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Question on Grad School Application

The question and my response are below. Is the Frost quote cited properly and any suggestions would be appreciated: 7. Is there other information about yourself that you consider important which has not been covered in the previous questions? As I first began toying with the idea of pursuing a Master's degree, I rememb

Please check for comma errors

Check for comma errors: 1. Reading is a hobby of mine. 2. Before going to bed Betty always reviews her Spanish vocabulary. 3. Leaning back too far on the stool Larry hit the floor with a bang. 4. Around the clock nurses watch the patients in Intensive Care. 5. "By the way the door is locked, so instead of

Please check for comma errors

Check for comma errors: 1.I'll go with you if you pay my way.2.If you loan me your car I'll take your grandmother anywhere she wants to go.3.When Karen wants something she always sends me a littlegift.4.When we go out of town is not important.5.I can't afford to go because of the high fuel prices.6.Mary doesn't like him because

Tenses

Please can you answer the following tenses E.G. concentrate on capital verbs only and give the time reference. Each question should have a tense and time reference I'm TRAVELLING to London next week. I wish I had more time to FINISH this exercise. When you have FINISHED you can go home. Gorbachev CALLS for peace sum

Correct punctuation question

Which is the correct punctuation for the following sentence? I received my bachelors' degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. I received my bachelor's degree from Stephen F. Austin State University. Thank you.

Summarize: Heralded as the "Moses" of her people...

Heralded as the "Moses" of her people, Underground Railroad conductor Harriet Tubman became a legend during her lifetime, leading approximately 300 slaves to freedom during a decade of freedom work. Denied any real childhood or formal education, Tubman labored in physically demanding jobs as a woodcutter, a field hand, and in li

Dylan Thomas

Identify the point of view of Dylan Thomas' "The Hunchback in the Park". What do the details of the poem tell us about the speaker? Should be a somewhat brief essay. Dylan Thomas - The Hunchback In The Park The hunchback in the park A solitary mister Propped between trees and water From the opening of the garden l

I need assistance on how to do this term paper...

Let It Pour: My First Assignment as Executive Assistant Who says rainy days and Mondays can get you down? It's Monday and raining, and I'm on top of the world! On Saturday I got engaged, on Sunday we found a house that we're going to bid on this coming weekend, today is the first day of my promotion to executive assistant to

Run-on sentences

This is a one-page handout explaining the run-on sentence and offering several different solutions for fixing it. Examples of run-ons are taken from actual student papers submitted in a college composition course.

Why did willaim golding write lord of the flies?

A part of my book review is to explain willliam goldings purpose in writing Lord Of The Flies. I have he rest of the essay figured out, but this peice is puzzling me. i have found that he was foreshadowing a war to come, but that is all i could find. do you have any reasons of why he wrote this?

Definition Writing

How do I re-write this in definition? My instructor says this decribes not defines. Sitting in my Daughter's bedroom is an old teddy bear. It doesn't look like anything special, just a plain white teddy bear standing about 15 inches tall. It has black buttons for eyes, and the white stuffing is poking out of several h

Getting rid of cliches

Reviewed the passage, revise it say what it means in plain English! "The man was like a bull in a china shop. Even though he got through the door as smooth as silk, he really ended up getting stuck between a rock and a hard place. He was something of a round peg in a square hole, and even though the tough get going when the

Proposal addressed to the Dean

3 page proposal addressed to the Dean of the College of Business urging him to retain/remove the "Business Communication" course from the curriculum for future academic years. Writing. 1. pre-writing (1-2 pages) 2. a rough draft(2) 3. a revised draft (2) 4. final copy, edited and proof read.(3) There will be 4 separa

Literary and Poetic Terminology Handout

Taking a literature course and trying to write a literary analysis? Is your understanding of the literary terminology that has been discussed in class less than complete? Then this ten-page handout is an ideal reference. The terms are arranged in alphabetical order and several examples from a wide variety of literary works (bo

Emerson's View of The Poet and Longfellow Whittier and Poe

In the essay "The Poet" Ralph Waldo Emerson describes his idea of the American Poet but concludes by saying "I look in vain for the poet I describe." Whittier, Longfellow, and Poe are all American poets, In what ways do they meet Emerson's Criteria for The poet and in what ways do they fail to meet his criteria?

My topic is Breast Cancer.

1. Can you help me with the question; I need one complete sentence for my thesis statement. It should be focused on a specific content area and indicate the question, debate, or conflict that arises when people (yourself included) talk about this subject. 2. Give a description of three specific claims of this thesis statemen

Dracula

This job offers ideas about the role of women in Victorian society and how did the author present this in the story, "Dracula."

Rate the sources

Rate the sources by discussing in a complete paragraph its strengths and weaknesses, and its relevance to your topic, research question, and possible thesis statement. My topic is breast cancer: Source 1:Kristin Rhodes's life was on track. At 32, she had finished graduate school, and she and her husband had booked a v