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A participle phrase functions in a sentence as a A.) adverb B.) adjective C.) noun

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Answer 1
Answer: The answer is b.)adjective

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HIGH SCHOOL

identify the human rights or violation or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

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One kind of human rights violation is unfair imprisonment, and this includes human trafficking and slavery. It is particularly bad, as it often leaves the victim with no hope and the perpetrators can engage in long-term abuse often without fearing conssequences
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Two answers. Select the correct answer from each drop-down menu. Based on the usage of the words bequeath and posterity in this excerpt from Thomas Paine's Common Sense, complete the sentences.

The authority of Great Britain over this continent, is a form of government, which sooner or later must have an end: And a serious mind can draw no true pleasure by looking forward, under the painful and positive conviction that what he calls "the present constitution" is merely temporary. As parents, we can have no joy, knowing that this government is not sufficiently lasting to ensure any thing which we may bequeath to posterity.

Charlie Wyatt bequeathed ... ___________________
a. the walls of his living room with artworks
b. his supporters to win the mayoral elections
c. his collection of books to the local library
d. his passion for soccer during his college years

The posterity ... ______________________
a. of a gentleman prevents him from associating with common folks.
b. of any nation has the right to blame their predecessors for their suffering
c. of any single person is not enough to grant him or her any authority over another person
d. of any government can easily be damaged by false press and rumors

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Answer:

c. his collection of books to the local library.

b. of any nation has the right to blame their predecessors for their suffering.

Explanation:

The word "bequeath" means to dispose of something by leaving it to someone in a will or a testament. It is similar to the meaning of "to pass on" and "to hand down." In this case, Charlie Wyatt passed on his collection of books to the local library after his death.

The word "posterity" refers to the descendants of a people, or to future generations. Therefore, the sentence states that the descendants of a people can blame their predecessors for their suffering.

Charlie Wyatt bequeathed c. his collection of books to the local library

The posterity b. of any nation has the right to blame their predecessors for their suffering.

Bequeath means leave or pass some property from one to another.

Posterity means all future generations.

MIDDLE SCHOOL

Read the passage: the wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees. the moon was a ghostly galleon tossed up cloudy seas. the road was a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor, and the highwayman came riding-riding-riding. the highwayman came riding, up to the old inn-door which best explains how the imagery in the passage in used to establish the poems mood? A. The imagery of the highwayman riding

B. The repetition of riding

C. The length of the lines

D. The setting

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I would say d. the setting 

Answer:D the setting

Explanation:

It is describing what is around it like how it is dark.

HIGH SCHOOL

How does Shakespeare’s use of literary techniques in Much Ado About Nothing serve to reveal larger human truths?

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The use of "crotchets" here is another kind of wordplay within the larger quibble on notes and noting, since the word means quarter notes as well as whimsical ideas. Still another form of quibble is the exaggerated use of a metaphor. 
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Which line in this excerpt from Anne Bradstreet's "As Weary Pilgrim, Now at Rest" best demonstrates the speaker’s desire to be free from the burdens of the world? 1.Mine eyes no more shall ever weep,
2.No fainting fits shall me assail,
3.Nor grinding pains my body frail,
4.With cares and fears ne'er cumb'red be

(can pick more than one)

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The correct answer is the following: option 4. "With cares and fears ne'er cumb'red be" is the line in the excerpt from "As Weary Pilgrim, Now at Rest" that best demonstrates the speaker's desire to be free from the burdens of the world. The line reflects on how the speaker will never be burdened  or hindered by fear or cares, to demonstrate her desire to be free from all of the conflict and darkness of the world. These lines add to the main theme of the poem written by Anne Bradstreet, that is the discussion of death, and how death can sometimes be seen as an alleviation from any type of sorrow the world can throw at you. Breadstreet reflects upon this when encountering a loved one passing away after dealing with a lot of pain and sorrow.

Answer:

  1. .Mine eyes no more shall ever weep
  2. No fainting fits shall me assail,
  3. Nor grinding pains my body frail
  4. With cares and fears ne'er cumb'red be

Explanation:

  1. This means she will stop crying, maybe due to pains.
  2. She will not be attacked by  any more fits, these could  be anger, nervous..
  3. Her body will not be "broken" or "hit" by  sharp pains
  4. Her body will never be full of fears .

The burdens of the world are focussed on physical pain , basically.

MIDDLE SCHOOL

What does Penelope arrange for the suitors who want to marry her

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HI,

Answer:

Whoever could put the string to Odysseus  bow and shoot it threw twelve axes could marry Penelope.

Extra information:

This was actually set up by Odysseus who then convinced Penelope ( He was in disguise). When he would show hes strength who would reveal himself.

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she has them try to string odysseus' bow knowing that only him himself can do it. Then if they could string the bow (they cant) she tells them to shoot the arrow cleanly through 12 axe handles.

MIDDLE SCHOOL

What is the theme of the grumble family poem?

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Answer:

The poem "The Grumble Family" mainly discusses the theme of discontentment and being unsatisfied with whatever is being given to man.

Explanation:

The poem "The Grumble Family" written by an anonymous writer talks of the discontentment of humans with whatever they have and no matter what is being given to them or provided with, they will still get other issues to grumble about. The Grumble family represents the 'class' of men who are always dissatisfied with their lives, and can never find happiness in the little they have. And if anyone is to mingle with the 'Grumble Family', they will imbibe in them the same mannerism and become like them in no time. This is the effect that a negative aspect of humanity can have on others, even if no one wants to a part of.

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HIGH SCHOOL

Can the “tension” created by nonviolent direct action become a positive or negative force to effect change? Cite evidence from King's “Letter from a Birmingham Jail” in your answer.

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The tension created by nonviolent direct action can lead to positive change according to Martin Luther King Jr. In fact, he seems to argue in his "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" that this is the only thing that works. Without tension, people do not feel forced to change or even to negotiate, and they find it easy to ignore important issues. He argues that:

"Nonviolent direct action seeks to create such a crisis and foster such a tension that a community which has constantly refused to negotiate is forced to confront the issue. It seeks so to dramatize the issue that it can no longer be ignored."

Answer & Explanation:

The tension created by nonviolent direct action can positively affect change. King argues that tension is the only way to affect change long term. Without tension, people do not feel forced to give his people freedom or realize the injustice they have done African-Americans. In other words, as King says, "Nonviolent direct action seeks to create such a crisis and foster such a tension that a community which has constantly refused to negotiate is forced to confront the issue. It seeks so to dramatize the issue that it can no longer be ignored."

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Select the sentence that uses apostrophes correctly. 1. A. The ladies book club will meet on Tuesday's.
B. The ladies' book club will meet on Tuesdays.
C. The ladie's book club will meet'on Tuesday'

2. A. Both of us make our' 7's that way.
B. Both of us make our 7's that way.
C. Both of us make our' 7s that way

3. A. Both doctors' offices have copies of poems on the wall.
B. Both doctor's offices have copies of poem's on the wall.
C. Both doctor's offices have copies of poems on the wall.

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#1 is A. (mark plz
1.  B. The ladies' book club will meet on Tuesdays. 

2. C. Both of us make our' 7s that way

3. C. Both doctor's offices have copies of poems on the wall.

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