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  1. Language Arts 7th Grade

    1. Which text feature can help a reader determine the meaning of an unfamiliar word?(1 point) thesaurus index glossary dictionary 2. What is a thesaurus used for?(1 point) finding the definition of a word finding synonyms and antonyms of a word finding the

  2. Technology

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  3. Language

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  4. Computer

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  5. Language Arts please help

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  6. Early childhood

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  7. English (Reunion by John Cheever)

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  8. English

    1. What is the relationship among the bachelor, the aunt, and the three children in “The Story-Teller”? A) He is the children’s uncle and the aunt’s brother-in-law. B) He is engaged to marry the aunt but has never seen the children before. C) He is

  9. Business English

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  10. LANGUAGE ARTS

    A SHORT WAY OF WRITING A WORD CONSISTING OF SOME OF THE LETTERS IN THE WORD FOLLOWED BY A PERIOD. What is an abbreviation? http://www.onelook.com/ a short way of writing a word consisting of some of the letters in the word followed by a period.

  11. computers

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  12. Language Arts

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  13. English - ms. sue

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  14. english

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  15. English

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  16. Creative Writing

    You may write a minimum of a 600-word essay or short story (900-words maximum), or a minimum of a 6-stanza poem (10 stanzas maximum) using Description or Narration. Or: You may write a minimum of a 600-word essay or a 6-stanza poem using either Definition

  17. English

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  18. English

    What does a key scene do in a story? A.)ends the story B.)begins the story C.)provides background information for the story D.)changes how the story develops Is it D?

  19. english

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  20. english story

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  21. Literature

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  22. business english

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  23. psychology

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  24. VOCAB

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  25. language

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  26. written communications

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  27. Writing

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  28. Writing

    Can you proofread this writing? I also need a good title. Theme, what comes to mind when you hear this word? When I hear this word, I think of the overall meaning or lesson of a story. In the story, “Two Kinds, by Amy Tan there were many themes that fit

  29. ELA

    What does denotation mean? 1)the sound of a word when you read it 2)the tone of a word in writing 3)the dictionary meaning of a word 4)the set of ideas associated with a word I think #3 Thanks

  30. English

    Write a 75-150 word essay detailing your previous writing experience. Use the following questions to help you to think about your role as a writer: •In what type of environment do you do your best writing? •How would you characterize your writing? Has

  31. English

    8. which of the following quotes from "the morning of june 281948" best describe the aversion that the public felt toward Shirley Jackson's short story "The lottery" a. "as a matter of fat when I read it over later I decided that except for one or two

  32. Spanish

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  33. LA one question!!!!!

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  34. english

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  35. English

    Let's play the Word Relay Game. Look at the arrow. The first word on the ribbon is 'fish',and the second word on the ribbon is 'home' as you can see on the page. You shoud make a new word starting with the last letter of the previous word. What do you have

  36. English -ms. sue

    ms. sue for my mental illness story i be writing, what narration I use? teacher say i can use same one in yellow wallpaper or come up with own unique style. I not know what be better than first-person narration? I think of third person narration but i not

  37. English

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  38. business

    During a group meeting whrn they are each reading a draft of their formal reports, they realize that sometimes they have used the word "there' correctly and sometimes the word should be "their" They use their word processor's "find" features to help them

  39. Business Communication

    During a group meeting whrn they are each reading a draft of their formal reports, they realize that sometimes they have used the word "there' correctly and sometimes the word should be "their" They use their word processor's "find" features to help them

  40. english IIB

    Ron, Andrea, and Tarique are a group of students who evaluated another student’s story. Each of them read the story and wrote comments. What are the students doing? conducting a peer review completing a rubric evaluation filling in a plus-and-minus chart

  41. English

    I'm writing an essay paper and I can't use the word "I". How do I make this sentence sound grammatically correct without the word I? In just a few days, I will be off to college and many miles away.

  42. Language Arts

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

  43. English

    NEED HELP ASAP! You need to have read the short story "The Jade Peony" by Wayson Choy, to help me with these questions. I'm writing a personal response essay to this story and don't know these questions? Help? 1. Did any of the characters change the way

  44. business english

    during a group meeting when they are each eading a draft of their formal report, Madiha and Anne realize the soetimes they have used the word "there" corretly and soetime the word shoudl be "their". They use their word processor's "find" feature to help

  45. I CAN'T THINK OF A WORD- PLEASE HELP!!!

    I can’t think of the word- please help!!! Hi. I am writing a story and need to find a word to describe the sound that bowling pins make when they are hit by the ball. The only word I got so far is “Crash”. I need a better word. Any ideas? I have

  46. English

    I am just about the processes of writing a short story and I am looking for a word/phrase that can properly describe a departure, without a destination(I am not going to specify anything to reflect the tone and theme of my story) that is just taken based

  47. Creative writing

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  48. vocab

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  49. English

    Hi! I am trying to come up with metaphor/simile to say that writing a newsletter in microsoft word is very difficult ei discovered that writing an entire newspaper on Word rather than on Publisher was like trying to... ( do a greek puzzle blindfolded?)

  50. similie/metaphor

    Hi! I am trying to come up with metaphor/simile to say that writing a newsletter in microsoft word is very difficult ei discovered that writing an entire newspaper on Word rather than on Publisher was like trying to... ( do a greek puzzle blindfolded?)

  51. LA

    . Which of the following quotes from "The Morning of June 28, 1948" Best describes the aversion that the public felt toward Shirley Jackson's short story "The Lottery?" A) “As a matter of fact, when I read it over later I decided that except for one two

  52. english

    help on how to write a narrative like a first lecture in the university What are you trying to do? Write a story? Please be specific. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/narrative.htm

  53. English - ms. sue

    ms. sue thanks for giving me list of traditions :) you read the story lottery by shirley jackson? i need help with story, i writing essay on traditions and i need to mention story parts.

  54. English (Urgent)

    In John Cheever's story reunion, what do the restaurants symbolize. Why does Charlie call hi father daddy at the end of the story? Examine the first and last sentences of the story. What is common and why? How do you interpret the ending of the story? Does

  55. English

    1. Reviewing word choice is a good strategy for the Proofreading phase of the Writing Process. True or False? I think it is False as reviewing word choice should be in the revision phase, right? 2. It is easier to determine the form of one's writing if the

  56. English

    Based on reading “Desiderata” and knowing that this word means “the items you needed for an archive to make it useful,” what can you conclude was the author’s purpose in writing this story? A. to inform B. to justify C. to recommend D. to

  57. English

    Based on reading “Desiderata” and knowing that this word means “the items you needed for an archive to make it useful,” what can you conclude was the author’s purpose in writing this story? A. to inform B. to justify C. to recommend D. to

  58. English - ms. sue

    ms. sue I write a Christmas story, it have to be on topic that differing points of view make christmas exciting/interesting. i write my story on a rich girl who go and celebrate christmas with her penpal that be really poor and she realize that christmas

  59. English - ms. sue

    thanks ms. sue for reading story yesterday, i need help writing essay that be on Wat expense be paid by beings & by society 4 their unhesitating approval of tradition or brutal social rituals. Do there be rituals that have outlasted their initial

  60. English

    He seemed to be living the story about the writer who had sold his writing skill in order to make money. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Based on the sentence which one is right, #1 or #2?

  61. english

    Write a short story about a main character who undergoes a change or learns something. If you feel your creativity is lacking, remember writing about what you know, your own personally experiences or those of your friends and family are easy to turn into

  62. ELA

    Most people consider the journey to b an archetype in literature. Which is the best meaning of the word archetype? A) the struggle between opposing forces in a story. B)an element of a story that matters only to a certain period in time C)a unique and very

  63. English - Thesis Statement on Life of Pi

    a) how is life of pi a story within a story within story? ( i know the first part a story within a story, but the other within the story, i am confused) b) i am going to write an essay about story telling on Life of Pi by Yann Martel and so far have ideas

  64. Engish Lang

    Story Writing - I need to get an idea of a setting to write the climax and theme of a story.

  65. Socials

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  66. English

    I need ideas for writing a story with the themes/writing style of Hemmingway

  67. english

    Creat two word webs : one for the word good and one for the word nice .Brainstorm synonyms for these words that could be used in your writing instead. Please help me .......Thanks a lot.

  68. language arts

    I'm writing a letter in the perspective of an Italian immigrant. I have to include a funny/horrible story about living in a tenement. Would you happen to know of a website that may help? Or do you have a story you could share? Thanks!

  69. plz help anyone?

    Ernest Hemingway is known for his distinctive writing style and his straightforward prose in which he uses simple words and few adjectives. Every word, sentence, phrase is what seems to be direct, but can have multiple meanings. His writing style gives the

  70. English ms. sue

    ms. sue i writing narrative story on topic that every generation hve something valuble to give. that you learn from everyone. i thought of writing story on my cousin who pass away from cancer, and i going to write in third person and mention how that

  71. college writing

    ok. so i found out that there is also an artistic scholarship program in the private college that i applied to. ONe of the helpers told me that if I send in a written portfolio, one of my best works, to the counselor, then they will decide if I can qualify

  72. Algebra/Quadratic equations

    I have to make a word problem/story out of this quadratic equation -t^2+3t+18=0 The plot of the story I want to write about has to deal with world hunger, and food being dropped in to remote locations by helicopter. Can someone please help me come up with

  73. English

    I am writing a story and it is about this maths teacher who is really annoying. she is teaching the class. what dialogue can I use to put in my story which makes the class get even more bored?

  74. english

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  75. creative writing

    i am done my writing project and I want to make it better. I have added a lot of pointless things, but all I want to do is get an A++!!! Is there anything more I can add to make my story better Other then changing it? Where is the story?

  76. 8th Grade Writing

    Hello, I'm writing a story and was wondering if someone could give me realistic reasons as to why a brother would kidnap hid brother? that's kind of what happenes in my story. the brothers are like 50 years old though. thank you!

  77. Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado"

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  78. English

    I writing narrative story on theme that With independence comes amplified accountability. teacher say it be good if it be third person narrative. though i not know what to write about, teacher show us example and one which a girl write be through a birds

  79. english

    was given an assignment to write a paragraph essay about the short story"'the sniper''. And Ialready started and i want you to check my work if am on the right track.I started by writing my general statement. iNTHE SHORT STORY ''tHE SNIPER'' the author

  80. English

    Hi! I'm writing an analysis for a short story and I just don't really understand how to explain the structure of a short story, how should I go about doing this?

  81. English

    Hello. I was wondering if you can please assist me with writing a short paragraph comparing Baldwin's account of the Titanic with Rosenthal's account of his visit to Auschwitz. While doing so I have to explain how the tone and purpose of each story is

  82. English

    retell the story of the Viet Dinh's family experience by turning their story into a poem. the story is An American Story it is a short story by Anthony Lewis it is 3 pages long

  83. 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

  84. English

    I writing a compare/contrast essay on movie i watched that be smke signals. i got my thematic statement done, and i have to do thesis now, this is what teacher say Thesis: introduce the story and tag it. I not get how to start thesis? do i say In the

  85. writeacher

    i writing essay on what true love be and this be one sentence in my essay you please able to change it to positive? i have negative word which be unable in essay. In the short story, "The Painted Door", by Sinclair Ross, the main characters John and Ann

  86. Reading

    Could you explain what personal reflection on the story mean? Thank You! This question asks you how you related to and felt about the story. You might consider the following questions: How would you have reacted to the situations mentioned in the story?

  87. Language plz help | Essay Help

    So I was told to write/type a 300 word "oneshot" story but I don't know what that is. What is a oneshot story? Thank you! Ally

  88. Psychology

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  89. story board???

    okay, so what exactly is a story board? I used to assign these. Here were the directions: 1. Divide a page into six sections (like the little frames in a cartoon series in the newspaper). Students usually had two rows or three sections. 2. Decide on the

  90. 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

  91. Short Story Ideas

    I need short story ideas. I have to write a short story for my Creative Writing class, but every idea I've brainstormed has turned out awful. I wanted to write a tear-jerker or something emotional, but I am not certain anymore. Thus, I am open to

  92. English

    When writing a story where the characters are talking, is it a new paragraph each time a different character speaks? Specifically the following: Paragraph describes the kids in the story and talks about them trick or treating and that they are now heading

  93. English

    In writing a fictional story, is first person me, myself, I? what other first person words can we use for the story?

  94. English Essay

    I'm writing an essay for To Kill A Mockingbird and the claim I came up for my essay is "Children are never too young to understand the realities of life." I'm writing the extended paragraph right now where I have to come up with a good example from the

  95. personal essay

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  96. english can someone help me please

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  97. Letter

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  98. Writing

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  99. Lang. Arts

    In “Cream Puff,” Jen is a dynamic character because she A.shows her active personality in the story. B.is the main character of the story. C.stays the same during the course of the story. D.changes during the course of the story. If you know the story?

  100. LA - The Story Teller

    "The Story-Teller" by Saki The children frequently interrupt the aunt's story to ask petulant questions. Given the this context, what is the meaning of the word petulant? rude and impatient*** calm and quiet interested and intelligent tired and

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