foreign languages

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  1. Pre Calc

    The Department of Foreign Languages of a liberal arts college conducted a survey of its recent graduates to determine the foreign language courses they had taken while undergraduates at the college. Of the 500 graduate 207 had at least one year of Spanish.

    asked by Laura on January 15, 2017
  2. English

    I made a last change since our students study only Eglish as a foreign language Impact on pupils: - considerably increasing the students' ability to use English and motivating them to learn other foreign languages .....

    asked by Henry2 on February 9, 2012
  3. English

    1. I found it convenient to drive a car. 2. I found it convenient that I drive a car. 3. I make it a rule to get up at six. 4. I make it a rule that I get up at six. 5. I believe it useful to buy things on the Internet. 6. I believe it useful that we buy

    asked by rfvv on October 29, 2016
  4. Art

    Can you please tell me if the following sentences were written by a native speaker? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) The usefulness of the study of languages is due not only to the frequent political and commercial interests, but also to the increasing number of

    asked by Frank on May 8, 2012
  5. English - Native speakers

    Hello! How do you say in English "Sprachliches Gymnasium"? In other words a high school which program is focused more on foreign languages.

    asked by marky on January 9, 2011
  6. English

    Do you agree or disagree with the statement children should begin studying a foreign languages as soon as they start school

    asked by Grammar on November 25, 2015
  7. English

    Do you agree or disagree with the following statement children should begin stadying a foreign languages as soon as they start school.Why? Why not?

    asked by kristen on November 25, 2015
  8. Math

    There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 29 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 40 Spanish students, 42 French students, and 46 German students, how

    asked by Jun on May 29, 2016
  9. Math - Probabilities

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

    asked by Sarah on March 11, 2013
  10. Math

    There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 19 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 38 Spanish students, 38 French students, and 46 German students, how

    asked by Lane on March 8, 2013
  11. Math

    There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer Spanish, French, and German. There are 19 students who take at least 2 languages at once. If there are 38 Spanish students, 38 French students, and 46 German students, how

    asked by Lane on March 8, 2013
  12. Spanish

    Which word best completes the following sentence? Different varieties of Spanish are mostly influenced by nearby________ languages and cultures. a.)wealthy b.)foreign*** c.)indigenous d.)African

    asked by Kaai97 on January 6, 2016
  13. English

    1. I found it necessary that we should try to memorize the passage. 2. I found it necessary to memorize the passage. 3. I made it a rule that I have to brush teeth after eating. 4. I made it a rule to brush teeth after eating. 5. I believe it true that I

    asked by rfvv on October 29, 2016
  14. English

    Here is my last paragraph for you to check. I left out the most important part, which we need to vary, bearing in mind that English must be the lingua franca. Do you think we should include "helping the pupils overcome their inhibitions" among the

    asked by Henry2 on February 9, 2012
  15. Foreign language websites

    I'm trying to compile a list of online foreign language dictionaries for one of my education classes. If you know of any free, reliable sites, please post them as a response. Thanks, Amy :) I searched Google under the key words "foreign language

    asked by Amy on October 26, 2006
  16. 12th grade american governmet

    Research Ronald Reagan especially with regards to their foreign policy and foreign involvement during their administration. Identify 3 aspects of their foreign policy or foreign events they involved the US with. for each of the events explain where on the

    asked by Dee on December 30, 2009
  17. geography / 8 grade

    I am looking for Japan Now. Ethnicity, languages, religion, education,male/female roles and expectations,type of gvt.,foreign aid,and financial status. I need any magazine or newspapers sources can you help me find these information please.

    asked by marie on April 9, 2010
  18. tax

    In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South

    asked by Andy on April 2, 2012
  19. English

    A Foreign Service Officer (FSO) is a commissioned member of the United States Foreign Service. --------------------------- Does "the Foreign Service" mean "the Diplomatic Office" or "the US Foreign Ministry?" Are they the same in meaning?

    asked by rfvv on March 24, 2017
  20. Social Studies

    There are 8 languages on he peace pole that all state "may pece prevail on earth" what languages are used? I need help on this plz help thank u

    asked by Laruen on December 7, 2011
  21. English

    I urgently need you to revise the following sentences I have to include in an email. 1) Thank you for answering my last email and letting me know you are going to find another theme for our Comenius project with your French partner. 2) As I'm holding a

    asked by Henry2 on November 14, 2011
  22. politcal science

    In Washington's Farewell Address, what type of policy did he advocate when dealing with foreign countries? Question 6 options: Complete isolation for all foreign countries Extensive treaties with other countries Expansion of US power over foreign countries

    asked by Gary on March 20, 2016
  23. math

    There are a total of 152 foreign language students in a high school where they offer only Spanish, French, and German. You are given the following details for this semester: 58 take Spanish. 71 take French. 66 take German. 9 take Spanish and French but not

    asked by Anonymous on October 22, 2010
  24. income tax

    In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South

    asked by Andy on April 4, 2012
  25. Social Studies

    Which is the term for a completely structured language that develops from a blending of native languages and introduced languages? a. Pidgin b. Creole*** c. Esperanto d. Dialect

    asked by Kaai97 on November 6, 2015
  26. Social Studies

    Which is the term for a completely structured language that develops from a blending of native languages and introduced languages? a. Pidgin b. Creole c. Esperanto d. Dialect***

    asked by Kaai97 on November 6, 2015
  27. help plz

    cognate languages are those languages which: A}Derive from a single parent language. B}Borrow words from each other C}Use the same alphabet D}Are spoken in the same country .The answer i choose is B.

    asked by laura on January 30, 2010
  28. business

    the proper question would be whats the difference between OOP(object oriented programing) and imperative programing. oop is not an exact object it is more likely an approach to programing. 1st generation prog languages are low level programing language,

    asked by twela on July 4, 2008
  29. MATH SETS AND COUNTING

    There are a total of 103 foreign language students in a high school where they offer only Spanish, French, and German. You are given the following details for this semester: 44 take Spanish. 44 take French. 42 take German. 7 take Spanish and French but not

    asked by LEILA on October 4, 2010
  30. Economics

    Help! which one?! 8. All of the following are types of foreign direct investment (FDI) except _____. a foreign company merges with an existing firm in a less developed country (LDC) a foreign company takes over a firm in an LDC a foreign company enters

    asked by Lana on May 29, 2014
  31. URGENT!!!!!!!!

    I need to find old regents exams of French and Living Environment for tomorrow!!! There are a load of Living Environment ones but they require some kind of download which my computer can't do. Please help.....I've looked but I just can't come up with

    asked by brie on May 3, 2007
  32. Business Law

    Which of the following is provided under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act? A. rules for conflict resolution among DR-CAFTA members B. endowment of the president with powers to enter into treaties with foreign nations C. guidelines to govern suits

    asked by Angela on October 10, 2016
  33. Business Law-- HELP

    Which of the following is provided under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act? A. rules for conflict resolution among DR-CAFTA members B. endowment of the president with powers to enter into treaties with foreign nations C. guidelines to govern suits

    asked by Angela on October 10, 2016
  34. business

    the most important differences between object-oriented programming languages and generations 1-4 of (often called top down or structured) programming languages. How are they similar?

    asked by db on February 16, 2008
  35. IT 205

    Highlight the most important differences between object-oriented programming languages and generations 1-4 of (often called top down or structured) programming languages. How are they similar?

    asked by Adebayo on January 30, 2009
  36. Business

    Highlight the most important differences between object-oriented programming languages and generations 1-4 of (often called top down or structured) programming languages. How are they similar?

    asked by Sweetpea on June 10, 2007
  37. business

    What is foreign investment? can some explain international investment theory to me? I am a 10 th grader I have to do a report and explain foreign investment and international investment theory in a paper where do I start? Please help Foreign investment is

    asked by larry on December 11, 2006
  38. Geography

    How do you think the existence of nearly 3000 ethnic groups and 800 languages affect life in countries south of the Sahara? Sub-saharan Africa displays more diversity than anywhere in the world. This is more apparent in the number of languages spoken. The

    asked by mysterychicken on November 14, 2009
  39. English

    Yes, you are right. It's 2 pm here right now. Writeacher, I just wanted to know your personal opinion about this sentence: "By executing the whole cycle of project management in English and the two other partner languages, the pupils will have a fairly

    asked by Henry2 on February 8, 2012
  40. math

    Karen collects local and foreign coins. of the coins in her collection, 1/4 are foreign coins. Of the foreign coins,2/5 are from mexico What fraction of the collections are foreign coins that are not from mexico?

    asked by allie on January 13, 2015
  41. Social Studies

    Question: Why do some people object to foreign ownership of the us business and real estate? My Answer: Many people argue against foreign ownership because they worry about foreign control.

    asked by Kathy on June 26, 2012
  42. us history

    So I was told by my teacher that one of the essays on my us history final will have something to do with foreign policy's. but I really do not know the foreign policys that the us had besides like the open door policy. so we have studied from the

    asked by Rebecca on December 11, 2011
  43. social studies; AP US

    the main reason why the United States had few foreign investments before 1890 was that a. the american people did not believe in imperialism b. congress had prohibited all loans to foreign countries c. the development of the west offered a profitable field

    asked by casey on January 19, 2009
  44. History

    1: Which of the following is true about foreign policy in the United States? A:The goals of foreign policy may change depending on the president, but the methods used are always the same. B:The methods used to enact foreign policy may change depending on

    asked by marylyn on May 9, 2018
  45. math

    107 total foreign language students 42 take spanish 46 take french 45 take german 8 take spanish & french but not german 6 take french & german but not spanish 8 take spanish & german but not french 24 students are taking at least 2 languages What is the

    asked by Kelly on December 15, 2010
  46. Spanish 2

    Hi, I posted a question on the Foreign Languages section and I posted the answers I got but it doesn't show it went through. So I'll post it here! :) Fill in the blank with the correct form of the preterite verb given. 1.)Yo______el tenis. (practicar)

    asked by Fiona Coye on January 23, 2014
  47. HISTORY FINALS AGAIN

    Hi. I got some confusing info in regards to #23 23. When legal issues have arisen out of foreign policy disputes between the President and Congress, the Supreme Court has generally _________. A. favored Congress B. favored the President C. refused to

    asked by Suzi on April 26, 2007
  48. Foreign Languages

    French is spoken by more people than Italian. I personally don't think either language will increase in importance in the forseeable future. Check this website for the 30 most widely spoken languages in the world. http://www.krysstal.com/spoken.html Is it

    asked by Ms. Sue on July 27, 2007
  49. Social Studies

    Which best describes the languages spoken by American Indians in South Carolina? All tribes in South Carolina spoke the same language most American Indians spoke Algonquian or Siouan American Indians spoke more than fifty languages Most tribes spoke one or

    asked by Loomin on September 13, 2018
  50. government

    Why is the president more successful in foreign policy? This difference narrowed from 1965 to 1975 (55% foreign policy to 46% domestic policy). What explains the president’s poorer recent performance in foreign policy?

    asked by dd on November 22, 2008
  51. History

    Which best describes the languages spoken by American Indians in South Carolina? All tribes in South Carolina spoke the same language Most American Indians spoke Algonquian or Siouan. American Indians spoke more than fifty languages Most tribes spoke of

    asked by Loomin on September 12, 2018
  52. Language Study

    Is it wise to learn two different languages at a time? Such as French and Spanish? What would be two easy languages to learn at the same time?

    asked by HM on September 12, 2011
  53. General Knowledge

    Is it wise to learn two different languages at a time? Such as French and Spanish? What would be two easy languages to learn at the same time?

    asked by HM on September 12, 2011
  54. History

    In 1828 the US Congress increased taxes paid on imports to protect newly established northern industries from foreign competition The Southern economy was hurt by this protective tarriff because it A.increased the price of foreign manufacture goods B.led

    asked by M on January 27, 2015
  55. Civics

    1.   A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called  A. imperialism. B. militarism. C.

    asked by Sarah on April 21, 2015
  56. Civics

    1. A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called A. imperialism. B. militarism. C. isolationism.

    asked by Sarah on April 25, 2015
  57. CIVICS

    A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called CAN U HELP ME ! i am confused between isolationism

    asked by DIV on August 13, 2009
  58. Computer programming

    Sorting is a common operation used in programming. Although languages such as Visual Basic 2008 offer built-in methods for sorting, other languages such as C do not support such a method. In order to be a programmer you should be able to implement such

    asked by Brenda on August 17, 2010
  59. Japanese (extramural: linguistics/culture/history)

    Hallo, my name is Joshua. I'm currently doing my matric in south africa, which is most unfortunate, because south africa doesn't have much to offer in terms of "foreign languages/culture." (Moving to england in a month. Perhaps it has more to offer^^) I am

    asked by Joshua on November 3, 2007
  60. economics

    When an economist says that a currency has become stronger, he or she means that a) it will buy less of foreign goods. b)it can be exchanged for more of a foreign currency. c)services, unlike goods, can be exported freely. d)there are very few things that

    asked by karen on January 10, 2012
  61. English

    Writeacher, I urgently need you to check these sentences. 1) I'm pleased to read that English is and will remain the lingua franca of the project. For this reason, we'd like to vary a few sentences in your application form. In particular, this sentence: 2)

    asked by Henry2 on February 8, 2012
  62. language

    What is a tree map? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a definition of "tree map" as concerning languages: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Language_family Family Tree of Indo-European Languages: http://www.danshort.com/ie/

    asked by Jordan on January 12, 2007
  63. Mathematics

    Karen collects local and foreign coins. 1/4 of her coins. 2/9 of the foreign are Austalia coins. What fraction of the coins are non-Australia foreign coins?

    asked by xr on April 1, 2015
  64. Math

    % of Paupers Native: 51.6 Foreign: 39.3 % of Population Native: 74.5 Foreign: 13.4 How much higher was the proportion of paupers in the foreign? How to get the answer?

    asked by Amy~ on September 22, 2010
  65. English

    I just wanted to ask you why you think the statement in 2 (with reference to paragraph 1 is "correct", I mean true). Thank you. 1)Lorenzo says:” I’m not very fond of French and English. I think learning foreign languages takes a lot of time and you

    asked by Henry2 on September 20, 2011
  66. government

    the individual who takes care of a foreign office while a foreign minister is away on business is referred to as?

    asked by shakira on January 7, 2010
  67. tax - HELP

    In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit?

    asked by Billy on April 5, 2012
  68. Economics

    what two methods can a less developed country use to finance its economic development? A.internal financing & debt rescheduling B.Interal financing & foreign investment C.Foreign investment & debt rescheduling D.Infrastructure & foreign banks

    asked by MM on March 28, 2012
  69. Part of Essay

    Studying in the USA, I believe that I am not only getting an internationally recognized education, but also a thrifty one. My decision to study here will help me become independent. In addition, the money I save by studying here will eventually help me

    asked by Zero on February 28, 2012
  70. Math

    dollars per foreign = peso 0.07855 and foreign per dollar is 12.73. if gasoline is $2.10 per gallon, what is the price in pesos per liter?

    asked by Bo on September 26, 2017
  71. American government

    American foreign aid might be used to support which of the following foreign policies? A) Deterrence B) Containment C) Collective Security*** D) Isolationism

    asked by ..... on November 21, 2016
  72. Writing

    If you are interested in going into a career as an author, what courses would you take in high school and college? (besides English, of course) I know what career I want to have, and I am concerned about any and all subjects I should take. For example,

    asked by brie on May 16, 2007
  73. algebra

    The number of years, N(r), since two independently evolving languages split off from a common ancestral language is approximated by N(r)= -5000 1n r, where r is the proportion of the words from the ancestral language that is common to both languages now.

    asked by mm on February 14, 2016
  74. american government

    The presidents role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the american people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. C. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and

    asked by Anonymous on July 10, 2011
  75. American Government

    American foreign aid might be used to support which of the following foreign policy? A) Deterrence B) Containment C) Collective Security D) Isolationism My guess is B or possibly C? Definitely not A or D.

    asked by Sarah on October 5, 2016
  76. English

    Thank you very much. I just wanted to know if the statement in 2 is correct or incorrect. 1)Lorenzo says:” I’m not very fond of French and English. I think learning foreign languages takes a lot of time and you have to revise too often. If you don’t,

    asked by Henry2 on September 19, 2011
  77. American Gov't

    The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the American people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. c. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and

    asked by Suzy on January 28, 2013
  78. American Democray

    The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: a Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the american people demanded a change b America became more of a world poer c of the need to coordinate national economic poicy and foreign

    asked by Lisa on October 10, 2010
  79. Economics

    “The strength of the GDP data only highlighted the diverging views between the dollar bulls, who predict that strong growth will support the currency, and the bears who warn that stronger growth will only serve to widen the current account deficit and

    asked by CLA on March 27, 2011
  80. us government

    I'm writing a research paper on Barack Obama and I have to write two paragraphs about his foreign policies. I've been researching online but I cannot find a good website. I either find blogs saying his foreign policies were a failure, or articles written

    asked by yup on October 17, 2017
  81. French

    Name some jobs that use French. Where knowing French is important? Some jobs that use French are a teacher, translator/interpreter, Travel/hospitality, Foreign service officer, foreign language instructor, etc. Where knowing french is important? -In a

    asked by Anonymous on February 1, 2011
  82. multiple regression

    5. HR Assistant Survey A sample of HR assistants in Plano Texas was created. It was suggested that the data should be analyzed with a regression model to determine if salary was related to years of experience, aptitude test scores, EI (emotional

    asked by Nina on September 15, 2011
  83. speech

    Can some one please help me complete PRIMARY SUPPORT and SECONDARY SUPPORT for this speech topic outline? Thesis statement: studying foreign languages has influenced the way i think about people from other countries in 3 main ways..(why?) Primary Support

    asked by Angel on September 13, 2009
  84. Social Studies Homework (About USA And Canada)

    I need help with one question and I need one question answer checked! Social Studies Homework: 1)What are the two main languages of USA? Answer: English and Spanish 2)What are the two main languages of Canada? (Please give an direct answer for question 2

    asked by Tanisha on December 29, 2006
  85. international trade

    2. Consider two countries, Home and Foreign. Assume that Home is labor-abundant while Foreign is land-abundant. Also suppose that there are two industries, wine and cheese, with wine being the more labor-intensive industry. a) Suppose that both wine and

    asked by ben on May 24, 2012
  86. List of Rights

    Metis list of rights-1869 These were the older rights. And I don't understand many of them, please simplify for me. That treaties be concluded and ratified between the Dominion Government and the several tribes of Indians in the Territory to ensure peace

    asked by Emma on May 26, 2011
  87. English

    Could you please check if the following fill-in-the-blank activity is possible? 1. The woman denied __________ (be beaten) by her husband. 2. She admitted __________ (be abandoned) when she was a child. 3. He stopped __________ (drink) a glass of water and

    asked by Henry2 on December 12, 2011
  88. US History

    Hello! I just need an idea for a topic in this assignment, as I am not sure of a topic to choose. The assignment is: The United States faces a number of challenges and issues in the twenty-first century. Some are domestic in nature, while others are

    asked by Evelyn W. on June 5, 2018
  89. American Goverment

    A foreign policy president tends to be stronger than a domestic policy president because (Points : 1) presidents usually have stronger foreign policy backgrounds. Congress has more public support domestically and less internationally than the President.

    asked by christopher on May 17, 2015
  90. 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

    asked by bre on April 5, 2013
  91. U.S. History (Check, Please!)

    What was the significance of the Soviet Union's launching of Sputnik in 1957? A: The Soviet Unions's launching of Sputnik in 1957 led Congress to create the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to coordinate research in rock science and

    asked by Victoria on January 25, 2016
  92. math

    Sam had a total of 80 foreign stamps and local stamps combined. After giving away 1/3 of his foreign stamps and 10 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign stamps and local stamps left. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning?

    asked by Chris on July 30, 2014
  93. Maths

    When Professor Sum was asked by Mr. Little how many students in his classes, he answered. “All of them study either languages, or not at all. One-half of them study languages only. One-fourth of them study French, one-seventh study physics only, and 20

    asked by Amanda on March 4, 2010
  94. spanish

    1). What is a "cognate"? 2). Why is learning cognates the most efficient and rapid way to learn to read, speak, increase vocabularly and get high marks on tests in a foreign language? Bonus question: What is the relationship between "cognates" and

    asked by Francis on June 24, 2012
  95. math

    There are a total of 107 foreign language students in a high school where they offer only Spanish, French, and German. 42 take Spanish. 46 take French. 45 take German. 8 take Spanish and French but not German. 8 take Spanish and German but no French. 6

    asked by Christy on December 15, 2010
  96. English

    I urgently need you to check these sentences. Whad do you think I should do? 1) I graduated with honours in modern languages and I know how important memory is in learning a foreign language. 2) The headmaster of the school I'm teaching at has warned me

    asked by Henry2 on October 12, 2011
  97. math

    Sam had 80 foreign stamps and local stamps. After giving away13of his foreign stamps and 10 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign stamps and local stamps left. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning?

    asked by steven on March 20, 2015
  98. Math

    Sam had foreign stamps and local stamps. After giving 1/4 of his foreign stamps and 11 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign and local stamps. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning? I got 32 for the answer by guessing and checking

    asked by Aly on April 28, 2016
  99. English

    How would you put this in your own words. I'm having some trouble can you please help me out. Organs that are grown from stem cells from a foreign source would have foreign DNA that does not match the DNA of the individual. That patients would have to take

    asked by Lana on March 2, 2009
  100. social studies

    I posted this question the other day but all the websites I was given were about the negative effects and the people against the United States depending on foreign oil. Are there any articles that are for the U.S. dependence on foreign oil? I have to write

    asked by Jared on May 8, 2008

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