58 Answered Questions for the topic language arts
How can I improve an essay or make it more readable?
You may be wondering how to organize an essay better. You may be wondering to make it easier to understand and grade. You may already have a great essay, but simply want to make it outstanding. No... more
(Magna Carta) HELP ME!!! What category from the word bank goes with the paragraph?
ChurchFamily and PropertyTaxes and ServiceLegal MattersLocal GovernmentTowns and TradeEnforcement and Security(They can be used more than once) Heirs are to be married without... more
Important!! Please help.
When would an author use 1st person point of view instead of 3rd person point of view?
What is the difference(if there is one) between Nullify and Abrogate?
What is an fun, easy way to remember definition of the word EPISTEMOLOGY? I know "logy" means "the study of" but I can't remember that "episteme" means "knowledge"
How can I improve my student’s reading comprehension?
What does it mean when you asked to find the gist of a text?
Reflect and Analyze this quote: “You don’t see race. You just think you see race.” What is the meaning behind that quote?
Reflect and Analyze this quote: “You don’t see race. You just think you see race.”What is the meaning behind that quote?*This has to do with race and backgrounds and on how people view each other... more
In "Al Capone Does my Shirts" by Gennifer Choldenko, is Piper's scheme corruption?
In the novel, Al Capone Does my Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko, is Piper's Scheme considered a type of corruption? Also, is Moose getting popularity also a type of corruption? If not, what other 3... more
What is the setting of the book Wonder with vivid descriptions? Also, how does August Pullman look and behave in the book Wonder?
I need two supporting body paragraphs that support my thesis. Here's my introduction.
A principal at a Scottish school asks a student, "Awright, how come aren't ye sportin' yer kilt?" A boy wearing a skirt seems weird to people but it shouldn't. Boys should be able to wear a skirt... more
I need a good counter argument for my essay. The topic is "Can boys wear a skirt to school" My position is that boys can wear a skirt to school.
isn't the simple subject of the sentence "The pack of wolves ran through the woods,"the word pack?
One of the Mr. Button worksheets says wolves is the simple subject, and my granddaughter's teacher said I was wrong in saying the simple subject is pack. Has something changed in our English... more
Is Poe’s “unity of effect” effective in “The Black Cat”?
Is Poe’s “unity of effect” effective in “The Black Cat”? Possible thesis statement: Write a potential thesis statement. Remember, this is your “so what” of your essay. Topic Sentence 1: What... more
rewrite any paragraph in divergent that shows the narrators voice
Within the study of English/Language Arts, what is the difference between "Compare" versus "Contrast"?
What is this figurative language?
"It took some time to try to light the fire."-Simile-Metaphor-Personification-Onomatopoeia-Oxymoron-Idiom-Hyperbole-Allusion-Alliteration-Pun-Assonance-Synecdoche-Irony
How can belonging to a gang fill the role of a family?
Based off of the New York Times article, "Bored, Broke, and Armed: Clues to Chicago’s Gang Violence".
What would be a thesis statement for an essay about how college is worth the cost?
I’m writing a essay on if college is worth the cost & i need help on my thesis :) .
Language Arts Linguistics
Cultural Language reflecting
The way we view the world is directly tied to the language we learn to describe it. What are some examples where language reflects culturally based perspectives
What is the main verb in the sentence? I am studying the amazing life of Wilma Rudolph
Which of the following sentences is written in active voice?
Only minutes before class began, a math test was remembered by Tamil that he had.A math test was remembered by Tamil that he had only minutes before class began.That he had a math test was... more
What is the appositive or appositive phrase for the sentence : In 2004 , led by pilot Mike Melvill , SpaceShipOne became the first private manned space vehicle to fly into space .
Which two words have a negative connotation- wide, swarming, greasy, urged, plain ?
I would just like to know which two of those words have a negative connotation.