Henry1

Most popular questions and responses by Henry1
  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. English

    Can you please check this paragraph for me? I need to express it better, using synonyms if possible. Thank you. 1) Joyce set all his works in Ireland and mostly in the city of Dublin. 2) Influenced by the French authors Flaubert and Baudelaire, he believed

    asked on May 9, 2011
  4. 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
  5. English

    Can you check these sentences, pelase? He was a normal child till the age of 18. He managed to take one of the cannnibals' captives prisoner (better: to capture ?) He decided to go to sea, to make his fortune at sea, to set out on a sea journey???

    asked on May 13, 2011
  6. 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
  7. English

    Could you please let me know which alternatives are best? I really need to know which ones I should use, especially in question 6. Thank you. 1) Next summer I'm going on holiday from 7 July to 27 July. We are going to spend two weeks on Malta. 2) My famiy

    asked on May 8, 2011
  8. English

    I just wanted to know if the following alternatives are possible. Thank you. 1) An actor plays the part of a character in a film or play/in a film or in a play/ in films or plays. 2) A director supervises and controls a film, play, or TV program/ a film, a

    asked on May 1, 2011
  9. 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
  10. English

    I forgot to add the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1) When we approached his mother, she went away and set on a bench on her own. 2) Her husband suffers from depression (??) and she doesn't want to talk to anyone, not even with her son. 3) Can

    asked on May 7, 2011
  11. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you. 1) The story is told by a third-person narrator. Eveline’s point of view is adopted throughout the story. The narrator opens in medias res and employs free indirect thoughts. 2) Eveline appears

    asked on May 4, 2011
  12. 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
  13. Maths

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

    asked on January 16, 2016
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. English

    I urgently need you to check these sentences on a trip description. I hope you can help me. Thank you. (I icluded some corrections in parentheses) 1) Our plane took off from Milan and stopped a day in Hong Kong. 2) We had the possibility to visit quickly

    asked on May 2, 2011
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. Eglish

    I forgot to include these sentences on the same theme. I hope you can check them too. Thank you. 1) At the school of languages he meets three professors who are meditating on how to improve their own country. 2) The first project they are working on is

    asked on May 12, 2011
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. English

    I last doubt on the same sentence. I just want to summarize the use of "leave". We are leaving Turin at ... We are leaving for Malpensa Airport at .... The verb "to leave" can be followed by "from", "for" or the place. Is it OK?

    asked on May 1, 2011
  27. English

    Can you please check if the two answers to the questions (3/4) are correct? It's really urgent. Thank you. 1)Jamal is planning a trip around the world on his motorbike with his friend Simon. 2)They are going to leave from London next week. Then they will

    asked on April 30, 2011
  28. English

    As promised, I'm sending you 5 sentences I'm finding it difficult to change. Thank you. 1)In the second stanza there is the description of a gas attack toward the trenches: a white fog raises up suddenly. While the poet manages to wear the gas mask,

    asked on April 27, 2011
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. English

    Just a question. Can you say: She is going to be two in two days'time (or in two days) I'm going to Sicily in a month's time. Is "time" optional? Thank you

    asked on May 18, 2011
  36. 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
  37. English

    Thank you very much. The sentences you checked are part of an exercise in which students are asked to put the verbs (from the active) into the passive voice. Do you think they are OK or shall I change sentence number 5? 1) He's going to do the washing-up

    asked on May 15, 2011
  38. English

    I left out the following sentences. Thank you. 1) In particular, he uses allusions to thirty-five writers in six languages along with allusions to various philosophical and religious traditions. 2) April is described as the cruellest month since it "stirs"

    asked on May 14, 2011
  39. 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
  40. English

    Thank you very much. I still have to check a few more things. I hope you can chec them. 1) Her personality lies in antithesis to those of her father and her fiancè. 2) She is submissive to her father's authority but at the time she is hard-working and in

    asked on May 4, 2011
  41. 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
  42. English

    I wrote 5 phrases and several alternatives. Can you please check tif they are grammatical? Thank you. I urgently need them. I include 2/3 phrases each time. Thank you 1) While I was getting ready for school it started to rain, my mum cooked brakfast, my

    asked on May 1, 2011
  43. English

    I have a question on my previous post. Why do you say "in the morning I usually have a shower/On the following morning/night I had a shower? I included a few more doubts. Thank you very much. 1)What are you going to do for/during/on (not “in”) your

    asked on April 28, 2011
  44. English

    I'd like you to check these other sentences please. Thank you very much. 1)The train is going to take eight hours to get to Rome. 2) The train journey is going to last eight hours. 3) We are flying back to Milan on 12 July. Our parents are going to pick us

    asked on April 28, 2011
  45. Maths

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

    asked on January 16, 2016
  46. Maths

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

    asked on January 16, 2016
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. 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
  55. 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
  56. 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
  57. 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
  58. 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
  59. 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
  60. 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
  61. 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
  62. 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
  63. 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
  64. English

    I left out the following sentences, which are part of the same homework. Thank you. 1) A woman has been waiting for about ten minutes. She left home at five past six and got there at exactly a quarter to seven. The man apologises for keeping her waiting

    asked on May 19, 2011
  65. English

    Can you please check these sentences for me, please? Thank you very much. 1) There are other teenagers who like wearing baggy jeans. You'll listen to the test twice. 2) You are asked either to cross the correct alternative (among three) or to fill in the

    asked on May 17, 2011
  66. English

    Could you please check these sentences for me? Can you help me express the following ideas better? Thank you. 1) If you don't get a "passed" out of your last written test you'll have to take a make-up exam in English August (to make up for your low mark in

    asked on May 17, 2011
  67. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1) She requested that we didn't go too near the river bank. (is it possible to use the subjunctive instead of the simple past?) 2) We were requested not to go too near the river bank. She

    asked on May 16, 2011
  68. English

    Could you please check these sentences I wrote containing phrasal verbs? Thank you. 1) I'll come with you as soon as I get through with my homework. We'll have to get together and choose a textbook for next year's students. 2) I gave away all me school

    asked on May 16, 2011
  69. English

    Could you please check the details of this trip? Thank you very much 1) We left from Turin at 5 a.m. by bus. Six hours later we arrived in Aquileia and visited the remains (also ruins?) of the old Roman town. 2) In the afternoon we moved (better we got to)

    asked on May 16, 2011
  70. English

    I just wanted you to explain me the following rule. 1) She promised to drive me to the station. She promised she would drive me to the station. Can "promise" ever be followed by "to + indirect object or indirect object"? Ex. She promised her mum (OR to her

    asked on May 15, 2011
  71. English

    I really need you to check this sentence. I included a few examples on phrasal verbs I'm not sure of. 1) The projector complains that it had been a very dear season (the stock was low/there had been a shortage of cucumbars/ in the growth??? of cucumbers)

    asked on May 12, 2011
  72. English

    Can you please chec this question, please? Thank you. 1. Write briefly what Italian teenagers like wearing at the moment. Then refers to what sort of clothing you like wearing

    asked on May 10, 2011
  73. English

    A last question to you. Thank you. The trip by bus (not "on the bus") will last six hours. I'm watching TV (not the television/the TV) I'm eating home-baked blueberry cake (not a home-baked blueberry tart?)

    asked on May 9, 2011
  74. English

    Can you please check these few sentencens, please? I went to John yestarday. OR I went to John's house yesterday. Leave the school and cross the street. OR Go out of the school and cross the street? I'd like cod (not a cod) with carrots. The bus trip lasts

    asked on May 9, 2011
  75. English

    Can you please check these sentences for me? I'm unsure about the word choice. 1)Joyce's "Dubliners" all the characters experience a sense of stagnation (paralyses) due to various reasons and are unable to break the chains that bind them. 2) Their

    asked on May 4, 2011
  76. English

    Can you briefly chech these few sentences, please? Thank you very much. They are urgent. 1) Dorian's wish for eternal beauty and youth could be connected to Goethe's Faust. 2) The portrait returns beautiful as original (or as it originally was?) 3) I

    asked on May 3, 2011
  77. English

    I left out a few last things. Thank you. They want to travel with a quite warm weather. It can also be raining/rainy (which is correct?) They'll need a back-up team in case they get ill or their motorbikes break down. Their trip will finish in the USA, to

    asked on May 1, 2011
  78. English

    I forgot to include a few last sentences. When reporting the following sentences: 1) "Have you done your homework yet" should I use already in reported speech? She asked me if I had already done my homework/or had done my homework yet. 2)"She arrived last

    asked on May 1, 2011
  79. English

    I'm posting you my questions again since I mispelt the word English before. Thank you very much for your help! I have a few more doubts. I also wanted to know if the sentence "It was three days since I had last met him" is a mistake. I just applied a

    asked on April 30, 2011
  80. Engliu

    I have a few more doubts. I also wanted to know if the sentence "It was three days since I had last met him" is a mistake. I just applied a grammar rule according to which "it was ... is followd by the past perfect with the meaning "I hadn't met him for

    asked on April 30, 2011
  81. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. They are really urgent. 1)He hadn't read a book since he was a boy/ "by the time he was a boy he hadn't read a book (is a mistake?) 2) She told me she had dumped him/broken/finished with him. (are they all

    asked on April 30, 2011
  82. English

    I did the corrections myself. Can you please check them? I just wanted to know if it is better to say "at Medford Square or in Medford Square, "to leave Turin for Rome", "to leave from Turin and go to Rome", "on" OR "during" our last night in Rome?". I

    asked on April 28, 2011
  83. 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
  84. 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
  85. English

    In my previous post I included the following sentence checked by Bob. I can't understand the correction. 1) They have no boots, so their feet bleed (correction: bled? Why is the past needed?). I did other corrections myself. Can you check them, please?

    asked on April 27, 2011
  86. English

    I did the corrections myself. I included them in brackets. Can you see if they are correct? Thank you. 1)The subject of the poem is the description of some soldiers while they are retreating through (toward) their trenches. 2)They should be young and

    asked on April 27, 2011
  87. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much 1) We went sightseeing in that huge city. We had a guided tour. The sad part was in Chile. They stole a lot from us. 2) Actually, they hotel was a five-star-hotel with no restaurant or pools

    asked on April 24, 2011
  88. English

    I still have a few doubts on some sentences. I really hope you can have a look at them. 1) You have to go (?) through the metal detector. 2) Nature was an instrument of God (but not "an The English Renaissance was less connected to (not with) the visual

    asked on April 24, 2011
  89. English

    I forgot to include these other sentences. As they are instructions, I'm not sure whether it is possible to use "you have to.., you'll have to". Thank you. 1) Go through passport control.There an official checks (will check?) your passport.All things (or

    asked on April 24, 2011
  90. English

    I changed my name to Henry1 because other students have chosen Mike, Mike 1. As you suggested to me, I chose five sentences. Thank you. 1)The trip showed me that there is a big world outside.I decided to take (??) the trip to keep my family good company.

    asked on April 23, 2011
  91. 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
  92. 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
  93. 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
  94. 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
  95. 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
  96. 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
  97. 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
  98. 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
  99. 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
  100. 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

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