unbelievable: so surprising that it is almost unable to believe [word: definition] ============== Q1: What does 'it' refet to? Q2: Is 'to believe' a real subject? Is 'it' an empty(artificial) subject?

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  1. la

    1. Which first step should readers take when they encounter an unfamiliar word? (1 point) Find a synonym for the word in a thesaurus. Use context clues near the word. Replace the unfamiliar word with a familiar word. Look up the word in a dictionary. 2.

  2. Language arts

    1. Which first step should readers take when they encounter an unfamiliar word? (1 point) Find a synonym for the word in a thesaurus. Use context clues near the word. Replace the unfamiliar word with a familiar word. Look up the word in a dictionary. 2.

  3. reading

    What is the definition of the word prefix?(1 point) A.**word part added at the beginning or end of a word root that changes the word’s meaning** B.a basic word part that often comes from Greek or Latin C.an affix added to the end of a word root D.an

  4. English

    Choose the answer that best matches the word improvisation. Improvisation is so difficult because it cannot be planned. a. winning the lottery b. surprising someone with a party c. growing wealth in the stock market d. inventing on the spur of the

  5. English

    Since words have multiple meanings, the context of a word often provides clues to its meaning better than the dictionary's definition. In the following lines from Anne Bradstreet's poem "To Her Father with Some Verses," what is the best definition for ill?

  6. Language Arts

    1.) How does the figurative meaning of a word or phrase help a reader? A.)It helps him or her to learn the dictionary definition of a word. B.)It helps him or her to find the literal meaning of a word. C.)It helps to paint a picture in his or her mind.

  7. Computer

    1: A thesaurus is best used to ________. A Help find the meaning or a word b help find a word that means the same or a similar definition as another word c help find the spelling of a word d help find the pronunciation of a word 2: Using a synonyms can

  8. analogy

    Which option is the definition of analogy?(1 point) A. something that happens as a result of something else B.~~ a relationship between words in which one is an item and the other is a category C. a word that has the opposite meaning of another word D. a

  9. check english answers please??

    Match the definition with the appropriate word. A. an appeal to logic B.the emotion that a speaker demonstrates towards his or her subject C.an appeal to the credibility of the speaker D.an appeal to the emotion E.devices in a speech that seek to convince

  10. Narrative Context Clues Quick Check

    Which of the following describes an antonym? 1. ** 2. has the same meaning as another word. 3. is characteristic of its type. 4. states the exact meaning of a word. Answer 1. has the opposite meaning of another word. Use the sentences to answer the

  11. Language Arts

    Which statement explain how the figurative meaning of a word or phrase helps a reader? It helps to paint a picture in the reader's mind. It helps the reader to understand that the word is positive. It helps the reader to find the literal meaning of a word.

  12. language arts

    Stage directions are one element of a drama. In a paragraph, define and provide an example of stage directions from A Surprising Point of View. Then analyze the stage directions. Explain how these directions contribute to your understanding of A Surprising

  13. language

    What type of context clue is provided for the italicized word in the sentence below? when you are PRONE to something, you are likely to act or be a certain way. a) direct definition b) visual clue c) explanatory word or phrase d) antonym

  14. English

    Match Each word by definition by filling in the correct letter. Word Bank a.) Wise b.) Deceptively Charming c.) Enormous d.) Passion e.) Sound; fit f.) Competing g.) Awe-inspiring h.) Sinister; threatening 1.) Ardor d 2.) Sage a 3.) Contending g? 4.)

  15. Math Vocabulary

    What does distance/ time/ rate of speed mean? It's all one word!!!! Please Help!!!!!! I looked in the dictionary, on the internet nothing It might be acceleration, but I'm not sure; distance/time is velocity. If it means rate of change of velocity then

  16. English

    Which part of a dictionary entry can help readers determine if a definition is the correct one when there are multiple definitions? 1. the word's first definition 2. the word's pronunciation 3. the word's example sentences 4. the word's part of speech

  17. Language Arts

    What should a reader do if he or she is unable to determine the meaning of a word using context clues?(1 point) replace the unfamiliar word with a familiar word find a synonym for the word in a thesaurus*** look up the word in a dictionary underline the

  18. math

    SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP ME!!!I CANT FIND TESSELATION.PLEASE HELP. The word is tessellation. If you had read my response to your original question you would have known how to spell it. Go to www.google.com, type in anything close and it will ask you if you

  19. english

    For the following questions, match each word to its definition by filling in the correct letter. wise deceptively charming enormous passion sound; fit competing awe-inspiring sinister; threatening Use the word bank to answer the question. 4. ardor (1

  20. crt

    To introduce an unusual or unfamiliar word, to coin new words, or to introduce a new meaning to a familiar word." A) Stipulative definition B) Precising definition C) Explanatory definition D) Persuasive definition E) Definition by example F) Analytical

  21. English

    Which word below is the best match for the word "credible"? doubtful honest trustworthy unbelievable

  22. lA

    Which option explains how to verify the meaning of an unknown word?(1 point) look up an antonym in a thesaurus look up an antonym in a thesaurus find the word in another sentence find the word in another sentence look up the definition in a dictionary look

  23. Language arts

    context is a context clue A: word or phrases in a text that help the reader determine where to find the definition of a word B: words or phrases in a text that help the reader determine the meaning of a word C: resources that help the reader determine the

  24. lenguages

    help word definition word

  25. spelling

    what word goes with the definition a single press run or copy

  26. English

    1. It is a surprising event. 2. Look at the surprised boys. 3. He is surprising to us all because he always makes us surprised. 4. He was surprised at the news. 5. The news surprised him. 6. The news were surprising to him. --------------- Are they all

  27. 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

  28. Language art

    Lesson 5 unit 2 Giving us like a contact of the land how is the way Robert behaves towards Paul surprising Since Robert is white it’s surprising that he treats Paul as his equal Since Robert is white it’s surprising that he resents Paul’s education

  29. Biology

    I am doing a worksheet on organelles. But I can't find the word for this definition: hairlike structures with the capacity for movement. What would be the organelle for this definition?

  30. ELA

    Find the word raggedy in paragraph 9 of “Eleven.” Use context clues in the surrounding sentences, as well as the sentence in which the word appears, to determine the word’s meaning. Write your definition here and identify clues that helped you figure

  31. online dictionary: inticed

    How come the word inticed is not on dictionary-com?... because that is a word in a passage that I am doing for english and I need the definition. Maybe you mean enticed? According to Merriam-Webster it is not a word. yeah probably.. my passage was from

  32. Science

    What role does the sun play in the formation of tides? I'm stuck on this one, I'm unable to word it.

  33. help plz

    Which statement is NOT a requirement for an adequate definition? A}A definitinshould not be expressed in the negative B}A definition should be complex. C}A definition should use a noun, a verb to define a verb,etc. D}A definition should not give an opinion

  34. math

    IF f(x) = {(3,5), (2,4), (1,7)} h(x)= {(3,2), (4,3), (1,6)} determine each of the following: (f+h)(1)= how do I add f and h? (f o h)(3)= how would I multiply f and h? f^-1(x)= how would I find the inverse of f? 1/f(x)= how would I do that? f(1) = 7 and

  35. LANG

    Determine whether the definition below is a direct definition or an indirect definition. chick: a young woman A. direct definition B. indirect definition I GOT B

  36. biology need help

    what word is the definition of "all of the populations in a given area." and some examples

  37. Spanish

    11. Wake up early! A. ¡Acuéstate temprano! B. ¡Despiértese temprano! C. ¡Tú te despiertas temprano! D. ¡Me despierto temprano! E. unable to answer Answer: B 12. Cuando Luís montaba a caballo, siempre _____________ al suelo. A. caiga B. cayó C. se

  38. English

    unbelievable: so surprising that it is almost unable to believe [word: definition] ============== Q1: What does 'it' refet to? Q2: Is 'to believe' a real subject? Is 'it' an empty(artificial) subject?

  39. English

    1. What type of definition is used to introduce an unusual or unfamiliar word, to coin new words, or to introduce a new meaning to a familiar word? Hint A. Stipulative definition B. Precising definition C. Explanatory definition D. Persuasive definition

  40. Social

    What is the definition of Civil War What is the definition of Desertification What is the definition of Endangered What is the definition of Famine What is the definition of Colonization What is the definition of Indigenous What is the definition of

  41. English

    1. I like taking pictures of myself. 2. I like taking picutres of me. (Which one is right? Are both OK?) 3. I can't believe it. 4. That's surprising! 5. What a surprise! 6. That's unbelievable. 7. That's amazing! 8. What a surprise it is! (Are they the

  42. Comm II

    When you write a definition of something, I was taught in school that you should not use the word you are defining in the definition. Does this still apply throughout a definition essay? If so, then how?

  43. health

    i was wondering whether anyone came accrossa fascinating storiy in a newspaper or magazine recently about somethin unbelievable related to health. I have to facilitate a discussion in my life ed class about a health topic and i thought i would find an

  44. medical language

    B. Define the following words or word parts. -ad -ior -ics Ana- Prone Supine viscera- transverse Hypo- Re- C. In this activity, break the medical word into its word parts. Using the word parts, create a definition of the word. Write a sentence using the

  45. AP World History

    There is a word that my worksheet is saying to define, the word is Chavin. I looked through my textbook, but I can't find the definition. What I am learning now is agricultural development and the earliest civilizations. Can you please give me a definition

  46. health

    i was wondering whether anyone came accross a tory in a newspaper or magazine recently about something unbelievable related to health. I have to facilitate a discussion in my life ed class about a health topic and i thought i would find an unbelievable

  47. English

    1. He made his mother surprised. 2. He was surprised at the news. 3. The game was surprising to me. 4. He was surprising his mother at that time. 5. He saw his mother surprising the baby. (Are they all grammatical?)

  48. HCA220

    I answered several question for an assignment and I need help to understand how I got it wrong. The assignment dwelt medical terms. The following three were marked wrong. Please help! Use the word bank below to build the medical word that corresponds to

  49. english

    I find it at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cagoule There is a relationship -- what the people referred to in the second link wore -- a cowl ( http://www.answers.com/cowl ). I think the origin is French, but I can't find anything specific either. =( Thanks

  50. English

    So I came upon a question in a quiz. I DO NOT WANT ANSWERS! I just want to know what the question is asking of me. "Write one of the vocabulary words that you think has an interesting definition or a definition that is challenging to remember. Define the

  51. English

    1. spend: to use money to buy or pay for something 2. spend: use money to buy or pay for something --------------------------------- word: definition (Why is 'to...' used in a dictionary for the definition of each word? What about #2? Can we use as in #2

  52. english

    root word :lantry The definition of root is: worship A word using this root is: autolantry the definition of autolantry ,I cant find it ,can you help me look it up the definition or find another word using the root .thank you

  53. 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

  54. composition

    In Weeks 9 and 10, you will develop an essay using definition as the rhetorical strategy. This week, you will complete your essay. Review the criteria for a definition essay. Continue with the essay you started in Week 9. Expand your definition by

  55. Medical Language

    Could someone please help me with this I have been working at this for a few hours now. A. Use the word bank below to build the medical word that corresponds to each definition in problems 1-16. Word parts may be used more than once. Click the grey box to

  56. English

    What is the definition of rhyming couplet? when the word at the end of a line in a poem rhymes with the ending word of the previous line when one word rhymes with another word in a poem two times when a line in a poem begins and ends with the same word

  57. Science

    What is a scientific definition for the word "mass." Note: This CAN NOT be from a normal dictionary. I need a SCIENTIFIC definition. Thanks a bunch!

  58. Poetry

    a direct comparison between unlike things that does not use a signal word What's the word to this Definition

  59. language

    Hi...Happy New Year to all! I was wondering if anyone can put the word transmission in a sentence for me. I am having trouble understanding the definition of the word. Thanks!!! Wizard

  60. english

    definition of the word " instillation" and using this word can someone please make a sentence??..

  61. latin bases

    which statement is not a requirement for anadequate definition? A)***a definition should not be expressed in the negative. b) a definition should be complex C)a definition should use a noun to define a noun a verb etc D)a definition should not giv an

  62. english

    definition of the word 'illustrious' and a sentence using the word

  63. English Grammar

    What is the definition of 'two-word verb"? Would you name two-word verbs?

  64. English

    I am trying to help my son do "word extensions". I don't know what that means. Can someone help me? Example? rate Extension ? Extensions?? Would they be suffixes or extended meanings from the base word, do you think? rate ~~> ratio ?? Thank you for using

  65. English

    what conclusion can you draw about jason from the dialouge in line 10 in a surprising point of view A. Jason procrastinate doing his schoolwork. B. Jason and Ms. Smith have. good relationship C. Jason is one of the best students. D.Jason is embarrassed to

  66. English

    Hi! Could somebody give me some expressions about traveling and tourism? this would help me to write my definition essay! 1. word definition 2. extended def.( history, types) 3. etymology 4. compare and contrastyour term to a closely related one 5.

  67. Reading

    43. 'lead (led). n 1. Position at the front 2. initiative 3. One that leads. 4. Indication or clue. 5. A principal role in a dramatic production ‘lead (led) v. 1 to guide on a way by going in advance. 2. To direct on a course. 3. To direct the

  68. Reading

    45. 'lead (led). n 1. Position at the front 2. initiative 3. One that leads. 4. Indication or clue. 5. A principal role in a dramatic production ‘lead (led) v. 1 to guide on a way by going in advance. 2. To direct on a course. 3. To direct the

  69. Creative Writing

    i have an assignment which i'm really confused on. here it is: usually when you want ot define a word, you reach for a dictionary because that's the best source for finding the precise meaning, or definition, of a word. however, we will explore the ways

  70. probability and statistics.

    So here I am trying to do my prob/stat homework and I keep coming across this word that I don't understand. The word is "inferior". My book has no glossary and I cannot find a definition that makes sense.Can somebody help me understand?

  71. Business

    Could someone help me figure out the word? I am nearly finished with a crossword puzzle but i cannot figure out what word fits this definition: a role (skills) in which the manager deals with people. It a 14 letter word (has 14 crossword slots for letters)

  72. synonym

    1}select the synonym of the word flamboyant. a}ordinary b}plain c}extravagant d}conventional 2}select the definition for the word senile. a}pre-eminent b}priority c}old age d}clear help plz:)

  73. spelling

    I believe our families are both related to George Washington. What a surprising occurrence! I believe our familys are both related George Washington. What a surprising ocurrence! Is the spelling right on either sentence.

  74. Health Care

    Create a list of 15 different medical terms contained within the article. Define each term; then, break each term down into its prefix, suffix, and word combining form, provide a definition of each word part

  75. spelling

    can you help me make a sentence of the word voice? the definition for this voice word is the interesting to your writing. please help! thank you

  76. english

    take the first definition then double one letter to spell a word Example Slang word for a police officer - cop A place wher chickens are kept - coop Q. Your male boy - before long - Q. A written sales pitch - To put two and two together Q. longing for

  77. Bio.

    System of branching divisons that biologists use to place an organism into the appropriate taxon. What would the word be that fits that definition? Here are some possible words: binomial nomenclature classification system homologous structure kingdom

  78. geometry

    what vocab word would go with this definition: the point in which sides of the angle meet supp. angles, point of concurrency, incenter of the triangle, vertex of an angle, alternate intererior angles i think incenter but theres another definition thats

  79. American literature

    What is the best definition for the word copyrighted?

  80. Reading

    What is the definition of the word embers?

  81. science

    what is the definition of the word "dissolve"?

  82. 4th

    What is the definition for the word multiplied?

  83. English

    Is inricuous a word and if so what is the definition.

  84. Science

    What is the definition for the word friction?

  85. english

    does anyone know the definition to the word "zenith"

  86. english

    does anyone know the definition to the word a."extrinsic" b."arousal"

  87. Reading

    what is an easy definition for the word "accent"?

  88. science

    I need to know the definition of the word niche in my own wordes. can anyone help me?

  89. math

    will you please help me find out the definition to the word RANGE ?

  90. math

    whats the definition to the word proportion?

  91. English

    Create a new definition for the word wild?

  92. please check my work language

    -write the plural for each noun potato-potatoes shoe-shoes auto-autos speech-speeches -describe the kinds of information about words that can found in a dictionary *prononciation *parts of speech *definition and the word *how many syllabuls a word has is

  93. biology

    the breakdown of food by enzymes. What is the word that goes with this definition?

  94. Reading

    What is a 6th grade definition for the word "Seraph"

  95. Social studies (urgh!)

    What would you draw for the word diverse/diversity?!? Definition: many & different

  96. biology

    the release of waste into the enviroment. i need the word to this definition.

  97. English

    stage directions are one element of a drama in a paragraph, define and provide an example of stage directions from "A surprising point of view". then analyze the stage directions. explain how these directions contribution to your understanding of "A

  98. English/Predication

    1. A book that has an exciting introduction and a surprising ending would be the best story fir me to read. 2. The Homeowners' Associations rules were created to ensure that the neighborhood looked nice. What is your question? Here are previous posts about

  99. Science

    What would be the definition of the word science through a 7th graders eyes?

  100. English

    waste: the use of resources on things that do not need it ========================= word: its definition What does 'it' refer to in 'that do not need it'?

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