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English Language

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By legal definition of posted it means the act through an event hasbeen made published to the world or group of individuals
Here are some examples: "It was a long and arduous journey." "It was not too arduous a task for a Sunday morning." "The mountain climbers tackled the arduous terrain."
They look like pigs because someone made a mistake. During TheMiddle Ages, in about the fifteenth century, metal was expensiveand seldom used for household wares. Instead, dishes and pots weremade of an economical clay called pygg. Whenever housewives couldsave an extra coin, they dropped it into...
The synonyms could be challenging or contending. The terms for unseating an incumbent or champion is to oust, depose or dethrone.
Pu nctuatio ns: . 1. Period ( . ) . 2. Ellipses (...) . 3. Comma ( , ) . 4. Semicolo n ( ; ) . 5. Apostrophe ( ' ) . 6. Dash ( --- ) . 7. Hype n ( - ) . 8-9. Quotatio n Marks (" " ) a nd ( ' ') . 10. Italics . Example: Ca n you spell wo nder ? . 11. Pare ntheses ( ) ....
Yes, bight is a word. It doesn't mean bite, though, it refers to alarge bay of water, such as the Bight of Biafra. Occasionally itcan be used to mean a bend in any geographical feature.
Make it clear what you want to talk about. Itroduced the reader inthe problem.
Budweis or Böhmisch Budweis, is a statutory city in the CzechRepublic. It is the largest city in the South Bohemian Region . Thebeer is alleged to have been first brewed there
The conjunction in the sentence is and , which joins thecompound object of the preposition 'in'.
When a company wants to make a deal with a programming company or asystem analyst (to be more precise) for designing a system for thecompany, they use a Requirement Specification Document to writetheir system requirements.
Energy is associated with power and motion, and matter isassociated with everything physical. Both are types of sciencevocabulary.
No, double jeopardy is when someone is charged twice for the same crime, which is illegal in the US.
Yes, a book title is a proper noun, the name of a specific book.
Partying and celebrations
No, the verb "works" an action verb . A linking verb is a verb that functions as an equal sign, the subject is or becomes the object . Examples: He is the owner of the gas station. (he = owner) He became a mechanic in his teens. (he = mechanic)
The monument represents more than just four great presidents,McGee-Ballinger said. It's a theme of the nation's history andunity. Washington represents the nation's founding. Jefferson, whocompleted the Louisiana Purchase, represents expansion. Lincolnsymbolizes preservation. And Roosevelt...
Maybe someone is really pretty and then one day you realise howugly they are skin deep. Beauty is skin deep means that if you'repretty inside then you're pretty .
"To cease to toil with an intent to rest"
"Instruct" is itself a verb, e.g. "I will instruct, I do instruct, I am instructing, I have instructed, etc." It's actually instructing and instructed.
The website gilderlehrman has good information on the topic. Hopethis helps.
You should believe that you can do as many things as you want todo. . You have to want to believe . . Hear me now; believe me later! . I believe my teacher.
Yes it is the direct object because you are explaining how the daywas.
Simple accounting approach that immediately charges off bad debt.
it approaches by beacuase general is talking about how it works andthe scientific method talks about what it is and how it woks andthe way to do it the scientific method explains the way howscientist do things
A ratio is a comparison between two quantities. Ratio is the quantitative relation between two different amountsshowing the number of times one value is contained within theother. To solve, you have to make each side of the ration equal,like an even scale. Adding further it is the value of relation...
Any . +++ Strictly speaking, it is ADD. . The word 'sum' is used colloquially for any simple arithmeticalcalculation, but in mathematics a 'sum' is properly the result ofadding two or more numbers.
Hood is the slang word of 'ghetto' where blacks stay because they don't have any money or grew up without parents.
The acronym ADC stands for Association Of District Councils.
2 wire has a live wire to energise the field where as the singlewire alternator self energises and does not need the powered feed.
This is a Middle English word, and derives from an imitation of thecat itself.
TFJ means Thanks For Joining.
It's an expression which basically means: "Whatever you've done,it's going to end up in a mess" or that it's going to end up reallybad.
Usually the figure of speech which is called a simile compares two words, or two objects or ideas, that describe things which normally aren't a bit like one another. An example of a simile is: 'My love is like a red, red rose.' Or, you might say, 'My maths test was as prickly as a holly bush.'
The acronym BCA stands for Basic Credit Approval.
tis - it is ope o'er gi' ne'er ello - hello u smel - smell ha he
"Dream of" is usually a preface to a statement which reflectssomething that someone hopes for, that they aspire to be, or thatis a goal of theirs. "Dream about" denotes something which someone had a dream about, aseries of mental images or scenes that one experiences whilethey're sleeping (their...
Hypopiesis relates to hypotension, or subnormal arterial bloodpressure.
1 syllable: bane, blain, brain, Cain, cane, chain, crane, dane, drain, Dwayne, fain, feign, fein, gain, grain, jain, Jane, jayne, lain, lane, main, Maine, mane, pain, pane, plain, plane, rain, reign, rein, sane, slain, Spain, sprain, stain, strain, train, twain, vain, vane, vein, wane, Wayne 2...
The acronym EFT stands for Electronic Funds Transfer.
for business propose written communication is the best for securityreason and you have a prof all communication if something wrong infuture.
A clause is a group of words that includes a subject and a verb. A clause can be distinguished from a phrase, which does not containa subject and a verb (e.g., in the afternoon, drinking from thebowl ). Examples of Noun Clause Errors 1) The noun clause lacks an introductory pronoun. Wrong -...
Jinshu (Book of Jin) is an official Chinese historical textcovering the history of the Jin dynasty from 265 to 420. It was compiled in 648 by a numberof officials commissioned by the imperial court of the Tang dynasty , with chancellor Fang Xuanling as the lead editor, drawing mostly from...
There is no way of knowing this, as it was probably one of the primitive humans who was first tricked into doing something by another primitive human.
Bow-Vine (as in the plant vine)
Those who uttered this phrase wanted to be represented inparliament so that they could have a say in their taxation ratherthan no one speaking for them
trans = across scribo = write
Appearance - the way that someone or something looks. Usage: Hey Tim, have you seen Chuck? His appearance ishorrendous, he looks like he just got out of bed!
Yes sir I am suffering from Ra Factor positive sir ,can you help me?
The plural form of the word "baby" is "babies."
Red generally has to do with both Shinto and Buddhist traditions,and brides often wear it. Orange means happiness and love Yellow means bravery and cheerfulness (quite the opposite of ourWestern interpretation of cowardice). It's also to color of thenational crest, the chrysanthemum, and in Buddhism...
Skim Coating is applying a very thin coating of epoxy on a wallbefore applying a service covering such as wallpaper. The skimcoatings market are the users of such epoxies and plasters.
It means simply the main things that are true about the character.They define his/her purpose in the story.
Winnipeg, Canada is in the CST (UTC-6) time zone. Australia has six different time zones: Perth - AWST (UTC+8) which is fourteen hours ahead of Winnipeg Eucia - ACWST (UTC+8.45) which is fourteen hours, and forty fiveminutes ahead. Darwin - ACST (UTC+9.30) which is fifteen hours, and thirty...
Oi. Não sou tão boa em inglês,por isso você vai ter que traduzir.Sou fã da Sandy e soube que ela se revoltou por receber poucas reviews em suas fanfics de Bleach (lindas fanfics). Também por causa das críticas de algumas escritoras que não gostavam dela e a importunavam. Ela...
well, i'm not sure i can help you with that, but i do know that theword "butt" originated in Asia/Australia, meaning your "behind"
There are loads, here are a few: lift - elevator nappy - diaper angry - mad mad - crazy clever - smart trousers - pants pants - panties tights - pantyhose shopping centre - mall
Holiness, faith and purity. Also, as they bloom in the spring theycan express the idea of rebirth.
When both sides of a war agree to a suspension of hostilities. A truce.
The solicitor issued a writ against the company for the loss of business due to poor contractual work. or A writ is a form of written command in the name of a court or other legal authority to act, or abstain from acting, in a particular way.
One December morning near the end of the year when snow was falling moist and heavy for miles all around, so that the earth and the sky were indivisible, Mrs. Bridge emerged from her home and spread her umbrella. The remaining clauses explain the first/main clause. These subordinated clauses help...
I think you mean interpretable, Its meaning is capable of being understood.
To interpret means to understand or make sense of something, so ifsomething is interpretable, it means that you can make sense of it.
Exceptionally, particularly, specifically, notably, primarily, mainly...
There are two types of letter to announce new ownership of abusiness. A letter to suppliers and the business's financialassociates . Using a standard business letter format, the body of the letterwill be more formal and concise: . In the first paragraph, state the reason for writing, "We...
The cabin had a view of the bight. Help me bight these poles together.
There is no difference in the meaning. The spelling aluminium is the international chemical term recommended by IUPAC (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry), in line with other names of elements (such as sodium, chromium, cadmium). In the US it is specifically spelled as aluminum ....
the act of maintaining.
A doze of sunscreen might work...
The Battle of Stalingrad was widely viewed as Nazi Germany's firstmajor loss in battle. It marked the end of Germany's seeminglyunstoppable advance and the start of their retreat and eventualsurrender.
remarkable, astounding, phenomenal
The image is of your tongue as an engine- it's going so fast that it's heated up. This idiom means you're talking too much.
i dont think so it could be made up from ruta and used as a word meaning all things good and wow (e.g the french would say volla!)
A interest is something that dosent only catch your eye, but gives you a idea of what you enjoy. It's something you like to experience, more then so just glare at. It's something you particularly like as a person. It's apart of you, it is what makes you, you . A attraction is something that can...
FDA defines "system of usage" product packaging as "An approach of product packaging drug product into a solitary container which contains greater than one dosage device, normally enough amount of medicine for one normal program of therapy."
The Olymipic Torch represents the EternalFlame . The Eternal Flame PROBABLYrepresents Hestia (Vesta), Greek goddess of the hearth. Or it couldrepresent Hephaestus (Vulcan), Greek god of fire.
The noun 'teacher' is a common gender noun , a word for a male or a female.
Macbeth puts Banquo's empty chair in the place of honor, only tohave it filled by Banquo's ghost, whom only Macbeth can see.