for Charlie to finish reading is exponentially distributed
  100. English

    Writeacher,I need you help to work out the questions to the following answers (You have already checked). 1) Which pattern does Robinson's education of Friday recall? What advantages does Robinson have over Friday? Robinson’s education of Friday recalls