Henry1

Popular questions and responses by Henry1
  1. English

    I need to find a good site containing colloquial expressions used in everyday conversations (example, at the phone, at meals etc). I'd also like you to check these sentences, please. 1) Can you use the word “class party” where(to which?) you invite all

    asked on May 7, 2011
  2. English

    A last doubt. I hope you can have a look at it. 1)How can I check this sentence: " We had free lunch in Trieste" We were free for lunch. We were given some free time for lunch. We were free to have lunch where we wanted (to). 2) We had a look at the castle

    asked on May 16, 2011
  3. Physics

    A burglar's car in operation alone townA has a start with an acceration of 2m/s^2. A police van came after 5sec and continue to chase the burglar's car wit uniform velocity of 20m/s.find the time take in which the police patroj van will overtake the

    asked on January 16, 2016
  4. English

    I'd like you to check these sentences grammatically. I also would like you to see if the terminology I used is correct. Help me improve my paragraph, please. 1)DNA contains instructions which decide which proteins a cell will make and consequently

    asked on May 23, 2011
  5. English

    Thank you very much for the information. I added a few more things on the same subject. I included the doubts in parentheses. 1)Go (not pass) through the metal detector (?) .Go through passport control where an official checks your passport. 2) You have

    asked on April 24, 2011
  6. Maths

    In a diagram O is the centre of the circle and PQ is the diameter.triangle ^RSO is equilateral of side 4cm.calculate the area of the shaded portion

    asked on January 16, 2016
  7. English

    1) They tied themseves together and climbed down. However, Joe fell and broke his leg. 2) They decided that Simon would lower him on his rope.The snowstorm became so intense that Simon accidentally left Joe hanging in the air. 3) Simon held on to the rope

    asked on May 29, 2011
  8. English

    Which word would you use in American English instead of "top up"? (When you put money on your cell phone) I need you to check these sentences, too. Than you. 1) They set out on a windy day though small boats had been warned to stay off (I need a synonym)

    asked on May 27, 2011
  9. English

    Can you please check these sentences I'm not sure of? Thank you very much. 1) A white man asked Rosa Parks to give up her seat to him/to get up because he wanted her seat/to stand up- Which ones are best? 2) The boycot would have been a success, if Rosa

    asked on May 26, 2011
  10. Science

    I did your corrections. I just wanted to know if all the sentences are correct from a scientific point of view. Thank you. 1) DNA contains instructions which decide which proteins a cell will make and consequently determines the whole chemistry of the

    asked on May 23, 2011
  11. English

    I forgot to add the following statements. Thank you. 1)Say, for example, a bit of a DNA molecule has a string of nucleotides in the order CCGCAG. Reading three “letters” at a time, CCG stands for the amino acid glycine. CAG stands for the amino acid

    asked on May 23, 2011
  12. English

    Can you please check if the following sentence is correct? Thank you. 1) They have sold millions of albums so far.

    asked on May 11, 2011
  13. English

    Can you check the meaning of these few phrasal verbs, please? Thank you In the beginning I dislike my classmates but then I came around thinking they aren't so bad. Can you drop in on me after school. I need to talk to you. My plan to go to the mountains

    asked on May 11, 2011
  14. English

    Thank you very much. Is it wrong to say "go out of the school?" I also wanted to know if the following list is correct. Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness (abridged edition) The historical context of the novel, the narrative technique, the themes of

    asked on May 9, 2011
  15. English

    I have an urgent question: I have to mention only the countries two tourists went through. I want to be sure that they are countries 1) Europe (is a continent not a country, so I don't include it) 2) Ukraine 3) Kazakhstan 4) Mongolia 5) Russia 6) Bering

    asked on May 1, 2011
  16. English

    Thank you veru much. I have a few more doubts. 1) While my family went out, I called a friend. (I think went out is wrong) 2) They expect the weather will be warm They expect the weather to be warm 3) They raise money for (not to) a charity. Can "while" be

    asked on May 1, 2011
  17. English

    I forgot to include the following corrections I did myself. 1)In this way, the signs of age and corruption appear IN the picture. He makes a reflection (he meditates upon) about the sadness of war. He dreams of his dying friend. He describes his friend’s

    asked on April 27, 2011
  18. English

    Thank you very much. I included my corrections in brackets, when necessary. 1)The front door is where Dr Jekyll is seen and represents his public face. 2)His friend moves like a guttering candle which is about to go out.He describes the face of his dying

    asked on April 27, 2011
  19. English

    Thank you very much. I included my corrections in brackets (nearly always). 1)I can't understand one of your corrections: he wishes the portrait would grow old in his place (why is "grew old in his place" wrong?) 2)Beauty has got a divine right of

    asked on April 27, 2011
  20. maths

    solve using first principle of differenciation 1)y=sin{square root(x)}

    asked on May 16, 2016
  21. Maths

    In a diagram O is the centre of the circle,if angle

    asked on January 16, 2016
  22. Maths

    In a diagram O is the centre of the circle,if angle

    asked on January 16, 2016
  23. Maths

    In a diagram O is the centre of the circle,if angle

    asked on January 16, 2016
  24. Maths

    Find the possible value of k if X^2+(k-2)X+K+1=0 has equal roots

    asked on January 6, 2016
  25. Maths

    Find the values of A. B and C if the expression Ax(x-2)(x+3)+Bx(x-2)+Cx(x+3)+(x-2)(x+3) has a constant value for all values of x

    asked on January 1, 2016
  26. English

    I can't send you my post. What can I do, Writeacher? It appears a sentence saying that I've made error 403. What does that mean?

    asked on April 14, 2012
  27. English

    I'd like to know if the following sentences are possible. 1. He drove over the ramp (I can't find an example). He followed the signs to Milan and then left the motorway. 2. He stopped at the tollbooth and inserted the money in the ...

    asked on December 26, 2011
  28. English

    Could you please check these sentences, too? I tried to rephrase the first lines again. 1) Hamlet wonders whether it is better (for him) to endure the assaults of shameless fortune ("the slings and arrows of an outrageous fortune") or to fight against his

    asked on November 20, 2011
  29. English

    I urgently need you to revise these sentences, too. I made some variations, but I have to be sure that everything is OK. I don't know if sentence 1 can make sense. 1) Two philosophical positions, which remain unreconciled in Hamlet's monologue, are

    asked on November 20, 2011
  30. English

    I checked the rephrase as you recommended to me. Thanjk you 1)Hamlet wonders whether it is better to bear the nasty things which luck throws his (our) way or to make a stand against his mass of troubles. 2) He can oppose his troubles either by committing

    asked on November 20, 2011
  31. English

    I left out this sentence. I just wanted to know if it is possible. Can you help me rephrase the second sentence, please? "Nature, however," 1) In Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Marine, nature is again personified and presented as a living being.

    asked on June 23, 2011
  32. English

    Could you please check these two sentence? Thank you. The deposit I paid for the hotel room will be retained (??) by the hotel if I cancel my booking a week before due/arrival. 2) In Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (in italics) the storm, for

    asked on June 23, 2011
  33. English

    Could you please check this sentence for me? I am interested in student writing exchanges but my students are in first grade. How old are first-grade students? (This is a real question)

    asked on June 23, 2011
  34. English

    Could you please check these three sentences, please? 1) Describe the kind of technique adopted by 20-century writers to represent the unspoken activity of the mind. Provide an example of its use from the readings done in class. 2) I had to authenticate

    asked on June 22, 2011
  35. English

    Could you please check these last two sentences, please? Thank you for your help. 1. Britain entered the First World War in 1914 by declaring war on Germany after the German invasion of Belgium. Peace was made at Versailles in 1919. Many British war poets

    asked on June 21, 2011
  36. English

    I chose the five sentences I was most doubtful about. I really hope you can check them. 1) The First World War, or the Great War as it used to be called, is rightly thought of as bringing cataclysmic changes in life, thought and social forms not only in

    asked on June 21, 2011
  37. English

    Could you please help me check these sentences? Thank you very much in advance. 1) The First World War, or the Great War as it used to be called, is rightly thought of as bringing cataclysmic changes in life, thought and social forms not only in Britain

    asked on June 21, 2011
  38. English

    Can you please check these statements? I'm not sure about the word choice. 1) Explore the theme of the double as it occurs in the works of the writers we studied in class. (I need to change "we studided in class") 2) Describe (I need a synonym) the kind of

    asked on June 17, 2011
  39. English

    Can you please check these two sentences, again? I had misspelt a noun in my previous post. 1) Define the interior monologue providing an example of its use from the readings done in class. Explain then in what way it differs from the stream of

    asked on June 17, 2011
  40. German

    I really need someone to check this short paragraph for me. I'm not a German native speaker and I need to prepare it for tomorrow's language exam. Thank you very much in advance. IT'S URGENT!! Wenn ich an meinen ersten Schultag denke, kann ich bestimmt

    asked on June 17, 2011
  41. English

    Can you hel me formulate the first sentence better? Thank you very much. 1) Define the interior monologue providing an example of its use from (is it wrong?) the readings done in class. Explain then in what way it differs from the stream of consciosness.

    asked on June 17, 2011
  42. English

    I forgot to include the following questions. I really hope you can have a look at them. I need you to improve question 2. Thank you. 1) Define the interior monologue providing an example of its use in the readings done in class. Explain then in what way it

    asked on June 17, 2011
  43. English

    Could you please check these statements, please? It's really urgent. 1)How are the flowers introduced in the first stanza of William Wordsworth’s poem “Daffodils”? What view of nature is presented in the poem? 2) Briefly outline the relationship

    asked on June 16, 2011
  44. English

    Can you please check the word choice and let me know which expressions sound better? (The parts in parentheses) Thank you! 3)I couldn’t believe people could eat the meat of animals such as crocodiles or zebras. (I couldn't believe my eyes when I saw

    asked on June 16, 2011
  45. English

    Can you please check the following sentences? It is really urgent. Thank you very much. 1) Last summer I went to South Africa with my family. In my opinion, it was the most exciting holiday I have ever had. 2) Actually, South Africa has got a lot of wild

    asked on June 16, 2011
  46. English

    Thank you for your corrections. I'm still doubtful on a few things. I did some corrections myself. Can you please tell me if they are possible? it's really urgent. 1)My name is Michele and I was born in Torino on 23 March 1997. When I was three years old,

    asked on June 13, 2011
  47. English

    Could you please check this paragraph? It is really urgent. Thank you!! 1)My name is Michele and I was born in Torino on 23 march 1997. When I was three years I went to Rome with my family. 2) Now I have got 14 years old and I go to secondary school . 3)I

    asked on June 12, 2011
  48. English

    Can you please suggest a site where I can find information on Roosevelt and the New Deal to be used in a class of EFL speakers? Thank you very much!

    asked on June 12, 2011
  49. English

    Is this sentence grammatical? The ship is caught in a violent storm, then by mist and snow. Thank you

    asked on June 6, 2011
  50. English

    Can you please check this paragraph on the roaring twenties in America? Thank you in advance. What were the roaring twenties in America characterized by? 1)The 1920s were good times for the Americans. National income was high, industry prospered making

    asked on June 6, 2011
  51. English

    I forgot to include theses last two sentences. Thank you. 1) The style of symbolist poets was characterized by the use of allusive language and development of the multiple association of words. 2) Furthermore, great importance was given to the sound of

    asked on June 6, 2011
  52. English

    Can you please check if the following sentences are grammatical? Thank you. (especially questions 1-2) 1) Outline T.S. Eliot’s poetic theory as expressed in his essay Tradition and individual talent. 2) Outline T.S.Eliot's poetic theory and then draw a

    asked on June 6, 2011
  53. English

    Thank you very much. Could you please check if the answer to question is grammatical? 1) At the beginning of the voyage the ship is caught in a storm then by mist and snow and finally is surrounded by ice. The storm is represented as a huge bird, chasing

    asked on June 5, 2011
  54. English

    Can you please reconsider questions 1,2 and 3 and tell me if they are grammatically correct? 1) How are Joyce's Dubliners arranged and what are its two recurrent themes? 2) What features do all the characters in Joyce's "Dubliners" have in common? 3) Refer

    asked on June 5, 2011
  55. English

    I really don't know how to express questions n. 1-2 better. Can you please help me? 1) How are Joyce's Dubliners arranged and what are its two recurrent themes? 2) What features have all the characters in Joyce's "Dubliner" have in common? 3) In Joyce's

    asked on June 5, 2011
  56. English

    I left out the following three sentences on the same theme. Thank you. 1) The moral of this novel is that every excess must be punished and reality cannot be escaped: when Dorian destroys the picture, he cannot avoid the punishment of all his sins, that

    asked on June 5, 2011
  57. English

    Thank you very much. In point 1 I need to formulate my question better. As for the other points I'd like you to revise the language, especially in point 4. 1) Why is Wilde's "The picture of Dorian Gray profoundly allegorical? What does the picture

    asked on June 5, 2011
  58. English

    Can you please help me rephrase these questions? I know they are grammatically correct but I need to express them differently. Thank you. 1) Give a brief description of the monster as referred to by Dr Frankenstein in Chapter 5 of Mary Shelley's

    asked on June 4, 2011
  59. English

    I forgot to add these two other sentences you checke before. I just wanted to be sure. 1) He created a potion capable of releasing (or to release) his evil side. 2)The individual is left in front of two choices. (is given only two choices/has only two

    asked on June 4, 2011
  60. English

    Can you please help me rephrase these questions? They should appear as different questions though the meaning is the same. 1) Give a brief description of the monster as referred to by Dr Frankenstein in Chapter 5 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Explain

    asked on June 4, 2011
  61. English

    Can you please check these sentences? I'm unsure about the use of synonyms. Thank you. 1)Dr Jekyll creates a potion capable to release (or of realising) his evil side. 2) For this purpose, he uses a particular salt, adds it to other componenents and brings

    asked on June 4, 2011
  62. English

    Can you please check these sentences for me, please? Thank you very much. 1) The word Victorian derives from Queen Victoria, who ruled constitutionally for more than half a century, from 1837 to 1901. 2) The Victoria Age was a complex area characterized,

    asked on June 3, 2011
  63. English

    Can you check this sentence, it's really urgent. Before sending you details of my credit card, I would like you to confirm the offer made to me by Mr Smith, your Reservation Executive.

    asked on June 3, 2011
  64. English

    Can you please check these few sentences, please? Thank you. 1) I just wanted to know why two meals are not included in your rate and how much your hotel charges for a dinner. 2) Would you please be so kind and send me the details of your offer again?

    asked on June 3, 2011
  65. English

    I forgot to include these other sentences. I just wanted to know if the verb should be "originate" or "originated". Thank you. 1) He regarded imagination as a special intuition which enabled the poet to see things the ordinary man was blind to. He defined

    asked on June 2, 2011
  66. English

    I just wanted to know if the tense choice is correct. Thank you in advance. (The poet remembers seeing a crowd of daffodils). 1) In the first stanza Wordsworth describes the daffodils (as) lying beside the lake, beneath the trees. 2) In the second stanza

    asked on June 2, 2011
  67. English

    I forgot to include the following few sentences. Thank you very much. 1) If it hadn't been for (the action of) one brave woman, the boycot wouldn't have occurred. 2) I'm doubtful whether or not to stay with the same family as two of my classmates. (to

    asked on June 2, 2011
  68. English

    Can you please check these sentences, please? Thank you. 1) The bus trip was very boring and I slept during the whole trip (all the trip is wrong) because I was very tired. 2) We moved (better we went) to Grado for lunch (and had lunch there also

    asked on June 2, 2011
  69. English

    I forgot to add these two sentences. Thank you. I'm annoyed with his behaviour. I'm annoyed/irritated/angry with him about his behaviour (??). I'm bored with my present job/I'm fed up with my job/I'm tired of my job.

    asked on June 1, 2011
  70. English

    Could you please check these adjectives referring to personality? Thank you very much. 1) I'm outgoing, sensible, sincere, touchy and hard-working. 2) I'm quite confident about myself. I'm anxious about next week's biology test. 3) If I were you, I'd study

    asked on June 1, 2011
  71. English

    Can you please check these two sentences? 1) He contrasts natural behaviour, which he regards as good to social behaviour, which was governed by reason and social conventions. 2) Long, low-neck T-shirts, which reach up to the tighs, are very popular among

    asked on June 1, 2011
  72. English

    Can you please check this short letter of enquiry, please? 1) My husband and I are looking for a double room plus an extra bed for my six-year-old child for 14 nights from 4 July to 18 July. 2) In particular, we would like to know your rates in half board

    asked on May 31, 2011
  73. English

    Is it a mistake to write "Nature ceased to be consideres "as" a real living being?" I included a few more sentences. Thank you. 1) In the fourth stanza the poet suggests that in order to hear the voice of nature we should be in a state of inner emptiness

    asked on May 30, 2011
  74. English

    Could you please check these sentences, please? I'm not sure about the rephrase. 1)In the first stanza the poet remembers wondering aimlessly and alone in the countryside. All at once he was amazed by the sight of a crowd of daffodils dancing ad fluttering

    asked on May 30, 2011
  75. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. When I describe Wordsworth' conception of poetry, shall I use the present or the past? 1) Wordsworth believed poetry should deal with everyday situations or incidents and with ordinary people living in the

    asked on May 30, 2011
  76. English

    Can you please check these two sentences, please? Thank you 1) Nature ceased to be considered as a philosophical entity (concept?). It came to be felt as a real living being (real and living being) and to be described as it actually was. 2) The Romantics

    asked on May 30, 2011
  77. English

    Can you help me express the following ideas in a letter? It is really urgent and I don't want to be misunderstood. Thank you. 1) We're looking for a double room plus extra bed for my six-year-old child for 15 nights from 4 August to 19 August. 2) In

    asked on May 29, 2011
  78. English

    Here are some sentences I'd like you to check Midlands 1) Joe and Simon ad successfully climbed to the top of Siula Grande, one of the most difficult mountains in the Andes. 2) They decided to climb down the mountain in spite of the dangerous weather

    asked on May 28, 2011
  79. English

    I'd like you to check these few sentences for me. Thank you very much. 1) I'd hate to lose (and not losing) my ring because it was my grandmother's. 2) I use the internet to do school research and to look up information I need for school. 3) I'm a Tim

    asked on May 27, 2011
  80. English

    I left out this last sentence I would really like you to check. Thank you 1) I use the net to do (carry out) school research, look up information I need for school, keep up to date on what happens in the world and finally, to chat with my friends through

    asked on May 26, 2011
  81. English

    I chose the five as you suggested to me. Thank you for your help 1) A white man asked Rosa Parks to give up her seat to him/to get up because he wanted her seat/to stand up-Are they all possible? 2) The boycot would have been a success, if Rosa Parks

    asked on May 26, 2011
  82. English

    I saw your corrections and I thank you for your help. Shall I write this way: 1) The interior monologue has the following features: first, it is immediate since it lacks the conventional syntax and it is free from introductory expressions. Second, it is

    asked on May 25, 2011
  83. English

    I left out three sentences, I hope you can see them. 1) Can you use his/her when writing a dissertion? Exmple: The character stays fixed in a place whereas his/her consciousness moves freely in time. 2) There was no use in (is "in" necessary?) thinking of

    asked on May 25, 2011
  84. English

    Could you please check these sentences,please? It's really urgent. I made some changes and I would like to know if they are correct. 1) The interior monologue has the following features. First, it is immediate since it lacks the conventional syntax and it

    asked on May 25, 2011
  85. English

    I urgently need to find a site where I can get a video lesson with transcript of the Holocaust. By the way, could you check these sentences I'm not sure of? 1)Robinson’s ship was stuck (wrecked) in the sand and the waves were dashing over it. There was

    asked on May 25, 2011
  86. english

    Do you say colorful or colored shirts?

    asked on May 25, 2011
  87. English

    Could you please check if everything is ok? It's really urgent. 1)The old woman is wearing an elegant black business suit with a white blouse and a white-and-blue striped scarf. 2)The boy in the picture is wearing a black leather jacket with a white

    asked on May 25, 2011
  88. English

    Could you check these very few sentences. I also wanted to know why the sentence "He is said to send her messages" is wrong. Isn't it equivalent to "they say he always sends her messages"? Thank you for helping me. 1) A make-up artist is someone who puts

    asked on May 24, 2011
  89. English

    You are right but I just want to know if the following sentences are grammatically correct. Thank you. He is reported to be sending her messages. He is reported to have sent her messages. He is reported to have been sending her messages. He is reported to

    asked on May 24, 2011
  90. English

    I checked the site Sarah suggested to me on the personal construction with the passive voice. I hope someone can help me with my doubts. Maybe the sentences are just not possible. 1) They report that Peter is sending her messages. Peter is reported to be

    asked on May 24, 2011
  91. English

    I included my doubts in short sentences. Thank you. 1) What/how do you call a woman's suit made up of a jacket and a pair of trousers? I don't really know. 2) How do you call very short socks, which are completely hidden by the shoes and are usually worn

    asked on May 24, 2011
  92. English

    I have a few more questions. I hope you can answer them. 1) What/how do you call a woman's suit made up of a jacket and a pair of trousers? 2) How do you call very short socks, which are completely hidden by the shoes and are usually worn in the summer? 3)

    asked on May 24, 2011
  93. English

    Can you check if the following sentences which I turned into the passive voice using the personal construction are correct? Thank you for helping me! 1) They report that Peter is sending her messages. Peter is reported to be sending her messages. 2) Peter

    asked on May 24, 2011
  94. English

    Can you check if the following sentences which I turned into the passive voice using the personal construction are correct? Thank you for helping me! 1) They report that Peter is sending her messages. Peter is reported to be sending her messages. 2) Peter

    asked on May 24, 2011
  95. English

    I selected the five questions I was truly unsure of. 1) Can you change this 100-Euro note into two 50-Euro notes, please? 2) I was last in the hospital when I had my tonsils/appendicitis/ adenoids out (or removed?) /when I was operated on my knee/when I

    asked on May 23, 2011
  96. English

    I have selected the five questions I was unsure of. 1) In 1945 the Labour Party came to power and introduced the welfare state, a system of social services organized and paid for by the government. 2) The National Insurance Scheme was set up in 1946 to

    asked on May 23, 2011
  97. English

    I left out the following sentences.I hope you can have a look at them. 1) Can you change this 100-Euro note into two 50-Euro notes, please? 2) I was last in the hospital when I had my tonsils and adenoids out/when I was operated on my knee. 3) April is

    asked on May 23, 2011
  98. English

    I forgot to add the following details. I really hope you can have a look at them. 1) In 1903 Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst set up the Women’s Social and Political Union. They campaigned with other women for more rights and recognition for women’s

    asked on May 23, 2011
  99. English

    Can you check this very short summary on the second World War, please? 1) On 1st September 1939 Germany invaded Poland. England allied with France against Germany. 2) Germany entered France but British people managed to evacuate most of the English

    asked on May 23, 2011
  100. English

    I forgot to include the following two sentences and as well as few sentences in indirect speech. Thank you. 1)He invited me to go (not come) to the disco with him that evening. 2) This prescription must be shown (not "showed") to the doctor. 3) "Fire now",

    asked on May 22, 2011

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